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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Pen -y-Turnpike, Dinas Powys CF64

Sold STC £559,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Character family residence
  • Excellent decorative order throughout
  • Many retained period features
  • 4 bedrooms (master with en-suite)
  • Attic conversion / study
  • Fabulous principle reception
  • Large garage (former stable & tack room)
  • Potting shed & stores
  • Deep frontage / driveway
  • Commanding views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Detached and impressively proportioned, period residence. Sympathetically upgraded - refurbished throughout and retaining many period features. Large detached garage (formerly stables) plus brick built summerhouse with storage area to the rear. Elevated position, bordering open countryside.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS 
The character residence was built in 1914 and enjoys an elevated position with fabulous views across open countryside.

The current owners have carried out a comprehensive refurbishment of the property, in a sympathetic manner, thereby retaining many of its original, period features.

These include parquet flooring (presently hidden beneath carpet), deep skirtings, picture rails and fireplaces.

Works over the past c.4 years have included:

o Replacement combi boiler and radiators with thermostatic valves
o Full rewiring
o Renewal of uPVC double glazing (in part)
o Attic conversion with stairs
o Loft insulation (to a depth of c.200mm)
o New Kitchen
o New family bathroom
o Addition of an en-suite to the master bedroom
o New carpets throughout
o Redecoration throughout
o Installation (by 'Top Stak') of a wood burning stove with slate hearth (reclaimed from the former pantry) and oak mantel
o La

Entrance Porch (3.20m Max x 1.0m Max or 10' 6" Max x 3' 3" Max) 
Integral porch with arched opening incorporating uPVC double glazing and uPVC entrance door.

Quarry tiled floor and original, solid wood, panelled front door leading to the hallway.

Front facing window.

Hallway 
Striking and generously proportioned hallway with return staircase.

Generous levels of natural light from both front and side facing windows together with large, picture window located on the half landing.

Character added by 'L' shaped window seats with storage beneath.

Additional storage under stairs together with cloaks cupboard.



Living Room (5.45m Max x 4.30m Max or 17' 11" Max x 14' 1" Max) 
The first of two impressively proportioned principle reception rooms with broad, front facing window and two side facing windows.

Wood panelling to dado level and brick lined fireplace with wood burning stove, slate hearth and oak mantel.

Fitted carpet.

Dining Room (4.30m Max x 3.80m Max or 14' 1" Max x 12' 6" Max) 
Second reception presently used as a formal dining room.

Original fireplace with open hearth and living flame gas fire.

Side facing window

Sliding patio doors leading to the conservatory.

Conservatory (3.0m Max x 3.0m Max or 9' 10" Max x 9' 10" Max) 
Edwardian style, uPVC conservatory with low level, rendered walls and sliding patio doors opening onto the sun terrace and walkway to additional seating area.

Kitchen & Breakfast Room (5.75m Max x 3.30m Max or 18' 10" Max x 10' 10" Max) 
Well equipped kitchen and breakfast room with original dresser.

Array of quality wall and base units with contrasting work surfaces and ceramic, one and a half bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap.

Tiled recess accommodating a 'Rangemaster' cooker and generous cupboard pantry.

Three side facing windows and wood panelling in part to dado level.

Door to rear lobby, utility room and cloakroom.

Cloakroom 
Low level WC, wash hand basin, tiled walls (in part) and radiator.

Side facing window.

Utility Room (3.40m Max x 3.0m Max or 11' 2" Max x 9' 10" Max) 
Former boiler room and coal store, now offering a spacious utility room with vaulted ceiling.

Storage units matching the kitchen, work top with stainless steel sink and drainer together with space / plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer.

Rear facing window.


Master Bedroom (5.0m Max x 4.30m Max or 16' 5" Max x 14' 1" Max) 
Impressively proportioned master bedroom with en-suite.

Stunning aspect with panoramic views toward the Somerset coastline.

Fitted carpet.


En Suite 
Glazed shower enclosure with mixer tap and chrome finishes.

WC and free standing vanity unit with wash hand basin.

Fully tiled, chrome radiator towel rail, wall mirror and side facing window.

Bedroom 3 (4.30m Max x 4.25m Max or 14' 1" Max x 13' 11" Max) 
Double bedroom, located to the rear of the house with pleasant aspect overlooking the garden and neighbouring pastureland.

Period fireplace, picture rail, built in wardrobes (2 doubles plus a single) and storage cupboard.

Fitted carpet.

Bedroom 2 (3.40m Max x 2.75m Max or 11' 2" Max x 9' 0" Max) 
Further double bedroom with broad, front facing window and spectacular views.

Picture rail and fitted carpet.

Bedroom 4 (3.50m Max x 2.50m Max or 11' 6" Max x 8' 2" Max) 
Dual aspect, period fireplace and cupboard housing the combination boiler.

Built in wardrobe and fitted carpet.

Bathroom 
Traditional suite comprising a panelled bath with mixer shower and shower screen over plus pedestal wash hand basin.

Tiled elevations with decorative borders and chrome radiator towel rail.

Side facing window.


WC 
Separate WC.

Attic Room / Study (4.85m Max x 3.25m Max or 15' 11" Max x 10' 8" Max) 
Useful addition to the house with exposed beams and front facing Velux window with views across the channel towards Cardiff Bay and the Somerset coast.

Fitted carpet and hatches to extensive, eaves storage (with lighting).

Ceiling height restricted to 2 metres (6 ft 6 inches) and not be classified as a bedroom.

Garage / Former Stables (9.0m Max x 3.70m Max or 29' 6" Max x 12' 2" Max) 
Former stables now converted and sub-divided to provide an extremely large, detached garage with up and over door and storeroom with side entrance to the rear.

Power and lighting.

Capable of accommodating a number of alternative uses, subject to any necessary planning consents.

Summerhouse & Storage (5.30m Max x 4.80m Max or 17' 5" Max x 15' 9" Max) 
Substantial, brick built summerhouse with storage room to the rear.

Timber framed glazing and new French doors opening onto the garden.

Power points and lighting.

Potential for alternative uses, including art studio or home office etc.


Grounds 
The house sits within a mature, 'cottage' style garden hosting a wide variety of plants and shrubs, enclosed by natural stone walling.

In addition to planted beds and borders, landscaping to the rear also provides a sun terrace and low maintenance area finished in stone chippings.

The front of the house benefits from a deep frontage with long driveway leading to the garage and sizeable, raised terrace with elevated views across neighbouring countryside.


WHY LIVE IN DINAS POWYS? 
Dinas Powys has a population of nearly 9,000 and is the 5th largest settlement in the Vale of Glamorgan.

It has a traditional village centre with a rural and unspoiled feel.

It also has local amenities which include a post office, shops, a bank, public houses and restaurants.

In addition, there are great transport links to surrounding areas including Cardiff and J33 of the M4.

There are also 2 railway stations, Eastbrook and Dinas Powys, with regular services (4 per hour) to Cardiff Central with an approximate journey time of just 15 minutes.

Excellent schools include Dinas Powys Infants, Murch Junior School and St Andrews Major Church in Wales Primary.

There is a large village common with children's play area and tennis, bowls, rugby, cricket and golf clubs which cater for all ages.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Eastbrook (0.5 mi)
  • Dinas Powys (0.8 mi)
  • Cogan (1.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Burnett Davies with Easton, Vale of Glamorgan

5B Station Road, Dinas Powys, CF64 4DE

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Burnett Davies with Easton, Vale of Glamorgan

5B Station Road, Dinas Powys, CF64 4DE

029 2243 0063 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Eastbrook (0.5 mi)
  • Dinas Powys (0.8 mi)
  • Cogan (1.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Burnett Davies with Easton, Vale of Glamorgan

5B Station Road, Dinas Powys, CF64 4DE

029 2243 0063 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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