The property is situated in the rural hamlet of Foy accessed off a single track which lies just over 6 miles from the market town of Ross on Wye and the M50 and 13 miles south of the City of Hereford.
Ross on Wye has a population of approximately 10,000 and offers all the usual facilities for a town of its size, and is ideally situated at the end of the M50 which leads to the M5 & M4. Birmingham, Bristol and Cardiff and all approximately one hours’ drive with London approximately 3 hours' distant.
Hillcrest, which we suspect was constructed in the 1930's with the addition of the Staff Block in 2001, was until recently a Children's Residential Centre for pgl Adventure Holidays.
The property comprises a detached two storey former residential building comprising student/teacher accommodation for approximately 100 with a further detached single storey 'Staff Block' providing accommodation for approximately 36, together with Offices, Stores and Workshop set in Gardens and Grounds extending to 2.95 acres (1.2 Ha) approx.
The building has been adapted, extended and now provides the accommodation shown on the attached plans.
In more detail:
Ground floor - Gross internal Floor Area - 520 sq m (5,600 sq ft)
Visiting Teacher's Accommodation
Shower Rooms & WC's
Catering and Dining Accommodation
First floor - Gross Internal Floor Area 230 sq m (2,480 sq ft)
Student's Accommodation and Storage
Ancilliary building - Gross Internal Floor Area 241 sq m (2,600 sq ft)
Showers & WCs
outbuildings - Garage, Office, Workshop & Stores - 215 sq m (2,324 sq ft)
outside - Parking, Mature Gardens and Grounds - whole site extends to 2.95 acres (1.2 Ha) approxservices
Mains water supply, Private drainage system. Propane gas and oil fired central heating systems. Mains electricity is connected.
N.B. None of the appliances or services have been tested in the property and interested parties should satisfy themselves as to their suitability and safety.Parking notes
Ample parking is provided with the propertyplanning
planning We believe the property falls into the C2 Use Class (Residential Institutions) which includes a variety of uses such as a Care/Nursing Home, Residential Education Training Centres, Young Adults Centre or Hotel
A planning application has been submitted for Residential Use, the plans of which will be available on Herefordshire Council’s website
A restriction will be put in place preventing the property being used by a commercial organisation that sell/offer Children's Residential Activity-based holidays or packages.Other
Services, Fixtures, Equipment, Buildings & Land - none of these have been tested by Jonathan Preece Ltd. Any interested party will need to satisfy themselves as to the type, condition and suitability for purpose.
These particulars are prepared with care, but are not guaranteed and do not constitute, or constitute part of, an offer or contract. Intending purchasers must satisfy themselves of these particulars' accuracy by inspection or otherwise, since neither the vendor, nor Jonathan Preece Ltd shall be responsible for statements or representations made. The Vendor does not make or give, and neither Jonathan Preece Ltd nor any person in their employment has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty in relation to this property.
We would strongly advise anyone wishing to view this property to contact us first, particularly if travelling any distance, to confirm availability and to discuss any material facts relating to it which are of importance to them and we will endeavour to verify such information.Viewing
Strictly by prior appointment with the Sole Selling Agents, Jonathan Preece, Surveyors & Commercial Agents