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Valley View Cottage

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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Access to Valley View which has been granted 5Star quality grading by VisitEngland inspectors., The hardwood floors have underfloor heating, ensuring a comfortable stay. The cottage with its adjacent parking and two level patios are on the same level, all with spectacular views over unspoilt Herefordshire countryside. Arrive and park next to the cottages, on opening the front door, there will be a free welcome basket with home made bread, biscuits or cakes, along with a starter pack so you can enjoy the view from one of the patios with a glass of wine. So unwind after your journey and just watch the birds. Buzzards soar in the thermals, our 12 acres are enclosed with ancient hedges, with over 40 specimen trees for you to enjoy. The area abounds with wildlife, honey buzzards, spott...Access to Valley View which has been granted 5Star quality grading by VisitEngland inspectors., The hardwood floors have underfloor heating, ensuring a comfortable stay. The cottage with its adjacent parking and two level patios are on the same level, all with spectacular views over unspoilt Herefordshire countryside. Arrive and park next to the cottages, on opening the front door, there will be a free welcome basket with home made bread, biscuits or cakes, along with a starter pack so you can enjoy the view from one of the patios with a glass of wine. So unwind after your journey and just watch the birds. Buzzards soar in the thermals, our 12 acres are enclosed with ancient hedges, with over 40 specimen trees for you to enjoy. The area abounds with wildlife, honey buzzards, spotted flycatchers and peregrine falcons can be seen, whilst owls nest in our Old Sheep Barn. Your dog will enjoy chasing rabbits and squirrels, and will be welcomed at the Royal Arms [ 3/4 of a mile from the cottage] , our traditional local pub, tell them you are from Thatch Close and they will give a 10% discount on food. Venture into Whitchurch [less than 2 miles distant] and Woods will offer 15% off take away food, along with a range of choice quality goods. Woods will prepare Fresh Fish and Chips on Fridays, in addition a range of excellent pizzas home made and local produce is readily available. If you prefer to cook at home, the quality kitchen is fitted with NEFF and Miele equipment, a dishwasher along with very adequate work surface. A range of utensils and cooking equipment is also supplied. The whole of Valley View has an air recovery system, ensuring there is a constant supply of warmed fresh air, in addition there is s a central vacuum system. There is under-floor heating with hardwood floors, ‘Alto’ non-slip flooring is used in kitchens and wet-rooms. Taps are lever action and temperature set at 41C We have a laundry, which guests are welcome to use at no cost. So if you take a spill in the river your clothes can be washed and dried within a few hours. One of our fields, which is in the ANOB [Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Beauty] has a pond and has had no artificial fertilizers for over25 years. We just cut the grass and encourage nature to take its course. Ross on Wye and Monmouth are 7 and 4 miles distant. Hereford with its ancient cathedral and world famous Mappa Mundi is 15 miles distant, whilst Symond's Yat, a renowned beauty spot is less than3 miles away. The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley are on our doorstep, the area has a range of outdoor activities including forest cycling, canoeing, climbing, fishing and the exciting Go Ape offering fabulous fun for children [and adults]. The Jubilee Maze and Butterfly Centre are less that 2 miles distant Accessibility: We have an accessibility rating of M3 [M3i and M3a] a along with V1 and H2, if you are fully able, wheelchair bound or partially sighted, you should have no problem staying here. The entire cottage, parking area and patios are accessible, recently a para-olympic gold medalist and a number of guests nominated by Help the Hero’s and Handiscover, have enjoyed their stay at the cottage. Cars can be parked next to the Cottage. Wheelchair users – and others – can access Bramble’s Barn ground floor. So parties of 6 can be accommodated The two cottages can be accessed via two internal doors. The sitting room has easy chairs and leads into the specially designed kitchen, with dining area. Completed in 2015,with wheelchair accessible electric rise and fall worktop and a host of modern fittings. The bedroom has an electric rise and fall dressing table, two large single beds, which can be joined. [Zip-Linked] There is a wheelchair accessible wardrobe, bedside lights are touch controlled, and the skylight has electrically a controlled blind. There is a large en-suite wet-room, right and left entry shower toilet, a wheel in shower with electrically adjustable sink and mirror. The wheelchair accessible patios with tables and chairs, Enjoy the afternoons and setting sun with a quiet drink. Valley View overlooks the beautiful Garron Valley and has been beautifully restored to allow full wheelchair accessibility. The fully equipped kitchen has been skilfully designed to incorporate rise and fall work surfaces with a fully accessible sink and hob. More
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2015
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

I'm (Leo) disabled and in a wheelchair/power chair. I have 2 dogs 1 is a sort of medical dog the other is his companion. To go away on hol's is costly if you can't take your best friends with you and, couple to the fact...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank LeoS1676
MarianThatchClose, VR Owner at Valley View Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Hello Leo, Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay here. We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again later this year.. the two dogs were delightful and biscuits await. Regards from Edward & Marian

Reviewed 24 August 2017

Valley view is the perfect setting for a peaceful getaway with dogs. The amenities for the disabled are second to none and the owners are willing to put themselves out in order to provide anything that is requested. The cottage is clean and very well...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank maggiegalewicz
MarianThatchClose, VR Owner at Valley View Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Dear Maggie, Yes, a dog's paridise, over 12 acres of organic grassland, rabbits to chase and have a great time. The owners seem to like the place as well. Thanks for your review. Edward and Marian

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Terrace
Toaster
Patio
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