Set within the quiet, rural hamlet of Cwn-Llinau, with a pleasant outlook over the Welsh hillside, is Ty Capel Soar.
This beautifully converted chapel dates back to 1870 and now boasts upside down accommodation, situated just over a mile from the pretty village of Cemmaes.
With delightful walks, fishing and birdwatching in the area, this cottage is ideal for couples and small families of three.
Stroll through the front gate to a courtyard hosting an abundance of pretty shrubs and flowers.
Under the porch and through the front door will take you inside to the reception room.
This is simply perfect for those musically inclined, with two pianos carefully placed in the room.
Sit and enjoy a tune or two before gliding up the magical staircase to the open-plan living room.
Get cosy by the woodburning stove on a bleak wintry evening, and admire this lovely setup put together with antique furniture, lively colour schemes and beautiful china plates on the wall.
The mezzanine landing and tall arched windows are simply a delight and the kitchen window displays views of the hillside.
Back downstairs, the bedrooms await a peaceful night's rest with thoughtful attention to detail and en-suite facilities assisting you each morning.
There is even a cloakroom on the first floor for visiting guests, and a utility just off the kitchen.
Cemmaes is the next village along with a church and riverside perfect for summertime picnics.
Just a short drive away is the market town of Machynlleth, with a good mix of specialist shops, pubs and cafes.
This is the ideal location for walking, mountain biking, fishing and rock climbing among many other outdoors activities.
A wonderful getaway in Mid Wales.
Upside down accommodation. Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC, 1 x single with en-suite shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. First floor cloakroom. First floor open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. First floor utility. Reception/music room.
About the location
Aberdovey 16 miles; Dolgellau 16 miles.
Cemmaes is a lovely little village surrounded by the rolling hills of Mid Wales set in the stunning valley of the River Dyfi. With a pretty village church and a scattering of houses with lanes leading down to the river, Cemmaes is the perfect little place for a relaxing retreat. Just 10 minutes’ drive away is the small market town of Machynlleth. The streets of the town spread out from the 19th century clock tower, and offer a good mix of specialist shops, pubs and cafes, in addition to the regular street markets held every Wednesday. The town boasts two art galleries, and is home to the Museum of Modern Arts, Wales, which showcases the work of a variety of international artists, as well as staging concerts and lectures in its 400 seat auditorium. From Cemmaes it is a short drive to the coast in one direction and the town of Dolgellau in the other making it ideally placed for taking advantage of the superb walking, mountain biking, riding, beaches, fishing and rock climbing available in the area.