2 The Vineyard
A lovely 19th century mid terrace cottage in a delightful, secluded and south-facing mews with views towards the wooded slopes of Whitcliffe Common, yet only 4 minutes’ walk from the heart of Ludlow's famous town centre, and close to Ludford Bridge, with its views over the picturesque Horseshoe Weir. Completely renovated to provide high quality, comfortable accommodation with the perfect mix of original character and modern facilities, this is just the cottage for a romantic break. The fascinating town of Ludlow is home to a wonderful 11th century castle, as well as renowned shops, pubs and restaurants. This is a superb base for enjoying one of Britain's most beautiful towns and its surrounding area, which include Stokesay Castle, the wonderful Long Mynd Hills above Church Stretton, the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, the Severn Valley Railway and days out in medieval Shrewsbury and Hereford. An ideal cottage for a year round escape.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x double (both with "Hypnos" mattress). Bathroom with bath with shower over, vessel basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with oak floor, exposed beams and log-effect gas stove in feature stone fireplace.
Full gas central heating with additional heating from cast iron log-effect gas stove in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 32" flat screen TV with Sky package, DVD, Bose 'WAVE' music system inc. iPod dock, WiFi internet access. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Free car parking permit for car park approx 6 mins walk away. Alternatively, on-street parking for up to 3 hrs for £2, free parking between 6pm - 8am. Rustic bench by front door for guests’ use. Sorry no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 mins walk, pub/restaurant 1 min walk. Note: Owner may be flexible on changeover day, please contact if an alternative is required.
At a glance
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Sky TV
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Church Stretton 15 miles; Hereford 25 miles; Shrewsbury 28 miles.
The historic medieval market town of Ludlow is situated on the River Teme, amongst the outstanding countryside of the Welsh Marches. With more than 500 listed buildings, Ludlow’s medieval street pattern remains almost intact and provides a fascinating backdrop for the town’s regular street markets, held in the shadow of the castle and showcasing a range of goods - from cheeses and fresh produce to books and local crafts. Ludlow is renowned for its shopping, with a number of antique and art and craft shops, along with Michelin-starred restaurants and numerous tea shops, pubs and inns. Ludlow Castle is over 900 years old and contains fascinating examples of architecture while below, the Millennium Green offers a large public riverside green and the popular Green Cafe. Ludlow is renowned for its food and drink festivals in spring and autumn as well as the Medieval Christmas festival and Shakespeare and Arts festivals in the summer. Ludlow is within easy reach of Church Stretton, Shrewsbury and Hereford, as well as popular attractions such as World Heritage Site of Ironbridge Gorge, Severn Valley Railway, Berrington Hall and Cardingmill Valley, Ludlow is a superb destination for a relaxing all year round break.