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    2 bedroom(s)

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    Up to 4 people

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    pet(s) allowed

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Cottage features
  • DVD player
    DVD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Ground floor facilities
    Ground floor facilities
  • Fuel and power included
    Fuel and power included
  • Enclosed garden / patio
    Enclosed garden / patio
  • Garden / patio
    Garden / patio
  • Romantic collection
    Romantic collection
  • Rural location
    Rural location
  • Television
  • Wheelchair access
    Wheelchair access
  • Short breaks all year
    Short breaks all year
  • Bed lin included
    Bed lin included
  • Washing machine
    Washing machine
  • Pets – not allowed
    Pets – not allowed
  • Entrance ramp/level access
    Entrance ramp/level access
  • Car parking - on site
    Car parking - on site
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Customer reviews by Reevoo
Hoseasons "Located in the peaceful Axe Valley with an abundance of opportunities for walking and cycling nearby.All on the \nground floor.\n\n\nLivingdining room \nWith Freeview TV DVD player and CD player.\n\nKitchen\n With electric cooker microwave fridgefreezer and dishwasher.\n\nUtility room\n With washerdryer.\n\nBedroom 1 \nWith double bed.\n\nBedroom 2\n With twin beds.\n\nBathroom \nWith shower over bath and toilet.\nOil central heating £20pw Oct-Mar electricity and bed linen included. Towel hire. Enclosed lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. Wheelchair access. No smoking. Please note Holidaymakers only.\nIdeal touring baseThese three holiday cottages are beautifully located in the peaceful Axe Valley where Devon Dorset and Somerset meet. They have been sympathetically converted retaining character and charm to give spacious comfortable and well-equipped accommodation. All cottages are single storey with easy wheelchair access The Byre ref 16018 and The Shippen ref 16019 are both semi-detached and The Barn ref 25497 is detached. An abundance of opportunities exist for walking cycling nearby cycle path which is being extended from time to time golf as well as fishing on the Nature Reserve Reservoir at Chard. Many local places of interest including the pretty historic carpet towns of Axminster and Chard both with indoor swimming pools P.O. stores traditional inns and restaurants all to hand along with several quaint villages. Honiton Forde Abbey Cricket St Thomas Hornsbury Mill several NT properties and the beaches and attractions of Lyme Regis and Charmouth - part of the superb World Heritage Jurassic Coastline all waiting to be explored. Other resorts include West Bay with its harbour and Seaton which has its own tramway ride along the Axe Estuary famous for its bird life to Colyton. Sidmouth and Exmouth Beer and Branscombe are all within easy reach. Shops and pubs 2½ miles. \n" https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/140/840/1404877.jpg 16019

Gardners Farm Cottages - The Shippen reviews collected by Reevoo

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out of 10

Lovely peice and quiet excellent cottage



out of 10

Very well appointed and good-sized country-style cottage on cattle farm. Warm and comfortable with all facilities necessary and also nice personal touches of tea and biscuits on arrival and fresh flowers on the table. Beautiful countryside, but location a bit of a challenge along winding country lanes - especially in winter on moonless, rainy nights. This will, doubtless, be much easier in summer.



out of 10

Just got back from a four night break at The Shippen. We found the cottage to be lovely and cosy, extremely clean and welcoming. Nice touches were provided by the owner including tea, coffee and biscuits and a vase of flowers from her garden. Perfectly located to get to the coast and local towns such as Taunton and Yeovil though the lanes around the cottage can be a bit of a challenge as very narrow and a lot of blind bends! Would certainly go back to The Shippen in the future.



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