The Old Wash House


Bedrooms: 3 Sleeps: 6 Bathrooms: 2 Toilets: 2






Woodburner / Open Fire

Woodburner / Open Fire

Walks from the Door

Walks from the Door



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The Old Wash House is a luxurious stone barn full of character with oak beams and a wood burning stove recently renovated to a very high specification in a picturesque and peaceful court yard setting with Trout Fishing on the River Usk only 100 yards away. With bedrooms and bathrooms on the ground floor - so also great for visitors with mobility problems.


Sleeps 6 - 1 King-Size Room, 2 Twin Rooms, 2 Bathrooms

An immaculate newly fitted kitchen with an electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, Smeg fridge and freezer. Washing machine and tumble dryer.
An oak dining table and chairs, sofas and chairs set around a contemporary wood burning stove. TV with Freeview & DVD

Downstairs shower room:  With double sized shower, hand basin and toilet.

Bathroom:  With a bath with a shower over, hand basin and toilet.

Bedroom 1: A bedroom with pretty twin beds

Up a flight of wooden stairs to:

Bedroom 2: The Master Bedroom with a King sized bed

Bedroom 3: Twin Bedroom

Useful Information:

* All excellent new linen and towels inclusive
* All electricity and underfloor heating throughout the house is inclusive. With the very efficient insulation and the electricity from a ground source heat pump ensuring there is always masses of hot water and the barn can be as warm as toast at all times.
* Welcome Pack on arrival
* Cot and high chair on discussion with the owner
* Wood burning stove with wood supplied
* Ample safe storage for mountain bikes.

* No Pets by owner choice.
* WIFI - can be variable
* I-pod Docking Station
* Parking for two cars comfortably and more parking available.
* There are two lily ponds in the courtyard area that visitors with children should be aware of.
* Behind the barn is a garden table and BBQ and a raised lawned area. Not enclosed.

The nearest village is Trecastle with The Castle Coaching Inn serving food this is only a - 10 minute walk down the lane.
Sennybridge  is 3 miles, Brecon and Llandovery 10 miles.

We visited this property on a sunny day in mid-May and it was magical with a bank of bluebells behind the barn, water lilies just appearing on the ponds.

FISHING available - There is single bank, three quarter of a mile, trout fishing on the higher reaches of the River Usk - to be discussed with the owner this is less than 100 yards walk down a track from the barn.  Please note fishing is only available in season.

Alongside The Old Wash House is bunkhouse Ynysmarchog which is .

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