The Cedars

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Property Features

  • OPEN DAY, 11th of August 2018 from 11:00 am
  • 6 Bedroomed Detached House WITH 3 Bed Detached Coach House
  • 5 Reception Rooms & 5 Bathrooms
  • 3 Bed Detached Coach House
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool & Pool House
  • Stable Block with 7 Boxes Ample Parking
  • 17 Acres of Parkland with Gazebo overlooking Lake & Tree-lined Driveway
  • Snooker Room

Property Summary

This is undoubtedly one of the Usk Valley’s finest country homes in an outstanding and truly inspirational rural setting. From its gated entrance a classic tree-lined meandering driveway leads into professionally planned and landscaped parkland and gardens with private lake and swimming pool all enjoying the outstanding panoramic views and totalling approximately 17 acres.  This bright and airy six bedroom double fronted residence is in excess of 6000 sq ft (560m2) and has recently undergone a comprehensive renovation programme where period features and proportions have been complimented by an infusion of contemporary design and features to provide the perfect blend for today’s modern family living.

Full Details

Monmouth and Abergavenny are only a 20 minute drive away with their renowned schools and nearby Newport has direct rail links to London, Manchester and Birmingham and the M4 offers very easy access to Cardiff and Bristol in around 30 minutes and West London is approximately 2 hours by car. The Cedars is conveniently placed near the pretty and historic town of Usk that offers a range of shops, restaurants, schools, hotels and public houses.

A handsome stone entrance porch leads to the large panelled front door with two full height windows opening into the magnificent RECEPTION HALL (11.5m X 6.1m) that boasts oak floors, chandeliers and an impressive sweeping staircase. The unique DINING ROOM (5.24m X 4.37m) is set within this hall behind two, panelled glazed walls. The DRAWING ROOM (5.67m x 6.9m) overlooks the fountain and parkland beyond. Double doors lead into the KITCHEN DINING AREA (9.3m x 4.08m) which is fully fitted on four sides with island and granite tops, integrated appliances and contemporary lighting with a dining area at one end. Adjacent is a FAMILY ROOM (3.77m x 4.78m) with glazed end with doubled doors out to terrace and BBQ area.

Off the kitchen is the UTILITY ROOM (4.13m x 3.74m) off which is a fully tiled CLOAKROOM with a white suite. BOILER ROOM with four wall mounted Ariston boilers providing the zoned central heating and domestic hot water.

From the reception hall is a full sized SNOOKER ROOM (5.68m x 6.84m) with the benefit of a fully tiled CLOAKROOM with a white suite and adjacent there is an adjacent STUDY (3.14m x 2.38m)

The sweeping staircase leads up to the impressive FIRST FLOOR GALLERIED LANDING that gives access to BEDROOM 2 (5.71m x 4.52m), BEDROOM SUITE 3 (5.7m x 4.5m), BEDROOM 4 (5.89m x 4.62m into bay), BEDROOM 5 (5.18m x 4.52m) which has a balcony overlooking the swimming pool and BEDROOM 6 (4.50m x 4.19m into bay) all of which have the benefit of luxury en-suite facilities and some have dressing rooms, fitted wardrobes.

A spacious inner landing has a staircase that leads up to the SECOND FLOOR the whole of which has been exclusively given over to an extremely spacious MASTER BEDROOM SUITE (8.09m x 3.33m opening to 6m) bathed in natural light from a range of roof lights. The adjacent fitted DRESSING ROOM (9.6 x 2.92m) has an attractive Juliet balcony. The beautifully appointed EN-SUITE LUXURY BATH AND SHOWER ROOM is fully tiled with white fittings.

Set back behind the main house is a detached COACH HOUSE with its own garden, a stone paved surround, parking areas and carport. It has been very tastefully converted and re-modelled to an extremely high standard retaining original features with bright and airy rooms throughout consisting of an impressive KITCHEN/DINING ROOM (5.8m x 5.67m) fully fitted with work-tops, cupboards and appliances and a separate UTILITY/SHOWER ROOM and there is attractive spacious SITTING ROOM (6.32m x 5.8m reducing to 3.85m).

The stairs from the Kitchen/Dining Room leads up to the FIRST FLOOR LANDING with three double bedrooms; BEDROOM 1 (4.68m x 3.36m), BEDROOM 3 (2.27m x 3.86m) and BEDROOM 2 (3.63m x 4.07m) as well as a fully tiled FAMILY BATHROOM with a white suite.

Across the driveway is the SWIMMING POOL: (7.59m x 18.25m) with springboard and extensive Astro Turf surround which is serviced by THE POOL HOUSE which is an attractive detached contemporary styled building built in brick with timber cladding and provides an impressive open plan LIVING ROOM and KITCHEN with cupboards and work-tops (5.24m x 4.36m) together with fully tiled SHOWER ROOM.

Set back from the Coach and pool House is a STABLE BLOCK COMPLEX which is accessed from the end of the driveway, block built with overhanging pitched corrugated roof with concrete base and apron and divided into seven loose boxes with individual stable doors sized as follows; 4.38m x 3.29m, 4.38m x 4.05m, 4.38m x 3.7m, 4.38m x 1.89m, 4.38m x 3.67m, 4.38m x 3.66m, 4.38m x 3.71m. With power and light.

Approached via splayed entrance through automated electric gate onto sweeping tarmac driveway leading through the centre of the 17 acres of lawned parkland with interspaced mature specimen trees and shrubs. There is private access to property near the entrance. To the front of the house is a gravelled turning circle around a feature water fountain and an extensive brick paved front terrace. Large spit level terraces with built in barbeque are set between the houses.
Set back and elevated at the far end of the grounds is an impressive lake with viewing gazebo and lawned and planted surround and feature enjoying glorious vistas across open countryside.

Mains electricity, water and private drainage. LPG gas fired central heating. Main house council tax band H. EPC Ratings D.