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Property details

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 4 reception rooms


  • Charming Grade II Listed Farmhouse
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Additional Cottage/ Ancillary Accommodation
  • Two Further Bedrooms
  • Many Original Features
  • Approx 1.75 acres/Stunning Views

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Are you looking for a home with a very special quality of life? Here, nestled in the North Wales countryside, you can wake up each morning to wonderful panoramic views and fresh eggs from your chickens. You can enjoy living in a historic house which has been updated to modern standards. The grounds provide you and your family with safe, enclosed gardens along with opportunities for adventurous play and relaxation. You will see badgers, pheasants and buzzards and enjoy the annual arrival of the swallows after which the cottage is named. Yet this delightful setting is within easy reach of local market towns and the rail network, an hour's drive takes you to Liverpool and Manchester. If this sounds like it is something for you, then please read on......Sass & Co Independent are delighted to bring to the market with 'No Onward Chain', this Grade II Listed Farmhouse with separate stone detached cottage, offering ancillary accommodation if required. Believed to have been built in the 17th century, the farmhouse retains many original features including oak beams, original doors and slate flooring and offers a good size family home. The cottage is an 18th century stone barn which has been renovated to provide luxury accommodation for up to four guests (or family members). Both properties are set in an enviable position with panoramic views towards the Clwydian Range and provide a tranquil setting for both family life and holiday stays alike. The grounds are made up of formal gardens, kitchen garden, orchard and gravelled areas for parking, along with a workshop, a large vehicular store, a 17th Century Bakehouse and other outbuildings. In brief the main house offers:- kitchen/breakfast room, further working kitchen/utility, lounge. Dining room/study, rear hall/storage and cloakroom at ground floor level. Whilst to the first floor, there are three good size bedrooms and a luxury bathroom. The cottage offers:- kitchen/ breakfast room, lounge/dining room, two bedrooms and a bathroom. The gardens extend to approximately 1.75 acres and offer the most tranquil setting with splendid scenic views. The nearby town of Caerwys offers a good range of local facilities including:- shops, pubs, a cafe, pharmacy and Caerwys primary school which has recently received an excellent report in its Estyn Inspection. A wider range of facilities can be found in both Denbigh and Mold, which are both within a short drive away. The A55 expressway offers good links to the major motorway networks, Chester and the North Wales Coastline. ***The Agents Highly Recommend An Early Inspection to Appreciate the Extent of What is on Offer**

Entrance Porch

Heavy oak front door opens into porch, having window to front, high level shelving, telephone point, stone flagged flooring, stairs rising off and doors to

Lounge, Dining Room/Study (15' 0'' x 13' 6'' (4.57m x 4.11m))

With cast iron grate, quarry tiled flooring, built-in wall cupboard (possibly Jacobean), exposed timbers, window to front, radiator, telephone point, door off to rear utility/storage and hallway

Lounge (15' 1'' x 14' 8'' (4.59m x 4.47m))

Having large Inglenook fireplace with wooden mantle over and housing the cast iron multi-fuel burner, tv aerial point, telephone point, exposed timbers to ceiling, original butchers hooks to ceiling, window to front elevation, wooden flooring, radiator and door to

Kitchen/Breakfast Room. (16' 3'' x 11' 3'' (4.95m x 3.43m))

Having fitted wooden work-surface with display/storage corner shelving and space beneath for white goods, floor standing oil fired condensing central heating boiler, stainless-steel twin bowl sink unit, space for range style cooker, window to front with deep sill and window seat, telephone point, exposed beams to ceiling, slate tiled flooring and door to outside

Working Kitchen/Utility (12' 3'' x 7' 0'' (3.73m x 2.13m))

Fitted with range of modern base, drawer, wall and larder units with solid wood work-surfaces over and inset 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink unit. Plumbing for dishwasher, built-in shelving, window overlooking the gardens, slate flooring, radiator, wooden door leading into the pantry and door to inner hallway.

Inner Hallway/Storage Area

Offering a further useful storage/study area, glazed panel door leading to outside, door to dining room /study and door to


Comprising low level w.c, wall mounted wash hand basin, chrome heated towel rail, window to the side elevation, tiling to walls and slate flooring

First Floor Landing.

Having feature exposed timbers to ceiling, oak flooring and doors off to

Master Bedroom (15' 6'' x 11' 8'' (4.72m x 3.55m))

Having a range of fitted wardrobes to one wall, radiator, telephone point and window to the front enjoying the far-reaching countryside views

Bedroom Two (15' 2'' x 10' 7'' (4.62m x 3.22m))

Again with window to the front enjoying the views, wooden floor and radiator

Bedroom Three (11' 4'' x 9' 4'' (3.45m x 2.84m))

Having exposed timbers to one wall, window to the front with low level sill and views, radiator

Bathroom. (10' 6'' x 8' 3'' (3.20m x 2.51m))

Having been replaced and now offering a modern suite of corner bath with centre mixer taps, walk-in shower/wet room area, wall mounted wash hand basin with mirror and light over, low flush w.c., chrome heated towel rail, built-in airing cupboard, tiling to floors and walls and window to the side elevation

Utility Area/Shower Room

Ideal utility room with plumbing and space for washing machine, tumble dryer and further white goods. Twin bowl stainless steel sink unit, fitted cupboards and shelving/storage, door to
Shower Room - with walk-in shower, low flush w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, heated towel rail and tiling to walls and flooring

'gwenoldy' Cottage

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (13' 2'' x 11' 3'' (4.01m x 3.43m))

Double doors with fully glazed panels open into the kitchen which has been fitted with a range of base, wall and glazed display units with complementary work-surfaces over with inset 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink unit, floor-standing oil fired condensing central heating boiler, space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for cooker and fridge-freezer, built-in storage cupboard, window overlooking the gardens, tiled flooring and ample space for a dining table.

Lounge/Dining Room (21' 8'' x 11' 2'' (6.60m x 3.40m))

Good size room with ample space for both relaxing and dining. Having cast iron multi-fuel burner set on a slate hearth, doors to both front and rear gardens, under-stairs storage cupboard, wooden floor, and stairs rising off to

First Floor Landing

Galleried landing with window overlooking the rear garden, wooden floor and doors off to

Bedroom One (13' 0'' x 12' 0'' (3.96m x 3.65m))

Feature exposed timbers to one wall, Velux window plus further window overlooking the rear garden, radiator and wooden flooring

Bedroom Two (12' 6'' x 12' 1'' (3.81m x 3.68m))

Having Velux window, further window with views over the Clwydian Range, radiator and wooden flooring

Bathroom (9' 8'' x 5' 3'' (2.94m x 1.60m))

Vanity unit with storage cupboards beneath and inset wash hand basin, p-shaped bath with shower over, low flush w.c, Velux window, radiator and wooden flooring

All furniture, fittings and appliances in the cottage are for sale by separate negotiation

Bakehouse/Former Pigsties

Grade II Listed building with original oven, electricity and power connected. Currently used as support/storage to the holiday cottage but has the potential for further renovation (subject to any necessary planning consents).
Adjacent pigsties, currently used for wood storage

Steel Barn (18' 5'' x 16' 4'' (5.61m x 4.97m))

Garage 20'5 X 21'3 (6.22m x 6.47m)
Large steel barn partitioned to provide large storage/tractor parking to one side with double opening doors to front and the other with sliding doors again offering garaging for several vehicles


Occupying an enviable position with views towards the Clwydian Range, the property is set in approximately 1.75 acres providing a tranquil and scenic setting for both the main home and the cottage alike. Approached via a gravelled driveway offering parking for several vehicles with stone walling and hedging to the perimeter and further gate and pathway to the main house. To the rear of the Bakehouse will be found a kitchen garden with fruit trees, greenhouses and shed, whilst the main/ larger garden area is located to the rear of the cottage. This is principally laid to lawn and provides ample space for relaxing, entertaining, planting and many other options. There is a block and timber stable currently used as a workshop, hedging to the perimeter and splendid views towards the Clwydian Range.

It should be noted that the Shepherd's hut is not included in the sale

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Flint 7.2 miles
  • Prestatyn 9 miles
  • Ysgol Yr Esgob 1.4 miles
  • Nannerch Primary School 2.2 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Flint 7.2 miles
  • Prestatyn 9 miles
  • Ysgol Yr Esgob 1.4 miles
  • Nannerch Primary School 2.2 miles

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Sold prices provided by Land Registry
9th Oct 2018 £565,000 Price reduced by £34,950
4th Apr 2018 £599,950 First listed
9th Nov 2005 £455,000 Last sold

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