Sycamore Drive, Allt-Yr-Yn, Newport, Newport, NP20

For Sale £289,950

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Open House Newport estate agents invite you to view, this highly desirable four double bedroom three-storey town house, in one of Newport's most sought-after suburbs.

Your first chance to view this property is from 12.30pm to 1.30pm on Saturday 14th November 2020 – strictly by appointment only.

A relatively new build, the Charlbury Special house type offers flexible family accommodation over three spacious floors. This new development is centrally located between Newport railway station and Pye Corner station, both with frequent services to Cardiff Central Station. Junction 28 of the M4 is around 1 mile away for onward journeys to the Welsh capital or Bristol.

This semi-detached house offers a main bedroom with ensuite shower room, another family shower room, dedicated family bathroom and a ground floor cloakroom toilet. From the moment you step across the threshold, get ready to start planning how you will move in and use these three floors of versatile rooms. Live here if you want to be close to the city centre, but up on the high ground. Live here if you want to be able to enjoy the breath-taking views from Ridgeway viewpoint, and a coffee in a cute café, only moments from your home. Just live here.

The property is only offered to view by those who are in position to proceed to an offer by being in at least one of the following three positions:

• their house already on the market for sale or sold subject to contract;
• with a mortgage approval in principle or cleared funds;
• a valuation of the property they need to sell carried out by Open House Newport Estate Agents.

Due to the new ways of working created by the current situation, for the wellbeing of our clients, customers and staff, we are unable to provide viewings of properties on a speculative basis only. Proceedable viewings, as described here, are only are available at this time. For more information on this property, please visit the Open House Newport Estate Agents Facebook page, for additional imagery and our advertising video.

Arriving at the property
Built on the grounds of the former Allt-yr-yn College by Taylor Wimpey, the property is accessed from either Allt-yr-yn Avenue as you leave the city centre or Ridgeway if you approach the city from the west. Tree-lined roads, turn-of-the-century architecture and views of the Twmbarlwm hillside can guide you homeward bound. Drive into the development to be greeted by an inviting and thoughtfully curated neighbourhood. Just a few short turns, and you will see the welcoming frontage of eight. A meticulously landscaped front border awaits your arrival.

Entrance
With its own side driveway and garage, park up the car, and step forward to the front door protected by a decorative stone and tiled archway. Entrance is gained via an attractive, partially glazed, front door. From the moment you step into the property, you immediately appreciate the versatility of the property's design. A swathe of bright ceramic flooring leads on to the kitchen, cloakroom toilet, lounge-dining room and stairs to the first floor accommodation.

Kitchen 3.93m (12' 11') x 2.58m (8' 6')
The beating heart of any home, eight offers a crisp and modern kitchen with clean lines and a designer feel. Here you will find the space and fitted appliances to create leisurely breakfasts, long lunches and afternoon tea parties in your perfectly presented back garden. This modern fitted kitchen comprises a suite of high gloss units discretely offering ample storage and a range of integrated appliances. For your culinary endeavours, the kitchen provides an integrated oven and grill, gas hob, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge freezer and an integrated washing machine. The kitchen window offers a welcoming view of the quiet neighbourhood street, with friendly local cats trading purrs for tickles.

Toilet Cloakroom
The first floor toilet, with tiled floor, comprises low-level push button toilet and pedestal sink with mixer tap. It is perfectly situated for house visitors and garden party guests.

Family Lounge Dining Room 4.70m (15' 5') x 3.72m (12' 2')
On entering this generously sized room, your eye is immediately drawn to the expansively glazed and French door bounded rear aspect. A pleasant view of the two tiers of the back garden can be seen before taking a seat at the dining table or sinking into one of the sofas. The room is decorated in a palette of neutral colours and ample space is available for sofas and storage units, as well as four perfectly set dining places and accompanying chairs.

Main Bedroom with Ensuite 3.64m (11' 11') x 3.38m (11' 1')
Let's head straight to the top floor to find the main bedroom complete with ensuite shower room. The room offers breath-taking views across the City of Newport – as you can see, you might never need a bed-side clock again. This beautifully presented main bedroom, styled in a glamorous Parisian theme, offers generous floor space and ample room for free-standing furniture, as well as having built in wardrobe space. It is the perfect room to just kick off those shoes and let sweet dreams of Paris and beyond flitter through your mind as slumber embraces you.
The inviting en suite with neutral ceramics comprises shower, wash-hand basin and low level push button WC. Spend as long as you like in here – this floor also has another adjacent dedicated shower room for those in a hurry.

Bathroom 2
You have the added bonus of a shower room on the top floor, whether a bathroom for a family member or guest using bedroom 2 or just that extra shower for a growing family, it certainly gives you options and no queing for the bathroom space in this house.

Bedroom Two 4.12m (13' 6') x 2.79m (9' 2')
Across the top floor landing you will find bedroom two. This welcoming double bedroom enjoys views to the front of the property. Comfortably able to accommodate a double bed and free standing furniture, in addition to the built in wardrobes. The room is presented in a palette of neutral tones.

Bedroom Three 2.88m (9' 5') x 2.55m (8' 4')
We descend to the first floor to enter the third double bedroom. Front facing, the room also offers generous proportions with views over Sycamore Drive through an enchanting bay window. Currently presented as a bedroom, it would also effortlessly transform into the perfect study or work-from-home office for those who have said goodbye to commuting.

Family Bathroom
On this level you will also find your third bathing option. Run a luxurious bath - take a glass of something suitably chilled and sparkling – and lock the door. Don't worry about the time you spend in there – that's why the home has two more showering options on the floor above. Those gently soaking their cares away will enjoy this modern suite comprising panelled bath with a compact mixer tap - shower head ready, floating wash-hand basin and floating push button WC, with a built in decorative storage shelf.

Bedroom Four – Family Lounge 4.72m (15' 6') x 3.38m (11' 1')
This impressive first floor room truly captures the benefits of town house living. The size of the main living space in many properties, the biggest decision you might have is will this be another lounge – or will someone stake their claim for an impressive bedroom space. Currently presented as a first floor lounge in a neutral colour palette, with the added appeal of French doors caressed by an ornamental Juliet balcony, whatever your decision, this room will undoubtedly be a popular space with its new the occupants.

Back Garden
Enjoy the options that this split-level back garden provides. The garden benefits from a patio area as you step out from the family room, perfect for barbeques and alfresco dining; a lower lawn offers relaxing tranquillity. The lower garden borders the property's purpose built garage which can be accessed through its side door.

Garage
This truly versatile executive dwelling also has its own dedicated single garage which accessed from the left hand side of the property. Will you park your convertible in here, or will this space become your home gym, perfect for working out when working from home.

And finally.....
•Built on the site of a former college, you might be inspired to turn one of the many rooms in this house into a library
•Eight is in council tax band F, which is ten payments of £212.45
•Allt-yr-yn is becoming renowned for the café culture and gourmet dining offered by the nearby Ridgeway Café and Ridgeway Bar & Restaurant
•The crest of Ridgeway offers stunning views across the city to the Bristol Channel as well as over “Little Switzerland”.
•Tredegar Park Golf Club and Newport Golf Club are both only a short drive away
•Visible from the master bedroom, Newport's Civic Centre was designed by architect Thomas Cecil Howitt, its construction starting in 1937.

For your health and wellbeing
We fully recommend a drive-by viewing of all of our listed properties before contacting us to book an internal viewing appointment. Please make sure you have viewed all of the available online marketing material to avoid any unnecessary physical appointments. Please do not ask to book a viewing if you have symptoms of Covid-19; have been recently contacted by a Track & Trace scheme; or are awaiting the results of a Covid-19 test. At your viewing appointment the following rules will apply:
1 - Only 2 people from the same household are able to view at the same time and we ask politely that no children attend.
2 - You will be required to wear your own face mask. We are unable to provide these.
3 - The viewing must be touchless. Doors will be left open and we will maintain a 2 metre distance at all times.
4 – Internal inspections will be for a maximum of 15 minutes.

  • Four Bedroom Semi-Detached Townhouse
  • Garage access from the garden
  • Driveway to park up to 3 cars
  • Very Contemporary Throughout
  • Excellent Transport links and Desirable Location
  • Two Showers with Bathroom on every floor
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Low Maintenance Garden
Floorplan for Sycamore Drive, Allt-Yr-Yn, Newport, Newport
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