Ancient Elizabethan cottage circa 1550 for holidays near Porthmadog and Criccieth on the Llyn Peninsula. Pets welcome.
Living/dining room: With wood burner, Freeview TV, DVD player and beams.
Kitchen: Galley style with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
Steep circular stone staircase to...
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With bath and toilet.
Central heating (£45 per week October-April), electricity, bed linen and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot and highchair. Enclosed garden with garden furniture. Access to 90 acres of farmland with river fishing (shared with owner and other properties on-site). Private parking. No smoking. Please note: The circular stone staircase to the first floor has a very low ceiling in part and my be not suitable for the less mobile.
Step back in time and enjoy holidays in the special atmosphere of this unique ancient homestead, full of colourful home comforts together with modern conveniences. Expertly restored with many original features including a massive inglenook fireplace, original circular stone staircase with steep steps, is reminiscent of a secret panel staircase and has very low ceiling in parts and may be not suitable for the less mobile, housing a Clearview wood burner, stairway and some low ceilings with antique furnishings including a traditional Welsh dresser and a fabulous display of blue and white china. The Ancient Houses Commission recently dendro-chronologically dated the timbers of Hen Dy holiday cottage to be from 1550. Adjacent to but separate from the farmhouse is Ty Hir furnished with some fine Welsh antique furniture. Enjoy the freedom of the owners nearby farm with fishing in the river nearby and with a cycle track just 200 yards.
To the west of this Elizabethan cottage for holidays is the Llyn Peninsula with a score of coves, harbours and vast stretches of safe, sandy beaches, Black Rock sands the closest. The coast path is 84 miles of diverse landscapes including open countryside, wild heath and coastal features.
Hen Dy can be booked together with Ty Hir (QC925) to accommodate up to 8 guests.