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Rye Barn Llanilid


Bedrooms: 2 Sleeps: 4 Bath/Shower Rooms: 2 Toilets: 2
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Rye Barn is part of a 200-year-old barn conversion including Corn View and Barley Store, Rye Barn sits at the heart of a working farm and are ideal if you're looking for somewhere to get away from it all. Situated approximately 15 miles west of Brecon in the picturesque valley of Afon Crai, the cottages boast comfortable contemporary interiors and enjoy stunning unspoilt views of the spectacular surrounding farmland. 

This lovely cottage, one of three on a 220-acre working sheep farm, is set deep within the Brecon Beacons National Park. Rye Barn offers visitors a great base for exploring the surrounding area including the stunning Brecon Beacons, Dan-yr-Ogof showcaves, Waterfall country and the pretty market town of Llandovery. 



Sleeps 4 / 2 bedrooms 


The cottage has a cosy sitting room with TV, DVD player, CD player and baskets of books, magazines and games. There are two sofas and a comfy leather armchair perfect for curling up for a read in. This room opens onto the well-equipped kitchen/diner, complete with and electric cooker, microwave, a fridge and a freezer, washing machine and dishwasher.

Upstairs and overlooking the stunning countryside, there are two en-suite bedrooms. The master bedroom is a pretty room with lovely views over the surrounding farmland, and an inviting double bed, set off by a traditional antique Welsh blanket. The en-suite shower room is modern and stylish.

Across a small landing is the second bedroom with two single beds and a large wardrobe. This room has two windows, making the most of those views, and another stylish en-suite.


Bedroom 1: Double bed En-suite with shower, hand basin, heated towel rail and toilet 


Bedroom 2: Twin  bedroom En-suite with bath with shower over, handbasin, heated towel rail and toilet. 


Rye Barn also has its own very handy shed where visitors will find a BBQ for al-fresco cooking on those summer evenings. The shed is also brilliant for securely storing bicycles, fishing rods and other essential holiday paraphernalia. 


Useful Information: 

* Bedlinen and towels.  

* Electricity and oil central heating.  

* Ample parking.  

* No pets please - by owners choice  

* Good mobile reception.  


* Fishing on River Crai which runs through farm

* A highchair, stair gate, baby bath and travel cot are provided

* Safe storage for mountain bikes 

* BBQ and garden furniture 

* Hose and outside tap available for washing down bikes etc.  

* Further accommodation for 6 people can be provided by booking Corn View and Barley Store. 


Trecastle (with village pub) 2 miles, Sennybridge 2 miles, Llandovery 10 miles, Brecon 12 miles 


If you would like to someone who has visited this property please ask for Carolyn, Lucy, Jo or Ed


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