Church Stretton 3 miles.
Nestled in the pretty hamlet of Hatton, in the rolling countryside fields of Shropshire, is this superb detached, stone cottage.
Orchard Cottage offers a delightful base for exploring the beautiful Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The cottage itself has a stylish and light decor, with a spacious sitting room and plenty of sofas to relax and unwind of an evening, in front of the delightful open fire.
Walk through to the open-plan kitchen, which offers modern, grey-fitted units and sleek white worktops with ample preparation space for cooking up a storm for the whole family, whilst the dining area is perfect for enjoying your delicious home-cooked meals or planning the day's events.
Upstairs has three bedrooms; two doubles and one twin, all well-presented with colourful bedding and carpets, which give the rooms that warm and welcoming feeling.
The property offers a family bathroom and ground-floor shower room, so you don't have to wait too long of a morning, with the first-floor bathroom boasting a roll-top bath and walk-in shower.
To the rear of the cottage is a spacious, wraparound lawned garden, with a quaint patio area and plenty of places to sit outside with a refreshing beverage, The hot tub has shelter, so whatever the weather, you can sit out and enjoy a relaxing soak.
While you're in the area, visit Acton Scott, which has a working farm, perfect for taking your little ones to feed the farm animals, while the Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd is an expanse of heather-covered hills, ideal for those keen on walking and cycling, with an abundance of wildlife to spot along the way.
The Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is known for its picturesque landscapes, charming villages and bustling market towns with plenty of sights to be discovered.
Caer Caradoc is an Iron Age hillfort and has connections with King Arthur, and boasts panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.
Take a drive into the large town of Shrewsbury, which boasts a variety of historical attractions, with a rich background such as the 11th-century Shrewsbury Castle and Shrewsbury Abbey, the Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery and an 18th-century prison boasting guided tours.
So much to discover in this fabulous rural location, return to Orchard Cottage for a relaxing evening with your loved ones in front of the open fire.