4 bedroom town house for sale

Freeland Place, Bristol

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Refurbishment project
  • Fine Grade II Listed house
  • Off street parking
  • Charming gardens
  • Fantatstic views
  • No Chain
  • Superb location within easy walking distance of Clifton Village and The Harbourside

Full description

BEST AND FINAL OFFERS TO BE RECEIVED BY MIDDAY 15TH JUNE (PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION)- This fine Grade II listed Georgian townhouse (Circa 1820) is in need of complete refurbishment following many years, under the current ownership, serving as a happy family home. Freeland Place a particularly elegant terrace overlooking the river Avon and provides a charming enclave within one of the most historic parts of the city, nestled in the hillside on the edge of the Avon Gorge. Whilst now in need of modernization and repair, this classic townhouse has beautifully proportioned, character filled accommodation arranged over five floors with charming gardens to the front and rear all of which has bags of potential. The rear garden allows access from a back lane (Hinton Lane) that provides the extremely rare commodity of secure car parking and part of the sale includes an additional, separate car parking space (on a separate legal title) in the lane directly behind the property. Some stunning original features are on offer including sash windows with working shutters, ceiling mouldings, some beautiful fireplaces, an elegant stairwell linking the principle floors and an intricate first floor balcony with French doors off the 27’2 x 16’2 (at maximum first floor drawing room. Other predominant attributes include a most welcoming kitchen/dining room running the full length of the house and a first floor drawing room with access to the aforementioned balcony providing pleasing cityscape views across the rooftops towards the river and, on the upper floors to the hills of Dundry on the horizon. The lower ground floor allows an incoming purchaser true versatility, having its own separate access, whether looking to create a self-contained flat to provide a rental income, home working environment or additional guest accommodation as desired.

Offer Deadline - TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN - THE SALE OF 2 FREELAND PLACE, BRISTOL, BS8 4NP

Following the level of interest shown in the above mentioned property we hereby advise you that our client has instructed us to invite all interested parties to submit their ‘best and final’ offers. The purpose of this is to resolve the matter in the fairest way possible, taking into account each prospective purchaser’s circumstances as well as their level of offer.

We are therefore writing to each party, asking that you submit your final offer in writing to our office at 1 West Mall, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 4BH, or by e-mail to post@hydes.co.uk . All proposals are to be received by Friday 15th June 2018 by 12pm (midday). We will not be in a position to discuss any response at that time because we will need to speak with our client and take their further instructions. This might take a while as there are several family members residing overseas that need to discuss the position amongst themselves.

As we have mentioned during our viewings, although we realise that most proposals will be “subject to survey”, it is important to our clients that prospective purchasers have a clear view of any superficial improvements or repairs they would wish to make to the property prior to submitting an offer. The aim is to avoid any reconsideration and unnecessary adjustment to any agreed terms during the course of the sale. Should you have any uncertainties or if you would simply like to remind yourself of the property before placing a ‘best and final offer’ please do not hesitate to call, in order to arrange a further viewing.

When responding, please give as much information as possible, in particular try to cover the following points, together with any other information you may wish to give:

Confirmation that you have the necessary financial arrangements in hand and information as to whether your purchase is conditional on the sale of another property will all be relevant, together with any other conditions that may be attached to your offer (we shall assume that all offers are subject to contract unless informed otherwise).

You will appreciate that our clients will need to consider whether you are able to proceed reliably to exchange and completion of contracts with the least potential complications. We would therefore be grateful if the following points are addressed:-

1.What is your best, full and final offer for the property (words confirming the written figure). The offer should be for one single stated figure only and any bids couched in the terms of £…… higher than anyone else’s will not be considered.

2.If you have to sell a property to purchase the above please indicate whether or not you have a buyer for this property and if so is there a chain involved?

3.Please indicate what percentage of borrowing is required and whether this has been agreed in principle (in some cases there can be delays in processing high percentage loans which might have a bearing on our client’s decision).

4.Please confirm how quickly you would (if required) be able to:

a)Exchange contracts.
b)Complete the sale.

5.Please confirm the name, company, address and telephone number of the solicitors who would be acting for you in the purchase.

The vendors reserve the right not to accept the highest or any of the offers received and that we, as agents for the vendor, have a duty to ensure that any offers received prior to exchange of contracts on the property are reported to them.

If you should have any queries please do not hesitate to contact us.

HYDES OF BRISTOL

Summary Of Accommodation - Entrance hall, store room, downstairs cloakroom, kitchen/breakfast room and dining room to the ground floor. Lower ground floor/basement comprising two principal rooms with flagstone flooring former larder (this floor has separate entrances to both the front and rear with the latter having three external storage vaults under the rear garden). First floor with full length drawing room with front balcony and a bathroom accessed off a mezzanine landing. The second and third floors comprise four bedrooms and an attic/storage and rear garden of 74’ x 23’ (22.7m x 7.1m) comprising several terraces and gated off street parking. An additional car parking space on a separate legal title is located directly behind the subject property on Hinton Lane which is a private road.

Location - Freeland Place is situated off Granby Hill and forms an address held in high regard owing to the uniquely convenient proximity to Clifton Village and breathtaking examples of Georgian architecture locally including Dowry Square, Windsor Terrace, and the Paragon. The variety of shops, boutiques and restaurants in Clifton Village are within half a mile. Several bus routes providing easy city centre access can be found within 400 yards. Indeed, Bristol’s City Centre itself is within only one mile allowing access to the national motorway network via the M32 and rail links to London Paddington from Temple Meads mainline station. World famous, historic sites such as Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s SS Great Britain and the world famous Suspension Bridge spanning the Avon Gorge (in itself, a designated area of special scientific interest and natural beauty) can also be found within a mile. The area is well served for schooling in both state and private sectors the most notable being Hotwells Primary School, which has Beacon status

Other Information - OTHER INFORMATION
VIEWING : Strictly by prior arranged appointment with Hydes Of Bristol.
LOCAL AUTHORITY: Bristol City Council. 0117 922 2000
COUNCIL TAX BAND: We understand to be Band F – 2015.2016 – £2,398.35
SERVICES: We understand the property has mains gas, water electricity, drainage and facilities for broadband.
TENURE: We understand the property to be Freehold with a separate legal title for the car parking space situated behind the subject property.

Important Note - Hydes Of Bristol and any joint agents give notice that (i) they have no authority to make or give representations or warranties in relation to the property. These particulars do not form part of any offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. (ii) Any areas, distances or measurements are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all the necessary planning, building regulations or other consents and Hydes Of Bristol have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise. (iii) In accordance with the consumer protection from unfair trading regulations, please note that the working condition of these services, or kitchen appliances has not been checked by the Agents but at the time of taking particulars we were informed that all were in working order. Please also note that current government legislation demands that as selling agents for this property, Hydes Of Bristol require written evidence of the origin/source of finance for funding for any prospective purchaser wishing to purchase this property. This confirmation shall be required prior to the vendor entering into any contract of sale and our instructions from the vendor are to this effect.


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21 May 2018

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  • Parson Street (1.4 mi)
  • Bedminster (1.5 mi)
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Hydes of Bristol, Clifton- Sales, Lettings & Property Management

1 West Mall Clifton Bristol BS8 4BH

0117 407 2225 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Clifton Down (1.1 mi)
  • Parson Street (1.4 mi)
  • Bedminster (1.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hydes of Bristol, Clifton- Sales, Lettings & Property Management

1 West Mall Clifton Bristol BS8 4BH

0117 407 2225 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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