Stanner, Kington near Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire
Kington 2 miles. An attractive semi-detached, stone-built barn conversion adjoining the owner’s house on a 10 acre smallholding, on the wooded slopes of Bradnor Hill, 2 miles from the village of Kington. Overlooking the valley and scenic hills beyond, this lovely cottage provides comfortable and well equipped accommodation throughout, perfect for couples and families alike. The property boasts exposed beams, two cosy bedrooms and a private patio area, ideal for relaxing or enjoying a barbecue. Discover this beautiful border region, known as The Marches, renowned for its excellent walking on Offa's Dyke, the Mortimer Trail and further afield, the wonderful Black Mountains. Within easy reach are the lovely towns of Presteigne, with its famous Judge's Lodgings, Hay-on-Wye with its numerous book shops and a good selection of pubs and restaurants, and Hereford with its magnificent cathedral and famous Mappa Mundi. A lovely property in a quiet, unspoilt area, perfect for an exciting, active holiday or a romantic break.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. First floor basin and WC. Ground floor open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
Oil central heating. Freestanding electric cooker, microwave, fridge, use of owners’ freezer in outdoor utility room, TV with basic Sky package, DVD. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Stairgate provided. Off road parking for 2 cars. Bike storage. Large patio area to rear of house with garden furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1.5 miles. Note: This property adjoins the owner’s house via the owner’s garage.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Sky TV
About the location
Presteigne 6 miles; Hay-on-Wye 12 miles.
The small town of Kington, known as the “centre for walking”, is situated near the Welsh Borders in the area known as The Marches. The area is renowned for its lovely scenery and for its excellent walking in the surrounding rolling hills. This quiet, pleasant town has a number of excellent shops, pubs, restaurants and a variety of tourist attractions close by including Eastnor Castle, Kingswood Small Breed Farm Park and Owl Centre, Hergest Croft Gardens, the Mortimer Trail and the Offa's Dyke Path, over Bradnor Hill which boasts England’s highest golf course, and Hergest Ridge, the inspiration for the beautiful music of both Elgar and Mike Oldfield! 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 is a great day out. A delightful holiday location to suit all tastes!