Self Catering in Gwent - Usk
Areas: Monmouthshire, Gwent
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £500.00 - 600.00
Hawthorn Lodge is situated in the rural village of Coed y Paen and is only 2-3 minutes drive or 10 minutes walk to the Carpenters' Arms Public House & Restaurant and Llandegfedd Reservoir Visitor and Watersports Centre. Set in just under 2 acres of grounds - which it shares with Blackthorn Lodge - this two bedroomed 4 Star detached rural country bungalow offers a spacious lounge with comfortable 2 and 3 seater sofas, a 32' flat screen tv with freeview and a blu-ray dvd player. It has a beautiful log burning multi-fuel stove so as you snuggle up in front of a real fire it heats the radiators in the bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom and hallway.
The bungalow offers one double and one twin bedrooms - one has a double bed, mirror wardrobes and a 32' freeview tv and the other has two full-sized single divan beds and mirror wardrobes. The lodge can comfortably sleep up to 4 people and there is a large double sofa bed in the lounge that can be used should 2 guests choose not to share the double bed. The modern fitted kitchen has a dishwasher, fridge freezer, washing machine, electric hob, oven, toaster, kettle and a microwave oven.
The bathroom is a fully tiled wet room with shower, toilet and sink. The exterior consists of a patio area with garden furniture, flowers and a large grassed area for recreational purposes..
There is also a small fruit orchard which is home to a small flock of free-range chicken. A range of children's play equipment including a double swing set and a brick built BBQ are available for guests' use - subject to conditions. The accommodation is suitable for couples, friends and families and is disability friendly.
It has wheelchair accessible doors, electric sockets and light switches. Electricity, wood for the multi-fuel wood / anthracite burner, towels and bed linen are all included in the price.Sorry but no pets are allowed inside the bungalow or in the grounds.
Hawthorn Lodge is a 2-3 minute drive - less than 10 minute walk - to Llandegfedd Reservoir with its recently opened Visitor and Water Sports Centre. The reservoir forms a 434 acre lake which has been designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest due to its wildlife. It offers something for all ages including a range of water sports, bird watching, fishing, walks and a caf? where you can look out over the reservoir while enjoying a range of refreshments.
Hawthorn Lodge is also close to three local golf courses. Usk town offers a range of small traditional rural tea shops and restaurants while Cwmbran - less than 4 miles away - offers a Bowl Plex, Vue Cinema, Community Farm, Boating Lake and a host of cafes, restaurants and large retailers..
Local attractions include Blaenavon World Heritage Site, Big Pit, Caerleon Roman Amphitheatre, Llandegedd Reservoir, Usk Picnic Area etc. The property is less than 6 miles from the M4 motorway which provides easy access to local castles and numerous other attractions including St Fagans and Cwmcarn Scenic Drive
Open Fire/Wood Burner
Multi fuel stove
1 Double Bedroom
1 Twin Bedroom
Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Bedroom
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Shower
Terrace / patio
Enclosed garden / play area
Childrens play area
Outdoor games area
Off road parking
Activities within 20min drive of the property
Pub/Bar within 1 mile
Local Water Sports
Swimming (indoor pool)
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Usk area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Llantarnam Abbey - 3.3 miles (Abbey)
Usk Castle - 3.4 miles (Castle)
Usk Roman Fortress - 3.5 miles (Roman Site)
Usk, St Mary's Priory Church - 3.5 miles (Historic Church)
Torfaen Museum - 3.5 miles (Museum)
Usk Priory - 3.5 miles (Abbey)
Goetre, St Peter's Church - 4.5 miles (Historic Church)
National Roman Legion Museum, Caerleon - 4.6 miles (Museum)
Caerleon Castle - 4.7 miles (Castle)
Caerleon Roman Fortress, Baths, and Amphitheatre - 4.7 miles (Roman Site)
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