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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Cefn Mably, Cardiff

Sold STC £1,100,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Approximately 10 acres of pasture, with two flat fields of approximately 6 acres with road frontage
  • Two large double stables/shelters in two separate fields
  • Country setting yet close to Cardiff city centre and major road links
  • Genuine family sized accommodation including 6 bedrooms and three bathrooms
  • Four spacious reception rooms and large kitchen/breakfast room
  • Two bedroom suites each with their own dressing rooms and en suite bathrooms
  • Two large attic bedrooms suitable for a variety of uses

Full description

Of interest to equestrians or those looking for a country home - unique opportunity to acquire a six bedroom detached residence set in its own grounds of about 13 acres, at the end of a private drive, including an acre of gardens, 2 acres of woodland, stables, fishing rights and triple garage

Daintree House, formerly known as Laundry Cottages was originally two or three cottages serving the main local estate at Kemys Tynte. The property was converted and extended in 1990 to the present large and spacious detached country home with accommodation on three floors offering genuine family sized living space, which includes an attractive entrance hall leading to a warm and welcoming reception hall with cloakroom off, and gallery staircase and landing, four well proportioned receptions rooms, all with working fireplaces, a magnificent kitchen/breakfast room with bespoke wooden units and 4 oven Aga, and rear hall leading to pantry, cloakroom and utility

Off the attractive gallery landing are four double bedrooms and a family bathroom. Two of the bedrooms are arranged in suites with en suite dressing rooms and bathrooms. The master bedroom suite, with views over the grounds has not been finished and offers a purchaser an ideal opportunity to finish the suite to their individual standards and tastes. The 2nd floor, with its two large and versatile rooms is suitable for bedroom accommodation, hobby rooms or office and has the capability for a bathroom

The property enjoys many outstanding features including 3m ceilings, large windows with deep sills, working fireplaces to all reception rooms, wiring for sound on ground floor and principal bedrooms, decorative cornice work and ceiling roses, west facing, sunny reception rooms, alarm, and country views from every window

The grounds are spacious and mature and the combination of level land, woodland and gardens, on the outskirts of Cardiff, makes this sale unmissable for those of an equestrian background or those working in a city and looking for a peaceful, country retreat, after a long day's work

The accommodation, with approximate room sizes, comprises:

ON THE GROUND FLOOR:

Entrance Hall: 14'02" x 6'05" a good sized entrance hall with  feature arches, door and window to front, internal window to lounge, dado rail, decorative cornice, ceiling spots, marble floor, and radiator

Reception Hall: 18'04" x 10'03" a welcoming reception hall with mahogany stairs to gallery landing, window to front, dado rail, decorative cornice, ceiling spots, marble floor, built in cupboard, and radiator

Cloakroom: 8'01" x 4'00" with WC., wash basin in vanity unit, matching marble floor, dado rail, decorative cornice, and radiator

Lounge: 27'03" x 19'06" a spacious L shaped lounge with Minster fireplace and Jotul wood burner stove, windows to side and rear, internal window to entrance hall, hardwood French doors leading to decked base for proposed conservatory, decorative cornice and ceiling roses, wiring for ceiling and wall lights, built in low level storage cupboard, two radiators

Dining Room: 17'00" (plus recess) x 11'09" big enough to take a large dining table and chairs with twin aspects to front and side, stone working fireplace, dado rail, decorative cornice and ceiling rose, flagstone flooring, radiator, and wiring for ceiling and wall lights

Study: 11'08" (plus recess) x 11'05" a well proportioned, sunny room with twin aspects to front and side, Minster working fireplace, dado rail, decorative cornice, radiator, and wiring for ceiling and wall lights

Sitting Room: 11'08" x 9'11" conveniently situated off the kitchen/breakfast room with window to rear and door to side leading to decked base for proposed conservatory, stone fireplace with slate hearth, wooden mantel and flue for wood burner, decorative cornice and ceiling rose, radiator, and wiring for ceiling and wall lights

Kitchen/Breakfast Room: 24'05" (into bay) x 17'11" a fabulous kitchen/breakfast room with space for the whole family and comprehensively fitted with a bespoke range of wooden wall and base units including ample storage and display cupboards, corner cupboard, pull out larder cupboard, granite work surfaces with double sink unit, fitted 4 oven oil fired Aga set in stone fireplace surround with large wooden beam over, American style fridge/freezer, integrated dishwasher, island unit with built in hob/grill and extractor, matching wood block and wine rack, fitted spice rack, bookcase and notice board, space for microwave, over hanging lighting display, fitted Dresser, space for breakfast table and chairs, large hardwood bay window to rear and window to side, stable door to rear hall, door to sitting room, , coving, ceiling spots, flagstone floors, and radiator with lattice grill cover

Rear Hall: 8'00" x 3'10" with stable doors from kitchen/breakfast room and outside, terracotta flooring, coving, and radiator

Pantry: 3'10" x 3'06" a walk in pantry with matching terracotta flooring, and lighting

Cloakroom: 3'10" x 4'01" with WC., wash basin, window to rear, matching terracotta flooring, coving, and radiator

Utility Room: 11'07" x 9'06" a good sized utility with triple aspects with windows to front, side and rear, matching terracotta flooring, Belfast sink unit, selection of wall and base units with work surfaces, coving, two ceiling hung clothes horses, plumbing for washing machine and space for appliances, free standing oil fired boiler with zoned heating controls, and radiator

ON THE FIRST FLOOR:

Gallery Landing: 16'11" x 10'03" plus 7'07" x 5'03" a split level, spacious and attractive landing area with mahogany staircase and balustrading, window to front, decorative cornice and ceiling rose, dado rail, ceiling spots, built in Airing Cupboard, door leading to stairs to second floor, radiator 

Master Bedroom: 19'07" (27'10" into dormer window) x 14'11" a fabulous master bedroom suite yet to be finished but including a large main bedroom with window to rear and large dormer window to front with under eaves storage, and radiator

En Suite Dressing Room: 11'07" x 11'07" (recess) a good sized dressing room, yet to be finished, with double doors from master bedroom, window to side with views over the grounds, fireplace recess, radiator, access to loft space

En Suite Bathroom: 12'11" (recess) x 11'07" a large en suite, yet to be finished, with twin aspects to front and side and plumbed for bath, separate step in shower cubicle, wash basin, bidet and WC, with radiator

Guest Bedroom: 17'04" (21'05" into door recess) x 10'03" a good sized guest bedroom suite with twin aspects to side and rear, decorative cornice and ceiling rose, radiator, with arch and steps leading to:

En Suite Dressing Room: 8'02" x 8'01" with ceiling spots, velux window, and radiator

En Suite Bathroom: 11'08" x 9'06" a large en suite guest bathroom with cast iron free standing bath with shower attachment taps, plumbing for separate shower cubicle, WC., bidet, wash basin, twin aspects to front and rear, ceiling spots, part low level panelled wall and two fitted cupboards, and radiator

Bedroom 3: 15'03" x 11'10" a generous double bedroom with window to rear, coving, and radiator

Bedroom 4: 11'09" x 10'02" a good sized 4th double bedroom with window to front, coving, and radiator

Family Bathroom: 12'02" x 7'10" (max) with suite comprising cast iron panelled bath with shower attachment taps, step in panelled shower cubicle with mains shower, WC., bidet, wash basin in vanity unit, tiling to dado level, ceiling spots, coving, window to rear, and radiator

ON THE SECOND FLOOR:

Landing: with velux window to side, laminate floor, panelled ceiling with exposed ceiling beams and access to two further rooms, with the ability to provide bathroom facilities

Bedroom 5/Playroom/Hobbies Room: 16'06" x 13'07" a really useful, vaulted, and versatile room with panelled ceiling with exposed beams, suitable as a bedroom, playroom, hobbies room, office, or combined with bedroom 6 a great teenage area, etc., with gable window to front and dormer window to side, electric heater, access to under eaves and built in cupboard with water tanks

Bedroom 6/Playroom/Hobbies Room: 15'02" x 13'07" with gable window to rear and dormer window to side, access to under eaves, electric heater and with similar uses as bedroom 5

OUTSIDE:

Driveway/Triple Garage: The property is set at the end of a long driveway with stone pillars marking the entrance, grass verges either side and post and rail fencing, access to two fields with a gate giving further access to the house, gardens, and garage, enclosed with post and rail fencing, leading to a circular gravelled drive with central bed and triple garage, 29'09" x 19'09" with three automatic up and over doors, and integral Store 16'07" x 8'04" all with power and lighting. N.B. The garage was built with the potential for living accommodation above, within the pitched roof space, with rafters suitable for floorboards and existing dormer window to front and two velux windows to rear

Gardens: The property is set in about an acre of gardens, enclosed within post and rail fencing, including extensive lawns with scope for underground irrigation system, large, south west facing patio running the width of the rear of the property, feature rockery, stream and garden pond set in pergola sitting area with borders and beds and side cottage garden

Land: In all the property includes about 13 acres of which approximately 10 acres are comprised in three fields, all with fresh water feeding troughs, two to the front of the property with road frontage and one to the rear of the property. There are two double stables/horse shelters one with power, lighting and water and fishing rights to the river Rhymney which fronts one of the fields. To the rear is about 2 acres of mature hardwood woods which run alongside the rear field and excellent hacking is available in the surrounding area and nearby Ruperra woods

Services: Mains electricity and drainage. Private and mains water supplies. Oil central heating 

Tenure: Freehold

Declarable interest: Please note this property is subject to a declarable interest under the Estate Agents Act of 1979, as one of the sellers works for YOPA 

EPC Rating F


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Lisvane & Thornhill (3.0 mi)
  • Llanishen (3.3 mi)
  • Rogerstone (3.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Lisvane & Thornhill (3.0 mi)
  • Llanishen (3.3 mi)
  • Rogerstone (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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1 Great Cumberland Place London W1H 7AL

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