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Exterior | The Acton Scott Estate - The Shooting Lodge, Acton Scott
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  • Cottage
  • Acton Scott, near Church Stretton
  • RNP

The Acton Scott Estate - The Shooting Lodge

7.9

out of 10

  • 11

  • 4

  • 2

  • 3

Car parking on site
Detached
Garden / Patio

Passing through fields and woodland to the secluded Shooting Lodge, yet Shrewsbury and Ludlow are both nearby.

Location: The spectacular Stretton Hills and Welsh Marches offer riding, cycling and walking. Among the many nearby sites are Attingham Park, the famous Ironbridge Gorge and its many museums, the castles of Powis and Stokesay and Wroxeter Roman city. The prettiest market towns and traditional country pubs are all close at hand including Shrewsbury to the north, on the banks of the River Severn; and Ludlow, to the south, with its medieval castle. This is a food paradise with fine restaurants and artisan shops galore. Shop 4 miles.

For more information about Acton Scott visit www.actonscott.com

Accommodation:
Ground Floor:
Banqueting room:
With open fire, Freeview TV, DVD player, beams and flagstone floor.
Kitchen/dining room: Farmhouse style with LPG range, microwave and dishwasher.
Utility room: With electric oven, electric hob, fridge/freezer and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and en-suite with shower cubicle (no toilet).
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle and toilet.
Separate toilet.
Steep and narrow stairs to...
First Floor:
Customers are welcome to push the twin beds together to form double beds, if required.
Bedroom 2: With 2ft 6in twin beds and wooden floor.
Bedroom 3 (low doorway): With twin beds and wooden floor.
Bedroom 4: With twin beds, additional bed (2ft 6in wide) and oak floor.
Log cabin room (35 metres from main house): With double sofa bed, commode-style toilet and vanity unit.

Oil central heating (electric oil heater in log cabin), gas, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Initial fuel for open fire included. Cot and highchair. External table tennis room. Large garden with patio, garden furniture and charcoal BBQ. Ample parking. No smoking.

A finely restored and spacious character property situated in its own private grounds, commanding uninterrupted views across open parkland towards Wenlock Edge.
Approached by a track that winds through fields and woodland, The Shooting Lodge dates to the mid 18th century and occupies an idyllic position in a picturesque landscape unchanged for two centuries.
The Shooting Lodge includes a wealth of period features, such as beamed ceilings, oak floors and open fireplaces. Restored to an excellent standard, it offers a large oak framed banqueting room, for relaxing and entertaining, spacious and bespoke farmhouse-style kitchen with a Belfast sink, the convenience of a secondary kitchen/utility and south facing lawns with patios and a charcoal barbecue.
Two of the twin bedrooms have wash basins and one has a feature fireplace. There is a rustic log cabin summerhouse with viewing platform and external table tennis room. The property is very popular with families and small groups of friends.

Features

Accessible – Ground Floor Wet Room

Accessible – Walk In Shower or Bath

Barbecue

Cot Available - Cot

Cycle Store

Detached Property

Dishwasher

Garden or Patio

Golf nearby

Ground floor facilities

Highchair Available

Historical Property

Open Fire

Parking - On Site

Quirky - Featured on TV

Shower Cubicle

Unique Cottages

Washing Machine

Location

Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00

Pets

  • 3 pets allowed - charges apply

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Bed linen

Smoking

  • No smoking, please

Overall holiday experience

Based on 13 reviews

7.9

out of 10

Value for money

7.7

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort and Equipment

7.2

Location

9.2

Local amenities

7.8

Overall rating

7.9

Mrs R W

  • Richmond

  • Family

8

out of 10

This is a fantastic venue to unite friends and family in a remote and beautiful location. A very interesting and quirky accommodation. Fabulous dining and sitting room hall with high beamed ceilings. Kitchen large with seating for 8/10 for breakfast. A bit limited on kitchen utensils, chopping boards hand wash and shower gel etc. Bedrooms accommodate a cot and several single beds, one double and the chalet in the garden. Made with fresh white bed linen and towels. 1 full bathroom, separate toilet and en suite shower require planning for a full house. Surrounding footpaths give access to rolling countryside. The clamping site and historical farm on the estate appeared to be closed.

27 Jul 2022

Dan

  • Camberley

  • Family

5

out of 10

This is our 3rd time staying at this property, the first time was 13 years ago and nothing has changed which is disappointing. The tumble dryer, washing machine and microwave should be thrown away. They are filthy and rusty. Very poor show. The bathroom is outdated and shabby. Come on guys spend a little bit of money on the joint. Overall we look the property and especially the location but it's really rather dirty in places. So much for covid cleaning. The whole place needs a deep clean

23 Jul 2022

Andrew

  • Spalding

  • Friends

10

out of 10

Great for group staycation. It’s an old house so don’t expect premiership standards. Beds clean and comfy. Towels fresh and fluffy. Awesome location.

22 Jun 2022

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