Strine View Cottage

Crudgington near Shrewsbury, Shropshire (Ref. 23979)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A detached 19th century farmhouse sitting next to the owners' home, on a 22-acre smallholding, on the edge of the village of Crudgington.

This attractive Shropshire cottage provides charming, cosy accommodation with the added benefit of a woodburner, perfect for a family holiday or a romantic break in a quiet, rural location.

There are two comfortable bedrooms at this cottage near Shrewsbury, one double set on a mezzanine level, plus a ground floor twin that can be conveniently converted into a super king-size double.

Guests will discover a welcoming, homely atmosphere at this cottage near Ironbridge, with the cosy sitting room boasting an original brick-built inglenook fireplace housing a warming woodburner.

There are two outdoor sitting areas to choose from, both ideal for a quiet drink or an alfresco meal after taking a riverside stroll through the owner's land.

This area of Shropshire is a fantastic choice for any lovers of the outdoors as there are miles of walks and cycle routes to enjoy through the countryside.

Enjoy exciting day trips to Hoo Farm and meet the animals, which is just four miles away.

Just a short drive away is Hawkstone Park Follies, a fantastic space with cliffs, caves, woods and crags to explore.

There are towers, monuments and quaint little buildings to discover as well as a tea room where you can relax for a while.

Visit Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site where there are a number of museums to enjoy including Blists Hill Victorian Town where you can step back in time and see how life used to be. See the beautiful beamed buildings of Shrewsbury and Ludlow, both of which have a selection of shops and pubs and a castle.

Shrewsbury, the birthplace of Charles Darwin, has over 600 listed buildings and many quaint streets and alleyways to spend the day strolling around.

Why not take a picnic and enjoy picturesque Quarry Park.

In Ludlow you will find many events throughout the year including popular Food and Drink Festival which takes place in September and the annual Medieval Christmas Fayre.

Visit Wroxeter Roman City with its interesting ruins and vineyard, the Acton Scott Historic Working Farm or simply take to the nearby Long Mynd Hills above delightful Church Stretton for wonderful scenic walks.

This is a charming Shropshire cottage, within easy reach of a plethora of wonderful attractions, and ideal at any time of the year.

Accommodation

Mostly ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x mezzanine double, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super king-size double on request). Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with breakfast bar. Sitting room with dining area and woodburner.

Amenities

  • Electric radiators with woodburner
  • Double electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent, additional fuel available from owners (£5 per basket or £10 unlimited amount)
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and stairgate
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Front gravelled area with furniture, rear patio garden with furniture and BBQ, plus shared use of owners' land
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles
  • Note: Due to the close proximity of livestock, dogs must be kept under strict control at all times
  • Note: The River Strine runs through the owners' land, children to be supervised.

About the location

CRUDGINGTON

Shrewsbury 11 miles; Ironbridge 15 miles.

The historic rural village of Crudgington is surrounded by wonderful Shropshire countryside, including Crudgington Moor, which is a haven for a variety of wildlife. The Wrekin Forest School is just a short walk away and this 40 acre woodland adventure centre provides many hours of fun for all the family. Only 15 miles away is the beautiful Ironbridge Gorge, a famous World Heritage Site. Home to the world's first iron-built bridge, the village is set in a lovely wooded valley in the heart of Shropshire, offering a fine selection of pubs, restaurants, shops and tea rooms. A collection of industrial and Victorian themed museums make up the ten Ironbridge Museums, including Blists Hill, a fantastic open air Victorian town. Discover the historic towns of Much Wenlock, Shrewsbury and Ludlow, as well as many NT properties and the fascinating Wroxeter Roman City, Stokesay Castle, Acton Scott Historic Farm and the renowned RAF Museum Cosford. There really is something for everyone in this delightful part of Shropshire.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas