Salthouse Point, Crofty, Swansea
A truly rare and unique opportunity to purchase a beautifully presented detached family home with exceptional views overlooking the famous Gower Peninsula and the bay estuary. From the moment you set eyes on the view you will be captivated and not want to leave. This delightful modern and individually designed property demonstrates contemporary architecture throughout. Situated in the superb Gower village of Crofty where you find most local amenities within walking distance and coastal pathways right on your doorstep.
This impressive home had the privilege of receiving an award from LABC CYMRU Building Excellence awards in 2019 for best individual home in Swansea.
Ty-Marlyn overlooks the Great Salt Marsh which is famed for its past use as a firing range in WWII, enormous population of wintering birds, its ponies and its salt-marsh lamb. This fantastic home is located in a prime location with all of Gower’s famous sandy beaches, bays and coves just a short drive away. It offers a spacious, bright, and airy family home with four generous double bedrooms and large living accommodation. Ty-Marlyn is a very environmentally friendly household to run, thanks to the solar panels, triple glazing, and extremely well insulated walls.
Let us explore this wonderful home in more depth.
Approach: After meandering through the gorgeous North Gower Hamlet, through the village of Crofty and to the very end of Pencaefenni Park you will be introduced to this exceptional home. You will immediately notice the beautiful façade of this very special home. The double front door further entices you to explore further.
Open-Plan Entrance/Kitchen/Dining/Family Room: 40'7" x 36'5" Upon entering you will be instantly astounded by this bright and airy spectacular space. An abundance of natural light beams in through multiple windows from all aspects of this room allowing you to enjoy the exceptional view to its full potential. This superb space demonstrates wonderful, modern, open-plan family living to perfection. This entire space is beautifully laid with wood effect porcelain tiles with underfloor heating and is charmingly lit with spotlighting.
The spacious entranceway and lovely ash staircase with glass balustrade leading you the first floor are both features which cannot fail to impress.
The Kitchen area has been expertly designed to utilise the space. It houses a range of units beautifully topped with cream granite worktops fitted with an array of integrated AEG appliances including two ovens, grill, microwave, and dishwasher. Here you also have a double sunken stainless-steel sink with drainage board and room for an American style fridge/freezer.
This superb kitchen also has a desirable island housing extra storage units topped with granite worktops and housing an integrated 5-ring AEG induction hob with feature elevated extractor fan. The island also enjoys an integrated wine cooler and breakfast bar for up to five stools.
Situated just off the kitchen area you have a generous in size dining area with ample room to house a large dining set and double French doors leading out the patio area. This space would be perfect for wining and dining with friends and family.
The living area is another generous space with two double French doors leading out to the patio area creating a great connection between the garden and home perfect for entertaining guests. This space also enjoys hidden wiring for a TV.
Boot Room & Storage Cupboard: Leading off the entranceway you have a very useful boot room with ample space to hide all those outdoorsy shoes and coats and an additional storage cupboard where you will find all the electrics for the home.
Sitting Room: 16'1" x 10'9" Situated to the front of the home you have a spacious sitting room wonderfully laid with wood effect porcelain tiles with underfloor heating. Light floods in through the three feature windows to the front and one to the side and is beautifully lit with spotlighting. This space would be perfect for relaxing after those long days or socialising.
Utility: Here you have a very generous utility room laid with fantastic wood effect porcelain tiles with underfloor heating. This useful space houses a range of extra base units with an integrated stainless-steel sunken sink with drainage board and room for two under the counter appliances. The utility also enjoys spotlighting, dual aspect windows, access out to the rear and to a modern ground floor shower room.
Shower Room: This fully tiled shower room houses a WC, large wash basin with storage underneath, large walk-in shower, heated towel rail, underfloor heating, and spotlighting.
First Floor: Let us now ascend the gorgeous Ash stairway with glass balustrade and explore what the first floor of this beautiful home has to offer.
Gallery Landing: What a spectacular space! As you ascend the stairway you will notice the copious amount of natural light shining in through the large feature window to the front of the home. This airy space is currently being used as a seating area but has potential to be an additional bedroom, study or whatever you may desire. The gallery landing is wonderfully laid with carpet, has superb, vaulted ceiling, and would create a perfect space for relaxing and enjoying the views of the countryside with the estuary in the distance. From here you have access to all the bedrooms, family bathroom, and useful storage cupboard which also houses the water tank.
Master Suite: 20'11" x 17'0" From the moment you step into the master suite you will be drawn to the two double door Juliet balconies with exceptional ever-changing views of the Gower Peninsulas and the estuary. Light floods into this generous in size bedroom which enjoys spotlighting, is laid with carpet, and has ample space for a seating/dressing area.
The dressing area enjoys an array of fitted hanging rails and shelving, spotlighting, is laid with carpet, and has a window to the rear of the home.
Leading off the dressing area you have a lavish master en-suite which is fully furnished with a WC, his and hers wash basins with storage underneath, superb free-standing bath, large walk-in shower, heated towel rail, feature radiator, fully tiled, spotlighting, and windows to the rear with lovely outlooks.
Bedroom Two: 17'9" x 10'1" Situated to the front of the home you have a bright and airy, double bedroom. This generous space has the pleasure of a large window to the front of the home with a lovely outlook, is laid with carpet, and has ample room to house a seating/dressing area or whatever you may desire. Bedroom two also has direct access to the main family bathroom creating a Jack and Jill effect.
Family Bathroom: Another beautifully modern bathroom, which is fully furnished with a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, fitted bath with a shower unit, heated towel rail, fully tiled, and spotlighting.
Bedroom Three with En-Suite: 14'7" x 13'4" A lovely in size double with a large window to the front of the home creating lovely and bright room. This bedroom is laid with carpet and has the pleasure of a Jack and Jill en-suite shared with bedroom four.
En-Suite: This fully tiled en-suite enjoys a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, walk-in shower, heated towel rail, and spotlighting.
Bedroom Four: 13'4" x 10'5" Another lovely in size double bedroom with spectacular views overlooking the estuary from the superb double door Juliet balcony. This wonderfully bright room also enjoys another feature window to the side of the home, laid with carpet, and has ample room for a dressing/seating area.
Step Outside...: Externally you can really appreciate the superb position of this brilliant family home. The panoramic views can be enjoyed from all aspects of the rear garden and will not fail to mesmerize you! A lovely mix of level lawn and patio area is perfect for summer BBQ’s, while enjoying the ever-changing views. Externally you also have multiple socket points and access right the way around the circumference of the home. To the front you have a brick laid driveway which allows ample parking for an array of cars.
Double Garage: Detached from the main home you have a generous double garage with an electric up and over door, lighting, electric and a concrete floor. Ample amounts of room to house two cars and an array of tools.
Solar Panels: Ty Marlyn also has very useful solar panels which contribute toward a more energy efficient home and generates a small income.
Local Area: One of North Gowers most popular coastal walks can be joined from almost the doorstep of
Ty Marlyn and will take you all the way to Rhossili if you desire. A glorious walk through the gentle countryside of North Gower along the Wales Coast Path.
Weobley Castle is nearby, situated on the Wales Coast Path, a medieval fortified manor house. It is a great place to take photos of the 14th century castle and the spectacular views. CADW opens the castle year-round except for the Christmas period, and for a small fee you can soak up the atmosphere and picture the de la Bere family going about their daily lives.
The absolutely charming coastal village of Mumbles is just a short distance away and is located to the west of The City of Swansea. The village itself offers a full array of quality restaurants and individual boutiques with beachside promenade that meanders along the coast with coffee shops, parks, art galleries, boutique shops and ice cream parlours en-route.
Alongside our award-winning beaches, scenic coastal paths and Marina, Swansea is blessed with great sporting facilities. With championship golf courses, Olympic sized swimming pool and full array of water sports, horse riding and outdoor recreational activities are available.
Additional Property Information: Freehold
Tax Band - G