Hardwick Hill House is an elegant and well-presented late Georgian Grade II listed property of considerable style and character retaining many original features including staircase, magnificent bay windows, cornices, coving, dado rails and ceiling roses. Formerly known as Hardwick Hall, home of Baron du Bois de Ferrieres, art collector, whose collection furnished Cheltenham Art Gallery. It was then known as Oakfield and became a private school from the 1930s until the 1960s.
Enjoying an elevated position within walking distance of Chepstow town centre which features a range of shops, restaurants, pubs, leisure facilities road, bus and rail links with the Schools of St. Johns on the Hill, and Monmouth Haberdashers Schools all within easy reach.
Chepstow itself is located on the west bank of the River Wye some 3 miles north of its junction with the Severn estuary. To the north of the town the Wye passes through a limestone gorge and there are limestone cliffs at Chepstow both north and south of the town centre. The town is situated on the edge of the famous and renowned Wye Valley which provides a wealth of opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast including, rock climbing, caving, cycling, walking, hiking and riding to name just a few. Chepstow Castle is the oldest surviving post-Roman stone fortification in Britain and is located at the lower end of the town above cliffs on the River Wye.
Approached via a sweeping driveway terminating in a turning circle with ample parking. Double wooden doors lead into:-
Tiled floor. Stairs off to first floor. Access to:-
Base and wall cupboards with worktop. Plumbing for automatic washing machine. Belfast sink with mixer tap. Flagstone flooring. Range of vaulted storage rooms off to include wine cellar and boiler room.
Large bow window to front. Fireplace.
Bow window to front. Archway to:-
Pedestal wash hand basin and unit housing wash hand basin. Tiled floor.
Comprising base and wall cupboards with worktops. Display cupboards. Stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Built-in dishwasher. Bosch built-in oven. Four-ring hob with extractor over. Built-in refrigerator.
Feature spiral staircase to first floor. External door to front.
Fitted with a range of base and wall cupboards with worktops incorporating a 1½ stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Tecnik Range Cooker with five-ring gas hob and hot plate with extractor over. Breakfast bar.
Comprising bath with shower over, 'his n hers' wash hand basins with mixer taps and low level wc. Ladder style radiator/towel rail. Tiled floor. Underfloor heating.
Built-in wardrobes and storage cupboards.
Comprising bath, unit housing wash hand basin with mixer tap and low level wc.
Front facing. Fireplace. Access to loft storage area.
French doors leading to garden. Fireplace. Stairs down to breakfast room.
Storage cupboard. Access to loft storage area.
Front facing. Built-in wardrobes.
Also accessed from stairs. Comprising bath with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc. Tiled floor.
Side facing. Built-in wardrobes.
Front facing. Built-in wardrobes
Comprising bath with hand shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin and low level wc.
The easily maintained landscaped terraced gardens feature two lawned areas (one of which is believed to have been used as a tennis court during its time as a school) and pathways which meander through mature trees and shrubs, original toilet block again dating back from when the property was a school with water and power, derelict coach house situated at the entrance to the sweeping driveway which terminates in large turning circle with ample parking off.
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