Folly View

Folly View is a comfortable two bedroomed, self contained flat, sleeping four people, located in Craven Arms on the edge of the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

There are beautiful walks and stunning cycle rides down sleepy lanes from the door.

Explore by car interesting towns like Much Wenlock, Bishop’s Castle or go further afield over the border into Wales.

Folly View has it’s own garden with table, chair and bench.

Within walking distance is a supermarket, bakers, butchers, newsagent, places to eat.


Getting Here

Folly View is situated in the small market town of Craven Arms, set in the heart of the South Shrophire Hills. It is approximately 50 miles west of Birmingham and within a few miles of the Welsh border. Craven Arms is well-served with road and rail routes. Click here for all the ways that you can get here.

Local Area

Folly View is an ideal base from which to explore the Shropshire Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Shropshire Way passes just 1/2 mile from your front door. There are many places of interest within a short walk of Folly View. Click here detailed information about the local area.


Folly View is a comfortably-appointed holiday let situated in the beautiful South Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, providing a base from which to explore the many local attractions, historic towns, enchanting villages & walks with stunning views. Click here more detailed information about Folly View.



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Mrs Merinda Essex

01588 673191

Orchard House
Clun Road
Craven Arms


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