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Tyn Y Cae


Bedrooms: 9 Sleeps: 21 Bath/Shower Rooms: 7 Toilets: 7
4 Star Rating
Pets: 3 (£20/pet)

Pets: 3 (£20/pet)







Woodburner / Open Fire

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Tyn y Cae will sleep 21 people and is in a great location, in the centre of The Brecon Beacons National Park. Located within five minutes easy walking distance of the ever popular Three Horse Shoes local pub,  in the small hamlet of Groesffordd now awarded two AA Rosettes; the pub serves excellent food and ales.

This refurbished very spacious Victorian country house still contains many original features, it has been extremely well renovated to create a spacious and very comfortable self catering holiday house with the advantage of all the 21st century mod-cons. The house is only a mile to Brecon on footpaths or 2 miles by road. Well behaved pets are welcome.

Set in large gardens with wonderful mature trees, including a giant redwood. There is a focus on green credentials, with the inclusion of heat exchange systems, wood burning stoves, LED lighting and energy efficient appliances. 

This large and imposing holiday house has been renovated to provide two excellent, fully equipped kitchens to make catering easier for a large number of people - there is ample space for everyone to be accommodated very comfortably and there's a fabulous games barn.


Sleeps 20 +1 

Bedrooms: 2 King Size, 2 Family, 3 Double, 1 Twin, 1 Single (plus a couple of extra beds).  

Bath/shower rooms: 7 bath/shower rooms

This large self catering house has an impressive entrance, complete with veranda, gives access, via a spacious porch, into a large hallway with arch and sweeping staircase.

A large dining room with sufficient seating for 21 people.  A large deep window offers plenty of light and a great view of the front garden and surrounding countryside.

The main sitting room, again is a spacious room with French doors out to the veranda.  Comfortable sofas and chairs and an efficient wood burning stove, Flatscreen TV with Freesat and DVD make this a great room for the "grownups" while the "youngsters" enjoy the 2nd living room.

The second sitting room is a smaller and cosy room, with views and a door leading out to the garden. Well furnished with sofas and chairs, a wood burning stove and a flat screen TV with Freesat and DVD.

Kitchen 1 can be found towards the back of the house and offers a well fitted and equipped kitchen with capacity to cater for large numbers. Fitted with large range cooker,  American style fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher.

Kitchen 2 is also found at the back of the house; a spacious room equipped with an electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer and dining table and chairs.

Tyn y Cae has two utility rooms, both with a washing machine and tumble dryer.

Two downstairs cloakrooms with toilet and hand basin.

There are 2 main staircases lead up to the 9 bedrooms .

The Master Family Bedroom 1: A very large room with a king size bed, day bed and space for an additional full sized single bed if required.  An en-suite bathroom, with a shower over the bath, together with a Juliette balcony with views over the surrounding fields, make this a great master bedroom.

Up a small flight of stairs to  

Bedroom 2:   A bedroom with a single bed 

Bedroom 3:   A bedroom with a king size bed again with Juliette Balcony with views over the surrounding fields 

Shared bathroom facilities with hand basin and toilet and a separate shower room/wet room

Bedroom 4: A bedroom with a double bed and an attractive featured Victorian fireplace. This room has wet room just over the hall way. 

Bedroom 5: A bedroom with a king size bed and a wet room (no toilet)

Up a flight of quite steep stairs to 

Bedroom 6: A very spacious attic bedroom with a king size bed, single bed and space for an additional single bed if required with a private bathroom with toilet and handbasin. There is also a separate shower.

Bedroom 7:  A bedroom with a double bed and an en-suite shower and a separate hand basin and toilet.

Bedroom 8:  A bedroom with twin beds  

Bedroom 9: A bedroom with a double bed and an en-suite wet-room with a shower and toilet.

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


Useful Information:  

* External games room offering table tennis, pool  and Giant Connect 4 

* All linen and towels inclusive  

* All electricity and wood for the two wood burning stove inclusive 

* Well behaved pets welcome but must be kept on the ground floor and be under control at all times as there are sheep in the adjoining meadows. 

* Welcome Pack on arrival of milk, eggs, tea, coffee, sugar, filter coffee, Welsh cakes 

* Arrival at this property would be after 4pm 

* Ample secure parking for at least 10 cars 

* Cots and high chairs available 

* Gardens and orchard for visitors to be able to enjoy with a fire pit, woodlands, garden furniture, BBQ's. 

* Wifi throughout the house 

* Free Sat TV available in both lounges and family rooms and I-pod dock with WIFI access 

* Safe and secure storage for mountain bikes 

* Outside Caterers can be arranged  for large groups or for a special occasion 

Brecon 2 miles, Abergavenny nearest Railway Station 20 miles, Hay-on-Wye 11 miles

Within easy reach of River Usk for fishing or canoeing, Brecon and Monmouth Canal, The Taff Trail, Cycle Route 8 (Lon Las) and The Peaks of The Brecon Beacons. 

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


Walkers award Cycling award

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