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Alston Hall, Battisborough Cross, Holbeton, Plymouth, Devon, PL8

Description of the holiday cottage

Alston Hall is a completely unique, stunning, exclusive and luxury large self catering holiday house in Battisborough Cross in the South Hams with 17 bedrooms and 17 bathrooms that sleeps up to 38 people, one of the finest large holiday lets in Devon.

Alston Hall is in a private location with its own long driveway approximately 1 mile from that is bright cross and is a large detached period country home that was formerly a rectory. Of the many superb facilities at Alston Hall, the heated indoor swimming pool complete with French windows opening onto your own enclosed lawn may be top of your list.

Alston Hall is set in 3 acres of gardens, lawns and grounds that soak up the sun with stunning views over the South hams countryside along with a fantastic outdoor swimming pool that is available in the summer months. Alston Hall also has a croquet lawn, tables and chairs as well as its own children's play area complete with trampoline and swing and a sunken Rose garden.

The beautiful gardens and grounds all benefit from large trees providing shade in the summer. Inside Alston Hall is completely stunning, a large oak panelled entrance hall will take your breath away and you have to reach this coming through a breathtaking front entrance. The hall is complete with wood burner, sofas and chairs for you to relax in as well as piano leading onto a galleried landing.

There are an additional 2 living rooms with fantastic views and their own televisions providing access to the garden and swimming pool. There is also a full-size snooker table in the snooker room with bar stools for you to enjoy. The amazing dining room has a table seating up to 28 people along with additional tables seating up to 10 people, perfect if you require outside caterers for your parties and guest entertaining.

To help there is an adjoining kitchen with two cookers, 2 microwaves and 2 dishwashers as well as fridges and freezers that are more than suitable for a self catering property that sleeps 38 people. Upstairs there are a total of 17 bedrooms including 9 double bedrooms, three family bedrooms and 5 twin bedrooms with a grand total of 17 bathrooms.

Just walking up the beautiful staircase to the landing is an experience in itself. All bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms and all bedrooms have their own televisions. Alston Hall is therefore perfect if you require an exclusive and luxury large self catering holiday home in South Devon for a large group or family get-together.

Additional services provided at Alston Hall include your own butler and maid service as well as professional outside catering, perfect for private celebrations and large family groups to visit all year round. Alston Hall is also a dog friendly large holiday home that is just 2 miles from the South Devon coast with a range of beaches nearby.

If you are looking for a spectacular super large holiday let or a group in South Devon, Alston Hall complete with 17 bedrooms is going to be hard to beat, treat yourself and become Lord of the Manor.


Best Features

Sleeps: from 1 to 38

Pets: Yes

Contact Details

Contact Name: Sykes Cottages

Telephone: 01244 746200

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3 of 6 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 09/2017
Cottage Review:  

Alston Hall is a wonderful and enchanting place, full of history and we really fell in love with it. There is masses of space both inside and out, perfect if you want a large property where the kids don't get under your feet!

Make up of party:  11
Cleanliness: exceptional Location: exceptional
Facilities: exceptional Views: exceptional
Value: exceptional Overall rating:
Review Added by: Laurie Hall Review Added: 07.02.2018
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