Savills | Empire House, Mount Stuart Square, Cardiff, CF10 5LR | Properties for sale
99.78 sq m
Asking price £325,000(9.601.477.672 ₫)

Empire HouseMount Stuart Square, Cardiff, CF10 5LR

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in August 2019
  • Grade II* listed conversion
  • No onward chain
  • Allocated, gated parking
  • Many original features in the communal areas giving a feeling of grandeur

Unique duplex apartment in an iconic Grade II* listed building in the heart of Cardiff Bay

About this property

  • The communal entrance give a feeling of luxury and grandeur with ornate mouldings and mahogany panelling with a refurbished period lift with exposed workings providing a centrepiece.

    This ground floor apartment is an example of a modern duplex with high specification fittings throughout. It features underfloor heating and tiled flooring. Entered into a spacious hall with a modern spiral staircase in chrome and Perspex taking you to the first floor.

    The open plan living/dining/kitchen features a dramatic double height ceiling with French doors opening onto a private paved terrace with ample seating for al fresco dining and the luxury of a hot tub.

    The kitchen has a combination of wall and base units with granite worktops. Integrated appliances include an oven, hob with extractor over, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and sink and drainer.

    There is a large double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and a luxury bathroom with Porcelanosa fittings to complete the downstairs accommodation.

    To the first floor is a generous landing leading to the master bedroom with fitted wardrobes. The bathroom is finished beautifully, again with Porcelanosa fittings. Finally, there is a dressing room in the mezzanine, overlooking the living area with a range of fitted wardrobes. There is potential for this to be converted into a third bedroom.

    Additional benefits include a concierge on-site, storage cage in the lower ground floor as well as allocated, gated parking.

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One of my favourite buildings in Cardiff, the wealth of history and original features are breath-taking. This apartment, being a duplex is thoroughly unique and beautifully finished.

James ThomasProperty agent

Local information

  • Originally built by Cardiff architects Percy Thomas and Ivor Jones in 1926, Empire House was the vision of commander Charles E Evans, chairman of Evans and Reid, one of the largest coal exporters in Wales. This building became an iconic landmark within Mount Stuart Square. It now has Grade II* listed status.
  • The building was converted to 37 luxury apartments, completed in 2014.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = F