Self Catering in Shropshire - Leighton

The Shepherd's Rest

The Shepherd's Rest, Leighton, Shropshire
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Sleeps a maximum of: 2

Pricing From: £251.00 - 409.00

This detached cottage is located close to the village of Leighton and can sleep two people in one studio.

The Shepherd's Rest is a detached cottage close to the village of Leighton just four miles from Ironbridge Gorge. The cottage sleeps two people and has open plan studio accommodation with a double bed, kitchen, dining area and sitting area together with separate external shower room. Outside is off road parking for one car and a decked area with furniture. Situated in the heart of Shropshire, The Shepherd's Rest is a lovely romantic base from which to explore this beautiful part of the country.


The location was great for walking up The Wrekin - plus it gets dark at night and is excellent for star gazing. The owner was friendly and it was nice to be on a proper working farm. It was very cosy too once the wood burner was going. All in all a great place for a digital detox.
Mr Roberts

Services / Facilities:

Woodburner with electric heater in shower room. Combination microwave/oven, fridge/freezer, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car approx. 100 yards away. Front decked area with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 3 miles, pub 3.5 miles drive or 20 mins walk by footpath. Note: The cottage is set within a sloped site and is not suitable for those with limited mobility.

Changeover Day


Double Beds: 1

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Buildwas Abbey - 1.5 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Benthall Hall - 2.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Sunnycroft - 3.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Iron Bridge - 3.3 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Wenlock Priory - 3.8 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Much Wenlock, Holy Trinity Church - 4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Much Wenlock Guildhall - 4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Wroxeter Roman City - 4.2 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Wroxeter, St Andrew's Church - 4.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Stirchley, St James Church - 4.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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