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Peterstow, High Town Bungalow, Peterstow, Ross-on-Wye


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Tenure: Freehold


NB: There are also individual paddocks to rent totalling 4 acres on a Tenancy Agreement (a very short walk from the property).

Covered Porch, Reception Hall, 21’Living Room with fireplace, 13’ Dining Room.Exquisite 16’ Kitchen with Aga and 20’ Hobbies/Utility Room. Beautifully re-fitted Bath/Shower Room & W.C. and 4 Bedrooms. Secluded Gardens, Sun Terraces, Workshop/Garden Shed and extensive Tarmacadam Driveway. Unspoilt easterly outlook.

Hightown Bungalow lies close to the rural periphery of the sought after village of Peterstow, some 2½ miles west of the historic market and tourist town of Ross-on-Wye. The village lies within the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and facilities within walking distance include the wonderful central village Common, shop, post office and office licence, Church/Village Hall and two Pubs. There is also an extremely useful hourly bus service to Ross, Hereford & Gloucester.

Originally erected some 30 years ago, the bungalow has subsequently been extended and now offers an outstandingly well proportioned living area, the 21’ living room being particularly light and enjoying an unspoilt outlook over an adjacent paddock. The kitchen has recently been generously re-fitted in a most appealing manner, complete with British Racing Green Aga range. The Bathroom/Shower Room & W.C. has also been completely refurbished to most pleasing effect, and there is a 20’ hobbies/utility room.

Externally, the gardens lie to the east and north of the bungalow whilst the approach through the northern boundary is via the generous driveway/parking area.

For those wanting good access to fast communications, the M50 motorway/A40 dual carriageway, just over a mile away to the east, enables first class communication to most parts of the country. In detail, the accommodation comprises:-

Covered Porch
with part glazed door through to:-

Reception Hall
having coat hooks, light oak laminate flooring and access hatch to insulated roof void. Door to Airing Cupboard with insulated copper tank.

Living Room
east and south elevations, most of the glazing being double glazing. Attractive sandstone fireplace with slate hearth and hardwood mantel over with t.v. top and shelving alongside. Masses of ceiling mounted halogen down lighters and double glazed French door out onto adjacent sun terrace (see later). Glazed double doors open through to the:-

Dining Room
having double glazed window to south elevation and ceiling mounted halogen down lighters. Light oak laminate flooring. Open way through to:-

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
Room Lavishly appointed with a wide range of Shaker style, floor mounted cupboards and drawers under roll edged, beech working surfaces. Incorporated amidst these units is the Fisher and Paykel, two drawer, brushed stainless finish automatic dishwasher. Also incorporated is a larder fridge and 1½ bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap over. Fine, Aga range in superb British Racing Green in a tiled recess with hardwood beam over. Range of complementary wall mounted cupboards. Tiling behind working surfaces and concealed lighting beneath wall mounted cupboards. Ceramic tiled floor. Ceiling mounted down lighter spots and glazed door back through to reception hall.

Hobbies/Utility Room
A very well proportioned room with windows and doors to two elevations, terracotta coloured ceramic tiled floor and a host of floor and wall mounted storage cupboards incorporating a 1½ bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over. Plumbing for automatic washing and plumbing for additional dishwasher. Access hatch to ceiling void over. Coat hooks. Louvered door to:-

Boiler Room
housing the two Heatrae Sadia column heaters, together with associated electronic programmer and time switch.

Bedroom 1
Generously proportioned and with double glazed window to east elevation looking out across garden and nearby paddock. Two wall mounted, adjustable brass light fittings.

Bath/Shower Room & W.C.
Recently most attractively refitted with white suite comprising shaped bath with chrome thermostatic shower having large drench shower head with additional flexible shower spray and curved glazed side panel. Bidet, low level w.c. and vanity unit comprising wash hand basin with excellent range of cupboards and drawers beneath. Additional wall mounted double medicine cabinet with mirror and light between. Double glazed window. Two fine, chrome radiator/towel rails and superb limestone ceramic floor tiling. Full tiling to walls complement the whole. Ceiling mounted down lighter spots.

Bedroom 2/Study
with window to west elevation, laminate flooring and shelving.

Bedroom 3
having windows to both north and east elevations making this a pleasingly light room.

Bedroom 4
with fine open outlook to east over a nearby tree fringed paddock. Oak laminate flooring.

A splayed entrance opens onto a Generous Tarmacadam Driveway. This is of overall max dimensions approx 75’ x 16’, providing parking for several vehicles/Parking Area.

The principal area of garden lies to the north and east of the house. To the north side of the house is an area of lawn fringed by flower and shrub beds, species including Camellia, Varigated Laurel, Berberis, Cotoneaster, Roses and others. Flanking this area is a Wooden Garden Building/Workshop of max dimensions 10’ x 10’ complete with fused power supply, fluorescent lighting and power points. Also work bench and shelving. Glazing to three sides and standing under a double pitched felt roof. Alongside is the Wooden Dog Run and Kennel of approx dimensions 9’6 x 4’.

To the north eastern corner of the garden is a Decking Sun Terrace of approx dimensions 18’ x 14’, whilst adjacent to same is the Vegetable and Fruit Section complete with young Apple Tree and Blackcurrant Bush.

Extending along the eastern side of the property is a Further Lawn flanked by an attractive Beech Hedge, with a Small Pond to the south end of the lawn.

Lying adjacent to same and flanked by an attractive rendered wall and Beech hedging is the Paved Sun Terrace of max dimensions approx 18’ x 18’. Concrete paved path leads around the south and west sides of the house to give access to the screened Titon oil tank of capacity 1225 litres. This area can also be accessed directly through a wooden door from the top of the driveway. There is an outside tap close by and exterior lighting at various points to the periphery of the bungalow.

Mains electricity and water are connected. Private Drainage.

Council Tax Band ‘D’

Strictly and only please by prior telephone appointment through Morris Bricknell Chartered Surveyors. Tel: 01989 768320. Out of hours, try Norman Bricknell on 01989 564689.

Leave the western outskirts of Ross at Wilton Roundabout (BP Service Station) taking the A49 towards Hereford. After 1½ miles, drive through the village of Peterstow passing the Yew Tree Pub and Shop on the right, turning left immediately after passing the village common. within 20 yards of turning left, bear right up the lane, past a black & white cottage on your right, taking the 1st driveway on the left hand side which is Hightown Bungalow.

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28 April 2011


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