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7 bed property for sale

£1,250,000

Bishopston Road, Bishopston, Swansea SA3

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Property features

  • Grade II listed thatched cottage
  • Plus three bedroomed Coach House
  • Established gardens & woodland
  • Majestic countryside views
  • Excellent degree of privacy
  • To main house: Three reception rooms
  • Open-plan kitchen & family room
  • Study & utility/hobby room
  • Four bedrooms & three bath/shower rooms
  • Ample parking, single & double garage

Property description



Situated in a private and tranquil setting with impressive and uninterrupted country views that stretch out towards the bay at Pwll Du. The sheep residing in the neighbouring fields and the enchanting woodland that adjoins the gardens all adds to the idyllic lifestyle which is sought by many. Located in the desired hamlet of Bishopston with the local shops, school, pubs and beaches all within easy reach. The pretty house has the appearance of a classic and traditional thatched cottage that wouldn’t look out of place on the cover of a box of delicious clotted cream fudge, however surprisingly the interior is light and airy with all the principle rooms situated to expose the majestic views and the best of the natural sun light. The reception hall offers a warm and welcoming introduction to the home with roaring log fire set in a full height stone chimney breast with oak beam mantle, slate hearth and log storage, with sand stone flooring and underfloor heating which is continued throughout the ground floor. The open-plan kitchen/living/dining room is such a pleasant room and it is clear to see that the family spend a lot of time here, with plenty of room for a large dining room and comfortable lounging furniture. The wall to wall box bay window with French doors that lead onto the terrace connects the home with the gardens perfectly. The kitchen is fitted with traditional wall, base and display units with built in shelving, basket storage and wine rack. With china Bosh and Aga which sits snuggly within the alcove. The lounge has the pleasure of windows to the front and rear, Adams style fireplace and two sets of double doors leading into the sun lounge. This charming room is spacious, semi - circular shaped with wall to wall windows and French doors leading onto the gardens with the countryside beyond, it is bathed in natural sunlight and offers a peaceful retreat. Also to the ground floor there is a home office which is set up with ample power points and internet connection, there is an external stable door to the front which would be ideal for someone who works from home but doesn’t want work to have an impact on family life, keeping business and pleasure separate. The spacious utility room also doubles as a hobby room with ample space, shelving and storage as well as laundry appliances. The cloakroom adds a touch of glamour with attractive tiles and quality fixtures. The master bedroom has the pleasure of a partially vaulted ceiling and doors that lead onto a semi-circular balcony which has plenty of room for a table and chairs or comfortable sun lounging furniture, it is positioned to enjoy the views and the fresh country air and provides the perfect place for morning coffee or a delightful nightcap. The master bedroom also has the pleasure of dressing and vanity area, built in wardrobes and a sumptuous en-suite bathroom with free standing Victorian style bath, his and hers vanity units and separate shower cubicle. There are a further two double bedrooms and a luxurious family bathroom. A staircase leads to the second floor with bedroom four and en-suite shower room. The coach house The Coach House is situated over the triple garages and workshop offering quaint accommodation that would be perfect for a multi generation family or guest accommodation. Briefly comprising: Open-plan kitchen/living/dining room with vaulted ceiling, fitted kitchen and appliances, cast iron log burner and original green oak beams. There are three bedrooms, one en-suite and a family bathroom. Externally the property enjoys ample parking with a double and single garage, workshop and carport. The single garage and workshop benefit from heating and the whole complex has separate heating and utilities from the main house. The attractive courtyard separates the two dwellings, with attractive stone wall with a gate leading onto the gardens. The established gardens face south with an array of mature trees and attractive shrubs. The sun terrace cocoons the house with easy access from the open-plan kitchen/living/dining room and the sun lounge. In addition to the charming courtyard and gardens there is enchanting woodland which is set to the front and side of the property, with meandering pathways, mature trees and colourful shrubs. This woodland area really does add to the abundance of charm and character that Long Elms benefits from and offers the perfect environment to raise a family with the private woodland on your doorstep.


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Market activity
Average price paid £282,390 Sales 390 Current average value £304,195 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £6,001 ▲ 2.01%

What is the current average value of properties in SA3?

The current average value in SA3 in January 2017 is £304,195. This has increased 0.30% from October 2016. Terraced properties sold for a current average value of £217,828 and semi-detached properties valued £240,380. In the past year property prices in SA3 have increased 2.01%. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.

Property value data/graphs for SA3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £403,523 £241 3.8 £369,339
Semi-detached £240,380 £217 3.2 £228,136
Terraced £217,828 £229 2.8 £238,285
Flats £210,939 £318 1.8 £194,092

Current asking prices in SA3

Average: £439,912
Avg. current asking prices in SA3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £172,450
(2)
£184,483
(27)
£292,019
(90)
£532,888
(83)
£752,655
(47)
Flats £138,972
(13)
£225,156
(51)
£235,000
(2)
- -
All £143,436
(15)
£211,077
(78)
£290,780
(92)
£532,888
(83)
£752,655
(47)

Current asking rents in SA3

Average: £811 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SA3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £425 pcm
(2)
£712 pcm
(7)
£837 pcm
(15)
£1,365 pcm
(6)
£1,452 pcm
(1)
Flats £488 pcm
(7)
£726 pcm
(7)
£800 pcm
(2)
- -
All £474 pcm
(9)
£719 pcm
(14)
£833 pcm
(17)
£1,365 pcm
(6)
£1,452 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for SA3

Highest value in SA3
Highest value streets Zed-Index
West Cliff £812,989
Nicholaston £706,429
Beaufort Avenue £652,861
East Cliff £615,129
Penmaen, Swansea SA3 £598,776
Highest turnover in SA3
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Beaufort Close 60.0%
Bryn Terrace 44.4%
Whiteshell Drive 41.7%
John Street 38.9%
Tichbourne Street 38.9%

What Zoopla users think of Bishopston

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 74% (13 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Gowerton (4.9 miles)
  • Swansea (5.7 miles)
  • Bynea (6.8 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (33.0 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (59.0 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (64.6 miles)
  • Swansea Queens Dock Ferry Terminal (5.9 miles)
  • Ilfracombe Ferry Landing (25.6 miles)
  • Caldey Island Ferry Landing (27.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Bishopston Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Craig Y Nos School (0.9 miles)
  • Whitestone Primary School (1.5 miles)
  • Petroc (35.0 miles)
  • Coleg Elidyr (35.8 miles)
  • Foxes Academy (35.8 miles)
  • Bishopston Comprehensive School (0.4 miles)
  • Bishopston Comprehensive (0.4 miles)
  • Olchfa School (3.5 miles)
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