Available to the market for the first time ever, we feel this is an extremely rare opportunity to acquire one of these highly desirable and rarely available penthouse apartments. The prestigious Marklands apartment building this extremely spacious (over 2899 sq./ft.) apartment offers gracious living with elevated views. Overall, the internal size, privacy and generous space make this property attractive to those not just looking for a large lateral apartment, but also those seeking a house in one of Bristol's most sought-after locations. A better one will be very hard to find. Developed by the current owner's family, Marklands is approached via a sweeping drive with resident and guest parking to the communal entrance. A smart, spacious hallway provides access to lift and stairs to the upper floors. Arranged over two floors, the accommodation is flexible, full of character and natural light and has been refurbished throughout affording a high degree of privacy, exceptional security and fabulous views. The living room enjoys a double aspect and views over surrounding rooftops down towards the River Avon with the Welsh coast visible in the distance. This impressive room and opens onto a sun terrace with south easterly aspect. At the rear end of the living room is an open plan dining room with serving hatch through to the fully fitted kitchen. The master bedroom boasts its own en-suite bathroom and there is a separate bathroom situated off the main hallway. Bedroom two and three are doubles and two is currently used as a spacious study. This room could easily be put back to the original arrangement of two bedrooms if desired. The utility room, Wc and family bathroom complete this floor. The hidden gem in the property is a spacious loft room accessed via a door and stairs from the hallway. The current footprint could be enhanced on the top floor, currently arranged as a very spacious snooker room and storage areas. Additional benefits include a double garage with electric door situated to the rear of the block. Stoke Bishop Church of England Primary School approx. 1.07km Elmlea Infant School approx. 1.36km
Marklands' is arguably one Bristol's most prestigious developments, situated in the much favoured area of Sneyd Park with the Penthouses being incredibly rare to the market. Sneyd Park is situated on the edge of the Downs forming 400 acres of inner city openness. The location offers a truly rural feel, whilst being a particularly convenient position for a choice of extensive local amenities at either Whiteladies Road (within half a mile) or Henleaze (approx three quarters of a mile). Bristol city centre is within two miles.
From Clifton head over Durdham Downs and turn left at the traffic lights, take the second turn on the right into Julian Road and follow the road down the hill. Continue past the junction for The Avenue and 'Marklands can be found on the left hand side after about 300m. Please park on the road for viewings.
Length of lease remaining: 962 years (999 year lease from 1984) Service Charge: Approx. £450 per quarter. This includes building insurance, gardeners, cleaning, decorating, carpeting of communal areas.
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