Sitting in a generous plot at the top of Bennetts Road in Swainswick within walking distance of the amenities of Larkhall is this delightfully spacious, detached family home. With a decked terrace at the front of the property, this newly renovated home has an open feel, with the main living space situated on the first floor its large picture window to the front illuminate the room with natural light while making the most of the stunning city views.
Downstairs, the main hallway branches off in to the four bedrooms, a unique showpiece display cupboard jokingly referred to by the current owners as “the wine cellar” and a well finished family bathroom. The light and airy master bedroom has large windows with far reaching views, a roll-top bathtub in the room and a modern fitted ensuite. Two further double bedrooms overlook the front again with views. With a fourth bedroom to the rear of the property.
Also, on the ground floor is a fully fitted extended kitchen/diner/family room which is the social hub of the home, complete with a gas hob island and French doors leading on to a decked area, perfect for al fresco dining. The kitchen is abundant with natural light thanks to the number of large windows. Adjacent to the kitchen is a separate utility room which also accesses the garden.
On the lower level of the property and accessed externally is an office space perfect for people who run a business from home and don’t want clients coming into their own. This would also make a great home gym!
The rear garden is level and laid to lawn creating a lovely open space, terraced decking at the very back of the property which again has stunning views and backs on to woodland leading up to Little Solsbury. Situated in the borders of the garden is the beautifully fully finished annex which looks out on to the garden via bi-folding doors. Natural light beams into the open-plan living space. This annex is perfect for a dependant relative and comes complete with a fully fitted kitchen, spacious double room and its own shower room. It even has extra potential as an Airbnb.
There is plenty of parking with availability at the front, a drive leads you to the side of the house with gated access for more parking. Along with all this space there is a large DOUBLE GARAGE with power, creating a real man cave.
This is an ideal location for families, within easy reach of Larkhall Village centre and its wide range of amenities. It boasts an independent bookshop, an excellent butchers, lovely cafes and delicatessens, a hardware store, a small supermarket, a convenience store with post office, a choice of public houses, an independent theatre, and Alice Park which is a real hub for outdoor community and family events. It is surrounded by a fantastic range of primary and secondary schools including The Royal High, Kingswood, St Marks, St Stephen's primary and St Saviours primary. There are regular bus links and it is an almost flat 25-minute walk to the city centre.
For those that need to commute it is approximately 10 miles from Junction 18 of the M4 Motorway (M4) for access to London, Bristol and the South West. Bath Spa Railway station offers a high-speed train service into London Paddington which takes just 90 minutes.