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Shepherds Rest Cottage

Shepherds Rest Cottage, Ludlow, Shropshire

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Pricing From: £350.00 - 500.00

Set 1000 feet above sea level on the hillside in a quiet lane near unspoilt open heathland which has magnificent views. The detached three bedroom cottage was originally built around 1850. There is free BT Wi-Fi, a 23ft lounge The kitchen is fitted with electric fan oven and ceramic hob, fridge/freezer, wine cooler, dishwasher, washing machine with ample crockery and cutlery.

Original parts of the cottage are of stone and brick leaving curious shelves and ledges inside. Beamed ceilings and woodburning fires add to the character of the cottage. There is TV/DVD and video library, books and games.

Well marked footpaths from the gate take many routes across hills, countryside and forest. See the aerial picture taken by guest Mr Vernon Read during his holiday at the cottage this summer. The cottage is in the lower left corner of the picture Ludlow is famous for its fine food shops, market, restaurants, picturesque castle and Elizabethan style black and white buildings.

This property offers 2 double bedrooms and 1 twin bedroom with a vaulted ceiling. Strictly no smoking and no pets accepted in the interests of allergy sufferers. Small secluded garden with lawn and wood store.

Garden furniture during the summer season. Easy off road parking next to the cottage for 1 car. Advanced driving required to park 2 average cars.


Location Type

Car Required

Open Fire/Wood Burner
Wood burner
Multi fuel stove

2 Double Bedrooms
1 Twin Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Bath
Ground Floor Shower

Washing Machine

Internet Access
Wireless Broadband

CD Player
DVD Player

Garden/Terrace/Play area
Private garden
Enclosed garden / play area

Parking available
Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
Horse Riding
Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
Swimming (indoor pool)

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

Ludlow, St Laurence Church - 5.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Ludlow Castle - 5.4 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Stanton Lacy, St Peter's Church - 6.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Richards Castle, St Bartholomew Church - 7.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Orleton, St George's Church - 7.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Pipe Aston, St Giles Church - 8.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Berrington Hall - 8.7 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Eye, St Peter & St Paul Church - 9.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Hatfield, St Leonard's Church - 9.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Thornbury, St Anna's Church - 9.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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