Urban chic meets traditional charm at The Shippen, a delightful rural cottage in Membury Devon with wonderful views of an AONB. The pet-friendly cottage offers a generous, sun-lit, open-plan living space as well as a wood burner, double-height bedrooms, beautiful gardens and access to the coast.
The vast open-plan living space captures the sun and the views of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at The Shippen, a rural cottage in Membury, Devon. The pet-friendly cottage sits above the surrounding countryside and promises guests tranquillity as well as a wood burner, proximity to the coast and access to a tennis court.
An enclosed, lawned garden will please the pets and provides a wonderful space in which to enjoy a barbecue, a glass of wine and the expansive views.
Contemporary style meets rural charm inside the cottage, and this is exemplified by the open-plan space whose large, glass doors lead directly to the terrace, essentially transforming it into one space. The interior incorporates a modern, well-equipped kitchen, light and airy dining area and cosy sitting area.
The aesthetic continues in the double-height bedrooms, which include a room with a double bed and en-suite shower room plus French doors to the garden, as well as a room with zip and link double bed. Another bathroom contains a bath.
Visitors to The Shippen are treated to views and style, and can rely on WiFi, amenities for young children, central heating, parking and laundry facilities, as well as 32” Flatscreen TV, DVD, CD, radio and iPod dock.
The Shippen sits above the Yarty Valley and is just moments from the Jurassic Coast. The cottage lies within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and avails guests of opportunities for walking and wildlife viewing.