6 bedroom detached house for sale

Lettons Way, Dinas Powys

£795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning 6 bedroom farmhouse dating back over 500 years.
  • Set in gardens of around 1/3rd of an acre, close to the village centre.
  • Stunning lounge with vaulted ceiling.
  • Refitted kitchen with built-in appliances and breakfast island.
  • Sitting room with large stone inglenook fireplace.
  • Dining room and conservatory.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


SUMMARY
Set in large gardens, a 6 bedroom stone built historical farmhouse originally dating back over 500 years, and extended over time to provide a very comfortable family home of character. The property retains many outstanding features including a very large inglenook fireplace with original bread oven.


DESCRIPTION
Set in gardens of around a third of an acre, an historical stone built farmhouse which originally dates back over 500 years, and has been extended over time to provide a very comfortable family home with a huge amount of character and very flexible accommodation laid out over two floors. Approached via a long driveway, the property has a very nice blend of old and modern, retaining a lot of the amazing original features whilst having been updated with heating systems, double glazing, security system, modern bathrooms and a refitted kitchen.
The ground floor accommodation briefly comprises an entrance hallway, a sitting room with a very large stone inglenook fireplace with a wood burning stove, a separate dining room, study/home office area, a useful 'boot' room which could be utilised in a number of different ways, the stunning kitchen with a range cooker and breakfast island, a conservatory and cloakroom/wc.
The property in recent years has been extended into the gardens and a main feature of farmhouse is the spacious and imposing lounge which is on the first floor level but leads out to the raised patio area and sun deck ( the lounge is accessed via a short staircase from the study area). Additionally on the first floor there are six bedrooms - one being a guest suite with an en-suite shower room and another being the master bedroom with shower and wc facilities.
The large gardens are mainly laid to lawn and they are fronted by a natural woodland garden.

Location 
Dinas Powys is a thriving village offering a variety of amenities including a well regarded primary school, a range of independent shops, and a number of pubs and restaurants, In the village there is a doctors surgery, a pharmacy, post office, a veterinary practice and two railway stations.
Within a short drive are a range of higher level schools, both public and private, together with shopping facilities and supermarkets in the seaside Victorian town of Penarth, which also has a regional railway station. Cardiff International Airport is around a 20 minute drive. The property has excellent road links to the M4, allowing access to Bristol, the Midlands and London. Cardiff central station is a 20 minute drive.
The nearby town of Penarth offers a full range of amenities including a varied shopping centre, a Victorian beachfront area with an historic pier which has a cinema, art gallery, bars and restaurants.

Ground Floor Accommodation 

Entrance Hall 
The hallway is entered via a glazed and panelled front door and there is a staircase, rising to the first floor landing, which has storage beneath. Radiator.

Sitting Room 15' 4" x 11' 4" extending to 14' 4" into recess ( 4.67m x 3.45m extending to 4.37m into recess )
A reception room full of character and history with a large stone built inglenook fireplace with a stone hearth housing a cast iron log burning stove and retaining the original bread ovens and an inset heavy oak mantle. Radiator. Fitted wall lights. Stone framed recess to one wall. Double glazed and leaded window facing the front garden and double glazed French doors to the conservatory.

Dining Room 16' 3" x 10' 6" ( 4.95m x 3.20m )
Another room of character with a a feature stone chimney breast with a stone hearth and an inset oak mantle. Radiator. Fitted wall lights. Beams to the ceiling. Double glazed and leaded window to the front garden. Doorway to the study area.

Study / Office Area Irregular Shaped Room 13' 10" max. x 9' 1" max. ( 4.22m max. x 2.77m max. )
A very useful area which has been used as a study/home office area for many years. The study is well-lit with natural light from a double glazed and leaded rear facing window and a high level roof light window. Built-in storage cupboards with one cupboard housing one of the 'combi' central heating boilers. Radiator. Stairs to the upper lounge extension.

Boot Room 11' 6" max. floor width x 10' 2" ( 3.51m max. floor width x 3.10m )
A good size room which can be accessed directly from the garden via a doorway under the upper deck area and could be utilised in a number of different ways. Tiled effect laminate flooring. Radiator.

Kitchen / Diner 20' 6" x 9' 2" ( 6.25m x 2.79m )
The modern kitchen has been fitted with an extensive range of oak fronted wall and base units incorporating contrasting dark granite work surfaces, as well as a matching 'island' breakfast bar which also has a dark granite top with additional storage beneath. Inset stainless steel 'one and a half bowl' sink with mixer taps and grooved drainer to the side. Stainless steel range cooker with multi-ovens and a five burner gas hob with a stainless steel and glass canopy style extractor over. Built-in dishwasher. Light coloured stone tiled floor. Radiator. Space for an American style fridge/freezer. Inset lighting to the ceiling. Two rear facing double glazed and leaded windows. Stable gate door to the conservatory.

Conservatory  15' 1" max. x 9' max ( 4.60m max. x 2.74m max )
A brick based and double glazed conservatory overlooking a paved terrace to the side, which can be accessed via the double glazed French doors. Wood laminate flooring. Radiator. Fitted wall lights. Door to:-

Cloakroom/wc 
A white suite comprises a close coupled wc and a wash hand basin. Plumbing and space for a washing machine. Double glazed window.

First Floor Accommodation 

Upper Lounge 16' 11" extending to 26' 7" max. x 17' max. ( 5.16m extending to 8.10m max. x 5.18m max. )
The property has been extended to the side into the garden and a stunning feature of the farmhouse is this very spacious lounge which is at first floor bedroom level but opens onto a large patio and sun deck at the front via Double glazed French doors with double glazed full length windows at each side. Again, this room enjoys lots of natural light from three further double glazed windows to the rear and a high level roof light window. Feature chimney breast with a raised stone hearth housing a 'burning coals' gas fire. Light wood flooring. Radiator. Fitted wall lights. Beams to the ceiling. Access to the guest suite, the first floor landing and bedrooms.

Guest Suite / Bedroom Two 11' 9" x 11' 1" ( 3.58m x 3.38m )
Entered from the lounge via a small hall area which has a double glazed window, access to a loft area and a doorway to the en-suite. The guest double bedroom is very generous in size and has a double glazed and leaded window to the front patio, radiator and inset lighting to the ceiling.

En-Suite Shower Room/wc 
A modern shower room with a white suite comprising a vanity unit to one wall with overhead lighting and an inset wash hand basin as well as a toilet with a concealed cistern. Double width shower enclosure with a glass wall to the front and fitted thermostatic shower. Ceramic tiled floor. Radiator. Inset lighting to the ceiling. High level skylight window.

Landing 
Feature mural to one wall depicting the farmhouse and gardens. Inset lighting.

Bedroom One 15' 7" x 15' 5" max. into shower area ( 4.75m x 4.70m max. into shower area )
The main double bedroom has a double glazed and leaded window to the front garden. Situated in a large recess is a corner shower enclosure fitted with a thermostatic shower, spa jets and an entertainment system. To the side of the shower there is a vanity unit with a circular sink. Radiator. Door to an en-suite wc with ventilation extractor and wood panelling.

Bedroom Three 10' 2" x 9' 2" ( 3.10m x 2.79m )
A double bedroom with a double glazed and leaded window to the front. Inset lighting to the ceiling. Loft access. Radiator.

Bedroom Four 12' 8" x 11' 1" ( 3.86m x 3.38m )
Another double size bedroom, with a double glazed and leaded window to the front. Radiator.

Bedroom Five 12' 3" max. x 7' 11" narrowing to 4' 6" into doorway ( 3.73m max. x 2.41m narrowing to 1.37m into doorway )
Double glazed and leaded window to the front. Radiator.

Bedroom Six 10' x 8' 3" ( 3.05m x 2.51m )
Double glazed and leaded window to the rear aspect. Radiator. Access to the loft space housing the second central heating boiler.

Family Bathroom 
A white suite comprises a panelled bath with an electric shower over, a pedestal wash hand basin and a close coupled wc. Ceramic tiled splash areas. Radiator. Inset lighting to the ceiling. Double glazed and leaded windows to the side and rear.

Gardens 
Approached via a long, tarmac driveway the gardens in front of the farmhouse are mainly laid to lawn and lead to a natural woodland area which reaches down to the road. The garden has many areas to either plant, grow or just sit and enjoy. Within the garden are a wide variety of different plants, shrubs and trees all of which attract a diverse range of wildlife. Immediately in front of the farmhouse is a paved patio and sun deck area which the present owners use for al-fresco dining and siting their hot tub. There is another paved patio to the side of the farmhouse. Storage sheds and outside lighting.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 March 2018

Nearest stations

  • Dinas Powys (0.4 mi)
  • Eastbrook (0.6 mi)
  • Cogan (1.5 mi)
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14 Cardiff Road, Dinas Powys, CF64 4JS

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Peter Alan, Dinas Powys

14 Cardiff Road, Dinas Powys, CF64 4JS

029 2243 0174 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Dinas Powys (0.4 mi)
  • Eastbrook (0.6 mi)
  • Cogan (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Peter Alan, Dinas Powys

14 Cardiff Road, Dinas Powys, CF64 4JS

029 2243 0174 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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