Cob Cottage ref: CC621037

Llanddewi Brefi, Mid Wales and Borders



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Pets allowed
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  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Decorated at Christmas 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • All En-suite 
  • Parking - On Site 


Situated on a working sheep farm with glorious open countryside, along with being set in the heart of the Welsh Cob Country, Cob Cottage is the perfect setting for a totally relaxing ‘escape from it all’ holiday. The cottage itself, which is attached to the owner’s farmhouse, has been totally refurbished to a very high standard with every modern convenience at hand. All this overlooks the fabulous countryside and River Teify and Buzzards and Red Kites are often seen soaring high above the valley or resting in trees and on other vantage points around the cottage. The owners of Godre Garth farm breed and show prize winning flocks such as Suffolks, North Country Cheviots and Beltex sheep.
The comfortable accommodation offers a good-sized porch for coats, shoes and boots and a large fully-equipped kitchen with cooker, fridge, dishwasher, microwave/grill and washing machine. The dining area has a table and chairs for 6/7 and opens out through French doors to a good sized conservatory with seating and coffee table, and has the added benefit of fantastic open views to the rolling countryside overlooking the River Teify. The cosy living room with electric wood-burner offers large sofas, one being a sofa bed giving the flexibility for additional sleeping. On the first floor there are two bedrooms, one with a kingsize bed and en-suite facilities of a p-shaped bath with a large circular static shower head over and an additional hand held shower, toilet, wash basin, heated towel rails and a shaver point. Bedroom 2 offers zip and link twin beds which are made up to super kingsize, along with an additional single bed, again with the added benefit of en-suite facilities of a corner shower with a large circular static shower head over and an additional hand held shower, toilet, wash basin, heated towel rails and a shaver point. Externally the cottage has a decked area which leads to a patio with a garden table and chairs, potted plants in troughs, a BBQ and a washing line. There is off-road parking for up to three cars and there is secure storage for bicycles in the owners’ barn. The owners are flexible on the changeover days and also kindly offer the facility of evening meals and full breakfasts by arrangement. Please book this directly with the owner. If you are travelling by train the owners offer a collection service.
Llanddewi Brefi is just 1½ miles from the cottage; a village on the banks of the River Brefi in Ceredigion, West Wales, it derives the second part of its name from a local legend involving two oxen. The oxen were hauling stone up a steep hill when one of them collapsed and died. The other bellowed nine times, and because its bellow was so loud, the place became known as Llanddewi Brefi (brefi meaning below). Llanddewi Brefi might ring a bell with some people, as it appeared as the hometown of Little Britain character Daffyd Thomas, better known as “the only gay in the village”. The village offers a shop and two pubs and the village parish church. There is so much for everyone to see; Lake Llynbrianne, Aberystwyth Castle, The Tregaron Red Kite Centre is just 3 miles away, along with The Welsh Gold Centre again in Tregaron and Llanerchaeron. Other local activities include fishing, mountain biking, walking, golf, horse riding, bird watching, stick making and The Dolaucothi Gold Mines. Or if you prefer something a little more sedate, there is a footpath right on the door step of Cob Cottage with take you on a trail around Llandewi Brefi centre. Also the University town of Lampeter is just 8 miles from the cottage. A holiday or short break at Cob Cottage is a must! Beach 16 miles. Shop and pub 1½ miles, restaurant 3 miles.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living/dining room: With electric wood burner, Sky TV (basis package), DVD player, iPod dock, single sofa bed and French doors leading to...
Conservatory: With French doors leading to garden.
Kitchen: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed, Sky TV (basic package), DVD player and en-suite with shower over P-shaped bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: With zip and link twin beds (can be made to super kingsize bed on request), single bed, Sky TV (basic package), DVD player and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor


Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Welcome pack.


Enclosed garden with decked area, patio, garden furniture and BBQ. Art sessions available at £45. Indian Head Massage at £15. Bike store. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
  • Distance
    8 miles
  • Restaurant
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
  • Railway station distance
    21.0 miles
  • Lake

About the local area

For those who really want to escape it all then mid Wales is the place to go. Because of the vast mountain ranges in this area much of it is uninhabitable. However this does not stop it from being a beautiful place to visit.

The Cambrian Mountain range dominates and because it is often over looked due to the Snowdonian and Brecon Beacon ranges it is a secret just waiting to be discovered. Fish in one of the many reservoirs and rivers or bike up some of the challenging trails across the range.

Further to the east the towns of Builth Wells and Llandrindod Wells both provide amenities for your day in the mountains. From here you can also travel to the Black Mountains in the South East or visit the neighbouring English border

Things to do nearby

Snowdonia National Park

Situated on the west coast of Britain covering 823 square miles of diverse landscapes, Snowdonia National Park is the largest National Park in Wales.

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