About the property

This endearing and cosy picture postcard cottage with immense charm and character and a wealth of original features has been a much-loved and elegant family home for the present vendors for the last 22 years. With the added benefit of The Old Corn Mill which is a separate detached one bedroom property that has been sympathetically converted from its original 250-year-old structure. Enough to satisfy even the most demanding granny, or produce valuable ancillary letting income. To see how viable this is as an option, you can find the property listed on Cottages.com Situated in the popular village of Blakeney along a small country lane just off the A48. Some 14 miles to Chepstow and the M48 offering onward commuting to Bristol, Bath, London and Cardiff. A small thriving village with shop, Post Office, doctors surgery, pub, chip shop and village primary school is located on the eastern edge of the Forest of Dean popular with families and tourists with a wealth of facilities for the outdoor enthusiast. There are lots of great places to see just a short drive away, including Lydney Docks, Symonds Yat Rock, Clearwell Caves, the Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail, Puzzlewood where you can explore the magical woodlands which have been used as a filming location for Star Wars and Wenchford an idyllic picnic spot in the forest, with a stream offering plenty of space to play games, or to just sit and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. Lydney is approximately 3 miles distance which offers a range of facilities to include shops, restaurants, pubs, leisure facilities, schools, bus and rail links. The main accommodation comprises two reception rooms, kitchen, cloakroom, three bedrooms, modern family bathroom and good sized landscaped gardens that are a fine feature of the property. The one bedroom holiday cottage with existing mill leat running by comprises of open plan kitchen living area, bedroom and bathroom to the first floor with separate outdoor courtyard. Read more

Property at a glance

  • Characterful detached three bedroom cottage
  • Full of charm and a wealth of original features
  • Ample off road parking for several vehicles and single detached garage
  • Delightful detached one bedroom converted Corn Mill ideal for a holiday home
  • Village location
  • Close to local amenities

Contact agent

Contact agent

Archer & Co Forest of Dean

30 High Street

Forest of Dean


NP16 5LJ

United Kingdom

Tel: 01594 715888


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Chepstow | 01291 626262

Usk | 01291 672212

Ross-on-Wye | 01989 768484

Newport | 01633 449884

Forest of Dean | 01594 715888

Associated Park Lane Office
0203 368 8745


We are fortunate to sell and let a huge variety of property in one of the most beautiful regions of Britain. Set within glorious unspoilt countryside straddling the English Welsh borders are picturesque villages.