The traditional village of Madley is within walking distance and offers a well-stocked village store and traditional inn excellent fish and chips plus a 9-hole golf course tennis courts and fishing. The area offers great walking with footpaths and quiet lanes to explore. You can picnic alongside the River Wye or tackle Hay Bluff The Black Mountains or Brecon Beacons and it s ideal for cyclists and canoeing. A trip to one of the many market towns for farmers market or browsing the independent shops Hay-on-Wye is famed for books and the annual international literary festival and the market towns of Monmouth Ledbury Ross-on-Wye Ludlow Kington and Leominster and nearby villages offer castles and historic monuments to explore. A stunning view greets you as you step inside this elegant home which has been beautifully finished to an exceptional standard. It offers the perfect backdrop for your countryside stay with a great deal of space for relaxing and entertaining. A drawing-room where you can sit back in comfort enjoying the warmth of the wood burner. The adjoining garden room is simply perfect for relaxing with a good book. The spectacular kitchen has a large island unit and French doors to the rear garden. There is a walk-in original pantry with cold slab and a large opening that leads directly into the dining room plus a cosy cinema room with a sound system is there for your enjoyment. The utility boasts an extra dishwasher to save you time. There is a detached Artists Studio barn conversion here you will find a games room complete with pool/table tennis and darts comfy chairs bar / small kitchen cloakroom and a private gym. There is also a fifth bedroom suite separately accessed for 2 guests with a super-king-size zip-and-link (that can be made into a twin) with a large bath and shower room ensuite and a snug sitting room. Upstairs in the main house you will find four bedrooms all of which offer a touch of luxury. A sup-king-size room with a gigantic en-suite bathroom with separate shower and WC. Two super-king-size rooms (one can be made into twin beds on request) plus a king-size with en-suite shower. There is a family shower room and a separate bathroom. There are super views across the open fields and onto the Black Mountains there is a large private hot tub where you can enjoy catching up with everyone under the stars. A phenomenal variety of birdsong can be heard and the patio area is set up for summer dining with a parasol and BBQ. There is ample parking along with a secure rack for bikes and beautiful mature gardens all around. Need to know: 5 bedrooms 2 super king size, 1 super king size zip and link, 1 king size and 1 super king size zip and link in the detached annexe. (Both zip and links can be made into twin beds by request when booking. 5 bathrooms 1 bathroom and WC, 1 shower room and WC, 1 en suite shower and WC, 1 en suite bathroom with separate shower and WC, 1 en suite bathroom with separate shower and WC within the detached annexe and ground floor WC. Gas Rangemaster oven, microwave, American Fridge/freezer with icemaker, dishwasher and Nespresso coffee machine. Utility room washing machine and dishwasher. Tumble dryer in the games room. Wood burner (logs included). Games room with pool/table tennis and darts, 55 Ultra HD Smart TV in the cinema room, full Sky package. Private hot tub (towels included). Private gym. Electric and central heating included. Garden games available (e.g., badminton, children s croquet). Ample off road parking. Pub and village shop within walking distance. Gas BBQ. Bike storage. Hen and Stag parties are not permitted at the property.