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6 bedroom house for sale
The Mount, Rudry Road, Lisvane, Cardiff, CF14 0SN
- Impressive reception hall
- 5 reception rooms
- Games room
- 6 bedrooms
- 6 bathrooms
Situated along one of South Wales' most prestigious roads, secluded within its own grounds and enjoying spectacular views across the city, The Mount combines excellent privacy with the convenience of nearby amenities. Lisvane village is a short distance away where there is a comprehensive general store and three pubs serving food. Nearby Llanishen provides more comprehensive amenities where there is also a commuter rail station which affords a quick and convenient journey to the city centre. Road communications are also excellent with access to the M4 approximately 3 miles away.
Originally constructed around 1930, The Mount has been substantially extended and exceptionally well improved by the present owners to now provide an especially spacious, family house of considerable style combining high quality, traditionally inspired interior character with a more fluid layout of contemporary influence.
Entered via double doors, the central entrance hall is of excellent proportions, virtually a reception room in its own right and setting the scene for the exceptional room sizes found throughout. Featuring slate tiled flooring with under floor heating, there is also a fireplace with a log burning stove. Continuing the slate tiled flooring, a wide opening leads into a family living room, a room of equally excellent dimensions boasting a beautiful period fireplace and French doors leading out to the garden.
The principal drawing room is of magnificent proportions, well it by a wide bay window and having French doors leading out to the front garden. Resourced from an old Welsh manor house, the imposing oak fireplace adds historic grandeur.
There are two further reception rooms on the ground floor, a study and family room, both situated with views of the rear garden and each including its own fireplace.
As the hub of this house is an excellent family kitchen and dining room providing a wealth of space for family entertaining. Comprehensively fitted with a quality range of units in oak, there is a host of integrated appliances plus a cream Aga oven. Under floor heated limestone flooring augments the luxury of this charming room.
A spiral staircase form the kitchen provides direct access into the first floor living room. Running the length of the house there are ample south and west facing windows filling the room with light and bi-folding doors open one complete wall with a delightful roof terrace from where exceptional panoramic views can be enjoyed across the whole of Cardiff and beyond.
There are five bedrooms at on the first floor, the incredibly spacious master suite featuring a dressing room and en-suite bathroom. Three of the further four bedrooms have en-suite facilities whilst the fifth bedroom can benefit from the family bathroom also found on this floor.
The second floor accommodated the large sixth bedroom and there is also an independent bathroom. A galleried area on the second floor landing provides a versatile occasional bedroom when required.
The property features a triple garage from where access is available directly into the large utility room and a staircase from here leads into the spacious games room, positioned over the garage.
Outside, the property is set within 10 acres enjoys its approach from a long winding driveway which leads to the triple garage where ample driveway parking and turning is also provided. There are pretty gardens to the side and rear with the largest section of garden being at the front which has been beautifully landscaped to include Westerly facing sun terraces. The eight acre paddock sits gently elevated on the Eastern side of the house.