The Linhay

Located in Uffculme
  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: 2


Charming and spacious, The Linhay is perfect for a family, couples or friends.  The accommodation is well-equipped yet quirky with vintage signs, antiques and contemporary artworks throughout. There is a dining kitchen with pantry and a utility room perfect for leaving your coats and boots after a countryside walk. Also, on the ground floor, there is a lounge with open fire, garden room and a cloakroom.  On the first floor there is a contemporary shower room, spacious master bedroom with views over the garden and a good-sized second bedroom with adjoining dressing room.


The Linhay also welcomes up to two well-behaved dogs and has the benefit of a lovely garden to the rear (not enclosed) with a seating area with table and chairs - perfect for a spot of alfresco dining. Guests are also welcome to explore the owners surrounding fields or climb the hill to watch the sunset.

Smithincott Barton Farm is a real delight, home to both the welcoming owners, who live in the adjoining farmhouse, and a range of small farm animals, including chickens and sheep and there are free-range eggs often available. 

Smithincott is nestled in the beautiful Devon countryside on the edge of the Blackdown Hills, the location is peaceful and quiet, yet only 5 minutes from the M5 and within easy reach of Exeter, Exmoor, Dartmoor and the South Coast making this an ideal base to explore the area. The village of Uffculme, complete with café, shop and pub is also just over a mile away, perfect if you want to leave the car at home for the day.

Accommodation: Ground Floor: Front door to entrance hall/utility room with washing machine, sink and door to cloakroom with WC. Kitchen dining room. Dining area with table to seat 4 (this can be extended to six or more if required). Kitchen area with full-size dishwasher, built-in electric oven and electric induction hob (please note Aga seen in photos is not in use) and door to pantry housing a fridge/freezer and microwave. Door to the inner hall (where stairs lead to the first floor) with door to lounge. Lounge with two sofas and 42” Smart HD TV and French doors to the garden room. Garden room with a table and two tub chairs and door to garden. First Floor: Twin aspect master bedroom with views over the garden and 5ft x 6ft 2 bed (as wide as a king, but the same length as a double). Shower room with WC, basin and walk-in shower. Bedroom 2 with 4ft 6 double bed and adjoining dressing area with a double futon (should you wish for this to be made up, please advise at the time of booking).

Outside: To the rear of the cottage, accessed from the garden room is a country garden with a patio area furnished with table and chairs. Please note although some areas of the garden feel very private, it does adjoin the owners garden and is not fully enclosed.

Parking: For up to 2 cars to the front of the cottage.


  • Included: Bed linen and towels (guests are required to provide their own beach/dog towels). Water, Electricity, oil central heating. Travel cot, high chair and baby bath available on request. One complimentary basket of logs is provided on arrival, additional logs can be purchased directly from the owner for £5 per basket. The open fire will be available October to March.
  • Internet and Telephone: Fibre Broadband Wi-Fi available free of charge. Regret, No landline telephone available. Mobile reception generally good with 4G widely available but please check with your provider prior to booking.
  • Pets: 2 well behaved dogs welcome. Additional dogs may be considered by the owner. Dog charge £30.00 per dog per week.
  • Nearest beach – (Sidmouth) approx. 19.5 miles
  • Nearest shop (Co-Op, Uffculme) approx. 1.2 miles
  • Nearest pub (The George, Uffculme) approx. 1.1 miles
  • Café (No. 11 Coffee, Uffculme) 1.2 miles
  • Nearest Town - Cullompton with all facilities, approx. 4.3 miles


Cot Available
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Rural Location
Washing machine



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Uffculme 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 Uffculme can offer.

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