The Park Lodge, 70 Penlan Crescent, Uplands

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
This delightful, Victorian home sits in a prime location overlooking the beautiful Cwmdonkin Park and offers charm and character throughout. The Park Lodge is an impressive 4-bedroom detached family home and enjoys 2400sq ft of generous living space which is wonderfully presented over three floors. Situated in an elevated position overlooking the beautiful South-facing garden, the wow factor is in abundance throughout this property.

Freehold, Tax Band - G, Gas/Electric, Mains Drainage, Water - Billed

Positioned just a short walk from the village of Uplands benefiting from an array of convenient shops, boutiques, salons, and restaurants. The property is within easy reach of the city centre and the Gower Peninsula which is the first ever designated area of natural outstanding beauty, with beautiful beaches, interesting coves to explore and breath-taking coastal walks.

Let us explore this beautiful home in more detail


Upon arriving at this substantial home after meandering through the Village of Uplands you are invited through double iron gates where you have generous parking for a car and from here you will be enticed through the solid wood, original front door. Before entering you will appreciate you are surrounded by the sounds of nature.


As you enter Park Lodge you cannot fail to be impressed by the character and features on offer. The entranceway is wonderfully laid with tiled flooring and has charming high windows. The window to the rear frames the beautifully manicured garden and allows an abundance of natural light to fill this lovely space. Here you have ample room to hang your outdoorsy clothing and you have direct access to the useful study and dining room.


4.51 x 2.19 (14'9 x 7'2 )

Step down into a quaint study with lots of natural light beaming in through the window to the front and patio doors to the rear. This useful space is laid with oak flooring and has exposed beams, adding charm and character. A brilliant space to utilise as a book nook, playroom or whatever you may desire.

Dining Room

7.56 x 3.31 (24'9 x 10'10 )

Journey through into the spectacular dining room and straight away your eyes will be drawn to the feature high ceilings. Light flows into this space through the two windows to the front and the picturesque window halfway up the stairway. This room is laid with stained oak flooring and enjoys a superb log burner with slate hearth and wooden mantel. A substantial room with ample room to house a large dining set perfect for socialising with friends and family. From here you have access to the lounge, kitchen/breakfast room, stairway to the first floor, and cellar providing storage space.


7.51 x 3.33 (24'7 x 10'11 )

Another exceptional room with light beaming in through the large sash windows to the rear. From here you have breath-taking vistas overlooking the mature garden and Cwmdonkin Park creating a perfect spot to get lost in the scenery. This generous space offers a feature open-fire, high ceilings, fitted shelving/storage cupboards and is laid with carpet.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

4.49 x 4.18 (14'8 x 13'8 )

You step into a generous size kitchen/breakfast room which is fitted with an array of wall & base units topped with composite worktops. The kitchen offers a range of integrated appliances including single stainless-steel sunken sink with drainage & swan tap, Smeg dishwasher, STOVES double oven & grill, 5-ring gas hob and elevated extractor fan. This substantial space offers ample room to house a generous breakfast table for up to four seats and room for one free-standing appliance. You can picture yourself enjoying your morning brew while soaking up the delightful scenery through the windows to the rear.


Situated off the kitchen/breakfast room you have an essential utility room housing storage cupboards ample space for up to three appliances. This space is laid with tiled flooring and from here you have access to the rear and a WC.


A useful ground floor WC furnished with a WC, wash hand basin, feature radiator and tiled flooring.

Let us now journey back to the dining room and ascend the bright, carpeted stairway to the first floor.


You arrive at an inviting, carpeted landing which provides access to the master bedroom with en-suite, bedrooms 2 - 3, family bathroom, and a stairway guiding you to the second floor.

Master Bedroom with En-Suite

4.55 x 4.14 (14'11 x 13'6 )

A spectacular master bedroom with lots of natural light beaming in through the dual aspect windows. Character and charm oozes from this space thanks to the exposed feature beams, vaulted ceiling, and superb views of the garden and Cwmdonkin park. This generous space has ample room to house a dressing or seating area and has the pleasure of fitted wardrobes and a private en-suite. Housing a WC, wash basin, walk-in shower, heated towel rail, extractor fan, spotlighting, and tiled flooring.

Bedroom Two

4.27 x 3.30 (14'0 x 10'9 )

Situated to the rear of the home you have an impressive double bedroom with beautiful views. This bright and airy room offers a large sash window, feature fireplace, 2 built-in storage cupboards with fitted shelving, high ceiling and is laid with carpet.

Bedroom Three

3.31 x 3.13 (10'10 x 10'3 )

Another beautifully bright room with a large sash window to the rear with wonderful views overlooking the park and garden. This lovely double bedroom offers charming high ceilings and is laid with carpet.

Family Shower Room

Fully furnished with a WC, wash basin, walk-in shower, feature heated towel rail, extractor fan, spotlighting, laminate flooring, frosted sash window to the front, and a useful storage cupboard with fitted shelving.

Let us now ascend the stairway to the second floor and explore bedroom four.

Bedroom Four with En-Suite

4.49 x 4.25 (14'8 x 13'11 )

A beautifully presented double bedroom with an abundance of natural light beaming in through the two Velux and feature window to the side. From here you have exceptional views overlooking Cwmdonkin Park and the sea in the distance. This enormous space offers feature painted exposed floorboards, exposed beams, eaves storage and an en-suite. Housing a WC, wash basin, fitted bath with hand-held shower head, laminate flooring, vaulted ceiling, Velux window and an additional window to the side.

Step Outside...

From the moment you step outside you are enveloped by the unique, South facing grounds of this property which overlooks the splendid Cwmdonkin Park. This perfect family garden has been thoughtfully landscaped with a lovely mix of level lawn, patio and decking areas which are beautifully presented over multiple tiers. Mature trees, plants and shrubs are peppered around the grounds and coupled with the array of seating areas a wonderful space to immerse yourself in nature has been created. Chip stone pathways lined with sleepers guide you around the garden where you will find a green house, garden shed and compost area. The entire grounds are lined with a charming stone wall and fencing creating an element of privacy. All of this is illuminated by external lighting for when it is growing dark. This is the perfect garden for those who are green fingered or those wishing to learn. Externally you also have two storage cupboards perfect for hiding your outdoorsy equipment.

Local Area

With Cwmdonkin Park right on your doorstep, this family friendly park is situated in the heart of Swansea with lots to offer. The popular park enjoys a blend of natural beauty, bowling green, play area, 4 tennis courts, tea rooms and public toilets. Days out here can be enjoyed for hours while exploring all of its facilities.

With Singleton Park just a short stroll away, offering one of the cities largest parks with the pleasure of botanical gardens, boating lake and acres of parkland. The park plays host too many cultural events including Proms in the Park. It is in close proximity to the hospital and university and within easy reach of the city centre. The Gower Peninsular is just a short drive away and is the first ever designated area of natural outstanding beauty, with beautiful beaches, interesting coves to explore and breath-taking coastal walks.

Alongside our award-winning beaches, scenic coastal paths, and marina, we are blessed with great sporting facilities. With championship golf courses, Olympic sized swimming pool and a full array of water sport activities to enjoy. Culturally benefiting from museums, galleries, theatres, and historic castles, with Wales in general often referred to as the castle capital of the world . With a centre celebrating the entire works of Dylan Thomas. Swansea offers a direct line to London and Cardiff International Airport is approximately 45-minute drive.

Additional Property Information


Tax Band - G


Mains Drainage

Water - Billed

01792 448919

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