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The Mallards

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
A 3 key single storey cottage nestled into the heart of the glorious south Shropshire countryside is located adjacent to the owners' house, Gonsal House. The cottage sleeps four people in comfort with beautiful views across fields and the Shropshire hills. It has it's own outside space with table and chairs, use of owners garden and is equipped and furnished to a high standard. The cottage is available to rent for holidays and short breaks all year and is also available for longer breaks if required. The cottage is an ideal base for walking and exploring the Shropshire countryside, being very centrally located within Shropshire, giving access to Shrewsbury (6 miles), Church Stretton and The Long Mynd (good for walking) 6 miles, Ludlow (20 miles), Wenlock Edge, Acton Burnell Castle, Brid...A 3 key single storey cottage nestled into the heart of the glorious south Shropshire countryside is located adjacent to the owners' house, Gonsal House. The cottage sleeps four people in comfort with beautiful views across fields and the Shropshire hills. It has it's own outside space with table and chairs, use of owners garden and is equipped and furnished to a high standard. The cottage is available to rent for holidays and short breaks all year and is also available for longer breaks if required. The cottage is an ideal base for walking and exploring the Shropshire countryside, being very centrally located within Shropshire, giving access to Shrewsbury (6 miles), Church Stretton and The Long Mynd (good for walking) 6 miles, Ludlow (20 miles), Wenlock Edge, Acton Burnell Castle, Bridgnorth, and Ironbridge. Electricity is included from April to October and is charged by meter reading from November to March When you arrive, you will be greeted by the owners who will provide you with homemade cake and a supply of tea, sugar and milk. The owners live next door to the property and can help with any queries that you might have throughout your stay, and are happy to take two small pets.More
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About the Owner
Kim H
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviews (13)

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Reviewed 14 August 2019

The Mallards was clean and comfortable. So quiet - a perfect break Plenty of kitchenware and the shower was hot and easy to use Thank you for a delightful break

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Road273154
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Quiet and peaceful with fields surrounding. Dog loved the new sniffs! 15 min walk to little shop and pub and about 6 miles or so to Shrewbury which is worth a visit. Place is well designed with the quite spacious bedrooms separate entirely from the...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Louisa W
Kimy001, VR Owner at The Mallards, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you will and Louise, glad you enjoyed your stay we would love you to return.

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

A very rural location, cosy cottage which was well furnished,clean and comfortable. Just four miles from a large shopping area and one mile from a well stocked village shop. Plenty of walks from the cottage, six miles from Shrewsbury Abbey and the lovely old streets...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Patricia S
Kimy001, VR Owner at The Mallards, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you, it's always good to here guests saw many of our local attractions.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Date of stay: July 2017
Kimy001, VR Owner at The Mallards, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay; warm greeting from Kim. We had everything that we needed even horses in the field; which I miss. We would certainly come back for the next family get together. Thank you xx

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Tala16
Kimy001, VR Owner at The Mallards, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you Kym, you are welcome back any time. Kim.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
House Swap
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Are there nightlife options close to this holiday rental? YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
There are three pubs and a Persian restaurant within 1 mile all serving good food and a host of other eating places and tea rooms within a short distance. There is a riding school approximately 1 mile away and an 18 hole Golf Course 1 miles away, and there are a number of newsagents, convenience stores, butchers and Post Offices in villages less than 1 miles away. We are around 6 miles south of the picturesque medieval town of Shrewsbury, famous for timber buildings with over 600 listed properties. The town has many picturesque cobbled streets and squares and is overflowing with interesting, independent shops that makes the town so special. There are a host of bars, restaurants, and coffee houses and you can enjoy a drink by the river, or relax on a river boat cruise from Victoria Quay.
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