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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Cathedral Road, Cardiff

Sold STC £690,000

Property Description

Key features

  • EPC - D
  • Semi-Detached
  • Five Double Bedrooms
  • Large Garden
  • Garage
  • Parking

Full description

A handsome and typically Victorian semi-detached home, which has been exceptionally well maintained throughout and steeped in Victorian history, boasting an array of well preserved original features, which include tiling, coving, fireplaces and cornices. The property is situated in Pontcanna, a leafy suburb on the fringe of Cardiff City Centre bursting with activity and including some very well renowned restaurants, bars and boutiques. With accommodation comprising five double bedrooms, three large reception rooms, two bathrooms and an en-suite situated over three floors, this semi-detached residence provides the space for a magnificent family home. Including a large enclosed rear garden, parking and a double garage.

The double garage is a great addition with an electronic roller shutter door and development potential for a separate dwelling such as a coach house, subject to the relevant planning consent.

Entrance - A large forecourt, a hardstand pathway and a storm porch laid with traditional tiling, tiled walls and an original, partially glazed wooden front door.

Hallway - Exceptional mosaic Victorian floor tiles, stairs rising to the first floor with original balustrades and newel post, original decorative coving, a ceiling rose, dado rail and a radiator.

Lounge - 17'10 into bay x 15'00 into chimney recess (5.44m - Fitted carpet, a large front aspect bay window with double glazed sash windows, a period cast iron fireplace with inset tiling, a slate hearth and a marble surround. Coving, a ceiling rose and finally a radiator.

Dining Room - 15'10 x 13'10 into recess (4.83m x 4.22m into rece - A large formal dining room laid to fitted carpet, two side aspect PVCu double glazed windows, two radiators, coving, a ceiling rose and a dado rail.

Cloakroom - A low level W/C, a pedestal wash basin and partially tiled walls.

Laundry Room - A multi purpose room used as a laundry room, comprising base units with an inset sink, plumbing for appliances, a side aspect PVCu double glazed window and a radiator.

Study - 9'09 max x 7'07 max (2.97m max x 2.31m max) - An L-shaped room, currently used as a study, laid to fitted carpet, there is a side aspect PVCu double glazed window and a cupboard housing a gas 'combi' boiler.

Kitchen - 15'02 x 12'09 (4.62m x 3.89m) - A range of wall and base units and display cabinets, there is an inset 1 and 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit, a fitted four ring gas hob, a double oven, tile splash-backs and a side aspect PVCu double glazed window. Finally there is a dado rail, radiator and a door into;

Family Room - 17'00 x 10'02 (5.18m x 3.10m) - Laminate flooring, a side aspect PVCu double glazed window, rear aspect French doors to the garden and a radiator.

Basement - 24'00 max x 12'08 max (7.32m max x 3.86m max) - Limited ceiling height and suitable for storage.

First Floor -

Landing - Fitted carpet, stairs rising to the second floor, a dado rail and a door allowing access to the second staircase and side access.

Master Bedroom - 17'00 x 12'11 (5.18m x 3.94m) - Positioned at the rear of the building, fitted carpet and a rear aspect window overlooking the rear garden. There are built in wardrobes, overhead storage and a radiator. Door into;

En-Suite - A four piece suite comprising a double shower cubicle, a low level W/C, pedestal wash basin and a bidt. There is a built in dresser unit, storage housing a 2nd gas 'combi' boiler, a radiator, heated towel rail and a side aspect PVCu obscure double glazed window

Bedroom Two / Living Room - 20'01 to chimney breast x 17'11 into bay (6.12m to - Formally the master bedroom and currently used as a first floor living room. Exposed floorboards, a traditional cast iron fireplace and a slate hearth. There is a front aspect bay window fitted with double glazed sash windows and finally coved ceilings and a rose.

Bedroom Three - 15'10 x 13'03 to chimney breast (4.83m x 4.04m to - Fitted carpet, two side aspect PVCu double glazed windows and an original cast iron fireplace. Two radiators.

Bathroom - A four piece suite comprising a panelled bath, a stand alone shower cubicle, a pedestal wash basin and a high level W/C. There is a side aspect obscure PVCu double glazed window, tile splash-backs and a radiator.

Second Floor -

Half Landing - A rear aspect PVCu double glazed window and a door into the loft storage.

Landing - Fitted carpet, a large original storage cupboard and loft access.

Bedroom Four - 16'00 x 13'03 to chimney breast (4.88m x 4.04m to - Exposed floorboards, an original cast iron fireplace, a rear aspect PVCu double glazed window and a radiator.

Bedroom Five - 15'02 x 11'09 to chimney breast (4.62m x 3.58m to - Front aspect wooden double glazed sash windows, an original cast iron fireplace and a radiator.

Bathroom - A three piece suite comprising a panelled bath with a mixer tap, a shower attachment and a glass shower screen. There is a pedestal wash basin, a low level W/C, tile splash-backs and a front aspect obscure window.

Outside -

Front Garden - A large forecourt with a dwarf wall, a wrought iron fence and a pedestrian gate. There is a hardstand pathway, decorative stone paving and planting areas.

Rear Garden - A large rear garden, which is fully enclosed and offers side access via a lockable wooden gate. The garden has been very well maintained and comprises a flagged patio area, lawn, decorative stone chippings and planting borders encorporating plants and mature shrubs. To the rear of the garden there is a raised parking area and double doors into the garage.

Garage - 23'01 x 19'06 (7.04m x 5.94m) - A large double garage with an electronic roller shutter door to the rear lane and double doors to the parking area towards the rear of the garden, there are two windows and storage space. This garage is suitable for further development into a separate dwelling, such as a coach house, subject to the relevant planning permission.

We have prepared these property particulars as a general guide to a broad description of the property. They are not intended to constitute part of an offer or contract. We have not carried out a structural survey and the services, appliances and specific fittings have not been tested. All photographs, measurements, floorplans and distances referred to are given as a guide only and should not be relied upon for the purchase of carpets or any other fixtures or fittings. Lease details, service charges and ground rent (where applicable) and council tax are given as a guide only and should be checked and confirmed by your Solicitor prior to exchange of contracts. The copyright of all details, photographs and floorplans remain exclusive to Hern & Crabtree.

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25 May 2016


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