Rhodyate, Blagdon

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
Housesteads constructed in the 1930's by the Wills Estate, benefits from an exceptional location that offers commanding views over Blagdon Lake towards the arable land and hills surrounding the lakeside villages. Extended in the 1960's it now offers over 2,300 sq. ft of flexible accommodation with most rooms featuring panoramic windows with uninterrupted views of the tranquil lake.

Set centrally on a plot of over ¼ of an acre it also has the benefit of ample off street parking, two garages and an inviting raised terrace - the perfect place to relax, take in the view and perhaps enjoy a BBQ. Viewing of this property is highly recommended as its location on the outskirts of the village, opportunity for enhancement together with fantastic far-reaching views are sure to attract attention.

Approaching the house via a tarmac drive, the front door opens to an entrance lobby which provides a practical space for coats and shoes. Moving into the hallway with downstairs cloakroom, to the left is the sitting room. This dual aspect room has an open fireplace and a lovely large bay window overlooking the garden. An archway guides you into the dining room, where a picture window immediately immerses you in the stunning views over Blagdon Lake and the surrounding countryside. Adjacent to this is a second sitting room/snug which also offers a delightful picture window showcasing the magnificent lake view and offers convenient access to the raised dining terrace via a French door.

Turning right from the dining room, you'll enter the country-style kitchen, complete with hand-built wooden cabinetry, integrated refrigerator, dishwasher, electric hob and double oven, as well as a separate convenient walk-in larder. There's also room for a dining table here or in the adjacent breakfast room. A separate utility room with space for a washing machine and freezer, along with garden access, completes the ground floor accommodation.

Upstairs, you'll discover four double bedrooms, each benefiting from panoramic windows which maximise the stunning views. The principal bedroom includes a beautiful beamed, spacious dressing room/office again with views; ideal for those who work from home. A family bathroom with bath and separate shower and a separate w.c. completes the upper level accommodation.


Housesteads sits centrally on a plot of over ¼ of an acre. It has a tarmac drive with extensive parking and two garages which subject to planning permission offer potential to be developed. There is also a pretty sycamore tree, an area of lawn and a large garden shed. The back garden is mainly lawned and has some shrubs and an area for a fruit and vegetable garden. A raised dining terrace outside the sitting room offers lovely views.


Blagdon is a popular village located on the edge of the Chew Valley between Bristol, Bath and Wells. The area is one of outstanding natural beauty. The village offers excellent amenities including a village store/post office, butchers, beauticians, public houses, parish church and an excellent primary school and is within easy reach of The Club at Cadbury House at Congresbury with its award winning health club, spa and hotel. Blagdon is in the Churchill Academy and Sixth Form catchment area. The property is well placed for commuting to both Bath and Bristol and has easy access to Bristol International Airport.


On entering Blagdon from the Burrington side continue on the A368 through the village where a right hand turn just before the Seymour Arms will take you on to Street End. This turns into Rhodyate and Housesteads is on the left 600 yards later.

01934 876226

Robin King

1 & 2 The Cross , Broadstreet , Congresbury , BS49 5DG

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