Property Features

  • 3 Bedroomed Detached Cottage
  • Detached Outbuilding with PP
  • Stable Block
  • Summer House
  • Approx 1 Acre of Grounds & Gardens

Property Summary

Set in an idyllic rural location on the outskirts of the popular village of Skenfrith with its castle and renowned restaurant/pub, this charming detached 3 bedroom country cottage is set in approximately 1 acre of mature grounds and gardens benefiting from a light and airy farmhouse styled kitchen/dining room, a detached outbuilding with permission to convert, stable block and summer house.

Built in stone with mainly inset oak style u-PVC double glazed windows under a pitched slate tiled roof the property has been carefully restored and remodelled. Features include solid oak floors to kitchen, dining room and living room, original beams, wood burner and down lighters. An oil gas fired boiler provides central heating to radiators throughout.

Full Details

Approach through part glazed door into:

UTILITY/BOOT ROOM: (11'10'' x 9'2'')
Hard wood windows to three sides. Quarry tiled floor. Wooden worktops to two sides with integrated butler sink, mixer tap and panelled pine cupboards under. Space and plumbing for washing machine and floor standing oil fired Worcester boiler. Part glazed door into:

KITCHEN: (13'5'' x 12'1'')
Window to front and back. Stairs with square newels and balustrade to first floor. Wooden worktops to two sides with integrated butler sink, mixer tap, inset four ring induction hob with extractor hood over. Draws and painted panelled cupboards under and over with display shelving. Miele appliances including single oven and dish washer. Further matching cupboards to one wall with space and plumbing for American style fridge/freezer. Breakfast bar. Large opening into:

DINING AREA: (14'0'' x 13'2'')
Windows to front and back. Under stairs cupboard/larder with shelving and light, consumer unit at high level. Part glazed door into:

Part glazed external door to sun terrace, window to side, slate tiled floor and door into:

Window with frosted glass to side. Slate tiled floor. WC with concealed flush box, wall mounted basin with mixer tap. Roof access hatch.

From Dining Area up steps, through part glazed doors into:

LIVING ROOM: (18'1'' x 12'3'' average)
Windows to front and back, part glazed external door to side. Fireplace with recessed Villager wood burner on raised stone hearth with timber lintel over and bread oven to one side.

Up stairs with window to front up to:

Cupboard with shelving, roof space access hatch. Doors to the following:

BEDROOM 2: (13'6'' x 11'4'')
Dormer window to front, window to side and Velux roof light to back with attractive views. Protruding wardrobe with shelving and hanging rail. Part raked ceiling, roof space access hatch.

BEDROOM 3: (9'11'' x 7'10'')
Raked ceiling with Velux roof light to back. Walk in wardrobe with shelving and hanging rail.

Dormer window to front. Travertine tiling to all walls. Vanity units with cupboards and drawers, integrated basin with water fall style mixer tap, WC and concealed flush box and matching tall cupboard. Jacuzzi corner bath with water fall style mixer tap, wall mounted shower valve with head on rail and curved, glazed pivot side panel. Chrome ladder style towel rail and shaver point.

MASTER BEDROOM: (22'4'' x 12'1'')
Dormer window to front, window to side and raked ceiling with Velux roof light to back. Protruding fitted wardrobe with shelving, hanging rail and drawer.

The grounds are mainly to the front and side and laid to lawn interspersed with mature trees and shrubs, paving and pond. There is an orchard, vegetable garden, greenhouse and chicken run. A gravelled drive leads to a parking/turning area giving access to the entrance and large paved L-shaped sun terrace, feature pond with waterfall. Boundaries are hedged.

SUMMER HOUSE: (15'5'' x 8'11'')
Timber built, part glazed door and windows to front and one side.

OUTBUILDING: (21'9'' x 13'7'')
Constructed in stone with inset windows and door to front and one side. Concrete base. Power and light. Pull down ladder up to: ROOF SPACE: 6.64m x 2.04m with Velux window to front.

We are told that planning permission exists for conversion into annexe.

Timber built with pitched slate tiled roof and concrete base. Divided into a tack room and two loose boxes with individual stable doors and windows to front as follows:
3.69m x 2.49m, 3.69m x 3.64m, 3.69m x 3.67m. Power and light.

Mains water and electricity, oil fired boiler and private drainage. Satellite broadband booster system available to take over. Council Tax band G. EPC E.