• Waterside location
  • Wonderful equestrian home
  • Rural Views
  • Additional 1-bed cottage
  • Beautifully presented throughout
  • 18 Bespoke stables, horse walker & sand arena
  • Two private lakes
  • Various outbuildings with endless potential
  • Approx. 52.83 acres
  • Country lifestyle


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Tenure: Freehold


Welcome to Glancellyn, a truly extraordinary opportunity near the village of Nantgaredig! Nestled within a picturesque rural landscape of the Tawe Valley, this spectacular small holding presents an idyllic 5-bedroom family home with breathtaking views overlooking the countryside, mature trees, and a beautiful private lake. Boasting an additional one-bedroom detached, self-contained cottage, this property is a perfect blend of elegance and functionality. With approximately 52.83 acres of land, 18 stables, a horse walker, sand arena, kennels, and various outbuildings, it offers an unparalleled lifestyle for those with an appreciation for both luxury and country living.

If a rural paradise is what you desire, Glancellyn is the perfect choice. Let us delve deeper.


Approached down a private lane, you'll reach Glancellyn's gated driveway. The intercom system signals your arrival, and the enchanting surroundings beckon you towards the front door, enticing you further.

Step Inside…


Upon entry to the home, you'll be embraced by the warmth and charm of this delightful home. The inviting atmosphere is complemented by slate-tiled flooring, vaulted ceilings, and abundant natural light streaming through numerous windows. This spacious area is perfect for storing outdoor gear and provides entry to both the boot room and central reception.

Boot Room

The boot room, featuring slate-tiled flooring, storage units, a single stainless-steel sink, and a frosted window, offers practicality with ample storage space.


An exceptional space! The focal point is the impressive inglenook fireplace with a superb multi-fuel burner. This area boasts slate-tiled flooring, distinctive wooden beams, inset shelving, and a delightful window seat framing a rear window. Access points from here lead to the kitchen/diner/breakfast room, the sitting room, and a step up to the inner hallway.

Kitchen/Diner/Breakfast Room

Begin by discovering the remarkable kitchen/diner/breakfast room – undeniably the heart of the home. Upon entering, the allure of oak-framed windows becomes apparent, providing breath-taking views of the lake, rural landscapes, and mature trees. Abundant natural light floods the space, fostering a warm and inviting ambiance. The charming limestone tiled flooring extends throughout, while the expansive vaulted ceiling is adorned with beautiful oak beams.

In the kitchen area, a range of units crowned with granite worktops seamlessly integrates appliances, featuring a double Range Master porcelain sink, NEFF dishwasher, tall Hoover fridge, and a superb Everhot oven. Adding to its appeal, a coveted island provides extra storage, shelving, granite worktops, and a breakfast bar accommodating 3/4 stools.

Within this beautiful space, you'll find plenty of room for a large dining set and a seating area that embraces the superb wood burner. This remarkable room is perfect for both socialising and unwinding, while enjoying the superb views.


Adjacent to the kitchen, there's a roomy pantry space equipped with additional wall and base units, a double porcelain sink with drainage, distinctive beams, slate flooring, a front window, and room for one under-the-counter appliance.

Sitting Room

Return to the reception and step into the inviting sitting room. This delightful space features slate flooring, captivating beams, and a window with picturesque rural views. You'll find a fitted TV cabinet, a fireplace with current fitted shelving, and a distinctive lintel beam. Access to the rear lobby, leading to the first floor via a carpeted stairway, is also available from this room.

Inner Hallway

The inner hallway, adorned with slate-tiled flooring and bathed in natural light from the halfway-up stairway feature window, serves as a central hub. It provides access to the study, lounge, WC, laundry room, and a carpeted stairway leading to the first floor.


Furnished with a WC, wash basin, extractor fan, and easy to clean laminate flooring.

Laundry Room

The practical laundry room features wall and base storage units, a double stainless-steel sunken sink, a side window, vinyl flooring, ample storage space, room for one under-the-counter appliance, and space for three free-standing appliances.


The study, an essential room, benefits from dual aspect windows that create a beautifully bright working environment and an external door.


As you step up into the lounge, a cosy, bright, and inviting space unfolds. Dual aspect windows frame superb rural outlooks, while the focal point is the wow factor inglenook fireplace boasting an oil burner, slate hearth, and pine lintel. The ambiance is enhanced by double patio doors open to the side patio area, seamlessly connecting the indoor and outdoor spaces.


Let us now journey to the first floor of this impressive home via the carpeted stairway. Upon arrival, you'll be welcomed by a carpeted landing providing access to all bedrooms, the family bathroom, and a doorway leading to the dressing room of bedroom two.

Principal Bedroom with En-Suite

The principal bedroom, situated to the front of the home, is an enormous space that enjoys dual aspect windows and double glass doors leading to a sit-out balcony. Both features offer exceptional views of the grounds, private lake, and mature trees. The room is flooded with an abundance of natural light, complemented by carpet flooring, vaulted ceiling with feature beams, and an array of fitted wardrobes. The private en-suite is equipped with a WC, wash basin, fitted bath, shower cubicle, extractor fan, tiled flooring, part-panelled walls, inset shelving, and a side window.

Bedroom Five

Bedroom five, a spacious double bedroom, features a side window offering impressive rural views. The room is adorned with carpeted flooring and enhanced by an exposed brick wall.

Bedroom Four

Situated at the rear of the home, this double bedroom boasts dual aspect windows framing beautiful countryside views. The room is complemented by carpeted flooring and features an exposed brick wall.

Family Bathroom

The lavish family bathroom is fully furnished with a WC, wash basin, feature free-standing bath, walk-in shower, heated towel rail, extractor fan, porcelain tiled flooring, travertine tiled walls, two windows, double door large airing cupboard with fitted shelving, and an additional cupboard housing the water tank.

Bedroom Two with en-suite

Bedroom two is a generous, double bedroom featuring a front window that offers beautiful views. The room is carpeted and includes the added convenience of fitted double door sliding wardrobes. Additionally, it boasts a walk-in dressing room with hanging rails and shelving. For added privacy, this bedroom comes with a private en-suite, which houses a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, a shower cubicle, an extractor fan, tiled flooring, and a front-facing window.

Bedroom Three

Another spacious double bedroom which offers delightful views of the land, countryside, and mature trees. Enhanced by oak flooring, the room provides access to the attic room via a stairway.

Attic Room with Shower Room

The attic room is a vast space, featuring a vaulted ceiling adorned with feature beams and spotlighting. This room offers the added luxury of a private balcony providing exceptional countryside and lake views. It also includes a private en-suite equipped with a WC, wash basin, shower cubicle, heated towel rail, extractor fan, vinyl flooring, spotlighting, inset shelving, and convenient eaves storage.

Detached One Bedroom Cottage

Glancellyn features an additional advantage—a detached one-bedroom self-contained cottage. The cottage boasts an open-plan kitchen/living space, adorned with tiled flooring, under floor heating, and a vaulted ceiling. Abundant natural light fills the area through a variety of windows to the side. The kitchen area is well-appointed with wall and base units, granite worktops, a porcelain sink with drainage, an extractor fan, a breakfast bar, and ample space for both a cooking appliance and a free-standing appliance.

In the bedroom area of the cottage, dual aspect windows bring in natural light, while a vaulted ceiling with beams adds character. Fitted wardrobes, an exposed wall, and laminate flooring complete the inviting ambiance of this space.

The shower room is equipped with a WC, wash basin, shower cubicle, extractor fan, tiled flooring, part tiled walls, a Velux-style window, and a storage cupboard with fitted shelving and space for an appliance.

Step Outside…

Nestled within approximately 52.83 acres of magnificent grounds, Glancellyn is a haven for nature enthusiasts. The property includes two private lakes, expansive agriculture fields, 18 bespoke stables, an impressive 180ft x 60ft sand arena, a horse walker, dog kennels, and various agricultural outbuildings, making it a dream for equestrians, anglers, and countryside lovers alike. Each outbuilding at Glancellyn has been meticulously erected with thoughtful consideration, equipped with lighting, electricity, and water. These versatile spaces are ready to be easily utilised for whatever purpose you desire. The garden itself is a delightful blend of lush lawns and inviting patio areas, providing a serene setting to appreciate the sights and sounds of nature. This outdoor space offers an ideal retreat after long days and a perfect venue to entertain guests, fostering a seamless connection between the house and the picturesque gardens.

Local Area

Nantgaredig, a locale rich in charm and natural beauty, offers a serene escape within the heart of the countryside. Surrounded by rolling hills and lush landscapes, residents of this idyllic area enjoy the tranquillity of rural living while being in close proximity to essential amenities. Within Nantgaredig itself, a local primary school provides an excellent educational foundation, while a nearby GP and pharmacy ensure convenient access to healthcare services, enhancing the overall appeal of this enchanting community.

Conveniently situated midway between the vibrant market towns of Llandeilo and Carmarthen, Glancellyn offers easy accessibility. The home is strategically located within reach of popular destinations, such as Pembrey Country Park, Gower Peninsular and the picturesque Pembrokeshire coastal path, providing opportunities for enjoyable days out with loved ones. Additionally, the allure of Brecon beckons nearby. Furthermore, the convenience extends to education, with two popular private schools within easy reach, adding to the appeal of this well-positioned abode.

Carmarthen, positioned just 8 miles away from Glancellyn, stands as a historic town steeped in Welsh heritage and contemporary vitality. Renowned as one of the oldest towns in Wales, Carmarthen boasts a charming blend of medieval architecture and modern amenities. Explore the bustling town centre, where vibrant markets, eclectic shops, and inviting eateries create a lively atmosphere. The town is rich in cultural significance, hosting events that celebrate its storied past. With the River Tywi gracefully meandering through its landscape, Carmarthen offers scenic riverside walks and picturesque views. Additionally, the convenience of a nearby train station and hospital adds to the practicality of this well-connected location.


Additional Property Information


Approx. 52.83 Acres

Tax Band - F&B


Mains Water & Borehole

Private Drainage - Septic Tank

Public Footpath



Last Modified 08/12/2023

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