Cowslip Cottage Ref 1276
Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Cowslip Cottage was originally a barn and has been lovingly restored to offer accommodation for up to 2 people. It is situated just over 3 miles away from Much Wenlock, in 70 acres of farmland. It retains much of its original charm, through exposed beams that run throughout the property. The accommodation is spread out over one level and is arranged in an open-plan style. The communal garden to the rear has two fishing lakes and allows ample opportunity for a spot of alfresco dining in the summer months. There is parking for up to 2 cars and local amenities can be found in Much Wenlock.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden, Private fishing lake or river|
Oil central heating with electric fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, TV, DVD player, radio. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for two cars. Large 3 acre, lawned garden with 2 large fish stocked pools, garden furniture and BBQ. Two small dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. There is free private trout fishing on site (fish must be returned to pond). Shops and restaurants in Much Wenlock 3.5 miles, pub 1.5 miles. Note: Only suitable for a babe in arms. There is a private spring water supply. There are two unfenced ponds in the garden. Note: The doors at this cottage are not large enough for a wheelchair. Note: The mobile signal in this area is very poor.
The Heart of England/Peak District
A E Houseman once wrote that Shropshire was “the quietest place under the sun” and today the county remains something of a rural idyll, recognised as one of the least crowded and most peaceful regions in England.
The Priory forms a backdrop to many outdoor events and theatrical performances, including the Tales from the Edge Festival. The 16th Century Guildhall hosts regular antiques markets. Above the town rises the Wenlock Edge which provides glorious views. This 15 mile limestone escarpment was created some 400 million years ago and is now looked after by the National Trust. The Edge and its ancient woodlands offer excellent walks, cycling and riding opportunities. Long distance routes like the Jack Mytton Way and Shropshire Way pass over Wenlock Edge. Nearby are further attractions, such as Benthall Hall - a 16th Century house with stunning interiors and a carefully restored plantsman's garden - and Broseley Pipe Works: a Victorian clay tobacco-pipe works.
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9 May 2014
"Exactly as described and as expected. Fantastic dog walking coun"
We stayed here as we were visiting friends in Ironbridge, which was close by. We had our 2 dogs with us and wanted to combine the trip with a dog walking holiday. The area is fabulous for dog walking … More
12 Sep 2012
"Wonderful relaxing spot"
We decided to try a cottage break this year and take our Tibetan Terrier for a holiday rather than sticking him in Kennels. It was a good decision we found ourselves at Cowslip Cottage, as our first … More
18 Sep 2011
We arrived to find a home baked loaf and fresh eggs in the kitchen. The cottage was light and airy and had all you need for a holiday stay. The owners were lovely and made sure that you enjoyed your… More
29 Sep 2010
"Cowslip Cottage, Kenley"
Comfortable cottage for two; convenient (ca. 3 mi) for Much Wenlock and Wenlock Edge; very quiet location, lovely view of Edge; generally well equipped and furnished; spacious bathroom; access to owne… More
18 Dec 2009
"Very quiet New Year"
On arrival we found towels for the dog plus fresh eggs and home baked bread for us.The cottage was very clean,warm, inviting and well kept and the owners were friendly and obliging. We had a very qui… More
2 Dec 2009
"Comfortable Relaxing Cottage"
A lovely cottage with everything needed to make our stay comfortable. Service from our host was excellent with the location being in a good spot for the local and surrounding areas we required.It is c… More
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