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Cynfin Old House


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




Woodburner / Open Fire

Woodburner / Open Fire

Walks from the Door

Walks from the Door



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Cynfin Old House situated on a busy working livestock farm, is part of a wonderful barn conversion with the most remarkable panoramic views across The Usk Valley to the Brecon Beacons beyond. Walks straight up to The Beacons Way. This lovely renovated seventeenth century stone barn nestles beside Cynfin Barn and Stable on the slopes of The Black Mountains above Tretower and its fascinating fully restored medieval Manorhouse and tower - the remains of the Norman motte and bailey


Sleeps 4 - 2 bedrooms:

The workmanship in this  renovated barn is superb, with locally grown oak used for the doors, windows, floors and stairs.

The kitchen with its' heavy oak latched door, is well fitted with an electric cooker, halogen hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, tall fridge and freezer. Kitchen table and chairs.

A downstairs cloakroom with hand basin and toilet.

The sitting room is full of character with the oak beams, leather sofa and chairs and a reclining chair. A wood burning stove with a good supply of logs and Flat screen TV with Freeview and DVD.

Upstairs to:

Master Bedroom 1: A king sized bed and an en-suite shower room

Bedroom 2: A bedroom with King Size bed (zip and link) that can also become a twin and an en-suite shower room. 

This cottage really has been restored with great empathy - with underfloor heating.

Useful Information:

*Bedlinen and towels provided.
* All electricity central heating inclusive
* Ample supply of wood for the stove
* Oil central heating
* Cot and high chair
* wifi available
* Freeview TV and DVD
* Sorry not suitable for pets
* Terrace with garden furniture and a BBQ
* Storage for Mountain bikes.
* Ample parking

The closest pub is The Farmers Arms in Cwmdu - one mile walk across the fields but a bit further along the lanes by car, they offer good food and a pint. The other closest place to eat is The Nant-y-ffin Cider Mill just outside Crickhowell .

Crickhowell 3 miles, Abergavenny 8.5 miles, Brecon 12 miles, Hay on Wye 18 miles, Cardiff 41 miles.

If you would like to speak to someone who has visited this property please ask for: Ceri, Lucy or Edwina

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Crickhowell is the proud winner of the best British High Street, 2018. It's steeped in history, has almost entirely independent (and excellent) shops, really good pubs and restaurants and award winning cafes. The bustling high street runs down to the idyllic river with it's historic bridge over to the neighbouring village of Llangattock. Crickhowell is a great base for outdoor enthusiasts, with fantastic cycling and walking in the Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons. To top it all, there's an annual music festival, The Green Man, just outside the town. Read more about Crickhowell