The Bage, Dorstone, Dorstone Hereford


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A delightful detached former farmhouse set in a popular part of Herefordshire with approx. 1 acre. The accommodation has been much improved, having been newly redecorated throughout and benefits from central heating and double glazing with brand new timber double glazed windows in part. The accommodation briefly comprises; Porch, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Dining Room, Sitting Room, Study, Snug/Playroom, Utility Room, Sun Room/Boot Room, Boiler Room and WC. To the first floor there are 2 double Bedrooms, a single bedroom and a Shower Room and on the second floor 2 double Bedrooms, one accessed off the other. More land available by separate negotiation.


The Bage is a small rural Hamlet found just under a mile to the west of Dorstone Village, a sought after village within The Golden Valley. There are a wide range of village amenities in Peterchurch, which is some 4 miles to the east and excellent town amenities in Hay on Wye (5 miles to the west) and Hereford (15 miles to the east).

The property takes in some lovely countryside views to the front and rear and has many lovely rural walks close by including the Wye Valley Walk (Herefordshire Trail on Merbach Hill).


Sun Room

6.33 x 3.14 (20'9 x 10'4 )

With a window seat, window to the rear, set of double doors.

Separate WC

1.90 x 1.42 (6'3 x 4'8 )

WC, wash hand basin and window.

Store / Boiler Room

3.59 x 4.17 (11'9 x 13'8 )

With a stone floor, window to the front and a boiler.

Utility Room

2.34 x 3.17 (7'8 x 10'5 )

With a sink unit, plumbing for a washing machine, space for a tumble dryer.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room

7.41 x 4.06 (24'4 x 13'4 )

Two window seats, fitted kitchen units with solid worktops, wooden doors and drawers, two-oven oil-fired Aga, Calor Gas hob, a stainless steel sink, window to the front, space for an integral microwave, space for a dishwasher and under counter fridge and laminate floor tiles.

Dining Room

4.3 x 4.59 (14'1 x 15'1 )

With two windows to the front a wood-burning stove, a fireplace and an opening into -

Sitting Room

3.64 x 4.53 (11'11 x 14'10 )

With a former fireplace, windows to the front and side aspects, and an alcove with fitted shelving.


2.36 x 4.43 (7'9 x 14'6 )

With a painted exposed stone wall, window to the rear and a door opening into the utility room.

A further opening leads into

Snug / Playroom

4.20 x 1.95 (13'9 x 6'5 )

With a window to the side aspect.

From the dining room there is a set of stairs

First Floor Landing

Bedroom 1

4.06 x 4.58 (13'4 x 15'0 )

With a window to the front, two wardrobes.

Bedroom 2

2.94 x 3.97 (9'8 x 13'0 )

With a window to the front and airing cupboard (housing hot water tank).

Bedroom 3

4.19 x 2.41 (13'9 x 7'11 )

With a window to the side, a wardrobe, fitted desk and shelving unit.

Shower Room

1.28 x 1.97 (4'2 x 6'6 )

With a shower containing an electric shower, WC and wash hand basin.


2.37 x 2.66 (7'9 x 8'9 )

Containing a panelled bath, WC wash hand basin, a partly panelled wall, a fitted bathroom cabinet and a window to the side.

A set of stairs leads to the second floor;

Bedroom 4

4.43 x 3.90 (14'6 x 12'10 )

With a window, a night storage heater and exposed beams.

Bedroom 5

4.22 x 4.46 (13'10 x 14'8 )

With a night storage heater, window to the side and rear aspects and exposed beams.


Terraced gardens surround the property with shrub borders and hedging to the front and a path leading to the parking area to the side. The path continues across the rear of the property into the side garden, which is a banked decorative area leading down to the brook.


Septic tank drainage, oil-fired central heating, mains water and electricity.


The property can be found off the B3438, 4 miles to the east of Hay on Wye (as indicated by the For Sale board). Alternatively, leave Hereford on the A465 taking the second right turn (signposted Clehonger B4349). Travel through Clehonger turning left for Kingstone. Pass through Kingstone and at the end of the road turn right. Follow this road passing through Vowchurch, Peterchurch and Dorstone where the property will be found on the left hand side after approximately 1 mile as indicated by the For Sale sign.

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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