Acton Scott

The Shooting Lodge

The Shooting Lodge, sleeping up to 11, has been finely restored by Rupert Acton to combine every modern day convenience while retaining its original character. Approached by a private track through fields and woodland, the property occupies a secluded position with south-facing terraced lawns and grounds affording stunning views across open parkland towards Wenlock Edge.

Dating back to the mid 18th century, this former farmstead offers spacious accomodation including an oak framed 'banqueting room' with open fire for relaxing or entertaining in, a large bespoke farm-house style kitchen and the convenience of a secondary kitchen/utility room. Furnished with  a mix of new and antique, the bedrooms are thoughtfully appointed, while period details include beamed ceilings, flagstone and oak floors. A rustic log cabin summerhouse situated in the grounds provides a fine viewing platform, there is an al fresco dining area and separate table tennis room. 

A unique and picturesque property providing flexible accommodation, The Shooting Lodge is booked time and again by many returning guests.  It provides the perfect base from which to explore Acton Scott and the many attractions close at hand, while affording total privacy. 

Property details

Spacious beamed banqueting room with open fireplace and flagstone floor. Access by loft ladder to small gallery with low sloping ceiling and two 2ft 6in beds, alternative sleeping only. Well-equipped farmhouse-style kitchen/dining-room with feature fireplace, LPG range and Belfast sink.Utility room with additional electric oven and hob. Double bedroom with en-suite shower room. Separate W.C. Bathroom/W.C. with shower cubicle. Stairs to first floor: Twin-bedded room with 2ft 6in beds, can form 5ft double, with wooden floor and wash basin. Double bedroom with 6ft bed, can form 3ft singles, wash basin, wooden floor and low door. Larger double bedroom with 6ft bed, can form 3ft singles with additional 2ft 6in bed, for +1,wash basin, oak floor. Log cabin, 35 metres from main house: Double sofa-bed, for +2, with vanity unit and commode-style W.C. Central heating, electricity, water, all towels and linen are included together with an initial supply of fire logs - with plenty more available. External table tennis room.

To view availability and costs, or to make a booking, click on the following link The Shooting Lodge. This will take you to the property's page on the website of our exclusive booking agent. For enquiries about holidays at Acton Scott telephone 07976 839 997

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