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4 bedroom detached house for sale

4 The Retreat, Bridgend CF31 3NU

Sold STC £314,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Four double bedroom detached family home
  • extended and beautifully presented by current owners
  • lounge with bay window to front aspect
  • kitchen/breakfast room open plan to orangery, dining/living room with views into garden
  • cloakroom, utility room and single garage
  • four double bedrooms, three with built in wardrobe space, one with ensuite shower room
  • large brick Pavia forecourt and driveway
  • low maintenance rear garden
  • sought after location
  • EPC Rating D

Full description

A viewing of this four double bedroom detached property is essential to appreciate the well-proportioned accommodation which is beautifully presented by the current owners. Built in the early 1960s, the property is situated in the peaceful cul-de-sac in a sought after location off Merthyr Mawr Road. The property would make an ideal family home.

The entrance hallway with exposed herringbone wood block flooring and stairs rising to the first floor is beautifully finished with light oak skirtings, architraves and door leading to the ground floor cloakroom with a white two piece suite with full tiling to floor and walls. The lounge, accessed via a light oak and glass panel door has a continuation of the same exposed herringbone wood block flooring as the hallway. It benefits from a box bay window to front with views of the close. A gas real flamed coal affect fire set within a Victorian style cast iron and ornate tile fire place with carved wooden surround and mantel. Doors from both the hallway and lounge lead through to the kitchen/breakfast room. It offers an extensive range of base, larder and wall mounted units with integrated appliances including a double oven, four ring gas hob with fitted cooker hood over, dishwasher. There is space and plumbing for an American style fridge/freezer. The kitchen has porcelain tiled floors, ornate coved ceiling, off the kitchen is a useful under stairs storage pantry cupboard with fitted shelving. Double glass panelled doors and an open window from the kitchen lead into the impressive oak double glazed framed orangery which is currently used as a dining/living room. With its high vaulted ceiling with glazed roof, this impressive space has become the hub of the house. It has exposed wooden floor boards, central heating plus air conditioning unit. An inner hallway which gives access to a utility cupboard with space and plumbing for white goods. The garage offers a single up and over door to front, window to side and full power and lighting, at the rear of the garage is a utility/store room housing the gas fire, central heating boiler and further space for free-standing white goods.

The first floor landing with loft inspection point gives access to the four double bedrooms, bedroom 1 and 2 are located at the front of the property and both benefit from a fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 3 benefits from windows to front and side aspects, it has wood floors and benefits from an ensuite shower room offering a white three piece suite comprising of double shower cubicle with main shower fitted, low level WC and a sink unit and the walls are fully tiled. Bedroom 4 enjoys views over the garden and is adjacent to the family bathroom. The recently upgraded family bathroom comprises of a Jacuzzi massage panel bath with mixer tap and shower attachment over, low level WC and sink unit with full tiling to walls.

Outside, to the front of the property is a large brick Pavia forecourt/driveway with ample parking space. There are low maintenance boarders with ornate gravel laid shrub and plant borders. The low maintenance enclosed rear garden comprises of an ornate gravel area which extends out onto a large decked patio, to the side of which is a low maintenance bark laid shrub and plant border. Beyond the deck is a large timber framed outbuilding offering two spaces which has been previously used as a home office and carpentry workshop.

Entrance Hallway 
6' 2" x 7' 1" (1.88m x 2.16m)

17' 9" x 11' (5.41m x 3.35m) 17' 9" x 11' widening to 13' 2" (5.41m x 3.35m)

21' 1" x 10' 5" (6.43m x 3.18m)

20' 6" x 11' 11" (6.25m x 3.63m)

Inner Hallway 

Utility cupboard 

8' 7" x 18' 3" (2.62m x 5.56m)

Utility Room 

Bedroom 1 
11' 4" x 10' 11" (3.45m x 3.33m)

Bedroom 2 
11' 3" x 10' widening to 12' 4" (3.43m x 3.05m)


Bedroom 3 
11' 6" x 10' 5" plus 3' 9" x 4' 5" (3.51m x 3.18m)

3' 10" x 8' 6" (1.17m x 2.59m)

Bedroom 4 
9' 9" x 8' 1" widening to 8' 10" (2.97m x 2.46m)

Family Bathroom 
7' 6" x 5' 9" (2.29m x 1.75m)

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 September 2016


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