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Riverside Cottage in Ironbridge, Shropshire

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sleeps 7
4 rooms
2 bathrooms

Riverside Cottage description

Holiday home
Riverside Cottage is a Victorian, detached cottage set in a charming location on the banks of the River Severn, in Ironbridge, Shropshire. With four bedrooms consisting of one king-size double, one double, one twin and one single with a quaint balcony, this cottage can sleep seven people. There is also a bathroom, a cloakroom, a kitchen, a dining room and a sitting room. Outside is off road parking for four cars, plus a beautiful terraced garden with large lawned areas and a selection of patio areas with furniture, including a quaint, covered gazebo with patio heater, seating eight people; perfect for indulging in a glass of wine after a busy day exploring the 10 museums, or walking or cycling the beautiful surrounding woodland and countryside. Riverside Cottage offers truly wonderful holiday accommodation for any family or group of friends looking to explore this delightful area.

Ironbridge is a World Heritage Site set in a beautiful wooded valley in the heart of the Shropshire countryside. It is one of Shropshire's top attractions and the Ironbridge Gorge is known throughout the world as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution.

Gas central heating. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 4 cars. Large terraced garden leading to River Severn with patio, furniture, BBQ and eight-seater gazebo (covered between Feb-Oct). Private fishing. Three well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Pub and shop 3 mins walk. Note: Due to riverside location, children and pets must supervised. Note: Fishing licence required to fish on the River Severn, available to purchase online or from Telford Council.


  • Accepts Pets
  • Cooker
  • Cots
  • Dishwasher
  • Fishing
  • Fishing available
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Great view
  • High chair
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • Near pub

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Mrs Tipson
January 2015
Ironbridge is a lovely place and we would definitely return in the future. In particular the antiques shops and the Merrythought Teddybear factory and shop were very interesting. Great walks, if not a bit muddy at this time of year.
Mr Rutter
February 2015
The garden was quirky as were the artefacts around the cottage.
Mr Midgley
October 2015
All the bedrooms were of a good size and the kitchen was particularly well equipped. The terraced garden was lovely with a variety of seating areas. I can imagine in the summer it would be a treat to sit out.
Mr Cawte
July 2016
A fantastic property in a great location in Ironbridge itself. Fishing at the bottom of the garden is good. Overall it was a great place to stay and there was lots to do in and around the town, with plenty of excellent places to eat.
Miss Witton
May 2016
We liked everything about Riverside Cottage. The garden is very quirky and lovely to sit in after a day out. This is our second visit and hopefully not our last.
Miss Dutton
November 2014
This was an amazing cottage with a beautiful garden. It was in a perfect location and we couldn't have asked for more. Thank you.
Miss Burney
July 2015
A very nice cottage with a lovely garden, plenty of space and in a good location. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.
Mr Beastall
September 2015
We loved the view from the back of the house down the garden to the river and the eclectic collection of garden ornaments. The local pubs and take aways were very nice and everybody was very friendly.
Mr Lilley
September 2014
Had a wonderful secluded garden, and the house garden were full of interesting quirky artefacts.
Mr Shirt
October 2014
The house was very comfortable and furnished extremely well with lots of unusual items. Plenty of space for our party of six. Ideally located for the town, pubs and restaurants. The garden was excellent and the gazebo was brilliant for sitting in with a glass of wine in the evenings.
Mrs Knight
May 2014
The house was more than we expected it was so well equipped and all good quality. The garden was so beautiful some days you didn't want to leave but with places to visit we had to.
Mr Nash
May 2014
A very good family cottage. Close to a lot of local attractions with a choice of shops and restaurants all within walking distance.
Mrs Leyland
June 2014
The location of the property was excellent and the garden was out of this world. Would have gladly stayed at the cottage and not gone out but there is so much to see in the area.
Mrs Urry
June 2014
One word to describe the cottage and garden would be PERFECT.
Miss Hughes
September 2014
We loved the mattresses on the beds, by far the best we have slept on any holiday. The location was also fantastic but the best thing was the views of the rear garden it was amazing and we didn't want to go home.
December 2014
We stayed in this lovely house at the end of November with friends. Two of them were visiting from Australia so we had our Christmas early. The dining room was perfect for your old fashioned Christmas. The living area was beautiful with plenty of seating and the kitchen had everything you need. I have never stayed in a cottage that had so many cooking utensils. Even had a wine fridge! The view from the patio of the garden is beautiful even in winter. The bathroom is great with jacuzzi bath. There are mirrors everywhere! Bedrooms, bathrooms even in the kitchen. It is very convenient for the town of Ironbridge, literally two minutes walk and there is a brilliant shopping centre 10 minutes drive away in Telford. The fishing was not that good though. Three men caught 2 fish in 3 days. They are all fisherman too so all the excuses came out! They went down river but still no action. Still you can't have everything. We all enjoyed the weekend and would definitely recommend the cottage.
Robert B
September 2015
Lovely place, having a nice time just relaxing and doing a spot of fishing
angela m
October 2015
I said cottage as that's what it was called but its a large house, right in the heart of Ironbridge, just a very short walk to the end of the street and your at the shops, bars and restaurants. About 10 mins. drive to blitz museum and all the other museums are the same distance or less. The cottage is very well maintained, comfortable and the garden is a one off, its in layers, all with sitting areas, a swinging chair on two levels and a gazebo look at the river. You can fish from the bottom of the garden into the river Severn. Will definitely return to this property and recommended to all our friends
July 2016
This is a lovely house in a beautiful setting by the river Severn , located centrally in the lovely town of Ironbridge. However, I do feel that there are a number of safety issues in the property, internally there are steps to different levels, plus a narrow and very steep open step stairs. Externally you have a steep garden, with steps of various levels and some without any handrails. So if you have mobility problems this is probably not the accommodation for you. Plus if you have young children or dogs there is nowhere in the garden that is enclosed, which means whenever they are outside there us a danger of them falling down steps or getting to the very fast moving river. It would be better if the top patio could be closed off . Just to say on the listing that they have to be supervised all the time is not sufficient . I would not recommend this property at present, if the safety issues are resolved then it would be an ideal place to spend sometime relaxing time.
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