Located on a pretty organic farm high in the beautiful Black Mountains, this luxurious property is very well placed for visiting pretty Hay on Wye, with numerous independent stores and bookshops and an annual literary festival of international repute. Perfect for those looking for a little bit of escapism with spectacular views, total quietness with just the sound of nature, birds and cuckoos to keep you company. Into the evening, look up to the night sky and find your favourite constellations or stars which look like bright diamonds.
The rural location of this bolthole means it is in abundance of atmospheric scenery, enjoy the sound of bird song in the morning and calm silence in the evenings and as the night draws in, the stars will light up the night sky and if you are really lucky the Aurora Borealis will make an appearance. For the more adventurous, the National Park is on the doorstep. Explore and discover the beauty of the land, the water-streams running from the mountain, the woodland, the Bronze Age burial mount and the Medieval Path. After exploring, revive yourself by drinking some of the property’s own spring water. There is an abundance of activities, from walking, cycling and pony trekking within the Brecon Beacons National Park, to lazy days paddling on the River Wye, fishing is also available on the nearby Monnow, with day permits available from the award-winning neighbouring village store. There are welcoming country pubs and a strong foodie heritage abound in the Welsh Borders, and a host of excellent eateries and Michelin starred chefs in the area along with an optional Spa service available for complete indulgence.
With its exposed beams, flagstone floors and elegant, yet deeply comfortable furniture, this luxurious property offers a wonderful and idyllic retreat for two. The lounge benefits from cosy seating and a warming woodburner, making this a wonderful winter retreat as well as a fabulous summer sanctuary. After a day of exploring the exquisite location, curl up onto the sofa and pop on the Smart TV or your favourite music on the iPod dock. A few steps up lead to the kitchen/diner, the hub of the home, equipped with an electric oven and hob, cafetiere, microwave, washing machine and dishwasher. The stairs lead to the large landing area which has a linen sofa bed which can be converted into two single beds for the little people, if required and then on to the property’s bedroom, a super-king-size bedroom with fantastic views to wake up to. The bathroom is next and benefits from a bath, shower and WC.
Heading outside, there is an exclusive enclosed terrace to enjoy, plus a second shared terrace and lawn with flowers, a BBQ and recliner chairs where you can relish the amazing views. Alternatively, organise a guided walk or bike ride with the owner.
A beautiful spa room and sauna is situated close to the cottage with a range of massage therapies and beauty treatments, including 2 hour sauna sessions available for £70. Yoga, Pilates or ballet lessons can be booked with the owner. All bookings and payments for the spa are easily made with the owner.
Electric vehicle charge point available at an extra cost.