THIS FORMER corn mill is a dream come true for anybody with a love of nature.

The Corn Mill in Llantilio Crossenny, Abergavenny, is a detached property which is being marketed by James.Dean, Abergavenny and is listed on Rightmove.

Before we explore the character and charm of the property let’s take a look around the gardens and grounds…

The historic site is believed to date back to the 16th century, and the listing includes approximately 10 acres of gardens, woodland, and paddock.

Free Press Series: Fairytale views

A drive (shared by a property adjacent to The Corn Mill) leads to a “generous” parking area.

Free Press Series: Approaching The Corn Mill

Free Press Series: Plenty of parking

This drive passes a grassed area – which would be suitable for grazing horses – along with an old pigsty/workshop and an open shed.

Free Press Series: One of the outbuildings

At the back of the property is a “wonderful” patio off the kitchen and conservatory which overlooks a “delightful” sunken pond with an “extensive” lawned area beyond this.

Free Press Series: A conservatory is as the back of the property

Free Press Series: A "delightful" sunken pond

Free Press Series: Patio area ideal for outdoor entertaining

Surrounded by river and forest, there is a second grassed area which leads to a woodland garden described as a “haven for wildlife” with oak trees believed to be 700 years old and a carpet of bluebells in the spring.

Free Press Series: Plenty of wildlife surrounds the property

Free Press Series: An abundance of nature surrounds the property

On the other side of the river, opposite the house is a 2.5-acre paddock which has road access and wooden stabling.

Free Press Series: A bridge outside the property

The property itself includes three bedrooms and two bathrooms, set over three floors and a “light and airy” feel due to “plenty” of windows.

It boasts wooden floors and beams with a “generous” living room, which also had an open fire set in an “attractive” stone fireplace.

Free Press Series: The living room includes an open fire

Free Press Series: The living room includes exposed beams

The “large” kitchen and dining area includes an updated fitted kitchen plus a conservatory opening onto a patio.

Free Press Series: Conservatory leading to the back gardne

The kitchen overlooks the garden, with a door leading to a private terrace which overlooks the river.

Free Press Series: Large kitchen and dining area

Free Press Series: Updated fitted kitchen

The main bathroom and two of the three bedrooms are based on the first floor – with the master bedroom including an en-suite bathroom. The third bedroom can be found on the second floor of this home.

Photos of the bathrooms and bedrooms are available in the gallery at the top of this page.

The full details of this listing can be found on Rightmove at