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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Milford Road, Newtown, Powys

Guide Price £370,000

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Tenure: Freehold

SMALL STATELY HOME (Approx. 3475 sq ft of accommodation) – a substantial mid-Victorian residence with garden and far-reaching views over Welsh valley and Newtown, fully renovated & refurbished in 2017/2018, semi-detached with 2 brand new kitchens, 4/5 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms and 3 bathrooms. Favoured quiet residential area on the lush green foothills overlooking the town. A wealth of original character features remain & rooms are of elegant, large proportions with high ceilings. The house abounds with large cornices, prominent period corbels, ample floor skirting, marvellous fireplaces and sash windows throughout. The residence has been completely renovated in a most elegant and stately mix of the classic Victorian and Georgian styles with attention to minute details to produce a top luxury residence for fine period living. There are opulent crystal chandeliers throughout with many gold-decorated ceiling roses in most rooms. All electric outlets and sockets throughout the house have brass Georgian-style covers. Kitchen, wardrobe, bathroom doors and handles are also period brass.

This well-appointed residence includes a magnificent Entrance Hall with original Victorian tiles and antique Georgian mantelpiece as well as an impressive chandelier with ceiling rose. The large, high-ceiling Drawing Room features a gold and crystal chandelier and a porphyry marble fireplace. It also features a delightful turret area overlooking the garden with its own chandelier creating an intimate side-space for reading, teas or perhaps an extra breakfast nook. Further, there is a Library (or additional bedroom) with marble fireplace, built-in shelves, chandelier and ceiling rose. A large brand-new, top quality Geogian-style Kitchen with Victorian fireplace and crystal chandelier with gold-decorated ceiling rose, also features an island for additional worktop and serves as a table as well. Adjacent to the kitchen is a luxury Dining Room with elegant open hearth with antique-type stove. In the hall leading to the Newly installed Kitchen with a breakfast island, there is a Cloakroom with shelves and a bathroom to serve the ground floor. At the back there is a large utility room equipped with a new clothes washer and counter with sink. Towards the rear of the entry Hall, a side door gives access to a stair leading to a large Basement/Games Room.

Upstairs there is an opulent landing foyer with a large crystal chandelier and gold-decorated ceiling rose. The stairwell features its original coloured Victorian skylight which gives the area a continuous airy and light feeling. The 1st floor has 4 Bedrooms, each with chandelier and ceiling roses, several gold-decorated. All bedrooms feature the original fireplaces. The Master Bedroom, which has a large, stately marble fireplace and a grand crystal chandelier with ceiling rose, also features a built-in wardrobe and as on the floor below, a dazzling turret area belvedere with sweeping valley views. This side space to the Master Bedroom can be used for reading, or as a dressing area, or a breakfast area. There are 3 luxury Bathrooms with Victorian-style fixtures and exquisite gold and porcelain taps and fixtures. For convenience and comfort, at the back of the floor there is an additional Kitchenette with new fridge and microwave + sink. Attic Rooms cover the entire length of the house with sufficient space for at least 2 more bedrooms or very large open area for office or additional storage or accommodation. Garden & Ample Parking Area. Gas central heating. EPC - E (48) and working fireplaces in all rooms.

This prime residence has been completely and lovingly renovated to the highest standards and tastes and upgraded to exacting specifications in late 2017/2018. The brand new luxury kitchen includes all new appliances such as large American-style refrigerator, 35” professional cooker with 5 burners, dishwasher and microwave. All bathroom fixtures, taps, brass electrics are brand new.

Dolguan East House is a substantial and sumptuous, stately period residence of the highest quality and elegance set in a quiet, secluded, lush green area with commanding views over the surrounding valley. It is one of town's best-known residences with a charming French chateau-style turret that marks it with iconic distinction.

General Remarks - Built of traditional, strong construction with attractive dual coloured facing brick, slated roof and an imposing turret. The property enjoys a commanding position on the foothills overlooking the valley with excellent easterly views over the town. The house is set in an edge-of-town position surrounded by beautiful rural and forested areas directly adjacent.

The Accommodation Comprises c. 3,590 Square Feet:

On The Ground Floor - 

Side Entrance Porch - with original mosaic tiled floor, leaded UPVC double glazed door leading to:

Spacious Entrance Hall - 6.38m x 2.36m (20'11" x 7'9") - original mosaic tiled floor, panelled radiator, decorative ceiling coving, BT point, fine original staircase to first floor, cloakroom area, access to cellar.

Sitting Room - 5.61m x 4.82m (18'5" x 15'10") - plus corner turret area 2.43m x 2.43m (8'0" x 8'0") original fireplace in Italian porphyry marble surround, 2 panelled radiators, gold-decorated ceiling rose and coving, centre ceiling rose with gold & crystal chandelier, sash windows to front and side garden, 4 further windows at the turret area. Ceiling rose with chandelier & gold-decorated corbels in turret.

Dining Room - 4.87m x 4.87m (16'0" x 16'0") - Italian marble fireplace, wall shelves to either side, panelled radiator, decorative ceiling coving, ceiling rose with gold & crystal chandelier, large sash window to garden.

Hallway - with period corbels giving access to:-

Cloakroom & Bath- with pedestal wash basin, WC low suite, panelled radiator.

Kitchen - 4.26m x 3.35m (14'0" x 11'0") - period fireplace and surround, brand new (2018) kitchen with fitted units comprising inset sink unit with extensive worktop surface adjoining to 3 walls, wall units including display unit, built-in cupboard, professional gas cooker with 5 burners + ovens, dishwasher, new laminated wood floor (original Victorian tiled floor intact underneath), panelled radiator, Crystal chandelier and gold-painted ceiling rose, window to side outlook.

Dining Room - 5.18m x 3.35m (17'0" x 11'0") – Open hearth with corbelled fire surround, wood burner, panelled radiator, 2 chandeliers, side entrance door, access to:

Utility Room - 4.87m x 1.82m (16'0" x 6'0") - stainless steel sink, gas fired central heating boiler, electric meters and fuses, new clothes washer.

Basement - with:

Office/Games Room - 4.87m x 4.26m (16'0" x 14'0") - panelled radiator, beamed ceiling, window.

On The First Floor - 

Spacious Landing Foyer - with panelled radiator, ceiling coving, Gold decorated ceiling rose with Chandelier and Victorian period coloured skylight.

Bedroom (1) - 5.58m x 4.82m (18'4" x 15'10") - plus corner Turret Room 2.43m x 2.43m (8'0" x 8'0") period fireplace in marble surround, panelled radiator, ceiling coving with gold-decorated ceiling rose & large crystal chandelier, BT point, build-in wardrobe, sash windows to front and side outlook, sash windows to Tower Room with ceiling rose & chandelier, corbels on archway entry to Turret.

Bedroom (2) - 4.82m x 4.69m (15'10" x 15'5") - original fireplace in marble surround, panelled radiator, ceiling coving, ceiling rose & porcelain rose chandelier, sash window to extensive front garden views.

Bathroom (1) - 2.74m x 2.13m (9'0" x 7'0") - white Victorian-style suite comprising panelled pedestal wash basin, WC, panelled radiator, Jacuzzi whirlpool with gold-colour taps, enamelled porcelain and gold taps to sink.

Upstairs Hallway - with ceiling roses and two chandeliers, ample storage closet at rear.

Bathroom (2) - 2.89m x 1.97m (9'6" x 6'6") - White suite with panelled bath, tiled surround, pedestal wash basin, WC low suite, corner shower with gold coloured electric shower unit and clear enclosure, panelled radiator, Lobby with linen cupboard.

Bedroom (3) - 3.23m x 3.14m (10'7" x 10'4") - original fireplace with marble surround, 2 built-in cupboards with brass lion handles, panelled radiator, sash window to side outlook, gold-decorated ceiling rose & chandelier.

Bedroom (4) - 3.35m x 3.35m (11'0" x 11'0") - original cast iron fireplace, panelled radiator, 3-branch centre light, access to loft, sash window to side outlook.

Kitchenette & storage Room - Laminate counter with new fridge, microwave, sink, wall-mounted light, cupboard, panelled radiator & overhead light rack.

3 Attic Rooms: - 

Attic Room (1) - 6.14m x 3.44m (20'2" x 11'3") - 

Attic Room (2) - 3.73m x 1.41m (12'3" x 4'8") - 

Attic Room (3) - 2.46m x 2.75m (8'1" x 9'0") - 

Outside - The property is approached by a private driveway from Milford Road leading to a 5-bar entrance gate to the property. Tarmacadam side area and parking with close boarded fence to boundary.
Gravelled front garden area with shrubs.

Services - Electricity, water, gas and drainage connected.
Gas fired central heating.
Telephone connected subject to BT regulations.

Council Tax - Band 'E' (online enquiry).

Tenure - Freehold.

Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) - A copy of the EPC is available on request or from our website.

Viewing - By appointment with the Agents.

Directions - From the town centre proceed over Longbridge turning left at the roundabout onto Milford Road and proceed for approximately 500 metres. After passing Brynwood Drive on the right, the driveway to Dolguan East is a short distance further on the right hand side at crosswalk area, opposite BT telephone post, which leads directly up to the property.

Early viewing is highly recommended due to the property being realistically priced.


These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general guideline and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract.  Intending Purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representation of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. Please note that we have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services including gas central heating and so cannot verify they are in working order or fit for their purpose. Furthermore, Solicitors should confirm moveable items described in the sales particulars and, in fact, included in the sale since circumstances do change during the marketing or negotiations. Although we try to ensure accuracy, if measurements are used in this listing, they may be approximate. Therefore if intending Purchasers need accurate measurements to order carpeting or to ensure existing furniture will fit, they should take such measurements themselves.  Photographs are reproduced general information and it must not be inferred that any item is included for sale with the property.

To be confirmed by the Vendor’s Solicitors

Vacant possession upon completion

Viewing strictly by appointment through The Express Estate Agency

Property ref: 121_1697_4564129

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23 January 2018


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