Bank Villa 31 Market Street, Builth Wells
LD2 £175,000 < Back


  • 4-bed semi detached house
  • conveniently located near town centre
  • 2 receptions
  • gas central heating
  • upvc double glazing
  • tastefully refurbished
  • lawned garden with patio
  • paved forecourt
  • wood store, stores, rear yard
  • 200 yards from town centre


An attractive, well appointed, 4-bed, stone, semi-detached house with a large kitchen, 2 receptions, gas CH, PVC DG and lawned garden, conveniently located only 200 yards from the town centre.Bank  Villa,  31  Market  Street,    Builth  Wells,    Powys    LD2  3EF

COMPRISING: -  A deceptively spacious, semi-detached house built stone walls, under a slate roof.  It has been tastefully refurbished, has mains gas central heating, PVC double-glazing and provides: - Ground Floor: Entrance Hall,  Study and Lounge; Basement: large Kitchen / Diner; First Floor: Landing and 4 Bedrooms.  Outside there is a paved forecourt, rear yard, stores, and a gently sloping lawned garden with a patio and wood store.   EPC - E   

PRICE: -       £175,000

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

DIRECTIONS: -  From our office proceed south on the A483 towards Builth Wells.  After crossing the River Wye turn right for the Town Centre (A483), then turn left after 200 yards onto Brecon Road.  Turn left after 50 yards onto Market Street and Bank Villa is on the left after 100 yards.  Sale board erected.  

SITUATION: -   Bank Villa is located just off the town centre on a quiet side street and all amenities are within easy walking distance.  The house is built on a slightly elevated plot, has a Westerly aspect at the front and nice views across the town from the bedrooms.  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, supermarkets, successful schools, Cinema / Arts Centre, etc.  Excellent leisure amenities include a Leisure Centre, swimming pool, rugby, football, cricket and bowls clubs, 18-hole Golf Course, river and lake fishing.  In addition there are numerous events and attractions at the Royal Welsh Showground (½-mile).  This sparsely populated part of Mid Wales 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, Tesco Superstore, Aldi supermarket, indoor Bowls Arena, etc.  The market towns of Rhayader and Brecon are 14 and 17 miles distant (shortest routes), with Newtown, Aberystwyth, Abergavenny, Merthyr Tydfil, Leominster and Hereford all about an hour’s drive.   Cardiff, Swansea and the Severn Bridge are all about a 1½-hour drive.   (Dependent on traffic conditions).

THE  RESIDENCE:  -  An attractive, 3-storey, Victorian semi-detached house built from stone walls, under a slate roof.  Since 2011 it has been tastefully refurbished and modernised to include fitting PVC double-glazing in a similar pattern to the original fenestration, good quality kitchen and bathroom suites, new central heating boiler, wood-burning stove, floor coverings, etc.  Bank Villa has mains gas central heating and provides the following spacious accommodation: -

ENTRANCE  HALL  - Having a part double-glazed PVC door and fanlight, open staircase to First Floor, radiator, Karndean wood affect flooring, part wood panelling, cloak hooks, mirror, stripped pine doors to Lounge, Study and Bathroom, PVC double-glazed door to Rear Yard, central heating programmer and staircase down to the basement kitchen.

STUDY     10’ 8”  X  8’ 7”    ( 3.26 m  x  2.62 m )
Having double aspect windows, laminate flooring, radiator and a full width bookcase.

LOUNGE      16’ 5”  x  8’ 1”  minimum   ( 5.00 m  x  2.47 m  minimum )
Having a multi-fuel stove, alcove book shelves, radiator, Karndean flooring, television point, and windows to front and rear.

BATHROOM  - Having a white suite of toilet, pedestal wash basin and twin-grip bath with shower / mixer taps and glazed screen over, together with aqua-board splash backs, ladder towel heater, ceramic tiled floor, window and Worcester gas combi-boiler.


KITCHEN / DINER      17’ 3”  x  16’ 7”  overall     ( 5.27 m  x  5.05 m )
Having a central staircase, two windows to front, two windows to rear, varnished floor boards, radiator, television point and a built-in cupboard.  The kitchen has a light oak shaker suite of ten base cupboards with granite work tops and matching upstand, deep glazed sink, integrated Leisure dual-fuel range cooker with a copper coloured splash back, together with an open-fronted china cabinet, plumbing for a washing machine and space for fridge/freezer and tumble drier.


GALLERIED  LANDING - Having a window to rear (East)

BEDROOM  1      (rear)      9’ 2”  x  8’ 3”     ( 2.82 m  x  2.52 m )

Having a radiator and window to East.

BEDROOM  2      (rear)      8’ 6”  x  8’ 9”      ( 2.60 m  x  2.67 m )

Having a radiator and window to North

BEDROOM  3      (front)      8’ 5”  x  8’ 2” minimum    ( 2.56 m  x  2.48 m  minimum )

Having a radiator and double aspect windows to West and North.

BEDROOM  4     (front)      11’ 10”  x  8’ 5”   ( 3.34 m  x  2.37 m )

Having a radiator, alcove book shelf and window to West.

OUTSIDE  - To the front there is a slightly elevated forecourt, with wrought iron     railings, flower borders, purple slate chips and a path with a total of seven steps leads to the front door.  A tarmac path on the Northern side gives access to the rear open-plan yard, which serves two other properties and has a small shed and space for recycling boxes.  On the Northern side of the path there is a decent sized, gently sloping lawn (about 60’ long) with a path, screen fencing, patio, fruit tree and fuel store.  

Note  - The garden joins a minor road and we understand that a 2-car parking bay could be creating by excavating part of the garden.    

SERVICES: Mains electricity, gas, drainage, water and   telephone are connected.  Gas central heating.    

( Note:  The Agents have not tested the installations )

FIXTURES  &  FITTINGS  - as described in this brochure are included in the sale price.  

TENURE:  Freehold  -  No forward Chain.    

LOCAL  AUTHORITY:  Powys County Council, County Hall, Llandrindod Wells,   LD1 5LG   Tel: (01597)  826000   

COUNCIL  TAX  -  Band  D  (£1,636.17 for 2019/20)