Gileston, Vale of Glamorgan


  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Reception Rooms

3 bedroom house SSTC

  • Reference Number 10564552
  • Agent Chris Davies Llantwit Major
  • Agent Number 01446 792020


About this property

This superb Grade II listed 17th Century period family home is set in the quiet village location of Gileston, The Vale of Glamorgan. Briefly the property comprises entrance hallway, sitting room with clearview LOG BURNER, dining room with Glamorgan fireplace, kitchen and cloakroom/WC to the ground floor. To the first floor are three bedrooms and a family bathroom. Outside to the front is a low maintenance garden with Glamorgan gate, and store (potential conversion to be included into the main footprint of the ground floor) with DRIVEWAY providing ample parking. To the rear is an impressive mature private garden offering further potential for a log cabin etc. The HAYLOFT ANNEX has one double bedroom, sitting room, kitchen and shower room. The property has been used in recent years as a holiday let and generated cira £38,000 in 2019 (approx £3,500/month). Rose Cottage enjoys LPG central heating with a combination boiler, NO FORWARD CHAIN and many original period features. Gileston is located within 2 miles of Rhoose Village, half a mile of St Athan Village, within easy reach of the towns of Llantwit Major and Cowbridge, and within walking distance of the beach and the Heritage Coastline.


Entrance Hallway
Front Entrance Door. Radiator. Quarry tiles. Store cupboard. Door to sitting room.

Sitting Room 14' 0'' x 18' 6'' (4.26m x 5.63m)
Window to front. Door to kitchen. Radiator. Stone staircase to first floor. Door to dining room. Quarry floor tiles. Storage cupboard. Superb original fireplace with clear view log burner.

Dining Room 7' 4'' x 13' 6'' (2.23m x 4.11m)
French doors to rear. Quarry floor tiles. Radiator. Original 17th century Glamorgan 17th Century fireplace (which helps date the property).

Kitchen 18' 8'' x 5' 8'' (5.69m x 1.73m)
Window to side. Glazed door to side. Fully fitted kitchen comprising eye level units, base units with work surfaces over. radiator. Gas cooker. Built-in dish washer. Built in fridge. Partially tiled walls. Ceramic floor tiles. Belfast sink with mixer tap and solid wood work surface. Built in washing machine. Door to cloakroom/WC.

Cloakroom/WC 3' 6'' x 5' 3'' (1.07m x 1.60m)
Low level WC. Corner wash hand-basin. Window to rear. Ceramic floor tiles. Radiator.


Door to bedrooms and family bathroom.

Bedroom One 8' 4'' x 13' 10'' (2.54m x 4.21m)
Windows to front. Radiator.

Bedroom Two 10' 4'' x 8' 10'' (3.15m x 2.69m)
window to side and front. Radiator.

Bedroom Three 9' 8'' x 6' 11'' (2.94m x 2.11m)
Window to rear to side. Radiator.

Family Bathroom 9' 4'' x 9' 7'' (2.84m x 2.92m)
Window to rear. Panelled bath with mixer shower. Low level WC. Shower enclosure with mixer shower. Wash hand basin with mixer tap. Porcelain floor and wall tiles. Spot lights.


An enclosed garden. Stone boundary walls. Glamorgan gate. Mature borders.

Lean-to Store 18' 5'' x 6' 4'' (5.61m x 1.93m)
Window to side. Potential to knock through from entrance hallway and conversion.

Driveway 28' max x 46' 0'' (8.53m x 14.01m)
Outdoor lighting. Wrought iron driveway gates. Ample off road parking for 3 cars.

Rear Garden 65' deep x 85' wide (19.80m x 25.89m)
An enclosed mature garden with paved area for table an chairs. Laid to lawn. Mature trees and shrubs. Lawn area to side. Garden steps. LPG gas tank.


Sitting Room 13' 0'' x 11' 10'' (3.96m x 3.60m)
Front entrance door. Double glazed window to front. Stairs/ladder to first floor mezzanine double bedroom. Wood effect flooring. Down lighting. Opening to kitchen. Under floor heating. (The annex has a hot water tank for hot water).

Kitchen 5' 0'' x 6' 2'' (1.52m x 1.88m)
Double glazed window to front. Kitchen units with sink and mixer tap. Electric cooker and hob. Ceramic floor tiles. Door to shower room.

Shower Room 6' 1'' x 4' 9'' (1.85m x 1.45m)
Shower enclosure with mixer shower. Low level WC. Wash hand-basin with mixer tap. Stone pebble floor and wall tiles. Vertical heated towel rail.

Mezzanine Bedroom 7' 4'' x 12' 0'' (2.23m x 3.65m)
Velux to rear.

Key Features

Gileston, Vale of Glamorgan


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Heritage House, East Street Llantwit Major Vale of Glamorgan CF61 1XY

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9.00 to 18:00
Saturdays 09:00 - 16:00
Sundays: Closed


01446 792020