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The open-plan dining space is the perfect back drop for dinner with friends
The warm and welcoming lounge with a garden view
Sink into the sofa and enjoy a catch up with friends
A kitchen that is perfect for entertaining
Sink into the pure linen bedding within this stylish room
Climb the stairs for a peaceful nights sleep
A winning combination of style, comfort and romance
Beautiful views from the comforts of your bed
The wet room
Relax in 'The Retreat' which holds the property's hot tub
Beautiful countryside views from hot tub
The perfect retreat, complete with hot tub
Pets are very welcome
Enjoy al fresco dining with a view
View towards the property
1 / 15  The open-plan dining space is the perfect back drop for dinner with friends
2 / 15  The warm and welcoming lounge with a garden view
3 / 15  Sink into the sofa and enjoy a catch up with friends
4 / 15  A kitchen that is perfect for entertaining
5 / 15  Sink into the pure linen bedding within this stylish room
6 / 15  Climb the stairs for a peaceful nights sleep
7 / 15  A winning combination of style, comfort and romance
8 / 15  Beautiful views from the comforts of your bed
9 / 15  The wet room
10 / 15  Relax in 'The Retreat' which holds the property's hot tub
11 / 15  Beautiful countryside views from hot tub
12 / 15  The perfect retreat, complete with hot tub
13 / 15  Pets are very welcome
14 / 15  Enjoy al fresco dining with a view
15 / 15  View towards the property

The Stick House

Umberleigh, Devon
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Working farm
Romantic
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  •  Enjoy your very own private hot tub during your stay at this beautiful Devon retreat 
  • A truly perfect holiday home for comfort and relaxation with friends and family 
  • Up to two dogs are also welcomed to stay at this extraordinary property
  • A remarkable village pub, where all are welcome, people and dogs, is within a short drive from the property
  • An array of beaches to choose from nearby which include Woolacombe, Croyde and Westward Ho!
  • This remarkable barn conversion nestles on a working dairy farm where guests can enjoy a tour around the farm
Property code: 74967

This remarkable property has been furnished to a high standard throughout, offering a private hot tub, wood burner and much more. It truly is the perfect bolt hole.

Ideally located close to some of North Devon’s finest beaches, Woolacombe and Croyde are popular with surfers and bathers alike. The regional towns of Barnstaple and South Molton are nearby with popular pannier markets. Walkers and cyclists can enjoy the Tarka Trail and walk through the surrounding landscape, stunning in any season and with the property being just on the edge of the Exmoor National Park you will be spoilt with walks and views. In the height of the summer cream teas are served from The Retreat outdoor patio and dining area A short car journey to the village of Umberleigh where the local pub nestles, and all are welcome, you will also find the community shop here which sells a range of produce. Other attractions include RHS Rosemoor Gardens or Dartington Crystal. As you arrive at this delightful Devon retreat, take a moment to enjoy the greatness of this beautiful property.

On entering this upside down barn conversion the entrance hall is the perfect place to hang your coats. On the ground floor you will find a wet room and the first of the two bedrooms. The ground floor bedroom consists of a super-king-size bed (Which can be made up as a twin on request) and boasts a set of French doors which provides you with beautiful views over the rolling countryside as well as access onto the enclosed rear garden. Completing this room is a utility cupboard that offers a washer machine and tumble dryer. The wet room offers a bath, a sperate shower and WC. Heading upstairs to the first floor where you will need to take a moment to enjoy the grandness that this remarkable property offers where parts of the property dates to the Tudor period. The magnificent open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner is the perfect back drop for catching up whilst cooking up a storm in the remarkable kitchen area. The kitchen offers an electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. The fabulous lounge area offers an impressive floor to ceiling feature window allowing you to sit back and relax amongst the rich, soft furnishings and watch your favourite programme on the Smart TV whilst the wood burner crackles in the background or just enjoy views. Completing this floor is the last of the two bedrooms. A mezzanine bedroom offering a king-size bed and a sperate WC.

Outside the enclosed garden wraps around the property, offering a private hot tub which is situated in a beautifully converted outbuilding which offers views over the rolling countryside where Stags and Deer can often be seen grazing, lawn area and decked area with garden furniture. The property offers off-road parking for two cars.

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

  •  2 bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 super-king-size (which can be made up as a twin request)
  • 1 wet room and 1 separate WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave
  • Utility cupboard with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Electric and heating included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Beach 19 miles, shops and pubs 2 miles
  • Smart TVs in lounge both bedrooms

This property is personally managed by Vicky.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 14 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
5
Overall location
4.9

Reviewed by Claire 30th December 2019

A beautiful property in the Devon countryside. The house has been well thought out and has everything that 2 couples or a family could need. Sam and Steve are wonderful hosts and were incredibly helpful throughout the stay. A great place to stay for a relaxing few days or a good base to explore Devon from.

Reviewed by Lloyd 6th December 2019

Excellent property, facilities are amazing very comfortable and cozy. We came away incredibly relaxed and reinvigorated. Sam and Steve are both very helpful we would highly recommend this property. We will be returning next year.

Reviewed by Pauline 16th November 2019

Beautiful property lovely location. Decor immaculate. Sam & Steve very welcoming and nothing was too much trouble for them. Welcome pack on arrival added a nice touch. Beds very comfortable. Hot Tub was beautiful and very relaxing. Very spacious and lovely property with everything you could want. Best place we have ever stayed and would not hesitatRead moree to return in the future. It suited our needs perfectly and having the added bonus of an indoor Hot Tub was perfect Hide

Reviewed by M 25th October 2019

Beautiful cottage on working Dairy Farm. Great location very relaxing with stunning views with easy access from main road. Highly recommended for those looking to relax. Great hosts with guests enjoyment A clear priority. No hesitation in recommending very dog friendly.

Reviewed by Wayne 7th October 2019

Fabulous accommodation in a beautiful location very well appointed to a very high standard and the hosts were very friendly and helpful.

Reviewed by Justin 4th October 2019

Perfect if your looking for a piece full get away, cottage was amazing was perfect had everything you needed, Town was 15 mins away if you forgot anything. Would stay here again *****

Reviewed by Dawne 6th September 2019

Oh wow what a wonderful cottage, Sam and Steve were the perfect hosts and made us feel very welcome. What a lovely location to spend our 34th wedding anniversary, it was pure bliss, we had the most relaxing long weekend. Thank you Sam and Steve for our welcome pack, the cakes didnt last long! We would highly recommend The Stick Cottage We didnt wanRead moret to leave, it has been the best property that we have ever stayed in. Keep up the good work Sam and Steve Hide

Reviewed by Paula 30th August 2019

Sam and Steve have created a wonderful holiday cottage on their beautiful cattle farm. It is fully equipped with everything you need for a relaxing stay. A short drive away from local towns and shops, and within an hours drive of main North Devon attractions. The hot tub was an added bonus to make the holiday extra special and relaxing. Really enjoRead moreyed all the goodies upon arrival - fruit basket, eggs, bread, milk and a homemade cake! What more could you ask for after a long drive! Thank you! Hide

Reviewed by Helen 23rd August 2019

We really enjoyed our stay at The Stick House . Sam and Steve were wonderful hosts and made us feel very welcome on their farm. The barn is beautiful inside with lots of homely touches! Having our very own hot tub for the week was very exciting, especially for our children (ages 13 and 11)!! It felt very spa-like in there with clean fluffy dressingRead more gowns and slippers for us to use! We really appreciated a delicious home-made cake to eat on arrival and some fresh eggs from the chickens!! xx Hide

Reviewed by Joanne 9th August 2019

Wonderful welcome from Sam and Steve who are so lovely. Very thoughtful welcome pack which was a nice surprise. Nothing was to much trouble for them even board games when it was raining. The tour round the farm was so interesting. It was very good of them to take the time out to show us round. Would definitely recommend this to anyone. The locationRead more is perfect to just get away and relax and the retreat with the hot tub is fabulous. We all really enjoyed our time there. Thank you Hide

Reviewed by John 26th July 2019

Steve, Sam and their family were the perfect hosts. The farm's location is very good as it easy to travel to the beach and other attractions. I can not recommend this holiday high enough.

Reviewed by Julia 19th July 2019

We have just come back from the most fantastic holiday, the property was stunning, beautifully converted to the highest standard. The hosts could not have been more helpful or welcoming. The hot tub in its own room overlooking the valley was something else. I would highly recommend this property and we will be back

Reviewed by Dave 4th July 2019

The owners Sam and Steve were brilliant, easy going, lovely family on a working cattle farm. Accommodation was first class.

Reviewed by Janice 8th June 2019

Stick House Cottage is lovely with easy access to the garden area and hot tub. The owners Samantha and Steve could not have been more helpful and made us very welcome. Sam made us a lovely cake for our arrival and their daughters put fresh flowers into the cottage for us. Even our little dog benefitted from a nice soft bed, blanket and towel plus dRead moreog bowls, poo bags and biscuits. We would highly recommend this cottage. Hide

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The open-plan dining space is the perfect back drop for dinner with friends
The warm and welcoming lounge with a garden view
Sink into the sofa and enjoy a catch up with friends
A kitchen that is perfect for entertaining
Sink into the pure linen bedding within this stylish room
Climb the stairs for a peaceful nights sleep
A winning combination of style, comfort and romance
Beautiful views from the comforts of your bed
The wet room
Relax in 'The Retreat' which holds the property's hot tub
Beautiful countryside views from hot tub
Show 3 moreThe perfect retreat, complete with hot tub

Location

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