The School Room

Kington near Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire (Ref. 4338)

Features

  • Smoke-free
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

Kington Apartments

Resting in the charming Herefordshire village of Kington are these delightful apartments, The School Room and Garden View, set within a wonderful and historic Victorian School House, built all the way back in the 1830s. Both apartments offer a simple, charming base for couples or small groups of friends, with a preference for exploring pretty villages and towns, and meandering over the countryside. Within Garden View you discover a kitchen/diner, with an open-plan bedroom-cum-sitting room next door, completed by a smart shower room. Expect to find a lofty and bright space within The School Room, where a studio-layout has been created to make the most of the space, with picture windows providing views of Bradnor Hill beyond. Make use of the kitchen space, dining area and the lovely sitting area where two single sofa beds offer extra room. Kington lies on the English side of the England/Wales border, and is well-positioned mid-way between the Shropshire Hills AONB and the Brecon Beacons National Park, so you have plenty of choice of walking terrain for those who enjoy being active in the outdoors. Walk along the border following the Mortimer Trail or famous Offa's Dyke Path, and be blown away by the unrivalled views and landscapes along the way. Wander into the centre of Kington and relax in one of the traditional local pubs for a well-earned pint and hearty pub lunch, or sample some delicious food in one of the restaurants. Enjoy a wonderful break in Herefordshire in one of these lovely apartments.

The property

The School Room is a studio cottage, dating back to the 1830's and is located near the Welsh borders in the town of Kington.

This upper ground floor cottage comprises of an open plan studio living area with a double bed, fitted kitchen, dining area and a sitting area which contains two single sofa beds, along with a separate shower room.

There is also storage area for two bicycles and free parking in the town square 100 metres from the cottage.

With many walks, cycle routes and attractions nearby, The School Room is a lovely cottage for a break in the Herefordshire countryside.

Accommodation

All upper-ground-floor.
Spacious open plan studio living area with king-size double bed, fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with two single sofa beds. Shower room with shower, basin and WC.

Amenities

  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV, DVD, WiFi, books, games and DVDs
  • All fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Storage area for two bicycles
  • Free parking in town square 50 metres from property (guests can pull up outside property to load/unload)
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops and pubs 2 mins walk
  • Note: Five stone steps up to front door, further four steps inside property.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

KINGTON

Presteigne 6 miles; Hay-on-Wye 12 miles.

Herefordshire offers visitors the chance to journey through lush green countryside, enjoying splendid black-and-white timbered villages, a magnificent cathedral city, a fairytale Georgian castle at Eastnor or books galore in famous Hay-on-Wye.

Known as the 'centre of walking', the town of Kington, near the Welsh borders has many shops, pubs and restaurants. The area has many walking routes, plus the attractions nearby include Eastnor Castle, Hergest Croft Gardens, the Offa's Dyke Path and the Mortimer Trail. Further afield with its many books and antique shops is Hay-on-Wye and the cathedral city of Hereford is also worth visiting.