Close Apple Garden, Scoriton
TQ11 0JB, England
Local Area Information
The Barn can be found up a quiet country lane in the small farming hamlet of Scoriton. We are within the Dartmoor National Park which is an area of outstanding natural beauty and just thirty minutes drive to Princetown which is the highest point on the moor and famous for its "infamous" jail. The High Moorland Visitor Centre there is well worth a visit (admission free). There are many walks that can be enjoyed from The Barn or circular walks from nearby. The 2 Moors Way passes The Barn gate.
How to Find Us
A38 Devon Expressway(approx 3 miles)
Leave A38 Devon Expressway at the Dartbridge Junction (appx 25 miles between Exeter and Plymouth). See brown signs for Buckfast Abbey and Butterfly Farm. Follow signs for the Abbey. With Abbey entrance on your right, go to top of hill see signs for Scoriton/Holne & Tradesmans Arms. Turn right into lanes for 2 miles and turn left at sign for Tradesmans Arms. On entering village see letterbox and notice board on left and row of white cottages ahead.Turn left up lane and The Barn is 50yds on left.
Totnes Station(approx 9 miles)
This is the nearest station to The Barn. There is no direct bus service from the station, the only way would be by car, taxi or bicycle. We may be able to provide a pick-up service (£10 charge). Once at Buckfast, follow directions as given for road.
Exeter airport(approx 25 miles)
This is the nearest airport to The Barn. See "road" directions if coming from there by car. There is a train from Exeter (St Davids or Central) to Totnes. (See train directions)
Bristol International Airport(approx 150 miles)
There is a regular train service to Totnes from Bristol Templemeads. If coming from there by car take M5 to Exeter and A38 Devon Expressway to Buckfastleigh and follow "road" directions.
UK - Anywhere(approx 0 miles)
National Express stop at Buckfastleigh at regular times throughout the day. This is the nearest bus stop to The Barn. Your onward journey to us would be by car, taxi, bicycle, on foot or pick up by arrangement (£5) See "road"directions from Buckfast.