Library Street, Canton, Cardiff, CF5 1QD

Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 2
Parking: Residents permit
Heating: Gas central heating, Double glazing
June 23, 2017


The Property
A classic bay fronted Victorian terraced house which has been modernised and extended by the present owner to provide a stylish contemporary living environment. The accommodation comprises: entrance porch, hall, through lounge, large extended open plan day room, dining room, fitted kitchen along with laundry room and cloaks/WC. Bi-fold doors open from the day room to the south/west facing rear patio garden. To the first floor are four bedrooms and the main bathroom whilst a dormer loft conversion provides a 5th (principal) bedroom with en-suite shower room. Gas central heating with combi boiler. New wood framed sash double glazed windows to the front elevation and powder coated aluminium double glazed bi fold doors and PVCu windows to the rear. Neat south/west facing walled rear patio garden.

The Location
The property is located on this sought after tree lined street adjacent to the renowned Chapter Arts Centre and Canton Library, in the heart of Canton. There are numerous restaurants, watering holes and high street shopping amenities on hand whilst the city centre is within comfortable level walking distance. Thomsons park is just 10 minutes walk away as is the Pontcanna area with vast parkland leisure areas.

Entrance Entered via an open porch with original tiled floor and beautiful half tiled walls, original panelled front door with glazing, original black & white tiled hallway, original staircase with newel post and spindles rising to the first floor, radiator, panelled doors off.
Cellar Running beneath the hallway, this is the original coal cellar.

Through lounge
The original two separate rooms have been knocked through to provide a large open plan room with new wood framed double glazed sash bay windows to the front elevation, plain modern fireplaces to both ends of the room with wood burning stove inset to one, cupboard and shelves between the two fireplaces. ceiling coving and recessed down lights, light laminate flooring, radiator. Doorway through to the:

Kitchen /dining/day room
A lovely light and airy room, extended into the side return and having three zones, with a grey ceramic tiled floor throughout and powder coated aluminium double glazed bi-fold doors opening onto the rear patio garden, the walls and ceiling are painted in crisp white with provision for 5 pendant light fittings and recessed ceiling down-lights, two ‘Velux’ roof windows to the side return extension, large radiator. The Kitchen is fitted with a range of contemporary base and wall mounted cupboard and drawer units in hi gloss grey finish with white worktops including an island unit and larder unit. Multicolour patchwork ceramic tiled splash-back feature, 1.5 bowl sink unit with mixer tap, integrated oven, grill, 5 burner gas hob, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. There is ample space for a large dining table and seating area. A doorway leading to a laundry room with plumbing for a washing machine and space for a dryer, sink unit, tiled floor, radiator, extractor. Further door to Cloakroom/WC equipped with close coupled WC and wash hand basin, ‘Velux’ roof window, ceramic tiled floor, radiator.

First floor landing Panelled doors off, staircase rising to the loft bedroom.

Bedroom one
Wood framed double glazed sash bay and further window to the front elevation, ceiling coving, recessed ceiling down-lights, fitted wardrobe cupboards to one wall.

Bedroom two
A good double bedroom with period fireplace having shelving to both sides, PVCu framed double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator.

Bedroom three
PVCu framed double glazed window to the rear elevation, cupboard housing the gas central heating combi boiler (2 years old) radiator.

Bedroom four
PVCu framed double glazed window, radiator.

Equipped with white bath with beautiful ceramic ‘Metro style’ tiling, with shower over and glass screen, wash hand basin with mixer tap on plinth, close coupled WC, radiator, tiled floor, recessed ceiling down-lights, feature shelving around door, PVCu framed double glazed window.

Loft Bedroom five
A very impressive loft conversion with a large dormer extension to the rear elevation with powder coated aluminium framed doors and glass ‘Juliet’ balcony, two ‘Velux’ roof windows, recess ceiling down-lights, storage into roof eaves. Door to En-suite equipped with shower cubicle, close coupled WC and wash hand basin. Fully tiled walls and floor, chrome towel radiator, ‘Velux’ roof window, extractor.

Forecourt with low wall railings and gate. The walled rear garden faces south/west and is neatly laid to patio on two levels with a raised boarder.

Council tax band E Tenure We are informed by the seller that the property is Freehold EPC rating To follow

Floor plan ground floorFloor plan first floorFloor plan loft room
Full EPC 13 Library St

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