The hilltop retreat of explorer, adventurer, and author Christina Dodwell, Highcloud Farm resonates with the spirit of her travels, with maps, books, pictures and artefacts in evidence everywhere. Total privacy guaranteed.
What to expect from Highcloud Farm
Stylish and spacious, Highcloud Farm comprises a farmhouse and barn, sleeping up to 24 in 10 bedrooms. With panoramic rural views showing the ruins of Raglan castle in mid distance and a backdrop of Sugarloaf Mountain it creates a fantastic atmosphere to see the sun set from the terrace and outdoor swimming pool (summer only).
Set in a 30 acre site, you experience a natural calm and quiet but with plenty of things to do on-site. with large fields, woodland, an orchard with a grassy path joining all together which is suitable for either walking or jogging. There are sun terraces, a veranda, a croquet lawn and grassy area for ball games.
Designed with an airy quality featuring many home comforts, fully equipped and furnished to a high standard, you can stay in either the main farmhouse with a swimming pool and hot tub outside or relax in the Barn with the games room and snug.
You also have 3 kitchens and two lounges which make staying here perfect for single generation get together’s, but equally ideal for mixed age groups.
Things to do
Whilst there are plenty of things to keep you occupied at the farmhouse you can choose to explore the local area with a range of activities open to you. Organise a group fishing holiday, experience the natural beauty of the Wye Valley with your pets or hunt down top local restaurants and pubs. Our group activities page has a list to kick off the planning for your holiday!
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History of Highcloud Farm
Restored from a run down farm house when bought by Christina Dodwell many years ago, it served for a time as her home and much of her personality and adventures have gone into the home. The openness and size of the farm with it’s many features almost encourage you to explore the world around you as much as she did and see what you can discover!
Where is Highcloud Farm?
Highcloud Farm can be reached from either the A40 or A449 near Raglan.