Monday 16 October 2023

Darwin Barn, Goldstone, Market Drayton, Shropshire

Darwin Barn, Goldstone, Market Drayton, Shropshire

In the heart of the picturesque hamlet of Goldstone, nestled on 12 acres of breathtaking farmland, Darwin Barn offers an exceptional self-catering accommodation experience. These unique barns, skilfully converted to blend modern comforts with original rustic charm, provide an unforgettable getaway in this wonderful part of Shropshire.


Dating back to the 1900s, the barns have been thoughtfully renovated to offer a blend of modern amenities while retaining their original features, such as the beautifully preserved wooden beams. With idyllic countryside views all around, they provide the perfect base for exploring the region.

The cosy barn can comfortably accommodate up to 6 guests, making it an ideal choice for families and groups seeking a memorable escape. Inside, you'll find a character-filled interior complete with beamed ceilings and charming flagstone floors. Stay toasty throughout the winter months, thanks to the efficient underfloor heating. The well-equipped kitchen, featuring an electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer, and washing machine, allows you to prepare delicious meals during your stay.

The property is well-equipped with 5 Freeview TVs, including a 42-inch smart TV, ensuring that everyone can enjoy their favourite shows. With 3 bedrooms in total, including 2 double en suites and a twin en suite, you have all the space and comfort you need.

**Exploring the Surroundings**

Darwin Barn is not only a serene retreat but also a gateway to the natural beauty and attractions of Shropshire. Guests have shared access to a garden complete with an inviting outdoor seating area and a barbecue. For those who love a refreshing swim, there's even a tranquil lake for wild swimming.

The local area is teeming with activities and sights for everyone to enjoy. Embark on scenic bike rides or immerse yourself in history by visiting the region's captivating castles. For those seeking family-friendly fun, Alton Towers is nearby. Market Drayton, situated along the John O’Groats to Land’s End cycle route, offers an abundance of scenic canal towpaths for explorers. If you're in the mood for a leisurely day out, the stunning gardens of Wollerton Old Hall await your discovery. Plus, you can savour local cuisine at one of the charming nearby restaurants.

Darwin Barn is the perfect escape, allowing you to savour the tranquillity of the countryside while being just a stone's throw away from exciting adventures in Shropshire.

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