32 Church Road, Newport. For sale with Mr and Mrs Clarke estate agent.

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32 Church Road, Newport

Guide Price £800,000

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  • 2Living Spaces
  • 5Bedrooms
  • 3Bathrooms

Mike thinks:
This home is a real piece of history, being one of the first houses ever built in Risca.

Welcome to The Old Brewery which embraces the art of living, a truly versatile haven that's ideal for a large family, multi-generational living, or even running a business from the comfort of home.

Mike loves:
The unique design touches peppered throughout.

Nestled in a tranquil pocket, 32 Church Road, now known as The Old Brewery House, carries a rich history dating back to the early 1800s when it was originally known as "Brynhyffryd House" or Lovely Hill House in English. This residence enjoys the luxury of seclusion, shielded from the hustle and bustle of through traffic, yet conveniently located within walking distance to the town and train station. A true piece of Risca's history. Set up high, there's panoramic views galore and proudly occupying a generous 2/3 acre plot, it exudes a sense of grandeur and legacy, accessible via a private driveway with ample parking space for many vehicles.

As you explore the home, you'll notice its unique design touches. A solid oak kitchen with slate flooring beckons culinary creativity. Original coving and ceiling roses adorn the downstairs rooms, a testament to the craftsmanship of yesteryears. The period staircase, painstakingly restored, is a graceful centrepiece. Warm wood flooring graces the living rooms, enhancing the sense of cosiness and elegance and there are chandeliers in every room.

As you step through into the grand hall, an aura of timeless elegance greets you. To your right, a living room unfolds, reminiscent of a bygone era. This room is a treasure trove of period features, each one playing a role in its unique allure. Tall ceilings and expansive windows stretch skyward, flooding the room with an abundance of natural light and a palpable sense of space. The intricate coving gracing the ceiling and the generously sized skirting boards are poignant reminders of the artistry and craftsmanship that defined an earlier age. Together, they infuse the space with a dignified grace that speaks to the heritage of this remarkable home.

Off this hall is the the another expansive another living / dining space, where a magnificent wood burner provides both warmth and a focal point for gatherings, be it intimate family meals or grand dinner parties. This room similar to the other living space has many of the other historic features that fill this home. 

Heading into the spacious kitchen, you'll be greeted by a culinary haven designed to cater to the most discerning of home chefs. Here, the culinary possibilities are boundless, thanks to the presence of two top-of-the-line Neff self-cleaning ovens, each equipped with convenient slide-and-hide doors for effortless access. The gleaming ceramic 5-hob burner offers a range of cooking options, while the seamlessly integrated dishwasher ensures that post-meal cleanup is a breeze. Beyond its impressive array of appliances, this kitchen is more than just a functional space – it's an inviting hub for both cooking and congregating. Its generous dimensions easily accommodate an informal dining table, creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere for family meals or casual gatherings. It seamlessly connects to a series of adjacent spaces that further enhance the home's functionality. Located next to the kitchen you'll discover a convenient utility area, ensuring that laundry and household tasks can be handled with ease and efficiency. Adjacent to this, a dedicated gym space and a handy WC. 

Just off the kitchen, a bright conservatory, bathed in sunlight, beckons for moments of relaxation and enjoyment of the outdoors, with full-length doors inviting the outside in. This leads to a courtyard which is a real suntrap and a wonderful place to eat alfresco. 

Upstairs, you'll find five generously proportioned double bedrooms, each exuding an air of opulence and ample space. The primary bedroom boasts an ensuite lavishly adorned with walnut fixtures, while another offers the luxury of a full-sized balcony, providing a vantage point to soak in the breathtaking views. Additionally, two more full bathrooms stand ready to cater to the needs of the remaining four bedrooms.

Outside, the expansive garden is enclosed by beautiful stone walling, creating a wonderful setting for savouring pleasant days and evenings. The spacious summerhouse, equipped for gatherings, serves as the perfect area for both entertainment and unwinding, offering ample space for everyone and everything it even has its own WC. Additionally, the garage and workshop offer a multitude of possibilities, potentially serving as a space for a business venture or adaptable into a self-contained living areas, contingent upon obtaining the required approvals.

This property is more than a home; it's a canvas for a vibrant lifestyle, a place where cherished memories are made, and dreams find their space to flourish. 

For the nature enthusiast, this home couldn't be better positioned. It gracefully backs onto the picturesque Brecon Monmouthshire canal, a serene backdrop that invites leisurely strolls and bike rides. The famed Twmbarlwm mountain, Cwmcarn forest drive, and the majestic Machen mountain are all within walking distance, perfect for those craving outdoor adventures.

  • Three words :  Luxurious. Light. Flexible.
32 Church Road, Newport. For sale with Mr and Mrs Clarke estate agent. 32 Church Road, Newport. For sale with Mr and Mrs Clarke estate agent. 32 Church Road, Newport. For sale with Mr and Mrs Clarke estate agent.

Our favourite part
The canal towpath at the bottom of the garden is a real hidden gem.