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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Hay on Wye,Painscastle,LD2


Property Description

Key features

  • Small paddock
  • Grade II listed farmhouse dating from 17th century
  • Many original period features
  • Very fine period staircase
  • Beautiful period screen in the sitting room
  • Far reaching views from the gardens.
  • Spacious well proportioned rooms
  • 4 double bedrooms
  • Master bedroom en-suite
  • Large gardens with swimming pool

Full description

Property Description

Character stone former farmhouse with period features with adjoining large stone barn, garden and small paddock, with views 5 miles of Hay on Wye

Property Details

Wern Fawr House stands in unspoilt countryside about one mile out of the village of Painscastle, the centre of a strong farming community some 5 miles west of the famous Book Town of Hay on Wye, 3 miles from the village of Clyro and about 28 miles west of Hereford. Local facilities are available in Clyro, including a primary school, village shop and public house, while Hay on Wye is a busy Market Town with a range of traditional shops and facilities
The Property:
A very fine Grade II Listed period former stone farmhouse of great character with many original features and spacious centrally heated accommodation arranged over two floors and attics having a wealth of exposed timbers and fine carved door surrounds. It is arranged around a courtyard in an elevated position with a full width wide terrace running across the front and steps down to the lower level. Approached from the yard there is a large traditional stone former hay barn that opens through to the large rear gardens that extend out to the side of the house and include an outdoor swimming pool complex with paved surround and a summer house. There is another house opposite Wern Fawr within the former yard at a lower level.

Entrance Hall: with timbered walls, feature stone walling and flagstone floors. 2 Radiators.
Sitting Room:
heavily timbered, with carved door surrounds and a stone fireplace and chimney breast having an oil fired room heater. Exposed feature panel with wattle panelling. Window seat, radiator, 3 wall light points and TV aerial point.
wood flooring, exposed wall timbers, internal leaded lights and understairs cupboard. Radiator and telephone point.
Living Room:
a large modern room with roof lights and French windows on to the front terrace. Fireplace with woodburning stove and a radiator.
Kitchen/breakfast Room; range of fitted wood units around three walls and peninsular unit incorporating an electric hob. A two and a half bowl sink unit, raised Double Oven with cupboards above and below, and extensive range of fitted cupboards. Exposed ceiling and wall timbers and a telephone point.
Utility Room:
handbasin and plumbing for a washing machine.
Cloakroom. WC. Quarry tiled floor and the oil fired central heating boiler.
First Floor:

Landing: approached up an enclosed period staircase with a door off the hall. Half landing with radiator.
Master Bedroom:
fireplace and feature stone walling, exposed wall timbers and a radiator. Airing Cupboard. Bathroom en-suite: tiled to half height, bath with shower attachment, pedestal basin with mirror and lights over, shaver point and WC. Radiator.
Bedroom 2:
a large room with exposed wall and ceiling timbers. 2 radiators.
part tiled walls and part wood panelled. Corner bath with shower attachment, bidet, pedestal basin with shaver light, and WC. Radiator.
Second Floor
Landing; approached up a very fine old staircase with half landing having a radiator.
Bedroom 3:
approached through double doors, large Velux window and an end window. Restricted headroom along the sides.
Bedroom 4:
radiator. Restricted headroom along the sides of the room.
Traditional Stone Barn:
with two stores and doors through to the rear.
The Gardens:
there are very large mainly lawned gardens with fabulous views over the adjoining farmland to the hills beyond. Within the gardens there is a swimming pool with paved surround and adjoining Summer House and a pond with aquatic plants.
mains electricity, private drainage.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 May 2014

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