MY FAVOURITE VIEW... Hay Bluff, the Black Mountains, Hay-on-Wye
Country Homes & Interiors|December 2020
The staggering views to and from Hay Bluff straddling England and Wales are something that Monty Don simply couldn’t live without.
THEA BABINGTON-STITT

I love mountains of any kind, but the stark, linear image of the hills of the Black Mountains in winter is especially beautiful to me.

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