“This is the 2nd time we have ...”This is the 2nd time we have stayed. Well appointed cottage with everything you need for a great holiday. Ludlow is a lovely place with plenty of great restaurants and pubs, the cottage is a 5 minutes walk from the centre.This is the 2nd time we have stayed. Well appointed cottage with everything you need for a great holiday. Ludlow is a lovely place with plenty of great restaurants and pubs, the cottage is a 5 minutes walk from the centre.
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
A beautifully presented Victorian semi-detached cottage, in an attractive conservation area, within 10 minutes’ walk of the very popular medieval market town of Ludlow, in Shropshire.
This cosy cottage is attractively and thoughtfully furnished throughout, and is in an ideal location for appreciating the varied delights of Ludlow, as well as exploring the many interesting towns and villages of Shropshire, and of course its beautiful scenery.
The cottage is set over two floors and has two cosy bedrooms, one with twin beds and the other a double bed.
The well-equipped kitchen leads into the dining room, and from there head into the comfortable sitting room, with patio doors looking out onto the private garden.
The lawned garden has a patio area where you can sit and relax, whilst planning your next day’s excursions, or simply enjoy the peace and quiet over a cup of coffee, whilst sampling the delights of some locally-bought produce.
Ludlow was described by John Betjeman as “the loveliest town in England”.
If you take a stroll through its charming streets with over 500 listed buildings, mainly Georgian and half-timbered, you can appreciate his love of the town.
Today, Ludlow is renowned for its lively markets, gastronomic delights, speciality shops and famous festivals which take place throughout the year.
You can while away many an hour admiring the majesty of the medieval castle or sampling the delights of the locally brewed artisan beers, visit the racecourse or enjoy a meal in one of the many inns and restaurants on offer.
Ludlow is perfectly placed to explore the surrounding countryside.
Walking in the Clee Hills or Mortimer Forest, visiting the striking 13th century Stokesay Castle, discovering our rich industrial heritage by visiting one of the many Ironbridge Gorge museums or touring the lovely countryside dotted with pretty villages and lovely market towns are all just a taster of what is on offer in this part of Shropshire.
You will be spoilt for choice, both in wonderful Ludlow itself and beyond.
This is a lovely, welcoming cottage for you to enjoy whatever the season.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room.
- Gas central heating
- Range cooker with double electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, DAB radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Roadside parking either outside cottage or very close by
- Lawned garden with patio, furniture and BBQ
- One small well-behaved dog welcome (for example, Cocker Spaniel, Jack Russell)
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub 5 mins walk
- Restaurants and supermarket 8 mins walk
- Note: Check-in 4pm
- Note: Children aged 4 and over only.
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: Children aged 4 and over only.
This property offers the following short breaks: