Greengage Cottage

Cwmdu

Bedrooms: 2 Sleeps: 5 Bath/Shower Rooms: 2 Toilets: 2
Pets: 1 (£20/pet)

Pets: 1 (£20/pet)

Parking

Parking

Woodburner / Open Fire

Woodburner / Open Fire

Walks from the Door

Walks from the Door

Garden

Garden

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A detached farmhouse, set on the hillside, offering fantastic views along the valley and with the dramatic  Black Mountains visible all around. This former farmhouse has the original oak beams, a large traditional beamed fireplace and handmade oak doors and wooden floors throughout. The barns surrounding the farmhouse are used for sheep shearing and other farmwork on this busy working hill farm - expect sheep for neighbours!

This is the perfect location for the more energetic, there are superb walks available from the doorstep - The Beacons Way and many footpaths  in the Black Mountains.  The nearest village is about 1.5 miles away and has a cafe, small shop and garage.

Cottage accommodation - Sleeping 4/5 - 2 Bedrooms - 1 Groundfloor room with Sofa Bed

An entrance porch leads into the main open plan spacious sitting room with dining room at one end. Two large sofas and a woodburning stove make this a warm and cosy room. It is also home to the dining table and chairs and large flat screen colour Freeview TV and DVD. The kitchen is very well equipped with an electric halogen hob, double oven and grill, dishwasher, fridge, plenty of cupboards and good work surfaces. The utility room houses a freezer, washing machine and has plenty of room for storing walking boots etc.

There is a separate downstairs room which has a good quality sofabed in, this could be very useful for someone who is maybe less able, as there is a downstairs shower room next door. 

This downstairs shower room - has a double power shower, toilet, and wash hand basin and heated towel rail, beautifully tiled and excellent quality throughout.

Enclosed garden with patio area for sitting outside with garden furniture and a barbeque, delightful views of the hills and the whole valley opening up before you.

Upstairs to two bedrooms:

Bedroom 1:     A bedroom with twin beds.

Bedroom 2:     A bedroom with a King Size bed.

There is a wooden oak staircase and oak floors throughout the upstairs level.

The family bathroom has a bath with shower over, toilet and wash handbasin and heated towel rail.

Useful information

  • Bedlinen and towels provided. 
  • Oil fired central heating
  • first basket of logs provided, £5 a load thereafter. 
  • One well groomed dog only
  • Travel cot and highchair available.
  • WIFI available on discussion with owner
  • Poor mobile reception
  • The farmstead is up a private driveway and has ample parking for several cars. 
  • Garden with table and chairs and barbeque

    Crickhowell is only 5 miles away with various restaurants, small quality local food shops, cafes and boutiques.  Tretower Court and castle, the fascinating medieval Court with motte and bailey open to the public which is really well worth a visit nearby, which is just 4 miles away.

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

  • 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