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A great family home with huge amount of potential in a sought-after road in the ever-popular village of Backwell. If you are looking for a renovation project then look no further!! This 1950's home, which has been occupied by the current owners since 1974, is the perfect project for any budding DIY enthusiast.
This ideal family home sits on a substantial plot lending itself to potential planning and extending (subject to planning consent).
The property is entered through the double porch doors into a light and airy entrance hall. From here you are able to access the integral garage through an unusual 'secret doorway' leading from the understairs cupboard, if you are a fan of 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' then this property is definitely for you.
Downstairs has two reception rooms both spacious and both housing traditional gas fires, the front reception room has a retro 1950s bay fronted window which adds an extra touch of character to the property. The kitchen diner is bright and spacious complete with electric cooker and space for a washing machine, the kitchen also benefits from a lovely outlook onto the delightful enclosed rear garden and side access via a single UPVC door.
Upstairs comprises of two double bedrooms plus a single, with both doubles having built-in handy storage space. The family bathroom houses a modern white bathroom suite, walk in shower cubicle, bidet and toilet.
Outside the property there is substantial garden space, to the front, rear and side allowing for the potential to extend (subject to planning). The large low-maintenance rear level garden has an attractive patio area and manageable grass lawn, the garden also benefits from a sizable greenhouse perfect for any keen gardener.
Backwell is a suburban village south west of Bristol, on the A370 to Weston-super-Mare. It includes the hamlets of Backwell Common, Backwell Green and Farleigh. Nearby are Nailsea, Flax Bourton, Yatton, Brockley and Barrow Gurney. Backwell Lake is next to the road between Nailsea and Backwell and is just north of the railway station. The village has a long history, appearing in the Domesday Book in 1086 with the name 'Bacoile' meaning 'The well back on the hill'. The well is still in existence. Many residents of Backwell commute daily to Bristol by car via the A370, bus or train - the railway station has a direct service to London. Backwell is close to the M5 motorway and Bristol International Airport at Lulsgate is 3 miles (4.8 km) away by road. The airport serves both domestic and international routes, and is one of EasyJet's hub airports. Backwell has excellent infant, junior and secondary schools; West Leigh Infant School, Backwell Church of England Junior School and Backwell Secondary school are currently OFSTED rated 'outstanding', also secondary school Backwell School, consistently features high in the league tables for GCSE results, and is recognised as one of the best state schools in North Somerset
From the Debbie Fortune office in Backwell proceed up Dark Lane and St Andrews Road will be found first turning on your right, with the property half way down on your right.
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St Andrews Road, Backwell Price £550,000 3 Bedroom Semi-Detached House