The Shippon

Garth near Llangollen, Wales (Ref. 906210)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    2

  • Bedrooms

    1

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    No

Tyn Celyn Cottages

Llangollen 4 miles. This is a group of three stone-built terraced barn conversions, part of a development of six properties, which stand in a lovely location on an 80 acre working livestock farm on the slopes of the Berwyn Mountains, close to the World Heritage Site of the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Llangollen Canal. Dating back to the 17th century, these cottages near Llangollen have all been carefully restored to offer a range of accommodation that will suit most small parties. Where possible, local materials have been sourced for the use in their renovation and many of the windows have been handmade on site from oak reclaimed from the farm itself. These Garth cottages are supplied by purified spring water and free range eggs are readily available to purchase from the owner's farm. There are scenic canal and hill walks from these Llangollen cottage, and canal boats can be hired daily for a memorable voyage across the aqueduct or through the Vale of Llangollen into the town. The Panorama walk is one mile away, from which on a clear day seven counties can be seen, or visit the world famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct which is just two miles away. Enjoy day trips to Snowdonia, historic Chester, or Lakes Bala and Vyrnwy and then return to one of these cosy Llangollen holiday cottages to relax.

The Property

This Llangollen cottage has been carefully styled and furnished to offer a comfortable base with a quirky character, and is ideal for a couple looking to enjoy the local activities and unspoilt countryside. The front door opens into an open plan living accommodation with a fitted kitchen, recessed dining area and comfy space to settle in at the end of the day, whilst upstairs you will find a Captain's bed set on a raised platform, accessed by three open steps from the large dressing room with seating area. Outside this cottage near Llangollen is a communal courtyard, where you can relax and share stories with your neighbours, or just enjoy the surrounding countryside in this idyllic, peaceful setting. Note: This cottage can be booked with Refs. 906208 and 906211, together they sleep 8.

Accommodation

One king-size double Captain's bed reached by 3 steps, with dressing area. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.

Amenities

Oil central heating. Electric oven and 2-ring hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine in shared external utility, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Bike storage. Shared, front gravel sitting area with furniture and BBQ. Shared picnic area in woodland on farm. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1.5 miles. Note: The Captain’s bed is reached by 3 steps. Note: Owner can supply a king-size double bed for the dressing area if guests cannot access the Captain's bed. Note: There is a single bed available if guests do not wish to share the double bed.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

LLANGOLLEN

Ruthin 15 miles; Chester 25 miles.

The beautiful Vale of Llangollen, with its dramatic mountain backdrop and boulder-strewn River Dee is the setting for this pretty tourist town, internationally famous for its Musical Eisteddfod. Explore the green valley by steam train or canal boat, or take an exhilarating walk up to Castell Dinas Brân, high above the town, in order to enjoy the breathtaking view. Llangollen offers a good range of pubs and restaurants, as well as many interesting shops. The National Trust properties of Chirk Castle and Erddig are within easy driving distance, while a day-long car trail can take you to visit six of the ‘Seven Wonders of Wales’. Offa’s Dyke Path passes nearby and boasts pleasant walking along the crest of the Clwyd hills, plus the famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct is 5 miles away, and Snowdonia is less than an hour’s drive.

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