Lea, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 7JY | Property for sale | Savills
3.25 Ac(1.32 Ha)
Offers over £1,250,000

LeaRoss-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 7JY

  • Freehold

Key features

  • An attractive country-style home set in 3.25 acres
  • Light and airy accommodation totalling 2775 sq ft
  • Superb separate Two bedroom annex with log burning stove
  • Attractive far-reaching rural views to rear aspect
  • Fantastic open-plan kitchen with shaker-style cabinetry
  • Versatile studio to the rear of the garden

A characterful country home with attractive views and a superb annexe.

About this property

  • Occupying an attractive position within the well-regarded village of Lea, Castle End Farm is a substantial detached home with 2775 sq ft of light-filled accommodation. There is further opportunity for development and extension work subject to the required planning permission.

    The origins of the property are thought to date from the early 1900's and provide a glimpse of yesteryear with attractive character features. Having undergone extensive improvement and significant extension work, the property now makes for an ideal family home.

    The pragmatic layout allows for an inclusive lifestyle with large and airy rooms. The superb kitchen / dining room is fitted with stylish shaker-style cabinetry, range cooker, wine cooler and integrated appliances. Bi-fold doors open to the rear terrace which affords the perfect place to enjoy a morning coffee or something a little stronger on summer's evening.

    In addition there are two reception rooms, two studies, a fitted utility and a shower room.

    The first floor consists of four double bedrooms and a well appointed family bathroom. The principal bedroom together with bedroom two are served by their respective en suite bathrooms and are furnished with an attractive range of sanitary ware.

    The superb two bedroom annex is fitted with a contemporary log burner, kitchenette and shower room. In addition there is well-proportioned sitting room and dining area. Ideal to be used as a holiday let or an orthodox short-term rental.

    The low maintenance gardens are an attractive feature of the property with highly pleasant views to the rear aspect. Principally laid to lawn complimented by mature herbaceous beds, there are a number of beautiful trees together with shrubs, plants and established hedging. A versatile studio has been erected to the rear of the garden and provides an ideal space to rest, relax and read. Beyond which is a paddock.

    The large gravelled drive provides parking for several vehicles, whilst the mature front garden is interspersed with an array of trees, flowerbeds and an attractive pond.

    In addition there is a double garage, four stables and a log store.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

This fantastic home just keeps giving, the addition of the annexe and studio is a real winner, perfect for a large family - ideally mine!

Phil BatesProperty agent

Local information

  • Castle End Farm is situated in the charming village of Lea, which has a school, village hall, local shop, restaurant, public house, and garage.
  • Nearby Ross-on-Wye offers a good range of shopping and social facilities together with excellent road links.
  • The centres of Gloucester, Cheltenham and Hereford are all within 25 miles reach and offer extensive shopping, day to day amenities, restaurants and bars.
  • Access to the M5 and M5O motorway networks linking to the Midlands, Wales, Bristol and the West Country. In addition there are main-line train stations in Hereford, Cheltenham and Gloucester.
  • The property is conveniently located to explore the beautiful countryside of Herefordshire, Gloucestershire and the Welsh Borders including the Forest of Dean, Brecon Beacons or Black Mountains. Leisure pursuits in the surrounding area include walking, fishing, golf, riding, shooting, canoeing/kayaking, rock climbing, caving, cycling and mountain biking.
  • A selection of well-regarded schools can be found in the local area including, John Kyrle High School, Ashfield Park Primary and Brampton Abbotts Church of England.

Additional information

  • Services: Mains electricity, mains water, private drainage, LPG Gas central heating.
  • Local Authority: Herefordshire county council. Band G.
  • Directions: From Ross-on-Wye continue on the A40 passing through Weston under Penyard and Ryeford following signs to Lea. Upon entering the village after the bend the entrance to the property will be on the right hand, discreetly set back from the road.
  • EPC Rating: F
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: G