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4 bedroom property for sale

Dorchester Avenue, Penylan, Cardiff

Guide Price £575,000

Property Description

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Morgans Residential are delighted to offer this stunning Edwardian "Tucker" built property located in a highly desirable location in Penylan. The property offers a stunning mix of modern home comforts and original period charm and is to be sold with no onward chain.

Edwardian period property (Tucker built house) - 4 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms plus bespoke kitchen and garage
Large sash windows and south facing garden
Hand built 17 ft kitchen
Character fireplaces. Fabulous stained glass leaded windows
Exceptional living space (187 m2 habitable inside house space) - 3 reception rooms - two panelled

A beautifully presented Edwardian semi-detached property with considerable charm and character. Recently comprehensively and sympathetically renovated by current owners. This is a large spacious family home in a desirable area where properties are rarely available, retaining many original features. Close to Roath Park, Wellfield Road shopping area, libraries and schools. Good access to City of Cardiff (within walking distance) and M4 motorway and with good transport links. Gas centrally heated.

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch
Covered entrance porch with original tiled floor and built in cupboards and wall tiling to half height, entrance light inside and out.

Reception Hall
A charming spacious reception hallway approached by a stained glass front entrance door. Traditional varnished original parquet wood block flooring with wood varnished turn style staircase.

Downstairs cloakroom with separate toilet and vanity unit. White suite comprising low level WC, corner wash hand basin and vanity unit plus stained glass window to side.

Lounge/Sitting Room 4.89 m x 4.09m (16ft 1" x 13ft 5")
A good size reception with sash cord windows, period feature fireplace with mirror in dark wood, panelled walls, stained wooden floors, door leading to hallway. Radiator.

Dining Room 5.33m x 4.09 m (17ft 6" x 13ft 5")
Enjoying views of the rear garden with French windows, feature fireplace with attractive period tiling and period fire surround, stained wooden parquet flooring, paneled walls, door giving access to hallway, radiator.

Drawing Room 4.73m x 3.73 m (15ft 6 " x 12ft 3")
Another good size reception with bay window, feature fireplace with attractive period tiling, stained wooden floors, radiator and door leading to hallway.

Kitchen 5.34 m x 3.04 m (17ft 6" x 10ft 0")
An impressive bespoke pure wood kitchen with painted shaker style hand built units with sink /drainer and integrated Smeg dishwasher. Space for a range cooker, tiled floors, radiator and door leading to hallway and a further courtesy door leading to separate utility room. Breakfast area.

Utility Room 3.12 m x 2.57 m (10ft 3"x 8 ft 5")
Also fitted with a matching range of hand built units/cupboards plus sink/drainer along two sides to match kitchen units. Space for two washing machines or washing machine and/or dryer. PVC double glazed. Door leading to garden. Gas boiler.

First Floor Landing
Approached by a returning staircase with half landing. Large landing with mezzanine area, which currently houses a chair, book case and table, stained windows. Bathroom and separate toilet off first floor landing.

Bedroom One 5.26 m x 4.08 m (17 ft 3" x 13ft 5")
Bay fronted sash cord windows with leaded upper lights enjoying views over the rear garden, period fire place with grey tiles. Ceiling rose. Radiator.

Bedroom 2 (Master bedroom) 4.91 m x 4.08 m (16ft 1" x 13ft 5")
Aspect to front. Hand built wardrobes and shelves (regency white) to either side of the original period fireplace with a mirror. Moulded cornice ceilings, sash windows with stained glass. Radiator

Bedroom 3 4.77 m x 3.72m (15ft 8" x 12ft 2")
Bay fronted sash cord windows with stain glass features. Moulded cornice ceilings. Radiator.

Bedroom 4 3.47 m x 3.15 m (11ft 5 " x10ft 4")
Double bedroom with wash hand basin, cupboards and radiator overlooking the rear garden.

Family bathroom
Period white metal bath with an electric shower. Period white pedestal wash basin. Wooden stain floors. Secondary glazing. Airing cupboard. Stained glass leaded window. Radiator.

Separate toilet
Low level WC and wash basin with vanity unit. Stained wood floors. Leaded lights, stained glass window and secondary glazing.

Loft Space
Part floor boarded. Huge space and electric lighting. Possible to make 2 bedrooms/bathroom subject to planning permission.


Front Garden
Shaped area of lawn with flowerbeds and trees. Side door entrance to rear garden.

Rear Garden
Walled garden with sunken lawn stocked with a variety of plants and shrubs plus an apple tree and a pear tree, bay leaf and rosemary bushes. Patio accessed from the dining room French doors and utility room. Outside tap.

Garage / Coach House (17ft 6" x 11ft 7")
Power and lighting. Original bi folding wood doors with locks. Windows to side and upper mezzanine for storage.

Separate workshop adjoining garage (11ft 9" x 6ft 6")
Power and lighting, windows, partly shelved.

Brick built shed

Additional information


Tenure: Freehold

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 September 2016


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