A delightful substantial period detached house standing in secluded gated grounds with views to the River Chew and Albert Mill viaduct. Read more
A delightful substantial period detached house standing in secluded gated grounds with views to the River Chew and Albert Mill viaduct.
* extensive flexible accommodation * three reception rooms (one currently being utilised as a pool room) * family kitchen/diner * utility * four bedrooms each with ensuite facilities * studio room * gardens * must be viewed to be fully appreciated *
This delightful stone built detached house enjoys a totally unique and enviable setting within a Green Belt Conservation Area of Steel Mills yet within easy walking distance of Keynsham town centre with its excellent range of amenities and excellent rail and bus transport links to London, Bristol and Bath to name a few as well as other destinations further afield, Memorial Park and Open Countryside river walks are also close at hand.
The property offers adaptable family accommodation with generous room sizes throughout. It occupies secluded grounds that is entered via electrically operated gates with a sweeping driveway approach to a generously sized parking area for several vehicles. A major feature of the property is the garden, which enjoys a delightful outlook across the River Chew and particularly of the weir, mill race at Albert Mill which is also enjoyed from a number of rooms in the house.
In all a wonderful opportunity to acquire a Period home in an idyllic location which has been enjoyed by only three owners in around 100 years. Properties of this nature are few and far between in the local area and internal viewing is highly recommended.
In fuller detail the accommodation comprises (all measurements are approximate):-
Panelled entrance door with fan light above leading to
HALLWAY: Solid oak flooring, corniced ceiling,staircase rising to first floor with turned spindle balustrading and polished handrail, radiator, high level meters cupboard, understairs cupboard, alarm panel.
LIVING ROOM: 6.31m x 5.0m (20' 8" x 16' 5")Stripped pine door, two double panel radiators, corniced ceiling and light rose, dado rail, multi pane sash windows to front and side aspects and further multi pane picture window with a beautiful outlook over the River Chew, weir and Albert Mill. Minster style fireplace with multi fuel stove fire, double doors to leisure/games room.
FAMILY/DINING ROOM: 6.31m x 4.83m (max) (20' 8" x15' 10") Coved ceiling and double light rose, picture rail, double panel radiator, multi pane sash window to front aspect, glazed double doors to leisure/games room, stripped pine door to hallway, reconstructed stone fireplace with Jetmaster log burner, stripped door leading to the open planned kitchen/diner.
OPEN PLAN FAMILY KITCHEN/DINER: 7.41m x 4.63m (24' 4" x 15'2") narrowing to 3.90m (12' 10") Quarry tiled floor, radiator, beamed ceiling, spiral staircase rising to first floor. Four-oven burgundy natural gas Aga set in recess with timber bressumer beam, multi-pane picture window overlooking garden. The kitchen is furnished with a range of beige coloured wall and floor units with rolled edge work surfaces and tiled surrounds, inset sink and mixer tap, induction hob, glazed display cupboard. Lobby area to front with quarry tiled floor and double door to utility and leisure/games room.
A spiral staircase leads from the kitchen to a first floor split level STUDIO/OFFICE: 7.36m x 4.60m (24' 2" x 15'1") narrowing to 3.93m (12' 11") with Velux style windows, sloping roofline, airing cupboard with hot water cylinder, double panel radiator, could be utilised as a 5th bedroom.
LEISURE/GAMES/POOL ROOM: 11.53m x 4.50m (37' 10" x 14'9") A superb entertaining space which is extensively double glazed to two aspects with views across the gardens, River Chew and Albert Mill. Slabbed and tiled floor, ceiling mounted downlighters, three double panel radiators, built in seating.
CLOAKROOM: Tiled floor, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback.
UTILITY ROOM: Tiled floor, Belfast sink, fitted wall cupboards, gas fired boiler, work space and tiled surrounds,plumbing for appliances, stable door to outside.
LANDING: Picture rail, stripped pine doors leading to bedrooms, ceiling rose, glazed door to LARGE BALCONY 13.4m x 3.90m (44' x 12' 10") which is gravel covered and enjoys spectacular views across the garden and River Chew and Albert Mill viaduct.
MASTER BEDROOM: 5.0m x 3.78m (16' 5" x 12'5") Multi pane sash window to front aspect, double panel radiator, dado rail, picture rail, ceiling rose.
EN-SUITE BATHROOM: Obscure glazed sash window to front aspect, access to mainly boarded roof space, white suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and panelled bath with bath mounted shower screen with power shower, extractor fan, tiled surrounds, two double panel radiators.
BEDROOM TWO: 3.27m plus door recess x 3.0m (10' 9"x 9' 10") Multi pane sash window to front aspect, picture rail, coved ceiling, radiator.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM: White suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splashback and tiled shower stall and shower. Radiator, extractor fan.
BEDROOM THREE: 3.51m x 3.14m (11' 6" x 10'4") Multi pane sash window to rear aspect, picture rail, coved ceiling,double panel radiator.
EN-SUITE BATHROOM: Suite comprising of large enclosed shower screen incorporating a powered shower, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Tiled surrounds, picture and coved ceiling, double panel radiator, sash window overlooking River Chew.
BEDROOM FOUR: 3.54m x 2.50m (11' 7" x 8' 2").Multi-pane sash window to rear aspect, radiator, coved ceiling, picture rail.
EN-SUITE BATHROOM: White suite comprising panelled bath with bath mounted shower screen and shower, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled surrounds, radiator, low level WC, porthole window.
The property is set in quite DELIGHTFUL GARDENS AND GROUNDS.The property has front pedestrian access through a Lytchgate. The garden area is laid to lawn with a magnolia tree, the extensive flagstone courtyard and well. A pathway terrace continues to the side of the house enjoying tremendous river and mill views, while to the rear lies a level lawn. The vehicular access from Steel Mills is via double remote controlled electrically operated wrought iron gates which lead to a sweeping gravelled driveway, culminating in extensive parking for six or more vehicles and turning area. The views continue beyond the drive where they border the river with a superb outlook across the mill and weir.
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