3 bedroom detached house for sale

Berriew, Welshpool, Powys

Sold STC £425,000

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Cleverly nestled amongst spectacular countryside, sits this impressive, spacious, family home,
built in the 17th Century. A traditional Welsh timber framed house, beautifully maintained, and
which abounds with character, combined with a unique, warm ambience to all who visit. It has
been the much treasured home for its present owners for the past 7 years. NO UPWARD CHAIN.

The Old Farmhouse 

Bedroom 
Velux window with view. Feature stained glass window and further window to garden. Vaulted ceiling. Exposed wall timbers. Airing cupboard.

Landing 
With exposed floorboards, timbers and brick work.

Lounge 
Windows giving views to the gardens. Feature oak staircase with Welsh Love Spoon spindles. Ceiling timbers. Log burner set in brick fireplace.

Snug/Study 
Window to garden. Exposed timbers and beams. Walk-in cloak cupboard. Walk in store room.

Bathroom 
Bespoke opaque windows. Bath, WC, Basin set into vanity unit and a shower cubicle. Under floor heating.

Kitchen 
Feature arched panoramic window with stunning rural views. Oil-fired AGA (available by separate negotiation,) slate tiled floor. Range of units with work surfaces. Exposed beams. Walk-in pantry with space and plumbing for white goods.

Cellar 
With power and lighting. Original cobbled floor.

Porch/Boot Room 
Door to garden. Store cupboard.

Mezzanine 
Sittng off the kitchen this is extremely flexible space ideal as a dining area, study or craft room for example. Vaulted ceiling, exposed timbers and beams and a feature stained glass window with views to open countryside.

Conservatory 
Flagged flooring and exposed beams.

Utility Room 
Accessed from the front patio. Windows to front with views. Tiled flooring. Overhead and base units. Space and plumbing for white goods. WC.

Outbuildings 

Granary 
Currently used as a car port and storage. Planning permission for two storey annex granted in 2011, now lapsed.

The Old Livestock Barn 
Currently split in to two sections for storage. Offering excellent potential.

Office/Studio 
A modern renovation. Separate phone line, broadband and power. The studio is currently used as a recording studio. It is sound proofed and has a separate vocal/solo booth.

The Workshop 
A domestic workshop, garage and storage facility with huge potential. Vaulted ceiling. Fully insulated with it’s own metered power, oil tank, heating, water, phone line, broadband, satellite dish etc.

Outside 
Concrete driveway to property. Large tarmacadam yard with ornamental pool surrounded by a selection of aquatic plants. Additional hard standing parking area to side of workshop. Well maintained fences. Upper paddock running behind The Old Barn and Office. Static caravan with electric, water and drainage in situ. With gated additional access/parking area. Lower small paddock to rear of house garden: enclosed, sheltered by hedges and fenced off. CCTV currently installed (available by separate negotiation).

The Old Farmhouse Gardens 
Fenced off from the yard and buildings. Multi level terraced garden to the front. Patio, small pond and cottage garden to the rear. Lawns with mixed borders. Greenhouse. Garden Shed. Heart shaped pond with seating areas. Vegetable garden with raised beds, compost bins and additional water supply.

N.B 
NB: There is a right of way in favour of the adjoining land owner through the yard, but this has not been used in the last 33 years.

Directions 
FROM NEWTOWN: Take A438 – heading towards Welshpool. After about 8 miles and just before Garthmyl take a left turn signposted for Bettws Cedewain.. Follow the lane for about a mile. Turn left immediately after a red brick farmhouse on left and white bungalow on right. Follow lane up the hill. Pass a bungalow fronted farm on your left, then after about 300 yards turn right into Upper Llifior Farm (red brick house). Go straight through the farmyard over a green cattle grid then follow the concrete drive down to another cattle grid and cross this into our property. FROM WELSHPOOL: Take A438 – heading towards Newtown. Pass through the village of Garthmyl. In about 500 yards, take next right signposted for Bettws Cedewain. Follow the lane for about a mile. Turn left immediately after a red brick farmhouse on left and white bungalow on right. Follow lane up the hill. Pass a bungalow fronted farm on your left, then after about 300 yards turn right into Upper Llifior Farm (truncated)

Seller Insight 
Cleverly nestled amongst spectacular countryside, sits this impressive, spacious, family home, built in the 17th century. A traditional Welsh timber framed house, beautifully maintained, and which abounds with character, combined with a unique, warm ambience to all who visit. It has been the much treasured home for its present owners for the past seven years. Quietly tucked away is the nearby village of Berriew, which has been awarded the best kept village in Wales, and is just over two miles from the house. It is a vibrant and social community, with many amenities - a charming tea room, the unique Upper Rectory restaurant offering superb French influenced cuisine, a hotel and an inn (both serving food), the local Spar shop and an independent local butcher; plus the unique Museum of Sculpture, which is the only museum in Europe dedicated to a single artist. The village is a very popular centre for walkers when they are exploring the local environs. Welshpool and Newtown ar (truncated)

More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 August 2016

Nearest station

  • Newtown (6.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

McCartneys LLP, Welshpool

8 Broad Street Welshpool SY21 7RZ

01938 710000 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Floorplans


To view this property or request more details, contact:

McCartneys LLP, Welshpool

8 Broad Street Welshpool SY21 7RZ

01938 710000 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Map & Street View

Nearest station

  • Newtown (6.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

McCartneys LLP, Welshpool

8 Broad Street Welshpool SY21 7RZ

01938 710000 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Disclaimer - Property reference WEL140138. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by McCartneys LLP, Welshpool. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.