EVER fancied running your own pub in the idyllic Powys countryside?

If so then several rare exciting opportunities have emerged with a host of Powys ale houses currently on the market.

The County Times shares five pubs currently on the market.


Wynnstay Arms, Llanbrynmair - Offers over £410k

The Wynnstay Arms is a 16th Century Grade II Listed Public House & Inn and perfectly located on the A470, serving the length of Wales.

It is a popular tourist destination with six letting rooms with potential for a further six as well as a spacious bar, games room and additional lounge bar. Large Beer Gardens including fishing rights.

The pub also has a two bedroom managers flat.

The inn dates back to the 1500’s operated by the current owners for over 30 years.

The Grade II Listed property has a wealth of character and historic features throughout.

The property has fantastic potential for a new owner with the ability to create further letting rooms in addition to the six in use, along with the potential for creation of a function room.

Furthermore, the property sits on spacious grounds which provide further opportunity for building plots, subject to the relevant planning consent.

County Times: Wynnstay Arms, Llanbrynmair. Picture: MMP.

Wynnstay Arms, Llanbrynmair. Picture: Right Move.


Red Lion Inn, Presteigne - £425k

The 16th century stone built country inn is set off a busy road amid outstanding countryside.

The pub has a Character Cottage style with heavily beamed bars with 'Olde Worlde' lounge with Conservatory Dining Room and Residents Lounge.

The pub features Five en suite letting bedrooms.

Private accommodation with a roof balcony offers outstanding views while featuring a large car park and trade garden.

The pub is currently operated as "Way of Life" business on limited hours.

County Times: The Red Lion Inn, Penybont. Picture: Right Move.

The Red Lion Inn, Penybont. Picture: Right Move.


Severn Arms, Penybont - £275k

The Ithon Bar, a locals bar, has access onto rear trade garden.

It has feature finger parquet flooring, open fireplace with stone surround, part tongue and grooved panelled walls, fully equipped bar servery with tongue and grooved panel frontage and assorted loose and bench seating for up to 30 customers.

The second trading area is an interconnecting restaurant.

The lounge being carpeted, having its own fully equipped servery with tongue and grooved panelled frontage.

The room has heavily beamed ceiling, feature fireplace, open hearth and exposed chimney breast.

The inn features 10 ensuite letting bedrooms accessed via an elegant double turned staircase with exposed boarded steps with carpet runner and half landing which is illuminated by a 6ft Georgian window frame.

The property stands in a good sized plot of 1.66 acres with seating for over 80 customers running down to the River Ithon.



Penybont & District Community Centre also stands within the property's title. It is let on a ground lease at a peppercorn rental, but there is an agreement that the Severn Arms Hotel should have the first option to provide bars for any function held there.

At the bottom of the car park is a temporary building which is the changing rooms for Penybont Football Club, whose pitches stand adjacent. They have been granted consent to be located there on an informal basis, but they are good supporters of the public house and use it frequently.

County Times: Severn Arms, Penybont. Picture: Right Move.

Severn Arms, Penybont. Picture: Right Move.


The Stag, Llanidloes - £15k leasehold - £225k freehold

The pub sits at the heart of the historic market town and has been recently refurbished.

The main bar can provide comfort for 45 patrons with a large games room/public bar and three bedroom owners accommodation as well as a trade garden.

County Times: The Stag, Llanidloes. Picture: Right Move.

The Stag, Llanidloes. Picture: Right Move.


The Aleppo Merchant, Carno - £495k

A refurbished 16th century village inn featuring a public bar and games room, four section lounge bar and dining room

The pub also features well appointed en-suite letting rooms and three bedroom owners accommodation appointed to good standard

Outdoors features a large trade gardens and parking.

County Times: The Aleppo Merchant. Picture: Uk.businessesforsale.com.

The Aleppo Merchant. Picture: Picture: Right Move.