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A very rare and exciting opportunity has arisen to purchase this fascinating historical house in the centre of bustling Backwell. Built by a carpenter in 1771 this superb property is filled with reminders of its past; it's even said to have only been lived in by fellow carpenters!
Offered with no onward chain complications this cottage has been updated throughout the years, leaving further room for opportunity to adapt and develop subject to any necessary planning consents.
Currently comprising a light hallway, dining room with feature fireplace with another reception room overlooking the front garden, leading to the kitchen/breakfast room which has enough space for table and chairs and benefits from a walk-in pantry. From here, is a further interesting space being a very sizeable area with added work room and separate WC. Upstairs there are two double bedrooms, one with a very generous bathroom and separate WC and another walk-in area currently where the boiler is kept. The property benefits from gas central heating and a mature, attractive garden to the side which is private and enclosed. There is so much potential with this fabulous cottage, for those who know what they want, contact us for a viewing.
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 our Backwell office follow the A370 towards Weston-Super-Mare. Passing Rodney Road on your right as the hill rises out of the village the property can be found on the right hand side.
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West Town Road, Backwell Price £330,000 2 Bedroom Detached House