Buzzard Barn, Blackadon Barn Cottages, Ivybridge, South Devon

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    from £ 1299
  • 2 night weekend
    from £ 1099
  • 3 night weekend
    from £ 1199
  • Midweek per night
    from £ 1099
Property Type: 
Group of Cottages
Large holiday cottages sleeping up to 26 for family and friend groups near Ivybridge, Dartmoor and the south Devon coast

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Buzzard Barn, Blackadon Barn Cottages, Ivybridge, South Devon, sleeps 2-26 in 13 bedrooms.

Buzzard Barn is ideal for large family gatherings or for groups of friends looking to enjoy time in South Devon. The location gives many opportunities to explore and enjoy both South Devon and Dartmoor.

Buzzard Barn sleeps 24 in 10 en-suite bedrooms,

Buzzard Barn is a very special place for a holiday or weekend in South Devon. Several guests have described Buzzard Barn as having the feel of a "ski Chalet". There are so many things to do and places to explore in South Devon.

Buzzard Barn is on 2 levels with separate external entrances, a short distance apart. The upper ground level has a large fully fitted kitchen and a spacious open plan lounge dining room with moorland views . The 5 bedrooms consist of two doubles one of which has a wet room and the other an en suite, two twin en suites and an en suite family room ( 4 poster ) double + 3 singles on a mezzanine.
The lower ground level consists of a lounge, separate dining room and galley kitchen. There are 4 en suite twin bedrooms and a triple en suite bedroom which has a double and a single. A cozy feel is generated via a gas boiler and controllable radiators in all rooms. The games room opposite the Barn has a full sized table tennis table and several other activities.

Buzzard Barn has hosted a range of family celebrations including, Big Birthdays, Anniversaries or annual extended family holidays. The trend for activity holidays has seen groups of walkers, kayakers, cyclists, golfers bridge players and Civil War re-enacters enjoy there stay in Buzzard Barn.

Since moving to South Devon over 21 years ago the place still surprises me with its Stunning Scenery - either Coast, Countryside or Moorland, the diversity of Sporting Opportunities - Surfing at Batham, Cycling on one of the 5 off-road trails, Walking the South West Coastal Path or experiencing the solitude of Dartmoor or kayaking on the Dart or exploring South Devons History by visiting the many National Trust and English Heritage sites.

Please ask if we can assist you by suggesting things to do or places to go. Guests are often very interested in the increasing number of local music & food festivals and the summer regattas.


Fully equipped modern kitchen, 8 gas rings, 2 ovens, 2 grill, 2 large fridges, freezer, microwave, dishwasher. Ample cooking and serving equipment.
The dining area can accommodate up to 30 people. The arrangement can be modified to suit the needs of your group.
Large lounge areas with a range of settees and chairs some with views of south Devon and Dartmoor.
Colour flat screen TV with Sky satellite Freeview. Music CD and radio. Wi-Fi.
Mobile reception is generally good. Wi-Fi available free of charge.
Table tennis, darts and other large games. There are board games in all the cottages and a selection of outdoor games available.
Heating by radiators. There is a heated air recycling system in Buzzard Barn.
A mix of family rooms, doubles (a couple with four posters), twins. many of them are en suite. One room in Buzzard is suitable for wheelchair users.
All bed linen supplied. We do ask if you could bring your own cot linen. Towels not provided. You can pre order towels at a small charge.
Buzzard Barn has 9 en suite shower rooms and one wet room suitable for wheelchair users.
One bedroom in Buzzard Barn is suitable for wheelchair users - access to kitchen, lounge and dining room.
Children most welcome. Cots, high chairs and stair gates are available on request. Baby sitters can be arranged.
There is a barbecue area, several seating areas with picnic tables. A selection of outdoor games can be used.
There are indoor pools in Ivybridge, Totnes, Kingsbridge and Plympton.
Ample parking close to Buzzard Barn for 5 cars further parking spaces can be allocated. We do encourage sharing cars where possible.
No smoking in the cottages or in areas where other guests are.
Pets on request - Well behaved dogs, which are fully vaccinated. Ask for our pet policy. A small charge is made of £15.00 per animal.


Ideal location for a holiday in South Devon or Dartmoor. Walking and Cycle routes from your cottage. Only a short drive to great beaches and the SWCP. Close to several National Trust properties.
Plymouth "Ocean City" 20 mins by car - offering theatre, cinema and a wide selection restaurants. There are also many historic and visitor attractions. Many sporting activities for you to try.
Ivybridge has wide selection of local shops only 2.8 miles. You can order local meat (Gribbles Butchers) and veg waiting for you + supermarket will deliver. Devon has excellent food producers.
Our Local - The Horse & Groom in Bittaford - walkable. The Oak in South Brent - South Devon Camra Pub of the year. There are many others within a short drive to suit most tastes.

Booking Information

Friday and Mondays are changeover days. We do request a £50 security deposit in car on arrival. Please ring Mark or Jacky to discuss your specific requirements. Weekends out of high season from £1099.

High season week £2599.

Call to discuss your requirements.

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Getting here

Blackadon Farm
PL21 0HB
United Kingdom
Ivybridge station is less than 2 miles away. Please ask and we can arrange pick up and drop off. Direct trains from London.
We are on the main route between Plymouth and Paignton. Please ask for details. Only an 800m walk to the bus stops. Also easy to get the bus to Totnes and cruise to Dartmouth / Kingswear.
Bristol is only 90 mins and Exeter Airport within 40 minutes of Blackadon. You can arrange to hire cars from either. Heathrow is a 3hr drive.

Late Deals

September 2017 Late Deals

Weekends Friday 22nd. 10 ensuite twin / double rooms, 3 / 7 nights for £1399 / 1499. South Devon is ideal for Family gatherings, cycling, walking or kayaking groups. Ask for details.

October 2017 Late Deals

Weekend / week Friday 6th. 10 ensuite twin / double rooms, 3 / 7 nights for £1099 / 1299. South Devon is ideal for Family gatherings, cycling, walking or kayaking groups. Ask for details.

October Half Term 2017

Friday 27th Oct. 10 ensuite twin / double rooms, 3 / 7 nights for £1399 / 1499. South Devon is ideal for Family gatherings, cycling, walking or kayaking groups. Ask for details.

November 2017 Late Deals

Weekend / week Friday 17th. 10 ensuite twin / double rooms, 3 / 7 nights for £1099 / 1299. South Devon is ideal for Family gatherings, cycling, walking or kayaking groups. Ask for details.

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Buzzard Barn, Blackadon Barn Cottages, Ivybridge, South Devon

Mark & Jacky Walker

+44 (0)1752 897 034
Blackadon Farm
PL21 0HB
United Kingdom