Frances Road, Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire, SA69
Fine & Country: 01834 862138
• EXCLUSIVE 4 BED HOME IN FINEST SAUNDERSFOOT LOCATION • PANORAMIC COASTAL VIEWS FROM BOTH HOUSE & GARDEN • FOUR BEDROOMS, GOURMET KITCHEN, LARGE PRINCIPAL ROOMS • HIGH QUALITY, CONTEMPORARY NEUTRAL DECOR THROUGHOUT • OAK INTERIOR DOORS, OAK FLOORS & SOLID OAK FRONT DOOR • MODERN, TOP BRAND ''IN-WALL' GAZCO FIRE IN SITTING ROOM • NEW GARAGE AND AMPLE PARKING WITH SOUTH FACING GARDEN • PLANNING PERMISSION FOR GARDEN ROOM/BEDROOM EXTENSION • WONDERFUL RESIDENCE, FAMILY HOLIDAY HOME OR HOLIDAY LET Overview For those who have sea views at the top of their wish list Galiots will truly delight! The panoramic vista of the sea and coast from Monkstone Point at Tenby around to the Worm's Head on the Gower Peninsular is spectacular! All four bedrooms as well as the reception rooms face the sea, so everyone can enjoy the wonderful outlook from large picture windows. The sitting room, dining room, conservatory, and kitchen/breakfast room, all offer plenty of living space. The terrace and garden are perfect places to relax and observe the many boats coming and going Saundersfoots' pretty little harbour as well as enjoy the splendour of Pembrokeshire's famous sunsets. Location Located in the only coastal national park in the UK (The Pembrokeshire Coast National Park), Galiots has easy access to wonderful walks and some of the best beaches in the world. Situated on the edge of the popular and friendly village of Saundersfoot, the property is a short walk to a wide range of shops and amenities. The many excellent restaurants and cafés are very popular with a range from fish & chips to haute cuisine, and the superb St Brides Hotel & Spa are within easy reach. The harbour is a hive of activity with local fishing boats and recreational sailors bobbing in and out all year round. There are also well respected schools in the local area. Transport links are good with the village station only a couple of miles from the house and benefitting from a good local bus service. The larger historical walled town of Tenby is only ten minutes drive away, with the market towns of Haverfordwest and Carmarthen approximately 30 mins drive with a full range of facilities. The Property The panoramic sea views from the both the house and rear garden are unrivalled, and with four bedrooms and a spacious layout that features large reception rooms it is an ideal family home, or appealing holiday retreat. Built in the late 1940's, Galiots has been extended and modernised to reflect contemporary style and conveniences with a recent upgrade that included, new oak front door, new oak floors to the dining room and hallway as well as new oak bannisters. New carpeting, a modern in-wall Gazco electric fire in new chimney breast, new skirting boards, window sills, oak interior doors and architraves, upgrading of the electrics, sockets and lighting, plus upgrading of the loft insulation along with a new loft ladder. To complete the refurbishment of this highly stylized, impressively located home a contemporary, timeless new interior decor been effected throughout. Note: Full planning permission has recently been obtained that would see a garden room replacing the conservatory with an extension to the master bedroom above, that would incorporate a new en suite shower room and dressing area, with access to a lovely balcony and spiral staircase.
EntranceUnder a small porch the new solid Oak front door with leaded glass motif leads to:HallThe new oak flooring creates a warm, contemporary feel - but the real focal point is the large circular window in the wall ahead that looks through the dining room and its exterior window, straight out to sea! Immediately one feels invited to explore the house to discover other opportunities to enjoy other uninterrupted, panoramic coastal vistas. Oak and glass door to the dining room/sitting room, oak doors to the kitchen/breakfast room and WC, with newly carpeted stairs rising to the first floor. Two wall lamps, 5 arm contemporary ceiling light plus under stair cupboard.Kitchen/Breakfast RoomExtended and updated in 2013 to maximise the stunning views, dine casually, entertain and delight a keen chef! Contemporary styling in a bespoke fully fitted kitchen with abundant work surfaces, solid wood base, eye level and larder cupboards providing excellent storage around the perimeter, plus a centre island which features a stainless steel sink and drainer. Two other stainless steel sinks with drainers help make culinary preparation more manageable when hosting a crowd, along with excellent equipment that includes two integrated Miele electric ovens and a microwave, a Miele ceramic four ring hob with Bosch extractor above, Miele dishwasher, Miele fridge and Neff freezer, plus a Samsung wine cooler. Recessed ceiling lights, ceramic floor tiles and tiled backsplash.Breakfast RoomThis light and bright breakfast room is the perfect place to relax with a morning coffee and enjoy the wonderful view across to Monkstone Point from picture windows and a set of French doors out to the terrace and garden. With plenty of space for a table and chairs it is ideal for casual dining. Lovely oak floor.Utility RoomHandily located off the kitchen or accessed from a glazed side door off the small lobby from the front parking area, with fitted base unit, a stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap, tiled backsplash, ceiling spot lights, plumbing for a washing machine, and space for an additional fridge/freezer. The garage can also be accessed through the utility room and rear lobby.CloakroomAt the end of the hallway, fitted with a toilet, corner wall-mounted hand basin with mixer tap, frosted leaded window, ceiling light, oak floor and oak door.Dining RoomNewly laid oak flooring continues from the hall in a sizeable dining room with wonderful views from the large picture window out to the terrace, garden and stunning seascape beyond. Delightful round, oak framed window on the hall wall. Opening to:Sitting RoomA spacious, welcoming and contemporary styled sitting room flooded with natural light through the large conservatory windows. Curl up in a chair with a good book, listening to the crashing waves and squalling seagulls, spend leisure time with the family recounting coastal adventures, or entertain friends in elegant surroundings with spectacular views. On cool Pembrokeshire evenings, enjoy the ambiance and warmth from the new Gazco fire with handy remote control. New carpeting, coving to the ceiling and French doors to the conservatory.ConservatoryHours can be happily wiled away in this spacious, south facing Conservatory watching the ever changing scenes of the sea and sky with panoramic views of the coastline. Tiled floor, low level walls, a ceiling fan and wall lamp plus electric opening vents to the glass roof. Double doors provide access to the terrace and gardens.Full planning permission has recently been obtained that would see a new garden room replace the conservatory with an extension to the master bedroom above. It would incorporate a new en suite shower room and dressing area, with access to a lovely balcony and spiral staircase. First FloorNewly carpeted stairs rise to the upper hallway with decorative archway and access to the recently re-insulated loft space via an integrated loft ladder, off which lie the master bedroom with en suite, three further bedrooms, a WC and family bathroom as well as a large shelved airing cupboard. 3 leaded windows provide natural daylight with ceiling spots when required. Master BedroomThis good sized, carpeted master bedroom has spectacular sea views from the large south facing window to the front. A leaded window to front of the property adds to the natural light. Storage is provided by built in wardrobes either side of the bed and a large chest of drawers opposite. Recessed ceiling lights and coving. EnsuiteWell equipped with a large quadrant shower cubicle with mains shower and curved sliding screen, luxury bath with corner tap and hand spray, bidet, hand basin with mixer tap in a vanity unit plus a toilet with the best seat in the house! There are unobstructed coastal views via the large picture window. Fully tiled walls and floor, chrome ladder style towel radiator, inset ceiling lights and corner cupboard with decorative lighted alcove.Note: Full planning permission has recently been obtained that would see a garden room replace the conservatory with an extension to main bedroom above that would incorporate a new en suite shower room and dressing area, with access to a lovely balcony and spiral staircase.CloakroomFully tiled cloakroom with mosaic detail, toilet, spotlights and frosted leaded window. Bedroom TwoAnother generously sized carpeted double bedroom with extensive sea views. Built in wardrobe plus hand basin with mixer tap in a vanity unit with mirror above and tiled back splash as well as ceiling spotlights.Bedroom ThreeCarpeted double bedroom with a built in wardrobe providing shelf and hanging space, and ceiling spotlights. Perfect as a guest room, any visitor will enjoy the stunning sea views from the large picture window.Bedroom FourThis large double bedroom has been extended over the new breakfast room below creating a light and bright space with entry dressing area and fitted wardrobe. As with all of the other bedrooms it has a large window overlooking the garden and breath taking sea views. Gracious ceiling chandelier.BathroomSpacious and well equipped with a large quadrant shower unit, bidet, hand basin in a vanity unit with mirror above, and toilet. Tiled floor and part tiled walls with white ladder style towel warmer/radiator. Store cupboard with slatted shelving and frosted lead window. ExternalRecent re-decoration has been carried out to the exterior of the property.New white Upvc windows were installed to rear elevations in 2013.GarageBrand new Garage with pitched roof providing a boarded, well lit storage area with loft ladder access built circa 2012. Electric door with high level leaded window inserts, side leaded window, concrete floor and boarded walls with strip lighting. The Vaillant gas fired boiler is housed here.The landscaped area to the front of the house is set mainly to brick paving creating parking for 2/3 cars with defined planting areas. To the rear is a large terrace that can be accessed from the house via both the conservatory and breakfast room. A sunny place to sit and enjoy a relaxing drink or dine al fresco while taking in the magnificent far reaching coastal views. The garden is set mainly to lawn with a number of easily maintained borders. A stone, brick edged seating area at the end of the garden provides a closer elevated opportunity to observe the harbour and town activity, while the mature beech hedges on both sides ensure a good degree of privacy. ServicesMains Electricity and Drainage with Gas Central Heating and Hot WaterCouncil Tax: Band H 2017 - 2018 £2273Directions 1. A478 from Narberth towards Tenby for 5 miles2. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on A478 0.2 mi< 1 min3. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit and stay on A478 0.7 mi1 min4. Turn left onto B4316 signposted Saundersfoot 1.5 mi4 mins5. Turn left onto Frances Rd where the property will be found on the right