About this property
Bishop’s Castle 4.7 miles. This detached, elevated, stone-built cottage sits in the heart of the pretty hamlet of Norbury, right opposite the church, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just under five miles from the quaint town of Bishop’s Castle. This delightful Norbury holiday cottage is very well appointed with a contemporary theme throughout, making it perfect for a holiday with family or friends in this beautiful part of Shropshire. There are four bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room, while the well-equipped, contemporary kitchen is the perfect place to create culinary delights, and the welcoming sitting room with dining area has a woodburner, adding to the cosy, cottage atmosphere that this holiday home near Bishop’s Castle radiates. The large gardens wrap around the property, offering ideal space for family fun and barbecues in the sunshine after a day of exploring the beautiful county of Shropshire. This Norbury cottage is close to two real ale pubs and is surrounded by many wonderful walking and cycling routes that trail along the nearby Shropshire Way and through the scenic Long Mynd and Stiperstones hills. Enjoy the Clun and Kerry Forests, wander the sweeping South Shropshire Hills, or spend a day in the historic towns of Ludlow and Shrewsbury. The fine, fortified manor house of Stokesay Castle can be reached within twenty minutes’ drive, and for a memorable day trip, the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, with its 10 museums, can be discovered with an hour of this charming Shropshire cottage. This Norbury cottage near Bishop’s Castle provides a perfect base for exploring the attractive towns and countryside that make up this stunning area of Shropshire.