4 bedroom detached house for sale

Meadow Close, Backwell

£800,000

Property Description

Key features

  • CHARACTER FILLED 1930S DETACHED HOUSE IN NEED OF TOTAL MODERNISATION AND UPDATING
  • POTENTIAL TO DEVELOP THE SITE TO CREATE NEW BUILDS (subject to planning permission)
  • LARGE MATURE APPROX 3/4 ACRE GARDENS EXTREMELY PRIVATE AND TRANQUIL
  • FABULOUS QUIET LOCATION AWAY FROM MAIN ROADS AND YET WITHIN MINUTES OF ALL VILLAGE AMENITIES
  • TWO RECEPTION ROOMS WITH OPEN FIREPLACES
  • KITCHEN WITH ORIGNAL DRESSER AND LARDER
  • FOUR BEDROOMS AND BATHROOM
  • DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE AND WOOD STORE
  • ADDITIONAL RECEPTION ROOM ACCESSED FROM GARDEN WITH OUTSIDE WC
  • NO ONWARD CHAIN

Full description

DETACHED 1930S HOUSE IN VERY LARGE PLOT IN NEED OF TOTAL MODERNISATION AND POSSIBLY EXTEND (STPP) AND/OR OPPORTUNITY TO DEVELOP THE PLOT SUBJECT TO PLANNING


ACCOMMODATION 
ENTRANCE PORCH, ENTRANCE HALL, LOUNGE, DINING ROOM, KITCHEN, ADDITIONAL RECEPTION ROOM, FIRST FLOOR 4 BEDROOMS, BATHROOM, DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE, WOOD STORE, EXTENSIVE MATURE GARDENS

THE PROPERTY 
Built in the 1930s by a highly regarded local builder, Lott and Sons, this is a fabulous and rare opportunity to acquire a delightful character property set in the most wonderful mature gardens extending to approximately 3/4 acre. The house and gardens offers a buyer the chance to either update and extend the existing dwelling to create a large contemporary family home or indeed there is enormous potential to develop the site subject to planning permission being granted for possibly one or two plots. Tucked away down a private lane and backing on to the Backwell School playing fields and within minutes walk of the village amenities, Whitegates is sure to attract a great deal of interest and should not be missed.

LOCATION TO FIND  
Proceeding from Parkers office in Backwell on Station Road, turn right into Meadow Close. Take the left hand Private Lane and Whitegates will be found on the left hand side second house from the end. Within the village of Backwell, there are a good range of amenities to include Spar, baker, chemist, newsagents, post office stores and the like. For those interested in schooling there is an infant school, a junior school and a secondary school within easy walking distance of the property, all of which have received an Outstanding Ofsted result. There is also a private primary school within the village and other private schooling in Bristol itself. The property is located a few minutes walk from the local Nailsea/Backwell rail station which provides regular links with the inter-city network, and there is a regular bus service along the A370 to Bristol and Weston-super-Mare, with a useful park-and-ride scheme at the end of the Long Ashton bypass. Access to the M5 motorway at...

ENTRANCE PORCH 
6' 11'' x 7' 2'' (2.11m x 2.18m)
UPVC entrance porch with wooden door and glazed inner door to

ENTRANCE HALL 
11' 6'' x 8' 5'' (3.50m x 2.56m) at widest point
Oak floor. Understairs cupboard. Stairs to first floor.

DINING ROOM 
12' 5'' x 12' 5'' (3.78m x 3.78m)
A dual aspect room (front and rear), picture rail, oak floor. Skirting Radiator. Part glazed door to Garden. Tiled fireplace with open fire.

SITTING ROOM 
12' 11'' x 14' 7'' (3.93m x 4.44m)
A dual aspect room (front and rear), picture rail, skirting radiator, part glazed door to garden. Minster stone open fireplace. Coving to ceiling.

KITCHEN 
11' 9'' x 10' 1'' (3.58m x 3.07m)
Ideal Mexico gas central heating boiler. Single drainer stainless steel sink with cupboards under. Built in LARDER CUPBOARD. Original built in dresser with cupboards, drawers and glass display shelving. Electric cooker point. Door to gardens.

FIRST FLOOR 
Stairs to first floor with feature leaded light window.

BEDROOM 1 
12' 6'' x 12' 5'' (3.81m x 3.78m)
A dual aspect room with lovely views over the rear gardens. Picture rail. Radiator. Built in cupboards and AIRING CUPBOARD housing hot water cylinder.

BEDROOM 2 
12' 11'' x 14' 7'' (3.93m x 4.44m)
A dual aspect room with wonderful views over the rear gardens and the playing fields beyond. Picture rail. Radiator. Built in wardrobes with hanging and shelving space.

BEDROOM 3 
11' 1'' x 13' 7'' (3.38m x 4.14m)
Accessed from Bedroom 2, Picture rail Coving to ceiling. Views to the front gardens. Radiator.

BEDROOM 4 
10' 1'' x 5' 6'' (3.07m x 1.68m)
Radiator. Views, Loft access.

BATHROOM  
White suite comprising panelled bath with Mira electric shower over, vanity basin, low level wc., heated towel rail. Part tiled walls. Radiator. Views over rear gardens.

DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE 
21' 0'' x 14' 1'' (6.40m x 4.29m)
Up and over door,

WOOD STORE 
21' 0'' x 8' 9'' (6.40m x 2.66m)
Next door to garage of Corrugated construction.

DRIVEWAY 
The approach to Whitegates is through a 5 bar gate on to tarmac and gravel driveway with parking for numerous vehicles. The long drive leads to the Garage.

ADDITIONAL GROUND FLOOR ROOM  
9' 6'' x 10' 8'' (2.89m x 3.25m)
Accessed from outside, radiator, concrete floor. Dual aspect.

OUTSIDE WC 
low level wc and window,.

REAR COVERED PORCH 
Pitched and tiled with partial glass roof , craxy paved path and open access to the gardens

GARDENS 
The gardens of Whitegates have been lovingly tended over the years by its present owner. Green fingered experts will see that the gardens are well stocked with a large variety of wonderful cottage garden flowers, shrubs and trees. Extending to around 3/4 acre and with areas laid to lawn, mature herbaceous borders, climbing roses, the whole plot being extremely private, tranquil, secluded and surrounded by natural stone walling, fencing and established hedges. To the side and front of the plot two large Yew trees with dry stone walls either side lead into a overgrown Orchard with abundance of mature fruit trees. A pretty wrought iron gate leads from the orchard in to the rear gardens with a GREENHOUSE and soft fruit area. The overall measurement of the site is 205ft length x 120ft wide (approximately).

NB 
Potential buyers might be interested to know that a Pre Planning Application was made recently for the demolition of the existing property and build of two New Properties on the site. Initial application was received positively by NSC. Obviously buyers would need to investigate further themselves.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 October 2018

Nearest stations

  • Nailsea & Backwell (0.4 mi)
  • Yatton (4.1 mi)
  • Shirehampton (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Parkers Estate Agents, Backwell

1-3 Station Road, Backwell, North Somerset, BS48 3NW

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1-3 Station Road, Backwell, North Somerset, BS48 3NW

01275 600023 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Nailsea & Backwell (0.4 mi)
  • Yatton (4.1 mi)
  • Shirehampton (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Parkers Estate Agents, Backwell

1-3 Station Road, Backwell, North Somerset, BS48 3NW

01275 600023 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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