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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Shorewaters

Appledore, Devon.

Sleeps 5. This cottage is located in an idyllic position on the banks of the River Torridge and boasts two balconies from which to enjoy the river views. It is ideally located within walking distance from Appledore with its pubs, restaurants and shops. Cottage Code: 19563.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Lavender Cottage

St Columb Minor, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Boasting original beams and exposed stonework, this delightful listed holiday cottage lies just a mile away from the sandy beach at Porth. Set in the old village square, it makes a cosy retreat in this popular coastal area. Cottage Code: G98.

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

Hooke Court

Hooke, nr. Beaminster, Dorset.

Sleeps 23. This large cottage with its own moat dates back to the 1600s, although some parts are even older! Inside there are 11 bedrooms, an open fire in the drawing room, games room and its own large garden. Situated close to the Dorset coastline. Cottage Code: DND.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • 17th Century

Double House Farm – Brook Cottage

Coxbridge, nr. Glastonbury, Somerset.

Sleeps 4 – 6. These three attractive properties have been developed from stone farm buildings to provide accommodation of a high standard. Set in 6-acre grounds with shared games room. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: EMO.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Tregrill Farm Cottages – Provence

Menheniot, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4 – 6. These character cottages have been converted from barns that date back to 1824 and lie in a tranquil hamlet just 6 miles from the Cornish coast. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: GU8.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Woodview Cottages – The Mowhay

St Ive, nr. Liskeard, Cornwall.

Sleeps 2. Enjoying a peaceful rural setting, this pair of 17th century former farm buildings have been carefully converted to offer tastefully decorated and well appointed accommodation. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: 10902.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

The Old Manor – The Manor Wing

Prideaux, St Blazey, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Just a short drive from the nearest sandy cove, these two traditional Cornish cottages are set in extensive picturesque grounds. If booked together can sleep up to 8 guests. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: GPB.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

The Old Butchers

Crantock, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 6. Minutes from the golden sandy beach and estuary of the River Gannel, a haven for birdlife, this beautifully converted holiday home stands in one of the most stunning coastal villages in Cornwall. Just 3 miles from the surfing beaches of Newquay. Cottage Code: TAB.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Carpenter’s Tinney – Ash Cottage

Pyworthy, nr. Bude, Devon.

Sleeps 2 – 5. Set in 11-acre grounds on the Devon and Cornwall border, Carpenter’s Tinney provides the perfect holiday retreat. Enjoy the outdoor hot tub, or fish on the owners river banks. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: W42395.

  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

The Chapel

Marksbury, nr. Bath, Somerset.

Sleeps 6. This unusual holiday property has been converted from an 18th century detached Methodist chapel and retains features such as the galleried choir area and stained glass windows. Set in the heart of the village of Marksbury just 7 miles from Bath. Cottage Code: EUG.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century