Swallows Cottage

LOCATION

Shrewsbury, SHROPSHIRE

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Opening status: Open
Our COVID-19 measures:
Disposable gloves and appropriate cleaning materials are available in the cottage. Guests will be asked if they wish to bring their own bed linen and towels. Guests staying in the cottage for more than one week will be offered fresh linen and towels mid way through their stay which will be packaged and left outside the property.

FROM THE ESTABLISHMENT

Swallows Cottage is situated in the small village of Harley, close to Much Wenlock and surrounded by the beautiful Shropshire Hills. Offering comfortable self catering accommodation for up to 4 people, parking for 2 cars and pretty outside seating area. Perfect for walking and easy access to local historic towns and attractions.

Swallows Cottage
Harley, Shrewsbury, SHROPSHIRE, SY5 6LP
Phone : 01952510825

About the area

Discover Shropshire

Perhaps nowhere else in England will you find a county so deeply rural and with so much variety as Shropshire. Choose a clear day, climb to the top of The Wrekin, and look down on that ‘land of lost content’ so wistfully evoked by A E Housman. Peer through your binoculars and trace the course of Britain’s longest river as the Severn sweeps through the county, from the Breidden Hills to Wyre Forest, slicing Shropshire in two. To the north is a patchwork of dairy fields, hedgerows, copses and crops, broken at intervals by rugged sandstone ridges such as Grinshill or Nesscliffe, and dissected by a complex network of canals.

Spilling over the border into neighbouring Cheshire and North Wales is the unique meres and mosses country, with serenely smooth lakes glinting silver, interspersed with russet-tinged expanses of alder-fringed peat bog, where only the cry of the curlew disturbs the silence. South of the Severn lies the Shropshire Hills AONB. It’s only when you walk Wenlock Edge that you fully discover what a magical place it is – glorious woods and unexpectedly steep slopes plunge to innumerable secret valleys, meadows, streams and farmhouses, all tucked away, invisible from the outside world. 

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