Willow Brook Barn is a detached, single-storey cottage in the hamlet of Asterton, five miles from Church Stretton. This cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin, as well as a bathroom and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Outside, there is off road parking for two cars and a front gravelled garden with a side lawn, furniture and a barbecue. Willow Brook Barn is an ideal base for a family or couple who wish to explore the Long Mynd Hills or enjoy leisurely strolls around lovely market towns.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
Oil central heating with woodburning stove in sitting area. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Extra wood can be purchased from owner. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lockable bike storage. Private front gravelled garden with small side lawn, furniture, BBQ and hill views. Three well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1 mile. Note: Babysitting by qualified Montessori teacher (from £6ph), breakfasts (£6), laundry service (£10 per load) and dog sitting (from £5ph) available by prior arrangement. Note: Check-in 5pm, check-out 12 noon.
Asterton is a rural hamlet situated on the slopes of the Long Mynd Hills, 5 miles from the town of Church Stretton. Walks and cycle routes can be enjoyed in the area, plus Church Stretton offers a number of tearooms, pubs, specialist shops, a huge antique centre and hill top golf course. Other nearby attractions include the Acton Scott Working Farm, the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre and magnificent Stokesay Castle and the towns of Shrewsbury, Ludlow, the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge, Much Wenlock and Bishop's Castle.
A E Houseman once wrote that Shropshire was "the quietest place under the sun" and today the county remains something of a rural idyll, recognised as one of the least crowded and most peaceful regions in England.