Higher Poulston Farm - The Granary

Harbertonford, Totnes


Property Reference: CP45
  • Sleeps5
  • Pets 1
  • Bedrooms2
  • Grade4 Star rating
Exterior Living room Living room Dining Area Kitchen/diner Kitchen/diner Kitchen/diner Double bedroom Triple bedroom Triple bedroom Bathroom Indoor Bowls Tennis court Swimming pool Swimming pool Children’s play area Exterior Tennis court

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
Looking to leave tonight, or arrive on a different day?
Call us on 0845 268 0760.

Alternative properties at this location

2599826383CP51B4609CP28CP34CP27CP63CP44CP74CP81

Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Games RoomGames Room
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Christmas Themed CottageChristmas Themed Cottage
  • Swimming PoolSwimming Pool
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Leisure facilities available all year
Indoor heated swimming pool/toddlers’ pool (open all year)
All weather hard tennis court
Approach golf
Snooker lounge
Pool table and table tennis
Badminton, skittles, short mat bowls and basketball
Squash court
Children’s outdoor play equipment
91/2 acre landscaped grounds
On-site information centre
Bike and kayak hire (available locally)

Set in a superb countryside location, off quiet single track country lanes in the heart of South Devon, the properties at Higher Poulston are ideal for all age groups including couples, friends and families. It provides a quiet rural base, yet within driving distance of the many splendid beaches and interesting towns that the area has to offer.
Featuring a fantastic leisure complex, with exclusive shared use for all guests staying here on holiday, the facilities are open all year around and offer something for all ages and abilities. There is an indoor heated swimming pool and a separate shallow heated toddlers pool. The badminton and squash courts are purpose built to a very high specification. In addition there is a snooker room, table tennis, skittles and short mat bowls. In the grounds surrounding the cottages, there are large open lawn areas to play and picnic, some BBQ areas, a tennis court and approach golf.
The cottages at Higher Poulston are made up of a cluster of lovely stone barn conversions of varying sizes(, the spacious period Farmhouse, which is fantastic for a large family and the newest addition, Wisteria House(ref 25998), a contemporary barn conversion with a stunning interior, accommodating up to 20 guests.
All the properties are comfortably furnished with leather sofas, pine or oak furniture, well equipped kitchens and modern bathrooms, making this a holiday to enjoy and remember.
The friendly owners live on site and are happy to help. Many visitors find themselves revisiting Higher Poulston year after year. This is a very family friendly holiday complex; the ideal place for mums and dads to relax in, children to have fun, and grandparents to join in too.
Set within its own 9½ acres of private land, tucked away along a quiet country lane and close to a working dairy farm. Away from the farm there are many interesting places to explore. There is a little tourist information room on site and in here you will find plenty of ideas for days out and about . For your local shopping, the little village of Harbertonford, 1 mile, has a small village shop, a pub and post office. Also, the village of Morleigh, 1 mile, has a pub serving food. The ancient town of Totnes, just 3 miles away, has a truly unique atmosphere, with a range of quirky independent shops and bistros and is a vibrant and interesting place to visit, especially on Fridays when the market comes to town.
The South Devon coastline is close at hand, has many beautiful beaches and coves, scenic walks and pretty villages including Blackpool Sands and Slapton. Enjoy a day out in the riverside marine town of Dartmouth and take a cruise along the river to Totnes or the ferry across to Kingswear, and the quaint fishing town of Brixham, then ride on the steam train to Paignton or Buckfastleigh. Within easy reach are the English Riviera resorts of Paignton and Torquay, the boating and sailing centre of Salcombe on the estuary and the historic town of Dartmouth, nestling on the banks of the River Dart. Woodlands Fun Park is a great tourist attraction and fun day out for families, as is Dartmoor National Park, with its hundreds of acres of wild rugged moorland, both about 4 miles away.
Close to Dartmouth you can play golf on an 18-hole championship course (Higher Poulston visitors receive a discount at Dartmouth golf and country club). Bike and kayak hire are available locally.

Ground floor: Living room. Dining room/kitchen. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin with additional single. Bathroom with toilet.

NSH, electricity and bed linen included. Towel hire. DVD and small library. Stereo/CD. Microwave. Shared laundry room with two washing machines and two tumble dryers. Dishwasher. Shared garden and furniture. Shared barbecue.

All properties: Electric cooker. Shared internet office with broadband (ref 25998 has its own wi-fi). Shared 9½-acre grounds. Children’s play area. Parking. Heated indoor swimming pool (12.4m x 6.7m, depth 1m to 1.35m) open all year. Toddlers’ pool (depth 0.85m). Shared leisure complex with pool table, toddlers’ play area, table tennis and indoor ball games room. Tennis court. No pets allowed from mid June to mid September, at all other times dogs must be kept on a lead within the grounds of the complex. No smoking.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. The farm is lovely plenty to do for teenagers ie football golf basketball and swimming great when weathers not so good. The owners were lovely and very approachable. June 2012.
  2. Lovely homely cottage within a beautiful converted farmyard complex, with superb facilities. Fantastic for a whole family of all ages. A relaxed, welcoming environment. Can’t wait to return. March 2012.
  3. Great facilities. Lots of extra’s like dishwasher tabs, washing up liquid, tea towels, loo rolls, cling film, salt and pepper etc in property, which would have been nice to know so not to have taken that sort of stuff. Aug 2011.
  4. The pool is fantastic very warm - we used it in the evening before a few frames of snooker & a few drinks - although the complex was full all the facilities were available without fuss. June 2011.
  5. Ideal base with children .We were lucky with the weather but if bad can stay at the farm and enjoy facilities such as the pool.All the comforts of home and far far more with the sporting facilities on hand. An excellent group of cottages near beaches and places of interest. We would go again anytime of the year. April 2011.
  6. Excellent facilities on site, we were especially lucky that only 1/2 of the properties were occupied with young families and as we had we were there with teenagers they were able to use the facilities alone later in the day. March 2011.
  7. Very clean and modern inside but it still had that cottage feel with the fire in the living room etc. Nov 2010.
  8. It had excellent furnishings in the kitchen and the overall modern feel to all the furniture was great. Aug 2010.
  9. The accommodation was better than the description of the brochure.The cottage was very clean and larger than expected, with everything we possibly needed! The owners were very helpful and welcoming. Booked again for next year. July 2010.
  10. Good layout, furniture good standard for holiday let. June 2010.
  11. Clean, up to date and well presented. Nov 2009.
  12. Very spacious with good facilities. Sept 2009.
  13. Comfortable. Amenities excellent. Cottage well equipped and site superb with so much for all to do. Aug 2009.
  14. Nicely presented and clean. Aug 2009.
  15. Everything about the property was high quality, well maintained and immaculate. Would totally recommend these holiday cottages for anyone with children of any ages, from babies through to older teenagers. July 2009.
  16. Absolutely perfect holiday place for a family. Clean, cosy, well kitted cottages in a quiet location with oodles of activities to keep to boys entertained. We could relax with a BBQ and listen to peace and quiet in the evening! Perfect location to visit all the sites it only takes 20mins to all the local towns and beaches. June 2009.
  17. Higher Poulston Farm is an excellent holiday destination, the facilities are great for kids of all ages and the cottage was very clean and well equipped. Aug 2009.
  18. Loved it all. It really was perfect for a family. Very quiet (considering there were other families there). Plenty of space and facilities. Easy access to local sites/locations/beaches. June 2009.
  19. Brilliant place to stay for families, lots to do. April 2009.
  20. We have visited this property four times over a ten year period. We have never been disappointed. The cottages are furnished to a very good standard and are very clean, the owners are very friendly and helpful. Aug 2008.
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