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5 bedroom terraced house for sale

Somerset Place, Lansdown, Bath, BA1

Offers in Excess of £1,575,000

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An exquisite restored Grade 1 listed Georgian Townhouse situated in one of Bath's finest locations
* Entrance hall * Cloakroom * Drawing room * Withdrawing room * Dining room * Kitchen * Cinema/media room (potential bedroom 5) * Utility room with shower room * 4 bedrooms * Family bathroom * Shower room * Front and rear courtyards * Communal gated gardens *


20 Somerset Place is an elegant Grade I listed Georgian townhouse, close to Bath City Centre and forming part of the acclaimed serpentine line of buildings extending from Lansdown Place East.

Local amenities are provided in nearby St. James's Square, Margaret's Buildings and Brock Street that offer a variety of shops including a café, newsagent, chemist, florist and deli, along with art galleries and restaurants. Royal Victoria Park is also nearby with a celebrated children's play area, botanical gardens and wide open spaces, popular
with families and dog walkers.

The City of Bath is a World Heritage site famous for its Roman origins and Georgian architecture and provides a full range of sporting, leisure,
business, shopping and dining facilities along with excellent schools in both the private and state sectors. Nearby schools include the Royal High, Kingswood, King Edward's Pre-Prep and St. Stephen's Primary. Other schools within the City are King Edward's, The Paragon, Prior Park College and Monkton Combe, together with two Universities. Bath Spa railway station provides mainline services to London Paddington (approx. 90 minutes) and Bristol Temple Meads (approx.15 minutes) and Junction 18 of the M4 is approximately 10 miles north of the City.


This elegant Georgian townhouse forms part of one of Bath's most luxurious redevelopments. Somerset Place is a Grade I listed crescent
situated on the northern slopes of Lansdown and benefits from extensive south facing panoramic views across the City. The crescent has undergone a complete transformation and has become one of Bath's most sought-after addresses. No. 20 offers a rare opportunity to live in this fabulous location.

This fine period home enjoys 3,600 sq. ft. of beautifully appointed and flexible accommodation arranged over five floors, with the upper floors enjoying extensive views to the front and a leafy outlook to the rear. The property has been fully restored and now offers features including an impressive stone cantilevered staircase, ornate fireplaces with decorative grates and surrounds, detailed cornices, tall sash windows, timber shutters and exposed wooden floors. Contemporary features include a basement media room and wiring for a home sound system and there is a bespoke kitchen and stylish bathroom suites.

Outside, there are courtyard gardens to front and rear, providing private space for al fresco dining. Also to the front are storage vaults and side access into Somerset Lane. All residents of Somerset Place benefit from access to the delightful communal gated gardens.


The tenure is Freehold.

All mains services connected.

Bath & North East Somerset Council. Council Tax Band H.


The Agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A Buyer must obtain verification from their Legal Advisor or Surveyor.

Stated measurements are approximate and any floor plans for guidance only. References to the tenure of a property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The Agent has not had sight of the title documents and a Buyer must obtain verification from their Legal Advisor.

Nothing in these particulars is intended to indicate that any carpets, curtains, furnishings or fittings, electrical goods(whether wired or not), gas fires, or light fitments or any other fixtures not expressly included form part of the property offered for sale.

Items shown in photographs are NOT included within the sales particulars. They may however be available by separate negotiation. Buyers must check the availability of any property and make an appointment to view before embarking on any journey to see a property.

Whilst we endeavour to make our sales details accurate and reliable, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact us and we will be pleased to verify the information. All property offered subject to being unsold.

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Added on Rightmove:
18 November 2016

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