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Spacious 7-bedroom farmhouse, sleeping up to 16, set in countryside location in North Devon

Bedrooms 7
Property type farmhouse


About the property

Large 7-bedroom character farmhouse in beautiful countryside setting

Situated in the glorious Devon countryside in the Torridge Valley is Berry Farmhouse, a stunning holiday home, which sleeps up to 16 in seven bedrooms. The family and dog friendly property is set in the pretty village of Petrockstowe and has wonderful views stretching out over the valley and unspoilt countryside.

The impressive farmhouse is deceptively spacious and has retained many of its period features, including sash windows, oak floors and an inglenook fireplace. There really is no shortage of character where Berry Farm is concerned, and it has all been effortlessly blended with a range of modern day features and facilities to allow guests to enjoy a relaxed and comfortable holiday.

On the ground floor of the farmhouse is a large dining room, a comfy sitting room, a handy snug, a well-equipped kitchen/breakfast room and a separate utility room. There is also a double bedroom located downstairs, which is great for families. The final six bedrooms, four of which benefit from their own en-suite bathroom are positioned on the first floor along with the family bathroom.

From the main entrance guests enter a large reception hall with plenty of space for hanging coats and storing boots. Double doors lead into the dining room, which has a solid wood table seating up to 16. In the sitting room there are large windows letting in plenty of light, an inglenook fireplace with wood-burning stove and big comfy sofas and armchairs perfect for relaxing or watching TV. The kitchen is equipped to a high standard featuring a fridge/freezer, a coffee machine, a dishwasher, an electric oven with induction hob and a four oven AGA. Next door is the handy separate utility room, which has a washing machine and tumble dryer.

The ground floor double bedroom is ideal for grandparents and is also very pretty with a decorative fireplace housing an electric heater, an armchair and a dresser.

A wide staircase leads to the large landing from which the six first floor bedrooms can be accessed. These include a double aspect triple room with three standard single bed, two of which are zip and link allowing it to also be a family room with king size double and single bed. Through the archway is a second spacious family bedroom with super king size double bed and additional single bed; this bedroom also benefits from an en-suite bathroom fitted with a shower over the bath. The next bedroom is a double with super king size bed and far reaching countryside views. Bedroom five is a double with luxurious en-suite fitted with two wash basins, a Jacuzzi bath and a separate walk-in shower. Two small steps lead to the sixth bedroom, which has a double bed, sloped ceilings and an en-suite with shower over the bath. The final bedroom is at the end of the hallway and has a king-size bed and en-suite shower room with walk-in shower.

As well as the en-suite bedrooms, there is a good sized family bathroom located on the first floor, which has a bath, a wash basin and a WC.

Whilst staying at Berry Farm guests can enjoy the extensive grounds. To the front of the house is a south facing garden, which is mainly laid to lawn and is enclosed by an old stone wall. To the rear of the farmhouse is another large garden with terrace, rockery, ponds and an orchard. You can even go further to discover the woods and large pond that are beyond the rear garden, although we do ask that children are supervised when playing near the water.

Back at the farmhouse a skittle alley has been set up in one of the stone barns to provide hours of family fun.

This pretty countryside retreat really is perfect for large or multiple families, as well as groups of friends. Within easy reach of the farmhouse there are several places to enjoy a walk, including The Tarka Trail, which runs from Braunton in North Devon to Meeth on the edge of Dartmoor. This largely traffic free pathway is used by both walkers and cyclists. The North Devon coast with its glorious beaches is also only a 30-minute drive from Berry Farm and guests are guaranteed to fall in love with its seaside towns and villages, such as Westward Ho! and Instow.

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15 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Petrockstow in Torridge District

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 16 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , En-suite to Bedroom 3 with bath over the shower.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Family bathroom with bath, wash basin and WC.
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , En-suite to Bedroom 5 featuring jacuzzi bath and shower.
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , En-suite to Bedroom 6 with bath over the shower.
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite to Bedroom 7 with walk-in shower.
  • There are five bathrooms located on the first floor at Berry Farm, as well as a handy downstairs cloakroom. The bathrooms include: - Bathroom 1, the en-suite bathroom to Bedroom 3. Fitted with a bath with over-head shower, a sink and WC. - Bathroom 2, the family bathroom, which has a a bath, a wash basin and a WC. - Bathroom 3, the en-suite to Bedroom 5. Featuring a jacuzzi bath, a separate walk-in shower, two wash basins and a WC. - Bathroom 4, the en-suite to Bedroom 6 has a bath with over-head shower, a wash basin and a WC. - Bathroom 5, en-suite to Bedroom 7 and fitted with a walk-in shower, a wash basin and a WC.
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Downstairs double bedroom with feature fireplace.
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed , Triple bedroom with zip and link beds and additional single.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Family room with super-king size bed and additional single.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Super-king size bed and countryside views.
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed , Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom and countryside views.
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Double Bed , Double bedroom with sloped ceiling and en-suite bathroom.
    Bedroom 7 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King-size bed and en-suite bathroom.
  • There are seven bedrooms at Berry Farm split over two floors, which can sleep up to 16 guests. Infants sleeping in cots are also welcome and not included in the 16 capacity. The bedrooms include: - Bedroom 1, a good sized ground-floor double with feature headboard and fireplace. - Bedroom 2, a triple bedroom with three single beds, two of which can be linked to form a king size double, making this a family room. - Bedroom 3, a nice family room with super king double bed and an additional single bed. This bedroom also has an en-suite bathroom. - Bedroom 4, a pretty double with super king size double bed and countryside views. - Bedroom 5, a dual aspect double bedroom with en-suite bathroom. - Bedroom 6, a large double with sloping ceilings and garden views. It also benefits from its own en-suite bathroom. - Bedroom 7, a double with king-size bed and en-suite shower room.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
For the past two centuries Berry Farm has been extensively renovated to become the beautiful family friendly accommodation, which is on offer today. The farmhouse, which is beautifully furnished and tastefully decorated throughout has a wonderful mix of period charm and modern comfort, guaranteeing guests can enjoy a wonderful holiday at the property. Inside the farmhouse is set up to cater for all seasons with a large wood-burning stove located in the living room perfect for relaxing on a winters evening. However, it is the farmhouse's garden and grounds that are real highlight for many of its guests. The south facing lawned garden is enclosed and ideal for families with children or dogs whilst a terraced rockery, ponds and a larger garden provide beautiful settings for romantic strolls, there is even woodland to explore! For entertainment, Berry Farm has a skittle alley located within one of the traditional barns.


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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
The Laurels Inn, Petrockstow
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Westward Ho!
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
The Laurels Inn, Petrockstow
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Westward Ho!
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Water sports are widely available on the North Devon coast with many beaches offering lessons for all ages and abilities. Horse riding and golf can also be enjoyed in the local area.

Berry Farmhouse enjoys a wonderful rural setting with beautiful countryside views and plenty of peace and quiet. However, it only a 30-minute drive from the gorgeous North Devon coastline, which is home to a wealth of stunning beaches, including Westward Ho!, Saunton Sands, Croyde and Woolacombe, as well as some pretty seaside villages such as Appledore and Instow.

Guests can take advantage of the nearby Tarka Trail to discover the local area with the mainly tarmac and largely traffic free pathway stretching from Braunton in North Devon to Meeth on the edge of Dartmoor. There are also nature reserves at Heath Quarry and Ash Moor to enjoy, both of which can be accessed via the Tarka Trail.

Other attractions nearby include Dartington Crystal, The Big Sheep and RHS Rosemoor. There really is something for everyone no matter what time of the year you visit. Please note that many attractions offer discounts if booked in advance so it is well worth planning ahead.

For places to eat guests can enjoy meals at The Laurels Inn, a 17th century coach house located just a mile away. There is also The Malt Scoop at Merton and The Black Horse at Torrington. Within the town of Torrington you will find several shops and restaurants, and if visiting over May Day the town's Mayfair is a highlight for many with local artists and children coming together for the day.


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  • Contractual booking deposit: 30.00% rent

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