Broome near Craven Arms, Shropshire
A comfortable, semi-detached Shropshire cottage, on the edge of an 8 acre smallholding in the small rural village of Broome, in the lovely Shropshire countryside. Offering well equipped accommodation, including a woodburner and small sun lounge, this cosy Shropshire cottage is perfect for a family, walking or sightseeing holiday. Mickey Miller’s Play Barn and the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre are a stone’s throw away while within easy reach of the cottage are the castle and restaurants of historic Ludlow, the spectacular hills surrounding Church Stretton, Acton Scott Historic Working Farm, the Severn Valley Steam Railway and the ten museums of the Ironbridge Gorge. A wonderful location for enjoying the surrounding countryside, which offers exciting walks, cycle trails, and wildlife; a terrific Broome cottage for simply relaxing.
Four bedrooms: 1 x first floor family room with double bed, 2 single beds, combi TV/DVD and en-suite bath with hand shower attachment, basin and WC (sloping ceiling in en-suite means restricted headroom above bath and WC), 1 x ground floor family room with double bed, single bed and en-suite (two hand basins and WC) and door to gravelled seating area, 1 x ground floor king-size double with basin, 1 x ground floor twin with basin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower cubicle (with hand rail), basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburner and access to small sun lounge. Note: First floor bedroom accessed via stairs from either ground floor family bedroom or from external door close to kitchen rear door.
Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room and oil-fired Rayburn cooker (switched on from 1st Oct to end April). Rayburn, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, flat screen TV, DVD. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 3 cars. Open store for bikes. Front patio area and gravelled seating area, both with furniture and shared BBQ. Two dogs welcome, with a dedicated paddock for dog walking. Sorry, no smoking. Pub with restaurant 50 yards. Shop 2.6 miles. Note: There are 6 steps up from the car parking level to the front door, and 2 steps up to the side entrance. Note: The smallholding operates a small touring caravan/camping site between April and the end of September. Note: Property is suitable for a maximum of 10 people.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
About the location
Ludlow 10 miles; Church Stretton 10 miles.
The small rural village of Broome lies amidst the lovely rolling Shropshire countryside, and is ideally situated between the wonderful medieval town of Ludlow and picturesque Church Stretton, known as Little Switzerland. This is a perfect location for walking, mountain biking in the woods round Hopton Castle, birdwatching and just enjoying the beautiful scenery of the Shropshire Hills. Acton Scott Historic Working Farm, Severn Valley Steam Railway, Stokesay Castle, Shrewsbury, Wroxeter Roman City and the Ironbridge Gorge, with its 10 museums, are all in easy reach. A lovely location perfect for touring all of Shropshire.