This beautifully converted stone barn, dating
back to 1822, offers beautiful views of the Usk valley and the peaks of
the Brecon Beacons. Renovated using the original Welsh stone and slates,
handmade oak doors and beams, Chalgrove will provide a very warm and
comfortable home for your holiday.
Situated near Brecon, the
surrounding area has many attractions. For a girls' weekend away, you can
enjoy an afternoon at the spa at Peterstone Court. Guys can go golfing or
horse racing at Ffos Las or Chepstow, or enjoy local rallying events.
Families can visit some of the play barns and open farms in the area. Also
in the hills around Brecon, everyone can enjoy some of the finest walking
and mountaineering in Britain. The River Usk and Wye provides excellent
fishing. Nearby you will find rolling hills, woodland, canal walks
and river valleys.
The summer months provide visitors with the
opportunity to enjoy a range of culture events, including the renowned Hay on Wye Literature Festival, the Royal Welsh Show,
Builth Wells and Brecon Jazz Festival. In the Autumn, there is the Abergavenny Food Festival in addition to the Brecon Food Festival.
Villages in the Brecon area have some outstanding pubs, offering
good food. There are wider range of eateries in Brecon, including an
excellent Italian restaurant.
- Bedrooms: 1 king, 2 double ensuites and 1
- Sleeps: 8
- Bathrooms: 4
- TV with basic Sky channels
- Washing machine, fridge, fridge freezer
- Double electric oven and Microwave
- Oil fired central heating
- Microwave / cooker
- Nearest town: Brecon, 5 miles
- Nearest railway station: Abergavenny, 25
- Cradoc Golf course, 4 miles
- Peterstone Court Country Spa, 6 miles
- Leisure Centre, 5 miles
- Pony trekking and instruction, 5 miles
- Sorry no pets
- Ample parking
This is an
unique and special place to stay. Decorated with Farrow and Ball
colours, oak beams, hand made oak doors, crisp linen sheets with oak
furniture combined with many contemporary touches. The lovely oak
stairs lead you to four immaculate bedrooms, designed to provide you
with a restful sleeping place with plenty of little accessories.
The master bedroom, with fitted wardrobe, has an adjoining
en-suite bathroom with bath, shower, sink and wc. Bedroom two has a comfortable
double bed complimented with oak furniture plus an en-suite shower room,
sink and wc. Bedroom 3 is galleried with king size bed, and bedroom
4 is a twin, ideal for children. Bedrooms 3 and 4 have the use of
the family bathroom on the landing which has shower over the bath,
WC and sink.
Downstairs, there is large welcoming sitting
area with beautiful views across untouched farmland towards the
Brecon Beacons. The room has a TV/DVD with freesat Sky, and electric
wood burning effect stove. There is a charming kitchen, well
equipped with ample storage space and a table, seating up to 8
persons. Double electric oven, dishwasher, fridge in kitchen
extending through to utility room with additional fridge freezer,
washing machine and sink. Laundry accessories are all provided. There is
a shower room with WC and washbasin also downstairs for those
covered in mud after a days walking and adventuring. In addition there is a
further 'snug room' with sofa for a quiet relaxation room for
reading, ideal for writing or just peace and quiet away from it all.
The property is situated on the boundary of the Brecon
Beacons National Park, and offers outstanding and dramatic views,
particularly at dawn and dusk.
Chalgrove is located 5 miles
from the town of Brecon
and electricity is included in the price. Bed linen is included.
On change over day, departure is before 11am and arrival
after 4pm. We are fully flexible for short breaks, weekend or mid
week. The property is not too big for couples, please enquiry for
couple only deals.
Sorry no pets.
To book this very comfortable self
catering converted barn in Brecon, click the enquiry button below
and see availability and rental prices.
Chalgrove, Soar, Brecon, Powys, LD3 9LT