48 Castle Road, Builth Wells
LD2 £138,000 < Back


  • Tastefully updated family home
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Dining Room
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • South Facing Rear Garden
  • PVC Double Glazing
  • Gas central heating
  • 400 Yards from Town Centre


A tastefully updated, 3-bed terraced house with trendy kitchen and bathroom suites, fine views to front and rear, and a level enclosed garden, conveniently located 400 yards from the town centre.


48 Castle Road, Builth  Wells, Powys, LD2  3EL


COMPRISING: - An attractive 3-storey, mid-terraced cottage of a row of three, built from stone and brick wall, under a slate roof.  Over the past three years it has been refurbished and extended to form a comfortable family home with gas central heating, PVC double-glazing and briefly provides: -  Kitchen, Lounge (with wood burning stove), Dining Room, two double Bedrooms, one single Bedroom and Bathroom, together with a South-facing enclosed rear garden with a level lawn and good privacy.


PRICE: - £138,000


VIEWING: - Strictly by appointment with the Sole Agents Morgan & Co.   Tel.  (01597) 825682


DIRECTIONS:- From Llandrindod Wells take the A483 to Builth Wells.  Cross the River Wye then turn left onto Castle Road (A470).  Turn right after 150 yards onto Castle Street, climb the hill, passing the turning on the left for Oaklands and Number 48 is the centre property of the stone block of houses on the left and the entrance door is on the left side.


SITUATION: -   Castle Road gets its name from the site of the medieval Castle which is on the West side of the road.  This house has a Southerly aspect at the rear that gives it a sunny garden and there are beautiful views from the Bedrooms and Bathroom across the Wye Valley at the front and Garth Bank at the rear.  The town centre is only 400 yards and open countryside within 200 yards.  Builth Wells is a picturesque small market town, set on the banks of the River Wye at the intersection of the A483 and A470 Trunk roads.  It has a range of shopping and business amenities, Cooperative Supermarket, successful schools, Cinema / Arts Centre, Library, Cottage Hospital, etc.  Excellent leisure amenities include a sports centre, swimming pool, 18-hole golf course, rugby, football, cricket and bowls clubs, river and lake fishing.  In addition there are numerous events and attractions at the neighbouring Royal Welsh Showground.  The area is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty, ideal for walking, mountain biking and horse riding.   The County Town of Llandrindod Wells ( 7½ miles) has a wider range of shops, supermarkets, Tesco Superstore, indoor Bowls Arena, etc.  The market towns of Rhayader and Brecon are 13 and 16 miles distant (shortest route), with Newtown, Aberystwyth, Abergavenny, Merthyr Tydfil and Hereford all within an hour’s drive, with Cardiff, Swansea and the Severn Bridge all about a 1½-hour drive (Dependent on traffic volumes).   


THE  RESIDENCE: -  An attractive 3-storey, mid-terraced cottage of a block of three, built in the 19th century from stone walls under slate roof.  It has been totally refurbished and modernised in recent years to include the installation of a u-PVC double-glazing (2008), fitting replacement kitchen and bathroom suites (2015 and 2013), building a Dining Room extension (2104), fitting a multi-fuel stove (2015), etc.  The property retains some original features, to include stripped pine internal doors, has mains gas central heating and provides the following comfortable accommodation:



KITCHEN      10’ 4”  x  11’ 8”      ( 3.16 m  x  3.56 m )

Having a PVC double-glazed stable door, ceramic tiled floor, radiator, under stairs cupboard, Worcester gas fired combi-boiler, 4-bulb spot light bar and opening to the Lounge.  The kitchen was refitted in 2015 with seven gloss blue base cupboards, seven gloss white wall cupboards and work tops with tiled surrounds, has gas and electric cooker points, space for fridge freezer and plumbing for washing machine.  

LOUNGE      13’ 3”  x  9’ 6”      ( 4.04 m  x  2.90 m )

Having a wood burning stove set in a brick fireplace with an oak mantle shelf, laminate flooring, radiator, television point, open staircase to first floor and wide opening to

DINING  ROOM    8’11”  x 8’9”         ( 2.72   x  2.67 m )

A modern extension with a vaulted ceiling, laminate flooring Velux roof light, triple ceiling light, two up-lighters and French doors to the rear garden.


FIRST  FLOOR  -  GALLERIED  LANDING  - with a staircase to second floor.

BEDROOM  1     (front)      10’ 8”  x  11’ 1” maximum  9’ 6”  minimum  ( 3.25 m  x  3.57 m  maximum  2.9 m  minimum )

Having a radiator, laminate flooring, built-in double wardrobe, television point and fine views across the Wye Valley.

BEDROOM  2      (rear)      10’ 10”  x  9’ 5”      ( 3.31 m  x  2.87 m )

Having a radiator, laminate flooring and fine distant views.


SECOND  FLOOR  LANDING  - with doors to Bedroom 3 and

BATHROOM  - Having a modern white suite (fitted in 2013) incorporating a toilet , pedestal wash basin and panelled bath with a thermostatic shower and concertina glazed screen over, together with tiled surrounds, painted wainscoting to dado level, radiator and dormer window to front overlooking the Wye Valley.

BEDROOM  3       9’ 7”  x  6’ 0”      ( 2.94 m  x  1.84 m )

Having a sloping ceiling, laminate flooring, radiator, built-in shelving and small wardrobe (above the stair well) and dormer window to rear giving fine distant views.


OUTSIDE  - The front door is approached over a shared hard cored path and on the opposite side there is a  Wooden Storage Shed.  At the rear there is an level enclosed garden with a lawn, paved and gravelled paths and patio areas, flower border and Garden Shed, with a sunny aspect and good privacy from screen fences.  

Note  - There is a pedestrian right of way directly behind the house to next door. 


SERVICES  - Mains electric, water and telephone are connected.  

FIXTURES & FITTINGS  described in this sales brochure are included in the price.  

TENURE  - The property is freehold with vacant possession on completion.

AUTHORITY  Powys County Council, County Hall, Llandrindod Wells, LD1 5LG       

COUNCIL TAX  - Band B (£1055,50 2017 / 8)