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Relax and enjoy the open inglenook fireplace
Games room with snooker table
Soak and enjoy the views from the roll-top bath in the 'King Charles' room
A seductive king-size four poster bed
Playroom with a great selection of toys
Views of the garden
Large open kitchen perfect for any chef
Enjoy cooking on the AGA
The 'King Charles' room
An en-suite bathroom to the 'King Charles' room
The seductive king-size four poster bed in the 'Nell Gwyn' room
The 'Nell Gwyn' room
An en-suite bathroom to the 'Nell Gwyn' room
Beautiful period features
Single bedroom adjoins from the 'Nell Gwyn' room
Traditional wooden panelling in the 'Church' room
Luxury super-king-size zip-and-link bedroom
An en-suite bathroom to the 'Church' room
Sleep within the eaves in the 'Loft Suite' with its king-size sleigh bed
Jacuzzi cooper 'Bateau' bath
The en-suite to the eaves with bespoke double rain-head shower and WC
View to the front of the property
Enclosed courtyard with distant views
Views from the garden
The seductive king-size four poster bed in the 'Nell Gwyn' room
1 / 32  Relax and enjoy the open inglenook fireplace
2 / 32  Games room with snooker table
3 / 32  Soak and enjoy the views from the roll-top bath in the 'King Charles' room
4 / 32  A seductive king-size four poster bed
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6 / 32  Playroom with a great selection of toys
7 / 32  Views of the garden
8 / 32  Large open kitchen perfect for any chef
9 / 32  Enjoy cooking on the AGA
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13 / 32  The 'King Charles' room
14 / 32  An en-suite bathroom to the 'King Charles' room
15 / 32  The seductive king-size four poster bed in the 'Nell Gwyn' room
16 / 32  The 'Nell Gwyn' room
17 / 32  An en-suite bathroom to the 'Nell Gwyn' room
18 / 32  Beautiful period features
19 / 32  Single bedroom adjoins from the 'Nell Gwyn' room
20 / 32  Traditional wooden panelling in the 'Church' room
21 / 32  Luxury super-king-size zip-and-link bedroom
22 / 32  An en-suite bathroom to the 'Church' room
23 / 32  Sleep within the eaves in the 'Loft Suite' with its king-size sleigh bed
24 / 32  Jacuzzi cooper 'Bateau' bath
25 / 32  The en-suite to the eaves with bespoke double rain-head shower and WC
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27 / 32  View to the front of the property
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29 / 32  Enclosed courtyard with distant views
30 / 32  Views from the garden
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32 / 32  The seductive king-size four poster bed in the 'Nell Gwyn' room

Town Farm

Grosmont, Brecon Beacons
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 3
5 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Four Poster
Sky TV
Quirky
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Stunning Grade 2* listed 17th Century house with a wealth of period features
  • Perfectly placed for exploring the Brecon Beacons and Black Mountains
  • A games room, children’s playroom and large enclosed gardens that are perfect for entertaining
Property code: 78667

This Grade 2* listed property steeped in history and stunning views is set within the vibrant village of Grosmont, simply perfect for exploring the rugged beauty of the Brecon Beacons National Park.

An enchanting 17th-century country cottage, this retreat is Grade II*listed and boasts a beautiful blend of contemporary style and appliances alongside original features. The ancient village of Grosmont, where this property is based, is renowned for its community spirit with the village having been described by the press as ‘One of the best villages to call home’, and ‘The most beautiful village in Britain’, it’s a delightful destination full of atmosphere that will capture your heart. The Brecon Beacons National Park is within 7 miles while on the edge of the village sits the crumbling ruins of Grosmont Castle, a popular Norman fortification and one of the ‘Three Castles of Gwent’.

The carved door heads and ancient oak front entrance carved with ‘1673’ complete with colossal iron key welcome you into this medieval Welsh cottage. Antiques and original oil paintings enhance the grandeur, in addition to exposed stone walls, rustic wooden beams and patterned tiles and fabrics throughout. The games room is a true gem with snooker and pool table, wall-mounted Smart TV, wood burner, and stylish monochrome James Bond blinds. Just off this room, a workspace ensures you can stay connected and there’s a kids’ playroom too for youngsters. Dine at the six-seater breakfast bar or the extendable ten-person table in the contemporary kitchen/diner. A Smart TV, AGA and separate double electric oven, gas hob, large fridge/freezer with water dispenser and icemaker, and two dishwashers provide a social space with wonderful amenities, suited to big groups. Books line the shelves of a pretty downstairs WC, while upstairs five bedrooms with en-suites provide sumptuous spaces to relax. The wooden spiral stairs leading to this floor are not standard, they’re period of age and slightly uneven. One of the bedrooms is accessed just off the lounge staircase and boasts a super-king-size zip-and-link bed and roll-top slipper bath. The luxurious ‘Loft Suite’ at the top of the house has a king-size sleigh bed with separate coffee table and seating, Nespresso machine, kettle, Smart TV, and a Loaf single-person sofa bed.

Seek peace and quiet in the enclosed patio garden which overlooks the surrounding hills. It’s the ideal setting for your morning coffee or a group lunch alfresco with outdoor table and chairs, BBQ, sun loungers, kids’ mini croquet and a fire pit. Roadside parking is subject to availability.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

Please note there is a refundable £300 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

SLEEPS: A total of 5 bedrooms across the cottage made up of 2 super-king zip-and-link bedrooms, 1 king-size four-poster bedroom, 1 single room with pretty brass bed, and 1 king-size sleigh bedroom - Property sleeps 8+2

ADDITIONAL SLEEPING: 1 Loaf sofa-bed for a single occupant

RELAXING: A games rooms with snooker/pool table, Sonos sound system and Smart TV, and a children’s playroom with Wii provide two wonderful entertaining areas for the adults and little ones to enjoy themselves. Open fire in the sitting room and wood burner in the games room (a basket of logs provided for each).

COOKING & DINING: There’s a Smart TV, AGA oven, separate double electric oven, gas hob, and a large fridge/freezer with water dispenser and icemaker, and 2 dishwashers. A 6-seater breakfast bar, and extendable 10-person dining table offer space for groups to socialise. Catered and served dinner and drinks parties can be arranged with the owner.

KEEPING CLEAN: 4 en-suite bathrooms all with showers over bath, 1 free-standing slipper bath in the ‘King Charles’ bedroom with en-suite shower and WC, separate WC on the ground floor.

GADGETS: 5 Smart TVs with full unlimited Sky packages, Wi-Fi included.

OUTSIDE: Outdoor furniture, BBQ, garden games and fire pit. Bike storage available.

PETS: Three dogs are welcome at this property.

IMPORTANT TO NOTE: Due to the traditional character of the cottage, the wooden spiral/curved stairs are not standard, they’re period of age and slightly uneven, and character sloped ceilings result in restricted head height upstairs.

Sally Thomas

This property is personally managed by Sally.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

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Reviewed by Sue 27th August 2021

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Reviewed by Clare 13th August 2021

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Town Farm is such a beautiful home. We had the most amazing stay, perfect location to go off walking and exploring the amazing countryside and all the Brecon Beacons had to offer. It was great to come back after a days walking to either soak in one of the fabulous baths, relax with a game of pool or sit in the lovely garden enjoying a glass of wineRead more. Thank you Town Farm for a lovely little break. Hide

Reviewed by Nick 9th July 2021

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Town Farm is a beautiful house with lovely rooms and en-suite bathrooms. The garden is fantastic with great views of the Welsh hills and in an amazing peaceful location. There are some lovely walks in the area and on the only wet day we experienced, we made good use of the snooker table and sky television. There is plenty of space for a family holiRead moreday - especially with the childrens playroom. Hide

Reviewed by Kerry 25th June 2021

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This 17th century cottage is beautifully furnished in keeping with the age and character of the building. A lot of care and attention has clearly been poured into its restoration. The kitchen is well equipped even to the point of having 2 dishwashers! It's set in an idyllic location with beautiful views over the hills, so peaceful with only the souRead morends of the birds and the sheep. We had a very relaxing week away. Hide

Reviewed by Hannah 28th May 2021

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We stay in 5 star UK cottages a few times each year and this was the best one we have ever booked. Incredible attention to detail, best equipped cottage we have seen, beautiful and very individual themes in each room, a stunning garden that an awful lot of work has gone into, beautiful views of the church and a fabulous castle walk just minutes awaRead morey on foot. For our teenagers they were very impressed with the excellent Wi-Fi, full sky package and pool table. Our dogs also loved their walks. Hide

Reviewed by Louise 16th April 2021

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What a stunning place! I stay frequently at cottages and rarely return to the same place twice. That will not apply here... I am already planning return trips and adhoc weekends. The house is beautiful with amazing features and attention to detail. It's a home from home but much nicer! The best I've ever staye. The surrounding countryside, southernRead more aspect garden is perfect. Grosmont village is welcoming and owner goes above and beyond to make everything the best. I would give 10 stars if poss! Hide

Reviewed by Sarah 26th September 2020

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Lovely property, luxurious finishes and high attention to detail with antique items, books and paintings dotted around.

Reviewed by Alexandra 18th September 2020

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Very well appointed. All the bedrooms are lovely, each with en-suite bathrooms, so nobody felt like they had drawn the short straw. Beautiful views from the garden. Great location with a small shop and pub within walking distance. Plenty of walks on the doorstep. A couple of things to note: Not all the bedrooms have blinds, if you like to sleep in Read morea dark room. The stairs up to the bedrooms are quite steep & narrow, as you would expect with a period property. Neither were an issue for us. Hide

Reviewed by Rachel 11th September 2020

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Reviewed by Stuart 21st August 2020

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The building is amazing and has been kitted out to a very high standard. Extremely comfortable and characterful. The views and area of Grosmont are incredible. And the three castle to visit, one directly across the road from the property, are great.

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Relax and enjoy the open inglenook fireplace
Games room with snooker table
Soak and enjoy the views from the roll-top bath in the 'King Charles' room
A seductive king-size four poster bed
Playroom with a great selection of toys
Views of the garden
Large open kitchen perfect for any chef
Enjoy cooking on the AGA
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Location

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