Pen Y Fai Lane, Llanelli
For Sale £495,000
Utterly charming, The Old Coach House and grounds are just beautiful!
From the moment you ascend the approaching road and turn into the driveway of The Old Coach House, you will be in awe and eagerly wanting to explore the home and grounds.
Once a working Coach House part of the former 1,800 Acre Stradey Estate, you have historical and characterful delights peppered through the property, such as the original steps in the courtyard used to climb and mount the horses and carts. Original terracotta pathway edging lies in the garden and even the original iron tethering rings for the horses are, now pride of place mounted on the wall of The Snug'. The horses which used to service Pen Y Fai mansion were looked after and prepared for in The Coach House and used to take just a short trot across the road and into the mansion grounds for their daily duties.
For all these reasons and more the now renovated and extended Old Coach House is an absolute joy to explore.
You arrive at the private property through electric gates and into a very generous driveway courtyard which is surrounded with mature trees and bird songs. You have ample parking and detached garage with electric door.
You enter the home via a grand stone arched entrance and into a very unique and attractive entrance hallway. It is adorned with modern quarry mosaic tiled floor and a locally handcrafted Oak and colourful stained glass feature window.
Throughout the home you will observe Oak floors, beams, architraves, deep window sills, doors and skirting boards, providing a wealth of rustic charm and quality craftsmanship.
This wow factor room has a number of special features including double height pitched ceilings with exposed Oak beams, Oak flooring, two ornate/old fashioned radiator, and a gargantuan stone and Oak beam fireplace with wood burner inset. You have oodles of natural light thanks to the two windows to front, and, floor to ceiling windows and patio doors to rear with access directly onto the generous patio terrace. You have fabulous garden views with estuary glimpses.
Also used as a dining room currently with ample room to house a dining set for at least eight people.
A fantastic reception room to unwind or entertain.
A fantastic space and additional reception room with Oak floors, feature brick wall, window with deep sill and floor to ceiling window to front courtyard. From here you have the East wing, hand carved Oak staircase leading up to the
Flexible space currently utilised as a bedroom, ample room to incorporate a home office or dressing room.
Good size double bedroom, window to rear garden and ample room for wardrobe furniture.
Back on the ground floor you have the remainder
A homely, hub of the home with great amount of space which is laid with slate tiles and has a rustic feature Oak beam.
The kitchen is fitted with attractive Oak kitchen base and wall units topped with granite worktops. You have integrated Range electric cooker, dishwasher and double Belfast sink. There is space for an American style fridge/freezer. You also have an island unit with an integrated wine cooler
Doorway to lounge.
You also have a space to house a dining set, easily housing six to eight people.
A handy room with fitted units with plumbing for a washing machine, room for one other under the counter appliance and Velux window for extra light.
Conservatory with cloakroom
Very spacious, double glazed, tiled floor with access to and spectacular vistas over the beautiful gardens. You also have access to an additional enclosed side patio area and a handy cloakroom housing a WC and hand basin.
Fantastic size double with windows to rear and side gardens, and ample room for bedroom furniture.
What a unique, gorgeous bathroom. You have a black and white theme with floor and wall tiles, freestanding roll top bath, large shower unit, towel rail, WC, wash basin, window to rear garden and window to front.
A large walk in airing cupboard is located off the bathroom which also houses the boiler.
We can now ascend the East wing hand crafted Oak staircase to the.
East wing first floor:
You arrive at the landing where you will find a number of nooks for storage and small desk area.
Very generous bedroom with feature exposed beams, raised platform for the bed in order to take advantage of the views across to North Gower over the estuary. Windows over rear garden, ample room for furniture.
Beautiful décor with stone colour tiles, wooden floor, exposed beams, shower unit, WC, wash basin, towel warmer and storage in eaves. A lovely feature cylindrical window sits above the Juliet balcony with it's own veranda.
The grounds of The Old Coach House, approximately 0.5 acres are simply glorious and encompass the family home. This substantial area incorporates 22 Pen Y Fai Lane to create exceptional grounds. You will feel a sense of peacefulness and tranquillity in the grounds being surrounded by nature and the calls of many different types of birds.
The rear garden is very generous with views over the estuary over to North Gower coastline and a woodland backdrop.
The garden is mainly laid to lawn (large area) with cultivated boarders, shrubs, mature trees and fruit trees (apple, pear, quince).
You have a large patio terrace stretching the length of the rear of the property which provides a number of different areas to either relax, dine or entertain.
An original high stone wall separates the rear and side garden, it is like entering through to a secret garden.
The side garden also had a metal large shed and an additional concrete hard standing in readiness for an additional shed.
There is also electricity installed in readiness for an outdoor pool if the next vendor so wishes to build one.
The gardens have a mix of fence and stone wall boundaries and a small woodland area perfect for children to explore.
Detached garage with electric door, internal workspace/storage, room above with pull down ladder access and lighting. You also have a pedestrian doorway to the rear garden.
Whilst these particulars are believed to be accurate, they are set for guidance only and do not constitute any part of a formal contract. Dawsons have not checked the service availability of any appliances or central heating boilers which are included in the sale.