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Key features

  • Set Over Three Floors
  • Detached Property
  • No Chain
  • Sought After Location
  • Many Original Features
  • Separate Annex
  • Investment Opportunity
  • Viewing Highly Recommended To Appreciate


The Property
Introducing 42 De La Beche Road, Sketty, Swansea, SA2 9AR – a truly unique property with a captivating blend of space, detached elegance, and original features.

Currently undergoing restoration by the devoted owner, this residence holds vast potential for those seeking a characterful family home or a strategic investment opportunity. The property's distinctive charm is complemented by its restoration journey, inviting a new owner to continue the transformation and restore it to its former glory.

Beyond the potential for a family home, the versatility of this property extends to possibilities such as an Airbnb venture or conversion into flats, subject to planning permissions. Presently utilized as an investment for hospital-related stays due to its proximity to Singleton Hospital, this home offers a unique rental opportunity.

The property boasts off-road parking potential, allowing for potential extensions, and features a separate annex to the rear, adding to its allure. With no chain attached, this property is a canvas awaiting your vision.

Nestled in the sought-after neighborhood of Sketty in Swansea, 42 De La Beche Road, SA2 9AR, enjoys a prime location offering a perfect blend of convenience and charm. Sketty is renowned for its leafy streets, proximity to Singleton Hospital, and accessibility to local amenities. This property benefits from being in close proximity to Singleton Park, adding a touch of greenery and tranquility to the surroundings. With easy access to the vibrant city center of Swansea, residents can enjoy the best of both worlds – the serenity of a residential neighborhood and the dynamic offerings of the city. The property's strategic location not only makes it an excellent choice for those seeking a family home but also adds to its investment potential, given its proximity to healthcare facilities and the option for short-term rentals.

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Property Description
Detached property standing on an 0.14 acre Corner plot (333 sq m/3584.38 sq ft) comprising 6 bedroom, two reception and a study in addition to a detached self-contained 2-bedroom annex.
Development possibility for two storey extension, HMO / sui generis or a multi-unit housing project (subject to the usual planning permissions).

A planning consent in place to demolish the external stone wall in front and back of garden to create two additional drive ways.

The property is arranged over three floors only and is 15 minutes walk to the beach and a short drive to the mumbles and the Gower (3.4 miles) with an extensive range of restaurants, cafes and shops.
The property is opposite the renowned Singleton Hospital, Wales National Pool and Swansea University and falls within a catchment area of some of the top schools in Swansea.

Stone-walled garden to the three sides of the property featuring a south east facing side area with mature borders.
At the bottom of the garden the property includes a converted garage with two rooms and a kitchen diner fully self contained anex.

Accommodation Details
To the Ground Floor:
Entrance Vestibule with secondary glass double doors
Entrance Hall
Two Reception Rooms
Utility / Laundry Room
Guest Cloakroom/Shower Room
Basement / Store Room
To the First Floor:
Two Double bedrooms with ensuite
Two double bedrooms
To the Second Floor:
Two Spacious bedrooms

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Band: G

De La Beche Road, Sketty, SA2


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Swansea Station2.1 miles
  • Gowerton Station3.1 miles
  • Llansamlet Station5.4 miles
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