Dunnotar, Symonds Yat West, Herefordshire

For Sale

Property Features

  • 3 Bedroomed Detached Cottage
  • Sitting Room
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Approx. 0.61 Acres of Grounds and Well Stocked Terraced Gardens
  • Roadside Parking Bays
  • Fantastic Views

Property Summary

Set in the very sought-after Symonds Yat West with outstanding and far reaching views across the river Wye, Yat Rock and Coppett Hill, this extended detached character 3 bed cottage has an inverted layout that captures these views. Extensive and imaginatively designed well-stocked terraced mature gardens with sun terraces all totalling .061 acres including two valuable and practical roadside parking bays. The property is in need of up-dating.

Full Details

Constructed of a mix of traditional stone, cavity wall and timber frame with feature ornamental exterior timbers to the back and a combination of feather board cladding and painted render. Inset single glazed large picture wooden windows beneath a composite slate effect tiled roof. Electric wall heaters providing central heating.

Approached from a pedestrian gate at road level on to a verandah leading around to the part glazed front door having matching window to side leading into:

DINING ROOM: (3.71m x 3.50m)
Secondary wooden door to side and further window and vaulted ceiling. Glazed panel door to lower ground floor. Opening though into:

KITCHEN: (3.64m max x 2.39m)
Attractive river views to front. ‘U’ shaped worktops with inset single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, tiled splashback and matching tiling to walls. Cupboards and drawers beneath. Space for electric cooker, fridge and space and plumbing for washing machine. Recessed pantry cupboard. Adjacent airing cupboard with hot water tank and Economy 7 controls. Glazed panel door into:

SITTING ROOM: (4.41m x 3.72m)
Picture window with attractive East facing views. Feature open fireplace with crafted brick inset with log basket, copper effect surround and flagstone hearth.

Wooden staircase with painted newel posts and spindles, natural wood handrail down to;


Under-stairs storage cupboards. Glazed panel door through to hallway:

BEDROOM ONE: (4.51m x 3.81m)
Views overlooking garden and beyond. Range of recessed fitted wardrobes with hanging rail and shelving with inset corner mirror fronted door. Dressing table unit with drawers. Bedside drawer cabinets if required.

Window to front. Coloured suite comprising spa bath with mixer tap with shower attachment. Tiling to surrounding wall area with arched recess. Low level wc. Inset vanity basin with cupboards beneath and shaver point. Tiling to recess. Built-in double cupboard with towel radiator and shelving.

BEDROOM TWO: (3.60m x 2.66m)
Part glazed wooden door with matching side panel leading out to front garden. Window to side. Built-in triple recessed wardrobe with a mixture of hanging rail and shelving with storage above.

BEDROOM THREE: (3.49m x 3.60m)
Window to front and side. Extensive book shelving to two walls. Exposed ceiling timbers.

Window to front. Coloured suite comprising panelled bath with tiling to two sides above. Low level wc. Pedestal basin with tiling above. Shaver point, ceiling light with heater.

There are two valuable off-road gravelled parking bays one with conifer screening. Wooden fencing with a pedestrian gate and steps leading down to a path which provides access to the front of the property.

Beneath the verandah is a lovely terrace providing ideal seating area to enjoy the beautiful views. Paving leads all the way along the front of the property. In the far corner is a further sun terrace with views towards Goodrich Church and Coppett Hill with an adjacent wooden summerhouse in need of some repairs with glazed doors and windows with extended covered storage area behind with lighting.

The landscaped gardens have been carefully designed, creating an interesting ease of wide paths through the tiered levels, enjoying the established planted rockery areas. Low level stone walls with steps and raised beds provide colour throughout the seasons. A further paved sun terrace with a useful workshop/garden store. The established specimen trees and mature shrubs have been cultivated over a number of years. There is a central circular area with ornamental low-level stone wall with inset stone chippings used to display garden ornaments and sculptures, below this is a feature sunken recessed stone seating area and sun terrace with lawned area beyond. To the far corner there are two greenhouses.

Mains water, electricity and drainage. Electric wall heaters providing the central heating. Economy 7 tariff available. Council Tax Band E. EPC rating G.