Tithe Barn

£645,000
Recently Sold

Property Features

  • 4 Bedrooms Detached Barn Conversion
  • Grade II Listed
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Breakfast/Kitchen
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Double Garage/Workshop
  • Approx 1 Acre of Grounds
  • Rock Fountain with Shrubs
  • 10 Acres of Adjoining Farmland can be Purchased by Separate Negotiation
  • Fantastic Views

Property Summary

Set in an outstanding and truly secluded location, high above the picturesque Gloucestershire village of Clearwell, this very tastefully converted 4 bed former Tithe Barn enjoys spaciousness & charm all of its very own having the benefit of many original features. With detached, spacious garage/workshop, approx. 1 acre of mature landscaped gardens & terraces take full advantage of the exceptional views. All within easy reach of Chepstow and Monmouth for schools and major road networks. Additional land available by separate negotiation.

The barn is Grade II listed and stone built with bespoke inset wooden double glazed windows and doors set into original openings all under pitched stone graded tiled roofs. There is a wealth of original features including exposed stone walls, beamed ceilings, flagstone and wooden polished boarded and parquet floors. Internally doors are a combination of glazed, panelled and vertically boarded and there is remote controlled lighting. Oil fired central heating with thermostatically controlled and fan assisted radiators throughout.

Full Details

The entrance to the property is from the rear courtyard through barn opening with doors and glazing into:

BEAMED RECEPTION HALL: (20'2'' x 11'7'')
Doors and glazing to rear courtyard. Flagstone floor. Staircase up to first floor. Wide glazed screen with bevel edged glass and double doors into Drawing Room. Bi folding door into cupboard with slatted shelving and radiator. Doors into the following:

SHOWER-ROOM:
White suite comprising vanity unit with inset wash basin, low level WC, separate shower cubicle with glazed screen and matching pivot door and electric shower with head on adjustable rail. Fully tiled walls, towel rail and extractor fan.

L SHAPED STUDY/SITTING ROOM: (21'1'' x 11'9'' reducing to 5'5'')
Window to side with shutters overlooking open countryside, window with shutters and door to rear courtyard. Extensive shelving, pair of doors into storage cupboard housing consumer units and loft access trap.

BREAKFAST KITCHEN: (16'5'' x 16'0'')
Windows to two elevations and external glazed door to side entrance. U shaped range of pine panelled door and drawers set under pine edged, tiled worktops with two inset single drainer stainless steel sinks with mixer taps, four ring ceramic hob with extractor hood over and ceramic tiled splash-backs. Matching wall units and tall cupboards with built in stainless steel double oven and grill and matching microwave over. Integrated Bosch dishwasher, washing machine, fridge and freezer. Loft access.

DINING ROOM: (19'8'' x 12'4'')
Window and door to side and window to front with far reaching views. Fitted shelving. Polished wood block flooring. Door into:

SPLIT LEVEL DRAWING ROOM: (33'3'' x 16'5'')
Original barn opening with inset glazing and doors out to front terrace with glorious views across open countryside. Arrow slit windows to front and side. Upper level has woodblock flooring with motif. Feature stone fireplace with exposed chimney breast, timber lintel and inset glass fronted wood burner set on raised flagstone hearth. Wall mounted television cupboard.

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

BEAMED LANDING:
Small window to side, two roof access traps and doors into the following;

BEDROOM FOUR: (13'1'' x 11'6'' max)
Two windows with views across rear sun terrace and fitted double wardrobe.

SEPARATE WC:
Low level WC, wash basin, extractor fan and tiling to three sides.

BATHROOM:
Panelled bath with glazed pivot screen, mixer taps and handheld shower head over. Vanity unit with inset wash basin, cupboards with shelving under and electric shaver light over, extractor fan and fully tiled walls.

BEDROOM THREE: (12'5'' x 9'3'')
Low level glazing with views to front terrace. Part-raked ceiling with a pair of Velux roof lights. Fitted wardrobes with shelving and hanging rails, storage units above. Recessed alcove.

BEDROOM TWO: (12'5'' x 9'6'')
Window with shutters and exceptional countryside views. Fitted wardrobes with shelving and hanging rails.

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE:

BEDROOM: (12'2'' x 11'7'')
Window to side with shutters and far reaching views and Velux roof-light to front elevation. Range of bespoke double and single wardrobes along one wall and inset dressing table with three drawers under.

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM:
White suite comprising vanity unit with inset wash basin over and cupboards with shelving under, low level WC with recessed flushbox, shower cubicle with mixer valve with head on adjustable rail and pivot door, extractor fan.

OUTSIDE:
The property is approached via a splayed entrance onto a sweeping driveway around to an extensive turning and parking area with access to:

DETACHED GARAGE/WORKSHOP: (29'0'' x 16'6'')
Finished in a combination of stone and rendering under a pitch tiled roof. Window and door out to the rear courtyard. Pair of up and over doors, power and light and eaves storage.

THE GROUNDS:
The barn sits in approximately an acre of attractive grounds surrounded by farmland. The mature landscaped gardens are mainly lawned with a small orchard and extensive vegetable growing area behind the property. Adjacent is an attractive enclosed walled curved courtyard with paviors and a flagstone raised, curved sun terrace, pagoda and a central feature rock fountain with shrubs.

Near the entrance at the front is an ornamental pond with rocks and water feature beyond which is a barbecue terrace with attractive timber framed pergola with pitched tiled roof. To the side is a feature lawned secret garden interspaced with mature shrubs and trees and sitting areas all of which take full advantage of these exceptional views.

ADDITIONAL LAND:
10 acres of adjoining farmland can be purchased by separate negotiation.

SERVICES:
Mains water, electricity and private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Forest of Dean District Council tax band F. Estimated Broadband Speed 2MB.