South Lodge

£625,000
Recently Sold

Property Features

  • 5 Bedroomed Grade II Listed Detached House
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 3 Cellars
  • Terraced Gardens
  • Double Garage
  • Ample Parking

Property Summary

This imposing Grade II listed, 5 bedroom family home of great character is situated in a quiet, elevated and private location the heart of this picturesque village with easy access to the renowned schools Monmouth, Chepstow, the extensive outdoor activities and the major road networks. Large, well-stocked terraced gardens, ample parking and detached double garage.

Set on three floors (approx. 4000 ft2) with a large cellar and constructed in local stone with inset wooden windows and external doors under pitched profile tiled roofs. With a wealth of original features including an impressive central sweeping staircase, sash windows with shutters, panelled doors, moulded ceilings, skirting boards and dado rails. An oil fired boiler provides domestic hot water and central heating to radiators throughout.

Full Details

Entry through solid wood front door with original stone portico over into:

ENTRANCE HALL:
Quarry tiled floor with recessed mat well, stairs to first floor. Opening to Back Lobby and doors to the following:

LOUNGE: (23'3'' x 18'0'')
Windows to front and side overlooking the garden. Adam style fireplace with raised stone hearth and wooden fire surround.

DINING ROOM: (20'6'' x 15'0'')
Windows to front. Fire place with wooden surround and raised brick hearth. Door to:

KITCHEN: (13'7'' x 12'4'')
Window to back and side overlooking terrace and garden. Quarry tiled floor. Laminate worktops with cupboards and drawers under and over to three sides, one with breakfast bar and 1 ½ bowl drainer sink and mixer tap. Space for under counter fridge. Tiled splash backs and window sills. Recessed 3 oven Rangemaster cooker with five ring gas hob and extractor fan over, brick surround with wooden lintel over. Door into walk in larder with shelving. Cupboard at high level housing consumer unit. Roof access hatch and part glazed door to:

BOOT ROOM: (7'4'' x 4'9'')
Window and part glazed external door out onto terrace. Perspex roof.

From Kitchen opening to:

UTILITY ROOM: (6'4'' x 6'0'')
External door and window to terrace and garden. Quarry tiled floor. Laminate worktops to two sides with tiled splash backs. Butler sink with mixer tap. Cupboards under and over. Space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge. Roof access hatch and phone point. Door to:

BACK LOBBY: (11'5'' x 7'4'')
Part glazed external door to sun terrace. Doors to the following:

CLOAK ROOM:
Window to back. Low level WC and pedestal wash basin with Victorian style taps.

DRAWING ROOM: (18'2'' x 16'1'')
Window to side. Two alcoves and fireplace with raised Granit hearth and sides, open grate and wooden surround.

From Entrance Hall door and stairs down to:

MAIN CELLAR: (18'4'' x 15'8'')
Flag stone floor. Opening to:

SECOND CELLAR: (18'1'' x 15'2'')
External vertically boarded wooden door to back garden. Shelving to one wall. Beams and feature timber supports. Floor standing oil fired boiler.

From Main Cellar door into:

THIRD CELLAR: (18'5'' x 8'4'')
Window to front. Door into protruding storage space.

From Hallway stair with window to back up to:

FIRST FLOOR LANDING:
Doors to the following:

FAMILY BATHROOM:
Window to back overlooking the garden. Panelled bath with Victorian style mixer tap with shower attachment and tiling to two walls, pedestal wash basin with mirror and light over, low level WC. Airing cupboard with slatted shelves housing hot water tank.

BEDROOM 2: (13'1'' x 13'0'')
Window to front overlooking drive. Fitted wardrobes with shelving and hanging rail.

INNER LOBBY:
Doors to the following:

MASTER BEDROOM: (18'0'' x 11'4'')
Windows to back and side. Fitted wardrobes with shelving and hanging rail to one entire wall. Pedestal wash basin with Victorian style taps and tiled splash back.

EN-SUITE BATHROOM:
Windows to front and side. Corner bath with mixer tap and shower attachment. Tiling to all walls up to dado rail high. Vanity unit with inset twin wash basins, cupboards under and mirror and light over. Low level WC and corner shower with glass swivel door and matching side panel, tiling to two walls and mixer valve with fixed shower head on rail. Heated towel rails.

From First Floor Landing stairs with window to back up to:

SECOND FLOOR LANDING:
Cupboards with shelving and cupboard housing hot water tank with slatted shelves over. Doors to the following:

BEDROOM 4: (18'2'' x 9'8'')
Window to side. Feature stone fire place (blocked up). Raked ceiling.

BEDROOM 5: (14'2'' x 9'0'')
Window to side. Raked ceiling.

BATHROOM:
Window to back. Tiling to all walls. Panelled bath with Victorian style taps and Mira power shower with shower head on rail, low level WC and pedestal wash basin with Victorian style taps. Shaving point.

BEDROOM 3/ATTIC SPACE: (21'3'' x 15'1'')
Window to back overlooking the garden. Raked ceiling with beams and exposed roof trusses. Protruding cupboards, one housing cold water tank and chimney breast with fireplace with stone hearth.

OUTSIDE:
Approached from lane through wrought iron gates set into stone walls onto gravelled drive with ample parking leading to:

DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE: (23'11'' x 21'0'')
Combination of natural stone and render. Windows to back and side. Large up and over door.

GARDENS:
Set mainly on two sides, terraced with well stocked flower beds, shrubs, and mature trees once used for the illustrations in the Beatrix Potter books. A stone paved sun terrace with steps leading to the mature terraced gardens size descriptions please.

Path around both sides. Outside tap. To stone paved side bit with Stone built oil tank shelter and POTTING SHED 2.17m x 1.68m, wooden door and window to side. Boundaries combination of walls and fences.

SERVICES:
Mains water and electricity, private drainage, oil fired central heating and Calor gas cooker. Council Tax Band G.