The Old Mill

Talybont, Wales (Ref. 13279)

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Cottage features

  • Swimming pool
  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    8

  • Bedrooms

    4

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

This delightful 17th century mill house stands beside the River Ysgethin, within a small independently-owned holiday lodge park in the popular coastal village of Talybont, which is ideally positioned between Barmouth and the World Heritage Site of Harlech. This stone-built, detached Barmouth cottage boasts a wealth of character oak beams and trusses, as well as a woodburning stove to create a cosy olde worlde atmosphere. A very welcoming Barmouth cottage, The Old Mill has been refurbished to provide spacious, quality accommodation perfect for a family holiday in one of the most lovely parts of Wales. Just a 20-minute walk from the Rural Beach Award-winning beach, this charming character Barmouth cottage has pleasant bedrooms, a delightful family bathroom with a roll-top slipper bath, two sitting room/dining rooms and a modern kitchen, ensuring a lovely Barmouth holiday cottage with the ideal combination of olde worlde charm alongside all modern facilities. There is shared seasonal use of a heated indoor swimming pool nearby whilst the cottage near Barmouth has a lovely cottage garden perfect for dining alfresco beside the River Ysgethin. Providing a wonderful base from which to enjoy this famous coastline and fabulous surrounding countryside, this impressive Barmouth cottage offers hill and coastal walks, wonderful sandy beaches, watersports, golf, the medieval Harlech Castle World Heritage Site and the beautiful Snowdonia mountains. A lovely 17th century character Barmouth cottage, perfect for a year-round family holiday.

Accommodation

Four bedrooms: 2 x king-size doubles (one with TV and Freeview), 2 x twin. Bathroom with roll-top slipper bath with hand-held shower, separate shower, bidet, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Utility. Large sitting room (seats 5) with woodburning stove and dining area (seats 8) with coal-effect gas stove. Second sitting room (seats 3) with breakfast area (seats 4) with coal-effect gas stove. Conservatory (seats 4) overlooking river.

Amenities

LPG central heating with woodburning stove and gas stoves in sitting/dining rooms. Electric oven, 5-ring gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview and DVDs, additional TV with Freeview, WiFi. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Please bring own beach towels. Cot, highchair and stairgate on request. Complimentary toiletries. Use of indoor heated swimming pool in owner's nearby caravan park from 1st March to 30th November. Boat launching facilities in caravan park. Off road parking for 3 cars, boats etc. Lockable bike storage. Large front and side cottage garden with gravel sitting area overlooking River Ysgethin, furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Basic food hamper on arrival. Shop, pub, bistro restaurant 1 min walk. Rural Beach Award-winning beach 20 mins walk. Note: The Old Mill stands immediately beside the River Ysgethin and in places has some low boundary walls therefore children will need parental supervision at all times.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

TALYBONT

Barmouth 4 miles; Harlech 6 miles.

This popular coastal holiday village lies between one of the most picturesque resorts on the Welsh coast, Barmouth, and the World Heritage Site of Harlech, which are all surrounded by the unrivalled splendour of the Snowdonia National Park. Talybont hosts a small convenience store, an Italian reastaurant, a riverside pub and a large sandy beach ideal for family fun. An excellent base for coastal and hill walking, cycling, sea and freshwater fishing and all watersports. The traditional seaside town of Barmouth boasts an enormous sandy Blue Flag beach, perfect for families. A variety of shops, pubs and restaurants combined with the mild climate, make this an ideal destination for a holiday, even out of season. A paradise for walkers, climbers and cyclists, Mount Cader Idris is nearby, the second highest mountain in Wales. An abundance of wildlife along the Mawddach Estuary, trout fishing in mountain lakes, Harlech Castle, St David's golf course and Portmeirion Italienate Village - just a handful of the many superb attractions within easy reach of this lovely area.

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