Plasauduon is a part Georgian, part Victorian stone and brick built cottage that is situated at the top of the fantastic town of Bishops Castle. This welcoming, end terrace cottage has wonderful views of the Shropshire Hills, lovely exposed beams and a large Inglenook fireplace. Set over five floors, the cottage sleeps six and has three bedrooms - one fourth floor double, one fourth floor twin and one third floor twin, plus all bedrooms have hill views. There are two bathrooms/shower rooms - a bathroom on the third floor and a shower room on the ground floor, with the shower room having underfloor heating. The living room which has a woodburner in the Inglenook fireplace, dining area and French doors leading to the conservatory are on the second floor, the large, well equipped kitchen is on the first floor and the ground floor contains the entrance hall. An enclosed, rear garden with small patio area, furniture and BBQ is perfect to dine and relax in, whilst Bishops Castle is only a few minutes' walk away. There are many attractions and places of interests that will suit all ages in the area, which means Plasauduon is a perfect base for families or groups of friends.
The market town of Bishops Castle, set within the South West Shropshire Hills is an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and offers many amenities including a weekly market and a number of shops, pubs and restaurants. The town is also well known for the annual Real Ale Festival and regular fairs, with the Michaelmas Fair being very popular. Walkers, cyclists and birdwatchers will enjoy the Welsh Marches, Offa's Dyke and the Shropshire Way, plus the towns of Ludlow and Shrewsbury are an easy drive away. Other attractions that are worth visiting are the magnificent Powis Castle and the Severn Valley Railway. Bishops Castle is a perfect base to explore this wonderful part of Shropshire.
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.
Oil central heating with woodburner and underfloor heating in ground floor shower room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking. Enclosed lawned garden with small patio area, garden furniture, BBQ and views over South Shropshire Hills. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops, pubs and restaurants 5 mins walk. Note: Property is accessed via 8 external steps, or a narrow path, and has 2 sets of winding stairs inside, so may not be suitable for elderly or infirm.
- Accepts Pets
- Linen provided
- Log fire
- Towels provided
- Washing machine
- Near pub