A wonderful opportunity to purchase this spacious and unique, three double bedroom detached cottage, situated on Ironbridge Road in Tongwynlais. The original ‘school house’ dates back to 1902 and has some delightful original features that remain at the heart of this beautiful home. The original fireplaces are evident in every room and enhance the tasteful decoration throughout. Sympathetically modernised and extended by the current owners and is offered for sale for the first time in 18 years. The stunning open plan kitchen/diner and utility room have transformed the property to create a beautifully appointed family home. The property briefly comprises; entrance hallway, reception room (left), open plan lounge, kitchen, diner, plus utility room and WC. To the first floor there are 3 double bedrooms and a spacious family bathroom. Furthermore, the property benefits from a superb garden with ample entertaining space, is a short walk away from the village primary school, and also benefits from being in the catchment area of two excellent comprehensive schools, Radyr and Plasmawr (Welsh). The property, for any cycling enthusiasts is directly on the Taff Trail. Golf courses and other leisure amenities are also close by.
Entrance Hall – Via timber hardwood door with decorative glass panels. Staircase rising to the first floor. Door to;
Reception Room/ Study – 3.68m x 3.23m (12’0″ x 10’7″) – (Left off hallway) A versatile room that is currently being used as an office but would make an ideal second lounge or dining room, if desired. With carpeted floor, UPVC double glazed sash window to front. Feature fireplace. Deep skirting boards. Painted to walls, with dado rail and smooth ceiling. Radiator panel.
Lounge – 4.24m x 3.95m (max) (13’10” x 12’11” (max)) – (Right off hallway) A bright and spacious room with laminate flooring, painted walls, smooth ceiling, UPVC double glazed sash window to front. Feature open fireplace, tiled and with wood surround. Radiator. TV and telephone point. Under stair cupboard. Open plan to;
Kitchen – 5.10m x 5.09m (16’8″ x 16’8″) – A superb open plan kitchen, diner with a range of solid oak wall and base units with contrasting work surfaces over. Neff appliances, five ring gas hob, and integral dishwasher. One and half bowl sink, UPVC double glazed window overlooking rear patio and garden. Large central island with seating, power sockets and integral wine fridge. Ample space for large dining table and chairs. Tiled floor and electric Velux windows. Door to;
Utility Room – 1.65m x 4.21m (5’4″ x 13’9″ ) – A valuable space with tiled floor, laminate work surfaces with plumbing under for washing machine and tumble dryer. Door to rear patio and gardens. Electric Velux window and door to;
Wc – 1.70m x 1.37m (5’6″ x 4’5″ ) – with low level WC and wash hand basin.
Landing Area – Via carpeted staircase to stripped floorboards. Doorways leading to all bedrooms, bathroom and WC. Hatch to loft.
Bedroom One – 3.23m x 3.65m (10’7″ x 11’11” ) – Oak door and stripped floorboards. UPVC double glazed sash window to front. Feature fireplace. Radiator. Space for wardrobes. Papered feature wall. Picture rail. TV point.
Bedroom Two – 3.36m x 3.69m (11’0″ x 12’1″ ) – Oak door and carpeted floor. Hardwood double glazed sash window to front. Feature fireplace. Painted walls with Picture rail and smooth ceiling. Fitted wardrobe. Radiator with TRV.
Bedroom Three – 3.30m x 2.81m (10’9″ x 9’2″ ) – A further double bedroom with carpeted floor, painted walls, smooth ceiling, UPVC double glazed window to rear. Feature fireplace.
Family Bathroom – 3.28m x 2.77m (10’9″ x 9’1″ ) – White free standing jacuzzi bath with chrome taps, wash basin vanity unit with chrome mixer tap, corner shower unit with glazed door and chrome mixer shower. Link flooring, Cupboard housing Worcester combination boiler and shelving. Radiator.
Wc – 0.85m x 1.89m (2’9″ x 6’2″ ) – White low level WC, lino flooring, painted walls, smooth ceiling, UPVC double glazed window to rear.
Outside – FRONT
The frontage is laid to stone chippings either side of the front door. The rear can be accessed by a secure side gateway.
A superb rear garden accessed from the kitchen to small patio with outside tap and power point. Steps lead to a generous lawn and decking area with delightful views. The garden benefits from a garden store with power and a greenhouse and is bordered by mature hedgerows and timber fencing. Furthermore, there is armoured cabling preparation for outside lighting. Gated access to the front of the property.
Tenure – This property is Freehold. This will be verified by the purchaser’s solicitor.
Council Tax – Band F
Epc – Rating E