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Manor Cottage

(Ref. 1071781)

Little Stretton near Church Stretton, Shropshire Show on map

4.7

Sykes rating

  • 2 Guests

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets No

Features

  • Garden / Patio
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Pet Free

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  • cottage (10)
  • pubs (7)
  • lovely (6)
  • two (5)
  • little (4)
  • ideal (4)

15 Customer Reviews

  • "Fabulous stay and great location"

    Thank you so much for your kind feedback we’re pleased you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again some day Property Owner

    Reviewed by Tom5.0Dec 2023

  • "We had a wonderful week staying in this charming cottage."

    Our hosts made us feel very welcome. The cottage is ideal for touring the local area and it provided everything you would want for a relaxing break. Highly recommended.

    Thank you, we’re so pleased you enjoyed your stay in Manor Cottage Property Owner

    Reviewed by Marilyn5.0Sep 2023

  • "The cottage was well kept and clean, we both had a lovely short break and would highly recommend this property."

    The only slight problem was that we found the heating a little difficult to use and the bathroom was cold until we worked out how to use the storage radiator.

    Reviewed by Frank4.1Sep 2023

  • "This is a lovely cottage from the 1600's."

    The two village pubs are either side and you are surrounded by hills and walks. Great accommodation and perfect location!

    Reviewed by Nicholas5.0Jul 2023

  • "Fantastic cottage, the perfect size for 2 people in a lovely picturesque village with 2 lovely pubs."

    Perfect place to explore the surrounding area and close to the railway station in Church Stretton. The cottage had everything we needed and was very comfortable with a lovely outdoor area to sit with a glass of wine in the sun. Can recommend staying here for a week and the hosts were lovely and on hand to help or answer any questions and left us with a welcome gift and some home made biscuits which were delicious.

    Thank you for your generous comments on Manor Cottage. We’re so pleased. You enjoyed your stay. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Joanne5.0Jun 2023

  • "Beautiful cottage in a very pretty village."

    The owner is a lovely lady who brought us homemade biscuits and prosseco on arrival. Two excellent pubs in walking distance with very good food.

    Reviewed by Carol5.0Jun 2023

  • "Beautiful 17C cottage situated in the quiet village of Little Stretton."

    Lovely owners next door. Two wonderful pubs 100 yards in each direction serving delicious meals. A 25 minute walk into Church Stratton or catch the bus 100 yards away into Shrewsbury or Ludlow. The holiday could not have been better and the accommodation was perfect and beautifully appointed. Thank you.

    Thank you so much for your feedback. So pleased you enjoyed your holiday with us Property Owner

    Reviewed by M5.0Jun 2023

  • "Beautiful old cottage."

    Ideal for the 2 of us. Great location with 2 pubs within easy walking distance.

    Reviewed by Joanna4.7May 2023

  • "Lovely Thatched cottage and w Very welcoming after a day out at this time of ..."

    Lovely Thatched cottage and w Very welcoming after a day out at this time of year May be some instructions for the Microwave would have been helpful Spacious bedroom and Bathroom Thanks for the prompt response to having a Mirror in the Bedroom and one by the washbasin as well Bed a little low for us and quite a soft mattress but comfy A delightful owner who welcomed us to the cottage personally with Biscuits and a bottle of wine in the fridge

    Thank you so much for your feedback it is greatly appreciated Property Owner

    Reviewed by J5.0Apr 2023

  • "Definitely require a mirror in the bedroom,otherwise all very good and a charming lady owner."

    Two excellent pubs nearby plus a bus stop with access to Shrewsbury or Ludlow,

    Thank you for your feedback Property Owner

    Reviewed by Marilyn3.8Oct 2022

  • "Very comfortable place to stay."

    The kitchen was well equipped. A couple of games and DVDs would have been welcomed but this did not spoil anything about our stay. Staying in Little Stretton was so convenient for walking the Long Mynd and having dinner at The Ragleth Inn.

    Thank you for your feedback Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sian5.0Oct 2022

  • "Manor cottage is delightful - an ideal setting for a quite break with the Longmynd as a backdrop and two very welcoming pubs within easy walking distance."

    Reviewed by Terry4.4Oct 2022

  • "We had a wondferful holiday and Manor Cottage was ideal for us."

    Reviewed by John5.0Sep 2022

  • "A mirror in the bedroom would be useful as would a dressing table and chair rather than the bedding ottoman."

    Otherwise a fab place to stay with friendly hosts, dogs and horses!

    We appreciated your feedback. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Heidi4.4Aug 2022

  • "Bed was very soft for us, but everything else was excellent."

    Thank you for your feedback. It’s much appreciated. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Steven4.7Aug 2022

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Summary

  • One double bedroom with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Electric central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge
  • TV with Freeview, DVD player, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Roadside parking for 1 car
  • Front, enclosed gravelled area with furniture
  • Bike storage
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 1.6 miles, pub 0.1 miles
  • Note: No children, only babes in arms are allowed at this property and guests are asked to bring own cot
  • Note: Sloped ceiling and beams in bedroom

The property

Church Stretton 1.9 miles.

Nestled in the heart of Little Stretton near Church Stretton is this romantic, thatched cottage dating back to the 15th century, Manor Cottage.

This lovely abode welcomes couples to explore the Shropshire Hills AONB with open-plan living, bike storage, and characterful, original features throughout for a truly unique getaway.

Manor Cottage has a fairy-tale exterior with a front, gravelled garden where you can dine alfresco on summer evenings after the day's adventures.

Step inside to find exposed wooden beams and homely furnishings to dine at the table for four or relax in the sitting area in front of the TV; the rustic inglenook fireplace has the original bread oven adding more charm to your Shropshire cottage.

The kitchen area is well-equipped with the self-catering essentials so you can cook at home in comfort.

Upstairs, more character awaits in the double bedroom with sloped ceilings, exposed beams, and elegant bedside lamps, along with an en-suite shower room to unwind after long walks.

The picturesque village of Little Stretton is home to The Ragleth Inn and The Green Dragon for classic pub fare, whilst Church Stretton is a short journey away for a convenience store, Hollybush Cafe, and Church Stretton Golf Club.

Walkers will find their paradise here with plenty of walks from your doorstep such as Ragleth Hill, Rectory Wood, and Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd, or head to the Shropshire Hills Mountain Bike & Outdoor Pursuit Centre to discover more beautiful scenery.

Further afield, you'll find the market town of Ludlow where you can explore the Norman Ludlow Castle, or perhaps head north to Shrewsbury for Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery, Shrewsbury Prison, and cruises on the Sabrina Boat.

Be sure to stop at the nearby historic sites of Haughmond Abbey ruins and the National Trust's landmark property, Attingham Park.

Manor Cottage offers a unique, romantic holiday for two in the Shropshire Hills AONB.

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About the location

CHURCH STRETTON

Ludlow 15 miles; Shrewsbury 15 miles.

The pretty market town of Church Stretton lies in the heart of south Shropshire. It sits amidst striking scenery and has often been described as "Little Switzerland". The town is the main centre for Shropshire’s hill country and home to a variety of tea rooms, pubs and specialist shops. Other local attractions include walks on the Long Mynd, the Acton Scott Historic Working Farm and Stokesay Castle. The historic towns of Shrewsbury, Ludlow, Ironbridge, Much Wenlock and Bishops Castle are only a short journey away, making Church Stretton an excellent base for your Shropshire escape.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas