FOR SALE BY AUCTION
*** SOLD @ APRIL AUCTION ***
GUIDE £725,000 +++
SOLD @ £774,000
LOT NUMBER 17
Wednesday 11th April 2018
All Saints Church Pembroke Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 2HY
Legal packs will be available for inspection from 18:00.
The sale will begin promptly at 19:00
Completion is set for 8 weeks or earlier subject to mutual consent.
All viewings by appointments with Hollis Morgan.
Please note 24 hours notice is required.
Bradford and Company
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A large detached Freehold period property, originally Churchill Manor House, built around 1820/1830 and extended in 1988 and now arranged over two floors with an additional cottage ( 6397 Sq Ft ) and available for sale for the first time since 2006 due to retirement.
Dining Room ( 40 – 50 Covers )
14 Letting Rooms
To sleep 24 - 10 double or twin, including 1 four poster, 4 singles, 2 rooms can be family rooms including 1 which is interconnecting. Each room is en suite, 7 with baths, 6 with showers over, and 7 shower rooms.
With private driveway and access from main road.
3 bedroom house, 2 double bedrooms and 1 single, 2 family bathrooms, 2 lounges and 1 kitchen.
Excellent road frontage with approx. 1.5 Acres of grounds currently used for airport car paking.
Mains gas, electricity, water, and drainage.
Churchill is a popular commuter village situated in the beautiful North Somerset countryside, which offers a range of village facilities which include a shop, pubs, churches, modern sports centre with swimming pool, and primary school (www.churchill-pri.n-somerset.sch.uk). Secondary schooling, both state and private, is well catered for with the ever popular Churchill Academy & Sixth Form (www.churchill.n-somerset.sch.uk) on the doorstep which has recently been awarded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted and also benefits from a modern sports complex, and private schools at Bristol, Wells, Sidcot, Bath and Wraxall.
Churchill is favoured by the commuter, being convenient for the cities of Bristol, Bath and Wells and the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare, and there is access to the M5 at Clevedon (junction 20) and St. Georges (junction 21).
There is an international airport at Lulsgate and a mainline railway link at Yatton and Weston-super-Mare. The countryside around is well known for its beauty, with many country pursuits available including; walking, hunting, caving, dry-skiing, sailing and fishing, and for the lover of equestrian arts, Churchill is very well served.
Junction 21 on the M5 7m, Bristol Airport 9m, Weston Super Mare 9.4m, Bristol city centre 13m, Bath city centre 25m, London 144m
The Freehold property will be sold with vacant possessions but offer the following opportunities;
HOTEL / B & B
A trading profit and loss account for the year ending 5 April 2016 trading as a B & B shows a net turnover of £153,320 with a trading profit of over £80,000.
Given the expansion of Bristol airport and a fresh approach we understand there is scope to dramatically increase these figures.
HMO / INCREASE NUMBER OF ROOMS
There is scope to increase the number of bedrooms by converting the lounge and bar areas.
CONVERSION TO RESIDENTIAL HOUSES / FLATS
Potential, subject to consents, to convert the property into either one large or multiple individual units.
NEW BUILD OPPORTUNITY
Given the size of the plot there may be scope, subject to consents, for a multiple new build scheme in the rear gardens and to the side of the Manor.
RESTAURANT / DESTINATION VENUE
There is potential and demand for dining in this location and the property offers the facilities to pursue this option.
NURSING HOME / DENTIST / D1 USE
Potential for a range of other commercial uses.
For full details of the EPC please refer to the online legal pack.
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BIDDING AT THE AUCTION
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10% deposit payment.
Buyers premium payment.
Details of your solicitor.
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CHARITY OF THE YEAR
Hollis Morgan are supporting Bristol charity based Off the Record! as our 2018 charity of the year with 5% of each buyers premium donated to help provide free and confidential mental health support and information to young people aged 11-25 in Bristol - www.otrbristol.org.uk In 2017 we were delighted to be involved in raising £30,000 over 3 events for the “Life for a cure” Bristol based meningitis charity - www.ryanbresnahan.org Visit the Charity page of our Website for further details - https://www.hollismorgan.co.uk/charity/