St Baruc House, Park Road, Barry, Barry

£399,950

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A unique opportunity to purchase this three double bedroom ground floor apartment situated in a converted school house. Set in an exclusive gated community on desirable Park Road in the West end of Barry. Finished to a high specification with many original features retained and restored throughout. Accommodation comprising: Imposing communal entrance hallway. Open plan lounge/diner/kitchen originally a ballroom having solid oak units and integrated appliances. Utility room. Cloakroom. Three double bedrooms. Contemporary family bathroom and en suite shower room to master bedroom. Gas central heating system via Worcester combination boiler, remote control operated. UPVC double glazing. Two allocated parking spaces. Communal grounds and overflow parking. In walking distance to all local amenities including; The Knap, Pebble Beach, Porthkerry Country Park and Romilly Park. In easy access to Cardiff and Bridgend via road and rail. EPC rating: C.

ACCOMMODATION

COMMUNAL ENTRANCE PORCH

Via solid wood door. Coving to ceiling with inset spot light. Original tiling to floor. Access to lift.

OUTER HALLWAY

Ornate ceiling with inset spot lights. Two UPVC double glazed stained glass windows to front elevation. Wood panelling to dado height. Original parquet flooring. Double doors with bevelled edge glass into:

FORMAL RECEPTION HALLWAY

Imposing entrance with many original features including; ornate ceiling, chandelier and wood panelling to dado height. Grand staircase to first floor with superb gallery landing. Feature fireplace. Original parquet flooring. Archway through to communal writing room.

COMMUNAL WRITING ROOM

UPVC double glazed windows to front and side elevations. Ornate ceiling. Original wood panelling to dado height. Original parquet flooring.

APARTMENT ENTRANCE

Via solid wood door giving access into;

HALLWAY

Coving to ceiling. Wall mounted consumer unit, video entry system and remote controlled security alarm. Radiator. Brushed chrome light switch and power points. Solid oak flooring.

KITCHEN/FAMILY ROOM

28'8 x 23'1 (8.74m x 7.04m)

Originally a ball room with UPVC double glazed windows to rear and side elevations. Feature LED spot lights to ceiling with central recess. Range of painted solid oak base units with 'soft close' drawers and cupboards, incorporating pull out larder and 'magic corner solutions'. Central island with breakfast bar area and additional storage. Solid granite work surfaces. Inset stainless steel sink with mixer tap over. Integrated fridge and two freezers. Built in eye level fan assisted oven/grill and combination microwave oven. Inset induction hob.

Original cornice and wood panelling to dado level. Original fire surround with large multi burner set onto slate hearth. Radiator. Brushed chrome light switch and power points. Ample room for comfy and dining furniture. Continuation of solid oak flooring. UPVC double glazed patio doors leading out to patio area.

UTILITY ROOM

6'3 x 5'10 (1.91m x 1.78m)

UPVC double glazed window to side elevation. Range of base units with granite work surface over, in keeping with the kitchen. 'Metro' style tiling to splash back area. Stainless steel 'Belfast' style sink with mixer tap over. Integral washer/dryer. Power points. Original mosaic tiling to floor.

CLOAKROOM

Obscure UPVC double glazed window to side elevation. Low level w/c. Original tiling to walls and mosaic tiling to floor.

RECEPTION ROOM TWO/BEDROOM TWO

21'3 x 14'8 (6.48m x 4.47m)

UPVC double glazed window to front elevation. Stunning, original ornamental plaster ceiling and 'Lincrusta' frieze. Original mahogany fire surround with tiled hearth and log burner in situ. Two radiators. Brushed chrome light switch and power points. Radiator. Fitted carpet.

BEDROOM ONE

16'11 x 13'0 (5.16m x 3.96m)

Two UPVC double glazed windows to rear elevation. Feature, original ornamental plaster ceiling. Walk in wardrobe. Original door with decorative panelling to cupboard providing storage space and housing wall mounted combination boiler. Radiator. Brushed chrome light switches and power points. Fitted carpet. Door into:

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM

Contemporary white suite comprising; large shower enclosure, wash hand basin set into vanity unit providing storage space and low level w/c with concealed cistern. Wall mounted mirror with inset lighting. Extractor fan. Shaver point. Chrome heated towel rail/radiator. Tiling to all walls and floor.

BEDROOM THREE

16'10 x 13'7 (5.13m x 4.14m)

Original coving and centre rose to ceiling. Two radiators. Brushed chrome light switch and power points. Fitted carpet. UPVC double glazed patio doors to front elevation opening onto small patio area.

BATHROOM

Coving and spot lights to ceiling. Modern white suite comprising; corner bath with mixer tap over, large shower enclosure, wash hand basin set into vanity unit with storage space and low level w/c with concealed cistern. Tiling to splash back areas. Wall mounted mirror with inset lighting. Extractor fan. Shaver point. Large, built in cupboard benefiting from shelving, ideal for linen storage. Chrome heated towel rail/radiator. Tiling to floor.

PATIO GARDEN

Enclosed with walls. Wrought iron gate giving access. Mainly laid to patio providing ample room for garden furniture. Timber shed and wood store. Slate chipping pathway to side elevation. Outside water tap.

FRONT ELEVATION

Sheltered seating area with steps descending. Raised flower and shrub border. Outside lighting.

COMMUNAL GROUNDS

Completely enclosed with walls and decorative wrought iron railings. Remote controlled security gate giving access. Two allocated parking bays to front elevation. Visitors parking. Maintained communal grounds with sporadic planting.

TENURE

Shared Freehold - 999 years from 2010.

Service Charge - £25.00 per month for communal grounds and gate. Building Insurance - £300.00 per annum. This apartment does not contribute towards the lift maintenance only a third share of the communal electricity for the entrance hallway.

FLOOR AREA

Approx: 135.5 m2

COUNCIL TAX BAND

F

MORTGAGE ADVICE

As part of the service we offer our clients, we have an independent mortgage specialist from CBK Wales based at our sales office in Barry. CBK offers a whole of market mortgage proposition and your meeting with its advisor, Suzanne King, is completely confidential and without obligation. Choosing a mortgage will be one of the largest financial decisions you will make and, by providing clear and simple advice, CBK aims to make the process as stress-free as possible for its clients.

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