Situated in the hills off the beaten track yet within just 1/2 mile of the A49, mainline rail station and 1 mile from shops and facilities. Set in the beautiful Shropshire countryside – in an area of outstanding natural beauty – Highgrove Barns near Craven Arms provide 4* home from home accommodation for couples and small families.
Our two cottages boast original period features including slate roofs, timber clad and stone outer walls and striking vaulted ceilings with oak beams. There is unrestricted access to walking and cycling paths in the surrounding countryside.
Both cottages have secure gardens with furnished patio areas, free parking, bike storage facilities and free Wi-Fi internet access.
Our South facing cottages are set on one level with a large parking area to the front. Living accommodation is open plan in both cottages with original slate flooring and striking oak vaulted ceiling beams overhead, incorporating kitchen, dining and living space.
Kitchens are modern and well equipped with integrated oven, hobs and fridge freezer and guests will receive a welcome tray on arrival. Lounges are cosy with an LPG flame stove and comfortable chairs to relax into. Both lounges have Freesat Sky TV/Radio with a DVD player and selection of dvd's and cd's.
Each cottage has one double bedroom with a modern fitted en-suite shower room. Double rooms have space for a cot and The Byre also has room for a small child’s bed.
The Byre and The Dairy both have access to private enclosed gardens - ideal for those with young children. The gardens enjoy countryside surroundings and have their own private patio areas with Coalbrookdale furniture. Cushions for use outdoors are are available in the cottages.
Beds are made up for your arrival with fresh linen and towels provided. The cottage rental prices include electricity and gas.
We have a high chair, cot, baby bath and small child’s bed which can be provided on request. Sorry – we are unable to accommodate pets and the cottages are strictly non-smoking.
We can supply a shower stool and detachable grab rails for the shower room if required.
Guests are welcome to use the owner’s laundry facilities – this will be subject to a small charge.
The South Shropshire countryside boasts magnificent surrounding landscapes and provides the perfect location for keen walkers and cyclists with miles of quiet country lanes accessible from the cottages.
Craven Arms is only one mile away and is home to many attractions including the South Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre and is also well known as the gateway to the Marches. Within a few minutes’ drive are Cardingmill Valley and Church Stretton, known as Little Switzerland and Ludlow, reputed by many to be the finest medieval town in England.
The famed Ironbridge Gorge and World Heritage sites are a 40 minute drive away and nearby Telford provides a great location for town centre shopping. Guests staying for 3 or more nights are eligible for Free entry to Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage museums, worth up to £55.
Check in is available from 4pm and guests are requested to check out by 10am on the day of departure unless otherwise arranged. We will do our best to extend check out on request. Short breaks are available all year round subject to availability. The weekly changeover day for both properties is normally Friday but other days may be available subject to season. See our online booking page or call or email us using the link at the top of this page.
From A49 South proceed through Craven Arms past Total Petrol Station on left.
Turn left signed Edgton, over level crossing past business park, over minor cross roads, up hill for approx 1/4 mile.
Turn left after SLOW sign on road into private entrance to Long Lane Farm. Highgrove Farm is straight ahead through iron gates.
If you reach the stables at Highgrove House, turn around and turn right along the private drive just a few yards back.
From A49 North turn right just after 30mph limit countdown signs and follow instructions from Long Lane Business Park as above.
Enjoy free entry for two people to Ironbridge Gorge Museums, worth up to £45. Applies to bookings of 3 days or more. Please note this offer is automatically applied if you book via our online booking partner Guest Link.
This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer