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A substantial 1930's five bedroom detached family home situated in a prestigious location, Portishead Lake Grounds. The home sits in a fabulous, elevated plot of lush green gardens with a sweeping driveway that leads from Rodmoor Road whilst access to the rear is also available from Battery Lane. The impressive accommodation is laid out over two floors and offers over 2,100 sq ft of sublime living areas including a large open plan kitchen/diner/family room, a contemporary kitchen and five bedrooms. Energy rating (D)
The principle entrance from Rodmoor Road consists of a long sweeping driveway that offers ample off street parking for multiple vehicles and a detached garage. From here steps rise onto a magnificent wooden sun deck from where the southerly and westerly sun can be enjoyed as well as a pleasant vista over the front garden and the bowling green. Upon entering the home, a pleasant hallway gives access to the principle reception rooms with a classic staircase rising to the first floor. There really is no shortage of living space with no less than three reception rooms available offering a multitude of uses.
One of the most impressive rooms is the large kitchen/family/dining room that has been extended by the current owners to incorporate a stunning family/dining area with twin bi-folding doors opening onto the rear garden and a feature glazed lantern. The kitchen itself is fitted with a comprehensive range of base units below a mix of wood and granite work tops. Off the kitchen there is a useful pantry and a 22ft utility/boot room which offers further storage whilst also providing access to the front elevation. To the first floor there are five bedrooms all of which enjoy a vista over the gardens with bedrooms one, three and five enjoying views across the Lake Grounds. The second bedroom not only has a triple aspect but views over the rear garden and plumbing facilities for an en-suite should the need arise. The main bedroom boasts an impressive well fitted en-suite, with the remaining bedrooms are serviced by a contemporary shower room.
Portishead Lake Grounds is quintessentially 'British' with its cricket and bowling ground, tennis club, open air lido pool, seafront fitness trail, coastal path to Clevedon and pleasant picnicking green surround a recreational lake. Portishead is well served by a variety of primary schools and Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' Gordano School. For those favouring private education, The Downs School, Wraxall is approx 5.2 miles distance away with further choices in Clifton Bristol, approx 8 - 10 miles distance away. Portishead has a bustling high street with an array of shops and supermarkets including Waitrose and Lidl and a vibrant marina offering many outlets to dine or enjoy a glass of wine or two!
16' 8'' x 12' 9'' (5.08m x 3.88m)
12' 7'' x 9' 9'' (3.83m x 2.97m)
13' 2'' into the centre of the bay x 12' 7'' (4.01m x 3.83m)
33' 3'' x 11' 8'' (10.13m x 3.55m)
22' 5'' x 6' 4'' (6.83m x 1.93m)
6' 4'' x 5' 4'' (1.93m x 1.62m)
12' 9'' x 11' 6'' (3.88m x 3.50m)
12' 9'' x 12' 1'' (3.88m x 3.68m)
12' 9'' x 11' 7'' into recesses (3.88m x 3.53m into recesses)
13' 0'' max x 9' 9'' (3.96m max x 2.97m)
8' 0'' x 7' 1'' (2.44m x 2.16m)
The plot is approximately 1/3 of an acre and expands to both the front and rear laid mainly to lawn incorporating some large level areas with planted shrubs and borders, raised vegetable plots and decked walls creating seating. There is also a variety of fruit trees including plum, pear and apple.
Ellworthy Park, 4 Harris Close
Frome (01373) 482900
Radstock (01761) 252700
Gillingham (01747) 440080
Frome, Warminster, Westbury, Trowbridge, Bradford On Avon, Bath, Radstock, Shepton Mallet, Castle Cary, Bruton, Wincanton, Gillingham, Mere, and all surrounding villages.