- Detached Cottage with much character and charm
- 2 Reception Rooms
- Lovely position in the tiny rural hamlet of Discoed
- Kitchen with Rayburn
- Would benefit from upgrading
- 2 Bedrooms plus Landing Bedroom/Study
- 2 miles from historic borderland town of Presteigne
- Range of various outbuildings including triple open front garaging
- EPC energy rating G (5)
- **No chain**
This detached cottage occupies a lovely location in the tiny rural hamlet of Discoed which is renown for ancient yew tree beside the parish church of St. Michael the tree is likely to be five thousand years old – probably one of the five oldest in the British Isles, the church also now holds small exhibitions and concerts there is also the remains of a norman castle mote behind the property.
The historic borderland town of Presteigne is just 2 miles away which nestles in the heart of the Marches region being surrounded by beautiful, unspoilt countryside, with the assumed motto, \"Gateway to Wales” which was once the former county town of Radnorshire hosting two festivals, the originally named Sheep Music Festival and Presteigne Festival of Music and Arts, attracting some well-known composers. There is also the award-winning Judges Lodgings Museum being the winner of numerous national awards, the town is also commended for its many community-led initiatives and a wonderful array of independent shops and businesses on its high street and other traders within the town.
The market town of Knighton, 7 miles, with the train station onto the Heart of Wales line running to Shrewsbury to Swansea. The larger towns of Leominster, 15 miles and Ludlow, 17 miles, offer a wider range of shops and services. School education is offered by a primary and secondary school whilst independent education being available at Lucton School and Bedstone College.
The accommodation is arranged as follows:
Entrance door to: Porch window to front and door to:
With low level flush w.c, and basin.
UPVC window to side with window seat, fireplace having carving set into timber over with inset log burning stove sest on a quarry tiled hearth, wooden parquet style flooring, exposed ceiling timbers over. Electric wall heater.
With range of base and eye level units, stainless steel sink set into work surface surround, bread and cheese safe, upvc windows to side and rear elevations, planned space for fridge and electric cooker. Solid fuel Rayburn with back boiler.
Having strip wood floor featuring inlaid compass design, woodburning fire set into corner position stone fireplace, radiator, UPVC windows to front and rear, door to:
Utility/Boot Mud Room
Vanity sink, plumbing for washing machine, quarry tiled floor, door to the garden.
Open tred stairs from Sitting Room to: First Floor onto Landing with doors to:
Having UPVC and aluminium windows to two elevations, radiator, fitted storage drawers and cupboards, exposed timbers over.
With shower cubicle having shower, low level flush hand wash basin, heated towel rail, upvc window to side. Curio niche and wood flooring.
Interconnecting entrance to Study/Landing Bedroom
with aluminium window to the rear, Velux window set into sloping ceiling, built-in cupboard with hot water cylinder within, door to:
With UPVC windows to front and side, built in wardrobes and cupboards,
The property is approached from the lane to an arrival and parking area, with ample parking and onto the open fronted garaging with useful lock up sheds and store.
There is a further range of Sheds and Stores ideal for storage, hobbies or those wishing to work from home. Please see the floor plan for measurements.
The cottage style gardens feature lawn areas with flower garden and beds being well stocked with many native plants and shrubs, fruit cages, attractive pond feature and sitting area perfect for entertaining. A pathway leads through to a small arboretum orchard area which is very private being surrounded by tall hedging and trees.
The whole extending to 0.25 Acres.
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Solid fuel fired central heating.
We are informed that the property is freehold.
Powys County Council – Tax Band E.
The agent has not tested any apparatus equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order, or fit for their purpose. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.
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