Historic Town House home swap

Historical Society documents describe it as 'Newly built in 1656 after burning in the Civil War'. Once owned by the Castle, it overlooks the outer walls and its attractive Gardens. A secluded, high-walled courtyard garden with workshop is at the rear. The house structure is an oak frame with carvings of animals and other forms on the frontage. Inside there are chamfered oak beams in every room and an oak staircase to the first and second floors. The sitting room and bedrooms have fitted carpets over wood floors. The kitchen / breakfast room is a modernised extension to the rear and has full-length patio sliding doors into the garden, The garden is on different levels with two seating areas, many planters and a water feature.

About the location

This medieval market town has 500 listed buildings and a 15th C.Church. Ludlow stands above the river Teme which has a riverside recreation ground, including children's play area. The Mortimer Trail with forest walks start outside the Castle. Assembly Rooms offers a full cinema programme plus live & streamed performances. A Leisure Centre nearby has swimming pools & fitness suite. There are many gourmet restaurants in the town including Michelin starred. Ludlow stands near the borders with Wales (Welsh Marches), Herefordshire and Worcestershire and is between the cathedral cities of Hereford and Shrewsbury. Town Rail station provides travel north as far as Manchester and south to Cardiff. A Golf course and Race Course are within 1 mile.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • Pets welcome
  • Pet Care Offered
  • No small children

Ludlow (HE25364)

Shropshire,   England

  • 3 bed   (sleeps 4) 2 bath

Preferred destinations

  • UK and other European countries

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: Open to offer

Meet the member

Adults: 2     
Experienced Exchanger

Membership expiry date: 20 Sep 2017