The Old Sheep Shed

Alberbury near Shrewsbury, Heart of England (Ref. 3853)

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Cottage features

  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Sauna
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    3

  • Pets

    No

The Property

This lovely barn conversion with sauna and hot tub adjoins the owner's 17th century stone farmhouse, on a 220-acre arable farm, in the rural village of Alberbury, 9 miles from Shrewsbury. A wonderful Alberbury holiday cottage, this luxury accommodation offers some exposed stone walls, lovely bedrooms and bathrooms and a large living room with a full size pool table. Relax in the lovely hot tub, enjoy a sauna or an "all body shower", play pool or dine alfresco overlooking the garden pond with its waterfall and lights, which help to create a romantic atmosphere. This very special Alberbury holiday cottage is in an ideal location for walking through the Loton Park Estate's deer park, up Rodney's Pillar or along Offa's Dyke Path, or for visiting Powis Castle, the historic town of Shrewsbury, Ironbridge World Heritage Site and much more. This is the perfect Alberbury holiday cottage for a memorable family holiday or a romantic break in welcoming, luxury accommodation.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Three bedrooms, all with TV/DVD: 1 x king-size double with en-suite bath, shower over, basin, WC, 1 x king-size double with en-suite All Body Jet shower, basin, WC, 1 x adult bunks (can be made into a single bed on request). Shower room with all body jet shower, sauna for 4. Separate basin & WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area & comfy seating, 42" TV/DVD & doors to deck. Spacious sitting room with air conditioning, pool table, woodburner & TV/DVD in games area & picture window with doors to deck.

Amenities

Electric underfloor heating with woodburner. Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 42" TV/DVD, 4 x flat screen TV/DVD, stereo/CD, iPod dock, full size pool table in games area. Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. 6-seater hot tub with lights & CD player. 4 seater sauna. Cot and highchair. Off road parking for 4 cars. Bike shed available. Attractive enclosed decked area overlooking large garden pond with waterfall and lights, with furniture, BBQ & hot tub. Sorry, no pets & no smoking. Shop 4 miles. Pub with restaurant 1.3 miles. Loton Estate's deer park 5 mins walk. Note: This property overlooks a large pond, children must be supervised at all times.

About the location

ALBERBURY

Shrewsbury 9 miles; Powis Castle 10 miles.

Alberbury is a small rural village in lovely countryside, 4 miles from the Offa's Dyke Pathway, 9 miles from historic Shrewsbury. Shrewsbury lies within a giant loop of the River Severn, and has been called England's finest Tudor town, with its timber framed, black and white buildings, as well as the ancient 'shuts' or passageways which connect them. There is a superb selection of shops, along with cafes, bars, restaurants and pubs. Visit Shrewsbury Abbey, home to the fictional Brother Cadfael or Shrewsbury Castle, an impressive sandstone building in beautiful gardens and grounds, housing the Shropshire Regimental Museum. Visit NT's stately Attingham Park and mansion, Powis and Chirk castles with their lovely gardens, Wroxeter Roman City, the museums at Ironbridge World Heritage Site, the castle and Michelin starred restaurants of Ludlow, enjoy golf on the 9 hole course, paintball or quad biking, only a short drive away, or visit Acton Scott Working Farm, as featured in the “Victorian Farm” TV series.

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