House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 9

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 142 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Chestnut House is a detached property built of local materials and finished to a very high standard. The house has a modern contemporary feel and has many unusual features. The floor is chestnut wood, the handmade Mark Wilkinson kitchen is ash as is the staircase. Many other types of wood have been used throughout the house giving a very pleasing effect. The house has recently been completely refurbished and furnished. Unlimited Wifi.

Surrounded by views of the Black Mountains yet just a few minutes walk to Crickhowell centre where you will find excellent pubs, restaurants and shops.

Size Sleeps up to 9, 5 bedrooms
Nearest beach Tenby 142 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 300 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Cardiff 80 km, Nearest railway: Abergavenny 9.6 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (3), Dining seats for 9, Lounge seats for 9
Other Linen provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors


Chestnut wood floor throughout.

Large kitchen/diner with large breakfast bar fully equipped with Bosch electric fan oven gas hob, , fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, Meile dishwasher. Iron and ironing board. Radio with ipod dock

Downstairs cloakroom with shower.

Large cupboard in hall.

Good size lounge with wood burning stove and plenty of comfortable seating. Sony HD TV with Freesat, DVD player.Free Wifi.

Separate dining room seating 9.

Ash staircase.

First Floor:

Master bedroom with vaulted ceiling, en suite shower, ash spiral staircase to mezzanine floor.

2 further double rooms, 1 single, 1 with bunk beds.

Large family bathroom.


Small attractive garden. Ample parking with lockable garage for mountain bikes. etc. Barbecue.

Excellent mobile reception.

All bed linen and towels provided along with Welcome Pack. In Wintertime, a starter pack is provided for the wood burning fire. Further wood can be purchased from Webb's Ironmonger's in Crickhowell.

Further details outdoors

Small but very pretty enclosed garden. Patio with furniture. Barbecue. Ample parking for 2 cars and garage for bicycle storage etc. Recycling facilities in the garage.

The Powys/Brecon Beacons region

Crickhowell is a beautiful historic town, set in the Brecon Beacons National Park, with stunning landscapes, mountain walks and plenty of family attractions.

There is a festival for everyone, music, literary and food. There are country shows and farmer's markets. Markets and fairs are fascinating places to browse and experience local life. Chat to the locals at the farmer's market and find out what is produced locally. Art's, crafts and antiques are becoming a real speciality in the area so come and see what you can find.


Crickhowell is well served with a variety of shops, 2 butchers, a bakery, general grocers and a pharmacy. There are 2 banks with cash points and a post office. There is also an excellent information centre with internet access. There are several local pubs and restaurants, in particular the renowned Bear Hotel and Dragon Hotel but situated in the High Street in Crickhowell. Further afield there is the acclaimed The Foxhunter, Nantyderry, run by first class chef Matt Tebbutt. Other restaurants in the area include The Walnut Tree, Abergavenny, The Bell, Skenfrith and the Griffin Inn, Felinfach. Gliffaes Country House Hotel, 2 miles from Crickhowell, offers a wonderful afternoon tea as does The Angel Hotel in Abergavenny. The Good Food Guide lists many more.

There is a large Waitrose supermarket just 6 miles away in Abergavenny. The local Sugarloaf vineyard is worth a visit.