Landseer Road, Twerton, Bath
- Two double bedrooms
- South facing garden
- Cul de sac location
- Close to High St shops & bus routes
- Retained character
- No chain. On street parking
- Double glazing & GCH
- First floor bathroom
- Further expansion potential (stnp)
- Two open plan receptions
Property SummaryAn impeccably presented two storey Edwardian home in a quiet cul de sac close to the High St. Packed with retained character melded with modern convenience and enjoying a gorgeous sheltered south facing garden. Two double bedrooms, first floor bathroom, two open plan receptions and gleaming rear kitchen. No chain. Sole Agents
AGENTS NOTES An impeccably presented two storey Edwardian home in a quiet cul de sac close to the High St. Packed with retained character melded with modern convenience and enjoying a gorgeous sheltered south facing garden. Two double bedrooms, first floor bathroom, two open plan receptions and gleaming rear kitchen. No chain. Sole Agents
Although Twerton (or Twiverton as it is alternatively termed by the Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales in 1870-72)) is best known for its woollen/weaving trades, this part of Bath has also seen vineyards (around 1743 at "Mr Cawleys vineyard") and coal mining (Pennyquick Colliery in Newton Rd from 1833 - 1874). Fancy goods, writing paper, dressed leather and brass products were also all made at mills in the village from the early 1700s onwards. A favourite recreation for visitors to Bath like Jane Austen (who took a 'very pleasant' walk to Twerton in April 1805) was to take an airing along the riverside meadows to "view the curious machinery in operation at the mills".
Landseer and Highland Roads were an early 20th century addition to Twerton streets and built on the site of an orchard (hence Orchard Terrace next door), with 20 of the homes in this road occupied by 1911. The remainder of the southern terrace was added later, with brick rear elevations the earlier houses do not share.
ENTRANCE HALL Double glazed top lit front door, radiator, coved ceiling, exposed floorboards.
DINING ROOM Double glazed rear window, radiator, stairs to first floor with storage cupboard under, exposed floorboards, archway to sitting room, coved ceiling.
SITTING ROOM Double glazed front window, radiator, coved ceiling, original cast iron fireplace.
KITCHEN Double glazed rear and side windows, double glazed door to garden, tiled floor, range of base and wall units with worktops and inset sink/drainer, cooker/gas point, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, coved ceiling.
LANDING Loft access, exposed floorboards, coved ceiling.
BEDROOM 1 Double glazed front window, radiator, original cast iron fireplace, built in alcove wardrobes, coved ceiling.
BEDROOM 2 Double glazed rear window, radiator, original cast iron fireplace, coved ceiling, built in alcove wardrobe housing Worcester gas combination boiler.
BATHROOM Double glazed rear window, radiator, exposed floorboards, handbasin inset into vanity unit, low level W.C, panelled bath with shower over, part tiled walls, heated towel rail, extractor fan, coved ceiling.
REAR GARDEN 38ft x 15ft - south facing
Paved side return and patio with seating area adjacent to property. Artificial lawn, shed, walls and fences to side and rear. Gated rear pedestrian access. Storage cupboard (old outside loo).
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