3 bedroom cottage for sale

Historic period home situated just a short walk to Banwell Castle

£295,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully presented period detached cottage
  • Three bedrooms, bathroom
  • Kitchen with original fireplace
  • Sitting room, dining room, study
  • Utility and cloakroom
  • Period features throughout including sash windows and fireplaces
  • Enclosed rear garden with lovely view of Church Tower
  • Close to many local amenities

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION No 1 East Street is A beautifully presented and sympathetically modernised detached cottage. Period features abound including fabulous old doors, stripped timber work, ancient brick work, sash windows and a working fireplace within one of the reception rooms. There is also a lovely original wooden curved staircase. These features combine well with modern amenities including slate floors, a quality fitted kitchen and well fitted bathroom with shower, plus gas fired central heating. The cottage benefits from a walled rear garden with views to the Church Tower and although the property does not own parking spaces, there is plenty of 'on road' parking in the area. In line with its historical importance, the property has been listed Grade II by English Heritage. EPC not required as Grade II Listed. 

DIRECTIONS Travelling into Banwell from the Sandford direction, (this is East Street) proceed towards the T junction and park on the left. No 1 is on the right hand side just before the pub and The Old Chapel (also on the right). 

SITUATION The North Somerset village of Banwell is within easy driving distance of the cities of Bristol, Weston-super-Mare, Bath, Wells and the national motorway network, making it an ideal choice for the commuter. The village itself local facilities including shops (post office, newsagent and a recently opened Co-op), two pubs and an Indian restaurant. Banwell has its own primary school with secondary schooling at nearby Churchill with its associated sports complex and nearby dry-ski slope. Banwell also benefits from Banwell Castle and Banwell Garden Centre. The Mendip hills are close by with an excellent range of country pursuits readily available, including riding, walking and caving, whilst the Chew and Yeo Valley with the Chew and Blagdon lakes offering excellent sailing and fishing. The long distance traveller has plenty of choice - there are excellent motorway and rail links, whilst Bristol International Airport is just a short drive away. For further information see the Banwell website - www.banwell.info. 

OUR VENDOR SAYS We love its charming character and wonderful view of Banwell church from the peaceful garden. 

WE HAVE NOTICED With its abundance of original period features, 1 East Street displays all of the character that you would expect to find in a house of its era. Now perfectly blended with modern day refinements the property offers the best of both worlds and truly doesn't disappoint. 

PROPERTY DETAILS Panelled front door to: 

RECEPTION HALL 15' 0" x 4' 1" (4.57m x 1.24m) Lovely slate floor, wonderful old doors, ancient timber framed brick wall, radiator. 

SITTING ROOM 14' 7" x 11' 5" (4.44m x 3.48m) A charming room with original cast iron fireplace with carved wood surround, sash window to front, radiator, TV point. 

STUDY 10' 6" x 6' 3" (3.2m x 1.91m) Open to Reception Hall with ancient timber framed brick wall, slate floor, sash window with deep window cill to front, matching slate floor, original cast iron fireplace, understairs cupboard, wall light point.

Fabulous ancient door with beam over to:
 

DINING ROOM 10' 6" x 9' 9" (3.2m x 2.97m) Matching slate floor, radiator, sash window, partly glazed door to garden.

Door to: 

KITCHEN 12' 9" x 9' 9" (3.89m x 2.97m) The stunning feature of this lovely room is the original iron range inset into the fireplace with mantelpiece over. The kitchen is fitted with a smart range of matching wall and base units with solid woodblock work surface inset with butlers sink, oven and hob, space for fridge. Display shelving, radiator, feature lighting, stunning slate floor.

Glazed door to: 

UTILITY/WASH ROOM 9' 0" x 5' 11" (2.74m x 1.8m) Free-standing stainless steel worktop and sink with plumbing for a washer/dryer, free-standing shelves, radiator and double doors to garden.

Door to: 

CLOAKROOM 5' 2" x 3' 10" (1.57m x 1.17m) White suite of low level WC, wall wash hand basin, tiled floor, radiator, window to rear.

Door from reception hall to:

Superb ancient curved wooden staircase to first floor: 

LANDING 11' 3" x 7' 3" (3.43m x 2.21m) Measurements include stairs, radiator. 

BEDROOM ONE 15' 8" x 11' 3" (4.78m x 3.43m) Dual aspect windows, radiator. 

BEDROOM TWO 11' 5" x 8' 3" (3.48m x 2.51m) Window to front, wood panelled wall with borrowed light window, access to loft space.

Opening to:
 

INNER LANDING  

BEDROOM THREE 11' 7" x 9' 11" (3.53m x 3.02m) Original cast iron fireplace, radiator, window to rear. 

BATHROOM Beautifully fitted with freestanding roll top slipper bath with claw feet, wall-mounted wash basin with tiled splashback, low level WC, corner shower cubicle, access to loft space, ceiling spotlights, radiator. 

OUTSIDE Stone terrace. There is a step up to paths that lead through flower beds, mainly perennials and with a selection of David Austin old English roses, two espalier apple trees and a holly tree. There are two outside lights, a tap and a power supply. There is a shed and a lean-to greenhouse.  


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28 June 2017

Nearest stations

  • Worle (2.9 mi)
  • Weston Milton (3.7 mi)
  • Yatton (4.7 mi)
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Debbie Fortune Estate Agents, Wrington

The Clock House High Street, Wrington, BS40 5QA

01934 267013 Local call rate

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The Clock House High Street, Wrington, BS40 5QA

01934 267013 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Worle (2.9 mi)
  • Weston Milton (3.7 mi)
  • Yatton (4.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Debbie Fortune Estate Agents, Wrington

The Clock House High Street, Wrington, BS40 5QA

01934 267013 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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