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Steel Works Farm

Gorsley, Herefordshire (Ref. 1111612)

4.8

Manor Cottages rating

  • 5 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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16 Customer Review(s)

  • Osnat

    “We had a lovely stay at your cottage that helped us create beautiful memories, definitely going to come back , hopefully as soon as possible.”

    Thank you for your kindness and for the generous welcome basket x Ossie

    Thank you for your kindness and for the generous welcome basket x Ossie

    - Osnat, April 2024

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x ground-floor family room (double and single bed)
  • Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin, and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Living/dining room with electric woodburning stove
  • Oil central heating with electric woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher
  • TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking
  • Rear garden with decking and furniture
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.8 miles, pub 0.7 miles
  • Note: The spiral staircase is steep
  • Note: One well behaved dog welcome

The property

Enveloped by far-reaching views across the Herefordshire countryside, situated in the quaint village of Gorsley, is this charming two-bedroom cottage, Steel Works Farm.

Completed with original features, including exposed stone walls and lofty ceilings, whilst well-positioned near local amenities and popular walking trails, the cottage accommodates five guests, especially recommended for those who love the outdoors.

Benefit from a well-stocked galley kitchen, with all expected appliances, along with a convenient breakfast bar to enjoy your meals, or perhaps head next door for formal dining around the inviting dining table; you'll also find a plush sofa, electric woodburning stove and TV to help you feel right at home.

Heading outside, be delighted by the tranquil backdrop of your abode, with views out to the nearby farmland and Herefordshire hills, perfect for a relaxing alfresco arrangement, or a night out under the stars.

At dusk, retire up the spiral staircase to the master bedroom, home to a king-size bed, whilst the family room and shower room are positioned on the ground-floor.

If you can tear yourself away from Steel Works Farm, the centre of Gorsley is a short walk away, home to a pub called The Roadmaker, the ideal dine-out option especially for a sunday roast, a childrens play area, a coffee shop, a village shop and convenience shop, to stock up on the essentials․ Also, electric vehicle charging points are close by.

By car, you'll reach Ross-on-Wye Golf Club, ideal for a competitive afternoon on the course, Goodrich Castle and its medieval ruins, and Newent Arboretum, where you can enjoy a family picnic or opt for a walk or cycle.

Towards the town you'll find River Wye, a peaceful setting, fitting for a quiet stroll, Coppett Hill, for those feeling energetic, and Symonds Yat Rock, a woodland track, perfect for hikers.

Gloucester is also a short journey away, home to Museum of Gloucester, showcasing roman ruins, running from the dinosaur age to present time, the National Waterways Museum, set upon the docks, and Alney Island Nature Reserve, 80 hectares of wetland, with picturesque scenery across the River Severn.

Gather your loved ones in Herefordshire, by choosing the charming Steel Works Farm as your home-from-home.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £300.

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About the location

GORSLEY

Newent 2.8 miles; Ross-on-Wye 6.4 miles; Gloucester 12.4 miles; Hereford 16.5 miles.

The village of Gorsley lies on the northern edge of the Royal Forest of Dean, on the Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire borders and is overlooked by May Hill and Malvern Hills with a good landscape view of the Brecon Beacons mountains. Gorsley offers a well-stocked village shop with Post Office and off licence, along with a popular free house pub with restaurant that's renowned for its Nepalese cuisine both in the county and beyond. The Three Choirs Way and Herefordshire Trail pass close to the village, whilst the village itself is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is surrounded by established woodlands which boast many popular walks. This stunning part of the country offers many activities and attractions, including numerous trails that can be enjoyed on foot, horseback or bicycle, as well as a high wire rope course, abseiling, caving and kayaking. Those looking for more relaxing activities can enjoy a day’s fishing on the River Wye or golf at one of the nearby courses. The historic market towns of Ross-on-Wye and Newent offer many amenities, whilst the city of Gloucester built on Roman foundations boasts renovated Victorian docklands and a stunning Norman cathedral whose cloisters were used in the Harry Potter films. The city of Hereford with its ancient and traditional buildings is only 16 miles away, and Goodrich is within driving distance where you will find a perfect example of a 12th century Marcher castle. Guests can enjoy a day trips to the Black Mountains, Hay-on-Wye, the magnificent Brecon Beacons National Park and the Malvern Hills, plus regency Cheltenham is just beyond Gloucester and is known as the 'Western Gateway to the Cotswolds'.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas