Ram Baa Shepherd's Hut

Lydbury North, Shropshire, England

A couple's off grid getaway in a Shepherd's Hut offers peace + tranquillity in stunning rural location near Bishop's Castle. Closed in winter.

The Quirky Tour

The chance to get close to nature within an ancient arboretum with lakes and estate walks and wildlife.

Take a walk to the end of the drive for a lovely meal in the friendly village pub.

Jess' visit on 27th January during The Quirky Tour 2023

Key Points

  • Cosy shepherd's hut sleeps 2 at the centre of an arboretum near Lydbury North in the Shropshire Hills.
  • Set the stage for romance with fairy lights and lanterns.
  • Simple cooking can be done on the gas burner or why not bring a BBQ with you.
  • Shared shower and toilet facilities are just a short stroll away.
  • Closed for Winter from beginning of November until end of February.
  • Take a stroll to the pub at the end of the road.
  • Whilst here visit a range of castles - Clun, Ludlow, Stokesay and Powys.

Special Offer

Reduced rates for weekly stays with Sunday, Monday or Friday arrivals. Priced from £230 to £280.


Hidden away in an arboretum you can discover Ram Baa hut with its beautiful surroundings and views of the Shropshire hills. Sleeping 2 it offers a tranquil off grid stay for those looking to escape the world. 

Ram Baa Shepherd’s Hut is a cosy converted hut that is right at the centre of the arboretum, surrounded by beautiful trees. Inside the charming hut there is a small double bed, cosy living area with bench seating and a gas burner to cook on. Fairy lights and lanterns offer a romantic setting for loved ones looking for love. The hut can get chilly at night if booking at the start or end of the season so hot water bottles are supplied but be aware and come prepared!

Step just outside the doors, sit down with a cuppa and enjoy the countryside views from the comfort of your patio. All cooking equipment is provided. Why not bring a BBQ to enjoy al fresco cooking! Shared shower and toilet facilities are a short walk away.

During your stay be sure to explore the arboretum and discover the many hidden treasures that the estate has to offer, including hidden natural pools. If you want to go slightly further afield then there are many nearby historical castles and market towns that are worth a visit.  

Bring 1 dog with no extra fee.

For an instant price click Check Availability and select your dates. Bed linen is supplied but please bring your own towels. Sturdy footwear and a torch are essential plus wellies if it has been wet! 

Room Types

Family Rooms



 Fairy lights

 Hot water bottles


 Dining area


Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks


 Lake / River

 Pub within walking distance


On Arrival

 Bring your own towels

 Included - Linen



Shared Facilities

 On-site pub


 Free parking


 Large site (12+ accoms)




Is there a fridge in the hut?

No but we have a communal freezer in the Estate office so if you wish to bring a cool box you can refreeze your blocks here.

What should I bring with me?

Please bring towels, toiletries, warm clothes, sturdy footwear/wellies and a torch. If visiting in summer, a picnic blanket and some insect repellent may be handy.

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 2nd February 2023 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Team at Walcot Hall from Ram Baa Shepherd's Hut