Getting Here

See map below. Upper Castlewright Cottage is located on the border between Shropshire and Powys. The nearest towns are Bishop's Castle (4 miles to the east) and Church Stoke (4 miles to the north). The local roads are very slow. Journey times to reach us by car are:
  • Birmingham, 90 minutes
  • Manchester, just over 2 hours
  • Heathrow airport, 3 hours
  • Bristol, 2.5 hours
  • Cardiff, 2.5 hours
  • London, 3.5 hours

The postcode (SY15 6TW) does not take you precisely to the location of the cottage but the map below is accurate.

The nearest railway stations are Newtown (13 miles from the cottage) and Shrewsbury (25 miles). See for train times. There is a bus service from Shrewsbury to Bishop's Castle, 4 miles from the cottage. Bus 553 runs every two hours from Shrewsbury to Bishop's Castle and takes 60 minutes.