, Talybont-on-Usk, Brecon - £225,000

bedrooms 2 baths 1 receptions 1

A wonderful, unique, Grade II listed property in a sought after location overlooking the canal. It also benefits from parking and an easily managed garden with balcony.

Key Features

  • two bedrooms
  • unique detached toll house
  • grade II listed
  • sought after village location
  • wonderful views overlooking the canal
  • parking
  • easily managed gardens and balcony
  • character features
  • kitchen and shower room
  • living room with wood burning stove
  • currently a successful holiday let

Steeped in history and nestled at the end of the Brynore tramroad alongside the canal, The Counting House stands as a charming Grade II listed property, offering a unique blend of character and modern comfort. Dating back to 1814, this distinctive toll house building exudes timeless appeal. Approaching from the roadside, you're welcomed into a quaint kitchen which has base and wall cupboards, worktops, and a suite of integrated appliances including an oven, hob, microwave and dishwasher. A side door leads out onto a decked balcony, providing a perfect vantage point to savour the picturesque views overlooking the canal and the rolling hills beyond—a delightful setting for enjoying an evening glass of wine. Adjacent to the kitchen, through a brick archway, lies the cozy living/dining room. Character abounds in this inviting space, featuring a wood-burning stove, painted exposed stone walls, exposed beams and a metal arched window, creating a warm and welcoming ambiance. Completing the first floor is a modern shower room. Descending the stairs to the lower ground level, you'll discover two bedrooms. The first bedroom has built-in storage and direct access to the garden, while the second bedroom is accessed through the first, offering flexibility and convenience.

Outside, the property offers parking for one car alongside the road. The easily managed gardens maximize the wonderful views, with a decked seating area off the kitchen providing a tranquil spot for outdoor relaxation. The bottom section of the garden is mainly laid with chippings, offering another inviting space to unwind. A garden shed provides storage for outdoor equipment, while access up to the road adds practicality and ease of maintenance.

Talybont On Usk is a very popular village within the Brecon Beacons National Park. Surrounded by glorious countryside the village has several pubs, a village shop, post office and community hall. It has wonderful community spirit and with the Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal running through the village, the area is very popular for outdoor pursuits such has canoeing, biking and hiking. The market town of Brecon is 7 miles away and has a wide range of shops and amenities, secondary school, college and Christ College a private boarding school for girls and boys aged 7-18. The nearest train station is in Abergavenny which is 14 miles away.

Council Tax: We have been informed that this property has been placed under council tax band ‘TBC’.

Services: Mains electricity, water and drainage. Electric heating.. Please note we have not tested the appliances, central heating or services.

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