Lyonshall, Kington


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Character Detached 3 Bed Cottage Improved and Updated by the Current Owners Living Room with Clearview Woodburning Stove and Feature Fireplace Refitted Dining/Kitchen Conservatory Refitted Bathroom with Feature Slipper Bath Generous Established Cottage Gardens Garage with Hobby Room/Office Ample Driveway Parking


Jacobs Castle is a delightful detached period stone cottage which has been improved and updated by the current owners to offer wonderful and spacious accommodation over two floors, all set in well tended and generous cottage gardens with countryside views to the rear, all located just a short distance from the popular market town of Kington. Lyonshall is a historic village, first mentioned in the Domesday Book 1086 and one of the largest parishes in Herefordshire with a largely agricultural economy. The Church of St Michael & All Angels sits alongside the ruins of the moated Lyonshall Castle. The nearby Market town of Kington offers a range of amenities including, community hospital, library, leisure centre, primary and secondary school and doctors surgery. More extensive retail and cultural opportunities are available in the Cathedral city of Hereford and Historic town of Ludlow.


Jacobs Castle is a characterful cottage which has accommodation over two floors to include a delightful sitting room with period fireplace with inset clearview woodburning stove, moving through to a wonderful dining/kitchen which has been refitted to offer a comprehensive range of units with mirostone worksurfaces, fitted hob, oven and extractor, with ample space for dining and entertaining. Leading off the kitchen is a very useful utility room which has been completed to the same standard as the kitchen and houses the boiler for the central heating system, also, there is a cloakroom and rear porch. The property also benefits from a good sized conservatory to the rear which opens onto the gardens and terraced seating areas. To the first floor, the property has a galleried split level landing which is light and spacious with 3 bedrooms communicating off with a refitted bathroom having feature slipper bath, low level w.c., pedestal hand wash basin and separate shower cubicle, all benefiting from double-glazing and oil-fired central heating throughout.

Outside, one of the main features of the property are the cottage style gardens which are of a very generous size, well tended and well laid out by the current owners to include a vegetable garden with raised beds and timber shed, gravelled seating areas together with lawned area to the rear and front and far reaching countryside views to the fields to the rear. The garden is well stocked with maturing shrubs, flowering plants and specimen trees. There is a useful carport and garage which is currently divided into two sections to offer useful storage and hobby room/office to the rear. There is ample driveway parking to the front with secure gated access.

The Agents strongly recommend internal inspection to fully appreciate the size and the character of the property on offer which is a testament to the current owners with the level of detail and quality of finish.


Mains Electricity & Water. Private Drainage via a Septic Tank.

Oil-fired central heating

Telephone (Subject to B.T. Regulations).


Council Tax Band: E


Herefordshire Council. Telephone 01432 260000


Strictly by prior appointment through the Agents, Jackson Property. Telephone 01568 610600.


Leaving Leominster on the A44 continuing to head towards Kington through the village of Pembridge, continue to follow the road along arriving at Lyonshall, continue past the Lyonshall Garden Centre to the right hand side where the road bears around to the right and the property can be located on the left hand side.

Jackson Property (Leominster)

for themselves and the vendors of the property, whose agents they are, give notice that these particulars, although believed to be correct, do not constitute any part of an offer of contract, that all statements contained in these particulars as to this property are made without responsibility and are not to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact and that they do not make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. Any intending purchaser must satisfy himself by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars.

The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixture, fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for their purpose, neither has the agent checked the legal documents to verify the freehold/leasehold status of the property. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.


KITCHEN/DINING ROOM - 21'3 x 14'3 (6.48m x 4.34m)

LIVING ROOM - 22'1 x 11'11 (6.73m x 3.63m)

CONSERVATORY - 14'11 x 7'6 (4.55m x 2.29m)

BEDROOM 1 - 14'3 x 12'9 (4.34m x 3.89m)

BEDROOM 2 - 12'10 x 10'2 (3.91m x 3.10m)

BEDROOM 3 - 9'9 x 8'9 (2.97m x 2.67m)

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