Hay-on-Wye (4.5mls NW), Herefordshire


16TH CENTURY COTTAGE TUCKED AWAY DEEP IN THE HILLSIDE This stone cottage is an idyllic slice of country life hidden away out of sight accessed by a farm track. Welcoming owners live a discreet walk away and are on hand if needed but privacy is assured. With 580 acres of National Trust Common Land surrounding you there are many walks on the doorstep. From the top of The Begwns it s possible to see nearly all of the Brecon Beacons a truly astounding view. For the energetic the Brecon Beacons National Park and River Wye have a number of adventure training providers from renting a canoe to high rope courses and gorge walking. Hay-on-Wye just 5 miles away is famous for its International Book Festival with plenty of second hand bookshops an art house cinema and independent stores as well as The Globe at Hay. Talgarth is worth discovering and the Talgarth Mill with its working traditional watermill. The accommodation offers TWO bedrooms: approached via cottage style steep stairs 1 double and 1 double (built in and not suitable for people over 6ft tall). Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC on the ground floor. Lounge: with woodburner (first basket of logs included) TV and Blu-ray. Kitchen/diner: with electric oven and hob fridge washer/dryer and large larder. Outside: raised sunny terrace with seating BBQ and large enclosed garden. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels electric and Wi-Fi included. Regret no smoking. 2 dogs welcome. Additional info: the wood burner heats the whole property additional electric and oil filled radiators available should you need them in the cooler months. The cottage is accessed via a bumpy farm track which makes it unsuitable for low cars and advice should be taken in severe weather. The cottage door is accessed via a sloping grassy garden path set into the slope so may not be suitable for the elderly or guests with impaired mobility. Location: pub 1 mile. Arrival: 5pm.

Accommodation Overview

Sleeps: 4

Bedrooms: 2

Pets: 2

Arrival Day: Fri


  • Downstairs bathroom
  • Enclosed garden / patio
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Internet access
  • Pub nearby
  • Family friendly
  • Quirky
  • Off the beaten track
  • High up on a Hill
  • Rustic
  • Towels included

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