The School Room

Kington near Hay-on-Wye, Heart of England (Ref. 4338)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Sky TV
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    1

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Offering spacious, comfortable studio accommodation, this beautiful Victorian school room dates back to the 1830s, and is tucked away in a quiet corner of the pretty riverside town of Kington. This Kington property has been sympathetically restored and elegantly furnished to provide warm, attractive holiday accommodation. Offering excellent facilities over one floor, this superb Kington property has a light and airy open plan living area with large picture windows offering views of Bradnor Hill, a well equipped kitchen, dining and sitting areas, and a bedroom area with king-size double bed. Set immediately on the popular Offa's Dyke Path, this is a charming Kington hideaway, perfect for a romantic retreat or simply as somewhere to relax and recharge the batteries. Enjoy the selection of books and games on a cosy afternoon in, or explore the many walks, cycle routes and unspoilt countryside in this lovely part of Herefordshire.

Accommodation

All upper ground floor. Spacious open plan studio living area with king-size double bed, fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with two single sofa beds. Shower room with shower, basin and WC.

Amenities

Gas central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with basic Sky, DVD, WiFi, books, games and DVDs. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Storage area for two bicycles. Free parking in town square 50 metres from property (guests can pull up outside property to load/unload). Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops and pubs 2 mins walk. Note: Five stone steps up to front door, further four steps inside property.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

KINGTON

Presteigne 6 miles; Hay-on-Wye 12 miles.

The small town of Kington, well regarded as a centre for walking, is situated near the Welsh Borders in a beautiful area known as The Marches. Celebrated by visitors for its lovely scenery and excellent walking and cycling in the surrounding rolling hills, this quiet, pleasant town offers a number of excellent shops, pubs and restaurants. 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 just five miles away, 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, while 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.

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