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The Old Cottage

Ludlow, Shropshire (Ref. 963510)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • 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/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/Games room Games Room
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  • All ground floor
  • One bedroom
  • 1 x king size bed
  • Shower room with basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living room with dining area and woodburning stove.
  • Electric fires and woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, WIFI, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off road parking
  • Front lawn and enclosed rear gravel and lawned garden with table and chairs
  • Garden area is small and fully enclosed
  • Sorry no smoking
  • One well behaved dog welcome
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 2 miles.

The property

A chocolate box listed thatched cottage near Ludlow town in Shropshire.

With the warming features and rural location, this is the perfect cottage for a romantic couple's stay away from the hustle and bustle.

Step through the low front doorway and enter into this charming cottage with a high ceiling baring wooden beams and windows allowing the natural light to flood the living dining area.

There is a comfortable sofa sat in front of an inglenook fireplace with a woodburning stove and a TV.

The long gallery-style kitchen is well-equipped with exposed stone features adding even more character.

The king-size bedroom is spacious and bright under the vaulted ceiling with plenty of natural light and views towards the delightful garden and scenery beyond.

The Old Cottage comes with a well-kept front lawn as well as a pleasant rear gravel area with a table and chairs overlooking the Clee Hills, the perfect spot to enjoy the morning sunrise or evening sunset.

This property comes in a wonderfully secluded location, Ludlow is a short drive away, a popular destination with over 500 listed buildings, a castle and fantastic shopping opportunities with restaurants and pubs to follow.

The Ludlow Food Centre is just 2 miles from the cottage.

Shropshire is packed with idyllic spots Church Stretton, Hereford and Shrewsbury are all within easy reach and are most certainly worth the visit.

The Old Cottage is an outstanding cottage in a beautiful rural location.

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  • “One of the best cottages we have stayed in ( in over 51 years!”

    ) I cannot think of a single thing that wasnt just what was wanted The owners were welcoming but never intrusive - Cottage was beautifully equipped and we felt at home - as did the dog Even the rain couldnt dampen our pleasure

    ) I cannot think of a single thing that wasnt just what was wanted The owners were welcoming but never intrusive - Cottage was beautifully equipped and we felt at home - as did the dog Even the rain couldnt dampen our pleasure

    - Mrs Stagg, May 2021

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About the location


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.

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This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter