An exceptional country home in this most sought after of villages to be sold together with a three bedroom coach house, barn and swimming pool complex and wonderful gardens and grounds including lawns, arboretum, tennis court and paddock, about 13.5 acres in total.
SUMMARY An exceptional country home in this most sought after of villages to be sold together with a three bedroom coach house, barn and swimming pool complex and wonderful gardens and grounds including lawns, arboretum, tennis court and paddock, about 13.5 acres in total.
SITUATION The Village of Peterston-Super-Ely lies some three and a half miles north of the A48 trunk road between Bonvilston and St Nicholas. The Village includes a Church, Garage, two Public Houses and a Village Shop, together with a local Primary School, which is now a feeder School for Cowbridge Comprehensive School. Community activity within the Village is quite extensive and there are further facilities available in the Market Town of Cowbridge which is approximately 8 miles to the west with a modern leisure centre and quality shops and restaurants etc. The Capital City of Cardiff lies approximately 6 miles to the east with comprehensive retail and commercial facilities, Theatres and Concert Halls, in addition to a main line link to London in around two hours. The Village is also convenient for commuting, being a short drive to the M4 interchange at Miskin Junction 34.
ABOUT THE PROPERTY Close to the village of Peterston Super Ely and set within an especially generous plot, Trehedyn House is a truly wonderful, character family home to be sold with extensive gardens and paddock, its own barn and a renovated Coach House. It has very generous, flexible living accommodation with all the principal reception rooms enjoying a southerly aspect looking out over the gardens and grounds. The kitchen, looking to a rear courtyard garden, includes an 2 oven Aga. It has an adjacent breakfast room with dining room and conservatory beyond; and also a utility area and laundry room. Like the kitchen, a study looks over the sheltered courtyard garden.
To the first floor are six bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom enjoys a wonderful southerly view, looking out over the gardens. It has its own comprehensively fitted dressing room linking in to an en suite bath and shower room. A second, guest bedroom also has an en suite bathroom. The other bedrooms share use of a family bathroom with bath and separate shower.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS Set within wonderfully tended gardens and grounds of about 13.5 acres in total, an in-and-out driveway sweeps past the front of the property. The front of Trehedyn House itself enjoys a southerly aspect, looking out over its immaculate, French-influenced gardens and, beyond, onto further garden land with paddock of about 4.5 acres beyond. To the eastern side of the property, screened from the roadway by walling and high, mature hedging is further garden land including a vegetable garden, lawn and an arboretum thought to date back over 100 years with a wide variety of tree species. At the western edges of the property is a tarmac-topped Tennis court and timber pavilion. The Coach House has its own enclosed, south facing courtyard garden.
THE COACH HOUSE A three-bedroom, a comprehensively modernised Coach House with living room, conservatory opening to a south facing garden, kitchen and cloakroom. To the first floor are three bedrooms - the largest of which has an en suite shower room - and a bathroom. This space offers a great deal of flexibility and can be used as an annexe or as an income-generating rental.
TENURE AND SERVICES Freehold. Mains electric and water connect to the property. Both Trehedyn House and the Coach House have oil-fired central heating.
THE BARN & SWIMMING POOL Located within yards of Trehedyn House, the barn has a central, double height hall and an ancillary kitchen area; it connects to a suite of rooms associated with the pool, including a hot tub and changing / shower room, wc and a further room containing the pumps / filtration kit.
The kidney-shaped outdoor pool is heated by an air-source heat pump and is enclosed by high stone walling and accessed via wrought iron gates. It is surrounded by an expansive, flagstone paved seating area, ideal for al fresco entertaining.
DIRECTIONS From Cowbridge, travel along the A48 in an easterly direction towards Cardiff. Pass through the Village of Bonvilston and, after leaving the village, turn left at the 'Sycamore Cross' cross roads, following the signs for Peterston-Super-Ely. On entering the hamlet of Gwern y Steeple, bear left at the 'Gwern y Steeple' sign onto Trehedyn Lane. After about half a mile stone walls on both sides of the road - Trehedyn House is on your left. Enter by first entrance; it is a sweeping in/out driveway.
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