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Dees Cottage at Brinsop

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Eric Dee;s cottage
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Hereford, Herefordshire, England
The White House at Brinsop is a grade II listed farmhouse dating from 15th century that retains many of its original features. The attached stone and timber framed former cider house has been sensitively converted into two charming self catering holiday cottages that combine traditional architecture with modern, comfortable accommodation. The properties are available individually or can be let together (see separate listing for The Cider Press no 311452).

This cottage is named after Eric Dee, who was born at the White House in 1923. He has numerous tales of life here from the early part of the twentieth century right up until the mid 1960s including detail about the horse driven apple crusher that was located in the main living area of the cottage and the shire horse that powered it.

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About the Owner, timothy s
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 27 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL453406
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kay b
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We stayed at dees cottage for 3 nights and we're absolutely delighted with it, the location is a great place for exploring Herefordshire. we wouldn't hesitate to go back and stay again.

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Management response:

Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We are pleased that you liked the cottage and found so much to see and do during your time here including Hereford's amazing skatepark! Hope to see you again.

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Carolyn16...
Dawlish, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Dees Cottage is well equipped, comfy, quiet and peaceful. We really enjoyed our stay and loved the home made lemon drizzle cake and the provisions that had been provided for us on arrival- enough to make a meal and a drink. As we arrived late, due to roadwork holdups, this was especially appreciated. The owners, Abi and Tim, could not...

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Management response:

Dear Carolyn thank you for your kind words and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us at the White House Brinsop. We look forward to your next visit! Best wishes. Tim

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

We arrived and we greeted first by Tim then by Abby. We were given a lovely welcome pack of scrumptious lemon drizzle cake, home made bread, eggs, butter and Muesli. The cottage is well presented and very modern inside despite being a listed building. We found it very snug, warm and comfortable and an excellent base for walks in the...

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Management response:

Thank you for the great review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We have tried to make the cottage as comfortable as possible for our guests and always hope that our idyllic location can be enjoyed to the full. Thanks once again and we hope to see you again in the future.

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
£85
£95
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25 May 2017 -
4 Jun 2017
Spring Bank Holiday
2 nights
£90
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£410
5 Jun 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
Spring
2 nights
£85
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£387
1 Jul 2017 -
14 Jul 2017
Summer
2 nights
£90
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£410
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About the neighbourhood
Hereford 6.5 miles; Leominster 14 miles; Hay on Wye 18 miles<BR><BR>The hamlet of Brinsop is situated amidst beautiful countryside between the towns of Hereford, Leominster and Hay-on-Wye. The cathedral town of Hereford dates back to Saxon times and boasts an eclectic mix of architecture and a medieval bridge spanning the winding River Wye, perfectly placed for enjoying the delightful Black & White Villages trail. Sample Hereford's famous cider or discover the fascinating Mappa Mundi world map and the captivating chained library, home to a collection of rare and ancient books. Leominster features a majestic church and a variety of shops, pubs and cafés, while nearby Offa's Dyke offers excellent walking and cycling. The wonderful market town of Hay-on-Wye, famous for... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Birmingham or Bristol: 100.0 km
Railway: Hereford: 10.0 km
Directions from Hereford centre:-<BR><BR>Follow signs towards Brecon (A438)<BR><BR>In 2.5 miles turn right by Wyevale Garden Centre onto A480 towards Kington<BR>and Weobley.<BR><BR>Continue for 2 miles over 1 roundabout and past the turning for Credenhill<BR>and in a further mile take the right hand turn signposted Brinsop and<BR>Wormsley Golf club.<BR><BR>We are the first property on the right hand side 250 yards along the<BR>lane. The entrance is past the long barn on the roadside. Look out for the<BR>hanging sign “White House Accommodation”.<BR>
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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