Swallow Barn is a quality, spacious barn in Lydford, sleeping 5 persons in 3 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms, and set in over 2 acres looking towards the hills of Dartmoor National Park. It is characterful with original granite and oak beams throughout; perfect for relaxing or as a base for exploring Dartmoor, Devon and Cornwall. Swallow Barn offers a high standard of comfort and beautiful uninterrupted views of the high moors.
- Number of Rooms / Units
|Room / Unit Type||Room / Unit Tariff*|
|Swallow Barn||from £500.00 to £980.00 per unit per week|
*Short breaks available:
Weekend breaks - Friday to Sunday (3 nights) £240.
Mid-week breaks - Monday to Friday (4 nights) £280.
Children & Infants
- Accept children (Minimum age)
- Accept children all ages
- Broadband Internet Access
- Electricity inc in rate
- Garden/patio for guests' use
- Linen available free of charge
- Linen provided - Towels not provided but can be supplied by arrangement at a cost of £7 per person per week.
- Open All Year
- Wireless Broadband Internet Access
Parking & Transport
- Car parking
- On site parking
- Accept Bank Transfers, Internet Payment or SWIFT/IBAN
- Cash & Cheque accepted
Room / Unit Features
- Colour TV
- DVD Player
- Electric shaver point
- Free View TV
- Ironing Facilities
- Modem Point
- Oven / Cooker
- Underfloor heating
- Washing Machine
- Marketed as green/environmentally friendly
- Mobile Phone Reception
- Special provisions for walkers - Separate boot room.
Room / Unit Features: Swallow Barn
- Non smoking units - Non-smoking establishment
- Real log/coal fire - Wood burning stove
- Washing Machine
Map & Directions
Take M5 southbound. At Exeter take the A30 to Okehampton. 5 miles past Okehampton at Sourton Down take the A386 towards Tavistock. After 6 ½ miles turn right to Lydford (opposite Dartmoor Inn). After 0.6 miles Turn right at the war memorial (large granite cross) and take the left hand fork, signposted to Coryton. After ½ mile turn left onto a private lane signposted for Heathergate. After approx 0.3 miles there is a bungalow on the right (Raddon Barton), immediately turn left towards Raddon Farm (small sign in hedgerow). After 60 yds Swallow Barn is on the left accessed via a pair of wooden field gates.
Public Transport Directions
There are trains to Okehampton from Exeter from June to September. A bus runs between Okehampton and Tavistock, stopping at Lydford in each direction. It runs approximately every hour of day-time throughout the year, including Sundays; the journey from Okehampton to Lydford takes about 20 minutes, and from Tavistock to Lydford about 30 minutes. Bus information HERE