Wigpool, Mitcheldean


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Situated in an enviable location and tucked away down a peaceful forestry commission track, this property enjoys a superb outlook over gardens and grounds of around two thirds of an acre. With superb woodland walks on the doorstep.

* Living Room * Sun Room * Dining Room * Kitchen * Study/Bedroom 4 * Utility Room * Downstairs Cloakroom * Three Bedrooms * En-Suite * Family Bathroom * Off Road Parking * Two Thirds Acre Plot * Double Glazing * Oil Fired Heating * Solar Panels with Fit Plan * Solar Water Heating Panels * EPC Rating: D

Pool Cottage is superbly positioned within its grounds with pleasant views to the rear overlooking woods. Wigpool is an area of outstanding beauty with a few individual properties of which enjoy their privacy. Access can be gained from Drybrook and Mitcheldean. The latter benefits from a range of amenities to include post office, library, health centre, small supermarket, florist, hairdressers, fish and chip and chinese takeaway. Primary and secondary schools, of which one of them is highly sought after Dene Magna, there is also a church, garage, public houses, community centre and bus services.

The property is approached via:

uPVC side entrance door with canopied front entrance porch leading to:

Reception Hall:

Tiled flooring. Staircase to first floor. uPVC double glazed window to side aspect. Useful understairs storage with hanging space for coats and shelving. Ledge and brace door to:

Downstairs WC:

Obscured window to side aspect. Low level WC. Wall mounted wash hand basin with fitted vanity unit. Tiled splashbacks. Continuation of the tiled flooring.

Glazed door to:

Study/Bedroom 4: 12'11" x 8'10" (3.94m x 2.69m).

Having uPVC double doors out to rear gardens and sun terrace. uPVC double glazed window to side aspect.

From the reception hall:

Living Room: 22'3" x 10'9" (6.78m x 3.28m).

With exposed ceiling timbers. uPVC double glazed window to rear aspect. Recessed wood burning stove on a raised stone hearth. Double doors to:

Sun Room: 21'11" x 8'4" (6.68m x 2.54m).

Having uPVC double glazed windows to side and rear aspect. Velux roof light flooding the room with an abundance of sunlight. The sun room has a particularly attractive outlook over the beautifully landscaped mature gardens. Exposed floor timbers, radiator, power points. Glazed door to:

Dining Room: 15' x 11'4" (4.57m x 3.45m).

Heat pump/air conditioning unit. Full sized picture window with attractive outlook over the rear gardens. uPVC double doors to rear patio. Exposed oak flooring. Glazed door to utility room.

From the reception hall door leads to:

Kitchen: 17'11" x 10'6" (5.46m x 3.2m).

Having uPVC double glazed window to front aspect with quarry tiled window sills. Light tube which provides additional natural sunlight to kitchen area. Ledge and brace door to walk in pantry with shelving. A lovely range of bespoke base and wall mounted units with granite rolled edge effect worktops. Space for electric cooker. Twin bowl sink unit with built in Rayburn recessed behind a brick built surround with oak display lintel. The Rayburn supplies the central heating and hot water.

From the kitchen opening through to:

Utility Room: 11'2" x 7'5" (3.4m x 2.26m).

Has uPVC double glazed window and velux window to side aspect. Matching range of base and wall mounted units with rolled edge work tops. Ceramic sink unit. Plumbing for washing machine. Tiled splashbacks. Radiator.

From the reception hall staircase leads to:

Light and spacious landing:

With access to loft space. uPVC double glazed window to front aspect. Two large built in recessed cupboards. One with slatted shelving and hot water cylinder. Additional storage cupboard. Ledge and brace door to:

Bedroom 1: 17'2" x 8'9" (5.23m x 2.67m).

uPVC double glazed windows to the rear and side aspect with attractive outlook to neighbouring woodland. Built in wardrobe. Ledge and brace door to:

En-Suite Bathroom:

With obscured double glazed window to front aspect. Modern white suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with fitted vanity unit with panelled bath with shower screen and Mira power shower over. Extractor fan.

Bedroom 2: 12'2" x 9'7" (3.71m x 2.92m).

uPVC double glazed window to rear aspect with lovely outlook. Recessed area ideal for fitted bedroom furniture. Radiator.

Bedroom 3: 10'10" x 9'9" (3.3m x 2.97m).

uPVC double glazed window to rear aspect with lovely outlook. Radiator.

Family Bathroom:

With obscured uPVC double glazed window to side aspect. Well fitted with modern white suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin. Panelled bath with tiled splashbacks. Walk in enclosed shower cubicle with electric power shower. Recessed ceiling spotlights, extractor fan.


To the front of the property access can be gained via Forestry Commission right of way provides access around to a five bar gated entrance leading into a substantial parking area and subject to the necessary planning consents, a garage if required. The gardens extend to approximately 2/3 acre and have been landscaped throughout with many specimen trees and shrubs. Central pergola with climbing Himalayan Honeysuckle and Clematis with ornamental pond. Extensive front lawns lead onto large sunny south facing patio ideal for summer dining and general entertaining. From the patios a pathway leads to a productive vegetable bed being well stocked with fruit cages, cultivated vegetable plots, greenhouse. Onward to a micro orchard with fruit trees to include apples, pear and plum. Nature pond with attractive seating area which encourages many species of newt and wildlife.

To the corner of the gardens is a substantial workshop:

Workshop with wood store: 24' x 12' (7.32m x 3.66m).

Former Forest Stone Piggery:

Comprising of potting shed with power and lighting.

Viewing is recommended to truly appreciate this peaceful secluded location which has numerous forestry walks on the doorstep.

Agents Note:

The property benefits from photo voltaic solar panels with feed in tariff and solar water heating panels for the hot water. For further information please contact the agent.


In the centre of Mitcheldean turn right onto the Stenders and continue up the hill passing the small industrial unit on the right hand side. Take the next right into Wigpool and after approximately three quarters of a mile and passing the waterworks on the left hand side and up the hill. As the tarmac turns into a gravel track continue for a further 150 yards taking the first left where the property can be found a further 50 yards down on the left hand side.

Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008.

The Agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor or Surveyor. References to the Tenure of a Property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The Agent has not had sight of the title documents. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor. Items shown in photographs are NOT included unless specifically mentioned within the sales particulars. They may however be available by separate negotiation. Buyers must check the availability of any property and make an appointment to view before embarking on any journey to see a property.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01989 218009

Richard Butler & Associates

15 Gloucester Road, Ross on Wye


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