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Glowty Cottage


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




Woodburner / Open Fire

Woodburner / Open Fire

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Glowty is a charming and comfortable two bedroomed self catering holiday cottage with two double bedrooms and with two shower rooms, all on the ground floor.  The barn has plenty of character, exposed oak beams,  underfloor heating and a wood burning stove with a good supply of logs. The cosy double height sitting room has patio doors with wonderful views opening up to the garden. This stylish barn would be the perfect place for two couples to stay especially if you do not like stairs.  

Close to the centre of The Brecon Beacons National Park and within very easy reach of Brecon town, this is a great place to stay. Ample space for parking, storage of mountain bikes or canoes in the large courtyard and barns.  

The remains of the Roman Y Gaer meaning The Fort is just down the valley, an easy walk and certainly worth exploring.  You will be spoilt for choice with some of the excellent restaurants in the wider Brecon area and the many local pubs offering food. 

Cottage Accommodation: 

Sleeps 4 - 2 Double bedrooms with two shower rooms.  

Kitchen: There is a relaxing country style kitchen with everything you need for your stay - dishwasher, electric cooker, microwave, fridge and a separate freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer.  The kitchen is an easy place to relax while preparing food with an antique pine settle, dining table and chairs and a beautiful old Welsh dresser,  

The sitting room is light and spacious with a lovely oak floor with rugs, three large soft sofas - one of which can be used as a sofa bed. A woodburning stove with wood supplied.  Large TV with Free Sat.  Patio doors lead out to the garden. 

There is a family bathroom: With a bath with a shower over, handbasin and toilet. 

Bedroom 1 - Double bed with basically the private use of the family bathroom with a bath with a shower over, handbasin and toilet. 

Bedroom 2 - Double bed and en-suite shower room. 

There is an enclosed garden with a lawn and a sunny south-facing patio area with a table, chairs and a BBQ. 

There is safe storage for mountain bikes. 

Useful Information 

*  Bedlinen and towels provided.  

* There is an enclosed garden with lawn and garden furniture and a BBQ.  

*  Sorry not suitable for dogs.  

*  Welcome gift on arrival  

*  Good WIFI  

*  TV with Free Sat  

*  Owners are Welsh Speakers  

*  All electricity and central heating and logs inclusive.  

*  Safe storage for mountain bikes. 

*  Location 

The cottage is set in the corner of a large courtyard of the owners house with glorious views over the rolling countryside, about 4 miles from Brecon, near The River Usk. The cottage is in the middle of spectacular countryside with excellent mountain walking and cycle trails. There is Trout and Salmon Fishing on The River Usk - contact Usk & Wye Foundation for fishing information and availability. There is a 4 acre field that belongs to the owner where visitors could bring their horses and there is also a menage for excerise (on discussion with the owner). 

Brecon 5 miles, Sennybridge 5 miles, Cardiff 43 miles, Swansea 40 miles, Abergavenny 26 miles, Llandovery 24 miles and Hay-on-Wye 24 miles. 

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

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