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
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Enjoy a day at the seaside with sandy beaches at Woolacombe, Saunton and Croyde
  • Situated on a small working sheep farm in unspoilt rural countryside
  • Set in a traditional courtyard setting with wood burner, private patio and private hot tub
  • Explore the acre of wild garden and orchard, great for BBQ’s or picnics
  • Attractions such as RHS Rosemoor and Dartington Crystal are a short drive
  • In springtime you may be lucky to see new born lambs


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.

Beautifully converted in 2018, this superb property is one of a pair of barn conversions situated on a small working sheep farm in unspoilt rural countryside in the heart of Devon. Stylishly designed and attractively decorated, this charming property features a private hot tub, generous garden, and makes a fantastic, cosy and romantic retreat for two. Perfect for enjoying country walks and exploring quaint villages, the property is also just 15 miles from the stunning northern coast with beautiful beaches at Croyde and Westward Ho! within easy reach.

This delightfully bright and welcoming cottage features a spacious, attractive and elegant open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner with plenty of comfortable seating, a traditional wood burner and Smart TV. The property plays host to cosy super king-size bedroom, which can be made into a twin upon request, with an en-suite shower room. Outside you can relax in the private hot tub or enjoy a BBQ on the patio. The cottage also offers an acre of wild garden with an orchard. You are welcome to explore the farmyard and grounds, with lambing taking place at Easter.

Located in the centre of Tarka Country, this lovely property is perfect for keen walkers and cyclists looking to enjoy stunning countryside and breathtaking trails. The market town of Great Torrington is nearby (8.5 miles) and is home to Dartington Crystal, or you could head to Devon’s spectacular northern coast and enjoy the beaches at Saunton (18 miles), Croyde (21 miles) and Westward Ho! (19 miles). Visit RHS Rosemoor Gardens, 10 miles away, or explore the breathtaking Exmoor National Park (16 miles).

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

This property is personally managed by Jolie.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 26 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Richard 12th July 2019

If you want a holiday where everything is there that you need this is a wonderful cottage with a fabulous hot tub and surroundings. The hosts are very helpful but not intrusive and all treats such as as cookies dog biscuits apple juice all there for you when you arrive. We have been in lots of cottages and this is by far the best. This is a place tRead moreo relax as there are no pubs or shops within about 2 miles. If you prepare for that you will have a wonderful holiday. Hide

Reviewed by Andrea 29th June 2019

The Piggery is the most wonderful place for a quiet holiday. The cottage is beautifully designed and equipped. We were welcomed with milk, fresh farm eggs, cookies, chocolate and dog treats. The hot tub is great and the surrounding countryside is lovely. A stunning property. Definitely will be going back.

Reviewed by Ken 21st June 2019

The cottage was perfect! Spotless and modern! The hot tub was a delight, lovely views and beautiful setting, it was the perfect way to end the day!

Reviewed by Susanna 27th May 2019

Enjoyed our stay in The Piggery; we were happy to spend time chilling there, however we did venture out (car needed to reach any facilities). Very clean and tidy, all necessary equipment available. Would definitely consider going back if we wanted a holiday away from madness.

Reviewed by Janet 3rd May 2019

Lovely place to relax, no traffic noise, no street lights shining in the bedroom when you are trying to nod off just a sky full of lovely stars what more can you ask for. Lovely hot tub to relax in. Pretty central to visit places of interest. Lovely views from the large patio area.

Reviewed by Peter 29th April 2019

The cottage was beautiful and perfect, everything was thought of to make our stay memorable...thank you

Reviewed by Joanne 20th April 2019

Absolutely fantastic. Everything we expected and more. Couldnt recommend it enough. Ideal for a nice quiet get away.

Reviewed by Jill 8th April 2019

A beautiful place to relax and unwind - just perfect.

Reviewed by Lisa 29th March 2019

This was all we expected and more. Lovely welcome and special touches like eggs, milk, chocolates, homemade cookies, dog treats and a hand made welcome card went a long way after our journey. Would definitely recommend.

Reviewed by Catherine 22nd March 2019

Great place to stay, host was lovely and helpful. They thought of everything, including a jar of dog treats for our pooch, made to feel extremely welcome. Lovely hot tub! Interiors gorgeous, would come again!

Reviewed by Emma 15th March 2019

Perfect in every way. Quiet. Private. Super warm and super equipped.

Reviewed by Daniel 8th March 2019

A cracking cottage in a great secluded (but not too remote) location. Wonderfully appointed with all the equipment to make it a great break. Hot tub is a definite bonus, especially as it is undercover to avoid those common weather changes! Host was helpful but not intrusive, we would definitely recommend.

Reviewed by richard 1st March 2019

The Cottage was lovely very private, we didnt see or hear a sole the whole time we were there, we were greeted by farm eggs and home made cookies. The accommodation was brilliant and very well equipped

Reviewed by Laura 22nd February 2019

The Piggery was beautifully decorated and very comfortable and welcoming with everything we needed for our stay. It was exceptionally clean and fresh, looking just like the photos on the website. The area is very secluded and private, perfect for sitting in the hot tub with only the sound of sheep in the background. Instow beach is half an hour awaRead morey and perfect for dog owners with lovely dog friendly bars nearby. I would definitely recommend this for a relaxing break. Hide

Reviewed by Jodie 19th February 2019

We had an absolutely amazing time at the piggery, it is very spacious and it's in a very remote area, we took our lab with us and he enjoyed it too, lots of walks around there too, but I can honestly give this place a 5* rating as it could not have been more perfect, the 3 night's we were there were so relaxing, and the hot tub is just amazing

Reviewed by Jo 4th January 2019

We loved The Piggery! It was much more spacious than it looks from the photos and had everything we needed for our stay. It was very secluded and felt totally private. We were left a welcome card, fresh eggs and cookies on arrival which was lovely! The hot tub was fantastic and we enjoyed plenty of time relaxing in there! The hot tub robes providedRead more were also great! The location was very rural and we found we had to drive to get anywhere. However there were towns and walks nearby. Hide

Reviewed by Suzy 21st December 2018

Lovely couple who dressed the home for Xmas. Hamper left for us and the dog. Lovely burner, tub and under floor heating. Didnt want to leave

Reviewed by Kerry 30th November 2018

We spent 5 nights at the cottage and loved it. Location good. Cottage itself beautiful, comfortable and very clean. Hot tub icing on the cake.

Reviewed by Nasrin 16th November 2018

By far the most clean and modern place I have been too! It is better than the pictures! Lots of privacy. Good equipment Lovely gestures provided upon arrival, Very cosy warm with under floor heating. Perfect for those who just want to relax I would recommend and visit again Thankyou

Reviewed by Rebecca 2nd November 2018

Lovely place, very clean and everything you need has been thought of. Had a great relaxing week.

Reviewed by Amy 7th October 2018

So lovely, beautiful property amazing facilities had such a wonderful time

Reviewed by Helen 22nd September 2018

The Piggery was absolutely amazing! We loved our stay here and could not fault it at all. Set in a peaceful and quiet area. The owners were very welcoming and we even got a lovely welcome hamper. The property was fully equipped with anything you would need. Perfect location to anywhere in Devon, we ventured out every day. The hot tub was an added bRead moreonus, so chilled and relaxing. Would highly recommend this property. Hide

Reviewed by Mark 7th September 2018

Superb cottage and friendly owners

Reviewed by Katie 24th August 2018

The cottage is beautifully presented and well equipped. The welcome hamper was a nice touch and the dog loved his treats! Ian and Annie were very welcoming. Would recommend this cottage.

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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


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