The cottage is a beautifully furnished country cottage, decorated with lovely colour schemes and wooden floors throughout. This bright, modern cottage is an ideal base for exploring Abergavenny and the eastern Brecon Beacons National Park. The Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal with gaily painted canal boats and miles of level towpath is a short walk away. The World Heritage site of Big Pit at Blaenavon is just over the hill with a wonderful museum and visitor experience.
Warm and welcoming, the open-plan living room and kitchen has plenty of space for visitors to relax and enjoy the magnificent views. This rural cottage will amaze visitors as a place of peace and tranquility with stunning views from every window and excellent road links.
Furnished to a very high standard, the open plan kitchen/ living/dining room is very spacious, light and airy with picture windows and views to the hills beyond. The entrance porch leads to a spacious and stylish lounge, while the open plan kitchen includes a microwave, hob, oven fridge and breakfast table. A separate utility room has another sink, a washing machine, dishwasher and freezer and space for outdoor gear etc.
Bedroom 1: double room has windows with wonderful views on both sides, a comfortable double bed, quality coordinated bedlinen.
Upstairs bathroom - shower cubicle with electric shower, toilet and handbasin
Bedroom 2 (downstairs): Twin bedroom.
Downstairs bathroom - P shaped bath and shower over.
A separate private garden with panoramic views - BBQ, patio table and chairs. Bedlinen and towels provided. Limited wifiAmple off road parking. Good mobile reception. Dogs on discussion with owner, No dogs for 2016.Electricity and heating included.Wonderful walks straight from the cottage.
There are many good pubs and restaurants in the vicinity, and there are some wonderful walks straight from the cottage including some well marked circular walks with routes ranging from the 2km -18 km. The Goytre canal wharf, just a half mile away is a fascinating place to visit, and has a cafe and visitor centre.
Abergavenny 5 miles, 20 miles to the M4 and access to the Severn Bridge.
If you would like to speak to someone who has visited this property please ask for: Ann or Carolyn
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Cots available (1)|
|Other||High chair available|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
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.<br><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>The Upper Swansea Valley is an ideal location for those wishing to explore this area known as 'Waterfall Country',<br><br>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<br><br>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.
"Beautiful market town on the edge of the National Park - also known as the gateway to Wales", 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