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Step Out Of The Door And You Are Immediately In Walking And Cycling Heaven

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

4-star Cottage near Church Stretton boasting an idyllic settling with magnificent views

The spacious, open plan, 4-star accommodation at Minton Lane Cottage comprises of a large double bedroom with comfortable double bed, built-in wardrobes and panoramic views from all three windows. The property sleeps 2 adults but additional beds can be made available for children. There is a good-sized, modern shower room, fully fitted kitchen area and very well-presented dining/living space with wood-burning stove, perfect for cozy nights in after exploring the stunning Shropshire countryside.

The property is presented to a very high standard throughout, with stunning features including exposed beams and brickwork. Outside there is a patio area with table and chairs for alfresco dining and ample room for parking. Situated on a smallholding, the cottage is positioned midway between the pretty villages of Minton and Little Stretton, placing you in excellent walking and cycling countryside.

Minton Lane Cottage boasts an enviable location; an idyllic, peaceful spot nestled into the Long Mynd, with magnificent views all around, making it the perfect place to stay when exploring Shropshire. There are two good pubs serving food, wine and ale within easy walking distance and a range of shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants can be found in Church Stretton just 1.5 miles away.

The property is easily accessible by road or rail. The station in Church Stretton is on the Manchester to Cardiff line, with a links to London from Newport, South Wales. If arriving by train, we are happy to provide a personal pick up and drop off service – just one of the many things we do to try and make your stay with us as relaxing and enjoyable as possible.

12 miles north of the cottage is the county town of Shrewsbury and 12 miles south is the town of Ludlow. Both towns are abundant with half-timbered buildings that house shops and, in some cases, top Michelin-starred restaurants. The towns are an architectural treat for everyone.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Little Stretton in Shropshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • A good-sized shower room and wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: A large double bedroom with Kingsize bed, built-in wardrobes and panoramic views from all three windows (sleeps 2 but additional beds could be made available for children).
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Set in a truly beautiful location with good pubs in walking distance serving good ales and food. See our website for further details. Outside: Set in 3 acres of glorious countryside with wildlife pool, outside patio area with table and 4 chairs. Portable BBQ. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen provided

Reviews

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Step Out Of The Door And You Are Immediately In Walking And Cycling Heaven
average rating of 4.75 based on 9 reviews
5

Absolutely beautiful, Can't wait to return.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here in Feb 18 and had a great relaxing winter weekend. I would definitely recommend this cottage its like home away from home. We visited with a 11 month old, a 4 year old and a 13 year old plus two adults and all of us where accommodated for. Although there is only 1 bedroom it is a large room and very comfortable with stunning views from all windows and ample room for all of us. We where visiting family in Telford and this property was well situated, a nice driving distance. There are lovely gentle country walks and a fantastic outside area where our children loved playing, they got stuck in and a very dirty but loved every minute of it. After being cold outside it was nice to snuggle up in a cosy open plan cottage and in front of the log burning stove. Sarah is very welcoming and helpful. Everything worked, everything was clean, cannot fault this property and look forward to return when its warmer and can enjoy the views at night in the garden. I am sure we will be visiting this property for many years to come. Thank you so much, this has definitely given me a bug to spend many weekends in the country side.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely hideaway

  • 5 of 5

Spent Christmas here, just the 2 of us. Amazing.

Perfect spot, superb walking on the doorstop in every direction - the Long Mynd is straight out the door. Two good pubs within easy walking and plenty more a bit further afield.

Cottage was a really nice space and the woodburner got well used as we had snow.

Sarah was really friendly and helpful.

All in all a lovely Christmas break with lots of walking and not a turkey in sight! Perfect!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely cosy cottage

  • 5 of 5

Fab setting for a lovely cottage hide-away. Immaculate accommodation with all mod-cons come rain or shine. Stunning bedroom views , loads of parking and exceptional local walks as well as great local pubs.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
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5

Lovely cottage, beautiful surroundings

  • 5 of 5

We had a brilliant stay at Minton Lane Cottage. The cottage is bright and comfortable and well equipped. It is located in beautiful surroundings - I wish we could wake up to those views every day! There are two lovely pubs within walking distance, both very friendly and serving excellent food. Church Stretton is a lovely town and there is excellent walking all around. Can't wait to come back!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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5

Lovely place, just the right size for us and the 2 dogs.

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely stunning views to wake up to. Huge garden for the dogs to run around in first thing in the morning. Within easy reach of so many beautiful walks and lovely pubs.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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last minute booking delivered a great break

  • 4 of 5

Property great for the two of us and surrounding countryside had lots to offer. Great walks/ shopping / history and weather.

We booked late but everything was ready and waiting for our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
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Owner

Sarah Longville
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2018

Why Sarah Longville chose Little Stretton

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Guestbook comments from the owner

'What a great cottage, beautifully renovated. Very comfortable and spacious, we will definitely be back! Excellent location for walking and great views.' Mike and Judy

"What a lovely cottage with friendly helpful hosts. Andy even set the fire for us each day. we'll be back" Nan and Phil

"Extremely well equipped and comfortable cottage. The warmth of Andy and Sarah's welcome could not have been better. Even providing fresh eggs, a loaf of bread and finding teddies for our baby to play with. Perfect situation for walking which we have thoroughly enjoyed. Looking forward to returning in the future." Katherine and Milo
Apr 2013
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Location

Minton Lane Cottage boasts an enviable location; an idyllic, peaceful spot nestled into the Long Mynd, with magnificent views all around, making it the perfect place to stay when exploring Shropshire. There are two good pubs serving food, wine and ale within easy walking distance and a range of shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants can be found in Church Stretton just 1.5 miles away.

The property is easily accessible by road or rail. The station in Church Stretton is on the Manchester to Cardiff line, with a links to London from Newport, South Wales. If arriving by train, we are happy to provide a personal pick up and drop off service – just one of the many things we do to try and make your stay with us as relaxing and enjoyable as possible.

12 miles north of the cottage is the county town of Shrewsbury and 12 miles south is the town of Ludlow. Both towns are abundant with half-timbered buildings that house shops and, in some cases, top Michelin-starred restaurants. The towns are an architectural treat for everyone.

Birmingham, Manchester, Cardiff Airports 90 to 120 minutes away.

Close to the Welsh border, castles (Shrewsbury,Ludlow, Stokesay, Croft, Powys and Chirk) and buildings of national interest that are open to the public.

Further Details:

Church Stretton is l.5 miles away, where you will find banks, shops, public houses, cafes and restaurants.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £15

Booking Notes:
Minimum 2-night stay
1 dog allowed at a charge of £15.00

Price Bands

Band A – £260 per week or £60 per night

Band B – £290 per week or £65 per night

Band C – £334 per week or £70 per night

Band D – £384 per week or £75 per night

Band E – £434 per week £80 per night

Christmas and New Year (Bookings between 22nd December and 7th January – Band E applies

Electricity, 1 x basket of logs, towels, linen and wifi included in price.

1 well-behaved dog welcome at an additional charge of £15.00.

If your stay spans over 2 price bands, the higher price band will apply.

Month Price Band
September - Band C
October - Band C
November - Band A
December - Band A (Christmas and New Year – Band E)
January - Band A (New Year – Band X)
February - Band B
March - Band C
April - Band C
May - Band D
June - Band D
July - Band E
August - Band E

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact Sarah.

Changeover Day:
Arrival/Departure: Arrive – 15.00 hours Depart – 10.00 hours

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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