Bull Lane, Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire SY9 5DA
Correspondence: 51, Trinity St., Belle View, Shrewsbury SY3 7PQ
(01743) 242055 / 07790 817048
Delightful Georgian and part Victorian stone and brick built property at the end of three cottages situated overlooking the picturesque town. Recently renovated with two beautiful modern bathrooms and full central heating while retaining the exposed beams, large inglenook fireplace with Clearview wood burner in the living room. Hill views from all bedrooms. Conservatory and private south facing rear garden ideal for relaxing, eating and drinking wine or locally brewed bitter whilst taking in the views of the town and the Clun and Longmynd hills. Three minutes walk from the centre of this lovely market town. Glorious countryside all around with well marked walks and some of the best road and mountain bike cycling in the country.
Sleeps 6 with three bedrooms – one double and two twins
From £280 per week inclusive. No smoking. External steps and internal stairs and as such may not be suitable for the elderly or infirm. Weekend breaks available in the winter months outside school holidays. Not inspected but see the great reviews on Trip Advisor. Never had a bad review and our aim is to make your stay a great holiday to remember. Dog welcome.
Bull Lane, Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire SY9 5DA
(01588) 638288 www.mountcottage.co.uk
Cosy cottage converted from 17th century barn. Modern and fully equipped including WI-Fi throughout while retaining much original character. Three minutes walk from the centre of this picturesque market town. Glorious countryside all around with well marked walks. Sleeps 4 with 2 bedrooms – one twin & one double. Small enclosed garden and garage.
£230 – £385 per week inclusive. Dogs welcome. No smoking.
THE SCHOOLHOUSE HOLIDAY APARTMENTS
Bakehouse, Brewhouse and Old Surgery, Bull Lane, Bishop’s Castle SY9 5DA
These 3 private separate apartments sit in the grounds of The Old Schoolhouse, the owner’s attractive house in 2.5 acres of grounds, at the top of the town within easy walking distance of pubs, cafes and shops.
The Old Schoolhouse and Old Surgery Annexe is a listed Georgian House sleeping 14 in the main house and 3 in the self-contained Old Surgery annexe, Sleeps 17. There is a mixture of superking, double ziplink and single beds over 3 floors. A ground floor bedroom has a walk in wet-room and shower. There is a large private walled garden with 9 seater private Outdoor Hot-Tub, lawn and summer house.
The Schoolhouse Brewhouse is a newly purpose built spectacular spacious flat which sleeps 4 (Ensuite Double and Twin) with 2 shower rooms and a private Outdoor Hot Tub.
The Schoolhouse Bakehouse is a ground floor newly purpose built 2 bedroomed flat which sleeps 4 (Double Ensuite with bath and separate shower and twin with shower).
All have Private Gardens with chairs and tables, Internet access, Off-Road parking, use of a utility room with washing machines and drying rails.
From £250 pw all inclusive of cots and high chairs. Short breaks available.
Rented in combination together can sleep 17, 21 or 25
From £250 pw all inclusive of cots and high chairs.
Short breaks available.
23 Welsh Street, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5BS
07903 322662 www.thelaurelshouse.co.uk
The Laurels is a gorgeous Grade II listed building in the heart of Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire. An idyllic location for any getaway in a house packed full of character and history. Guests can enjoy an adventure weekend with friends, a big family get together, a business conference out of the city, an exploring walk around the picturesque Shropshire landscape or simply a cosy break in front of a warm fire in a beautiful house.
Sleeps 17 in 6 rooms with, on the first floor, double bedroom with 5ft bed, Sky TV, additional pull-out beds (for +2) with adjoining bathroom with overbath shower and toilet shared with twin bedroom. Two double bedrooms; one with 5ft bed, one with 6ft bed. Twin bedroom with additional single bed (for +1) and single bed (for +1) in small adjoining room. On the second floor
a double bedroom with 5ft bed and additional single bed (for +1),bathroom with walk-in shower, double basin, bidet and toilet. Enclosed walled garden with patio, parking for 4 cars, secure cycle store Sky TV, DVD/CD, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge freezer, dishwasher.
From £1,200 per week including flame effect fire and central heating from May to December (Jan – April £60 per week), bed linen and towels. No smoking. Pets free of charge.
BAILEY END, 19, WELSH STREET
Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire
Correspondence: 81 Balham Park Road, London, SW12 8EB
07956 358210 or (020) 8767 3718
Mr & Mrs C. Wentzel/Mr & Mrs N. Sanderson
Characterful and comfortable 5 bedroom town house at the top of town and a minute from the centre. The house sleeps 9 people in 4 double bedrooms and 1 single. It has a large sitting room with inglenook fireplace and wood-burning stove (wood provided), flagstone floors and some exposed beams.
There are two bathrooms (both with showers and lavatories, one with a bath)) a modern kitchen dishwasher washing machine flat screen T.V. A walled footpath leads to our separate garden/field with its sitting out area, garden table/chairs and a barbeque.
From £330 to £710 per week and from £295 for short breaks.
Linen included. Brochure available.
Not Inspected. Dogs by arrangement
14, Welsh Street, Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire
Correspondence: Tyr Orsaf, Kings Road, Llandybie, Carmarthenshire SA18 2TL
(01269) 851453 www.hamerholidayhomes.co.uk
Homely and fully equipped three bedroom cottage, a 17th century semi-detached merchants house, near the castle site on the edge of the town centre. Sleeps 6 with 1 double and 2 twin bedded rooms. Comfortable bedrooms beamed lounge and dining room
modern kitchen and gallery landing.
From around £250 per week fully inclusive.
No pets, brochure available. Off road parking.
35, WELSH ST.
35, Welsh St., Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire SY9 5BS
Correspondence: 30 Church Lane, Backwell, BRISTOL, BS48 3PQ
Dr. S. Falk
Cosy Comfortable and quiet refurbished grade II listed terraced cottage. An ideal base for glorious outdoor / walking holidays and exploring the local countryside. Situated at the top end of town, within five minutes walking distance of local shops and all local amenities.
Pets welcome. Sitting room with open fire and original bread oven. Modern fitted kitchen with large breakfast bar, conservatory and south facing
One double bedded and one twin bedded Bath with shower.
From £235 per week. Short breaks from £140.
Linen included. PayPal accepted.
The Market Square Cottage
Tel 01588 638 403 to make your reservation,
or email email@example.com
Ideal for those who want the privacy and independence of a cottage in Bishops Castle. Located at the top of Bishops Castle on Market Square itself located 30 yards away from The Castle Hotel.
Market Square is a two story, self-contained, one bedroom period property. Downstairs there is a comfortable lounge area with sofa and armchair, TV (Free View and DVD player), a wood-burner effect electric stove, open plan modern kitchen with cooker, oven, fridge, coffee machine, kettle, toaster, cutlery/crockery etc. There is also a dining area with table & chairs to seat three.
Upstairs there is a large bedroom and modern en-suite bathroom with bath and shower over. The bedroom has a king size double bed and further single bed that doubles as a sitting area. There is also space for a further camp bed to be located downstairs. Facilities include TV, his-&-hers dressing gowns, a hair dryer and ironing facilities plus all the usual mod-cons.
Free WiFi and heating throughout. Parking is complimentary and located at The Castle Hotel car park 30 yards away from Market Square Cottage. All hotel facilities, parking, and hotel gardens are available for guest use.
Dog Welcome and stay free of charge
Price ranges from £400 – £800 a week
Short breaks available inc. both weekend and midweek breaks, please enquire for prices.
Guests welcome to use all The Castle Hotel facilities inc. parking, gardens and meals.
36, Union St., Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire Sy9 5DF
Correspondence: Brockton Mill, Brockton, Lydbury North, Shropshire, SY7 8BA.
(01588) 680203 www.tudor-cottage.com
A three bedroom holiday cottage in the midst of Bishop’s Castle with spacious living areas and a beautiful private garden which has views across the town and to the hills beyond. The property has been recently renovated to a high specification with all one could need for a real holiday open fire fully fitted kitchen inc. all appliances dining room seating 6 antiques books two bathrooms (one upstairs and one down) comfortable beds towels and linen provided Sleeps 5 with two double bedrooms and one downstairs single Full central heating throughout. A welcome basket is included.
£340 – £600 per week inclusive. Weekend breaks from £230.
Brochure available. Listed in Alistair Sawday’s
“Special Escapes” – www.specialescapes.co.uk.
VB Dogs by arrangement
THE PORCH HOUSE
High Street, Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire SY9 5BE
(01588) 638854 www.theporchhouse.com
Gill and John Lucas
Two charming self-contained apartments, for couples, in an historic Elizabethan town house. Each has a cosy sitting room with wood burning stove king-size comfy beds en-suite bathrooms and well equipped kitchens. Central town location with off street private parking secure storage for Cycles, use of garden. All linen and towels supplied.
£286 – £375 per week. Short breaks available. Free Wi-Fi and cabled internet access. No smoking or pets. Credit cards accepted (not Amex). “Authors Choice” for the Midlands In The Rough Guide 2012. See website for further details and for B&B accommodation. Not Inspected
(see B&B section)
5, WOODBINE TERRACE
Bishop’s Castle Shropshire SY9 5AF
(01588) 638015 www.5woodbine.co.uk
Number 5 is a terraced cottage in a quiet location, just a few minutes walk from the town centre and Shropshire Way. Well equipped and comfortable with an enclosed rear garden and a parking space in front of the cottage. Electric central heating makes this one bedroom cottage a convenient holiday base all year round. No. 5 is a non smoking property and would be unsuitable for any guest who cannot manage stairs. Travel cot & high chair available.
Pets are not accepted Bed linen towels. WiFi and electricity included.
From £210 per week, short breaks available.