Highfield Road, Monmouth, NP25

£875,000
To Let

Property Features

  • 5+ Bedroomed Detached Victorian House
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 0.65 Acre of Grounds and Garden
  • Detached Double Garage
  • Countryside Views
  • Conveniently situated within a sought-after area on the edge of Monmouth

Property Summary

This impressive, elegant, and spacious Victorian family home with a fascinating history offers a wealth of splendid period features set over three floors, providing 5+ Bedrooms and 3 Receptions. Far reaching views over countryside and delightful landscaped gardens and grounds of .65 acre.

Full Details

This impressive, elegant, and spacious Victorian family home with a fascinating history offers a wealth of splendid period features set over three floors, providing 5+ Bedrooms and 3 Receptions. Far reaching views over countryside and delightful landscaped gardens and grounds of .65 acre. Conveniently situated within a sought-after area on the edge of Monmouth.

This impressive, elegant, and spacious Victorian family home with a fascinating history offers a wealth of splendid period features set over three floors, providing 5+ Bedrooms and 3 Receptions. Far reaching views over countryside and delightful landscaped gardens and grounds of .65 acre. Conveniently situated within a sought-after area on the edge of Monmouth.

Constructed in red brick with painted render above and inset traditional wooden windows, including projecting bays with decorative stained glass panels above. Pitched tiled roofs with gable, dormer windows and feature brick chimney stacks. Internal features include solid wood panelled white painted doors, a number of period individual fireplaces, fine turned staircase with gallery, ceiling cornicing and mouldings adding an elegance to the décor.

Approached from the front driveway into;

COVERED ENTRANCE PORCH:: With ornate stained glass arched window. A commemorative wall plaque provides an historical connection with the property which was once used as a Boys School boarding house during the second World War. Half glazed wooden double doors open into:


RECEPTION HALL:: 5.60m x 3.70m (18'4" x 12'2"), With feature fireplace; tiled inset, grate and canopy, wooden fire surround with matching tiled hearth with wooden surround. Fine turned staircase with painted newels, balustrades and handrail leading to landing and upper floors. Painted wood panelling beneath and under-stairs cupboard. Doors leading into the following;


SITTING ROOM:: 5.63m x 4 extending to 4.86m
Elegant room with window to front aspect and projecting bay overlooking side front garden. Fireplace with inset woodburning stove.


FAMILY ROOM:: 4.40m x 4.31m (14'5" x 14'2"), Window overlooking side front garden. Feature brick open fireplace.


DINING ROOM:: 5.6m x 4.01 extending to 4.84m
Picture window to front appreciating countryside views. Ornate cast iron fireplace with decorated tiled inset, matching hearth and surround. Half glazed wooden doors leading into:


GARDEN ROOM:: 2.99m x 23.80m (9'10" x 78'1"), Triple glazed aspect with views overlooking the back garden and countryside views beyond.


KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM:: 5.59m x 4.15m (18'4" x 13'7"), Window overlooking terrace and garden. Fitted with a range of base and wall mounted units comprising cupboards and drawers, work surfaces with inset single drainer sink unit. Inset oil fired Rayburn. Further display shelving and glazed leaded light cupboards. Integrated fridge/freezer. Quarry tiled floor. Door providing access to secondary staircase to first floor with under-stairs storage. Door into:


UTILITY ROOM:: 4.26m x 2.34m (13'12" x 7'8"), Window to side. Base cupboards with worksurfaces above, inset single drainer sink unit. Shelving along two walls. Space for appliances. Quarry tiled floor. Door to:


SPACIOUS BOOT ROOM:: 5.91m x 1.72m (19'5" x 5'8"), Opening into; CLOAKROOM with high level wc, WOOD STORE, TOOL STORE with quarry tiled floor. Double doors out to the garden.


From Reception hall up to;

GALLERIED FIRST FLOOR LANDING:: Two staircases lead to the individual areas on the second floor.


MASTER BEDROOM:: 5.77m x 4.12m (18'11" x 13'6"), Dual aspect room with far reaching countryside views. Door to:


EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM:: Two windows to front. White suite comprising tiled corner shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal basin with tiled splashback.


BEDROOM TWO:: 4.69m x 2.9m extending to 3.36m
Bay window overlooking back garden. Door to:


EN-SUITE BATHROOM:: Half frosted window to side. White tiled walls with suite comprising panelled bath with shower unit and folding screen. Pedestal basin, towel radiator and built-in cupboard.


BEDROOM THREE:: 4.72m extending to 5.72m x 3.88m
Window to front aspect, small window to front side. Vanity basin.


BEDROOM FOUR:: 4.40m x 3.73m (14'5" x 12'3"), Window to front aspect. Vanity unit.


FAMILY BATHROOM:: 4.00m x 3.00m (13'1" x 9'10"), Window to back. White wall tiles to lower half, with black beading trim and fully tiled walls around the bath. White suite comprising wood panelled bath with shower unit above and screen. Pedestal wash basin and low-level WC. Airing cupboard with hot water tank.


HALLWAY with staircase leading down to Kitchen and staircase up to:

MAID'S ROOM:: 5.12m x 3.79m reducing to 2.60m incorporating stairwell
Window to side aspect. Former private Maid's Room, which would make an ideal Children's Playroom, Bedroom or Office. Ornamental cast iron fireplace.


Staircase from main Landing leads up to; SECOND FLOOR: Divided into three at;

BEDROOM FIVE:: 4.15m x 3.83m extending to 4.79m
Window to front with countryside views.


STUDY:: 3.75m reducing to 2.54m x 2.29m
Dormer window to front with far reaching views.


HOBBY ROOM:: 4.16m x 3.82m (13'8" x 12'6"), Window to side gable with lovely views.


OUSTIDE:: Approached over an extensive gravelled driveway with turning area and lawned garden to front aspect with beautiful Magnolia tree. The driveway leads around the rear of the property to a;


DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE:: 5.90m x 5.50m (19'4" x 18'1"), Built to match the house with twin up and over doors, side access door and power and lighting.

Adjacent is a large paved terrace, perfect for outdoor dining, overlooking the large, fine and secluded "L" shaped garden which features; interspaced mature trees, attractive flower beds, an arbour with climbing plants, raised beds, a large vegetable plot with greenhouse and fruit trees. The splendid Wellingtonia, at the bottom of the garden, which is believed to be over 75 years, carries a Tree Preservation Order.

The property comes with the benefit of outline planning permission to develop the lower part of the garden. For further details and conditions contact the Agent.


SERVICES:: Mains electricity and water and private drainage. Oil fired Rayburn providing hot water and central heating via radiators. Council Tax Band H; EPC rating G.


DIRECTIONS:: Proceed out of Monmouth on the A466 Hereford Road. Travel past the Haberdashers' Girls School, continuing along this road passing Vine Acre. After a short distance and slight incline, turn left into Highfield Road. Proceed along this road and the property will be found on the right hand side, shortly after the Prospect Road turning on the left.


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