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Shady Hollow
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Shady Hollow

Shady Hollow lies just outside the bustling ancient market town of Bishop’s Castle. It is very comfortably furnished throughout to provide spacious and attractive accommodation. This large Shropshire holiday cottage provides a perfect base for extended families or groups of friends (and their equally welcome pets) to enjoy a relaxing time together walking, cycling or touring this attractive area of Shropshire.

Shady Hollow’s large entrance hall is flooded with light from the impressive windows which stretch over two floors and take advantage of the lovely views. The open plan living space, with comfortable sofas for snuggling up on in front of the cheerful woodburning stove and Smart TV with basic Sky package, is certain to keep every guest happily entertained.

A well-equipped kitchen and dining area is perfect for entertaining large groups and benefits from French doors which open out to the patio, with furniture and a barbecue, ideal for alfresco dining on sunny days or balmy evenings.

The spacious accommodation includes a ground floor bedroom and shower room, offering flexibility for all your guests. There are a further five bedrooms, one with en- suite facilities and a family bathroom with whirlpool bath, located on the first floor.

The garden extends to three sides with large patios, the perfect place for everyone to enjoy a morning coffee or a relaxing evening drink, whilst deciding on the next day’s activities. A luxurious 7-seater hot tub has a Bluetooth facility allowing you to sit back and relax whilst listening to your favourite tunes and admiring the rural views. Afterwards, wander inside to the cinema room, equipped with a large 90-inch screen, perfect for games and movies for all the family.

A short distance away is the medieval market town of Bishop’s Castle. The town, which can be reached by a footpath in only five minutes, is a popular visitor destination with its quaint architecture, real ale pubs and breweries, as well as a number of local festivals throughout the year.

Shady Hollow lies amidst a Designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with plenty of opportunities for walking and cycling country footpaths, bridle paths and winding Shropshire lanes. There are also many picturesque towns and villages to explore including Ludlow, famed for its annual food festivals and medieval fayre, or to enjoy the stunning landscapes of the Long Mynd, The Stiperstones and Stretton Hills.

This is a superb Shropshire holiday cottage, ideal for a large family or group of friends to enjoy all year round.

The self-catering accommodation at Shady Hollow comprises: * Six bedrooms: * 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC * 3 x double * 1 x ground floor double * 1 x twin.

  • A first-floor bathroom contains a whirlpool bath, basin and WC. On the Gound floor there is a shower room with shower, basin and WC.
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and slounge area with woodburning stove.
  • Utility room.
  • Cinema room.

Amenities include: * Ground source heat pump and solar panel underfloor heating with woodburning stove * Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, * Smart TV with basic Sky, CD, projector with cinema screen, Xbox One S, WiFi, selection of games * Fuel, power and starter pack for stove included in the rent * Bed linen and towels included in the rent * Travel cot, two highchairs and stairgate * Off road parking for 4 cars * Space for mountain bikes with pressure washer * Patio to front and side with hot tub, furniture and BBQ * Two well-behaved pets welcome downstairs only * Sorry, no smoking * Shop and pub 1.5 miles

Notes: 1. Guests are welcome to bring their own games console for use in the cinema room 2. Garden is unfenced 3. Check-in 4.30pm.

To check availability, make an enquiry or book Shady Hollow, please use the Visit Website buttons for further information. When making an enquiry, please tell us that you found this Shropshire holiday cottage near Bishop's Castle on the My Favourite Holiday Cottages website. Thank you.




The house was spotless and really well located - walking distance to pubs and some shops and driving distance from lots of great sites and the town of Ludlow which is well worth a visit We had a lovely welcome with wine/beer/milk in the fridge and a home made 'welcome' cake which was delicious the facilities were excellent with plenty of towels for bathrooms and hot tub and free wifi Plenty of room for a large family (we were 10)

April 2017