Bearwood House is a half-timbered property in an idyllic rural holiday setting. The house is adjacent to but entirely separate from Bearwood Cottage. If the house and cottage are booked together there is ample space in the dining room for 15 guests.
Endless entertainment is provided. The house is set in grounds of more than an acre with an arboretum, sunken garden and loggia and there is a luxury outdoor hot tub for six people. The games room contains a pool table, air hockey table, tennis table and darts board. Six bicycles plus a tandem, croquet, badminton, boules and many other garden games are provided. There is an Xbox, a wireless Bose sound dockland a good selection of board games. Tennis is available at the owner's house nearby.
This holiday cottage at a glance
Sleeps ten guests.
Five bedrooms (including one on the ground floor).
Three bathrooms (including one on the ground floor).
Luxury hot tub for six people.
Up to two well behaved dogs are welcome (small additional charge per dog).
A minimum of a three night stay.
A half-timbered property in an idyllic setting.
The house is adjacent to but entirely separate from Bearwood Cottage.
Use of the owner’s tennis court one mile away.
Use of 6 bicycles and a tandem (shared with Bearwood Cottage next door).
Garden furniture and barbecue are available.
Dinner delivery service and babysitting service are available if required.
Aga and electric double oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer.
TV, DVD, CD player and wireless Bose dock. Xbox.
Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request.
Garden furniture and barbecue.
Attractions and nearby amenities
The 15th century New Inn, village shop, delicatessen and farm shop are one mile away in the picturesque "black and white" village of Pembridge.
The Michelin-starred Stagg Inn is within 15 minutes drive and the market towns of Ludlow (with a further two Michelin-starred restaurants) and Hay-on-Wye are within 25 minutes drive.
Hay on Wye Festival offers a variety of festivals through the year and Ludlow Food Festival takes place at Ludlow Castle and around the town in September.
Wander around the beautiful Berrington Hall, a fine house created by Henry Holland.
Explore Croft Castle, home of the Croft family for nearly 1000 years with many stories to uncover or the stunning Hampton Court and Gardens which offers a variety of events throughout the year.
There are a host of other lovely homes and gardens to visit such as Hergest Gardens, Ludlow Castle and Hereford Cathedral.
To try something new why not visit Monkland Cheese Dairy, a working dairy farm where you can learn and discover the methods of cheese production with an experience day.
Dunkertons Cider Mill, makers of the traditional organic Cider and Perry with a shop and exceptional restaurant on site, or Leominster Antique Centre situated in the middle of the town with over 25 antique shops to visit.
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