The Coach House

Norton near Bridgnorth, Heart of England (Ref. 12444)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    3

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

A detached, 18th century former coach house, situated in an acre of the owner's grounds in the small village of Norton, just 5 miles from both Bridgnorth and the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge with its 10 museums including Blists Hill Victorian Village. Overlooking rolling farmland, this sympathetically restored Norton cottage has been furnished in a traditional style and offers a master double bedroom, a smaller single (suitable for a child up to twelve) and a delightful patio area, all providing the ideal retreat for couples and small families alike. Within a minute's walk of this Norton cottage is the excellent Hundred House Hotel, a character inn and restaurant and holder of many prestigious food awards. Also nearby is the renowned Apley Farm Shop and Play Barn. Discover lovely Bridgnorth, medieval Ludlow and Shrewsbury, enjoy a ride on the Severn Valley Railway or visit the West Midlands Safari Park, RAF Cosford, Stokesay Castle, NT Attingham Park or the wonderful Long Mynd and Stiperstone Hills. A lovely Norton cottage for an exciting break, at any time of year.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x double leading to 1 x children's single. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area (seats 2). Sitting room with dining area and log-effect electric fire.

Amenities

Oil central heating with electric fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Patio area with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops 5 miles. Pub/restaurant 1 min walk. Note: Children aged 12 and under only. Note: This property is situated adjacent to the A442, therefore some road noise will be heard.

About the location

NORTON NEAR BRIDGNORTH

Bridgnorth 5 miles; Ironbridge 5 miles.

The small village of Norton is situated in the scenic Shropshire countryside, just 5 miles from both the lovely town of Bridgnorth and the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, with its 10 museums, including Blists Hill Victorian Village, and striking landscape. The village boasts the Hundred House Hotel, a wonderful, award winning old inn and restaurant and holder of two rosettes in the AA Restaurant Guide. Also in the village is the renowned Apley Farm Shop and Play Barn. The surrounding area offers excellent walking and has easy access to a wealth of country parks, great houses, gardens and interesting villages. Stroll through Bridgnorth, winners of 'Britain in Bloom', which comprises of the High Town and the Low Town, connected by winding streets and flights of steps. See the impressive castle ruins, while a ride on the steep funicular railway enables you to glimpse, in style, at what Charles I called "the finest view in all my kingdom". With easy access to The Royal Air Force Museum at Cosford, the medieval towns of Shrewsbury and Ludlow, the fabulous Wroxeter Roman city, and the Severn Valley Railway, this ideal base makes for an enjoyable break at any time of year.

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