The position of the house the western side of the impressive Haverstock Road, provides a fantastic setting, just metres from the bowl-shaped Perretts Park and its fantastic cityscape views. Haverstock Road is a quiet road of substantial and attractive period homes. The road is flanked on one end by Perretts Park, at the other there is the rapidly developing Wells Road, home to several popular independent shops and eateries. The house is just minutes from the popular Fox and West Deli, Eat Your Greens, Acapella and Southside Bar, with its indoor and outdoor seating and serving local craft beers. Knowle is an extremely popular family area, with a brilliant combination of large houses, good schools and a choice of great parks. Haverstock Road is also just a short walk away from Arnos Vale Cemetery and Victoria Park, both offering a great escape from the city and open green spaces. For commuters, the area is very well placed, with Temple Meads and the several major employers around Temple Quay just around fifteen minutes away on foot. Bristol’s scenic harbourside and city centre are also within walking distance, along with the independent shops, bars and cafes of North Street in Bedminster.
This is a substantial family home which is in a stunning, stylish condition throughout. The current owners have extensively renovated the house from top to bottom during their time living in the house, taking the house back to brick, fully replastering, rewiring and installing new sash double glazed windows throughout, amongst several other extensive improvements. The hub of the house is a striking kitchen-diner with expansive glass roof and bi-folding doors to the southerly facing rear garden, giving this space fantastic natural light. The kitchen has quartz worktops, porcelain tiles, underfloor heating, integrated NEFF appliances including a five ring gas hob on the central island. Off the kitchen is a separate utility space, with a door to a high-spec shower room with Grohe fittings. The house has an abundance of attractive original features, with ornate ceiling roses, cornicing, tiled fireplaces and marble surrounds. The bedrooms are all spacious and allow for practical family living. The front, main bedroom in particular is striking with its large bay window, grand fireplace, central rose and views to the left towards Dundry and the hills on the edge of the city. To the second floor, the room upstairs offers a fantastic guest room or office space, hardwired already for internet and plumbed for anyone wanting to add an en-suite. This is a truly inspiring home and viewing is highly recommended.