Tucked away on a peaceful no through road is this
substantial detached family home with an unusually generous plot and far
reaching views over Bath and its surrounding countryside. Loved by its current
owners for nearly 60 years this unspoilt home offers an unending amount of
potential to create something spectacular. The neighbouring Bathwick properties
offer a wealth of insight into the wonderful canvases that these homes provide.
With imagination and relevant planning permission there are a multitude of
options that will truly make the most of this extremely rare and underutilised
The current property makes the most of its unending front and
rear views with generous windows on all sides. It comprises of duel aspect sitting
room with patio doors to a wrap around outside terrace, an airy front facing
dining room, A wonderfully light kitchen with views of the garden and beyond, A
utility room and a downstairs bathroom. Upstairs there are four generous
bedrooms and a family shower room. Beneath the ground floor are 3 untouched under
crofts, all opening out onto the garden.
To the rear the garden is edged by a clear trickling brook,
its tranquil outlook is only broken by the birdsong from within the mature
surrounding trees. The few neighbouring properties are thoughtfully secluded
from view by the carefully positioned trees and shrubs giving the garden privacy
that you will rarely find this close to the city centre.
The front of the property offers views of the city centre,
St Johns and the empire. The open aspect outlook from the back is simply
stunning and stretches far beyond the city edges.The front garden is paved, there is a gently
sloping path, single garage and off-road parking. The side boundary is just
past the garage and sits an impressive 16 ft from the main house.
Bathwick is renowned
as one of Baths most sought after locations, and rightly so. Offering some of
the city’s most beautiful views and prestigious properties it surprisingly
benefits from being under a 10-minute walk into Bath City centre.The magnificent Holburne Museum and its surrounding Sydney
Gardens is just a short stroll away, here you can access wonderful walks and
cycle rides along the Kennet and Avon Canal leading to the beautiful open
Bath offers the unique array of timeless architecture,
independent shops, restaurants, pubs and cafes you would expect to find nestled
away in a World Heritage City. It boasts a thriving and diverse community with
a world-famous collection of museums and galleries, year-round festivals,
theatre, music and sporting events. It is a fantastic city for families, it is considered
extremely safe and offers an enviable selection of clubs, parks and schools. This
property is perfectly placed for easy access to an array of impressive primary
and secondary schools including King Edwards, Prior Park, Monkton Combe and
Kingswood. The highly regarded University of Bath is within 1 mile of the
property and offers a wide range of sports facilities used by many recent Olympians,
including a 50m pool and athletics track.
For those that need to commute it is approximately 10 miles
from Junction 18 of the M4 Motorway (M4). Bath Spa Railway station is a 10-minute
walk away and offers a high-speed train service into London Paddington which
takes approximately 85 minutes and Bristol Temple Meads in 15 minutes.