4 bedroom town house for sale

Darlington Place, Bath, BA2

Under Offer £1,800,000

Property Description

Full description

A beautifully presented Grade II listed Georgian townhouse with fine City views in one of Bath’s most desirable locations
* Entrance hall * Drawing room * Withdrawing room * Kitchen * Family room * Dining room * Utility * Store room * Bathroom * Master bedroom with en suite bathroom * 2 further bedrooms * Family bathroom * Study/bedroom 4 * Large, single garage * West facing garden * City views *

SITUATION

Darlington Place is situated in a most sought-after location on the lower slopes of Bathwick Hill and enjoys fine views across the City. The property is conveniently placed for local shops on Bathwick Hill and is within half a mile of the comprehensive range of shopping, recreational and educational facilities within the City Centre. Bath is one of only three UK World Heritage Cities and enjoys international acclaim for its classical architecture and Roman heritage. The City offers an excellent range of shops, restaurants together with a superb variety of schools both private and state.

The M4 motorway (Junction 18) is approximately 11 miles north of the property. The mainline railway station is within easy walking distance (just under a mile away) and provides a fast frequent service to London Paddington (approx. 90 minutes) and to Bristol Temple Meads.

DESCRIPTION

12 Darlington Place is a beautiful terraced Grade II listed Georgian townhouse, circa 1812. The property is constructed of Bath stone elevations under a slate roof. It is arranged over four floors to provide well planned accommodation of good proportions with period features and has a charming west facing garden and the benefit of a large single garage.

On entering the house, the front door is flanked by two pretty Gothic style windows with small coloured glass inserts and opens to the entrance hall with excellent fitted cupboards providing plenty of space for coats and shoes. A door leads into the inner hall with staircase rising to the upper and lower floors. To the rear of the ground floor, the well-proportioned drawing room with two full height French windows opening onto a balcony with wrought iron balustrade and stone stairs leading to the garden and marble fireplace with dwarf cupboards either side with glass shelves above. The drawing room doors have a diamond pattern in each panel repeated elsewhere in the house. The withdrawing room is a charming room with views over Darlington Place, marble fireplace with cupboards either side and bookshelves above.

A stone staircase leads down to the lower floor which is open plan and provides superb family living accommodation. To the rear, the family sitting room has French doors with working shutters opening onto the terrace and garden, stone fireplace fitted with gas stove and attractive marmoleum tiled floor .

The kitchen has been very well designed to provide an excellent range of units by Mark Wilkinson with granite worktops, integrated appliances including Miele dishwasher, two Miele single ovens (one is a combination microwave), larder fridge, island unit with breakfast bar, larder cupboard and understairs cupboard providing further storage. The dining room has an attractive glazed roof and fitted bookshelves. The vaults have been converted to provide a very useful utility room with plumbing for washing machine and dryer, a store room and a bathroom comprising bath with shower over, wc, wash hand basin and bidet.
Upstairs, on the first half landing, double doors open to the study/bedroom 4 with two sash windows enjoying views down Darlington Place. The master bedroom has two sash windows with working shutters, glorious City views and a superb range of fitted wardrobes. The bathroom is spacious with pedestal bath, vanity unit with twin basins, separate shower, wc and bidet. Rising to the second floor there are two further double bedrooms and a bathroom.

Externally

The main entrance is approached via a wrought iron pedestrian gate into the paved garden. A side door leads to the garage, where there is ample room for a car with plenty of storage space behind.

The rear west facing garden has been thoughtfully designed with a paved terrace outside the family sitting room providing a wonderful place to entertain and make the most of the stunning views. The garden is laid to lawn with mature flower beds and a variety of trees and shrubs. A gate at the rear of the garden leads to the high pavement on Sydney Buildings - very useful for accessing the walk down to the canal.

GENERAL

Mains services connected.

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

DIRECTIONS

From the centre of Bath proceed up Bathwick Hill, Darlington Place is the second street on the right hand side. The property will be found approximately half way along on the left hand side.

THE PROPERTY MISDESCRIPTIONS ACT 1991

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.

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21 September 2017

Nearest stations

  • Bath Spa (0.5 mi)
  • Oldfield Park (1.4 mi)
  • Freshford (3.4 mi)
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Crisp Cowley (Bath) Ltd, Bath

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Crisp Cowley (Bath) Ltd, Bath

York Street, Bath, BA1 1NQ

01225 686060 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Bath Spa (0.5 mi)
  • Oldfield Park (1.4 mi)
  • Freshford (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Crisp Cowley (Bath) Ltd, Bath

York Street, Bath, BA1 1NQ

01225 686060 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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