3 Bedroom Cottage in Mid Wales
Brecon, Mid Wales, Wales (Ref: HC42884)
- Dog Friendly Cottage
- Family Friendly Cottage
- Log Fire
- Internet Access
- Hot Tub
Set in a stunning location in the Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons, this charming remote cottage dates back to the 16th century, yet has been restored with 21st century style and gadgetry.
The cottage retains lots of character with cruck oak beams and is the perfect hideaway, with acres of gardens and fields, as well as a private waterfall. Set just beneath Lord Hereford's Knob and Hay Bluff, in the Black Mountains (part of the Brecon Beacons National Park) you can stride, pedal or ride out across some of the country's most beautiful terrain, right from the doorstep. Things to do include rock climbing, abseiling, gorge walking, rafting, archery, caving and Tregoyd riding stables and outdoor activity centre which is just at the foot of the mountain lane, with great trails across the hills to explore on. Not forgetting Wye Valley with its canoeing, shooting, river and lake fishing which is near Hay on Wye, home of the famous Hay Festival, with 30 bookshops, cafes and shops. Leisure facilities: wood fired private hot tub. Games facilities: pool table in the lounge. The accommodation offers THREE bedrooms: 1 king size with additional single bed and en suite bathroom, with hand held shower over bath and WC. On the ground floor, 1 double and 1 double with additional single bed. Bathroom: with bath, separate shower and WC, on the ground floor. Lounge: with open fire (logs included), TV, DVD, table tennis and pool table. Second lounge/diner: with open fire, (logs included). Kitchen: with Aga, gas hob, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Utility room: with washing machine. Outside: enclosed garden and patio area with garden furniture. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric, under floor heating, central heating and Wi Fi included. No smoking please. 2 dogs welcome. Additional info: Please note lane can be quite bumpy so be careful if you have a low car. Arrival: 4pm
SLEEPS 6 2: Three bedrooms: a large king size, en suite master bedroom with additional single bed. A downstairs triple bedroom and a ground floor double bedroom. Cotton bedlinen, down duvets and fluffy towels included. BATHING: Apart from the waterfall to be found in the garden for a bracing splash (!)...there are two bathrooms, an en suite with roll top bath, basin and loo by the master bedroom and a ground floor bathroom with separate shower serving the other two bedrooms. Towels included. Hairdryer available. RELAXING: There are two drawing rooms, both with open fires, cosy sofas and lovely views. Gadget wise, there is wi fi, a television, DVD. Logs provided. If you're looking for something more 'sporty' to indulge in, maybe table tennis will help awaken the competitive spirit. DINING : Large oak table seating eight to be found in "the old room", there is also an informal kitchen breakfast table. COOKING: Handmade and painted farmhouse self catering kitchen with an electric two oven Aga, four ring gas hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher. Utility room with washing machine, lots of storage. KEEPING WARM : Fireplaces for roaring fires, with baskets of logs, central and under floor and central heating throughout. PETS: Lovely dogs are welcome, not on sofas please! HOT TUB: There is a wood fired private hot tub included in the price. ACCESS: This cottage is gloriously remote. It has ample parking, but very low sports cars beware, the track can be quite bumpy. It can also be hard to navigate in snow, although a past owner had no problems getting his Lotus along the track each day! BEDDING: Bedding is provided for six guests, should you require bedding for the two additional single beds, please add this in the comments section of your booking, just so the housekeeper knows. There is no extra charge for up to eight guests at the house. SECURITY DEPOSIT: There is a refundable 300 security deposit payable for this property, which will be held by the owner. Payment will only be taken from your card if damage or excessive mess is caused at the property.