The Summer House

Eyton-on-Severn, Shropshire, England

Dating back to the 17th century, a Grade ll listed tower with 360º views over Shropshire countryside offers a rural romantic retreat near Shrewsbury.

Key Points

  • Stunning historic Grade II listed property with outstanding views over the Shropshire countryside.
  • Beautiful features including oak windows & exposed roof beams.
  • Private patio with seating area ideal for enjoying the surroundings.


Summer House is an historic Octagonal Tower near Shrewsbury dating back to 1607. The Grade ll listed property offers a romantic break for 2 in a secluded setting with outstanding views over the Shropshire countryside.

Spread across two floors, the ground floor has a generous living area with sensational views of the countryside. The kitchen has been ingeniously hidden in a dresser to maximise daytime living space and there is a dining table with seating for four. The bathroom with shower can also be found on this floor. Up the wooden spiral staircase is the beautiful master bedroom with 5' king size bed and comfortable seating with woodburning stove so you can sit back & relax taking in the views. 

To the outside there is a charming private patio and lawned garden with BBQ & seating area, perfect for al-fresco dining whilst enjoying the countryside views. There is a pond in the garden and at the end of the lawn in the rear garden is a Ha-Ha. This is a traditional feature, a hidden wall which gives the effect of the lawn seamlessly joining with the field beyond. There is a drop at the end of the garden, please approach with caution and not in low light.

The tower is located in the hamlet of Eyton-on-Severn near Shrewsbury with excellent rural walks on your doorstep. Guests can make the most of the secluded setting and the spectacular views of the Shropshire Hills and the River Severn. Shrewsbury and the ancient Roman settlement of Wroxeter are near by, and the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is within easy reach.

Sorry, no children or pets. No smoking. There is private parking for 1 car. 

Minimum stay of 2 nights. 

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Content updated on 11th November 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom