A gorgeous three-storey Weston period property
- Credit: Ashley Leahy
A beautifully-updated three-storey, four-bedroom Victorian residence in a cul-de-sac within easy reach of Weston town centre.
Extensively upgraded inside and out by the owners, the front of the house has been re-pointed and its Bath-stone facings have been carefully restored. Inside, each room has been re-plastered, chrome sockets, some with USB ports, have been fitted throughout, the boiler replaced last year and building regulation approval is in place for a loft room.
The accommodation comprises; entrance vestibule, hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, utility room and a cloakroom on the ground floor. Three of the bedrooms and the main bathroom are on the first floor and the top floor houses the master bedroom.
Dark green panelling and herringbone LVT flooring set the period tone for the house in the entrance vestibule, with the flooring continuing into the hall. The hall has an original balustrade staircase with runner and chrome stair rods painted to match the wall panelling, plus two cupboards, a Victorian-style radiator, ceiling cornice and rose.
A large bay window frames the sitting room, which is dominated by a Portland stone fireplace with dual-fuel stove. Recesses either side of the chimney breast house a cupboard and a log store and there is shelving too. Other gorgeous features include stripped and varnished floorboards, period radiator, plantation shutters, plus a ceiling cornice and central rose.
Custom-built cupboards and a drinks cabinet can be found in the stylish dining room, along with the same flooring as the hallway and a back window.
A range of white Shaker-style units fill the kitchen, which also has an integrated dishwasher, a cupboard housing the boiler, a side window and a door to the garden. There is space for a washing machine and tumble drier in the utility room and there is a shelf and coat hooks and an oak door leading to the garden.
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The first bedroom is bathed in light from a large bay window with plantation shutters and it has recesses either side of the chimney breast, with hanging rails. Bedroom two has its original cast-iron fireplace with an oak-beam mantel, while the third bedroom is a single room with plantation shutters on its front window.
A bath and separate shower cubicle with rainfall shower fill the luxurious, large main bathroom.
Plantation shutters are also a feature of the characterful master bedroom, which has an eaves storage cupboard and period-style radiator.
Outside, the front garden has had a new patio added and the back garden contains areas of granite patio and an artificial lawn enclosed by fencing and attractive stone walling which incorporates a seating area and outdoor kitchen. Outdoor mood lighting is operated by Bluetooth.
Guide price: £345,000
Location: Stanley Grove, Weston
Agent: Ashley Leahy Estate Agents, 01934 221770