Our Inspector's View
Upper Shadymoor Farm has it all really – a family atmosphere, a tranquil location, smart bedrooms, a formal dining room, farm animals, a deer park and much more. Expect a warm welcome from the Fox family and a truly enjoyable stay. The bedrooms (a twin, a double and a family room) have TVs and hot drinks-making facilities as standard. Produce from the farm is used at dinner and breakfast.
Awards, Accolades & welcome Schemes
Facilities – at a glance
A relaxed and friendly welcome alongside helpful service
- Rooms 3
- Family bedrooms: 1
- Children welcome
- Cots provided
- High chairs
- Private fishing
- Lounge without TV
- Open parking
- Open all year
- Maximum number of guests: f
- Dinner Served
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About The area
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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