Sleeps: 4

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 1

Grade: 0

Ref: 5011


STS Grade 3
New Listing January 2022

This end of terrace cottage is in the heart of the Unesco World Heritage site and surrounded by the Snowdonia National Park. It is within walking distance of a local community inn and shops. The cottage has been carefully prepared with comfort in mind. To the rear there is a small rock garden and at the front, the cottage style garden has a fair-sized lawn and seating area from which one can enjoy views of the Moelwyn mountains. The cottage is in the shadow of Pant yr Ynn mill and its large waterfall. Blaenau Ffestiniog town is at the head of the valley about one mile away with shops, including an artisan baker, other independent shops and two small supermarkets, cafes and restaurants. Visitors can enjoy the mountain biking centre, caving, Zip World’s Bounce Below and Titan zip line. The Ffestiniog steam train regularly travels from Porthmadog to Blaenau Ffestiniog, there is also a British Rail beautiful train-ride from Blaenau Ffestiniog to Conwy, with its castle, and to Llandudno. Porthmadog, about 12 miles drive, is a harbour town with shops and restaurants. The cottage is an excellent base from which to explore the area either on foot or by car. Cynfal Waterfalls are only about a two mile walk and roughly one further mile away are the remains of the Tomen-y-Mur Roman fort and an amphitheatre. About half an hour from Blaenau Ffestiniog is Bala Lake and the National Whitewater Centre. Betws y Coed and Surf Snowdonia are approximately twelve to fifteen miles from the cottage as are sandy beaches and, inland, Snowdon beckons walkers.

3 BEDROOMS: 1 double bedroom with a demi-suite (WC & hand-wash basin -1st Floor), 1 bedroom with small double bed pushed up against the wall, this bed is very low down (1st Floor), 1 bedroom downstairs with a single bed (Ground Floor).
Bed linen provided, please bring your own towels and tea towels.

BATHROOM/WC: with shower over bath (Ground Floor).

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: compact modern kitchen with gas hob and two gas ovens, fridge and separate freezer. There is a section next to the back door with a small table and 2 chairs (Ground Floor).

LIVING ROOM - LOUNGE AREA: Comfortable seating area with wood burner stove (Ground Floor).
LIVING ROOM - DINING AREA: Folding out table with 4 dining chairs (Ground Floor).

UTILITY AREA: washing and tumble drying machines, sink and cleaning and ironing facilities (Ground Floor).

GARDEN: Front lawn and Small patio area to rear.
PARKING: Allocated off road space for 1 car at rear, please look at the photos to see if this space is big enough for your car.


COT: No.

ELECTRICITY AND HEATING: Gas central heating and electricity included only for internal use. You can not charge electric cars from this house.

No WI-FI / Internet at this cottage. Please check post code area 'LL41 4DN' on your mobile service network coverage if it's a concern.

Price Group 2022 : 7

ACCESS STATEMENT: This cottage is on 3 different levels on the Ground Floor (Living Room, Kitchen & Bathroom, Laundry Room & Bedroom 3 with single bed) and 1 level on the 1st Floor (Bedroom 1 with double bed & Bedroom 2 with small double bed).

When first arriving it is best to park on the road near the street light outside the cottage. (If you arrive in good time you should find a space.). Access to the cottage is up a few steps (with a hand-rail), through an iron gate, up a sloping path (with hand-rail) and up one step to the front door. It might be advisable to bring a torch in order to see key safe which is under the window ledge on the left of the front door.

If you wish to use the off-road parking later, it is at the back of the cottage via a service road. The parking space is opposite the back gate which is bolted on the inside, top right. There is a steep step (handle on gate-post) to a slate path and a few slate steps. The slate can be slippery but there is a handrail and security light which will come on as one approaches the back door. The back garden is only considered suitable for very young children when supervised.

The lounge, kitchen, bathroom and single bedroom are on the ground floor. There are two steps from the lounge to the kitchen and one from the single bedroom to the bathroom and breakfast area. An outside door leads down one step from the single bedroom to the front garden. The stairs from the lounge to the upstairs bedrooms are fairly steep but there is a light and handrail.
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