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Higher Thorn Barn



Pet Friendly Holiday

About this property

Higher Thorn Barn is a superb bungalow style barn conversion adjoining open fields where donkeys quietly graze.The property is on the outskirts of Sidmouth near Salcombe Regis and occupies a truly enviable semi-rural location just a few minutes walk from the Jurassic Coastal Path. Sidmouth is approximately a one hour walk along the path enjoying the most breath taking views of Lyme Bay. The accommodation is beautifully furnished with tasteful decor throughout and many homely touches, lovingly cared for by the owner who lives in the nearby thatched cottage. Afternoon tea and bottle of wine awaits your arrival!


Level access from the parking space. Cosy sitting room with wood burner.Very well equipped modern kitchen. Dining room. There is one double bedroom and one single bedroom.Newly installed tiled shower room with electric shower, hand basin and WC. Outside there is a lovely enclosed patio garden with uninterrupted views across the fields towards the coastal path.

Essential Information

Changeover day: Saturday

One well behaved dog accepted charged at £25 per week

Parking opposite property with level access

Large flat screen TV. DVD.Wi Fi.

Electric ceramic hob and oven. Fridge with ice box. Microwave. Washing machine

Bed linen and towels included. Hair dryer

Electric heating throughout with electricity included. Wood burner with logs provided.  

Enclosed patio style garden with garden furniture and BBQ

Visitor Comments

21st October 2017- 'Fabulous week, very comfortable. Many thanks for the cake, eggs and milk!' Sarah, Steve & Lia

14th October 2017- 'Thank you for providing us with the perfect bolt hole for seven enjoyable stays.' Pat, Gill & Benny

7th October 2017- 'Another lovely week at Higher Thorn Barn. Thank you for your hospitality over the years.' Ted & Gaynor

6th October 2017 - 'What a wonderful relaxing place to stay with my dog. The cottage has everything you need and more, it was spotlessly clean and i have so enjoyed being here.' Averil

23rd September 2017- 'Lovely comfortable cottage in a beautiful location. A perfect base for the walking festival and very relaxing to return at the end of the day. Adored the charming neighbours- the donkeys! 'Melanie

At a glance

Price per week, from:

£305 to £550

Full pricing guide >
  • Propert Ref: 349
  • Sleeps: 3
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bed format: 1 double, 1 single
  • Shower Room: 1


  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Village
  • Rural Loc.
  • Detached
  • Character
  • Open Fire
  • OK for Less Able
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Linen Inc
  • Double beds
  • Single Beds
  • Shower Room
  • Pets Allowed

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Price Breaks from 2018 Week Price Short Break Price*
01 Jan to 23 Mar £305 £214
24 Mar to 13 Apr £440 £308
14 Apr to 27 Apr £355 £248
28 Apr to 25 May £395 £277
26 May to 01 Jun £440 £308
02 Jun to 15 Jun £470 £329
16 Jun to 20 Jul £495 £347
21 Jul to 31 Aug £550 £385
01 Sep to 14 Sep £440 £308
15 Sep to 28 Sep £395 £277
29 Sep to 19 Oct £355 £248
20 Oct to 26 Oct £395 £277
27 Oct to 21 Dec £305 £214
Christmas £440 £308
New Year £440 £308
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*Short Break prices shown are for 3 nights only, please call for 4 or 5 night prices if required. Short Breaks are available from the end of October half term to the start of the Easter school holidays, or at the owners' discretion for a last minute booking at other times of the year. Unfortunately it would be most unusual for us to be in a position to consider a short break at peak holiday times, such as the October and February half terms or over the Christmas, New Year and Easter breaks.