Forrester House

sleeps 8 8
4 bedrooms 4
4 bathrooms 4
1 dogs allowed 1
family friendly
5 star5 star5 star5 star5 star


Wem 4.6 miles. Resting on the edge of Whixall Marina in Whixall near Wem, Shropshire is the marvellous, detached Art Deco home of Forrester House. Lying just a stone's throw away from the Fenn's, Whixall & Bettisfield Mosses National Nature Reserve and tucked away in the unspoilt scenery of the countryside, Forrester House is the perfect retreat for a family of eight. Upon entering the property, you will find a tastefully furnished open-plan living space, where a kitchen can be found with contemporary units housing all the appliances required to make mouthwatering meals for your group. These meals can be enjoyed at the dining table, before you gather around the TV and watch a family favourite in the cosy lounge area. Across the way you will also find a charming snug with an electric fire giving the space a toasty feel, making for another, more intimate spot to unwind after dinner. Completing the ground floor is a handy utility with washer/dryer and a cloakroom. Choose between four fabulous bedrooms to savour a well-deserved rest - Discover a well-presented super-king-size and a king-size, both enjoying far-reaching views of the countryside out of the Art Deco windows and access to their own en-suite shower rooms. You will also find a king-size and a twin room with views over the garden and Jack-and Jill access to a bathroom. Soak in your calm surroundings from the rear garden, which also has access to a quaint orchard, where you can enjoy a leisurely stroll through the trees. For a break to remember, look no further than Forrester House. Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 1066188, 1066190 and 1066189, together sleeping up to 18 guests.

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Wem, Shropshire
Nearest city: Whitchurch, Shropshire 8 mile(s)


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Forrester House is a remarkable, detached house situated in Whixall near Wem, Shropshire. Hosting four bedrooms, including a super-king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request) with Jack-and-Jill access to a bathroom, two king-sizes with en-suite shower rooms, a twin (zip/link, can be super-king-size on request), along with a bathroom and cloakroom, this property can sleep up to eight guests. There is also an open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area, a utility and a snug with electric fire. Outside there is off-road parking, and a rear garden. For a idyllic break in Shropshire, choose a stay at Forrester House.Note: Bookings for this property can be made only on a Friday or Monday
Please note: no stag/hen or similar.

The welcoming town of Wem lies in the heart of Shropshire, just north of the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village provides visitors with a fantastic range of pubs to stop in, including the popular Castle Hotel, along with a well-stocked supermarket. Lying close to the town is Hawkstone Hall, where visitors can enjoy a range of activities from using the spa and gym, to exploring the caves and sandstone hills in the nearby Follies.

Four bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x king-size and 1 x twin with Jack-and-Jill access to bathroom. Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Cloakroom with basin and WC. Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Utility. Snug with electric fire

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Fishing availableGolf course nearbyLocal Pub

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Shropshire is probably one of England’s more quiet counties but don’t let that fool you. Found in the west of England, bordering Wales, Shropshire boasts over 90 places of interest to visit as well as traditional market towns, outstanding countryside and a tranquil environment. Visit historic houses, awesome castles with beautiful gardens, the famous Ironbridge or one of the many family attractions and enjoy many great days out on your Luxury break to Shropshire. Shrewsbury is also a fantastic place to visit, the birthplace of Charles Darwin and surrounded by the River Severn, Shrewsbury is home to a collection of delightful medieval black and white buildings that retain a wonderful history. If you’re looking to revitalise and take in some fresh air then you can always get out in the Shropshire hills, by the Meres or Mosses or take a stroll beside the Shropshire Union or Llangollen canal. Take your family pet along for the fun and discover a Luxury pet-friendly cottage.

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