The main house accommodation briefly comprises; four bedrooms; one ensuite bedroom, three further bedrooms serviced via the main bathroom, downstairs; three reception rooms, WC, fabulous kitchen/breakfast room and utility. The property also features a generous plot, detached double garage and beautiful gardens.
Abbots Leigh is regarded by many as one of the most sought after villages on the outskirts of the city with its own church, public house and village hall all being within half a mile of the property. Clifton Village is situated approximately two miles away across Isambard Kingdom Brunel's world famous Suspension Bridge and the city centre is approximately three and a half miles distance. Junction 19 of the M5 gives access to the UK motorway network and can be found within four miles and Bristol International Airport around nine miles. A variety of beautiful walks including Leigh Woods, Abbots Pool and Avon Gorge (a designated area of outstanding natural beauty) are on offer quite literally from the doorstep.
Portishead lies within 10 minutes drive and offers a fantastic cosmopolitan Marina with excellent restaurants, a huge array of supermarkets and a lively high street. Another area of natural beauty. The X4 bus, 50 metres from the house takes you to Bristol City Centre one way and Portishead the other. Abbots Leigh has a large public sports facility and real tennis club within a 1 km walk from the house.
Bristol also provides a good selection of schools including Clifton College, Clifton High School, QEH, Bristol Grammar School and Badminton School for Girls. Other schools in the surrounding area include The Downs School at Wraxall. Clifton Village is just across the famous Suspension Bridge with its boutique shops, banks, restaurants, post office, public houses and art galleries. The city centre is located approximately 6 miles away and provides extensive shopping facilities including Cabot Circus Shopping Centre. Cribbs Causeway is also within easy reach. Junction 19 of the M5 (4.5 miles) provides access to the national motorway network. Bristol Temple Meads provides a fast train service to London Paddington which is approximately 90 minutes. Bristol Airport is 7 miles to the south. Ashton Court is 4 miles away and provides communal parkland of approximately 800 acres.
Please see the floorplan for room measurements.
The house is approached from Manor Road, with an attractive stone front wall and gated access to a sweeping driveway that runs past a detached double garage and lawn area up to a central front door.
On entering the property there is a wonderful central hallway with solid oak feature staircase that rises to a galleried landing which looks down onto the hallway with doors to all downstairs rooms. There is a generous sitting room with feature fireplace and doors out to the rear garden, a superb kitchen / breakfast room that opens into a dining room again with access out to the rear garden. The kitchen is fitted to a high standard and has fitted solid oak flooring running throughout which is consistent with the central hallway. To the rear of the property is another reception room currently used as a home office, and to finish the downstairs accommodation there is a cloakroom/WC.
On the first floor is a dual aspect, master bedroom with en suite facilities and three further bedrooms serviced via a beautiful family bathroom fitted to a high standard. All first floor room are accessed from the spacious galleried landing with solid oak floor and built in storage.
The property offers ample private gardens to the front and rear, with lawn and patio to the front and a totally enclosed attractive walled rear garden with mature bushes, shrubs and climbers.
The house is set behind a natural stone front wall with a farm house gate providing access to ample driveway parking and a detached double garage.
(From Clifton) Depart Bristol across the famous Clifton Suspension Bridge on the B3129 as far as the traffic lights onto the A369 towards Portishead. After about half a mile carry straight on at the next set of traffic lights continuing on the A369. Again after about half a mile you will observe The George public house on your left hand side. Turn left at The George onto Manor Road and after approx. 200 meters the house can be found on the right hand side of the road.