Detached house for sale in 42 Bathford Hill, Bathford, Bath BA1

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Property features

  • Tenure: Freehold

Property description

42 Bathford Hill is well placed close to the local amenities in Bathford village and enjoys a charming elevated open aspect with lovely panoramic views towards Solsbury Hill.

The property is entered to the side at mid-level into a lovely entrance hall with a feature exposed Bath stone wall and stairs that lead to the upper level and down to the lower level. At mid-level there is an impressive formal drawing room to the front, with three handsome sash windows and two pretty period fireplaces. To the rear there is a charming bedroom with French doors that lead out to the walled garden with double doors and steps down to a further linked bedroom. In addition there is a further spacious room that is currently being used as a study.

The upper floor comprises a lovely guest suite with an en-suite bathroom along with the master bedroom suite which has attractive exposed beams, a well fitted shower room and a mezzanine level dressing area with plenty of built in storage. The upper floor would make ideal independent B&B accommodation if required.

The well-equipped, light and airy contemporary kitchen is on the lower floor and has two lovely ceiling lights, under floor heating and side access to the front. At this level there is a large atmospheric formal dining room with a working fire, a spacious utility room and a useful internal store room with a door to the garage.

Externally there is a single garage (with restricted height to the rear) that is currently being used as a further store room along with three charming ornamental gardens. To the side there is gated access via a well-stocked courtyard garden which leads through to a beautiful secluded walled garden and sun terrace to the rear with a feature pond, a pretty covered arbour with a productive vine and well established mature borders. In addition there is a pretty terraced kitchen garden with a raised sun deck.

Bathford is an attractive village, located on Bath’s sought after south eastern fringes, within easy reach of Bath city centre and the nearby market town of Bradford on Avon. This pretty village has a thriving local community, an excellent primary school, a village shop and café, church and a public house along with active local rugby and cricket clubs.

The unesco World Heritage City of Bath has a wonderful array of chain and independent retail outlets, many fine restaurants, cafes and wine bars along with a number of well-respected cultural activities which include museums and art galleries, The Roman Baths, Pump Rooms, Abbey and world famous international music and literary festivals.

World class sporting facilities are available at nearby Bath and Rugby and Cricket Clubs and Bath University and there are a number of fine hotels and country clubs with excellent spa memberships along with The Thermae Spa.

Several good state and independent schools are within easy reach. They include Kingswood and The Royal High Schools on Lansdown Road, King Edward’s Schools on North Road and Beechen Cliff, Hayesfield and Ralph Allen Schools on Bath’s southern slopes.

Communications include a direct service to London Paddington and Waterloo, Bristol and South Wales from Bath Spa Railway Station (Crossrail Link to commence 2018 tbc), The M4 Motorway Junction 18 is 10 miles to the north and Bristol Airport is 18 miles to the west. There is also a regular bus service into the city centre.

Key Features
Two en-suite bedrooms
Three further flexible bedrooms
Family bathroom and separate WC
Generous formal drawing room
Spacious formal dining room
Well-equipped contemporary kitchen
Utility room and internal store
Single garage
Three small ornamental gardens
Prime village location

Property info

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Nearby transport

  • Bath Spa (2.8 miles)
  • Oldfield Park (3.6 miles)
  • Freshford (4.1 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (17.9 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (44.8 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (47.4 miles)
  • Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing (12.4 miles)
  • Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing (12.6 miles)
  • Castle Park Ferry Landing (12.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Bathford CofE VC Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Bathampton Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • Batheaston CofE Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Bath Academy (2.8 miles)
  • Frome Community College (10.9 miles)
  • Bristol Futures Academy (11.7 miles)
  • King Edward's School (1.9 miles)
  • St Mark's CofE School (2.0 miles)
  • Royal High School GDST (2.6 miles)
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Local info for Bath and North East Somerset

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