4 bedroom Detached House for sale: Bishopswood, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9

  • reception rooms 2
  • bedrooms 4
  • bathrooms 1
Reference: 37195_WRR190269

Key Features

  • Beautiful Rural Views
  • Over Half Acre Garden
  • Four Bedrooms Plus Loft Room
  • Living/Dining Room
  • Fitted Kitchen
  • Cloakroom/WC
  • Two Garages & Studio
  • Double Glazing
  • Oil Fired Central Heating


A four bedroom detached cottage of great charm standing in gardens and grounds of over half an acre. Situated in the rural village of Bishopswood in a wonderful, slightly elevated location with views to the River Wye and Coppett Hill.

This delightful cottage is situated in the village of Bishopswood which benefits from a filling station/shop with post office, village hall and thriving village inn. Bishopswood lies approximately 4 miles from the market town of Ross-on-Wye which has a good range of shopping, social and sporting facilities. From Ross easy access can be gained to the Midlands via the M50/M5, South Wales via the A40 and M4 and Bristol via the A40/M4 and Severn Bridge. The cities of Hereford, Gloucester and Cheltenham are approximately 17, 20 and 25 miles respectively.

The property is entered via:
Hardwood front entrance door leads into:

Entrance Vestibule:
With coir matting, shelving. Glazed door to:

With radiator, telephone point. Useful storage cupboard beneath stairs with built in shelving with light. Door to:

Comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, storage cupboard. uPVC double glazed window to rear aspect. Vanity light.

Living Room: 20' x 11'2". (6.1m x 3.4m).
A lovely light room with three double glazed windows to front with views down to River Wye and Coppett Hill. Hardwood double glazed picture window to side with views to the garden. Open fireplace with shelving to either side. Wall light points, radiator, spotlights. Open plan to:

Dining Room: 16' x 11'3". (4.88m x 3.43m).
With two uPVC double glazed windows to front again with views down to River Wye, additional double glazed window to side aspect. Power points, radiators. Ceiling spotlights.

Kitchen: 14'1" x 7'5". (4.3m x 2.26m).
Well fitted with a range of gloss fronted base and matching wall units. Ample work surfaces with tiled surrounds, granite effect inset stainless steel two and a half bowl sink unit with mono block mixer. Fitted double oven with cupboards above and below. Inset Miele ceramic hob with extractor hood over. Tall larder cupboard. Plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Recessed shelved cupboard. Radiator. Wooden double glazed window to rear aspect and hard double glazed door out to side.

From the hallway full turn staircase with large full height picture window to rear aspect giving plenty of natural light.
Part Galleried Landing:
With radiator, power points.

Bedroom 1: 12'5" x 11'4". (3.78m x 3.45m).
Plus small bay window to side aspect. With double glazed window, additional double glazed window to side aspect. Each window giving lovely views down to the River Wye and surrounding woodlands of Coppett Hill. Range of fitted wardrobes. Power points, radiators. Bedside spotlights with dimmer switches.

Bedroom 2: 10'9" x 7'9". (3.28m x 2.36m).
Range of shelving and built in cupboards. Airing cupboard housing insulated hot water tank and immersion heater. Radiator, power points. uPVC double glazed window to side aspect.

Bedroom 3: 11'2" x 8'8". (3.4m x 2.64m).
With uPVC double glazed window to front aspect, again with lovely views down to the river and surrounding countryside. Fitted wardrobe, shelving. Power points, radiator.

Bedroom 4: Approximately 11'3" x 8'4". (3.43m x 2.54m).
With double glazed bay window to side aspect with lovely outlook over the garden. Additional double glazed window to front aspect again with lovely views down to the river, countryside and woodland of Coppett Hill. Vanity unit with hot and cold water. Fitted shaver point. Radiator and power points.

With enamel pine panelled bath with mains shower over, glazed shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin. Heated towel radiator. Part tiled walls, vanity light, radiator, electric heater. uPVC double glazed window with lovely views over the gardens.

Separate WC:
Double glazed window to rear aspect. Low level WC, wash hand basin. Radiator.

From the landing, hardwood loft ladder gives access to:
Occasional Bedroom/Hobbies Room: Overall approx. 14' (4.27m) x 10' (3.05m).
With restricted head height. Large double glazed window with lovely views to front aspect. Additional double glazed window to rear aspect. Lighting and power points. Door into loft storage area with sink.

A vehicular access is gained from the B4234 with splayed entrance and attractive stone walling proving lower parking area with driveway sweeping up to the property leading up to the two single garages.

Garage: Internally. 18'6" (5.64) x 10'6" (3.2).
With lighting. The original garage door has been replaced with two single pedestrian doorways.

Lean-To/Hobbies Room: 12' x 6'. (3.66m x 1.83m).
With Belfast sink and cold water supply. Power points, lighting, velux ceiling window and additional rear window giving plenty of natural light. Ideal artist studio, hobbies room etc.

Single Garage: 16'9" x 9'. (5.1m x 2.74m).
With lighting. Double timber garage doors.

From the parking area steps lead up to the property through pedestrian and stone walling. The front garden has herbaceous borders and pretty mature shrubs. To the southerly side of the property there is an orchard area and further shrubs. Outbuilding housing the oil fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating and storage.

The large gardens extend to the other side with levelled lawns, pathway leading through to mature stone walled gardens, laid to lawn and fruit trees, large vegetable plot with greenhouse. Small stone outbuilding ideal for storage. Patio areas etc.

From the centre of Ross on Wye proceed out of town on the B4234 heading through the village of Walford and after passing the Inn on the Wye on your left hand side, continue around the corner for 500 yards where the turning to the property will be found on the left hand side just before reaching the turning to Hazelhurst Nursing Home.

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Reference: 37195_WRR190269

Contact Agent

Ian Gibbs
Tel: 020 8370 4800