Picturesque farm in the Brecon Beacons National Park
Ysgubor Fawr is an attractive residential farm totalling about 289 acres (stms- subject to measured survey) in the Brecon Beacons National Park. It offers a diverse and interesting mix of level croppable land, pastureland, hill grazing and amenity land over four separate blocks. The farm is for sale as a whole or in up to four Lots.
Lot 1. Ysgubor Fawr Farmhouse and land (about 98 acres). Guide Price £1.2m.
The main holding provides a large 4 reception room, 5 bedroom period home (thought to date c.1905) providing generous accommodation space with character features and modern touches. Traditional stone barns set around the old farmyard offer many possible uses together with modern general purpose buildings. The main block of land of Ysgubor Fawr stretches all around the farmstead and borders the village. Four other parcels of land also surround the village. In total the holding extends to about 98 acres (stms). We have been informed by the owners that fibre broadband is available (not currently connected).
A smart entrance porch with tiled floor leads into the reception hall with parquet flooring with doors off to the main reception rooms. On the right is the main reception room with wood flooring and a fine open fireplace with marble surround and mantel taking centre stage. On the left is a second reception room again with an ornate open fireplace. A door at the end of the hall leads to the dining room that was formerly the old kitchen and still retains the charming old cooking range and bread oven. A door leads off to a useful utility room and cloakroom. A door leads through to the large kitchen breakfast room that has been completed in recent years to provide a most comfortable and practical modern space. Featuring smart bespoke hand painted fitted units, integrated dishwasher, range cooker with extractor hood and limestone flooring with underfloor heating. Open plan to the kitchen is a comfortable dining/reception room that has lovely views to the village and opens out onto a patio and enclosed area of the garden.
The stairs rise up from the reception hall to the first floor accommodation. This floor includes 5 bedrooms, 3 bedrooms facing the front of the house and 2 on the side. One bedroom has an ensuite shower room while the other bedrooms have the use of a family bathroom. A secondary staircase also leads back down to the ground floor and opens out into the kitchen.
Externally & The Outbuildings
An impressive stone range lies on the old farmyard and is ideal for storage/workshop purposes but also has the potential for conversion (stp subject to planning). A garage and adjoining building could also make a useful studio/office (stp). Other more modern buildings onsite (Dutch barn and a 4 Bay steel portal frame building are both ideal for livestock, horses, machinery and animal feed.
The main block of land of Ysgubor Fawr stretches all around the farmstead and borders the village. Four other parcels of land also surround the village. The land comprises level pasture/cropping land, gently sloping and sloping pastureland. In total the holding extends to about 98 acres (stms).
Lot 2: Land at Sarnau & Caenewydd (about 115 acres).
Guide Price £460,000.
About 1 miles to the south-east of the main farm is a block of land comprising some level pasture/cropping land, gently sloping to sloping pastureland, hill grazing and amenity land. In all, this block extends to about 115 acres (stms). We have been informed by the owners that this block benefits from grazing rights on the common land adjoining it.
Lot 3: Land and derelict house at Abermydan (about 32 acres). Guide Price £210,000.
About 1.5 miles away from the farm to the north is a third block of land that also includes a derelict farmhouse and outbuildings. This is beautifully situated in an elevated position surrounded by its own land and is close to the farm owned by the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall. This block is accessed by a short third party owned track. There may be potential for re-instatement of the house (stp and permission for residential access). The land comprises a good block of level to gently sloping pasture/cropping land and extends to about 32 acres (stms).
Lot 4: Land at Gwernyfed (about 44 acres).
Guide Price £230,000.
Just over 2 miles from the farm to the north-east is the fourth block of land divided into one main block and a secondary smaller block. The land comprises mainly level pasture/cropping land and extends to about 44 acres (stms).
Exciting opportunity to own a large farm in a sought after location.Daniel Rees