Maengwyn is a very welcoming detached farmhouse dating back to about 1820.
It's packed full of traditional features, quirky character, local art and crafts combined with all the modern comforts we know and love.
Set in the heart of the Pembrokeshire National Park just off the A487 between/Dinas Cross (1/2 mile) and Newport (2 miles) with their individual shops, pubs and eateries, this is a perfect holiday base.
The coastal path is just a 20 minute walk from the house through a wooded valley with a high waterfall to Aberfforest beach.
Part of one of the 3 organic hay and flower meadows to the rear of the garden has been planted with heritage apple trees. You can wander freely through the mown meadow paths of each field and enjoy lovely coastal views of Newport Bay.
Beehives, marsh orchids and shallow ponds mean that there is abundant wildlife in this semi-natural habitat.
The owners, who have lived here for 45 years, are happy to share their extensive knowledge of their land and the natural history of Pembrokeshirewith their guests.
Entrance is into the Boot/Laundry room which has plenty of space for coats and walking and beach paraphernalia.
There is a washing machine and a tumble dryer.
The large open plan kitchen /dining room is very light and airy with French doors leading out to the garden.
The KITCHEN has an oak floor and fitted wooden units with double oven, ceramic hob, side by side fridge and freezer, microwave and dishwasher.
There is a breakfast bar with 3 stools.
The DINING AREA has a farmhouse pine table with 8 chairs, Welsh dresser and bookshelf with several 100 Ladybird children's books.
The comfortable and cosy SITTING ROOM spans the whole width of the house and has exposed beams.
At each end of the room is a woodburning stove, one of which is set in a lovely large inglenook fireplace with an armchair each side; the other stove is in a tiled fireplace.
The room is furnished in a traditional Welsh 'Parlour' style with armchairs and sofa, Welsh dresser, very well stocked bookshelf, TV, DVD player and occasional furniture.
There are Welsh blanket throws and local art to complete the traditional feel.
Stairs lead from the sitting room to the spacious landing and 4 bedrooms.
Bedrooms 1 & 2 are at the front of the house with views over the road to woodland and the coast beyond. Bedrooms 3 & 4 overlook the rear garden and meadow.
BEDROOM 1 has a king size bed, bedside cabinets, built in wardrobe with dressing table and an armchair.
BEDROOM 2 is full of character with the chimney breast rising through the room.
This area has been made into a reading space for children with cushions and books aplenty.
There are two single beds, bedside chest and dressing table.
BEDROOM 3 has a double bed, bedside cupboards, wardrobe, dressing table, swing mirror, bookshelf, low table, wooden cot and 1 chair.
BEDROOM 4 has a double bed, bedside cabinets, fitted corner wardrobe, dressing table and chair.
All the beds will be made up with fresh linen for your arrival.
The FAMILY BATHROOM has a suite of bath, WC, hand basin and heated towel rail.
There is a CLOAKROOM with second WC and hand basin adjacent.
The SHOWER ROOM has a large modern shower cubicle and heated towel rail.
From the Dining area French doors lead to the lawn garden with shrub and herbaceous borders, the area is sloped and has ample space for children to play ball games.
There is a raised gravelled patio area with garden and table for 8 as well as an outdoor table tennis table.
At the top of the lawn is a small summer house and beyond that you are most welcome to explore the 10 acres of wildlife meadows with woodland borders where the owners allow nature to reign.
You can wander your way around the meadows or along the private footpaths complete with small wooden bridge enjoying one of the several benches provided to sit and enjoy the countryside, hill and sea views beyond.
During June of each year there can be nearly 3000 wild purple orchids to enjoy.
There is ample parking space for 3 cars to the front and side of the property with more available if you need it.
There are night storage or convector heaters throughout as well as the 2 woodburning/multi-fuel stoves.
All electricity is included as well as a starter supply of logs for the stoves.
More are available to purchase locally.
A cot, highchair and stairgate are available.
Towels may be hired at £5 per guest.
Please bring your own beach towels.
Please note that prices include our £30 Booking Fee
No Fuel Surcharge for February.
See property info for fuel charges in February. plus a fuel charge of £0 per week in February..
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