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Cryn Pren Wood, 20.83 acres of mainly broadleaved woodland near Tregaron, Mid Wales for £79,500 (freehold) [#J930]


A vigorously growing mainly young broadleaved woodland in a quiet remote and beautiful part of the Welsh countryside, near the market town of Tregaron in the county of Ceredigion.




20.83 acres




£79,500 (freehold)


Ordnance Survey Landranger Series sheet No. 146.

Ordnance Survey Grid References:

Roadside gate: SN 584 613.

Centre of wood: SN 581 613.

Nearest postcode: SY25 6RE.

This postcode will take you to the local area but may not take you to the woodland. You will need to use the location plan and directions as well.


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A mixed woodland of mainly broadleaved trees, with a few scattered Norway spruce. The woodland was replanted after the felling of a previous conifer crop around 12 years ago and is now well established. It was planted with mixed broadleaves including Oak, Ash, Birch and Cherry, but has since had vigorous Birch natural regeneration. The young trees are now around 20 feet high or more and growing well. The woodland would benefit from some thinning out of the natural regeneration should a new owner wish to invest a little time and effort.

Occasional mature broadleaves are found within the woodland and along the boundaries, especially Beech, which are an attractive feature of field boundaries and roadsides in this part of Wales. Scattered through the woodland are also groups of Norway spruce regeneration which have grown from the seed dropped by the previous crop of conifers. These could be retained to add diversity to the species and landscape or removed if a new owner preferred an exclusively broadleaved woodland.

The woodland is in a very peaceful location in a beautiful part of Wales and close to the market town of Tregaron. A quiet country road runs along the eastern boundary, with a gate and short track providing access inside. The land is largely flat and there are several small streams crossing the property. The ground conditions are moist and there could be opportunities for pond construction with only a modest amount of work.

Permission was granted to build a forestry style building within the woodland in 2002. The size was stipulated as 20 metres by 7 metres. However, this permission was never exercised and has now elapsed. It is likely that a reapplication would be viewed favourably.

The woodland is surrounded by grazing land on all sides and all boundaries are fenced.

If It Were Mine

I would carefully select the trees that I wanted to favour and lightly thin the trees around them. I would reapply for Permitted Development to build a small shed to store firewood and any equipment needed to work in the woodland.

To View This Woodland

You are welcome to view this woodland at any time during daylight hours. We do ask that you download a copy of these particulars and take them with you, mainly so you can correctly identify the boundaries and access points.


Residential Planning Permission

You are extremely unlikely to get residential planning permission for this woodland.

Directions & Access

  • From Tregaron, head north-west on the A485.
  • After about 3½ miles you will get to a crossroads at Tyncelyn.
  • Here you need to go straight across onto the B4577 in the direction of Aberaeron.
  • After about another 3½ miles you will go through the small village of Penuwch.
  • Just after Penuwch turn left onto the B4576, heading south towards Bwlch-Llan.
  • Follow this winding road for about 1 mile and you will eventually see our “for sale” sign on your right hand side.
  • Cryn Pren Wood is behind the sign and you can park in the gateway.


All the boundaries are fenced, but the western boundary and the roadside boundaries are actually the line of beech trees that lie outside the fence.

Sporting Rights

The sporting rights are reserved to a previous owner, but the owner of Cryn Pren Wood has the right to shoot ground game, black game (rooks, crows and jackdaws), rabbits, squirrels, deer and pigeons. The seller has never seen anyone exercising the sporting rights and believes that they never do.

Mineral Rights

The mineral rights are owned and included in the sale except where reserved by statute.

Rights Of Way

There are no public rights of way inside Cryn Pren Wood.

Fencing Liabilities

There are no known fencing liabilities.

How To Buy

A visit to the woodland is essential before you confirm that you wish to buy it. We reserve the right to refuse to sell any woodland to purchasers who have not been to see it first.

This property is being sold on a Fixed Price basis. Once you have decided that you want to buy a woodland, you need to confirm this with us as soon as possible. Our policy is not to negotiate on price. The advertised price is the sales price. However, once you have written to us confirming that you want to buy a woodland, we will take the woodland off the market and we will not accept any other offer.

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Plans, areas and particulars are for reference only. They have been carefully checked by us but we cannot guarantee their accuracy and they do not form a part of any contract. Prospective purchasers must satisfy themselves, and we will give as much help as possible with all information we have available.

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