- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
Llangollen 4 miles. A wonderful Grade II listed detached cottage, situated in an idyllic canalside position next to the magnificent Pontcysyllte Aqueduct. The aqueduct has World Heritage status and carries the Llangollen Canal over the River Dee. The property is over 200 years old and has a fascinating history, having been the original pay office for the canal toll. Lovingly renovated by the current owners, it offers every modern comfort, whilst retaining many original features such as beams in the upstairs rooms. Barges can be hired nearby (daily hire available) for a memorable voyage across the aqueduct or through the Vale of Llangollen into the town itself - an idyllic 4 mile trip. The historic Telford Inn, next door, serves food year round and has a wonderful canalside garden.
Three bedrooms: 2 x double (one with TV with FreeSat and DVD), 1 x twin (gives access to 2nd double and has no natural light). Modern bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Spacious fitted kitchen with dining area. Delightful sitting room with feature coal-effect gas fire and views of canal. Note: The stairs to the first floor are steep.
Gas central heating with gas fire in sitting room. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with FreeSat, DVD player. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair and other baby equipment available. Off road parking for 2 cars (in pub car park). Gravelled area with seating. One small well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 1 mile, pub next door. Note: Eisteddfod weeks commencing 3rd and 10th July 2015 are charged at £635.
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About the location
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.