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Old Sneed Road | Stoke Bishop

Guide Price £1,295,000
Sold STC

Situated on a much sought after road in Stoke Bishop. A most appealing and attractive 5 double bedroom, 3 reception room, 1930s semi-detached family home, of circa 2,785 sq. ft., with off street parking for several cars, double garaging and 100ft southerly facing rear garden.

In the same ownership since 1986 and having been lovingly looked after and yet offers exciting scope for enhancement, subject to obtaining the necessary consents. The house is broad in appearance and offers spacious, light filled and airy family accommodation.

The property provides generously proportioned rooms with a terrific flow and access to an exceptionally well stocked and tended southerly facing garden from both the dining room and living room. Set well back from the road with ample parking for up to 4 cars.

In a prized and prestigious location within 200 - 300 yards of the shops on Stoke Hill and within easy reach of Whiteladies Road, Clifton Village, city centre and the beautiful large open spaces of the Downs; within the APR of Stoke Bishop (Cedar Park) Primary School.

Ground Floor: reception hall, cloakroom/wc, dining room, sitting room, music room, kitchen/breakfast room.

First Floor: landing, 4 double bedrooms, family bath/shower room.

Second Floor: landing, double bedroom (5 in total), bathroom.

Outside: front garden with gated side access leading to the rear garden, driveway parking for 4/5 cars, double garaging, 100ft southerly facing lawned rear garden.

A rare opportunity to acquire a generously proportioned house on a much sought after road with an outstanding southerly facing garden.

Property Features

  • A most appealing & attractive 1930s semi-detached family home
  • 5 double bedrooms
  • Bay fronted sitting room (18'10 x 13'2 max)
  • Two further reception rooms
  • Dual aspect kitchen/breakfast room
  • Spacious (circa 2,785 sq.ft), light filled and airy accommodation
  • Exciting scope for enhancement (subject to necessary consents)
  • Lawned front garden to one side of driveway
  • Set well back from road with parking for 4 cars plus a double garage
  • Sunny southerly facing rear garden (approx 100ft x 50ft)
  • Ref: 11968649
  • Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Availability: Sold STC
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Tenure: Freehold
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from the pavement, there are brick pillars with a tarmacadam driveway offering driveway parking for several cars. Steps up to an open-fronted porch with lantern light. Part glazed wood panelled front door with brass door furniture and leaded light obscure glazed windows to either side. Opening to:-

RECEPTION HALL: (18' 11'' x 9' 2'') (5.76m x 2.79m)
a most welcoming and spacious introduction, having a wide staircase ascending to the first floor with handrail and spindles, open fronted understairs storage, inlaid entrance mat and solid maple wood flooring, tall moulded skirtings, large raised height obscure glazed window to the side elevation, radiator, ceiling light point, wall light point, cupboards housing meters. Panelled doors with moulded architraves, opening to:-

DINING ROOM: (15' 2'' x 13' 2'') (4.62m x 4.01m)
wide window to the front elevation with leaded light overlights, coal effect gas fire with marble surround and hearth plus ornately carved wooden mantlepiece, recesses to either side of the chimney breast, tall moulded skirtings, picture rail, coved ceiling, radiator, ceiling light point.

SITTING ROOM: (18' 10'' x 13' 2'' max into bay window) (5.74m x 4.01m)
box bay window to the rear elevation with central door and three windows to either side with leaded light overlights. Open fireplace with cast iron surround, decorative tiled slips, slate hearth and an ornately carved wooden mantlepiece. Recesses to either side of the chimney breast, tall moulded skirtings, picture rail, coved ceiling, two ceiling light points, radiator.

MUSIC ROOM: (12' 5'' x 9' 0'') (3.78m x 2.74m)
upvc double glazed sliding door with side panel and overlights overlooking and opening externally to the rear garden, moulded skirtings, coved ceiling, radiator, two ceiling light points. Part multi-paned door opening to:-

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: (17' 11'' x 13' 2'') (5.46m x 4.01m)
dual aspect with large windows to the side and rear elevations enjoying a pleasant outlook over the well-stocked garden. Shaker style kitchen which is comprehensively fitted with an array of base and eye level units combining drawers, cabinets, glazed display cabinet and shelving. Roll edged worktop surfaces with splashback tiling and pelmet lighting. Ceramic sink with draining board to side and swan neck mixer tap over. Stoves gas/electric range cooker with extractor hood over. Space for dishwasher. Integral tall fridge/freezer. Chimney breast with Fat Penguin inset woodburning stove set upon a slate hearth with recesses to either side of the chimney breast (one with fitted shelving and the other with both shelving and wall mounted double opening cupboard). Karndean tiled flooring, ample space for table and chairs, tall moulded skirtings, radiator, wall light point, inset ceiling downlights. Panelled door returning to the reception hall.

low level flush wc, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and splashback tiling, Velux window to the front elevation, tiled flooring, radiator, moulded skirtings, ceiling light point, extractor fan. Space and plumbing for washing machine with shelf above.


PART GALLERIED LANDING: (11' 7'' x 9' 1'' including stairwell) (3.53m x 2.77m)
part galleried over the stairwell and enjoying plenty of natural light via the aforementioned obscure glazed window to the side elevation. Tall moulded skirtings, ceiling light point. Open doorway through to an inner hall. Panelled doors with moulded architraves, opening to:-

BEDROOM 1: (16' 4'' x 13' 2'') (4.97m x 4.01m)
large window overlooking the rear garden with overlights, chimney breast with recesses to either side, tall moulded skirtings, picture rail, radiator, ceiling light point. Wash hand basin with mixer tap and double opening cupboard below.

BEDROOM 2: (15' 2'' x 13' 3'') (4.62m x 4.04m)
large window to the front elevation with overlights, chimney breast with recesses to either side, tall moulded skirtings, radiator, picture rail, ceiling light point, fitted bookshelving.

BEDROOM 4: (10' 5'' x 9' 1'') (3.17m x 2.77m)
dual aspect with windows to the front and side elevations, tall moulded skirtings, radiator, coved ceiling, ceiling light point.

FAMILY BATH/SHOWER ROOM/WC: (12' 11'' x 9' 2'') (3.93m x 2.79m)
panelled bath with mixer tap. Low level dual flush wc. Wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap. Corner shower cubicle with wall mounted shower unit, handheld shower attachment and an overhead waterfall style shower. Partially tiled walls with complimentary shelf, obscure glazed windows to the rear elevation, built-in cupboards with shelving, radiator, coved ceiling, inset ceiling downlights, extractor fan. Useful understairs storage cupboard.

window to the front elevation, built-in shelving, tall moulded skirtings, ceiling light point. Staircase ascending to the second floor with handrail. Panelled door with moulded architraves, opening to:-

BEDROOM 3: (17' 11'' max/9'6 min x 13' 0'' max/8'5 min) (5.46m/2.90m x 3.96m/2.57m)
dual aspect with window to the front elevation and large window with overlights overlooking the rear garden. Moulded skirtings, radiator, coved ceiling, fitted shelving, ceiling light point.


ceiling light point, doors opening to:-

BEDROOM 5: (25' 7'' x 18' 7'' max measurements) (7.79m x 5.66m)
having always been used by the family as a playroom, the room provides a generous sized space but also with exciting potential for further enhancement with a dormer window or such like to the rear elevation (subject to first obtaining the necessary consents). Velux windows to the front, side and rear elevations totalling four Velux windows. Moulded skirtings, two radiators, ceiling light points. Loft access and door to eaves storage.

BATHROOM/WC: (11' 5'' x 6' 0'' having part restricted head height) (3.48m x 1.83m)
corner bath with mixer tap and telephone style shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold water taps, low level dual flush wc, Velux window to the rear elevation, radiator, ceiling light point, extractor fan. Door to eaves storage area.


tarmacadam driveway with off street parking for four cars. Access to:-

DOUBLE GARAGE: (16' 5'' x 15' 5'') (5.00m x 4.70m)
metal up and over door, light and power connected, window and personal door to the side elevation. Wall mounted Vaillant gas fired boiler.

to one side of the driveway there is a square section of lawn with central Amelanchier tree. The house is set behind a dwarf brick wall with deep shrub borders to both the front and side elevations featuring an array of flowering plants and mature shrubs. Immediately in front of the house there is a rockery with an assortment of flowering plants and mature shrubs including euphorbia, climbing hydrangea. Outside water tap. Pedestrian side gate leading alongside the house and giving access to:-

REAR GARDEN: (100' 0'' x 50' 0'') (30.46m x 15.23m)
enjoying a sunny southerly orientation and therefore the all day sun. immediately to the rear of the house there is a patio with ample space for garden furniture and potted plants etc. The remainder of the garden is then level and laid to lawn which features an orchard consisting of a variety of established fruit trees. Raised fruit beds delivering an assortment of fruits. Half circular patio. Enclosed on all three sides by timber fencing and enjoying a good amount of privacy with woodland area at the very end of the garden. Useful outside shed and wood storage areas to one side of the house, together with security lighting. An established grape vine has been trained around the kitchen window. Garden pond.


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

only items mentioned in these particulars are included in the sale. Any other items are not included but may be available by separate arrangement.

it is understood that the property is Freehold. This information should be checked with your legal adviser.

Bristol City Council. Council Tax Band: G

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4. Any services, heating systems, appliances or installations referred to in these particulars have not been tested and no warranty can be given that these are in working order. Whilst we believe these particulars to be correct we would be pleased to check any information of particular importance to you.
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