The Hayloft is the only 4 Star, one bedroom, self catering accommodation in the Stiperstones area of Shropshire. Being a converted 18th century Hayloft and Cowshed it is truly original and maintains many of its original features. The Hayloft is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), approximately 12 miles equidistant from Shrewsbury and Bishop's Castle. The Stiperstones area of Shropshire has a wealth of history and natural beauty and this property has so much character and charm, that you may never want to leave.
South Shropshire has been a lead mining area from Roman times right up until the 1950's, historic buildings litter the hillsides and the nearby Snailbeach Leadmines are arguably the best preserved set of lead mining buildings in the country.
The Stiperstones range of hills is dominated by dramatic quartzite tors which tower above an unspoilt heathland, the most famous of these tors is the Devil's Chair, whilst Manstone Rock is the highest point at 536m above sea level.
The nearby Stiperstones Inn offers morning coffee, afternoon tea, and real ale. Serving meals between 12:00pm and 9:00pm. With a full menu of over 30 main courses, including: vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and dairy free options. Served in either of the two dining rooms or by one of the roaring log fires in the lounge and bar areas. For larger parties, or if you are visiting during peak hours we do recommend booking a table, please call on 01743 791327.
Next door to the Stiperstones Inn is the local shop (The Stiperstones Stores) this really is a brilliant local amenity at it sells everything you might need to make your packing easier, from toiletries to groceries, fire lighters and logs to Champagne and chocolates. The shop really is a treasure-trove of unexpected bargains (that you never knew you needed) and it’s right on your doorstep.
This stunning Stiperstones cottage has a Friday change over day, with check out at 10am and check in for new guests at 4pm. This is a cyclist, walker and dog friendly property which is non smoking throughout. The walls are hung with photography by Philip J Jones, many of whose prints are available for purchase at the Stiperstones Inn. The Hayloft has everything you will need for the perfect Stiperstones Holiday; including a Private hot tub, to help soothe those aching muscles after climbing The Stiperstones Hills.
If the Hayloft is not available on the dates you require you could check the availability at our other four star self catering accommodation The Old Chapel or our Bed & Breakfast accommodation at The Stiperstones Inn.
* 1 Bedroom
* Sleeps 2
* Dines 4
* Oil-fired Central Heating
* Private Hot Tub
* Enclosed Garden
* Linen & Towels
* Washing Machine
* Tumble Dryer
* Dish Washer
* Fridge Freezer
* Free Broadband Wi Fi
* Amazon Fire Stick
* DVD Player & DVDs
* On & Off-site Parking
* Stair Gate
* Walker & Cyclist Friendly
* Pet Friendly
* Pub & Shop 30 metres
The porched front door leads directly into the lounge area. The Rear door is accessed via the garden, and leads into the Utility Room. From the outside the Hayloft looks like a very small building, however like the Tardis people constantly comment that it is bigger on the inside.
The main living area is a spacious yet cozy room with solid oak flooring and sumptuous deep red furniture, including an arm chair, two seater sofa and a romantic cuddle chair. This warm cosy room is heated with radiators and a living flame electric fire for those quiet nights in. There is a free-sat television with dvd player and a collection of dvds, books, boardgames and jigsaws are available.
The staircase leads to the master bedroom. The spacious master bedroom has a luxuriously comfortable metal framed kingsize bed, a suite of matching furniture including, dressing table with drawers and stool, two bedside cabinets with drawers and a classic bentwood rocking chair. There is a built in wardrobe with interior lighting and plenty of hangers. The window affords stunning views of the valley and nearby hills. The room is decorated with soft tones and a honeysuckle theme.
The WC and shower room is equipped with a shower, sink and vanity unit, with light and shaver point above. The room is decorated with cream walls and cream tiles, and funky striped flooring for a more modern twist.
Accessed from the lounge, this is a small newly fitted and well equipped kitchen. It contains an electric cooker, with four ring ceramic hob & grill, dishwasher and refrigerator. Plus all you will need for a spot of baking.
There is a comfortable dining area for four guest and the antique dutch roll-top dresser houses ample dishes and cutlery.
The utility room is accessed from the hall and is fitted with washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge freezer together with an iron and ironing board. Coat hanging space is located here along with boot sorage. There is a door from the utility room which leads into to the garden.
The enclosed private garden has a stepping stone pathway lined with gravel and a rock feature, that leads to a the luxury two seater hot tub. The garden is a sun trap and has an outside seating and dining area for 4.
Private Hot Tub
The private hot tub has been provided to help you relax after a long day of walking, cycling or just the exhaustion of sitting reading by the fire. Let the tub’s water jets massage away your aches and cares as you watch the beautiful sunsets.