Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
'Heaven for two' - The cottage enjoys enviable views of the valley and the rolling Shropshire hills. The fully restored property nestles in 20 acres of woods and wonderful walks on the hillside high above the historic village of Clun. Located in the first 'environmentally sensitive area' and designated an area of outstanding natural beauty. The countryside commission recent survey designated this to be one of the three remaining havens of tranquility in Britain.
The cottage is spacious and comfortable with hall, cloakroom, utility, large sitting room, bedroom with giant double or two single beds, dressing area. There is a large bathroom with separate power shower and fully fitted kitchen. It has a south facing sheltered terrace area with picnic table, oak bench and sun bathing easy chairs.
The charm of The Dick Turpin Cottage with its many features of architectural and historic interest has been carefully preserved. The cottage is featured in "Special Places to Stay in Britain", Awarded the top English Tourist Board quality rating- "Five Stars", "De-luxe 5 Keys", and "Gold Award".
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Craven Arms 15 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Complimentary Hamper which includes a bottle of wine, milk, tea, coffee, bread, butter or margarine, eggs, oranges, cheese, marmalade, jam, biscuits or cake. (Actual contents may vary).
A maid service is usually available by prior arrangement. Please ask for details. Service cleans are complimentary for stays of 8 days or more.
The Shropshire region
Please bear in mind that countryside activity and animals can be noisy (and smelly!) at times - so if you are a confirmed "townie" be warned!
The nearest shops and post office are in Clun (1 mile) Butchers, Groceries, newsagent, gift shops, general store, antique shops, art gallery, museum.
There is an excellent wide range of Pubs and Restaurants to suit every pocket and taste. Nearest meals available in Clun (1 mile) Choice of three Pubs, one with separate restaurant and three Cafes. Good Food Guide/ Michelin Star Restaurants within 20 minutes drive. Full list in Cottage. One of the best restaurants in the world is in Ludlow.
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14 Sep 2014
"Dick Turpin-This highwayman clearly liked the good life"
This is the third time in four years my wife and I (we live n Australia and didn't visit the UK last year) have stayed at Dick Turpin, a self catering rental cottage in the grounds of Cockford H… More
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