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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Sully Road, Penarth

Sold STC £665,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Oakdale is a very striking New England style detached family residence enjoying a rural location on the outskirts of Penarth yet within 20 minutes of the city centre in Cardiff. The property was originally constructed in the late1940's and in recent years it has undergone an amazing transformation.

Oakdale is a very striking New England style detached family residence enjoying a rural location on the outskirts of Penarth yet within 20 minutes of the city centre in Cardiff. The property was originally constructed in the late1940's and in recent years it has undergone an amazing transformation and it has been extensively changed, modernised and refurbished by the present owners in order to provide a 'character property' but with the benefits of a 'new' build. There is also further scope for significant additions to each side and to the rear (subject to the necessary planning being obtained). Internally the property is aesthetically pleasing with all wiring, pipework, TV cables concealed and a significant number of electrical power points installed in each room. The external walls have been internally insulated whilst retaining a clear cavity. Oakdale is set on a generous plot of approximately a third of an acre, with open green belt countryside to the rear. Cardiff International Airport is just 20 minutes away. Penarth is just minutes away and Cardiff Bay is just as close. There are excellent road links leading to the M4 and you can be in Bristol within 60 minutes and London in just over two hours. Sully Road is very convenient for schools, both private and state schools at all levels. Penarth itself offers a full range of amenities including a varied shopping centre and some wonderful bars and restaurants for dining.

The accommodation briefly comprises an entrance hallway with a large storage cupboard off which could be utilised as a study, the lounge enjoys a dual aspect to both the front and rear gardens. a separate sitting room, a very generous kitchen/dining room, laundry room, cloakroom/wc, a master bedroom with en- suite bathroom access and a balcony overlooking open fields, three other double bedrooms all with en-suite access, and the main bathroom (which doubles as the master bedroom en-suite). There is a very large attic space with stairs from the first floor landing, the attic has undergone significant work already and it offers the scope for additional bedrooms and bathroom (subject to the necessary building regulations and planning being obtained. There are two separate driveways, both gated, with the main drive allowing 'drive-in/drive-out' access and the second drive giving access to a triple length garage. To the rear is a large, level garden with seating and play areas.

Entrance Hallway 
Entered via a panelled front door with 'stained and leaded' double glazing. The original hardwood block flooring has been lovingly restored to it's original splendour. Two radiators. Small cupboard housing the electrical consumer unit. Cornice coving to the ceiling. A double glazed door leads to the rear garden. Glazed hardwood door to the walk-in storage room which could easily convert to a study.

Lounge 21' 7" x 12' 10" narrowing to 9' 2" ( 6.58m x 3.91m narrowing to 2.79m )
A double aspect lounge with a double glazed window to the front garden and double glazed French doors to the rear deck area which has planning permission to build a summer room over. Wood flooring. Two separate radiators. Access to the hall via two glazed hardwood doors.

Sitting Room 12' 10" x 12' 9" into bay ( 3.91m x 3.89m into bay )
The second reception room has a double glazed window facing the front garden. Hardwood block flooring. Polished stone fire surround and hearth, housing a 'glowing pebbles' electric fire. TV aerial connection. Coving to the ceiling. Radiator. Fitted wall lights and centre ceiling mounted light.

Kitchen/breakfast Room 24' 6" x 10' 9" narrowing to 8' 7" ( 7.47m x 3.28m narrowing to 2.62m )
Fitted with a comprehensive range of gloss cream fronted wall and base units incorporating both granite and hardwood work surfaces with ceramic tiled splash areas and an inset sink and drainer with mono mixer tap. Breakfast bar. Eight burner range cooker with ovens and grills as well as a large stainless steel canopy style extractor over. Space for a dishwasher. Radiator. Coving to the ceiling. Built-in storage cupboard. Double glazed windows to both sides and a double glazed sliding patio door to the garden.

Laundry Room 5' 10" x 4' 10" ( 1.78m x 1.47m )
Plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. Tiled walls and flooring. Double glazed window to the rear. Door to:-

A tiled cloakroom with a white suite comprising a close coupled wc and a pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. Double glazed window.

First Floor - Landing 
A 'T' shaped landing with a rear facing double glazed window. Radiator. Coving to the ceiling. Door and staircase to the attic room.

Master Bedroom 17' x 12' narrowing to 5' 8" ( 5.18m x 3.66m narrowing to 1.73m )
A very generous master bedroom with double glazed French doors leading to the balcony which overlooks the garden and fields to the rear. Radiator. Door to:-

En-Suite/family Bathroom 
A white suite comprises a stand alone deep bath with centre mounted taps, a wash hand basin set into a vanity unit, a toilet with a concealed cistern, and a double width shower enclose with a 'Spa' multi point shower and a light/ventilation extractor over. Ceramic tiled walls. Radiator and heated towel rail. Built-in airing cupboard. Double glazed window. Door to landing.

Bedroom Two 12' 11" x 12' 9" into bay ( 3.94m x 3.89m into bay )
Square bay double glazed window to the front aspect. Radiator. Coving to the ceiling. Door to the 'Jack and Jill' bathroom shared with bedroom three.

A tiled bathroom with a white suite comprising a panelled bath with centre mounted taps and a thermostatic shower over, a wash hand basin set into a vanity unit, and a toilet with a concealed cistern. Heated towel rail. Door to bedroom three.

Bedroom Three 12' 11" x 12' 9" ( 3.94m x 3.89m )
Square bay double glazed window to the front aspect. Radiator. Coving to the ceiling. Door to the 'Jack and Jill' bathroom shared with bedroom two.

Bedroom Four 9' 4" x 9' 2" to wardrobe front ( 2.84m x 2.79m to wardrobe front )
Double glazed window to the rear aspect. Built-in mirror fronted wardrobes along one wall. Radiator. Coving to the ceiling. Door to:-

A white suite with a wash hand basin set into a vanity unit, a close coupled wc, and a shower enclosure with a glass door and a thermostatic shower fitted. Heated towel rail. Tiled walls. Ventilation extractor.

Attic Room 24' max. x 20' 6" max. narrowing to 14' 7" ( 7.32m max. x 6.25m max. narrowing to 4.45m )
The fully insulated attic room again offers excellent scope to extend the accommodation, with a staircase in place the attic room has been floored, panelled, wired and plumbed already. It has the potential to provide, subject to the necessary permissions, two further bedrooms and a bathroom.

Outside - Front 
There are two gated driveways, the main drive is laid to gravel with more than enough room to turn cars. The front garden is to lawn with mature trees and shrubs around, the is fronted by maintained conifers. There is is pleasant seating area overlooking the garden. The second driveway is also gated and allows access to the garage.

Outside - Rear 
The westerly facing garden has a spacious deck across the rear of the house and this extends to the paved sun terrace and barked play area to the side. The large lawn is bounded by hedges and fencing and backs onto a green belt field. Mature trees and shrubs.

A 'triple' length garage and storage facilities, which is situated to the side of the house. Power and lighting. Access door to the rear garden.

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15 September 2015


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