5 bedroom character property for sale

Glasbury-On-Wye, Herefordshire

£1,400,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A beautifully restored period character farmstead with a charming family sized five bedroomed farmhouse, three high specification self-contained holiday cottages, detached Scandinavian style bungalow, outbuildings, mature gardens and land within the beautiful Wye Valley near Hay-on-Wye.

THE FARMHOUSE This a charming Grade II listed period house probably around 200 years old, although parts of it may be older. It sits alongside the cobbled courtyard with the barns forming an L-shaped range on two sides. The house has been completely restored in the last eight years with a comprehensive renovation programme whilst great effort has been made to maintain its obvious and inherent charm and character so that the original fireplaces, internal doors, windows, etc have all been retained.

. The property comprises the following accommodation:

MAIN ENTRANCE PORCH -6'7" x 6'7" (2m x 2m). with south westerly aspect overlooking the garden, opens to the:

MAIN ENTRANCE HALL -23' x 6'7" (7m x 2m). with staircase off to first floor, glazed screen to dining room, two radiators.

MORNING ROOM -16'1" x 15'9" (4.9m x 4.8m). plus large 2m bay window south east with views over the garden, window south west, traditional fireplace with moulded surround and mantel, two arched shelved recess areas, floorboards, radiator.

DRAWING ROOM -15'9" x 14'9" (4.8m x 4.5m). with bay window south east with views over the garden, traditional fireplace with mantle over and brick hearth, fitted shelving.

DINING ROOM -15'1" x 12'8" (4.6m x 3.86m). with glazed screen to hall, two windows south west with shutters, seats and views, a traditional fireplace with ornate surround and part tiled insert.

INNER HALL - with stone flag floor and window south west.

FARMHOUSE KITCHEN -15'7" x 13'5" (4.75m x 4.1m). plus 14'9" (4.5m) x 10' (3.05m) with windows to three elevations, fitted Aga cooker, bespoke hand built kitchen with solid wood block ash worktops, central island, breakfast bar, circular stainless steel sink, Belfast sink, appliance recess areas, larder cupboard, tiled floor, back door north west.

REAR LOBBY - with second staircase and access to cellar.

REAR HALL - with back door, coat hooks, window to courtyard.

UTILITY ROOM -9'10" x 9'4" (3m x 2.84m). with window north east, extensive shelving, worktops, tiled floor, door to lobby, radiator.

CLOAKROOM -9'2" x 5'7" (2.8m x 1.7m). with low flush WC, fitted hand basin, window north east to courtyard.

CELLAR -21' x 16'1" (6.4m x 4.9m). via a stone steps through an attractive archway housing the boiler and hot water system with stone flag and part cobbled flooring.

FIRST FLOOR - SPACIOUS LANDING opening to:

BEDROOM 115'9" x 15'3" (4.8m x 4.65m). plus bay window south east, window north east, connecting door to:

BEDROOM 2/MASTER BEDROOM17'1" x 15'11" overall (5.2m x 4.85m overall). with large bay window south east, further window south west, door to:

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM -10'6" x 6'3" (3.2m x 1.9m). with window south west, fitted hand basin with cupboard under, low flush WC, corner shower unit, ladder radiator.

LOWER LANDING AREA - with back staircase off.

BEDROOM 3 -16'1" x 13'3" (4.9m x 4.04m). with two windows south west, period fireplace, large wardrobe, radiator.

BEDROOM 4 -10'4" x 10' (3.15m x 3.05m). with window north west over the courtyard, radiator.

BATHROOM 29'2" x 7'3" average (2.8m x 2.2m average). (OFF LANDING) with large corner shower unit, panelled bath, fitted hand basin, low flush WC, window north east, towel rail.

BEDROOM 5 -18'1" x 15'5" (5.51m x 4.7m). with two windows south west, traditional fireplace with ornate surround, radiator.

DRESSING ROOM -6'1" x 5'3" (1.85m x 1.6m). with window to courtyard, extensive fitted shelving and hanging space.

EN-SUITE -10' x 8'8" (3.05m x 2.64m). with panelled bath with shower attachment, hand basin with cupboard below, low flush WC, corner shower cubicle, towel rail, window north east.

OUTSIDE The property sits in a cobbled courtyard with parking for numerous cars and charming traditional stone buildings on two sides. There have been converted to provide three stunning holiday cottages to a high specification with features such as under floor heating, high quality bathrooms and kitchens and the retention of its many character features including round windows, beams and trusses. They comprise:

JESSICA COTTAGE Converted from the former grooms house to provide:

ENTRANCE HALL - with stone flag flooring, window south east.

LIVING/DINING ROOM -20'8" x 16'5" max (6.3m x 5m max). with stone chimney breast, three windows (south east, south west and north west), oak flooring, attractive traditional fire.

KITCHEN -17'9" x 10'10" max (5.4m x 3.3m max). with floor and wall units with cooker, hob and hood, stainless steel single drainer sink unit, recess areas for fridge, freezer and dishwasher, oak flooring, window south east, doors south east and north west, traditional fireplace, staircase to first floor.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING - with cupboard, two windows northwest.

BEDROOM 112'6" x 12'2" (3.8m x 3.7m). with round window south east, exposed beams, radiator.

EN-SUITE BATHROOM -12'6" x 5'7" (3.8m x 1.7m). with bath, low flush WC, fitted hand basin with cupboards under, ladder radiator, door north west onto Juliette balcony.

FAMILY BATHROOM -9'10" x 6'7" average (3m x 2m average). with panelled bath, seperate shower cubicle (double size) with glass door, hand basin with cupboards under, low flush WC, ladder radiator, window south east.

BEDROOM 2 -13'1" x 10'2" (3.99m x 3.1m). with window south east, radiator.

BEDROOM 3 -16'5" x 11' (5m x 3.35m). with windows south east, radiator, exposed beams and trusses, Victorian fireplace.

MARGAUX-ROSE COTTAGE

ENTRANCE HALL - with staircase to first floor, stone flag floor.

SHOWER ROOM -9'2" x 5'7" (2.8m x 1.7m). with large corner shower unit, fitted hand basin with cupboards under, low flush WC, ladder radiator, window north east.

BEDROOM 114'3" (4.34m) x 10'6" (3.2m) plus recess 7'10" (2.39m) x 6'3" (1.9m). with oak flooring, two windows.

BEDROOM 2 -17'9" x 10'4" (5.4m x 3.15m). with windows north east and south west, shelved recess, oak flooring, radiator.

FIRST FLOOR - LANDING AREA

LIVING/DINING ROOM/KITCHEN27'7" x 17'11" (8.4m x 5.46m). with three windows north east, two round windows south west with sliding shutters, oak flooring, wood burning stove, magnificent king post truss A frames, floor units with appliance recess, cooker, hob and hood, single drainer sink unit, worktops.

BATHROOM 2 -9'10" x 6'7" (3m x 2m). with panelled bath with over bath shower, low flush WC, two fitted hand basins with cupboards under, ladder radiator.

BEDROOM 3 -14'9" x 14'1" (4.5m x 4.3m). plus recess with exposed beams and trusses, window north east, radiator.

BEDROOM 4 -17'9" x 12'10" (5.4m x 3.91m). with window north east, external door north west, beams and radiator.

YELLOWDRAMA COTTAGE

ENTRANCE HALL - with staircase to first floor, stone flag floor, window and door north east.

BEDROOM 2 -17'9" x 11'6" (5.4m x 3.5m). with window south west and door to courtyard.

BATHROOM -14'1" x 7'10" (4.3m x 2.39m). with panelled bath with shower over, handbasin with cupboards under, low flush WC, window north east, outside door, ladder radiator, door to:

BEDROOM 3/CHILD'S ROOM14'3" x 8' (4.34m x 2.44m). with window and door south west to courtyard.

FIRST FLOOR GALLERIED LANDING with window north east, spotlighting, oak flooring, leads to:

MASTER SUITE -26'7" x 18'1" max (8.1m x 5.51m max). a magnificent room with three circular windows, two south west and one south east, exposed A frame timbers, oak flooring, island hand basin, separate WC and shower cubicle off.

LIVING/KITCHEN -37'1" x 18'1" (11.3m x 5.51m). a large open plan room with feature circular window south west, further window north east, three fully exposed A-frame King Post trusses forming an impressive feature, wood burning stove, oak flooring. Kitchen area with cooker hob and hood, recess for dishwasher and washing machine, drawers, worktops, breakfast bar, stainless steel sink unit, window north east, shelves, three radiators.

OUTSIDE Some of the original buildings have remained unconverted and these provide some useful additional space including the:

OPEN ARCHWAY/GARAGE -37'9" x 18'1" (11.5m x 5.51m). with a drive-through to the rear and garaging for four cars.

ORIGINAL COW BYRE -27'11" x 18'4" (8.5m x 5.59m). with traditional mangers and hay racks used for storage.

TRADITIONAL STABLES -18'4" x 16'1" (5.59m x 4.9m). with two original boxes in situ, block set flooring, two windows, original doors and partitions (would make a good gym).

BOILER HOUSE FOR COTTAGES17'11" x 9'10" (5.46m x 3m). with two Lilliput automatic boilers, hot water systems, etc.

WORKSHOP -35'9" x 18'1" (10.9m x 5.51m). of block construction with double doors, oil storage tank and extensive racking.

THE BUNGALOW Within the grounds is a detached high quality Scandinavian style bungalow built under a planning consents for use associated with the holiday cottages. Briefly this comprises:

PORCH

ENTRANCE/DINING HALL -17'1" max x 15'1" max (5.2m max x 4.6m max). with glazed door and window south east, coving, radiator, tiled floor, double doors to living space, doors to:

OPEN PLAN LIVING SPACE26'3" x 25'11" (8m x 7.9m). with coving, wood effect floor, three radiators, comprising:

LIVING AREA - with two windows north west, wood burning stove on tiled hearth, door to:

BREAKFAST AREA - with window south east with views.

KITCHEN AREA - with fitted cream floor and wall units, with worktops, stainless steel sink, Hotpoint oven and ceramic hob, extractor hood, coving, window south east with views, plumbing for washing machine.

UTILITY ROOM -8'10" x 4'10" (2.7m x 1.47m). with fitted work top, tiled floor, shelving, plumbing for washing machine.

BEDROOM 112'8" x 12'6" (3.86m x 3.8m). with window south west, radiator, wood effect floor, coving:

EN SUITE BATHROOM -12'8" x 4'6" (3.86m x 1.37m). with panelled bath with shower over, low flush w.c., pedestal hand basin, shower cubicle, half tiled walls, heated towel rail, tiled floor, coving, extractor, window north west.

BEDROOM 2 -13'1" x 12'11" max (3.99m x 3.94m max). with window north west, radiator, coved ceiling.

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM -8'2" x 4'1" (2.5m x 1.24m). with low flush w.c., pedestal hand basin, fully tiled walk-in shower, heated towel rail, shaver light and point, tiled floor, half tiled walls, extractor fan.

BEDROOM 3 -13'1" x 12'11" max (3.99m x 3.94m max). with radiator, coved ceiling, window south east with views.

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM -8'2" x 4'1" (2.5m x 1.24m). with low flush w.c., pedestal hand basin, fully tiled walk-in shower, heated towel rail, shaver light and point, tiled floor, half tiled walls, extractor fan.

STUDY -9'5" x 7'6" (2.87m x 2.29m). with radiator, wood floor, window north west, coving, loft space.

OUTSIDE - Pleasant grounds surround the bungalow with scope for further landmass if required.

SERVICES - We are informed that the property is connected to mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.

THE GROUNDS - A particular feature of Glanhenwye are the grounds which surround the property with original stone walls providing an impressive backdrop to many of the garden areas. To the front of the house is an extensive area of lawned garden with ornamental trees and shrubs. Below this is a lower garden and lawn area ideal for a kitchen garden or for further recreational use. To the rear is an amenity area and further lawns with specialist trees and shrubs and a sweeping entrance from the original roadway.

THE BUSINESS - The property has, for years, been run successfully as a holiday letting business. From a standing start the business has grown well and details of turnover will be available on request. The property is offered with all three cottages fully equipped to be utilised as holiday cottages including furniture, kitchen equipment, bed linen, etc (a few personal items are excluded).


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11 High Town, Hay-On-Wye, HR3 5AE

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