The Haven, Street End Lane, BLAGDON, Somerset
STUNNING VIEWS ACROSS THE ENTIRE LENGTH OF BLAGDON LAKE.... The Haven is a very spacious two bedroom bungalow set in an elevated position with wonderful views and just a short walk into the village of Blagdon. There is a large living area across the back of the property. This includes a sitting room area with a spacious balcony leading off. There is also a dining room area with a large window taking in the stunning views of the lake, the church, village and the countryside beyond. In addition there is a large kitchen breakfast room, utility room, two double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The property has plenty of scope to improve and extend, subject to planning. There is a large loft area as well as a downstairs room currently used as a gym. Next to the gym is another storage area and this downstairs space could easily be connected to the accommodation upstairs. There is a detached garage with a home office at the back and also a large workshop. The garden is designed over different levels with various individual seating areas all with tremendous views. Only a viewing will allow you to truly appreciate the views and the scope the property offers.

The Haven

Believed to date back to 1920 and significantly upgraded and improved by the current owners who purchased the property in 1995. These improvements have included rewiring, plumbing and a new roof. They have also made significant changes to the garden creating a series of tiered areas, paths and raised vegetable beds. The current owners have started to create additional accommodation downstairs and there is scope to extend into the loft space, if required and subject to planning.

Master Bedroom

11' 8" x 10' 6" (3.56m x 3.20m) Range of fitted wardrobes in the alcoves. Fitted cupboards, shelving and lights around the bed. Double glazed window to the side elevation.

Bedroom Two

11' 11" x 8' 11" (3.63m x 2.72m) Fitted wardrobes along one wall including a fitted desk with a mirror above. Recess shelving unit. Some exposed timbers and a double glazed window to the front aspect.

Family Bathroom

9' 7" x 5' 11" (2.92m x 1.80m) Wood panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and a low level WC. Fully tiled separate shower cubicle. Further tiling to the water sensitive areas. Recessed down lights. White ladder style radiator and a tiled floor.

Sitting and Dining Room Areas

27' 9" x 12' 6" (8.46m x 3.81m for both areas) One large room split into two areas. The sitting room area has a door leading out to the balcony, measuring 13' x 8' providing a wonderful outside space to take in the stunning views. Double glazed window to the side elevation. Some exposed timbers and a cast iron fireplace with tiled inserts with a gas effect fire on a marble hearth. The dining area has a large window out to the rear with breath taking views of Blagdon Lake and the surrounding countryside. Another cast iron fireplace and a wooden floor.

Kitchen Breakfast Room

22' 9" x 12' (6.93m x 3.66m) Triple aspect room with a range of white gloss wall and base units with work tops over. Stainless steel sink and drainer unit. Breakfast bar and ample space at one end for a table and chairs. Range cooker with a fitted stainless steel extractor hood over. Recess for a fridge freezer and plumbing for a dishwasher. Under floor heating. French windows opening at the rear with stunning views. Two further windows to the side and a French door and window to the front elevation. Two ladder style radiators, tiled floor and tiling to the water sensitive areas. <br/><br/>A door and steps then lead down to the:

Utility Room and WC

Utility area measuring 7' 9" x 4' 11" with wall and base units with a work top over. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. Low level WC, shelving and a tiled floor.<br/><br/>Door to the outside patio which then leads to the:

Lobby, Gym and Storage

This whole area has lots of potential and can easily be connected to the upstairs accommodation. From the outside sliding doors open into a lobby area with a tiled floor and then in to the gym measuring 11' 3 x 9' 6. Designed by the current owner as a rehabilitation gym there is plenty of shelving, spot lights and a TV point. Wall mounted boiler. Opening into a large storage area which has been partially converted into a room and measuring 11' 6 x 11' 4 with a window to the rear. A further 21' long storage area leads off and would provide the ideal space for to fit a spiral staircase back up into the reception room above.


The garden wrap around the entire property. A patio runs along the front with steps on both sides leading down to the rear terrace at the back. The garden has been designed by the current owners to include a series of paths and steps leading to tiered seating areas. This includes a decked area with space for a table and chairs and perfectly situated to enjoy the breath tasking views. Raised vegetable beds an storage sheds.

Detached Garage

16' 5" x 9' 10" (5.00m x 3.00m) Roller door to the front with additional parking in front and to the side of the garage. Light and power fitted. Inspection pit connected to the workshop below.

Treatment Room or Studio

13' 7" x 9' 11" (4.14m x 3.02m) Currently used as a treatment room and located at the rear of the garage and an ideal space for those looking to work from home. Window to the side with stunning views. Hand basin with tiled splash back.


23' 9" x 9' 3" (7.24m x 2.82m) Extensive shelving and storage in the rafters. Fitted bench with cupboards and drawers under. Light and power. Door out to the patio and a window to the side aspect. Steps lead up to the garage inspection pit.

Services and Location

Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. At the time of preparing these details the council tax band through North Somerset District Council is: E. For the purpose of planning your journey the postcode for this property is: BS40 7TW.

About the Area

The village of Blagdon is an area of outstanding natural beauty on the slopes of the Mendip Hills overlooking Blagdon Lake. The village facilities include a convenience store, a post office, three restaurant pubs, a parish church, Blagdon Primary School and Blagdon Pre-School. Secondary education is available at nearby Churchill Academy and Sixth Form, recently awarded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. There are independent schools at Bristol, Wells, Sidcot and Bath. The motorway network is within easy reach as are the mainline railway stations at Weston-super-Mare, Yatton and Bristol. Also nearby is Bristol International Airport.