Ellesmere 3 miles.
A superb detached barn conversion situated on the outskirts of the market town of Ellesmere, Shropshire.
This is a beautiful large cottage which is ideal for families and friends wanting to explore this lovely part of the country.
The cottage has a fantastic large open plan kitchen and living area with stone-flagged floor and range cooker, together with spacious dining and sitting areas, where you can all relax with a refreshing drink whilst planning your activities for the rest of the holiday.
There are four spacious bedrooms on the first floor, including two king-size rooms with an en-suite shower, as well as a single room on the ground floor.
Outside this lovely cottage is a rear private large lawned garden, combined with a courtyard and sheltered hot tub, where you can enjoy the peace and quiet of the countryside, whilst just a five minute walk will bring you to the local pub which serves good food.
Two miles away is the pretty market town of Ellesmere with its mix of Victorian, Tudor and Georgian buildings.
Located between the well-known Shropshire to Llangollen Canal and the Shropshire Meres, it's a great location to explore the area renowned as Shropshire’s Lakeland.
Also nearby you can browse through the Colemere Nature Reserve whilst Old Oswestry Hill Fort, Whittington Castle and Park Hall are all places not to be missed.
If you are feeling more energetic, enjoy a round of golf at the Brow Golf Course, take a flying lesson at Sleap Airfield or go clay pigeon shooting.
Shropshire has so much to offer with a host of country houses and many countryside walks.
In its relaxing setting, with hot tub and large living space, this wonderful cottage can be enjoyed all year round by families and groups of friends.
Note: This property can be booked with Ref 936740, together they sleep 16.
Five bedrooms: 2 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x single, 1 x ground floor single, 1 x adult bunks. Bathroom with bath, shower over, walk-in shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Sitting room.
About the location
Whitchurch 11 miles.
The pretty market town of Ellesmere with its Tudor, Georgian and Victorian buildings quietly nestles between the Shropshire Meres and the well-known Shropshire to Llangollen canal, in an area renowned as Shopshire's Lakeland. Steeped in history and originally fortified as an Anglo-Saxon settlement, this peaceful town boasts a lovely church with a 15th century roof and was home to Thomas Telford during the building of the canal network in the late 18th century. The town also boasts a good variety of shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as an abundance of entertainment on and around the meres in the surrounding area. Stroll through Cremorne Gardens, go fishing or boating, take some time to explore Colemere Country Park with its wonderful wildlife and scenic walks, or walk along the canal. A lovely location offering something for everyone at any time of year.
Note: There is a £100 security deposit for the hot tub