3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Kerry, Newtown, Powys

Sold STC £185,000

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A fantastic Grade II listed, three bedroom Victorian home. The property is of stone construction and was the local Police House until the 1950's. Internally the accommodation is spacious, bursting with character and comprises: three bedrooms, living room, dining room, kitchen, pantry, bathroom and cellar. Externally there is off road parking, an enclosed yard, offering great potential, as well as access to external stores. A generous garden completes the property. Kerry offers a range of amenities including a village shop, 2 local pubs and a school and is only a 5 minute drive from the market town of Newtown. No upward chain and immediate vacant possession.


Ground Floor 

Entrance Hall 
Front entrance door, solid oak flooring, original wooden panelling and scribed walls, staircase rising to first floor, door under stairs leading to cellar.

Living Room 
3.61m x 3.26m
Window to side overlooking garden, solid wood flooring, wood burner set on tiled hearth with brick surround.

Dining Room 
3.72m x 3.63m
Window to side overlooking garden with unique sliding panelled shutter, quarry tiled flooring (with damp course under), original alcove cupboards, 3-14kw Clearview wood burning stove set in feature inglenook, exposed brick chimney breast recently repointed.

Kitchen 
4.33m x 3.57m
Window to front aspect, quarry tiled flooring with damp course, French style kitchen allowing space for standalone units and table too, oil fired Rayburn set in recessed enclosure heating the water in addition to being a fantastic cooker, Belfast sink with beech worktop/drainer.

Pantry 
With tiled flooring, range of shelving, quaint and useful freeing up space in the kitchen, has the original slate slab.

Porch 
Door to front and rear access to yard, door to kitchen, quarry tiled flooring.

Cellar 
3.25m x 3.19m
Two room cellar, window to side, vent for tumble dryer, houses oil fired boiler.

First Floor 

Landing 
Window to front aspect, solid wood flooring, loft access, ideal office area or an attractive reading/relaxing space.

Bedroom One 
4.31m x 3.54m
Window to side aspect looking over yard, solid wood flooring, access to storage with shelving and the airing cupboard.

Bedroom Two 
3.66m x 3.54m
Window to side aspect offering fantastic views across the Kerry Vale right out to the Long Mynd 20 miles away, solid wood flooring, fitted storage.

Bedroom Three 
3.6m x 3.27m
Window to side aspect offering fantastic views across the Kerry Vale right out to the Long Mynd 20 miles away, solid wood flooring, range of shelving.

Bathroom 
Velux window, solid wood flooring, part tiled walls, suite comprising WC, pedestal basin and bath with electric shower over, electric heater/light fitting.

Outside 

Yard 
Enclosed yard housing the oil tank, access to useful stores, fantastic suntrap and offers the potential for extension (subject to the necessary planning consents).

Garden 
A generous 26 metre long garden space, mostly laid to grass with mature hedged borders. In addition, the garden offers a mixture of plants and shrubs and a small pond completed by a paved seating area and two garden sheds.

Vendors Notes 

History 
The Reading rooms were built in 1856 by John Naylor of Brynllywarch and Leighton Hall. Caridwen, the south wing of the reading rooms was the Police house until the 1950’s. The properly is built of stone, the windows using ashlar (finely dressed, large square stone). All the sash windows were overhauled, re-roped and sills replaced where necessary in 2011.

Kerry Village and Amenities 
Kerry is situated just north of The Kerry Ridgeway, a landmark in Mid-Wales, and in the heart of ‘walking country’. The village has two public houses, post office/shop, hair dressers, St. Michael’s primary school and playing fields and a garage close by. Buses run Monday to Friday to Newtown where trains run regularly westward Shrewsbury/Birmingham and eastward Aberystwyth/Pwllheli.

General 

Council Tax 
Band D (Online Enquiry)

Available Services 
Mains electricity, water and drainage. Telephone connection, fibre broadband available (72Mb guaranteed speed - source BT.com Nov '16).

Heating 
Oil fired central heating throughout. Water heated by boiler, Rayburn or immersion.

Directions 
Approaching Kerry from Newtown direction. Follow the main road through Kerry passing 'The Lamb' on the left hand side. The property can be found on the left hand side opposite the school.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 November 2016

Nearest station

  • Newtown (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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39 Broad Street, Newtown, SY16 2BQ

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

McCartneys LLP, Newtown

39 Broad Street, Newtown, SY16 2BQ

01686 514002 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Newtown (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

McCartneys LLP, Newtown

39 Broad Street, Newtown, SY16 2BQ

01686 514002 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.

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