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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Cardiff Road, Taffs Well, Cardiff


Property Description

Key features

  • Converted 5/6 six bedroom chapel.
  • 20 ft kitchen & breakfast room.
  • Downstairs cloak room. utility room.
  • 30 ft lounge with handsome Fireplace.
  • Formal Dining Room. Study.
  • Three bathrooms. 2/3 car drive. EPC=E.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Occupying a fine position on the outskirts of the quiet Village of Glan-y-Llyn, this large and impressive converted 5/6 bedroom chapel of character enjoys the special features of a 2/3 car drive and a private level sunny landscaped side garden. Must be seen to be fully appreciated!

A truly spacious detached converted chapel of character, built in 1859, renovated and modernised in 1997 and enjoying the special features of a private level garden and a 2/3 car front entrance drive. This substantial residence boasts considerable character including strip pine floors, beamed ceilings, traditional panel doors with chrome handles, part panelled walls, period tiled floors, ornate original stained glass leaded cathedral style windows and a cosy Inglenook style fireplace within the 29'11 lounge complete with living flame log effect cast iron stove burner. The property is situated off Cardiff Road, just on the outskirts of the quiet Village of Glan-y-Llyn, part of Taffs Well, and within easy driving distance to two exits onto the A 470, allowing fast and economic travel to Cardiff City Centre, Pontypridd and the M4 to both Newport and Bridgend. Close by is the Cardiff to Brecon cycle route. The property benefits hardwood effect PVC double glazed windows, gas heating with panel radiators with a combi boiler installed in 2013 and re wiring in 1998. The extensive accommodation comprises a central entrance hall with a wide spindle balustrade staircase, a boot room, a downstairs cloak room with a stylish and contemporary white suite, a spacious 19'8 farmhouse style kitchen & breakfast room inset with an impressive Stoves gas/electric Range cooker, a separate utility room, a large study and a formal dining room (15'10) inset with a charming character fireplace.

The first floor comprises a large main landing (16'1 x 11'11), five double sized bedrooms and two bathrooms, one ensuite. An independent custom made staircase leads to a further suite of accommodation on the second floor, comprising an open plan kitchen and living room (18'9 x 9'8), a double sized bedroom (13'5 x 9'7), a walk in wardrobe, an ensuite shower room and a large versatile attic room (21'11 x 20'4) retaining the original timber chapel ceiling with arched beams and stained glass windows.

Local Amenities: 
Local amenities in the village include a Doctors and dentist surgery, Ffynon Taf primary school, a large park with a bowling green, tennis courts and the infamous thermal spring, three public houses, two takeaways, an Indian restaurant, a small supermarket, a Post office, a Beautician, a Hairdressers and the new college Coleg Y Cymoedd which is within 10 mins walk.

Entrance Hall 
PVC double glazed front entrance door, matching side screen windows, original mosaic tiled floor, spindle balustrade staircase with useful understair storage cupboard with hanging space, coved ceiling, part panelled walls, radiator, dado rail.

Downstairs Cloak Room 7' x 3' 3" ( 2.13m x 0.99m )
Stylish and contemporary modern white suite, slim line wc, wash hand basin with chrome mixer taps and pop up waste. Ceramic tiled floor, ceramic tiled walls, radiator, PVC window to side.

Boot Room 6' 3" max x 10' 3" ( 1.91m max x 3.12m )

Kitchen & Breakfast Room 19' 8" x 11' 5" ( 5.99m x 3.48m )
Fitted along three sides with an extensive range of panel fronted floor and eye level units with beach block work surfaces, incorporating a white ceramic sink unit with mixer taps in chrome and drainer, Stoves gas/electric Range cooker, fitted canopy style extractor hood, integrated plate rack, space for the housing of an American side by side fridge freezer, beamed ceiling. Under unit lighting. space with plumbing for an automatic dish washer, PVC window with side garden views, PVC door to side gardens. Ample space for a breakfast table and chairs.

Utility Room 9' 5" x 4' 11" ( 2.87m x 1.50m )
Beach block work surfaces, wall mounted gas boiler, space with plumbing for two automatic washing machines. Space for a tumble dryer, sink, PVC window to side. Floor to ceiling storage unit currently housing a tumble dryer.

Study 10' 6" x 7' 11" max ( 3.20m x 2.41m max )
Hardwood effect PVC triple glazed window to side, radiator, approached from the dining room.

Formal Dining Room 15' 10" max x 10' 3" max ( 4.83m max x 3.12m max )
Large formal dining room, currently used as a sitting room, inset with a character fireplace, two PVC hardwood effect triple glazed windows to side, strip pine floor, dado rail, picture rail, radiator in pretty casement cover.

Lounge 29' 11" max x 16' 4" max ( 9.12m max x 4.98m max )
A capacious room, inset with an Inglenook style open fireplace, equipped with a cast iron living flame log effect stove burner, flagstone hearth, solid wood mantle, two double radiators, PVC hardwood effect triple glazed window to side aspect, PVC double glazed french windows opening onto the pretty private side gardens.

First Floor Landing 16' 1" x 11' 11" ( 4.90m x 3.63m )
A large square shaped landing, approached by a wide spindle balustrade staircase, two built in storage cupboards. Dado rial, coved ceiling. Radiator.

Master Bedroom 15' x 11' 11" ( 4.57m x 3.63m )
Laminate wood floor, two radiators, PVC window to side, cathedral style stained glass leaded window to front, large walk in wardrobe.

Ensuite Bathroom 9' 1" x 5' 1" ( 2.77m x 1.55m )
Modern white suite with walls ceramic tiled, laminate floor, Jacuzzi panel bath with chrome mixer shower and water fall chrome shower unit, wc, radiator, square shaped wash hand basin with chrome mixer taps and a pop up waste, built out vanity unit, PVC window to side, extractor fan.

Bedroom Two 14' 8" x 11' 2" ( 4.47m x 3.40m )
Laminate wood floor, PVC double glazed hardwood effect window to side, double radiator.

Bedroom Three 14' 7" x 11' 3" ( 4.45m x 3.43m )
Laminate wood floor, triple glazed PVC hardwood effect window to side, double radiator.

Bedroom Four 11' 9" x 10' 3" ( 3.58m x 3.12m )
Laminate wood floor, PVC triple glazed window to side, double radiator, cathedral style stained glass leaded window to front.

Bedroom Five 10' 6" x 7' ( 3.20m x 2.13m )
Laminate wood floor, PVC triple glazed window to side, radiator.

Bathroom 10' 6" x 10' ( 3.20m x 3.05m )
Modern stylish white suite with ceramic tiled walls, vinyl tiled floor, panel bath with chrome mixer shower fitment, two oval shaped wash hand basins each with chrome mixer taps and pop up wastes, built out vanity unit, ceramic tiled shower cubicle with chrome shower unit, slim line wc, ceiling with spot lights, double radiator, PVC window to side.

Second Floor Landing 
Approached by a custom returning staircase with triple glazed window to side.

Living Room & Kitchen 18' 9" x 9' 8" ( 5.71m x 2.95m )
Strip pine floor, fitted along one side with base units and laminate work surfaces incorporating a stainless steel sink unit and drainer. Velux double glazed window.

Attic Bedroom 13' 5" x 9' 7" ( 4.09m x 2.92m )
A double sized bedroom, radiator, access to a large eaves walk in wardrobe. Access to ...

Ensuite Shower Room 9' 7" x 6' 6" ( 2.92m x 1.98m )
Modern white suite, ceramic tiled shower cubicle with chrome shower unit, wc, wash hand basin with chrome taps, velux double glazed window, radiator, part ceramic tiled walls. Vinyl tiled floor. Restricted head space.

Attic Room 21' 11" max x 20' 4" max ( 6.68m max x 6.20m max )
A large room of character. Original pitch pine timber clad chapel ceiling, original arched beams, original stained glass cathedral style windows.

Entrance Drive 
Two/three car entrance drive.

Side Gardens 
Good sized south facing side gardens, level and comprising a large sun terrace. Access gate to drive. Two storage sheds.

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15 July 2015


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