A romantic retreat nestled amidst the glorious Devon countryside, with cycling and walking trails close by, yet just 15 miles from the breathtaking North Cornish coast. The Shippon is the perfect holiday choice to escape the hustle and bustle at any time of year. This detached holiday property sits peacefully in a secluded corner of the owner’s grounds, with its own private driveway. The large deck and pretty garden are ideal to enjoy an al-fresco supper and the cosy wood burner is perfect to curl up beside on a chilly evening.
Stunning ruby countryside surrounds The Shippon, with woodland and country walks from the door, it really is the perfect holiday choice for guests wanting to unwind. The wide golden sands of Bude and Widemouth Bay are just 15 miles, with excellent surfing, pretty coves and dramatic coastal walks, along with shopping and leisure facilities, including 10 pin bowling, a wave pool, restaurants, bars and coffee shops. Holsworthy, 6 miles away, has a good selection of local shops and supermarkets along with a leisure centre and weekly market. The market towns of Launceston and Okehampton are only a short drive away and there are several good local pubs and restaurants close by to have a break from the cooking.
Fishing, riding, watersports and golf are all on offer close by and Dartmoor National Park is a must for nature lovers. RHS Rosemoor is a haven for gardeners and golfers can enjoy three well-groomed courses. If you want to explore further afield, the pretty fishing villages of Port Isaac, Tintagel, Padstow and Clovelly are close by. Beach 15 miles. Shop 3 miles, pub and restaurant 2½ miles.
2 steps to entrance.
All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With wood burner, Freeview TV, DVD player, iPod dock, single sofa bed (for flexible sleeping arrangements) and French doors leading to courtyard.
Kitchen area: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer and washing machine.
Bedroom: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Welcome pack. Courtyard with decking, sitting-out area and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking. Please note: There are 3 steps in the courtyard. No children under 16 years old, except babes in arms.
Head off on a romantic adventure with your loved one. Explore the beautiful Devon countryside during the day, and then snuggle in front of the wood burner on an evening.