Broad Down Farmhouse

Located in Malborough
  • Sleeps: 12
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Pet Friendly: 2


Broad Downs Farmhouse is a beautifully presented, characterful property, offering delightful accommodation and generous living spaces for larger groups and family gatherings. The original farmhouse has been enhanced with two impressive carpenter oak extensions creating fabulous entertaining and family spaces and with vaulted ceilings and full-height windows to best capture the rural views. The ground floor offers a large open plan kitchen, dining and living area, a further large sitting room, and a study, snug, utility room and cloakroom. Upstairs are three double bedrooms on the first floor, two ensuites, and a further 2 bedrooms and a family bathroom on the second floor. The outside offers two patio areas, gardens, access to a meadow with a natural pond, and a driveway with parking for four cars. Broad Downs sits just outside the village of Malborough and, alongside a neighbouring property, is surrounded by countryside and farmland, with access to numerous local walking routes and the South West Coast path. Nearby Malborough village centre offers a couple of pubs, petrol station, Co-op shop, playground and playing fields. A short drive away is the local market town of Kingsbridge, as well as popular Salcombe, Hope Cove, Thurlestone and the many fantastic local beaches.


Ground floor:
Entrance to hallway with space for coats and boots.
Utility room with sink, washing machine, tumble dryer, airing cupboard and cloakroom with WC and basin.
Main family open plan living area comprising:
Lounge with u-shaped sofa, armchair, dresser, 55 inch smart TV with Sky and Netflix, double-sided wood-burner, and double French doors onto a large east-facing patio area.
Dining area with dresser and dining table and benches seating 10 and extra stool and chair for 12.
Kitchen with range cooker (3 ovens, grill and 2 hot plates), tower fridge, additional fridge/freezer, electric kettle, toaster, microwave, dishwasher, Sage barista-style coffee maker and grinder and island with 1 ½ bowl sink.
A further central hallway with access to gardens and patio leads into:
Study with desk, chair and screen for computer plug-in.
Snug with double sofa-bed, coffee table and 50 inch smart TV
Dining area with table and chairs for 4, and cupboard with a selection of toys and board games.
Sitting room with 2 sofas, 2 armchairs, table and 2 chairs, coffee table, wood-burner, 75 inch smart TV with Sky and Netflix and French doors onto the south-facing patio and gardens.

First floor:
Bedroom 1 with 6ft super king bed and en suite bathroom with roll-top bath, separate shower, basin and WC.
Bedroom 2 with 4ft6ins double bed and en suite bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC.
Bedroom 3 with 4ft6ins double bed.

Second floor:
Bedroom 4 with 5ft king bed, and additional single bed and truckle bed.
Bedroom 5 with 3ft twin beds.
Family bathroom with bath, separate shower, double basin and wc.


Large east-facing patio with table, chairs and Weber gas barbecue. Good-sized garden and lawn with borders surround the house, including a second smaller south facing patio space. Further meadow and natural pond (adult supervision near water).


Parking on driveway for up to 4 cars. Boat trailer parking available.


  • Included: Bed Linen and towels (guests must provide their own beach towels), oil-fired central heating. Initial supply of logs provided. Travel cot, 2 high chairs and gate to kitchen annex.
  • Telephone: Landline in study for emergency calls only. Mobile reception fair for most networks. Wi-Fi. Good wifi, allowing for wifi calling.
  • Pets: Two well behaved dogs allowed. Pet charge £30 per pet per week. No dogs allowed on furniture or upstairs.
  • Local facilities: Beach: Hope Cove 2.5 miles, North Sands and South Sands 2.5 miles.
  • Pubs, garage & Co-op Shop, and Ashby’s general stores: 1 mile.
  • Salcombe 3 miles. Kingsbridge with all facilities 5 miles.


Close to coast
Cot Available
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Washing machine



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Area Details


Malborough is a beautiful village in the popular South Hams area of Devon nestled in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and only 2 miles from Salcombe and the coast. A great location itself, Malborough is on many walking routes but take time to enjoy the wonderful Walkers Hut for some light refreshment. The Old Inn can be found in the village serving both food and drink with a good reputation. The Royal Oak offers further options with a beer garden perfect for summer and fire for winter visitors. The village has football and cricket pitches, tennis courts and a children's play area as well as a garage and a small supermarket. From Malborough, you can discover Hope Cove, South Huish wetlands reserve, South Milton Sands, Soar Mill Cove and Salcombe with all it has to offer.

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