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Property Description 

Not for the faint of heart! 
Have you dreamt of taking the bones of a fascinating older cottage into your hands, contorting, reworking and creating a masterpiece? Look no further than this fab detached cottage. A perfect opportunity for those with vision and knowledge. The current owner has brought their family up here for over fifty years, and is now ready to let the new owner make their mark. Currently comprising a very light hallway, with the original dining room to the left, which has the remnants of a pretty chimney behind its exterior wall. In the sitting room there is a wood burning stove and a door out to the rear garden.The kitchen is a good size already but for a modern dweller holds opportunities, there is an extension from here which was completed in the late 70's which is another very generous reception space with feature parquet flooring and windows overlooking part of the garden behind and out to the front. 
Upstairs there are three double bedrooms, all of which have plenty of room for furniture and some even come with built in cupboards. The bathroom is spacious and working, but of course requiring some updating. Good news too the roof was completely replaced a few years ago. There is a combination Vaillant boiler which supplies gas central heating that has had a service and new pump fitted in the last couple of months, the property has mains drainage and loads of outbuilding areas for storage and a parking area. The outside is remarkable, to the left of the property and enclosed behind a stone wall is a relatively flat piece of lawn which has had previous outline planning for a separate dwelling. Whilst behind the property is tiered garden area which wraps up the hill. There are steps leading to a garden which just seems to go on and on, each step giving height that allows for superb views over the top of the cottage and over to the hillside beyond. The garden is mostly laid to lawn, whilst wild at present, being ripe with fecundity and flourishing greenery it could be a very lovely private space for children to grow or for vegetable plots to harvest. Cox's Cottage has a host of ideas and priced with opportunity in mind. 
If you are up for a glorious challenge that could mean building your dream house then arrange a viewing today. 


Nailsea is a suburban town of North Somerset, approximately 8 miles (13 km) southwest of Bristol. The town was an industrial centre based on coal mining in the 16th century and glass manufacture from 1788, which have now been replaced by service industries. The surrounding North Somerset Levels has wildlife habitats and Bucklands Pool/Backwell Lake is a Local Nature Reserve. The well populated town centre includes two major supermarkets, high street banks, coffee shops and a leisure centre. Nailsea is close to the M5 motorway (junction 20) and Bristol International Airport at Lulsgate is 7 miles (11 km) away by road. The airport serves both domestic and international routes, and is one of EasyJet's hub airports. Secondary education is provided by Nailsea School (rebuilt as an Academy in 2009), and primary education by St Francis School, Grove School, Kingshill School and Golden Valley. Churches include the 14th-century Holy Trinity Church and Christ Church, which was built in 1843. 


From our office in Backwell, proceed through the lights in the direction of Nailsea onto Station Road. Pass under the railway bridge, up the hill and turn right into Trendlewood Way. Take the second turning on the left and the property will be found towards the end of the cul-de-sac. 

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Birdlip Close, Nailsea Price £315,000 (offers invited) 3 Bedroom Mid-Terraced House 

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"Over 40 years experience with the community at heart" 

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