View towards the detached barn
Take a step back in time
The cosy and welcoming lounge
Light the wood burner on a chilly evening
Sit back and relax with a favourite book
The hub of the barn and a great space for entertaining
Set the table for a celebration
Simple cottage garden flowers taking centre stage
Local bread and preserves for a hearty breakfast
Traditional and well equipped
A bedroom fit for a king
The ensuite for the king-size room
Full of character and charm
The twin bedrooms enjoying the morning sun
Countryside views from all the rooms
Take a soak in the bath in this stylish bathroom
Handcrafted from reclaimed wood
Simply charming
Rope swing
Thirty acres to enjoy
Pie and pastry
Perfect place for a picnic
1 / 22  View towards the detached barn
2 / 22  Take a step back in time
3 / 22  The cosy and welcoming lounge
4 / 22  Light the wood burner on a chilly evening
5 / 22  Sit back and relax with a favourite book
6 / 22  The hub of the barn and a great space for entertaining
7 / 22  Set the table for a celebration
8 / 22  Simple cottage garden flowers taking centre stage
9 / 22  Local bread and preserves for a hearty breakfast
10 / 22  Traditional and well equipped
11 / 22  A bedroom fit for a king
12 / 22  The ensuite for the king-size room
13 / 22  Full of character and charm
14 / 22  The twin bedrooms enjoying the morning sun
15 / 22  Countryside views from all the rooms
16 / 22  Take a soak in the bath in this stylish bathroom
17 / 22  Handcrafted from reclaimed wood
18 / 22  Simply charming
19 / 22  Rope swing
20 / 22  Thirty acres to enjoy
21 / 22  Pie and pastry
22 / 22  Perfect place for a picnic

Shoppe Barn,

Abergavenny (9mls NE), Brecon Beacons
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Working farm
Family friendly
Quirky
Rustic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
9 more

At a glance

  • Enjoying an elevated location overlooking the open countryside
  • Located in a beautiful area steeped in history
  • Simply charming property with a wealth of character and original features
  • A warming wood burner, perfect for chilly autumn evenings
  • A great base for exploring the Black Mountains
  • Great location for both the Brecon Beacons, Herefordshire and the Welsh borders
Property code: 53959

Enjoying an elevated location within a cluster of traditional cottages, this charming detached barn is the perfect base for family and friends to relax and enjoy time together at any time of year.

Hidden away within 30 peaceful acres of farmland, this lovely wooden barn makes it ideal for children to explore, climb up to the tepee or simply enjoy a stroll across the meadows.  Situated a short distance from the rural village of Ewyas Harold, complete with excellent village shop, first rate fish and chip shop, high cals butcher and inns. The area has some lovely walking on offer and is a stone's throw from the Black Mountains.  Further afield lie the Brecon Beacons with canoeing, rock climbing and serious hiking available for the more adventurous. An ideal base for touring from, with the market town of Abergavenny which has a regular farmers market on the last Thursday of the month and the world famous Food Festival in mid-September every year.  On your way to the Beacons you will pass through Crickhowell, which lies in the Usk Valley.  Take the spectacular drive up the Llanthony Valley through the Black Mountains and over to Hay-on-Wye which has an eclectic range of book shops and the internationally renowned Hay Literary Festival every May.  Travel north to the beautiful city of Hereford with a good selection of independent shops as well as well-known high street brands, ancient black and white houses and the cathedral which is home to the Mappa Mundi, the largest medieval map known in the world. 

Leave your walking boots behind and take a step back in time. The large and inviting hallway with vaulted ceilings showcases the rustic charm of this lovingly restored barn and is the perfect welcome for all that come and stay. The hallway leads you to the hub of the barn, the kitchen/diner traditional in style and further enhanced with rustic beams and exposed stone, is well-equipped and ready to bring out the best in any cook, with an electric oven and hob, microwave, small fridge and dishwasher. There is also a utility room on this floor with a fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, and WC. Take the stairs down to the lounge, with low ceilings, exposed beams and wooden framed windows offering views across the countryside, light the wood burner and get together on the sofas and enjoy a movie on the TV/DVD or listen to your favourite music via the Bluetooth docking station. When the day is done climb the stairs where you will find four bedrooms, a king-size with en-suite shower and WC, a double and two twin rooms, there is also a bathroom with shower over bath and WC on this floor.

This detached Grade II listed barn is surrounded by thirty acres of beautiful Herefordshire farmland. Roam freely in the adjacent fields, play in the dingle where there are overturned tree trunks to climb on and a rope swing, climb higher for a picnic with views across to The Skirrid, Garway Hill and The Greig or use the well waymarked footpaths. Closer to the barn, there is a small garden with table and chairs, perfectly placed to enjoy the summer sun. There is off-road parking for three cars available.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

SLEEPS: There are four bedrooms: one king-size, one double and two twin rooms. Bed linen is provided for your stay.

RELAXING: Electric and central heating and Wi-Fi is included for your stay.

COOKING & DINING:  In the kitchen there is an electric oven and hob, small fridge, microwave and dishwasher. In the utility room is a fridge /freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer.

KEEPING CLEAN: There is one bathroom with shower over bath, one en-suite shower room, and one separate WC. Towels are provided for your stay.

OUTSIDE: Outside there are 30 acres of farmland to roam with waymarked footpaths well marked out all around. There is also a table and chairs by the barn itself.   Off-road parking for three cars.

PETS: One dog is welcome at this property.

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Wilma.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 2 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
4.5
Overall location
5

Photos

View towards the detached barn
Take a step back in time
The cosy and welcoming lounge
Light the wood burner on a chilly evening
Sit back and relax with a favourite book
The hub of the barn and a great space for entertaining
Set the table for a celebration
Simple cottage garden flowers taking centre stage
Local bread and preserves for a hearty breakfast
Traditional and well equipped
A bedroom fit for a king
Show 10 moreThe ensuite for the king-size room

Location

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1/3 Deposit

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