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Mabley

Bishop’s Frome, near Bromyard, Herefordshire
Grade 5 Star rating

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Sleeps 10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4
Pets 0
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Description

A stunning five bedroom property in an idyllic countryside setting, with far reaching views to the Welsh mountains.

Encompassed by idyllic countryside, tucked away in rural Herefordshire, this wonderful farmhouse has been beautifully restored with your comfort in mind. There is an indescribable quality to Maybley, from the luxurious furnishings to the original beams adorning the ceilings, there is so much on offer.
This wonderful home from home has a subtle blend of traditional and contemporary, creating a cosy and homely environment. The extensive living room boasts all you need to enjoy a relaxing evening surrounded by your loved ones. Complete with a 55” Smart TV and Xbox One, you can catch up on your favourite shows or go head to head in a video game. Two glowing wood burners can be found at either end of the room, so you will be sure to find a perfect spot to settle down with a good book. If striking views are what you long for, take a seat in the bright and airy sun room with picture windows and French doors leading to the terrace.
Outdoors, treat yourself to a hearty meal and rustle up something tasty on the barbecue, or try your hand at homemade pizza using the pizza oven. Sit back in the heated seating area, finished with an old cider mill and restored Byre, and enjoy a glass of bubbly as you look up at the starry sky.
Conveniently located close to the market town of Bromyard, find the best local produce for fine dining back at the farmhouse. When you’re not dining al fresco, the well-equipped, contemporary kitchen/dining room is ideal for creating a lovely family meal using the electric Aga. Sit down to your meal at the grand dining table with picturesque views over the garden through the bi-folding doors.
Five sumptuous bedrooms wait upon your evening slumber, each with a Freeview TV, and are split over two floors. The ground floor lays claim to a sumptuous zip and link twin bedroom with the added bonus of a DVD player, so you can watch a film as you drift off. Upstairs you will find two kingsize bedrooms, both with en-suite facilities, and one with a luxurious sleigh bed. There are also two further zip and link bedrooms on the same floor, perfect to lay your head after a day exploring the area.

Ground Floor:
Living room: With 2 wood burners, 55" Smart TV, bluetooth stereo speakers, Xbox One, beams and wooden floor.
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Kitchen/dining room: With electric Aga, combi microwave/oven/grill, American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, beams, tiled floor and bi-folding doors leading to garden.
Utility room: With washing machine and tumble dryer.
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Sun room: With French doors leading to terrace.
Bedroom 1: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request), Freeview TV and DVD player.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
First Floor:
Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed, Freeview TV, balcony and en-suite with freestanding bath, walk-in shower, toilet, double basin and 2 heated towel rails.
Bedroom 3: With kingsize sleigh bed, Freeview TV, DVD player and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 4: With zip and link super kingsize bed (can be twin beds on request) and Freeview TV.
Bedroom 5: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request), Freeview TV and DVD player.
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.

Oil central heating (underfloor on ground floor), electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burners included. Travel cot and highchair. Welcome pack. External games room with pool table, table football, quoits and dartboard. Large, enclosed lawned garden with terrace, garden furniture and barbecue. Electric car charging point available on request. Private parking for 10 cars. No smoking. Please note: There are steps to the terrace and a fenced pond adjacent to the garden, 22 yards away.

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Features

  • Barbecue
    Barbecue
  • Detached Property
    Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
    Dishwasher
  • Ground Floor Facilities
    Ground Floor Facilities
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio
    Enclosed Garden/Patio
  • Garden / Patio
    Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
    Golf nearby
  • Games Room
    Games Room
  • Highchair
    Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Rural Location
    Rural Location
  • Woodburning Stove
    Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
    Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
    WiFi
  • Cot Available
    Cot Available
  • Luxury Collection
    Luxury Collection
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
    Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Pets – not allowed
    Pets – not allowed
  • Green Scheme
    Green Scheme
  • Parking - On Site
    Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle
    Shower Cubicle
  • Unique Element
    Unique Element
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    Celebration Houses
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    Unique Cottages


Customer Comments

  • 10

    20/03/2019
    Confirmed guest, 18/03/2019
    Wow!! Thank you Mabley for providing such a wonderful setting for a lovely weekend gathering with friends. 7 adults, 1 toddler and 1 baby all had a fantastic stay here. The house was immaculately clean, so well equipped, and beautifully furnished. Every detail had been thought of, from luxurious underfloor heating to a full folder of instruction manuals. There was an incredibly generous welcome hamper, full of local produce and a homemade cake, and we visited 2 of the local producers to get some more. Nearby were lovely walks and a fantastic “farm vending machine”, and the panoramic views from the house were brilliant, with buzzards circling overhead all day! None of us could think of anything that could be improved, the house was perfect, and it was fantastic value for money. Would highly recommend to everyone!! Thank you Steve and Helen


  • 10

    08/01/2019
    Confirmed guest, 07/01/2019
    Amazingly well equipped and spotless house. Would happily move in tomorrow!


  • 10

    05/01/2019
    Confirmed guest, 03/01/2019
    We loved our new year's stay at Mabley and would definitely return. The living space is big and social. The kitchen very well appointed and the bedrooms peaceful and comfortable. The welcome hamper was huge and full of local goodies including Helen's delicious cake. Thanks for having us!

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind review. We hope to see you again sometime.

  • 10

    07/01/2019
    Confirmed guest, 29/12/2018
    As a growing family of four generations we spent Christmas at Mabley away from any of our homes for the first time ever to enable us to all be together. And we were not disappointed. We even had Christmas trees in the living room and the sun room. Excellent. Mabley is set in beautiful surroundings and the facilities are wonderful. The welcome hamper was full of delicious produce most of it being sourced from local producers and much appreciated by us. The kitchen is very well equipped. The house is very warm and comfortable and there is enough space for everyone to relax. The view from the sun room is amazing and probably the room where we all spent the most time. Our only regret was that we did not have the time to make full use of the extensive outdoor facilities. As keen cooks we would loved to have had the time to use the pizza oven and the barbeque. It must be amazing in the summer. Thank you to Helen & Steve for their hospitality.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Your lovely words are much appreciated. Glad that you had a great Christmas and hope you may visit us at other times in the year too.

  • 10

    05/12/2018
    Confirmed guest, 03/12/2018
    What a wonderful house. Everything so well furnished, well thought out and luxurious and so comfortable for family, children and baby. The welcome pack was amazing, certainly the best and most welcoming we have ever had. All was local produce and included where to source them. We bought some extra from the local suggested sources. The kitchen was amazing. We used the Aga and the pizza oven which were excellent. It was great having so many well thought out kitchen utensils, cutlery etc. All perfect for a celebration and made everything so relaxing. The beds were amazingly comfortable and we all loved the soft furnishing etc. We were so well catered for, including a celebration cake for my husband’s birthday, made by Helen and wonderful. Everywhere was very clean, the bathrooms all brilliant. We did a couple of National Trust places locally and had walks and explored Bromyard and Leominster. It was a most memorable house, the best we have ever stayed in. The design is perfect for family inter generational meet up and celebrations. My only regret was that we could not stay in it for ever, we will definitely be returning though. Thank you to Helen for making the house so fabulous and making us so welcome.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your comments. We tried to create an atmosphere at the house that would be social and it is great to hear that it works. Looking forward to seeing you when you return.

  • 10

    04/12/2018
    Confirmed guest, 26/11/2018
    We have stayed in many holiday cottages before but, without doubt, this was the best by far. We had a friends gathering and found this to be the perfect place. It is a clever and beautiful combination of a restored family home and a spacious, extortionately well equipped, contemporary extension. Everyone found themselves wandering around going "wow" at things; everything, from the decoration to furnishings, was all high quality and in complete keeping with its surroundings. It's a lovely, warm and cosy house sitting in beautiful countryside with fantastic views down the valley. The welcome pack was something else, the likes of which I have never before experienced. It was packed with local produce and a simply delicious home made cake. A really nice and generous touch by the owners Helen and Steve. We all had a really, really good weekend and are already looking to organise a return stay.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; The most positive review we have received. Thank you, and please come back.

  • 10

    10/10/2018
    Confirmed guest, 24/09/2018
    Mabley is a lovely house, beautifully decorated, comfortable, spacious and very well equipped. It was too chilly to sit outside, but the garden and terrace were very well designed and would be great in summer for outdoor eating and relaxing. The welcome pack was superb with lots of goodies and a delicious home made cake, certainly the best welcome pack we've ever had. Helen was very friendly on the phone and nothing was too much trouble. There is a very poor phone signal generally in this area, but that has nothing to do with the house itself. Overall a fantastic stay and we would happily return.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for taking the time to review. We are glad that you had a great time and hope to see you again.

  • 10

    22/08/2018
    Confirmed guest, 30/07/2018
    The cottage was arguably one of the best cottages we have ever stayed in. Helen and Steve made us welcome right from the booking stage with a follow up email and recommendations for a perfect Sunday lunch to celebrate 2 b'days. Helen's homemade cake went down well after the journey and the basket of local produce let as a welcome gift was perfect. The cottage itself was amazing and just as it was described on the site. Well presented and equipped with all modern accessories yet preserving a nice homely feeling. This truly is a Luxury cottage and Steve and Helen made sure of it from the toilets to luxury bedrooms to the well presented garden. We had a party of 8 and there was enough space for everyone to relax and enjoy this beautiful cottage. I would highly recommend this cottage to anyone who is looking to book a cottage for a short weekend break or for a longer period. Our only regret was that we had only booked it for a short weekend break. We would definitely be coming back to this cottage!

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind words. We are pleased that you had a lovely weekend, and it will be great to see you again in the future.

  • 9

    07/06/2018
    Confirmed guest, 01/06/2018
    Have already submitted a report.


  • 10

    15/05/2018
    Confirmed guest, 30/04/2018
    The place is great!!! Outdoor area is so nice, perfect... I don’t have one bad thing to say about it.

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; We are glad you had good weather to enjoy everything. The Pizza oven gets a lot of use.

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