A beautifully appointed & newly renovated barn, positioned down a quiet country lane within the Shropshire hills AONB and within 5 miles of Church Stretton and 10 miles of Ludlow. Perfect for walkers, cyclists & those wanting to explore the surrounding market towns.
Goosepond offers luxury accomodation with a cosy logburner, underfloor heating and a Super King size bed which can be split into two singles. The south facing terrace area has a gas bbq and seating for afternoon BBQ's and evening drinks. Walk up the lane and see the spectacular views of the Long Mynd or head through the hamlet and visit the bluebell coppice 10 minutes walk away. A little further afield takes you up to the Long Mynd and the delights of 'Little Switzerland' a bustling country market town with many independent shops, restaurants and pubs. Drive up across the Burway and see across the Shropshire Hills or climb up through the meandering streams and waterfalls via Ashes Hollow. Ludlow is 20 minutes away by car and boasts stunning cobbled streets, the famous castle, market and a host of wonderful deli's, cafes and restaurants. Stokesay Castle, the Ludlow Food Centre and Carding Mill Valley are all within ten minutes drive.
We accomodate up to two dogs and we also have a cot, highchair and extra pull out guest bed if needed.
Our towels and bedlinen are all egyptian cotton and there is a complimentary welcome pack on arrival. Free wifi, Nespresso Coffee machine with pods and plenty of firewood create a warm welcome for any guest.
We have lots of maps, suggested walks and tourist information in the cottage and we're always on hand to advise if needed.
All ground floor. One super king-size double bedroom (zip/link can be twin on request) with pull out guest bed. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
•Oil underfloor heating and woodburning stove
•Electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, Nespresso coffee machine with pods, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, Netflix, WiFi, selection of books & games.
•Fuel, power and wood for stove inc. in rent
•Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
•Travel cot & highchair on request
•Off road parking in communal parking area for 1 car
•Front private terrace area with furniture and gas BBQ
•Two well-behaved pets welcome
•Sorry, no smoking