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Butterfly Cottage

Stottesdon near Cleobury Mortimer, Shropshire (Ref. 1052358)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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15 Customer Review(s)

  • “Butterfly Cottage is immaculate, comfortable and was everything we needed.”

    The grounds are lovely. The hosts, Belinda and Rob were amazing and did everything they could so that we could enjoy our stay.

    The grounds are lovely. The hosts, Belinda and Rob were amazing and did everything they could so that we could enjoy our stay.

    - Margaret, October 2021

The property

Cleobury Mortimer 7.1 miles.

Butterfly Cottage is a charming cottage outside the village of Stottesdon, nestled in the tranquil south Shropshire countryside, it is set within three and a half acres of the owners’ idyllic grounds where you can explore a stunning paddock, wildflower meadow and relaxing gardens.

Enter from the extensive grounds and into your own private haven, where a raised front patio displays welcoming outdoor seating for your group of four to sit out on a warm summer's day and enjoy your tranquil surroundings, also on clear nights, due to its rural location, you can enjoy the spectacle of star filled skies, whilst listening to the owls and watching the bats.

Winter months can be enjoyed from the cosy sitting room with a cup of hot chocolate as the TV entertains you for the evening; alternatively, spend an afternoon in the homely snug room whilst you lose yourself in a captivating book.

Meals can be enjoyed from the stylish kitchen/diner, equipped with all the amenities needed for a self-catered stay, as well as a formal dining table for memorable dinner parties over a bottle of wine.

The ground floor is also home to a ground-floor twin, whilst the first floor holds a king-size bed, both benefiting from ample storage.

Enjoy delicious pub grub and spend an evening out of the kitchen in the local pub, The Fighting Cocks, which is just a short drive away.

Nearby is the town of Cleobury Mortimer, a rural haven, boasting a wealth of convenience shops, independent boutiques, country pubs, and gorgeous restaurants, as well as a unique church with a distinguishable crooked steeple.

Explore the surrounding landscapes of the amazing Shropshire Hills AONB, where ramblers and nature lovers will be amazed by the choice of beautiful walking trails, challenging cycling routes, birdwatching opportunities and hikes up rolling hills, which rewards in striking views.

Visit the charming towns of Bridgnorth and Ludlow where you'll discover historic architecture, ancient castles and an array of shops and eateries, with the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge within easy reach, also, the Severn Valley Stream Railway is within easy reach of the cottage.

Meander along the popular hotspots of Long Mynd, Clee Hills and the enchanting Wyre Forest.

Choose Butterfly Cottage as your holiday base for a peaceful escape to the Shropshire countryside.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x ground-floor twin
  • Bathroom with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room
  • Snug
  • Oil fired central heating and electric log-effect fire
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge, microwave, dishwasher, TV , WiFi, and a selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Use of separate laundry room
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Private patio with seating and three acres of owners’ grounds with paddock, wild flower meadow and gardens
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3.8 miles, pub 1.6 miles

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About the location


Bridgnorth 10 miles; Ludlow 12 miles.

The pretty little town of Cleobury Mortimer is situated in the rural heart of South Shropshire. The town offers a refreshing selection of individual shops, pubs and restaurants, but is most famous for its unique church, which has a peculiar crooked steeple. The historic market towns of Bridgnorth and Ludlow (with its superb castle) and the famous World Heritage Site of Ironbridge are all within easy reach. There is excellent walking locally in the Clee Hills and the Wyre Forest, and horseriding, golf and fishing are available close by.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas