, Franksbridge, Llandrindod Wells - £300,000

bedrooms 2 baths 1 receptions 2

A Grade II Listed Welsh longhouse sat in its own grounds of around two acres (TBV) enjoying peaceful countryside living, a wealth of original features and some absolutely outstanding views to the countryside! Call us now to book in your viewing!

Key Features

  • Historic Grade II Listed Welsh longhouse
  • Sitting in grounds of approximately two acres (TBV)
  • Oozing many original period features
  • Sympathetically and tastefully improved by current owners
  • Peaceful and secluded location around eight miles from Builth Wells
  • Striking views to the glorious Mid-Wales countryside
  • Positioned at the end of a private country track
  • Adjoining cowshed useful for storage/workshop

A traditional Welsh longhouse located in a peaceful location less than a mile from the centre of the sought after village of Franksbridge, enjoying around two acres (TBV) of gardens and grounds as well as some of the finest views that Mid-Wales has to offer!

Sympathetically restored during the current owner's tenure, the property is tucked away at the end of a private country track leading to only this property which runs parallel with a small brook. The track opens up into a parking area with space for a number of vehicles, and a walkway leads around the property to the front door which is protected from the elements via an enclosed porch. To the left of the porch is a useful utility room/garden stores measuring 5.98 x 2.24m and having light and power laid on and a door back to the gardens of the property. The porch also gives access into the wonderful 5.18 x 4.42m reception room, with woodburning stove inset into a large Inglenook fireplace and dual aspect windows. From here, there is access into the 5.08 x 3.83m bespoke kitchen/diner with further woodburning stove and views over the rolling countryside. 

A staircase rises to a first floor landing from the reception room and leads to the two double bedrooms and the family bathroom.

Externally, the property benefits from the aforementioned parking area to the rear of the property, and there is a large lawned area with fenced borders and mature shrubs and trees giving ample space for extending the property is the new owners require, subject to gaining the necessary planning permissions. A small pedestrian bridge leads over the brook into the gently sloping private woodland area with enough trees to keep the stoves alight for many years! There is a small treehouse which overlooks the property and grounds and gives some simply breath-taking views of the countryside beyond. The larger portion of the grounds of this property are positioned to the south west of the property, gently undulating and bordered by trees. There are also fantastic outbuildings adjoining the property that are current utilised as a workshop and storage, which again are ripe for conversion should the necessary planning permissions be gained.

This slice of paradise steeped in Welsh history must be viewed to be appreciated in full!

NB: We understand that the neighbouring farmer has two, rarely used outbuildings adjoining the boundaries of the property, which have their own separate access to.

Telephone & Broadband: Telephone- subject to BT transfer regulations. According to comparethemarket.com the property has a broadband speed of: 103.85 Mbps (average speed of Mbps).

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Situated in a peaceful, secluded location below the A481, the property is around a mile from the Village of Franksbridge, an extremely popular location nestled in the hillside offering community spirit and a well-thought of primary school. Builth itself has a range of amenities and facilities including Primary and Secondary Schools, a cinema, leisure centre, cricket, rugby, football and golf clubs. It is also home to the internationally famous Royal Welsh Show which is the largest agricultural show in Europe. The town has good transport links, is on a bus route between Cardiff and North Wales and is also served by Builth Road Railway Station on the Heart of Wales Line. Situated within the Wye Valley, an area of natural beauty and close to the Elan Valley at Rhayader, it is well-known as a walker’s paradise whilst the Red Kite feeding centre at Gigrin Farm offers a truly unique experience to see the rare and magnificent birds on a daily basis. Llandrindod Wells, which is the county town of the largest county in Wales, Powys. Offering an extensive range of retail, recreational and educational facilities the Spa Town is a popular destination for visitors due to the picturesque surrounding countryside and mixture of beautiful Victorian and Edwardian town houses. Llandrindod is easily accessible by both rail and road with several local bus services in and around the area, neighbouring towns and villages.

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