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4 bedroom cottage for sale

The Grange, High Street, Portishead

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Semi Detached Cottage
  • Grade II Listed
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Arranged Over Three Floors
  • Many Original Period Features
  • 70ft Private Lawned Gardens
  • Garage & Driveway
  • Located Close To Portishead High Street

Full description

A stunning and unique Grade II listed four bedroom semi-detached home boasting a wealth of character and charm.

Tucked away down a private drive behind a secluded country cottage front garden, this beautiful period home sits at the end of Portishead High Street within walking distance of shops, cafes, local butcher, greengrocers, public houses, Ofsted outstanding primary and secondary schools and many other local amenities.

The cottage is one of five homes which together form 'The Grange' and was built in the 13th Century and is believed to have been the manor house for North Weston. The current and previous owners have invested significantly so that the property offers a wonderful spacious family home with all luxuries accustomed to a modern home complemented by many character features such an original stone fireplace with a wood burning stove, deep window seats in the lounge and master bedroom and a beautiful original 13th century wooden beam in the living room.

In brief, the property is arranged over three floors. The ground floor boasts a warm and welcoming entrance hall with natural stone flooring, country cottage kitchen, cloakroom, utility cupboard, open-plan living and dining room with endless period features that include wooden panels, oak beams and a stone fireplace. The light and airy first floor includes a spacious landing, generous master bedroom with en-suite, two further good size bedrooms and a modern shower room. The third floor provides a spacious fourth double bedroom also with en-suite bathroom. The 70ft country style cottage garden provides a degree of privacy and is edged with mature flowering shrubs and trees. A beautiful feature is the summer house which overlooks a pretty pond.

A driveway provides off street parking for several vehicles leading to the front of the property and the garage. Due to the size of the garage it offers a possible conversion opportunity for a perceptive buyer wishing to create that extra living space.

Entrance Hall - Entered via a obscured multi paned front door and window combination flooding the hall way with natural light, ceramic tiled flooring, feature floor to ceiling wood panel wainscoting, radiator, staircase rising to first floor landing, cottage style latch door to kitchen, cloakroom, utility cupboard, glazed multi-paned French doors opening to the living/dining Room.

Living / Dining Room - 5.49m 2.74m x 4.27m 3.35m (18' 9" x 14' 11") - A wonderful room featuring endless period features including an original 13th century oak central ceiling beam, natural stone fireplace with timber lintel with flagstone hearth, wood burning stove, floor to ceiling wood panel wainscoting to part of one wall, glazed sash window to the front aspect with window seat enjoying garden views, arched window to the side aspect, T.V and telephone points. The dining area has plenty of space for a dining room table and chairs.

Kitchen - 4.52m x 3.02m (14'10 x 9'11) - Fitted with a comprehensive range of painted shaker style wall, base, drawer units and feature cottage styled glazed display unit. The work tops are fitted with light Corrian complete with splash backs, inset ceramic one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit with swan neck mixer tap. Integrated dishwasher, space for fridge/freezer, space for range cooker with extractor hood over. The gas fired boiler is concealed within one of the base units, ceramic tiled floor, period glazed windows to the side aspect.

Cloakroom - Fitted with a two piece suite comprising; 'Heritage' low level W.C, pedestal wash basin with tiled splash back, radiator, ceramic tiled flooring.

Utility Cupboard - With plenty of storage space, plumbing for automatic washing machine, light and power.

First Floor Landing - A light and airy landing with 'Velux' window, airing cupboard housing a hot water cylinder, staircase rising to second floor landing, doors to all first floor accommodation.

Master Bedroom - 5.74m x 3.18m (18'10 x 10'5 ) - With two period glazed windows to the front aspect with window seat overlooking the garden, two double panel radiators, timber latch cottage door to:-

En-Suite Wc - Fitted with a two piece suite comprising; pedestal wash hand basin with recessed shelves above, low level W.C, period style radiator with heated towel rail, extractor fan, recessed storage cupboard, marble flooring.

Bedroom Three - 3.66m x 2.82m (12' x 9'3 ) - Feature arched sash window to side aspect, radiator, eaves recess.

Bedroom Four - 3.00m x 2.44m (maximum measurements) (9'10 x 8 (ma - Glazed window to side aspect, radiator, cottage style latched doors to storage cuboard, eaves recess with space for drawers.

Shower Room - Fitted with a three piece suite comprising; low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap, double shower enclosure, radiator, extractor fan, half height tiling to all walls, ceramic flooring.

Second Floor Landing - Access to roof space via loft hatch, door opening to the second bedroom.

Bedroom Two - 4.57m x 4.01m narrowing to 2.44m (irregular shaped - With glazed window to the front overlooking the garden, double panel radiator, timber latch door to en-suite bathroom/W.C.

En-Suite Shower Room - Fitted with a three piece suite comprising; low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap, panelled bath with mixer tap and hand shower attachment, radiator, extractor fan, fully tiled, marble flooring.

Outside - The cottage style garden enjoys a sunny aspect and offers a good degree of privacy with a generous lawn extending to approximately 70 ft. The garden has a wealth of deep planted floral, herbaceous and specimen tree borders that flank the garden with a pretty ornamental pond which is stocked with fish. A summer house overlooks the pond and is connected with light and power which provides the ideal space to sit back and enjoy the garden come night or day.

Garage & Driveway - 5.18m x 2.95m (17' x 9'8 ) - Height 19' 9" (maximum measurement) The property is approached over a tarmacadam driveway which leads to a garage located next to the property. The garage has a tall pitched tiled roof with a generous height which could lend itself to being converted to create a mezzanine level for a study/play room.

Agents Notes - 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

Tenure: Leasehold

Council Tax Band: E

All viewings strictly by appointment with the agent Goodman & Lilley 01275 430440

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 August 2016


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