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The Tyre Barn

Whixall near Wem, Shropshire (Ref. 1066190)

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Whixall Marina

Whixall Marina consists of a fabulous array of lettings, including an Art Deco House, two barn conversions and a group of lodges, settled next to an idyllic marina in Whixall near the town of Wem, Shropshire. This collection offers holiday homes boasting contemporary décor and are tucked away in the Shropshire country, so you can enjoy a peaceful holiday with style, whilst also being provided allocated parking and private outdoor spaces to unwind in. Guests can wander a short distance to the Marina for a spot of lunch by the waters, before embarking on one of the several walking paths branching off from the location. Venture on a scenic drive south to find the market town of Wem, where all your amenities can be found in one, convenient setting, including a range of restaurants, pubs and local shops; Wem isn't far from the fantastic hall of Hawkstone, where stunning gardens, a spa and gym can be found, along with the Park Follies with 100 acres of parkland and rugged caves to explore. A range of restaurants, pubs, independent shops and a two michelin star restaurant can also be found in nearby market town of Whitchurch. Further south lies Shrewsbury, a great day out for all the family, with the stunning Quarry providing you with ample walks along the River Severn, the historic delights of the Shrewsbury Museum and Castle waiting to be explored, along with a vast selection of independent shops boasting unique wares. Other fantastic locations can be easily reached from the holiday home, including the market town of Oswestry, where ample fun is waiting to be had at their attractions and landmarks. A marvellous stay is waiting for you at Whixall Marina.

The property

Wem 4.6 miles.

Settled amongst Shropshire's captivating countryside, in Whixall near Wem is this remarkable, semi-detached barn conversion, The Tyre Barn.

Offering ground-floor accommodation that is adorned with stylish décor and furnishings, this fabulous barn conversion makes for the perfect retreat for a couple wanting to escape to the country.

Just outside the abode is handy, allocated parking, so you can unload your belongings with ease before making yourself at home.

The open-plan living area is a sumptuous space with stylish sofas offering you a seat in front of the toasty electric fire and the TV.

Just behind the sitting area is a marvellous corner kitchen which offers ample food preparation space and an array of appliances; ideal for when you want to rustle up a romantic meal for your loved one.

These meals can be enjoyed at the dining area, which offers seating for four people, so you can entertain a couple of visitors in the evenings, if you wish!

In the evening, freshen up in the shower room's spacious walk-in shower.

Soothing oranges, blues and greys immediately bring a state of relaxation as you enter the bedroom; a super-king-size bed beckons from inside this space, where you can enjoy a well-earned rest after a fun-filled day.

Soak up your quaint surroundings from the comfort of your enclosed garden; why not bring out a refreshing beverage with you during the summer months and catch some rays?

Treat yourself and your partner to a magnificent stay at The Tyre Barn.

Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 1066187, 1066190 and 1066189, together sleeping up to 18 guests.

Please note: This property accepts check-ins on Monday and Fridays


  • All-ground-floor
  • One super-king-size bedroom
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area, sitting area and electric fire
  • Utility
  • Gas central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher
  • TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Iron/Ironing board, Nespresso coffee machine, Hairdryer in each bedroom, bluetooth speaker
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Suitable for those with limited mobility
  • Allocated parking
  • Pets welcome
  • Rear garden with patio, lawned area and gravelled area
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 4.6 miles, pub 2.3 miles

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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About the location


Whitchurch 9 miles; Shrewsbury 11.2 miles; Oswestry 19.2 miles

This small market town in Shropshire has a welcoming and quaint feel about it, nestled just north of the Shropshire Hills AONB, near borders of Wales and England, it is the perfect base for touring a wonderful region of Britain. This town is the administrative centre for the northern area committee of Shropshire council and occupies a town hall, train station, real ale pubs, cosy cafes and welcoming restaurants, as well as a few specialty shops bursting with delights. Surrounded by bountiful countryside, this is the ideal place to visit if you enjoy walking, with many trails and routes taking you among picturesque scenery. Visit the Tudor town of Shrewsbury nearby, with its historic castle, stunning abbey and fascinating museum and art gallery at your fingertips. Interestingly this town was the birthplace of Charles Darwin, and his statue can be seen outside the public library. Just outside the town is the National Trust's Attingham Park, a splendid hall and deer park with a beautiful walled garden waiting to be discovered. Another wonderful attraction worth a visit if you enjoy local history is Wroxeter Roman City; its fascinating ruins and new Roman Town House were featured on Channel 4’s ‘Rome Wasn’t Built in a Day’ and stand to impress its many visitors. There are pretty gardens in abundance throughout Shropshire, along with walking, fishing and outdoor pursuits. Hawkstone Historic Park & Follies is a unique place, offering visitor’s hours of delight and excitement with stunning vistas of the Shropshire countryside and beyond. For those looking to relax while they are away, nearby Oswestry boasts Lion Quays Hotel and Spa, a tranquil oasis of luxury and leisure with a superb dining experience, rejuvenating spa and beautiful rolling countryside enveloping the spectacular grounds. This delightful holiday destination offers an all-round wondrous experience to everyone.

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Please note: This property accepts check-ins on Monday and Fridays

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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