Situated in an excellent location that offers both a convenient position for shops but also offers an escape to the tranquility of the properties mature gardens. Finished to an excellent standard and commission via the current owners the property exudes style and sophistication throughout.
The Drive is one arguably one of Henleaze’s most prestigious roads. Nestled within the heart of the popular residential area of Henleaze and situated within a short walk of The Durdham Downs which boasts over 400 acres of open space and park land. Known as “The Downs” it offers wonderful walks and weekend sporting activities. Locally, there is a range of convenient shops and supermarkets within a minutes walk on Henleaze high street. Access to the motorway network is via junction 18A of the M5 just (4 miles). There are many state and private schools in the vicinity,. The property is particularly close to Henleaze Junior School which is at the top of the road. Other schools nearby include St. Ursula’s Academy, Westbury Park Primary School and Red Maids High School. Also popular with local families are Clifton College, Clifton High School, Badminton School and Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital School.
This unique home has been built to a high specification throughout, with an openable window in each room and underfloor heating throughout it really has been designed to suit modern day living. The property is south facing with lots of glass to the facade which allows for a huge amount of light and sunshine to flood into the property. The glass is self cleaning with a slight tint which ensures complete privacy from the outside.
On entering the house you a greeted with a spacious hallway. To the right of the entrance hallway is the open plan kitchen/ dining space. The kitchen is fully equipped with wall and base units and an integrated dish washer. The stunning granite worktop is shaped as an L and has a breakfast bar space. From the kitchen is a utility room with space for white goods and access to the rear courtyard garden. The open plan kitchen has enough room for a dining table and suits well for entertaining, with double doors opening onto the garden. Off the kitchen/ dining room is a snug with open fireplace and double doors.
To the left of the entrance hallway is a more formal sitting room with gas fire and double doors to the front garden and to the rear courtyard garden. At the end of the entrance hallway is a practical WC and under stair storage space.
Half way up the stairs is a cupboard with storage space, this cupboard houses the utility meters and water tank. On the first floor there are three double bedrooms, one with ensuite bathroom. The two further bedrooms are served by the family bathroom which is tiled throughout and serves as a wet room.
The landing space on the first floor is almost a room of its own, with a vast amount of light this could be a perfect area for an office space.
On the third floor there is a large bedroom with two rooms off either side. This bedroom also benefits from the large glass frontage and has shutters which fold back. This room has two spaces either side which could serve well as dressing room and ensuite. The current owners have already put the plumbing in for this, allowing for a generous master suite.
On entering the property through the double gates, there is a driveway which allows parking for two cars comfortably.
To the front of the house is the south facing garden. The lawned area of the garden is lovely and flat and would be an ideal space for children playing. There are a couple of fruit trees and a shed for storage.
There is a pathway leading from the driveway to the front of the house. Before entering the house there is a patio area perfect for alfresco dining. With two sets of double doors on the facade of the property, this allows for a great in and out living space. To the rear of the property there is a courtyard garden with storage shed.