Front view of the cottage
Relax in the cosy lounge
Snuggle up with a magazine
Relax With Your Feet Up
Well equipped kitchen
Kitchen leading through to the lounge
Kitchen and Dining Area
Enjoy a peaceful sleep
Meet the local chickens
1 / 10  Front view of the cottage
2 / 10  Relax in the cosy lounge
3 / 10  Snuggle up with a magazine
4 / 10  Relax With Your Feet Up
5 / 10  Well equipped kitchen
6 / 10  Kitchen leading through to the lounge
7 / 10  Kitchen and Dining Area
8 / 10  Enjoy a peaceful sleep
9 / 10  Bathroom
10 / 10  Meet the local chickens

Shippon Cottage,

Banbury, Cotswolds
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Working farm
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
Travel cot available
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At a glance

  • Charming courtyard cottage in the rural village of Mollington
  • Carefully constructed from Mellow Hornton stone, exposed oak beams and rich red brick, offering the ideal base for a relaxing break.
  • Lovely courtyard garden with furniture and a local farm shop just up with road.
  • Banbury itself has a blend of old and new with a wealth of history to explore
  • This great central location is close to the riverside town of Stratford-on-Avon, Oxford, Warwick and the Cotswolds, known as Shakespeare’s Country.
  • Many national trust properties and gardens to visit around the region
Property code: CC072

This charming courtyard cottage has been constructed from Mellow Hornton stone, exposed oak beams and rich red brick, finished with quality furnishings to offer the ideal base for a relaxing break.

This property is close the riverside market town of Banbury providing a blend of old and new with a wealth of history to explore including Mellow Hornton stone buildings, the modern shopping centre and a wide choice of shops. Banbury is situated on the River Cherwell within the Cherwell Valley, with excellent walking and cycling opportunities along the riverside paths, with many cafes, to grab a cup of coffee along the way. Close to the riverside town of Stratford-on-Avon, and Oxford, Warwick and the Cotswolds, known as Shakespeare’s Country. With many national trust properties and gardens to visit within easy reach, with is a great central location offering endless opportunities to explore.


Arriving at the stable entrance door, you walk through to a bright and cheerful lounge with beautiful exposed beams and warm red brick inviting you in to snuggle up on the comfy sofa with a good book or perhaps share a glass of wine or two with a movie on the TV and DVD player. If you choose to stay in for the evening through the property is a colourful fitted country kitchen/diner, well-equipped with mod cons including an electric oven with hob, microwave and fridge/freezer. There is a separate shared laundry room with a washing machine/dryer.The dining area has a dining table and chairs for two. On the same floor, you will find a double bedroom and a shower room with shower, wash basin and WC.


Outside, you will find private courtyard garden with furniture, where you can sit out and relax in the sunshine while taking in the peaceful country surroundings.


  • 1 bedroom – 1 double
  • 1 shower room with WC
  • Electric oven with hob, microwave, fridge/freezer
  • Washing machine and tumble dryer in separate laundry room
  • TV and DVD
  • Electric, central heating included
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Charcoal BBQ
  • Regret no smoking
  • Regret no pets
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Courtyard garden with furniture
  • Off-road parking available
  • Great rural location with stunning views
  • Nearest pub, just through the courtyard
  • Farm shop, just up the road selling fresh local produce

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Sue.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 8 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Dennis, 1st September 2019

The cottage is situated on a working farm. It was very quiet and peaceful and a great place to explore the local area. The cottage was well equipped with all that you would need for your stay. I would say that the steps within the property could prove difficult to some people with any disability or isues wit walking. The area to park is directly alRead moreongside the cottage but is a gravel finish so uneven under foot. The owners were very pleasant and always available should you require anything. Hide

Reviewed by Ian, 13th July 2019

Location and comfort of the cottage was spot on for our needs.

Reviewed by Richard, 6th July 2019

The location was great for us and the cottage was well-equipped and comfortable. The bedroom lacks space, so there is a bedside cabinet on one side of the bed and a small wardrobe on the other side, with no possibility to improve on that or increase storage for clothes etc. Whatever tree it is that overhangs the parking area drips spots of goo all Read moreover the cars, so park well away from there! Apart from that, the cottage and the situation was great. We were happy there. Hide

Reviewed by Francess, 21st June 2019

Hosts very friendly and helpful. A good location for exploring this part of England. Nice to be in a farm setting. Also very handy to a number of lovely country pubs - Anitas pub guide was invaluable,

Reviewed by Lyne, 18th May 2019

lovely cottage. Ideal place for days out, near to lots of areas of interest - just right for a couple.

Reviewed by Brian, 8th May 2019

The cottage was very clean, quiet and comfortable.

Reviewed by Lester, 15th September 2018

The Shippon was a very comfortable cottage, plenty of kitchen storage cupboards. The bed was a large size, and good to sleep on, although it was very high & my wife is short & has arthritis & struggled to get up. Would highly recommend cottage.

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