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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Argoed, Ffordd Ty'n y Coed, Dolgellau, LL40 2EW


Property Description

Key features

  • Late Victorian Detached
  • 5/6 Bedrooms
  • Original Features
  • Lounge
  • Sitting Room
  • Breakfast Room
  • Superb Southerly Aspects
  • Extensive Grounds 0.85 acre

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This sale offers prospective purchasers a rare opportunity to acquire one of the finest period residencies in Dolgellau. It has been tastefully decorated retaining and complementing many original features offering comfortable and spacious accommodation of a high standard. Ideal as a family home it also has potential for use as a Guest house

Constructed in 1887 by Richard Jones a local draper of means , it has substantial dressed stone elevations under a slated roof with a Veranda to the front to enjoy the magnificent outlook. It benefits from oil fired central heating.

A viewing of this property is most highly recommended.

The accommodation comprises:

Veranda with ornate cast iron pillars under a slated roof with red and black quarry tile floor.
Substantial half glazed main entrance door


Original black and white mosaic tiled floor.

Decorative archway and impressive pitch pine staircase

Original pitch pine doors

Lounge: 208 x 143 (6.30 x 4.34)

To the front a full length bay window with pitch pine panelling affording fine views.

Ornate cast iron fire-place with mahogany surround on a granite hearth; Window to side.

Polished pine floor.; Picture rail.
Two radiators.

Dining Room: 1311 x 144 (4.24 x 4.37)

A full length bay window with pitch pine panelling and a Westerly aspect exploiting the evening light.

Polished pine floor. Picture rail.
Two radiators.

Sitting Room: 15 x 166 (4.57 x 5.03)

Large double glazed sash window to the front with seat and bookshelf beneath
Cast iron fireplace with inset tiles and wooden surround.

Polished pine floor. 3 Radiators.

Breakfast Room: 1110 x 1411 (3.61 x 4.55)

Multi-fuel Stove on slate hearth.

Full length pine alcove cupboards to each side one side housing hot water cylinder;

Red and black quarry tiled floor.

2 Radiators. Window to rear.

Inner hall with coat racks and door leading down to:

Cellar: 1310 x 2210 (4.22 x 6.96)
An useful storage area and workshop
Slate steps; Quarry tiling; Fluorescent lighting and power points.

Rear passageway leading to:

Kitchen: 97 x 149 (2.92 x 4.50)

A range of oak fitted units on three sides with worktops and tiled surrounds. Ample storage in base and wall cupboards. Propane Gas hob with extractor hood above and shelving to each side.
Integrated Oven. Stainless steel sink;

Plumbing for dishwasher; Two windows. Radiator.

Utility Room: 83 x 65 (2.51 x 1.96)

Stainless steel Sink and worktop; Wall cupboard.

Plumbing for washing machine.

Red and black quarry tiled floor.

Door leading through to:

Shower Room:

Shower cubicle with a Mira electric shower unit

W.C.; Washbasin;

Heated towel rail.

Oak half glazed external door with coloured leaded glass leading to Yard and outside offices

From the Main Hall the staircase leads to:

The Landing:

Borrowed light. Radiator.

Bedroom 1: 1710 x 135 (5.44 x 4.09)

Window to the front affording panoramic views towards the mountains.

Cast-Iron Fireplace with inset tiles and a marble surround.
Picture rail.
Fitted carpet. Radiator. Pedestal wash basin.

Bedroom 2: 13 x 137 (3.96 x 4.14)

Window to front affording panoramic views towards the mountains.
Cast-Iron Fireplace with inset tiles and a marble surround.

Picture rail. Fitted carpet. Radiator;

Office/Bedroom 6: 86 x 96 (2.59 x 2.90)

Window to front; Fitted carpet; Radiator.

Bedroom 3: 1210 x 158 (3.91 x 4.78)

Window to rear. Cast-Iron Fireplace with inset tiles and a marble surround. Fitted carpet. Radiator

Bedroom 4: 1211 x 142 (3.94 x 4.32)

Window to side; Painted timber flooring; Radiator; Picture rail; Pedestal washbasin.

From the Half Landing a door leads off to an inner landing and rooms to the rear:

Separate W.C.

Bathroom: 102 x 85 (3.10 x 2 57)

Recently installed suite comprising panelled Bath on raised plinth with mixer tap and Mira shower unit; Vanitory unit and WC

Recessed ceiling downlights. Radiator. Heated towel rail.

Boxroom: 114 x 510 (3.46 x 1.78)

Window to rear; Radiator.

Bedroom 5:- rear 154 x 105 (4.67 x 3.18)

Fitted carpet; Two windows; Pedestal washbasin; Radiator;

A tarmacadam driveway leads up from the Main Road with a Garage located at the bottom of the drive and parking for two vehicles to the side of the dwelling. The neighbouring property has a right of access along this drive.

To the side of the property are a range of small outside offices including a Recycling Store, Fuel Store, Workshop and Bike Storage Shed. The Boiler-house can be found on the eastern gable and houses a Trianco Oil Boiler. The Oil Storage Tank is also sited close by and has a capacity of 2,800 Litres.

The Grounds extend in all to 0.85 of an acre and comprise to the front a paved area at the front of the house with a rose border overlooking a lawned area sloping down to the roadside with mature trees and flowering shrubs
Tarmacadamed Parking area to the side and Lawn

At the rear there is a level lawned area formerly the tennis lawn and the land rises to a large area bounded by mature trees. Part of which has formerly been used as a vegetable plot.

Services: Mains Water, Electricity and drainage; Oil central heating.

Council Tax Band: G

Rates Payable 2012/2013: 2,139.42

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 April 2012

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