Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 3
Bea's Cottage is situated a short walk from all the town's amenities, where you can find some fine Public Houses serving fine ales,wines and home cooked food, wonderful restaurants, cafes, a wine bar and typical market town shops - all well worthy of a visit.
The town has a golf course a renowned antiques market where you can find yourself wandering around for hours steeped in history. At the towns railway station you can catch a train to the medieval town of Shrewsbury or the historic market town of Ludlow both a 15 minute journey. The station is also on the mainline from Cardiff to Manchester. Church Stretton is referred to by many as "Little Switzerland" and is the only market town to be found in South Shropshire's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The cottage offers beautiful accommodation for up to 3 people (in addition to this a travel cot is also available for any little visitors up to the age of 2).
A log burner sits in the fireplace in the lounge and offers a lovely focal point on dark chillier evenings. The main bedroom has a dressing room off with a door opening to the garden, perfect for breakfast al fresco style, this room can also accommodate a travel cot if required.
Bea's Cottage offers the perfect base for a truly memorable experience. Visitors will be spoilt by the many beautiful and scenic walks to suit both the less energetic and the more experienced hill walkers. There are numerous routes for on and off road cycling too and there is a garden shed available with access to store bicycles etc if required.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Birmingham 110 km, Nearest railway: Church Stretton 700 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The cottage offers a small Hall with coat hooks and boot storage this gives access into the Lounge with a log burner, TV with built in DVD and soft lamp lighting to compliment the centre chandelier. The kitchen has recently been refitted and offers a built in fridge, cooker, hob, washing machine, Microwave, toaster, kettle. The bathroom offers a corner bath with shower over. The double bedroom has a dressing room off which can also accommodate a travel cot for any little visitors. The single bedroom affords views to The Ragleth Hill. The cottage has the benefit of a small garden to the rear with a small shed ideal to house visitors bicycles etc.
|Further details outdoors|
Whilst the cottage does not have its own parking there is a wealth of on street parking available within a few metres. There is also a pay and display car park available within 200 metres.
We would like to welcome well behaved dogs to our property.
A copy of our Terms and Conditions will be sent to you prior to booking. These are standard holiday let Terms and Conditions.
The Heart of England/Peak District
Shropshire Towns include;
- Oswestry, Ellesmere, Wem, Whitchurch, Market Drayton
Iron bridge & Severn Valley
- Ironbridge, Bridgnorth, Much Wenlock, Telford, Newport, Shifnal, Wellington, Madeley, Broseley
- Ludlow, Church Stretton, Bishops Castle, Clun, Cleobury Mortimer, Craven Arms
For a list of things to do in Shropshire go to; http://www.shropshiretourism.co.uk/Shropshire-attractions-and-activities/
The historic market town of Church Stretton is situated in the heart of the South Shropshire hills near the Englisg/Welsh border. This part of the marches is still relatively undiscovered and Church Stretton is the only market town in his Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is an area renowned worldwide for its geology with some of the oldest rock formations in existence.
Church Stretton with its picturesque surrounding villages and hamlets forms an excellent base for the country lover or sportsman alike, in all seasons. Cross-Country routes are well marked for walkers, hikers, horse riders, mountain bike and lovers of nature. The Longmynd which rises above the West of the town, is renowned for gliding and paragliding and boasts the second highest golf course in England. The beautiful countryside, with it's wild uplands and breathtaking views features prominently in the books of Mary Webb and A E Housmann.
Situated midway between Shrewsbury and Ludlow, Church Stretton is also a convenient centre from which to visit several historic towns, castles, museums and sites of interest, within a 15 mile radius through beautiful countryside. The area offers an excellent range of accommodation, restaurants (some Michelin starred) pubs and shops.
There is something for tourists and visitors of all ages and interests with a year round programme of festivals and events.
There are many other things to see and places to visit within 15 miles, from roman cities and vineyards to working museums and open halls and gardens.
The local visitor centre in Church Stretton has further information on local events. 01694 723133
There are a variety of town and country restaurants,, caves and public houses in the area.
Church Stretton is easily accessible via the A49 trunk road and mainline Manchester to Cardiff railway, linking to local shuttle bus services. Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool airports are all within two hours travelling.
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23 Sep 2014
"Absolutely first-rate accommodation"
My wife and I stayed here in September 2014 for a long weekend. This is an immaculately clean and well-presented two-bedroomed cottage in the heart of Church Stretton. Bea's Cottage is tastefull… More
28 Aug 2014
"Town and Country"
A well equipped cottage ideally placed for lovely walks, with good restaurants and delis nearby. Quiet location even though it is on the main road.… More
11 Aug 2014
"Lovely cosy little cottage"
We, a family of 3 adults, had a very enjoyable break at this lovely cosy little cottage. It was one of the nicest holiday cottages we have ever stayed in. It was nice and clean, warmly decorated and f… More
6 Jul 2014
"Lovely cottage, wonderful holiday."
Bea's cottage is lovely, very well equipped and in a perfect location for exploring the surrounding Shropshire hills and Carding mill valley with numerous picturesque lovely walks from the doorst… More
3 Jul 2014
"Beautifully furnished cottage in an excellent location."
We had a wonderful week in this clean, beautifully furnished, well equipped, comfortable cottage. It is particularly good for anyone arriving without a car ie by train because of it's town centre… More
5 Jun 2014
"Cosy cottage in a great location for walking and exploring the area"
The cottage was well maintained and equipped. We received a warm welcome from the owner, with some lovely touches such as a welcome basket of goodies.… More
25 May 2014
We have just returned from a fabulous stay in Beas Cottage! What a wonderful cosy place it was! We were greeted by Sally on arrival, who was lovely. we were made to feel very at home, and the welcome… More
10 Jan 2014
"perfect country cottage for exploring a lovely county"
No hesitation in giving this cottage top marks. It is in great location to explore Shropshire. This compact cottage has been beautifully restored and in keeping with its style has been tastefully dec… More
28 Dec 2013
"Fabulous, cosy cottage"
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Bea's Cottage. Were warmly welcomed by Sally and appreciated the little touches she had made to the cottage to give it a cosy, homely feel - also appreciated the li… More
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5 Nov 2013
Bea's cottage has a perfect location for exploring this corner of Shropshire. The cottage is clean and quaint with all you need. I have high standards for cleanliness in a rental and we were very… More
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