The Sherriffs - Lyonshall, Kington, Herefordshire, England - Sleeps 18
Nestling on a family owned seven hundred acre estate in Herefordshire, White Heron Properties offer a choice of five holiday homes (Four and Five Star rated), each with its own unique character and a high degree of comfort and style. Providing self-catering accommodation for parties of two to fifty guests, Whittern Estate is an ideal choice whether you're looking for a romantic break, a corporate venue or want to celebrate a special occasion with friends or family. All of the properties are furnished to a high standard, beautifully decorated and afford lots of original character and features.
Set in a tranquil position amongst rolling Herefordshire farmland, the surrounding area offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts including golf, mountain biking, horse riding, cycling country lanes, kayaking, shooting go-karting and superb walking with the Offa's Dyke path nearby and the stunning Welsh Hills. Antique hunters will not be disappointed with great opportunities at Ludlow, Kington and Leominster and there is a Michelin Star pub which was the first of its kind, just two miles away in Titley (The Stagg Inn). For those who want to simply relax and enjoy a taste of country living, this is the perfect place to unwind so that you can end your stay inspired and rejuvenated.
For those who can tear themselves away from the beautiful setting of Whittern Estate, there are plenty of places to visit for great days out. The literary town of Hay-on-Wye, Ludlow (a 'foodie heaven') and the cathedral city of Hereford with its historic charm are all within easy driving distance, as are the Brecon Beacons, Malvern Hills, Shropshire Hills and Wenlock Edge.
- Open Fire
- Garden/Outside Area
- Bike Storage
- Golf Nearby
- Off-Road Parking
- Washing Machine
- Tumble Dryer
- CD Player
- Kingsize Bed
The Sherriffs Continued
The Sherriffs is a large Grade II listed Queen Anne house that offers Four Star accommodation for up to eighteen guests in eight spacious bedrooms (four en-suites plus two additional bathrooms) with three reception rooms and a large kitchen - plenty of living space for everyone! The property is dog-friendly and sits in a private position on the estate, offering guests a chance to live the 'Downton Abbey' life.
- Three large reception rooms (dining room, drawing room and sitting room).
- Fully modernised spacious kitchen/dining room.
- Ground floor WC and separate cloak room.
- Five double bedrooms (three en-suites and one family bathroom).
- One twin bedroom.
- One double bedroom (en-suite).
- One bedroom that has four single beds.
- Family bathroom.
Other facilities include: Open fire, central heating, washing and drying machine, television, Sky, DVD player, telephone, music centre, games, parking for ten cars, linen and bath towels provided and a welcome hamper.
- Isolated setting with mature gardens.
- Access to walks around the farm.
- Garden furniture and barbecue provided.
- Outside catering can be arranged and meals can be delivered to the door.
- Basic groceries can be pre-ordered and delivered.
- Full central heating.
Short breaks from £1260. Peak rate applies to New Year.
Low Season from £1785
Mid Season from £2420
High Season from £3900
Peak Season £4400
Star Rating: 4 Star
Pets: Yes, 2 dogs allowed
Changeover Day: Friday
Cheque, Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Sleeps 18 people in 8 bedrooms (4 Doubles, 1 Twin, Family rm with 4 beds)
Group booking details:
All male groups: Please enquire with owner
All female groups: Please enquire with owner
Catering Available: Yes
Owner: Jo Hilditch click Contact Details for owner´s phone number and email address.
The Sherriffs joined Independent Cottages in Oct 2006
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