Leighton is a charming little village surrounded by glorious Shropshire countryside near the historic medieval towns of Much Wenlock, Ludlow and Shrewsbury. This pretty village with some attractive Shropshire holiday cottages also lies just 4 miles from the World Heritage site of Ironbridge, home of the world’s first iron-built bridge and arguably, the birthplace of the industrial revolution. Its assortment of museum, historic buildings, cages and tea rooms are well worth discovering. Leighton village stands on the River Severn, offering plenty of attractive riverside walks. Lovers of heritage railways, will be tempted to holiday here as it is nicely located for the Severn Valley Railway near stations at Buildwas and Cressage.
The Dairy in the village of Leighton, Shropshire, provides couples looking for a romantic cottage for a quiet countryside holiday. Guests receive a welcoming gift upon arrival and feel right at home on this working cattle farm nestled in the heart of the beautiful Shropshire countryside.