Redgate Farm

Axminster, Devon, England

A thatched 17th century Grade ll listed former farmhouse with an impressive garden in the village of Shute, just 15 minutes from the coastline.

Key Points

  • Beautiful 17th century farmhouse sleeps up to 10 guests across 6 bedrooms - 4 double/twin and 2 singles, in the village of Shute.
  • There is plenty of space for all with a well equipped kitchen, historic dining room, sitting room with wood burner plus a study/TV room and conservatory.
  • Outside space includes 6 acres of land with a lawn, lake, landscaped gardens, courtyard and a games barn for fun.
  • Take a stroll to a choice of nearby local pubs or visit the National Trust property of Shute Barton.


Redgate farm is a 17th century, thatched, grade ll listed former farmhouse in the tranquil village of Shute, that now sleeps up to 10 people in 6 bedrooms, perfect for a group holiday.

The ground floor is comprised of a spacious kitchen with doors to the breakfast room/conservatory where you can enjoy garden views. There is a gorgeous sitting room with wood burning stove and exposed brickwork and beams plus an historic looking dining room and a study/TV room with gas fire. The property also benefits from oil fired central heating, so is always warm and toasty. Up a short flight of stairs you will find a double bedroom with a double bed that can convert to 2 singles upon request, two single bedrooms, a double bedroom with en suite bathroom with separate shower, and a family bathroom.

Attached to the main Farm house via the first floor, is the Annexe. On this first floor level is a double bedroom with a double bed that can convert into 2 single beds and from here you can access a twin bedroom and a shower room.

The space outside the property is just as wonderful as the interior space with a south facing spacious lawn; the perfect place for ball games, a lake 200 yards away from the house, landscaped gardens to admire, a large cobbled courtyard, a games barn with table tennis, table football and a dartboard, plus a covered Bothy for outside entertaining.

Redgate farm can be found close to Honiton (7 miles) and Axminster (4 miles) in the charming village of Shute where you can discover at its heart the National Trust property of Shute Barton of which Redgate Farm was originally part of. There are local pubs just 5 minutes away from the farmhouse and slightly further from the property there are a number of shops to explore.

Up to two dogs welcome at an extra cost of £25 for one and £35 for 2. 

There is a minimum of 3 nights stay. During school summer holidays the changeover day is Saturday (minimum of 7 night stay).

Room Types

Whole property for 5 or more



 Additional toilet







 Dining area


 Plug sockets

 Tumble dryer

 Washing machine




 Dining area

 Seating area

Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks

 Lake / River

 Local shop

 Pub within walking distance




 Family friendly site


 DVD player

 Sound system









Young Children


 High chair


 Free parking


 Quiet location

 Set alone

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 7th January 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom