Llanbadarn-Fynydd 1 mile.
A secluded, detached bungalow surrounded by working farmland and nestled on a hillside, with fantastic views across the valley, in the village of Llanbadarn-Fynydd.
This is a perfect base for families or friends looking to spend time in a tranquil spot, or exploring the surrounding countryside and all it has to offer, while being close to popular towns and villages.
Set all on the ground floor, the accommodation is comfortable and modern, with two lovely bedrooms and a family bathroom.
There is a well-equipped and spacious kitchen with a dining area where the whole group can gather together and enjoy a home-cooked meal.
Spend your evenings in the cosy sitting room in front of the warming woodburner, with a good book and a glass of wine.
Outside, you can sit in the pretty garden and enjoy the fabulous views across the valley, relax with an early morning coffee under the pergola in any weather, or just enjoy the luxury of the hot tub.
The River Ithon runs through the village, which is surrounded by great walking countryside with Glyndwrs Way passing through just a stone’s throw away.
You are ideally placed to explore the wonderful Cambrian Mountain region, with the River Wye meandering through fabulous undulating countryside.
The Shropshire Hills AONB is less than ten miles away and also offers plenty of walking and activities to suit all tastes.
Llandrindod Wells is a little further afield and is a centre for cycling with beautiful parks, a golf course and the famous spa waters.
The area offers numerous outdoor activities, such as fishing, horse riding, canoeing, golf and a fabulous choice of cycling and walking.
For a little more adrenaline perhaps try your hand at shooting clays or take a spin at the local rally school.
To the south you will find Builth Wells, home of the Royal Welsh Showground with its series of hugely popular annual events.
A twenty mile drive will take you through the bustling market town of Rhayader and onto the truly stunning Elan Valley, steeped in industrial history with its imposing Victorian dams and series of wildlife rich lakes.
An ideal, secluded retreat overlooking the peaceful valley, with plenty of things to see and do nearby and a hot tub to relax in at the end of a busy day.
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.