Black Bear Close

7, Black Bear Close, Bettws Newydd, Usk, Monmouthshire, NP15 1EQ




An extended substantial family home offering over 3600 sqft of accommodation in a plot of circa 0.75 acre, in this sought after village situated between Usk & Abergavenny.

The property occupies a prominent, private corner plot opposite the renowned Black Bear Inn, consisting of lawned gardens and private courtyards beyond a gated driveway leading to a parking area and double garage.

Bettws Newydd which is approximately 4 miles from the picturesque town of Usk and 8 miles from the larger, historic town of Abergavenny. The location is within a short distance of excellent road and rail links. A mainline railways station can be found in Abergavenny and just outside of the town is access to the A465 (for Hereford, Merthyr and Brecon) which links (via the A40 and A449) to the M4, M5 and M50 motorways for Cardiff, Bristol, London and the Midlands.

A gated drive leads to extensive parking, double garage and the pitched covered entrance.

The large entrance hall features an engineered wooden floor, stairs to the first floor and an archway with further steps up to a continuation of the hall. A large downstairs cloakroom with w/c and pedestal sink is large enough to create a shower room.

Dual aspect with sliding doors to the courtyard, the lounge has a continuation of the engineered wooden floor and a log burner set in a half height stone wall.

A study overlooks the gardens.

An inner hall leads to the front facing well-proportioned dining room with engineered wooden floor.

Behind the dining room is the kitchen with a door to the rear area of garden. Fully fitted with a range of wall and base units with worksurface extending to a peninsular breakfast bar. A dual stainless-steel sink sits beneath the window. A hob and eye level Bosch double oven are built in, whilst there is space for an under-counter fridge and dishwasher.

The second part of the entrance hall leads into a vast two storey extension giving access to a 21 x 20 ft family room and sitting room. On the ground floor.

The sitting room has sliding doors onto the courtyard, there is a fireplace with chimney flue but currently houses an electric log burner.

The superbly sized family room features a wall of patio doors and panes overlooking the courtyard.

A utility room is accessed from the family room with plumbed sink and space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. The circa 3-4 year old oil boiler for the modern extension is housed here. An external boiler room houses the oil boiler for the original house which was also replaced circa 3-4 years ago.

Upstairs a split-level landing leads to 6 bedrooms, 3 ensuite and a family bathroom.

The main bedroom has views over the courtyard and a range of built in wardrobes. An arch way leads through to the large ensuite.

Half tiled the main ensuite includes a raised panel bath, quadrant shower cubicle, pedestal sink, low level w/c and bidet.

The guest bedroom overlooks the side gardens with a large ensuite including shower cubicle, part sunken bath, low level w/c, bidet and pedestal sink.

Bedroom 3 faces front with an ensuite comprising of a shower cubicle, pedestal sink, low level w/c and large storage cupboard.

Bedroom 4 is another good-sized double with front aspect.

Bedroom 5 is also a double and overlooks the front gardens.

Bedroom 6 is a good-sized single room.

Half tiled the family bathroom includes a low-level corner w/c, pedestal sink, pea shaped bath with shower over and heated towel rail.

Outside the total grounds approach circa 0.75 of an acre encircling the house. Enclosed by mature hedging the whole plot is private with sweeping lawns to the front, a large terraced courtyard to one side and parking to the other. To the rear is another patio area with a raised lawned bank. Mature trees and raised beds are interspersed around the superb grounds.

Additional Information

Services: Mains electric and water supply, oil heating, private drainage and solar panels.

Council Tax: Band H


Property ID: 26847312
Price: £799,950
Property Type: Detached House
Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 4
Receptions: 5
Gardens: 2
Parking Spaces: 4
Garages: 2


3654 SQ FT

Circa 1 acre private plot

6 bedrooms

Lounge with log burner

21 x 20 Ft family room

3 ensuites & modern family bathroom

Study & Sitting room

Dining room

Kitchen/Breakfast room & utility room

Double garage