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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Hill, Lydbrook


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Individual Scandinavian style property with five bedrooms (master ensuite). Benefiting drawing room with vaulted ceiling, three further reception rooms, annexed garage and gardens.

A truly individual detached Scandinavian style property which we strongly recommend your earliest internal inspection to fully appreciate the accommodation on offer.

The architectural style of this property offers accommodation to include a reception hallway having split stairway leading to both upper and lower floors, 18 ft study with high level windows to the garden. Library/lounge area having feature fireplace, fitted book shelving to all sides and door to the wine cellar, further access to the rooms on this level. One of the features to the property is the drawing room 32 ft x 27 ft being an addition to the original construction and having a vaulted ceiling, period marble fireplace and mezzanine minstrels gallery. Also to this level is a kitchen giving access to the dining room, guest bedroom and bathroom. The upper level to the property offers three further bedrooms together with a master bedroom having ensuite bathroom and balconied area, bathroom. Externally the property stands in mature gardens with a variety of shrubbery and planting, timber garage and further detached double garage with a gymnasium over, wet room, W.C. and sauna. The gymnasium/annexe bedroom also has a kitchenette area. The property offers much privacy and seclusion in its location having a driveway leading to the parking and turning area, double gates to the lower area of the garden giving access to the garage. 

The property enjoys an elevated position overlooking Lower Lydbrook, here one can enjoy local walks along the old railway line towards the River Wye and into the Forest. Access via the Lower Lydbrook Road leads via Goodrich onto the A40 to Monmouth and South Wales or via Ross-on-Wye leading to the M50 to the Midlands and London. 

Glass atrium leading to: 

Stairway to first floor and lower ground floor. Tiled floor, views towards the gardens. 

19'0" x 9'6" (5.79m x 2.9m)
High level windows to two sides enjoying views to the gardens, wood flooring, radiator. External door to the side garden area, built-in storage cupboard. 

18'6" overall x 13'0" (5.64m overall x 3.96m)
Range of bookshelving units to three sides incorporating corner T.V. cabinet and having open fire with surround, wood flooring. Continuation access to: 

Further access to the dining room, kitchen and bedroom four. Built-in storage cupboard, door to wine store. Double doors to: 

32'6" x 28'0" (9.91m x 8.53m)
Feature to the property with vaulted ceiling, roof lights, feature marble fireplace surround with raised hearth and open grate, range of wood fronted dresser units with display over, stairway to mezzanine landing, double glazed windows and French doors to the side garden and patio area, further range of built-in storage cupboards incorporating sink unit (presently used as a bar and drinks serving area).

11'0" x 7'0" (3.35m x 2.13m)
Balustrading overlooking the main drawing room. 

15'9" x 12'6" (4.8m x 3.81m)
Approached from the library/lounge via sliding doors. French doors to the side gardens, built-in dresser unit, wood flooring, saloon doors to the kitchen. Door to: 

7'0" x 6'0" (2.13m x 1.83m)
Door to rear gardens.

12'10" x 11'0" (3.91m x 3.35m)
Window to rear, bespoke range of wood fronted units incorporating Gaggenau oven and hob with griddle plate, continuation range of base units to two sides incorporating drawers and cupboards with worktops and splashback tiling, built-in corner seating area, window to side, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge freezer, wood flooring. 

11'0" x 8'2" (3.35m x 2.49m)
Window to side overlooking the garden, range of built-in wardrobes. 

Low level W.C., pedestal wash hand basin, bath with shower over, tiled walls, window to side.  

Access to loft space which is boarded and divided into two rooms.

21'6" x 11'4" (6.55m x 3.45m)
Velux roof window, double glazed patio doors leading to the side balcony enjoying distant views to Lydbrook and the surrounding area, range of built-in storage cupboards and wardrobes, wood flooring. 

Twin vanity wash hand basins, Jacuzzi bath with shower over, wood flooring, low level W.C., bidet, double glazed window to rear, tiled walls. 

11'4" x 8'10" (3.45m x 2.69m)
Window to rear, built-in storage cupboard, wood flooring. 

11'2" x 8'10" (3.4m x 2.69m)
Built-in range of wardrobes, wood flooring, door to the side veranda with views over the gardens. 

8'10" x 7'0" (2.69m x 2.13m)
Feature stained glass window to side, pedestal wash hand basin, roll edge bath with shower over, shower cubicle with independent shower, low level W.C., wood flooring. 


18'3" x 4'9"  (5.56m x 1.45m)
Up and over door, power and light. External stairway to side garden giving access to: 

15'9" x 11'0" (4.8m x 3.35m) overall 
Double access doors from the balconied area, wood flooring and walls, double glazed windows, corner sink unit with cupboards under, fridge, door to separate toilet, separate four person sauna. Door to: 

Low level W.C., shower cubicle.

Double gates give access to the driveway with parking area where the station platform is still visible. To the boundary of the garden is a timber garage having double doors to front. The gardens surround the property, laid predominantly to lawn with various inset trees and fruit trees enclosed by fencing and hedgerow. The pathway leads down to the lower area of garden where there are further double gates giving access to the side driveway being the old railway line which leads to the double garage and gymnasium with parking and turning area. Lying from the dining room, kitchen and drawing room is a further area of ornate gardens enjoying a south easterly facing aspect with distant views towards Lydbrook and the surrounding area. Laid predominantly to lawns with water feature, various patio areas enclosed by fencing and hedgerow for privacy and seclusion. 

We are advised FREEHOLD to be verified through your solicitor. 

From Ross-on-Wye leave via Walford Road, pass through the village of Walford and on towards Kerne Bridge, continue along this road until reaching Lower Lydbrook. Turn left into the village of Lydbrook and then turn left to Lydbrook Hill and the church. The property will be found on the left hand side opposite the entrance to the church with the name plate located on the twin five bar gates. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 May 2015


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