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3 bed cottage for sale The Old Smithy, Scleddau, Fishguard SA65

3 beds
1 bath
2 receptions
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Property location

Nearby amenities

  • Ysgol Glannau Gwaun2 miles
  • Ysgol Bro Gwaun2 miles
  • Fishguard & Goodwick2.5 miles
  • Fishguard Ferry Terminal2.5 miles

Features and description

  • Detached 2 storey Cottage.
  • Well appointed 2/3 Reception and 2/3 Bedroom accommodation.
  • Partial Economy 7 Electric Heating, Jotul Woodburning Stove, sg Windows with insulated shutters and Roof Insulation.
  • Delightful established Gardens and Grounds with Flowering Shrubs, Soft Fruit Trees, Apple Trees, 2 Wildlife Ponds etc.
  • Off Road Parking for 2 Vehicles with potential for further parking.
*An attractive Detached 2 storey stone Cottage residence.
*Deceptively spacious, well appointed 2/3 Reception and 2/3 Bedroom accommodation.
*Partial E7 Electric Heating, Jotul Woodburning Stove, sg Windows with Insulated Shutters and Roof Insulation.
*Delightful established Gardens and Grounds with Flowering Shrubs, Soft Fruit Trees, Apple Trees, 2 Wild Life Ponds etc.
*Off Road Parking for 2 Vehicles with potential for further parking.
*Ideally suited for Retirement, Family, Investment or for Holiday Letting purposes.
*Early inspection strongly advised. Realistic price guide. EPC Rating tbc


The Old Smithy stands inset off the Scleddau to Jordanston Council Maintained District road and is within 350 yards or so of the Main A40 Fishguard to Haverfordwest road.

The Old Smithy is situated within a half a mile or so of the centre of the village of Scleddau which has the benefit of a Public House, Trailer Centre, a Former Chapel and a Repair Garage.

The well known Market Town of Fishguard is within 2 miles or so and has the benefit of a good Shopping Centre together with a wide range of amenities and facilities which briefly include Secondary and Primary Schools, Churches, Chapels, a Building Society, Hotels, Restaurants, Public Houses, Takeaways, Art Galleries, a Cinema/Theatre, Supermarkets and a Leisure Centre.

Fishguard Harbour being close by, provides a Ferry Terminal for Southern Ireland and in addition, there is a Railway Station. The Pembrokeshire Coastline at the Parrog is within 2.5 miles or so of the Property and also close by are the other well known sandy beaches and coves at Pwllgwaelod, Cwm-yr-Eglwys, Newport Sands, Pwllcrochan, Abermawr, Aberbach, Abercastle, Aberfelin and Porthgain.

The County and Market Town of Haverfordwest is within easy car driving distance and has the benefit of an excellent Shopping Centre together with an extensive range of amenities and facilities including The County Council Offices and The County Hospital at Withybush.

There are good road links along the Main A40 from Fishguard to Haverfordwest and Carmarthen and the M4 to Cardiff and London as well as good rail links from Fishguard and Haverfordwest to Carmarthen, Cardiff, London Paddington and the rest of the UK. There is a cycle path which connects Scleddau to both Fishguard and Goodwick and it takes approximately 15 minutes to cycle to The Parrog at Goodwick.


From Fishguard take the Main A40 road south for One and Three Quarter Miles and just prior to entering the village of Scleddau take the turning on the right, signposted to St Davids. Continue on this road for 300 yards or so and take the turning on the left (straight on) signposted to Jordanston and St Davids. Proceed on this road for 30 yards or so and The Old Smithy is the Property on your right. A 'For Sale' board is erected on site.

Alternatively from Haverfordwest take the Main A40 north for some 12 miles or so, passing through the village of Scleddau and a Third of a Mile or so further on, take the turning on the right, signposted to St Davids. Follow directions as above.


The Old Smithy comprises a Detached predominantly single storied Cottage of solid stone and cavity concrete block construction with mainly stone faced elevations and part rendered and coloured elevations under pitched and lean to slate roof and a lean to composition slate roof. Accommodation is as follows:-

Stable Door To:-

Kitchen (3.66m x 2.74m approx (12'0" x 9'0" approx))

With ceramic tile floor, single drainer stainless steel sink unit with hot and cold, range of floor and wall cupboards with drawer units, plumbing for washing machine, telephone point, whitened natural stone walls, cooker box, 9 power points, appliance points, single glazed window with insulated shutters, 2 ceiling lights, 2 worktop lights, extractor fan, fridge and freezer recesses, bespoke glass splashback and opening with step up to:-

Sitting/Dining Room (5.79m 5.05m (19'0" 16'7" ))

With 3 single glazed windows with insulated shutters, exposed 'A' frames, whitened natural stone walls, 2 Velux windows, 6 spotlights, staircase to First Floor, 3 understairs cupboards, Jotul No 1 Woodburning Stove on a ceramic tile hearth, wiring for Satellite TV and additional TV points, 6 power points, 2 window seats, 2 Dimplex storage heaters, opening to Inner Hall and double pine doors to:-

Bedroom 2 (5.51m x 2.36m (18'1" x 7'9"))

With ceramic tile floor, 2 Velux windows, 4 downlighters, whitened natural stone wall, 2 single glazed windows, storage heater, consumer unit, insulated pine tongue and groove clad ceiling and 6 power points.

Inner Hall

With ceramic tile floor, double pine doors to Garden Room and Pine doors to Shower Room and:-

Walk In Store Room

With fitted shelves, ceramic tile floor and ceiling light.

Shower Room

With ceramic tile floor, white suite of Wash Hand Basin with a concealed electric water heater and WC in vanity surrounds, glazed and tiled Shower Cubicle with a Mira Vie electric shower, fully tiled walls, towel rail, toilet roll holder, wall mirror, extractor fan, ceiling light, bathroom cabinet and a storage heater.

Garden Room (3.71m x 2.08m (12'2" x 6'10"))

With pine floorboards, 2 Velux windows, door to Garden, 2 windows with insulated shutters, storage heater point, pine tongue and groove clad ceiling, whitened natural stone wall, 3 power points, ceiling spotlight, fitted shoe/cloaks cupboard, pine double doors to Inner Hall and pine door to:-

Study/Bedroom 3 (3.56m x 2.08m (11'8" x 6'10"))

With pine floorboards, whitened natural stone walls and ceiling, pine tongue and groove clad walls and ceiling, TV point, ceiling spotlight, Velux window, single glazed window to rear garden with insulated shutters, storage heater point and 4 power points.

First Floor

Crog Loft/Bedroom 1 (5.05m x 3.76m maximum (16'7" x 12'4" maximum))

With whitened natural stone wall, 2 Velux windows with blinds, 2 ceiling spotlights, 4 power points and 2 electric consumer units.


Directly to the fore of the Property is a small Lawned Garden and to the side is a Cobbled/Gravelled Hardstanding area allowing for Off Road Vehicle Parking. A gated entrance leads into a further hardstanding area allowing for additional Vehicle/Boat/Caravan parking space. In addition, there are 2 Garden Store Sheds each measuring 10'0" x 8'0", a Wood Store 8'0" x 6'0" and a Greenhouse 8'0" x 6'0".

Outside Power Point.

The Property stands in delightful established Gardens and Grounds with an abundance of Flowering Shrubs, Soft Fruit Trees including Gooseberry, Redcurrant, Blackcurrant, a Grape Vine, 6 Apple Trees, 2 Wildlife Ponds, a Herb Bed and Raised Vegetable Beds. There are paved and slate chip path walkways around the Garden. In order to appreciate the Gardens to its full extent inspection is essential and strongly advised.


Mains Water (metered supply) and Electricity are connected. Septic Tank Drainage. Telephone, subject to British Telecom Regulations. Broadband Connection. Partial Economy 7 Electric Heating. Roof Insulation. Single Glazed Windows with Insulated Shutters. Velux Double Glazed Skylight Windows.


Freehold with Vacant Possession upon Completion.


The Old Smithy is a deceptively spacious (predominantly single storied) character Cottage which stands in a delightful location within 2 miles or so of the popular Market and Coastal Town of Fishguard. The Property is in excellent decorative order and has many attractive character features including exposed 'A' frames and beams, whitened natural stone walls, pine woodwork, ceramic tile floors etc etc. In addition it has the benefit of Economy 7 Electric Heating as well as a Jotul Woodburning Stove, single glazed windows with insulated shutters and a roof insulation. In addition, it has delightful well maintained, established Gardens including small Lawned Area to the fore, Paved Patios and Slate Chip areas, Flowering Shrubs, Roses, a Bay Tree, Soft Fruits, Apple Trees, Raised Vegetable Beds etc etc. It also has the benefit of 2 Garden Store Sheds, a Wood Store and a Greenhouse, as well as Off Road Parking for 2 Vehicles. It is offered 'For Sale' with a realistic Price Guide and early inspection is strongly advised.

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