Penmaes 1 Sychpant, Llandrindod Wells
LD1 £200,000 < Back


  • 3-bed detached bungalow
  • Kitchen / Diner
  • Lounge with woodburner
  • Bathroom
  • Level lawned garden and patio
  • Workshop
  • PVC double glazing
  • Oil-fired central heating
  • Located within 1/4 mile from village amenities


Penmaes, 1 Sychpant, Newbridge-on-Wye, Llandrindod Wells, Powys LD1 6LE


COMPRISING: - An attractive detached bungalow with brick elevations and concrete tiled roof, recently upgraded with a new oil central heating system, wood burner, new kitchen and bathroom suites and it briefly provides: - Entrance Hall, Lounge, 20’ Kitchen / Diner, 3 Bedrooms and Bathroom, together with a parking for 2 cars, a 17’ Workshop, patios to front and rear, wrapped around by a large level lawn and screen hedging.    Council Tax - Band D    EPC - Band  D


PRICE: - Open to offers over  £200,000     


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


DIRECTIONS: -  From Llandrindod Wells take the A4081 and B4358 to Newbridge-on-Wye.  On reaching the village turn right immediately after the Garage onto Sychpant and Penmaes is the first property on the right.    Sale board erected   

From Builth Wells take the A470 North (towards Rhayader) for 5 miles to Newbridge-on-Wye.  Go past the Church then turn right by the New Inn (for Llandrindod Wells).  Sychpant is on the left after 200 yards.


SITUATION: -  Newbridge-on-Wye is a picturesque small village set in the beautiful upper Wye Valley and bisected by the A470 Cardiff to Bangor Trunk road.  It has a Primary School, sub-Post Office / Convenience Store, two Public Houses, Garage, Church, Chapel, Community Centre and Bus Stop, surrounded by unspoilt countryside.  Sychpant is a small development that was built in the late 1980’s and it has matured nicely.  Penmaes (meaning - top of the field) has a Westerly aspect and is set on a large, level, corner plot that borders onto a car lot and the ‘B’ class road, and it is within a short walk of facilities.  The County Town of Llandrindod Wells is 4½ miles and the small market towns of Builth Wells and Rhayader are 5½ miles and 8 miles distant respectively with a regular bus service.  Together they provide a good range of shopping and business facilities (Tesco Superstore, Aldi and Co-op Supermarkets), Secondary Schools, Cottage Hospital and Railway Stations (Shrewsbury to Swansea Line).  In the 2015, 2017 and 2019 Rightmove surveys LD1 (Llandrindod Wells postal area) was declared “the friendliest place to move to in the UK” and “Happiest Town in Wales”.  Excellent local leisure amenities include three sports centres, two golf courses, indoor and outdoor bowls, Cinema, Theatres, fishing on the River Wye and Elan Valley Dams.  The market towns of Llanidloes, Brecon and Newtown are approximately 22, 26 and 31 miles distant, with the coastal resort and University Town of Aberystwyth and City of Hereford around an hours drive.  


THE  RESIDENCE  -  Penmaes is an attractive detached bungalow built around 1987 from a timber frame with brick elevations and a concrete tiled roof.  It has recently been remodelled to incorporate the garage into the dwelling, creating a third bedroom and a great kitchen / diner, and the lost storage capacity has been replaced by the construction of a substantial Workshop at the rear.  Over the past 5-years it been brought up to date with new kitchen and bathroom suites, oil-fired central heating (in place of Economy 7 Storage Heaters), new fireplace with a multi-fuel stove, wood grained u-PVC double-glazed windows and doors, etc.  This bungalow has laminate flooring, a light atmosphere and provides the following accommodation -

ENTRANCE  HALL  - Being L-shaped and having a double-glazed door, laminate flooring and radiator.

LOUNGE      13’ 7”  x  11’ 11”      ( 4.15 m  x  3.63 m )

Having a small multi-fuel stove set in a brick fireplace, television and telephone points, radiator, laminate flooring and large window to front.

BEDROOM  1      (front)      10’ 0”  x  9’ 11”      ( 3.07 m  x  3.02 m )

Having a radiator and laminate flooring. 

BEDROOM  2      (rear)      10’ 11”  x  9’ 5”      ( 3.33 m  x  2.86 m )

Having a radiator, laminate flooring and television wall mounting bracket.

BATHROOM - Having a white suite incorporating a toilet and wash basin set in white cabinets and a P-shaped shower bath with a glazed screen and thermostatic shower over, together with fully tiled walls, ladder towel heater, shaver point, toiletries cabinet, tiled floor, extractor fan and window.

KITCHEN / DINER      20’ 3”  x  8’ 11”      ( 6.16 m  x  2.71 m )

Having a cream coloured suite (new 2017) incorporating six base cupboards, eight  wall cupboards, larder cupboard, asterite 1½-bowl sink, work tops with matching upstand and  stainless steel chimney cooker hood.  In addition there is an electric cooker point, plumbing for a dishwasher and washing machine, space for a tumble drier and fridge-freezer, 12 spot lights, radiator, laminate flooring, radiator, window and glazed door to rear and door to

BEDROOM  3 / STUDY      11’ 8”  x  8’ 8”      ( 3.55 m  x  2.65 m )

Having a radiator and laminate flooring.


OUTSIDE  - Penmaes is set behind a neatly clipped conifer hedge and approached through a pair of wrought iron gates to a tarmac parking bay with space for two cars.  Paved paths run around the bungalow and at the front there is a paved and gravelled patio with a South-Westerly aspect and good privacy.  A large level lawn runs around to the rear, where there is a large stone paved patio, water tap, light, Worcester oil-fired boiler (in a cabinet), bunded PVC oil tank and 

WORKSHOP    17’  x  9’ 4”    ( 5.21 m  x  2.83 m )  - A substantial timber structure, built in situ with feather-edge boarding, European profile coated steel roof, lighting, power points, work bench, shelving and PVC double-glazed window.    


TENURE - This property is Freehold.                    Note - Most photos taken with a wide angle lens.

SERVICES:  Mains electricity, telephone, drainage and water are connected.  Fibre Broadband  (about 68mbs download / 15mbs upload).  ( Note:  The Agents have not tested the installations )

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

LOCAL  AUTHORITY  Powys County Council, County Hall, Llandrindod Wells,  LD1 5LG Tel: (01597) 826000     COUNCIL TAX  Band  D    (£1,649.24  for 2020 / 2021)