Lower Cumery

Lower Cumery Farmhouse

Situated in the heart of the South Hams, Lower Cumery Farmhouse is a spacious and comfortable house surrounded by beautiful gardens, it’s own woods, a stream and an orchard, all for you to exclusively enjoy. It is the perfect base from which to explore the beaches and walks within this popular Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.


Dating back from 1760, Lower Cumery Farmhouse is a haven for those seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of every day life. Situated at the end of a tiny hamlet and no-through road, it’s a Swallows and Amazons haven, perfect for children and dogs. This beautiful property, sleeping 12, is great for one or two families, adult groups or those looking for a peaceful and romantic getaway.


Curl up on the sofas in front of the wood burner in the drawing room

Sitting Room

or soak up the sun on the terrace with a BBQ and friends.

Children will love the large playroom with table football, baskets of toys and plenty of games and books.

Sun Room

Outside they’ll have fun swinging in the hammocks under the trees and climbing on the wooden play house complete with integrated picnic area and covered camp areas, slide, swings and monkey bars. Adjacent to this is a grafitti wall. A real child’s paradise! Three acres of idyllic gardens with stunning, far-reaching country views surround the house. The front lawns are mainly laid with shrubs, trees, and a small ornamental pond. 

A terrace runs the length of the property at the rear with a pergola, garden furniture, sun loungers and a BBQ.

Inside Lower Cumery, there are so many rooms to choose from to sit and relax and enjoy.


The large and welcoming farmhouse kitchen features an electric oven, a two oven Aga, integrated dishwasher & fridge, microwave and a double Belfast sink.


There are 2 sitting rooms – the larger drawing room has a wonderful inglenook fireplace with a real woodburning stove to curl up in front of on one of the three comfortable sofas.

Sitting Room

The smaller snug – a cosy family room facing the front of the house also features an inglenook fireplace with a woodburning stove. Snuggle up on one of the two large sofas and entertain yourself by playing some of the many games provided.

Living Room

The children’s den - a light-filled sun-room has a wall of windows with views over the rear lawns. In here you will find a sofa, small desk, games, toys, X large beanbags, table football and numerous books. Complete with pens, paper & colouring materials, it’s all provided.

A laundry room is situated off the sunroom and is fitted with tumble drier, washing machine, Belfast sink, iron and ironing board. There is space for wellies and coats with a stable door to the rear terrace and through to the ground floor cloakroom. A second staircase leads up to the first floor bedrooms.

Bedroom 3

Upstairs there are 5 bedrooms with beautiful garden views. 'Orchard' & 'Garden' rooms are super king-size; ' Forest' room is king-size & 'Rose' has a double, traditional iron bedstead. The children's room - 'Blossom' has 2 traditional single iron beds and a wooden bunk.


Master Bedoom En-suite

There is ample room for everyone to spread out and have fun!

Modbury, Kingsbridge, Totnes, Salcombe and Dartmouth are all within easy driving distance, along with many excellent pubs and restaurants. The Oyster Shack, voted one of the best restaurants in Devon and The Dolphin Inn in Kingston are both 5 minutes drive away.

The ever popular Wonwell Beach is just down the road and boasts an unspoilt, uncrowded haven for holiday makers. It’s great for swimming, kayaking, canoeing and just relaxing! Bigbury on Sea with the famous Burgh Island is a 10 minute drive. Pennywell Farm Activity Centre, Woodlands Family Theme Park and The Aquarium, Plymouth are within half an hours drive.

You can do as much or as little as you want. Lower Cumery Farmhouse is a magical, much loved, blood pressure reducing, relaxing haven.



Friday Changeover but we can be very flexible!

Arrive: After 4pm
Leave: Before 10am

DOGS: Love them but we must charge £25 per dog per week/part week for the extra cleaning. (max 2 dogs only)

Tariff £ per week

Feb 12th - 19th
Feb 19th - Mar 25th
Mar 25th - April 8th
April 8th - May 27th
May 28th - June 3rd
June 3rd - July 1st
July 1st - July 22nd
July 22nd - Sep 2nd
Sep 2nd- Sep 30th
Sep 30th - Oct 21st
Oct 21st - 28th
Oct 29th - Dec 22nd
Dec 22nd -Jan 3rd


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