Old Shippon

The Old Shippon at Dunsdon Farm, is a beautifully restored three bedroom stone holiday barn, sleeping six, and set within a historic farm courtyard setting, (with its own private entrance and garden). Restored in 2011 to a very high standard (Five Star – Visit England Rating), the cottage features solid oak staircase, doors and skirting and has been decorated with a contemporary feel, yet still retaining the charm of its historic agricultural past.


The Old Shippon is ideal for families, couples and small groups, with three good-sized bedrooms, sleeping six people, and a reverse layout with bright open-plan living space, all under-floor heated,and with a beautiful log burning woodburner – for those winter nights. Your comfort is our main aim, so we have filled one of the finest holiday cottages in North Devon with books and games that can be enjoyed in front of the wood burner in winter, or on one of the two patios in the summer. Also featuring Wifi, a BluRay/DVD player and an iPod docking station so that you can enjoy your films and music.

Things to Do in Devon

With so much to choose from in North Devon, from the fantastic sandy beaches and hidden coves that will entice you and the children to explore, while dramatic coastlines and rugged uplands will take your breath away. The award winning local food and drink will tempt you, and the family activities and great local attractions will keep all of you entertained from dawn to dusk.

Old Shippon Holiday Booking

The Old Shippon is situated within an historic farm courtyard setting, (with its own private entrance and garden) where some of the buildings are thought to have dated from the medieval period. The land has been farmed on this site for many hundreds, (possibly thousands) of years, the farm being recorded in the Doomesday book.

The Old Shippon

The Old Shippon in Devon is a beautifully converted three bedroom property (sleeping six) offering Luxury accommodation over two floors, and a reverse layout to take advantage of the views. The Old Shippon is one of the nicest Five Star Dog Friendly Cottages in Devon Countryside but with easy access to Bude and the North Cornwall Coast" The Old Shippon is a historic building set in a beautiful farm setting in the heart of the Devon country side.

Farm Stay Devon

Whether you are looking for a family holiday in the west country or a short break to explore and recharge your batteries The Old Shippon at Dunsdon Farm, offers Five Star accommodation on an historic Devon Farm.
Dunsdon Farm is a 54 acre farm situated in open countryside adjoining the Dunsdon National Nature Reserve, designated as a SSSI, as a rare and protected culm grassland area.