POPULAR REGION! A property was booked in Shropshire 0 minutes ago

7 Gretton

Cardington, Shropshire (Ref. 956804)

Show on map Icon/Location/Pin
  • 7 Gretton - (Ref. 956804)

  • Icon/Play
    Icon/Replay Created with Sketch.

    Replay

  •  
  • PHOTOS
  • VIDEO
  • Rating Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes

  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

  • Rating Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes

  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

Accuracy of the listing
Cleanliness
Comfort
Facilities

* Based on a combined average customer score over the last 3 months

Group 2 Created with Sketch.

18 Customer Review(s)

  • “Beautiful homely English cottage owned and run by lovely people.”

    Caroline was welcoming, kind, and provided bread and milk and yummy treats on our arrival. The cottage had everything one would need on a holiday. It was spotlessly clean and is warm and cosy with woodburner and central heating. Very comfortable bed and strong and toasty hot shower. It’s in a very quiet location within a half hour drive to most of the local Shropshire tourist sites. I would highly recommend Gretton 7. Thankyou so much for having us Caroline. Kia ora!

    Caroline was welcoming, kind, and provided bread and milk and yummy treats on our arrival. The cottage had everything one would need on a holiday. It was spotlessly clean and is warm and cosy with woodburner and central heating. Very comfortable bed and strong and toasty hot shower. It’s in a very quiet location within a half hour drive to most of the local Shropshire tourist sites. I would highly recommend Gretton 7. Thankyou so much for having us Caroline. Kia ora!

    - Ms Rehe, October 2019

    Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. I hope you have fully recovered from your cold. If you are to visit the UK again it would be lovely to have you back staying with us. Kind regards, - Sykes owner relations

The property

A delightful, detached character cottage in the heart of the hamlet of Gretton, just half a mile from the beautiful village of Cardington situated next to a working farm.

This beautiful cottage is ideal for a romantic break in the Shropshire countryside, and the perfect place to unwind after a day of exploring.

The property exudes character with exposed beams throughout, stonework and traditional stone tiles complimenting the rural surroundings.

From the front door there is a utility room which leads to a cosy sitting room where you can relax after a long walk whilst warming up by the log burning stove.

The stylish and well equipped kitchen and dining area features traditional stone tiles.

On warmer evenings you can sit outside on the patio and enjoy the peace and quiet whilst sipping a glass of wine.

Upstairs there is a charming king-size double room and a separate shower room.

Outside you have an enclosed gravel garden with a patio area and lovely views of the farm and surrounding fields.

The charming village of Cardington is packed full of picturesque buildings dating back to the 1600s, and home to Shropshire’s oldest pub which dates back to 1651.

Fabulous walks and cycling trails are just a few miles away in the town of Church Stretton which is overlooked by the stunning Long Mynd Hills, also known as Shropshire’s ‘Little Switzerland’.

Visit Bridgnorth and sample locally-brewed beers by the riverside.

Why not explore further afield and visit the medieval towns of Ludlow and Shrewsbury, or travel to the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge.

This cottage is the perfect base to explore Shropshire’s Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Summary

  • One king-size double bedroom
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with log burning stove.
  • Oil central heating with log burning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking with garage for 1 car
  • Bike storage
  • Gravelled garden with patio with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 6 miles, pub 8 mins.

Calculate your drive time

About the location

CARDINGTON

Church Stretton 7 miles; Much Wenlock 7 miles.

The pretty village of Cardington lies amongst the rolling hills of the South Shropshire countryside. Cardington boasts the oldest pub in Shropshire – The Royal Oak, mentioned in the Domesday Book! Its rural situation is ideal for sightseeing, with miles of country walks in all directions, not to mention the beautiful Shropshire hills - a draw for walkers, riders and nature lovers alike! A wealth of birdlife (including buzzards, woodpeckers and ravens) has its home here. Acton Scott Historic Working Farm, Severn Valley Steam Railway, Stokesay Castle, Shrewsbury, Ludlow and the Ironbridge Gorge, with its 10 museums, are each less than 15 miles away. The attractive market towns of Church Stretton (known as "Little Switzerland" by the Victorians) and Much Wenlock are both close by and offer a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants. A superb location!

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
paper-airoplane-icon Created with Sketch.

Sign up for exclusive offers and discounts sent straight to your inbox

Uh oh! An error occurred, could you double-check your email?

Tick Created with Sketch.

Thank You! You have subscribed successfully