St Margaret’s Cottage

Recently Sold

Property Features

  • 5 Bedroomed Detached Country Cottage
  • Reception Room
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Double Garage with Room/Office Over
  • Outbuildings
  • Private Driveway
  • Decked Terrace
  • Approx. 1 Acre of Paddock and Formal Gardens

Property Summary

Set in attractive mature gardens and paddock totalling approx. one acre this spacious beautifully presented five bedroom country cottage is light and airy and enjoys an elevated position above the Wye Valley. It has a decked terrace, a workshop and a detached double garage with room over and private tarmac driveway.

Painted and rendered external walls, under a pitched slate tiled roof with wooden windows and part glazed external doors the property has been updated and extended to a high standard with mainly wooden internal doors, solid wooden flooring and down lighters. An oil fired boiler provides hot water and heating to radiators throughout.

Full Details

Entrance from brick paved terrace through part glazed French doors into:


Velux window to the front and door into:

KITCHEN: (16'1'' x 10'11'')
Bay window to the front, window to the side. Bespoke U-shaped kitchen with polished marble tops, inset 1 ½ bowl sink, mixer tap and separate boiling water tap and hardwood topped breakfast bar all with panelled cupboards and drawers under. Electric four oven AGA, integrated dishwasher, fridge and wine cooler. Matching glazed cupboard and hardwood wall units with plate rack. Large opening into:

DINING ROOM: (18'3'' x 9'7'')
Windows to side and front, stable door with glazed panel out to front terrace, part glazed French doors on to decking. Door into:

Dual aspect windows to side and back.

From Entrance Hall steps down to:

Under stairs cupboard with shelving housing consumer unit. Doors to the following:

BEDROOM FIVE: (9'7'' x 13'1'')
Double aspect windows to the front and side with attractive garden views. Under-floor heating. Protruding wardrobe with shelving and hanging rail. Door in to protruding:

Shower tray with fixed glazed panels to two sides, tiled walls, fixed rain shower head and mixer valve with adjustable shower head, low level WC with concealed flush box, vanity unit with rectangular wash basin, mixer tap and mirror over. Chrome ladder style radiator, under-floor heating.

Part glazed door to the side. Protruding airing cupboard with shelving and space for washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge freezer. Double drainer sink with mixer tap and cupboards under. Consumer units at high level.

Windows with frosted glass to side. Low level WC, pedestal wash basin with mixer tap, protruding chimneybreast with inset Firebird Combi boiler.

SITTING ROOM L-SHAPED: (18'10'' x 17'11'' narrowing to 9'7'')
Windows to three sides, part glazed French door to garden and outdoor sitting area, natural stone fire surround and hearth with inset AGA wood burner. Solid American Ash flooring.

From Entrance Hall up stairs with square balustrades and newels up to:

With matching balustrading. Doors to the following:

MASTER BEDROOM: (10'5'' x 11'6'')
Windows to the side with attractive paddock views, built in wardrobe with louvered doors, shelves and hanging rail. Opening to:

Velux window to the front, built in wardrobe with louvered doors, shelves and hanging rail. Double louvered doors leading to:

Velux window to the front, white suite comprising low level WC with concealed flush box, panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, tiled walls and deep shelves with built in wash basin with mixer tap, ladder style radiator.

BEDROOM TWO: (10'0'' x 10'6'')
Window to the back with views across the garden, protruding wardrobe with louvered doors, shelves and hanging rail.

Window to the back with views across the garden, panelled bath with pivoting glazed panel, fixed rain style overhead showerhead, tiles to two walls and mixer tap with shower attachment, pedestal wash basin, low level WC, ladder style radiator.

BEDROOM THREE L-SHAPED: (18'10'' x 10'3'' narrowing to 5'0'')
Dormer windows to the side with attractive views across the garden to woodland beyond.

BEDROOM FOUR: (12'6'' x 9'11'')
Dormer window to the side with attractive views across the garden to woodland beyond.

Gated access from the road on to a tarmac drive with extensive parking for at least six cars leading to:

Recently constructed oak framed with boarded gables, space for two cars and external stairs up to single room over 5.9m x 5.6m, ideal office or extra bedroom. Outside tap, power and light.

Brick paved path to front door with side gate to L-shaped wrap around decking and stone steps leading to matching stone paved sunken sitting area.

The well-established formal gardens are a combination of lawns interspersed with hedges, ornamental trees and flowering shrubs. Adjacent to the cottage is a block built workshop 3.18m x 3.30m with window, power and light. A double gate leads to the gently sloping fenced paddock with a stone built detached former double stable 4.27m x 3.20m with power and light and an open fronted log store. There is an access gate to the lane beyond.

Mains water and electricity, oil fired boiler and private septic tank drainage. Council Tax band F. EPC D.