Courtyard Cottage

Meeson near Ironbridge and Market Drayton, Heart of England (Ref. 11346)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    3

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

Meeson Hall Cottages

Two different, yet equally delightful holiday cottages standing in a beautiful courtyard setting to the rear of the majestic 17th century country house, Meeson Hall. Surrounded by 8 acres of grounds, these cottages near Ironbridge are ideal for a romantic break. These Ironbridge cottages stand amidst lovely countryside, which offers scenic walks and cycle trails, only 7 miles from the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, providing shops, pubs, restaurants, tea rooms, 10 famous museums, including Blists Hill Victorian Village and of course, the world's first iron-built bridge. Discover NT country houses and gardens and the historic towns of Shrewsbury, Ludlow, Bridgnorth and Much Wenlock. These charming Ironbridge cottages are in a perfect location for exploring beautiful Shropshire, at any time of the year.

The Property

This beautiful 17th century timber-framed cottage stands in a delightful courtyard setting attached to the rear of Meeson Hall, a majestic country house built in 1640 which today is surrounded by 8-acres of gardens, grounds and rolling farmland beyond. This lovely Ironbridge cottage provides charming quality accommodation, perfect for a family holiday or a romantic break in a truly stunning location. This Ironbridge cottage boasts a wealth of character oak beams, wall timbers, an impressive galleried sitting room with vaulted ceiling and an inglenook fireplace with woodburner, all creating a welcoming and cosy atmosphere. The spacious private courtyard garden at this Ironbridge cottage is a gardener’s delight and is an ideal place to enjoy a drink or alfresco dining on a summer’s evening, whilst the estate grounds provide relaxing strolls through woods and paddocks. An excellent Ironbridge cottage, which can be enjoyed all year round. Note: This property is next to Ref. 17632, together they accommodate 5.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms. 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin, WC and walk-in wardrobe, 1 x ground floor single. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Galleried sitting room with woodburner.

Amenities

Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Double electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD. Fuel, power and wood for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Bike storage. Private front courtyard garden with furniture and BBQ. Access to owners’ 8-acres of gardens, paddocks and wood. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2.5 miles.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

MEESON

Ironbridge 7 miles; Shrewsbury 14 miles.

The rural hamlet of Meeson is surrounded by wonderful Shropshire countryside, which is perfect for scenic walks and cycle rides. Only 7 miles away is the beautiful Ironbridge Gorge, a famous World Heritage Site and home to the world's first iron-built bridge. The village of Ironbridge is set in a lovely wooded valley in the heart of Shropshire and offers many pubs, restaurants, shops and tea rooms. A collection of industrial and Victorian themed museums make up the Ironbridge Museums, including Blists Hill Victorian Village. 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 Cosford Museum. There is something for everyone in this part of Shropshire.

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