Whitney On Wye, Whitney- On-Wye, Hay On Wye, Herefordshire


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
TO LET - An impressive period country property situated in a superb rural setting with views over the Wye Valley to the distant mountains. Comprises 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 3 reception rooms and kitchen/ breakfast room. The property also benefits from a stone long barn and large gardens. There is an option to rent a four acre paddock separately.


Lower Bettws, in the heart of the Cabalva Estate, lies in a secluded position with stunning views of the Wye Valley and Black Mountains beyond. It has six bedrooms, a wonderful garden and extensive outbuildings. There is an option to rent a four acre paddock separately.


The property is found just above Rhydspence close to Whitney-on-Wye which is found in the heart of the Wye Valley and has immediate facilities including a farm shop/post office, petrol station/village stores as well as a church and village hall. A wider range of services and facilities can be found in the excellent and world-renowned book town of Hay-on-Wye which offers a supermarket, a wide range of boutique shops, public houses, restaurants, dentists' surgery, doctors surgery, primary school, library cinema, post office and church. A wider range of services can be found in the cathedral city of Hereford which has a station with rail links within the national rail network. The nearest motorway links are found at Ross-on-Wye for the (M50), Newport for (M4) and Worcester for (M5).

Hay-on-Wye offers a primary school and there is a second primary school in the village of Clifford located only a few miles away. Hay-on-Wye is located on the eastern side of The Brecon Beacons National Park and offers a wide range of leisure and recreational activities.

The Accommodation

The accommodation at the property is extensive with three ground floor reception rooms, an exceptionally large kitchen with Aga and fitted kitchen units. The kitchen opens out to a large conservatory overlooking the garden and the views beyond.

On the first floor there are 6 bedrooms with the main bedroom having an en-suite bathroom as well as a further family bathroom. All of the bedrooms are considered double in proportion. Alll the bedrooms have windows to the front aspect taking advantage of the spectacular views. On the second floor there are two further bedrooms.


Outside the property is approached from a quiet country lane and then along its own private driveway leading into the property where there is an ample parking and turning area. To one side there is an extensive lawn and a further garden area up a set of steps, to the rear. There is an excellent range of traditional farm buildings providing ample and very useful storage.


We are advised that the property is connected to a private bore hole water (£20 p.c.m.) and drainage system, mains electricity and the telephone line is subject to BT transfer regulations. Oil-fired central heating.

Council Tax Band

Herefordshire Council Band F.

Rental Terms

The property is available to let on a six-month assured shorthold tenancy. This agreement may be extended on a long term basis subject to satisfactory tenancy.


Payable monthly, in advance, exclusive of all outgoings.


The tenant will pay a deposit equivalent of one month's rent, prior to the commencement of the tenancy. This will be returned, less any deductions agreed, at the end of the tenancy subject to an inspection of the premises and confirmation that all bills have been paid. The deposit will be registered with The Dispute Service under their terms and conditions.


The tenant will be liable for all outgoings including electricity, drainage, council tax, water, contents insurance, etc

Referencing Procedure

Before viewing a property, all prospective tenants will be required to complete a registration form. After viewing the property should they then wish to make a full application they will be required to fill out further forms and provide the following:-Photo ID (Passport, Driving Licence).Proof of income (copies of wage slips, tax returns or accountant's reference).Residency ID (current utility bill with name and home address).


From Hay on Wye proceed northerly into the village of Clyro take a right-hand turn onto the A438 towards Hereford and follow this road for about 3 miles. Take a left hand turn just past the Rhydspence Inn and follow this around behind the Inn and proceed up this road taking the first left hand turn onto the farm lane. The property will be found at the end of this lane.

Viewing and Contact Details

All viewings must be arranged through the sole letting agents Sunderlands.

Contact tel: 01497 822522. Office opening hours: Mon-Fri 9.00-5.00pm. Sat 9.00-1.00pm. Out of hours contact

Harry Aldrich-Blake 07717 410757

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.

Arrange viewing 01497 238011

Sunderlands & Thompsons Hay on Wye

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