4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

St. Johns Avenue, Clevedon

Sold STC £600,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A fine Victorian hillside residence
  • Extensive gardens
  • Excellent 4/5 bedrooms
  • Open plan kitchen/dining room across the back with lots of glass
  • Potential games room or guest accommodation
  • Stunning southerly views to the Mendips
  • Well located for Clevedon's amenities

Full description

This FINE VICTORIAN HILLSIDE RESIDENCE enjoys the most fabulous southerly VIEWS across Clevedon to the Mendip Hills. The big surprise is the GARDENS which extend to around 33 meters in depth and about 25 meters at the widest point. It is very hard to find houses in the area with such magnificent gardens; this is one of the very few! The accommodation is well proportioned retaining its VICTORIAN ARCHITECTURAL FEATURES whilst benefiting from those modern luxuries that we all enjoy. A fabulous OPEN PLAN KITCHEN/DINING ROOM extends along the back of the house with plenty of glass to enhance the views. There is even a BASEMENT level ideal for those looking to work from home or to provide guest accommodation. You are within striking distance of the town centre, the sea front and even Hill Road with its boutiques, shops and restaurants. This is a must to put on your list.


Accommodation (all measurements approximate)  
GROUND FLOOR An impressive original Victorian entrance which opens to the vestibule with Victorian mosaic tiled floor with a further Victorian part glazed door which opens into the:

Reception Hall  
A generous area with high cornice ceilings and an attractive staircase which rises to the first and second floor accommodation. there are stripped pine floors and high moulded skirtings.

Lounge  
16' 2'' x 13' 7'' (4.92m x 4.14m)
A stunning room with high cornice ceilings. Additional features include the picture rail, high moulded skirtings and a fine open fireplace which is in regular use. The attractive bay window looks out onto the front garden and across onto St Johns Avenue a particularly quiet cul-de-sac. Stripped pine floors which extend into the hall.

Dining Room/Second Lounge 
13' 0'' x 12' 0'' (3.96m x 3.65m)
High cornice ceilings, moulded skirtings and picture rail. Traditional sash window.

Spectacular Open Plan Kitchen/Dining Room  
18'10" x 13'3" max 12'4" min
The kitchen is well fitted with a great range of farmhouse style cupboard and drawer units with butchers block hardwood working surfaces. Double bowl stainless steel sink unit. Space for a Range cooker. Extractor above. Integrated dishwasher. Well designed pull out larder unit which sits beside a large recess for the fridge/freezer (not included). Useful storage cupboard. This room offers the very best of open plan living with double glazing along one wall and a series of three velux windows and a high sloping ceiling which sit above the dining area. Whist entertaining your friends they can enjoy stunning rooftop views across Clevedon to the Mendip Hills and down across the exceptional gardens. There is a door which drops down into the basement accommodation and there are also double glazed french doors which open into the rear vestibule with further double glazed french doors which take you outside onto the upper terrace. A ceramic tiled floor extends through into the:

Utility 
8'3" x 7'7" max 7'0" min
With access to the Viessmann gas fired central heating boiler. A double cupboard incorporates a useful stainless steel sink unit. There is a double glazed window which offers a good view of the gardens. Space for a further fridge/freezer if required and with plumbing for the washing machine. There is access beyond to the:

Cloakroom  
With WC and washbasin.

LOWER GROUND FLOOR 
A hall provides useful storage before leading to a:

Third Potential Lounge or Fifth Bedroom  
13' 7'' x 13' 4'' (4.14m x 4.06m)
This room would make the perfect guests suite, quite separate from the other bedrooms with windows on two sides, spotlighting and the benefit of central heating. There is also the adjacent:

Butlers Pantry  
9' 4'' x 3' 9'' (2.84m x 1.14m)
That would make a potential shower room.

FIRST FLOOR 
With a fine galleried style landing with access to a large attic space with opportunity for conversion, subject to the necessary planning consents. The skylight above cascades light down into the stairwell.

Principal Bedroom  
16' 0'' x 12' 2'' (4.87m x 3.71m)
A beautifully proportioned room with a fine bay window which looks out over the front gardens with rooftop views across Clevedon's hillside. Additional features include elegant ceiling cornicing, picture rail and moulded skirtings.

Bedroom 2 
13' 0'' x 12' 0'' (3.96m x 3.65m)
With attractive ceiling cornicing, picture rail and moulded skirtings. Fabulous southerly views extend across Clevedon to the Mendip Hills.

Bedroom 4 
10' 0'' x 5' 6'' (3.05m x 1.68m)
Decorations include a picture rail and moulded skirtings. An attractive window which looks out over the front garden.

Family Bathroom  
11' 0'' x 8' 6'' (3.35m x 2.59m)
With a stunning roll top double ended bath with a swan neck mixer tap. WC. An attractive bow fronted washbasin set upon a vanity cupboard and drawers. Additional bathroom cupboards. Bathroom mirror with lighting above. A double glazed window provides spectacular views across Clevedon to the Mendip Hills. Chrome ladder style radiator. Ceiling coving, spotlighting.

Shower Room  
Fitted with a shower, bow fronted washbasin with vanity cupboard. WC. Window with attractive aspect.

SECOND FLOOR 
From the main landing the Victorian staircase rises to the second floor with access to:

Bedroom 3 
14' 0'' x 8' 8'' (4.26m x 2.64m)
With built in cupboards and drawers and the most spectacular views across Clevedon in a southerly direction.

OUTSIDE 
An impressive pillared gateway provides direct access to the front door with a side gate opening to a covered passage and beyond the gardens. There is also access along the side to under croft storage, ideal for sporting equipment etc.

The Gardens 
The gardens are going to be a surprise to everyone that views. Extending to around 33 metres in length and at their widest, around 25 metres. An upper terrace provides a great vantage point from which to enjoy the views whilst a series of steps drop down to a fine central lawn, great for the kids with a further oak bark area for play equipment. Beyond this a partially shaded area has proved an ideal seating position to enjoy these beautiful gardens. Set into stonework are two stone seats great for summer bbqs. There is access to the lower gardens with a circular paved patio and surrounding gravel paths which draw you into the kitchen garden with its raised borders, soft fruit trees and yes rhubarb. There is also access to a timber garden shed. Alternatively pass through a pretty picket gate and up a series of steps to the upper gardens with an ornamental pond feature and eventually a raised decking area giving you yet another amazing view. From here there is access to...

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20 January 2017

Nearest stations

  • Yatton (3.4 mi)
  • Nailsea & Backwell (4.7 mi)
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Steven Smith Town & Country Estate Agents, Clevedon

12 The Triangle, Clevedon, BS21 6NG

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Steven Smith Town & Country Estate Agents, Clevedon

12 The Triangle, Clevedon, BS21 6NG

01275 600034 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Yatton (3.4 mi)
  • Nailsea & Backwell (4.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Steven Smith Town & Country Estate Agents, Clevedon

12 The Triangle, Clevedon, BS21 6NG

01275 600034 Local call rate

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