These two adjoined cottages come nestled in the sublime rolling countryside in Denbighshire, North Wales, close to the pretty market town of Corwen. Ysgubor Wen sits as the cosy little annexe to the two-bedroom Pen Y Foel lsaf, making this a wonderful stay for couples, friends or families seeking a relaxing rural break. Both of these heart-warming holiday homes are enhanced charmingly by whitewashed stone walls and exposed beams, antique features and a range of the owner's beautiful sculptures on show. Both welcoming sitting areas benefit from additional electric fires, so you can enjoy these homely cottages at any time of year. The kitchens are usefully equipped and are lined with charming wooden units to give a hint of that country cottage feel. When the sun comes out, be sure to enjoy a soothing stroll throughout the communal gardens here, you will find a choice of seating areas which enjoy views of the stunning surrounding area, while more examples of the owner's impressive artwork can be spotted also. Enjoy superb walking and cycling at your fingertips, the glorious Snowdonia National Park is also easy to reach and offers a wondrous amount in terms of scenery and outdoor opportunities. Must-visit towns in the area include beautiful Bala and the excellently appointed Llangollen, with much to see and do suiting all tastes.
Perfectly positioned in an AONB, with splendid, panoramic scenery engulfing the grounds, is Ysgubor Wen, a delightful annex to the owner's house with a cosy interior oozing character.
This charming cottage is set all over the ground floor, with a comfortable layout for two guests to fully relax in a beautiful and rural location.
Tucked away down a quiet country lane, you can quite easily enjoy the calm and tranquil nature surrounding you, an ideal spot for those who love being outdoors.
Full of character, this annexe boasts high pitched ceilings with exposed beams and beautiful antique furniture.
The bedroom comprises an impressive four poster bed for you to catch your rest, with an open mezzanine display feature and views out across the garden.
The bright and airy sitting room provides a cosy electric stove whilst the kitchen/diner comprises a pine fitted kitchen with a washing machine, table and chairs.
Just off from the lounge is the compact shower room.
The mature gardens outside conjure up fresh experiences for you and your partner, with a stunning outlook showcasing some fantastic scenes over the Dee Valley and towards the Berwyn Mountains, offering wonderful opportunities for birdwatching.
Take the time to sit out on a pleasant afternoon and admire the scenery along with the owner's collection of sculptures.
The local town of Corwen is just a couple of miles away, where shops and cafes can be found; the heritage steam train will take you to Llangollen, where you can enjoy horse drawn canal boat rides.
There is an abundance of walking and mountain biking, fishing on the River Dee and watersports at Llyn Brenig and Bala Lake.
The Snowdonia National Park and walled City of Chester are within a short drive, offering fantastic days out.
Share this lovely cottage with a loved one and enjoy the wonderful experiences the surrounding area can provide.
Note: Property can be booked with 948453, they sleep six people together.
About the location
Llangollen 10 miles; Bala 12 miles; Ruthin 12 miles; Betws-y-Coed 22 miles.
Set in the Clwydian Range and Dee Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, at the meeting point of five river valleys, is the picturesque North Wales market town of Corwen. A charming town offering plenty of local amenities including traditional butchers, greengrocers and bakeries as well as a selection of pubs, cafes, restaurants and a leisure centre, trim trail and children’s play area. Corwen provides everything you need whilst discovering this stunning area. A journey on the Llangollen Heritage Steam Railway, which has now been extended to Corwen, is one of the best ways to see the beautiful views of the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in comfort. Take a horse-drawn canal boat from Llangollen and visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Pontcysyllte, Britain’s largest aqueduct. Corwen is immersed in history and heritage; learn about Owain Glyndwr, the self-proclaimed Prince of Wales, explore beautiful Rug Chapel and Langar Church, or climb through the heather to one of the most important Iron Age hill forts, Caer Drewyn, built around 800 BC. Visit the National Trust properties of Chirk Castle and Erdigg, explore the atmospheric ruins of Cistercian Valle Crucis Abbey and Castell Dinas Brân. Foodies can visit the nearby Rhug Estate, one of the largest organic properties in the UK and dine at Tyddyn Llan in nearby Llandrillo, considered to be one of Wales' finest restaurants. The historical town of Ruthin and the town of Bala, with its celebrated lake, offering wonderful watersports, are just twenty minutes away by car. The exhilarating Snowdonia National Park is just fifteen minutes’ drive away; an arena of outdoor adventure just waiting for you to discover, which can also be accessed via the lovely village of Betws-y-Coed, the official 'Gateway to Snowdonia’.