Lansdown Place, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 | 5 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 3 Receptions | Guide Price, £1,895,000

A beautiful circa 4600 sq. ft Grade II* Listed family home overlooking Victoria Square with elegant, well-proportioned accommodation, a self-contained apartment and gated off-street parking.

From its elegant Limestone ashlar frontage and painted cast-iron balustrades, 3 Lansdown Place is just one of few townhouses on the terrace to remain in single ownership, protecting its elegant proportions, stunning interior and numerous retained period features. The house offers a versatile footprint, arranged over four floors and presents the opportunity for a self-contained lower ground floor flat. From the wide flagstone pavement to the front, the house opens into a stunning entrance hall with its dressed stone flooring, cut-stone stairs and elegant curved wooden balustrade staircase with cast-iron balusters leading to the upper floor. Over the hall floor is the superb dining room, with its stripped wooden floorboards and carved marble fire surround; complete with cast-iron gas fire below. Like much of the reception space, it enjoys an abundance of natural light, with tall shuttered sash windows. The ceiling is rich in period cornice work and the room enjoys much of the afternoon light. To the rear is the fully fitted kitchen, complete with Corian worktops and plenty of floor mounted storage. There is ample space for an informal breakfast table and chairs, with views out over the courtyard garden. From the kitchen, there is access to a fully fitted utility room with further floor and wall-mounted storage. From the rear of the hallway there is access to further storage, a cloakroom and stairs down to the lower ground floor. From the stone stairs, the first floor is reached via a glamorous half-landing, overlooking the entrance the entrance hall below. To the rear is a lovely snug with a range of fitted bookshelves and an ideal space to hunker down. It can equally double as a fourth bedroom as and when needed. To the front of the house is the fabulous sitting room, spanning the full width of the property and with access, via twin shuttered sash windows, to the first floor balcony which catches much of the days sun, and overlooking Victoria Square gardens beyond. The sitting room has lovely high ceilings rich in period details, as well as carved marble fireplace and cast-iron fireplace below. In addition, the first floor has a well-appointed fully tiled wet-room with a rose bowl shower head, wall mounted wash basin and a w.c. Stairs lead up to the first floor half-landing, with a well-proportioned second double bedroom with an expanse of fitted wardrobes and sash windows overlooking the rear. The master bedroom is arranged over the full-width of the front elevation on the second floor, with twin sash windows flooding the room with natural light. The current owner has opened the room to allow plenty of space for a full-wall of fitted wardrobes, finished in hand-painted de Gournay wallpaper and providing an informal dressing area. Opposite lies the family bathroom, complete with a stripped wooden floor, standalone cast-iron "claw and ball foot" bath, enclosed shower cubicle, w.c and wash basin. Above , over the second floor half landing is a generous third bedroom with a stripped wooden floor, sash window and access into a useful recessed attic space. The Lower Ground Floor presents a versatile footprint, with access from the principal house above, as well as from the front elevation and from the rear courtyard garden. It currently provides further family and guest accommodation, with a generous sitting room, fitted kitchen, shower room and fifth double bedroom. Subject to a new owner's needs it could provide accommodation for a dependent relative, further guest accommodation or to provide a rental income via Airbnb or, subject to consent, a self-contained apartment. The rear courtyard garden of 3 Lansdown Place presents a flexible outside space with the potential for parking up to four cars off the road, gated to the rear and accessed from Richmond Park Road. The space could also be landscaped to provide a mix of leisure space and parking subject to a new owner's needs.

  • Exquisite circa 4600 sq. ft Grade II* Listed family home
  • Potential for a self-contained one-bedroom apartment
  • Flexible accommodation over four floors
  • Superb edge of village location
  • Retained period features throughout
  • Full width sitting room with balcony, separate dining room and family kitchen
  • Superb principle bedroom with dressing room
  • Three further double bedrooms and two bath / shower room
  • Gated off-street parking and courtyard garden


Floorplan for Lansdown Place, Clifton, Bristol, BS8


14 Waterloo Street,
Clifton, Bristol,
BS8 4BT