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Meeson View

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Meeson near Waters Upton, Shropshire Show on map

5.0

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  • 2 Guests

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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62 Customer Reviews

  • "Our 4th visit , and will return again fabulous property"

    Reviewed by David5.0May 2024

  • "Excellent property."

    Very spacious, well appointed and clean property that provides everything you need for a relaxing week. Great outdoor space that is private and well equipped. Overall a really nice ambience Thanks.

    Reviewed by Ian5.0May 2024

  • "As soon as we walked in the cottage we knew it would be wonderful."

    A lovely welcome from Moira who explained various things. Meeson View is just stunning and equipped to the highest standard with top of the range appliances - even a Ninja air fryer! There really is nothing else you could need. Very comfy bed and cotton bedding. The cottage is very warm too - I imagine you would roast if you lit the wonderful woodburner! Love the open plan layout. Very peaceful location and field views - with a few sheep who are great to watch. We had great weather. Would recommend a visit to Hodnet gardens - just stunning. Check opening times. Meeson View has to be the best holiday let we have been in - and we’ve had many!

    Reviewed by Philippa5.0May 2024

  • "Loved it, we couldn't ask for anything more."

    There was plenty of information about local facilities that were close by and we took advantage of this. The iron bridge was a particular favourite of my husband's. I would definitely recommend staying at meeson view and I would describe it as perfect

    Reviewed by Rachel5.0Apr 2024

  • "A wonderful cottage in a wonderfull region."

    Well situated to visit some National Trust houses. Highly recommended!

    Reviewed by Chris5.0Apr 2024

  • "We returned after a year & found Meeson View just as magical & peaceful."

    Moira was very welcoming & on hand for any queries. We were delighted to see that sheep & lambs were in the adjoining field again. Already booked again for next year. Thanks for a wonderful stay.

    Reviewed by Hugh5.0Mar 2024

  • "MEESON VIEW IS EXACTLY AS IT IS DESCRIBED AND VERY COMFORTABLE."

    WE ESPECIALLY ENJOYED THE LOG BURNER AS ON OUR VISIT THE WEATHER WAS COLD AND WET. MOIR AND HER HUSBAND ARE VERY HOSPITABLE AND GO THE EXTRA MILE TO MAKE SURE YOU HAVE EVERYTHING YOU NEED.

    Reviewed by Elizabet5.0Mar 2024

  • "Moira's friendly greeting, on our arrival, was the start of a special week."

    That first opening of the front door,the very first impression stops you in your tracks. We knew it would be nice from the photos but this is just different class. A wonderful ,tasteful conversation. High vaulted ceilings, sturdy beams,expensive,heavy,lined curtains. Extremely comfortable King size bed with plump pillows and fresh white linen.. The quality equipment in the kitchen( all AEG) and the added bonus of a twin Ninja air fryer. In the words of Peter Kay " It's The future". The tasteful touches,quirky ornaments, ceramic rabbits, gorgeous artwork all add to the ambience. Warm and cosy evenings by the log burner,the centrepiece of this huge room, gazing across the open fields to the woods beyond. Thoughtful welcome gifts of home baked biscuits and a bottle of New Zealand Sauvignon were just the icing on the cake. If I had one very slight issue it was that with all that constant hot water a slightly more powerful shower with the ability to adjust the temperature warmer( taking safety issues into account) would be welcome. However,that didn't take away any of our enjoyment of staying in this beautiful property. Moira and David are fantastic hosts. Thanks so much to them for creating this haven of tranquillity.

    Reviewed by Andrew4.7Jan 2024

  • "Couldn’t have been any better."

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay even in January.

    Reviewed by Archie5.0Jan 2024

  • "This was our third stay at Meeson View."

    Outstanding Barn and superb hosts Moira and David. If you are looking for a beautiful place to stay, peace and tranquility this barn has it all. It never fails to impress.

    Reviewed by Peter5.0Dec 2023

  • "This is a lovely quiet spot, no traffic noise or much else."

    Handy for visiting the lovely towns and amenities in Shropshire. The barn conversion has been well thought out and executed giving a lovely open plan space. We'll equipped with all modern conveniences. Off road parking and found easily with the directions from David & Moira. Thank you for making Meeson View available to let.

    Reviewed by Bill5.0Oct 2023

  • "Meeson view was clean comfortable fully equipped fabulous converted barn , and Moira and David very welcoming and helpful hosts."

    Reviewed by Lesley4.7Sep 2023

  • "Excellent location."

    Superb property and facilities. Great hosts. Everything catered for and plenty to do in the area. Love to come here again.

    Reviewed by Paul5.0Sep 2023

  • "Excellent stay, facilities over and beyond what was described."

    The Host was very helpful and welcoming, we would certainly recommend.

    Reviewed by Wendy5.0Jul 2023

  • "We received a warm welcome and really enjoyed a very relaxing stay at Meeson View."

    The weather was good, so we enjoyed daily outings in Shropshire, a county we hadn't stayed in, or explored before - plenty to do and see. The accommodation was everything we had hoped for from the description and photos; the garden and land beyond was lovely and peaceful. Amongst other wildlife, we spotted a hare, a pair of wrens and a buzzard. We can highly recommend for a truly memorable break.

    Reviewed by Caroline5.0Jun 2023

  • "'Neeson View' was the perfect self catering accommodation we could of wished for."

    Set in beautiful, quiet and peaceful surroundings. We found it spacious, clean, very well equipped and beautifully furnished. It is in a lovely area for having great days out. We visited Ironbridge Gorge, Much Wenlock, Shrewsbury, Ludlow and the Severn Valley Railway at Bridgnorth to name a few.

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Jun 2023

  • "One of the best cottages we have stayed in if not the best"

    Reviewed by David5.0May 2023

  • "This is one of the best properties we have ever stayed in."

    It is well designed and well appointed. We would definitely book again on our next visit to the area.

    Reviewed by Keith5.0Apr 2023

  • "A warm welcome from Moira ……A perfect place to chill and unwind!"

    ! The WOW factor as we entered Meeson View surpassed the photos on the website, everything was of top quality and spotlessly clean, a super comfortable bed, amazing views to wake up to and we used the patio and fire pit, even though it was March.

    Reviewed by Hilary5.0Mar 2023

  • "Beautiful peaceful setting."

    The accommodation is 5* with a very comfortable bed. We enjoyed the lovely views of the very private garden & beyond. The neighbouring sheep were very entertaining! We would love to return sometime in the future.

    Reviewed by Hugh5.0Feb 2023

  • "Stayed over Christmas 2022, the cottage was decorated beautifully with a tree and decorations."

    There was everything you needed in the accomodation for a wonderful relaxing stay.

    Reviewed by Martin5.0Dec 2022

  • "We loved staying in Meeson view it is immaculate extremely comfortable and well equipped and the icing on the cake is without a doubt Moira and David they are such kind and caring hosts, my husband felt a little unwell on a couple of days their help is much appreciated."

    We will definitely be booking to go back to Meeson view.

    Reviewed by Linda5.0Nov 2022

  • "The most amazing and beautiful property, well worth a visit."

    Reviewed by Cara5.0Nov 2022

  • "Perfect holiday cottage and a lovely location"

    Reviewed by Dale Elizabeth5.0Oct 2022

  • "Beautiful accommodation."

    Built and designed to a high standard with many extras. Very peaceful and relaxing environment with many areas to explore without having to go to far. We very much enjoyed our stay and will hopefully be back in the future.

    Reviewed by Joanne5.0Oct 2022

  • "This most beautiful and well equipped property is in a lovely part of the country with an abundance of interesting places to visit in the vicinity and further afield."

    One of the best properties we have ever rented and a delightful, helpful owner!

    Reviewed by Colin5.0Sep 2022

  • "Fantastic stay again, everything perfect - we had a very relaxing peaceful stay."

    We wanted for nothing ! Every detail is top notch - goodies on arrival were absolutely lovely - very kind. Because we had been before - we were happy to just stay in property and chill. Fantastic garden to sit out and appreciate the peace and quiet with plenty of furniture to relax. Moira and David are first class hosts. We will return as soon as we can.

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Jul 2022

  • "This is a gem of place."

    So quiet and relaxing. Made to feel very welcome, and the property contains everything you need. Highly recommended.

    Reviewed by Keith5.0Jul 2022

  • "Amazing property,will return no doubt"

    Reviewed by David5.0Jul 2022

  • "Fabulous accommodation every thing you needed was there and a lovely outside area overlooking fields in a peaceful area."

    Thank you Moira and Dave for your welcoming gift pack it was much appreciated. Mike & Carolyn.

    Reviewed by Michael5.0May 2022

  • "As we mentioned to the owner on departure, the accommodation was excellent, a creative build with flair nd imagination, we particularly noted the art work and appreciated it ."

    Reviewed by Frederick5.0Apr 2022

  • "A beautifully kept barn conversion which we r were very comfortable in."

    All mod cons provided including washer/drier, dishwasher and all necessary utensils for cooking. Everything about this property is top dollar. Highly recommend it.

    Reviewed by Patricia4.7Apr 2022

  • "Meeson View is probably the best self catering accommodation we have ever stayed in."

    The quality and design of the whole barn is stunning and you simply cannot fail to have a wonderful stay. Hosts Moira and David have thought of absolutely everything, and the garden is secluded and delightful. A true gem.

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Apr 2022

  • "The owners are a lovely couple & very helpful when needing help or information about places 2 go"

    Reviewed by terry5.0Mar 2022

  • "Another great stay at Meeson view."

    Always a very warm welcome from Moira , lovely location and fabulous, high quality getaway for couples. Whilst storm Eunice and it’s follow ons didn’t make for great weather it was still a relaxing week, thank you!

    Reviewed by Graham4.7Feb 2022

  • "A wonderful open plan building with great detail."

    Superb hosts, I really enjoyed my week.

    Reviewed by James4.7Jan 2022

  • "Wonderful accommodation, beautifully finished to the highest standards."

    Brilliant hosts who thought of your every need and were always on hand to give advice about the locality. The best we have ever stayed at!

    Reviewed by Simon5.0Sep 2021

  • "Meeson View is a superior property with the Wow factor in a capital W."

    From the well equipped kitchen (washer/dryer and dish washer, cupboard space for food) to the really comfortable bed and relaxing space in the lounge areas and a huge patio and lawn to take in the evening sun. We even had breakfast outside once. All fixtures and fittings were top quality and well thought out. Definitely recommend this one. There were NO downsides or minus points.

    Reviewed by Margaret5.0Sep 2021

  • "Clean, open, wonderful barn conversion fitted out to very high standards."

    Very welcome pork pie and bottle of wine on arrival. Everything we wanted was provided with thoughtful touches everywhere. Comfortable bed and seating, lovely views to the owners field. Relaxing cosy property at the end of a small lane in a beautiful courtyard position with mature trees. Kitchen very well served with all necessary accessories. Clearly a lot of thought has gone into providing a first class experience. Highly recommended and we would love to return again when we can.

    Reviewed by Peter5.0Aug 2021

  • "What a wonderful holiday let."

    It was perfect, so much space for two, quality of furnishings superb and (importanly!) spotlessly clean. Lovely peaceful location, yet plenty of places to visit close by. The private garden was ideal too.

    Reviewed by Sharon5.0Jul 2021

  • "Excellent accomodation with high quality furnishings, fixtures and fittings throughout."

    Interior give great sense of space and large outdoor patio area with fields beyond. Good location for many interesting towns. Hosts Moira and David most welcoming and helpful.

    Reviewed by Barrington5.0Jul 2021

  • "The accommodation was 1st class."

    Everything you could possibly need was provided and our hosts made us very welcome.

    Reviewed by Jane5.0Jul 2021

  • "Meeson View is in a terrific base location to explore Shropshire and further a field."

    The property has a definite wow factor with everything you need by way of comfort and facilities.We can`t recommend the facilities highly enough,Moira and David were very attentive and friendly hosts.we wish them every success.

    Reviewed by John5.0Jun 2021

  • "The pictures on line do not do it justice."

    It exceeded all expectations. Will definitely go again.

    Reviewed by Philip5.0Jun 2021

  • "The accommodation is one of the best we’ve encountered."

    Everything you may need is there and we’ve never come across such a large tv. In fact all the finishings are a very high quality. The location is peaceful and relaxing. The little extras were such a nice touch. There has obviously been a lot of thought, time and effort into creating such a idyllic holiday haven. Even the WiFi was fast and reliable considering the rural location. Well done to the owners.

    Reviewed by Janette5.0Apr 2021

  • "Beautiful place to stay, quiet, peaceful, and relaxing."

    Moria & David gave us a warm welcome and lots of tips about the local area. All in all a wonderful week.

    Reviewed by Janet5.0Apr 2021

  • "Our stay at Meeson View was perfect."

    Everything was finished and fitted to a high standard and we had access to everything we needed. The location is rural and picturesque; just what is needed for a breakaway.

    Reviewed by Michaela5.0Oct 2020

  • "Refreshingly minimalist and spacious."

    Delightful garden and outlook. Excellent welcome and helpful hosts. All in all a very relaxing week.

    Reviewed by Anthony5.0Sep 2020

  • "The cottage met our expectations only because this has been a return visit and we knew exactly what to expect!"

    The location and layout of the cottage allows for a feeling of freedom and space and plenty of relaxation. Our hosts most pleasant, friendly on hand and contactable if required. Yes like most people we had reservations about leaving our own home during the present Covid 19 situation, but having stayed at this cottage before, we knew the meticulous way the property is kept. Cleanliness and Hygiene measures had be taken to minimize any risks and it did not fail to impress. Once again batteries recharged and we have had another lovely stay.

    Reviewed by Colin5.0Aug 2020

  • "This was our second visit to this Barn."

    Again exceeded all expectations - tentatively coming out of lockdown and returning to new normal - we had no apprehension about visiting this barn. Cleanliness is 10/10. We wanted for nothing. Equipment and furniture are of an excellent quality. Everything was perfect - we had a lovely relaxing week. Hosts are the most friendly and welcoming.. This has to be our No.1 go to staycation.

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Aug 2020

  • "Wonderful place to stay."

    As we had not visited Shrewsbury before we found it a great area to visit. Would certainly book again.

    Reviewed by Marcia5.0Jul 2020

  • "The tranquility of the property and surrounding area was what we looked for and what we got far above our expectations."

    Also the quality of service, furnishings and equipment were of a very high standard.

    Reviewed by Peter5.0Dec 2019

  • "A beautiful property with everything you could possibly need."

    Well worth staying at for the log burner alone! - in the colder months of course!

    Reviewed by Pauline5.0Nov 2019

  • "The facilities were first class and Moira and David excellent hosts"

    Reviewed by John5.0Nov 2019

  • "The owners of the cottage were very welcoming on an extremely rain day."

    The barn conversion is magnificent. We spent a very relaxing week and enjoyed the lovely countryside behind the cottage.

    Reviewed by Anita5.0Oct 2019

  • "Perfect barn conversion completed to a first class quality finish."

    Fantastic welcome. Peaceful location. All furnishings were good quality and very comfy. Kitchen equipment was excellent - we wanted for nothing! Would highly recommend this barn any time of year. Looking forward to going back in the summer and enjoying the outside space.

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Oct 2019

  • "Meeson Wiew is a fabulous place to stay with every home comforts and more."

    Outstanding!

    Reviewed by Steven5.0Oct 2019

  • "The cottage was beautifully fitted out and in a lovely countryside location but was also within easy reach of plenty of places to visit ie Shrewsbury,Cosford and loads of museums."

    The owners Moira & David could not have been more friendly and helpful I can’t recommend this property highly enough. Many Thanks for a great stay. Georgina Mullard

    Reviewed by .5.0Sep 2019

  • "In Meeson View we found a little bit of heaven!"

    We were blown away by the exceptional quality of the interior design, fixtures and fittings and delightful funishing touches. Added to the beautiful, peaceful surroundings this really is the idyllic holiday cottage.

    Reviewed by Anthony5.0Sep 2019

  • "Meeson View was absolutely delightful."

    Everything you could possibly need was provided and there were lots of little extras. A great deal of thought has gone into making this barn conversion a pleasure to stay in. The views at the back were superb. It is wonderfully quiet and relaxing. We would have no hesitation in making a return visit.

    Reviewed by Shirley5.0Sep 2019

  • "This has got to be one of the most enjoyable breaks we have had."

    The cottage is of an outstading quality and very peaceful. An open plan barn conversion,with lots of room for 2 people. It has very good facilities with a fully fitted Kitchen , comfortable lounge and dining area leading to the bedroom. with a king sized bed. Outside is a large patio area with views of the countryside and sheep in the field adjoining the cottage. There is also a firepit/ BBQ for visitors use in the patio area and a lovely log burner in the cottage which is quite a feature.

    Reviewed by Wendy5.0Aug 2019

  • "We had the privilege of being the first guests to stay at Meeson View, and it was an absolutely wonderful stay."

    The barn conversion which has been completed by David to the highest standards, was just stunning, it really is a luxurious place to stay. The pictures on the website, whilst completely accurate, do not do justice to the amount of space you actually get in this property, and everything is arranged beautifully. The fixtures and fittings are of the highest quality, and whilst not mentioned in the description there is also a slimline dishwasher and washer dryer which were an added bonus. (Additionally, instructions on how to use all the appliances were also included which is most helpful). The Wi-Fi signal was strong, fast and on the whole reliable, certainly it’s the best Wi-Fi coverage we have had when compared to other properties we have stayed in. This property is all about the detail, from the high quality of the furnishings and accessories to the homemade scones, fresh flowers and miniature toiletries (just in case you’ve forgotten your own) that are provided; it really feels like home away from home and we would have no hesitation to stay here again and again! For things to do we would recommend the Dorothy Clive Gardens (food from the tearoom was lovely), Shrewsbury, Telford, Blists Hill Victorian Town, Market Drayton (small but quaint, great artisan chocolate shop), and if you’re happy to travel a bit further afield then the Potteries and its ceramics outlet stores (Emma Bridgewater, Wedgewood and Portmeirion etc.) make for a great day out too!

    Reviewed by Julie5.0Aug 2019

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Summary

  • All ground-floor
  • Studio-style open-plan living room with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area with one king size bed with woodburning stove
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Oil central heating, woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, toaster, kettle, TV and WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking
  • Rear patio and gravelled areas with furniture and access to surrounding fields
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 1.8 miles and 1.7 miles
  • Note: This property is a Friday-only changeover day
  • Note: Any short break booking requests need to be arranged through the office and the owner

The property

Waters Upton 1.5 miles.

Nestled in the rolling countryside of Meeson, Shropshire and less than two miles from Waters Upton, is this delightful barn conversion.

The property has been completely renovated to provide an exceptional base for couples to holiday in style and enjoy this peaceful and tranquil location, whilst still retaining its period features such as the exposed beams.

With lovely hardwood flooring throughout, modern furnishings and benefitting from the woodburning stove in the centre of the room, you are in for a truly relaxing stay in this homely property.

Look forward to spending your evenings curled up with your partner on the sofa and catch up with your favourite shows with the wall-mounted TV.

The kitchen has been fitted with a contemporary set of light grey units and sleek worktops, giving you all the appliances you could need to cook up a delicious home-cooked meal for the whole family!

The dining table provides ample space for you to enjoy your meals over a glass of something chilled.

Situated to the other side of this open-plan layout is a king-size bed, where you can get some much-needed rest for the days ahead, with modern furniture to store your personal items.

The property benefits from a family shower room with quality fixtures and fittings so you can enjoy a wash after a long day.

Throw open those patio doors during the summer months and let the fresh country air wash over the interior, before taking a refreshing drink out to the patio area and admire these country surroundings.

Less than 10 miles away is the thriving Shropshire town of Telford, hosting a variety of local attractions that are a must-see during your trip.

Telford has a large selection of eateries for some traditional Shropshire-style food and real ale, with a number of shops and supermarkets for all of your amenities.

Discover a range of museums around Telford, ideal for those history enthusiasts among you to explore.

Nearby Shrewsbury is one of England's finest heritage towns with over 600 listed buildings, cobbled alleys and festivals taking place throughout the year.

There is a splendid selection of independent and high street shops, as well as plenty of cafes, bars, restaurants and pubs.

Further afield is the Shropshire Hills AONB for a wealth of country sites.

Meeson View is a delightful choice for a romantic, countryside break to the heart of Shropshire.

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About the location

WATERS UPTON, SHROPSHIRE

Telford 10 miles; Whitchurch 16.9 miles

Set within a beautiful region of Shropshire, on the outskirts of Shrewsbury, is this quiet little village on the River Tern. Small, yet within easy reach of many notable attractions, this village boasts a church, Post Office and The Lion Inn, serving the very best Indian cuisine. Telford is a large town nearby, named after civil engineer Thomas Telford, with a modern shopping mall and on the southern boundaries is the Ironbridge Gorge, a scenic tourist destination and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Other attractions include, Blists Hill Victorian Town, The Wrekin with hiking trails and kids will love a trip to Wonderland within Telford Town Park. Shrewsbury is one of England's finest heritage towns with over 600 listed buildings, cobbled alleys and festivals taking place throughout the year. There is a splendid selection of independent and high street shops, as well as plenty of cafes, bars, restaurants and pubs. It is also known as being the birthplace of Charles Darwin and home to the fictional Brother Cadfael. Shrewsbury Castle is worth a visit, while Quarry Park is home to the annual Shrewsbury Flower Show. This lovely village brings you a quality break away with the family.

Note: This property is a Friday-only changeover day.
Note: Any short break booking requests need to be arranged through the office and the owner.