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Property history of The Old Rectory, Old Roman Road, Langstone, Newport NP18 2JW, 28th Nov 2012

Previously listed for sale on 28th Nov 2012
£750,000 - 4 bedroom detached house

Property features

  • Rectory offering exceptional character
  • Elevated position with views over Bristol Channel
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 5 reception rooms

Property description

Magnificent Rectory offering exceptional character accommodation set in landscaped gardens.

Unique opportunity in this highly favoured location

Built in late 1800's

Close to road communications giving access to bristol and cardiff
retaining A delightful selection of character features
enjoying an elevated position with views over the bristol channel
entrance vestibule
entrance porch and cloakroom
reception hallway with galleried landing
drawing room with period fireplace opening to library area
family room over looking gardens with french doors to terrace patio
large dining room with bay window and feature fireplace
hand painted fitted kitchen with granite work surfaces opening to large breakfast room
separate rear staircase to study
utility room
master bedroom with spacious en suite bathroom
three further double bedrooms and attractive family bathroom
court yard parking area and garage with electric access door
well maintained landscaped gardens
viewing essential

As sole selling agents we are delighted to offer for sale this superbly maintained and improved character home set in private landscaped gardens and enjoying an elevated position with views across the Bristol Channel.

The property was built in the late 1800's and retains a comprehensive range of high quality original features including cornice ceilings, feature fireplaces and ornate door surrounds.

The Old Rectory is ideally located within easy reach of good quality local schooling, world class leisure facilities at the Celtic Manor Resort and road communications at Junction 24 giving easy access to Bristol, Newport and Cardiff.

The property is approached by a shared access to a good size private court yard providing excellent parking and access to the recently constructed garage with electric up and over door. To the side and front of the property are well maintained gardens with large paved patio, areas laid to lawn, borders stocked with shrubs and trees with hedged and walled boundaries.

The spacious ground floor accommodation extends to entrance lobby, cloakroom, utility/boot room, double doors to magnificent reception hallway with staircase to galleried landing and access to cellar, dining room with bay window over looking gardens and inner hallway giving access to family sitting room, library area, drawing room, study and bespoke hand painted fitted kitchen with granite work surfaces opening to large breakfast room with internal access to garage. At first floor level there is a light and airy galleried landing, master bedroom with spacious en suite bathroom, three further double bedrooms and luxury family bathroom.

This property offers the discerning buyer a unique opportunity in this excellent residential location. An early inspection is highly recommended with the accommodation comprising in greater detail:

Ground Floor
Entrance Vestibule:
Leaded double entrance doors, coved and textured ceiling, ceramic tiled floor, doors to:

Ceramic tiled floor, built-in shelves, walls tiled to dado height, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, opaque window, coved and textured ceiling, Manrose ventilation fan.

Utility/Boot Room:
Ceramic tiled floor, Belfast sink, plumbing for washing machine, window, central heating radiator, glazed door to side pathway and garden.

Reception Hallway:
5.29m (17ft 4in) x 4.89m (16ft 1in)
A magnificent reception hall with double entrance doors, two large double glazed windows, oak flooring, superb hardwood staircase to galleried landing, door and staircase to cellar, cornice ceiling, superb ornate detailing and feature door surround with glazed fan to dining room.

Providing excellent storage space.

Dining Room:
3.96m (13ft 0in) into alcove x 3.84m (12ft 7in)
Double glazed bay window to front, feature fireplace with marble inset and hearth and Living Flame gas fire, coved ceiling, central heating radiator.

Inner Hallway:
Central heating radiator, oak flooring, double doors to drawing room, glazed double doors to:

Family/Sitting Room:
4.76m (15ft 7in) x 4.05m (13ft 3in)
Television aerial point, oak flooring, impressive period fireplace with tiled hearth and free standing gas fire, central heating radiator, coved and textured ceiling with central rose, large double glazed windows with central French doors and over head windows over looking gardens.

Library Area:
3.93m (12ft 11in) x 3.31m (10ft 10in)
Central heating radiator, window to side, staircase with hardwood balustrade to study.

Drawing Room:
5.09m (16ft 8in) x 5.46m (17ft 11in)
Period fireplace with central log burner and slate heart, two central heating radiators, large bay window over looking gardens, television aerial point.

5.4m (17ft 9in) x 3.36m (11ft 0in)
Two windows over looking court yard, central heating radiator, telephone point.

3.95m (13ft 0in) x 3.41m (11ft 2in)
Bespoke hand painted kitchen with comprehensive range of tiled walls, base and pantry cupboards, feature glazed units and granite work surfaces and tiled splash backs, inset sink with swivel mixer tap, window over looking court yard, feature chimney breast with extractor and fitted cooking range with five burner hob, large central island with granite work surface, fitted drawer units and breakfast bar, ceramic tiled floor, built-in fridge, dishwasher, open plan to:

Breakfast Room:
4.55m (14ft 11in) x 3.02m (9ft 11in)
Large built-in storage cupboards, ceramic tiled floor, two double glazed windows over looking side garden, double glazed window over looking court yard, double glazed and leaded entrance door, two central heating radiators, door to garden, internal door to garage.

5.62m (18ft 5in) x 4.55m (14ft 11in)
Recently constructed with electric up and over door, two double glazed roof windows, Ideal Concord gas boiler providing hot water and central heating, double glazed window to rear, central heating controls.

First Floor
Galleried Landing:
Spacious and light area with three windows, feature corniced ceiling and central ceiling rose, two central heating radiators, access to roof space, shelved airing cupboard.

Master Bedroom Suite
Entrance Lobby:
Central heating radiator, double glazed roof window, built-in wardrobe, door to:

5.47m (17ft 11in) including depth of wardrobes x 4.05m (13ft 3in)
Two large windows over looking garden and enjoying far reaching views over the Bristol Channel, telephone point, central heating radiator, fitted wardrobes along one wall, coved ceiling.

En Suite:
Separate large tiled shower cubicle, corner bath, low level wc, wall mounted wash hand basin with mono block mixer tap, two windows to side, ventilation fan, ceramic tiled floor, walls tiled to dado height.

Bedroom 2:
4.44m (14ft 7in) x 4.06m (13ft 4in)
Central heating radiator, window enjoying views, comprehensive range of fitted wardrobes, overhead cupboard and central drawer unit.

Bedroom 3:
4.31m (14ft 2in) x 3.62m (11ft 11in)
Central heating radiator, window, vanity sink unit with tiled surround, dado rail, coved ceiling with central rose.

Bedroom 4:
4.1m (13ft 5in) x 3.45m (11ft 4in)
Central heating radiator, coved ceiling, fitted wardrobes and over head cupboards, window to rear enjoying views.

Panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet, low level wc, separate tiled shower cubicle, wired for wall lights, walls tiled to dado rail, opaque window to side, coved ceiling.

The property is approached off Old Roman Road via a shared pavioured driveway giving access to the private court yard providing excellent off road parking and access to the attached garage with electrically up and over door. The side and front gardens are surrounded by a selection of mature trees with borders stocked with shrubs, large paved sun terrace with private aspect.

All main services are available to the property.

We are advised that the property is Freehold (Solicitors to confirm)

By prior appointment with vendors agents Nuttall Parker Newport Tel:

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