Red Doors Farm

An introduction to Red Doors Farm


  • 5 Star
  • Dog/Pet Friendly
  • Games room
  • Swimming Pool

Seven 5 star self catering holiday cottages in the Blackdown Hills. Indoor pool, childrens play area, games room, accommodation for groups of 2 - 8.

Red Doors Farm in Devon, exceptional Self Catering Holiday Cottages, forms an enchanting private hamlet nestling within the Blackdown Hills, an easily accessible and idyllic location superb for walking, golf and riding or just a peaceful and relaxing break. The Jurassic coast - with its combination of fossil hunting and sandy beaches, Dartmoor and Exmoor , the Eden project and many National Trust Properties are all within easy reach. Red Doors Farm is perfect for couples and family holidays and those who wish for a relaxing hideaway retreat. We have 7 cottages sleeping between 2 - 8 guests + cots. Luxury accommodation furnished to an extremely high standard and graded 5* by Enjoy England. Facilities include heated indoor swimming pool, games room and childrens' play areas.

The Cottages

Set in two acres of gardens, Red Doors is perfect for family holidays or for couples looking for a relaxing hideaway. We have 7 cottages sleeping between 2 to 8 guests. Dogs are accepted by prior arrangement in the Farmhouse, Cider Barn, Byre and Courtyard cottages.

Our three extra-special one bedroom properties are set away from the larger cottages, affording peace and privacy for our guests. They are the perfect romantic retreat, whatever the occasion.

Properties for Families

The Farmhouse (sleeps 8 + cot)
A charming and delightful thatched 500 year old grade 2* listed Devon long house of stone and cob with original beams, oak panelling and flagstone floor. The property has been renovated to provide superb accommodation for the larger family. Dining hall, kitchen with feature bread oven and Aga (+electric oven) and breakfast table. Large drawing room with Inglenook Fireplace. First floor: 4 bedrooms (2 double, 2 twin). Shower room with WC. Bathroom with WC, whirlpool bath with power shower over.
The Farmhouse Availability Diary

Cider Barn (sleeps 5 + cot)
Detached thatched cottage converted from the barn that used to house the farm cider press. large kitchen/dining room. Sitting room with French windows opening onto lawn, and beamed ceiling. First floor: Two bedrooms, the double having magnificent uninterrupted views over Dumpdon Hill, (1 double, 1 with 3 single beds). Bathroom with WC.
Cider Barn Availability Diary

Orchard Cottage (sleeps 6 + cot)
Detached stone cottage with private garden. Entrance hall. Three bedrooms (1 double, 2 twin). Bathroom/WC. Seperate WC. First floor: Large open plan sitting/dining room with log burning stove and fully fitted kitchen area. French windows onto balcony overlooking countryside.
Orchard Cottage Availability Diary

Byre Cottage (sleeps 6 + cot)
A thatched, stone and cob cottage complete with climbing roses and clematis, adjoining the main farmhouse. Entrance hall, kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with beamed ceiling, original oak shutters and log burner. Shower room with WC. First floor : Three bedrooms ( 1 double, 2 twin ). Bathroom with WC.
Byre Cottage Availability Diary

Properties for Couples

Courtyard Cottage (sleeps 2)
A very spacious barn conversion – airy, uncluttered and bathed in natural light. The accommodation comprises farmhouse style kitchen with Aga (and electric oven!). Bathroom with whirlpool bath and power shower. Large first floor sitting room with log burner and exceptional countryside views from enclosed balcony windows. Mezzanine floor bedroom with king-size bed, star gazing windows and ensuite cloakroom. Shared large patio garden and terrace.
Courtyard Cottage Availability Diary

Holly Cottage (sleeps 2 + cot)
Tucked in the furthermost corner of the property, Holly cottage is converted from a single storey stone barn, a traditional country cottage in keeping with its original features. Sitting room with Inglenook and log burner. Kitchen/dining area with bespoke wooden kitchen. Bedroom with king-size bed. Ensuite bathroom with whirlpool bath and power shower. Lawned garden with delightful countryside views.
Holly Cottage Availability Diary

Swallows Loft (sleeps 2 + cot)
A first floor apartment converted from an old stone barn with a traditional feel and a contemporary twist. The accommodation comprises of a large sitting/dining room with leather sofas and a cosy log burner. Raised bespoke kitchen concealed by oak screen made from reclaimed Cider vats. Stairs up to bedroom with four poster bed and stargazing windows. Sumptuous bathroom with whirlpool bath and large separate shower. Stairs down to shared large patio garden and terrace.
Swallow's Loft Availability Diary


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Contact Details

Chris Shrubb
Red Doors Farm
EX14 4TX
T: 01404 890067