Maelienydd Common, Llanbister


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  • Bedrooms: 4
If you are looking for your own slice of peace and tranquility then look no further than this fantastic detached cottage with land, stabling, barns and elevated views over the Mid-Wales countryside. Located in a peaceful, elevated position in rural Powys this property is perfect for those looking to get away from it all and enjoy the surroundings.


Tylers Cottage provides buyers with a wonderful opportunity to own a detached cottage with four bedrooms in a rural location with far reaching views and access to the stunning surrounding countryside. The cottage has charming accommodation which has been lovingly created by the current owner over the past two decades and now offers stables, outbuildings and land. The accommodation comprises of front porch, hall, kitchen/dining room, living room, snug, office, bathroom, four bedrooms and shower room.

Property description

The cottage has two entrances with a porch leading into the kitchen/dining room and second door leading into the hallway which the current owner uses as its ideal for boots and wellington boots. From the hall there is a door leading to the snug, ground floor bathroom and then step up into the kitchen/dining room. The kitchen/dining room is a charming space with a range of units and integrated oven and hob, oak flooring, open fireplace and storage cupboards. There is an American oak staircase leading to two of the bedrooms, with views down the valley, and the front porch leading back out to the grounds and garden. From the kitchen/dining room a step up leads to a further hall with rear door to the garden and then through to the living room with three windows overlooking the grounds and gardens and an open fireplace. This spacious room could be used as a dining room, bedroom or play room depending on individual preference. From the entrance hall there is a door into the ground floor bathroom with a three piece suite, tiled floor and walls. The snug is a cosy room with inset multi fuel stove in the fireplace and patio doors leading out onto the elevated deck which brings the beauty of your surroundings into the home. Off the snug is an office, ideal for those requiring a work from home space. Stairs then rise to two more bedrooms with the same fantastic views over the countryside and then a shower room fitted with a white suite and access into the loft space.

Stables, Barn and Car port

The council maintained lane leads down to a gravelled driveway where parking, stable block and car port can be found. To the front of the house there is a stone barn with hayloft above. The stables are Border Oak timber built with concrete pad across the front and an enclosed area with sand and timber fencing, two are 12ft x12ft , one is 10ft x12ft and one 18ft x12ft. The stable block has three stables and a tack and store room. The car port is double height to allow for stock box parking and is a double bay, 28ft x 24ft, with a slate roof. With the necessary permissions this could potentially be converted to another dwelling on site for family or a holiday let. There is also the stone barn with two former stables and then a hayloft above that acts as storage and a studio or office with views over the valley and beyond.

The Land, gardens and grazing rights

Tylers Cottage has approximately 4.76 acres of land including paddocks and gardens. There are three grass paddocks with a fourth paddock that is planted with trees. The gardens around the cottage are mainly laid to lawn with mature flower beds and plants. There is a decked area to the bottom of the garden with an ornamental pond. At the top of the land there is a garden room which affords elevated views over the property and onto the common beyond. The owner also has grazing rights onto Maelienydd Common for grazing sheep and stone from Boot quarry.


Situated near Llanbister, which is a charming village near the Victorian Spa town of Llandrindod Wells, nestled in the hills of Mid Wales set in hundreds of acres of moorland and right on the edge of Maelienydd Common which offers direct outriding, waking and cycling on the Radnor Ring cycle route no. 825. Located in the old county of Radnorshire, the area is largely unspoilt and perfect for walkers, cyclists, horse riders and offers a wide range of pursuits enjoying the surrounding countryside directly from your front door. The spa town of Llandrindod Wells was regenerated in the Victorian era and offers a wealth of period properties throughout the town, boasts several parks, leisure lake, a wide range of shops, schools, services and train station with links on the Heart of Wales line to Swansea and Shrewsbury. The whole of Mid Wales is noted for its areas of natural beauty such as the Wye Valley, Elan Valley and Cambrian hills, renowned amongst the walking, riding and fishing fraternity. The Royal Welsh Showground near Builth Wells hosts numerous events throughout the year attracting thousands of visitors to the area, with cultural and sporting events at Llanwrtyd Wells.


The property has oil fired heating, with a new boiler being installed in November 2020, mains electricity and a private water supply and septic tank drainage. The water comes from the Spring and is pumped to a holding tank that hold 1000 litres and doesn't go below 900 litres.

Agents notes

Buyers are advised that the property is being sold as a FREEHOLD.


Using What Three Words the property can be found at ///Stunts.Ghost.Stems

On leaving the roundabout at Crossgates, on the A483, continue along this road for approximately 6 miles, then take the right turn, signposted Llanbister Road and follow this road for a mile. You will pass over the cattle grid and the drive can be found on your left hand side with a house name by the timber 5 bar gate. PLEASE CLOSE THE GATE

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.

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