Historic Buildings in Shropshire


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Knockin (Self catering)
The Old Stables, Knockin

The Old Stables

This delightful cottage is adjoined to the owners’ historic 16th century timber-framed home in the attractive Shropshire village of Knockin and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
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Penybontfawr (Self catering)
Peniarth, Penybontfawr

Peniarth

This welcoming, semi-detached cottage, just an eight minute walk from the popular walkersÂ’ village of Penybontfawr in the picturesque Tanat Valley, near Oswestry, can sleep two people in one bedroom.
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Shrewsbury (Hotel)
Rowton Castle Hotel

Rowton Castle Hotel

Rowton Castle is a beautiful 17th century grade 2 listed building set in 17 acres of tranquil grounds six miles west from the historic town of Shrewsbury. We are the perfect venue for a prestigious function or a few days away from it all. A castle … more >>

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Shrewsbury (Hotel)
The Albright Hussey Manor Hotel

The Albright Hussey Manor Hotel

Set in four acres of beautiful landscaped gardens and surrounded by original moat The Albright Hussey Manor has a enviable reputation of offering some of the finest accommodation in the midlands. C1524 the hotel encompasses a wealth of history whilst offering the very highest standard in modern comfort & cuisine. … more >>

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