Exceptionally unique three bedroom detached property in one of Rhiwbina's most sought after residential roads. Close to local amenities of the village and surrounding areas.
A charming larger style detached three bedroom corner residence of character, built circa 1953 and occupying a delightful positon on the corner of both Heol Iscoed and Cae Marw Road, just a short level walk from Rhiwbina Garden Village and Thornhill Cross Roads. This exceptionally rare detached home, occupies a generous corner plot garden, tree lined and level, and affording maximum privacy by means of mature high well tended hedgerow boundaries which provide private functional front, side and rear gardens, and incorporate a 2/3 car private drive and a substantial detached garage. The property retains many original features including stunning wood block floor, elegant stained glass leaded windows, plate rails and picture rails and an imposing entrance recpetion hall inset with a wide and chamring returning stair case which leads to a sizeable bright gallery landing. The property has been modernised in recent years including many PVC replacement double glazed windows, gas heating with panel radiators, a modern well fitted open plan kitchen and breakfast room (20'8 x 8'7), and a stylish modern first floor family bathroom equipped with a white suite comprising both panel bath, slim line wc, shaped wash hand basin and a separate corner shower cubicle. The well designed and versatile living space also comprises an entrance porch, an entrance reception hall, a ground floor shower room with wash hand basin and wc, and a large formal dining room (13'0 x 13'0).
The ground floor also comprises a charming spacious principle lounge (15'5 x 12'1) inset with a stone fireplace, three windows and a white PVC french door which opens onto the private front gardens. The first floor comprises three double sized bedrooms, the master bedroom being a generous (15'5 x 12'1), and a modern white family bathroom. This imposing detached house occupies a fine position fronting a quiet residential road, away from busy passing traffic with an extensive range of amenities on the door step including The Old Butchers Arms with its popular Restaurant, and a meandering Brook/River known as Rhydwaedlyd Brook where you can find lovely local walks and rides.
Within walking distance are Rhiwbina Village and Llanishen Village. These each boast a wide range of local independent shops and services including convenience stores, restaurants, hairdressers, cafes and pubs. The shops in Heol Llanishen Fach include a takeaway,
hairdressers, Post Office and an excellent local butcher. The Ty Glas retail park is a short walk away and offers national retailers. There are numerous pubs and restaurants close by.
The several large supermarkets nearby are complemented by a Sainsbury's Local just up the road
which has extended opening hours. An optician, a dentist and a gp's surgery are all walkable as is
Llanishen Leisure Centre. The University Hospital of Wales at Heath is easily accessible.
Regular and frequent bus services run along Thornhill Road connecting with Cardiff City Centre and Cardiff Bay and there is easy access to the A470and the M4. Within walking distance are three local railway stations connecting to Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Central. There are several green areas within a short walk and, slightly farther away, are Cefn Onn Park, Caerphilly Mountain and the Taff Trail.
Rhiwbina Garden Village
Approached via a charming stained glass leaded front entrance door.
Entrance Reception Hall
Approached via a part panelled entrance door leading to a central and charming hallway of character, inset with a wide returning period staircase with handrail, pretty diamond leaded secondary double glazed timber casement window to side, coved ceiling, double radiator.
Downstairs Shower Room
Front Lounge 15' 5" x 12' 1" ( 4.70m x 3.68m )
Inset with a white PVC double glazed diamond leaded French door with matching side screen and upper light windows opening on to a private screened frontage garden, further pretty diamond leaded secondary double glazed timber casement window with front garden outlook, stone fireplace with tiled hearth inset with a living flame coal effect gas fire, two white PVC double glazed diamond leaded windows to side aspect, coved ceiling, two radiators.
Formal Dining Room 12' 11" x 12' 11" ( 3.94m x 3.94m )
Independently approached from the entrance reception hall, charming wood block flooring, pretty diamond leaded secondary double glazed timber casement window with a side garden outlook, coved ceiling, large radiator, electric fire.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room 20' 8" x 8' 7" ( 6.30m x 2.62m )
Well fitted along three sides with an extensive range of modern high gloss floor and eye level units with stylish handles and round nosed granite patterned laminate work surfaces incorporating a Schott Ceran Teka four ring electric hob beneath a stainless steel canopy style extractor hood, matching tall storage unit housing an eye level integrated fan assisted electric oven with separate grill, work surface incorporating a modern sink unit with chrome mixer taps, vegetable cleaner and drainer, integrated Blomberg automatic washing machine, integrated fridge freezer, matching eye level display cabinets with glass fronts and internal lights, under unit lighting throughout, deep pan drawers and standard drawers with soft closing facility, ample space for a breakfast table and four chairs, large radiator, integrated wine rack, two white PVC double glazed windows with side and rear garden views, white PVC double glazed outer door opening on to an enclosed rear garden. Coved ceiling with spotlights, walls chiefly ceramic tiled, attractive vinyl flooring.
First Floor Gallery Landing
Charming landing of character, inset with two large and imposing characteristic stained glass leaded windows each secondary double glazed facing both side and front aspect, wide returning original staircase with half landing and main landing, coved ceiling, access to roof space, built out airing cupboard housing factory insulated copper hot water cylinder.
Master Bedroom One 15' 5" x 12' 1" ( 4.70m x 3.68m )
A substantial bedroom, inset with two pretty diamond leaded timber casement windows to front and side garden aspect, double radiator, coved ceiling.
Bedroom Two 12' 11" x 9' 10" ( 3.94m x 3.00m )
Independently approached from the landing, inset with a large timber casement diamond leaded light window with side garden aspect, coved ceiling, radiator.
Bedroom Three 12' x 10' 4" ( 3.66m x 3.15m )
Pretty diamond leaded light timber casement window with outlooks across the private rear gardens, coved ceiling, radiator, oval shaped wash hand basin incorporated within a built out vanity unit.
Modern white suite with ceramic tiled walls comprising large shaped panel bath with chrome mixer taps, pop-up waste and chrome hand grips, slimline W.C., shaped pedestal wash hand basin with chrome taps and pop-up waste, radiator, separate ceramic tiled larger corner shaped shower cubicle inset with a chrome shower unit, PVC double glazed window to side, Vent Axia air ventilator, radiator.
Private off street vehicular entrance drive approached directly from Cae Mawr Road enclosed on one side by a mature screen of hedgerow 8 ft high, and on the alternative side by brick built boundary walls with further screens of trees to afford privacy leading to......
Modern up and over door, outside security light with sensor, decorative garden gate leading to.......
Beautifully private rear garden level and partly paved incorporating a good size sun terrace finished with stone borders inset with a wide variety of shrubs and plants and leading directly on to both the side and then on to the front gardens. The side garden extends the depth of the property providing a further lawn tree lined and very private with secure brick built boundary walls lined with garden trees and hedgerow affording maximum privacy and security, whilst a pathway leads to a further sheltered front garden area, again level inset with a rose garden, a shaped lawn, an entrance path with garden gate approached from Cae Mawr Road, all enclosed by natural screens of mature hedgerow and garden trees affording again maximum privacy and security. Outside security light with sensors, quite delightful.