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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Carey, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR2

Under Offer £1,400,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 3 reception rooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Driveway
  • Equestrian
  • Garage
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Patio/Terrace
  • Purpose Built

Full description

The Gaer House is a beautifully presented family home which is generously proportioned. The property enjoys a peaceful and private setting with excellent river frontage. The level pastureland extends to some 30 acres of well fenced and maintained paddocks with water supply.

Approached via its own private driveway leading to a large gravelled parking area with 3 bay garage, the original property dates back to 1784 and was extended in the 1950's. There is consent to create a 6th bedroom to the house and a 2 bedroom annexe/guest suite over the large garage (partially implemented). With its fully glazed, south-west facing aspect and superb paved terrace, the spacious Aga kitchen with breakfast room is a wonderful living space and is perfect for entertaining.

There are five good sized double bedrooms; the master suite with dressing room and en-suite bathroom; the other bedrooms all with built-in wardrobe. All the ground floor rooms lead off a welcoming and impressive entrance hall with beautiful limestone flooring and a sweeping staircase leading to a galleried landing.

The property is light and airy and most reception rooms enjoy direct access to the terrace and garden with fabulous views over the pastureland and countryside beyond.

Situated in a beautiful rural location within the centre of its gardens and overlooking all the land, the property enjoys a peaceful and private setting with excellent river frontage.

The level pastureland extends to some 30 acres of well-fenced and maintained paddocks, all with water supply.

There is a large agricultural barn incorporates 9 over-sized brick built stables, groom facilities and secure store room in all circa 6,000 sq. ft. A manege (52m x 24m) and a Claydon 5 horse walker.

The charming hamlet of Carey is located in the unspoilt and tranquil Wye Valley, within the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This area offers a sought-after rural idyll enjoying a high degree of peace and tranquillity.

There is a well-respected and popular country inn and restaurant (The Cottage of Content) within easy walking distance. The 4 star Holme Lacy House Hotel & Leisure Club is about 4 miles away. The neighbouring villages of Hoarwithy & Fownhope provide a variety of local facilities including a school, post office/store, medical centre, Wye Leisure Gym & Spa and good dining pubs. Ross-on-Wye & Hereford provide a wider range of amenities to meet most day-to-day requirements.

Ross on Wye 7 miles
Hereford 9 miles
Monmouth 15.5 miles
Leominster 21 miles
Malvern 25.5 miles
Hay on Wye 27 miles
M5 (J 8) 29 miles
(All distances are approximate)

Rail stations at Hereford and Ledbury
Airport - Bristol 64 miles, Birmingham 73.5 miles

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 May 2016


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