Perchwood Shippon

Located in Ashprington
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Pet Friendly: 2


Nestled beyond the peaceful Bow Creek in the pretty hamlet of Tuckenhay lies Perchwood Shippon, a very well presented waterside property. With its idyllic position surrounded by water and a great base to explore the South Hams, it is perfect for a family getaway. The stone property oozes style, contemporary living, and cosyness all under one roof. Relax beside the waterside from the sunny terrace and conservatory, or snuggle in the lounge in front of the fire. The kitchen boasts an impressive island unit and offers plenty of space for cooking and dining. All 4 bedrooms are presented to a very high standard with oak flooring, charcterful exposed beams and all have ensuite bathrooms.

The bohemian town of Totnes is upstream offering a variety of shops, cafes, and restaurants, and the popular yachting port of Dartmouth can be found downstream. Centrally located in the stunning South Hams, visitors have access to many beautiful sandy beaches, plenty of market towns and villages, and country walks. Dartmoor National Park is only a short drive away, offering activities for the energetic, but the comfort and serenity of Perchwood Shippon always welcomes you home.


Ground floor entrance to hall leading to kitchen and dining area. Kitchen area with island unit, Sandyford range cooker, separate oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave, larder cupboard, American fridge/freezer, Bose CD player and access to utility with washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer. Dining table to seat 8 in dining area. Conservatory with 2 sofas and 2 armchairs, TV, and small dining table leads to waterside terrace.  Hall leads into living room with three sofas, pull out TV with surround sound, blue ray player, and log burner. Lounge leads to second kitchen with oven and dishwasher. Ground floor bedroom 4 with 4ft 6in double bed and en suite shower room with rainfall shower head, heated towel rail, basin and WC. Downstairs cloakroom with WC. Oak stairs from dining area leads to First floor: Master bedroom 1 with king size bed, built in wardrobes and en suite bathroom with bath, separate walk in shower, basin, WC and heated towel rail. Bedroom 2 with zip linked beds (twins or super king), TV, fitted wardrobes and en suite bathroom with bath, separate walk in shower, basin, WC and heated towel rail. Bedroom 3 with king size bed, TV, leather chair, and en suite bathroom with bath, separate walk in shower, basin, WC and heated towel rail.


Lawned waterside garden with benches and paved waterside terrace with garden furniture. Slipway to mooring for small boat.


Ample parking on driveway.


  • Included:  Bed linen and towels (Please provide your own beach towels). Oil central heating, electricity. Initial supply of logs. Wi-Fi.
  • Telephone:  Telephone in property with honesty box. Mobile reception poor.
  • Pets: Up to two medium size dogs welcome (Allowed in the kitchen and conservatory only).
  • Local Facilities:  Beaches at Blackpool Sands, 8 miles; Broadsands , 11 miles. Pubs: The Maltsters Arms 250 meters;  The Watermans Arms 250 meters ; The Durant Arms at Ashprington 0.5 miles.  Village shop at Harbertonford, 3 miles. Sharpham Vinyard, 2 miles.  Dartmouth, 7 miles.  Supermarkets and wide range of facilities at Totnes, 4 miles.  Boat and kayak hire in Dittisham, 3.5 miles.


Downstairs facilities
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Near River/Estuary
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Washing machine


Area Details


Ashprington offers the perfect mix of premium holiday cottages at affordable prices. Whether it's a romantic break for two, or you are taking the dog for a whole family getaway, you're sure to love what Ashprington can offer.

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