Didley near Hereford, Herefordshire
An outstanding, detached barn conversion, sitting in large gardens with long, distant views across Herefordshire countryside and set in the scattered hamlet of Didley. Beautifully appointed throughout, this Herefordshire cottage seamlessly combines traditional wall and ceiling beams and wooden floors with contemporary furnishings, perfect for enjoying a relaxing holiday with family and friends. Set over three floors, with stunning views from the galleried living area on the first floor, this Herefordshire cottage has five delightful bedrooms, two with en-suite facilities, two with bathrooms next door, which can be shut off together to create bedroom suites, and two which have doors accessing the garden. The first floor kitchen boasts a breakfast bar for four, whilst the beamed dining room offers space for all guests to enjoy a celebratory dinner or family lunch. Guests can also retire after dinner to the sumptuous sitting area to relax in front of the warming woodburner. Outside, the extensive gardens offer games for all the family or the ideal spot for a relaxing picnic on the patio, whilst taking in the countryside views. The surrounding area offers many lovely walks, including the Herefordshire Trail, cycle routes, as well as many delightfully villages, with excellent pubs, restaurants and unique shops. Herefordshire, Hay-on-Wye, Ludlow and Symonds Yat are all within easy reach and make a great day out. A perfect cottage for a memorable holiday at any time of year.
Over three floors. Five bedrooms: 1 x ground floor king-size double with en-suite roll-top bath, separate shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x lower ground floor twin, 1 x lower ground floor family room with 4 singles and en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. First floor open plan living area with kitchen with breakfast bar (seats 4), dining area and sitting area with woodburner.
Oil central heating with woodburner. Electric double oven and 5-ring gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Ample off road parking. Lockable bike storage. Lawned garden to front and rear with patio, furniture and childrens' swings. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. Note: The lower ground floor is accessed down 4 steps. Note: One ground floor twin en-suite and the king-size double en-suite can be shut off to create separate facilities.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Hereford 6 miles; Symonds Yat 16 miles; Hay-on-Wye 19 miles; Ludlow 31 miles.
The scattered hamlet of Didley lies in beautiful Herefordshire countryside, just six miles from the historic city of Hereford, which dates back to the 7th century and boasts a magnificent cathedral, medieval bridge and the fascinating Mappi Mundi world map and chained library, home to a rare collection of ancient books. This area is surrounded by unspoilt countryside and offers activities to suit all tastes, including fishing, cycling, walking, horse riding, canoeing and birdwatching, all in and around the Golden Valley, Wye Valley and magnificent Royal Forest of Dean. Visit the charming riverside market town of Ross-on-Wye, with its timbered buildings and 17th century market hall. Beautiful Symonds Yat boasts towering rocks above the River Wye, where peregrine falcons breed and 'the town of books', Hay-on-Wye, offers many traditional inns, antiques shops, cafes and over 30 bookshops and also plays hosts to the annual literature and arts festival. The majestic Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons National Park are within easy reach, as are the towns of Abergavenny, Monmouth, Ledbury, Leominster and many National Trust properties.