Nestled in the heart of the popular village of Mumbles you will find this spectacular hidden gem, Hazel Lodge. A grand and beautifully presented Victorian home situated in a superb location opposite Underhill Park with wonderful outlooks. This gorgeous dwelling oozes character with charming features peppered throughout. The design and layout of this property has been carefully thought out, offering stylish and generous accommodation.
This impressive 5 bedroom detached home is very generous in size and is bestowed with lovely grounds perfect for relaxing or entertaining. Situated just a short stroll away from Mumbles village where you can enjoy a vast number of plush boutiques, cafes, pubs, and restaurants to name but a few.
The beautiful sea front promenade is within walking distance from your doorstep and can be enjoyed for miles. Mumbles is known locally as the gateway to the Gower Peninsula which is the first ever designated area of natural outstanding beauty, with beautiful beaches, interesting coves to explore and breath-taking coastal walks.
Let us explore this spectacular home in more detail…
A major refurbishment was carried out on the house 10 years ago. This included the installation of a new Welsh slate roof, bespoke hardwood doors and windows, all new electrical and gas systems, new bathrooms and solid wooden floors amongst other upgrades. The refurbishment was architecturally sympathetic - deliberately to restore the authentic Victorian splendour of the property.
After journeying through the charming village of Mumbles you will arrive at a generous driveway guiding you into Hazel Lodge. At the entrance you will be greeted by an attractive, well established front garden which frames the charming façade of this impressive home. To the side you will find double iron gates leading you to the rear and an eye-catching tiled porch enticing you to the original hard wood front door.
Upon entering the entranceway, you will immediately notice the character this home has to offer. The attractive high ceilings, original feature ceiling and part panelled walls draw you further in and invite you to explore further. This generous and airy space is split over two levels and is part laid with wonderful solid oak and carpet flooring. From here you have access to all the main living spaces, cellar, cloakroom, and staircase leading to the first floor.
Firstly, you will be draw into the charming lounge which is open to the entrance. An abundance of natural light beams into this space thanks to the large bay window with a patio door to the front. The wonderful solid oak flooring flows into this room from the entranceway and from here you have beautiful vistas overlooking the mature front garden. The lounge oozes character offering high feature ceilings and delightful open fire which creates a superb focal point for family photos.
Situated to the front of the home you will find another extremely bright room with a large bay window overlooking the well-manicured garden. This versatile space is currently being used as a desirable library but would lend itself as a perfect sitting room, quiet snug, or study to name but a few. Offering high feature ceilings, an array of fitted shelving and TV cabinet. This gorgeous space is perfect for unwinding and relax after those long days.
For more formal entertaining you have a lovely size dining room with ample room to house a large dining set for multiple seats. This space has the pleasure of striking oak flooring, feature ceiling, inset shelving/storage, and a large window to the side of the home. From here you can access the generous kitchen/breakfast room and a hallway which guides you back around to the entranceway.
This superb size kitchen/breakfast room is bursting with natural light. Here you have a large window overlooking the covered verandah, sash window to the side, array of base units, stainless-steel sunken sink, under the counter freezer, tall fridge, neff oven, 4-ring gas hob, and an aga oven which contributes to heating this room. This entire space is laid with slate tiles, and you have ample room for a breakfast table housing 6 seats.
From the kitchen/breakfast room descend two steps into the lobby. Here you have a generous space to store your outdoorsy coats and shoes after enjoying the impressive grounds. This space offers charming slate flooring, a sash window to the rear, and from here you have access to the utility and sunroom.
An essential utility room housing an array of extra storage units, triple stainless-steel sunken sink, sash window to the side, slate tiled flooring, and room for three under the counter appliances.
Located off the rear lobby you have a generous covered veranda laid with tiled flooring. This space enjoys ample room to house an array of seating and from here you have access to the garage, storage cupboard and the front and rear of the home. This great space is highly convenient for drying wetsuits/swimwear and changing/washing off after exploring everything the Gower peninsula has to offer.
Journey back to the entrance/hallway, step down into a desirable study which is fully equipped with fitted shelving, large desk and storage cupboards. This space is laid with carpet and enjoys a window to the side of the home.
A useful ground floor cloakroom which is pleasantly furnished with a WC, wash basin, extractor fan, oak flooring, and large double door storage cupboard with fitted hanging rails/shelving.
Let us now journey to the first floor of this exceptional home to see what it has to offer…
Ascend the beautiful staircase which has a runner of plush carpet where you will be greeted by a picturesque window to the side of the home allowing abundance of natural light to flood in. You arrive at a split-level spacious landing where you will again be in awe of the feature high ceiling, wooden flooring and additional two sash windows to the side. From here you have access to all the bedrooms, two family bathrooms, and additional WC.
Firstly, let us explore the rear wing of Hazel Lodge where you will find the master bedroom, bedroom five, bathroom, additional WC, and a large storage cupboard housing the water tank and boilers.
An exceptional size space with natural light beaming in through the dual aspect windows to the rear and side. This substantial room is laid with carpet and offers ample space for a seating/dressing area. The master bedroom also enjoys a walk-in wardrobe with sensor lighting, private sit out balcony and en-suite fully furnished with a WC, wash basin, feature free-standing bath with hand-held shower head, walk-in shower, mirror with lighting, spotlighting and is fully tiled.
Situated just off the landing you have a useful WC housing a wash basin, WC and sash window.
Journey down the corridor where you will find a doorway sectioning off bedroom five and the bathroom creating a wonderful guest bedroom with private en-suite.
Journey further down the hallway and you will find a bathroom fully furnished with a WC, wash basin, fitted bath with shower, feature heated towel rail, extractor fan, sash window to the side and tiled flooring.
A beautifully bright double bedroom with dual aspect sash windows overlooking the delightful garden. This space is laid with carpet.
The front wing of the home is where you will find bedrooms 2-4 and an additional family bathroom.
A spectacular size room situated to the front of the home with brilliant outlooks of the mature front garden and Underhill Park through the large window. This bedroom also has the pleasure of an array of fitted wardrobes, feature ceiling and carpet.
Another spacious, welcoming bedroom which is wonderfully bright and airy. Light floods in through the large window which has gorgeous views overlooking the front garden and Underhill Park. This room also enjoys a charming feature ceiling, wash basin and is laid with carpet.
Situated to the side of the home you have another lovely size double bedroom with lots of natural light beaming in through the window. This room offers a high feature ceiling and is laid with carpet.
Fully furnished with a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, fitted bath with shower, heated towel rail, tiled flooring, and part tiled walls.
A beautifully, well-manicured, mature garden! Pathways guide you around the grounds of this magnificent family home where you will find multiple seating areas to relax and enjoy the sounds of bird song and take in your surroundings. There is a gorgeous mixture of high quality artificial grass, patio, chip stone and decking areas which can be enjoyed all year round. The high quality artificial grass creates a perfect all-weather play area with no mess. An abundance of mature trees, shrubs and plants are peppered throughout the grounds creating endless opportunities to view the local wildlife. Here you have external lighting and an enclosed area where you can hang your washing out of sight.
To the front of this impressive home, you have a perfectly manicured front garden with an abundance of trees, shrubs and plants lining the lawn. Here you also have ample parking and a paved pathway guiding you around the side of the home.
Summer House & Gym
Externally you also have two spectacular, aesthetically pleasing, outbuildings which are currently being utilised as a summerhouse with additional storage cupboard and home gym. Perfect for relaxing or taking on your weekly workouts. Both are fully equipped with electric, lighting and the WiFi works from here also.
To the rear you also have a large parking area for multiple cars and a single garage with ample space for a single car and all your outdoorsy tools. The garage is fully equipped with electric roller door, lighting, and electric sockets.
Hazel Lodge is an ideal family home located within an area which has so much to offer.
The coastal village of Mumbles is absolutely charming and located to the west of The City of Swansea. The village itself offers a full array of quality restaurants, individual boutiques and is very popular with families due to the beautiful parks, award winning beaches, gardens, and excellent schools. Recently listed in The Sunday Times as one of the best places to live, Mumbles is known locally as the gateway to the Gower Peninsular, which is the first ever designated area of natural outstanding beauty, with beautiful beaches, interesting coves to explore and breath-taking coastal walks.
Alongside our award-winning beaches, scenic coastal paths, and Marina we are blessed with great sporting facilities. With championship golf courses, Olympic sized swimming pool and a full array of water sport activities to enjoy. Culturally benefiting from museums, galleries, theatres, and historic castles, with Wales in general often referred to as “the castle capitol of the world”. Swansea is also home to a centre celebrating the entire works of Dylan Thomas. Commuting is popular in the area as Swansea has such excellent rail transport, and the M4 is highly accessible which provides links to the rest of the UK.
Additional Property Information
Tax Band - D
Water - Billed
Double Glazed Hardwood Windows