Award winning 5 star cottage is set in a superb rural and tranquil setting near Llandovery market town. This accommodation has been extensively rebuilt and redesigned with eco-friendly features, includes a garden pond and offers beautiful views of the Welsh countryside. Perfect retreat to relax in peace and comfort and an ideal base for families and couples who want to explore this special part of Wales.
Awarded the GOLD award by Green Tourism, solar hot water roof panels and ground source heat pumps provide the majority of the hot water and underfloor heating throughout the cottage. It is insulated with sheep's wool and is warm and cosy.
Spacious kitchen with oak floor and all modern conveniences. Rangemaster cooker with 2 ovens and grill with 5 hotplates, Miele dishwasher & fridge-freezer, washing machine and condenser drier, microwave and toaster, all with A or A* energy rating. Granite work surface and all kitchen equipment provided. Oak dining table seating 8.
Spacious lounge with woodburning stove in centre of room. Television with DVD player, selection of DVDs and Hi-fi with I-pod dock. Books and maps of the area and daylight lamps for reading. Tasteful decor with rattan style sofas, chairs and rugs on oak floor. Full-size table football and a cupboard full of games.
There is also a WC with wash basin on the ground floor.
Master bedroom with king-size bed, bedside tables, wardrobe and chest of drawers, with windows looking out of the back of the house. Oak flooring, clock radio and chair. Ensuite wetroom with mosaic tiled walls and floor, washbasin and toilet.
Bedroom 2 - Double bed and bedside tables. Built in wardrobe, chest of drawers, I-pod dock, clock radio and chair. Ensuite wetroom with mosaic tiled walls and floor, washbasin and toilet.
Bedroom 3 - Double bed with bedside tables. Built-in wardrobe, chest of drawers and clock radio.
Bedroom 4 - Built-in bunk beds with full-size single mattresses. Bean-bags, desk, clothes-hanging rail and radio.
Bathroom - Bath with overhead shower, wash basin and toilet.
The kitchen opens out onto a slate patio area with garden furniture for 8 and Weber barbecue. Flower beds with native plants flowering at different times of the year and a lawn leading down to a pond, teeming with wildlife including fish, frogs, newts, water lilies, etc. Double swing and another garden table with chairs at the bottom of the garden, near the pond.
Fill up the bird feeder to watch all sorts of birds, including nuthatches, greenfinches and woodpeckers. Red kites and buzzards soar overhead.
Lockable shed which can store bikes.
Welcome basket on arrival including all organic or local produce including fresh bread, marmalade/jam, fruit juice, bara brith, eggs, cheese and milk.(Please note contents may vary based on time of year and length of stay)
Towels and bed linen provided.
Electricity and heating included. Logs also provided for the wood burning stove.
*The owner requires a £50 refundable deposit prior to arrival which will be refunded post departure.
On arrival there is a meet and greet service along with a welcome basket of organic/locally sourced foods.
Local oak flooring and underfloor heating throughout the accommodation.
WIFI internet access and a telephone for calls within UK.
High Chair available. Please bring your own travel cot and bedding.
There is strictly no smoking in the house or garden and no dogs/pets. Guests should exercise caution close to the pond.
The following are all provided - Kitchen: fair-trade tea, coffee, sugar, salt, pepper and some herbs/spices. washing up liquid, cream cleaner, dishwasher tablets, surface cleaner, etc. Also kitchen paper towel, tea-towels, dishcloths, foil and clingfilm, bin liners, facilities for recycling. Bathroom: hand cream, liquid soap, tissues and toilet roll. General cleaning products: surface cleaner,vacuum cleaner , bags etc.Get the full listing »