7 bedroom detached house for sale

£770,000

Overton Lane, Porteynon, Swansea SA3

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Property features

  • Spacious detached family home
  • Offering coastal & rural views from most aspects
  • Four reception rooms, all with beautiful views
  • Basement, utility and study
  • Partial under-floor heating
  • Seven bedrooms (four en-suite)
  • Five bedrooms with beautiful views
  • Ample parking and garage
  • Front and rear gardens with additional parcel of land
  • Coastal location

Property description

Highmead is an extended detached family home situated in an elevated position commanding spectacular countryside and sea views. Located in the quiet hamlet of Overton and overlooking the bay at Port Eynon. Access to the beach is just a short walk via a coastal path through the countryside. Port Eynon beach offering golden sandy bay and is backed by sand dunes with plenty of coastal walks popular with families, tourists and locals alike. The house itself offers generous and flexible accommodation benefitting from four reception rooms, all with beautiful views, kitchen, study, utility and W.C. With spacious basement area. To the first floor seven bedrooms, four of which are en-suite, five offer sea and countryside views. The accommodation is conveniently laid out and would be ideal for the extended or multi generation family. Benefitting from two staircases, one located in the main hallway giving access to five (four en-suite) bedrooms and one located in the second lounge giving access to the remaining two bedrooms and family bathroom. This cherished space could easily be utilised as a granny annexe or guest accommodation. The sun lounge is aptly named and offers both rural and coastal views a pleasant light and airy room with French doors leading to patio area and rear garden. Externally the property benefits from ample parking for several cars to the front with additional parking space to the side and to the rear ample space for a caravan or boat, with storage sheds and garage. Both front and rear lawned areas with flowering shrubs and trees. The sun terrace to the front is the perfect place to sit and enjoy the fresh coastal breeze and view, with steps down to the basement and gate leading to an additional parcel of agricultural land.

Entrance porch
Double glazed door to side with double glazed windows to front and side offering sea and rural views which are enjoyed from most aspects. Part tiled walls and tiled floor. Double glazed door into hallway.

Hallway
Stairs to first floor, double radiator and doors either side leading to dining room which follows through into the sun lounge and study and lounge that leads through to the kitchen and second lounge.

Dining room
The double glazed bay window to the front offers views of the surrounding countryside with the beach beyond. Coving to ceiling, double radiator, picture rail and wall lighting. With doors to sun room and inner hall leading to kitchen and study.

Sun room
A light and airy room with bay window to the front and additional picture windows to the side both offering impressive views. This attractive room benefits from Inglenook fire place with stone hearth and multi fuel burning stove, tiled floor with under-floor heating. The French doors to the rear lead to the patio and give access to the rear garden. With door to the study.

Study
Double glazed windows to the rear and side of the property, tiled floor with under-floor heating, storage cupboard housing utilities, spot lights. Door to sun lounge and staircase leading to basement, door to inner hallway leading to kitchen.

Basement
A spacious versatile room could easily be used as a games/play room currently housing water tank, Worchester oil boiler and hot water system, concrete floor with under-floor heating and insulation. External door to front with steps leading to the front garden and door to walk-in wine storage.

Kitchen
Double glazed window to rear and side. Fitted with a good range of light oak wall and base units with glass display cabinet and granite work surface over. Integrated fridge and microwave, plumbed for dishwasher. Induction hob with two integrated oven and grill with cooker hood over, wall mounted oil fired central heating boiler. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit and door to rear lobby leading to second lounge, walk in pantry and utility room giving access to the rear and W.C.

Utility room
Double glazed windows to rear and side with external rear door. Ceramic tiled floor, wall units and stainless steel sink unit, plumbed for automatic washing machine and space for tumble dryer, door to W.C. Housing low level W.C. And wall mounted wash hand basin with window to the side.

Walk in pantry
Double glazed window to side with plenty of shelving, power and lighting.

Lounge
With double glazed bay window to the front again offering the lovely views offered from most aspects, feature fireplace with coal effect fire on marble hearth, picture rail and wall lighting with coving to ceiling and radiator. Door to kitchen.

Second lounge
Accessed from the rear lobby and benefitting from double glazed bay window to the front offering rural and sea views. Feature fireplace with electric cast iron effect stove and stone hearth. Staircase to the first floor giving access to two of the seven bedrooms and bathroom. This space provides a cherished place away from the rest of the house and could easily be used as additional accommodation for a multi generation family.

Master bedroom two
Double glazed window to front offering rural and sea views with radiator, fitted wardrobes and storage cupboard.

Single bedroom
Double glazed window to the rear, radiator and storage cupboards.

Bathroom
Double glazed window to the rear, low level W.C. Wash hand basin set in vanity unit, part tiled walls, towel radiator and walk-in airing cupboard. Corner bath with shower over.

Stairs to first floor (From main hallway)
With doors to the remaining five bedrooms and cloakroom, beamed ceiling with two Velux windows providing plenty of natural light. Part under-floor heating. Access to the loft which is boarded, insulated and has three velux windows, two to the front with sea views and one to the rear.

Master bedroom one
This light and airy room benefits from double glazed windows to the front and side offering stunning views of the countryside, sea and headland beyond, this spacious room has plenty of room for lounge furniture perfect for sitting back and enjoying the views. The neutral colours added to the relaxing ambience this room has. With fitted wardrobes, spot lighting to the ceiling and under floor heating, door to en-suite.

En-suite
Contemporary style en-suite with tiled floor and under floor heating, double glazed window to the side, spotlighting. Low level W.C. Vanity wash hand basin with storage cupboard under, P- shaped bath with shower over, part tiled walls and towel radiator.

Double bedroom
Double glazed window to rear and Velux window to ceiling, fitted wardrobes and under floor heating with door to en-suite.

En-suite
Tiled floor with under floor heating, low level W.C. Wash hand basin with vanity unit, heated towel radiator, shower cubicle with Velux window to ceiling.

Double bedroom
Double glazed window to front offering rural and coast views, radiator. Door to en-suite.

En-suite
Low level W.C. Wash hand basin set in vanity and shower cubicle with heated towel radiator.

Single bedroom
Double glazed window to front with rural and sea views, wardrobe, wall mounted wash hand basin, tiled shower cubicle and radiator.

Double bedroom
Double glazed window to the front benefitting from coastal and rural views, picture rail, radiator and door to en-suite.

En-suite
Double glazed window to rear, fully tiled walls, low level W.C. Pedestal wash hand basin, heated towel radiator and shower cubicle.

Externally
Externally you have the benefit of ample parking for several cars to the front, with a parking space to the side and additional space to the rear ideal for a caravan or boat, in addition to this there is a detached garage and storage sheds. Both front and rear lawned areas offer flowering shrubs and trees. The sun terrace to the front is the perfect place to sit and enjoy the fresh coastal breeze and view, with steps down to the basement and gate leading to an additional parcel of agricultural land.
SA3 Zed-Index
£283,348 £374,276 £224,990 £201,809 £204,335

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Value change
£4,765 (1.71%) £5,104 (1.83%) £7,361 (2.67%) £12,090 (4.46%) £10,146 (3.71%) £5,378 (-1.86%) £15,429 (5.76%)
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Avg. price paid: £274,001
No. of property sales: 357
Avg. price paid: £261,274
No. of property sales: 1,015
Avg. price paid: £260,857
No. of property sales: 1,725
Avg. price paid: £262,987
No. of property sales: 2,440
Avg. price paid: £178,292
No. of property sales: 8,216

Avg. asking price in SA3: £391,261
No. of properties for sale in SA3: 390
Avg. asking rent in SA3: £764 pcm
No. of properties to rent in SA3: 60

Property value data/graphs for SA3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £374,276 £220 3.9 £366,778
Semi-detached £224,990 £201 3.2 £208,476
Terraced £201,809 £227 2.8 £205,536
Flats £204,335 £298 1.8 £183,581

Current asking prices in SA3

Avg. current asking prices in SA3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £117,685
(10)
£169,901
(61)
£287,489
(96)
£461,213
(85)
£677,925
(46)
Flats £139,016
(12)
£270,759
(43)
£426,650
(3)
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All £129,320
(22)
£211,602
(104)
£291,706
(99)
£461,213
(85)
£677,925
(46)

Current asking rents in SA3

Avg. current asking prices in SA3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £498 pcm
(2)
£576 pcm
(7)
£804 pcm
(11)
£1,080 pcm
(6)
£1,138 pcm
(6)
Flats £488 pcm
(12)
£776 pcm
(13)
£947 pcm
(2)
- £845 pcm
(1)
All £489 pcm
(14)
£706 pcm
(20)
£826 pcm
(13)
£1,080 pcm
(6)
£1,096 pcm
(7)

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Dunns Close 50.0%
Westbourne Place 38.9%
Tichbourne Street 38.9%
John Street 38.9%
Moorland Avenue 36.8%

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Nearby transport

  • Llanelli (9.2 miles)
  • Pembrey & Burry Port (9.6 miles)
  • Bynea (10.2 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (39.2 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (65.7 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (66.1 miles)
  • Swansea Queens Dock Ferry Terminal (13.5 miles)
  • Caldey Island Ferry Landing (21.4 miles)
  • Tenby Ferry Landing (22.4 miles)

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  • Knelston Primary School (2.4 miles)
  • Llanrhidian Primary School (4.8 miles)
  • Pennard Primary School (6.3 miles)
  • Bishopston Comprehensive School (7.9 miles)
  • Glan-Y-Mor Comprehensive School (9.8 miles)
  • Coedcae School (9.9 miles)
  • Ysgol Heol Goffa (10.5 miles)
  • St Michael's School (10.8 miles)
  • Ffynone House School (12.3 miles)

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    0.05 miles from this property
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    0.78 miles from this property
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    0.88 miles from this property
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    1.59 miles from this property
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    18 Applegrove, Reynoldston, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA3 1BZ
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    4.15 miles from this property
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    01792 234719
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    01792 851730
    11 Salthouse Close, Crofty, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA4 3SN
    7.38 miles from this property
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    07971 626471
    Dolawel, Llanmorlais, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA4 3RY
    7.41 miles from this property
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    01792 232583
    10 Hareslade, Bishopston, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA3 3DU
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    07932 141938
    145 Bishopston Road, Bishopston, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA3 3EX
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    01792 232859
    5 Headland Close, Bishopston, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA3 3HE
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    01792 233013
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    7.85 miles from this property
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    14 Pen Y Lan, Penclawdd, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA4 3LL
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