Glasbury-on-Wye, Hereford, Herefordshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A delightful detached 5 bedroom house found in a tucked away position in a popular Wye Valley village.


A delightful, detached house found in a tucked away position within this popular village. The accommodation is of a generous proportion, is versatile and offers the potential for separate annex.


Glasbury-on-Wye is approximately 5 miles from Hay-on-Wye on the main A438 Hereford to Brecon Road. Glasbury, which is sited on one of the main river bridge crossings of the River Wye, offers a petrol station/general store, a church, a public house, an outdoor and recreation centre, a café/restaurant and the renowned Foyles Hotel & Restaurant.

Hay-on-Wye is the closest town and is known the world over for its annual Literary Festival held at the end of May each year. Hay-on-Wye benefits from many services and facilities including a library, a primary school, a church, a post-office, a dental surgery, a doctors surgery, a wide range of public houses and restaurants as well as independent shops, boutiques and a small Co-op supermarket.

The Wye Valley is very well known for its sporting amenities including fishing on the River Wye as well as the small back water areas. Excellent recreational facilities are found in The Brecon Beacons National Park and The Black Mountains, which are both excellent for hiking, cycling and riding.

The nearest train station is found in Abergavenny. The M4 motorway is at Newport and the M50 at Ross-on-Wye.


The property is entered through a porch into the entrance hallway. Immediately to the left there is a generous sitting room with window to the front, double doors to the rear and a wood burning stove with fireplace.

The kitchen is L-shaped and offers a separate dining area. The kitchen offers a wide range of work surfaces, drawers and cupboard units, an integral dishwasher and freezer, a window looking out of the garden to the rear and a door out into the garden.

The dining area has a window to the front and a further archway opens up into a further reception room/TV room.

From the kitchen there is also a utility room with stainless steel sink, window to the rear and a separate shower room. Please note, there is also a door which connects into the TV room which could form part of a self-contained annex area. From the entrance hall a staircase leads to the first floor landing giving access to 4 double bedrooms with the largest room running the entire depth of the house with Velux windows to the front and rear.

Adjacent to the bathroom there is also a dressing room with generous storage cupboard and further fitted wardrobe.

From the bedrooms to the rear there are delightful views out over the garden and over the common beyond down to the River Wye.

The main bathroom has a P-shaped bath with a shower over, close-coupled WC, wash hand basin and window to the rear.

A further staircase from the first floor landing leads to the second floor with an exceptional bedroom opening up into the eaves with 4 skylights and an en-suite bathroom with a panel bath, low flush WC, wash hand basin and Velux window. This is a delightfully light and airy room and offers wonderful views of the Wye Valley and beyond.


The property is approached via a private gated driveway with a garage and workshop immediately on the left-hand side. The garage is of a large single proportion with front opening doors and a pedestrian door to the side. A pathway leads around to the rear of the property where there is a level lawn area with surrounding well stocked floral borders and to one side there is a raised vegetable garden area. Overall, this is a lovely position found close to the River Wye with direct access to riverside walks.


We are advised that the property is connected to mains electricity, mains water, mains drainage and oil-fired central heating. Please note the services or service installations have not been tested.


Freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Council Tax Band

Powys Council Band G


From Hay-on-Wye proceed out of the town on the B4350 (Brecon Road) and continue all the way to Glasbury-on-Wye. Upon entering the village note the Harp Inn public house on the right-hand side and just after the pub there is a small roadway immediately on the right. Proceed down this road where the property will be found second gate on the left-hand side where the name of the property is displayed by the gate.


All viewings must be arranged through the sole selling agents Sunderlands.

Contact tel: 01497 822522.

Office opening hours:

Mon-Fri 9.00-5.00pm. Sat 9.00-1.00pm. Out of hours contact:- Harry Aldrich-Blake 07717 410757

None of these statements contained in these particulars are to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. These particulars are not an offer or contract or part of one. Floor plans are provided for guidance as to the layout of the property only. Room sizes and measurements are approximate only. Please note we have not tested the equipment, appliances and services in the property and interested parties are advised to commission appropriate investigation before formulating their offer.

Sunderlands are a member of the Ombudsman for Estate Agents Scheme and therefore adhere to their Code of Practise. A copy of the Code of Practise is available on request.

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