4 bedroom detached house for sale

Bellhorse Lane, West Harptree, Bristol

Offers in Excess of £850,000

Property Description

Full description

"An idyllic country cottage of around 1,500 sq. ft plus annex with beautiful views, set in mature grounds with garden and paddock. Total plot approaching 1.7 acres."


About the Area 
West Harptree is a small village located within the desirable Chew Valley and within the unitary district of Bath and North East Somerset. The village is 8 miles (12.9 km) south of Bristol, 10 miles (16.1 km) from Bath and just 6 miles north of the medieval city of Wells (England's smallest city).

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West Harptree is an idyllic village. Nearby Chew Valley Lake is renowned for its excellent walks, fishing and wildlife. Within the village is the Grade II* listed church of St. Mary which has origins from the 12th Century. Day to Day the village is well served having a public house, doctors, dentist and well stocked local shop with post office. The neighbouring village of East Harptree offers well regarded education for Primary School ages and the villages are collectively known as the Harptrees. Further services and amenities are available at Chew Magna and secondary education on offer at the Chew Valley Secondary School.

Description 
Dumpton Cottage is an an idyllic country cottage of around 1500 sq. ft plus annex with beautiful views, set in mature grounds with garden and paddock. Total plot approaching 1.7 acres. A rare opportunity to renovate/develop this property to take full advantage of the stunning, panoramic views across the Chew Valley Lake.

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For the first time on the market in over 40 years a rare opportunity presents itself in the form of 'Dumpton Cottage'. A short distance from the centre of West Harptree, one of the most sought after villages in the Chew Valley and with its elevated position, boasts magnificent views; certainly some of the best we have witnessed! Situated within an area of outstanding natural beauty, together with its location and large private drive, ensures the property is extremely private and is not overlooked.

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As the property stands, the accommodation is spread across two floors, includes a kitchen/breakfast room with beautiful views of the Chew Valley and access to the garden. The dining room off boasts a large inglenook feature fireplace with sitting room beyond and stairs to the first floor. The other end of the property offers further accommodation and that can be used as a self contained annex with kitchen, sitting room and bedroom serviced via the bathroom. The first floor houses two bedrooms serviced via the main family bathroom that includes separate bath and shower facilities. Quite a feature is the beautiful window seats along the hall.

Outside 
The property is approached off a quiet lane and up a private drive, to a parking area at the side of the property and a garage integral to the holiday cottage. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with a selection of mature trees, shrubs and hedges that provide further privacy. The front of the property is where the property truly shines as you can fully appreciate the stunning views over the paddock below and across the Chew Valley.

Holiday Cottage 
To the left of the parking area is a self contained one bedroom holiday cottage, ideal for generating income or could be further utilised by a dependant relative or teenager.

Services 
Mains water and electricity, oil fired central heating and private drainage.

Directions 
Proceed out of Bristol along the A38 taking the left signposted Winford. Continue through the village passing the petrol station on your left and taking the right at the round-a-bout. Continue along this road and past Chew Valley Lake keeping right after the blue bowl and continuing up the hill. At the cross roads continue on Harptree Hill taking the left onto Bellhops Lane where the property can be found a short distance along on the right hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
24 August 2017

Nearest station

  • Parson Street (9.2 mi)
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Roderick Thomas , Clifton

69 Princess Victoria Street, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 4DD

0117 973 4464 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Roderick Thomas , Clifton

69 Princess Victoria Street, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 4DD

0117 973 4464 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Parson Street (9.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Roderick Thomas , Clifton

69 Princess Victoria Street, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 4DD

0117 973 4464 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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