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Withy Willows

Diddlebury near Ludlow, Shropshire (Ref. 968492)

5.0

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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2 Customer Review(s)

  • Zac

    “Absolutely amazing place.”

    So happy we visited as it was perfect for us. Thank you so much.

    So happy we visited as it was perfect for us. Thank you so much.

    - Zac, September 2021

Meadow Pods

Centrally positioned on the grounds of the owner's working family farm, offering breath-taking views across the beautiful countryside toward the fabulous landscape of Brown Clee hill, rests this pair of unique pods, Cherry Blossom and Withy Willow. Each pod offers a cosy studio-style interior, boasting an open-plan living space accessed via a quirky circular doorway, including a snug sitting area, a charming kitchen housing all of the essential amenities and an intimate dining space. Each pod benefits from their own private patio featuring a luxurious hot tub; a lovely spot to indulge in a soak amongst the bubbles following an action-packed day, whilst the surrounding grounds provide a sociable space to come together for a group celebration. Set next door to the sought-after country house wedding venue of Delbury Hall, Meadow Pods are wonderfully situated to provide an idyllic and tranquil base for guests. There are a number of superb walking routes available from your doorstep, with the secluded woodland of Mortimer Forest, straddling the Shropshire and Herefordshire border, the Corvedale Three Castles Walk, passing through the beautiful Shropshire countryside, and Brown Clee Hill, the highest hill in the county, nestled within the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, waiting to be discovered. There's a well-stocked convenience store alongside a selection of pubs surrounding the property, with The Swan and The Crown both serving homecooked food in a traditional setting; make your way into Craven Arms to discover the rest of your amenities, along with several fascinating attractions, including the quirky Land of Lost Content Museum and the town's Shropshire Hill's Discovery Centre, and end the day with a bite to eat from one of the town's many takeaways. Travel a little further afield to the hamlet of Stokesay and tour the medieval manor of Stokesay Castle and relish a sweet treat at its on-site café, before strolling along the winding River Onny to the magnificent Stokesay Court attraction. The market town of Church Stretton is a wonderful outing for all the group, with a local golf club and the Beautiful Rectory Wood to wander through; the town also acts as a gateway to the Shropshire Hills AONB with the Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd trail weaving off its westerly edge. Ludlow is a brilliant location for a historical day out and is home to numerous green spaces, historic attractions and even festivals; keep the kids entertained with a moment of fun at Linney Riverside Park followed by a visit to the Millennium Green to for a quaint picnic enveloped in the tranquil greenery. Shrewsbury is additionally a fantastic place for a day out, packed with beautiful architecture and eclectic shops to spend the day exploring. There's plenty more to discover, with the popular destinations of Ironbridge, Much Wenlock & Bridgnorth within easy reach, each full to the brim with amenities and attractions to keep everyone entertained. Meadow Pods provide a rural retreat in the heart of the idyllic countryside of Shropshire.

The property

Ludlow 9.7 miles.

Tucked away in the countryside, in the quiet village of Diddlebury near Ludlow and on the outskirts of the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is this marvellous pod, Withy Willows.

Showcasing a panoramic view of the countryside backed onto the Shropshire Hills, with sheep dotted throughout, and nestled next to the well-known venue of Delbury Hall, this is a blissful dwelling for a couple or small family.

Traverse the step up into this delightful studio layout, with blue and yellow accents, along with all you need at your fingertips.

Fix up a tasty dinner at the convenient kitchenette, that is home to a handy hob and fridge/freezer; before enjoying it with your loved one or family at the nearby dining table, whilst looking out at those spectacular views.

Make yourself at home and stretch out on the sofa in front of the TV as you enjoy a movie night, before opening the sofa bed for your extra guests to lay their heads on and snuggling up in the close-by double bed.

The shower room has been fitted to a high standard and is the perfect spot for prepping yourself for the day, with its contemporary walk-in shower.

A highlight of the pod is definitely the hot tub outside that gives this home-from-home a touch of luxury and is a superb spot to soak up in after a day packed with excursions.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 1081379, together sleeping up to seven guests.

Summary

  • All-ground-floor
  • Open-plan studio layout with double bed, kitchenette, dining area and sitting area with sofa bed
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Heating
  • Electric hob and fridge/freezer
  • TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking
  • Private side patio with hot tub and electric barbeque
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 5.7 miles, pub 1.3 miles
  • Note: There is a step up to the pod's front door, please take care
  • Note: This property doesn't accept children under the age of 5
  • Note: The sofa bed can only accommodate one guest
  • Note: This property is located on a working farm with farming machinery & livestock, please take care when on site
  • Note: the hot tub may not be up to temperature on arrival

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

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About the location

LUDLOW

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, amidst the outstanding countryside of the Welsh Marches. With more than 500 listed buildings, the town provides a fascinating range of architecture including Ludlow Castle which is over 900 years old and is one of the first stone castles to be built in England. Today the castle is open all year round and hosts a wide range of events including outdoor theatre, food, art and literature festivals and many antique and art fairs. Below the castle, Millenium Green offers a large public riverside green and weir and provides excellent indoor and outdoor dining facilities via the Green Cafe located right on the riverside. Ludlow has held street markets since the twelfth century. Nowadays, a traditional open-air market takes place in the town square every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday throughout the year. More than forty stalls selling a range of goods including fresh produce, cheeses, books and a selection of local crafts are on offer with the 'Local to Ludlow' produce market some Thursdays and an Antique & Flea market some Sundays. Ludlow is also a gourmet’s paradise and a shopper’s dream. The town boasts many places to eat and drink, as well as a number of exclusive boutique style clothes and gift shops. 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, Croft Castle and Cardingmill Valley. Ludlow is a superb destination for a relaxing all year-round break.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas