Higher Sutton

Located in South Milton
  • Sleeps: 10
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Pet Friendly: 1


Higher Sutton, a delightful Grade 2 listed Farmhouse dating back to the early 17th century, is located just outside the coastal village of South Milton in the small hamlet of Sutton. Tucked away down a farm lane lies this handsome and stylish retreat, perfect for families looking for something special. A large cosy lounge, plus an extra snug boast exposed beams and log burners, perfect for relaxing in. The open plan kitchen diner provides the perfect space for large family suppers, complete with AGA and French doors leading out to the sunny patio area. Upstairs are 5 charming bedrooms with sizeable proportions and characterful features.

The pretty garden wraps around the house, leading to the play barn with table tennis, pool table, and darts. Surrounded by a working farm, guests can enjoy this rural setting, just a short drive from Thurlestone Sands and many other glorious sandy beaches. Thurlestone, Salcombe and Kingsbridge are all within easy reach offering many independent shops, quirky cafes and exclusive restaurants. The South West Coast Path is just under a mile away, providing bracing coastal walks with magnificent scenery along the way! A holiday to Higher Sutton certainly offers the whole family everything and you won’t be disappointed.

A footpath leads directly from the property directly to Thurlestone Sands National Trust beach and The Beachhouse restaurant (featured in The Times 30 best Restaurants by the sea)


Fabulous 17th Century porch entrance, leading to the beautiful Sitting room with large comfortable sofas and beautiful slate floors, log burner and window seating area. More formal Lounge with parquet flooring, large sofas, log burner, table football and TV. Farmhouse Kitchen diner with electric oven and ceramic hob, American style fridge freezer, microwave, farmhouse dining table to seat up to ten, French doors to patio. Glazed lean-to with additional drinks fridge, ideal space for storage of sports equipment. Door to cobbled courtyard and Games Barn opposite. 1st staircase leading to Bedroom 1 with king-size bed and en suite shower room. Bedroom 2 with kingsize bed, sink and chest of drawers. Bedroom 3 with 4ft 6in double bed and one 3ft single bed, chest of drawers. Bedroom 4 with kingsize bed, chest of drawers and large built-in wardrobes. Bedroom 5 Twin with two 3ft single beds and built-in wardrobes. Family bathroom with polished wooden floors, shower cubicle and separate bath, pedestal basin and WC. 2nd Staircase leads down to the sitting room.


Large mature gardens surround the property, with garden tables and chairs, charcoal barbecue available. Rustic outdoor play barn with table tennis, pool table and dartboard.


Parking on driveway for 4 cars.


  • Included: Bed linen and towels (guests must provide their owner beach towels). Electricity and Wi-Fi. Travel cot and highchair.
  • Pets: 1 well behaved dog welcome (downstairs only, not on furniture). Pet Charge: £30.00 per pet per week
  • Telephone: No telephone at the property. Mobile reception fair. Wi-Fi available.
  • Local facilities: Thurlestone Beach 1 mile, The Beachhouse restaurant, 1 mile at Thurlestone Sands.
    Numerous other sandy beaches within 5-10 minute drive. Excellent Village Pub and Village Shop 1 mile in Thurlestone.
  • Kingsbridge with all facilities 3 miles.
  • Salcombe 4 miles. Hope Cove 3 miles.


Cot Available
Games Room
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Washing machine


Area Details

South Milton

South Milton offers the perfect mix of premium holiday cottages at affordable prices. Whether it's a romantic break for two, or you are taking the dog for a whole family getaway, you're sure to love what South Milton can offer.

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