Axminster holiday barn rental with internet access and golf and rural retreat

The Shippon

from £70 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

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The Shippon, Axminster

Barn / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 Home 531025

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Barn / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 11 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

The Shippon is a converted barn which forms part of a small farmstead, Wyke Farm. The property offers stunning countryside views and is located just a short distance from the market town of Axminster as well as being within a short drive to the famous River Cottage.

Internally, the property features an open plan living, kitchen and dining area. The dining area is separated by one step from the living and kitchen area and all is furnished to a very high standard. The living area has a new and cosy wood burner for you to enjoy. The main patio doors lead to the private patio which features a table, chairs, deck chairs and a barbeque.

Guests have the chance to interact with and feed the farm animals onsite and beautiful countryside walks and cycle rides are aplenty. The centre of Axminster is just a mile away and is a pleasant market town offering charm and character. The beaches of Seaton and Lyme Regis are within a ten minute drive as well as the World Heritage Jurassic Coast.

River Cottage has given millions of TV viewers a taste for cooking and sustainable living since 1998 and the River Cottage HQ and Canteen is found just half a mile from Wyke Farm where many events take place for you to enjoy.

Living Room/Area

Spacious and open plan with the kitchen area with one step leading to the dining area

Access via the patio doors to the private furnished patio

Furnished with two sofas seating six, bookshelves, flatscreen TV with Freeview, DVD player, radio and iPod docking station

Wood burner, one basket of logs supplied additional logs can be supplied at a cost


Featuring an electric oven with grill, electric hob, integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer dryer

Complete with a full range of utensils and accessories including a microwave, kettle, toaster and cafetiere

Dining Room/Area

Dining area features a table and seating for six

Master Bedroom

Spacious room offering countryside views

Furnished with a king-size bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and mirror

En suite

Bedroom 2

Furnished with a king-size bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and mirror

Bedroom 3

Ideal for children

Furnished with twin beds and chest of drawers


Family Bathroom

Main bathroom features a bath with overhead shower

Bathroom 2

En suite to bedroom one features a shower cubicle


The property is accessed via one step with separate steps internally between rooms

Large patio doors lead to private patio area furnished with a table, chairs, deck chairs and barbeque

Set in beautiful countryside on Wyke Farm where guests can interact with and feed the animals


Gravelled parking for two cars

The property operates a Friday changeover all year round. Short breaks are available but must arrive or depart on a Friday or Monday.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Seaton 10.8 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 2.2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter International 39.2 km, Nearest railway: Crewkerne 25.6 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
General Wi-Fi available
Furniture King Beds (2), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Devon region

East Devon holidays offer a unique combination of sandy beaches, history and pretty fishing villages on the River Exe estuary. Guests of East Devon holiday cottages are treated to rural locations amidst stunning coastal scenery, within easy distance of lively and interesting destinations for family days exploring. The picturesque village of Lympstone never fails to charm visitors with its friendly atmosphere, and Exmouth's unique boutiques and historic seafront remain the most popular resort for holidays in East Devon. Sidmouth is an elegant seaside town set at the foot of stunning red cliffs and is part of the Jurassic Coast.


Sidmouth is part of a World Heritage Site. East Devon is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Sightseeing trips operate frequently along the River Exe estuary.

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    • 8 Years listed

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    Calendar last updated:01 Dec 2015

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    Languages spoken
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