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Detached Cottage With Terrace And Garden And Open Views Of Countryside

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Cottage in Llansilin, Nr. Welshpool, Powys, Wales - Adjacent To Owners' Property In A Peaceful Location 1 Mile From The Village

The compact detached property is located at the end of a gated lane. There is parking available and a garden with a stone flagged patio with glazed veranda and garden furniture. Ground floor comprises combined living / dining and kitchen with a log burning stove in the living area. There is a ground floor double bedroom and bathroom and a 1st floor twin bedroom opening directly off the stairs and en suite shower room. The cottage is adjacent to a bridleway and surrounded by mature trees and garden. It is the perfect location for exploring Wales and Shropshire with numerous places of interest an easy drive away, many affording stunning scenic walks and cycle trails.There is a secure bike store. The unfenced garden makes it unsuitable for dogs.

Andrew Hollway
Member since: 2014
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This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, portuguese
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2018

About Andrew Hollway

Living in the property adjacent to the holiday cottage we are on hand to give advice and assistance if required. We moved to this area 10 years ago and love the peaceful and unspoiled rural location.

Why Andrew Hollway chose Oswestry

The tranquil rural surroundings provide a peaceful place to stay with its unspoiled views of the area around Llansilin. There are many places both sides of the English / Welsh explore with easy access to the lakes around Ellesmere, and places of interest such as Oswestry, Shrewsbury, Welshpool, Chirk and Llangollen. There are also biking trails in the area such as near Llandegla where there is a visitors centre and good facilities.

What makes this cottage unique

This traditionally built stone cottage, built 2012, is located in a tranquil garden. The location combines access to sporting activities, like fishing, biking or walking. with a peaceful rural location The terrace has a glazed veranda and offers a pleasant place to relax . The property, located approximately 7 miles from Oswestry, is 1 mile outside the village of Llansilin, up a gated lane.


Oswestry Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Please note the property is unfenced with livestock in adjacent fields so dogs must be kept under control and also not left unattended in the house.
  • We welcome children but please note the garden is unfenced and there is a 1 metre drop down to the lane so take care with toddlers.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , heated towel rail.
    Shower room 1 - toilet , shower , Heated towel rail
  • Ground floor bathroom adjacent to Bedroom 1 has wash basin, full size bath with shower over, w.c. 1st floor ensuite with wash basin, shower and w.c.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Ziplink bed can be twin if required.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Ground floor bedroom with a zip and link twin. Stairs lead directly from living room into 1st floor bedroom with twin beds
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • whitewater rafting
Situated close to a bridleway with easy access to local footpaths the property is surrounded by a garden with lawn and a stone flagged patio with garden furniture and glazed veranda. It is adjacent to open countryside and has a pleasant rural open position, however, as it is unfenced it is not suitable for pets and care should be taken with children to ensure their safety. There is secure storage for bicycles in the adjacent outbuilding. This non smoking compact property has private (treated) borehole water supply and septic tank drainage. There is a log burning stove in the living area and logs supplied. Heating and hot water supplied by air-source heat pump and is underfloor on the ground floor and by radiators on the 1st floor. The cottage is cleaned weekly. All towels and bed linen are provided and changed weekly. Automatic washing machine and tumble dryer in adjacent bike storage outbuilding. This property is only available between April and October.


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average rating of 4.972973 based on 37 reviews

Very comfortable & quiet

  • 5 of 5

We had a great few days here though the weather was not too good at time. The cottage was comfortable and warm with everything you need. Great for visiting local NT properties. Well out of the way from busy main roads. The owners were very helpful and friendly.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here, it's in a beautiful location and the cottage is really nicely appointed. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back.
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  • 5 of 5

Set in an idyllic location this beautiful cottage won't disappoint you. Very well equipped and fantastic views. Nice area to sit outside too. We'll definitely be going back. Andrew and Fiona couldn't have been more helpful. That you.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words and we are so glad you enjoyed your visit.
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  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed the tranquility of this lovely little annexe. Beautifully equipped and a real home from home. As well, there are some lovely places to visit in this part of the Welsh Borders. The owners were very helpful and thoughtful.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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fabulous cottage, everything that you needed, fabulous setting and very peaceful

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was just superb everything that you would need was there fabulous setting lovely area to explore would definitely stay there again

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

A peaceful location and an immaculate property

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Nearest Airport
56 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Llansilin Village
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Llanymynech Golf Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
50 Miles
Car: recommended

The Cottage is well positioned for exploring Shropshire and Wales with easy access by car to Lakes Vyrnwy and Bala or Powis and Chirk Castles and Erdigg House and gardens. You can take canal rides at Llangollen, go canoeing or white water rafting on the River Dee or take a scenic train ride from Llangollen or Welshpool. Near Llanrhaeder ym mochant you will find Wales' highest waterfall, Pistyll Rhaeadr. Explore the scenic cycle trails of the Berwyn Mountain Range or enjoy the Ellesmere Lakes,known as Shropshire's Lake district.


Liverpool John Lennon airport 56 miles

Manchester airport 63 miles

Birmingham Airport 80 miles

Gobowen Station 10 miles

Holyhead 90 miles


Llansilin village 1 mile with village pub and part time community shop. Oswestry 7 miles with full range of shops, Llangollen 19 miles, Welshpool 18 miles, Wrexham 20 miles. Approximately 30 miles from Chester and from Shrewsbury.

Further Details:

Nearby places of interest include Offas Dyke, Berwyn Mountains, Lake Vyrnwy, Lake Bala, Chirk Castle, Powys Castle, Llangollen and Pistyll Rhaedr at Llanhraedr- ym-Mochant.

Banks and shops are located in Oswestry, Wrexham and Welshpool


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
The property is only available during the months listed (April to October) and a £50 deposit on booking is required, with the balance paid 2 weeks before arrival.
When making a reservation, the holidaymaker is deemed to have accepted the rental conditions.
The property is not suitable for toddlers or for pets as the garden is unfenced.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day normally Saturday but can be varied by arrangement.
Arrival after 3.00pm and departure by 10.00am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.