Dating from 1851, Church Cottage is an exceptional period house in a fantastic location on the edge of the City. Beautifully presented, the cottage has been extended and transformed into a stylish, contemporary home.
The property enjoys the enviable position of being situated in Lower Bemerton, a location that is locally regarded as one of the best and most convenient areas in which to live, close to the City.
Set well back from the road, the attractive, attached cottage has a pleasing double frontage and enjoys good privacy. The property also includes an excellent detached Studio which is fully equipped with a wet room and is ideal for a number of uses, either work from home or guest accommodation and offers Annexe potential (subject to the necessary consents).
Finished to a high standard, the house has a luxurious modern feel with stone floors, oak doors and wooden flooring combining with beams, exposed brick and open fireplaces, to create a unique and inviting home.
From the Wisteria clad porch, a wide door opens to the entrance hall with a useful coats cupboard and Utility/Cloakroom off. Opening to the Dining Room which features an attractive, exposed brick fireplace and double, glazed doors opening to a perfect Snug/Sitting Room with woodburner on a granite hearth, flanked by built-in cupboards and display shelving. A second Sitting Room provides further reception space and has double doors opening to a private courtyard garden with useful lock-up storage.
A substantial extension to the side of the cottage has created a superb Kitchen/Breakfast Room, which is beautifully light and has plenty of room for a large table and chairs. Arranged around a gas fired AGA, and fitted with bespoke, shaker style cupboards with oak worksurfaces, along with a large, Quartz topped Island unit which includes a double ceramic sink, double drawer dishwasher and separate electric oven. There is housing for a large American style refrigerator.
From the first floor there are some lovely views across to the cricket pitch and there are four double bedrooms, all with excellent built in storage, and a well fitted family bathroom. The stunning Master Bedroom has a vaulted ceiling and opens to a luxurious en-suite bathroom featuring a freestanding copper bath and hand basin and walk-in shower.