The Old Court House, West Street, Rhayader,   Price 189,950For Sale

2 Bedroom, House - Detached

About this property

Period character property, formerly a Police Station and Court House, offering flexible accommodation. The property comprises a charming well appointed TWO BEDROOM HOUSE (1 x king-size bedroom and 1 x large family room having 1 double and 2 single bed spaces) in excellent decorative order throughout, plus the FORMER COURT HOUSE including anteroom and cells.

Located in the centre of the bustling market town of Rhayader the property offers many opportunities to prospective purchasers.



Porch/Entrance Hallway:

Victorian tiled floor; coat hooks. Access to Court House hallway with flagstone floor and original prison cells intact, leading to former Court Room.

Half glazed door to

Inner Hallway:

Radiator; wall lights; roof window to side. Doors to


Radiator; pendant light; electric fire with surround on tiled hearth; window to front with fitted Venetian blind.


Excellent range of matching base, wall, open shelving and glass display units with worktops and tiled splashbacks; single drainer sink unit; integrated washing machine and fridge freezer; range-style cooker with extractor fan over.

Vinyl floor; radiator; recessed ceiling lights. Understairs cupboard; two windows to side.

From Inner Hallway; staircase with fitted carpet and bannister rises to the First Floor.



Fitted carpet; radiator; access-hatch to roof space; window to rear and to side.


Pedestal wash hand basin; low level WC suite; tiled shower cubicle; freestanding bath.

Fluorescent light with shaver point; built in cupboard; tile-effect flooring; radiator; roof window to side.

Bedroom 1:

Fitted carpet; radiator; recessed roof lights; painted stone wall; built in dressing room/walk in wardrobe; window to rear with roller blind; four roof windows to rear.

Bedroom 2:

Fitted carpet; radiator; pendant light; built in wardrobe; window to front with fitted Venetian blind.


Inner Hallway

Stone flagged floor. Doors toL

Former Prison Cells

Two former prison cells with original door and features.

Former Court Room

Large room with three windows to the front. Exposed timbers to the vauted ceiling.


Useful room at the rear of the building. Door and widnow to rear.

Viewing Arrangements

Viewing are strictly through the Sole Agents, Clare Evans & Co tel 01597 810457

Council Tax

We are advised that the property is in Band 'F'.


The property is approached up a few stone steps from West Street. At the front of the property there is a reasonably sized tarmacadam seating area providing some external space at the property.

Local parks and recreation areas are located very near to this property as well as riverside walks and easy access to the beautiful Elan Valley.

Please Note that there is a pedestrian right of way to a dwelling to the rear of this building along the front of the building.

Local Area

Rhayader is a friendly market town ( situated in the beautiful upper Wye Valley and has a good range of local facilities such as supermarkets, butcher, grocer, delicatessen, chemist, doctor’s surgery, primary school and well equipped leisure centre with two squash courts, gym, swimming pool and jacuzzi.

A wider range of facilities including secondary schools is available at Llandrindod Wells (11 miles), Builth Wells (13 miles) and Llanidloes (14 miles) respectively. The noted Elan Valley ( with its wonderful lakes, reservoirs, dams, mountains and open hills is about 4 miles to the west.

The west Wales coast and university town of Aberystwyth is 34 miles distant. The nearest railway station, on the Heart of Wales line, is located at Llandrindod Wells.

Excellent road links are afforded by the main north-south road A470, and the east-west A44.

Local Authority

Powys County Council. Tel No: 01597 826000


Mains electricity, gas, water and drainage

Important Notice

These particulars are offered on the understanding that all negotiations are conducted through this company. Neither these particulars, nor oral representations, form part of any offer or contract and their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Any floor plan provided is for representation purposes only, as defined by the RICS Code of Measuring Practice and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure their accuracy the measurements of windows, doors and rooms are approximate and should be used as such by prospective purchasers. Any services, systems and appliances mentioned have not been tested by us and we cannot verify that they are in working order. All photographs remain the copyright of Clare Evans & Co.

The Property Ombudsman

Clare Evans & Co is a member of The Property Ombudsman Estate Agents Scheme and therefore adhere to their Code of Practice. A copy of the Code of Practice is available in the office and on request. Clare Evans & Co's complaints procedure is also available on request.

PMA Reference



West Street, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5AF

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