Savills | Princes Buildings, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 4LB | Properties for sale
1,185 sq ft(110.09 sq m)
Guide price £650,000

Princes BuildingsClifton, Bristol, BS8 4LB

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in January 2020
  • Entrance hall
  • Magnificent reception room with access to balcony
  • Contemporary open plan kitchen/breakfast room
  • Master bedroom with en suite wet room
  • Second double bedroom
  • Newly upgraded family bathroom
  • Private South facing balcony with stunning open outlook
  • Many period features

A most prestigious first floor apartment with balcony and stunning uninterrupted views across the Gorge and towards the Clifton Suspension bridge.

About this property

  • Set in this prestigious Georgian terrace on the edge of the Gorge this a superbly presented spacious, bright and sunny apartment offering many period features including ceiling cornices, decorative architraves and original detailed door surrounds, with a modern and easy living contemporary twist.

    Approached by a communal entrance hall and staircase to the first floor. The apartment opens in to a welcoming central entrance hall, new engineered oak flooring throughout the entrance hall and reception. The reception is a magnificent room with many original period detail and with two full height sash windows either side of the original double French doors providing access to the private balcony, all with restored and working shutters. Original ceiling detail and picture rail, a contemporary marble fireplace, open (working) with cast iron inset and grate with polished marble hearth creating a wonderful focal point to the room. To one end an extensive range of fitted book and display shelving. Original folding doors fold in to original ornate carved recess and lead into the modern and contemporary kitchen. Original sash window to the front, an extensive range of floor and wall units providing ample storage and contrasting polished granite and oiled wooden work tops. Fitted five ring gas hob, electric oven, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for fridge/freezer with adjoining full height further storage cupboards. Ample room for dining table and chairs.

    The master bedroom is to the rear with a full height bay window and separate pedestrian door leading to the balcony, this bedroom is served by a fully tiled en suite wet room with shower, WC., and wash hand basin, under floor heating and an obscure glass door. The second double bedroom is to the front with a full height sash window to the front and to one wall an extensive range of full height floor and wall units providing ample storage and further overhead storage above. To one cupboard is the high pressure storage cylinder. The Wiess combination boiler for central heating and hot water is located within the kitchen behind a panel. (Not tested).

    The main bathroom has recently been updated with a panelled bath with rain shower over and glass screen, low level W.C., and bowl sink, wall and floor tiling, heated towel rail.

    The private original balcony has original wrought iron balustrade and canopy with timber decking, and offers uninterrupted Southerly views across the Gorge to Ashton Court and towards the Clifton Suspension bridge.

    Please note photographs taken in April 2017

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

Unrivalled position with breath-taking views across the Gorge.

Sarah WrightProperty agent

Local information

  • Princes Buildings is located within a short stroll of Clifton Village and is adjacent to the historic Avon Gorge and Brunel's famous Suspension Bridge. The property offers level access to the Village's vibrant and cosmopolitan lifestyle with fashionable boutiques, bars and restaurants. Close by are a number of highly regarded schools, state and independent, including Clifton College, Clifton High School and Bristol Grammar School. The nearby Ashton Court Estate offers rambling walks and mountain biking and for sporting pursuits, there are various golf clubs including Bristol and Clifton and Long Ashton and David Lloyd Sport and Fitness Centre. For the commuter, there are excellent communication links, the M32 accesses the M4 (London and South Wales) and the M5 (the Midlands and South West). Bristol Temple Meads provides regular services to most cities nationwide.

Additional information

  • EPC Exempt