Ysgubor Hir

Pontarddulais near Swansea, Wales (Ref. 16482)

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Cottage features

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

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    3

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Pontarddulais 3 miles. A superb stone barn conversion, surrounded by open fields with just one other property down the same lane, in the rural hamlet of Llanedi, 3 miles from the town of Pontarddulais in South Wales. The owners have exceeded themselves with this fabulous Pontarddulais cottage retaining stone walls and high open beamed ceilings, whilst adding oak flooring and furnishings to make this an ideal base for a family or group of friends. This South Wales cottage is cool in the summer and beautifully warm in the winter with its underfloor heating, plus the patio doors and Velux windows shedding light throughout makes all the spacious rooms light and airy. The pastel colours enhance the wonderful well-equipped kitchen with dining area at this Pontarddulais cottage, and the superb sitting room with patio doors opens onto a private secluded rear garden area where you can relax with a cold drink. Two steps lead down to the ground floor bedrooms, one of which boasts an en-suite shower room, and also on the ground floor are a bathroom and a shower room. A lovely oak staircase at this South Wales cottage leads directly into a large twin room with comfy chairs and plenty of space for younger members of the party to enjoy time together. Countryside walks and cycle routes can be found in the area, plus a short drive from this Pontarddulais cottage are an array of castles, the South Wales coastline, many sporting venues, shops and theatres. Whatever you are looking for this wonderful South Wales cottage is the perfect retreat all year round.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x ground floor king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x ground floor double, 1 x twin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Utility. Sitting room with electric woodburner-style stove.

Amenities

Oil central heating with underfloor heating on ground floor and electric stove in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, Blu-ray DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair. Off road parking for 4 cars with room for boat on trailer. Rear raised lawned garden with patio, furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 3 miles, pub 1 mile. Note: Shallow open stream runs along the edge of the front parking area - small children to be supervised. Note: Owners can arrange a grocery delivery for guests prior to their arrival, by arrangement.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

PONTARDDULAIS

Swansea 10 miles.

This typical bustling Welsh town is by the River Loughor and its estuary, close to main road links via the M4. Pontarddulais offers an array of shops, tea rooms, restaurants and pubs, and a park with free tennis courts, and also boasts a successful male voice choir. Pontarddulais is located approximately 10 miles from the City of Swansea, where you can enjoy the theatre, cinemas and many large shopping centres. Swansea is also home to a great leisure centre (LC2), the Liberty Stadium, home of Swansea City football club and the Ospreys rugby club. Llanelli is 9 miles away, where you will find Parc y Scarlets, home of the Scarlets RFC, while a few miles further is Pembrey Country Park with several miles of cycle track along shallow wooded valleys and deserted beaches. Venture a little further to The Mumbles and the Gower Peninsula with its superb sandy beaches and wonderful cycling, walking, horse riding and golfing, with surfing available at Llangennith. Head north to the scenic Black Mountains and the Brecon Beacons National Park with its castles, caves and waterfalls. Approximately 16 miles west is the ancient market town of Carmarthen, the gateway to mid-Wales. A perfect location to discover this beautiful part of South Wales.