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- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Here at Brinsop we provide both guests and staff with disposible gloves and masks should it make them feel more comfortable during their visit. A one plus metre distance rule is enforced at all times. We are also discouraging any large gathering indoors where possible, and where not possible we ensure that the property is as well ventilated.
Our Inspector's view
Ivy and Wood are two luxury cottages on the Brinsop Court Estate. Eighteenth-century, half-timbered Ivy, once the gamekeeper’s, stands on a hill looking towards the Black Mountains one way, The Skirrid mountain the other. From Wood Cottage, blending rustic and contemporary features, the views take in huge swathes of Herefordshire.
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About the area
Herefordshire is split in two by the River Wye which meanders through the county on its way to the Severn and the sea. Largely rural, with Hereford, Leominster, and Ross-on-Wye the major towns and cities, its countryside and ancient villages are the county’s major asset.
Visitors can take advantage of a number of the trails which will guide them through areas of interest. Those especially interested in historic village life should try the Black and White Village Trail, which takes motorists on a 40-mile drive around timber-framed villages from Leominster to Weobley (established in the 17th century and known as a centre of witchcraft in the 18th), Eardisley (where the church boasts a 12th-century carved font), Kington, Pembridge and others. Other trails include the Mortimer Trail, the Hop Trail and the Hidden Highway, which goes from Ross-on-Wye to Chester. Hereford has a small Norman cathedral, which has a great forest of pink sandstone columns lining the nave. Inside is a chained library, a 13th-century Mappa Mundi (map of the world) and one of only four copies of the 1217 version of the Magna Carta.
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