Court Barton, The Loft

Located in Galmpton

Court Barton, The Loft is situated in the hamlet of South Huish, Devon, sleeping 8 in 3 bedrooms with access to indoor and outdoor swimming pools.

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: No


Presented in a contemporary manner, this very spacious (1200 sq ft) reverse-level property in South Devon is a treat in store for those wanting a more modern apartment. The charming Cottage has absolutely stunning elevated views across the countryside to the sea and the fine oak floors, slate sills, white company linen, smart contemporary bathrooms and stylish modern kitchen, combined with superb views and surroundings ensure this property provides exceptional holiday accommodation.

Peacefully situated in a tiny hamlet in one of the loveliest corners of Devon between Salcombe and Thurlestone are the attractive group of converted Georgian barns that comprise Court Barton. All cottages enjoy the use of outdoor (May to mid/end Sept (depending on weather)) and indoor (all year) heated swimming pools, games room with table tennis and table football, an all-weather tennis court, and the extensive grounds which includes two attractive courtyards, an orchard and croquet lawn. Should you wish to leave the comfort of this delightful place, less than a mile away is the beach at Thurlestone Sands, wonderful for sunbathing, swimming and watersports, with the village of Thurlestone itself a little further on with its famous links golf course. The beautiful sailing mecca of the Salcombe estuary with its golden beaches is only 3 miles.


Railed exterior stone steps lead up to the front door and first floor level.
Master bedroom with double bed, superb views and en-suite featuring a shower cubicle, basin and WC.
Bedroom 2 with double bed.
Bedroom 3 - dorm room with two sets of bunk beds (both 2m x 80cm with foam mattresses) and door to master bedroom en suite.
Bathroom with bath, shower over and hand shower, basin and WC.

Stairs (no handrail, open one side) rise to the second floor level:
Living room with triple aspect windows, log burner and patio doors to a balcony that overlooks the whole valley and outstanding views down to Thurlestone Sands. This stunning room has oak flooring with the stairwell enclosed with a glass and steel balustrade. Two generous sofas, 2 single fold-out beds/armchairs, Smart TV with access to Netflix, Amazon Prime etc (you will need your own accounts to access), DVD and dining table to seat 8.
Kitchen with large fridge and separate freezer, built-in larder shelving, Neff gas hob and electric built-under oven, integral Neff microwave, Miele washer/dryer and dishwasher, Nespresso machine (capsules not provided).


Balcony with rural and distant sea views


Car parking is available. Guests are asked to park one car in the lower or upper car parks. Additional cars, once unloaded, should be moved to the overflow car park.


  • Included: Bed linen and towels (guests must provide their own beach towels). Electricity and Rointe electric heating. Cot and high chair available on request.
  • Telephone: Telephone at the property with honesty box. Wi-Fi. The mobile signal is generally poor.
  • Pets: Sorry, no pets/dogs allowed.
  • Local Facilities: Beach South Milton Sands 1 mile. Hope Cove is under 2 miles.
  • hop and pubs 1¼ miles at Malborough.
  • Salcombe 3 miles. Kingsbridge with all facilities 3 miles.


Close to coast
Cot Available
Games Room
Great View
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Off road parking
Real Fire
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Washing machine


Area Details


Galmpton is a pretty village by the River Dart with the towns of Brixham and Paignton a short drive away. It has a convenience store, a post office and a pub offering traditional home-cooked food and local ales. This peaceful and scenic village is an ideal base for exploring the local area. There are a variety of bridleways to explore on foot or by bike. A popular route is the walk to Greenway House, Agatha Christie's former holiday home, now owned by the National Trust. Explore this very grand-looking house and vast gardens and then relax in the cafe.

The sandy beaches of Broadsands Beach and Goodrington Sands Beach are not far from here. The beach at Goodrington Sands has a cafe and a section for dogs. Visit Berry Head Nature Reserve in Brixham. This area is a Special Area of Conservation and a Site of Special Scientific Interest. Enjoy coastal walks around the stunning headland, spot a wide range of wildlife and relax in the cafe. For a family day out, visit Paignton Zoo. The zoo is set in 80 acres and has playgrounds for the children to run excess energy off in and a cafe.

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