Coalbrookdale near Ironbridge, Shropshire
This delightful cottage was originally three 19th century brick-built cottages located in a small cul-de-sac in the village of Coalbrookdale, next to Ironbridge in Shropshire. This character cottage in Coalbrookdale makes a perfect family holiday home within the beautiful Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, close to the River Severn. At this Coalbrookdale cottage there is a traditional cosy atmosphere with three comfortable bedrooms, one with en-suite facilities. The contemporary fixtures and fittings combine with exposed beams and a large inglenook fireplace with a woodburning stove, which create a welcoming atmosphere in the sitting room. There is an attractive south facing front patio garden at this Shropshire cottage, ideal for enjoying a cold drink on a summer’s evening. The historic village of Coalbrookdale is part of the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge and is home to a fine selection of shops, cafes and pubs. Ironbridge is a few minutes' walk away, where you can discover the world's first iron-built bridge and the Heritage Site’s 10 museums as well as the wonderful Blists Hill Victorian Town. Further afield are the market towns of Shrewsbury and Ludlow, the historic Olympic village of Much Wenlock and the Wroxeter Roman City. A charming Coalbrookdale cottage, which is an ideal place to stay at any time of year.
Three bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with pull-out stacker bed, 1 x family room with 1 super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) and 1 single, 1 x ground floor single with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove.
Gas central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot, highchair and stairgate on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed front patio and small lawn with furniture and BBQ. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and cafe 1 min walk, pubs and restaurants 2 mins walk. Ironbridge 5 mins walk. Note: The owner requires a refundable £70 Good Housekeeping Bond.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Ironbridge 0.25 miles; Shrewsbury 22 miles.
The village of Coalbrookdale is situated close to the banks of the River Severn and is part of the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge Gorge. This pretty village was once the site of the most famous ironworks in the world and today hosts three of ten museums which celebrate the history of the Ironbridge World Heritage Site. Within a 5 minute walk is the centre of Ironbridge village itself, home of the world's first iron-built bridge, built between 1777-79. The village also has many pubs, restaurants, shops and tea rooms. A collection of industrial and Victorian themed museums makes up the Ironbridge Museums, including Blists Hill Victorian Village. Within driving distance are the popular towns of Shrewsbury, Ludlow and Much Wenlock, along with the Wroxeter Roman City and National Trust properties. Coalbrookdale is an excellent base from which to explore the area.