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The Shippen, Fenteroon Farm

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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The Shippen is one of 4 barn conversions tucked away down a long tree-lined driveway, set in 12 acres of Cornish countryside near the River Camel, half-a-mile from the small market town of Camelford, North Cornwall. The Shippen has a beamed open-plan living/dining room with high-pitched ceiling, exposed oak rafters, rugs on slate floor. Solid oak kitchen with granite worktops/splashback. Double bedroom (5ft brass bed), with en-suite bathroom containing shower over whirlpool bath & toilet. Underfloor heating throughout. Wi-Fi. Private patio area with seating. 5* Gold grading from Visit Britain. Non-smoking accommodation. Numerous footpaths lead from the driveway into the heart of Camelford and surrounding countryside. Serious walkers can try the South West Coastal Path. The North Cornwal...The Shippen is one of 4 barn conversions tucked away down a long tree-lined driveway, set in 12 acres of Cornish countryside near the River Camel, half-a-mile from the small market town of Camelford, North Cornwall. The Shippen has a beamed open-plan living/dining room with high-pitched ceiling, exposed oak rafters, rugs on slate floor. Solid oak kitchen with granite worktops/splashback. Double bedroom (5ft brass bed), with en-suite bathroom containing shower over whirlpool bath & toilet. Underfloor heating throughout. Wi-Fi. Private patio area with seating. 5* Gold grading from Visit Britain. Non-smoking accommodation. Numerous footpaths lead from the driveway into the heart of Camelford and surrounding countryside. Serious walkers can try the South West Coastal Path. The North Cornwall coast is only 5 miles away. Camelford is an ideal base for exploring some of Cornwall's finest beaches and coastline, together with the expanse and solitude of rugged Bodmin Moor. Camelford Leisure Centre offers a 20m indoor pool, fitness studio and tennis courts, and the town has numerous shops, cafes, takeaways, as well as a pub, library, art gallery and park. Golf and horse-riding are available one mile away. The Shippen has been lovingly converted, providing quality 5* Gold self-catering accommodation with all mod-cons.More
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Helen Connolly (Property Manager Helen Connolly)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
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Reviewed 11 August 2019 via mobile

Date of stay: August 2019
Helen C, VR Owner at The Shippen, Fenteroon Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2019

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Been here many times and just love it. House is terrific. Very nicely furnished and very well stocked. And very warm and cosy in the winter!! Everything you need for a great getaway. It’s a great location to explore Cornwall. Eden Project, Lost Gardens of...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank joannalan
Helen C, VR Owner at The Shippen, Fenteroon Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

We are thrilled that you enjoyed another stay at Fenteroon. Thanks for taking the time to post your review & we look forward to seeing you again before too long!

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Reviewed 30 January 2016

The Shippen is in an ideal quiet location to explore the local countryside and beaches. We went in winter with a dog and found plenty of places to walk and relax. The walk to Camelford along the river is a must and I used the...More

Date of stay: January 2016
Thank Neily4004
Helen C, VR Owner at The Shippen, Fenteroon Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2016

We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay in The Shippen,and thank you for your feedback. Regards, Helen & Nigel

Reviewed 25 May 2015

Great location Fantastic accommodation Excellent facilities Warmly welcomed Definitely want to come back

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank Ronnie_n_Helen
Helen C, VR Owner at The Shippen, Fenteroon Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2015

Thank you for leaving this review, we'd love to welcome you here again!

Reviewed 10 May 2015

This was a return visit to Fenteroon (having stayed here last year) and again we couldn't fault it. Location is excellent - visiting Padstow etc. The property is definitely a home from home with all that you could need. The owners are on hand but...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Sarah D
Helen C, VR Owner at The Shippen, Fenteroon Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2015

It was so nice to see you here again & thanks for taking the time to post your review. Helen

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
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About the neighbourhood
Camelford is an ideal base for exploring some of Cornwall's finest beaches and breathtaking coastline, together with the expanse and solitude of rugged Bodmin Moor. Camelford Leisure Centre offers a 20m indoor swimming pool, fitness studio and tennis courts, and the town has numerous shops, cafes and takeaways, as well as a pub, library, art gallery and park. Golf and horse-riding are available one mile away.
How to get there
Nearest airport; Newquay Cornwall - journey time by car from airport, 45 mins. Nearest mainline train station; Bodmin Parkway - journey time by car from station, 40 mins.
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