Location of Millbrook


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Why is Millbrook such a good location?

  • We are set 3/4 mile outside the village of High Bickington which boasts 2 pubs, a post office and a beauty salon.
  • Millbrook is peaceful and relaxing, we have no light pollution and have lots of wildlife
  • We are only 20 minutes from Barnstaple, Bideford and South Molton
  • You can get to all of these places from us without getting stuck in any traffic
  • We are a 5 minute drive from Umberleigh train station. This is the tarka line and takes you to central Barnstaple in 9 minutes and Exeter in 50 minutes through scenic North Devon.
  • We are located in a great location for the best North Devon beaches


Welcome to Millbrook

Please note that our Postcode may take you to our neighbour's property about 1 mile up the hill, so please look out for the Millbrook sign and don't drive past!

By Train

Our local station is Umberleigh which is around a 8 minute drive. You would need to change at Exeter for this station. Trains are very regular and run around 8 services each way per day. You will need to organise a taxi collection (Steve is our only local taxi on 07922 131473)

Using Satellite Navigation?

Our coordinates are: N 50° 58.022 W 004° 00.580

Please note the our Postcode may take you to our neighbours about 1 mile up the hill, so please look out for the Millbrook sign and don't drive past!

Our Address is Millbrook, High Bickington, Umberleigh, Devon EX37 9BX

You can call us on 01769 629069


Directions from the M5

Leave the M5 at Junction 27 (Tiverton) and take the A361 towards North Devon / Barnstaple and South Molton.

Take the exit for South Molton and drive through the town following signs for Torrington (taking the B3227). Once out of the town you will travel approx 8 miles to Umberleigh Bridge. With The Rising Sun pub in front of you, turn right onto the A377 and then after about 1⁄4 mile there is a sign for High Bickington, take this road to Atherington; with the church on your right and post office on your left, turn left and continue to follow signs for High Bickington (B3217).

As you enter High Bickington, there is a traffic calming system, with new houses on the left, take the next right into a road called Barton Meadow Road (the road goes through a newish housing estate). Follow this road until you get to the bottom of the hill (approx 1 mile). We are located at the bottom of this hill on the left, with electric wooden gates and a big slate sign that says Millbrook (You will need the gate code to get into the estate this will be emailed prior to arrival).

Please drive slowly up the drive and park to the right of the roundabout (parking is marked on the ground).

Directions from Exeter

Follow the A377 out of Exeter towards Barnstaple, it is about 30 miles to the turn off to High Bickington, this is sign posted in the village of Portsmouth Arms. Take the left turn (towards High Bickington) and follow up the hill. Turn right at the top and follow the road into the village of High Bickington. The last road on the left of the village just before the traffic calming system is Barton Meadow road and the road that you must take. Follow this road until you get to the bottom of the hill (approx 1 mile). We are located at the bottom of this hill on the left, with electric wooden gates and a big slate sign that says Millbrook (You will need the gate code to get into the estate this will be emailed prior to arrival).

Please drive slowly up the drive and park to the right of the roundabout (parking is marked on the ground).

Directions from Cornwall/Minehead

If you are coming to us from Cornwall or the North Devon and Somerset coast please head to Barnstaple. Take the A377 to Exeter and take the turning for High Bickington about 7 miles out of the town and take this road to Atherington; with the church on your right and post office on your left turn left and continue to follow signs for High Bickington (B3217). As you enter High Bickington, there is a traffic calming system, with new houses on the left, take the next right into a road called Barton Meadow Road (the road goes through a newish housing estate). Follow this road until you get to the bottom of the hill (approx 1 mile). We are located at the bottom of this hill on the left, with electric wooden gates and a big slate sign that says Millbrook (You will need the gate code to get into the estate this will be emailed prior to arrival).

Please drive slowly up the drive and park to the right of the roundabout (parking is marked on the ground).

By Plane

Exeter airport is less that 1 hour drive from Millbrook and provides regular services from Newcastle, Norwich, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds Bradford, Jersey, Guernsey, Glasgow, Dublin and Belfast. The tickets are very reasonably priced from about £20 each way including tax, and car hire from Exeter is also very reasonable. www.flybe.com

High Bickington Village Map - click to enlarge

Village Map



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