7 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Felingerrig, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20
- Detached Grade II Listed Period House (awaiting planning approval)
- Outskirts of Machynlleth
- Predominantly level walk to the town centre
- About 1 acre of landscaped gardens
Detached Grade II Listed Period House (awaiting planning approval)
Outskirts of Machynlleth
Predominantly level walk to the town centre
About 1 acre of landscaped gardens
Currently a small Hotel overlooking the Snowdonia National Park and found on the fringe of the historic town of Machynlleth, 15 miles from the picturesque Cardigan Bay coastline and set in the Dyfi Biosphere.
Plas Dolguog has offered high quality accommodation for the discerning traveller and business use for a number of years and is set in attractive well maintained garden and grounds extending to just over 1 acre (or thereabouts). The current owners have applied ofr change of use back to a period country house and the application is in the process of preparation and will be lodged with the Local Authority in Summer 2021.
Plas Dolguog is set in the heart of the Dyfi Valley with views towards the edge of the famous Snowdonia National Park. Set amid specimen trees and Gold Award winning gardens, you will find the tranquility of this hidden oasis. The ancient market town of Machynlleth with its interesting shops and watering holes, historic buildings and wide main street dominated by the clock tower is only 1.6 miles away to the south-west. The town's colourful, bustling street market has been held in the same street since 1291. Machynlleth is in the heart of Mid Wales, both geographically and culturally and is well placed for visits to castles, nature and sandy beaches. The stunning coastal village of Aberdyfi overlooking Cardigan Bay is only 12 miles to the south-west and is a superb sailing centre at the head of a broad estuarial plain which changes hourly with the ebb and flow of the tide.
The family have introduced the latest ideas in sustainable energy as can be seen by the photovoltaic panels (on adjacent house) and Biomass boiler. This assisted in the family's property's achieving the Green Dragon Accreditation, Bee Friendly Park Statue and David Bellamy Gold (1996-present).
The present owners have established a small chalet park on the edge of the grounds which have received several awards for their design and layout.
ACCOMMODATION (See Plan)
Reception, Dining Room 25'5 x 15'10, Lounge 21'2 x 13'9 with inglenook, Inner Hall, Bar 25' x 15', Cu Og Restaurant and Conservatory 80'9 x 27'4 (max) with stunning views across the principal lawn and to the views beyond, Gents & Ladies Conveniences and a dedicated Utility Area incorporating Commercial Kitchen 20'5 x 18'5, Office 12'1 x 12, Pot wash area and Food and General Stores with Separate WC. Steps lead down to Cellar.
Two separate staircases lead to the First Floor accommodation. On this floor are 7 en-suite Bedrooms (6 with valley views over Snowdonia National Park and one overlooking the front of the main house).
3/4 Rooms that are currently used as Attic Storage but have the potential to convert to further accommodation (subject to approval).
The house is set in generous landscaped, predominantly lawned grounds and enjoy a tarmacadamed driveway to wide turning and parking area to the front . Lawns to either side with mature shrubs and borders.
To the rear is the principle garden, to lawn and benefitting from panoramic views of the Snowdonia National Park and Dyfi Valley. In the garden is a particular area called 'Grandma's Garden' named after the owners late wife, this area encompass mature garden areas and new planting, wildflowers, sculptures and carvings and has seating areas to enjoy the views. This garden has received the David Bellamy Gold Award for Conservation, officially opened by him in 2004.
Plas Dolguog has a Grade II Listed status and a copy of the Listing is available from the agents upon request.
Currently a small country house hotel, the property, 40 years ago, was previously a family home and latterly a Guest House. A planning application is being submitted for change of use to a County House (Summer 2021).