The Chapel

Lydbury North, Shropshire, England

An enchanting former chapel sleeping up to 4 guests, nestled within an arboretum in the heart of the Shropshire hills.

The Quirky Tour

Set in the arboretum, this is a stroll from the car, but what a fabulous setting.

The interior is all wood, antiques, flowers, checked blankets, an aga and even an organ to stay on theme. Beautifully styled and a wonderful place to spend time.

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

Key Points

  • Enchanting chapel as featured on George Clarke's Amazing Spaces sleeps 4 guests in 2 double bedrooms near Lydbury North.
  • The chapel has has an open plan living, kitchen and dining area with Rayburn and a TV and DVD player.
  • There is a bathroom on the ground floor with bath tub and overhead shower.
  • Whilst here be sure to explore the arboretum or take a stroll to the historic pub just down the road.
  • Visit a range of castles - Clun, Ludlow, Stokesay and Powys.

Special Offer

Reduced rates for weekly stays with Monday or Friday arrivals.


Accessed by a short stroll through the serene Arboretum, The Chapel is an enchanting hideaway surrounded by woodland and wildlife for up to 4 guests. The Victorian flat-pack tin chapel was featured on ‘George Clarke's Amazing Spaces’ and offers guests an opportunity to admire both the exquisite design as well as tranquil surroundings.

Step through the dramatic red front doors and into a bright open plan living, kitchen and dining area with reclaimed wooden floors and walls. The kitchen offers a Rayburn, gas cooker, wood burner, fridge, TV and DVD player. The downstairs bathroom has both a deep bathtub and overhead shower as well as forest views from the windows. Climb up the spiral staircase to reach 2 double bedrooms separated by a bridge - both of which overlook the living area below. There is central heating throughout so you can stay cosy indoors no matter the season.

While The Chapel is nestled within an arboretum on an impressive estate where there are plenty of hidden treasures to explore, there are also plenty of attractions including historic castles and market towns that are within easy reach.

A torch and some sturdy shoes are advised for your adventures through the woods! Dogs welcome. Chapel is 500 yards from the car park. 

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Room Types




 Not suitable for those with mobility issues







 Dining area






 Seating area

Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks


 Lake / River

 Pub within walking distance



 Family friendly site


 DVD player




Shared Facilities

 On-site pub

Young Children

 Welcome all ages


 Parking not alongside accom


 Large site (12+ accoms)

 Quiet location



What should I bring with me?

There is limited lighting to the Chapel so please bring a torch and wellies too in wet weather.

Is the parking near to the Chapel?

The chapel is a 500 yard stroll from the car park so please bring suitable footwear.

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 17th March 2023 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Team at Walcot Hall from The Chapel