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3 & 4 bed cottages, pool, gardens, balcony terrace, dog friendly - Orchard Cottage

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
7
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Orchard Cottage

Orchard cottage is beamed & has oak & ceramic floors with under floor heating throughout. The Cottage is decorated, furnished & equipped to a very high standard. The cottage has the benefit of a private terrace overlooking the trout pool immediately below, and lovely lawned gardens beyond.


About the property

Highgate Cottages

Highgate Cottages offer luxury, self catering holiday cottages in Newtown, Powys, with easy access to Welshpool, Montgomery, Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire and surrounding areas of Mid Wales. Set within the beautiful grounds of Highgate House, the cottage's balcony terrace and tranquil mill pool make this a truly unique setting. our 3 & 4 bedroom barn conversion cottages are the perfect location to do as much or as little as you like. Email for direct booking without service fee.


Property Manager
Hannah Owen
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2017

About Hannah Owen

Myself, my husband and our 2 young children live in Highgate farmhouse, with the cottages set in the grounds. We also share Highgate with our very friendly dog Bessie, 3 miniature Shetland ponies and 2 young alpacas. Find updates, photos and special offers on our Facebook page, Highgate Cottages.

Hannah Owen purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Hannah Owen chose Wales

Highgate Holiday Cottages are converted from a 19th century mill barn and stand within the grounds of Highgate House. The gardens surrounding the cottages are beautifully maintained, with lawned areas, mature trees and well stocked flower borders. A stroll around the grounds reveal the stunning views over the adjoining rolling countryside and the Highgate Valley. Our cottages can offer you the peace and tranquillity of the stunning mid Wales countryside, as well as a gateway to explore nearby Powis Castle, Lake Vrynwy, the Welsh coast, Snowdonia National Park and beyond.

What makes this cottage unique

To the rear of the cottages is the delightful mill pond, which provides a wonderful vista from the private balcony terraces of the barns. Here you will find our beautiful pergoda and paved seating area.The pond is stocked with trout and attracts an abundance of wildlife, including otters, throughout the year, whilst red kites are often seen circling overhead. Here at Highgate we welcome dogs, who love to take a dip in the pool. Young families are well catered for, with highchairs, travel cots, stair gates and a cot bed available. We also have 3 miniature Shetland ponies to see, as well as 2 (rather shy) alpacas.

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Notes

Booking Notes:
A 10% deposit is required at time of booking. The balance of your holiday is required 28 days before arrival. 3 night minimum charge.

Changeover Day:
Normal changeover days are Fridays, however this is flexible. Short breaks welcome.


Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

5

Brilliant for dogs

  • 5 of 5

Brilliant stay here, we brought our

Labrador, the gated terrace was perfect for her, nice and secure and she loved exploring the grounds. Cottage was gorgeous. Our break was a real treat, we recommend this place to anyone

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great property in lovely setting

  • 5 of 5

Really comfortable and cosy cottage. Everything you need provided - a real home from home. Dogs very much welcome too.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Brilliant stay

  • 5 of 5

Had a great relaxing short break, lovely and clean and comfortable bedding, recommended

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A relaxing week at the cottage with stunning grounds

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cottage, clean, tidy and everything we needed even stairgate and highchair on request. It was perfect for our family including toddler and dog.

The grounds are stunning with the advantage of a fishing pool. The patio area is perfect for relaxing. My little boy especially loved the animals.

Newtown and Welshpool are a short drive away and there are nearby gardens and Powys castle to visit.

We would recommend this cottage and may return next year.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Supadupa

  • 5 of 5

Quiet location, extremely clean with all essentials - recommended

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
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5

Peaceful weekend

  • 5 of 5

peaceful and relaxing weekend spent walking, drinking and chatting, all in fabulous surrounds, what more can you ask for??

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for Orchard Cottagein Newtown, United Kingdom

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 95 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Heated towel rail
    Downstairs WC - Toilet , Heated towel rail
    En- suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Heated towel rail
  • Under floor heating, heated towel rails and power showers
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Can be converted to a twin room
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , En-suite, room for an extra bed/cot
  • Oak floors throughout, beautiful views over grounds and surrounding countryside.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • tennis
Notes:
Orchard Cottage Sitting/Dining Room: Dining area, French windows to terrace, leading onto split level seating area. There is a T.V. and DVD player. Kitchen: Fully fitted & well equipped. Double Bedrooms: 3 double bedrooms, one either a king or 2 x 2’6 singles (twin beds) Bathrooms: 1 family bathroom with power shower over bath and 1 shower room ensuite (power shower). There are heated towel rails in both bathrooms; in addition there is a downstairs WC. Outside: The gardens surrounding the cottages are beautifully maintained, with lawned areas, mature trees and well stocked flower borders. A stroll around the grounds reveal the stunning views over the adjoining rolling countryside and the Highgate Valley. To the rear of the cottages is the delightful mill pool, which provides a wonderful vista from the private balcony terraces of the barns, where you will find a picnic table and barbecue. The pool is stocked with trout and attracts an abundance of wildlife throughout the year, including otters, whilst red kites are often seen circling overhead. Our pool is a registered fishery so feel free to bring your rod for a spot of fishing, we have some children's rods available for the kids to try their luck! You are welcome to explore and walk your dogs over our 8 acres of livestock free pasture land. A gravelled parking area provides ample parking for these properties.

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