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.
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, amongst the outstanding countryside of the Welsh Marches. With more than 500 listed buildings, Ludlow provides a fascinating backdrop for the town’s regular street markets, held in the shadow of the castle and showcasing a range of goods - from cheeses and fresh produce to books and local crafts. Ludlow is renowned for its shopping, with a number of antique and art and craft shops, along with excellent restaurants and numerous tea shops, pubs and inns. Ludlow Castle is over 900 years old and contains fascinating examples of architecture while below, the Millennium Green offers a large public riverside green and the popular Green Cafe. Ludlow is renowned for its food and drink festivals in spring and autumn, as well as Fringe Arts and Community festivals in the summer. 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 and Cardingmill Valley. Ludlow is a superb destination for a relaxing all year round break.
Note: Children aged 4 and over only.