East Cliff, Southgate, Swansea
Set within the picture-perfect location of East Cliff, Southgate you will find this exceptional 6-bedroom detached home with panoramic views over-looking Cefn Bryn, Oxwich Bay, Lundy Island, and the Devon coastline. The village of Southgate is renowned for being a close and caring community and offers a range of amenities. An array of coastal pathways can be enjoyed on your doorstep where you can take a short stroll and enjoy Pennard Golf Course or Pennard Castle.
This delightful, modern, energy efficient property was completed in 2015 and is presented over approx. 4500 sq ft., 20A East Cliff demonstrates contemporary architecture throughout and achieves an impressive 96% EPC: A rating. The construction of the house is a Steel frame structure with reinforced concrete ground and first floors. The walls are timber framed with warmcell insulation and internally plasterboard. The windows and doors are all triple glazed. The exterior of the house is a mixture of thermowood and stone cladding with K rend panels. This construction contributes to the energy efficiency, supported by the underfloor heating, mechanical ventilation with heat recovery and solar panels. The air source heat pump will operate as required. There are photo voltaic cells generation electricity, situated with the solar panels on the flat roof of the gym.
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.
Let us explore this spectacular home in more detail…
Approach: As you approach you will be struck by the splendid mixture of thermowood and stone cladding with K rend panels which the exterior of this home has to offer. You enter via a fabulous electric 6-bar wooden gate with an additional pedestrian gate guiding you into the grounds of 20A East Cliff. The lime-stone chipping driveway offers ample parking for several of cars and the natural stone paved pathway entices you to the entrance of this substantial home.
This property benefits from a security system, telephone tv, and internet connection throughout. Underfloor heating and impressive high ceilings can be enjoyed over both floors of the entire home.
Porch: You are welcomed by a contemporary glass front porch inviting you into the entranceway via an extraordinary, oversized front door.
Entrance/Hallway: An abundance of natural light beams into this generous space via the spectacular skylight. To your right you have a substantial airing cupboard/cloakroom fitted with a range of shelving perfect for storing your outdoorsy shoes and coats. It is here you will find the controls for the ground floor underfloor heating. Journey further down the spot lit, carpeted hallway where you have access to an additional large storage cupboard with fitted shelving & hanging rail, WC, gym, bedroom five with en-suite, stairway to the first floor and open dining area.
WC: Here you have a useful ground floor WC furnished with a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, mirror with lighting, and is laid with luxury vinyl flooring.
Gym: 23'3" x 21'9" Through a concealed pocket door, you will find a substantial space which the current owner uses as a gym but would create a fantastic games room, music room or whatever you may desire. Fitted with fireproofed marine ply walls and ceiling, concrete flooring with an array of anchors for gym equipment, and sound system. Here you also find dual aspect windows, a doorway to the rear, and the controls for the solar panels, security and communication system.
Bedroom Five with En-Suite: 11'4" x 11'2" Situated to the rear of the property you have a lovely size double bedroom with two windows overlooking the rear garden and is laid with carpet. This bedroom has the pleasure of concealed pocket doors, large built-in wardrobe with fitted hanging rail and an en-suite housing a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, double walk-in shower, heated towel rail, mirror with lighting & shaving point, spotlighting, and is laid with luxury vinyl flooring.
Dining Room: 21'10" x 16'9" What a spectacular space! Natural light floods into this area via the floor to ceiling window and sliding doors to the front which are the full width of the room giving access to the patio with overhanging ceiling. From here the exceptional garden and ever-changing sea views can be enjoyed while unwinding after those long days. The entire space is fitted with carpet, spotlighting, and a desirable sound system. From here you have direct access to the kitchen/breakfast/family room, library/sitting room, and bedroom four with en-suite via concealed pocket doors.
Kitchen/Breakfast/Family Room: 33'8" x 15'8" A superbly bright and airy space with light pouring in through the L-shaped floor to ceiling and full width window with sliding door out to the front patio area. This creates a fantastic sociable area coupled with the incredible views of the beautiful garden, Oxwich Bay, and The Bristol Channel. This area is fitted with concealed pocket doors, sound system, spotlighting, and is laid with easy to clean luxury vinyl flooring.
The kitchen area houses an array of wall and base units topped with white quartz worktops. Offering a range of integrated appliances including NEFF oven and grill, NEFF induction hob, elevated extractor fan, Bosch dishwasher, tall Bosch fridge, tall Bosch freezer, slimline wine cooler, double stainless-steel sunken sink with drainage board and swan tap.
This generous space allows ample room to house a large seating area and a dining set perfect for wining and dining with friends and family.
Utility: Sitting just off the kitchen area you will find a generous utility room housing extra worktop surfaces, extra storage units, large porcelain sink with swan tap, and is laid with luxury vinyl flooring. Here you also have a window to the rear overlooking the garden, access to the rear and to another useful ground floor WC.
WC: Housing a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, mirror with lighting, and is laid with luxury vinyl flooring.
Library/Sitting Room: 18'2" x 16'2" Journey back into the dining area and through a concealed pocket door into the library/sitting room. This generous size room enjoys four dual aspect floor to ceiling large windows which can be used as French windows to the rear garden, an array of fitted shelving and cupboards and is laid with carpet. The current owners use this fantastic space as a desirable library but would lend itself as a perfect sitting room, quiet snug, or study to name but a few.
Bedroom Four with En-Suite: 11'4" x 11'2" Positioned to the front of the home this room would create a perfect guest bedroom for friends/family. This room has generous proportions and was designed to be suitable as a disability suite with the addition of relevant equipment. A beautifully bright double bedroom with exceptional garden and sea views through the floor to ceiling and full width window with sliding door to the front patio. Bedroom Four also enjoys concealed pocket doors, large built-in wardrobe with fitted hanging rail and a private en-suite housing a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, double walk-in shower, heated towel rail, mirror with lighting & shaving point, spotlighting, and is laid with luxury vinyl flooring.
First Floor: Let us now ascend to the first floor via the superb ash floating stairway with glass balustrade and feature lighting.
Open Lounge: 21'9" x 16'5" You arrive at a spectacular open lounge with natural light flooding in through the floor to ceiling and full width window and sliding door out to the large balcony. What a wonderful place to unwind and enjoy the incredible view of the garden, Bristol Channel and Gower peninsular. This enormous room is laid with carpet and is fitted with spotlighting and sound system. From here you have concealed pocket doors leading to the master suite, bedrooms 2 & 3, and bedroom 6/study.
Open-Plan Gallery Landing/Home Office: 16'2" x 11'5" To your right as you ascend the attractive stairway you will find a fantastic open-plan gallery landing/home office. The dual aspect windows allow an abundance of natural light to flow into this useful space. One of the floor to ceiling South facing windows acts as an access door to the gym roof on which you will find the aerials, solar thermal tube panels, and PV panels. Here you have a glass balustrade overlooking the stairway and this space is fitted with a large U-shape desk and storage cupboards creating a perfect home office. Another fitted cupboard houses the ventilation units for the upper floor and its controls. This space also enjoys spotlighting and is fitted with carpet.
Master Suite: 16'6" x 12'3" Another spectacular room! You have direct access from this generous room straight out on to the balcony via the floor to ceiling and full width sliding door and windows which are L-shaped to maximise the full opportunity of the exceptional location. The exceptional views can be enjoyed from here of Cefn-Bryn, Oxwich Bay, Lundy Island, and the Devon coastline across the Bristol Channel. This extremely bright and airy room is laid with carpet and has the pleasure of concealed pocket doors to a walk-in wardrobe housing an array of fitted shelving & hanging rails, and a private en-suite which houses a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, double walk-in shower, fitted bath, heated towel rail, mirror with lighting & shaving point, spotlighting, and is laid with luxury vinyl flooring.
Bedroom Two with En-Suite: 15'7" x 12'2" Situated to the front of the home with incredible panoramic views through the floor to ceiling windows to the front and side. From here you have access out to the balcony via the floor to ceiling sliding door. Bedroom two also enjoys concealed pocket doors, laid with carpet, and a built-in wardrobe with fitted hanging rails and shelving. The en-suite is fully furnished with a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, double walk-in shower, heated towel rail, mirror with lighting & shaving point, spotlighting, and is laid with luxury vinyl flooring.
Bedroom Three with En-Suite: 16'5" x 10'7" A wonderful size double bedroom situated to the rear of the home with two windows with distant views of the Brecon Beacons. Fitted with concealed pocket doors, carpeted flooring and a large built-in wardrobe with fitted shelving and hanging rail. Bedroom three also benefits from a private en-suite housing a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, double walk-in shower, heated towel rail, mirror with lighting & shaving point, spotlighting, and is laid with luxury vinyl flooring.
Bedroom Six/Study: 16'2" x 11'1" This space is currently being used as a desirable study but would lend it to make an additional double bedroom with dual aspect windows. This room is laid with carpet and houses a fitted wardrobe and storage cupboard where you will find the controls for the first-floor underfloor heating.
Balcony: This extraordinary balcony which runs the full width of the home cannot fail to impress! It's like being in your own penthouse. You will not know where to cast your eye first. Thanks to the impressive views overlooking Cefn Bryn, Oxwich Bay, Lundy Island, and the Devon coastline, coupled with the great connection with the home, it would create a perfect spot for socialising or simply relaxing. The glass balustrade which lines the durable composite boards allow you to appreciate the panoramic views. This space is fitted with speaker points which connect to the sound system and external lighting so you can enjoy the balcony all day and night. The roof overhang affords some shade when needed and some protection when raining.
Step Outside...: From the moment you step outside you are enveloped by the large, private grounds of this unique property. Here you have a level lawn lined with an array of beautiful blooms and a fantastic stone wall. The natural stone paved patio area wraps around the front of the home and creates a wonderful spot to get lost in the forever changing scenery. The giant Agapanthus sculpture which is surrounded by an array of Agapanthus flowers creates a brilliant focal point for family photos. Externally you also have a limestone chip pathway which guides you around the entire home and on your journey, you will find more beautiful flowers, raised flower beds, a large potting shed, and a green house. All of this is illuminated by external lighting for when it is growing dark. This is the perfect garden for those who are green fingered.
Detached Double Garage: 22'2" x 20'2" Externally, 20A East cliff also enjoys a generous double garage with ample room to house two cars and outdoor equipment. This space houses electric, lighting, two electric roller doors and would create a superb workshop with the existing workbench. There is also a covered pit for car repairs.
Plant Room: The plant room which houses most of the controls which services this most magnificent home also has ample room for extra storage. 20a East Cliff is also connected to mains drainage and sewerage.
Local Area: The property is a very short walk to Foxhole Cove and Hunts Bay and with a slightly longer walk you can reach 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 three coffee shops one of which also serves as a gallery. There is also a post office, two convenience stores, doctor’s surgery, pharmacy, library, community halls, primary school, and a convenient bus service which runs regularly to many Gower hot spots.
The charming coastal village of Mumbles is within close proximity and offers a full array of quality restaurants and unique boutiques. Mumbles village is popular with families due to the beautiful parks, award winning beaches and gardens, with excellent school catchments.
Alongside our award-winning beaches, scenic coastal paths, and Marina we are blessed with great sporting facilities, shopping, theatres, galleries University, championship golf courses and a full array of water sport activities to enjoy. Swansea offers a direct link to London and Cardiff International Airport is approximately a 45 minutes’ drive away. The M4 passes close by for access to the whole motorway network.
Additional Property Information: Freehold
Tax Band - I
Steel Framed Structure
Mains Drainage & Sewerage