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The Gables Coach House

Burlton near Ellesmere, Shropshire (Ref. 922742)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
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  • Mr Hayes

    “We stayed for 4 nights and found the cottage very comfortable.”

    The owners are on hand and we found them to be both welcoming and helpful.

    The owners are on hand and we found them to be both welcoming and helpful. We used the local pub which is within easy walking distance, and had a good meal there. The spa next door to the property is lovely, we used this on a wet day. Having the place to ourselves and enjoying a swim Jacuzzi sauna and steam room. We would recommend the cottage to anyone and hope to return another time ourselves.

The property

A beautifully-converted coach house, in the popular village of Burlton, on the edge of a courtyard next to the owner’s property.

Surrounded by the undulating countryside stretching across the Welsh Marches and Shropshire countryside, this detached holiday home is simply wonderful.

Just a short drive from the small, popular market town of Ellesmere, it is the perfect centre point to explore the area with tranquil glacial lakes, a canal, a garden and woodland walks.

Visitors to this town can also enjoy a little boating to take in the stunning canal views, making this holiday cottage an ideal base for families and friends to enjoy a real gem in Shropshire.

Set over two floors, there are two bedrooms and a family shower room, with access to a seating area via steps.

On the ground floor is a well-equipped kitchen with a dining area, leading through to a light and airy sitting room, with a sofa bed; a lovely comfortable property, where you can spend time relaxing or explore a huge variety of days out.

Outside, you can sit on the front patio area in the courtyard, or relax in your own private seating area to the side of the owner’s garden.

The area is surrounded by the beautiful Shropshire countryside, with green sloping hills, glacial lakes and an incredible canal network that can be explored on foot.

You are perfectly placed to enjoy any of the six National Trust properties locally, all between 30-60 minutes’ drive away, such as Erddig House, Attingham Park or Dudmaston Estate.

Guests can also walk alongside the Llangollen Canal and marvel at the phenomenal feat of engineering as the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct spectacularly spans the River Dee, fed by the equally marvellous Horseshoe Falls in Llangollen, within 25 miles.

You are ideally placed to explore the local Shropshire Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with the area offering various outdoor activities, such as miles of footpaths to explore, boat trips and walks along the canals and numerous cycle paths.

There are also several local golf courses to enjoy, or why not test your nerve and partake in local flying lessons, or a hot air balloon trip?

Just less than 15 miles away are two historic market towns; Shrewsbury, one of England’s finest medieval market towns with a castle, abbey and parkland, is a lovely place to while away a few hours.

Oswestry, a thriving border town, where Shropshire meets Wales is also well worth a visit, or travel a little further to enjoy the striking town of Ludlow, an hour’s drive away, which is known for its gastronomic delights.

This is a perfect cottage for families and friends to enjoy the striking Shropshire countryside, numerous historic towns and a wealth of National Trust properties in the vicinity.


  • Two bedrooms with TV: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super king-size double on request)
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Ground floor wet room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Sitting room with sofa bed
  • Electric heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Small private seating area next to property, to the side of owner?s garden
  • It can also be accessed from upstairs, down 12 outside steps
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 1.5 miles, pub 5 mins walk
  • Note: The Spa at Burlton is located next to the property and offers full spa facilities
  • Please contact the owner to discuss the special packages, pricing and any further information.

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About the location


Ellesmere 7.5 miles; Shrewsbury 10 miles

A pretty Shropshire village, nestled in the stunning Shropshire countryside, surrounded by pockets of woodland and close to the beautiful Ellesmere glacial lakes and extensive canal network. Situated virtually equidistant between the market town of Ellesmere and the medieval town of Shrewsbury, Burlton is a perfect base to explore the undulating Shropshire and Welsh Marches countryside and local historic towns and all they have to offer.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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