A stunning and unique Grade II listed four bedroom semi-detached home boasting a wealth of character and charm.
Tucked away down a private drive behind a secluded country cottage front garden, this beautiful period home sits at the end of Portishead High Street within walking distance of shops, cafes, local butcher, greengrocers, public houses, Ofsted outstanding primary and secondary schools and many other local amenities.
The property is one of four homes which together form 'The Grange'" and was built in the 13th Century, originally believed to have been the manor house for North Weston. No 1 The Grange occupies the entire left hand side of the property and is only home to benefit from its own private driveway and entrance.
The current and previous owners have invested significantly so that the property offers a wonderful spacious family home with all luxuries accustomed to a modern home complemented by many character features such an original stone fireplace with a wood burning stove, deep window seats in the lounge and master bedroom and a beautiful original 13th century wooden beam in the living room.
In brief, the property is arranged over three floors. The ground floor boasts a warm and welcoming entrance hall with country cottage kitchen/breakfast, cloakroom, utility cupboards, open-plan living and dining room with endless period features that include wooden panels, oak beams and a stone fireplace. The light and airy first floor includes a spacious landing, generous master bedroom with walk in wardrobe, two further good size bedrooms and a modern shower room. The third floor provides a spacious fourth double bedroom also with en-suite bathroom. The 70ft country style cottage garden provides a degree of privacy and is edged with mature flowering shrubs and trees. A beautiful feature is the summer house which overlooks a pretty pond.
A driveway provides off street parking for several vehicles leading to the front of the property and the garage. The garage also features a workshop/hobby room/store above the garage providing useful space for those who require just that extra elbow room
Entered via a secure multi paned front door and double glazed window combination flooding the hall way with natural light, feature floor to ceiling wood panel wainscoting, radiator, staircase rising to first floor landing, cottage style latch door to kitchen, cloakroom, utility cupboard, glazed multi-paned French doors opening to the living/dining Room.
A wonderful room featuring endless period features including an original 13th century oak central ceiling beam, natural stone fireplace with timber lintel with flagstone hearth, wood burning stove, floor to ceiling wood panel wainscoting to part of one wall, quality oak flooring, double glazed sash window to the front aspect with window seat enjoying garden views, arched window to the side aspect, TV & telephone points. The dining area has plenty of space for a dining room table and chairs.
Fitted with a comprehensive range of painted shaker style wall, base and drawer units. The work tops are fitted with light Corrian complete with splash backs, inset ceramic one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit with swan neck mixer tap. Integrated dishwasher, space for fridge/freezer, space for range cooker with extractor hood over. The gas fired boiler is concealed within one of the base units, ceramic tiled floor, radiator, period double glazed windows to the side aspect. The room also has enough space to house a dining table and chairs.
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising; 'Heritage' low level WC, pedestal wash basin with tiled splash back, radiator, ceramic tiled flooring.
With plenty of storage space, plumbing for automatic washing machine, light and power, understairs cupboard with space for condensing dryer.
A light and airy landing with 'Velux' window, airing cupboard housing a hot water cylinder, staircase rising to second floor landing, doors to all first floor accommodation.
With two period glazed windows to the front aspect with window seat overlooking the garden, two double panel radiators, timber latch cottage door to:-
A walk-in wardrobe with hanging rails and shelves, this room also has the plumbing for an en-suite.
Feature arched sash window to side aspect, radiator.
Double glazed window to side aspect, radiator, cottage style latched doors to storage cupboard, eaves recess with space for drawers.
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising; low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap, double shower enclosure, radiator, extractor fan, half height tiling to all walls, ceramic flooring.
Access to roof space via loft hatch, door opening to the second bedroom.
With double glazed window to the front overlooking the garden, double panel radiator, timber latch door to en-suite bathroom.
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising; low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap, panelled bath with mixer tap and hand shower attachment, radiator, extractor fan, fully tiled, marble flooring.
The cottage style garden enjoys a sunny aspect and offers a good degree of privacy with a generous lawn extending to approximately 70 ft. The garden has a wealth of deep planted floral, herbaceous and specimen tree borders that flank the garden with a pretty ornamental pond which is stocked with fish. A summer house overlooks the pond and is connected with light and power which provides the ideal space to sit back and enjoy the garden come night or day.
The property is approached over a tarmacadam driveway which leads to a garage located next to the property, the garage features light and power and has stairs that lead up to the Hobby Room/Workshop.
Converted recently above the garage is this useful room which offers versatility for those buyers requiring a workshop or hobby room. The room features a Velux window which floods the room with natural light.
M5 (J19) 3 miles, M4 (J20) 11 miles, Bristol Parkway 14 miles, Bristol Temple Meads 10.5 miles, Bristol Airport 12 miles (distances approximate)
Local Authority: North Somerset Council Tel: 01934 888888
Council Tax Band: E
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