A private and elegant family house with spectacular views
Cleeve Hill is well-proportioned family house which occupies an elevated position and offers generous accommodation throughout.The reception hall creates a wonderful sense of arrival with elegant ceiling heights and wooden floors. The drawing room and dining room both provide an excellent space to entertain. The dining room enjoys full height triple bay windows with French doors leading into the delightful garden and the drawing room has beautiful domed alcove windows with charming window seats. Both reception rooms have open fire places and spectacular views across the garden and beyond.The impressive kitchen / breakfast room benefits from a lovely bow wall with double French doors leading onto a sheltered dining terrace. It comprises a central island, storage and a generous dining area and makes the ideal space for family and guests to enjoy. The kitchen leads in to a walk-in pantry and boot room.The main staircase rises from the reception hall to the first floor landing. There is a bright principal bedroom with a luxurious en-suite bathroom, six further double bedrooms, two family bathrooms and WC. The west wing of the house has a secondary staircase, sitting room and large utility room. Cleeve Hill is a wonderful family home which offers excellent ceiling heights, an abundance of natural light and stunning rural views. The gardens at Cleeve Hill are home to a selection of mature trees and established borders which complement the house perfectly. The garden has been thoughtfully landscaped to include pristine lawns, park railings, several specimen trees, a variety of flowers and shrubs to give colour and interest throughout the seasons. To the east is a delightful terrace which provides the perfect spot for entertaining, yet it remains both tranquil and private. To the west is a sheltered outdoor swimming pool with a charming pergola, adorned with an ancient wisteria and clematis. Beyond the pool area you will find an extensive kitchen garden area.The gardens and woodlands at Cleeve Hill area a delight and give the impression of a wonderful rural setting, yet less than 3 miles from Bath City Centre.
Cleeve Hill is an attractive family house set in approximately 10 acres of beautiful gardens and woodland, close to the village of Kelston and the River Avon. It is located less than 2 miles from Bath City centre and lies within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.Bath is a World Heritage Site famed for its Georgian architecture and Roman history, as well as a cultural hub in the region and boasts a number of renowned venues including the Bath Abbey, the Theatre Royal and the Assembly Rooms amongst other famous historic sites and museums. It enjoys a wealth of cultural, business and recreational facilities along with superb schooling in both the state and private sectors plus two universities. These include Prior Park, Monkton Combe, King Edwards School, The Royal High School for Girls and Kingswood. Further afield are Downside, Marlborough, Milfield, Stonar and St Mary's Calne.There are excellent sporting opportunities nearby. Local golf courses include Landsdown, Kingsdown and Bowood, rugby clubs include Bath, Bristol and Gloucester. There is also county cricket and horse racing at Bath, Newbury, Wincanton, Salisbury and Chepstow.Communication links are excellent with a mainline railway to London Paddington from Bath and Bristol Temple Meads. There is easy access to the M4 motorway (10 miles) at Junction 18 for the Midlands, Southwest, Wales, London and Southeast. Bristol Airport lies 17 miles to the west, offering domestic and international flights.