Fynnon Gynydd, Glasbury-on-Wye, Ffynnon Gynydd Hereford, Herefordshire


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A detached and historic farmhouse offering four bedroom accommodation and providing an opportunity to completely renovate and modernise.


Mandach Farmhouse is found on the edge of Fynnon Gynydd common and is an opportunity to further modernise and renovate this historic farmhouse.

The property offers generous accommodation.


Glasbury-on-Wye is found approximately 1 mile and is sited on one of the main river bridge crossings of the River Wye and offers a petrol station/general store, a church, a public house, an outdoor and recreation centre, a café/restaurant and the renowned Foyles Hotel and Restaurant.

The town of Hay-on-Wye is just 5 miles away and gives access to the excellent town facilities. Hay-on-Wye is a delightful border market town well known as the town of books and is a popular tourist destination being well known for the annual Literary Festival which is held at the end of May each year. Hay-on-Wye offers an excellent range of services and facilities including dentists, doctors' surgery, cinema, banks, chemist, library, a wealth of second-hand bookshops and antique shops and an excellent and diverse market which operates every Thursday. There is a wide range of public houses, restaurants and cafes, all located in and close to the town centre. Hay-on-Wye offers a primary school and there is a second primary school in the village of Clifford located only a few miles away. Hay-on-Wye is located on the eastern side of The Brecon Beacons National Park and offers a wide range of leisure and recreational activities.

The Accommodation

The property offers a wealth of retained period features including beams and stonework and offer further potential for extension, subject to the necessary planning consents.

The property is entered into the entrance hall, where immediately to the right hand side there is a sitting room fitted with numerous bookshelves, window to the front and side and has a corner fireplace.

There is a downstairs bathroom with a panel bath, close coupled w.c. And a wash hand basin, through a further door is the kitchen. We understand there is a large Inglenook fireplace, which is currently covered. There are a range of fitted units, windows to the front and a stainless steel sink.

From the kitchen is an opening into a further storage area to the rear and a doorway leads through into the former bakehouse, with a fireplace and bread oven, windows to the front and a further door leading to the diary, at the rear, with windows and a former cold slab.

From the kitchen there ios a staircase to the first floor landing giving access to the main bedroom, which is a generous room with a window to the side and front and has a corner fireplace.

From the landing there is a generous room, which is currenbtly used as a study and a step with a door leads up to Bedroom 3, again a large generous room with further eaves storage and a doorway leads to the granary by a set of steps, which can be accessed from the outside.

From the main landing there is a doorway with ladder access into the eceptionally geneorus attic space offering further potential, subject to the required consents and regulations.


The property is approached across a right of way from the common, along a private shared access into a parking area. A concrete path runs in front of the property and carries around to the rear of the plot where there is a level garden area with various trees.


We are advised that the property is connected to mains water via the adjoining farm, mains electricity, and private drainage. Please note the services or service installations have not been tested.


Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Council Tax Band

Powys Council Band E.

Method of Sale

To be sold by Private Treaty.


From Hay-on-Wye proceed in a south westerly direction towards Brecon on the B4350 continue to Glasbury-on-Wye. At Glasbury turn right, adjacent to the petrol station, continue over the bridge and take the first left hand turning into Glasbury village, continue through Glasbury on the B4350 and into the village of Cwmbach taking the right hand turn signposted to Fynnon Gynydd. Continue up through the forestry and carry onto the common. Where the common opens out, there is a signpost for Mandach Farmhouse and the property is found through the gateway, straight ahead.

Viewing and Contact Details

All viewings must be arranged through the sole selling agents Sunderlands.

Contact tel: 01497 822522.. Office opening hours: Mon-Fri 9.00-5.00pm..Sat 9.00-1.00pm. Out of hours contact

Harry Aldrich-Blake 07717 410757

None of these statements contained in these particulars are to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. These particulars are not an offer or contract or part of one. Floor plans are provided for guidance as to the layout of the property only. Room sizes and measurements are approximate only. Please note we have not tested the equipment, appliances and services in the property and interested parties are advised to commission appropriate investigation before formulating their offer.

Sunderlands are a member of the Ombudsman for Estate Agents Scheme and therefore adhere to their Code of Practise. A copy of the Code of Practise is available on request.

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