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Detached Cottage With Terrace And Garden And Open Views Of Countryside

Overview

Property

Updated: 23-Jun-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Cottage in Llansilin, Nr. Welshpool, Powys, Wales - Adjacent To Owners' Property In A Peaceful Location 1 Mile From The Village

The compact detached property was completed in 2012 and located at the end of a gated lane. There is parking available and a garden with a stone flagged patio with glazed veranda and garden furniture. Ground floor comprises combined living / dining and kitchen with a log burning stove in the living area. There is a ground floor double bedroom and bathroom and a 1st floor twin bedroom opening directly off the stairs and en suite shower room. The cottage is adjacent to a bridleway and surrounded by mature trees and garden. It is the perfect location for exploring Wales and Shropshire with numerous places of interest an easy drive away, many affording stunning scenic walks and cycle trails.There is a secure bike store available. The unfenced garden makes it unsuitable for dogs.

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About the Owner

Andrew Hollway
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Portuguese
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2017

About Andrew Hollway

We live in the property adjacent to the holiday cottage and will be on hand to give advice and assistance if required. We moved to this area 9 years ago and love the rural location.

Why Andrew Hollway chose Wales

The tranquil rural surroundings provide a peaceful place to stay with its unspoiled views of the area around Llansilin. There are many places both sides of the English / Welsh Border.to explore with easy access to the lakes around Ellesmere, and places of interest such as Oswestry, Shrewsbury, Welshpool, Chirk and Llangollen. There are also biking trails in the area such as near Llandegla where there is a visitors centre and good facilities.

What makes this cottage unique

This traditionally built stone cottage, built 2012, is located in a tranquil garden. The location combines access to sporting activities, like fishing, biking or walking. with a peaceful rural location The terrace has a glazed veranda and offers a pleasant place to relax . The property,, located approximately 7 miles from Oswestry, is 1 mile outside the village of Llansilin, up a gated lane.

24 Reviews

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(24 traveller reviews)

4

Locally. Quiet. Just what we wanted

  • 4 of 5

Well equipped

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic cottage in a stunning area to relax and unwind

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is well-equipped with everything you need for a home from home. The location is beautiful and peaceful and is the perfect place to relax and unwind from the routine of everyday life. Andrew and Fiona are the perfect hosts and offer a very friendly welcome to their home. I would recommend this cottage to everyone!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Just beautiful, gorgeous surrounds, amazing hosts

  • 5 of 5

We just loved our time there exploring the area, all so beautiful, the weather was great as well. Exceptional hosts.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great cottage

  • 5 of 5

Great cottage with everything we needed in a beautiful location.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely weekend stay with my family, everything you need provided for you with a warm welcome.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

5 stars for cleanliness

  • 5 of 5

Unfortunately we found the settee very uncomfortable, the dining stools were no better, consequently there was no comfort when in came to relaxing

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
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Location

From the Owner

The tranquil rural surroundings provide a peaceful place to stay with its unspoiled views of the area around Llansilin. There are many places both sides of the English / Welsh Border.to explore with easy access to the lakes around Ellesmere, and places of interest such as Oswestry, Shrewsbury, Welshpool, Chirk and Llangollen. There are also biking trails in the area such as near Llandegla where there is a visitors centre and good facilities.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Liverpool at 56 Miles Nearest Barpub : Llansilin Village at 1 Miles Nearest Golf : Llanymynech Golf Club at 6 Miles Nearest Train : Gobowen at 10 Miles Nearest Motorway : M54 at 50 Miles Car: recommended

The Cottage is well positioned for exploring Shropshire and Wales with easy access by car to Lakes Vyrnwy and Bala or Powis and Chirk Castles and Erdigg House and gardens. You can take canal rides at Llangollen, go canoeing or white water rafting on the River Dee or take a scenic train ride from Llangollen or Welshpool. Near Llanrhaeder ym mochant you will find Wales' highest waterfall, Pistyll Rhaeadr. Explore the scenic cycle trails of the Berwyn Mountain Range or enjoy the Ellesmere Lakes,known as Shropshire's Lake district.

Travel:

Liverpool John Lennon airport 56 miles

Manchester airport 63 miles

Birmingham Airport 80 miles

Gobowen Station 10 miles

Holyhead 90 miles

Distances:

Llansilin village 1 mile with village pub and part time community shop. Oswestry 7 miles with full range of shops, Llangollen 19 miles, Welshpool 18 miles. Approximately 30 miles from Chester and from Shrewsbury.

Further Details:

Nearby places of interest include Offas Dyke, Berwyn Mountains, Lake Vyrnwy, Lake Bala, Chirk Castle, Powys Castle, Llangollen and Pistyll Rhaedr at Llanhraedr- ym-Mochant.

Banks and shops are located in Oswestry and Welshpool

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
June 2017
29 May 2017 - 2 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£150
for 3 nights
From
£50
 
 
July 2017
3 Jul 2017 - 30 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£165
for 3 nights
From
£55
 
 
August 2017
31 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£195
for 3 nights
From
£65
 
 
September 2017
4 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£150
for 3 nights
From
£50
 
 
October 2017
2 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£135
for 3 nights
From
£45
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
The property is only available during the months listed (April to October) and a £50 deposit on booking is required, with the balance paid 2 weeks before arrival.
When making a reservation, the holidaymaker is deemed to have accepted the rental conditions.
The property is not suitable for toddlers or for pets as the garden is unfenced.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day normally Saturday but can be varied by arrangement.
Arrival after 3.00pm and departure by 10.00am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

This traditionally built stone cottage, built 2012, is located in a tranquil garden. The location combines access to sporting activities, like fishing, biking or walking. with a peaceful rural location The terrace has a glazed veranda and offers a pleasant place to relax . The property,, located approximately 7 miles from Oswestry, is 1 mile outside the village of Llansilin, up a gated lane.

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player ...
  • Television ...

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • churches
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • whitewater rafting

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, heated towel rail.
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Heated towel rail
  • Ground floor bathroom adjacent to Bedroom 1 has wash basin, full size bath with shower over, w.c. 1st floor ensuite with wash basin, shower and w.c.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, Ziplink bed can be twin if required.
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Ground floor bedroom with a zip and link twin. Stairs lead directly from living room into 1st floor bedroom with twin beds

Outside

  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only

Notes:

  • Situated close to a bridleway with easy access to local footpaths the property is surrounded by a garden with lawn and a stone flagged patio with garden furniture and glazed veranda. It is adjacent to open countryside and has a pleasant rural open position, however, as it is unfenced it is not suitable for pets and care should be taken with children to ensure their safety. There is secure storage for bicycles. This non smoking compact property has private (treated) borehole water supply and septic tank drainage. There is a log burning stove in the living area and logs supplied. Heating and hot water supplied by air-source heat pump and is underfloor on the ground floor and by radiators on the 1st floor. The cottage is cleaned weekly. All towels and bed linen are provided and changed weekly. Automatic washing machine in bike storage shed. Tumble drier in Owners adjacent house available on request. This property is only available between April and October.