Detached house for sale in Walter Road, Abertawe, Walter Road, Swansea SA1

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Detached house for sale - 7 bedrooms 7 4 3
Tenure: Not available Council tax band: Not available

Property features

  • Property Of Impressive Proportions
  • Original Features & A Wealth Of Character
  • Graceful & Elegant Period Property
  • Ep
  • C - F24

Property description

A Former Bishop Residence, Delightfully Preserved, Located In Highly Sought After Area In The Heart Of The Uplands. Swansea
This residential property exudes curb appeal, character and charm from the off-set. On entering, the elegant rooms greet you with impressive proportions and imposing features
Having considerable local historical interest, it is believed that the stone fronted abode was once used a doctors surgery, before being utilised by the Catholic Church.
Arranged over four floors including access to a basement, chapel, bedrooms with En-suites, grand and regal dining room and so much more!
The Uplands has become over the years, an ever popular area to reside. Benefiting from a highly regarding school, beautiful parks and walks and some of the best eateries, bars and restaurants Swansea has to offer.

Enterance Foyer

Enter via a hardwood door to the front elevation, tiled floor, centre ceiling light. Glass panelled door to:

Reception Room

4.9m01max x 5.5m - Single glazed bay window to the front elevation with decorative panelling, decorative cornice to ceiling, centre ceiling light, 2 double panel radiators, carpet, marble fireplace with decorative fire, storage cupboard to alcove, glass and wood panelling leading into:

Inner Hall

Carpet, understairs storage, door to basement area, stairs to the first floor, 2 double panel radiators, 2 centre ceiling lights, decorative coving to ceiling. Doors off leading into:

Chapel (8.4m x 4.2m)

Three bay windows to the front and side elevation, 2 double panel radiators, carpet, centre ceiling light with decorative ceiling and cornice, wooden panels to either side of the bay windows, wall mounted lights, floor to ceiling storage cupboards, one having a wash hand basin with mixer tap and storage.

Dining Room (8.13m x 4.62m)

Three sectional single glazed sliding windows to the side elevation, three sectional sliding windows to the rear, single glazed French doors to the rear, carpet, 2 double panel radiators, picture rails, decorative coving to ceiling, 2 centre ceiling lights, decorative marble fireplace with tiled hearth and cast iron fire. Into:

Dressing Room (3.33m x 1.22m)

Double glazed window to the rear, single panel radiator, carpet, centre ceiling light.

Washing Area (1.68m x 1.98m)

Carpet, single panel radiator, centre ceiling light, 2 wash hand basins on a worktop.


WC, double glazed window to the side, carpet.

Rear Hall

Carpet, stairs to the third floor, hardwood door leading to the lean-to to the rear. Door leading to:

Reception Two (3.5m x 4.52m)

Single glazed sash windows to the front elevation, carpet, centre ceiling light, double panel radiator, decorative fireplace with wooden surround. Door opening to:

Kitchen (4.62m x 3.84m)

Wall and base units with worktop over, breakfast bar area, space for a gas cooker, stainless steel sink with mixer tap and double drainer, space for fridge/freezer, double glazed window to the front elevation, 3 centre ceiling lights, built-in storage units, lino flooring, double panel radiator. An Ideal Concorde boiler providing domestic hot water and heating to the property. Hardwood doors to the front and rear elevation.

Rear Enterance / Storage Area (3.9m x 2.95m)

A perspex screened door to the side elevation, perspex screen door to the rear elevation, hardwood door leading into the outhouses to the rear elevation.


First Floor Landing

Stairs to the second floor, carpet, 2 centre ceiling lights, decorative cornice to ceiling. Doors off to:

Bedroom One (4.04m x 3.58m)

Sash windows to the front and side elevation, double panel radiator, carpet, centre ceiling light, coving to ceiling. Door into:

Jack And Jill Style Bathroom (2.62m x 3.05m)

Three piece suite comprising of a panelled bath with tiled splashback and shower attachment, WC, pedestal wash hand basin, centre ceiling light, double panel radiator, carpet, obscure sash window to the front elevation. Hardwood door leading back to the hallway.

Bedroom Two (4.01m x 3.33m)

Sash windows to the side elevation, carpet, pedestal wash hand basin, built-in storage cupboard, double panel radiator, coving to ceiling, centre ceiling light.

Bedroom Three (3m x 4.85m)

Accessed via steps down from the landing area. Sash window to the front elevation, carpet, double panel radiator, centre ceiling light. Steps up leading to:

Ensuite Bathroom (2.16m x 2.9m)

Sash window to the front elevation, four piece suite comprising of a WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, tiled splashback, freestanding shower with glass door, centre ceiling light, single panel radiator, carpet.

Bedroom Four/Study (3.48m x 3m)

Double glazed window to the side elevation, centre ceiling light, carpet, built-in desk unit, single panel radiator.

Bedroom Five / Upstairs Living Area (8.15m x 4.9m)

Two sash windows to the rear elevation, sash window to the side elevation, 2 double panel radiators, carpet, picture rails, decorative coving, an imposing fireplace with tiled hearth, marble surround and a cast iron fireplace, 2 centre ceiling lights.

Second Floor Landing

Carpet, access to loft space, centre ceiling light.. Door to:

Bedroom Six (2.92m x 8.13m)

Three windows to the side elevation, window to front, window to rear, carpet, double panel radiator, single panel radiator, carpet, stainless steel sink with mixer tap and drainer on worktop, 3 centre ceiling lights.

Bedroom Seven (3.78m x 4m)

Floor to ceiling built-in storage cupboards with sliding doors, window to the front elevation, double panel radiator, carpet.

Bathroom (3.28m x 1.73m)

Three piece suite comprising of a WC, pedestal wash hand basin with splashback, panelled bath with splashback, skylight to the side elevation, single panel radiator, carpet.

Rear Landing Area

Cupboard housing the boiler/water tank, window to side, access to loft space. Stairs back down to the first floor.


Garage & Outbuilding


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