5 bedroom terraced house for sale

Queen Square, Bristol, BS1

Guide Price £1,150,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Handsome Regency townhouse with a contemporary twist
  • Four storey accommodation
  • Extensive cellars
  • 4/5 bedrooms
  • Central courtyard and raised sun terrace

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A stunning Listed townhouse in this historic square

Location

Located on one of the largest Georgian Squares in the United Kingdom. Sitting near the fashionable waterfront and near a number of Bristol's historic landmarks, including St Mary Redcliffe church. There are a wide variety of amenities close by with bars, restaurants and retail outlets. For sporting endeavours there is rowing and sailing in the docks and Welsh Back has a health and leisure club with squash courts and a gymnasium. Institutions close by include Bristol University and the Bristol Royal Infirmary, the commercial centre is also within easy reach. The house is ideally situated with good communication links to the motorway networks via car and if on foot, Temple Meads train station with services to cities nationwide.

Description

This handsome Regency town house (c.1833) has been carefully restored to provide a wealth of period classic Georgian features and original architecture, with the added twist of an architect designed contemporary two storey glass extension to the rear centred around an oasis garden. Intrinsic original detail has been carefully restored to include sash windows to the front with working shutters, ceiling cornices, doors and surrounding architraves, original open fireplaces, the original canopied and wrought iron balcony from which uninterrupted views are offered directly across this imposing Georgian square.

The property is approached in to a welcoming entrance hall and further through the original double doors with original fan light to the inner lobby with detailed Douglas fir decorative flooring and original Mahogany handrail staircase to the upper floors. To the front is the original morning reception overlooking Queen Square and ornate architrave pillars to the sitting/snug family room with window overlooking the oasis courtyard to the rear and extensive hand built shelves and storage to one wall, and a feature Judith Dean wall art to the internal wall. To the rear is the striking double height glass extension and access to the oasis garden, and a discreet cloaks. The kitchen/breakfast room is centred around the glass feature extension and offers a particularly bright and light aspect. Fitted with a range of contemporary units complimented with Corian work tops with inset set sink , double ovens, induction hob, separate utility cupboard with room for stacked appliances, integral larder fridge, larder (possible to convert to a dumb waiter) to access the raised dining room. There is further space here in the kitchen for a breakfast table and chairs. The flooring and staircase is custom created with concrete polished black oxide and Limestone inlaid flooring with underfloor heating. The staircase rises to the dining room with double height ceiling, glass wall to the oasis garden and access to the rear balcony/terrace/bridge reconnecting to the staircase of the main house at first floor level.

Agent note: There is a chimney flue within the space of the back wall of the kitchen and therefore it may be possible to install a dumb waiter here to access the dining area directly above.

The original drawing room runs the entire width of the property with recently renovated triple sash windows to the canopied balcony and views across Queen Square. The original fine white marble mantelpiece and cast iron inset with stripped, painted and polished flooring. The study/bedroom 5 also on the first floor with views to the rear and extensive hand built shelving with file cupboard storage.

The master bedroom and en suite bathroom is situated on the second floor, the bedroom to the front with views across Queen Square is served by an opulent modern bathroom with walk through wet shower area, wall hung sink and WC., free standing bath.

The top floor provides three further double bedrooms served by a family bathroom.

In the lower ground floor there are extensive vaulted cellars with original ground soil. Original walk in safe housing the Keston gas boiler supplying central heating and domestic hot water (not tested). Front pedestrian access.

Reserved use of one space (permit paid annually to Bristol city council) situated opposite the property.

Square Footage: 3,614 sq ft


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 May 2018

Nearest stations

  • Bristol Temple Meads (0.6 mi)
  • Bedminster (0.8 mi)
  • Clifton Down (1.2 mi)
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20 The Mall, Bristol, BS8 4DR

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20 The Mall, Bristol, BS8 4DR

0117 407 2178 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Bristol Temple Meads (0.6 mi)
  • Bedminster (0.8 mi)
  • Clifton Down (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Clifton

20 The Mall, Bristol, BS8 4DR

0117 407 2178 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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