Raby

The Summer House holiday home

The Summer House is an Octagonal Tower built in around 1607 by Sir Francis Newport was originally used as a banqueting house for entertaining his guests to dinner. This Grade II listed tower provides a very private and unique getaway, set in the rolling Shropshire countryside. It offers excellent views to the Shropshire Hills.

The property is tucked away in the hamlet of Eyton-on-Severn, near the ancient Roman settlement at Wroxeter and is surrounded by stunning countryside.

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Facilities

  • Sleeps two guests.
  • One double bedroom and separate bathroom.
  • West facing views onto orchards and open countryside.
  • Private patio and lawned garden.
  • Private parking area for one car.
  • Sorry, no children, infants or pets.
  • WiFi.
  • Minimum of two night stay.
  • Oak windows, external doors and exposed roof beams.
  • Wood burning stove in the master bedroom.
  • Electric oven with hob, fridge with small freezer compartment, multifunction microwave, dishwasher.
  • Television in the master bedroom and also in the sitting room with Freeview.
  • Barbecue and patio furniture

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Things to do

Raby Estates

Wroxeter Roman City

Discover urban-living 2,000 years ago at Wroxeter Roman City, once the fourth largest city in Roman Britain. Wander the remains of the bathhouse and explore a reconstructed town house from a city which was almost as large as Pompeii.

Attingham Hall

Attingham Hall is surrounded by acres of parkland with plenty of space to stretch your legs, run wild or find that perfect spot to relax in. The Mansion tells the story of the Berwick family and how their fortunes rose and fell.

Ironbridge

The historic industrial town of Ironbridge offers a selection of great pubs and restaurants. Also, a great selection of interactive museums https://www.ironbridge.org.uk.

Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury town centre is packed with timber-framed black & white buildings, steep narrow streets and alleyways. Charles Darwin was born and educated in Shrewsbury and all around you will find reminders of his association with the town. The River Severn forms a loop around the town centre offering gentle riverside walks.