In the north west of the Midlands you’ll find the stunning county of Shropshire, home to Attingham Park, one of the most visited places in the National Trust; and a wide variety of outdoor and indoor gems.

A view into the woodland at Attingham which is covered in snowdrops

Attingham Park

An 18th-century mansion and estate shaped by a story of love and neglect

The front of the house with blossom

Benthall Hall

A family home for 500 years

Winter in upper Carding Mill Valley

Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd

Take a walk across the wildlife-rich heathland and enjoy the views across the Shropshire Hills, or simply play in the stream in the valley.

Dudmaston hall big pool winter frost


An old family home shaped by modern tastes and culture

Sunnycroft in the winter sun


A comfortable home telling the story of a brewer, a widow and three generations of the Lander family

Granham's mount viewpoint on Wenlock Edge

Wenlock Edge

An 18 mile limestone escarpment

Wilderhope Manor and the surrounding farmland

Wilderhope Manor

Elizabethan gabled manor house

The view of Town Walls Tower, looking east along Town Walls

Attingham Park Estate: Town Walls Tower

Shrewsbury's last remaining watchtower

Cronkhill the Italianate villa on the Attingham Estate, Shropshire

Attingham Park Estate: Cronkhill

One of the first and finest examples of John Nash's Italianate villa designs