The Barn

Oswestry, Shropshire (Ref. 916331)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Harris
    December 2016
    “This is the second Christmas we ...”
    This is the second Christmas we have spent at the cottage and it was awesome. The owners decorated it for Christmas. It's warm and really comfy would recommend to all, the dogs love it for the easy access to the field next to it, Thanks

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A first floor apartment in the grounds of the owners' home, situated just a few minutes' walk from the centre of the Shropshire market town of Oswestry.

Set all on the first floor and with an internal staircase, this apartment in Oswestry is a superb touring base for anyone wishing to discover the Shropshire countryside and the North Wales borders.

Two double bedrooms and a family bathroom offer good quality accommodation.

The open plan living area at this Oswestry self-catering apartment boasts a central fitted kitchen alongside a comfortable sitting area with an electric woodburner-effect fire, ideal for a relaxing evening in after a day spent exploring the area, as well as a Juliet balcony which overlooks a green field with the town in the distance.

Oswestry is a lovely market town with a wide range of independent shops, cafes and bars which sit next to a number of well-known high street brands.

The Shropshire countryside is just waiting to be discovered; pay a visit to nearby Ellesmere, with its selection of lakes, or discover the magnificent town of Shrewsbury which makes a fabulous day out.

A couple of miles from this apartment in Oswestry is the North Wales town of Llangollen, famous for its watersports, steam railway and the World Heritage Pontcysyllte Aqueduct.

History lovers will delight in Chirk and Powis Castles, both of which are close at hand.

The Snowdonia National Park, the Clwydian Hills and the Roman city of Chester all offer fabulous days out, making this apartment in Oswestry an excellent holiday home, all year round.

Accommodation

All first floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x double. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with Juliet balcony and electric woodburner-effect fire.

Amenities

  • Electric central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 3 cars
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 5 mins walk
  • Note: Washer/dryer in ground floor lobby
  • Note: Ground floor beneath property is occupied by owner's office.

About the location

OSWESTRY

Llangollen 13 miles; Welshpool 15 miles; Shrewsbury 17 miles.

The ancient border market town of Oswestry has restaurants and all usual amenities along with its extensive and well preserved hill top Iron Age fort which is great for walking and views. Historic houses and castles with beautiful grounds locally include Chirk and Powis Castle, Erddig and Attingham Park, or visit the nearby market town of Ellesmere, once described by Alan Bennet as ‘Shropshire’s Lake District’. Further afield lies the Welsh mountains and coast and picturesque Lakes Vyrnwy and Bala, while the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, Medieval Shrewsbury and Roman Chester are also within driving distance.

Region Information

Note: Up until 18th June 2016, this property has a Friday changeover day. From 18th June 2016, the property has a Saturday changeover day.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas