26 Mill Street
A charming, 17th century, Grade II Listed townhouse in the heart of Ludlow's famous old town, a few minutes from the wonderful 11th century castle and renowned shops, pubs and restaurants. Built over three floors, the property is full of charm and character, with a wealth of oak floors, exposed oak beams, wall timbers and an impressive inglenook fireplace with woodburner; perfect for a romantic evening. The award-winning courtyard area is ideal for enjoying a glass of wine or dining alfresco. This is a superb base for enjoying one of Britain's most beautiful towns and its surrounding area, which includes Stokesay Castle, the wonderful Long Mynd hills above Church Stretton, the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge and days out in medieval Shrewsbury and Hereford. A marvellous cottage for a truly romantic break.
Over three floors. Two bedrooms: 1 x 2nd floor double with en-suite (shower, basin and WC), 1 x 2nd floor twin. Bathroom with double-ended roll-top bath with shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Dining room with woodburner and comfy seating for 2. Sitting room with original decorative cast iron fireplace.
Gas central heating with woodburner in dining room. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 32" flat screen TV with basic Sky package, video, DVD, stereo/CD player. Library of books. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking by property at £2 per 3hrs (8am-6pm), or choice of car parks around the town. Shared award-winning courtyard garden with garden furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Ludlow town centre 5 mins walk. Nearest pub/restaurant 3 mins walk.
At a glance
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Sky TV
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.