Hereford Street, Presteigne

£160,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
This quaint semi-detached cottage, dating back to 1692, has three bedrooms, two bathrooms and boasts many period features from exposed beams and original doors. Located in the conservation area of Presteigne it is perfectly placed to access the town centre and surrounding countryside with views over the wonderful cottage garden to the rear and onto Stapleton Castle and Welsh hills beyond. Sold with NO ONWARD CHAIN

Introduction

15 Hereford Street is a charming semi-detached cottage dating back to 1692 with accommodation spread over three floors with exposed floorboards, beams and a lovely fireplace with inset stove. Located just off the town centre it has lovely views and a very well stocked, mature cottage style garden to the rear.

The accommodation comprises: entrance porch, living room, kitchen/dining room, lobby, three bedrooms and two bathrooms.

Property description

The front door opens into a very handy porch with space for hanging coats and storing boots and a cupboard housing the meters and fuse board. A further door leads into the living room with exposed beams, window looking onto Hereford Street, fireplace with inset wood burning stove, useful storage cupboard and a feature window through to the kitchen. The kitchen/dining room is fitted with a range of base units, space for appliances, room for a table and chairs and has views out onto the garden. A door leads into a lobby area with a door leading to the garden and then a further door in the ground floor bathroom which Is fitted with a white suite with a Triton shower over the bath.

From the living room, a door opens onto the original stairs and lead up the first floor landing with a window to the side, a feature wall of exposed stone and doors leading to the bedrooms and bathroom. There are two good sized bedrooms both overlooking Hereford Street and have exposed beams on show, the character continuing all the way through the cottage. The bathroom is fitted with a white suite and houses an airing cupboard.

From the landing, stairs rise up to the second floor with a large window allowing views over the garden and onto Stapleton castle and the hills beyond. The main bedroom is on this floor, although it could be used as office space or further living space. Its a lovely large room with exposed beams and floorboards, although buyers are advised there is some restricted head height.

Gardens and parking

To the rear of the property is a lovely private cottage style garden which has been lovingly landscaped by the current owners over the past couple of years. From the back door there is a patio area, currently housing a green house which then leads up to some stone steps passing a raised bed planted with a wealth of mature shrubs and plants. Set in amongst all of the wonderful plants and shrubs is a patio area perfect for a table and chairs to enjoy the peace of the garden. To the rear of the garden are some storage sheds and to the front of the property there is on street parking readily available.

Location

Located just off the centre of the sought after Border Town of Presteigne located in the Welsh Marches. This was the county town of Radnorshire and has become a local cultural centre, hosting two festivals. First, the oddly named Sheep Music Festival dedicated to contemporary music and the Presteigne Festival of Music and the Arts. The town is fortunate to have an award winning museum - The Judges Lodgings. Presteigne has a Primary and Secondary School, Leisure Centre and thriving community spirit with the popular market being held once a month. Further afield, the markets towns of Knighton and Ludlow offer a range of facilities, the latter being known for its restaurants and festivals. The nearest train station is in Knighton, a little under 7 miles away. The Cathedral City of Hereford, 20 miles offers greater amenities.

Services

All mains services are connected. Powys Council Tax Band C

Directions

On entering Presteigne on the B4355, form Knighton, turn left towards the town. Continue along this road for approximately 200 yards then turn left onto the High Street. Proceed along this street until you reach the junction and go straight over onto Hereford Street. At the roundabout take the first exit, passing the Police Station and the property is then located on your left hand side just after the Army Cadet Hall..

CONSUMER PROTECTION FROM UNFAIR TRADING REGULATIONS 2008 (CPR) We endeavour to ensure that the details contained in our brochure are correct through making detailed enquiries of the owner but they are not guaranteed. The agents have not tested any appliance, equipment, fixture, fitting or service and have not seen the title deeds to confirm tenure. All measurements are quoted to the nearest 1/10 metre. All liability in negligence of otherwise for any loss arising from the use of these particulars is hereby excluded.

MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS Require prospective purchasers to produce two original ID documents prior to any offer being accepted by the owners.

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