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2 The Vineyard

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7 Nights  

  • £525  to  £695

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    (2 night min all year)

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    2 (all year)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Sorry
    No Dogs

  • Access

    Stairs

  • Star Rating

    4 Star
    Gold

  • Accessible by Public Transport

About 2 The Vineyard

2 The Vineyard is in the gorgeous Shropshire market town of Ludlow, within walking distance of Ludlow Castle, shops and friendly pubs like the Charlton Arms. The property has lovely features that include solid oak beams and a stone fireplace and is comfortably furnished to accommodate four people in two bedrooms. It's the perfect choice for a romantic couple's weekend away, a fun foodie break with friends or a relaxed holiday with your family.

Ludlow is a lively market town with excellent amenities. It's ideal as a place for a self-catering holiday because there's a lot to do in town and it is close to beautiful footpaths, cycleways, and picturesque scenery. Start your holiday with one of Ludlow's most famous sights - that of the church tower, castle and town roofs from Breadwalk. Cross the River Teme over the Ludford Bridge, about 250 metres from the cottage. Walk east beside the river and up through the Whitcliffe nature reserve to get the best views. Once you've seen enough, stroll down to Millenium Green by the River Teme over Dinham Bridge, and from there back up to the castle and town centre.

The cottage is just outside of Ludlow's town walls, a stone's throw from the only surviving medieval entrance gate - Broadgate - and a section of stone walls built in 1233 for fortification. The Broadgate's age makes the famous black and white timber buildings look almost modern by comparison, even though they are at least 400 years old. One of the finest examples is the Feathers Hotel which dates from 1619 and is just one of more than 500 listed buildings in Ludlow. If you're there on Boxing Day, you may witness a team from the Feathers compete in a tug-of-war against those from the Bull, a rival hotel over the road. It's loads of fun and just one of many charming quirks Ludlow embraces about its past. The town centre is a mix of independent shops and familiar names, and also an open-air market most days of the week and a fantastic array of excellent pubs, cafes, restaurants and specialist food shops. Ludlow's foodie scene is celebrated every year with an annual Food Festival (the UK's oldest) held over the second weekend in September.

Outside of town, the stunning Welsh Marches provide a wealth of footpaths, cycling routes, and fishing and golf opportunities. Mortimer Forest is less than a mile west of town with a choice of way-marked walking and cycling trails to suit all abilities. Hopton Wood is popular with local mountain bikers. You can hire bicycles locally if necessary. From the cottage, you can also visit Hereford's beautiful cathedral, the book town of Hay-on-Wye, or even spend a day shopping in Birmingham.

The high standard of accommodation at No 2 The Vineyard has been recognised with a 4-Star Gold Award from Shropshire Tourism. Guests rave about the peaceful surroundings, the convenient location and the thoughtful touches throughout.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Andrew Handley joined Independent Cottages in February 2021


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Accessible by Public Transport
  • Cot
  • Pub Nearby
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite/ cable TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi

Location (Shropshire)

Accommodation Comprises:

2 The Vineyard is a spacious mews cottage with accommodation over two levels.

Downstairs:

  • Cosy sitting room with lovely garden views, oak floor and beams, and a stone fireplace with a gas-fired 'log-effect' stove for a wood burner's warmth and ambience without the mess. There are two deep sofas with plenty of cushions, a 40-inch Smart TV with Freeview channels and a DVD player, plus a BOSE sound system with Bluetooth facility. The cottage has WiFi throughout.
  • Two steps lead into the chic kitchen/diner, which has laminate flooring and an oak dining table for a cohesive look. The owners can provide a high chair if it is required - please request this when booking. Fitted cabinets are full of the equipment and utensils guests expect for self-catering, and the efficient appliances include a tall fridge, an electric oven and stove, and a dishwasher. There is also a washer/dryer for guest convenience.

Upstairs:

  • Master bedroom with a dormer window overlooking gardens towards the river and nature reserve, a kingsize frame bed, wardrobe and bedside tables with drawers and reading lights. The Hypnos mattress and Egyptian cotton bedlinen will help ensure you sleep soundly. A travel cot (including bedding) and an inflatable bed suitable for a child up to the age of eight are available on request.
  • Second bedroom with a Hypnos double divan bed, clothes storage unit, and views towards Whitcliffe and the Teme River. As with the bed in the master bedroom, it has a Hypnos mattress and Egyptian cotton bedding.
  • Contemporary tiled bathroom with a shower over the bath, heated towel rail, WC and washstand with vessel hand basin. Egyptian cotton bath towels are provided for each guest.

Outside: There is a bench with outdoor cushions for guests to sit and enjoy the tranquil views and sound of birdsong. The cottage is accessed via a private footpath and has no passing traffic. The cottage has a permit to enable free on-street parking outside The Vineyard.

Additional Information: Utilities, WiFi, bed linen and bath towels are all provided. Smoking and pets are not permitted.

Star Rating: 4 Star Gold

2 The Vineyard Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 King & 1 Double)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
Sorry, the owner does not accept pets
Accessibility:
Not suitable for wheelchair users
Smoking:
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
From £525
To £695
Preferred Arrival Day:
Flexible
Payment Options:
Paypal, Cheque, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
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Andrew Handley
Member Since February 2021

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* Calendar last updated: 29th November 2021
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