Rose Cottage

Longville in the Dale near Cardington, Shropshire (Ref. 3665)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No


  • Four poster bed
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine

The property

A cosy detached bungalow, one of three properties on the owners' 30-acre smallholding, on the edge of the rural hamlet of Longville in the Dale, close to the lovely Caradoc Hill and Wenlock Edge.

This welcoming Shropshire cottage offers comfortable accommodation for a family or couple, with a romantic four poster, flexible second bedroom and a woodburner to ensure a warm, cosy atmosphere.

Nearby are the pretty village of Cardington, home to the oldest pub in Shropshire, and the picturesque towns of Church Stretton and Much Wenlock, which are overlooked by the wonderful Long Mynd hills and Wenlock Edge.

An ideal base for walkers and cyclists, the property is also within easy reach of medieval Ludlow and Shrewsbury, and the area's many attractions including Stokesay Castle, Acton Scott Historic Farm, The Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre and the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge with its ten wonderful museums.

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All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x four-poster double, 1 x twin (can be made up as a super king-size double by prior arrangement). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with sofa bed and woodburner.


  • Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, flat screen TV with Freeview, DVD
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Bike storage
  • Lawned garden with patio, furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops 7 miles
  • Pub 1 mile
  • Note: This property is suitable for children aged 12 and over and babes-in-arms only
  • Note: There is an ornamental pond with goldfish on site, please ensure children are supervised.

About the location


Cardington 2 miles; Church Stretton 7 miles; Much Wenlock 7 miles; Ludlow 13 miles.

The rural hamlet of Longville in the Dale has its own pub and is near to the pretty village of Cardington, which lies at the foot of Caradoc and Lawley Hills, 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 delightful 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 year round location!

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute