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The Schoolhouse Brewhouse, Bishop'S Castle

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Schoolhouse Brewhouse is a delightful upper ground floor cottage apartment, just five minutes' walk from Bishop's Castle. This cottage sleeps four and has two bedrooms, plus a pretty garden, hot tub, woodburner, summerhouse and tennis court.Schoolhouse Brewhouse is a wonderful ground floor cottage apartment, next door to the owner's house in 2.5 acres of grounds, and is just a five minute walk from the market town of Bishops Castle. This welcoming cottage apartment has been renovated to a high standard and offers a lovely open plan living area with a well equipped, fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with a woodburner. The cottage sleeps four and has two light and airy bedrooms - one double, which has an en-suite and balcony and one twin room. Outside, this cottage has a pretty ga...Schoolhouse Brewhouse is a delightful upper ground floor cottage apartment, just five minutes' walk from Bishop's Castle. This cottage sleeps four and has two bedrooms, plus a pretty garden, hot tub, woodburner, summerhouse and tennis court.Schoolhouse Brewhouse is a wonderful ground floor cottage apartment, next door to the owner's house in 2.5 acres of grounds, and is just a five minute walk from the market town of Bishops Castle. This welcoming cottage apartment has been renovated to a high standard and offers a lovely open plan living area with a well equipped, fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with a woodburner. The cottage sleeps four and has two light and airy bedrooms - one double, which has an en-suite and balcony and one twin room. Outside, this cottage has a pretty garden with a fantastic hot tub and cosy summer house - perfect for dining and relaxing in after a busy day exploring the area. There is also a tennis court within the grounds. Close to Schoolhouse Brewhouse are a number of towns, attractions and places to see, including; Offa's Dyke and the Shropshire Way, the towns of Ludlow and Shrewsbury and Stokesay Castle. This cottage is an ideal base for exploring the area. Amenities: Electricity from state of the art photovoltaic cell system, heating from solar panels and oil-fired system for back-up, solar panels for hot water plus full water re-cycling system. Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge, shared use of washing machine, dishwasher, TVs, DVDs, CD, iPod docks, WiFi. Fuel & power inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot & highchair. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lawned garden with furniture & summerhouse with sofa bed. Exclusive use of hot tub in garden. Shared use of all year round tennis court. Sorry, no pets & no smoking this includes E-cigs. Town shops & amenities 5 mins walk. Award-winning real ale pub/restaurant 1 min walk. Note: Ramped access to property. Note: Local authority prohibits use of the hot tub between the hours of 11pm and 8am. Region: 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. Town: Situated in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is the historic market town of Bishops Castle. This lovely town offers a weekly market and an excellent variety of shops, pubs and places to eat. The town is famous for its annual Real Ale Festival and regular fairs, which includes the popular Michaelmas Fair. The town is ideally placed for walking and touring the Welsh Marches and rural Shropshire, plus the towns of Ludlow and Shrewsbury are within driving distance. There are a number of other attractions nearby including; Powis Castle, the Severn Valley Railway and walks along stunning Offa's Dyke and The Shropshire Way. A perfect location close to many places of interest.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 18 July 2020 via mobile

Booked to stay just after lockdown for a 3 night stay. Apartment fully equipped with everything you need. Hot tub available for use and very relaxing. Bishop's Castle is a lovely little village with a few pubs all within walking distance of the apartment. We...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank amanda m
Reviewed 21 September 2019

This is a light and airy apartment/ cottage in a lovely location. It is exceptionally well equipped for self catering. It has beautiful views over Long Mind from its floor to ceiling lounge window.there is a wood burner with logs for cooler days. The bedrooms...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Binkie13
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Stayed many times, last 2 visits November 2017 and January 2018, never disappoints. Hot tub great after 13 mile walk in the snow on long mynd. It's a bit weird running across garden in the snow wearing just a swimming costume. Great location, only few...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank VStorey50
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The location of the cottage is ideal for walking or cycling, with no need to use the car if you prefer not too. The town of Bishop Castle has everything you need with plenty of pubs to visit. We ate at the Boars head pub,...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Tracey C
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Don't bother going here place is filthy couldn't even go in hot tub the canopy was covered in green algae and if I could have found a mower I would of cut the lawn.Never book with Sykes again complained to them and haven't even had...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Stayed many times and always great. Location of apartment perfect for Bishops Castle, especially Three Tuns PH and Castle Hotel. Apartment always clean and furnished beautifully, log burning fire fab after walk on long mynd and once you have been in hot tub.

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank VStorey50
Reviewed 16 March 2015

A lovely cottage on the edge of the market town of Bishops Castle. It has everything you need and a little extra. The hot tub is a real delight and fantastic for that early morning coffee or relaxing after a day exploring the area (I...More

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank CarlaGUnitedKingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2014

Location and accommodation fab, hot tub and wood burner great. Would definitely stay here again. Love Bishops Castle.

Date of stay: December 2014
Thank VStorey50
Reviewed 14 September 2014

We have just had 4 lovely days here its so relaxing, enjoyed a game of tennis relaxed in the hot tub, our 2nd visit to this lovely apartment which is very spacious and nice to have your own TV's in the bedroom, lovely surrounding areas...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank Sue W
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Stayed for one week this August and loved every minute! Furnishings of the highest standard and immaculate! Little touches like good bedding and towels made the difference. The hot tub made the place extra special

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank KarenJohnson66
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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