- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
This superb, mid-terrace, Grade II listed cottage is located in the heart of the walled, castle town of Caernarfon in North Wales. Boasting delightful harbour views from the front bedrooms and featuring original wooden doors, picture rails and sash windows decorated with shutters, this Caernarfon cottage is situated close to the castle, a short stroll from the town centre, perfect for friends and families wishing to explore this wonderful area of Wales. Set over five floors, this Caernarfon cottage features four beautiful bedrooms, including two king-size double rooms on the first and second floors, a second floor twin room and a twin room in a crog loft. The lower ground floor offers a well-equipped kitchen with an AGA, a beech block worktop and a spacious dining area, where you can all sit together and enjoy delicious home-cooked meals over discussions of the day’s adventures. Curl up together in the cosy sitting room and unwind with a film or lose yourself in a good book in the separate snug. Outside, an enclosed patio offers a fabulous place to sit and soak up the sunshine or enjoy alfresco dining on those warm summer evenings. Just across the road, steps lead down to the harbour where many locals and holidaymakers while away the day angling or crabbing. Caernarfon plays host to a variety of restaurants, an historic castle and a market square, all within a moment’s stroll of this North Wales cottage. Within fifteen minutes’ drive you will find the foothills of Snowdonia. From here you can access footpaths to the very summit of Mount Snowdon, or a mountain railway offers the chance to travel there in comfort from nearby Llanberis. Anglesey is a short drive away and the Menai Strait offer a variety of water activities from RIB rides to dinghy sailing. This is a fantastic Caernarfon cottage, perfect for discovering the delights and wonders of North Wales.
Over five floors. Four bedrooms: 1 x first floor king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x second floor king-size double, 1 x second floor twin, 1 x third floor twin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. First floor basin and WC. Lower ground floor kitchen with dining area. Ground floor sitting room.
Gas central heating. Electric oven, gas hob, AGA, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Free short-term roadside parking nearby on first come, first served basis. Long stay parking £3 per day in harbour car park. Bike storage. Enclosed patio with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1 min walk. Note: Third floor bedroom accessed via narrow, steep stairs with reduced head height.
Note: Due to a maintenance issue, the AGA is out of use until it can be repaired.
Note: Up until Friday 30th October 2015, the property will have a first floor shower room and a ground floor snug. From Friday 30th October 2015, the first floor shower room will be an en-suite to the king-size double and there will be a first floor basin and WC available. Also a ground floor bathroom will replace the snug.
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About the location
Llanberis 8 miles; Bangor 9 miles.
Caernarfon (county town of Gwynedd) has much historic and cultural importance in North Wales. It is a popular tourist spot with its impressive 13th Century castle, well preserved town walls and delightful water front. During the season there are guided tours of the castle and special events including historic pageants. There is also a station for the Welsh Highland Railway, which passes through dramatic scenery, the village of Beddgelert and onto Porthmadog. Fishing trips are available from the harbour and another attraction within walking distance of the town centre is Segontium, a Roman fort and museum, housing many important finds. Caernarfon offers a wide selection of shops and places to eat and is close to the lovely beaches of the Isle of Anglesey and the Lleyn Peninsula as well as the mountains and rivers of Snowdonia, including the renowned mountaineering town of Llanberis at the foot of Mount Snowdon.