Property code: 83405
Set in a traditional village offering spacious accommodation finished with a contemporary twist, this retreat is perfect for couples wanting to enjoy the breathtaking countryside of Monmouthshire and the Brecon Beacons.
Set in the grounds of the owner’s home, this delightful holiday cottage is a cosy retreat for two and enjoys a tranquil position on the outskirts of the pretty Monmouthshire village of Mamhilad. Situated in the south-eastern corner of the Brecon Beacons National Park, this airy property is surrounded by breathtaking scenery. Making a fantastic getaway for a couple exploring this stunning area, the cottage looks out towards the 18th-century Folly Tower. Ideally situated for keen walkers and nature lovers, the cottage is also within easy reach of the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Entering this light, simple and tasteful cottage, you will find the bright and appealing open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. With comfortable seating (including a sofa bed suitable for small children) and a Smart TV, the lounge is a perfect space to snuggle up in the evening, catch up with a good book or watch a movie. The kitchen has a range of useful equipment, and the dining area is ideal for sharing a romantic meal for two. Upstairs, the first floor is occupied by the spacious double bedroom set in the eaves of the building. There’s also an invigorating and stylish shower room. Outside, the garden features a patio with outdoor furniture and a BBQ, making an ideal spot for al fresco drinks on a sunny afternoon. Off-road parking is available for two cars.
The village of Mamhilad has a welcoming pub and lies along the routes of several waymarked paths, with Folly Tower just across the fields (1.5 miles). The charming town of Usk (5.5 miles) is home to a Norman castle and the Usk Rural Life Museum. Other local attractions include Goytre Wharf (2.5 miles), Llandegfedd Reservoir (5.5 miles), the Blue Lagoon, Cwmcarn, Raglan Castle and the Big Pit National Coal Museum (all within 12 miles).