- A very well presented Victorian family home
- Two double bedrooms
- Loft room accessed Via Ladder
- Open plan reception rooms
- Contemporary fitted kitchen
- Smartly finished family bathroom
- Period features
- Recently landscaped rear garden
- Catchment area for Ashley Down primary school
- 1020 sq ft
Located on a popular road in Horfield is this spacious and charming mid-terraced Victorian family home. The property includes two double bedrooms, open plan reception rooms, a large family bathroom, landscaped westerly facing rear garden and further scope to extend in to the loft space.
On the ground floor the property has a social layout comprising of two open plan reception rooms The living area has a double glazed bay window, picture rail and a feature fireplace. The rear reception is currently configured as a dining room and features a period fireplace, picture rail and large storage cupboard located under the stairs, whilst a double glazed sash window overlooks the sunny rear garden.
Leading off the dining room and to the rear of the property the contemporary fitted kitchen has been tastefully finished with tiled splash backs, sage coloured wall and base units with contrasting work-surfaces and an integrated oven and gas hob. A breakfast bar provides extra seating in this room whilst dual aspect double glazed windows ensure the kitchen feels light and airy.
Moving upstairs the master bedroom is located at the front and spans the full width of the property, benefiting from fitted wardrobes and a pleasant and open outlook on to neighbouring houses. Next door is the second double bedroom currently used as a guest bedroom with views over the rear garden. Completing the floor is a smartly finished family bathroom with underfloor heating, white three piece suite, metro tiled splash-backs, heated towel rail and chrome fittings. On the landing area between the first and second bedrooms is a loft hatch with fold down ladder, there is a finished loft space complete with Velux window and carpeted floor. This space is mainly used as a cinema room but there may be scope to convert to a more accessible useable space (subject to the usual permissions).
Externally the property possesses the classic Victorian facade with paved pathway and low brick wall, whilst the rear garden has a westerly facing aspect benefiting from plenty of sunshine. The recently landscaped and pristine rear garden has been presented in two sections consisting of a large paved patio and eating area with timber sleepers leading up to a raised lawn area beyond which in turn has been bordered on both sides by planted beds featuring an array of mature plants, trees and shrubs.
55 Downend Road is a lovely property that offers many practical features and is ideally located within catchment for both Ashley Down and Brunel Fields schools, The Lazy Dog Pub, Horfield Leisure Centre and all of the amenities on Gloucester Road.