An impressive mix of Victorian and modern features in a traditional semi-detached home
Regent House is a traditional looking period home on a sought after road in Penarth. There are a host of original features including coving, picture rails and ceiling mouldings throughout, but with the addition of an impressive modern extension and modern finishes throughout, complimenting the original Victorian styling.
The entrance hall has Italian porcelain tiled floor and ornate decorative coving. There is an impressive large glass door and side panel that form an inner porch area. The staircase to the cellar has been made into a wonderful feature with glazed panel revealing an exposed stone wall.
The front reception room has luxurious fitted carpet and bespoke plasterwork and coving to the ceiling. There is a sash bay window to the front, sash window to the side and an open fireplace with marble surround and slat hearth.
The rear reception room has luxurious fitted carpet, bespoke plasterwork to the ceiling, a feature fireplace with slate hearth and a newly installed wood burning stove, sash window to the side and powder coated aluminium bi-fold doors opening onto the rear courtyard.
The open plan kitchen/family room has a continuation of the Italian porcelain tiled floor, two sets of bi-fold doors opening onto the both the central courtyard and the rear garden. The kitchen area has an Italian design, Vama Cucine glass fitted kitchen with a mixture of stainless steel and Quartz worktops over, central island, double sink, Smeg double oven, Smeg five ring gas hob, dishwasher and space for an American fridge/freezer.
The utility/WC has modern WC and wash hand basin, space and plumbing for a washing machine and Quartz worktop.
From the entrance hall is a door to the cellar, with a glazed side revealing the exposed stone wall; the cellar has tiled flooring and is an excellent storage space.
An original staircase takes you to the first floor. The master bedroom has fitted carpet, fitted dressing table unit, a window and velux to the side and feature lighting. There is a walk-in wardrobe with plenty of fitted storage and access to the airing cupboard housing the water tank and wall mounted boiler. The en suite has a very modern suite comprising of vanity wash hand basin, WC and double shower cubicle.
Bedroom 2 has fitted carpet, sash bay window to the front and sash window to the side. The en suite has a modern suite comprising vanity wash hand basin, WC and double shower cubicle.
Bedroom 3 has fitted carpet, sash window to the side and Juliette balcony to the rear. The family bathroom has tiled floor and a modern suite comprising vanity wash hand basin, WC and panelled bath.
To the second floor are a further two bedrooms, one overlooking the front and one with a Juliette balcony to the rear. These bedrooms are both serviced by a shower room with modern suite comprising vanity wash hand basin, WC and double shower cubicle.
The front garden has paved pathway leading to the front door and shingle stone driveway with parking for several vehicles.
The rear garden is attractive and low maintenance; mainly laid to lawn with newly planted fruit trees, plants and shrubs around the edges, fully enclosed by traditional stone walling with gated access to the front. It includes a slate central courtyard, patio to the rear and paved pathway leading to the Home Office/Summer house at the bottom of the garden.
The home office/summer house is built to a high specification including base units and sink with Quartz worktop over and a WC with wash hand basin.
The property benefits from a full security alarm system.
Immaculate finishes throughout in this substantial, beautifully styled Victorian home.James Thomas