Historic Accommodation in the South West

Visit this region to enjoy the delights of the English Riviera, Devon Cream Teas, farmhouse cider, quaint little fishing villages, beautiful sandy beaches and rocky little coves. Inland, why not explore dramatic, beautiful Exmoor and Dartmoor, where wild ponies still roam free, or visit antique shops in one of the many historic towns and villages of this region. Explore Bath, a World Heritage Site, famous for it’s fine architecture and history.

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Bickleigh Castle

Bickleigh Castle, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 8RP.

Bickleigh Castle is one of Devon’s most beautiful wedding venues and Bed and Breakfast breaks. This 14th Century castle nestles in a valley with 30 acres of lush green land. The River Exe runs through the grounds, perfect for fishing enthusiasts!

  • 14th Century

Woodbine Cottage

Mullion, Cornwall.

Sleeps 8. A short walk from Mullion Cove, this lovely stone cottage lies peacefully in a sunny sheltered garden. A haven for wildlife, the garden features a wooden summerhouse, lily pond and stream, as well as an octagonal gazebo / brick barbecue area. Cottage Code: GVP.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Old Custom House

The Old Custom House, Padstow, Cornwall, PL28 8BL.

Overlooking Padstow’s medieval harbour, the Old Custom House features 24 light and elegant bedrooms, all with luxurious bathrooms, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi. The stylish restaurant serves fresh local seafood in the evening, and award-winning breakfasts.

  • 19th Century

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Church House

Stoke Abbott, nr. Beaminster, Dorset.

Sleeps 4. Formerly The Old Meeting Room, this stone, corner cottage lies in the heart of the picturesque village of Stoke Abbott. Set along a quiet road, it has been renovated and now offers a well presented base to explore the superb Dorset countryside. Cottage Code: DXN.

  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Atlantic View

St Just-in-Penwith, Cornwall.

Sleeps 8. Built in 1860, this superbly appointed detached Victorian villa enjoys stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean from almost every window. Renovated to a high standard, this majestic three-storey granite property is just ½ mile from the coastal path. Cottage Code: TKH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Gables

Gorran Haven, Cornwall.

Sleeps 6. Adjacent to the South Cornwall Coastal Path.and just 50 yards from the sandy beach of Gorran Haven, this cosy cottage makes an ideal destination for a traditional seaside holiday. Picturesque Mevagissey is within easy driving distance. Cottage Code: GN9.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Shark Fin

Sennen, Cornwall.

Sleeps 7. This unique property benefits from the very latest hi-tech eco features. It boasts a 270-degree living room designed in the round with sliding patio doors leading out onto a huge terrace overlooking the gorgeous beach at Sennen Cove. Cottage Code: TKK.

  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Dray Cottage

East Allington, nr. Totnes, Devon.

Sleeps 10. This spacious modern barn conversion shares 3 acres of grounds and a tennis court. Set in the small hamlet close to some sandy beaches, guests at Dray Cottage enjoy free use of the leisure facilities at Dartmouth Golf and Country Club. Cottage Code: HGGB.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

The Coach House

Chideock, Bridport, Dorset.

Sleeps 4. Just ½ mile from the World Heritage Coast, this delightful former Coach House offers spacious, detached holiday accommodation. Set in a secluded location in historic Chideock, the village boasts a post office, shop and two excellent pubs. Cottage Code: DWU.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Crantock Cottage

Goonhavern, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 5 – 6. Just 2 miles from some of the most beautiful beaches in Cornwall, these two traditional barn conversions boast shared use of an outdoor heated swimming pool (Apr – end-Sept). Follow the link below to view the other property at this location. Cottage Code: W40888.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Smuggler’s Retreat

Hartland Point, Devon.

Sleeps 6. With glorious uninterrupted sea views, this spacious property is set amidst the owners’ 17th century farm in beautiful north Devon. Lovingly converted from a former barn, there is a sunny patio and luxurious hot tub. A short drive from Bude. Cottage Code: 17441.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Ashcombe – Owl Cottage

Ashcombe, nr. Dawlish, Devon.

Sleeps 4 – 28. In the heart of the rolling Devonshire countryside, Ashcombe’s superbly appointed holiday properties all enjoy use of shared indoor swimming pool, licensed bar and restaurant. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: HXN.

  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Rescorla Farm Cottages – Penty Rosen

Mevagissey, St Austell, Cornwall.

Sleeps 6 – 7. Just a short drive from the fishing village of Mevagissey, this converted barn is one of two with direct access to an indoor heated swimming pool for their use only. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 19873.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century