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8 bedroom detached house for sale

The Old Manor, BRENT KNOLL, Somerset

Sold STC £745,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive Georgian Grade II listed home in a village location
  • Period features including sash windows, working shutters, fireplaces and high ceilings
  • 5 bedrooms in the main house and a further 3 bedrooms in the annexe
  • A detached two storey outbuilding currently used as a Workshop and Studio
  • An indoor swimming pool complex
  • Mature gardens in grounds of around 0.7 acres
  • Detached garage and off road parking for several cars
  • A large family home with potential for further development STPP

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A stunning Georgian Grade II listed 5 bedroom village home with a self contained 3 bedroom annexe, an indoor swimming pool complex and set in attractive grounds of around 0.7 acres. There is also a converted two storey detached barn and a detached garage. Period features throughout including high ceilings, sash windows with working shutters and period fireplaces. On the ground floor there is a large drawing room opening into another reception room currently used an a music room. The dining room leads into the bespoke kitchen breakfast room with French doors to the garden. At first floor level there is the master bedroom with ensuite, 3 further bedrooms and a family bathroom. Stairs to the second floor and a further bedroom/office suite with a cloakroom. The self contained annexe has 3 bedrooms in addition to a large reception room, kitchen and two bathrooms. The pool complex comprises changing/shower area, plant room and swimming pool. The drive leads to a parking area with off road parking for several cars. Mature gardens surrounding the property are mainly laid to lawn.

Property ref: 121_2366_3247284

Entrance 
The front is enclosed by hedging with lawns either side of a path leading to the period style front door. High ceilings, wooden floorboards and a turning staircase with wooden balustrade leading to the first floor. Hallway cupboard, recessed spot lights and a period style radiator.

Drawing Room 
15' 10" x 14' 4" (4.83m x 4.37m) Large original sash windows and working shutters to the front aspect. Minster stone fireplace with Jetmaster fire. Alcoves either side with shelving and cupboards, wooden floorboards, recessed spot lights and a period style radiator. Large open arch to:

Music Room 
12' 9" x 10' 2" (3.89m x 3.10m) Large original sash windows and working shutters overlooking the rear of the property. Deep recess fireplace with a gas fired fuel effect fire. Built in book cases and a recessed display niche. Recessed spot lights. Radiator.

Dining Room 
18' 2" x 14' 4" (5.54m x 4.37m) Further original sash windows with working shutters to the front. Adam style fireplace with gas fired fuel effect fire. Wooden floorboards and two period style radiators. A door leads to the attached self contained annexe with swimming pool complex.

Kitchen Breakfast Room 
20' 5" x 18' 2" (6.22m x 5.54m) Fitted with a range of bespoke maple wall and base units, including an island unit with 'Corian' work tops over and ceramic splash back tiling. Belfast style sink and drainer units with mixer taps. Integrated dishwasher, electric double oven, gas hob and extractor hood. Space for an American style fridge freezer. Quarry tiled flooring, recessed spot lights and a radiator. The breakfast room area has a vaulted wooden clad ceiling with French doors leading to the garden and a further two concealed radiators. A door leads into the:

Utility Room 
10' 4" x 4' 8" (3.15m x 1.42m) Housing the gas fired boiler providing the central heating and hot water for the main house. Plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. Sliding sash window and quarry tiled flooring.

Downstairs WC 
Low level WC, wash hand basin in a vanity unit with storage and a mirror and light above. Wall light, radiator and a sliding sash window. Back to the hall stairs lead to:

Landing 
A large sliding sash window, period style radiator and the staircase to the second floor.

Master Bedroom 
14' 5" x 12' 8" (4.39m x 3.86m) Large sliding sash window overlooking the front of the property. Two large built in wardrobes with hanging and shelving, radiator and a door to:

Ensuite Bathroom 
12' 9" x 10' 8" (3.89m x 3.25m) Panelled bath in a decorative recess with mixer taps and shower head over. Wash hand basin set in a large vanity unit, corner shower cubicle with mixer shower and a low level WC. Heated towel rail. Radiator. Sliding sash window to the rear. Recessed spot lights. Large deep cupboard with shelving.

Bedroom Four 
11' 7" x 10' 5" (3.53m x 3.18m) Sliding sash window to the front, built in double wardrobe and radiator.

Family Bathroom 
10' 7" x 7' (3.23m x 2.13m) Panelled bath with folding glass shower screen and mixer shower. Twin wash hand basins set in a large vanity unit. Low level WC, recessed spot lights, heated towel rail, radiator and extractor fan. Airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and shelving. Sliding sash window. Tile effect flooring. Back to the landing stairs lead to the:

Bedroom/Office area 
20' 2" x 17' 3" (6.15m x 5.26m) A large room which could be a bedroom suite or office/games room. Vaulted ceiling, exposed beams, walk in storage room, under eaves storage and radiator. Doors to:

Cloakroom 
9' 11" x 9' 2" (3.02m x 2.79m) Wash hand basin. Low level WC. Some restricted height, under eaves storage, velux window and radiator. Could be another ensuite.

Office 
17' 2" x 9' 3" (5.23m x 2.82m) Velux window to the side, sloping ceilings, under eaves storage. Radiator. Could be used as another bedroom.

Back to the ground floor level and access into the:

Self Contained Annexe 
A 3 bedroom self contained annexe on two floors with its own access from outside and providing:

Lounge 
17' 5" x 16' 4" (5.31m x 4.98m) Gas fuel effect fire in a brick fireplace with built in alcove shelving and cupboard. Sliding sash window, two radiators and recessed spot lights. Twin glazed doors lead into the swimming pool complex. A door leads into the rear lobby and also to:

Ground Floor Bedroom 
15' 11" x 9' 10" (4.85m x 3.00m) Exposed beams in a high sloping ceiling to one side, two casement windows out to the garden and a radiator. Door to:

Ensuite Wet Room 
6' 7" x 5' 6" (2.01m x 1.68m) Low level WC, wash hand basin with mixer taps and a glass door into the 'wet' shower area (suitable for people with mobility issues). Recessed spot lights, extractor fan, electric heater, ladder style radiator, exposed beam and casement window. Back to the lounge and a door leads to the:

Rear Lobby 
Wall light, radiator, under stairs storage cupboard and a half glazed door the garden. Stairs leading to the first floor and a door to:

Kitchen 
9' 9" x 7' 3" (2.97m x 2.21m) Range of pine wall and base units with a roll edge work top over. Stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Gas hob and extractor hood, electric oven and under top space for a fridge. A gas fired boiler independently supplying heating and hot water for the annexe. Casement window. Quarry tiled flooring. From the rear lobby stairs then lead to:

Bedroom Two 
17' 9" x 16' 8" (5.41m x 5.08m) Large double bedroom with a vaulted ceiling, exposed brick chimney breast and exposed beams. Two windows to the front and three large built in storage cupboards. Two radiators. Access to the jack and Jill bathroom.

Bedroom Three 
10' x 7' 8" (3.05m x 2.34m) Velux window, part wood panelled walls, sloping ceiling on one side and exposed beams. Radiator and access to the Jack and Jill bathroom.

Jack & Jill Bathroom 
7' 4" x 6' (2.24m x 1.83m) Access from both bedrooms with a fully tiled shower cubicle with mixer shower. Wash hand basin in a vanity unit with storage, low level WC, electric heater and a radiator.

Outside 
The drive leads through a five bar gate to a gravelled parking area with off road parking for several cars and on to the detached garage. The front is enclosed by hedging with lawns either side of a path leading to the period style front door. The main gardens with mature trees and shrubs are beyond the outbuilding which are laid to lawn. The garden is enclosed and includes a terrace with a path leading through the grounds and gardens which total approx 0.7 acres.

Detached Two Storey Barn 
A converted two storey barn providing potential for many uses. Ground Floor: 27’2” x 14’1” Two sets of fully glazed doors, half glazed door to rear, flag stone floors, electric heating, exposed beams, spot lights, cloakroom, staircase to the First Floor: 27’2” x 14’1” large studio with wooden floor and vaulted ceiling, range of units with deep Belfast sink, spot-lighting, electric heating, two circular windows, two velux windows, half glazed door to original external stone barn staircase, two further windows.

Detached Garage 
Up and over door, light and power. This detached building previously had planning permission to be a holiday let.

About the Property and the Area 
The Old Manor is a Grade II Listed village house in good decorative order believed to date back to the 18th Century, with rendered elevations and stone portico with flat entablature and moulded cornice on two columns under a hipped slate roof. Set within a charming village with a strong community.; Within a few minutes walk are a well regarded primary school, 14th century church, village hall, post office, public house and store. Conveniently located for the A38 with easy access to Bristol and the motorway network with the M5 only 1.8 miles away. Bristol Airport is approx 14 miles away. There is a choice of excellent independent and state secondary schools nearby.

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  • Highbridge & Burnham (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Charles Barnard, Wedmore - Signature Homes

Saxon House, The Borough, Wedmore, BS28 4EB

01934 267050 Local call rate

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