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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Bishops Paddock, Brecon Road, Crickhowell

Sold STC £499,950

Property Description

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An impressive stone fronted detached period house in central location. Renovated to high standard, two reception rooms, four bedrooms (one ensuite), mature garden, garage and parking.

Pen-Y-Dre House is an impressive detached period house occupying a prominent position within a few hundred yards of the centre of this highly desirable Mid-Wales town. 

Built with a dressed stone fronted elevation under a slate roof, this property has recently been the subject of a professional and sensitive restoration project which has resulted in a truly impressive home; the works carried out have transformed the property creating space which is light and airy, well-proportioned and using quality fixtures and fittings. 

The property will occupy a professionally lanscaped garden to include a wealth of shrubs and trees as well as lawn and a secluded patio. A new gated private drive is being constructed leading to the garage/workshop and ample parking area. 

Crickhowell itself is a picturesque town surrounded by the breathtaking scenery of The Brecon Beacons National Park, an area regarded as of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is renowned for its outdoor pursuits including fishing on the nearby River Usk, riding, rock climbing, rambling, mountain biking and bird watching etc in the surrounding hills and mountains. The town itself offers a wide variety of individual shops and restaurants as well as health centre, dental surgery and primary and secondary schools, both of which are only a couple of hundred yards away from Pen-Y-Dre House. 

This is a rare opportunity to purchase such a prestigious property within this locality and for prospective purchasers to fully appreciate all that it has to offer and the standard of work carried out, it is essential to partake a personal inspection. 


Pitched slate roof. 

13'10" x 5'9" (4.22m x 1.75m)
Original part-glazed entrance door, period mosaic quarry tile floor, radiator, coved ceiling, wall light points. 

15'6" x 11'9" (4.72m x 3.58m) maximum measurements
Feature double glazed bay window, oak floor, two radiators, feature alcoves, coved ceiling, three wall light points. 

24'0" x 11'10" (7.32m x 3.61m)
Minster style stone fireplace with matching hearth, oak floor, double glazed bay window, double glazed double French windows to the garden, three radiators, coved ceiling, wall light points. 

16'8" x 7'5" (5.08m x 2.26m) minimum measurements
Double glazed window, radiator, oak floor, built in cloaks cupboard. Leading to: 

13'4" x 11'9" (4.06m x 3.58m)
Luxuriously appointed with polished granite worksurfaces, comprising one and a half bowl inset sink unit with mono bloc mixer tap, range of cupboards, integrated dishwasher, wine rack below, integrated five ring gas hob with pan drawers below. Kick board heater, range of wall cupboards, further worksurface, range of pan drawers, pull out pantry unit, Bosch double wall oven, integrated microwave and fridge freezer, stainless steel cooker hood with glazed splashback, oak floor, double glazed double French doors to the garden. 

4'9" x 4'0" (1.45m x 1.22m)
Double glazed door to outside, oak floor. 

5'6" x 4'3" (1.68m x 1.3m)
Double glazed window, oak floor, close couple W.C., vanity wash hand basin, mono bloc tap with cupboard below, plumbing for automatic washing machine. 

12'0" x 11'0" (3.66m x 3.35m)
Flagstone floor, natural light, power. 

16'10" x 8'4" (5.13m x 2.54m) maximum measurements
Gallery style with access to loft space, double glazed window, built in cupboard housing Worcester boiler.

12'3" x 11'10" (3.73m x 3.61m)
Feature cast iron grate, double glazed window, radiator.
Comprising thermostatic shower in marble tiled and glazed enclosure, W.C., wash hand basin with mono bloc tap, shaver point, part tiled walls, double glazed window, radiator, wood effect porcelain plank flooring. 

12'2" x 11'10" (3.71m x 3.61m)
Double glazed window, radiator.

12'6" x 11'10" (3.81m x 3.61m)
Two double glazed windows, radiator.

11'8" x 7'5" (3.56m x 2.26m)
Double glazed window, radiator. 

8'10" x 7'4" (2.69m x 2.24m)
Luxuriously appointed comprising panelled bath with central taps and extending shower spray, pedestal basin with mono bloc tap, low level W.C. with concealed cistern, drench thermostatic shower in glazed and marble tiled enclosure, radiator, stainless steel towel rail, double glazed window, part tiled walls, wood effect porcelain plank flooring, medicine cabinet with mirrored door and vanity lighting over, built in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder.

The property is set back from the road with the front garden having been laid to lawn and retained by a matching dressed stone wall with period cast iron railings. The private drive leads in from the rear to the brick built garage block/store room. The garden has been mainly laid to lawn with a wealth of mature shrubs and trees as well as stocked borders and beds. To the rear of the property is a private flagstone patio with steps leading up to a further extensive paved sun terrace. 

20'0" x 12'0" (6.1m x 3.66m)
Stone construction with wooden sliding door to garage and braced door to workshop. Adjoining stone enclosure with W.C. and wash hand basin. Power and lighting.   

We are advised FREEHOLD to be verified through your solicitor. 

From Crickhowell town centre follow the A40 westwards towards Brecon and after approximately 250 yards the property will be found on the right hand side. 

Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008.
The Agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor or Surveyor. References to the Tenure of a Property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The Agent has not had sight of the title documents. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor. Items shown in photographs are NOT included unless specifically mentioned within the sales particulars. They may however be available by separate negotiation. Buyers must check the availability of any property and make an appointment to view before embarking on any journey to see a property.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 January 2015


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