The Moorwood, Lydbrook, Glos, GL17
£695,000

Guide price

Bedrooms: 5
A beautifully situated, five bedroom detached, refurbished and extended rural cottage with fantastic, far reaching views and large gardens. Situated in an extremely private and secluded position.

A beautifully situated, five bedroom detached, refurbished and extended rural cottage with fantastic, far reaching views and large gardens. Situated in an extremely private and secluded position.

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION

The property is located in an elevated position at the end of a forestry commission track giving wonderful privacy and providing a spectacular far reaching vista overlooking the Wye Valley. The property is situated approximately mid-way between Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth, each approximately 6 miles distance where a wide range of shopping, social and sporting facilities can be found, along with primary and secondary schools. Good commuting links can be gained to Hereford, Gloucester and Cheltenham approximately 20, 17 and 25 miles away respectively. Along with access to the Midlands via the M50 and M5 and the South West/South Wales via the A40/M4 and the Severn Bridge (Toll free) is 21 miles allowing access to Bristol.

The property is entered via :

Part glazed door with canopy over leading to:

Reception Hall: 11'10" x 8'5" (3.61m x 2.57m).

A lovely welcoming area with feature beams, double glazed window to front aspect. Flagstone flooring, radiator. Glazed panelled door to:

Living Room: 20'3" x 15'3" (6.17m x 4.65m).

A charming room of enormous character and plenty of natural light with double glazed French doors leading out to sun terrace with fantastic westerly views over surrounding countryside. Feature fireplace with rustic brick surround, oak mantle and open fire. Feature beamed ceiling, exposed floor boards, wall light points, power points, radiators, TV point, etc. Double glazed French doors leading to:

Conservatory: 14'5" x 11'3" (4.39m x 3.43m).

A lovely extra room of uPVC double glazed construction. French doors leading to sun terrace with lovely views of the garden.

From the Reception Hall a door gives access to:

Sitting/Dining Area:

With small Snug Area: 11'5" x 11'3" (3.48m x 3.43m).

A cosy area with pretty fireplace with rustic brick surround and fitted wood burning stove. Double glazed window to rear aspect. Radiator, feature ceiling beams. Square arch through to:

Dining Area.16' x 11'1" (4.88m x 3.38m).

Again a character room with feature beams. Double glazed window to rear and side aspects. Feature fireplace with inbuilt period range. Radiators, power points.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room: 21' x 13'7" (6.4m x 4.14m).

With flagstone flooring. Also with wonderful views and being beautifully fitted with a range of bespoke cream John Lewis of Hungerford shaker style base and matching wall units. Oil fired Aga. Space for cooker. Halogen ceiling spotlights and feature beams. Built in fridge, concealed dishwasher. Enamel double bowl sink unit. Work surface with tiled surround. Central island unit with oak block worktop.

Breakfast Area with flagstone flooring. Feature beam ceiling and fitted gas log burner effect fire.

Kitchen archway leads through into:

Inner Hallway: 9' x 8' (2.74m x 2.44m).

With terracotta ceramic tiled flooring. With plenty of room for coat rails, muddy boots etc with part glazed stable door leading out to garden. Door to:

Cloakroom:

Having white suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and ceramic tiled flooring. Double glazed window to side aspect. Radiator.

From Inner Hall glazed door through to:

Study: 10'10" x 7'8" (3.3m x 2.34m).

A fantastic room overlooking stunning surrounding countryside and far reach panoramic views. Additional double glazed window to side aspect. Fitted bookcase. Radiator, power points.

Utility Room: 11' x 4'9" (3.35m x 1.45m)

A lovely practical area with tiled flooring. Double glazed window to rear aspect. Fitted Belfast sink with worktops and plumbing for washing machine etc. Fitted bookshelves. Power points.

From the reception hall a half turned staircase leads to:

First Floor Landing:

With access to boarded loft with wood loft ladder. Extensive shelving for linens. Radiator, power points. Cottage door to:

Master Bedroom Suite:

A truly stunning, spacious and characterful room with its own Victorian style fireplace with fitted gas fire. Exposed feature ceiling beams, built in radiator. Double glazed windows to two sides and fabulous French door leading out to:

Decked Balcony:

Which take full advantage of the property's stunning rural location and fabulous views. Door to:

Shower Room:

A period style suite with glazed and tiled shower cubicle. Low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Ceramic tiled flooring. Double glazed window to side aspect. Extractor fan and light, radiator. Half tiled walls.

Guest Bedroom: 23'4" x 10' (7.11m x 3.05m) overall.

A beautiful suite, split into three parts with:

Bedroom Area:

With double glazed window to front aspect taking full advantage of the lovely views. Arch leading through to:

Dressing Area:

Currently used as a second study. With built in wardrobes, again with double glazed window to front aspect with wonderful views. Cottage door to:

En-Suite Shower Room:

With low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin. Glazed and tiled shower cubicle with electric shower. Radiator.

Bedroom 3: Overall approx. 26'5" x 10'6" (8.05m x 3.2m) incorporating en-suite and dressing area.

Double Bedroom area with laminate flooring. Double glazed window to rear aspect. Radiator. Squared arch to:

Dressing area:

With room for additional bed. Built in wardrobe, radiator. Double glazed window to side aspect. Door to:

En-Suite Shower Room:

With low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin. Glazed and tiled shower cubicle with electric shower. Radiator.

Bedroom 4: 13' x 11'7" (3.96m x 3.53m).

A double room with double glazed window to rear aspect. Radiator, power points. Feature beams. Currently used as a dressing room.

Bedroom 5: 9' x 6'10" (2.74m x 2.08m).

With double glazed window to front aspect again with stunning views. Radiator, power points.

Family Bathroom:

Beautifully equipped having period style suite complete with double end slipper bath with mixer tap, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, corner glazed and tiled shower cubicle with Victorian style brass mixer head. Feature beams. Double glazed window to rear aspect. Radiator and ceramic tiled flooring.

Outside:

The property is approached via forestry commission lane which leads up to the house with parking and turning area. A pedestrian gate leads in.

Pretty archetypal cottage gardens are beautifully stocked and landscaped with lawn, herbaceous beds and an array of shrubs and trees, along with plum, pear and cherry trees.

Two naturally fed ponds situated beside the main lawn and beneath a majestic weeping willow are a wonderful feature and provide a lovely outlook from the conservatory. Pathways meander through the woodland to the rear with lovely places to sit and take in the stunning views.

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Agents Note: Some of the exterior photos were taken in 2016.

Directions:

From the centre of Ross on Wye proceed on the B4224 through the village of Walford and through the village of Bishopswood, past Bishopswood garage taking the left signposted Ruardean. Proceed up the hill and into the village. Take the right hand turn signposted Joys Green and continue along this road passing The Malt Shovel public house, continue out of the village and take the next right turning onto Vention Lane/The Moorwood, proceed down the hill, when you come to a dip, take the turning on the left hand side and proceed up the forrestry commission track to Spring Cottage.

Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008.

The Agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor or Surveyor. References to the Tenure of a Property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The Agent has not had sight of the title documents. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor. Items shown in photographs are NOT included unless specifically mentioned within the sales particulars. They may however be available by separate negotiation. Buyers must check the availability of any property and make an appointment to view before embarking on any journey to see a property.

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Richard Butler & Associates

15 Gloucester Road, Ross on Wye

Herefordshire

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