A view towards this beautiful South Devon retreat
The light and airy lounge area
The beautiful conservatory room which offers views over the garden
Enjoy the lovely wood-burner
Fully equipped kitchen area
Enjoy a sit down evening meal in the dining area
Prepare a meal in the well-equipped kitchen area
Spacious en-suite shower room
The master bedroom which boast an en-suite shower room
Enjoy al fresco dining in this beautiful garden area
A view towards the front of the cottage
1 / 11  A view towards this beautiful South Devon retreat
2 / 11  The light and airy lounge area
3 / 11  The beautiful conservatory room which offers views over the garden
4 / 11  Enjoy the lovely wood-burner
5 / 11  Fully equipped kitchen area
6 / 11  Enjoy a sit down evening meal in the dining area
7 / 11  Prepare a meal in the well-equipped kitchen area
8 / 11  Spacious en-suite shower room
9 / 11  The master bedroom which boast an en-suite shower room
10 / 11  Enjoy al fresco dining in this beautiful garden area
11 / 11  A view towards the front of the cottage

The Shippon At Haswell Farm

Kingsbridge (8 mls N), Devon
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • This beautiful cottage nestles within the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • Explore nearby Dartmoor, which is home to all manner of wildlife, spectacular scenery and much more
  • Nestling above the River Avon, which offers an array of beautiful walks and widelife
  • The English market town of Kingsbridge and the resort town of Salcombe are within a short drive
  • The town of Kingsbridge offers a selection of shops, cafes, restaurants and pubs
  • Totnes is within a short drive, with its vibrant ‘alternative’ scene and interesting individual shopping opportunities and restaurants
Property code: 73541

This charming property has been fitted and furnished to a delightful standard, offering the perfect base to explore South Devon, also, within easy reach of Dartmoor National Park.

Located within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty offering river estuaries, rolling hills and the towns of Dartmouth, Modbury and Ivybridge. Attractions nearby include Dartmoor National Park, Dartmouth Castle, Start Point Lighthouse, Haldon Forest and The South Devon Railway. The town of Salcombe, known for its coastal views and rolling countryside, is a water sports haven, whether it be sailing, kayaking, surfing or paddle boarding everyone wants to get in the water. If you love the hustle and bustle of a traditional market town take a trip to Kingsbridge, with a selection of shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants, serving local produce including craft beers, ales and cider. Dartmouth, situated on the mouth of the River Dart is one of South Devon’s most enchanting towns, with charming streets, river location and surrounding countryside, you would have to travel far to find a town as beautiful.

This cottage is truly the perfect bolthole for enjoying a special holiday. On entering this beautiful single story property, guests will find themselves in the entrance hall, which is the perfect spot for kicking off your walking boots and hanging your coats. Step further into the property, and you will be in the delightful lounge, which boasts several original features. Leading off the lounge you will find a well-equipped kitchen/dining room, a double bedroom with en-suite wet room, and a large garden room, with wood burner and views over the Avon valley. The kitchen/dining room is light and airy with an induction hob, a combined oven/grill/microwave, fridge, dishwasher and washer/dryer, as well as a table and chairs. The master bedroom leads from the lounge and has a comfortable king-size bed with reading lights and clothes storage; the large and very well-appointed en-suite wet-room leads straight from the bedroom. The garden room has a modern wood burner, and French windows that open onto a secluded elevated stone patio, from which you can enjoy wonderful views over the garden, fields and the valley beyond. This accommodation allows you to truly enjoy the peace and quiet of the garden room, or relax in the lounge area and catch up on your favourite TV programme.

Outside, via the garden room's patio doors, guests can appreciate the large grounds, or just sit back and relax on the garden furniture and take in the views. There is allocated parking for one car available.

  • 1 bedroom – 1 king-size bed
  • 1 en-suite wet room
  • 2 ring induction hob, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, and combined microwave/conventional oven/grill
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs is included)
  • Electricity and under floor central heating included
  • Allocated parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Beach 14 miles, shop 3.5 miles
  • TV in lounge
  • Private water supply

This property is personally managed by Sally.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 8 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Heidi 3rd August 2019

If you are looking for a real 'getaway' then this cottage is in the ideal location. Tucked away in a very rural spot, there is total peace and quiet. The cottage itself is very roomy and equipped with pretty much everything you need, including a comfortable bed and very large wet room. The views over the garden from the conservatory remind you thatRead more you are in true Devon countryside. A very relaxing place to stay. Hide

Reviewed by Sara 12th July 2019

The cottage was lovely . We had a lovely time there . The farm cats were friendly and a nice addition to the property . Lots of local information left for us to decide what to do as well as reviews of local restaurants.

Reviewed by Keith 14th June 2019

Situated in an idyllic spot, the cottege is beautifully kitted out for a perfect hideway.

Reviewed by Roger 7th June 2019

Cottage very comfortable, well equipped, pleasant surroundings but a little too far off beaten track. Within walking distance of village from cottage but quite a steep climb on way back.

Reviewed by Terence 3rd May 2019

First class accommodation, ideally situated for touring and walking. Hosts very friendly and knowledgeable of the area.

Reviewed by Jane 12th April 2019

The property is very tastefully decorated and equipped with quality items. The Garden Room has beautiful views and there are seating areas to enjoy the surroundings. The owners take great care of the property which is a credit to them. We couldn't fault the property in any way. With easy access to the A38 there are many places to visit. It's a perfRead moreect place for a couple to enjoy a relaxing break. Hide

Reviewed by Julie 29th March 2019

Had a fabulous long weekend at the property. The owners were very friendly and helpful, there was also a lovely welcome pack for us when we arrived. The property is very suited to anyone wanting accommodation all on one level and there is a lovely wet room. There are a lot of places to visit in the area. We hope to return again soon.

Reviewed by Tim 1st March 2019

Blissfully quiet and private, superbly equipped and great decor. An ideal retreat for a couple wanting to stay in the beautiful South Devon countryside. Delightful and helpful hosts, nothing too much trouble in order to make our stay enjoyable 5 stars

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