- 16th century period property
- Recently modernised
- 4 bedrooms
- 3 reception rooms
- Large family kitchen
- 2 bathrooms
- Retaining many original features
- Large garden
- Newport 10 miles Abergavenny 12 miles
- Monmouth 14 miles Chepstow 12 miles
A most attractive Grade II Listed Period Townhouse of great character retaining many original features, in an enviable position in the centre of Usk Town. 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, Kitchen, Dining room with cellar below, large Sitting Room with Inglenook fireplace, Study/playroom. Large, pretty garden.
Gordon House is located in the historic, picturesque Usk on Bridge St, with its wide range of facilities, independent shops, cafes, restaurants and supermarkets. Usk lies in the centre of the beautiful Monmouthshire countryside and provides excellent recreational access and commuting to Cardiff, Bristol and Newport and the Midlands. DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY
Gordon House is believed to take its name from the days of the General Gordon and has been an important feature in the towns landscape of Usk for many generations. The pleasing Georgian style exterior leads to a late Tudor interior. The house retains a large number of original features including open fireplace, exposed beams and stone work.
Stepping in from the outside will provide the proactive purchaser with a surprising views of the original 16th and 17th century Monmouthshire craftsmanship.
The large sitting room features an open stone 'Inglenook' fireplace with bread oven recess, carved stone and massive stone lintel, as well as exposed beams.
The recently installed kitchen has room for a breakfast table and is connected to the spacious dining room which features a fireplace and a 'Jotul' wood burning stove. Both have access to the garden through French Doors. There is a cellar/wine store accessed off the dining room.
At the heart of the house a Renaissance door opening leading to an inner hall can be found with quarry tiled floor.
Upstairs there are four bedrooms including a master bedroom suite with en-suite shower room and a spacious family bathroom.
The landing has access to a large loft space, which could be converted into extra accommodation, subject to receiving the usual consents.
NB Access to bedroom four is currently through the master suite, though these could easily be separated if required. Both have views onto the large garden below. GARDEN
Outside you will find a secluded York flagstone patio. The garden is well stocked with trees and shrubs, plants included apple and pear trees, lawn and raised flower beds.
Workshop/Shed at the rear of the garden.
Surrounded by a stone wall and hedges, this large is well screened to provide privacy and unexpected tranquillity. SERVICES
All mains services connected TENURE
Freehold LOCAL AUTHORITY
Monmouthshire county council 01633 644644 Council Tax band G DIRECTIONS
POSTCODE NP15 1BG. Park in the free town carpark, turning left at Barclays Bank coming from the A449 .. the property is in the main High Street.
Many websites use the centre of the postcode for location. This is not useful for country properties. Using the View Maps facility on our Elstons.co.uk site will show you the aerial view of the exact location. VIEWINGS
Strictly by appointment with sole agents- Elstons Estate Agents FIXTURES AND FITTINGS
Only those items mentioned in these sale particulars are included in the sale. Others may be made available by separate negotiation. PROCLAMATION
These particulars do not form part of any offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. The photographs show only certain parts of the property as they appeared at the time when they were taken. Floor plans within this brochure are a sketch for illustrative purposes and are intended as a guide only. Areas, measurements and distances given are approximate only. Planning and building regulations or listed building consent: Any reference to alterations, or use of any part of the property does not mean that any of these have been obtained. We have not tested the appliances, central heating or services. Interested applicants are advised to make their own enquiries and safety checks prior to operation, before finalising their offer to purchase.