Lovely Period Property, Generous Private Gardens, 40ft Open Plan Kitchen/Family Room, 4/5 Double Bedrooms, 5 Reception Rooms, NO CHAIN, Many Original Features, Sympathetically Modernised, Carport & Barns with Potential, Rural Outlook to Rear, Energy Rating: G
Lovely Detached Period Residence
4/5 Double Bedrooms
4/5 Reception Rooms
40 Open Plan Kitchen/Family Room
Large detached period property 2658ft\'b2 which has been sympathetically modernised by the current owners whilst retaining many original features. Set in generous grounds of approximately 3/4 of an acre the property is afforded a good degree of privacy and has a rural outlook to the side and rear. The generous accommodation includes: 40' Open Plan Kitchen/Living area with modern fitted kitchen including a Rayburn, bi-fold doors to a secluded patio and a large 'lantern roof light' which makes this a lovely room for the whole family at any time of year and makes up just 1 of the 5 Reception Rooms on the ground floor. On the first floor there are 4 Double Bedrooms, En Suite Bathroom to Bedroom 1 and a good size Family Bathroom. Outside there is a driveway for several vehicles with space to extend if additional parking is required, good size timber carport, gardens to the front, side and rear. Outbuildings include 2 barns and a greenhouse. An internal inspection is highly recommended. Please contact Farrons Winscombe office for further information or to arrange a viewing. The property is for sale with NO CHAIN.
Situated in a sought-after location in just outside the Mendip village of Winscombe with public footpaths leading to both Shipham and Winscombe which benefits from a wide range of facilities and amenities including: A variety of Retail Outlets and Professional Practices as well as several Hairdressers and Beauty Treatment Clinics, a Public Library, Community Centre, Public House/Restaurant and several Takeaway's, Opticians and Doctor, Dental and Veterinary Surgeries. The village also has an excellent Primary School and Rugby, Football, Cricket, Tennis, Hockey and Bowling Clubs. Winscombe is close to the Mendip Hills and is surrounded by beautiful open countryside providing excellent riding and walking opportunities. There are several lakes located within the area which cater for sailing and fishing enthusiasts and there is a Dry Ski Slope and Equestrian Centre in Churchill. The popular Churchill Academy with Sixth Form Centre is within 3 miles which also benefits from a Sports Centre and Swimming Pool and private schooling is available at the renowned Sidcot School, just a short walk away. Winscombe is ideally situated for the commuter and is convenient to Bristol, Bath, Wells and the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare. There are mainline railway connections at Weston-super-Mare, Yatton and Worle Parkway providing direct access to Bristol Temple Meads, London Paddington and other major towns and cities. Access to the M5 Motorway network is available at junction 20 Clevedon, 21 St Georges and 22 Edithmead and Bristol International Airport is within a short drive.
From our Winscombe office proceed up the main high street and follow the road round into Sidcot Lane. At the traffic lights turn left onto the A38 and follow the road for approximately 3/4 of a mile at the top of the 2nd hill turn left onto the marked driveway and follow the drive for approximately 100yds to the property.
Covered entrance porch, panelled entrance door with glass inserts, flagstone floor, archway to inner hallway.
Double glazed sash window to the front elevation with deep sill and window seat, sash window to the side elevation, stone fireplace with inset wood burner and flag stone hearth, double radiator with decorative cover, wood flooring, four wall lights, exposed ceiling beams.
Double glazed sash windows to the front and side elevations with bespoke built in bookcases under, woodburner on flag stone hearth, recess with cupboard and shelving, exposed beam, double radiator arch to:
Double glazed sash window to the side elevation, window to the rear elevation, exposed beams, former kitchen range with oven, hot plate, side oven and tiled hearth, large built in unit with drawers and cupboards, double radiator, shelved recess, door to hallway and boot room.
Two internal windows, exposed stone walls, flag stone flooring, exposed beams, radiator, understairs cupboard.
Door to side elevation and garden, window to the rear, quarry tiled flooring, double radiator, former bread oven, spot lighting, door to:
Bi-fold doors to the front and rear elevations, lantern roof light over large dining and seating area, flagstone floor, fitted with a range of wall and base units including: butlers sink with mixer tap over, Oil fired Rayburn (supplying heating and hot water) with two ovens and two hotplates, built in dishwasher, exposed beams to full height ceiling over kitchen area, central breakfast island with inset fridge, electric induction hob, electric oven, power points, spot lights, two radiators, walk in larder with light.
Low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin, part panelled walls.
Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation, fitted with a range of units at base level, inset 1 \'bd bowl ceramic sink unit, plumbing for washing machine, space for fridge freezer, larder unit, flag stone floor, double radiator.
Access to roof space, double glazed window to the rear elevation.
Two sash windows with window shutters to the side, overlooking the garden and farmland beyond, built in wardrobes along one wall with shelving and hanging space, radiator, step down to:
Double glazed window to the front and side elevations, Velux roof light, four piece suite comprising: Corner shower with mains fed shower over, panelled bath , pedestal wash hand basin, low level W.C, ladder style heated towel rail, radiator, exposed beams, walk in cupboard.
Double glazed sash windows to the front and side elevations with window shutters, views over the garden & countryside beyond, radiator.
Double glazed sash window to the front elevation with deep sill and window shutters, built in wardrobes with shelving and hanging space, radiator.
Double glazed sash window to the front elevation with deep sill and window shutters, radiator
Double glazed window to the rear elevation, three piece suite comprising: Panelled bath with mains fed mixer shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level W.C, part tiled walls, built in cupboard housing hot water tank and immersion, extractor fan, radiator.
The property is approached via a long driveway which leads to a parking area for approx 6 cars with space to extend if required. There is a large timber carport with attached log store, power and light. There is a generous area of lawn with a selection of fruit trees, vegetable beds and mature trees, coach light and the oil tank. Steps lead to the main gardens and access to the property. There is a patio area with access from the kitchen / living room door, a brick storage shed with timber roof. The private gardens extend to the front, side and rear of the property and include: Three areas of lawn, a sunken garden with inset fish pool, wide variety of trees and mature shrubs, stone walls and herbaceous borders.
Barn 1: 13'4'' x 11'10'' - Double wooden doors, concrete floor, built in workbenches, power and light. Barn 2: 18'8'' x 11'10'' - Window to the side, concrete floor, power and light. There is also a timber framed greenhouse, outside water tap and a pedestrian access gate to the front garden.