Slough Road, Presteigne, Presteigne, Powys


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  • Bedrooms: 3
Located in the Welsh Marches in a peaceful cul de sac a short distance from the former market town of Presteigne, known locally as The Slew , is this delightful three bedroom bungalow with oil fired cental heating, wraparound gardens, double glazing, garage and private parking. Property is sold with no onward chain.


Pen y Banc offers the best of both worlds as it enjoys a lovely peaceful setting surrounded by countryside yet is a short distance from the former market town of Presteigne, offering convenient country living.

The accommodation comprises of: integrated porch, entrance hall, kitchen, living/dining room, three bedrooms, bathroom and garage.

Property description

Pen y Banc meaning Head of Bank, enjoys a picturesque setting, the paved and gravelled driveway leads you to the font door with an inset porch with a pretty tiled floor and light, here outdoor clothing may be shed, welcoming entrance hallway. A door leads you to the open plan living/dining room with patio doors out to the front garden area. There is a bricked fireplace with the potential to install a log burner into the open chimney. This a lovely light room and is conveniently located off the kitchen as a door from the dining room end takes you directly into the kitchen. The Kitchen has a tiled floor with Porcellanto tiles, wooden units, an electric oven and hob, space for a washing machine (600), dishwasher (600), freezer (500) and refrigerator (500). There is a cupboard in the corner which houses the Hot Water cylinder and an external door to the rear garden. There is a second internal door into the hallway.

Off the hallway is useful storage cupboard. There are three bedrooms, the main bedroom having an en-suite shower room with white suite and cream tiling and a built in wardrobe. The second bedroom (currently used as a study) has a double aspect to the garden. The third bedroom which also has a built in wardrobe, currently accommodates a double bed. The bathroom has a modern white suite with a shower over the bath, antique cream coloured tiled wall and floor tiles.


3.04 m x 5.05m (10'0 mx 16'7 )

With light, power, up and over door and window to the rear. This is also where the boiler is located.

Gardens and parking

The impressive double wooden vehicle access gates with separate pedestrian access gate are what at first draws you eye to this property, making it private and secure. There is a paved area as you go though the entrance, allowing for parking. The driveway/parking continues over Herefordshire gravel to the front door and garage. (This gravelled area is currently used as a seating area). A further gravelled parking area is formed across the front of the property, edged with plum slate.

There are two further patio/seating area, one to the front of the property and another beside the kitchen providing access to a drying/airing area. The garden continues and is mainly laid to lawn.

From the rear garden you can also access the front through a timber gate to the side of the garage to access the oil tank, an ideal place for storing bins etc know as the 'Utility' area.


Conveniently located just out of town on what locals call The Slew Pen y Banc is perfectly placed for accessing the town yet enjoying the peace of the countryside. This was the county town of Radnorshire and has a wealth of festivals and cultural events. 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, Health Care Centre and Pharmacy. The High Street has a marvellous range of independent shops, and a great range of eating and drinking venues and several other pubs. There is a thriving community spirit with the popular market being held once a month. Further afield, are the thriving markets towns of Kington, Knighton and Ludlow offer a range of facilities, the latter being known for festivals and restaurants. Leominster just under 17 miles which offer a wider range of amenities and the Cathedral City of Hereford, 20 miles offers greater amenities.


The property has oil fired central heating, mains water and electric, private drainage and double glazing.

Powys County Council tax band E £1,961.51 2019/2020. Water £307.10 2019/2020.


On entering Presteigne from Knighton proceed along on the B4355 then turn right onto Slough Road. Continue along this road for 7/10 mile, passing the Primary School on your right and passing the turn for Paradise Farm also on your right. Take the next turn on your right into the unadopted cul de sac. Pen y Banc is the second property on the right hand side as indicated by our For Sale board.

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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