4 bedroom detached house for sale

Copse Road, Clevedon

Sold STC £520,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A substantial Victorian residence
  • Striking distance of the sea front
  • Close to Hill Road shops and boutiques
  • Sea views from the upper levels
  • Four / five bedrooms
  • Excellent living space
  • Attractive kitchen / dining room
  • Hidden away from passers by
  • Lovely period features

Full description

'St Ives House' is a distinctive DETACHED Victorian residence located just off the SEA FRONT and within striking distance of Hill Road with its boutique shops and restaurants. The house itself is hidden away and will not be seen from the road itself. Pretty COURTYARD GARDENS welcome you with access into this fabulous home. With accommodation extending over three levels and a host of PERIOD FEATURES which have been carefully preserved. The accommodation is flexible, if FIVE BEDROOMS are your requirement then you can tick this box but if you prefer two stunning sitting rooms again this box can be ticked. From the upper level, rooftop views extend to the sea and the Welsh coastline beyond. This is indeed a very rare property with so much to offer.


Accommodation (all measurements approximate) 
GROUND FLOOR A beautiful pair of original period doors open to the;

Hallway 
With an elegant staircase rising to the first and second floors and a fabulous stone floor which extends into the kitchen / dining room. Within the Hall a pair of solid pine doors open into a large cupboard.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
15' 9'' x 9' 8'' (4.80m x 2.94m)
Well fitted with a good range of white fronted shaker style kitchen units with butchers block style oak worktops. There is plumbing for a dishwasher, space for an american style fridge freezer and an impressive 'Stoves' range oven with 5 gas rings. From the kitchen sink there are views out onto the courtyard gardens. There is also a part glazed door which opens directly into the gardens making this the ideal inside / outside entertaining area.

Utility room 
11' 6'' x 5' 5'' (3.50m x 1.65m)
A great room, ideal for chucking off boots, wet shoes and the weekends washing. There is access to the Valiant gas fired central heating boiler, plumbing for washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. Within the solid oak worktop there is a traditional sink. Pretty quarry tiled checkerboard style floor.

Lounge / dining Room 
17' 0'' x 11' 9'' (5.18m x 3.58m)
An impressive room with high corniced ceilings and at the far end of the room an attractive solid fuel stove. A large window provides lots of natural light and further features include the strip pine floors and moulded skirtings.

First Floor Landing 
With stripped pine floors and a pretty window with plantation window shutters.

Principal Bedroom 
16' 0'' x 9' 9'' (4.87m x 2.97m)
With a large built in wardrobe. Attractive views of the courtyard gardens. High ceilings.

Shower Room 
With a beautifully tiled walk in shower. WC and wash hand basin, stone floor.

Sitting Room / Bedroom 5 
16' 0'' x 12' 0'' (4.87m x 3.65m)
A very beautiful room with surrounding ceiling cornicing, high ceilings and an impressive white marble open fireplace which is in regular use. Further features include a pretty bay oriel window which projects out from the side of the house. Stripped pine floors and moulded skirtings.

Bathroom 
12' 0'' x 7' 0'' (3.65m x 2.13m)
With a sumptuous suite comprising of a double ended bath with mixer tap and Victorian style shower attachment. Pedestal wash hand basin and WC. This white suite contrasts with stone splash backs and stripped pine floors. A pretty Victorian corner fireplace. Double glazed sash window.

Bedroom 2 
12' 3'' x 10' 0'' (3.73m x 3.05m)
Superb dual aspect views which extends to the Bristol Channel, Welsh coastline and Quantock Hills. A large walk in cupboard has scope to create into an en suite shower room subject to necessary consents and alterations.

Bedroom 3 
12' 4'' max 10' 8'' min x 10' 0''
With a pretty high vaulted ceiling, stripped pine floors and rooftop views up towards Dial Hill. There is access to useful eaves storage area.

Bedroom 4 
11' 7'' x 7' 6'' max (3.53m x 2.28m)
Enjoying dual aspect views which extend in a south westerly direction down the coast to the island of steep Holm and beyond to the Quantock Hills. Stripped pine floors.

Outside 
From Copse Road follow a cobbled drive under Lynton House number 23 Copse Road. Pass beyond with borders to your left and an attractive stone wall on your right and St Ives House will come into view with its pale blue and white Victorian facades. A wrought iron gate on your right will draw you into the courtyard gardens with their stone paving and contemporary fencing. There is a useful storage shed to the right and on your left a pair of wonderful original doors welcoming you to the Hall. These gardens may not be large but they are very charming and connect superbly with the accommodation. Ideal for summer BBQ's and parties where guests can mingle inside and out. The waft of salty air tells you that you are just a stones throw to the sea.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 August 2017

Nearest stations

  • Yatton (3.8 mi)
  • Nailsea & Backwell (5.0 mi)
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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 (3.8 mi)
  • Nailsea & Backwell (5.0 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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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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