Woodside House, Maypole, Monmouth

£1,350,000
For Sale

Property Features

  • 5 Bedroomed Detached House WITH a Lower Ground Annexe and 2 Bedroomed Detached Bungalow
  • Stone Barn with PP to Convert to a 3 Bed Holiday Let
  • Garage Complex
  • 23 Acres of Grounds

Property Summary

Located in its own valley facing the Monnow Valley, these two properties enjoy very high levels of privacy yet are only 3½ miles west of Monmouth. The 5 bedroom country house is set on three floors with a lower ground floor annex together with a detached 2 bed contemporary bungalow. There is a garage complex and a stone barn with planning permission to convert to a 3 bedroomed holiday let. The grounds total approx 23 acres of mainly pastureland with some woodland, an orchard and landscaped mature gardens set around the properties.

Full Details

Both properties have been remodelled and extended to a very high standard with superior quality fixtures and fittings throughout. All of the windows and external doors are double glazed. The exterior is a combination of render and natural stone all under pitched slate tiled roofs. Features include oak internal doors and stairs with glazed balustrading, contemporary kitchen, bathrooms and wood burners. Oil fired central heating systems.

The properties are approached via a long drive down to a spacious gravelled parking area.

THE MAIN HOUSE:
The entrance is through a pair of part glazed doors into:

FRONT ENTRANCE PORCH: (4.37m x 1.90m)
Glazing along two sides on a low plinth wall with quarry tiled sill. Raked pine boarded ceiling. Ceramic tiled floor and inset mat-well. Door to inner reception hallway and door into:

INNER LOBBY:
With matching ceramic tiled floor. Doors to the following:

CLOAK ROOM:
With north facing window with views across open countryside. Low level WC with concealed flush box, vanity unit with cupboard and integrated rectangular washbasin with mixer tap and mirror over. Chrome ladder style towel rail. Roof space access hatch.

KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM: (5.02m x 3.73m)
With two west facing windows, north and south facing windows with views across gardens and open countryside. Vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and trusses. Panelled kitchen cupboards and drawers set under polished granite tops with inset one-and-a-half bowl drainer sink with mixer tap. Electric “Rangemaster” two oven and grill cooker with 5 ring LPG gas hob and extract hood over. Three matching wall units with a glass display cupboard and space and plumbing for dishwasher and fridge. Cupboard with slatted shelf housing hot water tank. Ceramic tiled floor. Low voltage spot lights to ceiling.

DINING ROOM: (5.4 m x 3.76m)
With north facing windows with far reaching views towards the Monnow Valley. Arched display recess with glass shelving and backlighting. Door to inner reception hallway and pair of wide panelled doors into:

DRAWING ROOM: (7.27m x 5.16m)
With two north facing windows with views across the orchard and the Monnow Valley beyond. South facing window and a pair of glazed doors out to sun deck. Two east facing tall glazed panels. Central fireplace with inset extra wide Stovax wood burner on slate hearth. Low voltage downlighters. Door into:

INNER RECEPTION HALL: (5.18m x 3.53m)
Window to sun deck. Part glazed door to front entrance porch. Oak and glass staircase leading to first floor galleried landing. Second matching staircase leading down to lower ground floor. Door into:

SITTING ROOM: (5.29m x 3.83m average)
With windows to three aspects with attractive views across the gardens. French door out to sun deck. Fireplace with inset Stovax wood burner on slate hearth. Part exposed beams to ceiling. Recessed display shelves.

From inner reception hallway stairs up to:

GALLERIED LANDING:
With matching balustrades and east facing window.

Through door into:

MASTER BEDROOM: (5.43m x 3.78m)
With windows to three aspects with attractive views. An extensive range of fitted units with triple wardrobe with mirrored etched doors and cupboards and drawers set under laminated tops and built in dressing table. TV point and door into:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM:
With west facing window. Composite top with cupboards under to one wall with inset basin with mixer tap and illuminated mirror over. Low level WC with concealed flush box. Double walk in shower with fixed glass side panel and mixer valve with shower head on rail. Alcove and pair of doors into wardrobe with shelves and hanging rails. Chrome ladder style towel rail and extractor fan.

From galleried landing through arched opening into:

Z-SHAPED INNER HALLWAY:
With window with views across the garden. Recessed bookcase with a pair of cupboards under. Radiator, power points and roof access hatch. Doors to the following:

FAMILY BATHROOM:
With north facing window with views across the Monnow Valley. Low level WC, pedestal wash basin with mirror over, panelled bath with mixer tap, glazed side panel and mixer valve with shower head on rail. Ceramic tiling on three sides up to high level and midway on remaining walls and tiled floor. Extractor fan and airing cupboard with slatted shelves.

BEDROOM FOUR: (3.83m x 2.83m)
With windows to two aspects with views across the orchard and the Monnow Valley. Television point.

L-SHAPED BEDROOM THREE: (3.96m x 2.49m opening to 3.53m)
With north facing window with views across the Orchard and the Monnow Valley.

L-SHAPED BEDROOM TWO: (3.66m x 3.61m )
With double aspect windows with attractive views. TV point. Part glazed door with frosted glass into:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM:
With south facing window and views across the front gardens. Shower cubicle with glass swivel door, mixer valve and shower head on rail. Laminate top with integrated wash basin with mixer tap and cupboards under. Low level WC with concealed flush box, ladder style towel rail and extractor fan.

From inner reception hallway down stairs with wall mounted hand rail to:

LOWER GROUND FLOOR HALLWAY:
With doors into:

UTILITY ROOM:
With part glazed external door leading out to gravelled path and orchard area. Laminated top with inset single drainer sink with cupboards under and tiling above. Space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. Two matching wall units, ceramic tiled floor and extractor fan.

CLOAK ROOM:
With low level WC, vanity unit with cupboard under and basin with mirror and light over. Tiling to walls and extractor fan.

GUEST BEDROOM FIVE/GAMES ROOM: (6.1m x 5.15m)
With part glazed external door out to gravelled path and orchard area and windows to two aspects with views across the Orchard and the Monnow Valley.

SHOWER AREA:
With double shower with travertine tiling to three walls, Mira electric shower with head on adjustable rail, ceramic tiling on three sides from floor to ceiling, extractor fan.

STUDY: (3.32m x 2.36m)
With window having views across the Orchard. Low voltage lighting and telephone point.
Through panelled door into:

STORAGE ROOM: (3.71m x 2.91m)
Power points, door into under stairs cupboard. Consumer units at high level.

OUTSIDE:
The mature gardens are set on the south side and laid mainly to lawn with well stocked planted borders, natural stone garden walling and retaining walls, mature shrubs and trees set mainly on the lower side including Oak, Ash, Willow and Beech. Further lawned terraces lead down to a spring fed pond. The orchard area is set on the north side. On the south side is a SHELTERED SUN DECK (7.32m x 4.22m) with trellis styled balustrading on two sides, moulded handrails and wooden decking. On the west side is a gravelled terrace adjacent to the front entrance. Further natural stone boundary and retaining walls leading up to gravelled parking and turning area set in front of:

DETACHED TWO BED CONTEMPORARY BUNGALOW:
Set away from the main house with garden and parking, the original building has been fully re-modelled to an extremely high standard with under-floor heating throughout. The rendered exterior has inset u-PVC external doors and windows under a pitched slate tiled roof.

Accessed from the extensive gravelled parking area via stone paved area under a deep soffit through part glazed door with matching side panel into:

ENTRANCE LOBBY:
Glazed on two sides. Cupboard housing floor standing Worcester boiler. Part glazed door with matching panels to two sides into:

HALLWAY:
Window to front overlooking the drive. Roof space access hatch. Cupboard housing consumer unit. Protruding cloak cupboard with shelf. Doors to the following:

CLOAK ROOM:
Window to side with frosted glass. Low level WC, vanity unit with cupboard under, rectangular wash basin with mixer tap, tiled splashback and mirror over. Part glazed door into:

OPEN PLAN LOUNGE/DINING ROOM: (7.59m narrowing to 6.16m x 5.52m narrowing to 2.73m)
L-shaped with windows to front with far reaching views across the Monnow Valley and windows to the back overlooking the garden. French doors to the side onto paved sun terrace. Freestanding feature “Scan” soapstone clad wood burner. Large opening to:

KITCHEN: ( 3.7m x 2.85m)
18'9 x 10' maximum (5.72m x 3.06m maximum)
Window to gardens and large internal window to hallway. “U” shaped range of cupboards and drawers under composite worktops. Matching upstands and window sill. Pull out larder. Integrated Neff appliances including under counter dishwasher, fridge and freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, oven, combi-oven and a four ring ceramic hob with extractor hood over.

From hallway doors to the following:

BEDROOM TWO: (3.72m x 2.69m)
Window to back overlooking gardens. Door into:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM:
Window to back with frosted glass. Corner shower cubicle with sliding glass doors. Panels to two walls and mixer valve with shower head on rail. Low level WC, vanity unit with integrated washbasin with mixer tap and mirror over. Chrome towel rail and extractor fan.

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE:
Comprising of:

BEDROOM: (3.93m x 3.39m)
Window to front with far reaching views across the Monnow Valley, opening into a STUDY AREA with window to back overlooking gardens.

WALK-IN WARDROBE:
Shelves and hanging rails to two sides.

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM:
Window to back with frosted glass. Walk in shower with fixed glass side panel, with shower valve with head on rail and rain style fixed showerhead over. Vanity unit with wash basin and cupboard under and mirror over. Low level WC with concealed flush box. Chrome ladder style towel rail and extractor fan.

A spur off the drive on the North side leads to:

GARAGE AND CAR PORT COMPLEX: (6.16m x 2.98m and 6.16m x 5.17m)
Block built with wooden cladding and slate tiled roof. Metal roller shutter door to garage.

DETACHED STONE BARN: (10.1m x 4.53m average)
Constructed mainly in stone with wooden windows to side and back under a new slate tiled roof. Personal door to front and double door to back. Consumer unit at high level. Power and light. Boarded roof space. Planning permission has been granted for conversion into a three bedroomed holiday barn.

Adjacent is an attached open WOOD STORE 3.96m x 3.4m.

PASTURELAND:
Located to the south on each side of the entrance driveway and to the north, totalling approximately 23 acres including approximately 2 acres of woodland adjacent to the detached barn (see OS extract).

DRIVEWAY:
The long driveway is constructed in reinforced concrete down to the turning area and purchasers should be aware that the short section of driveway from the public highway to the entrance gate is owned by the adjoining neighbour but the vendors have full rights of access.

SERVICES:
Mains electricity and water, private drainage and oil fired central heating. EPC D & D. Up to 35MB broadband and mobile phone reception via EE WiFi calling.