A superbly presented and detached 4 double bedroom family home with idyllic and uninterrupted sea views across the Channel towards Somerset and along the coastline. From the grassed cliff walk immediately in front of the property, you can walk to the beach and the country park within minutes.
Situated in an elevated position at the end of a long cul de sac, a superbly presented and detached family home with idyllic and uninterrupted sea views across the Channel towards Somerset and along the coastline. From the grassed cliff walk immediately in front of the property, you can walk to the beach and the country pak within minutes. The present owners have strived to ensure the property has been continually refurbished to provide an up to date and comfortable home. The ground floor accommodation briefly comprises an open porch area leading to the entrance hallway, cloakroom/wc, a 20ft dual aspect lounge with sea views, study/office, a stunning kitchen/dining room with a centre island in the kitchen area and as well as a range of built-in appliances, and a separate utility room. To the first floor there is a generous landing with an area for a desk or seating, a master bedroom with a large balcony which takes full advantage of the channel and coastal views - making it a wonderful place for morning coffee or a 'sundowner', a second double bedroom with a stylish en-suite, two further double bedrooms, and a modern family bathroom. Features include double glazing, gas central heating and the property has a double width driveway which leads to a double size garage with a remote controlled electric door. The rear garden has been landscaped for ease of maintenance with various seating and dining areas as well as raised flower beds and an artificial lawn.
Marine Drive is located on the west side of Barry and enjoys glorious, uninterrupted views across the Bristol Channel and the coastline, The property is conveniently located for many of the amenities and facilities available within the immediate area as well as the nearby town of Penarth. The beach is within a few minutes' walk from the house, across the park area. The A4050 gives easy access towards the A4232 and the M4 motorway, as well as Cardiff city centre with it's well regarded shopping centres and Cardiff Bay with it's restaurants, bars and the Millennium Centre. Cardiff International Airport is less than 5 miles away and can be reached very quickly by car.
Ground Floor Accommodation
Entered from the covered porch area via a composite and double glazed front door with double glazed full length side screens. Wood laminate flooring. Half-turn staircase to the first floor, with a walk-in storage cupboard beneath. Radiator. Coving to the ceiling.
A contemporary white suite comprises a close coupled wc and a wash hand basin. Ceramic tiled splash areas and floor. Ventilation extractor.
Study 10' 7" max. X 6' 6" max. ( 3.23m max. X 1.98m max. )
A very useful study/office with a double glazed window to the front porch area. Wood laminate flooring. Radiator. Coving to thre ceiling. Loft access.
Lounge 19' 11" x 11' 10" ( 6.07m x 3.61m )
A well proportioned reception room with two double glazed windows to the front enjoying views of the channel towards the Somerset coastline. At the other end of the room there are double glazed French doors leading out to the rear garden. Light wood flooring. Log burner style gas fire which can be controlled remotely. Two separate radiators. Coving to the ceiling. Glazed double doors to the kitchen/dining room.
Kitchen / Dining Room 23' 3" x 13' 9" max. ( 7.09m x 4.19m max. )
A large kitchen/dining room which has been fitted with a comprehensive range of gloss white wall and base units incorporating contrasting dark granite work surfaces and an inset stainless steel 'one and a half bowl' sink with a grooved drainer to the side. Built-in Neff double oven/grill as well as a five burner gas hob with a glass and stainless steel extractor over. Built-in dishwasher and tall larder fridge. Centre island with matching gloss base storage units and a red granite work surface forming a breakfast bar. Tiled flooring. Two separate radiators. Inset lighting and coving to the ceiling. Double glazed windows to the side and rear as well double glazed French doors to the rear garden. Door to the utility room.
Utility Room 9' 11" x 4' 10" ( 3.02m x 1.47m )
Fitted with gloss white base units incorporating a dark working surface with an inset stainless steel sink and drainer with a mixer tap. Plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. Ceramic tiled floor. Radiator. Wall mounted Glow-worm Energy 30r central heating boiler. Double glazed window and door to the side of the property. Internal access door to the garage.
First Floor Accommodation
A bright and airy landing with a seating area and a double glazed window to the front with amazing and far reaching coastal views. Access to the boarded loft space via a 'pull-down' ladder. Two separate radiators. Wood flooring. Built-in airing cupboard.
Bedroom One 16' 3" x 13' 7" ( 4.95m x 4.14m )
A generous master bedroom which has the benefit of double glazed bi-fold doors to the balcony and views across the channel towards Somerset. Bamboo hardwood flooring. Feature radiator. Inset lighting to the ceiling as well as a pendant light fitting.
A stunning feature of the property is the balcony off the master bedroom and is the ideal place for morning coffee or tea to start the day. With amazing views over the park and channel, the balcony has a paved floor and an opaque privacy screen to one side.
Bedroom Two 12' x 11' ( 3.66m x 3.35m )
The second double bedroom has a rear facing double glazed window and a range of built-in wardrobes and storage cupboards. Wood laminate flooring. Radiator. Door to the en-suite.
En-Suite Shower Room/wc 10' 4" max. X 6' max. ( 3.15m max. X 1.83m max. )
Mosaic tiled walk-in shower area fitted with a thermostatic rainfall shower inset lighting above and a ventilation extractor. The suite further comprises a wc with a concealed cistern and a vanity unit along one wall with a feature oblong wash hand basin, a mosaic tiled surface and a mirror with lighting. Heated towel rail. Double glazed window.
Bedroom Three 13' 10" max. X 11' 3" max. ( 4.22m max. X 3.43m max. )
A double size bedroom with channel and park views from the two front facing double glazed windows. Wood laminate flooring. Recess for wardrobes along one wall. Fitted vanity unit with an inset wash hand basin and electrically lit mirror over. Radiator.
Bedroom Four 12' x 8' 4" max. ( 3.66m x 2.54m max. )
The fourth double bedroom has a double glazed window with views over the rear garden. Wood laminate flooring. Radiator.
Family Bathroom 9' 2" x 7' 3" ( 2.79m x 2.21m )
The tiled bathroom has been refitted with a stylish white suite comprising a double ended bath with mixer taps and a shower head, a wash hand basin set on a vanity unit, and a close coupled wc. Heated chrome towel rail. Inset lighting to the ceiling. Ventilation extractor. Electric shaver point. Double glazed window.
To the front there is a double width driveway leading to the double garage and immediately in front of the house a broken border for pot plants. A walkway at the side of the garage leads, via a gate, to the rear garden. The walled and fenced rear garden has been attractively laid out with a raised sun deck and seating areas for al-fresco dining. In the centre is an artificial lawn surrounded by raised flower beds which are stocked with a wide variety of plants and shrubs. Outside lighting and water tap.
Double Garage 17' 6" max. X 17' max. ( 5.33m max. X 5.18m max. )
A double garage with an electric and remote controlled 'up and over' door. Power and lighting.