• WiFi
  • Off Street Parking
  • Fishing
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wood Burner

Tall Barn Cottage is located in the heart of Devon's Ruby country, close to the border between Devon and Cornwall.

Tall Barn Cottage is 1 of 5 attractive and spacious barn conversions situated in a delightful country setting with games barn and pets corner.

Inside, the cottage is furnished beautifully and sleeps 4 people comfortably in one double bedroom and one twin bedroom.

Tall Barn Cottage is in an extremely popular holiday destination in a beautiful part of Devon but very close to the sandy North Cornwall beaches. Here you can enjoy stunning scenery in a peaceful setting whilst enjoying excellent fishing, cycling and countryside walks.

Bedrooms & Bathrooms

One double bedroom.

One twin bedroom.

One family bathroom with shower over bath, W/C & hand basin.


Pets are accepted at this property at a cost of £20 each (max 2).

Terms & Conditions

A £100 deposit is required on booking, balance is due 4 weeks beforehand.

Check in is at 2pm; check out is at 11am.

Weekly breaks: Fri - Fri

Short breaks: Fri - Mon or Mon - Fri

Sorry, no smoking.

Pet Friendly.

There is no security deposit chargeable but any damage or breakages must be paid for in full before departure please.

Location Information

Tall Barn Cottage is located in the tranquil village of Ashwater in the beautiful Devonshire countryside. The 5 barn conversions are in a delightful courtyard setting, surrounded by 9 acres of woodland & nature trails.

There are numerous attractions in the local area, including Exmoor National Park, Roadford Reservoir, Arlington Court, the village of Clovelly, Atlantic Village at Bideford, Westward Ho!, Launceston Steam Railway, Lundy Island and Barnstaple.

On-site facilities include a games room complete with air hockey, pool table, darts, TV and table football, a dedicated grassy play area perfect for children with outdoor play equipment and a well stocked coarse fishing lake.

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Optional Extras

  • Pets are accepted at a cost of £20 each (max 2).
  • Fishing is available at an additional cost of £7 per person per day, or £25 per person for one week (children under 12 are permitted to fish free of charge).

Terms & Conditions


The cancellation policy is £100 non refundable deposit and balance 4 weeks prior to arrival. Balance is non refundable unless the holiday is re- booked.

Property Features

  • A spacious two bedroom barn conversion.
  • Outside there is a courtyard with garden furniture.
  • Open plan living & dining room.
  • Cosy wood burning stove - 1 bag of logs are provided FOC.
  • 42" Flat screen digital TV's, DVD, Stereo.
  • Fully equipped kitchen with all modern appliances.
  • Kitchens are fully stocked with all of the equipment & utensils.
  • Dishwasher and washer/dryer.
  • Dining table with seating for 4.
  • Double bedroom.
  • Twin bedroom.
  • Family bathroom - shower over bath, W/C & hand basin
  • Towels & bed linen provided.
  • Beds are made up for your arrival.
  • Parking close to the property.
  • All heating & electricity included.
  • Cots and highchairs available.
  • WIFI.

Local Fishing Information

West Venn Farm Fishing

Important Information

  • Well-stocked private coarse fishing lake on site.
  • The variety of fish include: carp, tench, bream, catfish, pike, plus roach, rudd, perch and gudgeon.
  • Fishing is available at an additional cost of £7 per person per day, or £25 per person for one week (children under 12 are permitted to fish free of charge).

Local Attractions


Local Supermarkets - There is a local village shop & there is Waitrose a 10 minute drive away, Co-Op and Tesco are around 20 minutes drive from the farm.

Local Pubs/Restaurants/Takeaway - Local pub is a 20 minute walk or 2 minute drive away. There are multiple pubs and restaurants within a 20 minute drive. There is a fish and chip shop and chinese takeaway only a 10 minute drive away.

Launceston - 19 minutes by car, a charming Cornish town with shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes.

Launceston Steam Railway - Offering train rides through the countryside

Holsworthy - A market town only 10 minutes away with Chinese, Indian & Fish & Chip takeaways, market every Wednesday.

Torrington - Home to Dartington Crystal & RHS Gardens at Rosemoor

Lynton & Lynmouth - Two villages on the coast, one above the other, Lynton and Lynmouth where known by the Victorians as Little Switzerland & boast the unique cliff top railway.

Bude - A beautiful coastal resort.

Saunton Sands - 3 1/2 miles of golden sand (45 mins).

Roadford Reservoir - One of the biggest & busiest inland waters in the southwest with kayaking, canoeing, sailing, paddle boarding, foot paths, trout fishing, off-road cycle trails, activity centre & café (17 mins).

Luncy Island - The largest island in the Bristol Channel (day trips by boat from Bideford available in season).

The Granite Way - Mostly traffic free cycle route through rural Devon with fantastic views of Dartmoor & the surrounding countryside.

The Tarka Trail - 180 mile cycling & walking track which follows the routes of North Devon's old railway lines from Braunton to Meeth.

Arlington Court - National Trust grand Victorian mansion.

Dartmoor National Park - Located only 40 minutes away.

Port Isaac - Traditional fishing village and the home of Doc Martin (1 hour).

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