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Old School House

A quaint former schoolmaster’s cottage that is part of an old school house. The school building is now an art gallery and café which is open from Easter to November. The cottage is a perfect base for walkers and those wishing to explore the Welsh Marches and Radnor hills.

This tiny, cosy cottage, right next to Bleddfa church, comprises a snug living room with sitting and dining area and small kitchen downstairs, with a double bedroom and en-suite shower and toilet upstairs. To the side of the cottage is a gate that leads to the fully enclosed lawned garden area where you can sit in the summer and enjoy a drink.

Nearby Knighton has a selection of local pubs, as well as the Offa’s Dyke Centre where you can find out more about the famous ancient landmark. There are local footpaths and the Radnor Forest is only a mile away. Not far is the fabulous countryside of the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, peppered with picturesque historic towns and villages.

You are twelve miles from Llandrindod Wells, a Victorian Spa town and twenty miles from the Elan Valley, a magnificent series of reservoirs and Victorian dams, a real piece of industrial of heritage. Slightly further afield, you are twenty miles from Builth Wells, home of the Royal Welsh Showground with its timetable of annual events. Alternatively a 25 mile drive will take you to the pretty town of Hay-on-Wye, famous for its bookshops, with nearby canoeing, kayaking and horse-riding.

One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.

Amenities for Rental

Oil central heating Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, WiFi Fuel and power incl. in rent Bed linen and towels incl. in rent Off road parking for 1 car Front enclosed gravelled area, shared use of the enclosed lawned garden with the café at weekends and during exhibitions One well behaved pet welcome Sorry no smoking Nearest shop 7 miles Note: couples and singles only Note: sloping ceiling in bedroom and steep, narrow, uneven stairs, not suitable for those with limited mobility Note: the kitchen window is an interior window that looks into the café area of the gallery (there is a blind for privacy) When the café is open there will be some noise audible, The café is open at weekends and Bank Holidays and during exhibitions from 11am to 5pm Note: property is on the A488, some associated road noise will be heard

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Listing Updated: 21/03/2021

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In association with Passpawt

Listing Address

Old School House
Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay

Listing Details

Can Leave Dog Unattended


Exercise Area


Limit On Dog Size

No Limit

No. Of Dogs Allowed


Charge For Dogs








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