Just 3 miles from Ludlow with all of it’s wonderful attractions including food, art and literature festivals, gourmet restaurants, medieval architecture and spectacular views.
Fisherman’s Cottage is located in Ashford Carbonel which is a conservation area with a rich history.
There is an active and friendly community, a lovely old church and a village hall with provides a range of activities and events open to all including pub nights and Sunday lunches.
The cottage is fully centrally heated and is situated near the old village school and church.
It is just a 2 minute walk to the River Teme and surrounding pebble beach.
Recently fully restored to a very high standard, the cottage boasts a very pretty cottage garden with ample seating area, decking/dining area and BBQ.
There is off/on road parking.
Inside, the cottage is tastefully decorated and well equipped.
There is an open plan kitchen/dining room, a very cosy sitting room which boasts, comfy sofa’s, antique rugs, a Clearview wood burner and a Bose music system.
There are many books, games and DVD’s to be enjoyed together with Sky TV.
The kitchen is fully equipped with downlighting, brand new units, granite worktops, plate rack, range cooker, microwave, integrated dishwasher and washing machine and a lovely old oak butcher’s block for extra preparation space.
From the kitchen there are double doors opening onto the garden and a small seating area for outdoor breakfasting.The dining room is brand new and provides a very light and airy space for eating together.
Again there is downlighting, oak floors, antique rug, double doors to garden and an old renovated dresser which is fully equipped and blends in beautifully with the antique style table and chairs.
Downstairs, also boasts a Victorian style bathroom with both bath and separate shower plus usual facilities including towel rail, radiator and WC, sink.
Upstairs houses 3 light and spacious bedrooms all carpeted and having antique rugs.
The bedrooms are decorated in keeping with the age of the cottage and boast period iron beds, antique wardrobes and chests and the highest quality mattresses, linen and bed covers.
Overall, the location, fantastic garden, cosy character, tasteful décor and top quality fittings, make Fisherman’s Cottage an ideal place for a group of friends to enjoy the attractions of Ludlow and the Shropshire country side whilst being able to come back to a warm and comfortable environment in a friendly and active village.
Note: This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of £125.
About the location
Church Stretton 15 miles; Hereford 25 miles; Shrewsbury 28 miles; Worcester 33 miles.
The historic market town of Ludlow is situated on the River Teme, amidst the outstanding countryside of the Welsh Marches. With more than 500 listed buildings, the town provides a fascinating range of architecture including Ludlow Castle which is over 900 years old and is one of the first stone castles to be built in England. Today the castle is open all year round and hosts a wide range of events including outdoor theatre, food, art and literature festivals and many antique and art fairs. Below the castle, Millenium Green offers a large public riverside green and weir and provides excellent indoor and outdoor dining facilities via the Green Cafe located right on the riverside. Ludlow has held street markets since the twelfth century. Nowadays, a traditional open-air market takes place in the town square every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday throughout the year. More than forty stalls selling a range of goods including fresh produce, cheeses, books and a selection of local crafts are on offer and most Sundays see the market stalls being used to host antique or flea markets. Ludlow is also a gourmet’s paradise and a shopper’s dream. The town boasts a many places to eat and drink , including Michelin starred pubs and restaurants as well as a number of exclusive boutique style clothes and gift shops. Ludlow is within easy reach of Church Stretton, Shrewsbury and Hereford, as well as popular attractions such as World Heritage Site of Ironbridge Gorge, Severn Valley Railway, Berrington Hall, Croft Castle and Cardingmill Valley. Ludlow is a superb destination for a relaxing all year round break.
Note: This property does not accept children under 11 years old.