Llangadfan 1 mile.
A picturesque 18th century detached cottage set close to the owner’s home, on a 5 acre smallholding in a peaceful rural location close to the small villages of Llangadfan and Foel.
The owners are artists, and this charming Llangadfan cottage is beautifully furnished and decorated throughout in a country theme with an artistic chic style and is perfect for a family holiday.
Inside this Mid Wales cottage there are three bedrooms, a bathroom, a shower room, and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
Outside this cottage near Foel is a lawned garden ideal for relaxing or wining and dining after a pleasant riverside walk, bird watching or fishing beside the banks of the River Banwy which runs through the owner’s land.
The village of Llangadfan is a convenient base for touring all of Mid and North Wales and into Shropshire, or for enjoying the outdoor activities in the area.
There are wonderful walks with the Glyndwr's Way passing this Llangadfan cottage and from the village there is a scenic 4 mile ramble over the rolling Montgomeryshire Hills, or wander through the nearby 6000 acre Dyfnant Forest.
Only 9 miles away from this Mid Wales cottage is Lake Vyrnwy, a renowned Nature Reserve and RSPB site, which provides long walks and bike trails.
Visit Powis Castle and gardens, Pistyll Rhaeadr, the highest waterfall in Wales and Llanfair Caereinion, which is 7 miles away and is home to the famous steam railway and an excellent cafe.
Also in the area is the market town of Machynlleth, the Tabernael Art Centre, the exciting Centre of Alternative Technology and all of the Snowdonia National Park, including the magnificent Mount Snowdon.
The stunning beaches at Barmouth and Harlech, and the market towns of Dolgellau and Montgomery are also within easy driving distance.
If you are seeking an action-packed break with mountain biking and rock climbing, or simply a lovely base from which to tour the surrounding areas of Wales and Shropshire, this delightful Llangadfan cottage is ideal all year round.
Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with roll-top bath, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
About the location
Lake Vyrnwy 9 miles.
The small, traditional village of Llangadfan in Powys is an excellent central location for exploring all of Mid Wales and beyond into Snowdonia and Shropshire. Llangadfan boasts Glyndwrs Way footpaths and the Foel Ramble, a 4 mile walk overlooking the hills of Montgomeryshire and also it is close to the Cambrian and Berwyn mountain ranges where there is wonderful scenery in all directions. The village also has a shop/vintage tea room, and the Cann Office Hotel has a bar, restaurant and gardens and was formerly Cae ’n Fos, a medieval fortified camp on a bend on the River Banwy. There is lovely walking and horse riding in the nearby Dyfnant Forest, a remote 6000 acre forest on high ground which descends spectacularly down towards Lake Vyrnwy. The lake, with an 11 mile circumference, is a magnificent beauty spot which is famous throughout the UK for its scenic walks, cycle trails, and bird watching. The area is renowned for its green hills and mountains, castles such as medieval Powis Castle and gardens (National Trust), museums and the Montgomery Canal. Europe's leading eco-centre is situated at Machynlleth, the Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) aims to "inspire, inform and enable people" to live more sustainably. This is a lovely part of Wales with something for everyone.