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Shaw House

Shaw House, Alton, Staffordshire

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Sleeps a maximum of: 7

Pricing From: £308.00 - 618.00

With superb walking from the door into Dimmingsdale Nature Reserve and the Churnet Valley with its steam train this peaceful comfortably furnished farmhouse is ideal for bird watchers yet only 3 miles from Alton Towers. Waterworld Swimming Pool Drayton Manor Park Shugborough Hall Trentham Gardens and Monkey Park and Carsington Water are all within easy reach. There is a 'Seasonal' pub (open March - November) just 200 yards away and shops and pubs 1 mile. Visitors are welcome on neighbouring farm.

Entrance hall. Spacious sitting room with dining area and open fire. Large farmhouse kitchen with dining table. First floor: Two double bedrooms each with additional single bed (for + 1). Bathroom/WC (shower over bath).


  • Linen (duvets) and towels inc
  • Elec and full solid fuel CH inc
  • Logs or coal foc
  • TV
  • Video
  • DVD
  • Radio/cassette
  • Playstation 2
  • Microwave
  • Auto wm
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate
  • Hairdryer
  • Z bed (for + child)
  • Parking
  • Large garden with furniture (pictured)
  • Barbecue
  • Croquet
  • Pets - 2 dogs max
Pub Close By • Open Fire • Short Break • Pet Friendly
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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

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Old Manor - 4.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Norbury - 4.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Ilam Park and Hall - 6.8 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Ilam, Holy Cross Church - 6.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Casterne Hall - 7.3 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Dovedale - 7.6 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Sudbury Hall - 9 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Tissington Hall - 9.5 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Wedgwood Museum & Visitor Centre - 11 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

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