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Shippen Cottage

Shippen Cottage
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Sidmouth, Devon, England
Shippen Cottage was built in the 1850s as a purpose built shippen, or cowshed, where the cows would have all been milked by hand.Now a charming holiday cottage with a fully equipped kitchen with dining area, as well as additional raised dining area off a very spacious sitting room. Patio doors take you from the sitting room into the enclosed private garden, which adjoins pasture and beyond, so is very peaceful.Upstairs the cottage has two bedrooms - one double and one twin - and a family bathroom.Boswell is an excellent touring base to visit charming Devon villages, such as Branscombe and Beer. Explore the rolling countryside, majestic sweeps of moorland at Dartmoor and Exmoor, and visit the many fascinating National Trust properties including Killerton and Castle Drogo.The Historic towns of Lyme Regis, Ottery St Mary, Honiton (the Antiqu... Read more
Listing #HL4917602
About the Owner
Linda D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2014
Interaction with guests
We aim to welcome all guests and show you to your cottage, if we are not available we will pop over when you are settled in. We are around if you need any help while you are here.
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Firstly when we booked the cottage it was unclear that this cottage was part of a courtyard of at least 6. We would not have booked it if this was obvious. It was very busy when we stayed with what appeared to be a large...More

4  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Lovely to be back again at Shipham cottage for our 8th stay. We always enjoy our relaxing stay at Boswell Farm and it was lovely to be back. We made our usual visits to lovely Lyme Regis, Sidmouth and Budleigh Salterton. As usual We could...More

Thank honeybob
Management response:Responded 21 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to submit a review, we very much appreciate it. It is always a pleasure to chat with you and welcome you to Boswell, we look forward to your 9th visit!

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We really enjoyed our 7th visit at Boswell Farm, staying in Shipham again, its beginning to feel like home from home. We always find it very cosy with a lovely private gargen. Minnie our dog gets quite excited as we drive up the lane to...More

Thank honeybob
Management response:Responded 29 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay. We are always delighted to welcome you back to Boswell and are so glad that you feel at home here. You are very much part of the Boswell family, and we look forward...More

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We do not allow puppies without prior agreement
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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  • Dog : RM 60 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
East Devon is an area of outstanding natural beauty. With the Jurassic coastline to be explored as well as the surrounding countryside.
Getting around
A car is the easiest way to get around although we are within easy access of a bus route
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: EXETER AIRPORT: 25.0 km
We have plenty of parking and have easy access to road networks.
The nearest airport is Exeter and train station Honiton.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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