Cwm Derw Cottage
Llanafan Fawr near Builth Wells, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay
Llanafan Fawr 1 mile. A delightful, 19th century, stone and timber-clad barn conversion, situated on the owners' 14-acre smallholding, close to the rural village of Llanafan Fawr, 6 miles from Builth Wells. Carefully renovated to provide the perfect blend of original features and modern amenities, this lovely property features a charming, open plan living area with vaulted ceiling, cosy woodburner and delightful French windows leading to an attractive, decked area, perfect for dining alfresco. The owners offer riders on-site stabling facilities, whilst the surrounding countryside provides superb walking, fishing and mountain biking opportunities amongst breathtaking scenery. Visit Powys's oldest pub in Llanafan Fawr, peruse the fascinating craft shops at nearby Builth Wells, or explore the famous Wye and Elan valleys. The Brecon Beacons National Park, the striking Black Mountains and the lovely coastline of Cardigan Bay are all within easy reach, making this a superb base for a wonderful, relaxing holiday.
All ground floor. One double bedroom. Shower room with shower cubicle, basin & WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area & sitting area with woodburner and French windows to decked patio area.
Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting area. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge (no ice box), washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD. Fuel, power & starter pack of wood for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lockable bike storage. Stabling for horses (to be pre-arranged with owner). Enclosed garden with decked patio area, summerhouse, ornamental pond, garden furniture & BBQ. Sorry, no pets & no smoking. Shop 3 miles, pub 1 mile. Note: Due to the pond, this property accepts babes-in-arms only.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
About the location
Builth Wells 6 miles.
The tiny, rural village of Llanafan Fawr is peacefully situated amidst beautiful, unspoilt countryside and boasts an old church and Powys' oldest pub, The Red Lion, which serves fine, traditional fare. Sheltered by the slopes of the Llanafan Valley and close to the wonderful Wye Valley, the surrounding area is renowned for its walking and mountain biking opportunities, while fishing and birdwatching enthusiasts are well catered for with the Wye and Irfon rivers close by. The picturesque market town of Builth Wells provides a variety of interesting crafts stores and hosts many collectors' fairs, while the annual Royal Welsh Show brings an explosion of colour to the town every July. With the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park and the spectacular Black Mountains within easy reach, this wonderful location is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts or those just wishing to relax amidst wonderful scenery.