Post House, Holsworthy (Pet Friendly Cottage)

This charming stone barn conversion offers postcard views of tranquil North Devon countrysides close to Holsworthy town.

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Post House, Holsworthy (Pet Friendly Cottage)

  • Pretty barn conversion close to Holsworthy.
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x twin
  • Kitchen with dining area and sitting room
  • Fuel and power included in rent; cot, highchair, stairgate available at request
  • Off-road parking, garden, BBQ, shared field for play; pet-friendly; no smoking
Key Details
Pet Friendly:✔️ Yes

The characterful barn conversion, located just over a mile from the market town of Holsworthy, offers its guests postcard-perfect views of North Devon’s tranquil countryside.

Guests will be delighted to find two airy and bright bedrooms on the first floor, along with a family bathroom and a spacious kitchen/​dining space. The inviting lounge comes with doors that open onto a garden area where quiet contemplation or al fresco drinks can be enjoyed.

Whether visitors are after a lazy day by the sea or an activity-filled day spent in the nearby Exmoor or Dartmoor National Parks, this is an ideal base for exploring the very best of North Devon. Holsworthy features a leisure centre and a park, while Bude, Widemouth Bay and many other beautiful sandy beaches can be found just over the border in Cornwall. Outdoorsy types can explore the regions’ rolling hills and wooded valleys via the Tarka Trail or take a horse ride, while golfers can challenge themselves to a round.

The owners’ property is close by, with a sister cottage also in the same complex, so groups of friends or family holidaying together are more than welcome.


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Post House, 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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