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THE OLD MANSE, detached Victorian cottage, hot tub, pets welcome, open fire and

9 reviews
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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
3 nights minimum
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This delightful, detached cottage sits close to the centre of Bishop's Castle in the Heart of England, and sleeps seven people in four bedrooms.The Old Manse is a delightful, detached cottage set close to centre of Bishop's Castle in the Heart of England. With four bedrooms, including two doubles, one single and one twin, this cottage can sleep seven people. The cottage also includes a bathroom with a roll-top bath and a wet room, there is a kitchen with dining area and two sitting rooms, one with a woodburner and one with an open fire. Outside is off road parking for 1 car and further roadside parking, as well as a garage with bike storage and a pool table, plus a raised decked area boasting a hot tub, furniture and a BBQ. The Old Manse sits in a fantastic central location for enjoying th...This delightful, detached cottage sits close to the centre of Bishop's Castle in the Heart of England, and sleeps seven people in four bedrooms.The Old Manse is a delightful, detached cottage set close to centre of Bishop's Castle in the Heart of England. With four bedrooms, including two doubles, one single and one twin, this cottage can sleep seven people. The cottage also includes a bathroom with a roll-top bath and a wet room, there is a kitchen with dining area and two sitting rooms, one with a woodburner and one with an open fire. Outside is off road parking for 1 car and further roadside parking, as well as a garage with bike storage and a pool table, plus a raised decked area boasting a hot tub, furniture and a BBQ. The Old Manse sits in a fantastic central location for enjoying this lovely market town, but with surrounding beautiful countryside and special touches throughout, if offers a delightful base for families and friends searching for a special holiday in Shropshire. Amenities: Oil central heating with open fire and woodburner. Electric AGA with 3 ovens and ceramic hotplates, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview and Amazon fire stick with over 400 hours of films/TV and over a 1000 albums of music, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel, power and starter pack for fires inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate on request. Off road parking for 1 car, plus ample free unrestricted roadside parking outside cottage. Garage with pool table and bike storage. Enclosed, elevated decked terrace with hot tub, furniture and BBQ. Two well-behaved dogs welcome (downstairs only). Sorry, no smoking. Shops 4 mins walk, pub 1 min walk. Note: The decked terrace with hot tub is only accessible through the twin bedroom. 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: The attractive market town of Bishop's Castle is situated in the Outstanding Natural Beauty of the South West Shropshire Hills. The ancient town offers a weekly market and an excellent variety of shops, pubs and places to eat. It is famous for its annual Real Ale Festival and regular fairs, with the Michaelmas Fair being particularly popular.More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely weekend at the Old Manse. The owners have clearly read all previous reviews and made any necessary improvements. Big American fridge freezer with water and ice, both ovens fully working, shower absolutely fine, hot tub very clean. The decoration is very...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank GEMMA J
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Firstly the positives: very comfortable beds, great hot tub, lots of books and games. Ample parking, easy to find. TV took as a little while to get right but no problems from then on. Very near the town which has some interesting aspects and nice...More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank Theophania
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

On first arriving the first thing we noticed was the state of the windows, I know the property is on a main road but its not a busy road and no excuse for a rental property, the dirt looked like it had been there for...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank tpb25
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We stayed here in June 2017 and were surprised to see that the cottage wasn't in the middle of nowhere as the picture can look, it is directly on the high street with houses all round it. Excellent photography skills at Sykes. Here's our review......More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Katie19986
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Large old house, well-situated, with great pub and shops nearby. Parking is no problem. Furniture and beds fine. Cooker failed to reach temperature; fridge froze our food; heating not working in bathroom; shower partially blocked and with faulty on/off switch. CO alarms, chopping boards (for...More

Date of stay: March 2017
5  Thank woodywork
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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