An imposing and substantial detached residence situated on a generous plot and offering versatile accommodation for the discerning buyer. Benefitting from pleasant gardens incorporating a heated swimming pool, this home is truly a gem within the Monmouthshire region and boasts character and charm juxtaposed with modernity that is demanded within a home of this calibre. Built by renowned builders Dalton and Hayward in 1971 and offered for sale for the first time in 25 years, this executive home has been featured in drama series for both Netflix and the BBC due to it's unique and individual design. Read more
Description - An imposing and substantial detached residence situated on a generous plot and offering versatile accommodation for the discerning buyer. Benefitting from pleasant gardens incorporating a heated swimming pool, this home is truly a gem within the Monmouthshire region and boasts character and charm juxtaposed with modernity that is demanded within a home of this calibre. Built by renowned builders Dalton and Hayward in 1971 and offered for sale for the first time in 25 years, this executive home has been featured in drama series for both Netflix and the BBC due to it's unique and individual design.
The unique layout has to be viewed to be fully appreciated. Currently the accommodation comprises to the first floor a square hallway surrounds a central Atrium, which is used as a dining room and off to the sides there are the entrance porch, living room, snug, kitchen/breakfast room, rear porch/utility, office/study, master bedroom with en-suite, bedrooms two and three, family bathroom and separate cloakroom. Stairs lead down to the lower floor which currently comprises snooker room, gym, shower room, music/whisky room, wine cellar, bedroom four, bathroom, large kitchen and storage rooms. It should be noted that, due to the layout, the lower floor could easily be utilised as a self-contained apartment which would be ideal for multi-generational living.
The village of Llangybi is only a short drive from the small towns of Caerleon and Usk and offers great road links to Newport, the M4 and other cities including Cardiff and Bristol. Caerleon itself is recognised for it's historically important Roman Fortress and Baths which makes it popular with tourists. Today it is home to numerous small businesses, many of which are near the small common at it's centre. The area offers excellent primary and secondary schools, good health care facilities and numerous pubs and restaurants.
The First Floor accommodation is access via double doors which lead into the:
ENTRANCE PORCH - This area has laminate flooring and a sliding door store cupboard to one side. A Georgian style door with side panels allows access to:
ENTRANCE HALL - A large square hallway with laminate flooring and two radiators which encircles a stunning 'Central Atrium'.
CENTRAL ATRIUM - 4.63m x 4.22m - Currently in use as a dining room with tiled floor and a pitched roof allowing sunlight to flood in. This room has fully glazed walls on three sides and a single radiator.
LIVING ROOM - 7.49m x 5.01m - Double Georgian style French doors lead into this stunning reception room with two fully glazed walls offering panoramic views towards The Celtic Manor Resort in the south and Usk in the west. There is a central stone feature open fire and chimney breast with tiled heart, fitted carpet and skirting radiators.
SNUG - 4.75m x 3.25m - A cosy room with laminate flooring, skirting radiator, hatch adjoining the kitchen and patio doors that open onto a decked balcony with wrought iron balustrade overlooking the side garden and south facing views beyond.
KITCHEN / BREAKFAST ROOM - 4.77m x 4.42m - Fully fitted with a large range of white wall and base units with granite work surfaces and uplifts. Twin bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap over, central island unit with granite top and integrated 'Canon Nutone' 1960's retro unit for mixer attachments, storage cupboards, drawers and seating for four. Plumbing for dishwasher, 'Stoves' induction range hob with electric oven beneath and extractor fan, tiled to splashbacks, tile effect laminate flooring and extensive sliding doored larder section to one wall. Access off to:
REAR PORCH / UTILITY ROOM - 2.70m x 2.65m - Space for a fridge freezer, tile effect laminate flooring, radiator, large sliding doored store cupboard, rear facing Georgian style door with side panel. Doorway leading back to the Hallway with store cupboard to one side and access to:
MASTER BEDROOM - 4.35m x 4.03m - Laminate flooring, full width sliding mirrored door wardrobes, second set of wardrobes, radiator, front facing picture window with views towards Usk.
EN SUITE BATHROOM - Laminate flooring, radiator, suite comprising 2mtrs long panel bath with waterfall mixer tap, wc, wash hand basin with vanity unit and mirrored toiletry cupboard over, corner full height adjustable mirror and front facing double glazed window.
BEDROOM TWO - 3.82m x 3.01m - A double room with fitted carpet, side facing double glazed window and radiator.
BEDROOM THREE - 3.82m x 3.26m - Another double bedroom with fitted carpet, radiator, louvred door wardrobe, corner wash hand basin with vanity unit and rear facing double glazed window.
FAMILY BATHROOM - Laminate flooring, tiling to splashbacks, corner shower cubicle with 'Mira' shower over, wash hand basin with vanity unit and mirror over, wc, radiator and rear facing double glazed window.
CLOAKROOM - Pedestal wash hand basin, wc, tiling to splashbacks, radiator and side facing double glazed window.
OFFICE / STUDY - 3.18m x 2.97m - Fitted carpet, front facing double glazed window and skirting radiator.
Staircase to GROUND FLOOR - The Ground Floor accommodation is accessed via a staircase from the Hallway which leads down to a lower hall with under stairs store area, fitted carpet and double radiator. The entire ground floor area could easily be adapted for multi-generational living.
SNOOKER ROOM - 7.46m x 5.26m - Laminate flooring, large front facing double glazed panel. Original Riley 1950's snooker table with new championship baize and lights over. Double doors adjoin a good size wine store with laminate flooring. Access off to:
GYM - 6.97m x 2.90m - Laminate flooring, sliding door store cupboards, front facing double glazed window, skirting radiator. The gym equipment is available by private negotiation.
SHOWER ROOM - Cushion flooring, front facing double glazed window, wash hand basin with waterfall mixer tap, seating area, wc, tiled walls and shower cubicle with electric rain shower over.
MUSIC/WHISKY ROOM - 4.29m x 3.23m - Laminate flooring. Radiator. Side facing double glazed patio doors.
BEDROOM FOUR - 5.36m x 3.51m - A double room with laminate flooring. Side facing double glazed patio doors. Radiator.
BOILER ROOM - 2.65m x 2.45m - Housing a new 70KWatt boiler installed in 2019 with pressurised tank and two pumps one serving the domestic heating and the other serving the outdoor pool. Shelving for laundry and patterned glass window.
BATHROOM - White bath with waterfall tap, wc pedestal wash hand basin, laminate floor, radiator and rear facing double glazed window.
KITCHEN - 4.67m x 3.23m - Sliding door store cupboards. Stainless steel double drainer. Sink unit. Laminate flooring. Glazed door to rear garden.
Outside - OUTSIDE:
Located at the entrance to Parc Close in the village of Llangybi and set back on the right hand side, the property is approached by a tarmac drive leading to a parking area for numerous vehicles. Steps at the front of the property lead to the main living area on the first floor level where the balcony enjoys panoramic views towards the Celtic Manor and Usk Valley.
The property is set in extensive, well maintained lawned gardens with a mature fir hedgerow surrounding the plot making it very private. There are patio areas to one side and at the rear there is a 10mtrs x 8 mtrs (max) outdoor heated and filtered swimming pool. Externally there is also a heated greenhouse, pool pump room, laundry room and access to three extensive basement cellar stores.
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Property at a glance
1970's built dalton/haywood detached residence
Coming to the market for the first time in 25 years
Versatile two storey accommodation
Currently five bedroomed although it could accommodate up to nine
Used as a location for dramas on both bbc and netflix
We are fortunate to sell and let a huge variety of property in one of the most beautiful regions of Britain. Set within glorious unspoilt countryside straddling the English Welsh borders are picturesque villages.