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The Shippen Holiday Cottage

  • Peter Tavy
  • Tavistock
  • Devon
  • PL19 9JR
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Self Catering


  • Babysitting / Childminding
  • DVD Player
  • Family
  • Freeview
  • Historic Romantic
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Pet Friendly
  • TV
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

At a Glance

  • Easy access to the National Cycle Route 27
  • Dogs and horses welcome by arrangement
  • Parking provided
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Short breaks available
  • Private certified water supply

About this Holiday Cottage

Situated right inside Dartmoor National Park on our sustainably run small holding & just 3 miles from Tavistock, The Shippen (ETB 3*) is a charming self contained wing of our farmhouse (with its on front and rear doors) retaining a wealth of period features. Perfect for families, walkers or cyclists, with National Cycle Route 27 passing our gate and open moorland walks are just 10 minutes away on foot. We are dog friendly and can also provide accommodation for horses by arrangement (very friendly riding stables nearby).


The large kitchen/diner is equipped with an electric cooker, microwave and fridge. The upstairs living room has a Freeview TV, chair and sofa.

Bedrooms / Bathrooms

The Shippen offers one galleried double bedroom and a further set of twin or bunk beds can be put in the sitting room. The bathroom is fitted with a shower over the bath.


Outside there are parking spaces for two cars and a private enclosed patio.

Special to The Shippen Holiday Cottage

Visitors are welcome to see our rare breed animals, biomass boiler, pvs, thermal tubes & etc methane gas collector. Call now to book. 

Other Things to Note

The first 90 units of electricity are included in the rental price. All bed linen, pillows and duvets for your stay are provided and towels can be hired at an extra charge.


The changeover day for the cottage is Saturday. Short breaks of two nights or more are available in Winter.



Dartmoor: perfect for a winter break! Large open plan room & the log burner is lovely to come home to after a moorland walk just up our lane. Whole weeks from £330, shortbreaks from £198

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