Acorns is one of the very pretty terraced cottages in a small private
close of Eco cottages, with distressed old oak doors and windows,
pretty gardens and within a few minutes walk of the vibrant and
attractive Georgian town of Crickhowell. Visitors are always amazed by
how much there is to see and do here. You could spend weeks exploring
all the local walks, trying all the gastro-pubs and excellent
restaurants in the area or wandering the art galleries - all without
the car. Acorns is a lovely cottage combining modern design with
traditional building materials. You'll adore the interior designed to
make the most of the views and the attractive courtyard garden. The
location, in a quiet spot just 200m from the town centre is ideal for
foodies, walkers, art-lovers and shoppers!
Step inside this pretty mid-terrace cottage and you are immediately
aware that all is not what it appears. The layout compliments the
aspect and views from the property perfectly.
The ground floor has a washing machine tucked in under the stairs, a
bathroom with bath and shower over, handbasin and toilet.
The double bedroom also on the ground floor has very attractive French
doors leading out onto the patio garden.
The stairs lead up to a sitting/dining room with sofa, armchair, TV,
DVD and the dining area houses a dining table and chairs.
There is a west-facing window with balcony from which to enjoy views to
the peaks of the nearby hills.
The adjoining kitchen has a built-in electric oven and hob, microwave
and fridge with icebox.
A stepladder leads up from the living room to a small mezzanine floor
with single divan.
*Bedlinen and towels provided
*Electricity and gas central heating
*Not a suitable property for children - babies to be discussed
*Designated private parking 100m away
*Enclosed patio garden with furniture
*Bike storage available at owners house
*Not suitable for pets - by owners choice
*Good mobile phone reception
*Attractive bolthole in a wonderful location
With its pretty exterior, Acorns provides a wonderfully romantic base
from which to discover the Brecon Beacons. Wake up and throw open the
French doors of your bedroom to the little courtyard garden beyond. Why
not have your breakfast outside and read the paper in the courtyard
before a trip out. With Crickhowell centre a stone's throw away you'll
enjoy a wonderful selection of eateries and bars, all the shops you'll
need The Pantry is just around the corner and serves great coffee and
amazing cakes. There are numerous walking and outdoor activity
opportunities. The area is a Mecca for artists, walkers and
birdwatchers, and the thriving town is both lively and friendly. It
would be very easy to arrive at Acorns and not get back in the car
again during your stay such is the number of things to do within easy
Fantastic walks from your door
Stroll approximately 400m to find Cric - The Crickhowell Resource and
Information Centre. There is a really lovely Art Gallery, a coffee shop
and WIFI/internet access is available there, the helpful staff on the
information desk are a mine of information. Tell them how energetic
you're feeling and how much time you have and they'll help you choose
from an enormous number of varied walks from Crickhowell. For a
challenging but relatively short walk, Table Mountain at nearly 1500ft
provides a spectacular backdrop to the North of the town. At the top
you will be rewarded with the remains of a 2500-year-old hill-fort
(crug) of Hywel from which Crickhowell takes its name.
Abergavenny 6 miles, Brecon 15 miles.
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