Pretty borders towards the side view of the house
Grade II listed house set in picturesque location
See dramatic skies from the house and garden
Relaxing double bedroom with garden views
Wake up leisurely with a coffee
Spacious twin room with garden views
Spacious single room with garden views
Plan your day over breakfast
It's home from home in the well-equipped kitchen
Enjoy a roaring fire and fabulous views
Watch the red kites from the cosy lounge with dual aspect windows
Panoramic countryside views
Pop to Montgomery Castle
Watch the aerobatics at the annual air show from the garden
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2 / 14  Grade II listed house set in picturesque location
3 / 14  See dramatic skies from the house and garden
4 / 14  Relaxing double bedroom with garden views
5 / 14  Wake up leisurely with a coffee
6 / 14  Spacious twin room with garden views
7 / 14  Spacious single room with garden views
8 / 14  Plan your day over breakfast
9 / 14  It's home from home in the well-equipped kitchen
10 / 14  Enjoy a roaring fire and fabulous views
11 / 14  Watch the red kites from the cosy lounge with dual aspect windows
12 / 14  Panoramic countryside views
13 / 14  Pop to Montgomery Castle
14 / 14  Watch the aerobatics at the annual air show from the garden

Offa's Dyke View,

Welshpool (3mls SE), North Wales
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Period detached Grade II listed cottage on the Welsh and Shropshire borders
  • Elevated position on Long Mountain just 200 yards from Offa’s Dyke footpath
  • Close to Welshpool with its shops, restaurants, museums, steam railway and canal
  • Visit historic Powis Castle, interesting gardens, attractions and pretty destinations nearby
  • A popular paradise for walkers, ramblers and cyclists alike
  • Excellent cottage for friends and family to unwind or have a more active holiday
Property code: 50935

Period cottage with superb valley views, nestling on Long Mountain. A walkers’ paradise situated close to Offa’s Dyke path. Perfect to unwind and explore Mid and North Wales countryside and culture.

This charming heritage cottage offers home from home comforts and is a delight to holiday in with all the thoughtful little extras. Set in an idyllic location in Forden with uninterrupted views of the rolling countryside, perfect for bird watching or just relax in the half acre garden and paddock. From the doorstep, there are many footpaths, cycle routes and bridleways, you can choose from gentle strolls to challenging climbs with the most breath-taking of views and an abundance of wildlife. Popular Welshpool is nearby where you can enjoy culinary delights in pubs, restaurants and cafes, enjoy the plethora of shops, weekly market and visit the museum, Llanfair Light Railway, take a canal trip or visit National Trusts Powis Castle. Within easy reach are the medieval towns of Shrewsbury, lovely Ludlow, Bala Lake and Lake Vyrnwy to name but a few destinations nearby.

The entrance to this pretty bungalow with quoin stone window and door surrounds leads to the utility with coat hooks, space for your boots, the washing machine and sink. No doubt you will be ready for refreshment in the bright and airy kitchen. If you decide to eat in, it has all the equipment you need to prepare a delicious meal, with electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Set the table and enjoy your meal with lovely views across the garden and beyond. The cosy lounge has a multi fuel burner, sofas, TV, books and games, not forgetting the superb views from this dual aspect room. There are three bedrooms one double, one twin and one single all with lovely bed linen and towels. The bathroom has a shower over bath and WC, unwind in a bubble bath whilst your thoughts drift through the countryside you have seen. This charming heritage cottage offers home from home comforts and is a delight to holiday in with all the thoughtful little extras.

Outside, the pretty garden has an open aspect, with lawn, shrubs and the paved terrace has a BBQ, table and chairs to enjoy alfresco dining whilst embracing the wonderful surrounding views. There's an outside tap so you can hose down your bike or wash your boots. Ample parking in the grounds.

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.

  • 3 bedrooms – 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher
  • Utility room with washing machine and additional freezer
  • Multi-fuel burner (first basket of logs/coal included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Ample parking in the grounds
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no smoking
  • 1 dog welcome (2 by arrangement) 
  • Shop 3.5 miles, pub and restaurant 2.5 miles
  • TV and radio in lounge
  • Regret no cot or highchair - guests are welcome to bring their own
  • Arrival time 4pm

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Mikaela.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 9 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.6
Overall equipment
4.9
Overall comfort
4.4
Overall location
4.9

Reviewed by Pauline, 1st September 2018

A spectacular location with amazing views and access to mid-Wales and Shropshire. An extremely well-equipped cosy cottage. Very dog friendly. Spacious and no steps.

Reviewed by Warren, 28th July 2018

Great views from an amazing location over the valley. Easy to get into the countryside by foot or short drive to several fantastic viewpoints.

Reviewed by Aidan, 30th June 2018

This is an excellent quality cottage in an excellent and quiet spot, overlooking the valley. Perfect for exploring the Shropshire Hills and the Mountains and beaches of Wales.

Reviewed by Chris, 23rd June 2018

This was a last minute holiday, and I have to say it didn't disappoint! The cottage was perfect for us, quiet, very comfortable and it's WOW

Reviewed by Lyndsey, 23rd March 2018

We had a very nice holiday and found everything in the cottage was up to our standard.

Reviewed by Julie, 23rd December 2017

Very well equipped ,fire takes a bit of work.when we booked did not give thought to the weather and steep access roads.Might be worth mentioning for winter visits.

Reviewed by Stacey, 28th October 2017

A very well-equipped cottage in a stunning rural setting with fabulous views from the front windows. We would definitely stay again.

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Pretty borders towards the side view of the house
Grade II listed house set in picturesque location
See dramatic skies from the house and garden
Relaxing double bedroom with garden views
Wake up leisurely with a coffee
Spacious twin room with garden views
Spacious single room with garden views
Plan your day over breakfast
It's home from home in the well-equipped kitchen
Enjoy a roaring fire and fabulous views
Watch the red kites from the cosy lounge with dual aspect windows
Show 2 morePanoramic countryside views

Location

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