Stapleton, Presteigne, Powys


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  • Bedrooms: 2
A quaint detached two bedroom property dating back to the 1860s with 0.2 acres of garden located in the Welsh Marches in North West Herefordshire surrounded by scenic countryside. Located in the historic village of Stapleton, with a castle, just outside of the popular market town of Presteigne this cottage is a MUST VIEW. The property is being sold with NO ONWARD CHAIN.


A quaint two bedroom cottage set in Herefordshire with original features, gardens and 0.2 acres of land. The property has been run as a successful holiday let for a number of years, located in the perfect position for this, with wonderful walks on your doorstep and close to the wonderful market town of Presteigne, with the Judges Lodgings, Arts and Crafts Festivals and boutique shops.

The accommodation comprise: entrance hallway, living room, sun room, kitchen, utility, bathroom and two bedrooms.

Property description

The beautiful original stable door takes you into the entrance hallway with exposed brickwork and door off to the living room and kitchen. The kitchen has tiled flooring, country kitchen style cream units, electric oven and hob, integrated fridge, under stairs storage, an alcove and a window to the front. Off the kitchen is the utility, where the cream units are continued and there is space for a washing machine. The bathroom has floor tiling, a white suite and a shower over the bath. A door from the kitchen takes you into the sun room which is a lovely light room currently used as a dining area with a external door to the garden. The living room has a stone recessed fireplace with woodburning stove and original bread oven in the corner and the original Georgian Windows are retained throughout the front of the property.

From the entrance hall stairs take you to the first floor with two double bedrooms both enjoying wonderful views over the valley, bedroom 1 has fitted wardrobes and bedroom 2 has an airing cupboard.

Gardens and parking

To the front of the property is a small gate taking you to the front footpath to the front door. The property is well secluded with a mature hedge and stone wall to the front. The garden is interspersed with plants and trees making it a very pretty garden.

0.2 acres

Opposite the property and the other side of the road is 0.2 acres of further garden, bordered by a wooden fence and mature hedge and accessed though a wooden gate. The septic tank is also located in the area of garden.


Situated in the picturesque Upper Lugg Valley, the property is ideally placed for accessing the countryside for walking, cycling and horse riding. The nearby market town of Presteigne, 2 miles away, has an award winning Judges Lodgings Museum which has been featured on the television. The town offers a range of amenities to include shops, health care, schools, restaurants and public houses. Presteigne has been the 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. The nearby market towns of Knighton, 7 miles, with the train station on the Heart of Wales line running from Shrewsbury to Swansea, Leominster and Ludlow, 18 miles, offers a wide range of further amenities, restaurants and is home to the iconic Food Festival.


Electric Heating (NSH), mains electricity and water, septic tank drainage. Herefordshire Council Tax Band TBC

Agents notes

Prospective purchasers are advised there is a Right of Way up the drive into the neighbouring land. They are also advised that although the property has a Presteigne Postal Code it is located in Herefordshire, England and buyers will pay Stamp Duty rather than the Welsh system of the Land Transaction Tax.


From the High Street in Presteigne turn left onto Broad Street and continue along the road, passing over the bridge and heading out of the town. Continue along this lane and follow the signs for Stapleton, after a short distance the property is on your left 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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Cobb Amos

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