Croeso / Welcome to Talwrn Glas, a recently completed comfortable 3 bedroom self-catering accommodation with views of the Clwydian Range, the Dee Estuary and beyond.
The cottage is part of a traditional Welsh longhouse that dates from the 18th Century, with the Roberts family being the eighth generation.
Located in a peaceful setting, accessed by a farm track it provides the perfect retreat with opportunities to explore the nearby cities of Chester and Liverpool, as well as the market towns of Mold, Llangollen and Ruthin.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
An open-plan kitchen, dining and sitting area provides you with the maximum flexibility for your stay. The kitchen area is fully equipped with electric cooker, toaster, fridge with a freezer and a dishwasher.
The large Master Bedroom has a king-size bed and is spacious enough to have easy chairs and a log burner. A gallery, which overlooks the master bedroom, has a double futon and gives extra bed space or an area to relax.
The bathroom is located on the ground floor and has a wash basin, WC and a shower over the bath. The second bedroom is fully furnished with a double bed. The third bedroom has a single bed.
If staying with a young family we would be pleased to provide a cot and high-chair on request.
Local highlights include walking or cycling in the Clwydian Range, visiting Thomas Telford's specatcular aqueduct at Froncysyllte or shopping in Chester
Talwrn Glas provides the perfect base to explore the cities of Chester and Liverpool or the market towns of Mold, Ruthin and Wrexham. It is also well situated for walking, fishing, horse riding, golf and mountain biking.
Towns and Cities
The Roman city of Chester (15 miles) has fantastic shopping plus many historic attractions. Liverpool (40 miles) was European City of Culture for 2008 and has all the attractions of a vibrant modern city with the architecture of an old industrial port. Mold (5 miles) is the local shopping centre.
Local walks are available for all abilities from Talwrn Glas. Walk up Moel Famau to the Jubilee Tower, built to celebrate the jubilee of George III, and enjoy a spectacular views of England and Wales on a clear day (start of walk 15 minutes by car). Alternatively enjoy the Flintshire countryside following the route of a rural walk or take a walk directly from the front door.
Coed Llandegla (10 mintues by car) is a purpose built mountain bike centre in a privately owned woodland. The centre has trails suitable for all from families and beginners to experienced mountain bikers looking for a challenge.
Visit Erddig, an impressive historic house and walled garden saved from subsidence by the National Trust. Located in Ruthin, Nant Clwyd is the oldest dated timber framed house in Wales and was opened to the public for the first time in 2007. Also close to Talwrn Glas are Chirk Castle, Bodnant Garden, Plas Newydd and Tatton Hall. There are a dozen National Trust properties within an hour's drive.