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Yew Tree Cottage, Newcastle, Monmouth, Monmouthshire

Key features

  • CHARACTER COTTAGE WITH FOUR BEDROOMS, 2 EN-SUITES AND A FAMILY BATHROOM
  • THREE RECEPTION ROOMS AND THREE WOOD BURNING STOVES
  • FARMHOUSE STYLE FITTED KITCHEN AND BREAKFAST ROOM WITH AN AGA
  • PRINCIPAL BEDROOM WITH EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM AND BALCONY OVER LOOKING NEIGHBOURING FIELDS
  • BRIGHT AND AIRY SUNROOM OVERLOOKING THE PATIO AND HOT TUB
  • THE GARDENS AND GROUNDS AMOUNT TO APPROXIMATELY HALF AN ACRE
  • OPPORTUNITY TO RENT APPROXIMATELY 4 ACRES OF LAND ON THE OPPOSITE SIDE OF THE ROAD
  • OUTBUILDING DIVIDED INTO KENNEL, LAWNMOWER STORE AND TOOL SHED WITH W.C
  • DOUBLE GARAGE WITH HOBBY ROOM ABOVE
  • EPC RATING: F

Property description

Yew Tree Cottage is offered to the market for the first time in 40 years. The property dates back to approximately 1820 and once featured in a lifestyle magazine showcasing the enhancements made to the property by the current owners many years ago. The property has much character and charm and is exceptionally bright and airy due to the abundance of windows allowing light to flood through the cottage.

The rear entrance will be predominantly used to enter the property as it is accessed directly from the parking area. There is plenty of space in the rear entrance hall to store coats and shoes. Doors open to reveal a cloakroom with w.c and vanity unit with a circular stone wash hand basin and a handy utility room with a Belfast sink and plenty of space for white goods.

The farmhouse style kitchen can be found at the rear of the property. There are a range of base and wall mounted units wrapped around a central brick fireplace housing an oil fired Aga. In addition
tothe Aga is an integral single electric oven and a four ring electric hob with extractor fan above. A moulded one and a half sink and drainer sits under the window to the side aspect. Further integral appliances include an under counter fridge and dishwasher. Step from the kitchen into a beautiful sunroom with a glass reflective roof. French doors from the sunroom open out to the rear garden and parking area.

In the centre of the property is a spacious formal dining area. The main feature of this room is a stone fireplace with multi fuel stove and original bread oven. Views can be appreciated at the front aspect.

Step up from the dining room into the sitting room. With two windows to the front aspect and French glazed doors flanked by two floor to ceiling windows at the rear this room is exceptionally light. Pleasant views of the rear patio and hot tub area can be appreciated from here. This room also has an attractive stone fireplace and wood burning stove.

A latch door from the dining area opens into the lounge. The lounge also has a stone fireplace and wood burning stove. An arch separates the lounge and study area. Triple aspect windows = allow light to flow through from the front, side and rear.

Stairs from the rear entrance lead up to the spacious first floor landing. Doors open to four bedrooms and a family bathroom.

The principal bedroom has French doors that open onto a balcony. Wonderful views of the neighbouring fields can be appreciated from here. The principal bedroom also has a fitted wardrobe and en-suite shower room. The en-suite shower room has a white suite with w.c, vanity unit, wash hand basin and a double shower cubicle.

Bedroom two also has an en-suite shower room with a white suite to include w.c, pedestal wash hand basin and shower cubicle. It also benefits from a row of fitted wardrobes and a view over the rear aspect.

Bedrooms three and four can both accommodate a double bed and are both located at the front of the property. Beautiful views of the neighbouring fields can be admired from each bedroom.

The family bathroom has a white suite comprising of a w.c, Balterley Victorian pedestal wash hand basin and bath with shower attachment.

Outside

Double gates and a stone wall forms the boundary at the front of the property. The front garden has a variety of established, colourful flower beds either side of a beautiful Yew Tree. There is also a seating area so that breakfast can be eaten while enjoying the morning sun. The driveway leads around to the rear of the property and opens out to an off-road parking area for several vehicles.

Next to the driveway is a raised seating area with a circular rose garden, pond and a hot tub that the vendors are including in the sale. Step past a herb garden with mature bay tree, under a pergola covered in Wisteria and Clematis and into the level lawned garden divided into two sections by a fence.

The first section of lawn has fruiting trees to include apple, pear and plum. There is also a shed and greenhouse. A gate opens into a further level lawn with an established walnut tree. Wonderful views of the neighbouring field can be appreciated from the garden.

Dividing the parking area and lawns is a stone outbuilding divided into several useful spaces to include a kennel, currently used as a log store, a store for the mower and a tool shed. All of these areas have lighting. A door in the tool shed provides access to a w.c and wash hand basin.

Next to the outbuilding is a double garage with up and over doors. To the rear of the garage is a spacious workshop with telephone point, power and lighting. The first floor of the garage is boarded, steps lead up to a first floor attic space utilised as a hobby room with a door at the rear opening to reveal a study area.

KEY INFORMATION

Services: Mains electricity and water, oil fired AGA heats the hot water, Economy 7 heating and private drainage.

Wayleaves, Easements and Rights of Way: The property is offered with all existing wayleaves, easements and all public and private rights of way and other such rights, whether these are
specifically referred to in these particulars or not.

Fixtures and Fittings: Only those items specifically mentioned in these particulars will be included in the sale, the remainder are excluded from the sale, however, may be available by separate negotiation.

Council Tax Band: G

Local Authority: Monmouthshire County Council.

Viewings: Strictly by appointment with the selling agents

Energy Performance CertificatesA document confirming the energy efficiency rating of the property.Read more about epc in our glossary page.

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Yew Tree Cottage, Newcastle, Monmouth, Monmouthshire

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Powells, Monmouth

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Call Powells for a no obligation Marketing Appraisal of your property. We are an established estate agency and chartered surveying practice specialising in the sale, acquisition, management and valuation of rural property including country & village houses, traditional & modern homes, cottages, smallholdings, equestrian properties, farms, land and development sites. Powells are based in the attractive Welsh Border town of Monmouth, strategically located on the A40, between the M50, M5 & M4,

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