Luggs Barn – Holiday Cottage Devon – What’s around

What's around?

The frequent farmers’ markets in all local towns are of course extremely well supported. The pretty towns of Sherborne, Topsham and Dartmouth are also popular destinations, while Axminster, the home of River Cottage, is just 30 minutes away.

Enjoy the West Country

The West Country excels at family friendly days out, with horse drawn barges at Tiverton, tram rides at Colyton, fossil hunting at Axmouth and numerous wonderful beaches, rivers and woodlands to explore.

Closest towns to Luggs Barn

Taunton and Exeter offer extensive shopping and leisure facilities, and Wellington (4 miles) has a selection of charming independent stores as well as banks and supermarkets including Waitrose. Wellington also boasts The Wellesley, an independent, old-fashioned cinema which stages the town’s annual New Year pantomime as well as showing the latest films.

For the kids

Children’s favourites include Crealy near Exeter, Pecorama at Beer, Paignton Zoo, Weston Donkey Sanctuary, Quaywest water park, Woodlands Leisure Park, the Miniature Pony Centre on Dartmoor and Babbacombe model village.

What else can we see and do?

Luggs Barn is well placed for exploring Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks. The West Country’s many historic landmarks, from Cathedrals at Exeter, Bath and Wells to National Trust properties including Knightshayes Court, Killerton and Dunster castle are extremely popular.

Other popular local attractions;

Diggerland Devon – 15 Mins

Western Canal – 15 Mins

Bridwell park – 10 Mins

Axe Valley wildlife park – 40 Mins

World of Country Life – 40 Mins

We are also only 6 miles from Dunkeswell airfield – anyone over the age of 14 can take flying lessons, enjoy a flight or even a parachute jump!

There’s so much to see and do within easy reach of Luggs Barn; these are just a few suggestions. If you’d like more information to plan your perfect break, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Beautifully located holiday homes

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