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Engine House - Off Grid Living, Shropshire

Thom (Dan)

Engine House - Off Grid Living, Shropshire

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

No electricity. Enjoy Candlelit evenings, in off grid comfort - Think Little Red Riding Hoods Grandmothers cottage with 30 acres of woodland estate and lakes to play in. Hammocks, ping pong, fishing, den building and a pianola.
Cook a local steak on the firepit while watching the stars. Inside light the candles and wood burner to heat radiators and hot water for the big roll top bath.
Well behaved dogs welcome (£20)
Sorry not suitable for young children due to fire risk and steep stairs


Indoor fireplace
Free parking on premises
Private entrance

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM


11 Reviews

Rose User Profile
May 2018
Our second stay at the engine house did not disappoint - beautiful surroundings, total privacy, super comfortable beds and lots of lovely little touches by Dan & Angie (including some delicious homemade honey wine on arrival which was amazing!). The new dining area is great (so m…
Thom (Dan) User Profile
Response from Thom (Dan):
Thank you for booking. Would love to see you next year.
May 2018
Victoria User Profile
April 2018
If you read the description properly and this appeals to you then you’ll love it here. A splendid and relaxing break with wonderful hosts.
Justin User Profile
April 2018
If you want nothing more than a swing in the woods, reading in a hammock under the tall latch trees, cooking on an open fire pit, singing all the magical oldies whilst playing the pianola, playing board games in candle light around a log burner, bathing in the biggest bath in can…
Lisa User Profile
September 2017
Beautiful,cosy and very well equipped. No electricity but lots and lots of candles and lanterns provide so everywhere was well lit. Brilliant cooking facilities with a gas cooker and a log burner that gave lots of hot water to fill the lovely freestanding bath.. Very well though…
Leanne User Profile
August 2017
This place is something else. Utterly stunning and its surprising how quickly you get used to no electricity and "standard heating". The kids had the most amazing time collecting the wood each morning and exploring the woods finding more dens, seating area's, tree swings etc. We …
Monika User Profile
August 2017
We spent 10 days as a family with a 15 year old boy in the Engine House, all of us would have loved to stay longer! Angie and Dan have put so much thought into every detail! The Engine House was very comfortable, cosy and easy going. We loved the swing (even our visitors had a go…
Oliver User Profile
July 2017
Lovely place, very quiet. No 'leccy is a bit of a challenge but fun for a few days.

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Joined in April 2017
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11 Reviews
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