Pipistrelle is a lovely, quirky and characterful property at the far end of a long barn conversion, offering holidaymakers a private slice of unspoiled Welsh countryside. The cottage, with its neighbours, is set on the owners’ smallholding and surrounded by fantastic rural views. Guests have shared access to 6.5 acres of the adjacent uncultivated meadow, with picnic benches down by the River Annell. This lovingly restored 17th century barn offers accommodation for four, with underfloor heating downstairs, radiators upstairs, interesting original features including beams, wall ties, exposed stone walling etc. Limited WiFi is available (not suitable for downloading large files, streaming films etc). Pipistrelle can be booked with the adjacent cottage, Threshing Barn (WAW324), which also sleeps 4. Glanrannell Barn (WAW325) combines both properties, with The Old Stable, also sleeping 4 but not available separately, to accommodate up to 12 guests; the Barn has dining space for 8-12 people.
Living Room – Open plan ground floor living accommodation with beamed ceiling, incorporating fitted kitchen and dining area, and a cosy sitting room with two sofas, wood burning stove, flat screen TV, DVD player, mini music centre and lots of books, ideal for relaxing evenings after busy days of activities and exploration. The kitchen area has electric oven, ceramic hob, extractor hood, microwave, fridge with 3* freezer compartment and a slim dishwasher. Dining table and four chairs.
Cloakroom – Ground floor WC and basin.
Bedroom 1 - Double bed with wardrobe for clothes storage, easy chair; en suite area: part enclosed with obscured glass tiling and curtained access; bath with shower over, WC, basin, extractor fan, shaver point, heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2 - Twin room with Wardrobe/chest of drawers for clothes storage; shower cubicle and wash basin facilities within the bedroom (no WC).
Outside - Patio area to the front, screened from the adjoining properties, garden furniture and barbecue.
Shared Utility Room: adjacent, with washing machine and freezer for guests’ use.
Parking: one parking space for each cottage and some limited additional space if required.
The Bridgend Inn at Crugybar is 1.3 miles away; other excellent pubs and small shop within a 5 mile radius.There are enormous opportunities for outdoor pursuits and activities within the local area: walking, horse riding, mountain biking and cycling – Brechfa, 5 miles; fishing, both sea and freshwater; Dolaucothi Roman Gold Mines (National Trust), 3 miles; Aberglasney Gardens, National Botanical Gardens of Wales, West Wales beaches and Brecon Beacons for walking and scenery are also easily reached. Llandeilo, Lampeter and Llandovery are all 10 miles away with galleries, numerous small retailers, grocery shopping and takeaways.
Electricity, heating and limited WiFi included; initial basket of logs provided
Bed linen and towels provided
One or two dogs welcome at small additional charge
Stabling available by prior agreement
Please note: There is an unfenced river 150 yards from the property
At a Glance
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Bath/shower rooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi available
- Open fire/woodburner
- Towels provided
- Travel cot available
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a freezer
- Equipped with a washing machine
- No smoking
- Private parking
- Nearest shop: 5 miles away
- Coast: 26 miles away
- Nearest pub: 1.3 miles away
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