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Beautifully Converted 18thc Barn In Blackdown Hills AONB

Bedrooms 4
Separate WCs1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Holiday Home in Culm Davy, Hemyock, Cullompton, Devon, England - Secluded Position Large Private Garden

Situated in the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Luggs Barn is ideally placed for visiting Devon's numerous attractions as well as both coastlines. Its secluded position and large enclosed garden make this property ideal for families. Pets are most welcome by arrangement.

Two ground floor suites and two first floor twin/double bedrooms with family bathroom sleep 8 in comfort. The vaulted first floor sitting room boasts a wood burning stove for cosy nights in as well as a balcony to make the most of the far reaching views. With antique beams and oak flooring as well as some exposed stonework, this triple aspect room is designed for complete relaxation all year round. Downstairs, the characterful kitchen features granite worktops, a window seat and large wooden table ideal for leisurely suppers with family and friends. This well-equipped space also features a fridge/freezer and washer/dryer for guests' convenience, while French windows lead outside.

Children of all ages are most welcome at Luggs Barn. We can provide stairgates, travel cot, highchair and changing mat by arrangement. The huge south-facing private garden overlooks the glorious views over the Culm Valley to Hemyock and beyond, and provides the perfect space for children to play.

Don't risk disappointment! Contact us today to secure your perfect Devon getaway.

As seen in Country Homes & Interiors and Devon Life Magazines!

Please note rates are set as a guide and subject to change or approval. Please inquire for accurate rates and minimum stay requirements for peak times

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Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

'Couldn't fault the facilities and I am the biggest perfectionist! Stunning, wow and amazing were said many times over our stay...See you next year!'

Mr and Mrs O, Northampton.

'A stunning house in idyllic surroundings - a perfect venue for our facilities of all we've stayed at for quite a few years!'

Mr and Mrs D, Surrey

'House perfect for large party including 2 toddlers. Lane perfect for kids to ride their bikes. Eggs and blackberries collected from garden. Piano and music nice touch!'

Mr and Mrs G, Derbyshire

'The best house and garden for our annual family holiday we've stayed in. Dogs loved Monty and Ted, kids loved collecting eggs, piano enjoyed by all.'

Mr and Mrs R, Suffolk
Nov 2010
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Hemyock in Taunton Deane District

Property Type:
  • barn
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite to bedroom 1 with shower bath, Mira shower, built in WC and basin. Heated towel rail. En-suite shower to bedroom 2 with basin, WC, shower, heated towel rail. Family bath with shower over bath, WC and extra large basin. Heated towel rail.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8+ (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bed 1 (ground floor) has a king size bed, French doors to garden and en-suite bathroom. Bed 2 (ground floor) has a double bed, window seat, chest of drawers and en-suite shower room. Beds 3 and 4 (first floor), twin/double zip link beds.
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Notes on accommodation: Short breaks available outside school holidays from £650 for 3 nights. Last minute deals also advertised on our Facebook page. Please call or email for availability. Newsflash: Last available summer dates: 1-11 July. Flexible start dates, short break £695, 7 nights £1395 or take the full 10 nights for just £1550. Call or email now to book. LATEST: Cancellation means that 1-8 August is once more available as at 20 May. Price is £1600. (NOW BOOKED AND AWAITING PAYMENT. 23/6) Outside: Luggs Barn is tucked away down a long private drive with only the owners' farmhouse close by. A balcony leads from the first floor living room from which you can enjoy the wonderful views. The huge private garden offers plenty of space for children to let off steam, as well as a gravelled sitting area with fabulous views, barbecue (available on request) and comfortable furniture. French doors from dining area and main bedroom onto courtyard give access to the garden; there's also a path leading to the garden from the main parking area. Guests are also welcome to explore the owners' 5 acres of land which include a wildflower orchard and charming sunken woodland with wild orchids and swathes of bluebells in spring. This woodland is home to an established family of badgers and the entire property is a haven for wildlife including birds of prey and deer. Please visit our website for more comprehensive details on Luggs Barn and more photographs of the interior and surroundings. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels (except beach) and linen are provided. Logs for wood burner are included as well as heating and electricity. The property is cleaned and linen changed before each booking and by arrangement for stays of over 1 week. Other: Ample space for 3-4 cars. Oil fired central heating. Spectacular double height entrance hall with bespoke iron chandelier, coat and shoe racks. Highchair, changing mat and travel cot available. Pets welcome by arrangement at £25 per pet per booking.


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Beautifully Converted 18thc Barn In Blackdown Hills AONB
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews


  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely chilled out stay the barn was well thought out and decorated and decor to a high standard

  • Review Submitted: 04-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent property

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic weekend at luggs barn. I'd highly recommend to anyone! The barn is clean, comfortable and fitted with everything you need.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The Jurassic coast is easily accessible, with Lyme Regis, Sidmouth, Seaton and Exmouth all within easy driving distance for day trips. Equally accessible are the north Devon/Exmoor beaches, with towns such as Minehead and Lynmouth extremely popular.

A network of beautiful footpaths and bridleways is on the doorstep, as Luggs Barn is situated in the Blackdown Hills AONB. Numerous family friendly days out are also easily reached, as well as the larger centres of Taunton, Honiton and Exeter.


Luggs Barn is accessible from the M5 J26 or J27 and the A303 from the south east. We are typically a 2 hour drive from Winchester, Hants. A car is necessary for visiting this property.

Exeter airport on the A30 offers extensive connections throughout the UK and Europe. Numerous car hire and taxi firms operate from the airport.

Rail stations at Taunton and Tiverton (both 20 mins away) offer connections to the rest of the UK, with frequent direct trains to and from London Paddington.


Wellington 5 miles; Taunton, Honiton and Tiverton all approx 11 miles. Exeter 20 miles.

Further Details:

Hemyock (2 miles) has post office, pub, church and shop. More extensive local amenities are available in Wellington (4 miles) and the renowned antiques centre of Honiton is only 11 miles distant.

Several supermarkets deliver to this area; if you wish to arrange an online grcocery delivery before you arrive, please let us know your preferred time. We will gladly receive and unpack your items by prior arrangement.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £25
Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
£200 deposit per booking, refunded within 7 days of departure. Full payment required 42 days before the start of your holiday, or immediately on booking if making a reservation within 42 days of arriving. Bookings are confirmed in writing upon receipt of deposit and completed and signed booking form.

Changeover Day:
7 night bookings run Friday-Friday. Luggs Barn is available from 4pm on the day of arrival and must be vacated by 10am on departure. Short breaks (3 or 4 nights) are available outside school holidays. Please see website for more details or contact us.

Notes on prices:
3 or 4 night breaks available all year round except July and August. Prices range from £695-£895 depending on season. Changeover day is Friday (and Monday for short breaks). This may be flexible for last minute, low season booking subject to availability.

Last minute deals are advertised on our Facebook page. Please call or email for further information.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.