The Linhay Knightacott

Located in Bratton Fleming, Devon

The Linhay is a marvellous, detached barn conversion in Knightacott near Challacombe, Devon and can sleep 10 people in five bedrooms and is pet-friendly.

  • Sleeps: 10
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Pet Friendly: 3


The Linhay is a large, detached barn conversion situated on the outskirts of Knightacott near Challacombe, Devon. Hosting five bedrooms, including a double with en-suite shower room, three ground-floor doubles and a ground-floor twin, along with a ground-floor bathroom, this property can sleep up to 10 guests. There is also a kitchen/diner, sitting room with woodburning stove and games room. Outside there is off-road parking for four cars, a front garden with lawn and patio, a side garden with lawn and patio, a rear garden with lawn, decking, patio, hot tub, tennis court, squash court, barbecue and furniture, and a walled garden across the road. For a countryside break to remember, book a stay at The Linhay today!

Property Details

The remarkable, detached barn conversion of The Linhay rests in Knightacott near Challacombe, Devon. The perfect retreat for a family of 10, The Linhay enjoys far-reaching views of the stunning countryside of North Devon, whilst being within easy reach of Exmoor National Park and the northern coast.

Upon arrival at the property, you will be immediately taken by the gorgeous surroundings of North Devon's countryside, where you can venture across the way to the walled garden to stretch your legs or make your way inside the dwelling to discover the fabulous accommodation. When entering the property, you will find a sizeable sitting room to your left, a space that boasts a vaulted ceiling, ample seating for you to relax on and a 55" Smart TV, so you can watch your favourite shows with ease; the room is also home to a toasty woodburning stove that is ideal for those cooler months. Progress through the property to find the kitchen/diner, where green tiles adorn the walls and exposed beams embellish the ceiling, giving the space a country charm; the chef of the group will be pleased to find a range of appliances to rustle up delicious homecooked meals with. When dinner is ready, gather around the dining table to tuck into a mouth-watering meal and catch up on the day's events.

The property is also home to a marvellous games room, where the kids can play air hockey or table football in the evenings, whilst you relax in the rear garden's hot tub, taking in those stunning views of the country. As the day draws to a close, choose between five fantastic bedrooms that all enjoy their own, unique style, with four resting on the ground floor, a twin and three doubles, and another double settled in a private location upstairs, with access to an immaculate, en-suite shower room. The ground-floor bedrooms share access to a beautifully finished bathroom, where you can enjoy a peaceful soak in the bath after a day packed with excursions.

In the morning, embark on an idyllic stroll through the side garden and front garden with a steaming cup of coffee in hand, or try your hand at squash or tennis in the rear garden's courts.

The quaint village of Challacombe isn't far and is home to a friendly pub and village shop, whilst also resting close to the fantastic Exmoor Zoo, Bratton Down Point-to-Point, a secure dog walking field and walking trails spanning through Barle Valley. South Molton isn't far and is where you will find the exhilarating Rock and Rapid Adventures centre, the highly popular Quince Honey Farm, a farm hosting tours, facilities and kid's activities, along with the intriguing South Molton & District Museum.

Spend some time within Exmoor National Park where those outdoor enthusiasts of the group will be delighted by the wealth of footpaths, bridleways and cycling routes weaving through the parkland; Exmoor is also home to the Tarr Steps Woodland and Dunkery & Horner


  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher
  • Smart TV and WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for the woodburning stove are included in rent
  • Bed linen and towels are included in rent
  • Off-road parking for 4 cars
  • Side garden with lawn and patio
  • Rear garden with lawn, decking, patio, hot tub, tennis court, squash court, barbecue and furniture
  • Front garden with lawn and patio
  • Walled garden across the road
  • Three well-behaved pets are welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop just over 1 mile, pub 4 miles
  • Note: There are steps in the front garden, please take care


Downstairs bathroom
Downstairs bedroom
Games Room
Great View
Ground floor facilities
Hot Tub
Linen and Towels
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Tennis Court
Washing machine



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Bratton Fleming

Bratton Fleming 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 Bratton Fleming can offer.

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