Located in the small hamlet of Llanfihangel Tor-y-Mynydd (which means "the church of St. Michael on the breast of the mountain"), which is situated approximately two miles from the village of Devauden with its village hall, local garage and shop, Raglan which has a bistro pub, doctors, school, post office, well renowned local butcher, and LLanishen. This mainly stone built farmhouse with a most beautiful green oak extension, commissioned by the current owners and built by Crossframes of Monmouth, is surrounded by fields and enjoys panoramic views over the Monmouthshire countryside. The property has undergone some modernisation yet still offers a wealth of original features including high ceilings with exposed wooden beams, quarry tiled flooring and two fireplaces in the impressive sitting room. The Farmhouse sits in gardens and grounds of approximately 0.86 acres and offers accommodation comprising sitting room, large green stylish oak extension/second sitting room, kitchen/dining room, utility room, cloakroom, large useful walk-in pantry, side entrance porch, four bedrooms, an en-suite and family bathroom.
The property is set in mature pretty cottage gardens which include a flagstone forecourt, lawns, mature shrubs and trees. It also includes a paddock area measuring approximately 0.5 acres.
The nearby village of Devauden has good road links to Monmouth and Chepstow allowing easy access to the M50 at Ross and the M4 at Chepstow. Amenities in the immediate area include the Hood Memorial Hall which hosts numerous events throughout the year, village shops and the Star Inn and Carpenters Arms village pubs in nearby villages. Immediately to the south of the village is Chepstow Park Wood, an extensive area of woodland managed by the Forestry Commission that offers numerous walks. The wider surrounding area offers excellent primary schools (in Trellech and Shirenewton and raglan) and secondary schools in Chepstow and Monmouth including the independent Haberdashers' Monmouth School for Boys and Girls. There are excellent leisure facilities including rugby, rowing, cricket and golf clubs.
Idyllic four bedroomed detached farmhouse
Four bedrooms, en-suite & family bathroom
no onward chain
Half Glazed Door Allowing Access To:- -
Sitting Room - 10.79m x 4.05m (35'5" x 13'3") - An extensive reception room with original feature stone fireplaces to either end, one having an inset working log burner with stone hearth and alcoves with shelving and cupboards to either side. The imposing Inglenook fireplace to the opposite side is capped with stone hearth and feature lighting. The room has natural wood ceiling beams, quarry tiled flooring, front facing double glazed window and side facing single glazed window. Open plan stairs lead to the first floor with a glazed panel at the base adjoining the kitchen/breakfast room. Access to:-
Oak Extension / Second Sitting Room - 5.95m x 3.90m (19'6" x 12'10") - This most beautiful green oak extension provides an imposing second sitting room with vaulted oak beamed ceiling and is a real asset to this property. With large picture windows making it light and airy, double glazed windows and French doors opening on the flagged stone patio and entertaining area, where you can sit and enjoy the panoramic views over the rolling Monmouthshire countryside. Oak flooring with electric underfloor heating.
Kitchen / Dining Room - 6.31m x 3.53m (20'8" x 11'7") - Accessed from the Sitting Room, this dual aspect room with rear and side facing double glazed windows also enjoys views across the Monmouthshire countryside. Aga with extractor fan over, solid wood fitted wall and base units with ceramic tiled worktops, plumbing for dishwasher, electric cooker point, 2.5 bowl stainless steel sink unit, cushion flooring, beamed ceiling. Ledge and brace pine door. Access off to:-
Utility Room - 3.47m x 3.00m (11'5" x 9'10") - Quarry tiled flooring. Fitted wall units. Tiled work surface. Stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Space for washing machine and tumble dryer. Larger store cupboard. Side facing half glazed door and window.
Cloakroom - Wash hand basin and wc. Side facing window. Tiled floor.
Large Walk-In Pantry - 3.47m x 3.00m (11'5" x 9'10") - Quarry tiled floor. Side facing window. Radiator. Fitted wall and base units with central stone work surface and storage beneath.
Side Porch - Ceramic tiled floor. Glazed to rear and side. Beamed ceiling. Rear and front facing stable doors the front allowing access to a covered entrance porch.
Stairs To First Floor And Landing - Stairs to landing with front facing double glazed window. Loft access point.
Bedroom One - 3.65m x 3.52m (12'0" x 11'7") - A dual aspect room with side and rear facing double glazed windows enjoying stunning views. Fitted carpet. Radiator.
En-Suite Bathroom - Central island bath with shower off mixer taps, wc, bidet, pedestal wash hand basin and corner shower cubicle with mains mixer shower. Side facing skylight in the vaulted ceiling and window. Rear facing window. Radiator. Fitted wardrobes along the length of the wall. Airing cupboard.
Bedroom Two - 4.19m x 4.08m (13'9" x 13'5") - A second double bedroom. Fitted carpet. Front facing double glazed window., Louvred door wardrobe. Wooden panelled painted ceiling with beams.
Bedroom Three - 4.68m x 4.04m (15'4" x 13'3") - A good-sized room with front facing double glazed window. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Exposed chimney breast. Wardrobe. Wooden panelled ceiling, Ledge and brace pine door.
Bedroom Four - 2.74m x 2.73m (9'0" x 8'11") - A single room. Vaulted ceiling with feature beam. Fitted carpet, Side facing double glazed window. Radiator.
Family Bathroom - Fitted with a modern new white suite comprising bath with shower off mixer taps, large separate corner shower cubicle with electric shower over, wash hand basin with vanity unit, wc. Side facing double glazed window and skylight. Cushion flooring. Chrome towel radiator..
Approaching from the front, the property has stone walling and a gateway with pillars to either side allowing access to a flagstone forecourt which has raised and central flowerbed with ornamental holly tree and mature Wisteria surrounding the wooden front door, giving a pretty welcome to this most attractive property.
To one side of the property is a covered store area and oil tank with side garden above. To the opposite side there is covered door leading into a rear lobby with windows and door leading out to the rear garden. There is also a connecting door to the kitchen. Landscaped rear and side gardens, laid to lawn with a large cottage flower bed, well established shrubs and trees.
A stone pathway leads up from the rear garden to the side garden which has gated access off to a large parking area this area.
Adjoining the rear gardens are grounds including a paddock which total 0.5 acres.
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