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House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 5 Home 1089497
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House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 5
3 bed Victorian terrace house with lots of character, quiet location, short riverside walk into Shrewsbury town centre (10/15 mins). Very convenient for railway and bus stations. Private patio and extensive garden. On street parking outside property.
Shropshire Tourism 4 Star rated ****.
Master bedroom – King size bed, en-suite shower room, walk in wardrobe, digital TV, digital radio alarm clock, hair dryer, hair straighteners, feature original Victorian fire place. Dressing table, bedside cabinets.
Bedroom 2 – Double bed, feature Victorian fire place, digital TV, hair dryer, built in clothes rail, chest of drawers, bedside cabinets
Bedroom 3 – Single room accessed through master bedroom – ideal for child.
Note - there is also ample room in both double rooms for travel cot / ready beds.
Cosy sitting room with wood burning stove (logs available), 2 comfortable sofas, rocking chair, coffee table, digital 32” TV with DVD player, book shelves (with books)
Dining room with French windows leading to garden, feature Atlantic wood burning stove, dining table and chairs ( sits max 6), sofa bed, stereo with docking station, CD player, digital radio.
Well equipped Kitchen – Gas oven and hob, fridge freezer, washing machine, microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee percolator, ironing equipment.
Please note No 53 has not been affected by the recent flooding in Shrewsbury.
Family bathroom with bath and shower
Centrally heated throughout and very well equipped.
Travel cot, stair gate and high chair available.
Garden furniture, tables, chairs and recliners. Help yourself to garden vegetables and herbs when in season.
Secure storage space for bikes, outside tap and hose pipe.
Undercover area ideal for drying wet walking / cycling clothes and shoes or sitting under.
Local convenience store, takeaways, pubs and children's play area with few minute walk.
Great location for visiting the historic town of Shrewsbury and also for exploring the wonderful Shropshire Countryside by car, on foot or mountain bike. Routes, leaflets and maps available at the house.
Welcome pack on arrival.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Check in time:||15:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Birmingham 90 km, Nearest railway: Shrewsbury 800 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (1), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
The Shropshire region
If you love unspoilt countryside, visiting historic towns, experiencing a sense of the past, enjoy good food, the great outdoors, unique shops and friendly people then Shropshire is for you.
With The Shropshire Hills area of outstanding natural beauty, the River Severn, Iron Bridge Gorge, Ellesmere lakes and the historic towns of Shrewsbury, Ludlow, Bridgnorth, Bishops Castle and Much Wenlock there is plenty to see and do. Admire the views, walk, ride, browse the shops, eat, drink, recharge your batteries and enjoy. We hope you'll love Shropshire as much as we do.
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22 Nov 2015
"Excellent quiet accommodation close to town centre"
The house is cosy and comfortable with all the equipment for a trouble free stay. Heating and hot water is constant if required, with the added attraction of a sitting room log burner. The nearby pubs were, as detailed in the house notes, friendly and welcoming. The town was a revelation in respect of the multitude of old, well kept, medieval timbered houses, shops etc, combined with modern shopping facilities.
Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. Glad you liked our little gem of a town. Hope to see you again
12 Nov 2015
"Lovely house in an ideal location"
The accommodation was first class, spotlessly clean with lots of space and everything we needed. There were folders with lots of information about the area, travelling and places to eat; the kitchen was well appointed; rooms were comfortable and the log burner was very cosy. It took 15 minutes to walk along the river to town and Shrewsbury was full of interesting places to visit. Rhian was so helpful, and we wholeheartedly recommend number 53 as a great place to stay.
Thank you Trudi, much appreciated that you took the time to review. Hope you get your own wood burner soon x
27 Jun 2015
"Well planned and pretty cottage"
No 53 was well planned and had the luxury of two bathrooms. We enjoyed the pretty garden and seating areas. There was some concern about parking but we always found somewhere. Shrewsbury is very busy and difficult to drive round so we would recommend park and ride if the walk to town is difficult for any member of the party. A very convenient and attractive property.
Thankyou for your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay.
5 Apr 2015
"Lovely cottage in convenient location."
We really enjoyed our stay at No.53. It is in a great location and very well equipped. Parking wasn't an issue and it was lovely being able to walk into town. Communication with Rhian was very easy and we were made to feel very welcome. Hopefully we'll be able to book again next year.
Thankyou. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to welcoming you again. Sorry for the slow reply.
27 Feb 2015
"Home from Home"
A lovely terraced house with everything you need for a self catering stay. Comfortable beds and hot showers. Parking is in short supply so if you had more than one car you would struggle but that was the only downside to this property.
Thanks for your review. Much appreciated. You do sometimes need to be prepared to look for a parking space in the evenings and weekends when spaces directly outside the property can be full, this however isn't a problem in the daytime when most residence are out at work.
17 Feb 2015
Nice comfortable terraced cottage within easy walking distance to town centre. Well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds and fast WIFI. Shrewsbury is a great little town with plenty to do and see and some good restaurants and an excellent theatre. Lovely river walk into town.
Thankyou, so pleased you enjoyed Shrewsbury and you were comfortable at No 53. Hope to see you again.
8 Nov 2014
"Warm and welcoming, a real home from home."
Number 53 is fantastic. It is clean and comfortable, and the welcome which we received from Rhian was very much appreciated (a special thanks for the homemade biscuits and everything needed to make a cuppa when we arrived). Shrewsbury town centre it a pleasant 15 minute walk along the river. The house is warm and comfortable, and the kitchen is well equipped. Honestly, our favourite self-catering accommodation ever.
Thankyou Kelly, glad you liked it. So pleased the boys got to see the salmon jumping at the weir too.
5 Nov 2014
We had a lovely girly weekend in No53, Rhian was so helpful and welcoming and the house is so pretty and convenient. Lovely, clean, cosy and homely rooms, kitchen is well equipped, lovely garden. I really can't fault the place, and only a 10 minute walk from Shrewsbury town centre. We are already thinking about a date for a return stay! Highly recommended!
Thanks Mari, so glad you liked it . I'll look forward to welcoming you again. Diolch yn fawr
26 Oct 2014
"Cosy and comfortable"
This is a really lovely house. Very cosy and comfortable, well equipped and decorated. It is ideal for those with a young child as there is a single bedroom as part of the master suite of rooms (which also includes an ensuite shower/sink/toilet and a large walk in closet). The other large room upstairs is also a double and the downstairs has a fully equipped bathroom, including an over bath shower. As we stayed in October, we enjoyed using the wood burner in the living room, but the central heating meant the bedrooms were warm too. It is well placed, just on the edge of Shrewsbury Town Centre. You can walk in along the river path or via the road towards the station (which also has takeaways). We felt like we were in the country at times though, with ducks and hens over the fence at the end of the garden and no urban noise at all. There are a couple of good pubs nearby (The Dolphin has a popular pub quiz on a Thursday night we discovered). If you like history then Wroxeter Roman City (English Heritage) and Attingham Park (National Trust) are both quite close by. Shrewsbury itself is great to wander about in. Lots of interesting buildings and independent shops. We had a fantastic stay here with the three generations of our family. Highly recommended.
Thanks Chris. Really pleased you enjoyed your stay and all Shrewsbury has to offer. The Dolphin is a firm favourite of ours but not ventured to quiz night yet, must try it. Thanks again
8 Sep 2014
"Charming house in lovely spot"
Charming house in a lovely spot very near the weir and the river. About 15 mins peaceful walk along the river to the Wyle Cop side of town, or 7 minutes to the station. Very well equipped house, everything new and clean, wifi reliable, and an attractive garden with outside table. Arriving and departing were hassle free. Warm welcome from the owner Rhian, who also left Shrewsbury biscuits and a bottle of wine to greet us - a nice touch. We had a car, and narrow old Shrewsbury is difficult to drive around and park in. But parking is free in this area, and we always found a parking spot within 2 mins walk of the house (although you do have to drive round a bit) which was a real boon. We gave 4 rather than 5 stars because the wooden-framed bed in bedroom 2 isn't as comfy as the rather luxurious padded one in bedroom 1 (the ensuite), if both beds had been of that quality we would have given 5 stars. But not really a deal breaker, and we would recommend this house. Shrewsbury and Shropshire are beautiful, and this made an excellent base for exploring. We thought renting a house was much better value than staying in a hotel.
Thanks for your review. Will definitely bear your comment about the bed in mind when the time comes to refurbish that room.
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