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Cefn Cottages

Ref: wa2005
Builth Wells, Mid Wales
Multiple Properties

Contact: Rosalind Nutting

Builth Wells LD2 3HL

Changeover: Friday
Open: All year.
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Number of properties: 2
Smallest property sleeps: 4
Largest property sleeps: 9
Maximum group number: 13

Pets welcome
Riding Nearby
Golf Nearby
Fishing Nearby
Open Fire

Two holiday lets sleeping 4 and 9

situated 3 miles from Builth Wells, Powys (home of The Royal Welsh Show) in the heart of mid Wales. An easy 1/2 hour drive to Hay-on-Wye, the Black Mountains and the Brecon Beacons and the Elan Valley at Rhayader. From the top of the hill to the river side are beautiful wooded walks with good tracks for cyclists, there is pony trekking nearby. The river valley is designated as a site of special scientific interest (SSSI) because of its rare flora and fauna including otters. Fishing for Salmon, Trout and Grayling on the Cefnllysgwynne beat which consists of two miles double bank and a further mile single bank of the Irfon, can be booked with us at 17.50per rod day. The house is also perfectly positioned to give convenient access to the Wye and Usk upper river catchments allowing booking of fishing on a different beat each day.

THE HENDRE FARMHOUSE is a four bedroom self-catering farmhouse sleeping 8. This recently renovated old welsh farmhouse is surrounded by a well kept garden with lawns and flower beds. Beyond the garden, it is a five minute walk across the fields to the River Irfon and the tiny parish church of St Davis's Llanynis in a field by the river. This beautiful stretch of the Irfon has many secluded pools for wild swimming and plenty of shallows for paddling and minnowing. The Hendre is a perfect base for active holidays or peacefully relaxing and gentle walks to the riverbank.
2 Double bedrooms (twin beds made as double) with en-suite bathrooms
2 single rooms sharing shower and w.c.
All linen is provided.
Large comfortably furnished sittingroom, withTV, DVD Player and wood burning stove - (logs provided).
Study/family room,with a desk and table games and puzzles.
Kitchen / dinning room, well equiped, with electric cooker, microwave oven, fridgefreezer, and dish washer.
Backdoor to terrace with table for al fresco meals. BBQ. outdoor picnic table.
Cloakroom/boiler room with washing machine, Drying facilities, sink unit , storage room for coats, boots.
Downstars W.C.

HAFOD-Y-BLODAU is a two bedrooms, self catering holiday cottage, sleeping 4. This delightful converted barn is perched at the top of the hill with breathtaking views over the Irfon valley and the Cambrian Mountains. A birdwatchers paradise, on a level with birds circling high above the valley, Hafod is surrounded by pasture land and woodland, with access on foot leading onto the open hill for walking enthusiasts.

Downstairs there is a well equipped kitchen/dining room with electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher, fridge-freezer and cupboard units. Sitting room with wood burning stove (logs provided) and Sat freeview TV, DVD. French windows give access to a sun terrace, with garden furniture and a barbeque stored in the garden shed at the side of the cottage. The entrance hall provides ample space for storing coats and boots and has an adjoining downstairs w.c with hand basin.

Outside the cottage there is space for parking. Upstairs there are 2 bedrooms with twin beds in each and a hand basin in one. Bathroom with power shower over bath, w.c. and hand basin. All linen is provided Night storage and convection heaters to supplement wood stove.

Price information

Various prices.
HAFOD-Y-BLODAU - Two Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
300 to 450per week
Low Season Short breaks 75 per night
Changeover day is FRIDAY

HENDRE FARMHOUSE - Four Bedrooms, Sleeps 8/9 (futon for extra person)
575 to 800 per week
Changeover day is friday
Low season short breaks from 100 per night

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