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Ross-on-Wye 3 miles; Hereford 15 miles.
A tiny rural hamlet, scattered over the slopes of Howle Hill, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty overlooking the wonderful Wye Valley and with views towards the Royal Forest of Dean. Howle Hill is ideally located between the delightful historic market towns of Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth, whose timbered Tudor buildings, striking 17th century market halls, majestic bridges, excellent shops, pubs and restaurants suit all tastes. Stroll along the banks of the beautiful River Wye, take a river cruise or view the stunning countryside from a hot-air balloon! Explore famous Goodrich Castle, a perfect example of a 12th century "Marcher Castle", or enjoy the renowned walks along Offa's Dyke and the Wye Valley Walk. Visit beautiful Symonds Yat (4 miles) with its towering rocks where peregrine falcons breed, and take the ferry across the river to the Wye Valley Visitors Centre. Visitors to this area can also enjoy day trips to delightful Hay-on-Wye, the Black Mountains and the scenic Brecon Beacons National Park. Also recommended is a visit to nearby Hereford with its historic cathedral, museums and a tremendous variety of shops and restaurants.
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Two delightful, semi-detached, stone-built barn conversions, in a lovely rural setting on an 11 acre smallholding on the slopes of Howle Hill, which overlooks the beautiful Wye Valley. The barns have been lovingly converted to offer high quality accommodation with excellent contemporary fixtures and fittings, yet also retaining a cosy cottage atmosphere, including airy open plan living areas and crackling woodburners. Both properties have their own delightful patios, ideal for relaxing and dining alfresco while enjoying the surrounding countryside. This is the perfect location for discovering the beautiful Wye Valley and Forest of Dean, with wonderful scenic walks, cycle trails and an abundance of wildlife. Visit the lovely towns of Ross-on-Wye, Ledbury, Monmouth and picturesque Symonds Yat. Two lovely cottages in a tranquil location, perfect for a romantic break at any time of the year.
A lovely, semi-detached Ross-on-Wye cottage on an 11 acre smallholding, 3 miles from Ross-on-Wye. Finished to a high standard, this barn conversion is perfect for a romantic break. Note: This property can be booked with Ref 2538 to accommodate up to 8 people.
One double bedroom with flat screen TV. Ground floor shower room with large shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen with breakfast bar, dining area and sitting area with woodburner, sofa bed and doors to patio/lawn. Note: Bedroom accessed via spiral staircase.
Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting area. Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, flat screen TV with Freeview & DVD player, 2nd flat screen TV, stereo/CD player. Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Shed for bikes. Delightful side patio & lawn with garden furniture & BBQ. Sorry, no pets & no smoking. Shop & pub 1.5 miles. Note: This owner requests a refundable Good Housekeeping Bond of £100.
Previous visitors' comments about Howle Hideaway:
Beautiful cottage away in the countryside just perfect to relax for a long weekend. Great location with some nice supermarkets to stock up!
Miss Hill-Jones, Reigate, February 2013
A beautiful property, very well kept and really comfortable. The owners are lovely people and we would thoroughly recommend the property.
Mrs Gilmartin, Banstead, August 2012
Warm and friendly welcome. Immaculate cottage overall. Quiet and picturesque location with lots of little extra touches to make it more special.
Mr Clifton, Stockton-on-Tees, August 2012
The property lived up to the expectations of the advert and delivered exactly what we had hoped for. The location was beautiful with fantastic views and the tranquility we were seeing. We would definitely recommend this property to others.
Mrs Richards, Widnes, July 2012