Hot Property | Scandi-style home on the fringe of Chew Valley
04 May 2022
This spacious four-bedroom detached bungalow is beautifully presented throughout with bright open plan living, landscaped gardens, and wonderful views
Address: Currells Lane, Felton, Bristol, BS40 l Price: £725,000 l Bedrooms: 4 l Receptions: 2 l Agent: Alexander May 01275 393 956 www.alexandermay.co.uk
This beautifully bright, light, and sophisticated home is located in an ideal area for exploring all that Bristol has to offer while making the mostof countryside/village life. Substantially extended over the years and offering stylish, Scandi-style interiors, generously sized rooms, three bathrooms, a home office, and plenty of outdoor space, this bungalow makes for a perfect spacious family home with a unique sense of character throughout.
Head into the covered porch with thefront door opening into a grand hallway accessing all rooms with a vaulted ceiling, beam and Velux window, and wooden flooring throughout. The bedroom to the right is very large, with two windows to the front. The guest bedroom to the left is equally spacious with a lovely en-suite shower room offeringa marble floor and fully tiled walls.
The main feature room of the property is the fully open-plan kitchen/diner/family room, a splendid space with part exposed brick walls, ceiling beams, a vaulted wooden cladded ceiling with three Velux windows, natural stone travertine tiled flooring throughout, a feature-stained glass porthole window and large sliding patio doors opening on to the patio.
The kitchen area has a range of white high gloss wall and base units with wooden effect worktop over and upstands, a stainless steel one-and-a-half-bowl sink, a breakfast seating area, a tall fridge, and a large range cooker with stainless steel splashback and cooker hood over. The elegant lounge area has a DEFRA dual fuel woodburning stove on a plinth to complete the cosy-rustic look, as well as electric underfloor heating. A wall divide provides access to a stylish family bathroom.
Head back into the hall and you’ll find a third snug bedroom as well as the larger master bedroom, complete with a generous walk-in wardrobe. Next door you’ll find a useful space, perfect for either a home office, playroom, separate dining room, or even a fifth bedroom. This room has a loft hatch with access to the large fully boarded and insulated loft with lighting as well as a door to the useful utility room, offering a worktop with space underneath for a washing machine, tumble drier, and freezer, loft hatch, and wall mounted gas boiler.
Opposite this room you’ll find another large family bathroom – a luxurious space offering an oval bath with freestanding bath taps and shower fitment, double width walk- in mains fed shower enclosure with rainfall and handheld shower, WC, and a vanity unit with countertop sink and mixer tap over.
Head outside, and to the front, you’ll find a long driveway with a gravel hard standing area that gives access to the garage with side opening doors which has power and lighting as well as the rare benefit of a three-phase electrical supply. This could easily be modified to provide a rapid 22kW charger for electric vehicles. Alongside are the delightful front gardens, with a variety of planting including trees, hedges, shrubs, and a lawned area leading to a wildlife pond and surrounded by an abundance of plants. To the rear, you will find an adjoining storeroom, ideal for the storage of garden tools and logs, and the mature gardens have been lovingly landscaped and maintained to provide a stone courtyard area with a level lawn in the middle, and a patio leading out from the family room when you can sit and take in the wonderful surroundings.
This bungalow is set in the beautiful village of Felton which is popular with those who wish to escape from the city and yet have easy access to their place of work. Lying on the fringe of the Chew Valley it has local facilities including the George & Dragon pub, a tearoom, garden and cinema societies, and church, whilst there are more comprehensive shopping facilities in the nearby villages of Wrington, Winford, and Chew Magna. Bristol International Airport is also within easy reach.