Forming part of an old coaching inn which was subsequently sub-divided in the 1980's retaining the original reception hall and staircase, Offas Dyke House is the front left wing of a superb conversion. The beautiful entrance porch has original stained glass leaded feature windows plus ornate tiled floor leading with original panelled door to the reception hall. The reception hall is 39ft. In length with beautiful Georgian staircase leading to the large first floor landing. Off the reception hall, kitchen with bespoke range of units open to the breakfast room with double doors out onto the rear courtyard. Also from reception hall superb dining room, drawing room with full height bay window overlooking the gardens and sitting room with access to the gardens, all with original fireplaces. Ground floor w.c. And utility room also accessed from reception hall. A door leads to the lower ground floor with two generous cellar rooms. To the first floor, master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, guest bedrooms 2,3,4 and large store room (which could be utilised to create further en-suites or en-suite and dressing room to guest bedroom 2), and family bathroom. Turned stairs to the second floor landing give access to bedrooms 5 and 6. Outside the property benefits from large, well-maintained gardens with long sweeping gravelled driveway. Situated a short distance from the market town of Chepstow. Tidenham itself is a sought after area set above the world renowed Wye Valley, an area of outstanding natural beauty. You will find amenities in Tutshill to include local store, well-respected family run butchers, doctors' surgery with the market town of Chepstow close at hand with its attendant range of facilities.
There are good junior and comprehensive schools nearby to include Tutshill C of E Junior School, St. John's on the Hill Preparatory School with Wyedean Comprehensive and Sixth Form close at hand. Bus and rail links can be found as well as the A48, M48 and M4 motorway network bringing Newport, Cardiff and Bristol within easy commuting distance.
A beautiful feature are the original stained glass leaded windows to all sides and the period tiled floor leading to panelled door into reception hall.
39'7 x 7'9 going to 5'5
Picture and dado rail. Wood block flooring. Original staircase to first floor landing. Door to cellar. Useful storage cupboard. Two panelled radiators. Doors off.
Inset spotlighting. Low level dual push button flush w.c. Corner pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap. Plumbing and space for automatic washing machine. Oil fired combination boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating. Painted part panelling to walls. Tiled floor.
Inset spotlighting to plain ceiling. Fitted with a matching range of bespoke base and eye level storage units. Twin ceramic sink and mixer tap set into solid granite work surfaces, tiled splashbacks. 13 Amp electric Aga with double oven and twin hotplate. Built-in dishwasher. Slate flooring. Open to breakfast room.
Vaulted ceiling with two double glazed velux roof windows. Exposed stone wall. Continuation of slate flooring. Panelled radiator. Double glazed French doors with double glazed side screens to the enclosed courtyard.
18'10 x 15'3 max to include chimney recess
Period coving. Picture and dado rail. Attractive fireplace with wooden surround and tiled backplate and hearth. Wood block flooring. Panelled radiator. Large sash window to front elevation.
18'11 going to 13'3 x 15'2 going to 10'
Coved and plain ceiling. Dado rail. Original fireplace with marble surround and wrought iron backplate with tiled insert. Exposed wooden floorboards. Panelled radiator. Large sash window to front elevation with working shutters. Double glazed doors with shutters to side elevation leading to the sun terrace.
20'2" x 17'9" maximum to include bay window
A most impressive room with period coving and picture rail. Original fireplace with marble surround. Exposed wooden floorboards. Panelled radiator. Superb full height bay window overlooking the gardens with shutters to side elevation.
Stairs from the ground floor lead to the lower ground floor with large secure storage cupboard. Power points and lighting. Open to the wine cellar and gym/games room.
18'2" x 10'0" to include cold store areas
Power points and lighting.
39'6" max. To inc. Staircase x 7'10" going to 5'5"
Period coving and dado rail to stairs. Superb split-level landing. Panelled radiator. Sash window to front elevation. Doors off. Door to second floor landing.
17'11" going to 13'4" x 13'10" going to 6'11"
Painted original panelling to ceiling. Coving and picture rail. Wrought iron firepace with painted surround, tiled inserts and hearth. Range of fitted wardrobes. Panelled radiator. Sash window to side elevation with shutters. Door to en-suite bathroom.
Original painted panelled ceiling. Fitted with a matching three-piece suite to include low level w.c. Pedestal wash hand basin. Corner bath with electric shower over. Part tiling to walls. Tiled floor. Extractor fan.
Period coving and picture rail. Original fireplace with painted surround, wrought iron backplate and tiled hearth. Pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back. Panelled radiator. Sash window to rear elevation.
Original fireplace with tiled inserts. Open storage area. Panelled radiator. Sash window to to front elevation.
15'2" to chimney recess x 10'10" to recess
Inset spotlighting to plain ceiling. Original fireplace. Panelled radiator. Dual aspect sash windows to front and side elevation.
Velux window to rear elevation. Exposed wooden floorboards.
Agents' note: This room could quite easily be utilised to create e-suites for bedrooms 2 and 3 or alternatively an en-suite and dressing room for bedroom 2.
Inset spotlighting to plain ceiling. Low level w.c. With concealed cistern. Wash hand basin. Free standing claw foot bath. Double step-in enclosure with electric shower. Part tiling to walls. Tiled floor. Storage cupboard. Chrome towel radiator. Double glazed window to side elevation.
Currently used as a T.V. Room with double glazed velux roof window to rear elevation. Doors off.
Original fireplace. Wooden floorboards. Double glazed window to side elevation.
11'11" maximum to chimney recess x 9'11"
Double glazed velux roof window to rear elevation.
The accommodation and superb gardens are approached via a long gravelled driveway leading to parking and turning area. The gardens to the front elevation have been beautifully maintained to include box hedging, herb gardens and an abundant range of seasonal shrubs, trees and bushes. The remainder of the gardens are predominantly laid to lawn with a selection of mature trees, large rockery and period style greenhouse to remain. The courtyard which is accessed off the breakfast room has a delightful seating area for alfresco dining.