Higher Wiscombe Cottages,
East Devon

The cottages are situated at the heart of the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just inland from the Jurassic Coast and South West Coast Path. Peaceful, secluded and set in a beautiful valley, four miles from beaches at Beer, Sidmouth and Branscombe, these Award Winning holiday cottages can accommodate from 6 to 32 guests.

Thatched Barn and Flint Barn both sleep 6 with three en-suites. There is an open-plan kitchen/living /dining room with slate floors and a wood-burning stove (logs provided). There is underfloor heating and double- glazing throughout, making it warm in winter with the slate floors keeping it cool in summer. Both cottages have a private garden with hardwood garden furniture, and in the summer months a Weber gas barbecue, (gas provided). The oak and granite farmhouse-style kitchen area is extremely well equipped, with a range cooker with gas hob and electric oven, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Dualit Toaster, microwave, and washing machine. The sitting area and kitchen have slate floors and have large squashy sofas to relax into. The cottages have Wifi which is fine for emailing and searching the web. They are both dog friendly cottages.

Flint Barn has an M1 designation, the kitchen/dining/sitting room, entrance, a bedroom and a wet room are on one level. It also has exclusive use cinema room (accessed via external staircase).

The Old Winery is an enormous detached barn that is perfect for large house parties, family get-togethers, birthday parties and anniversaries. The Old Winery has ten en-suite bedrooms – four super-king doubles and six bedrooms with zip and link beds that can be twins or super-king doubles, depending upon guest requirements.The entire building has underfloor heating and is double-glazed throughout, making it warm in winter, with the slate floors keeping it cool in summer. There are two fully equipped kitchens to facilitate catering on a large scale and a large sitting room with lots of squashy sofas. The oak dining table can seat twenty with ease and can be extended to seat up to 32 when the other barns are booked in conjunction with the Old Winery.

Higher Wiscombe is within easy reach of Waitrose, Sainsbury’s and Tesco and many good local food shops, and can accept Waitrose, Tesco and Sainsbury’s online deliveries if required. When booked and upon arrival you are provided with a guide on local restaurants, where to buy local food, local take-aways and a full local information pack.


Size: 3 cottages – Sleeps up to 32
Location: Southleigh, East Devon
Flint Barn (Sleeps 6) From £350 for 4 night stay
Thatched Barn (Sleeps 6) From £400 for 4 night stay
Old winery (Sleeps 20) From £1,695 for 4 night stay
Allocated Parking: On site