Property Description

Windhover The Mount
Dinas Powys
CF64 4DG

£750,000

Features

  • Detached residence
  • Fronting Dinas Powys Common
  • Currently extending to over 3,200 sq ft
  • Plot extending to 0.60 of an acre
  • Views towards the Bristol Channel
  • No chain
  • Planning to demolish & construct 2 new dwellings
  • Short walk to the railway station
  • Close to the village Square & amenities
  • Potential to upgrade & refurbish existing house

Description

Detached property, with large plot, enjoying a superb setting fronting the Common. Potential to reconfigure, possibly extend & refurbish or redevelop the site. Planning granted May 2016 for the demolition of existing dwelling & construction of two new semi-detached houses. FULL DETAILS ON REQUEST.

Situation.
Windhover is located in the heart of Dinas Powys and enjoys an enviable position, fronting the village Common.

This thriving village provides a range of shops, three public houses, coffee shop, deli and a restaurant.

Leisure facilities include tennis, golf and bowling clubs and there are beautiful walks over the Common and throughout surrounding woodland.

The area is also noted for its excellent primary schools.

Dinas Powys itself lies just 5.5 miles south west of the Capital City and 9 miles south east of J33 of the M4 motorway.

There are excellent transport links to the city centre with Dinas Powys railway station providing frequent services to Cardiff.

The village is also served by both Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan bus services.


Property Summary
Windhover enjoys a large plot (0.60 of an acre) which extends to the rear to form an 'L' shape.

Landscaping includes a large private garden with paved sun terraces to the rear and generous frontage with driveway and adjoining lawn.

Outbuildings include a double garage with electric door and double car port.

In addition these are two garden sheds, a greenhouse and wood store.



Property Summary cont.
The house presently extends to over 3,200 sq ft (297 sq m) and its configuration can be found set out on the attached floor plans.

In summary however, accommodation comprises:

Ground floor:
o Porch, hallway & cloakroom / WC
o 3 reception rooms
o Study
o Kitchen & breakfast room
o Utility room
o Garden room
o Rear porch

First Floor
o Landing
o En-suite master bedroom with balcony
o 3 further double bedrooms, one with en-suite
o Family bathroom

The house is rather dated throughout and requires a comprehensive programme of refurbishment works.

It does however offer huge potential given its prime location, stunning views and proximity to the village.


Planning.
A detailed planning consent was granted in May 2016 for the demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of two, new, contemporary, semi-detached houses.

In summary, each house was designed to accommodate the following:

Ground Floor:
o En-suite master bedroom
o 3 further double bedrooms
o Bathroom
o Cloakroom / WC
o Stairs & lift rising to...

First Floor:
o Open plan kitchen & diner
o Utility room
o Living area
o Balconies front / rear

Application Reference: 2015/01492/FUL

Full details, floor plans and elevations etc. are available on request.

THE PROPERTY MAY THEREFORE BE OF INTEREST TO AN OWNER OCCUPIER WHO CAN RETAIN AND REFURBISH THE EXISTING HOUSE.

ALTERNATIVELY, A DEVELOPER MAY WISH TO CLEAR THE SITE AND BUILD OUT TWO NEW HOMES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CURRENT PLANNING CONSENT (OR INDEED ANY OTHER CONSENT GRANTED GOING FORWARD).