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The Old Shippon

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    Open plan living space
    Second Double
    Lovely dining area
    Fully fitted kitchen
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    This is the perfect destination for countryside lovers to discover, where the leisurely pace of life will entice you to stroll along country lanes, enjoy summer picnics in fields or immerse yourself, browsing around interesting market stalls in the nearby town of Tavistock.

    A spacious barn conversion with reverse level arrangement to take full advantage of the countryside views, The Old Shippon is situated on the edge of the pretty village of Lamerton just three miles from the market town of Tavistock. Positioned within the grounds of the owners small holding, this Devon holiday cottage occupies a private position with large level enclosed south facing garden overlooking paddocks and fields of peacefully grazing sheep.

    Three attractively furnished bedrooms on the ground floor benefit f...
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (2)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Highchair
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Sleep 6: Ground Floor. Hallway. Bedroom 1 Twin with TV/DVD. Bathroom with bath, shower over and WC. Bedroom 2 Double, TV/DVD and en-suite shower room and WC. Bedroom 3 Double with TV/DVD and en-suite shower and WC. Utility room. First Floor: Open plan lounge, kitchen and dining room. Additional amenities: Dishwasher, combination microwave, freezer, barbecue. Bed linen and towels provided. Central and under floor heating. Two well behaved dogs at £25 each per week * Standard amenities include: washing machine, digital TV, DVD, fridge, cooker and washing machine (unless otherwise stated)
    Listing #HL175034 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    5 Jul 2014 11 Jul 2014 7 nights
    12 Jul 2014 25 Jul 2014 7 nights
    26 Jul 2014 29 Aug 2014 7 nights
    30 Aug 2014 5 Sep 2014 7 nights
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    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Prices do not include a booking fee of between £12.50 and £27.50 depending on the cost of the holiday. There is a charge of £25 each per week for dogs.

    For details on Late Availability and Special Offers and short breaks see www.devonshirecottageholidays.co.uk

    To ensure a quick response please follow the link to the agents website immediately before posting an enquiry.

    Short breaks may be available with 2 weeks of departure or bookable in low season in advance. Please contact the agent for prices and availability.

    1/3 of the rent is required as a deposit if booking more than eight weeks before. For bookings less than eight weeks before the full amount is due.

    We can not guarantee the accuracy of details on this website. Please see agents own website for accurate information.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Exeter: 50.0 km
    Railway: Tavistock: 4.0 km
    Ferry: Plymouth: 25.0 km
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 25.0 km.
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English first
Norwich, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
29 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We stayed at the lovely Old Shippon at Easter and can not rate it highly enough. We had 5 adults and 1 baby and it worked really well. The cottage was spotless and had everything you could ask for and more for a self catering cottage. The garden was fantastic (esp for a9 month old crawler) and the sun shone... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for you kind review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at the Old Shippon. We will pass on your comments to the owner and add them to our own guest reviews. The Old Shippon really is a super property and everyone who stays loves it and wants to come back! We are so... more

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152 reviews 152 reviews
28 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 28 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013

What a wonderful stay! The Old Shippon is a tastefully converted barn and really exceeded my expectations. The welcome tray from Debbie was brilliant and added a very special touch. The bottle of wine was very welcome after a hard days driving. The accommodation is very spacious with plenty of room for up to six adults and the layout of... more

Management response:

Hi Sarah, thank you so much for your kind comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at The Old Shippon, and will be passing on your comments to Debbie the owner, who we know will be thrilled to hear that you are returning soon. Best wishes Devonshire Cottage Holidays more

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 30 December 2012 for a stay in December 2012

Just returned from a week at the Old Shippon in Lamerton. The welcome we got from the owner was lovely and the welcome pack of goodies amazing. The Old Shippon is a converted Cow Shed with sleeping accommodation on the gound floor with living space upstairs. As we were three sets of adults, the three bedrooms - two with en-suites... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the trouble to review The Old Shippon. On behalf of the owners of the property and Devonshire Cottage Holidays we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope that we will see you again in the future. If you need any assistance in booking again please don't hesitate to contact us. more

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Devonshire Cottage Holidays Booking Office (Property Manager Devonshire Cottage Holidays)
44 1326573808
Speaks English, German
Listed since : Jul 2010
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
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