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 station is Newtown which is half an hour by train from Shrewsbury; Newtown is 13 miles from the cottage. There is also 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.