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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Cottages, Cross Oak, Talybont-on-usk, Brecon, Powys.

Removed £219,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed Character Cottage
  • Exposed Beams & Fireplaces
  • Stone Spiral Stairs
  • 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2 Receptions
  • Lovely Rural Location in Usk Valley
  • In Need of Upgrading

Full description

In the hamlet of Cross Oak which is situated between the villages of Talybont-on-Usk and Pencelli stand three idyllic cottage. The Cottage have been in the same family for several generations but are now being offered for sale individually.

Number 1 offers spacious accommodation with an abundance of character including exposed stonework, original inglenook fireplace with part of the stone spiral staircase to the side of the beamed ceilings. At the front of the property there is a cobbled forecourt and at the rear a courtyard together with a generous garden.

The property has been tenanted for many years and would benefit from a programme of upgrading to provide a superb family house in a wonderful environment. The Monmouth Brecon Canal is on the side of the road, with the footpath which leads towards Brecon or to the village of Talybont.

The more detailed particulars relating to number 1 Cross Oak Cottages can be described as follows:

The property is offered on the basis of freehold tenure and vacant possession.

Strictly by appointment please through the selling agents Messrs Clee Tompkinson & Francis through whom all negotiations should be conducted. Please contact our Brecon Office (01874) 622488.

After Hours 
Contact Gareth Griffiths:- 07971 111 094.

The Accommodation Comprises: 

Ground Floor 

Living Room/Kitchen (6.53m x 5.49m or 21' 05" x 18' 0" ) 
with original inglenook fireplace set with a cast iron range and former bread oven, adjacent to which is the lower section of the original stone staircase. The kitchen area is fitted with a range of base and wall units together with a single drainer sink unit. Stairs lead to the first floor. Curved stone steps with exposed walling lead down to the principal sitting room.

Sitting Room (5.31m x 4.95m or 17' 05" x 16' 03" ) 
with beamed ceiling, feature stone walls with cast iron range and oak sills to the rear window.

Utility Area (3.61m x 2.18m or 11' 10" x 7' 02" ) 
with door leading to the rear courtyard and garden. Corner sink and work surfaces, plumbing for washing machine and quarry tiled floor.

Shower Room 
with corner shower, wash basin and separate low level w/c.

First Floor 

Bedroom 1 (5.46m x 5.23m or 17' 11" x 17' 02" ) 

Guest Bathroom 
A spacious bathroom offering panel bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level w/c, large linen cupboard.

Bedroom 2 (4.57m x 2.90m or 15' 0" x 9' 06" ) 
(narrowing to 6')

Bedroom 3 (5.36m x 5.26m or 17' 07" x 17' 03" ) 
("L" Shaped)
with En-Suite comprising panel bath, wash basin, low level w/c and tiling.

Bedroom 4 (4.17m x 2.64m or 13' 08" x 8' 08") 
adjacent built-in cupboards and leading on to the master bedroom.

At the rear of the property there is an integral store which houses the oil fired boiler and provides central heating to the property.

At the front of the property there is a cobbled area, whilst at the rear a courtyard and backing on to this a good sized garden laid predominately to lawn.

Mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Drainage is to a shared private system with the tank located in the paddock on the opposite side of the road. Central heating is provided by means of an oil fired boiler. Please note that it not our policy to check services or appliances at the property.

We are informed that the property is Grade II Listed.

Council Tax 
We are advised the property has been placed in the Council Tax Band E and the amount payable for 2016/17 is £1,617.73.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 May 2016


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