3 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Road, Llanblethian, Cowbridge, South Glamorgan, Vale Of Glamorgan, The, CF71

Sold STC £495,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 1830'S Detached Cottage
  • Stylishly refurbished
  • 3 Living rooms
  • 3 bed/2 bath
  • Southerly views
  • Huge garage/workshop

Full description

In the book "Llanblethian Buildings and People" published by the Cowbridge Records Society, Rose Cottage is the first property listed and tells the history of the house from its construction in 1830 including it changing hands in October 1880 for 5!. The property has recently been the subject of a very thorough, stylish and high quality refurbishment so it offers a delightful blend of original character and high quality modern appointment including new kitchen, new main bathroom, new gas fired central heating, opening up the ground floor, high quality decoration throughout, painting of the outside, laying new terraces outside etc. Room sizes include 22' living room, 21' family room, 21' master suite bedroom with dressing room and bathroom etc . The gardens are a delight being densely stocked and enjoying a southerly aspect with a choice of terraces to sit and enjoy the views and sunshine. Plenty of parking on the driveway in addition to the double garage and adjoining the double garage is a useful stone built building which links into it internally. The location is a very pleasant one and enjoys southerly views towards open countryside. Local facilities within easy walking distance include Llanblethian church, The Cross Inn and the village hall. It is however only a few minutes drive into the centre of the market town of Cowbridge with its extensive facilities including schooling of excellent reputation for all ages, a wide range of shops both national and local, library, health centre, sporting and recreational facilities including leisure centre, tennis club, squash club, bowl club, etc. Cowbridge is a delightful market town situated in the heart of the Rural Vale of Glamorgan with the Heritage coastline just a few miles to the south. The good local road network brings major centres including the capital city of Cardiff, Newport, Swansea, Bridgend, Llantrisant etc all within comfortable commuting distance.

ACCOMMODATION

GROUND FLOOR:

ENTRANCE HALL: Timber storm doorway set in archway with arched fan light over. Pitched ceiling. Windows to either side. Oak floor. Glazed internal double doors.

CLOAKROOM: 6'9" x 6'6". Modern suite in white built into wall to wall vanity unit and incorporating inset wash handbasin , low level wc with concealed cistern and storage cupboard. Tiled splashback. Inset ceiling lighting. Wall light point. Display recess. Opaque glazed window.

LIVING ROOM: 22' x 11'. Two windows with shutters enjoy delightful views over the front garden. Oak floor. Two wall light points. End wall entirely in stone featuring inset working fireplace with spiral stone staircase leading up to the master suite. Stone lined shelved recessed to side.

FAMILY ROOM: 21' x 12'3". Another particularly good sized living room which is the natural hub of the house being open plan with the new kitchen. Inset ceiling lighting. Two wall light points. Oak floor. Large window on the traditional staircase which leads up to the first floor and an attractive front outlook via the glazed double doors.

SITTING ROOM: 11'3" x 6'6". Window to rear. Upvc double glazed french doors lead out to the side garden. One wall finished in colour wash stone. Inset ceiling lighting.

STUDY: A small room but enough space for a desk and chair. Inset ceiling lighting Window to rear.

KITCHEN: 13'3" x 9'3". Recently comprehensively re-fitted with an extensive range of base and wall units finished in bleached oak style with high quality bevelled edge white marble work surfaces with matching white marble upstands. Features include two built in Neff fan ovens and matching warming drawer. Built under Neff fridge with decor panel, fold out cantilevered corner storage unit, range of soft close drawers, Neff induction hob with glazed canopy over incorporating stainless steel filter and with marble back plate, inset Belfast sink with grooved drainer, built under Neff dishwasher with decor panel. Oak floor. Inset ceiling lighting. Attractively light with window overlooking the front garden to the south and further window overlooking the side garden.

UTILITY ROOM: 9'9" x 7'3". Well fitted with a range of built in units finished in white with matching work surfaces with tiled splashback . Inset stainless steel sink unit. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Space for tumble drier. Space and plumbing for large American style fridge/freezer. Shelved wall cupboard. Inset ceiling lighting. Quarry tiled floor. Window overlooking the side garden. Half glazed Upvc storm doorway leading out to the side garden. Wall mounted Ariston gas fired combi boiler which heats the central heating system and domestic hot water supply and controlled by Nest Smart monitoring system by Apple.

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING:

Large landing with easy graded double turn stairway from the family room. Big window on stairwell. Access to roof storage space. Shelved double airing cupboard.

MASTER SUITE BEDROOM 1: 21' x 11'. Delightfully large room with two shuttered front windows enjoying wide ranging southerly countryside views. Walls part colour washed stone. Doorway through to the original spiral stone staircase which leads down to the living room. Wide archway through to the dressing room.

MASTER SUITE DRESSING ROOM: 11'9" x 6'6". Wall to wall run of floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes with interior fittings. Inset ceiling lighting. Access to roof storage space.

MASTER SUITE BATHROOM 1: 11' x 6'3". Luxuriously fitted with modern suite comprising panelled bath with hand shower, vanity unit including wash handbasin and low level wc with concealed cistern. Range of cupboards under. Separate curved corner shower cubicle by Roman with Mira shower. Inset ceiling lighting. Shower fully tiled and tiling around the suite. Extractor. Opaque glazed window.

BEDROOM 2: 13' x 9'6". Also enjoying those delightful wide ranging southerly countryside views via shuttered windows.

BEDROOM 3: 12' x 9'3". Window with shutters enjoying the countryside southerly views. Two large floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes.

BATHROOM 2: 9'3 x 7'3". Recently comprehensively and stylishly refitted and refurbished. Heritage suite in white comprising free standing double ended bath with ball and claw feet and Heritage mixer taps and hand shower, low level wc and pedestal wash handbasin. Walls and floor fully tiled. Wall light point. Traditional radiator/towel rail. Opaque glazed window with shutters.


OUTSIDE

Stone wall to Church Road. Stone pillars to either side of tarmac driveway which widens out to provide plenty of parking space at the front of the house. Direct access from the road to stone built garage, the main section of which is 23' x 17'3" with electric remote control up and over doorway, electric light and power and pitched slate roof. Adjoining the garage and open-plan to it internally is a stone building (11'9" x 10') with windows on three sides, electric light and power, pitched slate roof and rear doorway with steps up to the garden. Currently used as a workshop/storage area but with scope for a wide variety of uses. The front garden is south facing and densely stocked and is an absolute delight with a riot of colour with shrubbery and flowers. Garden area to the side with access directly from the sitting room patio door. Features a densely stocked raised border mostly with shrubs and crushed slate pathway. There is a flagstone front terrace adjoining the front door with a south facing sitting area to enjoy views over the pretty front garden. The flagstone pathway continues around to the back door with a further south facing flagstone sitting area. Lawned side garden also south facing with raised paved terrace enjoying delightful countryside views.

SERVICES

Mains water, gas, electricity and drainage. Recently installed gas fired central heating. Upvc double glazed.

DIRECTIONS

From our offices in the High Street continue into Westgate and at the end turn left on to the Llantwit Major Road. Just after leaving Cowbridge turn left at the Cross Inn and proceed down the road into Llanblethian. You are now in Church Road and Rose Cottage is on your left hand side.

VIEWING

Strictlyu by appointment only please with David Birt & Company, 71 High Street, Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, CF71 7AF. Email: david.birt@btconnect.com


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Llantwit Major (3.3 mi)
  • Pencoed (5.0 mi)
  • Pontyclun (5.6 mi)
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71 High Street, Cowbridge, CF71 7AF

01446 377032 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

David Birt & Company, Cowbridge

71 High Street, Cowbridge, CF71 7AF

01446 377032 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Llantwit Major (3.3 mi)
  • Pencoed (5.0 mi)
  • Pontyclun (5.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

David Birt & Company, Cowbridge

71 High Street, Cowbridge, CF71 7AF

01446 377032 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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