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The Granary

Rowton near Craven Arms, Shropshire

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The Property

Craven Arms 3 miles. This semi-detached, brick-built 18th century barn conversion adjoins the owner’s delightful 16th century black and white farmhouse on a 300-acre working farm. Set amidst the beautiful South Shropshire countryside, this cottage is just three miles from Craven Arms. This Craven Arms cottage provides ground floor accommodation with a wealth of character beams and trusses, which help create a homely atmosphere in the delightful sitting room and the comfortable double bedroom. Situated on a working farm, this Craven Arms cottage has a pleasant lawned garden and a private woodland walk with views over Ludlow. From this Craven Arms cottage, you can explore the lovely towns of Ludlow, Church Stretton and Shrewsbury, and the wonderful scenic walks amidst the Long Mynd and Stiperstone Hills. Enjoy the nearby attractions of Acton Scott Historic Farm, Stokesay Castle, the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre and the Ironbridge World Heritage Site. After a day spent exploring this fascinating part of the country, you can return to this welcoming Craven Arms cottage and unwind in relaxing surroundings.

Accommodation

All ground floor. One double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with sofa bed.

Amenities

Electric storage heaters with additional electric heaters. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Bike storage. Enclosed lawned garden with swing seat and BBQ. Private woodland walk over hill overlooking Ludlow. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops and pub 3 miles. Note: This property is suitable for a maximum of 2 adults, with 2 children on the sofa bed. Note: Although the property is all ground floor, there are 6 steps up to the cottage front door.

This property offers the following short breaks: Help

  • Winter
  • Off Season
  • Last Minute
  • Christmas

At a glance

Rating:StarStarStarHelp
Sleeps:4
Bedrooms:1
Bathrooms:1
Pets:Yes

Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Washing machine

About the location

Craven Arms

Church Stretton 7 miles; Ludlow 8 miles.

The small market town of Craven Arms, known as The Gateway to the Marches is conveniently located between the beautiful medieval town of Ludlow and delightful Church Stretton. Craven Arms is an ideal base, which nestles close to the scenic Wenlock Edge and Corvedale Valley with fine walks from the town to lovely Stokesay Castle, one of England's finest fortified manors, or the very popular Shropshire Hill Discovery Centre. The town also has some charming and historic houses, including a round house, thought to be a recognisable rest house for pilgrims travelling between Wigmore and Shrewsbury Abbeys and the fascinating 'Museum of Lost Content'. Just two miles away in the village of Wistanstow is the Plough Inn, a good local wood brewery. Church Stretton is close by and nestles between the Long Mynd and Caradoc Hills, renowned for their scenic walks and excellent golf course. The historic towns of Bishops Castle, Ludlow and Shrewsbury are a short drive away, and offer magnificent castles, riverside walks, wonderful shops, pubs, restaurants, exciting theatres and a variety of festivals. This is a perfect base for touring all of beautiful Shropshire at any time of the year.

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The photos used to advertise this cottage do not do it justice. Both the lounge and kitchen are large and double aspect, so that the stunning Shropshire countryside can be viewed from both sides. When the sun comes out, both rooms are flooded with the most beautiful and uplifting light. We loved it all - the setting, the décor and the facilities. We believe this property deserves at least a four star rating and we will definitely be going back.

Mrs Crew, Longfield, February 2014

Excellent holiday, will use you again.

Mr Lange, Harlow, September 2013

The Granary was lovely, spacious and well fitted out. Everyone on the farm was very friendly and welcoming.

Mrs McSweeney, London, September 2013

Very friendly and helpful owners. Wonderful working farm, very central to all major towns around The Marches. Good holiday let, well equipped, and plenty of heating and hot water if required. Will definitely go back for another visit.

Mrs Saunders, Bridgend, September 2013

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