Broughton Cottage

Bishop's Castle, Heart of England (Ref. 20784)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

Bishop's Castle 2.5 miles. This wing of a traditional 18th century farmhouse is situated on a 250-acre working arable and livestock farm, surrounded by beautiful Shropshire countryside, 2.5 miles from delightful Bishop's Castle. Perching on the English/Welsh border, in an area known as The Welsh Marches, this Bishop's Castle cottage offers comfortable and cosy accommodation, including a warming open fire in the sitting room. Flexible sleeping arrangements ensure both families and friends can enjoy time in this peaceful and beautiful part of Shropshire. The front lawned garden is ideal for dining alfresco and enjoying the views of the Welsh Hills. This welcoming Bishop's Castle cottage is in a wonderful location for walking and touring, with the Kerry Ridgeway, Offa's Dyke, the Shropshire Way, the South Shropshire Hills, medieval Ludlow, Montgomery, Shrewsbury, Stokesay Castle and Ironbridge Gorge all within easy reach. A cosy Bishop's Castle cottage, ideal for an all-year-round holiday.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x family room with 4' double and 1 single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Dining room with electric fire. Sitting room with open fire.

Amenities

Oil central heating with electric fire in dining room and open fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, selection of books. Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate on request. Off road parking for 3 cars. Bike storage. Front lawned garden with furniture, BBQ and hill views. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops, real ale pubs and restaurants 2.5 miles.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

BISHOP'S CASTLE

Montgomery 10 miles; Ludlow 17 miles; Shrewsbury 21 miles.

The attractive market town of Bishop's Castle is surrounded by the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty of the South West Shropshire Hills. The ancient town offers a weekly market and an excellent variety of shops, pubs and places to eat. It is famous for its annual Real Ale Festival, Tandem Triathlon and regular festivals and fairs, including Party in the Park, with the Michaelmas Fair being particularly popular. The town is ideally placed for walking and touring the Welsh Marches, rural Shropshire and North Herefordshire. The fascinating and well known towns of Montgomery, Ludlow and Shrewsbury are within easy reach. There are numerous nearby attractions including Powis Castle, the Severn Valley Railway and walks along Offa’s Dyke and The Shropshire Way.

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