Summary of Features
3.2 Acre Paddock
Sloping ground with superb conservation/wildlife value
In all about 3.2 Acres.
Mileages: Fownhope <1 mile, Ross-on-Wye 9½ miles, Hereford 10 miles, Ledbury 11 miles, Malvern 18 miles, Monmouth 19½ miles, Bristol & Cardiff 56 miles, Birmingham 66 miles
Road: M50 (Jct 4) 8 miles, M5 (Jct 8) 25 miles
Railway: Hereford, Ledbury
Airport: Bristol (69 miles), Cardiff & Birmingham (72 miles)
The Land is situated in an elevated position with stunning distant views, less than 1 mile from the charming village of Fownhope, which is located in the unspoilt and tranquil Wye Valley; within the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This area is renowned for its exceptional landscape, geological interest and diversity of wildlife and offers a sought-after rural idyll, yet is well-placed for the local market towns of Ross, Ledbury and Monmouth, with the city of Hereford also only a short drive away. There are excellent road and rail commuter links to the rest of the country.
High degree of tranquillity with beautiful views over the surrounding countryside.
Herefordshire Council: 01432 260000.
Fownhope has a thriving rural community and provides a number of local facilities including a Church, primary school, post office/stores, butcher, medical centre, monthly Farmers Market, Wye Leisure Centre and a good choice of places to eat and stay, including the renowned Greenman Inn which has been at the heart of the community for 500 years. The Cathedral City of Hereford and market towns of Ross-on-Wye and Ledbury provide an extensive range of shopping, recreational and leisure facilities. Monmouth is also easily accessible.
The area offers a wealth of sporting and recreational facilities, including walking, fishing and riding, as well as a range of water sporting activities. There is a leisure club in Fownhope offering 3 swimming pools, solaria and fitness suite, and a variety of sports and social clubs within the village. The popular Goodrich Castle, Royal Forest of Dean and Symonds Yat are a short drive away.
The property is located in a Conservation Area.
From the centre of Fownhope with the Green Man pub on your right hand side, head eastwards out of the village towards Ross-On-Wye. Just before leaving the village and with the butchers on your right, take the lane on your left which is Common Hill Lane. Follow the lane for 0.6 miles going past the doctors surgery and up to the top of the hill and turn left just before the telephone box and bus shelter. Follow the lane to the top of the hill and at the top there is access to the bridleway at about 3.00-o-clock. The paddock is about 200 yards along the bridleway on the right hand side.
Please Note: The B4224 road between Mordiford and Fownhope might still be closed following storm damage.
By prior appointment only via Grant & Co Estate Agents on 01531 637341.
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