Ysgubor is a characterful, detached barn conversion with stunning countryside views in a peaceful location. The market town of Tregaron is 1¼ miles away along a quiet country lane with pubs, cafés and shops. Ysgubor (meaning ‘Barn’ in Welsh) sits in the grounds of the owner’s country house and has its own private entrance, garden and parking. This bright and airy barn boasts large picture windows, on both the ground and first floor, which make the most of the glorious countryside surrounding the property and ideal for a totally relaxing holiday. Two of the three bedrooms (one en-suite) and the family bathroom are also on the ground floor making the house perfect for guests preferring step-free accommodation. The well equipped kitchen/dining room is open plan with a large oak dining table and French doors to the garden. With two comfortable living areas, there is ample space for all the family.
There is an abundance of beautiful, countryside walks and rambles straight from the property. In Tregaron, 1¼ miles away, along a quiet country lane or via a handy footpath, there are shops, cafes, takeaways and an award-winning pub. There is also the Red Kite Visitor Centre and The Welsh Gold Centre which is renowned for handmade, Celtic-inspired jewellery, a tea room and art exhibition. Tregaron is a ‘Walkers are Welcome’ town and you are more than welcome to join the local walking group. The Abergwesyn Mountain road through the Cambrian Mountains, a scenic drive like no other, starts at the bottom of the lane. This will take you to Llyn Brianne dam, RSPB Gwenffrwd Dinas or The Elan Valley through truly stunning countryside and past Soar y Mynydd – Wales’ most remote chapel.
Cors Caron, an internationally recognised nature reserve, is just over 3 miles away and accessible by a network of boardwalks that enables visitors to get right into the heart of varied habitats, with over 170 species of birds having been recorded. The Ystwyth Trail for walkers and cyclists starts here too, an off-road Sustrans route to Aberystwyth which follows some parts of the old Great Western Railway line. Within easy reach are the Dolaucothi Gold Mines, Strata Florida Abbey, Devil’s Bridge Falls and the Vale of Rheidol Steam Railway. An hour’s drive will bring you to either Snowdonia, the Brecon Beacons or Pembrokeshire National Parks.
Fishing is available locally (rod licence required, day ticket £13, under 12s free). For the golf enthusiast, Cilgwyn Golf Club is 9 miles away. The seaside resort and university town of Aberystwyth, with its pier, promenade, National Library of Wales, University Arts Centre and Cliff Railway, is 18 miles to the north-west.Visit Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Centre, 14 miles to the north, where there is a lovely café and red kites are fed each day. Walk or cycle the many trails from the centre or try out the new mountain bike skills route. The picture postcard Cardigan Bay harbour towns of New Quay and Aberaeron, on the Ceredigion Heritage Coast, are within easy reach along quiet country roads. Enjoy days out walking the coastal paths, uncrowded golden beaches or bring your binoculars to watch the local dolphins and seals – take a boat trip if you want to get close up! Shop, pub and restaurant 1¼ miles.
Open plan living space: With beams.
Living area 1: With Freeview TV, DVD player and French doors leading to patio and garden.
Kitchen area: Farmhouse style with electric cooker with double oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed, French doors leading to patio and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
Turning stairs to...
Bedroom 3: Galleried area with twin beds, TV, DVD player, living/play area, beams and sloping ceiling.
Second staircase to...
Galleried living area 2.
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate. Large enclosed garden with patio, terrace, garden furniture and BBQ. Bike store. Private parking for 3 cars. Ground floor facilities. No smoking. Please note: The property has a natural water supply from a borehole.