SummaryOffered for sale for the first time in many years, and with no onward chain, an iconic Grade 2 listed and stone built cottage which retains many historic features and much of the original character.
The 6 bedroom cottage provides accommodation over 3 floors so offers flexible living arrangements.
DescriptionOffered for sale for the first time in many years, and with no onward chain, an iconic Grade 2 listed and stone built cottage with parts dating back to the 17th century.
The cottage, with accommodation over three floors, currently provides a very comfortable family home for the present owners whilst retaining many historic features and much of the original character.
The ground floor accommodation briefly comprises a generous lounge with a large inglenook fireplace housing a wood burning stove and the original bread oven, a separate dining room, study, rear hallway, utility room and a country style kitchen with granite work surfaces and a flagstone floor.
To the first floor there is a landing area with a further staircase to the second floor, four double bedrooms, a bathroom with a roll top bath and shower enclosure, a separate wc and a shower room.
The very spacious second floor has a landing area and shower room, as well as two very spacious bedrooms (one with a sitting room/playroom) - both bedrooms have exposed beams and roof trusses.
The cottage does benefit from the installation of central heating.
The gardens are all level and extend to three sides of the cottage.
Mainly laid to lawns, the gardens have planted rockery areas and to the rear there is a stone water feature.
The property can accommodate several vehicles off road in the parking area to the side of the front garden.
Ground FloorEntrance porch with large wooden door leading to living room.
Living Room 17' 7" x 19' 1" ( 5.
36m x 5.
82m )A reception room of character with a window with the original shutters overlooking the gardens to the front, ceiling light, two radiators with decorative covers, recessed shelving to the chimney breast recess and a large inglenook fireplace with log burner.
Doors to the inner hallway, dining room and study as well as stairs to the first floor.
Dining Room 17' 6" x 12' 6" ( 5.
33m x 3.
81m )A dual aspect reception room, with both front and rear facing windows retaining the original shutters.
Ceiling light, coving to the ceiling, radiator and recessed cupboard.
Study 15' 9" x 8' 10" ( 4.
80m x 2.
69m )Steps lead down from the lounge to the study which has two windows to the rear garden.
Ceiling light and wall lights.
Sink and drainer with cupboard below.
Inner HallwayRear facing window with window seat, ceiling light, flagstone flooring, doors to the rear garden, kitchen and utility room.
Utility Room 13' 5" x 6' 11" ( 4.
09m x 2.
11m )Front facing opaque glazed window, ceiling light, flagstone flooring, stainless steel sink drainer unit, space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble drier and fridge freezer.
Kitchen 17' 9" max x 12' 3" max ( 5.
41m max x 3.
73m max )In keeping with the cottage, a fitted country style kitchen with a flagstone floor and a comprehensive range of wall and base units incorporating granite work surfaces and an inset 'one and a half bowl' sink and drainer unit with pull out tap.
Large, multi-oven range cooker.
To one wall is a built-in 'Welsh' dresser.
Part glazed door to garden.
Rear facing window, two ceiling lights and radiator.
First Floor LandingRear facing window, ceiling light, doors to bedrooms, steps down to bathroom and WC, stairs to the second floor landing.
Bedroom One 17' 6" x 12' 8" ( 5.
33m x 3.
86m )Front and rear facing windows, ceiling light, wooden flooring, radiator.
Bedroom Two 18' x 11' 1" ( 5.
49m x 3.
38m )Currently used as an additional sitting room, this is a dual aspect double bedroom with windows to the front and side aspects.
Fireplace with an inset cast iron grate with pan warmers.
Built-in storage cupboard.
Kitchenette / Dressing AreaRear facing window, ceiling light, fitted cupboard with stainless steel sink, door to shower room and bedroom.
Shower RoomFront facing opaque glazed window, ceiling light, radiator, walk in shower, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splashbacks.
Bedroom Three 10' x 10' 1" ( 3.
05m x 3.
07m )Front facing window, ceiling light, radiator, wooden flooring.
, inter connecting door to bedroom four.
Bedroom Four 8' 10" x 10' 1" ( 2.
69m x 3.
07m )Front facing window, ceiling light, radiator.
BathroomRear facing window, ceiling light, radiator, free standing roll top bath, separate shower enclosure, pedestal wash hand basin, tongue and groove paneling, tiled splashbacks.
W CSide facing skylight window, wall light, radiator, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin.
Second Floor LandingRear facing skylight window, doors to bedroom five, play room and shower room.
Bedroom Five 18' 2" x 16' 9" ( 5.
54m x 5.
11m )Rear facing window, ceiling light, radiator, fitted wardrobes, wooden flooring, eaves storage areas.
Some reduced head height.
Shower RoomFront facing skylight window, ceiling light, radiator, shaver socket, walk in shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, part tiled walls.
Play Room 17' 7" x 9' 3" ( 5.
36m x 2.
82m )Rear facing skylight window, ceiling light, radiator, telephone point, door to bedroom six.
Bedroom Six 15' 8" x 18' 8" ( 4.
78m x 5.
69m )Side facing window, two rear facing skylight windows, two ceiling lights, radiator, television aerial point.
OutsideTo the front of the property is an attractive garden, predominantly laid to lawn, inset with mature trees providing privacy and partial shade.
There is a parking area providing parking for three vehicles.
The rear garden is walled and laid to lawn, with two flagstone patio areas ideal for outside dining and entertaining.
There is a stone built store and outside WC, along with a fish pond and a stunning Magnolia tree.
DirectionsFrom Cwmbran town centre head along Llantarnam Road towards Newport.
At the traffic lights with Newport Road, you will see a driveway opposite you.
Turn down here and the property is immediately on the right hand side.