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Middle Farm, The Barn

Master bedroom - superking bed
Certificate of Excellence
26 reviews
Master bedroom - superking bed
Front of Middle Farm
The Barn open plan sitting and dining area
View of farm and fields
The master bedroom and ensuite
The Barn hallway
The Barn kitchen
Barn Double Bedroom
Outdoor but undercover bbq cooking/fire
Fishing lake available to all guests
Wild ponies on the Long Mynd
British Lop pigs and piglets on site
Shire horses on site
Rare breed Soay sheep in surrounding fields
Chickens on site
Outbuildings around the farm
Walking on the Long Mynd
Visit Ironbridge
Visit Bridgnorth
Cycling from the cottages
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Church Stretton, Shropshire, England
Escape, relax, unwind and recharge
Watch wild ponies graze on the Long Mynd, soak up the spectacular views from the Shropshire Hills, or just walk the 1/2 mile to our local, much loved pub, with open fires and home-cooked food; Middle Farm Cottages have been lovingly restored and furnished to 4* Gold Award standard in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty for you to relax, unwind and recharge. Surrounded by stunning countryside we welcome you to enjoy this special, tucked away smallholding on the North East slopes of the Long Mynd. You can bring your family, your bikes, your kites and of course walking boots and step out to enjoy this beautiful county. Alongside its many historic towns, castles and exquisite countryside we hope that our rare breed British Lop pigs and piglets, Soay sheep, a mix of chickens and seasonal pick-your-own veg w...
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About the Owner, Samantha G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 32 reviews and 3 properties
Interaction with guests
We look forward to greeting our guests upon arrival. If however, we have had to pop out then the keys will be left in the door and we'll see you on our return. All linen, towels and soaps are included as well as numerous kitchen supplies. We provide all our guests with tea, coffee, sugar, milk and rock cakes on arrival as well as a seasonal vase of flowers.
There is Wifi on site but not inside the cottages.
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Listing #HL175494
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in May 2017

We stayed at Middle Farm Cottages in the Daisy's Place cottage for a getaway break after our wedding. It was wonderful! The location is perfect, Sam the host was very friendly and welcoming. As we arrived a sow had just given birth to 12 piglets which Sam show us the next day. The cottage was immaculate and had everything inside...

Management response:

Thank you both very much indeed for posting on Trip Advisor! It was wonderful to meet you both and so glad that you enjoyed your stay. Many congratulations again on getting married. Wishing you both all the best :-)


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Nottingham England
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Reviewed May 1, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We stayed in Goose Yard Cottage for four nights, lovely warm welcome from Sam. The cottage is very well appointed with a superbly well equipped kitchen. Total peace and quiet ( very little internet signal). The farm has some rare breed sheep and super cute pigglets. Excellent walking from the farm gate no need for a car. We ate in...

Management response:

Thank you so much for writing. What a pleasure it was to meet you both and so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We will, of course, be delighted to welcome you back and will try and plan piglets in time! Thank you again. Sam X


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Leek, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 20, 2017 for a stay in April 2017

An Easter break in the middle of the Shropshire countryside. Excellent location,easy walk to the village pub for good food, plenty of attractions in easy driving distance. Among other things we did Attingham Park, Acton Scott farm, where our Granddaughter loved sitting on the Shire Horses. Best of all the lovely cottage and Sam the owner who made our stay...

Management response:

Oh what a lovely review. Thank you so much for saying and I'm thrilled you enjoyed your stay in Shropshire. Wishing you all the best and thanks again. Sam


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
The Barn is a 4* Gold Award property that sleeps 6 guests. All families and babies are welcome - it is a pet free cottage. Recently refurbished with new oak flooring, new bathroom and upgraded lamps showing off the beautiful beams in this stunning timber-framed, grade two listed building.

Step through the entrance hall and into the extremely well-equipped kitchen (with electric cooker, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and mini freezer). The comfortable and inviting living room has a 40" flat screen TV and DVD player. The dining area has a beautifully hand-made iron legged table and matching chairs, seating six very comfortably. A high chair and travel cot may easily be provided.

Master Bedroom - There is a super king size bed in the ground floor bedroom. The sizeable en-suite bathroom...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
May 27, 2017 -
Jul 7, 2017
Early Summer
3 nights
Jul 8, 2017 -
Sep 8, 2017
7 nights --
Sep 9, 2017 -
Oct 27, 2017
early autumn
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short breaks available at any time of year except between 8th July to 8th September.
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About the neighborhood
The nearest town, Church Stretton is 4 miles away and is the first town in the West Midlands to receive 'Walkers are Welcome' status. Explore the variety of small independent shops, cafes and pubs. It's not just the stunning scenery which will captivate you but the people and places, history and heritage, the walking and wildlife, food and festivals.<BR><BR>There is a summer shuttle bus touring the Shropshire Hills and surrounding small towns which can be boarded locally.
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Church Stretton: 2.5 mi
From Shrewsbury By-Pass<BR>Take the A49 south, signed Leominster. Pass through Bayston Hill and on towards Dorrington. In Dorrington take the first right, signed Picklescott. Continue for 3 miles to Picklescott where the roads bends sharply to the right into the village. In the centre of the village there is a staggered crossroads, turn left here, signposted Betchcott. <BR><BR>Middle Farm is just over 1/2 mile from the crossroads on the left hand side of the road.<BR><BR>From the South<BR>Travelling along the A49 towards Shrewsbury, turn left in Dorrington and follow as above OR turn left into Church Stretton and the traffic lights. Proceed up the main street and turn right onto Shrewsbury Road (by Lloyds Ban). Continue to All Stretton and take th... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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