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Duken Courtyard Cottage

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 5 reviews

Main House - Cottage to right through courtyard

Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Beautiful self catering holiday cottage location in the glorious countryside near Bridgnorth, Shropshire. The cottage, which sleeps up to four, features a spacious bedroom with a large linked king size double bed - which can also be separated into two single beds. Further sleeping space can be created using a cot or child's single bed which can easily be added to this room and a sofa bed which sleeps two adults can be found in the sitting room.

The cottage has recently been fully refurbished to a very high standard. From the front door you enter the fitted kitchen complete with double oven, microwave, ceramic hob, larder fridge, dishwasher and washing machine with dryer. The kitchen has a small dining/breakfast area with seating for four; a high chair can be provided on request. A wide flight of stairs from the kitchen leads to the spacious first floor sitting room complete with two sofas, one of which has a double pull-out bed.

Off the sitting room, at the top of the stairs, is a well appointed bedroom with a super king-size double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, armchair and wonderful views over the garden, fields and the Shropshire hills. The bed can be split to provide twin singles and a child's single bed can be added both on request.

Off the sitting room, through a small dressing room is the bathroom fitted with bath, large double shower, wash basin and WC.

All towels are included in rent. A cot and high chair are also available on request. The cottage has oil central heating. All fuel and electricity is included in rent. The Egyptian cotton sheets and goose down duvets and pillows are of the highest quality and ensure a cosy sleep. All bed linen is included in rent.

A 37" flatscreen TV with built-in freeview and DVD player is provided. Also, a Sony HiFi complete with iPod dock and DAB radio.

A stair gate is fitted at the top of the stairs.

The house is surrounded by beautiful Shropshire countryside and is only 5 miles from the delightful town of Bridgnorth.

Guests are welcome to make use of the owner's large garden with its lawns, double box hedges, pleached limes, orchard and kitchen garden, from which seasonal vegetables are often available.

For children there is a fort with swings and slides and croquet on the lawn. In the summer a self heated circular pool is provided for the children. Parents can sit and enjoy a glass of wine.

We hope you enjoy your stay at our self catering holiday cottage based near Bridgnorth, Shropshire!

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
Pool Children's pool
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Climbing frame, Swing set
Access Parking

About this location

The Shropshire region

Shropshire borders Wales to the west, Cheshire to the north, Staffordshire to the east, Worcestershire to the south-east and Herefordshire to the south. It is made up of 22 towns, County town of Shrewsbury 30 minutes away. nearest market town of Bridgnorth 5 miles away..


Wootton near Bridgnorth:

Wootton is a small rural hamlet set in beautiful Shropshire countryside 5 miles from the nearby market town of Bridgnorth.

The area offers excellent walking, and with the popular destinations of Bridgnorth, Much Wenlock, Shrewsbury and Ludlow within easy reach, it is ideal for a visit any time of the year.

There are a wealth of country parks, great houses and picturesque Shropshire villages, as well as easy access to the World Heritage Site at Ironbridge.


On the river Severn, Bridgnorth lies in two distinct halves- High and Low Town, connected by winding streets, steps and a funicular railway for more weary travellers. A bustling Saturday street market provides an ample excuse to explore the town and examine the castle ruins. Flowing below is the river Severn, with many pleasant riverside walks.

Severn Valley Railway:

The Severn Valley Railway between Bridgnorth and Kidderminster runs a variety of steam trains through picturesque country stations. This is a great day out for the family and you can include a visit to the new exhibition centre at Highley and a visit to Bewdley on route.

National Trust Properties:

On our doorstep less than a mile away is Dudmaston Hall. Unusually the house provides a classical setting for a collection of modern and contemporary art assembled by diplomat Sir George Labouchere. And near Shrewsbury is Attingham Park built for the 1st Lord Berwick in 1785, was owned by the same family for more than 160 years.


About 10 miles away is the Ironbridge World Heritage Site, set in the river Servern gorge.Ironbridge boasts several museums including Blists Hill Victorian Town, Jackfield Tile Museum, Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron and the famous Iron bridge built by Abraham Darby.

RAF Cosford:

Well worth a visit is the RAF Museum at Cosford. This award winning site boasts 3 hangers packed with aviation history and the new Cold War hanger with aircraft suspended above the visitor. The site is also home to the Cosford air show held every year in July.

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Review 1-5 of 5

15 Aug 2014


"Absolute gem"

An absolute gem of a outstanding holiday rental. Well laid out and private annexe to the main house. Very very comfortable, and well equipped, furnished and appointed self catering apartme… More

10 Oct 2013


"Lovely, lovely, lovely - cannot praise too highly"

What a lovely cottage and what a lovely place to stay.
We went ostensibly for the Severn Valley Railway Autumn Gala as the cottage is well placed to access Bridgnorth and the line generally, but had a very relaxing and enjoyable stay in this beautifully appointed annexe.
There was everything we wanted and the whole place had been decorated and appointed to a very high standard.
Our only problem was getting out of bed in the morning it was so comfortable!!!
Absolutely faultless, we cannot wait to return.

25 Jul 2013


"A great cottage."

The cottage was really great. Everything that you could need and kept very clean. In a lovely location with great views from most of the windows and ideally located for Bridgnorth, the Ironbridge and … More

thank you for your comments, i am glad you enjoyed your stay, please remember us and come again

27 May 2013


"Comfortable, spacious & good quality"

Stayed for 5 nights, found the cottage very clean and comfortable with a huge bedroom & bathroom. All the equipment & bedding was good quality & everywhere was tastefully furnished. Beautiful views from every room over fields with horses.
Owners were friendly and approachable (but not obtrusive)
Only drawback really was that there was nowhere to eat within walking distance, but quite a few good pubs serving food within a short drive and Bridgnorth has a good selection of shops, takeaways and restaurants.
Really enjoyed the stay- it was good to find self catering accommodation bookable for less than a full week - really convenient for us.

thank you for your comments, i am glad you enjoyed your stay, please remember us and come again

14 May 2013


"Fantastic cottage in a beautiful location"

Stayed here a year ago too and both times it has been brilliant. Good size place for two people to stay in, really comfy bed / sofas and everything neat, tidy and generally good quality.

The surrounding countryside is beautiful (including the view out the back window of the cottage overlooking the fields full of horses), with lots to do in the nearby villages. The Six Ashes pub up the road and the Italian restaurant opposite do great food and the cider house down the lane sells proper (strong!) cider.

The cottage is attached to the owners' house but you wouldn't have guessed it being inside - it's all very tranquil and you won't be bothered by anyone.

Makes the perfect place to stay for a weekend away or longer, would love to come back again in the future.

thanks rob, perhaps see you again, very welcome

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