Lyonshall, Kington, HR5


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
The 1930's addition to the house has the reception rooms the two principal bedrooms above. The hall is with a wood burning stove, cloakroom and main staircase. The drawing room has the original sliding shutters and an open fireplace. The dining room has a serving hatch through to the kitchen

The older remaining part of the house has domestic quarters at the back and side of the house with flag stone floors throughout. These rooms include a pantry, larder, utility room and gun room.

The kitchen adjoins the sitting room which incorporates the back staircase. On the first floor there are six bedrooms, two of which have dressing rooms and there are two bathrooms.

Beside the house is an attractive range of significant brick and timber buildings which form a courtyard. Facing the house the brick building includes the stables, tack room and coach house which has a cellar underneath as well as a second floor accessed via an external staircase. The remaining brick building once used as the old parlour and dairy also has some loft space. The large stone and timber barn forms the west side of the courtyard. The lean-to buildings are easily removed to open up the whole yard. Behind the courtyard is a 3 bay Dutch barn. There is also a redundant chicken rearing shed.

On the south and east side of the house are the gardens.

On the north side of the house there is a belt of woodland.

The Cottage

Built in the 1950's, was initially constructed to house the herdsman.

Hereford 14 miles, Kington 5 miles, Leominster 11 miles, Hay on Wye 14 miles (All distances are approximate)

Situated amidst beautiful north west Herefordshire countryside, both Kington, Leominster and Hereford are all short driving distance away having excellent shops, services and amenities.

The choice of schools in the region is outstanding. There are an abundance of recreational opportunities including fishing on the River Wye; golf courses at Leominster and Kington and a host of walks and rides through the surrounding countryside.

The Hay Festival is an annual international literary festival.

Hereford as well as Leominster have rail stations with

good links to London, south Wales and the North.

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