Hot tub area with countryside views
Large patio area with hot tub, sun loungers and BBQ
Stylish lounge area
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
The perfect dining area
Comfortable seating for two
Modern kitchen area
What shall we cook today
Super king-size bedroom
Beautifully decorated throughout
King-size bedroom through to en-suite shower room
En-suite shower room with WC
Hot tub robes included
Seperate WC located just off the living area
Private courtyard area with hot tub and seating
Sit back and relax
Private courtyard area
View towards the property
Farmland surrounds the property
Superb country walks direct from the barn
Fun and freedom for dogs in the acre garden
Chase me..
Acre wide garden ideal for relaxing
View towards the entrance to the farm
1 / 24  Hot tub area with countryside views
2 / 24  Large patio area with hot tub, sun loungers and BBQ
3 / 24  Stylish lounge area
4 / 24  Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
5 / 24  The perfect dining area
6 / 24  Comfortable seating for two
7 / 24  Modern kitchen area
8 / 24  What shall we cook today
9 / 24  Super king-size bedroom
10 / 24  Beautifully decorated throughout
11 / 24  King-size bedroom through to en-suite shower room
12 / 24  En-suite shower room with WC
13 / 24  Hot tub robes included
14 / 24  Seperate WC located just off the living area
15 / 24  Private courtyard area with hot tub and seating
16 / 24  Sit back and relax
17 / 24  Private courtyard area
18 / 24  View towards the property
19 / 24  Farmland surrounds the property
20 / 24  Superb country walks direct from the barn
21 / 24  Fun and freedom for dogs in the acre garden
22 / 24  Chase me..
23 / 24  Acre wide garden ideal for relaxing
24 / 24  View towards the entrance to the farm

The Piggery

High Bickington (1.5mls SE), Devon
VE We’re good to go schemeQIT Clean, safe and legal scheme
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Romantic
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Situated on a small working sheep farm in unspoilt rural countryside
  • The perfect Romanic retreat a great base for exploring North Devon
  • Set in a traditional courtyard setting with wood burner, private patio and private hot tub

 

Property code: 55322

Newly converted in 2018, a superb barn with stylish interior, private hot tub and decked area. Wander the acre garden with space to play or enjoy a BBQ. A short drive to the beaches of North Devon.

One of two barns offering private and stylish accommodation on this small working sheep farm. You are welcome to explore the grounds and it is especially lovely at Easter time when lambing takes place. Beautifully finished and filled with rustic charm and quirky design features. The beautiful surrounding countryside is perfect for walkers and cyclists, and if you are looking to explore further afield, visit the local sandy beaches and Dartmoor National Park just a short drive away.

Stepping into this newly converted barn you are greeted by an open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. Well-equipped and stylishly furnished you immediately feel at home, sit back and relax in front of the wood burner and enjoy the colour changing mood lighting or catch up on the latest movie or your favourite box set on the Smart TV/DVD. The kitchen/dining area is a great place to sit and eat together whilst planning your next day’s adventures. Keen cooks will be impressed with the kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. There is also a ground floor WC. At the other end of the barn is a spacious super-king-size bedroom (which can be made into a twin upon request) with en-suite shower room with WC.

Heading outside, there is a courtyard area with BBQ and private hot tub, garden furniture, a lovely spot to sit with a glass of wine and enjoy the sunshine. You will also have the use of a beautiful acre wild garden, stroll through the farmyard and orchard, and there is even space if you want to have a BBQ.

There is bicycle storage and off-road parking for one car.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom - 1 super-king-size which can be made into a twin upon request
  • 1 en-suite shower room and 1 separate WC
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and washing machine
  • Private hot tub - robes provided, however please bring your own towels for the hot tub
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Colour changing mood lighting in the lounge
  • Electric, underfloor heating and central heating included
  • Bed linen and shower towels included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Beach 17 miles, community shop, and pub 1.5 miles
  • Bicycle storage available
  • Smart TV/DVD in lounge
  • Charcoal BBQ available
  • Regret no infants - Babes in arms welcome

Rachel Loosemore

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Rachel.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 35 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Helen, 2nd July 2021

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We had a lovely week at The Piggery . It is well equipped ,beautifully decorated and comfortable. The hot tub is great to have and relax at the end of the day.

Reviewed by Andrea, 25th June 2021

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The Piggery is the ideal place for a quiet chill out holiday. The property is beautifully designed and managed to a very high standard. We cannot find anything to suggest to improve the property. Its just fabulous.

Reviewed by Damaris, 18th June 2021

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Tastefully decorated and beautifully equipped with matching high quality kitchen utensils and crockery. Comfortable bed and bedroom. Plenty of storage throughout the cottage, and very spacious and light. Owners have thought of everything with careful attention to detail. All very comfortable and welcoming. Ian and Annie very friendly and on hand ifRead more you should need anything. Hide

Reviewed by Deb, 31st May 2021

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The Piggery is a beautiful, fully equipped perfect retreat, in stunning countryside. The owners, Annie and Ian are so welcoming and friendly, the welcome pack was much appreciated and delicious. We loved walking our dogs in their fields and orchard, it was so peaceful and relaxing. The property was spotlessly clean, the hot tub was simply lovely atRead more the end of the day to relax. We thoroughly enjoyed our wonderful break at The Piggery and hope to return to explore more of beautiful North Devon. Hide

Reviewed by Bev, 14th May 2021

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Great property in an ideal location. Good range of pots, trays and utensils and plenty of space. The location and position of the Piggery provided privacy and the location meant that you did not spend much more than 30 - 40 minutes traveling to some stunning beaches, woodland walks etc. It was also a bonus that there were dog walks on and around thRead moree farm - just remember to take wellies ! The covered outside area meant we could still be outside even if it was raining. We plan to return. Hide

Reviewed by David, 7th May 2021

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Excellent property has the wow factor everything you need is there. It is so relaxing and quiet did not want to come home.The only thing that spoilt it was the weather as it rained most of the week but because the cottage was so good we still enjoyed ourselves

Reviewed by Adrian, 30th April 2021

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Beautifully presented cottage in a great location. Ian and Annie were so friendly and very helpful in offering advice for places to go, etc. The cottage was very clean and the surrounding land was perfect for dog walks. We would definitely book again if visiting North Devon.

Reviewed by Gemma, 27th December 2020

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This break was amazing we have booked again already, lovely views, lovely property, owners very friendly and on the phone if you need anything. Lovely goodie box left for us with homemade apple juice from there apple tree's. Hot tub just wow amazing, big, under cover, Hot can change temp with 2 jets, light's on hot tub, amazing seeing the moon and Read moresun coming up, stars even the satellite moving.Saw the sheep in the morning go up the lane followed by the dog. Kitchen great, big T.V's and 2 toilets Hide

Reviewed by Lucy, 4th December 2020

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Such a beautiful hide-away. This was a very much needed and relaxing break after such a tough year. Thank you so so much. We hope to visit again in the future.

Reviewed by Kevin, 26th October 2020

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Reviewed by Ragnhild, 16th October 2020

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A beautiful barn conversion furnished with a great eye for detail and to a high standard. Very comfortable and had everything we needed for our stay. Impressed by this property and would book again if visiting North Devon. Very rural location so peaceful with lovely views. Tip would be to come prepared with food and drink for at least first part ofRead more stay as no shops nearby. Hide

Reviewed by Natalie, 11th September 2020

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This holiday property was exactly what we hoped for. It was cleaned to a very high standard. The decor and furnishings were beautiful too. The property has absolutely everything you need for a self catering holiday. We booked this property because of the hot tub and location and we had the most relaxing week here. Well definitely be booking again wRead morehen we need some time to relax. The hosts were great, and were on hand if we needed them. Hide

Reviewed by Tracey, 28th August 2020

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We have just returned from a super relaxing week here, couldnt fault the piggery at all, very well equipped, modern and clean with a seriously comfy bed. The private fenced orchard and walk was brilliant, dogs loved it. Owners are absolutely lovely too, always happy to chat. Made use of the very clean hot tub daily. Will definitely be returning herRead moree. Hide

Reviewed by Joseph, 23rd August 2020

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Lovely cottage in a very secluded area with plenty of woodland walks close to it. The hot tub was easy to use and very luxurious. The owners of the property were very friendly and helpful, one night we had a power cut, they came to check to make sure we were ok and left us with a lantern incase it happened again. We were also left with a nice welcoRead moreme pack with a few little treats in! Would highly recommend this property it was a lovely little break and we look forward to returning! Hide

Reviewed by Mark, 7th August 2020

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The cottage has everything needed to enjoy a relaxing and restful break and is beautifully decorated - the owners are around should you need to get hold of them - but they are not interfering at all.

Reviewed by Ian, 31st July 2020

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We had a lovely relaxing stay and the lovely welcome package left by the owners was a very nice touch

Reviewed by Michael, 17th July 2020

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Reviewed by Amanda, 10th July 2020

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Beautiful cottage, hot tub a bonus. Lovely area. Thank you for a relaxing week away.

Reviewed by Nicol, 14th February 2020

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Absolutely perfect accommodation. Thank you to Ian and Annie for the hard work that goes into maintaining a very lovely barn conversion and the special welcome gestures for us and our dog! We hope to return in warmer weather.

Reviewed by Bethan, 7th February 2020

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Hosts were lovely and welcoming. The cottage was clean and in perfect condition on arrival. Felt very cosy especially when the fire was lit! Hot tub was a perfect bonus which made our time there even more perfect.

Reviewed by Darren, 10th January 2020

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The cottage was superb, really relaxing and quiet. We didnt want to come home.

Reviewed by Mel, 27th December 2019

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Well equipped with lovely homely finishes. A welcome note with fresh farm eggs, local apple juice, homemade flap jacks and milk all provided on arrival. Hot tub was clean and hot ready for use straight away. We loved our rural hideaway and would definitely recommend if you looking for the perfect place to reconnect with peace and quiet.

Reviewed by Pauline, 21st December 2019

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Finally found somewhere that was perfect it was peaceful comfortable, a place to relax and rest, it didnt matter that the weather was poor because the hot tub is under cover and the cottage was just so nice to chill out in, will definitely be going back.

Reviewed by Diane, 22nd November 2019

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Reviewed by Kyeron, 18th November 2019

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Everything was perfect, we look forward to staying here again.

Reviewed by Faye, 15th November 2019

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We needed a weekend of relaxation , this property definitely came up trumps . Thank you so much Ian and Annie for those special little extra's . The Piggery is clean , well equipped and comfortable . The hot tub of course is great . Hopefully we will return to this little gem soon.

Reviewed by Josh, 8th November 2019

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Reviewed by Rhiannon, 2nd November 2019

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We had such a lovely stay at the Piggery! Ian and Annie were lovely hosts and super easy to contact. Ian came round to see we were settled in ok and show us how to use the hot tub which was a massive plus! The property is beautifully finished and comfortable and everything you could need was in the kitchen to stay in and cook. We also really apprecRead moreiated all the little welcoming touches like fresh milk, eggs and apple juice from the farm. All in all we would highly recommend and would stay again! Hide

Reviewed by Graham, 25th October 2019

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This cottage is beautiful, very well equipped and very clean and comfortable. The owners were very helpful and there were some lovely welcoming touches . We will definitely return.

Reviewed by Adrian, 18th October 2019

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Property & hosts 100% could not fault , a really relaxing holiday away from the rat race , great hot tub once back on evening to relax in . great for our dog , plenty of space for him in & out of property . lovely touches from hosts of eggs , apple juice & biscuits plus treats for dog on arrival , only slight issue was the flies ( only time I had tRead moreo speak to Ian ) which came once weather warmed , bit of a nuisance & once dead littered the floor , that apart 5***** many thanks Adrian & Debbie . Hide

Reviewed by Chantelle, 30th September 2019

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Reviewed by Trevor, 21st September 2019

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Wonderful property no complaints

Reviewed by Belinda, 6th September 2019

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Lovely high end accommodation in a tranquil setting. Thoroughly enjoyed our week.

Reviewed by Rachel, 30th August 2019

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Absolutely amazing cottage to stay in! We stayed here for our honeymoon with our 4 small dogs and it was perfect. Definitely need a car if you're staying here but well worth it. The hot tub is such a bonus too! Annie and Ian (and their son Bertie!) were really lovely and super helpful but not at all intrusive. We will certainly be back!

Reviewed by Stuart, 26th July 2019

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Hot tub area with countryside views
Large patio area with hot tub, sun loungers and BBQ
Stylish lounge area
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
The perfect dining area
Comfortable seating for two
Modern kitchen area
What shall we cook today
Super king-size bedroom
Beautifully decorated throughout
King-size bedroom through to en-suite shower room
Show 12 moreEn-suite shower room with WC

Location

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