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The Old Forge Holiday Barn, Knockin, Oswestry

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Knockin, Shropshire, England
In the garden of The Old Forge house stands the beautiful barn with south-facing views. The barn is fully furnished and is let on a self-catering basis. It sleeps 4 guests. From the afternoon patio you are able to enjoy the use of the built-in barbecue with views over the local farmer's field where sheep, lambs and cattle are often seen.

The Old Forge Holiday Barn and B & B, which is run by Wendy and Colin Pearce, is located in the village of Knockin, half-way between Shrewsbury and Oswestry in Shropshire, which lies about two miles from the A5 which is the main road that links the South of England to North Wales. Knockin is a central point for horse-riding, golf, fishing, walking, cycling and visiting National Trust Properties.

Please note: We only rent the barn for three, four or seven days with the changeover days being Frid...
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Listing #FKN3650199
About the Owner
Colin P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:25%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2012
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Such a great b&b. Lovely location and rooms were spacious and comfortable. The old forge is run by a fantastic couple who made us feel really welcomed and at home.

1  Thank Luke T
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Lovely cottage , ideally situated for the many places around the area. The cottage is well equipped and to a high standard . Very relaxing atmosphere . The tray of goodies was a great added extra and surprise.

Thank dwm55
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Reviewed 23 August 2015

Had a lovely stay in The Old Forge Holiday Barn and would definitely recommend to others. The place was well equipped, homely, quiet and cosy. Colin and Wendy were very welcoming hosts and the 'welcome basket' was a lovely gesture and was very much appreciated....More

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
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About the neighbourhood
The Old Forge Holiday Barn and B & B has the convenience of a quiet local pub next door, the Bradford Arms which serves good quality food and traditional cask ales from midday. There is also an Indian Restaurant and Takeaway, a Chinese Restaurant and Takeaway and another pub, The Three Pigeons, which has a separate restaurant which also serves good, quality food, all about two miles away

Places of interest that you may like to visit on your stay include Powis Castle, Chirk Castle, Erddig, near Wrexham and Attingham Park, near Shrewsbury (all National Trust Properties). There is also another Castle in Shrewsbury (about 15 miles away) which is now a Military Museum. Liverpool, with the Albert Docks and Beatles Museums is about 90 minutes by car or you could catch a train which takes y...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Liverpool: 97.0 km
Railway: Gobowen: 16.0 km
Ferry: Liverpool: 97.0 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 105.0 km.
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