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  • Bedrooms: 5
A beautiful detached Edwardian townhouse with many beautiful original features, located in a much sought after part of town. The property offers easy access to the town centre as well as nearby doctors surgeries, pubs, tennis courts and countryside walks.

ROSS-ON-WYE well known as ‘the gateway to the Wye Valley’, is a market town overlooking the famous horseshoe bend in the River Wye. The town has a variety of most attractive period buildings with a good range of shopping, sporting and cultural amenities. There are three primary schools and a well-regarded comprehensive school. Ross is conveniently positioned for commuting with excellent road links and being located midway between the cathedral cities of Hereford and Gloucester and within about an hour’s drive of Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff and Cheltenham

The property benefits from bright and spacious internal accommodation spread across 3 floors, having been updated by the current owners to a high standard. There are 3 principal reception rooms, a modern kitchen-breakfast room, utility room, ground floor cloak room, 5 double bedrooms, bathroom and shower room. A spacious cellar offers fantastic space for storage, with potential for future conversion, subject to the relevant planning. There are attractive landscaped front and rear gardens, parking and a detached garage.

Ground Floor

Entrance hallway:

An impressive entrance to the property with parquet flooring, beautiful arched doorways leading to various reception rooms, a staircase to the first floor, access to the cellar and rear garden.

Cloak room:

Well presented cloakroom with attractive tiling to floor and walls, wc, wash hand basin and a large built in storage cupboard.

Drawing room:

An elegant and smartly dressed room looking out to the front of the house, with open fireplace, extensive fitted bookshelves, door to leading to the side patio and a bay window to the front.

Dining room:

A fantastic room for entertaining with a bay window to the front, open fireplace with attractive surround and fixed mirror above and exposed floorboards.


A cosy room looking out to the rear garden, with open fireplace and a door giving access outside.

Kitchen-breakfast room:

The galley style kitchen comprises a modern and stylish range of base and wall units with solid wooden worktops, Belfast style sing, electric oven and 4 ring gas hob, with a door leading out to the rear patio area. The breakfast area features a lovely cream coloured woodburner, built in storage cupboards and modern tiling that extends through the kitchen.

Utility room:

Accessed directly from the kitchen, featuring large built in storage cupboards, sink and worktop, space and plumbing for appliances and a door leading out to the garden.


Having been recently damp proofed, the cellar consists of 2 large rooms offering a great space for storage. There is potential, with the relevant planning permission, to create further accommodation such as a home gym, teenagers suite or a home office.

First floor

The landing gives access to an airing cupboard and staircase to the second floor.

Bedroom 1:

Large double bedroom with bay window looking out to the front of the house, ample space for wardrobes and bedroom furniture, second window to side aspect.

Bedroom 2:

The second bedroom is another spacious double, with bay window to the front, built in wardrobes and side window.

Bedroom 3:

Spacious double bedroom overlooking the rear garden.

Bathroom 1

A large and luxurious family bathroom with modern tiling throughout, double width shower cubicle his and hers basins with fitted wall mirrors above, roll top bath, wc and heated towel rail.

Bathroom 2:

With a modern white suite including bath, wc, wash hand basin and a built in storage cupboard.

Shower room:

With walk in shower cubicle and radiator.

Second floor

The second floor landing offers fabulous views towards Chase Woods and gives access to a large walk in storage area.

Bedroom 4:

A beautiful and generous double bedroom with fantastic views towards Ross on Wye. There are built in storage cupboards, a second window to the front, fitted bookshelves and exposed floorboards.

Bedroom 5:

Previously used as a home study, currently serving as a fifth double bedroom with window to front and plenty of space for bedroom furniture.


Ashcroft sits within a spacious plot, being well screened from neighbours with hedging, whilst still enjoying plenty of sunlight and fine views towards nearby woodland. The property is approached to the front via a timber pedestrian gate set above the Walford Road, with a pathway leading to a large canopied storm porch. The front garden is laid to lawn sitting behind a high conifer hedge ensuring a good degree of privacy.

The principal garden is found to the rear of the property and is accessed from either the sitting room or kitchen. There is a two tier flagstone terrace with the lower, sunken terrace designed to dine or entertain outside. From here steps lead down on to a pathway which takes you to the rear of the plot and is flanked on either side by lawn. Deep borders filled with a variety of attractive shrubs and flowering plants provide seasonal colour, whilst an ornamental garden pond sits in one corner where you can relax enjoying the afternoon sun.

A gate leads through to the parking area and GARAGE (16'8 x 15'6) with a remote up and over door. The parking can be accessed off either Kent or Sussex Avenues.

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