Edwardian home in Shrewsbury

United Kingdom - Shropshire - Shrewsbury

Home exchange in,United Kingdom,Shrewsbury,Front of house
Front of house
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Entrance hall
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Frönt room
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Lounge with patio doors to garden
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Breakfast room
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Kitchen
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Main bedroom
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Kate's bedroom
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Back garden
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Shrewsbury castle and military museum
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Shrewsbury, county town of Shropshire
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River Severn and Quarry park, Shrewsbury
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The river Severn - Shrewsbury School rowing club
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Stretton hills
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Attingham Park, national trust stately home
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Ironbridge Gorge
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Ludlow market town, South Shropshire food centre
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Ludlow, castle and famous market town
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Stokesay Castle, fortified house
  • Sleeping capacity6
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms1

Simultaneous Home Exchange

Smoking Not Allowed

Children Welcome

Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

We are looking for a home exchange in ...

Open to all dates Europe
Nov 1, 2020 - Dec 6, 2020 South Africa
Jan 4, 2021 - Apr 30, 2021 USA
Open to all dates Scotland, UK
Open to all dates UK

Our Home For Exchange

Description of the home we are offering for exchange

3 story, semi-detached Edwardian family home with 4 bedrooms, modern kitchen, 2 living and family rooms and large garden, 1 bathroom, 2 toilet/washrooms, situated on the edge of Shrewsbury, in the heart of scenic Shropshire, only 20 miles to Wales and with excellent train and road links to the north and south of the U.K. Shropshire's County town is steeped in history and surrounded by beautiful countryside.
Liverpool, Manchester and Birmingham are within a 1-2 hours drive, Wales with its beautiful mountains, castles and coastline is on the doorstep, London is a 3 hour direct train or car journey.

Type

House - 2 or more floors/ Main Residence


Amenities

  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes Washer
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Parking included
  • Terrace / Patio

Entertainment

  • Computer available
  • Internet access
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet (WiFi)

Extras

  • Use of bicycle(s)

Setting

  • Suburban

Neighbourhood

Description of our neighbourhood and surrounding area

Walking distance from Shrewsbury town centre and railway station, friendly neighbours and easy access to major road links. Many museums, National Trust and English Heritage homes, castles and gardens in the vicinity. The Longmynd, Offa's Dyke and the Welsh borders offer great walking opportunities.

Outdoor Activities

  • Cultural Events
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Public Swimming Pool
  • River

Leisure

  • Park / Playground
  • Cafés
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Cultural Activities

  • Concerts
  • Galleries
  • Museums
  • Theatre

Transport Nearby

  • Bus
  • Train Station

Neighbourhood Services

  • Corner Shop

Attractions

Our home exchange - places to go and things to do while staying in our home

There's a lot to explore in the town centre with the castle, the medieval passages or shuts, the listed buildings and numerous restaurants, tea rooms and pubs - all within the loop of the river Severn. The mid Wales coast, Cardiff, Birmingham, Liverpool and Manchester are popular day trips by train. Ironbridge Gorge, a world heritage site with the world's first iron bridge was home to the Industrial Revolution and has 10 different museums spread along the valley of the river Severn. Wroxeter Roman city meanwhile was the fourth largest city in Roman Britain and was one of the first archaeological sites in the UK open to the public. All easily reached from Shrewsbury.

Our favourite restaurants

  • The Armoury
  • C sons
  • Cafe saffron

Cafés & bars

  • No 4
  • The coffee shop
  • Old music hall

Special places to shop

  • The market hall
  • The Darwin centre
  • Wyle cop

Leisure and cultural activities

  • Old market Hall cinema
  • Theatre Severn
  • ghost and historical guided tours

Walks or jogging paths

  • The Quarry ( Saturday 5k park run)
  • Haughmond Hill
  • The Longmynd

Health or fitness clubs

  • The quarry swimming and fitness centre
  • Sundorne leisure centre

Interesting day trips

  • Liverpool / Manchester / Birmingham/Chester
  • Blists hill Victorian town ( open museum)
  • Wales ( mountains, coast..)

Our Preferences

Our home exchange - here are our Preferences and House Rules

It is important for us to find our home clean and tidy when we get back.... as we will of course leave your home.

Conditions

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Not Allowed
  • Plant Care Not Needed

Car Exchange

  • Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

Home Exchange Type

  • Simultaneous Home Exchange
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