Llanbadarn-Fynydd 4 miles. A pair of tastefully converted, cosy, semi-detached barns in a cluster of three properties, nestled into the valley, surrounded by the owners' working livestock farm, on the edge of a Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Llaithddu in Powys. The cottages are a perfect retreat for families or friends looking to relax in lovely surroundings, enjoy the beautiful countryside and be close to local towns and popular villages. Both cottages are set over two floors and are warm and cosy with biomass heating, and each have three comfortable bedrooms. Outside, both cottages have off road parking spaces for four cars, and enclosed lawned gardens, perfect for a spot of alfresco dining and what better way to relax at the end of the day than in the warming waters of the hot tub. The cottages are surrounded by working farmland, including an SSSI which is rich in flora and fauna and is nestled in the undulating valley between Llandrindod and Newtown. You are ideally placed to explore the Radnorshire Hills, with a myriad of footpaths and cycle routes, and nearby Newtown, sitting on the River Severn, opens up opportunities for great days out as it is surrounded by nature reserves, castles and museums. Llandrindod Wells, 18 miles away, with its formal parks is perfect for a relaxing day out, or why not visit the pretty town of Rhayader, just 15 miles away, known as the gateway to the imposing Victorian Dams of the Elan Valley and the beautiful Cambrian Mountains? Also Offa’s Dyke and Glyndwr’s Way are close by, as is the fabulous Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. These properties are an ideal base for families and friends looking to relax in spacious yet cosy accommodation and be in an area to explore the picturesque landscape of Mid Wales.
The cottage is a perfect retreat for families or friends looking to relax in lovely surroundings, enjoy the beautiful countryside and be close to local towns and popular villages.
Set over two floors, there are three comfortable bedrooms, the family bathroom on the ground floor and a shower room upstairs.
The living area is a semi open plan L-shape, with a well-equipped kitchen leading onto a cosy snug with a warming woodburner.
From here and archway opens through to a light and airy sitting room with a dining area and the benefit of a private veranda with views across the valley.
Outside, in addition to the veranda with seating which is perfect for a breakfast in the sun, you have an enclosed lawned garden with views down the valley which can be enjoyed from the luxury of the screened hot tub, perfect for relaxing after a day.
This property is ideal for families and friends looking to relax in spacious yet cosy accommodation and explore the picturesque landscape of Mid Wales.
Note: This cottage can be booked with Ref. 918935, together they sleep 12.
Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super king-size double on request), 1 x ground floor single with pull-out stacker bed. Ground floor bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with archway to sitting room with dining area leading to archway to snug with woodburner and veranda. External utility.
- Biomass central heating and woodburner
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, shared washing machine in external utility, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
- Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Off road parking for 4 cars
- Enclosed lawned garden and patio with furniture and screened hot tub
- Veranda with furniture
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop 7 miles, pub 4 miles
- Note: Due to location, WiFi can be intermittent
- Note: Water supply is from a well which is fully tested
- Note: Caretaker lives on-site
- Note: Property is close to A483, associated road noise will be heard
- Note: Horse livery available, please contact the owner for further information
- Note: Ground floor bedroom and bathroom accessed via 2 steps from main living area.
About the location
Llanbister 4 miles; Newtown 9 miles; Llandrindod Wells 17 miles
The rural village of Llanbadarn Fynydd nestles in the Powys countryside between Newtown and Llandrindod Wells. Llanbadarn Fynydd offers a community shop and a friendly pub, which serves good food, plus the Glyndwr’s Way National Trail passes through the village, as does the River Ithon before it joins the River Wye. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, this area is perfect for walking, cycling and birdwatching with the Radnorshire Hills and Forest and the Offa’s Dyke pathway both within easy reach. The pretty village of Abbeycwmhir is close by and is home to the Cistercian Abbey founded in 1176 and the Happy Union Inn, an old fashioned ale house. Enjoy day trips to the nearby Cambrian Mountains or the spectacular Brecon Beacons, and visit Llandrindod Wells, Rhayader or Builth Wells to find a variety of shops, museums, craft centres, pubs, tea rooms and restaurants. Visit the Red Kite Feeding Station at Rhayader, which offers a fantastic opportunity to see these beautiful birds at close range, take a trip to the peaceful Elan Valley Lakes, the Gilfach Nature Reserve, or test your nerve at the Phil Price Rally School or the Underhill Farm Horse Riding School. A perfect base for a family holiday at anytime of the year.
This property offers the following short breaks:
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