Savills | Church Road, Combe Down, Bath, Somerset, BA2 5JN | Properties for sale
399.85 sq m(4,304 sq ft)
Guide price £2,500,000

Church RoadCombe Down, Bath, Somerset, BA2 5JN

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in March 2021
  • Well-proportioned accommodation over two floors
  • Excellent decorative order and fine architectural details
  • Double carport and driveway parking
  • Well-tended enclosed gardens
  • Approximately 2.5 miles from the centre of Bath

A magnificent detached Regency house situated in a highly sought after location.

About this property

  • Scott House is an imposing detached Regency house, with a handsome façade. Constructed of mellow Bath stone elevations under a tiled roof, the property is listed Grade II as being of architectural or historical interest. Scott House is a fine family house and has well proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors. The property has been very well maintained over the years and has been significantly enhanced in recent times. The entire property is presented in excellent decorative order. Fine architectural details typical of the period sit very well alongside contemporary fixtures and furnishings.

    Upon entering there is a well proportioned and inviting reception hall with open fire place. To the left is a dual aspect drawing room, also with fireplace and cornicing. Of particular note is the spectacular dining room measuring over 29 feet in length, with wooden floors and a fireplace. The basement is accessed from the dining room. Double doors lead into a well-appointed kitchen / breakfast room. There is a further sitting room overlooking the gardens which can also provide guest bedroom accommodation. In addition there is a shower room, study, a tv / family room and utility room at ground floor level.

    On the first floor are six double bedrooms and two bathrooms as well as a first floor laundry.

    OUTSIDE
    There is a gravel driveway accessed via electric gates, providing parking and leading to a double carport. Scott House has a pretty front garden. To the rear of the house is a well-tended, enclosed garden which is predominantly laid to lawn. There are well stocked flower borders and a private courtyard area that sits behind the carport. There is easy access via double doors from the conservatory to a patio providing a great space for outdoor dining.

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Scott House has the most beautiful façade and it is rare in Bath to have such well-proportioned, lateral accommodation over two levels.

Luke BradyProperty agent

Local information

  • Scott House is one of several imposing detached period properties on the north side of Church Road and facing south. It enjoys an outlook over private partly-wooded and walled playing fields and the grounds at Monkton Combe junior school.
  • The property is within easy level distance of Combe Down village which has a church, primary school, general store as well as other shopping facilities and a doctors surgery.
  • Prior Park College and the adjoining National Trust land are within approximately half a mile.
  • There are numerous countryside and woodland walks to enjoy nearby, as well as the very popular Bath skyline walks over National Trust land.
  • Combe Down is on the outskirts of the city of Bath. Bath is famed for its Roman heritage and Georgian architecture and is approximately 2.5 miles from the centre.
  • Bath offers a wide range of shopping cultural and recreational facilities and is home to Premiership rugby side, Bath Rugby.
  • Bath is a World Heritage site inscribed by UNESCO in 1987.
  • Bath Spa mainline station has regular services to London Paddington (journey time from 75 minutes).
  • The M4 Junction 18 is approximately 12 miles to the north.
  • Bath has a number of very well regarded schools in both the private and state sectors. In addition there are two universities.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Widcombe proceed up Ralph Allen Drive, pass Prior Park College and cross over the road into The Avenue. Turn left into Church Road, and Scott House is found in just under a quarter of a mile on the left hand side.
  • EPC Exempt