Offers Over £475,000
Foel, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 0PD
This property is certainly a one off! A four double bedroom detached former Mill with a large detached stone barn and approximately eight acres of grounds adjoining a stunning stretch of river along the western boundary. This impressive country residence provides a wonderful setting for anyone looking to embrace a country lifestyle being surround by its own gardens and grounds and with views of the surrounding countryside. The house has an abundance of character and charm with exposed timbers and stonework whilst the majority of rooms have superb views over the garden towards the river Twrch. The converted Mill has spacious and flexible accommodation and there is the Mill Cottage which can form part of the house or can be used as a self-contained annexe. The accommodation briefly comprises; hall, living room, dining room, kitchen breakfast room, utility room, cloakroom, three double bedrooms (master bedroom with en-suite), bathroom, bedroom four/studio, further bathroom...
Main Description Continued ...lower reception hall, kitchenette and a sitting room. The grounds are formed by garden, paddocks and some woodland all with easy access to an absolutely stunning stretch of the river Twrch. A large detached timber and stone barn is situated within the grounds currently providing excellent workshop and storage space whilst also having potential for conversion into additional accommodation (subject to the relevant consents). This property is a must see for anyone looking for a character country house in an idyllic setting.
Location Location: Situated about 0.5 miles from the centre of Foel, which is surrounded by glorious rolling Welsh countryside. The small town of Llanfair Caereinion is just under 9 miles to the east and provides a selection of amenities including shops, schools, public houses, doctors, church and a petrol station. There is a primary school at Llangadfan. The towns of Welshpool and Newtown are about 18 miles and 20 miles away respectively, with each town providing a wider range of services. The major town of Shrewsbury is about 40 miles east. Manchester airport and Birmingham airport are about 89 miles and 93 miles away respectively whilst the Welsh coast is approximately 30 miles to the west.
Entrance Hall Exposed stone.
Living Room Sensational river views, feature fireplace with wood burning stove, exposed stone, exposed beams, radiator.
Dining Room Magnificent river views, exposed stone, radiator.
Kitchen Breakfast Room Stunning river views, a range of wall and base units, ‘Watson’ range, sink and drainer, space for dish washer, space for fridge, space for cooker.
Utility Room Base units, sink and drainer, water cylinder, central heating boiler, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for freezer, tiled floor.
Cloakroom WC, wash basin, heated towel rail, tiled floor.
Lower Ground Floor:
Master Bedroom Tremendous river views, radiator, built in double cupboard with radiator.
Ensuite WC, wash basin, bath with shower attachment, radiator.
Bedroom Two Marvellous river views, radiator.
Bedroom Three Superb river views, radiator.
Bathroom WC, wash basin, bath with shower attachment, heated towel rail.
Mill Cottage/Potential Annexe:
Landing Wonderful river views, double cupboard, further built in cupboard, radiator.
Bedroom/Studio Beautiful river views, exposed floorboards, a range of built in cupboards, radiators.
Further Bathroom WC, wash basin, bath, radiator.
Lower Ground Floor:
Lower Reception Hall Bar within former fireplace with former bread oven, exposed beams, built in cupboard, under stairs cupboard, radiator.
Sitting Room Terrific river views, feature fireplace with wood burning stove, exposed beams, radiator.
Kitchenette Base unit, sink and drainer, exposed beams, space for cooker, space for fridge, radiator.
Outside Approached from the road onto a driveway leading to parking and turning space between the house and barn. On the opposite side of the lane is an open fronted garage which belongs to the property. The garden includes lawn, a selection of trees and shrubs and a paved area ideal for al fresco dining all with marvellous views towards the river Twrch. The grounds extend to about eight acres in all and include paddocks and woodland.
Detached Barn Workshop (Former swimming pool): 8.6m x 3.8m - Power and lighting.
Separate Store: 6.1m x 3.5m - Lighting and an adjoining store room.
Services Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Please note the drainage system requires replacement to comply with current regulations. We are advised there is a super-fast fibre broadband connection into the house available through BT.
Heating Oil fired.
Directions From Welshpool take the A438 signed for Machynlleth for about 16 miles into Foel. In the centre of the village turn right and proceed up the lane for about 0.5 miles and the property is on the left.
Note from the Sellers Surface water related flooding to driveway entered low level vent duct. Flood caused by poor drainage arrangements to the road. Subsequent action was taken by the highway authority and no reoccurrence of flood event since. Flooding occurred in excess of 10 years ago.