In one of the finest locations within Portishead and affording the most stunning uninterrupted views of the estuary and towards the Severn Crossings in the distance.
This charming 1960's five bedroom detached family residence is offered to the market for the first time in over five decades. Constructed from brick and spar dashed elevations under a pitched tiled roof, this home currently offers in excess of 2500 Sq. Ft of living accommodation and presents the potential to create a family home of your dreams to enjoy for many years to come.
The property offers a golden opportunity for the purchaser to bring their own style and vision to this unique home in this desirable coastal location. In brief the property comprises; entrance porch, entrance hall, cloakroom, study, living room, dining room, breakfast room, kitchen, utility room and rear lobby all of which are located on the ground floor. The first floor features a family bathroom, store room, five bedrooms with the master bedroom benefiting from having an en-suite bathroom that completes the internal accommodation to this impressive coastal home. Outside, the property sits in mature, landscaped gardens with ample space to the rear providing significant room to extend without over developing the plot if desired. The gardens are delightful and would not be compromised by enlarging the house, offering a wonderful space to sit and relax and entertain in the warmer summer months whilst benefiting from a private gate to golf course and the National Trust coastal walks.
With homes of this nature rarely available, coupled with the potential and unique location, Goodman & Lilley anticipate a good degree of interest.
The convenient location makes it the ideal choice for a variety of purchasers providing easy access to both Portishead's traditional High Street and the delights that the Marina has to offer with a selection of bars and restaurants to enjoy in both locations. The family buyer will warm to the nearby Lake Grounds allowing children the perfect space to explore or enjoy the various sporting activities they have to offer, or simply enjoy a picnic during those warm summer months.
Portishead itself has seen great investment over the last five years, adding to its popularity and facilities which include a stunning Marina, Waitrose supermarket, a recently refurbished Lido as well as a number of small boutiques, eateries and larger facilities. Portishead is increasingly popular with families and couples who embrace the outdoor life, many taking advantage of the good schools, golf course, coastal walks as well as access to the M5 motorway network at junction 19. For commuters Bristol city centre is 10 miles away and Bristol Temple Meads or Parkway offer high speed train links to London Paddington in 90 minutes. Bristol International airport has flights throughout the world and is some 12 miles to the South of the property.
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: F
Services: Mains Water, Drainage, Electric & Gas
All viewings strictly by appointment with the agent Goodman & Lilley - 01275 430440
Secure uPVC double glazed sliding patio door and window combination opening to the entrance porch, obscured door and window combination opening to the entrance hall.
A good sized entrance hall, light and airy in its appearance with ample circulation space, double panel radiator, alarm panel, cloaks cupboard, gentle set of stairs descending to the study and principle reception rooms, staircase rising to the first floor landing, door to:-
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising; Low-level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap, tiling to splash prone areas, heated towel radiator, obscured window to the front aspect.
A light filled room enjoying a dual aspect with uPVC double glazed windows to the front and side aspects with views towards the estuary, internal glazed window, radiator.
A generous living room enjoying a dual aspect with a large uPVC double glazed window to the side aspect and uPVC double glazed windows to the rear aspect affording stunning views over the adjoining Golf Course and towards the estuary. Fireplace with gas living flame fire with brick surround, alcoves, radiators, TV & telephone points, open-plan to the dining room, uPVC sliding patio doors to the rear garden and the breakfast room.
Another generous reception room, light filled with ample space to position a dining room table and chairs, linen cupboard, radiator, obscured paned door to the kitchen.
Interlinking the living room and breakfast room beautifully with uPVC double glazed windows to the rear aspect enjoying the delightful coastal views, archway to:-
Fitted with a comprehensive range of wall, base and drawer units with work surfaces with inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit, additional water tap, mixer tap, tiling to splash prone areas, electric fan assisted double oven, AEG electric hob with canopied extractor hood, space for fridge/freezer, space for under counter dishwasher, vertical radiators, feature island unit, uPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect with views towards the estuary, secure uPVC door to rear lobby providing access to the rear garden, multi-paned door to the utility room.
A good sized utility room, fully tiled with Belfast sink, work surface with wall, base and drawer units, feature full-height ceiling with skylight, plumbing for a washing machine, water softener unit, uPVC double glazed door providing access to the front, under-croft storage cupboard, cupboard housing the gas fired boiler that serves the heating system and domestic hot water and lagged water cylinder, ceramic tiled floor.
Access to roof space via loft hatch, uPVC double glazed window to the front aspect, eaves storage cupboard, doors opening to all of the bedrooms and the family bathroom.
Enjoying a dual aspect with uPVC double glazed windows to the rear and side aspect enjoying estuary and Welsh hill views, radiator, comprehensive range of bedroom furniture, door to:-
Fitted with a five piece suite comprising; low-level WC with concealed cistern, bidet, pedestal wash hand basin, corner deep panelled bath, shower enclosure with electric shower, tiling to splash prone areas, heated towel radiator, vertical radiator, recessed ceiling down lighting, uPVC double glazed window to the front aspect.
uPVC double glazed windows to both the front and the rear aspects enjoying estuary views, radiator, TV point
uPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect enjoying estuary views, radiator, built-in wardrobes with over-head storage.
uPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect enjoying elevated estuary views, radiator, built-in wardrobe
uPVc double glazed window to the front aspect, radiator, built-in wardrobe
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising; low-level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, deep panelled bath with bi-folding shower screen, tiling to splash prone areas, heated towel rail, uPVC double glazed window the rear aspect with estuary views.
The private gardens are the crowning feature to this wonderful property which lie to the rear of the home and enjoys a easterly orientation with stunning views of the estuary and Severn Crossings in the distance. The gardens are predominantly laid to various stone chipped and patio areas with established borders with an array of deep planted flowering shrubs and flora. A deep paved sun terrace is accessed from the back of the property with a seating area that provides ample space to sit back and relax and enjoy the garden and coastal vistas. This seating space can be easily accessed via the French doors from both the living room and the kitchen. A summer house and green house are also found within the garden as well as a running water feature providing a sense of calm and tranquillity.
The tandem garage is approached over a block paved driveway providing off-road parking for several vehicles. The generous tandem garage is accessed via an up and over door with light and power connected.
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