3 bedroom detached house for sale

Brecon Road, Crickhowell, Powys

£575,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached stone farmhouse
  • Superb stone barn & outbuildings
  • Set in about 3.25 acres in total
  • Paddock of about 2.6 acres
  • Three bedrooms, two reception rooms
  • Central heating & double glazing
  • Short drive to Crickhowell
  • Superbly located with wonderful views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Fro Farm represents a rare opportunity to purchase a traditional Welsh farmhouse together with a superb range of stone outbuildings and approximately 3.25 acres of land, all situated within the beautiful countryside of the Brecon Beacons National Park and just 1.3 miles from the sought after market town of Crickhowell.

There are magnificent open hill and countryside views to the surrounding scenery.

The house is of mostly traditional stone construction and offers three bedrooms, two living rooms, kitchen, utility etc. There are period features including fireplace, cottage style wooden doors etc. There is also double glazing and oil fired central heating.

A particular feature of the property are the superb stone barns and grounds.

The market town of Crickhowell is less than a five minute drive away. Whilst the property is set in a stunning rural location with no immediate neighbours it is not too remote.

Crickhowell offers a good range of individual shops, restaurants, hotels etc. There is also a library, health centre and both primary and secondary schools which are well regarded. There are good road links into the local trunk network and a train station is situated in Abergavenny which is about a fifteen minute drive away and links into the Intercity network via Newport. There is also a train link from Ebbw Vale.

Ground Floor 

Entrance Porch 
Stone built entrance porch with stone seats to both sides, part glazed wooden entrance door onto...

Dining Room (5.20m Max x 4.00m Max or 17' 1" Max x 13' 1" Max) 
with tiled floor, two radiators, double glazed window, attractive fireplace with tiled surround and stone hearth, internal window into sitting room, power points, part glazed wooden door to stairs, wooden cottage style door onto...

Study / Bedroom 3 (4.00m x 2.80m Max or 13' 1" x 9' 2" Max) 
with carpet, radiator, two double glazed windows giving dual aspect, power points.

Kitchen (3.95m x 2.45m or 13' 0" x 8' 0") 
with range of wooden base units, inset stainless steel sink with mixer tap over, formica and wooden work tops, ceramic tiled splash backs, space for cooker, space for dishwasher, built-in cupboard, power points, radiator, two double glazed windows, vinyl floor covering, exposed ceiling timbers, loft access hatch, under stairs store cupboard with shelving & space for fridge, door into...

Utility Room / Rear Lobby (2.50m x 1.65m or 8' 2" x 5' 5") 
with space for washing machine, space for freezer, vinyl floor covering, power points, part glazed wooden door to outside, loft access hatch, double wall unit, door into...

Bathroom (2.50m x 1.35m or 8' 2" x 4' 5") 
with white suite comprising bath with Triton electric shower over, pedestal hand basin, w/c, walls part tiled, double glazed window, radiator, vinyl floor covering, bathroom cabinet.

From the kitchen are glazed double wooden doors onto...

Sitting Room (6.70m x 3.20m or 22' 0" x 10' 6") 
with three windows giving triple aspect, one exposed painted stone wall, exposed ceiling timber, exposed wooden floorboards, loft access hatch, two radiators, power points, telephone point, television aerial point.

From the dining room is a part glazed wooden door giving access to carpeted staircase to...

First Floor 

Landing 
with exposed wooden floorboards, cottage style wooden doors to rooms off.

Bedroom 1 (3.20m Max x 3.00m or 10' 6" Max x 9' 10") 
with double glazed window, exposed wooden floorboards, radiator, power points, telephone point, loft access hatch, three built-in wardrobes housing power points and cold and hot water storage tanks.

Bathroom (2.05m x 1.70m or 6' 9" x 5' 7") 
with white suite comprising bath, pedestal hand basin, w/c, double glazed window, walls part tiled, radiator, exposed wooden floorboards.

Bedroom 2 (4.00m x 2.55m Max or 13' 1" x 8' 4" Max) 
with double glazed window, exposed wooden floorboards, radiator, one double built-in wardrobe, one double built-in cupboard with shelving, power points.

Outside 
From the A40 is a gravelled track leading up to the property. Gravelled turning / parking area leading onto outbuildings. Stone walled garden to front laid mostly to lawn with patio / seating area. Gravelled borders. Rockery. Stone store shed. Stone pathways leading to the sides and rear with raised lawn area. Outside lighting. Outside tap. Worcester outside boiler.

Additional to the gardens is a small orchard area. There is a good sized well fenced paddock of approximately 2.6 acres which is largely level with a very gentle slope.

To the south of the stone barn and frame barn is a further triangular piece of ground which has the septic tank.

The gardens, grounds & track measure approximately 3.25 acres in total.

Stone Barn (12.70m x 5.30m or 41' 8" x 17' 5") 
A superb large stone barn with double opposing doors, earth floor, light.

Portal Framed Agricultural Shed (20.00m x 9.00m or 65' 7" x 29' 6") 
Attached to the rear of the stone barn. Open fronted modern portal frame barn of mostly steel frame and corrugated sheet construction.

Open Fronted Car Port / Bay (9.20m x 3.50m or 30' 2" x 11' 6") 
Adjoining the stone barn is an open fronted stone bay with electric light, corrugated sheet roof. Currently used as a car port and store.

Stone Workshop 
Attached to the stone barn.

Stable (5.60m x 3.50m or 18' 4" x 11' 6") 
Attached to the large stone barn is a stone stable / loosebox.

Stone Garden Store (5.70m x 2.40m Max or 18' 8" x 7' 10" Max) 
Attached to the end of the stone barn and of stone faced block construction with a corrugated sheet roof.

Rights of Way etc 
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of any rights of way, easements, covenants etc which may be in existence and we recommend any prospective purchaser is advised by their solicitor in this regard.

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01 July 2015

Nearest station

  • Ebbw Vale Town (6.7 mi)
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Clee Tompkinson & Francis, Crickhowell

2 High Street, Crickhowell, NP8 1BW

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Nearest station

  • Ebbw Vale Town (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Clee Tompkinson & Francis, Crickhowell

2 High Street, Crickhowell, NP8 1BW

01873 603016 Local call rate

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