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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wye Valley

Offers in Excess of £1,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • EXCEPTIONAL BARN CONVERSION
  • OVER 900 YEARS OLD
  • FIVE BEDROOMS
  • SIX RECEPTION ROOMS
  • FOUR BATHROOMS
  • BEAUTIFUL KITCHEN/ DINER

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SUMMARY PARAGRAPH

Nestled down a private lane with a small hamlet of houses, you will find
The Magnificent Monks Barn. Built over 900 years ago for the Monks at Tintern Abbey, the owners have restored it to its former glory and turned it into a beautiful home which is designed in a shape of a cross.

Access is via the wooden gates at the front leading you into the drive way with ample parking for several cars. The double wooden front doors open up into the most magnificent hallway with flag stone floors, high vaulted ceilings and wooden beams. This gives you access to a Play room, Study, Lounge, Formal Dining room, Kitchen/ Breakfast room and Snug; with solid ash stairs leading to the first floor & Minstrel Gallery/Juliette Balcony.

The play room leads into the study, and a door opens up into the Lounge. The lounge has two sets of French doors with access onto the patio, leading onto the garden. The original stone walls, high ceilings and solid oak wooden flooring give the feeling of a spacious yet relaxing room for family gatherings. The formal Dining room has a sitting area at the rear by the French doors which over looks the gardens with slate tiles. The Minstrel Gallery from the first floor over looks the dining room making it truly breathtaking. The Kitchen / Diner is a wonderful spacious family room French doors again give you direct access onto a decked area for outside dining. From the kitchen you will find a utility room and a further family snug tv room.

On the first floor you will find a reading area with French doors leading onto a Juliette balcony overlooking acres of countryside. You will find five excellent size bedrooms with wooden beams showing in ever room and high vaulted ceilings. The impressive master bedroom has a walk in wardrobe and archway leads you into the en suite with marble tiled flooring. You will also find 2 family bathrooms with porcelain tiled flooring.

Ground floor accommodation

The double wooden front doors lead you into the most magnificent hallway with flag stone floors, high vaulted ceilings and wooden beams it gives you access to the Play room, Study, Formal Lounge, Formal Dining Room, which then flows into the Kitchen / Breakfast room, TV Snug and Utility. From the main hallway, the solid oak stairs will lead you to the first floor.

The first sitting room is currently used as a "play room" this leads into the office and a door leads into the Formal Lounge. The formal lounge can be accessed from the hallway or the office, it has two sets of French doors leading onto the garden; the original stone walls, high ceilings and solid oak wooden flooring give the feeling of a spacious yet relaxing room for family gatherings. The formal Dining room has a sitting area at the rear by the French doors which over looks the gardens with slate tiles. The Minstrel Gallery from the first floor over looks the dining room making it truly breathtaking. The Kitchen / Diner is a wonderful spacious family room French doors lead you onto a decked area for outside dining. It has a range of wall and floor mounted units with a centre island with seating. At the dining area there is ample room for a dining table. A dual fire is situated on the wall benefiting the family sitting room. You will also find a good size utility room with stables doors and another entrance to the front of the property.

First floor accommodation

On the first floor you will find a reading area with French doors leading onto a balcony overlooking the countryside. There are five excellent size bedrooms with wooden beams in every room and high vaulted ceilings. The impressive master bedroom has a walk in wardrobe and archway leads you into the en suite with marble tiled flooring. The guest bedroom also benefits from an en suite shower room with porcelain tiles and you will also find a family bathrooms with porcelain tiled flooring.

SETTING THE SCENE

Monks Barn is located down a private lane with a small hamlet of houses; from the gated entrance is laid with gravel drive way with ample parking, surrounding by beautiful mature gardens, with fruit trees and shrubs. The views from the rear garden are quite simply stunning. The rear garden has a large patio area laid with flagstones. There is a decked area from the kitchen with a wooden gazebo, an array of shrubs, bushes and trees leading onto the lawned area.

WHAT'S NEARBY? ()

Monks Barn is situated in the village of St Arvans, which is just 5 minutes drive from the historic town of Chepstow with its Normandy castle and lots of shops bars & restaurants, even closer you will find Chepstow race course, Tintern Abby can be found in the opposite direction 2 miles away.

HOW TO GET HERE:

From the M4 heading west take Junction 23 onto the M48 to Chepstow. At Junction 2, take the A466 exit to Chepstow. Carry on for 3.3 miles over 2 roundabouts, past the racecourse then turn left onto Devauden Rd then turn left onto Grange Road. After 0.8 of a mile turn left onto the private road. Follow round the corner and Monks Barn will be directly in front.

For those with satellite navigation the postcode is NP16 6EU


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14 St. Andrews Crescent Cathays Cardiff CF10 3DD

029 2243 0205 Local call rate

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