Activity & Leisure
2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri
4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.
These well positioned barn conversions are set on the owners own working farm and offers guests a great spot to explore the county of Shropshire and all that it has to offer.Bettys (ref UK35358) is a two-bedroom property sleeping four guests in total. Both bedrooms have king size beds, one which can be made into a twin room to support the whole family. It has a gorgeous walk-in shower located in the bathroom and a handy utility room fitted with a washing machine. This is completed by an enclosed garden with a patio and garden furniture.Alfs Bullpen (ref UK35369) is a one-bedroom barn conversion with an open plan living space, king size bedroom and a bathroom with walk-in shower. This also has a utility room with a washing machine. Access to a decked area to the front of the garden with a sitting-out area and garden furniture.Shropshire is a great area to visit with plenty of activities and places to visit within a short distance. Some of the attractions include Acton Scott Working Farm, Secret Hills Discovery Centre, Stokesay Castle, and the vibrant market town of Ludlow with its castle, racecourse, weekly markets, and numerous food fairs held throughout the year. The Glider Centre on the Long Mynd and Carding Mill Valley (National Trust) is a must for adrenaline lovers. The beautiful market town of Ludlow, well known for its food festival and Historic Shrewsbury is set on the banks of the River Severn and offers a great selection of shops, bars and restaurants.For the more relaxed approach to your holiday there are some lovely towns and areas to visit such as Bridgnorth with the Severn Valley Railway, inland funicular railway and the historic Ironbridge gorge and museums. From the property within an hour’s drive there are Powys Castle, Berrington Hall and Attingham Park all National Trust properties and just a little further you will find Chirk Castle, Erddig and Croft Castle.These Lovely properties have strong links to the well-known author Malcolm Saville, probably best known for his Lone Pine series of children’s adventure books, many of which were set in and around the Longmynd and Stiperstones area. In the first book, Mystery at Witchend, the Morton children from Witchend (Priors Holt) and Tom Ingles from Ingles Farm (Hamperley Farm) form the Lone Pine Club and have a secret camp hidden under a solitary pine tree in the forest, they have many thrilling adventures in and around the local area.So popular were the books, that they were serialised for Children’s Hour on the radio. Today, many people from around the world enjoy following in the footsteps of the Lone Pine Club, exploring the settings in the stories, of which Ingles Farm is one and you can explore the area from the farm that was included. Claire Balding with her Radio 4 Ramblings and Countryfile have featured Malcolm Saville, his stories and the local area linked to these over the years.These properties can be booked together to accommodate up to 6 guests.
All on the ground floor.Open plan living space.Living area: With Freeview Smart TV.Dining area.Kitchen area: With electric cooker, electric hob, microwave and fridge.Bedroom: With kingsize bed.Bathroom: With walk-in shower and toilet.
Decked area to the front garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture.
Both Properties: Oil underfloor central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot and highchair, available on request. Welcome pack. External utility room with washing machine and heated towel rail. Enclosed garden with patio and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: The property has a natural water supply from a borehole.
English Country Cottages is the trading name of Awaze Vacation Rentals Ltd.
Registered Office: Sunway House, Raglan Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk NR32 2LW.
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