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Church Road, WINSCOMBE, 5 Bedrooms Semi-Detached - £650,000 - Sale Agreed

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Property Summary

Imposing Period Property
Desirable Village Location
Spacious & Versatile
Period Features Throughout
Presented in Excellent Condition
Drawing Room & Dining Room
Kitchen & Breakfast Room,
Utility & Conservatory
5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms
Landscaped Rear Garden
Driveway & Garage
No Forward Chain


We are delighted to offer for sale this handsome and imposing villa style period property built circa 1850 in the Italianate style. The stone built property with bath stone window and door openings and quoins retains many of its original period features including working window shutters, attractive period fireplace in the drawing room and decorative corniced ceilings. The elegant accommodation is presented in excellent order and is arranged over three floors providing both generous and versatile living and bedroom space ideal for family occupation. The property has been subject to considerable improvement by the present owners since they took up guardianship with additional benefits including: Double glazed windows, gas fired central heating and two substantial cellar rooms. In brief, the accommodation includes: Reception Hall, Cloakroom, Drawing Room with period fireplace and reading area, Dining Room with woodburning stove, L'Shaped Kitchen Breakfast Room, Conservatory, Utility/Boot Room, Half and First Floor Landings, Three Double Bedrooms, Bathroom, Shower Room, Second Floor Landing, Two Further Double Bedrooms and Bathroom. Outside, the property is approached via a shared brick paved driveway providing parking for several vehicles and in turn leads to the new Single Garage (currently under construction). The gardens form a particular feature of the property with generous lawned garden to the front and a landscaped sunken garden to the rear with timber pergola and stone shed. This is without doubt a unique opportunity as properties of this calibre are rarely available in this location and therefore carries our recommendation to view at an early opportunity.


Located in the sought after Church Road area of Winscombe and within walking distance of the popular and bustling village centre which benefits from a range of village facilities and amenities, these include: A variety of Retail Outlets as well as several Hairdressers and Beauty Treatment Clinics, a Public Library, Community Centre, Public House/Restaurant, Opticians, Doctors, Dentist and Veterinary Surgeries, several Take Aways and a range of Professional Practices. The village also has an excellent Primary School and Rugby, Football, Cricket and Bowling Clubs. Winscombe is close to the Mendip Hills and is surrounded by beautiful open countryside providing excellent riding and walking opportunities. There are several lakes located within the area which cater for sailing and fishing enthusiasts and there is a Dry Ski Slope and Equestrian Centre in Churchill. The popular Churchill Academy with Sixth Form Centre is within 3 miles which also benefits from a Sports Centre and Swimming Pool. There are a number of private schools available in Sidcot, Bristol, Bath and Wells. Winscombe is ideally situated for the commuter and is convenient to Bristol, Bath Wells and the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare. There are mainline railway connections at Weston-super-Mare, Yatton and Worle providing access to Bristol Temple Meads, London Paddington and other major towns and cities. Access to the M5 Motorway network is available at junction 20 Clevedon, 21 St Georges and 22 Edithmead and Bristol International Airport is within a short drive.


From Bristol heading South West on the A38 enter the village of Churchill. At the traffic lights proceed straight ahead. Follow the road for approximately 1 mile passing through the Hamlet of Star. After a further mile proceed past Sidcot School on the left hand side and drop down the hill to a set of traffic lights. Turn right onto Sidcot Lane signposted to Winscombe and Weston-super-Mare. Proceed into the village of Winscombe onto Woodborough Road and with Winscombe 'Car Sales' on the right and the Co-op mini market on the left continue through the sharp left hand bend. Follow the road under the 'old railway bridge' passing the Church Hall on the right. Take the first available turning on the left onto Church Road and continue to the top of the incline passing The Lynch on the left. Proceed straight ahead passing Barton Road on the right hand side and follow the road through a right hand bend. The property can be found just a short distance along on the right hand side and can be identified by the Farrons 'for sale' notice.

Reception Hall

Solid oak front door with stain glass insert, oak flooring and staircase with half landing rising to the first floor accommodation, radiator, attractive ornate corniced ceiling, picture rail, wall lights. Doors lead to all principle rooms.


White suite with chrome fittings comprising: Corner low level W.C, wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap, part tiled walls and trap door to:


Arranged as two rooms with central hallway where a staircase from the ground floor use to provide access.
Room 1: 6.45m (21ft 2in) x 4.27m (14ft 0in)
Room 2: 6.45m (21ft 2in) x 5.69m (15ft 8in)

Drawing Room - 6.45m (21ft 2in) x 4.88m (16ft 0in)

Feature period fireplace with delightful mirrored mantle over, brick and marble hearth and inset living flame gas fire. Ornate corniced ceiling and ceiling rose, picture rail, wall lights and television point. Floor to ceiling Upvc double glazed window to the front elevation with working window shutters, Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation, two radiators. Open to reading area with Upvc double glazed French doors to the side elevation and working window shutters.

Dining Room - 5.08m (16ft 8in) x 4.29m (14ft 1in)

Feature brick fireplace and flagstone hearth with inset woodburning stove, ornate corniced ceiling and ceiling rose, picture rail, oak flooring, radiator, television point and wall lights. Built-in storage cupboard with shelving and Upvc double glazed French doors with working window shutters, door to:

LShaped Kitchen/Breakfast

An L'Shaped Room arranged in two parts as follows:

Kitchen Area - 4.6m (15ft 1in) x 3.05m (10ft 0in)

Fitted with a range of Beech wall, base and drawer units incorporating glass display cabinets, under unit lighting, wine racks and pan drawers with complementing granite and wooden worksurfaces over. Inset 1 bowl stainless steel sink unit with chrome mixer tap over, space for range cooker with extractor canopy over, space for dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Boiler cupboard housing Ideal Logic+ gas fired boiler supplying central heating and hot water, Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation, recessed spot lighting and tile effect Kardean flooring, archway to:

Breakfast Room - 4.47m (14ft 8in) x 2.57m (8ft 5in)

With superb period tessellated tiled flooring, fitted oak storage cupboards, corniced ceiling and ceiling rose, picture rail and wall lights. Upvc double glazed French doors leading to:

Conservtory - 4.06m (13ft 4in) x 3.45m (11ft 4in)

Upvc double glazed windows and French doors leading to the rear garden, tiled flooring with under floor heating and ceiling fan light.

Utility/Boot Room - 3.51m (11ft 6in) x 2.18m (7ft 2in)

Wooden work area with ceramic butlers sink and mixer tap over with wooden worktop, tiled flooring, exposed stone walls, night storage heater, double glazed French doors leading to the rear garden and further double glazed door leading to the outside.

Half Landing

Corniced ceiling, wall light, picture rail and built in storage. Set of four wooden steps lead up to the Master bedroom.

Shower Room - 2.59m (8ft 6in) x 2.13m (7ft 0in)

White suite with chrome fittings comprising: Glass corner shower unit with power shower, circular wash hand basin with chrome pedestal and mixer tap, low level W.C, fully tiled walls and wall light. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer with worksurface over. Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation.

Bathroom - 2.62m (8ft 7in) x 2.51m (8ft 3in)

Period style suite with chrome fittings comprising: Roll top claw and ball bath with hot and cold taps, pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps and light/shaver socket over, glass corner shower unit with mains shower, low level W.C, fully tiled walls, chrome towel radiator, ceiling lights and extractor fan. Upvc double glazed windows to the rear elevation.

Master Bedroom - 5.08m (16ft 8in) x 4.32m (14ft 2in)

Corniced ceiling and ceiling rose, picture rail, radiator and Upvc double glazed window to the front elevation with pleasant views.

First Floor Landing

Oak and carpeted flooring with useful study area, Upvc double glazed window to the front elevation, oak staircase rising to the second floor accommodation, corniced ceiling, ceiling rose and picture rail.

Bedroom Two - 4.83m (15ft 10in) x 3.15m (10ft 4in)

Corniced ceiling, picture rails, radiator and Upvc double glazed window to the front elevation with pleasant views.

Bedroom Three - 4.83m (15ft 10in) x 3.15m (10ft 4in)

Corniced ceiling and picture rail, radiator and Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation with open views.

Second Floor Landing

Picture rail and access to roof space.

Bedroom Four - 6.5m (21ft 4in) x 4.98m (16ft 4in)

Upvc double glazed windows to the front and rear elevations with stunning views to the front and rear across the surrounding countryside and Mendip Hills. Picture rail, television point and night storage heater.

Bedroom Five - 5.18m (17ft 0in) x 4.32m (14ft 2in)

Upvc double glazed window to the front elevation with stunning views towards the Mendip Hills. Picture rail and night storage heater.

Bathroom Two

White suite with chrome fittings comprising: P' Shaped panelled bath with Mira shower over and glass screen, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap over, low level W.C, part tiled and part pine walls and flooring, ladder style radiator, window to the rear elevation, access to 'secret store room' with built in storage cupboards and window to the rear elevation.


The property is approached via a shared brick paved gated driveway providing parking for several vehicles which in turn leads to the detached single garage (currently under construction and to be completed prior to legal completion).

Front Garden

The generous walled front garden is predominantly laid to lawn with a range of mature trees, shrubs and borders including a handsome Copper Beech Tree at the entrance. A side access leads to the rear garden.

Rear Garden

The enclosed landscaped rear garden is paved with a sunken garden with well stocked rockeries and garden pond and waterfall, a range of mature treesand shrubs including a Magnolia tree. There is a decked seating area with timber pergola, timber garden shed, stone built garden store outside water supply and paved patio.

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