Llanelly Church, Abergavenny
- Character property with abundance of original features
- Large, versatile family home with option of annexe
- Rural location with stunning mountain views
- Delightful gardens with several terraces
- Grounds extending to circa 3 acres including paddock
- Approximately 3 miles from Crickhowell, voted ‘UK Best High Street 2018’
- Generous reception rooms with modern comforts, perfect for entertaining
- EPC Rating E
Property SummaryA rare opportunity to purchase a unique character property with outstanding panoramic views of the Welsh mountains. This splendid 6-bedroom home offers generous reception rooms offset by exquisite exposed beams and stonework. The layout is well-suited to a large or multi-generational family with option for a separate annexe.
Annedd-Dan-yr-Eglwys is accessed through a large wooden door leading into a light-filled elegant hall featuring appealing wooden floorboards. To one end is a large kitchen/breakfast room which boasts a superb 5-oven dual control AGA with companion, double doors to the garden, plenty of spotlights, Mandarin Stone limestone floor and breakfast bar. Double doors lead from the kitchen to a versatile reception area incorporating a dining area and drawing room with beautiful exposed beams and served by an unusual dual-sided woodburning stove on a stone hearth with oak mantels. Stairs from the dining room lead to the first floor. At the other end of the entrance hall a door leads through to a comfortable sitting room with a further door to a utility area and stairs to the first floor.
There are two separate areas of first floor accommodation. Stairs from the dining room lead to the first floor with large master bedoom boasting attractive exposed beams, en suite and a Juliette balcony overlooking the beautiful mountain view. There is another double bedroom on the first floor and a family bathroom with modern digital shower and marble floor. Stairs lead to the second floor where there is another double bedroom with en suite.
At the other end of the house, stairs from the sitting room lead to 2 double bedrooms, one of which has access to a further single bedroom, en suite bathroom and double doors opening onto another Juliette balcony.
Annedd-Dan-yr-Eglwys means ‘homestead below the church’ in Welsh and this fabulous property is indeed just a short distance from Llanelly Church. The property is accessed via a private tarmacadam drive affording a breathtaking view of Sugar Loaf on the approach. There is an automated electric gate with video entry system in the kitchen and first floor. In front of the house is a large, floodlit turning area with parking for numerous vehicles, bordered by low hedging and with an attractive central island. Surrounding the house are several stone terraces and a main terrace featuring decorative stone balustrade balconies leading to extensive lawned areas and an uninterrupted panorama of the Brecon Beacons. There is also a vegetable garden with raised borders, garden shed and further gravel parking area.
The property lies within the Brecon Beacons National Park and overlooks the magnificent Usk river valley, renowned for salmon and trout fishing, and the Black Mountains beyond. Just a short walk away is the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal offering even more pursuits amongst the amazing landscape. There are nearby facilities in Gilwern, approximately a mile from the property, which include a doctors’ surgery, public houses, post office, grocers, hairdressers and butchers. A little further afield, at around 3 miles away, is Crickhowell, a thriving community with individual shops and a range of amenities including library, doctors’ surgery, dentist, schools, restaurants and public houses. There is also a well-regarded secondary school. The market town of Abergavenny, approximately 5 miles from the property, offers a wider range of amenities including shops, primary and secondary schools, banks, doctors, dentists, library and a general hospital. Abergavenny has a leisure centre with swimming pool and there is also a cinema and theatre. The area around Abergavenny and Crickhowell is well known for its many high quality restaurants. Abergavenny has a mainline railway station and good road links for commuting. The property is situated within easy reach of the A465 (for the Valleys and Hereford) and (via Abergavenny) for the A40/A449 linking to the M4, M5 and M50 motorways for Cardiff, Bristol and the Midlands.
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. LPG heating.
Fixtures & Fittings
Unless specifically described in these particulars, all fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale though may be available by separate negotiation.
Wayleaves, Easements and Rights of Way
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights, including rights of way, easements and proposed wayleaves. Please check with the Highways Department at the local County Council for the exact location of any public footpaths/bridleways.
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