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2 bedroom detached house for sale

Dunster Cottage, South Road


2 bedroom detached house for sale

Dunster Cottage, South Road



Property features

  • Detached stone built cottage
  • Retains original features
  • Extensively refurbished
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Set on a good size plot
  • Attractively laid out gardens
  • Off road parking

Nearest stations

Cadoxton (1.3mi.)
Dinas Powys (1.7mi.)
Barry Docks (1.8mi.)

Nearest schools

school icon  Sully Primary School (0.2mi.)
school icon  Palmerston Primary School (1.2mi.)
school icon  Cadoxton Primary School (1.4mi.)

Property description

A unique mid to late 19th century, detached stone built cottage recently extensively refurbished but retaining many original features and set in attractively laid out gardens. The property, a County Treasure, benefits from a good size plot with off road parking to the side and currently comprises two reception rooms, kitchen, two bedrooms and a bathroom. It is conveniently situated for local primary school, public transport, local shop, access to Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan and the Wales Coast Path. EPC: E.


Ground Floor

Original wooden front door. Feature stone walling. Tiled floor. Double glazed window to the side. Stripped doors leading off to lounge and dining room.

Dining Room - 13' 5'' x 11' 9'' (4.09m x 3.58m)
Flagstone floor. Feature stone fireplace, chimney breast and walling. Double glazed windows to the front and side. Power points. Central heating radiator. Beam ceiling. Natural wood door through to the kitchen.

Kitchen - 13' 6'' x 5' 6'' approx (4.11m x 1.68m approx)
Tiled flooring. Beam ceiling. Feature stone walling. Belfast sink in wooden surround. Base units and granite worktops. Stripped wooden shelving. Power points. Built-in five burner gas hob and eye level oven. Double glazed window overlooking the rear garden.

Rear Porch/Utility - 9' 6'' x 5' 7'' (2.89m x 1.70m)
Quarry tiled floor. Double glazed windows to rear and side. Door out to the rear garden. Gas central heating boiler. Power points. Fitted shelving.

Lounge - 14' 5'' x 14' 5'' (4.39m x 4.39m)
Flagstone flooring. Beam ceiling. Solid oak shelving. Feature stone fireplace, chimney breast and walling. Double glazed windows to the side and rear. Natural wood staircase with attractive antique tiled risers. Central heating radiator. Power points.

First Floor

Window to the rear. Exposed beams. Stripped doors off to the various rooms. Stairs up to attic. New pitched pine flooring.

Bedroom 1 - 13' 5'' x 10' 10'' (4.09m x 3.30m)
Double glazed window to the front. Fireplace with wooden surround. Power points. Central heating radiator. Built-in cupboards. New pitch pine flooring.

Bedroom 2 - 14' 6'' x 11' 0'' (4.42m x 3.35m)
Double glazed window to the side. Built-in cupboard. Exposed beams. Natural wood paddle stairs up to the attic space, which is boarded providing storage space. Central heating radiator. Power points. New pitch pine flooring. Wrought iron fireplace.

Bathroom/Toilet - 7' 2'' x 7' 2'' (2.18m x 2.18m)
Suite comprising panelled bath with shower fitment, Wash hand basin on a wooden base and low level w.c. Part tiled walls. Central heating radiator. Exposed beams. Window to the rear.


Fronting on to South Road with a gate leading to a driveway to the side which provides ample parking space for a couple of cars.

Rear and Side
There are good size gardens to both sides and rear, laid to lawn and flowerbeds, well stocked with mature trees and including a few fruit trees, vegetable garden area and quarry tiled patio. In the rear is a stone outbuilding which has been re-roofed comprising a store room with electric light and power points, fitted shelving and stone flooring, a toilet with low level w.c. Belfast sink, stone flooring, electric light and power point. Wood store and garden store room. There is an area to the side with a slate roof above making a very pleasant sitting area with a quarry tiled floor overlooking the garden.

Additional Information

We have been informed by the vendor that the tenure of the property is freehold.

Council Tax Band
The Council Tax band for this property is E, which equates to £1,881.08 for the year 2019/2020.

Approximate Gross Internal Area
990 sq. ft. / 92m2.

Works carried out include, re-plastered walls, new double glazed wooden windows, all the doors have been dipped and treated, a damp proof course installed and wood worm treated, new pitched pine flooring on the first floor and a new roof on the outbuilding which was a pigery.This property has planning permission (2014/01070/FUL) for a two storey extension to the rear. The application was granted in November 2014 and stipulates that the works permitted should be started within five years of the permission date. The plans approved allow for a kitchen/diner, utility and cloakroom on the ground floor and master bedroom with balcony, dressing room and en-suite on the first floor. The full plans are available to view on the Vale of Glamorgan planning portal.

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