Chelwood, Bristol, BS39

For Sale ££1,950,000 Guide

Key Features

Grounds of Circa 1 Acre
Nine Bedrooms
Multiple Reception Rooms
Close to Bristol and Bath
Multi-Use Property
Circa 7,000 Sq Ft of Accommodation
No Onward Chain

About This Property

A remarkable and substantial 9 bedroom detached Grade ll listed country house offering huge flexibility to either provide a glorious family house or provide an income, with manicured grounds of 1.27 of an acre, flexible and versatile living accommodation of circa 7,000 Sq. ft., parking for numerous cars and situated within 10 miles of Bath and Bristol. Offered with no onward chain.

Hotel, party house, family home or development opportunity. This extraordinary country house has the ability to do it all. Dating back to the 17th Century this imposing and stand-alone Grade II Listed property could serve all manner of uses and its proximity to both Bath and Bristol, will make it all the more appealing. In brief the property comprises an entrance hall, reception room, study, snug, kitchen, games room, dining room and second kitchen to the ground floor, four bedrooms (all ensuite) to the first floor and a further five bedrooms (all ensuite) to the second floor. It should also be noted, particularly for wine connoisseurs, there is a rather lovely cellar at the lower ground floor level too. Approaching circa 7,000 sq ft, the possibilities are limitless and this will appeal to anyone who has an eye for design. Formerly a hotel and more latterly a holiday let and family home, there are a number of options for any buyers. Its position, within 10 miles of both Bath and Bristol, will appeal to those looking for a business venture, whilst there is the very real possibility of creating luxury apartments, subject to the usual consents. For those looking for a truly unique home, one would be hard pushed to find better. The property is abound with character features including a sweeping staircase, open fires, original panelling, exposed beams and stone work and flagstone flooring to name but a few. For those that love to entertain Chelwood House offers the perfect space in which to do so. It has an abundance of lovely reception rooms and nine bedrooms, all with their own designated ensuite facilities. It goes without saying, that to truly appreciate the scale and location of this property, it must be viewed. The vendors are also happy to offer Chelwood House to the market with no onward chain.

Chelwood was a settled community when the agents of William of Normandy made their survey in 1085. This was later entered into document form to be known as the Domesday Book. Chelwood is situated on the Bath side of the Chew Valley giving excellent access to Bristol and Bath. The village falls in the catchment area for the very popular Wellsway Comprehensive School at Keynsham, with junior schooling available at nearby Marksbury or Pensford and all schools being served by a bus service from the village. There is also an active village hall which hosts lots of events. There is a church called St Leornard's which dates to Normand times.

The fantastic PIG Hotel is a stones throw away from the village. The PIG is a country residence set in beautiful grounds with animals and a deer park. They use local produce to provide a fantastic food and drink menu.

Access to both the M4 and M5 are within a reasonable distance. Bristol International Airport has flights to Europe and connecting flights to the rest of the World.

The property is set within its own plot of circa 1 acre and is approached via a private driveway giving access to a large area of parking. The main grounds lie to the right and rear of the property and are made up to sweeping lawns, mature shrubs, trees and colourful flora. The walled-gardens offer the perfect outside space for casual and formal entertaining as well as a blank canvas for keen gardeners and an idyllic setting for childÂ’s play.
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