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Heron Cottage, Newhouse Barton, is a simply idyllic holiday spot. Converted from a tractor barn on the old working farm, Heron is one of 8 beautiful holiday cottages on the estate, with breathtaking views over the South Hams. 

Sleeping 6 in 3 bedrooms, the house boasts a private large garden to enjoy wonderful views, relax and unwind and have a chat with the sheep!  The cottage also has great shared on-site facilities for both adults and children.   While the children enjoy the outdoor equipment, you can relax with a glass of your favourite tipple, enjoying the late evening sunshine on the benches and picnic tables. 

Locally you can enjoy the many attractions all within a 20 minute drive: Totnes market town, Torquay, great walks and pubs, golden beaches, historic sites, beautiful Dartmoor and other top family attractions. 

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Imagine yourself relaxing in the south-facing garden admiring the views whilst the children enjoy the shared play area – Heron is fantastic for families.
The Newhouse Barton farm estate is an ideal spot to relax and explore South Devon, as a couple, with friends or with family.

The cottage has Wifi for guests use. Please be advised this is Rural Devon so Wi-fi is basic speed, not high speed, (not suitable for gaming and streaming) ..  Part of the beauty of getting away from it all. 

Ground Floor:

Living room: With lovely wood burner, large seating area, Freeview Smart TV, DVD player with a selection of DVDs, a selection of children’s games ( games currently not available for use due to covid-19)  and patio doors leading to the enclosed large private garden.
Kitchen/dining room: Farmhouse style with cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

First Floor:
Bedroom 1:
 With double bed and Freeview TV.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With twin beds. (+  travel cot available) 
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Separate Toilet

Enclosed lawned garden with garden furniture and coal BBQ.

Bed linen and towels included. Highchair/Travel Cot. Use of tumble dryer ( £1 coins required). 

Communal BBQ and children’s play area. Games room with table tennis, table hockey, pool table and table football (shared). ( Games room currently closed due to covid-19)
Heated indoor swimming pool (shared, 38ft x 16ft, with changing and shower facilities, open all year round 9am - 8pm). 

Ample parking.

EV Charge Point
Strictly No smoking.


"It was wonderful to have a pool and local amenities not to far away. The cottage was well equipped with everything we needed and very clean. It was quiet and peaceful - a perfect getaway and great stay"

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An ideal spot for families and couples, there are many things to see and do just a short drive away. 

Nearby Totnes is known for its arts, crafts, markets and bohemian lifestyle, whilst Torquay offers a beautiful promenade, seafront gardens, harbour, international marina, beaches and an abundance of pubs and restaurants.  Paignton offers an ideal traditional pier front seaside town with many lovely eateries, mini golf and a lovely promenade walk. 

Visit Dartmouth with its busy harbour, castle, shops and galleries, or Teignmouth, an attractive seaside town with a promenade, beach and pier. Also, nearby are Paignton, known for its excellent Zoo, and the Cathedral City of Exeter.

Amongst the many family attractions are Cockington Country Park, Crealy Adventure Park, Woodlands Adventure Park and the famous Dartmouth and South Devon heritage steam railways.  Dartmoor National Park is a short drive away, where both horse riding and walking across the stunning landscapes are popular activities.

Daignton Park Golf Course is situated just a 3 minute drive, the finest in South Devon.  His and Hers days out with a spa too! 

Newton Abbot Race Course is just a 10 minute drive, making Heron Cottage an ideal spot for your visit to the races. 

Relax & Enjoy

Boasting an indoor heated swimming pool with  changing rooms. Enjoy a relaxing swim and entertain the kids on rainy days.

Outdoor Play

Outdoor play area for big and little kids to play with baby and adult swing.  There is also a beautiful meadow area ideal for a kick about or any other outdoor games. 

Indoor Play

Our indoor games room is ideal for entertaining the children come rain or shine.  It boasts a pool table (small charge), table tennis table, table football as well as other children's toys.


Enjoy a swim in the lovely indoor pool, with modern changing rooms. Perfect to entertain the kids or enjoy some you time! 

Book your stay today in this idyllic rural cottage. Enjoy Dartmoor or Coastal Path walks, exploring the many bays, or play Golf at Dainton Park just 2 miles away!



Contact Vicky for availability and rates. Minimum stay is 3 nights with arrivals any day. Longer stay discounts available too! 
Please enquire. 
Let's get you on holiday! 

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