About the home
Baddegai is a glorious traditional Welsh stone Longhouse comfortably sleeping 8 visitors in 4 spacious bedrooms all with en-suite shower/bathrooms with WIFI throughout. Baddegai is situated in a private and secluded location, just a short walk along The Drovers Road onto The National Trust Land and up to The Peaks of The Brecon Beacons. This superb house is only 10 minutes drive from Brecon. The property is situated in 3 acres of grounds including a lawned garden, a terrace and two fields which are perfect for exercising dogs. The south facing terrace has a BBQ and good quality garden furniture and is a wonderful sun trap with beautiful views up to the Brecon Beacons and has an abundance of birdlife. There is a shed in the garden which can be used for locking up mountain bikes. The garden and fields, with a brook running alongside, provide great fun for children (the brook is fenced off for the safety of young children). The house is on the edge of National Trust land that runs up to the top of the Beacons so you can walk from your own front door to the top of the highest peak in the Brecon Beacons, Pen-y-fan. This is a wonderful location for all types of visitors whether just relaxing with friends or keen walkers and mountain bikers.
From the kitchen and sitting room are the most beautiful views up the valley to a stream tumbling down from the mountains. There are original beamed ceilings, oak floors and a wealth of character.
Cottage Accommodation now completely renovated and re-furnished by new owners.
The house has now been completely refurbished, renovated and extended into the barns with new furniture, good quality linen and a new superb kitchen, and the attached barn has been tastefully converted to further extend the accommodation.
Bedroom 1: is up its own staircase is a super king size double with mountain views and a large en suite with a bath with shower over.
Bedroom 2 and 3: can be twins or super king size doubles. Bedroom 4: can be twin or standard double
Bedroom 2 is on the ground floor with an en suite bathroom with a large walk-in shower - the other 2 en suite bedrooms are up a second staircase. Bedroom 3 has mountain views and an en suite with a bath with shower over. Bedroom 4 has an en suite shower room. All the bedrooms have plenty of storage, sofas and underfloor heating, as do the bathrooms.
There is a completely new well equipped kitchen with a double induction oven, eye level grill, microwave, large fridge and ample work and storage space. The table in the kitchen seats 4 and has a slate floor with underfloor heating. The large utility room has fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer and is perfect for drying off wet dogs. The large comfortable sitting room has plenty of sofas and a woodburning stove, Freeview TV and DVD. The dining room also has a woodburning stove and a table that can seat up to 12.
Duvets, bedlinen and towels provided. Electricity and fuel for the woodburning stoves. Travel cot and high chair available. Ample parking on the drive. Wi-Fi Variable mobile receptionBBQ availablePets welcome, but not on furniture (two fields either side of the track are available for exercising dogs).
Libanus is 1 mile, Brecon 4 miles and Cardiff 25 miles.
Learn more about Brecon here.
Book your break at Baddegai online or, alternatively you can book by calling our office on 01874 676446.
If you would like to speak to someone who has visited this property please ask for:
Elizabeth, Carolyn, Emma, Sophie or Ceri
|Size:||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
No smoking at this property
|General:||Central heating, TV, Telephone|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||4 Bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 family bathrooms|
|Other:||Please check with the advertiser regarding linen and towels|
|Outdoors:||Private garden, BBQ|
The Powys / Brecon Beacons / Powys region
Brecon is centrally positioned in the National Park and is a very popular base for walkers, mountain bikers and those who just enjoy being within the beautiful surrounding countryside with breathtaking views. The cathedral town boasts two museums - The Welsh Borderer's Museum and the Brecon Cathedral along with a shop and cafe. The bustling town centre is quaint with many individual shops and cafes. There is an annual world renowned Jazz Festival held in the town during August.
Crickhowell is a small, pretty and sheltered Georgian market town set between the lower slopes of Table Mountain and the backdrop of Llangattock Mountain with its great limestone crags. The River Usk, renowned for the good trout and salmon fishing, flows past spanned by an interesting buttressed bridge with twelve arches facing downstream and thirteen arches facing upstream. There are many excellent walks in the Black Mountains and the Brecon Beacons and horse riding, fishing, and canoeing can all be arranged locally.
Abergavenny is a bustling market town with a large covered outdoor market and a busy cattle market; there are ample local producers, craft and antique markets and every September the famous Abergavenny Food Festival brings together a wealth of local food producers, celebrity chefs and an enthusiastic food loving audience. This area remains a favourite base for walkers, cyclists, para-gliders, fishermen and canal enthusiasts, and there are many outdoor activity providers.
Hay-on-Wye is a popular market town on the River Wye, sitting on the border between England and Wales, at the foot of The Black Mountains. Overlooked by the fascinating 11thc. Castle, the town has a wealth of interesting old buildings and the "largest second-hand bookshop in the world" in the old cinema- one of the 30 major antiquarian bookshops, each with their own speciality. Hay-on-Wye hosts the world famous Literary Festival.
Builth Wells in the Mid Wales countryside is varied with magnificent great reservoirs using the natural shape of the landscape - now established over many years and a natural habitat for all kinds of wildlife and flora. There are great expanses of open countryside where the Red Kite (which can be viewed at close proximity in several Red Kite Centres), buzzard, kestrel and sparrow hawks wheel and hover overhead.
The Upper Swansea Valley is an ideal location for those wishing to explore this area known as 'Waterfall Country',
Monmouth takes its name from the mouth of the Monnow River, which flows into the River Wye just South of the town. Monmouth is a bustling market town with many shops and supermarkets. The pubs and restaurants provide good food. All types of outdoor activities are available, there is excellent fishing on the River Monnow and the River Wye; golf is nearby at the Rolls of Monmouth; Hot Air Ballooning at nearby Raglan and pony trekking in the area; excellent walking in the Wye Valley and the Royal Forest of Dean, exploring the Welsh Borders and Offa's Dyke Path
On the western side of the Brecon Beacons lie the old market towns of Llandeilo and Llandovery. Both are charming market towns with excellent local shops and information centres, guiding people to the numerous local places of interest such as Carreg Cennen Castle.
The Brecon / Sennybridge area
Brecon is centrally positioned in the National Park and is a very popular base for walkers, mountain bikers and those who just enjoy being within the beautiful surrounding countryside with breathtaking views.
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Activities near Brecon
Rural / countryside retreats
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|Prices for group size 8|
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|C||10 Jun 13||19 Jul 13||£ 932||-||-||1 Week|
|B||19 Jul 13||30 Aug 13||£ 1096||-||-||1 Week|
|C||30 Aug 13||18 Oct 13||£ 932||-||-||1 Week|
|B||18 Oct 13||1 Nov 13||£ 1096||-||-||1 Week|
|D||1 Nov 13||20 Dec 13||£ 773||-||-||1 Week|
|A||20 Dec 13||3 Jan 14||£ 1204||-||-||1 Week|
|D||3 Jan 14||14 Feb 14||£ 850||-||-||1 Week|
|C||14 Feb 14||21 Feb 14||£ 960||-||-||1 Week|
|D||21 Feb 14||28 Mar 14||£ 850||-||-||1 Week|
|C||28 Mar 14||4 Apr 14||£ 960||-||-||1 Week|
|B||4 Apr 14||25 Apr 14||£ 1125||-||-||1 Week|
|C||25 Apr 14||23 May 14||£ 960||-||-||1 Week|
|A||23 May 14||30 May 14||£ 1235||-||-||1 Week|
|C||30 May 14||18 Jul 14||£ 960||-||-||1 Week|
|B||18 Jul 14||29 Aug 14||£ 1125||-||-||1 Week|
|C||29 Aug 14||24 Oct 14||£ 960||-||-||1 Week|
|B||24 Oct 14||31 Oct 14||£ 1125||-||-||1 Week|
|D||31 Oct 14||19 Dec 14||£ 850||-||-||1 Week|
|A||19 Dec 14||1 Jan 15||£ 1235||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
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