Higher Biddacott Farm
“Devon’s heavy horse centre” - VisitEngland Assessor
Our Inspector's view
At 16th-century Higher Biddacott Farm guests wake up to a view of rolling Devon countryside, a scrumptious breakfast and the rare sound of Shire horses going out to work – sustainably, of course, using traditional methods – on the farm. Opportunities to ride, walk, cycle, fish and play golf are all close by, as are National Trust properties.
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About the area
With magnificent coastlines, two historic cities and the world-famous Dartmoor National Park, Devon sums up all that is best about the British landscape. For centuries it has been a fashionable and much loved holiday destination – especially south Devon’s glorious English Riviera.
Close to the English Riviera lies Dartmoor, one of the south-west’s most spectacular landscapes. The National Park, which contains Dartmoor, covers 365 square miles and includes many fascinating geological features – isolated granite tors and two summits exceeding 2,000 feet among them.
Not surprisingly, in Dartmoor the walking opportunities are enormous. Cycling in the two National Parks is also extremely popular and there is a good choice of off-road routes taking you to the heart of Dartmoor and Exmoor. Devon’s towns and cities offer stimulating alternatives to the rigours of the countryside.
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