5 Bedroom House in Mid Wales
Hereford, Mid Wales, Wales (Ref: HC42952)
- Dog Friendly Cottage
- Family Friendly Cottage
- Log Fire
- Internet Access
Tucked away a few short miles from Hay on Wye you will find this beautiful house, full of Welsh charm from the slate tiles and oak floors, to the Welsh woollen blankets and curtains. The vibe is laid back and rural, with country views across the impressive Black Mountain range and the private lake. The Welsh Border town of Hay on Wye is just three miles away, easily managed by bicycle, with a large array of independent shops, and of course its world famous book festival, of which there are now two each year, one in May and one in November. The Cathedral town of Hereford is 25 miles away and Brecon can be reached in 20 minutes by car. The Black Mountains are pretty much on your doorstep with endless trails and an adventure training centre nearby , should you want to book a guide. For the more adventurous the list is endless with rock climbing, abseiling, gorge walking, rafting, canoeing, archery, caving and pot holing, all available nearby within the Brecon Beacon National Park. On site the leisure facilities include a private lake for swimming or Carp fishing, large games room with piano, punch bag, table tennis, a working arcade game and table football. The house has five bedrooms all on the first and second floors; a super king with dressing room and en suite bathroom with shower and WC, a zip and link twin (which can be made into a super king on request) and three further double bedrooms. There is a family bathroom with bath, shower and WC and another bathroom with shower over bath and WC. A separate WC is located on the ground floor. The gorgeous and comfortable lounge has its own woodburner (logs included), TV, DVD, iPod dock and DAB radio with views over the garden and doors to the terrace outside. On the ground floor you will find a study with desk, in case you need some quiet time to catch up with work or reading. The inviting kitchen/diner has an Everhot, electric oven and gas hob, microwave and fridge freezer. Next door is the well equipped utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside there is much space and extensive gardens for you to enjoy, with plenty of comfortable garden furniture, barbeque in summer months and a swing, with also the major attraction of the lake, perfect for wild swimming or Carp fishing. Please note this property is no smoking with two well behaved dogs welcome. Amenities: bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and Wi Fi included. Additional info: You are welcome to fish and boat on the lake at all times. The green, 2 man canoe is for the use of guests.
SLEEPS 10: 5 large bedrooms. 1 super king size master bedroom with en suite bath and shower room, as well as dressing room, 3 further large double bedrooms, and 1 twin bedroom which can be converted into a super king if preferred. There is also an additional day bed available upon request, at no additional cost. Lovely bed linen, storage and Welsh blankets provided. RELAX : Large sitting room with a top notch Clearview wood burner, logs included, three cosy sofas, the most enormous beanbag, and great views of the garden through the huge oak windows. Gadgets include Wi Fi, large tv, dvd player (and small selection of DVD's), iPod music doc and Roberts radio. Lower tech holiday reads and games available! COOKING & DINING : Large open plan kitchen and dining room. An oil fired Everhot, gas hob and electric oven, microwave, fridge freezer. Lots of pots, pans and china. All the kitchen basics such as oil, salt pepper etc. There is also a second fully equipped kitchen upstairs in a self contained flat which forms part of this property. The main entertaining space has a large oak refectory table with fun seating and linen cushions looking out over the enormous lake and grounds. WORKING ON HOLIDAY: Bad luck, but if you need it, there is a proper office area downstairs with wi fi connectivity and desk, please note this is not super fast however. There is also a decent work space in one of the upstairs bedrooms. Mobile reception is good. BATHTIME: Three upstairs bathrooms, with baths and shower. A downstairs cloakroom with basin and loo. Large separate laundry room with washing machine and dryer and sink. PLAYTIME: A games room with piano, punch bag, table tennis, working arcade game, table football. Outside a swing, a lake for fishing or swimming, acres of ground, garden furniture, barbeque in summer months. PETS: Two well behaved dogs are very welcome in the downstairs kitchen and hall. THE LAKE: You are welcome to fish and boat on the lake at all times. The green 2 man canoe is for the of guest.