The Schiphorst is a municipality belonging to the municipality of Meppel in the province of Drenthe (Netherlands). In this neighborhood, havezate is the Havixhorst. Following the municipal redeployment of 1998, De Schiphorst was added to Meppel.

In this neighborhood is the Schiphorsterweg, the storks village De Lokkerij. The Schiphorsterweg winds through the Reest valley from the neighborhood of Lankhorst (municipality Staphorst) to the district. For the construction of the A28 this was the main road from De Wijk to Meppel. Along this road there are a number of quite large farms on spacious plots. On weekends this road is widely used by shooters. From the municipal boundary at De Wijk to Rogat, the Hessenweg runs.

In Meppel there is also a psychiatric nursing home with the same name. This nursing home is part of the Noorderboog care combination and is located just outside the neighborhood next to the Diaconessenhuis Meppel.

The site De Schiphorst has seventeen registrations in the national register. These are some farms, such as the Lindenhorst, the Hogeland and the Bulderij. In addition, many parts of Havixhorst Castle are registered as a national monument, such as the main building, the park, the buildings, the fence with the fence and the sundial shelf. The entrance gate of the Dickninge park is also a national monument in De Schiphorst.


Group accommodation Schiphorst

Drenthe, Schiphorst
  • Private forest
  • Play attic
  • Volleyball field
  • Campfire place