High performance newly built two bedroom home with parking and gardens conveniently located in the heart of desirable and vibrant Larkhall, just 1.4 miles walk from the centre of Georgian Bath.
Attention to detail in this modern home is striking. Built by the multi award winning local contractor Wraxall Builders with over 40 years good standing, the house has a 10 year insurance warranty. An eco-friendly low energy loss shell is externally faced in a combination of traditional materials including rubble walls and timber cladding. The windows and French doors to the garden are modern aluminium/wood double glazed, with a solid hardwood front entrance door and roof with reclaimed double roman clay tiles and rooflights. The house is Air Source Heat Pump ready with underfloor heating in every room and the freshness of a whole home ventilation system. Simple but smart enabled controls and integrated data provision mean this house is designed and equipped for the 21st century.
The front door opens into a hall with downstairs cloakroom and separate utility cupboard ready for a washing machine and dryer. Leading off from the hall is the large 8.5m2 dining room or home office area. Parallel to the hall is the kitchen with shaker style units, Neff or equivalent induction hob and cooker, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. The kitchen opens out into a full width living room with French doors leading out to the garden. The whole ground floor is finished in engineered hardwood flooring.
Upstairs, with vaulted ceilings, are two double bedrooms, a family bathroom and a further storage cupboard. The principal bedroom also enjoys an en suite and walk-in wardrobe. Both bathrooms are extensively tiled and fitted with Hansgrohe or equivalent brassware.
Outside the garden is landscaped with a terrace, lawn and planting beds and one parking space. Cycle storage is considered, and privacy is maintained with a modern timber batten rail fence.
An early purchase allows the buyer the opportunity to join the project team and influence the final specification to make their home their own.
Living in the village of Larkhall is brilliant. The Larkhall Deli, Goodies and Ma Cuisine are lovely, the butchers are excellent, and the farm shop sells locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables, and there is a handy McColls with post office and newsagents, as well as a Co-op and a pretty Florists has just opened. Beaufort Bookshop and Leak Gifts are independent shops in the village as is Crockadoodledo a charming pottery studio. The Rose & Crown and Larkhall Inn pubs are within walking distance. Oriel New Hall in Larkhall is the hub of the community , offering yoga, Pilates, art classes and a library. The Rondo is an excellent local theatre there too. Alice Park (0.3 miles away) has tennis courts and lots of dog walking, as well as a great coffee shop. The centre of Bath is a level walk 1.4 miles away, with so many good bars and restaurants, shops, and galleries to visit. It is 1.6 miles to Bath Spa Railway station, with journeys to London in 70 minutes. There are so many gorgeous country walks along the Kennet and Avon Canal and meadows, and up to Bath skyline as well this house is in such a perfect location.
The house is within the catchment area of St Saviours School and St Stephens School and there are many excellent schools within striking distance. The city of Bath itself has an enormous range of cultural and leisure attractions as well as high speed train services from Bath Spa station (1.7 miles) to London Paddington, approx. 80 minutes.