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Laurel Cottages, Mill Lane, Portbury

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period Features
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Elevated Hillside Position
  • Formerly Two Cottages
  • Situated Within A Spacious Plot
  • Detached Double Garage
  • Two Driveways
  • Over 1400sq. ft Including Double Garage

Full description

A charming four bedroom semi detached cottage set within spacious grounds within the highly sought after village of Portbury.

Formerly two cottages dating back 500 years and built into the hillside on the grounds of a Roman Quarry, this cottage offers a quiet setting which is complemented by its elevated position with far reaching views to the front over the village, great for those looking to relax in the garden or simply entertain family and friends. This fine property has undergone a programme of careful and tasteful improvements by the current owners and offers the perfect blend of modern conveniences and original period features.

In brief the property comprises of: entrance hall, family room, living room, open plan kitchen dining area, utility room with mezzanine level above and family bathroom to the ground floor. The first floor is accessed via two separate staircases with the first staircase from the entrance hall leads to bedrooms one and two with master bedroom benefiting from a cloakroom. The second staircase leads up from the dining area and provides access to bedrooms three and four. Externally the property enjoys lawned gardens secluded from the road, parking for several vehicles split over two driveways and a detached double garage.

Having recently sold a number of properties in the village, Goodman & Lilley anticipate a good degree of interest due to its location and the accommodation on offer. Call us today on 01275 430440/ and talk with one our property professionals to arrange an internal inspection.

M5 (J19) 1 mile, M4 (J20) 11 miles, Bristol Parkway 14 miles, Bristol Temple Meads 10.5 miles, Bristol Airport 12 miles (distances approximate)

Tenure: Freehold

Local Authority: North Somerset Council Tel: 01934 888888

Council Tax Band: C

Services: All mains services connected.

Location - Portbury is a small village in North Somerset on the edge of the Mendip Hills located in the picturesque Gordano Valley.

The village is particularly well served for its renowned schooling in both the state and private sector, from local primary school, St Mary's to the two local senior schools Gordano & St Katherine Park Senior Schools, both with daily bus services to and from the schools, whilst The Downs School is within 3 miles of the property.

You can enjoy village life and still be on the motorway within 5 minutes. From its local pub offering excellent food to the monthly community caf at the Village Hall, Portbury has something to offer everyone.

The Village Hall was built by the villagers in 1892 and is completely run by volunteers, it offers Aerobics, Zumba, Pilates, Summer and Winter skittles, Quiz Nights and is available for private functions.
The bar is open every Friday and Sunday evenings to enable the locals to put the world to rights.

The Mall, Clifton Village and Portishead are all within 10 minutes drive so shopping is never a problem, it is so easy to drop into the shops on the way home.

Entrance Hall - Secure hardwood entrance door, hardwood double glazed window to front, telephone point, stairs to first floor landing, door to:

Family Room - 4.20m x 3.18m (13'9" x 10'5") - Hardwood double glazed leaded bay window to front, open fireplace, under-stairs storage cupboard, radiator, telephone point, door to:

Living Room - 3.64m x 3.17m (11'11" x 10'5") - Hardwood double glazed bay window to front, coal effect gas fireplace, radiator, TV point, open plan with steps leading up to:

Dining Room - 3.10m x 3.42m (10'2" x 11'3") - Double radiator with feature beams, stairs to first floor landing, open plan to Kitchen, door to:

Utility Room - 3.10m x 3.18m (10'2" x 10'5") - Wall mounted gas combination boiler serving heating system and domestic hot water, plumbing for washing machine, space for fridge/freezer and tumble dryer, uPVC double glazed window to rear, hardwood single glazed window to side, radiator, vinyl flooring, access to Mezzanine level, secure uPVC double glazed courtesy door to rear, door to:

Kitchen - 3.10m x 3.22m (10'2" x 10'7") - Fitted with a matching range of base units with worktops space over, stainless steel sink unit with single drainer, plumbing for dishwasher, space for fridge and cooker, hardwood glazed window to front, uPVC double glazed leaded window to side, fireplace, double radiator, flagstone flooring, feature beams, original cast iron fireplace, secure door to garden, door to:

Family Bathroom - Fitted with three piece modern white suite comprising deep panelled bath with hand shower attachment off and mixer tap, wash hand basin with cupboards under and mixer tap, tiled double shower enclosure with fitted shower and glass screen and low-level WC, half height tiling to all walls, heated towel rail, extractor fan, uPVC double glazed leaded window to side.

Landing - Doors to both bedrooms:

Master Bedroom - 3.63m x 3.17m (11'11" x 10'5") - Hardwood double glazed leaded window to front, radiator, TV point, loft hatch, door to:

Wc - Hardwood double glazed leaded window to front, fitted with two piece modern white suite comprising, wash hand basin and low-level WC.

Bedroom 2 - 3.66m x 3.19m (12'0" x 10'6") - Hardwood double glazed leaded window to front, radiator.

Landing - Hardwood double glazed leaded window to rear, doors to bedrooms three and four:

Bedroom 3 - 3.26m x 3.63m (10'8" x 11'11") - UPVC double glazed window to front, uPVC double glazed window to side, fireplace, radiator.

Bedroom 4 - 2.29m x 3.45m (7'6" x 11'4") - UPVC double glazed window to side, radiator, loft hatch.

Outside - The gardens are mainly laid to lawn to the side of the property bordered with a mixture of shrubs and flowers. The garden has been landscaped into defined areas that breaks up the garden nicely over the various levels. Located just off the kitchen is a perfect patio area which is a real sun trap and perfect for enjoying al-fresco dining in the summer. This leads onto a detached double garage with workshop and parking on the drive for a number of vehicles. Steps lead down from the front of the property to an additional driveway providing parking for around three vehicles.

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13 August 2016

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