Southgate Road, Southgate, Swansea
Sold (STC) £850,000
A truly magnificent home which houses an abundance of incredibly well thought out larger and smaller details, from the main constructive design to the perfectly placed Velux windows over the bath to create sky gazing joy whilst relaxing.
The property is perfectly placed in one of Gower's glorious villages which encompasses everything you desire for village life, a choice of beaches to walk to, Golf Club with restaurant , village pub and a gateway to explore the wonders that Gower and Swansea have to offer.
You will first set eye on this very attractive home as you approach and proceed through the aluminium, wood effect electric gates. The mix of crisp colours, colossal windows and exposed stone detail create a pretty and inviting fascia.
You will enter the home through a grand size Iroko wood contemporary door with side frosted window panels, ensuring that light is filtered through to the mammoth entrance hallway.
The entrance hallway is a fantastic welcoming space, full of natural light with added thanks to the full height part ceiling with sky light high gloss floor tiles and French Oak and glass balustrade gracing the main stairway.
As you make your way through the home, you will feel the underfloor heating which graces every room of the ground floor, it is individually controlled in each room providing bespoke settings. The home is fitted with 4KW solar panels which
generate £1,000 worth of electricity per year and the entire home is triple glazed both of which ensure that the home is energy efficient and sound efficient.
The functionality of the family home has been very well thought out, with the implementation of an Intelligent Home System. You will find tablets in each room (mostly wall mounted) with intercom system between rooms, CCTV linking the gates and front door with all of the house for visual entry system.
First let's discover the heart of the home, the very impressive kitchen/dining room. This mammoth, stunning space manages to create an ultra modern, open plan, naturally light, warm and inviting space. The kitchen area comprises an abundance of high quality, modern fitted units which house of Neff integrated appliances such as dish washer, double oven, microwave oven, warming drawers, coffee machine and wine chiller. Setting the visual aspect of the kitchen off beautifully is the granite
Sitting proudly in the centre of the kitchen space is the giant central island which houses the gas cooker top, modern fitted units, granite worktop and seats six people comfortably at the bar style top.
You will also note the dining area, which has a backdrop of bi-folding doors framing the garden creating a wonderful space. The bifold doors can be opened up to bring the outside in and create a wonderful entertaining space.
Handily there is also a utility room housing fitted units, granite worktops and space for two appliances and a separate cloakroom housing a wash basin and designer Geberit Aquaclean WC.
There are two lovely reception rooms, the first is the lounge which has been designed as an L shaped space to create dual usability regions if needed. The spectacular feature chimney breast cradles a very modern, large wood burner and most certainly provides wow factor and cosiness. There are double French doors leading onto the rear garden patio, two square bay windows to the front and cleverly fitted narrow and long frosted panes along the wall which is subject to strong sun therefore allowing light into the room whilst keeping the glare at bay.
The Sitting room is a very inviting room, it oozes comfort and elegance whilst providing lots of light thanks to the giant square bay window to front and window to side. There is also a well thought out inset cove designed to house a flat screen TV.
We can now ascend to explore the upper floors. You will glide upwards alongside the gloriously rustic, yet modern French Oak and glass balustrade and fall upon a generous and naturally light landing, which leads to bedrooms, family bathroom and second floor. Upper levels are made with solid concrete floors to ensure soundproofing from other levels.
The master bedroom is a magnificent space, extremely generous in size and is designed with multi height ceilings to create both intimacy and drama. The mammoth church pitch style windows to front encourages natural light to flood into the room.
The master en-suite is modern with an oversized walk in shower, WC, basin with floating storage under, towel rail and a bath which
has two Velux windows hovering over encouraging you to sky and star gaze whilst soaking away your day. The master bedroom also
houses a walk in dressing room.
The next bedroom along is bequeathed with the same generosity of size, the same multi ceiling heights, church pitch style mammoth windows to front, creating drama and a huge amount of natural light. The en-suite bathroom has a large walk in shower, WC, basin with floating storage under and two towel rails.
You will find two further double bedrooms on the first floor, both of which look over the rear garden. One of these bedrooms has two Velux windows and window to rear, it is also fitted with built in wardrobes.
A fifth, very generous bedroom can be found on the second floor, you will find Velux windows set into the vaulted ceiling and ample storage space in the eaves. Sharing the second floor is also a flexible room which, could be utilised as a walk in dressing room for the fifth bedroom or indeed a home office.
The family bathroom is situated on the first floor alongside to the generous double bedrooms, a modern and light bathroom provides you with a fabulous Jacuzzi bath, walk in shower, wash basin with fitted floating storage under and towel rails. The clever use of waved tiles creates a calm waterside ambience, the perfect place to relax and unwind.
Now let's venture outside to discover the external delights of this home.
The garden very much feels like part of the home thanks to the bifold doors in the kitchen/diner and use of French doors in the lounge, which lead you directly onto the sandstone patio area. The patio borders the level lawn area and the entire garden has a lovely degree of privacy, the coastal village location provides a peaceful setting and you will hear the gentle sound of seagulls and horses trotting in the distance.
Nestled at the rear corner of the garden is a double garage with electric sectional door, additional side door and window to side creating a naturally light space. There is also a first floor to the garage, climbing the staircase leads you to a room in the eaves which houses two Velux lights. The entire detached garage is equipped with electricity and water supply, providing a fantastic opportunity for the space to be potentially utilised as a separate self-contained living space or home-based business location.
The home offers ample parking to the front, side and rear, and outdoor power points grace the rear of the property providing easy care and maintenance.
Considered to be among one of the best coastlines in the world, the Gower Peninsula was the first place to be designated as an
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with breath taking coastal walks, interesting coves to explore and beautiful beaches regularly awarded the coveted Blue Flag. The property is a very short walk to both Pobbles and Three Cliffs bay which has been awarded the accolade of Britain's Best Beach. The impressive Pennard Golf Club is a short walk away with a lovely restaurant and bar. Southgate also has a few locally run amenities including a pub, and coffee shop which also serves as a gallery, post office and convenience store.
The charming coastal village of Mumbles is within close proximity and offers a full array of quality restaurants and unique boutiques.
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.