COED Y CASTELL, GANNOCK PARK WEST, DEGANWY,£1,125,000 - CONWY
Located on one of the most prestigious and desirable addresses on the North Wales coast sits COED Y CASTELL, an iconic and exquisite ARTS & CRAFTS house designed and built by SIR CLOUGH WILLIAMS-ELLIS, the architect and creator of the renowned ITALIANATE VILLAGE of PORTMEIRION in NORTH WALES, the Italian influence being evident in this unique home.
This niche property, recognised by its attractive bow windows, is situated in an elevated position on a private road, GANNOCK PARK WEST in DEGANWY with stunning panoramic coastal views towards Anglesey, the Great Orme and Conwy Mountain and being west facing enjoys breathtaking sunsets! COED Y CASTELL was commissioned by Mostyn Estates in 1939 and has now been acknowledged by CADW, the Welsh governments historic agency, as being a property of special architectural interest and is now GRADE 2 listed.
Many original features abound including oak flooring to the ground floor which has been lovingly restored and original marble fireplaces. Its interesting to note that the vendors are only the third owners of this lovely home.
The impressive accommodation includes: Magnificent split level, galleried reception hall with oak flooring, decorative brick fireplace and turned oak staircase with a Juliet balcony, spacious cloakroom with parquet flooring, beautiful drawing room with original marble fireplace and French doors on the gardens with panoramic views. Double doors lead into a formal dining room with marble fireplace and panoramic views.
The kitchen is positioned at the rear of the property and has been modernised in keeping with the theme of the house with oak units, marble work surfaces and a welcoming Aga along with underfloor heating. There is also a utility room, walkin larder, rear porch with steps down to a very useful wine cellar and boiler room with original store cupboards and modern central heating boiler.
A wide turned staircase leads to the first floor with oak balustrades and oak flooring. On this level are six bedrooms five of which have ensuites with one of the bedrooms turned into a useful office for the vendor. The master bedroom with its feature bow window has glorious views from the front and views of the Vardre from the side elevation along with a spacious five piece ensuite and ample wardrobe space with walkin cupboards. There is an additional walkin storage room and an airing cupboard.
Outside doesn't disappoint - At the front of the property is a terrazzo tiled sun terrace with French Doors from the Drawing Room and a retractable awning. The detached double garage with roller doors follows the Italian theme of the house with its pretty Juliet balcony and stone steps up to the studio.
Ample parking to front of the property along with gardens to lawn with mature shrubs bordered to the road by stone walling and neat hedging whilst to the rear is a planted area with blossom trees and mature shrubs ornamental planting along with gravel paths and seating areas.
Words cannot describe what a truly fabulous house this is and well worth a viewing!
Please note: The tennis court to the right of the property is not included in the sale.