5 bedroom detached house for sale

Lower Wye Valley Road,St. Briavels, Lydney GL15

Sold STC £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • IDEAL B&B
  • 5 Bedrooms with en-suite
  • 4 Reception Rooms
  • 2 Kitchens
  • 2 Dining Rooms
  • Outbuildings
  • 3.5 Acres of mature gardens and woodland
  • Sun Terraces
  • Ample Parking
  • No upper chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

With parts dating back to the 1535 this elegant former Victorian hunting and fishing lodge is nestled high on the side of the river Wye between Monmouth and Chepstow with outstanding views across the valley in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Set in 3.7 acres of mature grounds and gardens with woodland walks and extensive parking on two terraces. The characteristic layout suits this successful bed and breakfast business but it could easily be adapted as a family home or perhaps for dual family use.

The property is stone built with painted rendering with inset double glazed windows all under pitched tiled roofs. Fire regs, LPG cooking, central heating with radiators throughout, moulded architraves, skirting boards, wall lights.

The approach to the property from the parking area is through part glazed hardwood front door into:

RECEPTION: 6.72m x 3.94m
Window to side, fireplace with inset circular wood burning stove, licensed drinks bar, stairs to first floor and lower ground floor area. Doors into the following:

SNUG: 3.8m x 2.45m
Window to the front with attractive views across the river, cloaks cupboard and recess.

SIDE ENTRANCE:
With door out to garden and door into CLOAKROOMS:
With separate male and female toilets, windows to front & side, fully tiled with motifs, extractor fans, low level WC's and basins with mirrors over.

Steps down to:

BREAKFAST /DINING ROOM: 4.34m x 3.97m
Two windows with pine seats with attractive views across the river. Opening into lobby with door into:

MASTER BEDROOM: 4.46m x 5.7m (into bay)
Three sided bay window overlooking river, part glazed door out to terrace, TV point, telephone point, storage cupboard with consumer units and meters. Up step into:

EN-SUITE:
Fully tiled throughout, low level WC, extractor fan, bath with glass screen, shower with mixer valve and head on adjustable rail over, basin and pedestal with shower light and point over.

From Reception Up Steps:

KITCHEN ONE/UTILITY: 5m maximum x 5m
External stable door and window to side; window to rear. Cupboards set under laminated tops with inset one and a half bowl sink unit and matching island unit with cupboards and drawers under, space for fridge and freezers, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, matching wall units. Ideal Concord LPG boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating, telephone point.

From reception up stairs and then immediately up second set of stairs to:

ATTIC/OFFICE:
Raked ceilings with 'Velux' roof light and exposed beams with restricted head height, TV and telephone points.

From reception up stairs to:

FIRST FLOOR HALL:
Velux roof lights, door to roof space at high level and telephone point. Doors into the following:

KITCHEN TWO: 4.45m x 2.84m
Window to front with views across the river, cupboards and drawers set under laminated tops with inset double bowl stainless steel sink and matching island unit and wall units, two built in ovens, two gas hobs with extractor hoods over, plumbing for dishwasher, space for fridge/freezer, fully tiled, telephone point.

SITTING ROOM: 5.68m into bay x 4.42m
Three sided bay window to front and window to side with attractive views across the river and gardens, original open fireplace with timber surround and mantel, arched topped panelling with mirrors over, oak flooring. Matching pair of panelled doors into:

DINING ROOM: 3.82m x 4.54m
Window to the side, fireplace and TV point.

BEDROOM FIVE: 2.9m x 2.5m
Window to rear, 'Velux' roof light, TV point, door into;

EN-SUITE:
Window to rear, split level layout, standalone bath, basin and pedestal with tiling behind both, low level WC, shower point and light.

REAR LOBBY:
Part glazed external door out to rear garden, coat hooks, service cupboard.

From First Floor Hall up steps into:

BEDROOM TWO: 3.83m x 3.67m
Window to side, exposed beams and truss having restricted head height, built-in storage cupboard, roof access trap. Door into:

EN-SUITE:
Window to side at high level, fully tiled walls, bath with shower taps and screen, basin and pedestal, low level WC, shower light and point, extractor fan.

From First Floor Hall up steps to lobby into:

BEDROOM THREE: 2.96m x 3.52m average
Window to side, triangular layout, original feature cast iron fireplace with timber surround, raked ceilings. Door into:

EN-SUITE:
Window to side, fully tiled, raked ceilings, recessed shower enclosure, mixer valve with head on adjustable rail, basin and pedestal, low level WC, shower point and light, extractor fan.

GUEST SUITE

GUEST SITTING ROOM: 3.81m average x 2.95m
Window to front with views across the river, original cast iron feature fireplace with timber surround, vaulted ceiling with exposed stone wall at high level, beams and display shelf, TV point. Steps down to:

GUEST BEDROOM: 3.09m x 2.86m
Windows to the front and side overlooking gardens and the river, feature decorative panelled walls with dado and coving, high raked ceiling, built-in wardrobe. Door into:

EN-SUITE:
Window to side, raked ceiling, fully tiled, corner bath with shower taps, basin and pedestal, low level WC, shower point and light.

OUTSIDE:
The property is set in approximately 3.75 acres of mature and well maintained gardens and woodland overlooking the River Wye and features many original natural stone walled terraces and lovely walks through this attractive ancient woodland with seating areas that have wild daffodils and bluebells in season, all enjoying outstanding location. The flag stone paths lead to the front entrance, the garden beyond and the original deep water well. There are useful outbuildings adjacent to the utility room. The approach is from a splayed drive through a five bar timber gate where ample parking space is provided on two levels either side of the entrance drive.

SERVICES:
Mains water, electricity, private drainage and LPG heating and cooking.
EPC band G.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 January 2016

Nearest station

  • Lydney (6.6 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Lydney (6.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Roscoe Rogers & Knight, Monmouth

3 Agincourt Square, Monmouth, NP25 3BT

01600 522024 Local call rate

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