The Shippon

The Shippon Cottage - Sitting Room and Dining Room

Sitting room and dining area

This room has exposed timbers and a wood burning stove giving it a cottagey feel. This room also has the benefit of a Multiyork sofa bed. There are dual aspect windows overlooking the gardens and courtyard.

Double bedroom

This room has a 5ft double bed with dual aspect windows with views over the gardens and courtyard with vaulted ceiling and exposed roof timbers.

Bunk bedroom

This room has adult 3ft bunk beds and has far reaching views of the surrounding countryside.

Shower room

This has a corner shower cubicle, toilet and basin with wall mounted mirror, shaver point, heated towel rail/radiators and complimentary toiletries.

The Shippon Cottage - Double Room

Features of this property

This cottage is equipped with:


Sitting room

Initial logs, matches, firelights and kindling for the woodburner.  Additonal logs can be supplied at a small charge
Flat screen digital freeview TV and DVD player
Radio/CD player
Welcome folder with visitor information, maps and guides
Bookcase with books and games

Clock radio with ipod/iphone dock
Bed linen - The bed is made up ready for your arrival with a crisp white cotton sheet, pillowcases and duvet. We do not use feather pillows or duvets.

The Shippon Cottage - Bunk Room

Bunk bedroom
Bed linen - The beds are made up ready for your arrival with animal print duvets and pillows. We do not use feather pillows or duvets.

Shower room
Complimentary toiletries are provided, together with one bath sheet and one hand towel per person.
Please bring your own beach towels.

The Shippon Cottage - Kitchen

This is well equipped with crockery, cutlery and cookware. Ecover cleaning products, washing up liquid, dishcloths and tea towels etc. are also provided. A dishwasher, an electric cooker with ceramic hob and fridge freezer, microwave, toaster and kettle are provided.  A washing machine and tumble dryer are provided in the laundry room on site, together with iron and ironing board.

There are washing lines in the lawned area.  Water is supplied by our own borehole which is treated and is healthy and pure.

Eating at Mennabroom

If you fancy time off from cooking, here at Mennabroom we offer a take away breakfast and dinner service.  All food is freshly cooked and delivered to your door, hot and ready to eat. All you have to do is set the table.


A maximum of two well behaved dogs are allowed for which there is a surcharge of £20 each per week.

Baby/toddler equipment

Babies and toddlers are most welcome. A cot, highchair, bath, toiletries, stairgate, sterilliser and toys are provided for your use. Please request these when booking and please note that we do not provide bedding.

A 2 person occupancy discount is available on this property most of the year.


Please see our Access Statement for full details

Availability and Booking

To view availability of this property please click on the Calendar. If you would like to book in person please contact us on +44 01208 821272 or email and we would be happy to talk to you. 


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