House and terrace
Front of house
Ffrydd House in Knighton, Powys - Sleeps 7/8
Self-Catering in the Welsh Borders
Step back in time to enjoy Knighton, nestling in the hills of the English-Welsh borders. Enjoy the independent local shops (hardly a High Street name in sight!); take a walk along one of Britain's oldest trails, Offa's Dyke; visit castles and sleepy country towns, Ludlow, Hereford or Shrewsbury. Explore modern technology at the Spaceguard Centre. Or just curl up with a good book from our extensive library or a CD on our hifi or chat with friends or family in the spacious elegance of our country 'cottage', Ffrydd House.
Ffrydd House offers spacious, elegant eco-friendly accommodation on the edge of the town centre, with two 25’(7.5m) reception rooms, farmhouse kitchen, 3 double bedrooms and 1 small single/double bedroom, 2 bathrooms, 1 cloakroom. Garden and large terrace for al fresco meals. Private off street parking.
Ffrydd House is within walking distance of 25 fascinating independent shops, ancient lanes and alleys, Offa’s Dyke Centre and the railway station, all in Knighton. The Spaceguard Centre is close to Knighton.
Excellent Centre for Touring, Walking, Cycling
Knighton is surrounded by the fabulous scenery of the English/Welsh borders, lovely old towns and villages, walks and cycle tours, train and bus rides.
Visit the border towns of Hereford and Shrewsbury, the black and white villages of Herefordshire, local cider, ‘foodie’s delight’ in Ludlow, lots of local houses, gardens, markets and other attractions, the beaches on the Welsh coast.
Ffrydd House TVs in 3 rooms, DVD player and excellent audio system with CDs, extensive library with separate area for reading and enjoying views, boxed games.
Local Sports and Activities
Swimming and golf in Knighton. Walking on Offa’s Dyke, Glyndwr’s Way and around the local border hills. Cycling through the borders. Canoeing, ten pin bowling, rally driving etc.
Arrive and depart on any day of the week.
Ffrydd House has green gas and electricity from Ovo, Ecover cleaning products and recycled paper products, advice on minimising use of energy, recycling encouraged. Come by train from anywhere in the country - we highlight places that can be visited by public transport.
No smoking is allowed in the house or garden. No animals may be brought to the property. The house is not really suitable for young children.
To see our self catering holiday apartments next to the Bavarian Forest National Park, on the border with Czech Republic, please visit Bavarian Forest Holidays
Martin Holborow and Margaret Leach
13 Bridge St,
Powys, LD7 1BT
Tel. (UK) 07976 403434
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