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"Stay in this Welsh windmill, with big balcony views of rolling hills, quirky, circular rooms and a host of interesting places to explore nearby."

  • Sleeps: 12
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5
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  Highlights...

  • Explore the Brecon Beacons National Park, go fishing locally, head to the races or take a trip to Cardiff.
  • Live life in a windmill, with views to admire and quirky, circular rooms.
  • Space for twelve to sit and eat together, with space inside and outdoors.
  • Fire up the BBQ, or hunker down in the snug and living room, this windmill offers you plenty of options for your group.

  You should know...

  • One well behaved dog welcome. However, please ensure it is kept to the ground floor.
  • Due to the property being five storeys high, guests with mobility difficulties and parents of toddlers and young children should be aware of the many steps and the open balcony.
  • No stag or hen parties.

The Details...

Admire this proud windmill that sits with views out across the corn fields and up to the rolling green hills that surround you. Inside you’ll find luxury in abundance, with plenty of space and of course each room circular or parts of a circle, reaching up over five floors. At the very top is a cosy snug, for your group to gather together in the evening, and at the bottom a spacious kitchen, that comes fully equipped and includes a five-ring gas range cooker, microwave, American fridge/freezer, two dishwashers, so ideal for cooking and clearing up for a big group. There’s also a dining table with space for twelve to sit and enjoy eating together and underfloor heating throughout.

There are six bedrooms, four en-suite shower rooms and one family bathroom over three floors. You’ll find each room has been tastefully decorated in neutral tones, and includes a TV, DVD player and Freeview. There’s a spacious living room with doors that open out onto the balcony, so you can step outside and appreciate life lived on the windmill, surely a perfect spot for evening drinks before dinner. The living room also includes an additional TV with a full satellite package. Outside is an enclosed garden, with a BBQ and furniture provided for you to sit out and enjoy sunny days together.

Usk is conveniently located in the centre of Monmouthshire and the town itself has a castle, a rural life museum, the sessions house, a collection of old houses, a variety of restaurants, shops, public houses, hotels and other amenities associated with a vibrant rural town. Usk is also famous for its fishing and successes in the Wales in Bloom and Britain in Bloom competitions. Fly Fishing is available on the nearby River Usk. Purchase a licence from Sweets the Fishing Tackle Shop in Usk tel no: 01291 672552.

You’ll find this the ideal location for an outdoor break in Monmouthshire, within a close proximity of activities including cycling, rope climbing, pony trekking, hang gliding, canal boat hire, fishing and walking. There are also numerous award-winning restaurants nearby, with the Welsh capital city of Cardiff approximately 25 miles south of Usk offering attractions such as the Millennium Stadium and the Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay. Tintern Abbey , which is situated in the Wye Valley, is approximately a 25 minute drive away together with many more castles and museums such as the Big Pit Mining Museum at Blaenavon, Nearby golf courses include Alice Springs (approximately a five-minute drive away), Greenmeadow and Celtic Manor. For the horse racing enthusiasts, locally we have Chepstow and of course a trip to this part of the world offers you a chance to explore the Brecon Beacons National Park, the Blorenge, Sugar Loaf, and Skirrid Fawr Mountains.

Features...

  • Bath
  • BBQ
  • Cooker gas/electric
  • Cot
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
  • Heating
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • No smoking
  • Off road free parking
  • Pet friendly
  • Rural location
  • Shower
  • Stairgate
  • Television
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine

Nearby...

  • Bird watching
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Historical sites
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain Walking
  • Pub/Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Supermarket/food shop

  Nearest Airport

Cardiff

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