- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
Shobdon 1 mile. A charming, stone-built, end-terrace cottage, located in the rural hamlet of Ledicot, on the edge of the pretty village of Shobdon, in Herefordshire. Comfortably furnished throughout, this spacious Shobdon cottage offers the perfect base for a get-together with friends, or a family break in this beautiful part of the country. Set over three floors, the cottage has a first and a second floor king-size double bedroom, one with the added benefit of an en-suite basin and WC. The family bathroom is the perfect place for a relaxing soak after a day exploring the Elan Valley. This Shobdon cottage offers a kitchen, which, with its family dining area, makes a great place to enjoy delicious home-cooked meals or for relaxing and chatting over the morning paper with a cup of coffee. Unwind in the cosy sitting room by the warming woodburning stove, ideal for those chilly evenings. An oak-framed garden room extends from the back of the cottage, where you can find a dining table and comfy sofas. The room makes a lovely space to enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner when the weather is bright, or the perfect spot to curl up with a good book and enjoy wonderful views of the garden outside, which is large and enclosed with a patio and furniture. Sit outside and soak up the summer sunshine with a family barbecue and gaze at the views and the cottage’s small selection of fruit trees. The charming village of Shobdon, boasting a traditional pub, a shop and a Post Office, is home to a renowned church of particular architectural interest and its own private airfield, and you can sometimes see and hear planes flying overhead. The area offers many scenic walks including Offa's Dyke Path and the Herefordshire and Mortimer Trail. Visit the pretty, unspoilt villages along the Black and White Trail and the unique towns of Hereford, Leominster, Ludlow and Hay-on-Wye. With the Black Mountains and Brecon Beacon National Park also close by, this Shobdon cottage truly is the perfect holiday base at any time of year.
Over three floors. Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x second floor king-size double with en-suite basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor WC. Kitchen with dining area. Utility with basin. Sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove. Garden room with dining area and sitting area.
Oil central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, Smart TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, phone (incoming calls only), selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lockable bike storage. Side enclosed lawned garden with patio, furniture and BBQ. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1 mile. Note: There is a fenced pond at property. Note: Orchard adjacent to property has sheep in it. Note: The garden room will not be available for use until 23rd October 2015.
Note: The garden room will not be available for use until 23rd October 2015.
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About the location
Hereford 17 miles; Leominster 6 miles.
The pleasant village of Shobdon lies between the historic market towns of Leominster and Presteigne, and is surrounded by beautiful Herefordshire countryside, close to the Welsh borderlands. Mentioned in the Domesday Book, Shobdon has a village shop, an excellent pub/restaurant, and even a private airfield, providing a rare opportunity to learn how to fly helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft. Leominster, dating back to the 7th century possesses some fine examples of architecture including the Prioerty Church, along with a wide selection of shops, cafes, antique centres and pubs - an ideal place to spend an afternoon. Close by are many National Trust properties including Croft Castle and Berrington Hall, plus the Judge's Chambers in Presteigne, Stokesay Castle, the renowned Shropshire Discovery Centre and the Acton Scott Historic Farm. Sample Herefordshire's cider or discover Hereford with its fascinating Mappa Mundi world map and the captivating chained library, home to a collection of rare and ancient books. The pretty medieval market town of Ludlow is also close by and makes a great day out, with more than 500 listed buildings and a magnificent castle.