4 bedroom smallholding for sale

Cilycwm, Llandovery, Carmarthenshire.

Sold STC £795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A Magnficent Detached 4 Bedroom Country Property
  • Comprising 3 Reception Rooms, Kitchen, Bathroom, Attic Rooms & Cellar
  • Beautifully Maintained Gardens To The Front Of The Property
  • Set In Approximately 17 Acres Of Land
  • Traditional Range Of Outbuildings
  • Property In Need Of Upgrading

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to acquire a beautiful and spacious family home with outbuildings and set in approximately 17 acres of land. Set just off a minor country road and located in the picturesque Upper Towy Valley. Approached via a gated entrance to a rear courtyard where lies a range of traditional stone and slate outbuildings. To the front of the property are beautiful and vast gardens leading to the grazing land.

The grand accommodation which is in need of upgrading comprises on the ground floor 3 reception rooms, kitchen and separate wc with stairs from the main entrance hall to the cellar. On the second floor are 4 sizeable double bedrooms and family bathroom with staircase to attic rooms which could offer additional living accommodation if required. Externally the property benefits from fine views of the surrounding countryside and a sense of peacefulness although conveniently only located just under 2 miles from the nearest town.

The property is situated within 2.5 miles of the rural village of Cilycwm which benefits from a popular public house/restaurant and a listed Medieval Church. The village sits in unspoiled landscape with a rich cultural history, vibrant natural beauty and is one of the few remote areas left in Southern Britain with the market town of Llandovery offering comprehensive shopping facilities with a variety of shops, post office, patisserie, butcher, doctors surgery, cottage hospital, public houses/restaurants, junior school and Llandovery College in the private sector together with swimming pool and supermarket on the outskirts of town.

The accommodation comprises as follows:


Entrance Hall (8.46m x 1.93m or 27' 09' x 6' 04') 
With beautiful stained glass front door. Staircase to first floor, radiator, door and stairs to cellar.

Separate WC 
With low level wc, wash hand basin, radiator and part panelled walls.

Living Room (4.72m x 4.57m or 15' 06' x 15' 0' ) 
Open fireplace with marble surround, mantel and hearth. Radiator.

Lounge (4.70m x 1.47m or 15' 05' x 4' 10' ) 
Open fireplace with marble surround, mantel and hearth. Radiator. Dual aspect windows.

Cellar (4.60m x 2.77m or 15' 01' x 9' 01' ) 
With beamed ceiling and slate salting slab.

Dining Room (4.70m x 4.70m or 15' 05' x 15' 05') 
With log burner in brick and stone surround, slate hearth with ornate mantel over. Alcove cupboards. Meat hooks. Radiator.

Kitchen 
15' 06 decreasing to 11' 01 x 14' 06.
With a range of floor and eye level drawers and cupboards. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Slate salting slab. Dual aspect windows. Radiator. Understairs cupboard.

First Floor 

Landing (3.12m x 1.85m or 10' 03' x 6' 01' ) 
A spacious landing with staircase to first floor. Access hatch to roof space.

Bedroom 1 (4.65m x 4.55m or 15' 03' x 14' 11' ) 
With two radiators.

Bedroom 2 (4.88m x 4.01m or 16' 0' x 13' 02' ) 
Measurement into alcove. With radiator.

Bathroom (3.28m x 2.46m or 10' 09' x 8' 01' ) 
With panelled bath and shower attachment. Low level wc, wash hand basin with light and shaver point over. Part tiled walls. Radiator.

Bedroom 3 (4.90m x 4.50m or 16' 01' x 14' 09' ) 
With radiator. Dual aspect.

Bedroom 4 (4.57m x 4.42m or 15' 0' x 14' 06' ) 
With radiator.

Second Floor. 

Landing (5.89m x 1.65m or 19' 04' x 5' 05' ) 
With reduced head room.

Attic Room 1 (7.47m x 4.42m or 24' 06' x 14' 06' ) 
Measurement taken into eaves.

Attic Room 2 (7.47m x 4.37m or 24' 06' x 14' 04' ) 
Measurement taken into eaves.

Externally. 
The property is approached by a gated entrance leading to rear lawned area with parking for several vehicles and access to all outbuildings. The front of the property is a gardeners dream with sweeping lawned gardens with mature trees and a range of bushes and shrubs leading to enclosed former vegetable patch and polly tunnel. To the rear of the former cottage/storage shed is a patio and seating area, an ideal location for al fresco dining and entertaining. Greenhouse and oil tank.

Outbuildings 
On approaching the main yard it is hard not to notice the beautiful stone ranges dotted around which includes; Stone and Slate Barn measuring 29' 02 x 18' 01 with hay loft above accessed via external staircase. The building has been previously used as a sheep shed but has the potential for alternative residential or commercial uses subject to necessary planning permission. To the rear of the barn is a Lean To stone shed with corrugated roof and electricity connected measuring 44' 08 x 12' 01. At the entrance of the property is a stone and corrugated roof Storage Shed measuring 20' 05 x 16' 06 with Lean To Dog Kennel and Chicken Coop. Detached stone and slate Pig Sty. Next to the house is another traditional Stone and
Slate Barn measuring 31' 01 x 16' 11 with concrete floor and attached Storage Shed measuring 17' 03 x 14' 01. Lean To Log Shed measuring 14' 06 x 14' 02 and Coal Store and Shoot. Former Cottage a beautiful little former cottage now used as storage sheds but could be

Land 
The land amounts to approximately 17 acres in total as highlighted by the attached plan.

Services 
With mains electricity, private water and drainage. Oil fired central heating served by external boiler.

Health & Safety 
Given the potential hazards of rural property, we ask you to be as vigilant as possible for your own safety when making your inspection.

Plans, Areas & Schedules 
A copy of the plan is attached for identification purposes only. The purchasers shall be deemed to have satisfied themselves as to the description of the property. Any error or mis-statement shall not annul a sale or entitle any party to compensation in respect thereof.

Local Authority 
Carmarthenshire County Council, District Offices, 3 Spilman Street, Carmarthen, SA31 1LE. Tel: .

Viewing 
Strictly by appointment please through the selling agents Messrs Clee Tompkinson & Francis through whom all negotiations should be conducted. Please contact our Llandovery Office .

Tenure 
We understand that the property is freehold with vacant possession.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 April 2021

Nearest stations

  • Llandovery (1.2 mi)
  • Cynghordy (3.8 mi)
  • Llanwrda (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Clee Tompkinson & Francis, Llandovery

3 Kings Road, Llandovery, SA20 0AW

01550 571005 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Clee Tompkinson & Francis, Llandovery

3 Kings Road, Llandovery, SA20 0AW

01550 571005 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Llandovery (1.2 mi)
  • Cynghordy (3.8 mi)
  • Llanwrda (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Clee Tompkinson & Francis, Llandovery

3 Kings Road, Llandovery, SA20 0AW

01550 571005 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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