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Marthas Cottage overlooking the Iron Bridge.

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Double Bedroom
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13 reviews
Double Bedroom
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The Ironbridge
Jackfield Memorial Bridge
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge, Telford, Shropshire, England
Dating from 1747 Marthas Cottage was built 30 years before the opening of the world famous Iron Bridge when the River Severn locally could only be crossed by ferry.

The cottage has all modern amenities including a 3D & HD TV, surround sound and DVD player but it still retains its 18th Century olde-worlde character.

The location is idyllic. Just off the main through route (The Wharfage) but with a view over the world famous bridge itself. The village square and its amenities are just 2 minutes away by charming alleyways, locally known as 'jitties'. Private parking for two cars.

Accommodation consists of an oak-beamed living/dining room and a kitchen on the ground floor, with two elegant bedrooms. One double bedroom, a cosy twin bedded room and bathroom above.
The kitchen contains a gas hob, electric oven, combination micro...
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Listing #FKN3256086
About the Owner
John R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:88%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have recently returned from Marthas cottage. Stayed for 3 nights with our grandson to visit Blists Hill and Hoo Farm north of Telford. Good base to put down for the 3 nights. Parking space was no problem and pretty little garden that has suffered a...More

1  Thank NickAdam
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to be your host. You are of course welcome back at any time ......... John

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have just returned from a 5 night stay at the cottage with my Daughter and two grandchildren. It was the perfect place to be based for the week as we were visiting the Ironbridge museums, as well as the Black Country Living Museum. A...More

1  Thank Brenda W
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Brenda .......it was a real pleasure ! You and your girls are awesome.

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

We have just returned from a stay at Marthas Cottage in Ironbridge. The cottage was excellent. A little dark but that was a good thing after returning from the heat and sun. We made good use of being able to open the top half of...More

Thank Mark_7169
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Very grateful for your feedback Mark.......... please come back soon.

Amenities
  • Cooker
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
AU$85
GBP 49
AU$85
GBP 49
AU$567
GBP 325
1 Aug 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
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3 nights
AU$139
GBP 80
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AU$741
GBP 425
1 Sep 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
Default
3 nights
AU$131
GBP 75
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AU$741
GBP 425
1 Oct 2018 -
30 Nov 2018
Default
3 nights
AU$113
GBP 65
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AU$601
GBP 345
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning Fee : AU$44 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The perfect setting................
Situated on the sunny Southern slopes of the Ironbridge Gorge with private parking for two cars right outside the door. Marthas Cottage is perfectly located; away from the hustle and bustle of the main street but still only two minutes walk from the shops and the world famous Iron bridge.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Birmingham International: 30.0 km
Railway: Telford Central: 12.0 km
Ferry: Liverpool: 90.0 km
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