Owl Barn Retreat Llanrhaeadr Oswestry
Owl Barn Retreat Self Catering Holiday accommodation is a converted barn in the heart of the Tanat Valley. The Green Tourism Business Scheme have awarded us the Gold rating for our Green environmental policy. This stunning property is adjacent to our stone cottage, surrounded by rolling hills and nature at it's very best.
Owl Barn Retreat at Llanrhaeadr near the mid Wales market town of Oswestry our Welsh rural holiday cottage has been renovated to a very high sustainable specification and using many innovative eco materials, the accommodation comprises of Porch, Kitchen, Lounge, Wet Room, 2 Bedrooms.
We enjoy a stunning rural location, being totally surrounded by fields and wildlife. In order to maximise this we have 2 rooms with large sliding glass patio doors, which open onto large balconies that allow you to enjoy the panorama from both outside and inside, no matter what the weather!
Many varieties of birds can be found in rural Wales from garden birds to birds of prey hovering above. There are lambs in spring time in local fields and local farmers livestock. The property is peaceful and based in a tranquil setting. Perfect for mini breaks, hiking holidays, activity weekends and Welsh holiday breaks.
The sunsets and sunrises are quite spectacular and from the photos it is easy to see how magnificent they are. The converted barn is based in the rural countryside of Tanat Valley. A short drive from the village of Llanrhaeadr Ym Mochnant, famous for it's waterfall.
Within a 20 minute drive of Owl Barn Retreat is Lake Vyrnwy which is a beautiful area to walk around, cycle, or hike in the surrounding hills. 30 minutes from our rural Welsh holiday cottage is Bala Lake which is a prime spot for Watersports including Sailing and Kayaking.
There are numerous walking routes over the Berwyns and Llanrhaeadr Waterfall is a short drive away from the property.
Owl Barn Retreat Access Statement
The barn conversion is approached down a single track driveway. When livestock are in the adjoining fields there will be 2 field gates to open.
Luggage can be unloaded directly outside, from a flat concrete drive. Parking is 10 metres away on a stoned parking and turning area. Access to the paddocks, dog run is via slightly sloping grassed paths. The village is a 2min drive away with an excellent butcher, post office, Spar, HSBC bank (Fridays only) cash point and local corner shop. Most of these have small steps to negotiate. There is also a cafe offering takeaway and thriving local pubs. Parking is directly outside these facilities.
There is cycle hire and maintenance offered with local bike ride maps.
Access to the barn porch is via a step (175mm) but with a ramp available (1120mm wide)
All door widths are (765-785mm)
Access from the porch is via a permanent sloped threshold.
The kitchen/diner has a dark oak boarded floor which contrasts with the white walls.
We recommend that you bring rubber soled slippers for use within the barn.
Seating for 4 people.
Worktop height ( 910 mm). Drop down oven door.
No wall units. Fridge, with ice box.
Large sliding patio doors, with raised threshold (220mm) onto balcony. (960mm x 3300)
The open aspect of the balconies could be unsuitable for people with behavioural problems.
Easy access to living room, with oak boarded floor.
3 seater sofa bed, 1 lounge chair.
Large sliding patio doors. Balcony access is the same as Kitchen. Balcony (960 x 3600)
All light switches at sensible height.
On the same level is the Wet Room with toilet (420mm high) and grab rails and wash basin. Walk in shower (790mm access) with grab rails.
Double bedroom. Bed can be moved to make access into bed from either side. Oak boarded floor. Choice of Bamboo or cotton sheeting. (Bamboo excellent for people with allergies/skin problems)
Hallway leading to 4 stairs and landing another 4 stairs into low ceiling grog loft with 2 single beds. Cork flooring. Bamboo/cotton sheeting. Ideal if a carer required.
Outside use of cottage garden. Entrance gate (930mm) onto bark paths, which at present become too narrow for wheelchair access all around the garden.
Bridge over pond
Mobile phone coverage is poor within the barn, but Orange can be received once outside.
Although we have tried to give as much useful information as possible within this statement, we are always willing to discuss any special requirements that you may have about our rural Welsh holiday cottage, Owl Barn Retreat Llanrhaeadr