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Stunning open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Sociable and flexible living areas
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before heading out for the day
Cosy lounge area
Relax with a good book
Enjoy the views from the lounge/kitchen/diner
Spacious king-size bedroom
En-suite shower room
Beautiful fixtures and fittings throughout
Cosy king-size bedroom
Lovely crisp cotton bedding
Light and bright styling
En-suite shower room
Super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request)
Attention to detail throughout
En-suite jack and jill bathroom
Spacious jack and jill bathroom
Enjoy a spot of al fresco dining
Stunning views from the property
1 / 19  Stunning open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
2 / 19  Sociable and flexible living areas
3 / 19  Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before heading out for the day
4 / 19  Cosy lounge area
5 / 19  Relax with a good book
6 / 19  Enjoy the views from the lounge/kitchen/diner
7 / 19  Spacious king-size bedroom
8 / 19  En-suite shower room
9 / 19  Beautiful fixtures and fittings throughout
10 / 19  Cosy king-size bedroom
11 / 19  Lovely crisp cotton bedding
12 / 19  Light and bright styling
13 / 19  En-suite shower room
14 / 19  Super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request)
15 / 19  Attention to detail throughout
16 / 19  En-suite jack and jill bathroom
17 / 19  Spacious jack and jill bathroom
18 / 19  Enjoy a spot of al fresco dining
19 / 19  Stunning views from the property

Short Horn Barn

Launceston, Cornwall
VE We’re good to go scheme
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautifully presented converted barn in a secluded rural location
  • All accommodation arranged on one level making it a great option for all ages
  • Selection of on-site play and games facilities provide fun for everyone
  • Provides a great base for touring both Cornwall and Devon with the A30 nearby
  • Visit Boscastle and Tintagel to the North, and Looe and Polperro to the South
  • Walkers can enjoy exploring both Bodmin and Dartmoor National Park
Property code: 57287

This stunning barn conversion nestles on the edge of a complex of five holiday properties, which boast expansive countryside views and is perfectly placed for touring the whole of Cornwall and Devon.

Head towards the north coast and you will discover the coastline is populated with must see destinations including ever popular Padstow, a must for all seafood lovers and home of Rick Stein’s famed restaurant and the picture postcard Port Isaac. There are also some fabulous expansive beaches on offer at Bude and Crackington Haven. The unspoilt south coast of Cornwall is also accessible from here and boasts an array of scenic coves and picturesque fishing villages to enjoy, such as Mevagissey, Looe and Polperro. Other attractions and places of interest include Dartmoor National Park, Bodmin Moor, The Eden Project, Tamar Otter Park and Wildwood, the Camel Trail, and Launceston Steam Railway.

On entering this single-storey barn conversion, you will firstly find yourself in a spacious, light and bright lounge/kitchen/diner with a vaulted ceiling and lovely original beams. This large room provides a great flexible space for families to eat, rest and play, boasts a Smart TV and fabulous views of the countryside. The kitchen area is well-equipped and offers an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. The rest of the accommodation is arranged on the same level, making this a great property for all ages and comprises of three beautiful bedrooms. These consist of a super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request) with TV and en-suite Jack and Jill bathroom with a shower over bath and WC, (this can be accessed separately via the hallway). There is also two king-size bedrooms with an en-suite shower and WC.

Heading outside to a large enclosed patio area with garden furniture and gas BBQ which is provided, allowing you to make the most of this stunning location. There’s also a large garden area shared with the other properties and a play area for children where they can have fun on the trampoline. A shared on-site utility room is provided which offers washing machines, tumble dryers and an additional fridge/freezer. There is ample private off-road parking provided directly outside too.

Due to the current situation not all the facilities advertised at this property may be available or will require social distancing. If you have any specific questions regarding your booking please contact our customer services team.

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

  • 3 bedrooms - 1 super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request) and 2 king-size
  • 1 En-suite bathroom and 2 en-suite shower rooms
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer
  • Shared on-site utility room with washing machines, tumble dryers and additional fridge/freezer
  • Trampoline and equipment for ball games including badminton and tennis on request
  • Electric and underfloor heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 Dogs welcome
  • Beach 17.5 miles, pub 2 miles and shop within walking distance
  • Complex of properties
  • Increased accessibility – Please ensure you refer to our FAQ’s
  • Smart TV
  • Gas BBQ
  • Due to the current situation not all the facilities advertised at this property may be available or will require social distancing. If you have any specific questions regarding your booking please contact our customer services team.

 

Alex McKean

This property is personally managed by Alex.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 22 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Tracy 5th October 2020

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A lovely very well equipped property in a beautiful area. Stunning views and beautiful sunrises. The cottage itself is extremely well equipped with every thing you could possibly need and very comfortable beds.

Reviewed by Richard 26th September 2020

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Beauty full uninhabited view of the surrounding countryside from the property. There is good access to local amenities and the A 30. The cottage is well appointed with all mod cons all rooms have an on suite with waterfall showers. The photos on this property do not do it justice.

Reviewed by Rhydian 29th August 2020

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Reviewed by Keith 22nd August 2020

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When we looked at the pictures of the barn we thought it looks lovely, when we arrived we were amazed with it. The pictures do not do the place justice. It is so fantastic, it is light and airy, very well laid out with everything you may possibly need for a holiday stay. The setting is wonderful, being on a working farm it was great to wake up to tRead morehe sights and sounds of fields of cows and sheep. We felt as though the farm was our home. Superb. Thank you. Hide

Reviewed by Gary 8th August 2020

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Reviewed by Debra 16th March 2020

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We have just spent a relaxing & peaceful 5 days at this wonderful converted Barn.Short Horn is set on one level which was great as one of our party has mobility limitations. Three bedrooms, three bathrooms and an open plan living/eating area decorated to a high standard with quality furnishings made our stay so comfortable Its spotlessly clean and Read moreprovides everythIng you could possibly need. Beautiful views of sheep lambs and llamas. What more could you need. 10/10. Hide

Reviewed by Emma 26th October 2019

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Wow! What a lovely cottage, with great views and much more space than I expected. It was the perfect base for our adventures exploring Devon and Cornwall. Cant wait to stay again!

Reviewed by Sara 19th October 2019

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Beautiful converted barn situated in a working farm. The barn had beautiful views accross the fields. We saw the sheep grazing most days. The property has all the required ammenities and was well stocked. The barn was situated ideally for the areas of Cornwall & Devon we wanted to visit. We did not know that they offer massage until reading the visRead moreitors book. If I had known earlier we would have made use of that service too. Hide

Reviewed by Linda 28th September 2019

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Beautifully finished property with all the comforts of home. We appreciated not having to bring tea towels, washing up equipment and toilet rolls. This was our second visit and we would definitely go again.

Reviewed by Glenn 21st September 2019

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Reviewed by Gail 7th September 2019

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Lovely property, well equipped, well furnish, very clean. The bonus was on our arrival finding a cream tea waiting for us, what a lovely touch. Lisa the owner very approachable and nothing was too much trouble.

Reviewed by Gaynor 24th August 2019

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Reviewed by Lisa 17th August 2019

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Reviewed by Gareth 20th July 2019

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We couldnt fault the property or location. This is a new barn and its nicely out of the way from any roads and other barns on the site making it nice and quiet. We would love to live there full time ,we were that impressed. Will definitely go back

Reviewed by Jason 29th June 2019

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This collection of holiday cottages is perfect if you are having an extended family break. We took two cottages and they were ideally placed for us to explore Cornwall. The owners were incredibly hospitable and the onsite amenities were amazing. Relaxing and very enjoyable holiday location.

Reviewed by Jeanette 22nd June 2019

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We had a fantastic time in Short Horn Barn we loved the position it as it was more tucked away at the back of the site compared with the other barns, it was also beautifully presented with everything you needed for a self catering holiday fully secure patio was great our Samoyed likes to escape so it was perfect there was no way out. A really centrRead moreal position for days out exploring and walking Devon and Cornwall. Hide

Reviewed by Niel 1st June 2019

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A super property, we cannot fault it. High quality in every respect and friendly owners, we would certainly recommend this cottage to anyone, it is lovely. Everything you could wish for in a holiday cottage and more!

Reviewed by Ellis 11th May 2019

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This is a spectacular place to stay. The renovated barn has everything you could ask for. From a welcome Cornish cream tea to a friendly people. The barn itself has everything you need to enjoy your stay. My parents have mobility problems and easy parking and all on the one level plenty room in showers and very comfortable beds. Nothing is a probleRead morem. On site treatment from Lisa so if you fancy a massage just book in advance. Set on a clean and tidy working farm. We took our dog too. Hide

Reviewed by June 30th March 2019

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It is a fantastic place to stay, everything you need is there at your hand. Beautiful bedrooms, showers, lounge come kitchen. Cannot fault it, would recommend definitely.

Reviewed by Jane 23rd March 2019

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This was an ideal spot for us to walk the Tamar Valley and visit friends in Bodmin and Truro. The cottage (Short Horn Barn) was ideal, well equipped and welcoming - including dogs. There was a safe area for them to run and it was easy to clean mess from the gravel. A very high standard throughout and we would certainly recommend this to anyone.

Reviewed by Paul 21st February 2019

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Really enjoyed our stay here - the barn has been converted to a really high standard and is very well equipped. Great for the kids too with some outside space to run about in. A good base for exploring Cornwall with the A30 only being a mile or so away.

Reviewed by Emma 29th December 2018

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Lovely, quiet well-equipped cottage renovated to a high standard. Thank you for a much appreciated cream tea on arrival and for the Christmas decorations. Enjoyed beautiful walks along the northern coast although it took 30-40 minutes to reach Tintagel and Polzeath. A good base to return to and welcome in 2019.

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Stunning open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Sociable and flexible living areas
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before heading out for the day
Cosy lounge area
Relax with a good book
Enjoy the views from the lounge/kitchen/diner
Spacious king-size bedroom
En-suite shower room
Beautiful fixtures and fittings throughout
Cosy king-size bedroom
Lovely crisp cotton bedding
Show 7 moreLight and bright styling

Location

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Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

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