For Sale

3 Bedroom Apartment

Friars Road, Barry


  • Exceptional Period Property spanning the first & second floor
  • 2 bedrooms and an attic room
  • Barry Island Primary School Catchment
  • Beautiful dining room with a balcony
  • Uninterrupted sea views and 40 metres from the beach
  • Recently landscaped garden and Double Garage with electric doors
  • No onward chain
  • Excellent transport links to Cardiff and M4
  • Barry Island and Whitmore School Catchment

Welcome to Hill Crest! This beautiful large family home with dual aspect sea views has many benefits such as beachside living, a double garage, large landscaped garden and it is also within school catchment for the highly desirable Barry Island primary School.

It is situated in the heart of Barry Island, this captivating property offers a vibrant lifestyle opportunity, free from any ongoing chain. Nestled within walking distance to beaches, the train station, and local shops, it promises both convenience and scenic charm.

Spanning the first and second floors, the accommodation greets you with an entrance porch leading to stairs to the first floor. Inside, discover a welcoming hallway, a lounge adorned with a bay window providing panoramic views, a dining room complemented by a covered balcony, two spacious double bedrooms, a lavish 4-piece bathroom, and a contemporary kitchen breakfast room featuring a utility area. Ascending to the second floor reveals a generously-sized loft room, complete with a study area, dressing room, and a generously-sized en suite shower room.

Externally, the property exudes elegance with its Edwardian façade and enjoys a front garden along with a larger-than-average rear garden which has been recently landscaped and features a garage. This is a home that seamlessly blends modern comfort with timeless charm, promising a lifestyle of unparalleled enjoyment.

This property is sold with no onward chain.

Communal Entrance Porch

Upon entry, you're greeted by the original tiled floor, offering a touch of character. A stained glass window on the side adds a subtle hint of elegance. Stairs quietly lead up to the first floor, inviting you to explore further.


With original coving features and dado rail. Carpeted with opaque window to side and further stairs rising to second floor. Two radiators. Doors to lounge, dining room, both bedrooms, bathroom and kitchen breakfast room.

Living Room

5.63m x 3.96m

An impressive, carpeted reception room with large bay window allowing views across thew Channel. There is a large feature slate fireplace with a gas fire along with radiators.


3.30m x 2.23m

A luxurious four-piece bathroom suite featuring a panelled bath, a shower cubicle with a rainfall-style shower and a separate rinser, a wash hand basin set into a vanity unit, and a low-level WC. The bathroom is adorned with marble-tiled walls and a matching floor, and includes an opaque window and a heated towel rail.

Kitchen Breakfast Room

6.42m x 3.45m

Situated at the rear of the property, this modern kitchen features an extensive range of eye-level and base-level units with complementing granite work surfaces. It includes a matching island with a breakfast bar area. The kitchen is equipped with integrated appliances such as a microwave, dishwasher, wine cooler, American-style fridge freezer, and a large range oven and hob. Additional features include radiators, a tiled floor with underfloor heating, windows to the side and rear, and a door leading to the rear lobby.

Rear Lobby

The lobby features a vinyl floor and a uPVC door leading to the rear garden. There is also a cupboard housing a washing machine.


Dining Room

4.26m x 4.01m

Welcome to a generously-sized dining room featuring charming original-style coving and a sleek laminate floor. This space boasts a fantastic balcony accessed through elegant uPVC doors, complete with a marble fireplace and a radiator. Step out onto the balcony to enjoy its tiled floor, decorative cast iron surrounds, and breath-taking views.

Bedroom One

4.39m x 3.30m

A  double bedroom featuring plush carpeting and a rear aspect window. The room includes built-in cupboards and a radiator.

Bedroom Two

3.63m x 3.40m

A further carpeted double bedroom with side aspect window and radiator.

Loft Room

8.76m x 4.42m

A fantastic room that is currently being used as the master bedroom. This spacious area is carpeted with original wooden beams. There are Velux window and a radiator. There is also a separate study area, doors to the dressing room and en suite shower room.

Dressing Room

3.02m x 2.72m

A fantastic addition with heaps of storage including built in clothes rails.

En Suite Shower Room

3.02m x 2.87m

A huge shower room with shower cubicle, low level WC with concealed cistern and pedestal wash hand basin. There is laminate floor and tiled walls. There is also fitted cupboards and a radiator.


Front Garden

The most beautiful period property that is entered via a wrought iron gate that leads into an area withy established shrubs and flowers. There is a pathway leading to a communal door and also a path to the rear garden.

Rear Garden

Steps ascending to a fantastic garden that was recently landscaped.  There is a large tiled patio area with built in planters and seating. There is newly laid Astro-turf, established shrubs and trees. There is a Gate to front and a pathway to the back patio where there is access to the double garage. Access to rear lane.


5.61m x 4.97m

Large garage with up and over electric door.

Lease Details

The freehold of this maisonette and apartment below is owned by this property. The building has a lease of 999 years from approx 1910.

Energy Efficiency Rating
(92-100) A
(81-91) B
(69-80) C
(55-68) D
(39-54) E
(21-38) F
(1-20) G
Environmental Impact Rating
(92-100) A
(81-91) B
(69-80) C
(55-68) D
(39-54) E
(21-38) F
(1-20) G

Floorplan for First Floor Flat, 20 Friars Road

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