Clive At Walcot Hall

Lydbury North, Shropshire, Countryside

Check-in Time: 16:00
Check-out Time: 10:30

Outside Description

Clive has a garden area which is shared with Harold which makes it ideal for two families who wish to holiday together. Our resident peacocks are usually found near to Harold and Clive which adds to the charm of the apartment.

The gardens at Walcot Hall in Shropshire cover over 30 acres, including one of the finest Arboretums in Britain with a rich profusion of tree, shrub and herbaceous plantings. Different trees are ever being added and amongst the notable specimens is a huge Douglas Fir, planted by Lord Powis in 1842 and once one of the largest trees of its kind in Britain.

Downstairs Description

It has two bedrooms: one with two single beds, which will fix together to form a king-size double bed; and one with a double bed. There is also a sofa bed in the lounge. The kitchen is fully equipped for six guests and includes a microwave, fridge and washing machine. A dining area is within the spacious living room, which has an elegant fireplace, ornate ceiling and richly upholstered furniture. The apartment is centrally heated and has wooden floors throughout. The bathroom has a bath, separate shower cubicle, toilet and wash hand basin.

Dogs Welcome
Child Friendly
Wedding Pads: Walcot Hall is one of the finest wedding reception venues in the West Midlands. The perfect size for a ‘Walcot’ wedding reception is 120 guests, although the Ballroom can accommodate up to 200 people and has ample space for a marquee on the lawns.
Wi-Fi/Broadband
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Tourist Attractions:
  • Clun Castle: Clun Castle is dominated today by the great tower, built into the side of the motte. A section of the curtain wall with two flanking, half-round towers also survives, as do the earthworks of the medieval garden, visible in the valley just across the river. Visit website
  • Ludlow Castle: Walk through the Castle grounds and see the ancient houses of kings, queens, princes, judges and the nobility - a glimpse into the lifestyle of medieval society. Visit website
  • Historic Farm At Acton Scott: Tucked away in the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is the ancient Acton Scott estate. Visitors and holiday makers are encouraged to come and experience its timeless appeal and village character and in so doing help preserve it for future generations. Visit website
  • Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre: At Craven Arms where you can also meet the Shropshire Mammoth. Or indulge your senses at Burford House Gardens with its national collection of clematis. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • Clive Restaurant In Ludlow: Renowned for superb modern British cuisine and awarded two AA rosettes with entries in the Good Food Guide and the Michelin Guide. Emphasis is on the use of fresh locally sourced products. Visit website
  • Feathers Hotel In Ludlow: Award winning restaurant, bar meals, real ales, extensive range of hot drinks, log fires, courtyard Visit website
  • Fishmore Hall In Ludlow: Award winning Fishmore Hall is aiming to take its reputation for quality and service to ever greater height with the appointmnet of new Head Chef Andrew Birch, who is giving its much - admired menu some wonderful new twists. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Harry Tuffins: In Craven Arms Visit website
  • Tesco: But if you wish to pre order your grocery orders for delivery for the cottage why not order from Tesco online delivery. Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • National Cycle Network : Discover hundreds of miles of National Cycle Network routes along quiet lanes, explore traffic-free trails along old railways and waterways, follow the cycle rides from historic towns and get muddy on mountain bike tracks in woods and forests. Visit website
  • North Farm Riding Establishment: On Whitcliffe overlooks the historic market town of Ludlow, and is adjacent to Mortimer Forest. Both ponies and horses are available to suit the individual rider. Visit website