An old stone barn conversion available to individuals and groups, Beudy Dolpebyll is in a secluded setting on the banks of the river Banwy on the artist owners' property. Sensitively restored with
oak beams, pitched ceilings and Victorian-style bathroom. The Banwy Valley is a quiet traditional farming valley with sheep, cows, and wildlife by the riverside and in the upland hills and
The cottage has its own gate and tree-lined drive and is set in a field with views of river valley and hills and moors. The garden, with lots of seating areas, leads down to the river Banwy where we have about 500 yds double bank fishing and has a lawn and slate patio and cobbled path and barbeque. There are numerous walks and activities including Glyndwrs Way from the door, horse riding and walking and biking tracks in the adjacent Dyffryn Forest and Snowdonia National Park is 9 miles away.
Ideal for walkers, bird-watchers, mountain bikers, fishing, artists or just chilling out, the cottage is divided from the owners courtyard by a dry-stone wall and hazel wattles with a profusion of roses, honeysuckle and clematis.
There is a light and airy open-plan living/dining/kitchen area with large oak beams and with wood-burning stove and/or oil central-heating, TV/DVD player, CD/radio, dish-washer, new fridge/freezer and wifi broadband internet connection. A large metal arched widow faces east and brings the morning sun into the dining and kitchen area. All the windows have oak sills and were hand-made from reclaimed materials.
In the kitchen surfaces are hard wood block and has a contemporary feel while retaining the character of the vernacular architecture. Floors are a light natural wood with a kilim rug. A lobby with airing-cupboard and washing machine and dryer leads to a well-appointed shower room/WC off the kitchen
The hand-painted stairs lead to three bedrooms and a Victorian style bathroom with a claw-feet bath and hand-painted floor. The bedrooms have pitched ceilings, beams, hand-painted cupboards and victorian metal or contemporary bedsteads, one new 4'6" double, one twin room with a single and a three-quarter (3'6" wide) and one small single room. All have sloping ceilings and have a cottage atmosphere.
Sorry no smoking inside but well-behaved pets can sometimes by accomodated by arrangement! We have tried to make the interior as clean and allergy free as possible.
New for 2014-2015 bird-table, Wifi Broadband and TV/DVD flat screen TV, new lighting, cushions, chests of drawers.
New for 2016-17 powered downstairs shower