Access Statement

Access Statement for Mynd Court

This statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to simply and accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer all our guests/visitors.


Mynd Court provides self catering accommodation in the town of Church Stretton within the conservation area and a short walk to the centre. The property was built in 1905 but the self catering accommodation is a ground floor, self contained, conversion and new build to provide a one bedroomed dwelling that was completed in January 2014. There is no restricted access, external and internal doors suitable for standard wheel chair access.


Email correspondence is available via the clearly presented web site where you can find our location, directions and full information.

Booking/enquiries may also be made by telephone on 07747443892  /  07795517501  or 01694724934

Details of bus and train services can be provided and taxi services can be easily arranged upon request.

If spending some time in the town before coming to the accommodation, turn into Church Stretton from the A49 and follow the signs for the main parking area which is in the centre of the town. Toilet facilities are situated at the car park opposite the Co-op supermarket.

Arrival and Car Parking facilities

The drive to the house is on the right hand side of Longhills Road and is clearly signed. It has a wide entrance and the single story accommodation is clearly visible on the left side of the main house as is the sign for guest parking. The parking area for the accommodation is within 5 meters of the front door. We shall either be on site awaiting your arrival or the key for the inner lobby door will be in a coded key safe situated to the right hand side of the front door – the combination number will be sent to you by us prior to your arrival.

Rooms in general

All the rooms are on one level and all have oak board flooring. There is LED lighting throughout with standard lamps and table lamps for additional lighting although there is plenty of natural light.

Sitting Room

Approached via the Lobby. Both the outer and inner doors are wide enough for a standard wheelchair. It contains two leather chairs, one L shaped settee( which converts into a double bed), a coffee table, T.V with Freesat box, DVD player all with remote controls, i pod docking station, bookcase, sideboard, occasional table, lamp, log basket and rug. All furniture is moveable.

The sitting room also has a fixed log burner. Instructions for lighting etc can be found in the general information folder situated upon the sideboard and a fireguard can be provided if requested. An additional carbon monoxide alarm is situated above the book case. An open arch way leads to the kitchen and a passageway to the bedroom and bathroom.


The doorway is wide enough for a standard wheelchair. The room contains a super king size zip and link bed that will be prepared as per request by the guest into either two singles or a double. The room also contains two bedside cabinets, a wardrobe and a dressing table with mirror and stool. Two LED shaded wall lights with flexible reading arms  are positioned above the head of the beds.


The doorway is wide enough for a standard wheelchair. The bathroom contains an enclosed shower compartment a separate bath with additional hair washing shower attachment, standard height toilet and a vanity unit with sink and large wall mirror with lights and shaving plug connection.


There is an open archway into the kitchen wide enough for a standard wheelchair. The fixed work surfaces and cupboards are at standard height and the room also contains a table and four chairs. There is a front loading dishwasher, washing machine and tumble drier, electric hob and separate electric oven, fridge with separate freezer, kettle, toaster and microwave and is fully equipped with crockery, cutlery and cooking equipment. All instructions for the equipment can be found in the kitchen drawer.


The accommodation enjoys its own secluded and exclusive patio area accessed along the front of the building wide enough for a standard wheelchair. There is one 3” step and a ramp can be provided. The patio contains a table, parasol, four directors chairs, two sun loungers, two power points and a portable barbecue. Instructions regarding the barbecue can be found in the kitchen drawer. The light for the patio area is swithced on by the marked switch in the lobby

There is a boot washing sink, hose and brush near the front door to the accommodation.

From the patio area steps lead down to the lockable bike store( key for which may be found in the sideboard drawer in the sitting room). The facility can also be accessed via a more gentler set of steps/pathway at the end of the lawn. There is a bike washing hose and brush facility situated around the corner from the door. The bike store contains a pump that fits different types of valves, a puncture repair outfit and some tyre levers. Other repair tools can be provided upon request.

There are security lights situated at the front door of the accommodation, above the bike store and above the bike washing facility.

The accommodation is non smoking but guests may smoke outside on the patio area.

Contact Information


Mynd Court. Longhills Rd. Church Stretton. SY6 6DS






All Year

Emergency number

Ian – 07795517501


0871 200 22 33


08457 48 49 50

Shuttle Bus

01694 723133


Mark Morris – 01694 722741

Loved it! Absolutely fantastic
- Fred and Lauren, Wolverhampton
We had a fantastic break in your wonderful cottage which had everything we needed.
- Gray and Lisa from Leicestershire
Excellent accommodation in a superb area. We'll be back to ride our bikes on the Long Mynd
- Chris and Jill from Warrington
Another lovely stay in this most comfortable of apartments - the perfect location for a great Stretton holiday.
- Tim and Sarah from Southampton
2nd stay at Mynd Court. Weather beautiful, had another lovely break. See you again soon.
- Kay and Jez from Stourbridge
Great apartment in great location in beautiful Shropshire. Thank you
- Rob and Sheila from Harrogate
Sets a new standard in self catering! We hope to be back!
- David and Nancy from Banbury
Perfect spot. Thank you Ian and Helen fro such lovely week. Unit nice and roomy and everything here including a big bed and shower and an ample washer and drier.
- Hurry and Jenny from New Zealand
Stunningly beautiful walking country even in the rain. Thank you so much for the friendly welcome! Lovely accommodation with everything we needed. Lovely town.
- Steph and Nick from London
Lovely place, lovely time spent here. Total chill out! Walked, cycled and ate everywhere ! Thank you
- Alan and Tracy from Carlisle
Despite the weather, nothing could deter from my happy time in Mynd Court
- Clive from London
Many thanks. Accommodation excellent and one of our favourite pats of England
- Geoff and lorraine from Lincoln
Thank you for another lovely stay. Everything has been wonderful again
- Jenny and John from Whitby
Easily best accommodation in CS. Everything you need and all good quality. Spacious and a comfortable home from home. We certainly plan to return.
- Rita and Peter from Preston
We have had a wonderful time. Lovely area, lovely accommodation and even lovelier hosts. It can't get any better than this.
- Florence and harry from Ross on Wye
Excellent accommodation with lovely walks from the door. Will definitely return
- Kay and Jez from Stourbridge
First visit last year when pregnant - back this year with 5 month old. Lovely stay, so relaxed and easy going. Top notch apartment.
- Piers and Orla from Berkhampstead
Beautiful, spotlessly clean accommodation in an ideal location. Ian and Helen perfect hosts
- Gordon and Barbara from Bury
Had a wonderful time just walking with truly comfortable accommodation to come back to.
- Anne from London
Excellent in every respect - a truly comfortable bolthole in an ideal location
- Alan and Susan from Blackburn
Second visit, as last time, everything perfect
- Dawn and Dave from Cheshire
We were back! Excellent again. Hope to be back again!
- John and Liz from Leicester and London
Our third visit - everything excellent as usual - Had a wonderful time. Thank you.
- Anne and Tony from North Wales
We have had a very happy week at Mynd Court. The accommodation is excellent, the position perfect and we much appreciated Ian and Helen's welcome and unobtrusive friendliness. We shall definitely return.
- Ray and Sally from Somerset
A lovely spacious property with everything we could possibly want in a beautiful part of the country. Thanks for the welcome pack!
- Roger and Chris from Middlesex
Excellent accommodation. Lovely bottle of red! fantastic setting. Friendly welcome. Hope to come back soon.
- Sue and Jon from Somerset
Beautiful place, green, peaceful and quiet. Ian and Helen the perfect hosts - the soul of kindness.
- Vivian, Milan Italy
So pleased we have found such a superb place to stay
- Trish and Jo from Devon and Somerset
Everything was perfect - will be back soon
- Matt and Janet from Reading
Every bit as lovely as the last time - We'll be back
- Mike and Sarah from Surrey
By far the best self catering accommodation we have ever stayed in. Beautiful throughout, excellent location, outstanding in every respect.
- Jan and Frank from Lancashire
Fantastic week. Wonderful quiet location. Great walks straight from the door. Thank you!
- Lucinda and Harry from Herts
Fantastic accommodation, warm and clean. Thank you
- Dawn, David and Andrew from Cheshire
Superb accommodation. Thank you for all the thought and skill that has gone into this. The best holiday venue both for location and quality we've experienced for many years.
- Michael and Rosemary from Linconshire
Very high standard apartment with a great welcome. Thank you very much indeed!
- Chris and Lyn from Glos
Everything just perfect - house and everything
- Trish and Jo from Devon and Somerset
Booked as surprise present by our children! A lovely, lovely home from home in a fantastic setting. Excellent
- Alan and Jean from Staffs
Fantastic place. Had a wonderful time. Thank you!
- Jenny and Ben from Aberdeen
Couldn't have wished for nicer accommodation. Everything just perfect. Ian and Helen have thought of everything to make Mynd Court such a heavenly place to stay.
- Barbara and Keith from Wolverhampton
An excellent find, home from home, everything done to a very high standard. Will be back. Thank you
- Jan and Dave from North Cornwall
Everything was perfect. Thanks
- Matt and Janet from Reading
Wonderful stay, very comfortable. Will recommend and return.
- Piers and Orla from Berkhamsted
This is is the best self catering accommodation we have ever stayed in and the location is perfect. Thank you Helen and Ian for being so welcoming and helpful. We've really enjoyed the week here.
- Julie and Brian from Sussex
What a lovely cottage. Even better than the photos. Location stunning with easy access to the Long Mynd walks.
- Graham and Gill from North Yorkshire
A very comfortable three week stay. Many thanks.
- David and Elin
Every bit as perfect as last year. Already booked for 2016!
- Anne and John Dickinson, Blackpool
Fantastic week. Best self catering accommodation we have ever stayed in.
- Sue and Davis from Sussex
Warm welcome. Lovely place, very well equipped. Couldn't ask for better.
- Brenda and Tony from Basingstoke
Our stay has been perfect. The apartment is wonderful.
- Martin and Jenny from Berks
A lovely apartment in a great location.
- Peter and Julie from Gosport
Our third visit - home from home!
- Graham and Lin from Berkshire
Another fabulous stay.
- Anne and Tony from North Wales
We have been perfectly comfortable again. Thank you.
- Gareth, Gail and Edward from Berkshire
A wonderful place to stay - best in Stretton methinks.
- Andy from Bolton
Really lovely holiday apartment. Exactly what we needed. Will definitely recommend to family and friends.
- Jeanette and Paul from Staffordshire
Exactly what Stretton needed - keep up the high standard.
- Geraldine and Roger from Orkney
Excellent accommodation, 5 star quality in everything. Very warm welcome. We will be back.
- Tony and Anne from North Wales
5* accommodation in a lovely area.
- Jon and Gail from Cumbria
A welcoming and very comfortable base for a nostalgic holiday.
- Mary and Adrian from Dartmoor
What a great find! Feels like home from home already. Best self catering we have been to.
- Roy and Elsa from West Sussex
Our second stay this year and as excellent as ever.
- graham and Lin from Berkshire
Very comfortable, every convenience has been thoroughly thought of.
- Peter and Oonagh
A beautifully presented and clean place to stay in. We've had a wonderful time.
- Sarah and Robin from Cornwall
Fantastic, comfortable stay. Beautiful place - by far the best self catering ever.
- Leon and Nancy with 6 year old Athene from Lancashire
This cottage is second to none. Thank you for letting us enjoy such a beautiful place.
- Richard and Leila from Alberta, Canada
Really lovely, everything you could wish for.
- Sara and Mike from Surrey
Warm welcome and superb in every way.
- Rhiannon and Lawrence from Swansea
Beautiful, spacious holiday cottage in a lovely setting, whatever the weather. We were made to feel very welcome and thoroughly enjoyed our stay.
- Graham and Lin from Berkshire
Perfect in every way. Fixtures, fittings and attention to the finest detail. Flowers and wine as a greeting - lovely. Log burner belted out the heat on the cool evenings. The Longmynd on the doorstep for superb walking. Logs abundant, coeliac friendly, walking perfection, all high spec.
- Martin and Jo from Derbyshire
Superb accommodation in a perfect location. Thank you
- Tony and Jo from Somerset
A wonderful home to stay in, really superb. Thanks a lot
- Ann from Bristol and Elaine from Cheshire
We have the perfect holiday. Thank you so much for everything. The accommodation is fantastic and we have been so happy and relaxed here.
- Gail, Gareth and baby Edward, Berks
This is by far the loveliest cottage we have stayed in. It is a credit to you. Every detail has been thought of. Cant wait to come back next year for a longer stay. Thank you very much.
- Anne and John Dickinson, Blackpool
This is a lovely place to relax and enjoy the environment
- Prof. and Dr.Udokang
Superb holiday home for a comfortable and relaxed stay in a great area for walking. Such a nice friendly welcome. Thank you.
- Diane and Ivan, Linconshire
What a great place! So big, light and comfortable. All in a terrific location. Many thanks - a joy!
- Michael and Celia, London
Made to feel very welcome. Beautiful house, beautiful place, beautiful weather! Very good holiday.
- Roy and Janet, Lutterworth
Shropshire is a wonderful place and this perfectly equipped and cosy holiday home satisfies every wish we could possibly have. Thank you!
- Rich and Nicolette
Lovely place to stay. We will be back next year. Thank you for a great welcome.
- Mr Jones, Wolverhampton

Awards and Ratings

Cyclist Friendly
Love from Shropshire
Shropshire Tourism Self Catering
Walker Friendly

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