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This bespoke hand-made, timber-built, fully insulated Shepherd's Hut is a unique holiday hideaway. In a peaceful woodland setting. It is set in on a 100-acre working cattle farm on the outskirts of the Shropshire village of Leighton, it is ideal for a romantic break for two.
There are lovely farmland views with Wrekin Hill in the background. Close by is the World Heritage Site at Ironbridge Gorge, the market town of Shrewsbury and Wroxeter Roman City and vineyard. Take a walk up the magnificent Wrekin Hill or spend a day exploring the fabulous South Shropshire hills which lead down to the beautiful town of Ludlow. Shop 3 miles. Pub 3.5 miles drive or 20 mins walk by footpath.
The historic village of Leighton, mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1087, is in the heart of beautiful Shropshire, and is only four miles from the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, home of the world's first iron-built bridge, built 1777-79. The Ironbridge Gorge is one of the country's most popular tourist attractions. Set in a lovely wooded valley, the pretty village has many pubs, restaurants, shops and tea rooms. A collection of industrial and Victorian themed museums make up the Ironbridge Museums, including the renowned Blist Hill Victorian Village, where you can step back in time. Enjoy the nearby medieval towns of Much Wenlock, Shrewsbury and Ludlow, as well as many NT properties including Attingham Hall and Park, along with the fascinating Wroxeter Roman City and Vineyard. A wonderful all-year-round location.
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Close to the owner's delightful farmhouse, this Shropshire cottage provides open plan studio accommodation with a comfortable double bed, sitting and dining areas with a woodburning stove and a fitted kitchen. There is a separate shower room situated in a building next door, which includes a modern shower.
The private decking is perfect for relaxing while dining alfresco, or for just enjoying a drink while you admire the views and take in the beautiful woodland setting.
Conditions of Rental
All fuel and power, bed linen and towels, included in rent. Travel cot on request. Bike storage. Sorry, no pets or smoking.
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