5 bedroom equestrian facility for sale

Stoke Road, Westbury-Sub-Mendip, WELLS, BA5

Guide Price £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Farmhouse
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 4 Reception Rooms
  • Period Features and Fire Places
  • Kitchen with Aga
  • Large Conservatory/Family Room
  • Walled Rose Garden, Stables and Paddock
  • Double Garage and Ample Parking
  • Southerly Facing Garden
  • Stunning Views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A DETACHED 5 bedroom, period farmhouse with substantial and versatile accommodation situated in the popular village of Westbury Sub Mendip. Benefitting from a DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE, plenty of OFF ROAD PARKING, range of OUTBUILDINGS, MATURE GARDENS and PADDOCK extending to approximately an ACRE. With beautiful COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS. A must see for those looking to take a step up the property ladder or for those looking for a project.

In an elevated position on the edge of the village of Westbury-sub-Mendip is this fabulous five bedroom detached farmhouse with period features and paddock to the rear. This well presented family home backs on to an Area of Outstanding Beauty with stunning south facing views over the Somerset Levels and Glastonbury Tor. Many original features remain in the property such as the servants' bells, parquet flooring, wooden shutters and feature fireplaces. The property briefly comprises; a sitting room and dining room both with built in wooden cabinets and brick built fire places. A drawing room with wood burning stove, The kitchen has a range of wall and base units, gas fired AGA, electric oven and ceramic hob. From the kitchen, a stable door leads to the utility room which has units and a door leading out to the side of the property. Sliding wooden doors open from the kitchen to the large family room/conservatory which is laid out currently as a dining/sitting area but could have a variety of uses. From this double doors open into to the garden. A w/c and pantry can also be found on the ground floor. Stairs lead to the galleried landing. There are five double bedrooms, the master having built in storage and ensuite bathroom. Two of the bedrooms have a wash basin, and one a shower and wash basin. Window seats can also be found in the front four bedrooms along with breath-taking southerly views over the Somerset Levels. A family bathroom with overhead shower can also be found from the landing along with views overlooking the garden to the rear.

Westbury-Sub-Mendip is a popular village some 3 miles from Wells. The village has its own infant/junior School, Shop/Post Office, Church and Village Hall. The village also has main bus routes.
Wells is the smallest cathedral city in England. It caters for most everyday needs, offering good shopping facilities as well as restaurants and pubs, a cinema, churches of most denominations, together with open-air markets on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Schools are plentiful with the Cathedral School, the Blue School and a choice of primary schools in Wells, Millfield School in Street and Downside school in Stratton-on-the-Fosse are easily accessible.


PORCH 
Entrance via a solid timber entrance door. The porch has a stripped pine door with attractive coloured glass panels leading into the

HALLWAY 
With doors to all principle rooms. Side aspect UPVC double glazed window with pine shutters. Parquet flooring. Ceiling light. Radiator. Stairs rising to the first floor landing with panelled under stairs storage cupboard housing the electric fuse board.

DRAWING ROOM 
5.33m x 4.32m
A dual aspect room with UPVC double glazed windows to the front and rear with wooden shutters to the rear window. Feature exposed brick fireplace with inset "Villager" wood burning stove. Parquet flooring. Smooth ceiling with recessed spotlights. Two radiators. Telephone point.

SITTING ROOM 
5.03m x 3.96m
A front aspect room with UPVC double glazed window. Feature exposed brick fireplace with inset gas fire. Recessed glass front and stripped wood display cabinet with cupboard below. Smooth ceiling with two ceiling lights. Parquet flooring. Telephone point. Radiator.

DINING ROOM/STUDY 
5.03m x 3.96m
A front aspect room with UPVC double glazed window. Feature exposed brick fireplace. Recessed painted glass fronted display cabinet with cupboard below. Smooth ceiling with two ceiling lights. Parquet flooring. Telephone point. Two radiators.

KITCHEN 
3.63m x 2.41m
The kitchen is divided between two rooms. Within the first kitchen area there is a large blue Aga with timber beam over. Sliding doors lead through to the Orangery. High gloss tiled floor. An archway leads through to the

2ND KITCHEN AREA 
2.41m x 2.4m
Fitted with a good range of wall, floor and drawer units with inset one and a half bowl porcelain sink with single drainer. Integrated oven with four ring electric hob. Plumbing for integrated dishwasher and washing machine and space for an integrated fridge. Smooth ceiling with recessed spot lights with feature exposed timber beams. UPVC double glazed window to the side aspect. Stable door leading through to

UTILITY/BOOTROOM 
3.73m x 2.4m
A side aspect room with the flexibility to be either a Bootroom or a Utility Room. Fitted with a further range of wall, floor and drawer units incorporating two display cabinets and with roll edge work surfaces over. Wall mounted 'Baxi' boiler. UPVC double glazed window. Door leading to the side of property.

ORANGERY 
11.2m x 3.84m
A superb space for dining and entertaining! It is rear aspect room of dwarf brick wall construction with UPVC double glazed windows over and a solid wall to one side. French doors lead onto a private shingled patio area. Central ceiling light and ten wall lights. High gloss tiled floor. Telephone point.

LANDING 
Dual aspect with UPVC double glazed windows with shutters to the rear and side with views over the garden and open countryside beyond. Radiator.

MASTER BEDROOM 
5.44m x 4.01m
A front aspect room with UPVC double glazed window offering far reaching views. Panelled ceiling with two ceiling lights. Three radiators. Door to

ENSUITE BATHROOM 
1.98m x 1.5m
Fitted with a suite comprising panelled bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Tiled walls. Ladder style heated towel rail/radiator. Recessed ceiling spotlights.

BEDROOM 
3.66m x 2.41m
A side aspect room with UPVC double glazed window. Two radiators.

BATHROOM 
2.9m x 1.45m
Fitted with a suite comprising panelled bath with shower and side shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Recessed ceiling spotlights. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail/radiator. UPVC obscure double glazed window.

WC 
Fitted with a suite comprising close coupled WC and inset vanity wash hand basin with vanity unit below. Tiled walls. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail/radiator. Recessed ceiling spotlights. UPVC obscure double glazed window.

OUTSIDE 
To the front of the property there is an open oak framed porch with steps to the ample parking area which could accommodate at least eight cars, with further parking around to the side of the house, accessed through double five bar gates. A walled rose garden, garage, and two stables are also to the side along with gates giving access to the paddock and the garden. From the Orangery, double doors open out to a secluded shingled area and garden pond. Steps lead up to a terrace laid to lawn; a perfect space for al fresco dining, entertaining guests or simply enjoying the views. A further level takes you to the paddock which has a stone barn and a gate to the lane at the rear. The paddock is completely enclosed with fencing and hedging and altogether the land extends to nearly one acre. NO ONWARD CHAIN COMPLICATIONS.

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17 October 2016

Nearest station

  • Highbridge & Burnham (11.1 mi)
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2 Saxon Court, Union Street, Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3NA

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Nearest station

  • Highbridge & Burnham (11.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

CJ Hole, Cheddar

2 Saxon Court, Union Street, Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3NA

01934 267026 Local call rate

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