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Dyffryn Dol

Gladestry near Kington, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay (Ref. 935081)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 4

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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    7 Customer Review(s)

    Mr Edmondson
    October 2016
    “This holiday cottage is amazing, ...”
    This holiday cottage is amazing, totally exceeded all expectations from the Welcome tray through to the pure comfort and space the cottage provided. The cottage is VERY well kitted out and had everything we could have wished for. The hot tub was really clean and a lovely addition.

Features

  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Games Room
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A spacious, modern, detached house situated close to the popular village of Gladestry in the beautiful undulating countryside of the Welsh Marches.

A perfect place for families or friends to relax in each other’s company, after a day exploring the popular countryside.

Reverse living accommodation, set over two floors, there are four comfortable bedrooms on the ground floor, the master with an en-suite, and a family bathroom.

Upstairs there is a well-equipped kitchen with small breakfast bar leading into a light, airy and spacious open plan sitting room with dining area and far reaching views across the village to the surrounding hillsides.

Outside, you can sit in the garden that wraps around the property, relax on the patio or in the luxurious hot tub where you can enjoy the late evening sun after a day’s exploring the local area.

Several valleys converge around the village, with Hergest Ridge, a steep hillside, that traverses the border between England and Wales.

You are surrounded by beautiful undulating countryside with the pretty market town of Kington just a few miles away.

Alternatively, why not take a trip to Hergest Croft Gardens or the Small Breeds Farm Park and Owl Centre.

The area is hugely popular with walkers, with various nature reserves and woodlands nearby, as well as Offa’s Dyke.

Passing through the village of Gladestry will take you through ever-changing and dynamic landscapes with fabulous little towns, all with their own personalities.

The area attracts numerous cyclists, as well as offering various activities such as horse riding, golf and visiting local gardens, as well as being a short drive from the Shropshire Hills, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Slightly further afield, is the fabulous literary town of Hay-on-Wye, which is also popular for kayaking and canoeing and which acts as a gateway to the most northern point of the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Why not take a trip to the popular market town of Leominster, one of the towns on Herefordshire’s Black and White Trail?

Llandrindod Wells, with its Victorian festival, Builth Wells, home of the Royal Welsh Showground and associated events, and the Elan Valley Dams are all within easy reach.

An ideal property in an area peppered with popular villages, many with thriving Inns, close to the centre of walking Kington, and perfect for families and friends who want to be able relax in a spacious environment after spending the day in the renowned Welsh Marches and nearby Shropshire Hills.

Accommodation

Four ground floor bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with TV (zip/link, can be 2' 6" twin on request) and en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x family room with 1 king-size double (zip/link, can be 2' 6" twin on request) and 1 single, 1 x double, 1 x single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Separate WC. First floor kitchen. Utility. First floor sitting room with dining area. Games room in garage with snooker/pool table and table football.

Amenities

  • Eco-friendly air source heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, PS3 with games, WiFi, selection of DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 2 cars and on road parking nearby
  • Garage for bike storage
  • Front enclosed lawned garden with hot tub, patio, furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 6 miles, pub 5 mins walk
  • Note: The garden is accessed directly from the single bedroom via an external door, or through the kitchen via an external staircase, or via the front door

Note: This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

About the location

GLADESTRY

Kington 6 miles; Hay-on-Wye 10 miles;

Gladestry is a pretty rural village, with a walker friendly pub, nestled in undulating valleys of the Welsh Marches on the Offa's Dyke Path. Surrounded by popular thriving villages, close to the quaint little market town and centre for walkers, Kington. There are a variety of tourist attractions close by including the Kingswood Small Breed Farm Park and Owl Centre, the pretty blooms at the Hergest Croft Gardens, the Mortimer Trail and not to mention the renowned Offa's Dyke Path. Bradnor Hill, which boasts England’s highest golf course, is close and also within easy reach and well worth a visit is the delightful town of Hay-on-Wye with its numerous book shops, craft and antique shops, canoeing and kayaking, along with hosting the famous Hay Festival during the Spring Bank Holiday. The ancient city of Hereford, with its impressive Norman cathedral and famous Mappa Mundi, a 13th century cartographer's interpretation of the world, offers a great day out. A delightful holiday location to suit all ages and tastes.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas