Retreat to a Barn Conversion Studio on the edge of Dartmoor

Buckfastleigh, United Kingdom
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Freya and I have recently moved to this gorgeous barn conversion studio having downsized from a busy family home now that my sons have grown and left. It's our second move in under a year.. yep! I write as well as practicing and teaching

Home & location

Estate Barn, Hawson Farm is one end of a two unit barn conversion in an ancient barn in the original farmyard. The main house is a private home as are the two units of the barn conversion. Our home is a beautiful, light, somewhat bohemian

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Freya is an Andalucian tabby, and though feisty and independent, she's also very much a people person and enjoys having folks about. The last year has been one of much upheaval and she has been a little rattled by all the changes. We just

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    13 years

Sitter feedback (6)


Thoroughly enjoyed house sitting for Lindsay and Freya. Lindsay was very welcoming and friendly, her home is in a beautiful location on the edge of Dartmoor

Stayed · 23 Jan - 29 Jan 2020

We had a beautiful, peaceful few days with gentle Freya in Lindsay's gorgeous studio. Plus points included a well equipped kitchen, windows to the sky, a

Stayed · 27 Sep - 02 Oct 2019

We had a lovely time staying in Lindsay's dear little cottage with gentle and friendly Freya. It's a great place for exploring the area ( Wells, Frome

Stayed · 23 Jan - 28 Jan 2019

Another lovely stay in this very cosy cottage.Lindsay made me feel very at home again and is so warm and friendly. Throughout a slight problem with the

Stayed · 30 Nov - 05 Dec 2018

Lindsay is such a lovely person, warm , friendly and great at keeping in touch. I had a really lovely stay in the very cosy cottage with Freya, the beautiful

Stayed · 20 Nov - 26 Nov 2018

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