*requiring refurbishment * An individual contemporary home, situated on the edge of the village of Rode approx. 10 miles to the south of Bath. Bordering open fields & enjoying outstanding views, the property has an extensive architecturally designed layout, encompassing private gardens & garage.
This substantial and unique property exudes retro architectural features throughout boasting high vaulted ceilings, large ceiling to floor windows, a galleried landing with clerestory windows and is stunningly positioned on the edge of the picturesque village of Rode, backing onto open fields and outstanding open countryside.
The property is a project requiring complete refurbishment throughout. A perfect opportunity for the right buyer to bring this property back up to date and create a stylishly bespoke family home. The accommodation is impressive enjoying an expansive layout comprising entrance hall, cloakroom, a spacious inner hallway with turned open staircase leading to a double height vaulted landing, the kitchen, vast sitting room, large dining room and a walk way leading to the home office. Upstairs are 4 bedrooms, with the master enjoying walk in wardrobe and en suite bathroom, the family bathroom and guest shower room which both need fittings.
Outside the walled gardens are incredibly private backing onto adjacent open countryside that also provide fantastic views from the property, stretching for miles over open fields with Westbury White Horse in the distance. The approach to the property leads to the generous driveway and large double garage incorporating 2 large store rooms. What is the making of a remarkable family home, the property is offered for sale with no onward chain and is definitely a must to view.
Steps up to a covered porch leads to the wooden front door leading into the entrance hall. Radiator. Wooden doors leading to:
Obscured window to the front aspect. Wash hand basin and low level wc. Radiator. Heated towel rail. Tiled flooring. Louvre double doors opening to an under-stairs storage cupboard.
The inner hallway is an impressive open space with turned staircase rising to the first floor landing. The hallway leads through to a versatile area with patio doors opening to the rear garden - ideal as a breakfast or garden room area - in turn opening to the dining room, provides access to the kitchen and ends with a large, near ceiling to floor window allowing in light. Recess with built in storage cupboard. Radiator. Double wooden doors opening into:
Living Room 15' 9" x 21' 8" ( 4.80m x 6.60m )
Large, spacious and bright enjoying a duel aspect with near ceiling to floor double glazed windows to the rear and side aspects. Open fireplace with tiled hearth. Radiators. Through to:
Front Aspect Hallway 4' 1" x 11' 1" ( 1.24m x 3.38m )
Ceiling to floor double glazed window to the front aspect. Velux roof window. Radiator. Door to leading into the office.
Office 7' 8" x 10' 7" ( 2.34m x 3.23m )
Near ceiling to floor double glazed window to the rear aspect overlooking the garden. Radiator.
Dining Room 13' 9" x 13' 9" ( 4.19m x 4.19m )
This is a great space for entertaining, positioned to the rear of the property with a twin aspect over the garden via two large double glazed windows to the side and rear aspects. Radiators.
Kitchen 7' 9" x 18' 5" ( 2.36m x 5.61m )
Two large windows to the side aspect and fitted with a range of base units with worktop over inset with a stainless steel sink drainer. There is plumbing for dishwasher, space for fridge freezer, built-in oven and gas hob. Built in storage cupboard. Door leading back to the entrance hall. Further door leading into the garage.
First Floor Landing
The stairwell leads up to a double height vaulted landing with a secondary glazed window aspect looking out over open fields and countryside to the front aspect. A series of clerestory windows run to the side ceiling aspect of the galleried landing allows the area to be flooded in light. Built in airing cupboard. Radiator. Wooden doors leading to:
Bedroom 1 7' 3" x 10' 9" ( 2.21m x 3.28m )
Duel aspect enjoying outstanding views over the fields to the rear via a large double glazed window and further double glazed window to the side. Doors to the large walk in wardrobe cupboard, and further door to the en suite bathroom.
Walk In Wardrobe B1 3' 2" x 5' 9" ( 0.97m x 1.75m )
En Suite Bathroom
Suite of panelled bath, wash hand basin and tiled shower cubicle. Velux windows. Radiators.
Bedroom 2 11' 5" x 15' 9" ( 3.48m x 4.80m )
With floor to ceiling box window to the side aspect and stunning far reaching views over outstanding open countryside to Westbury White Horse. Double glazed window to the rear aspect. Radiator. Walk-in wardrobe access to loft storage space.
Bedroom 3 10' x 11' 6" ( 3.05m x 3.51m )
A large double bedroom with stunning far reaching views over outstanding open countryside and to Westbury White Horse via a ceiling to floor box window to the side aspect. Radiator.
Bedroom 4 7' 3" x 10' 9" ( 2.21m x 3.28m )
Double glazed window to the side aspect. Radiator.
Panelled bath, wash hand basin and WC. Obscured window to the front aspect. Radiator.
Obscured double glazed window to the front aspect. There appears to have plumbing for what would have been a working shower room. Wash hand basin.
Exceptionally private and encompassing to the property backing onto fields to the rear, the gardens are wall and and fence enclosed, mainly laid to lawn with a brick paved patio featuring a circular pond encompassed by mature, well stocked borders.
Double Garage 16' 4" x 32' 2" ( 4.98m x 9.80m )
The garage is a vast space with two up and over doors, power and light, and housing the combination gas boiler. Door at side leading to rear of property.
Garage Work Room 1 6' 2" x 9' 4" ( 1.88m x 2.84m )
Garage Work Room 2 5' 6" x 10' 1" ( 1.68m x 3.07m )
The front approach is high wall enclosed with access onto a block paved driveway providing parking for several vehicles. With access to the garage and side access leading to the rear of the property.
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