Parnacott, Holsworthy (Pet Friendly House)

Get lost in time in this delightful Grade II listed 16th century house with 12 acres of lush countryside.

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Parnacott, Holsworthy (Pet Friendly House)

  • Elegant Georgian house in 12 acres of grounds.
  • 7 bedrooms, 5 first floor bedrooms with various sizes & en-suite bath plus 2 ground floor bedrooms.
  • Drawing room, children’s room, kitchen, breakfast/sitting room with wood burning stove, & utility room.
  • Central heating, open fire with wood burning stove, microwave & other amenities.
  • 10 car off road parking, children’s play area, BBQ & two dogs welcome. Wedding licence available by arrangement.
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Pet Friendly:✔️ Yes

Experience the enchanting atmosphere of Parnacott, a Grade II listed 16th century house blessed with big, airy rooms and alluring furniture.

Relax in the drawing room, with its open fire and revel in entertaining your friends and family in the stylish dining room. The breakfast room is perfect for casual meals, it has a wood burning stove and direct access to the kitchen.

Younger family members won’t be bored with a special sitting room dedicated to them – it is fully stocked with toys, books, TV and games consoles. Furthermore, they can explore the 12 acres of lush countryside which house a barn, complete with table tennis, plus garden games such as badminton and croquet. Beach trips are made easier with buckets and spades, as well as bodyboards provided by the friendly owners.

Downstairs, two beautifully presented bedrooms are great for those who struggle getting up stairs, whilst five spacious and cosy bedrooms occupy the upper floor. Holsworthy is located 3 miles away, where you can enjoy horse riding and clay pigeon shooting. If cycling’s more your style, head 8 miles to Bude where you can cycle along the Coast Path or hire bikes at the beach.


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Parnacott, Holsworthy

About the Local Area (Holsworthy)

Holsworthy is a charming market town that boasts a rich history, scenic landscapes, and a warm and friendly community. With its rustic charm and tranquil atmosphere, it is a perfect destination for visitors looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.

What is Holsworthy Famous For?

Holsworthy is famous for being a thriving agricultural town, surrounded by rolling hills and fertile farmland. The town is also known for its historic architecture, including the iconic St. Peter and St. Paul Church, which dates back to the 13th century.

Things to Do in Holsworthy

Holsworthy offers a wealth of activities for visitors to enjoy. Whether you’re interested in exploring the town’s rich history or simply soaking up the natural beauty of the countryside, there’s something for everyone.

  • Visit the Holsworthy Museum
    This charming local museum is a must-see for history enthusiasts. Housed in an old Victorian schoolhouse, it features exhibits on the town’s fascinating past, including its role in the local agricultural industry.
  • Walk the Tarka Trail
    This scenic walking trail winds through the heart of the countryside, offering stunning views of the surrounding hills and farmland. The trail is well-marked and suitable for all levels of walkers.
  • Enjoy a Pint at the Old Market Inn
    This cosy traditional pub is a favourite among locals and visitors alike. With its friendly atmosphere and delicious food and drink, it’s the perfect spot to relax after a long day of sightseeing.

Things Near Holsworthy

If you’re looking to explore the surrounding area, there’s plenty to see and do near Holsworthy.

  • Visit Bude
    This charming seaside town is just a short drive from Holsworthy and offers a wide range of activities, including surfing, hiking, and exploring the local shops and restaurants.
  • Explore Dartmoor National Park
    This stunning national park is located just a short distance from Holsworthy and offers a wealth of outdoor activities, including hiking, cycling, and wildlife spotting.
  • Visit the Eden Project
    Located a bit further afield, the Eden Project is a world-renowned attraction that features stunning botanical gardens and a wide range of interactive exhibits. It’s well worth the trip for anyone interested in nature and sustainability.

With its rich history, stunning landscapes, and friendly community, it’s the perfect destination for anyone looking to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life and experience the best that rural England has to offer.

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