A beautiful Victorian stone fronted five bedroom detached family home situated in an elevated position with views over Portishead and towards the Gordano Valley.
Retaining much of its original period detail, this charming period home is impressive throughout. With beautiful stone elevations under a pitched tiled roof, the dressed bath stone bay window and quoins are typical of its Victorian age. This fine home has generous and versatile accommodation which is arranged over two floors and in brief comprises; entrance vestibule, entrance hall, living room, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, family room, utility room and a shower room. The first floor features five spacious bedrooms, master and bedroom five enjoying en-suite facilities, family bathroom completing this first floor. Externally, the west facing rear garden is predominantly laid to a level lawn with private seating areas providing space to dine al fresco. The frontage is nicely set back from the road with a double width driveway for several vehicles, the property is also blessed with two sizeable cellars which are conveniently accessed from the driveway.
Secure hardwood door with over-head leaded stained glass panel flooding the vestibule with natural light, feature period door and leaded glazed stained glass window combination opening to the impressive entrance hall.
The entrance hall is spacious, light and airy in its appearance with a wealth of period features that include tall ceilings, ceiling roses, lit alcoves, stripped wooden floorboards all of which are indicative of the Victorian period. A turned staircase rises to the first floor landing with window on the half landing flooding the space with natural light, understairs storage cupboard, radiators, window to the side aspect, period pressed panelled doors open to principle rooms.
The Sitting room resides along the front elevation of the property and interlinks beautifully with the Living room creating a generous reception space when entertaining family and friends. This space can be easily sectioned back to two separate rooms using bi-folding timber concertina doors. Other notable features of room include wooden double glazed sash bay window to the front aspect, fireplace with ornate timber surround with inset electric wood burning effect stove and tiled hearth, radiators, wooden double glazed window to the side aspect.
An opulent room displaying many characteristics of the era with a beautiful red marbled fireplace with a tiled inset and inset multi-fuel wood burning stove taking centre stage, wooden double glazed sash bayed window to the front aspect, picture rails, radiators and TV point.
Bespoke fitted kitchen with a comprehensive range of shaker style wall, base and drawer units with roll top edged granite work surfaces over, inset one and a half bowl ceramic sink with mixer tap, central island unit with breakfast bar peninsula finished with a wood black work surface with inset electrical point. Set within the stone chimney breast is a space for a gas range cooker with a cottage style tiled splash back and plate canopy, space for dishwasher and American fridge/freezer, wooden double glazed sash window overlooking the rear garden, period wood flooring, open-plan to:-
A great room interacting seamlessly with the kitchen providing ample space for a generous sized dining room table, double glazed sash window to rear aspect, feature period fireplace with inset gas stove, continuation of the stripped wooden floor boards, vertical radiator.
Located on the rear elevation, currently used as an office but offers versatility for those buyers that have to accommodate large families and could easily be used as a family or hobbies room to cater for different age groups. A light filled room with wooden sash windows to both the front and side aspects, radiator, door to:
The utility room is fitted with beech effect wall, base and drawer units with roll top work surface incorporating a ceramic sink and drainer, mixer tap, space and plumbing for a washing machine and dryer, space for chest freezer, wooden double glazed sash window to side aspect, secure double glazed door opening to the rear garden, loft access, door opening to:-
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising; low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, shower enclosure with mains drench shower, tiling to splash prone areas, recessed ceiling spot lights, obscured window to the side aspect.
A turned stair case rises to the galleried landing with a window on the half landing allowing light to flood through into this space, storage cupboard, access to roof space via loft hatch, pressed panelled doors opening to all of the first floor accommodation.
Accessed from the half-landing with another loft space above and is boarded. The bedroom has wooden double glazed window to the side aspect, radiator, obscured glazed panelled door opening to:
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising; low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, shower enclosure with mains shower, extractor fan, tiling to splash prone areas, obscured window to the side aspect, chrome heated towel rail.
A good sized room with wooden sash double glazed window affording views over Portishead and towards the Gordano Valley, built-in wardrobes with material panel voiles with shelves, drawers and hanging rails, radiators, door opening to:-
Fitted with a three piece suite with feature exposed brick walls comprising; low level WC, vanity wash hand basin with storage unit beneath, shower enclosure with mains shower, extractor fan, tiling to splash prone areas, wood laminate flooring, heated towel rail.
Feature decorative fireplace with tiled inset, picture rail, radiator, built-in wardrobes with shelves and hanging rails, fireplace with attractive surround and hearth, double glazed sash windows to front aspect affording elevated views over Portishead and towards the Gordano Valley.
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising; low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, deep panelled bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, bi-folding shower screen, tiling to splash prone areas, radiator, two obscured windows to the side aspects.
Double glazed window to the rear aspect overlooking the rear garden, radiator, built-in wardrobes with shelves and hanging rails, wash hand basin.
Wooden double glazed sash window to the rear aspect overlooking the rear garden, radiator, wash hand basin.
The established rear garden enjoys a favoured west facing orientation and is laid predominantly to lawn and flanked with mature flowering shrubs, specimen trees and flora that occupy the borders adding interest and a good degree of privacy. The garden also has two seating areas that can enjoyed and can be easily accessed from the utility room and from the side of the property providing the ideal place to sit back and enjoy the aspect in the warmer summer months. In addition there is large wooden clad shed located to one side of the garden providing useful additional storage.
Accessed from the driveway via a secure door, this space provides ample dry space to store your work or houshold items, light and power connected, window to side.
Also accessed from the driveway via a secure door, light and power connected and a dry open space for further storage.
The driveway is located to the front of the property and provides ample space for several vehicles. A pathway lies to the side of the driveway and leads up to the front door and is planted with a good variety of flowering shrubs and specimen trees.
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