Summary of Features
Delightful Grade II Listed attached barn conversion (1,218 sq ft)
3 bedrooms, Master with en-suite and family bathroom
Fitted Aga kitchen, dining room and downstairs WC
Spacious and comfortable sitting room with open fire
Mature and manageable south facing rear garden with patio terrace
Private parking for up to 4 vehicles and separate single garage
Mileages: Kington 6 miles, Weobley 7½ Hay-on-Wye 9 miles, Hereford & Leominster 14 miles, Brecon 24 miles, Ludlow 25½ miles, Ledbury 30 miles and Malvern 34 Miles.
Road: M50 (Jct 4) 30 miles
Railway: Hereford & Leominster
Airport: Cardiff (74 miles), Birmingham (79 miles), Bristol (83 miles)
The pretty, black and white village of Eardisley is situated in the beautiful Wye Valley in Herefordshire, within the area known as the Welsh Marches. Equidistant between the city of Hereford and town of Leominster, the property benefits from excellent access to the main road networks and a beautiful rural location. The nearby historic market town of Hay-on-Wye, a gem nestled on the banks of the river, hosts the annual and renowned International Literary Festival.
This super property, thought to date from c. 1600s, has been well maintained and cared for by the current owners. The name derives from Fuggle, a type of hop used for brewing beer, for which Herefordshire is well-known.
A country-style kitchen has been fitted with hand-painted units and solid wood work surfaces, with the Aga being the focal point. A stable door leads to the garden and there is open-plan access to the dining room, which has double French doors also leading to the patio terrace and garden.
A comfortable sitting room has a feature working fireplace, set on a raised hearth with stone and brick detailed wall. There is also a recently refurbished downstairs WC.
There are three bedrooms to first floor, two of which are good-sized doubles, the Master with an en-suite shower room. There is a third, single room and a family bathroom.
The windows and French doors were replaced about 8 years ago with are treated softwood double-glazed units (except in the family bathroom) and have been regularly maintained since.
The property is approached via a shared, private drive which leads to a parking area for up to 4 vehicles in front of the property, which is in an elevated position.
A level, maturely planted garden lies to the rear of the property and is planted with shrubs and trees, with a lawn and patio terrace, perfect for seasonal dining.
To the rear of the gated garden is an access to a public path, outside of the property boundary, giving access to the church and for oil delivery.
A spur off the shared drive leads to a separate garage block where each property has an allocated single garage with electric supply and yard area, and easy access to the rear of the properties.
Mains electricity, water (metered) and drainage, oil-fired central heating and Aga. Electric supply to single garage.
Standard landline broadband connected.
Band D (£1,839.05; 2019/20).
Herefordshire Council: 01432 260000.
This property is Grade II Listed.
Exempt (due to Listed status).
There is a Management Company in place for the communal areas; all Residents are the directors. There is no major or regular cost contribution, generally less than £100 pa.
Access to the property and garage block are via shared driveways.
A public footpath runs to the rear of the property, outside of the property boundary.
Primary: Eardisley C of E. Further information is available at: www.herefordshire.gov.uk
Secondary: Kington, Weobley, Hereford & Leominster. Further information is available at: www.herefordshire.gov.uk
Independent: Lucton, Hereford & Malvern have some outstanding independent schools. Further information available at: www.isc.co.uk
The village of Eardisley has a thriving local community with a range of excellent amenities, including popular tennis and croquet clubs, a childrens nursery group, primary school, village store, two pubs (one of which is also a book shop, café and sub post office), hairdresser and two garages. There is also a Church, a village hall and village green which both hold a variety of events and host various clubs within the community, including a flourishing drama group and WI (Womens Institute). Buses available to Kington, Hereford and Leominster.
The area offers a wealth of sporting and recreational facilities, including walking, cycling, fishing, golf and riding. The Wye Valley and Brecon Beacons National Park are within easy access. The renowned Hay-on Wye-Literary Festival, Ludlow and Abergavenny Food Festivals are all easily accessible.
Eardisley is noted as being on the Black & White Trail; a route through some of the prettiest and most scenic villages in North Herefordshire.
From Hereford: Follow the ring road west and take the A438 to Brecon. Continue for about 12 miles and at the sharp left turning towards Willersley/Hay, continue straight ahead, north on the A4111 towards Kington. Continue 1.1 miles into the village of Eardisley, passing the church on your left and the zebra crossing after 90 metres, take left turn into a private roadway (signed New Barns), the property will be found on your left after 70 metres.
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