Savills | Downs Road, Dundry, Bristol, BS41 8LR | Property for sale
2,576 sq ft(239.32 sq m)
Guide price £825,000

Downs RoadDundry, Bristol, BS41 8LR


    Key features

    • A detached family home
    • Five bedrooms, Four bathrooms – two of which en suite
    • Living room with log burner and Conservatory dining room
    • Kitchen / breakfast room
    • Utility
    • Study
    • Wrap-around lawned gardens with rockery and water feature, southerly orientation
    • Double garage and car port and further off street parking for four cars

    A substantial, south facing home with ample parking, gardens and a self-contained annexe

    About this property

    • Located on the outskirts of the popular village of Dundry and within walking distance of the pub and local amenities, Windwhistle provide a substantial family home with ample parking, a south facing garden and a self-contained annexe, ideal for renting out or an elderly relative.
      The drive offers parking for up to four cars and there is also potential for a car port which could accommodate a further two vehicles. The property is accessed via an attractive porch and the entrance hall provides timber effect laminate flooring throughout, a WC immediately on the left, large storage cupboard for coats and boots. The entrance all is light and spacious with arch and exposed timber rafters providing a charming centre point to the home.
      There is a guest double bedroom immediately on the right which is of a good size with en suite shower room and sink. Another large storage room with shelving and coat rack is adjacent.
      The principal suite is at the end of the hall and is of an excellent size with delightful views over the south facing garden. There is a spacious dressing room with fitted timber wardrobes and drawers leading through to the en suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, WC, walk-in double rain shower, wall cabinet, sink unit, spot lighting, wall mirror and stone effect floor and wall tiling.
      The living room, at the end of the hall, is light and roomy with duel aspect and a south facing orientation, picture window onto the garden as well as a multi-fuel burner with granite hearth and timber mantle.
      The living room flows seamlessly into the conservatory extension (added in 2010) which offers marble tiled flooring and K glass and provides a light and impressive dining space for up to 10 people with double doors leading out onto the garden.
      The kitchen / breakfast room, next door, has a duel aspect and is also substantial with plenty of space for dining up to six people as well as integrated appliances including a John Lewis five ring induction hob with extractor hood, Bosch oven/grill and additional grill and Bosch dishwasher. There are also solid worktops with a multi-coloured tile splashback and integrated sink unit as well as a range of wall and base units, exposed timber rafters and spot lighting.
      Double doors lead into a large and light study, ideal for home working. A separate utility room is off the study housing the utilities and with access to the rear garden.
      A one bedroom annexe sits off the utility and is in excellent order with a fully equipped kitchen and a comfortable living / dining space. The double bedroom is serviced by a modern en suite bathroom with bath and shower over, WC, sink, cabinet and mirror. The annexe can be accessed via the rear utility entrance and can therefore be easily self-contained.
      Stairs with timber handrails lead from the hall up to two substantial dormer bedrooms and a family bathroom. These rooms are of an excellent size and are very light with a duel aspect and Mendip views. There is also excellent eave storage as well as large built-in wardrobe. The family bathroom is modern with bath and shower over, WC, sink, and mosaic wall tiling.
      Adjacent to the annexe, a large double garage with electrics and a mezzanine level provides excellent storage and has access from the front and rear.
      The gardens are sunny and delightful with a south facing orientation and have been professionally landscaped offering flagstone terracing, level lawns, raised stone beds and timber trellis fencing. There are numerous spots from which to enjoy an al fresco drink or meal and the outdoor lamppost and rockery with water feature are charming additional features.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    This property has it all: a sizeable footprint, south facing gardens, ample parking, self-contained annexe and popular village location.

    Sholto ThompsonProperty agent

    Local information

    • Dundry is a North Somerset village situated on Dundry Hill, between Bristol and the Chew Valley Lake. The city of Bristol is only four miles away and Bath is twelve miles to the west. Its lofty situation makes it a notable landmark in North Somerset and its dominance is emphasised by a spectacular fifteenth century church tower. Dundry commands some of the most extensive and beautiful prospects in the west of England, and by night Bristol's lights create a breath-taking
    • scene. The Dundry Inn public house in renowned in the area, and schools include a primary school with secondary schooling available at nearby Chew Valley, and a choice of private schooling in Bristol itself. The area around is well known for its beauty, activities and attractions. The Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes provide a host of activities whilst the nearby Mendips are popular and boast great walking, riding and unspoilt nature.

    Additional information

    • EPC Rating = D
    • Tenure = Freehold