Penybont Wood, Llanwrin, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20


Guide price

Penybont Wood lies adjoining the main A489 with good access and useful tracks, running through its entire length, It was planted approximately 15 years ago with European Larch, extending to approximately 11.50 acres, offering both management and extraction uses. In terms of commercial maximising its potential it would benefit from a strategic management plan. Agr


Morris Marshall & Poole have been favoured with the kind instructions of E R Hughes & Co to offer for sale by Private Treaty a block of 15 year old Larch woodland that extends to approximately 11.50 Acres..

Situation and Directions

From Cemmaes Road proceed towards Machynlleth along the A489 for approximately 1 miles where Penybont Wood will be situated on the left.

From Machynlleth take the A489 for approximately 4 miles and the wood will be situated on the right hand side after passing the turning on the right to Abercegir.

General Remarks

Penybont wood lies adjoining the main A489 with good access and useful tracks, running through its entire length, which would be very beneficial for both management and extraction purposes.

Planted approximately 15 years ago with Japanese Larch, The woodland would benefit from a strategic management plan in order to maximise its commercial potential.


The access is via a council owned site, through double gates to which the purchaser would have a key. The site is a gravelled hard standing, giving good access to the most eastern end of the woodland. The track which runs through the wood and divides after a short distance into lower and upper tracks which provide very good access throughout the entire length of the woodland.


The land will be sold freehold and vacant possession will be given upon completion.

Sporting Rights

These are owned and will pass to the new owner.

Mineral Rightsm

These are owned by Williams Wyn Estate and will not pass onto the new owner.

Boundary Responsibilities

The roadside boundary together with the shorter boundaries on the east and western sides of the site are the responsibility of the woodland owner. However, the boundary which runs along the south eastern side is the responsibility of the adjoining land owner.


Viewing is possible at any reasonable time during daylight hours with a set of these particulars. Care should be taken as there are many hazards in a woodland environment.


There are taxation benefits which may apply to woodland ownership including 100% relief from Inheritance Tax where parcels have been owned for over 2 years. Timber sales are also normally free of all Income Tax and there are also Capital Gains Tax advantages which can be utilised in most cases.

Rights of Way

The woodland is sold with the benefit of a Right of Way through the Council owned depot. It is understood that there is a public footpath that runs for a short distance along the eastern edge of the site.

Wayleaves and Easements

The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of any existing rights of way, drainage, water and other rights, easements and wayleaves whether by written agreement or otherwise


The land will be sold subject to any development plan, tree preservation order, town planning schedule, resolution or notice which maybe or become to be in force, and subject to any road widening or improvement schemes land charges and statutory provisions or by laws without any obligation on the vendors to specify them.

Method of Sale

The land will be offered for sale by Private Treaty with offers being submitted to:

Morris Marshall & Poole, 28 Broad Street, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 7RW

Tel: (01938) 554818


All interested parties are respectfully requested to negotiate direct with the selling agents.


Harrisons Solicitors LLP

11 Berriew Street, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 7SL

Tel: 01938 552 545


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Agricultural Mortgage Corporation:

Morris Marshall & Poole are AMC Agents throughout Mid Wales and the Shropshire Borders. AMC have lent to rural business since 1928 and can now offer loans on smallholdings which create an income to the owner be it letting of grazing or buildings or for a small agricultural or equestrian business. Their loans are competitive and un-callable and may offer tax advantages over a residential mortgage. AMC are also able to lend against the value of land and buildings. For a free initial discussion please contact any office.


Messrs Morris Marshall & Poole, for themselves and for the vendors of this property, whose agents they are, give notice that:

(i)the particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers, and do not constitute part of, an offer of contract.

(ii)all descriptions, dimensions, reference to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation and other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct but any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them.

(iii)no person in the employment of Morris Marshall & Poole has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property

Morris Marshall and Poole

01938 554 818

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