Little Pentre Barn
Overton-on-Dee near Chirk and Ellesmere, North Wales & Snowdonia
Overton-on-Dee 1.5 miles. An attractive, detached, brick-built Overton-on-Dee cottage on the owner’s 3 acre smallholding, 1.5 miles from Overton-on-Dee and 5 miles from Ellesmere. Full of character, this charming Overton-on-Dee cottage offers open plan accommodation, exposed beams, a woodburner, two cosy bedrooms and a private lawned garden with valley views. Enjoy shared, seasonal use of the owner's heated outdoor swimming pool, scenic walks and cycle rides, or visit the lakes, shops and pubs at Ellesmere, all within easy reach of this Overton-on-Dee cottage. With picturesque Llangollen, the Roman city of Chester and medieval Shrewsbury all a short drive away, this is a delightful holiday retreat. Note: This cottage can be booked with Ref. 11843 to accommodate 12 people.
Two bedrooms: 1 x galleried twin bedroom (with limited headroom) - mezzanine level, 1 x ground floor double, partitioned from main living area. Shower room with shower, basin & WC. Small kitchen. Spacious beamed open plan living area with dining area, sitting area, woodburner & French doors to decking.
oil-filled electric heaters with woodburner in sitting area. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD player, stereo/CD player. Electricity charged from coin meter (at subsidised rate). Starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent (please bring own swimming towels). Shared use of owner's outdoor heated swimming pool (available June to August inclusive). Cot, highchair & stairgate available on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Bike shed storage. Private lawned garden with raised decking & furniture. BBQ. Sorry, no pets & no smoking. Shop & pub 1.5 miles. Note: First floor bedroom accessed via steep stairs - not suitable for the less mobile or very young children. Note: Children must be supervised around the swimming pool.
At a glance
- Swimming pool
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Cot available
- Highchair available
About the location
Ellesmere 5 miles; Llangollen 12 miles.
The village of Overton-on-Dee stands amidst delightful countryside close to the English border, offering a perfect base from which to explore North Wales, Cheshire and Shropshire. Situated on an escarpment around which the River Dee winds its course, this charming village boasts a fine collection of 18th Century buildings, a small selection of local shops, a great restaurant and a traditional pub. The nine Meres of Ellesmere are also nearby, created during the glacial period and now providing scenic walks, boat trips, sailing, fishing and bird watching opportunities to the many visitors that travel from near and far. Ellesmere also has a broad variety of attractive buildings including St Mary's Church, which dates back to the Norman Conquest, whilst offering a fine selection of shops and no less than nine pubs in addition to an annual beer festival, making this an ideal holiday location all year round.