Impressive entrance hallway
Views of the surrounding countryside from the patio
Entrance hall
Beautiful countryside on your doorstep
Views of the surrounding countryside
Kitchen/diner with countryside views
Lounge with oil fired effect woodburner
Lounge with wonderful views
King-size bedroom with en-suite
Twin bedroom
Indoor games with far reaching views
View towards the property
Surrounding fields and sheep
View towards the property
View towards the property
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Whitefield Round House,

Woolacombe (6mls SE), Devon
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Change Sat
No Dogs
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Working farm
Pub nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Cot available
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A beautiful barn conversion which retains much of its original charm
  • Situated on a working 300 acre organic sheep and arable farm mentioned in the Doomsday Book 1086
  • Close to the sheltered coves and long sandy beaches of the North Devon Coast
  • Well-appointed, it provides a luxury base for a holiday in Devon
  • Enjoys beautiful panoramic countryside views across lush green fields
  • At certain times of the year you can observe farm activities such as lambing
Property code: WHIHO

This striking Grade II listed barn conversion retains many of its original features and has been beautifully finished to offer a luxury accommodation for a tranquil holiday in Devon. 

From is charming property you’ll be within easy reach of the North Devon coastline with its popular sandy beaches and sheltered coves. Woolacombe offers a long sandy expanse perfect for surfers and bucket and spade days. The Victorian fishing town of Ilfracombe offers a range of activities for visitors including finishing trips, day trips to Lundy, theatre, marine aquarium, shops, pubs, restaurants and galleries. Nearby Barnstaple also has plenty to offer such as leisure facilities and a cinema. Other attractions include National Trust’s Arlington Court, Broomhill Arts and Sculpture Gardens, Marwood Hill Gardens, Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park and Watermouth Castle. You can also walk from the property to the nearby pub for a bite to eat.

Step through the front door into a beautiful and welcoming 20’ oak floored grand entrance hallway, which is packed with original charm. Much of this comes from the original farm shafting used to drive equipment that was formerly pulled by the horses in the roundhouse. From here walk straight through into the traditional oak farmhouse-style kitchen/diner with Belfast sink, luxury electric range style cooker, integrated fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher and microwave. There is also a dining room table with seating for eight people. The large lounge offers plenty of charm with vaulted beamed ceilings and spectacular countryside views through the floor to ceiling, windows and doors. The lounge is equipped with an oil-fired effect wood burner set into a large stone fireplace, and TV/DVD. There is also a super-king size room on the ground floor, which features a zip-and-link double that can be made up as a twin on request. This floor also has a family bathroom with a bath and separate shower and WC. From the entrance hall, there are two staircases heading up to the rest of the bedrooms. From the first wooden open tread staircase, you’ll find the delightful king-size bedroom with en-suite shower and bathroom with WC and the second open tread staircase you will find a twin bedroom with en-suite shower and WC. All three bedrooms are appointed with their own TVs for extra luxury.

Step outside and you’ll be surrounded by beautiful countryside views in every direction. You’ll have use of an enclosed garden with a patio and seating and a charcoal BBQ. During your stay, make sure you take a stroll through the woodland and bluebell walk. There is ample parking if you arrive in a few different cars.

  • 3 bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 twin upstairs and 1 super-king size (this is a zip-and-link bed which can be made up as a twin when requested at the time of booking) on the ground floor
  • 1 en-suite shower and WC, 1 en-suite shower and bathroom with WC upstairs
  • 1 family size bathroom with shower and WC on ground floor
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Regret no pets 
  • TV/DVD and Freeview TVs and Freeview in each bedroom
  • Regret no WiFi - 4G signal can be picked up on most mobile networks
  • Electric range cooker, integrated fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave
  • Washer/dryer
  • Charcoal BBQ
  • Beach 6 miles, shop 4 miles and pub 1 mile 
  • Enclosed garden
  • Ample parking
  • Oil fire effect wood burner
  • Cot and highchair available 



This property has been let with us for over 10 years and is managed by Jolie.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 10 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Judith, 17th August 2019

In an excellent location to many attractions and very peaceful to return to at the end of a day out.

Reviewed by John, 3rd August 2019

A magnificent holiday for an extended family with a two year old grandson in a wonderful property in an outstanding location with truly delightful hosts. The trip around the farm with David was a highlight for us all and an excellent insight into modern day farming. Thank you.

Reviewed by Jason, 6th July 2019

Amazing views and fantastic hosts. The property was perfect for our family with everything thought of to make our stay enjoyable. The children loved the tour of the farm by David. Very relaxing stay and within a few miles of Barnstaple.

Reviewed by Karen, 29th June 2019

The first thing we saw on arrival was the view...Just wow! Such a beautiful location and wonderful hosts. A very warm welcome including a cream tea and a brilliant tour of the farm. The house is really big and well equipped, travelling with two young children the toys, high chair and cot made it so easy for us. David and Charmaine thank you for a wRead moreonderful holiday, keep doing what you're doing as you have it spot on! Hide

Reviewed by Edwin, 8th June 2019

Delightful location and very well equipped, even down to toys for our grandchild to play with. Our hosts David and Charmaine were friendly and very helpful. We would definitely recommend.

Reviewed by Stephanie, 23rd May 2019

Stunning property in a beautiful setting, very comfortable beds in all 3 rooms. Very spacious and full of character. The kitchen is fully equipped. Very warm welcome with Devon scone, clotted cream, jam and tea. David and Charmaine are so friendly and made us feel like at home, they took us on a lovely ride on their land and explain all about the sRead moreheep welfare. Would definitely recommend to anyone. Hide

Reviewed by Trish, 4th May 2019

Fabulous location if you are looking for somewhere quiet. Extremely well equipped - they have thought of everything. Owners are incredibly friendly and welcoming and the personal tour of the farm was really special. We didn't want to leave.

Reviewed by Susan, 15th February 2019

its travel. We don't understand how this causes the "trip" but it does. A quick internet search shows that this can be due to various factors when a dishwasher is "on" but we don't understand why it happens when it is "off". We are not electricians but this can presumably be a very serious earthing fault with severe consequences and clearly needs tRead moreo be sorted. We can't recommend until this is corrected. Hide

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Impressive entrance hallway
Views of the surrounding countryside from the patio
Entrance hall
Beautiful countryside on your doorstep
Views of the surrounding countryside
Kitchen/diner with countryside views
Lounge with oil fired effect woodburner
Lounge with wonderful views
King-size bedroom with en-suite
Twin bedroom
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