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The Shippen, Pitt Barn Cottages

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The Shippen
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32 reviews
The Shippen
The enclosed drive, garden and patio with a wooden gate at the entrance.
The sunny patio area.
The Shippen is the first barn on the right as you come down the lane.
Reception is at Pitt Barn, the second barn on the right as you come down the country lane.
Bodmin moor from The Shippen.
Sunset at Pitt lake. A double reflection on the lake from the solar farm.
The Shippen is behind the trees to the left of Pitt Barn.
See the moorhen with her chicks and nest of sticks.
See the mallard duck with her ducklings.
See the duckling in the garden.
Can you see the great spotted woodpecker in the tree?
See the sheep in the field beside The Shippen
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Overview
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Callington, Cornwall, England
The Shippen a 3 star self catering cottage with Visit England is one of two detached cosy barn conversions at Pitt Barn Cottages.FREE Wi-Fi is available at ALL times from The Shippen. The Shippen is the perfect place for a quiet, relaxing holiday in the beautiful Cornish countryside close to Callington. The Shippen's central location makes it the ideal base for exploring the beaches and moors of both Cornwall and Devon.
ALL heating is inclusive in the rent. All duvets, linen, 4 bath towels (60 x 120 cm), 2 tea towels, kitchen roll, toilet rolls and cleaning materials are provided. Key collection is at Pitt Barn reception, the owner's home situated between The Stable and The Shippen.
Just unpack your suitcase and start your holiday.
Wake to up to sheep baaing, cows mooing, hens clucking and birds singing. Count the stars at ni...
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About the Owner, Frances B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: 14 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2013
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 52 reviews and 2 properties
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English first
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1 review
Reviewed 1 November 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Great location, a number of great beaches and places of interest nearby. Beautifully presented and beautifully clean. Owner was very pleasant and helpful.

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RustyBrit
Pickering, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
63 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Frances has a nice clean self catering property that is not overly large, but plenty big enough for the main purpose of a quiet vacation - namely sleeping soundly at night. Kitchen space is adequate and the lounge area is comfortable and tidy. There is no real starter fare in the kitchen, so be advised that you need to arrive...

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Management response:

So pleased to hear you enjoyed your short stay in Cornwall at The Shippen.

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Peter D
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

The Shippen is an ideal base for exploring the eastern side of Cornwall with easy access by car (or train) to Plymouth and the coastal villages. The little cottage is in a very quiet and private rural location with its own car parking and is ideal for a couple wanting a relaxed holiday. A car is essential as even the...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. So pleased you enjoyed your stay at the Shippen in Cornwall.

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 King
    1 Twin
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£420
27 Oct 2017 -
21 Dec 2017
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2 nights
£35
£245
22 Dec 2017 -
4 Jan 2018
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3 nights
£60
£420
5 Jan 2018 -
29 Mar 2018
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2 nights
£35
£245
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