Brinsop Court, Bailey House
Manor House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Bailey House offers spacious, luxury accommodation for 8 people, tucked away in the heart of Herefordshire countryside, surrounded by ancient woodland and farmland but within easy reach of Hereford, Hay-on-Wye, the Black Mountains, Offas Dyke, the Wye Valley, Ludlow, Abergavenny & Ledbury.
With two golf courses only a 5 minute drive away, a racecourse on your doorstep, a village pub just 5 mins drive with local beers and beautifu
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Aberystwyth 90 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||8 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Birmingham 60 km, Nearest railway: Hereford 6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Telephone, Table tennis, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (4), Cots (2), Dining seats for 21, Lounge seats for 12|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Private tennis court, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river|
|Further details indoors|
Bailey House a Grade 1 Listed property has been recently refurbished to the usual Brinsop Court high standard with the trademark wrap around luxury and comfort. All the bedrooms overlook the moat and can be double or twin rooms the choice is yours, all are equipped with plasma TVs.. The wonderful gallery area, ideal for reading or just quiet contemplation has views across to the Skirrid and the Black Mountains. The living room has a cylindrical wood burner, firewood supplied, three large squashy sofas plus occasional chairs, a table area ideal for playing board games and a 40" plasma tv with DVD player. The kitchen is equipped to a very high standard and has a 4 oven AGA ideal for catering for larger parties. The Queen Anne dining room has a coal fire and large oak refectory table and seats up to 21 people. If your party exceeds 21 you can always book the Medieval Banquetting Hall & Panelled Library which caters comfortably for 50 guests.
|Further details outdoors|
Bailey House is situated within beautiful mature gardens and is a changing canvas throughout the four seasons so whatever time of year you decide to visit there will always be something to wonder at. It is surrounded by 800 acres of ancient woodland, farmland and pools, yours to explore during your visit. We now have four signposted walks for you to enjoy to suit all abilities, we even have a bird hide for those who love to sit quietly and observe the wildlife. Bring your fishing rod if fishing is your thing or hire some bikes and explore a little further, Children & adults alike love the magic of Brinsop, for children the freedom to explore the ancient woodlands, building dens, going for nature walks and even hunting for imaginery buried treasure it's the ideal opportunity for their imaginations to be fulfilled and not a computer screen in sight!.
The Heart of England/Peak District
Brinsop is a small hamlet within the Wye Valley, at the western edge of the county of Herefordshire. The nearest villages are Tillington, with its very popular Bell pub to the north and Credenhill, home of the SAS to the south.
Brinsop is very close to the famous Offa’s Dyke, Herefordshire Black and White Village trail, Wye Valley Walk, Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons and Hergest Ridge (of Tubular Bells fame!)
First on the list must be Hereford Cathedral, which houses the oldest map in the world, the Mappa Mundi, alongside the ancient Chained Library. This year the Cathedral proudly hosted the world famous Three Choirs Festival which returns every three years, sharing the event with Worcester & Gloucester Cathedrals all within an hours drive
Next, wander around the world famous book town of Hay-on Wye, enjoy a coffee and visit the shops or better still, spend a week or two at the fascinating and vibrant Hay Literary Festival which is held every year during the month of May!
Other events not be missed in Herefordshire include the Herefordshire Walking Festival held during June and the Herefordshire Film Festival. The Courtyard theatre in Hereford is a light and airy building offering all kinds of theatre, art and comedy, attracting performers from all over the UK. Meanwhile, Malvern Theatre is proud of its reputation for hosting many London shows and plays, when they tour the country.
Brinsop is superbly situated for golfers, it's less than a five minute drive to The Herefordshire Golf Club which offers a challenging 18 holes with absolutely stunning views. Meanwhile, at Burghill Golf Club, which is ten minutes by car, you’ll find a less strenuous game.
Herefordshire Art Week September
Cider Making Festival October
Flavours of Herefordshire October - Special Guests to be announced
Other local activities include:
Fishing; coarse and fly
Taste of Adventure Centre
Michelin starred Castle House Restaurant
Michelin starred The Stagg Inn Restaurant
Horse Racing at Hereford, Ludlow, Chepstow, Cheltenham
Canoeing on the River Wye
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18 Apr 2014
"Great for group holiday!"
We booked all 3 houses and the cricket pitch rooms for our wedding weekend in March. As we were the only ones that lived in Hereford we wanted somewhere for family and friends to stay together and mak… More
18 Mar 2014
"The WOW Factor"
Brinsop Court has the Wow Factor in spades. I have just celebrated my 40th at Brinsop with my partner, my mum and 15 other close friends. We hired both Baileys and Tirrells and we were unable to find … More
22 Jan 2014
"Excellent venue for large group holidays"
The estate has kept all its heritage but is equipt with all mod cons.
Every detail considered and the owners have gone that bit further to make you feel welcome in this beautiful house and estate.
A few houses to choose from, adaptable to different group sizes and needs.
We had 6 dogs which usually would be unacceptable in most venues, but Brinsop welcomed us in.
Very friendly when booking and organising stay.
Have booked again for next year!
16 Jan 2014
"Amazing place would highly recommend especially for larger groups"
I booked Brinsop Court for my office's Christmas party and it was by far one of the best places I have stayed. The buildings and grounds are beautiful and the staff were so helpful with any questions or requests we had. When booking for a larger group it is hard to find the perfect place but everyone said they loved it and we are looking to use again for a future party. The small extra touches made the stay even more special as we felt thoroughly looked after. We were left to our own fun the whole time (once they had made sure we were ok) and this just added to the great experience. I can not fault anything with this place or our stay as a whole. Amazing!
16 Nov 2013
Twenty three of us stayed in Tyrells, Bailey and Dansey for a weekend to mark our twenty year reunion. The place was fabulous. The buildings are beautiful and have been impeccably updated. Everywhere … More
12 Mar 2013
"Wow, Wow, Wow LOVED it!"
We have just returned from Bailey House. Speaking as a relative veteran of large holiday homes (we do 2-3 a year), this is the best we have ever stayed at. It was super clean, fantastic living accomod… More
Thank you for your kind words and we are delighted that you were able to enjoy some of the variety of activities that guests can experience both indoors and outside!
4 Feb 2013
"Three seasons in three days."
Very, very impressed with this property. Impeccably presented, huge superking beds with the softest linen, lovely big rooms and living areas. The property includes a large swathe of countryside for wa… More
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