Merthyr Cynog, Brecon, Powys


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
3 bedroom country cottage

2.5 acres in all (approx)

Scope for upgrading


Description Castlewood is a detached country cottage set in about 2.5 acres just a short distance from the small rural hamlet of Merthyr Cynog. The property has been extended over the years to provide an additional ground floor bedroom and garden room but remains in a largely unmodernised state ideal from a buyer seeking to stamp their own mark on a period cottage.

The cottage is complimented with a number of useful outbuildings and the adjoining paddock, in all estimated at about 2.5 acres.

Location The nearby hamlet of Merthyr Cynog forms the centre of the local community, all shopping facilities can be found in Brecon or Built Wells, both about 10 miles away. Brecon is also complimented with a leisure centre complex, theatre and cinema.

Walk Inside The house is approached via the Entrance Porch with tiled floor which leads into the inner Hallway with a Separate WC and a small Shower Room. The Kitchen has a range of base and wall units with cupboard and drawer space, inset sink, coal fired boiler and two windows overlooking the garden and countryside beyond. The spacious sitting room has an artificial stone fireplace to one end and stairs to first floor and door to the Garden Room with windows and a sliding door to the garden A further door leads to a small study area and to the ground floor Bedroom with a range of fitted wardrobes along one wall.

At first floor is a spacious landing area with access to the two bedrooms and the bathroom which houses a panel bath, WC and wash hand basin.

Walk Outside There is a gated entrance leading from the adjoining country lane into the parking area, alongside a range of outbuildings including a sectional garage, brick built workshop (4.5m x 4.5m) with loft over and lean-to at the rear; and further store shed (8m x 4).

The gardens are extensive, mostly lawned but with some mature plants. Alongside is the paddock which has a separate gated entrance a little further down the lane and small pedestrian access from the garden.

Note The property has been unoccupied for 18months +. The hot water system and plumbing pipes have been drained down.

EPC Rating = F

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