A 3-bedroom property superbly positioned within the quaint village of Horton with a rare and exciting renovation opportunity. This stunning location at the most southernly point of the Gower provides a perfect base from which to explore this breath-taking Peninsula. Not only does Hillclose enjoy a prime setting but living in Horton gives you the opportunity to become part of a caring community.
The very popular and pretty, coastal village of Horton is nestled between the glorious Oxwich Bay and Port Eynon Bay along the South coast of the Gower Peninsula. A popular beach side spot, Horton is in an area of outstanding natural beauty which is blessed with many award-winning sandy beaches and amazing coastal walks.
After meandering down the South Gower helmet, through the village of Horton, and through a 5-bar wooden gate you will arrive at this detached home. Offering ample off-road parking for multiple cars and a recently built detached single garage with an up and over roller door.
Let us now journey inside to see what Hillclose has to offer…
You are welcomed into this home via a feature front door with an attractive stained-glass window. The multiple windows allow an abundance of natural light to flow into this generous space and offers beautiful outlooks of the garden and sea views beyond. The entire space is laid with easy to clean tiled flooring and it is from here you have access to the lounge.
Firstly, let us explore the lounge, a lovely size room with generous amounts of natural light thanks to the two windows to the side of the home overlooking the garden and sea views beyond. This spacious lounge offers feature beams, open fire with feature surround and is laid with carpet.
Another very generous size room with a large window to the front of the home overlooking the patio area. The dining/family room also has the pleasure of a desirable multi-fuel burner with a lovely Minster stone surround, feature plate rail, coving, and inset storage cupboard and shelving. This space is laid with carpet, and it is from here you have access to the kitchen/breakfast room, shower room, and a stairway to the first floor.
Here you have a useful ground floor shower room which is fully furnished with a WC, wash basin with storage underneath, triple walk-in shower, tiled flooring, and part tiled walls.
You enter the generous kitchen come breakfast room via the dining/family room. Instantly you will appreciate how spacious and light this room is with the dual aspect windows. Housing an array of wall and base units with integrated double stainless-steel sink with drainage, slimline dishwasher, 4-ring electric hob, elevated extractor fan, oil fired AGA and room for three under the counter appliances. This space also enjoys a desirable island housing extra storage and is laid with easy to clean laminate flooring.
The breakfast area allows ample room to house a dining set for up to six seats perfect for catching up before those long days.
Rear porch & Lean to
Situated just off the kitchen/breakfast room you will find a useful rear porch which is laid with laminate flooring and has room for one under the counter appliance. From here you have access to a very large storage cupboard with fitted shelving and a lean-to creating much storage space. From here you have direct access out to the side and rear of the house.
Let us now journey to the first floor to see what this home has to offer…
You arrive at a bright and airy landing with a window to the front of the home allowing lots of natural light to flood in. From here you have access to all the bedrooms, family bathroom, and a triple door storage cupboard fitted with hanging rails and shelving.
Situated to the front with a large bay window with sea views in the distance. This bright double bedroom is laid with carpet.
Another lovely double bedroom with dual aspect windows with sea views and is laid with carpet.
Situated to the rear of the home you have a carpeted, single bedroom with a window to the side offering sea views.
The family bathroom is fully furnished with a WC, wash basin, fitted bath with handheld shower, marble surround and side panel. Here you also have a large airing cupboard which houses the water tank and fitted shelving.
Externally, Hillclose enjoys a well-established garden offering a lovely mix of a level lawn and extended patio areas split over two levels and a fantastic, tiered garden to the rear. It is from here you can really appreciate the amazing location and the sights and sounds of nature. The grounds are wonderfully lined with mature trees, shrubs and an array of raised flower beds offering displays of beautiful blooms. Multiple seating areas can be placed around the grounds where you can entertain friends and family throughout the year. To the rear you also have a brick storage shed where you can store all your garden equipment.
Horton is situated in the heart of the Gower countryside with coastal/woodland walks and an array of sandy beaches offering an outstanding coastline with many majestic bays and interesting coves to explore. Famed for becoming Britain’s first designated area of natural outstanding beauty and popular with locals and tourists alike. You cannot beat its rugged coastal walks and large expanse of family friendly, sandy beaches, coastal shops, and beachside cafes.
With Horton Bay on your doorstep which is popular with families and the surfing community, remaining relatively quiet throughout the year and offering the perfect environment for young families and retirees alike.
Gower itself is also blessed with Tudor Castles, Medieval Churches, Heritage Centres, and family run pubs and restaurants which attract loyal patrons from far and wide.
The charming coastal village of Mumbles is just a short distance away and is located to the west of The City of Swansea. Mumbles offers a full array of quality restaurants and individual boutiques with beachside promenade that meanders along the coast with coffee shops, parks, and ice cream parlours en-route. Alongside our award-winning Gower Peninsula is the Marina and Swansea city which offers an abundance of shops, activities, dining, entertainment, and sporting facilities. Swansea also has excellent links.
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Tax Band - G