4 bedroom detached house for sale

Rhyd-Y-Gwern Lane, Draethen

Offers in Region of £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • COTTAGE STYLE DETACHED PROPERTY IN RURAL VILLAGE SETTING
  • 3 GENEROUS RECEPTION ROOMS
  • 4 DOUBLE BEDROOMS/3 BATHROOMS
  • LARGE KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
  • OFF ROAD PARKING
  • LOVELY VIEWS ACROSS THE VILLAGE

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


SUMMARY
Situated in the well regarded and picturesque village of Draethen, surrounded by woods and countryside, an exceptionally well presented detached family home offering very versatile accommodation. Having been extensively modernised in recent years it now provides a very comfortable living environment


DESCRIPTION
Situated in the very well regarded and picturesque village of Draethen, surrounded by woods and countryside, an exceptionally well presented cottage style detached family home offering very versatile accommodation. The property has been extensively modernised in recent years in order to provide a very comfortable living environment. The flexible layout of the property means it can be used as a four double bedroom with three reception rooms or as a three bedroom/two reception room home with a one bedroom/ one reception room side wing.
The ground floor accommodation briefly comprises an entrance porch and hallway, a generous lounge, separate dining room, playroom/bedroom four, a downstairs bathroom, a large oak fitted kitchen/breakfast room with granite work surfaces and Rangemaster cooker, a rear porch/utility area, and a large study/reception room with a spiral staircase to the third en-suite bedroom. To the first floor there are two double bedrooms and a shower room on one side of the house and the previously mentioned third double bedroom, which has an en-suite, on the other side.
Features include upvc double glazing, oil fired central heating and off road parking for several vehicles. Services to the property include mains drainage, water and electricity.

Location 
Fallow Cottage is situated within easy commuting distance of both Cardiff and Newport, and with the M4 motorway at Junction 28 Bristol is also within striking distance. Both Cardiff International Airport and Bristol International Airport are approximately a 60 minute drive away (subject to traffic conditions).
The property is just 5 miles from the historic town of Caerphilly and both Cardiff and Newport offer an excellent range of shopping facilities, schools at all levels and recreational amenities. The village of Draethen is highly regarded and there is a local pub/restaurant in the village.

Ground Floor Accommodation 

Entrance Porch 
Entered via a light oak front door with opaque double glazed side panel. Further double glazed window to the front. Oak wood flooring. Doors to the hallway and the study.

Hallway 
An 'L' shaped hallway with a staircase to the first floor landing. Built-in storage cupboard. Radiator. Oak wood flooring.

Lounge 17' 6" into bay x 10' 10" ( 5.33m into bay x 3.30m )
Entered from the hallway through glazed hardwood double doors, the lounge is of generous proportions and enjoys a double glazed bay window to the front with lovely views across the wooded valley. Oak wood flooring. TV aerial point. Two separate radiators. Inset lights and coving to the ceiling.

Dining Room 12' 5" x 9' 2" ( 3.78m x 2.79m )
A double glazed sliding patio door leads out to the rear garden. Fitted carpet. Radiator. Coving to the ceiling.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room 19' 4" max. x 10' 8" max. ( 5.89m max. x 3.25m max. )
Fitted with a comprehensive range of light oak fronted wall and base units incorporating glazed display cupboards and contrasting dark granite work surfaces with an inset stainless steel 'one and a half bowl' sink with a grooved drainer to the side. Rangemaster multi oven cooker with a concealed extractor over. Built-in dishwasher. Recess for an American style fridge/freezer. 'Stone' tiled flooring with underfloor heating. Radiator. Inset lighting and cornice coving to the ceiling. Double glazed windows to both the front and side aspects. Glazed door to:-

Rear Porch / Utility Area 8' 3" x 3' 8" ( 2.51m x 1.12m )
Double glazed window to the side and a wooden stable-gate door to the front garden. 'Stone' tiled floor. Fitted base storage unit with work surface over. Radiator. Floor mounted central heating boiler.

Sitting Room / Bedroom Four 13' x 9' 1" ( 3.96m x 2.77m )
Currently utilised as a playroom but could easily be used as a bedroom or a reception room. Double glazed window to the rear garden. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

Bathroom 
A modern, white contemporary suite comprises a deep oval bath with centre mounted taps and set into a ceramic tiled surround, a pedestal wash hand basin and a close coupled wc.. Ceramic tiled splash areas and floor. Heated chrome towel rail. Double glazed window to the side.

Study 14' 6" x 9' 2" ( 4.42m x 2.79m )
A large study on the side of the property, which could be used as an annex for a relative or teenager as it has a spiral staircase which leads to the third bedroom with an en-suite and could be self-contained. The study has a double glazed window to the rear as well as double glazed French doors to the front aspect. Radiator. Fitted wall lights.

First Floor Accommodation 

Landing 
A large and very useful walk-in storage room with further eaves storage off. Doors to bedrooms one and two as well as the shower room.

Bedroom One 13' 1" x 10' 11" ( 3.99m x 3.33m )
Double glazed window to the rear garden, as well as having a Velux skylight window with an integral blind. Fitted wardrobes to one wall. Double doors to eaves storage area. Radiator.

Bedroom Two 13' 4" extending to 15' 4" into doorway x 14' 9" max. ( 4.06m extending to 4.67m into doorway x 4.50m max. )
Double glazed windows to both the front and side elevations, enjoying views across the wooded countryside. The bedroom has been fitted with a range of matching bedroom furniture including wardrobes, drawer storage units and a dressing table. Radiator.

Shower Room 
A modern white suite comprising a double width shower enclosure fitted with a thermostatic shower, a wash hand basin set into a vanity storage unit, and a toilet with a concealed cistern. Ceramic tiled floor and splash areas. Radiator. Inset lights and ventilation extractor. Electric shaver point. Double glazed window.

Bedroom Three 16' max. x 12' 3" max. ( 4.88m max. x 3.73m max. )
A generous double bedroom accessed via a spiral staircase from the study. The bedroom has a double glazed to the front and there are also two skylight windows with integral blinds fitted. Radiator. Fitted storage cupboard. Door to:-

En-Suite Shower Room 
A white suite comprising a close coupled wc, a wash hand basin and a shower enclosure with a glass bi-fold door. Radiator. Tiled splash areas. Light/shaver point. Vent.

External Areas 
The property is approached from the lane via a sloping tarmac driveway and also gives access to a level parking area across the front of the garden. The parking area is illuminated and can also be accessed by a pathway on the far side of the front garden. The front garden is on two levels with a large sun terrace, which has outstanding views across the village to the wooded countryside, and a level lawned area with fencing around.
The rear garden can be accessed from either side of the cottage and is terraced with lawned and gravelled seating areas. The rear garden has storage sheds and the oil tank which runs the central heating. The garden has a variety of mature shrubs and conifers. Outside lighting.

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18 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Risca & Pontymister (2.2 mi)
  • Rogerstone (2.7 mi)
  • Crosskeys (2.8 mi)
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Peter Alan, Caerphilly

The Twyn, Caerphilly, CF83 1JL

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Peter Alan, Caerphilly

The Twyn, Caerphilly, CF83 1JL

029 2243 0243 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Risca & Pontymister (2.2 mi)
  • Rogerstone (2.7 mi)
  • Crosskeys (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Peter Alan, Caerphilly

The Twyn, Caerphilly, CF83 1JL

029 2243 0243 Local call rate

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

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