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Abergavenny 3 miles; Newport 20 miles.
Govilon is a small, pretty, scattered village with a shop and pub/restaurant just 3 miles from Abergavenny. The area offers a wealth of natural beauty, with lovely walks through the Wye Valley, along the Brecon Canal or through the breathtaking Brecon Beacons. The picturesque market town of Abergavenny nestles between seven mountains, and the River Usk flows through it, resulting in beautiful views in every direction. The town boasts a castle with its own museum, churches, an indoor market hall, good shops and a multitude of pubs and restaurants to suit all tastes. With abbeys, castles, mining museums and a Roman amphitheatre and baths at nearby Caerleon, there is something different to discover every day of your holiday.
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Abergavenny 3 miles. This delightful detached Govilon cottage is situated down a quiet one way road almost tucked away from the village and yet within a couple of minutes’ walk of a shop and pub. This Govilon cottage is beautifully presented throughout and provides charming rooms where families can spend time together. The well-equipped kitchen, the sitting room with multi-fuel stove and the spacious dining room all have original wood and Welsh slate floors adding to the cottage’s appeal. Three lovely bedrooms all have magnificent views of the Sugar Loaf Mountain, so why not enjoy breakfast in bed to make the most of the stunning scenery. The same views can also be enjoyed while dining alfresco in the lawned garden and on a summer’s evening you are able to unwind after a day exploring this picturesque part of Wales. Enjoy walks from the doorstep along the nearby canal or venture up the mountains surrounding this superb Govilon cottage. Just three miles away is the market town of Abergavenny, which boasts shops, tearooms and picnics by the river. Wherever you decide to visit, you will happily return to this welcoming Govilon cottage ready to plan your next day out.
Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x double, 1 x children’s bunks. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with multi-fuel stove.
Full gas central heating, with additional heating from multi-fuel stove in sitting room. Gas range oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, Nintendo Wii, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for multi-fuel stove inc. in rent. Further fuel for stove on honesty box basis. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot, highchair and stairgate. Garage for 1 car. Off road parking for 2 cars. Bike storage in garage or shed. Enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2 mins walk. Note: Although this is a no pet property, the owners occasionally stay at the cottage with their dog.
Previous visitors' comments about Ger-y-Nant:
The location of the property in a quiet area with very friendly local people, an excellent pub serving good food 100 metres away, also a local shop nearby.
Mr Tyrie, Warrington, September 2012