The Penthouse is a superb duplex apartment situated in the heart of the historic border town of Monmouth in the beautiful Wye Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This popular riverside town is a perfect base for exploring the stunning scenery along the valley between Monmouth and Chepstow and the ancient woodland of the Forest of Dean. Visit the border castles of Raglan, St Briavels, Chepstow and the spectacular Tintern Abbey. There is a wide range of activities on hand, walking, cycling, bird watching, canoeing included and the perfect opportunity to investigate the fascinating industrial heritage of the Dean.
This terrific apartment provides spacious high-quality accommodation. There are 3 double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The top floor is dedicated to the master suite. The fully equipped dining kitchen has bi-folding doors opening out onto a private balcony with outdoor seating, the oriel widow in the lounge overlooks buzzing activity of the high street, great for people watching. There are 2 parking spaces and assisted access by stair lift to the balcony level.
Monmouth has a long-celebrated history dating back to the Roman Occupation. Many famous names are linked with the town. King Henry V was born in Monmouth Castle in 1387. Lord Admiral Nelson visited the town in 1802 and gave his name to the Naval Temple on the summit of the nearby Kymin. Charles Rolls, co-founder of world renowned Rolls Royce Engineering Company lived on the family estate just outside town, there is a statue to his honour in the town square. You can plan a tour of the town and seek out the many important land marks that create its timeless atmosphere. Relax with a coffee on the colourful vibrant high street, arrange an evening meal at one of the local restaurants and perhaps an evening visit to lovely Savoy Theatre, the oldest active theatre in Wales, a great way to end the day.
The area is easily accessed from the M48, M4 and A48 to the east and the M50 west.