Townfield Bungalow, CHARTERHOUSE, Bristol, Somerset
UNIQUE HOME WITH LAND ..... A rare opportunity to purchase a six bedroom bungalow located within an area of peace and tranquillity. Townfield Bungalow sits within its own large gardens and enjoys very extensive views over farmland and the wonderful open countryside. This very spacious bungalow offers a variety of uses and is currently divided into two dwellings which could easily be formed into one very large family home. The property has undergone some recent refurbishment and offers plenty of potential for further improvement, subject to planning consent. The outside space is split into two areas with the formal gardens measuring just over an acre and the paddocks just over two acres. The property offers high levels of privacy and seclusion and the land is a wonderful mix of woodland and pastureland. There is a very large garage, workshop and car port as well as plenty of off road parking with space for several vehicles.


Entrance is through a UVPC half glazed front door. Tiled floor and radiator. Door to:


13' 11" x 13' 11" (4.24m x 4.24m) Window with open views. Ample range of wall and base cupboards with roll top work surfaces and under pelmet lighting. Cream sink and drainer with matching mixer tap. Range cooker with an extractor over. Integrated appliances to include a washing machine, fridge and freezer. Tiled floor. Cupboard housing the oil fired Boulton boiler and hot water cylinder with slatted shelving. Door to under cover car port and outside. Door to:


White suite comprising a low level WC and wash hand basin. Deep store cupboard. Tiled flooring.


9' 10" x 6' 10" (3.00m x 2.08m) BT point fitted. Laminate flooring. Radiator. Door to:

Shower Room

3' 10" x 6' 6" (1.17m x 1.98m) A fully tiled walk in shower fitted with an electric shower. Low level WC and large china basin with cupboards under. Fully tiled flooring. Ladder style radiator.

Master Bedroom

13' 2" x 11' (4.01m x 3.35m) Large picture window with uninterrupted countryside views and a further higher level window to the side elevation. Loft hatch. Laminate floor covering. Radiator.

Bedroom Two

13' 2" x 8' 3" (4.01m x 2.51m) Window overlooking the front elevation. Radiator. Laminate floor covering.

Bedroom Three

7' 9" x 5' 2" (2.36m x 1.57m) TV point. Laminate floor covering.

Dining Room

12' 7" x 11' 10" (3.84m x 3.61m) Sliding doors open into the Conservatory. Wooden flooring. Radiator. Door to:


11' 8" x 9' 10" (3.56m x 3.00m at its widest points) Double glazed with full glazing allowing wonderful open countryside views of the surrounding area. Laminate flooring.


11' 7" x 7' 7" (3.53m x 2.31m) Window to the side elevation allowing uninterrupted countryside views. TV point. Radiator.

Sitting Room

15' 9" x 15' 4" (4.80m x 4.67m) A good size room with windows offering views to the side and front elevations. Wood burning stove on a slate hearth. Coving to ceiling. Feature display niche with glass shelving. Two radiators.

Lounge/Dining Room

11' 11" x 20' 4" (3.63m x 6.20m) A lovely large room with a large picture window overlooking the rear gardens and views, patio doors opening out on to the rear patio and garden. Wooden fire surround with tiled insert and hearth. Wood burning stove fitted. Carpeted floor covering, wall light points and two radiators.

Second Kitchen

12' 9" x 9' 2" (3.89m x 2.79m measurement taken at narrowest point) Range of wooden fronted wall and base cupboards with roll top work surfaces over. Sink and drainer. Double wall mounted Neff electric oven. Electric hob with extractor over. Rayburn cooker. Airing cupboard with slatted shelving and housing the hot water cylinder.

Second Bathroom

10' x 5' 8" (3.05m x 1.73m) White suite comprising: bath with chrome taps, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Ladder style radiator. Dual aspect.

Bedroom Four

11' 2" x 11' 10" (3.40m x 3.61m) Door to outside patio. Wonderful countryside views. Carpeted floor covering. Radiator.

Bedroom Five

13' x 11' 10" (3.96m x 3.61m) Window to the front elevation. Radiator.

Bedroom Six

11' 10" x 6' 9" (3.61m x 2.06m) Window overlooking the rear elevation. Radiator.

Gardens and Outside

Entrance to the property is through a five bar gate with parking both in front of the gate and in front of the property under a car port. The property has gardens which are mainly laid to lawn with various patio areas and extend around the home with uninterrupted views of the surrounding countryside. The outside space is split into two parts with the formal garden of just over 1 acre and then the paddocks which are separated by five bar gates and a pair of original cast iron gates leading into the naturalised meadow land. There is a selection of established trees including Birch, Horse Chestnut and Ash. In total the land available extends to just over 3 acres. The current vendors particularly love their garden to be natural to encourage as much wild life as possible and feel their home is an ideal property for those looking to live in the true rural countryside of North Somerset.

Detached Garage, Workshop and Car Port

36' x 18' (10.97m x 5.49m) A large detached versatile building currently used as a workshop which could be a double garage with double doors and sliding doors overlooking the views. Car Port to one side. Power and light connected. Additional off road parking for several vehicles.


Mains water and electricity. Oil fired boiler and private drainage to a septic tank. At the time of preparing these details the council tax band through Mendip District Council is: F.


For the purpose of planning your journey the postcode for this property is: BS40 7XX.

About the Area

Townfield in Charterhouse lies near the centre of the Mendip Hills and is renowned for its Roman history. Nearby there are delightful walks and rural scenery with the renowned Blagdon and Chew Valley Lakes noted for their trout fishing and nature study amenities are only a few minutes drive away. Everyday facilities are available at the nearby village of Blagdon. The village facilities include a convenience store and post office, 3 public houses, parish church, Blagdon Primary School and Blagdon Pre-School. Secondary education is available at nearby Churchill Academy and Sixth Form and there are private schools at Bristol, Wells, Sidcot, Bath and Wraxall. The cathedral city of Wells is only some 15 minutes drive away where a wider range of everyday facilities are on hand. For the commuter, the property is well situated with Bristol City Centre, the commercial hub of the southwest, only some 14 miles away and Bristol International Airport with its connections worldwide is some 15 minutes drive.