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Barn Owl Cottage

Brecon Town

Bedrooms: 2 Sleeps: 3 Bath/Shower Rooms: 1 Toilets: 2
4 Star Rating






Woodburner / Open Fire

Woodburner / Open Fire

Walks from the Door

Walks from the Door



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This comfortable and beautifully kept stone cottage has some wonderful great oak beams. It is the Wing of a Sixteenth Century Farmhouse, only one and a half miles from the centre of the small market town of Brecon.  Situated on a four hundred acre organic beef and sheep farm with stunning panoramic views of the Brecon Beacons.

Always a very popular place with a great many returning visitors.

The farm is a bird watchers paradise and was featured in a BBC Natural History programme with Iolo Williams, "Secret Birds of Wales".

Cottage Accommodation

The kitchen is well equipped with an electric cooker, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer and microwave.

A downstairs cloakroom with shower, toilet and handbasin. 

There is a spacious and warm dining/sitting room with a large log burner set in the original stone inglenook fireplace with the featured bread oven and comfortable sofa and armchairs set around.  SKY TV with sports package, video and DVD. WI-FI is also available. The dining area has a dining table and chairs.

Upstairs to

Bedroom 1: Beamed bedroom with three quarter size bed.
Bedroom 2: Master bedroom again with great oak beams has a double bed.

The family bathroom: With a corner bath, handbasin and toilet.

Useful Information

  • Bedlinen and towels provided.
  • Electricity, oil and fuel for the woodburning stove inclusive.
  • Oil central heating makes this a warm and comfy cottage.
  • Ample private parking.
  • Wifi available
  • Safe storage for mountain bikes
  • Sorry not suitable for pets - by owners choice
  • Welcome Pack on arrival
  • Cot and high chair available on request
  • Behind the cottage is a sheltered patio and garden with lawn, garden furniture and BBQ also available

    Local wildlife - There are many types of large and small birds attracted by environmental schemes such as Tir Gofal encouraging landowners not to farm so intensively. There are acres of "set aside" planted with winter oats to encourage a wide variety of birds including yellow hammers, lapwings with their beautiful call and the majestic Red Kite.

    Location - This is a great location for walkers too with footpaths close by, Brecon just 1 and a half miles away and approximately a 20 minute walk via footpaths to the popular and friendly Three Horseshoes Pub in Groesfford.

    Brecon 1.5 miles.

    Learn more aboutBrecon

    If you would like to speak to someone who has visited this property please ask for: Elizabeth, Ceri and Carolyn

  • A friendly cathedral town in the lee of the mountains with the rivers Usk and Honddu running through. For a small town, there's a lot going on. A leisure centre with a pool, 1930s style cinema, excellent theatre and plenty of shops and cafes. On the outskirts of the town are popular villages including Llangorse with it famous lake, Cantref with its popular adventure farm, Talybont, well known as a walking and cycling hub and Felin Fach, home of The Griffin, a highly acclaimed pub and restaurant. Read more about Brecon