The Belfry & Firwood

The Belfry &, Firwood, Abermule, Powys, SY15 6JQ

  • Bedrooms: 6+
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Receptions: 2
  • Parking Spaces: 4

Guide Price 549,000

Unexpectedly Back On The Market

An outstanding detached country property.

Originally the local school and chapel, the property was purchased by a well know local builder who tastefully converted the building into an exceptional and individually designed house. He then constructed a detached 2 bedroom bungalow next door for his father.

The original building is built mainly of brick under a slated roof with many of the original features retained and we are pleased to report the property is not listed.

The Belfry enjoys a 58ft main living area with original features and attractive open plan stairs. Sitting room, fitted kitchen, utility, cloak room.

Principal bedroom with ensuite shower and walk in wardrobe.

Guest suite of double bedroom and luxury bathroom.

Third double bedroom. Fourth bedroom/office.

Double garage: 24’7” x 18’ with power and light connected and stairs to useful workshop over.

There is the added benefit of:


A detached bungalow comprising:

Living room, kitchen, two bedrooms and shower room with ample parking to front. Central heating and double glazed.

Particulars of Sale (Virtual Tour):

Approached over a tarmacadam drive off a ‘no though road’ country lane to ample parking and turning for both properties.

To the side taking advantage of the excellent views is a 40’ x 18’ terraced paths area with greenhouse.

The extensive mature gardens and grounds surround the property which has a backdrop of mature woodland.

The accommodation of THE BELFRY contains from the front portico entrance through a leaded glass do to:

Sitting Room:

25’3” x 10’ plus open stair well. A double aspect room with part exposed timber ceiling.

Stairs to:

Office/Fourth Bedroom:

11’7”x 8’10” with 5 double power points.

Exceptonal open plan Living Room with Dining Area:

42' x 16' All with outstanding views over the Severn Valley.

with arched feature to additional Sitting Area.

A very attractive room with feature open stairs to first floor. Full lenght front windows, brick feature fireplace housing multi fuel room heater. 5 radiators, 7 double power points and TV socket.

The raised area: 19' x 15' provides further living space with attractive vaulted ceiling and original stained glass window features, 2 radiators and 2 double power points, cloak room off with hand wash basin.


14’7” x 12’2” with oak floor and exposed beam ceiling. The kitchen is fitted on all sides with tiled back units and work surfaces incorporating 2 bowl sink, 4 ring hob with extractor over, double oven and refrigerator. Radiator. 4 double power points and spotlighting.


14’7” x 5” with single sink unit with cupboard over, plumbing in point for washing machine. Radiator and 2 double power points. Rear entrance door.

Spacious landing with Sitting Area to:

Principle Bedroom:

15’7” x 15’3” A fully fitted and appointed room with built in units and ensuite shower room with pedestal basin, w.c. and shower cubicle and generous size walk in wardrobe.

Guest Suite:

comprising double bedroom: 15’5” x 9’2”. Luxury Bathroom with stepped bath, pedestal washbasin with shaver socket, glass/mirror shelf unit and w.c. all with tiled surround.

Bedroom 2 (off the half landing). 12'8" x 10'6" with radiator and power point.


In the past Firwood has achieved a monthly rental of £500.00, which maybe of interest to potential buyers.

A very useful addition to this unique property providing excellent grannex or letting opportunity, it contains from the recessed entrance to:


Living Room:

16’ x 13’10” multi fuel room heater, radiator, 3 double power points and TV socket.


10’6” x 9’9” fitted matching base units and wall cupboards. Single drainer sink with plumbing in point for washing machine under. 4 double power points.

Rear Entrance/Utility Area:

Housing central heating boiler.

Shower Room:

With instant shower in cubicle, w.c. and washbasin. Fully tiled with electric heater and fan.

Bedroom 1:

12’ x 9’9” with radiator and 2 double power point.

Bedroom 2:

10’9” x 10’4” with radiator and power point.


Freehold with vacant possession on completion.


Mains water and electricity.
Private drainage.
Oil fired central heating
Double glazing


The services have not been inspected or examined by the selling agents.


The measurements contained in these particulars are approximate and for guidance only.


The Belfry:

Property Band ‘G’ (verbal enquiry only).


Property Band ‘D’ (verbal enquiry only).

Local Authority:

Powys (Montgomeryshire) County Council, Powys County Hall, Spa Road East, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5LG. Tel: 01597 827463. Email:


Strictly by appointment with the sole selling agents Harry Ray & Company. Tel: 01938 552555.

Energy Performance Certificate:

A full EPC is available on request or click on the link: Firwood EPC and The Belfry EPC

Money Laundering:

The successful purchaser will be required to produce adequate identification to prove their identity within the terms of /the Money Laundering Regulations. Appropriate examples: Passport and/or photographic Driving Licence and recent utility bill.

Please Note:

A small area of Japanese Knotweed is present within the boundary of the property. 


from Welshpool travel south on the A483 for about 9 miles and a short distance before the Abermule turn take the turning on the right (Dolforwyn Hall). Take first left and after a short distance left again into the 'no through' road.

The Belfry is the first property on the right.

From Newtown take the A483 North for about 4 miles and after passing the second turning into Abermule, take the next left and proceed as above.

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