Pontselli, Boncath, Pembrokeshire, SA37
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- Wonderful regency Gothic mansion - Fantastic rural location - Seven bedrooms all with ensuite - Five reception rooms - Self contained two bedroom cottage - Easy access to Carmarthen and Cardigan - In its own 'private' valley - 15 acres of grounds Lancych is a wonderful regency Gothic house set in a fantastic rural location. The house lies in its own 'private' valley which is intersected by the charming River Cych, a trout stream which connects to the Teifi, famous for its salmon and trout. Listed Grade II*, the mansion was built in 1820 in a cottage style ornate and incorporates many charming design features which form a theme throughout the house. An arched entrance lobby with flagged floor leads to the reception hall with a Gothic arched theme serving the sitting room with an open fireplace and shuttered bay windows making the most of the glorious views over the parkland and river. Also a library, a dining room, an elegant drawing room and well equipped kitchen with underfloor central heating. On the first floor is the principal suite, a guest suite and bedrooms 3 and 4. In the east wing are three further bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. Also a self contained two bedroom flat at the ground level. In all set in 15 acres of wonderful grounds.
Entrance porchAn arched porch with flagged stone floor leads to:Reception hallWith a Gothic arched theme and serves:The sitting room, drawing room and Library all have open fireplaces with a marble surround.Sitting room - 22' 6" x 18' 9" (6.86m x 5.72m)Sitting room with west and north facing shuttered bay windows making the most of the glorious views over the park and the river.Library - 20' x 12' (6.1m x 3.66m)The Library faces west and has a shuttered bay and extensive built-in bookshelves.Drawing room - 27' x 16' 6" (8.23m x 5.03m)An elegant Drawing room has north facing windows overlooking the garden, and east and west facing French doors. It has a built-in sideboard and display cabinets.Inner HallAn Inner Hall with stone flags serves:Dining room - 28' 9" x 14' (8.76m x 4.27m)The Dining room which is south facing with a central Gothic arch and has an adjoining office.Cloakroom A fully tiled Cloakroom with vanity unit, shower cubicle, low level w.c.Cellar There are extensive Cellars.Kitchen - 19' x 15' (5.79m x 4.57m)The Kitchen which has a wonderful Welsh slate floor with underfloor central heating, is fitted with bespoke units with polished granite worksurfaces. It is well equipped with a ceramic hob, a double oven, a microwave and a Maytag refrigerator. An adjoining lobby leads to a Utility room.StaircaseThe principal staircase, which is lit by a splendid circular stained glass window leads to a first floor landing.Master bedroom - 19' 9" x 18' 6" (6.02m x 5.64m)The Principal Suite has a west and north facing Bedroom with a "barrel" ceiling, an adjoining Dressing room, west facing with a fireplace feature and extensive built-in wardrobes. A luxurious en suite Bathroom has a whirlpool bath, a ''Steamist' full body shower cubicle, low level w.c, his and hers vanity units. The Bathroom is tiled in Travertine and has under floor heating.Bedroom - 17' 6" x 16' 3" (5.33m x 4.95m)A Guest Suite comprising Bedroom 2 which is north facing and overlooks the valley has a large en suite Bathroom with a freestanding bath, shower cubicle, pedestal hand basin, w.c. and a travertine floor.Bedroom - 18' x 12' 6" (5.49m x 3.81m)Bedroom 3 is south facing and has an en suite Bathroom with panelled bath with shower fitting, pedestal hand basin and low level w.c.Bedroom - 12' x 10' 8" (3.66m x 3.25m)Off a secondary landing, also served by a back staircase, is Bedroom 4 with en suiteBathroom, panelled bath with shower, low level w.c. and pedestal hand basin.East wing In the East Wing of the house and accessed by it's own staircase, a landing serves three further Bedrooms with north and south aspects, all beautifully appointed and each having superbly equipped en suite Bathrooms.Self contained flatThe Self-Contained Flat is located at ground floor level in the East Wing and has again been recently completely refurbished. It is beautifully appointed and includes anEntrance Lobby, a Cloakroom, Utility room, superbly equipped Kitchen, Living room, two Bedrooms and a Bathroom.FishingThe property owns the fishing rights in the River Cych where it is contiguous with its Freehold ownership. There is about 3/4 of a mile of single bank of which about300 yards is double bank. A tributary of the Teifi this river provides brown trout fishing with a run of sea trout and salmon late in the season.Additional informationServicesPrivate water supply from a spring by gravitation. The main house has its own well. Mains electricity. Private drainage system. A ground source heating system is installed for the East Wing. There is an oil fired boiler for the main house.Fixtures and fittingsThe garden ornaments and statuary are not included in the sale. Some of them may be available by negotiation.Local AuthorityPembrokeshire County Council, County Hall, Haverfordwest, SA61 1TP Telephone 01437 764 551Coucil TaxThe property is in Band H for Council Tax purposes.Wayleaves, easements and rights of wayThe property will be sold subject to and with the benefit of all wayleaves, easements and rights of way whether mentioned in these particulars or not.