Welcome to Upper Buckton
Luxurious AA 5 Star, gold award, Bed and Breakfast accommodation, in the unspoilt Teme Valley, on the borders between England, Herefordshire and Shropshire, and Wales, Powys
This elegant Georgian farmhouse looks south over the river. It is close to the village of Leintwardine, and only 20 minutes drive to Ludlow, Shropshire.
It is surrounded by a beautiful garden complete with ha-ha, millstream and 12th-century motte. The comfortable, attractively decorated rooms and friendliness of your hosts make a visit to Upper Buckton a delightful experience.
Splendidly set in 400 acres of the unspoilt Teme Valley, this elegant Georgian farmhouse looking south over the river towards the Wigmore Rolls, offers sophisticated hospitality in beautiful relaxed surroundings. A large, mature garden, a masterpiece in light and shade, is brimming with unusual herbaceous plants, flourishing lilies and hostas around a 12th century motte, ha-ha and millstream.
Guests are cossetted in this genteel three storey gentleman's residence, with well proportioned and attractively decorated rooms, containing beautiful antiques and paintings, collected over many years. Elegant bedrooms, with the emphasis on comfortable furnishings, have beautiful cotton applique sheets and pillowcases on the lovely beds, which can be either twin or super king doubles, and have en-suite or private bathrooms complete with special finishing touches.
Hayden and Yvonne have been farming at Upper Buckton for over three decades. They have a wide knowledge and love of the surrounding countryside and enjoy introducing their guests to this unspoilt part of the Welsh Borders. They are warm hosts who endeavour to make guests feel immediately relaxed and at home in their haven of peace, good humour and great food. Yvonne's cooking is an imaginative and sophisticated blend of traditional and Cordon Bleu cooking. Hayden takes great care over the wine list, which features the best European and New World wines.
Visitors will find many interesting places to visit including Ludlow, Much Wenlock, the Black and White Villages of Herefordshire, the Castles: Ludlow, Powis, Croft and Stokesay and National Trust properties and gardens galore. There are many walks in the area and horse riding can be arranged locally.
Directions using Google Mapsk
From Ludlow take the A49 north towards Shrewsbury. At Bromfield turn left, A4113 to Knighton. Pass through Leintwardine continuing on A4113 to Walford. Turn right into narrow road signed Buckton. Upper Buckton is in the hamlet of Buckton, third house on the left. Please drive into courtyard.
To make a booking or to enquire about availability,
please phone or email us:
Hayden & Yvonne Lloyd
Leintwardine, Craven Arms,
Shropshire SY7 0JU
Tel: 01547 540634
Fax: 01547 540634
All bedroom prices are per person, per night, including breakfast and WiFi
- Closed Occasionally
- 1 Double Room en-suite £50.00 - £65.00
1 Twin/Double Room with bath and separate shower
- - £50.00 - £65.00
- 1 Twin/Double Room private bathroom £50.00 - £65.00
- Single Supplement £16.00
- Dinner - three courses £30.00 - by arrangement