Woodbank is a stunning detached country house in a panoramic location, ideal for your holiday or group get together. Two miles from the village of Llanhennock, South Wales, set within 20 acres, overlooking the River Usk and Celtic Manor Resort (opposite the 2010 Ryder Cup course) and surrounded by beautiful countryside.
M4/A449 J24 is ten minutes; Newport 15 minutes; Cardiff 30 minutes; Bristol 40 minutes
Places to visit and things to do:
Llanhennockvillage with a thriving local pub serving real ales
Usk Valley walk OS explorer 152
Caerleon 3 miles - Roman Fortress of Isca, National Roman Legion Museum, Roman Baths, amphitheatre and barracks, restaurants, shops, numerous pubs, and parkland
Celtic Manor Resort 4 miles (12 minutes) - Ryder Cup host, three championship golf courses, luxury spa and fitness facilities, excellent restaurants as well as lots of activities for all the family
Newport 5/6 miles - shopping centres, restaurants, pubs Velodrome, Newport Dragons rugby and Newport Town football, transporter bridge and nearest railway station
Tredegar House 9 miles - historic country home of Lord Tredegar, 90 acres of parkland
Raglan Castle 14 miles - home of the Somerset family, Earls of Worcester
Cwmcarn Forest Drive 15 miles - a mountain biker's dream
Blaenavon Iron Works. Iron Age Hillforts, castles, prehistoric caves within a 15-20 mile radius
Chepstow 18 miles - racecourse and castle
Abergavenny 19 miles - market town, annual food festival
Cardiff 19 miles - the National Museum of Wales, Millennium Stadium, Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Bay leisure facilities, BBC Studios, Cardiff Castle, Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff Blues Arms Park, Glamorgan C.C.C, Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff Devils, Ice Rink, Cardiff International White Water rafting, major shopping centres
Monmouth 19 miles - located where the River Wye and River Monnow meet: Canoeing and Kayaking on the River Wye, the birthplace of King Henry V at Monmouth Castle, Lord Nelson Museum and Garden. The world’s first Wikipedia town. (Visitors can scan QR codes around the town with their smart phone to view Wikipedia articles relating to the area). The Rolls of Monmouth Golf Course, (the family home of Charles Rolls), Monmouth Golf Club
Sugar Loaf Mountain 21 miles - near Abergavenny
Tintern 23 miles - magnificent 12th century Abbey regarded as one of Britain's finest relics of the Monastic age
St Fagans Natural Museum of history 23 miles - historic buildings, old crafts, visitor centre
Clearwell Caves 24 miles - caves and ancient iron mines near Monmouth
Clifton Observatory 24 miles
Symonds Yat 24 miles - walking, cycling, river cruises, canoeing and kayaking
Forest of Dean 29 miles - walks, cycling, walking, zip wire trekking
Cheddar Caves and gorge 26 miles
Black Mountains 30 miles - near Abergavenny
Rhondda Heritage Park 31 miles - old colliery and visitor centre, art gallery for all the family
Bristol 31 miles - theatre, shopping centres, docks, SS Great Britain, Bristol City F.C., Bristol Rugby
Wookey Hole caves 33 miles
Weston-super-Mare 40 miles
Brecon Beacons National Park 45 miles.
Or just relax on the terrace!!
Please note: All distances quoted from Woodbank are approximate.