The Shippon Cottage

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Self Catering
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Sleeps 7

Stunning 200 year old beamed cottage on the Wirral near Hoylake. Ideal for activity holidays & groups. Private fishing lake, indoor pool, hot tub, parking and Wi-Fi. Sleeps 5/7

  • Family
  • Historic Romantic
  • Leisure & Pool
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

At a Glance

  •  3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 
  • Garden, patio and barbecue  
  • Heated indoor pool and hot tub 

About this Holiday Cottage

Beautifully converted with beamed ceilings throughout, The Shippon Cottage in Saughall Massie village on the Wirral is close to the Royal Liverpool Open course at Hoylake and within a 15 minute drive of 15 golf courses. Guests have inclusive use of a deluxe indoor heated swimming pool, hot tub, table tennis and a private fishing lake a mere 300 yards from the property. 


Warm and welcoming, the property has double glazing and central heating throughout, with living space including a fully fitted spacious kitchen diner in oak with granite worktops and a washer/ dryer, dishwasher, microwave and a large electric oven with a grill. The sitting room is beautifully presented with a beamed ceiling, TV and video, woodburning stove and underfloor heating. 

Bedrooms / Bathrooms

Our cottage accommodates 5/7 guests and has three bedrooms including two doubles, one with an en-suite fully equipped bathroom and a large walk-in wardrobe. The third bedroom is a single, with additional sleeping space provided by a double sofa bed in the sitting room. The two luxurious bathrooms both feature solid granite tiles and showers. 


The cottage has a cosy outdoor courtyard area and spacious enclosed gardens, there is ample off road parking is on-site.

Guests have use of luxury indoor heated 12 metre swimming pool, hot tub/Jacuzzi and table tennis and access to a private one acre fishing lake within our Wirral farm which is well stocked with carp, bream and many other species. Perfect for beginners and the experienced, facilities at the lake include a fishing hut with toilets and refreshment making facilities.

Other Things to Note

A welcome pack of tea, coffee, milk, sugar and our own free range eggs (when available) is provided on arrival. All bedlinen and central heating is fully inclusive in booking price.  Well trained pets are welcome in the cottage by prior arrangement. 


The Shippon Cottage is available for week long and short breaks dependent on availability and offers the perfect rural Wirral base within easy reach of Chester and Liverpool.

Around and About

Spectacular coastal walking and a host of water sports around nearby West Kirby marine lake are within easy reach. Perfect for group activity holidays and families, the three bedroom cottage is pet friendly and just a short stroll from a fine village pub serving food. Easily accessed off the M53, our 200 year old converted barn is perfect for both business and leisure groups with attractions in Liverpool and Chester both within easy reach.