Park Lodge
Park Lodge, Rowlestone, Herefordshire, HR2 0HE
A detached period cottage and barn in a private, quiet setting with extensive gardens 2.04 Acres Guide price £425,000
Key Features
  • Detached, period and extended rural cottage (1,650 ft)
  • 3 double bedrooms, 1 single bedroom, 2 shower rooms
  • Sitting/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility
  • Conservatory, detached stone barn, 2 acres of gardens and paddock

Summary of Features

Detached, period and extended rural cottage (1,650 ft²)
3 double bedrooms, 1 single bedroom, 2 shower rooms
Sitting/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility
Conservatory, detached stone barn, 2 acres of gardens and paddock

In all 2.04 Acres


Mileages: Pontrilas 1 mile, Ewyas Harold 1.8 miles, Hereford 12 miles, Abergavenny 12 miles, Monmouth 15 miles, Ross-on-Wye 16 miles, Gloucester 37 miles, Cardiff 45 miles
Road: M50 (Junction 4) 16 miles, M4 (Junction 27) 33 miles
Railway: Hereford, Abergavenny
Airport: Cardiff 57 miles, Bristol 62 miles


Park Lodge is situated in a wonderfully quiet and private position with no close neighbours in the rural hamlet of Rowlestone. It has some lovely rural views over the surrounding countryside and is within a short drive of the beautiful Black Mountains.

Park Lodge

Dating originally from around 1728, the cottage was subject to a significant extension in the 1960’s. The old part of the cottage retains a good degree of character including exposed stone walls and beams.
The versatile accommodation offers a generous kitchen/breakfast room with pantry, a good sized dining area with electric Aga opening to the sitting room with a wood-burning stove and a double glazed, hardwood conservatory with under floor heating overlooking the garden.
Off the kitchen, a utility/store room gives access to a double bedroom and en-suite shower room.
On the first floor are 3 further bedrooms, 2 doubles and a single with its own W.C and there is a family shower room.

The Outside

The double entrance gates lead to a long stone driveway towards the house and as you enter there is a small copse on the right and small paddock on the left.
Adjacent to the house is a period stone barn (approx. 11m x 5m externally) currently used for storage but offers a huge amount of scope for other uses.
There are a number of other useful greenhouses and timber storage sheds and extensive gently sloping gardens containing some mature trees.
A small brook runs down the eastern and southern edge of the property and creates a lovely small pond at the bottom of the garden
The cottage would benefit from some updating but offers a huge amount of potential


Mains electricity, private water supply (spring), private drainage, electric heating and Aga plus wood-burning stove. solar panels (3.9kw). A 10kva back up diesel generator is also connected and included in the sale.


Available and connected (about 7Mbps) Fibre is available about 1 mile away.

Local Authority

Herefordshire Council: 01432 260 000


This property is not listed.


Rated “F”

General Information



Ewyas Harold and Much Dewchurch. Further information is available


Fairfield High School (Outstanding) Peterchurch. For further information, please visit the above websites.


Hereford Cathedral School, Monmouth Haberdashers Boys and Girls School. Further information is available at:


Rowlestone offers a Luxury Farmhouse Ice cream producer with café and Craft Cider Brewery. The well served villages of Pontrilas and Ewyas Harold are within very easy reach and offer Village stores, primary school, post office, two butchers, local Inns, award winning Fish & Chip shop, Doctors surgery, Veterinary practice, Churches and a Beauty salon. The Cathedral City of Hereford, Abergavenny & Monmouth offer more extensive retail and cultural facilities, all with their own Waitrose and charming independent retailers. The historic town of Hay-on-Wye – famous for its books and literary festival – lies to the north-west.


Excellent dining options at The Bell at Skenfrith, Kilpeck Inn and The Walnut Tree all within a short drive. The surrounding scenic countryside provides a wealth of sporting and recreational opportunities with easy access to Offa’s Dyke pathway, Llama trekking, Racing at Hereford and Chepstow and excellent range of golf courses. Nearby Dore Abbey has a cafe and hosts Concerts, Theatre Productions and Recitals and nearby Llanthony Abbey sits nestled in the Black Mountains near footpaths and has a bar and restaurant in the cellar




From Hereford Head South on the A465 continuing past the Pontrilas Saw Mill, and past the right turning to Hay-On-Wye and take the next right signposted to Rowlestone. After 1.3 miles from this junction, and at the bottom of the hill, take the left hand turn and stay left rather than taking the no through road. Follow this road for 0.6 miles and at the bottom of the hill, at the junction, turn left (there will then be 2 double field gates immediately on your right). Continue down the lane, around the sharp right hand bend and a little further on, the entrance to Park Lodge will be the next set of double gates on your right.


By prior appointment only via Grant & Co Estate Agents on 01531 637341

Agents Notes

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1. They have no authority to make or give any representations or warranties in relation to the property. 2. These particulars have been prepared in good faith to give a fair overall view of the property, do not form any part of an offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. 3. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents. The Agents have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise. Fixtures & Fittings Unless mentioned specifically all fixtures & fittings are excluded from the sale.

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