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Sutherlands Drift

Sutherlands Drift, Kynnersley, Shropshire

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Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £376.00

This wonderful, detached, 19th century barn conversion in Kynnersley can sleep six people in three bedrooms.

Sutherlands Drift is a fabulous, detached, 19th century barn conversion cottage situated on a 400-acre working arable farm in the quiet village of Kynnersley, near Lilleshall. Set solely over the first floor, with ramped access to the rear, the cottage offers a master super king-size double room with a TV and an en-suite shower room. There are also two twin rooms, a family bathroom, and an open plan living area with a kitchen, dining area, and sitting area boasting a woodburning stove.

Outside, there is off road parking for three cars and a large, lawned garden with a patio, furniture, barbecue, and a children's play house. Sutherlands Drift is a wonderful base for exploring Shropshire, all year round.


The best holiday we have had in the UK
Since having kids we've visited many self catering cottages and are often a bit underwhelmed with properties that fail to live up to the descriptions or images. Sutherlands Drift is just the opposite. Its a wonderful spot which the images online don't do justice. The garden is lovely and has views to die for a summers evening. We found the owners extremely helpful and hospitable and the 'cottage' comfortable and warm. We have recommend this to all our friends and hope to return soon.

Wonderful stay full of peace and tranquility
We stayed hear in the depths of winter but had a wonderful time. This is a beautiful barn conversion on a working farm. The property is spacious and pleasant with and the owners were extremely welcoming and even took our children to collect eggs and feed the chickens! Though not obvious from the images there are great views from the property over towards the south Shropshire hills and I imagine it is very beautiful and peaceful in the summer. Thanks for a great stay - we will definitely return.

A dependable jewel in Shropshire countryside
Just back from another enjoyable stay at Sutherlands Drift. Lots to do in the area including the Ironbridge museums and Severn Valley Railway. Nice walks around the farm and friendly owners at the property. We will be back.
Colin M

I was invited to join a group of transgender friends that had booked this cottage for a few days. The cottage had been hired to spend some time together relaxing and socialising. The farm is a working farm, so for discretion, the curtains facing the farm yard were kept closed during the day. One of our friends left to return home and was confronted by somebody from the farm who was very unpleasant and intimidating. This person made accusations that we were bomb making or involved with drugs and demanded to know why the curtains were closed and why we were not going out. Our friend reported back to the group still at the cottage. A phone call was made to the farm owners about this incident and to explain why we had closed the curtains and we invited them to come to the cottage for a drink and to meet us. This didn?t happen. The following evening we had a visit from the same man (who we assume to be the son of the farm owner) at 7 o?clock at night, banging on the door of the cottage. Upon opening the door he again proceeded to aggressively confront us again saying we had upset his family and demanding an apology. This behaviour is totally unacceptable. So if you want some private time, or are in a minority group that might contain vulnerable people, I would avoid this cottage and its owners. It appears that they want to know and see what you are doing. That aside, although the cottage and location are good, the cleanliness is poor. The bathroom fittings were rather careworn and under the bed was thick with cobwebs.
Lesley G

A great setting with fantastic views. The host was very nice and made us feel very welcomed.
Mrs Drake



Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine


Single Beds

Twin Beds


LPG central heating with woodburning stove
Electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 2 x TVs (one with Freeview), DVD, CD/radio, WiFi
Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc in rent, additional fuel available to purchase from owner
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
Cot and highchair on request
Off road parking for 3 cars
Bike storage
Lawned garden with patio and furniture, BBQ and children's playhouse
Sorry, no pets and no smoking
Shop and pub less than 2 miles
Note: Property is accessed via 13 steps up to the front door, there is also access from the garden via 3 steps

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Nearest Attractions

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

Talbot Chapel - 3.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Lilleshall Abbey - 4.3 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Sunnycroft - 4.4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Stirchley, St James Church - 6.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Moreton Corbet Castle - 7.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Hodnet Hall - 7.9 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Wollerton Old Hall Garden - 8.1 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Buildwas Abbey - 8.5 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Haughmond Abbey - 8.7 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Iron Bridge - 8.8 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

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