Clawdd Offa ref: 30728

Penyffordd, near Chester, North Wales Borders

4 Star Self Catering

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Sleeps
9
Sleeps
Bedrooms
4
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2
Bathrooms
Pets
1
Pets allowed
Changover day
FRI
Changeover day
  • Barbecue 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Rural Location 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • Decorated at Christmas 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Hot Tubs - Private 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 
  • Celebration Houses 
  • Station within 1 mile 

Description

Set within 6 acres of natural countryside, Clawdd Offa offers spacious and comfortable family friendly accommodation in the heart of North Wales. This fantastic barn conversion successfully manages to combine all of its original rustic charm with its exposed brickwork, beams and cosy woodburner alongside all the comforts one requires from a holiday home, including a well equipped kitchen, contemporary bathrooms, fibre optic wi-fi, Smart TV and private outdoor hot tub. Located near to the Flintshire village of Penyfford, which is just 10 miles from the historic city of Chester, Clawdd Offa is the ideal base from which to explore all that Cheshire and North Wales has to offer. Situated on the Wats Dyke footpath, with walking directly from the doorstep, the barn is perfect for those who love the outdoors. Other activities available locally include cycling, fishing and golf. Ideal for families, there is so much to see and do in the area. Children will enjoy Chester Zoo, Blue Planet Aquarium and Go Ape at Delamere Forest, which are all within a 30-minute drive, and the popular beach resorts of Prestatyn, Rhyl and Talacre are within a 40 minute drive. The city of Liverpool with all its many sights and attractions is also only 40 minutes away. Snowdonia can be reached in an hour, and just over an hour’s drive will take you over to Anglesey. For those who prefer to leave the car behind, there is a railway station in Penyffordd with trains into Wrexham, Liverpool and Chester. Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living room/kitchen with breakfast area, French door, beams and wooden floors. 1 double (5ft) bedroom with en-suite shower room and toilet. Separate toilet.

First floor

3 bedrooms: 2 double, (one 5ft), one with single bunk over, 1 twin. Bathroom with claw foot bath, shower cubicle and toilet.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Woodburners in living room/kitchen (initial fuel included). Solar central heating (underfloor on ground floor), gas, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Highchair. Five Freeview TVs (two Smart TVs). DVD. Gas range included. Microwave. Washer/dryer. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi.

Miscellaneous

Enclosed, lawned garden with patio and sitting-out area. Barbecue. 6-acre natural ground. Ample parking. Hot tub. NB: Stream in garden, 15 yards. Lake in grounds, 200 yards.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
  • Distance
  • Restaurant
  • Nearest railway station
    Pen-y-ffordd
  • Pub
  • Railway station distance
    0.8 miles
  • Lake

About the local area

This being frontier country, there are plenty of historic sites, fortresses and castles which remind us of the area's turbulent past. Thankfully now all is peaceful, allowing the visitor to immerse themselves in centuries of history; from Wales's largest prehistoric monument, Gop Cairn, to the 700 year old intact magnificence of Chirk Castle

Wrexham to the north enjoys a very privileged location. Within twenty minutes travel you can lose yourself in the Welsh hills, be fascinated by the Roman remains in Chester or view the rich historical past within Wrexham. A short drive from Wrexham town centre you can find and enjoy a number of historical sites which remind us of the local way of life over hundreds of years. Add to this excellent road links to North Wales, the North West and beyond and you can understand why Wrexham is a very popular place to visit and stay.

Located between the River Dee and the Berwyn Mountains is Llangollen, a picturesque, bustling market town. Famous for the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod held in July each year, visitors come from world wide to spectate and compete in poetry, dance and music competitions.

Further south is the town of Welshpool. This area has an endless range of things to do and places to see. From walking trails, wildlife, fishing and golf to historic sites, beautiful villages and stunning scenery. Nearby is the town of Montgomery where you can visit the historic castle of the same name or enjoy the countryside along the Montgomery Canal

Things to do nearby

Rhyl Miniature Railway

At over 100 years old Rhyl Miniature Railway is the oldest of its kind in Britain. The line runs in a circle around the boating lake. There is also a museum, shop and coming soon a nature trail.

Greenacres Animal Park

Set in 80 acres at the gateway to North Wales, Greenacres Animal Park is the perfect venue for a fantastic day out for families and groups. Facilities include a petting area, wildlife animals and reptiles. Fantastic amusement and funfair rides, tractor tours, pony rides and magical children's shows!

Loggerheads Country Park

Loggerheads Country Park has some beautiful wooded river valleys, dramatic cliffs and outcrops all views via a short walk

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.

Moel Famau Country Park
Moel Famau Country Park

Moel Famau is an impressive park covered in heather moorland turning purple in the Autumn , contrasting beautifully with the green grassland pastures of the Vale of Clwyd. The Park covers an area over 2000 acres and has many access paths and facilities for visitors.

Jubilee Tower
Jubilee Tower

The Jubilee Tower is on the peak of Moel Famau within the country park. The tower was built to commemorate the golden jubilee of George III in 1810. The remains of the tower the highest point in the park, and offer spectacular views over the Clwydian Range.

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