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Hay on Wye, Hereford, HR3

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Chancellors, Hay-On-Wye
3,714 sq. ft.
(345 sq. m.)

Key features

  • Reception hall with period staircase
  • Drawing room with fine firepalce
  • Well proportioned dining room
  • Music room
  • Study/office
  • Comprehensively fitted kitchen
  • 5 Principal bedrooms
  • Additional accommodation/suite
  • Coach House with flat
  • Magnificent indoor swimming pool

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Property Description

Grade II Listed country house with adjoining Coach House dating from 1820 with Regency elevations surrounded by farmland close to Hay on Wye.

Property Details

Oakfield enjoys a slightly elevated secluded position surrounded by farmland with views across the Wye Valley less than a mile south of the famous Book Town of Hay on Wye, which has attracted a very cosmopolitan population drawn by the charm of the historic town built around a Norman Castle. The annual Literary Festival in Spring draws in artists and visitors both national and international a number of whom visit regularly and eventually buy a home in the area. The town and Black Mountains to the south are within the Brecon Beacons National Park an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Within the town there is a wide selection of traditional shops, public houses and cafes and restaurants as well as a Fitness Gym, Yoga Studios, small cinema, regular music events to suit all tastes and many clubs and groups of like-minded people.
There is a railway station at Hereford about 20 miles east, which provides the facilities of a small provincial city and Cardiff is about 60 miles south.
Oakfield is a fine Grade II Listed house c1820, which was described in 1842 as “the substantial modern mansion” of Henry Allen Junior, with 2-storey Regency elevations. There are a number interesting internal features including a curved and cantilevered staircase, Regency fireplaces and an Adamesque ceiling in the dining room.
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16a Castle Street, Hay-On-Wye, HR3 5DF

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