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Robins Nest, Perriswood, Gower, SA3 2HN

Added on 24/07/2020
Simpsons, Mumbles

Key features

  • Charming detached stone built cottage
  • Large reception hall
  • Ground floor shower room
  • Lounge with log burning stove set into stone fireplace
  • Original bread oven
  • Kitchen-Breakfast Room
  • Three bedrooms & family bathroom
  • Sewing room (or fourth bedroom)
  • Beautiful gardens of just over an acre
  • Rockery

Property description

Tenure: Freehold0

Positioned on the South Gower Coast overlooking the Bristol Channel with the beautiful beaches at Nicholston and Oxwich within walking distance. The rest of the Peninsula’s beauty spots and beaches are also easily accessed. Robins Nest is situated in the hamlet of Perriswood and is an old stone built detached Gower cottage that has been extended to provide three/four bedrooms. It faces due South and is surrounded by gardens and a field amounting to a little over an acre. The property has the benefit of good off road parking, a workshop, tool shed and polytunnel.  On the ground floor at the front of the house is a spacious main lounge/living room and farmhouse style kitchen/breakfast room. At the back there is an entrance hall, shower room, bedroom three and a large utility room with stairs leading to the upper floor. On the first floor is an open plan landing/study area, bedrooms one and two, family bathroom and a sewing/work room, which could easily be used as a fourth bedroom if required.



ENTRANCE - External door to entrance hall. Plumbed for washing machine. Stone flagged floor.

RECEPTION HALLWAY (utilty) - 12’0 x 11’10.  Stone flagged floor. Windows to side and rear. Stained wood panelled doors to rooms off. Open staircase to first floor.

SHOWER ROOM - With w.c. and wash hand basin.  Corner shower cubicle with electric shower unit.  Stone flagged floor. 

BEDROOM THREE - 11’10 x 10’0.  Beamed ceiling. Windows to side and rear. 

LIVING ROOM - 23’0 x 13’0.  External front door. Beamed ceiling. Multifuel stove set into stone fireplace with original bread oven. Cottage style door to kitchen. Windows to front with  inset seats enjoying a fine aspect over the garden to the Bristol Channel and Oxwich.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM - 13’10 x 13’8.  A light and airy room with 2 sets of double doors     facing south, and an additional external door facing east and large double window to rear. Beamed ceiling and stone flagged floor. Oak kitchen units with tiled work surfaces over. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit.


LANDING - Open landing/study.  Stained panelled doors to rooms off.  East facing window. 

BEDROOM ONE - 12’8 x 10’7.  Vaulted ceiling with original oak roof structure. Large window with south facing views.

BEDROOM TWO - 12’8 x 11’0.  Vaulted ceiling with original oak roof structure. Large window with south facing views.

SEWING/WORK ROOM (COULD BE A FURTHER BEDROOM IF PREFERRED) - 12’0’ x 8’5.  Tongue and groove floor boards.  West facing window. 

BATHROOM - 10’0 x 5’10 Three piece suite with electric shower over bath.  North facing window. 

All external doors and windows are double glazed uPVC.

EXTERNAL:  The cottage is surrounded by gardens and a field which has been organically managed with no use of pesticide, herbicide or fungicide by the current owners. There are fruit trees, mature hedges, shrubs, pond and a productive vegetable plot. The field has been managed to encourage pollinators and biodiversity.

There is generous off road parking. Tool shed, workshop and polytunnel

N.B The vendor has informed us that property has been renovated and insulated to current building regulations by the current owners. All the roofs have been stripped, retimbered, felted and reslated. All the floors have been insulated. All of the ground floor, with the exception of the living room, have wet underfloor heating driven by an off peak immersion heating system. The property has septic tank drainage. 
The house has been partially rewired where necessary, replumbed, and the chimney has a stainless steel liner.
The house is now very energy efficient, and the passive solar gain from the large areas of south facing glass is impressive.
The house currently uses a landline broadband service at a consistent 5 Mbps.

Note: All room sizes are approximate. Electrical, plumbing, central heating and drainage installations are noted in particulars on the basis of a visual inspection only. They have not been tested and no warranty of condition of fitness for purpose is implied by their inclusion. Potential purchasers are warned that they must make their own enquiries as to the condition of the appliances, installations or of any element of the structure of fabric of the property.


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Robins Nest, Perriswood, Gower, SA3 2HN


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Llanelli Station6.8 miles
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