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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Great House, Southerndown, Vale of Glamorgan

Guide Price £795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Outstanding Detached Character House
  • Entrance Hall, 3 Generous Reception Rooms, Kitchen Breakfast Room, Utility and Cloakroom
  • 4 Double Bedrooms, En Suite Bathroom and Shower Room
  • 3 Bedroom, Self-Contained Annexe or Easily Converted into a Large Single Property
  • Extensive Parking and Double Garage
  • Stunning South Facing Landscaped Gardens with Country and Coastal Views
  • Gross Floor Area in Excess Of 3800 Sq. Ft
  • EPC Rating D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Substantial detached character house offering flexible family accommodation located in the picturesque village of Southerndown. Great House enjoys an elevated position with views of the surrounding countryside, coastline and the Bristol Channel. The present owners have improved and extended this unique property to an excellent standard whilst retaining its charm and many original features.

Great House offers accommodation including hardwood entrance door to HALLWAY with traditional spindle staircase, parquet block floor and door to CLOAKROOM, fully tiled with white WC, wash hand basin and under stairs cupboard. Elegant LIVING ROOM, polished timber floor, double glazed sash windows and handsome carved timber fireplace with marble inset and gas fire. Substantial formal DINING ROOM, recessed wood burning fire, parquet block floor, sash window and French doors to garden, generous STUDY, recess shelving and sash window. Spacious, well lit family KITCHEN, extensive range of cupboards and island unit, oil fired AGA, full length double glazed windows and door to garden, integrated oven, hob, dishwasher and fridge. SIDE HALL, offering access to UTILITY ROOM and attached DOUBLE GARAGE.

LANDING, window to rear and walk in airing cupboard containing gas boiler. MASTER BEDROOM, channel views, built in wardrobes and connecting door to annexe cottage. Concealed entrance to EN SUITE BATHROOM, traditional white suite including claw foot bath, double shower, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. BEDROOM 2, an “L” shaped room with channel views. Double BEDROOM 3, double glazed window to front and wash hand basin. BEDROOM 4, a further double, wash hand basin and airing cupboard with lagged tank and coastal views. Separate SHOWER ROOM, fully tiled containing shower, pedestal wash hand basin and WC, window to side elevation, fully tiled to walls.

The OLD STABLE ANNEXE adjoins the main house and provides extensive and comfortable 3 bedroom accommodation, which the owners rent out as a self-catering holiday home. A separate entrance door leads to HALLWAY with tiled floor and utility cupboard with door to three ground floor BEDROOMS, FAMILY BATHROOM and well appointed modern white EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM. A half turn spindle staircase leads to a first floor LOUNGE with oak floor, views of surrounding farmland and glimpses of the sea. Open plan to KITCHEN area, cottage cupboards and integral oven, hob, extractor, dishwasher and fridge, connecting door to main house.

The annexe cottage could easily be adapted to form an integral part of the main house.

There are two generous walled gardens to the south and a large lawned area to the north bordered on two sides by agricultural land. There is much to enjoy in this garden: lawns, an elevated summer house, a stone bothy and mature fruit gardens.

This home sits within the catchment of St Brides Major Primary School, a feeder to Cowbridge Comprehensive School. It is also within travelling distance of a number of well-regarded Private Schools.

Owing to the uniqueness of this very special property, it is strongly recommended that you walk around it to fully appreciate all it has to offer.

FOOT NOTE: Behind the nearby Golden Cups Public House there is permission for family tent pitches (only) to be erected between the months of March and October.

Property ref: 121_1804_2861453

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Added on Rightmove:
27 April 2015


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