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€474 / week

The Haughmond,Upton Magna, Shropshire, United Kingdom

3 beds Refreshed on Jun 15, 2021
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(Reference number: 411582) Holiday home The Haughmond is a beautifully converted barn set in the grounds of the owners country pub, in the heart of Upton Magna. This charming cottage boasts three king-size double bedrooms (zip/link can be twins on request), sleeping six guests altogether. Inside is also a shower room with a large walk-in shower and an open-plan living room with a kitchen, breakfast bar, dining area and sitting area. To the exterior is ample off-road parking, as well as a small seating area in the grounds of the inn with views over countryside. The Haughmond offers lovely accommodation for a well-earned holiday in Shropshire. Area Situated some seven miles from Shrewsbury, engulfed by beautiful Shropshire countryside, is Upton Magna. This village and civil parish boasts the oldest still-standing cottage in Europe, Cruck Cottage, a Grade II listed building dating back to before the 15th century. This charming village is also situated on the National Cycle Route 81 and is home to a primary school, a Church of England parish church, a village hall, a pub, post office and small business park. Shrewsbury, one of England's finest heritage towns, boasts cobbled alleys and half-timbered buildings, as well as many exciting events and festivals taking place each year, catering for every age and interest. Browse the shops, dine at the many cafes and restaurants and enjoy refreshing drinks in a lovely selection of bars and pubs. Shrewsbury Abbey was founded in 1083 and is home to the fictional Brother Cadfael. Shrewsbury Castle, an impressive sandstone building in beautiful gardens and grounds and is home to the Shropshire Regimental Museum. There is also Attingham Park nearby, Wroxeter Roman City and the large town of Telford, named after the renowned civil engineer, Thomas Telford. Enjoy a walk along the nature trails in Telford Town Park, play a round of mini golf, or hire a bike and cycle to Ironbridge. The ancient market town of Oswestry is slightly further afield enjoying shops, tearooms and a mixed Welsh and English heritage. Discover museums, visit the Cambrian Heritage Railway and climb the Old Oswestry Hill Fort for rewarding views over the town and across the county of Shropshire Amenities Gas central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, TV with Netflix, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair available. Ample off-road parking. Seating area outside in grounds of the pub. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub on doorstep.