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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Church Close, Henbury

Guide Price £875,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 double bedroom 3 reception family home
  • Fabulous 90ft x 55ft private walled garden with a sunny south westerly aspect
  • Off road parking for multiple cars
  • Grade II listed and constructed in 1585 by a Bristol Merchant
  • Historic environs on thew edge of Blaise Castle Estate

Full description

A truly exquisite 5 double bedroom, 3 reception room grade II listed family home with a fabulous 90ft x 55ft private walled garden with a sunny south westerly aspect and the practical benefit of off road parking for multiple cars. This engaging house is steeped in history being originally constructed in 1585 by a Bristol Merchant. Retaining many original features blended with a contemporary and well arranged interior, conducive to modern family living.

Situated in a charming village setting opposite the local village hall and within just a gentle stroll of the acres of green open space and picturesque woodland of Blaise Castle Estate, giving this attractive property a semi-rural feel whilst having the convenient of being very accessible to central parts of Bristol with bus connections nearby and easy access to Cribbs Causeway and the M4/M5 motorway junctions.

Ground Floor: entrance hallway/cloaks area leads through into a central entrance hallway, sitting room with adjoining garden room/reception 3, reception 2/dining room with feature recessed reading nook, sociable farmhouse style family kitchen/breakfast room, rear lobby, utility room and 2 cloakrooms/wcs.

First Floor: landing, 2 double bedrooms (1 with en suite) and a magnificent large family bathroom/shower/wc.

Second Floor: landing, 3 further double bedrooms (1 with en suite) and separate shower room/wc.

Outside: the property enjoys a fabulous 90ft x 55ft south westerly facing rear garden enjoying much of the afternoon and early evening summer sunshine, framed by attractive period stone boundary walls and with a generous sociable paved seated area closest to the property. The property has gated vehicular access to a driveway at the bottom of the garden affording off street parking for several cars. There is also a hidden courtyard garden beside the house with purpose-built bike storage unit, log store and a large shed.

A magnificent and much loved period residence steeped in history which is offered with no onward chain making a prompt and convenient move possible.


GROUND FLOOR 

APPROACH: 
via main front door leading into a generous entrance vestibule. N.B. The vendors typically enter the property via the side entrance.

ENTRANCE VESTIBULE: 
6' 8'' x 4' 10'' (2.03m x 1.47m)
ample space for coats and shoes, Travertine tiled flooring, original part stained glass door with glazed panel over leading through into the central entrance hallway.

ENTRANCE HALLWAY: 
plenty of natural light provided by the dual aspect period windows to rear and side overlooking the rear garden. Part glazed door to side accessing the rear garden, wall mounted thermostat control for central heating, alarm control panel, staircase rising to first floor landing with understairs storage cupboard where a few steps ascend up to a cloakroom/wc, Travertine stone tiled flooring, radiator, meter cupboard housing fuse box and meter for electrics and doors off to sitting room, dining room/reception 2, reception hallway/garden room, which in turn leads through to the kitchen/breakfast room.

SITTING ROOM: 
16' 8'' max into bay x 13' 10'' (5.08m x 4.21m)
period windows to front with working wooden shutters, high ceilings, radiator, period style cast iron fireplace with useful recessed storage cupboards either side and part glazed double doors flowing through to the central reception hall/garden room.

DINING ROOM/RECEPTION 2: 
16' 7'' x 15' 3'' max into bay (5.05m x 4.64m)
a beautiful reception room with engineered oak flooring, feature stone fireplace with inset log burning stove, dual aspect windows to front and rear, radiator and recessed nook with an ornate period timber surround and feature stained glass window.

CENTRAL RECEPTION HALL/GARDEN ROOM: 
12' 0'' x 11' 1'' (3.65m x 3.38m)
a central room, which accesses both the sitting room and kitchen/breakfast room. Inset spotlights and plenty of natural light provided by the part glazed double doors to rear accessing the rear garden.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 
15' 1'' x 14' 2'' max into chimney recess (4.59m x 4.31m)
a good size sociable kitchen/dining space with a range of base and eye level cupboards and drawers with granite worktops over, inset double sink and drainer unit, integrated appliances including a range cooker, dishwasher, separate fridge and freezer, central island with plenty of storage beneath and over hanging breakfast bar seating, Travertine stone tiled flooring, inset spotlights, window to rear overlooking rear garden, radiator and doorway through to rear lobby, where there is in turn a door accessing the side courtyard and further door through to the utility room and second cloakroom/wc.

UTILITY ROOM: 
6' 9'' x 5' 6'' (2.06m x 1.68m)
a wall mounted Vaillant gas boiler, plumbing and appliance space for washing machine and dryer with worktop and sink over, window to side, Travertine stone flooring, radiator and door through to:

CLOAKROOM/WC: 
5' 5'' x 3' 2'' (1.65m x 0.96m)
low level wc, corner wash hand basin and high level window to side.

FIRST FLOOR 

BEDROOM 1: 
16' 2'' x 14' 7'' (4.92m x 4.44m)
a lovely principal bedroom with high ceilings, picture rail, feature fireplace, dual aspect windows to front and rear with working shutters offering views to the rear overlooking the rear garden and views to the front over the grounds of the local village hall, 2 radiators and door accessing en suite shower room/wc.

BEDROOM 2: 
14' 1'' x 12' 0'' (4.29m x 3.65m)
windows to front with working wooden shutters overlooking the grounds of the local village hall opposite, attractive period fireplace, recessed storage cupboard and radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM/WC: 
13' 1'' x 10' 4'' max (3.98m x 3.15m)
generous family bathroom with a white suite comprising double ended central bath with chrome effect mixer taps and shower attachment, an oversized walk in shower enclosure with system fed shower, low level wc, pedestal wash basin, pretty period fireplace, tubular upright radiator, window to rear with working shutters and double doors accessing a boiler cupboard, housing a high pressure hot water cylinder and slatted shelving.

SECOND FLOOR 

LANDING: 
doors off to bedroom 3, bedroom 4, bedroom 5 and shower room/wc.

BEDROOM 3: 
16' 3'' x 16' 0'' (4.95m x 4.87m)
large double bedroom with dual aspect windows to front and rear offering lovely views over the rear garden and village hall opposite, 2 radiators and door accessing:

En Suite Shower Room/wc: 
7' 6'' x 5' 10'' (2.28m x 1.78m)
a walk in shower enclosure with system fed shower, low level wc, pedestal wash basin, tiled floor, part tiled walls, shaver point, inset spotlights, radiator and period window to front with working wooden shutters.

BEDROOM 4: 
(front) 12' 4'' x 11' 10'' (3.76m x 3.60m)
double bedroom with period window to front with working wooden shutters overlooking the grounds of the village hall opposite, radiator and tv point.

BEDROOM 5: 
(rear) 12' 7'' x 12' 2'' (3.83m x 3.71m)
double bedroom with period window with working wooden shutters to rear overlooking the rear garden, attractive period style fireplace, radiator.

FAMILY SHOWER ROOM/WC: 
7' 6'' x 5' 8'' (2.28m x 1.73m)
white suite comprising oversized walk in shower enclosure with system fed shower, low level wc, pedestal wash basin, inset spotlights, shaver point, tiled floor, part tiled walls and radiator.

OUTSIDE 

REAR GARDEN & OFF STREET PARKING: 
approx 90' 0'' max inclusive of driveway x 55' 0'' (27.41m x 16.75m)
a tastefully landscaped and incredibly private south westerly facing rear garden enjoying much of the afternoon and early evening summer sunshine with a large flagstone terraced seating area closest to the property with steps up to a lawn with block paved pathway leading through the centre to the gated driveway at the rear providing off street parking for at least 4 vehicles, attractive stone boundary walls. The garden wraps around to the side of the property where there is a courtyard with a generous secure shed and separate secure bike store as well as a log storage area.

IMPORTANT REMARKS 

VIEWING & FURTHER INFORMATION: 
available exclusively through the sole agents, Richard Harding Estate Agents, tel: 0117 946 6690.

FIXTURES & FITTINGS: 
only items mentioned in these particulars are included in the sale. Any other items such as carpets etc. are not included but may be available by separate arrangement.

TENURE: 
it is understood that the property is freehold. This information should be checked by your legal adviser.

PLEASE NOTE: 
1. As of the 1st April 2018 there is a general requirement for any properties rented out in the private rented sector to have a minimum energy performance rating of E on an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). The regulations came into force for new tenancies and renewals of existing tenancies with effect from 1st April 2018 and will also come into force for all existing tenancies on 1st April 2020. It will be unlawful to rent a property which breaches the requirement for a minimum E rating, unless there is an applicable exemption. The energy performance rating of a property can be upgraded on completion of certain energy efficiency improvements. Please visit the following website for further details: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-private-rented-property-minimum-standard-landlord-guidance-documents 2. The photographs may have been taken using a wide angle lens. 3. Any services, heating systems, appliances or installations referred to in these particulars...

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07 September 2018

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  • Shirehampton (2.6 mi)
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124 Whiteladies Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2RP

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Nearest stations

  • Sea Mills (2.0 mi)
  • Shirehampton (2.6 mi)
  • Redland (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Richard Harding, Bristol

124 Whiteladies Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2RP

0117 407 0123 Local call rate

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