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Began Road, Michaelston Y Fedw, Cardiff 5 bedrooms, £875,000 Freehold


Occupying a fine semi-rural location with wonderful scenic country views, this large and charming five bedroom country home provides extensive level private gardens and grounds, nestled on the outskirts of the hamlet village of Michaelston y Fedw. Must be seen! No chain!

Occupying a fine semi-rural location with wonderful scenic country views, this large and charming five bedroom country home provides extensive level private gardens and grounds, nestled on the outskirts of the hamlet village of Michaelston y Fedw. Must be seen! No chain!

Occupying a fine semi-rural location with wonderful scenic country views, this large and charming five bedroom country home provides extensive level private gardens and grounds, nestled on the outskirts of the hamlet village of Michaelston y Fedw. Must be seen! No chain!

A large and well-designed five bedroom double fronted residence of character, built circa 1600, constructed with 32 inch solid stone walls, converted into a dwelling circa 1935 and greatly extended circa 1955 and 1995. This impressive family home occupies a truly stunning rural location, with large and lovely gardens adjacent to open fields and countryside. The property is located in Michaelston Y Fedw, a small and exclusive rural village located between Lisvane and Old St Mellons, a short drive off the A48 which gives direct access to the M4 within 10 minutes. The property is set amongst beautiful scenic countryside, yet still only 20 minutes' drive to Cardiff City Centre. The property lies within the catchment areas of Marshfield Primary School and Bassaleg High School. The fee paying school St John's College is only 5 minutes drive away. The population in 2011 was 296, and this pretty hamlet village includes the parish church of Saint Michael, and a local pub called the Cefn Mably Arms. It first opened in 1824. Since 2017, the local vicar blesses the beer, the public house and the village entire in a special, public ceremony. This substantial and versatile property retains considerable character including exposed stone walls, beamed ceilings, open fireplaces and deep window sills. The property is approached by a private gated entrance drive inset with a five bar gate attached to a stone wall entrance with a detached garage, providing extensive parking.

The Property 
The surrounding gardens are truly unique ideal for a growing family with large areas of mature level well-tended lawns, an orchard, numerous rose gardens and vegetable gardens, fruit gardens and a bespoke large contemporary Rhino green house.

The views are spectacular, unspoilt and extending directly onto open fields which continue to wooded countryside.The generous living space includes a central hall, a downstairs cloak room, a utility room, a large well fitted open plan kitchen and breakfast room, re-modelled in 2008 with UNDER FLOOR HEATING, solid galaxy granite work surfaces and integrated appliances including an impressive range cooker. There is also a 18 FT lounge, a 17 FT sitting room, a formal dining room, and a stunning UPVC double glazed sun lounge conservatory with lovely outlooks across open fields.
There are two fireplaces within the property, both equipped with charming cast iron log burning stoves, whilst the heating is a modern oil fired system, the new bunded 2,500 tank installed in 2011, installed by a highly regarded local company who service the boiler and system annually.The first floor comprises five double sized bedrooms located off a large open landing, the master bedroom includes both an ensuite dressing room and an ensuite bathroom, whilst a family bathroom is positioned between the bedrooms. There are lovely views enjoyed from each of the bedrooms. The property includes Capital UPVC double glazed windows, argon filled with heat saving coatings-28 mm gap, fitted in 2010.

The Property Continued 
The property benefits mains electricity, mains drainage, whilst the water supply is provided by a well pump renewed in 2017, fitted at the same time with a new filter added with UV radiation filter providing ultra- pure drinking water, regulated and inspected by Welsh Water. There is also fibre optic super-fast broadband installed in 2017, ideal for working from home, a Rhino Greenhouse (20 FT x 12 FT) erected in 2016, whilst the conservatory was added in 2015, approached by bi-folding doors.

This impressive capacious family property, is unique with extensive improvements and a truly idyllic and tranquil location. Available with no chain, must be seen!

Travelling along Ty'r Winch Road, Old St. Mellons, continue into Began Road, continue past playing fields on your left and the Cardiff Golf Range, and travel under a road bridge, and after approximately one mile Nant-y-Deri will be found on the right hand side.

Entrance Porch 
Open fronted porch way with ornamental ceiling light, pillared front, sandstone paved threshold.

Entrance Hall 
Approached via a composite double glazed front entrance door, part panelled inset with a circular shaped upper light centre window with diamond leaded lights, with matching side screen window, leading to a central hall with ceramic tiled flooring, radiator, traditional style pine panelled doors to ground floor principal rooms.

Downstairs Cloak Room 
Suite comprising wc and wash hand basin, radiator.

Kitchen And Breakfast Room 18' max x 13' 4" max ( 5.49m max x 4.06m max )
Well fitted along two sides with a comprehensive range of solid oak panel fronted floor and eye level units beneath square nosed solid granite work surfaces, incorporating a stainless steel sink with chrome mixer taps and vegetable drainer, granite drainer, central island unit with built in floor cupboards and deep pan drawers all with soft closing fittings. Large Stoves electric Range cooker with glass splashbacks and Stoves canopy style extractor hood. Ceramic tiled flooring throughout with electric underfloor heating, open fire place inset with a cast iron log burning stove with stone hearth brick surround with exposed stone walls on both sides, ample space for a large dining table and eight chairs, under stair storage cupboard, exposed beamed ceiling, ceiling with spot lights, double radiator, dual aspect windows, the front one has a granite window sill, the back garden view has a solid traditional wooden sill. Pull out corner carousel unit, full size wall dresser with integrated larder fridge and full height pantry with retractable chrome shelves. Air ventilator.

Utility Room 8' 6" max x 11' max ( 2.59m max x 3.35m max )
Fitted along one side with floor and eye level units with worktops incorporating stainless steel sink with drainer, ceramic style splashback, space / plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for the housing of two further fridge freezers, oil fired central heating boiler, continuous style ceramic floor, radiator, UPVC double glazed window to front.

Lounge 18' 2" max x 14' 5" max narrowing to 11' 4" max ( 5.54m max x 4.39m max narrowing to 3.45m max )
Bright and spacious reception room, inset with two UPVC double glazed windows, one with a front garden and drive outlook, second with a pleasing view that extends across the side gardens and onto level open fields. Two large radiators, picture rails, traditional style pine panelled door to entrance hall. Double doors have glass panels inserted into the pine frames.

Sitting Room 17' 5" x 11' 8" PLUS WIDE ENTRANCE RECESS ( 5.31m x 3.56m PLUS WIDE ENTRANCE RECESS )
Impressive stone fireplace inset with a cast iron log burning stove with stone hearth and stone mantle, 32 inch deep window sill with UPVC double glazed unit with outlooks across the large lovely rear gardens extending a view across the fields. Two double radiators, high ceiling.

Formal Dining Room 15' 2" max x 8' max ( 4.62m max x 2.44m max )
Impressive ceramic tiled floor, double radiator, high coved ceiling, UPVC double glazed window with outlooks onto rear gardens and onto open fields adjacent, impressive double glazed bi-folding doors opening to..

Sun Lounge Conservatory 14' max x 10' 2" max ( 4.27m max x 3.10m max )
A large and impressive UPVC double glazed sun lounge conservatory constructed with a cavity brick outer plinth wall, surmounted with white UPVC double glazed clear glass windows and patio doors, all beneath a tinted insulated self--cleaning glass roof. There are wonderful views enjoyed from this conservatory across adjacent open fields and onto distant country side and woodland. Ceramic floor extends through from the dining room. All the windows are self cleaning. There are three double sockets inside the conservatory and one outside (which can be turned off from the circuit), plus a ceiling light fitting.

Approached from rear hall way, The outer door is a composite outer door, part panelled inset with half-moon shaped double glazed window. The inner door is pine with glazed panels. Quarry tiled floor leading to the carpeted single flight staircase with hand rail.

Landing 20' 7" min x 8' 8" min ( 6.27m min x 2.64m min )
Plus a further landing area that continues and provides access to two further bedrooms. The main landing is fitted with hard wood panelled fronted full height wardrobes including glass fronted doors, there is a large access to the roof space, two double radiators, a picture rail, UPVC double glazed window which enjoys views across lovely large rear gardens.

Master Bedroom One 13' 10" max x 12' 4" max ( 4.22m max x 3.76m max )
Radiator, UPVC double glazed window to front, door to ensuite dressing room.

Ensuite Dressing Room 7' 10" max x 8' max ( 2.39m max x 2.44m max )
Including fitted wardrobe with sliding doors and mirrored fronts to one wall. UPVC double glazed windows with outlooks across the private frontage gardens and drive, radiator, traditional style pine panelled door to master bedroom

Ensuite Bathroom 8' 2" max x 6' 2" max ( 2.49m max x 1.88m max )
Walls chiefly ceramic tiled suite comprising panelled bath with twin hand grips, Mira shower with rail and curtain over, matching taps, shaped pedestal wash hand basin with matching taps, w.c, radiator, air ventilator, tilt and turn UPVC double glazed window to side with lovely views across open fields. Traditional style pine panelled door to Ensuite dressing room.

Bedroom Two 12' 2" max x 9' 7" max PLUS ENTRANCE RECESS ( 3.71m max x 2.92m max PLUS ENTRANCE RECESS )
Approach from main landing via a traditional style pine panelled door with regency handle. Picture rail, radiator, UPVC double glazed window with outlooks onto private frontage gardens and drive.

Bedroom Three 12' 4" max x 11' 2" max ( 3.76m max x 3.40m max )
Fitted with full height wardrobes panelled pine fronts with oval shaped wash hand basin and vanity unit. Picture rail, double radiator, deep sill with white UPVC double glazed window that outlooks the rear gardens and views extending onto open fields.

Bedroom Four 13' max x 9' 9" max ( 3.96m max x 2.97m max )
A further good side bedroom, with a deep sill with white UPVC double glazed windows with outlooks across rear gardens and views that extend onto adjacent fields and countryside. Picture rail, double radiator, fitted wardrobe, traditional panelled pine door to main landing.

Bedroom Five 16' 4" max x 8' 4" max ( 4.98m max x 2.54m max )
A bright and airy room, inset with two white UPVC double glazed windows one with outlook across the rear garden and fields adjacent, the second with side aspect view onto large areas of open fields with woodland and countryside beyond. Double radiator, coved ceiling, access to roof space, traditional panelled pine door to main landing.

Family Bathroom 11' 2" max x 6' 2" max ( 3.40m max x 1.88m max )
Walls largely ceramic tiled, suite comprising oversized panelled bath with twin handles and mixer taps, Mira shower unit with rail curtain over, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer taps and pop up waste, w.c, double radiator, double glazed window with front outlooks, built out airing cupboard housing a factory insulated water cylinder. Original traditional pine panelled door with characteristic door furniture opening to main landing.

Private Entrance Drive 
Private entrance drive approached from Began Road via a five bar gate with wooden posts attached to stone wall. A generous drive with space for the parking of numerous cars, single detached garage, and well concealed modern oil tank.

Front Garden 
On both sides of the drive are lawned gardens, tree lined and enclosed by stone boundary walls to front and mature hedge row to the side.

Side Garden 
In recent years the current owners have purchased a large area of land to the side of the property extending right to the boundary of Began Road, adjacent to open fields providing a wonderful space, chiefly laid to lawn, tree lined with numerous roses, ornamental trees, fruit trees, flowering shrubs and fruit bushes. Enclosed on two sides by mature hedgerow and enjoying a wonderful vista across the open fields that are located to the side of the property with large areas of countryside and woodland. Within this substantial area of garden are two log stores, a garden shed, a large area with vegetable patch together with rose trees, flowering shrubs and plants. There are double secured entrance gates to the side of the property that provide access to this area and allow a wide access to the rear gardens.

Rear Gardens 
Outstanding level, exceptionally private, approximately 200 ft. length, chiefly laid to lawn, tree lined and enclosed by mature hedge row with wonderful views onto the open fields adjacent. Within the rear garden there are further fruit trees, a garden shed, various trellis enclosed seating areas, further large areas with large vegetable gardens and fruit enclosures, a bespoke modern substantial outdoor greenhouse, the manufacturer is Rhino with self-opening ventilation windows. Adjacent to the green house is a further blocked paved patio area which enjoys wonderful views onto open fields adjacent.

Detached single garage with electric power and light.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.

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