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Acres of private lawn and a beautiful Regency Mansion to enjoy
Perfect for birthday parties, and large enough for wedding by separate arrangement
Sleeping from 14 - 32 with the addition of the attached cottage and apartment
Proper farmhouse kitchen fully equipped for caterers, which are available by arrangement too
The dining room can seat up to 32
Elegant staircase
Elegant touches
A formal drawing room with open fireplace, looking out across the grounds
As well as the drawing room, there is a cosy snug room
Relax in front of the fire
Superb views across the well mantained grounds (and beyond)
Cosy seating for quiet moments
Become landlord for the day at the bar
Plenty of kitchen equipment available
Four poster bedroom
Four poster bedroom with space to relax
Bedroom
Huge bedroom with en-suite wet room
Additional beds can again be added
The en-suite wet room
Another large en-suite bedroom, more beds can be added
Large bedroom with en-suite
En-suite bathroom, towels included
En-suite double bedroom
Relax
Double bedroom with en-suite
The family bathroom with bath, shower, basin and loo
Double bedroom
Bedroom with en-suite
A further en-suite bedroom
Sweet dreams!
Bedroom
Bedroom
Stunning sunsets across the hills, best viewed with bubbly from the terrace!
Tempting mountains beyond the grounds, don't forget your boots!
The house is also available as a wedding venue, by separate arrangement
1 / 36  Acres of private lawn and a beautiful Regency Mansion to enjoy
2 / 36  Perfect for birthday parties, and large enough for wedding by separate arrangement
3 / 36  Sleeping from 14 - 32 with the addition of the attached cottage and apartment
4 / 36  Proper farmhouse kitchen fully equipped for caterers, which are available by arrangement too
5 / 36  The dining room can seat up to 32
6 / 36  Elegant staircase
7 / 36  Elegant touches
8 / 36  A formal drawing room with open fireplace, looking out across the grounds
9 / 36  As well as the drawing room, there is a cosy snug room
10 / 36  Relax in front of the fire
11 / 36  Superb views across the well mantained grounds (and beyond)
12 / 36  Cosy seating for quiet moments
13 / 36  Become landlord for the day at the bar
14 / 36  Plenty of kitchen equipment available
15 / 36  Four poster bedroom
16 / 36  Four poster bedroom with space to relax
17 / 36  Bedroom
18 / 36  Huge bedroom with en-suite wet room
19 / 36  Additional beds can again be added
20 / 36  The en-suite wet room
21 / 36  Another large en-suite bedroom, more beds can be added
22 / 36  Large bedroom with en-suite
23 / 36  En-suite bathroom, towels included
24 / 36  En-suite double bedroom
25 / 36  Relax
26 / 36  Double bedroom with en-suite
27 / 36  The family bathroom with bath, shower, basin and loo
28 / 36  Double bedroom
29 / 36  Bedroom with en-suite
30 / 36  A further en-suite bedroom
31 / 36  Sweet dreams!
32 / 36  Bedroom
33 / 36  Bedroom
34 / 36  Stunning sunsets across the hills, best viewed with bubbly from the terrace!
35 / 36  Tempting mountains beyond the grounds, don't forget your boots!
36 / 36  The house is also available as a wedding venue, by separate arrangement

The Mansion,

Crickhowell, Brecon Beacons

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people Sleeps 19
hotel Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms 6
Change Fri
pets No Dogs
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Four Poster
Stay in a town
No car needed
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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PROPERTY WITH WALKS FROM THE FRONT DOOR INTO THE BLACK MOUNTAINS

Set in the Brecon Beacons this house is ideal for family gatherings and perfect for the more personal romantic wedding venue. With its origins in the 15th century, the house still retains its ancient castellated archway - redesigned in the 19th century in the regency style.

The property is centrally located in the heart of the market town of Crickhowell and Hay-on-Wye is nearby which is a must see along with Abergavenny with its many shops, pubs and restaurants. Why not stop in Brecon en-route to Pen y Fan. The cities of Hereford and Cardiff are both less than an hour away. There is plenty to do in the area including hiking in the hills, fishing on the River Usk and there are some lovely walks off to the right along the River, also great for a summer picnic. Cross over to the village of Llangattock and you'll find the Brecon & Monmouth Canal, with recently restored tow path, is great with a bike or for a relaxing amble.

The accommodation offers SEVEN bedrooms: all with TV’s, 1 four-poster bed, 3 doubles and 3 family room with en-suites Bathroom: with bath, shower and WC. Lounge: with open fire (logs included), TV/DVD and iPod dock. Snug Bar: which can be fully stocked, arranged direct with the owner, or bring you own drinks. Dining room: seating for 32. Kitchen: with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and coffee machine. Utility room: with washing machine and tumble dryer. Gardens: 3 acres of flat enclosed garden, outdoor furniture and BBQ. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included. Additional info: This venue does not accept stag parties but will consider hen parties by prior arrangement. There is an adjoined apartment sleeping 6 and a cottage sleeping 4, both attached to the main house. The cost for the cottage or apartment is an additional £358 for a 3 night weekend and £327 for 3 nights mid-week, and £632 for 7 nights per property.  Please contact us to enquire if you would like to book these as well. Spa treatment available at the property by arrangement with the owner.   Location: pub and shop within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm

Please note there is a refundable £1,000 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

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WALK TO THE PUB: There are a few good pubs in Crickhowell, The Bear is withing walking distance. A cycle ride away heading towards Brecon is the Nantyffin Cider Mill, and The Bell has a good local reputation heading in the other direction towards Abergavenny.

GENTLE STROLLS: The River Usk is just beneath the town (fishing permits available from The Bridge Inn) and there are some lovely walks off to the right along the River, also great for a summer picnic. Cross over to the village of Llangattock and you'll find the Brecon & Monmouth Canal, with recently restored tow path, is great with a bike or for a relaxing amble.

STRIDE INTO THE HILLS: Set in the Brecon Beacons, you can walk right up into the Black Mountains from the front door. Table Mountain is just above Crickhowell and makes a fab morning walk. There is a mountaineering shop in the town, filled with maps and equipment for adventurous types!

TOWNS: Crickhowell you'll love....Hay on Wye is a must see. Browse in Brecon en-route to Pen y Fan and try out the Felin Fach Griffin (our fav. pub) if heading that way. Abergavenny is great for high tea at The Angel Hotel and some good new design shops have opened nearby. The cities of Hereford and Cardiff are both less than an hour away.

PAMPERING: Our organic spa partners make a perfect afternoon of pampering, from organic facials, massage, manicures and pedi's there are mum to be packages and couples packages too...even some for teens and tweenies!

SLEEPS 14 - 19 + 5 : A total of 7 large bedrooms, 4 double and 3 family rooms, with extra beds easily provided for a small surcharge if needed in each room. Each bedroom is unique and furnished with every comfort in mind. There are hairdryers and tv's in the bedrooms, as well as all bedding being provided.

ADDITIONAL ACCOMMODATION: There is an adjoined apartment sleeping 6 and a cottage sleeping 4, both attached to the main house. The cost for the cottage or apartment is an additional £358 for a 3 night weekend and £327 for 3 nights mid-week, and £632 for 7 nights per property.  Please simply contact us to enquire if you would like to book these also.

BATHING: Five of the bedrooms in the main house are en-suite. There is an upstairs family bathroom and a downstairs cloakroom. Toiletries, hairdryers and towels included.

RELAXING: Large drawing room with antique furniture, an open fire and plenty of logs. Television/DVD, freeview, iPod dock. Separate cosy snug room. Large bar area, with sink and chiller cabinets which can be fully stocked by arrangement. Both the cottage and the apartment have seperate kitchen and sitting rooms, perfect for guests looking for a little quiet.

DINING: A large formal dining room, seating 32 with views across the Brecon Beacons National Park. A smaller farm house dining table in the kitchen for simple breakfasts and a large function room available seating up to 90 (by seperate arrangement)

COOKING: Well equipped farmhouse kitchen, designed for entertaining with a 6 ring gas industrial cooker, fridge and freezer, microwave, dishwasher, coffee machine. All the typical kitchen basics such as oil, salts, peppers, dishwasher tablets etc can be found in the cupboards.

LAUNDRY: Large laundry room with washing machine, tumble dryer.

GROUNDS: Children will love the 3 acres of well tended (flat!) lawns. They can race around in sight whilst grown ups can sit and enjoy the views of the Brecon Beacons National Park sitting in the comfortable outdoor chairs or whilst firing up the enormous barbeque. There is also a pretty rose garden and croquet set.

SECURITY BOND: This property has a £1,000 security damage bond managed by Sugar and Loaf. This venue does not accept stag parties but will consider hen parties by prior arrangement.

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Acres of private lawn and a beautiful Regency Mansion to enjoy
Perfect for birthday parties, and large enough for wedding by separate arrangement
Sleeping from 14 - 32 with the addition of the attached cottage and apartment
Proper farmhouse kitchen fully equipped for caterers, which are available by arrangement too
The dining room can seat up to 32
Elegant staircase
Elegant touches
A formal drawing room with open fireplace, looking out across the grounds
As well as the drawing room, there is a cosy snug room
Relax in front of the fire
Superb views across the well mantained grounds (and beyond)
Show 24 moreCosy seating for quiet moments

WHAT OUR GUESTS SAY

Leanne, 29th October 2018

I would definitely recommend staying here. The mansion is amazing especially for large groups. The location is perfect and within walking distance of the village, shops and pubs

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