Shippen Cottage is part of a lovely complex of converted farm buildings near Combe Martin which share an indoor heated pool and a tennis court. This pet friendly cottage is ideally situated just behind the central courtyard and has easy access to the dog walking/exercise field, ideal for guests wishing to bring their dogs. This lovely three bedroom cottage enjoys its own private entrance and outdoor seating area and sleeps 4 in 3 bedrooms, a double and two singles. You enter the cottage into a lovely cosy lounge with comfy sofas, a wood-burning stove, plus TV and DVD, then a small steps leads up to a kitchen/dining area. The kitchen provides everything you need for family cooking with an electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, inetgrated fridge (with small freezer compartment). The dining area has a pine table and chairs to seat 4. The three bedrooms and family bathroom are all located on the first floor.
Outside the cottage, there is a secluded seating area and easy to access dog walking field. Guests at The Shippen are welcome to enjoy the on-site facilities provided at Wheel Farm which include a communal indoor heated swimming pool with sauna, outdoor tennis court, and children's play area. There is also a communal laundry room.
Living area: Large sofas, TV with Freeview, DVD player, wood-burning stove
Kitchen/dining area: Electric oven with hob, fridge with small freezer compartment, microwave, dishwasher. Dining table seating up to four guests.
Bedroom 1: Double bedroom with double bed
Bedroom 2: Single bedroom with full size single bed
Bedroom 3: Single bedroom with full size single bed
Gas central heating, wood burning stove, oven, hob, fridge with small freezer compartment, microwave, dishwasher, slow cooker, basket of logs, shared laundry room (with washing machine, tumble dryer), WiFi, bedlinen and towels provided (beach and swimming pool towels not supplied), travel cot provided (please bring your own cot bedding), high chair provided, short breaks available, 2.2 miles from the coast, 1.5 miles from the nearest pub, communal gardens, outdoor furniture supplied in communal courtyard, ample off road parking, no smoking, weekly changeover day is Friday, pets welcome, supermarket delivery, BBQ available on request. Onsite facilities include communal swimming pool with sauna, dog walking meadow, tennis court and children’s outdoor play area.
The lively fishing village of Combe Martin is only a 20 minute drive to Woolacombe and the amazing sandy beaches that stretch for 3 miles to Putsborough. Combe Martin itself has its own secluded harbour and family friendly beach, plus an array of independent local shops, cafes, pubs and petrol station. The Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park is just down the road and Exmoor Zoo is only 10 mins away. A short drive along the coast, the popular seaside town of Ilfracombe has a host of excellent pubs, shops and even a Michelin star restaurant, The Olive Room. The wilds of Exmoor are only a short drive away where you can walk for miles without seeing nothing but the odd pony.