This charming character cottage is situated in the heart of the very popular village of Clapton-In-Gordano close to the village pub, The Black Horse.
Believed to date back to the 17th Century, this stunning period home oozes character and charm with accommodation approaching 2,000 Sq Ft, arranged over two floors and In brief, comprises; entrance porch, study area, living room with inglenook fireplace, family bathroom, kitchen/dining room, master bedroom with en-suite, utility room, bedroom three with en-suite, bedroom four. The gardens lie side of the property, laid tow lawn
Clapton in Gordano is a small hamlet in North Somerset. Life is centred around the Black Horse pub which is the true heart of the community. Whilst offering an excellent country feel the property is within easy reach of the many shops, boutiques, bars, restaurants and facilities of Portishead (1.5 miles), Clevedon and Nailsea, including a Waitrose in Portishead and Nailsea. Nearby, Clifton offers a further choice of amenities to the east of the property. With regards to schooling, the well regarded Downs School is a popular choice for local families and there are excellent state schools at Portishead, Clevedon and Nailsea.
The M5 motorway network is accessible via junction 19 of the M5 allowing good access to the Midlands, South West and Bristol which can be accessed by either the A369 or B3128. Bristol International Airport is twenty five minutes away offering both national and international flights on a frequent basis.
Period timber front door opening to the hall.
Flagstone floor, shelved alcove, internal leaded glazed opaque window, door opening to:
The living room is a generous size, brimming with character period features that include ceiling timbers and a wonderful beamed inglenook fireplace taking centre stage complete with a bread oven and a wood burning stove, thumb latch door with steep turned stair case rising to the master bedroom, cottage style leaded glazed windows to the front and side aspect with deep sill and window seat, TV point, radiators, period thumb latch door opening to:-
Period timber door opening to the rear garden, leaded glazed window to the side aspect, ceramic tiled flooring, timber door opening to the bathroom and the kitchen/dining room.
Fitted with a four piece suite comprising; low-level WC, vanity pedestal wash hand basin, shower enclosure with electric shower, corner 'Jacuzzi' bath, ceramic tiled floor, radiator, full-height ceiling with skylight flooding the space with natural light.
A good-sized room, light and airy in its appearance with full-height ceiling with sky light window and cottage leaded glazed window to the rear aspect. Fitted with a comprehensive range of shaker style wall, base and drawer units with work surface over, inset stainless steel sink and drainer unit, tiling to splash prone areas, four ring induction hob, electric fan assisted oven, space for fridge, exposed natural stone walls, ceramic tiled flooring radiator, ample space for dining room table and chairs, timber door opening to the master bedroom, internal door to inner hall.
A generous, light-filled enjoying a dual aspect with cottage style windows to both the front and the side aspects, ceramic tiled floor, radiators, door to:
Fitted with three piece white suite; comprising recessed walk in double shower enclosure with fitted shower, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and low level w.c and full height tiling to all walls, low-level WC, cottage style obscure glazed window to side, tiled flooring.
Storage cupboard, doors to bedrooms three and four, utility room and to courtyard garden.
A useful room for storage, housing the freestanding boiler which serves the heating system and domestic hot water, stairs rising to the loft room.
Limited head-height with skylight window offering potential for further development.
A wonderful spacious, character filled room with vaulted ceiling featuring original timber a framed beams, beamed period fireplace, sky light and cottage style glazed windows to front and side.
Another good sized room with a cottage style leaded glazed window, radiator, storage cupboard, door to:
Fitted with three piece white suite; comprising shower enclosure with fitted shower, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and low level w.c, full height tiling to all walls, cottage style obscure glazed window to side, tiled flooring.
The fourth bedroom resides to the rear elevation of the property and offers another good-sized bedroom. Feature Bay window to rear aspect, full-height ceiling with skylight, radiator.
The enclosed gardens and grounds lie to the side of the property and are laid predominantly to lawn with a stone chipped area accessed from the main hallway providing a pleasant place to sit back and tranquillity. The garden also enjoys a good degree of privacy with a mature shrubs and trees occupy the borders. A low maintenance courtyard style garden provides a wonderful secluded position which takes full advantage of a favoured westerly orientation, perfect for relaxing in the sun late into the evening during the warmer summer months.
Accessed via a five gate opening on to a generous driveway providing off-road parking for several vehicles. The garage is opened by swing doors and provides useful additional undercover parking and storage.
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