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4 bedroom detached house for sale

'The Old School', Porthkerry Village, Rhoose


Property Description

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This detached character property with excellent further potential is sited in the quiet village of Porthkerry overlooking the village green. Rarely does a property come to the market in this location. Originally constructed as a primary school in the late 19th century and subsequently tastefully and sympathetically converted to modern living. 'The Old School' was built in 1871 and closed in 1933. Accommodation comprising porch. Family room. Lounge. Kitchen. Dining room. Ground floor family bathroom. Three bedrooms, study/cot room and w/c to the first floor. Enclosed gardens with lawn and patio areas. Swimming pool in need of repair. Garage/workshop. EPC rating: E


Accommodation -

Entrance - Via UPVC door with stained glass panels leading into:

Porch - Wood panelling to half height. Wood flooring.

Family Room - 16'0" x 17'2" (4.88m x 5.23m) - Wood beam to ceiling with spot lights in situ. Wood panelling to half height to one wall with exposed brickwork above. Radiator. Power points. Wood flooring. Door giving access to lounge and bathroom. Square archway into kitchen with feature opening looking on. Stairs rising to first floor landing.

Lounge - 12'3" x 28'7" (3.73m x 8.71m) - Windows to front, side and rear elevations. Feature stone fireplace with matching hearth. Two Radiators. Wall mounted electric heater. Power points. Partial fitted carpet with remainder laid to ceramic tiling. Patio doors giving access to the garden. Glass panel doors into:

Kitchen - 18'0" x 11'2" (5.49m x 3.40m) - Window to rear elevation overlooking the garden and pasture land beyond. Range of wall and base units with work surfaces over. Tiling to splash back areas. Sink and drainer with taps over. Built in eye level double oven/grill and inset ceramic hob. Space for fridge. Power points. Tiling to floor. Door leading to rear garden. Further door into:

Utility Room - Floor standing oil central heating boiler operating hot water and central heating. Plumbing for washing machine. Space for fridge freezer. Ample space for storage.

Dining Room - 14'1" x 11'2" (4.29m x 3.40m) - Window to front elevation overlooking the Village Green. Further window to side elevation. Beamed ceiling. Exposed brick wall. Stone fireplace with wood beam mantle, stone back and quarry tiled hearth. Radiator. Power points. Wood flooring.

Bathroom - Obscure window to front elevation. White suite comprising; panel bath with electric shower over, wash hand basin and low level w/c. Radiator. Tiling to splash back areas and floor.

First Floor Landing - Doors off to all rooms.

W/C - Suite comprising; wash hand basin and low level w/c. Storage.

Bedroom One - 16'0" x 10'0" (4.88m x 3.05m) - Window to rear elevation overlooking pasture land. Sloping ceiling with exposed beams. Storage cupboards to both sides. Radiator. Power points. Fitted carpet.

Bedroom Two - 7'3" x 8'9" (2.21m x 2.67m) - Study/cot room with Velux window to rear elevation overlooking pasture land. Power points. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

Bedroom Three - 16'0" x 9'5" (4.88m x 2.87m) - Window to side elevation. Sloping ceiling with exposed beam. Loft access. Radiator. Power points. Fitted carpet.

Bedroom Four - 14'0" x 10'11" (4.27m x 3.33m) - Window to front elevation looking onto the Village Green. Vaulted, beamed ceiling. Radiator. Power points. Fitted carpet.

Outside -

Rear Garden - Enclosed with area laid to patio slabs suitable for garden furniture and providing low maintenance. Gate giving access to swimming pool area. Remainder laid to lawn. Brick built shed.

Garage/Workshop - Windows to front and side elevations with double doors giving access and benefiting from power and lighting.

Front - Enclosed with walls. Timber gate giving access to driveway providing off road parking for numerous vehicles.

Tenure - Freehold

Floor Area - Approximately 177m2 / 1905.2sqft

Council Tax Band - G

Mortgage Advice - As part of the service we offer our clients, we have an independent mortgage specialist from CBK Wales based at our sales office in Barry. CBK offers a whole of market mortgage proposition and your meeting with its advisor, Suzanne King, is completely confidential and without obligation. Choosing a mortgage will be one of the largest financial decisions you will make and by providing clear and simple advice, CBK aims to make the process as stress free as possible for its clients.

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19 June 2013

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