Stapleton, Presteigne

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
This single storey Barn Conversion is located in the idyllic rural hamlet of Stapleton, a mile from Presteigne. It offers spacious 3 Bed Accommodation with a wealth of character throughout 2 Reception Rooms Oil Fired Central Heating It is set in extensive Mature Gardens & Grounds of about half an acre with useful Garden Sheds and a Greenhouse Ample Driveway & Parking.


The property is situated in a quiet rural position on a 'No Through' road nestling beneath the ruins of Stapleton Castle near to the Welsh border and a mile from the picturesque market town of Presteigne. Voted by readers of The Times, as one of the best places in the UK to live, the town provides local amenities including schools, sports centre, local independent shops, pubs, cafés, church, cricket and bowling clubs.

Ludlow lies within easy reach of 15 miles, with a selection of independent and state schools, golf courses, National Hunt racing, high street shopping, weekly market, bars and well known restaurants and an abundance of culture including regular festivals, including the acclaimed Ludlow Food Festival. The pretty market town of Hay-on-Wye, popular for its Book Festival, is some 19 miles to the south east.


Converted from an original timber-frame barn, this charming attached dwelling offers spacious single level accommodation that has retained many original historic features. From the driveway double doors open into a good sized Enclosed Porch with a further door leading to the Reception Hallway. From there a door leads through to a well-proportioned large Living Room with a high vaulted ceiling over original beams and trusses. There is attractive maple parquet flooring throughout and a wood burning stove stands on a raised brick hearth.

Off the Reception Hallway is a door leading through to the Kitchen, which offers a range of matching oak fronted base and wall units with solid wood work surfaces, inset twin bowl sink unit, built-in double oven and 5 ring gas hob with extractor hood above. The Kitchen benefits from a Walk-in Larder with quarry tiled floor, a slate cold slab and fitted oak shelving. The Kitchen opens through to a generous Dining/ Sitting room with further exposed timbers and double glazed French Doors opening out to the gardens providing a small lawn area for outside sitting and flowerbeds.

An Inner Hallway off the Dining/Living-room provides access to the principal bedroom, a bathroom and second bedroom. The Main Bedroom is a good size with a separate dressing area. Bedroom 2 is currently used as an office. The Bathroom is offering a suite to include a terracotta floor, panelled bath, low flush w/c and hand wash basin.

Off the Reception Hallway is the 3rd Double Bedroom, a Shower Room with a tiled and glazed shower, low flush w/c and hand wash basin. Opposite is a Utility Room with space and plumbing for washing machine, a laundry/airing cupboard and the oil central heating boiler with shelving above.


The property enjoys generous gardens and grounds of near to half an acre. A gravelled driveway sweeps into a good sized parking and turning area off which there is a pretty lawned garden area with shrubs, topiary and floral borders, onto which the French doors from the Dining/Living Room open. Opposite the Entrance Porch is a good Garden/Tool Shed, and a covered Wood Storage area.

To the other side of the driveway, approached through a 5-bar gate in a drystone wall is a good-size garden area which has also a secondary vehicular access via the rear driveway through another 5-bar gate. While this driveway belongs to the property, it also gives access to the neighbouring property. The garden area is split into a variety of flower - and vegetable growing plots. It is interspersed with trees, shrubs and topiary and has a small Greenhouse. There are soft fruit sections and a useful second larger Garden Shed.


Mains Electricity & Water.

Private Shared Drainage.

Oil fired central heating

Council Tax Band: E


Broadband Availability:

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The Herefordshire Council - 01432 260000


Strictly by appointment. Please contact the agents on 01568 610600

Viewings to be conducted under our viewings policies, copies of which can be found on


Proceed into Presteigne, go down Broad Street and over the river bridge towards Stapleton. Fork off right towards Stapleton down the 'No Through' road. The property will be found a little way down here on the left.


Jackson Property (Leominster)

for themselves and the vendors of the property, whose agents they are, give notice that these particulars, although believed to be correct, do not constitute any part of an offer of contract ..

Any intending purchaser must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars. Prospective buyers are advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.


LIVING ROOM - 21'4 x 16'9 (6.50m x 5.11m)

KITCHEN - 15'4 x 9'10 (4.67m x 3.00m)

FAMILY DINING ROOM - 21'4 x 14'7 (6.50m x 4.45m)

UTILITY ROOM - 6'6 x 5'6 (1.98m x 1.68m)

PRINCIPAL BEDROOM - 18'7 x 10'0 (5.66m x 3.05m)

BEDROOM 2 - 10'11 x 9'2 (3.33m x 2.79m)

BEDROOM 3 - 12'3 x 9'6 (3.73m x 2.90m)

FAMILY BATHROOM - 8'8 x 7'7 (2.64m x 2.31m)

SHOWER ROOM - 6'5 x 5'2 (1.96m x 1.57m)

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