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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Grunters Lane, GURNEY SLADE, Somerset


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Character Four Bedroom Family Home
  • Linked Self Contained One Bedroom Annex
  • Large Living Room with Multi-Fuel Burner
  • Comprehensively Fitted Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Contemporary Fitted Annexe
  • Original Exposed Stone Walls and Beams
  • Re-Fitted Bathroom
  • Immaculately Presented Throughout
  • Private Courtyard Garden To The Annex
  • Beautifully Landscaped Main Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

We are proud to present to the market this attractive and characterful former piggery which we believe to date back to 1870. This is a lovely spacious cottage in immaculate condition throughout and full of character features such as exposed stone walls and beams and an attractive multi-fuel burning stove. The property includes a spacious living room and a stunning modern open plan kitchen/dining room. The property has been extended by the current owners to provide a self contained one bedroom annexe with stunning modern kitchen/living area and bathroom. The property has beautiful landscaped gardens with an ornamental pond, patios and off road parking. Located in a pretty Somerset village close to the centre and local amenities. A viewing is highly recommended!

Property ref: 121_1716_4288299

Living Room 
20' 1'' x 19' 5'' (6.12m x 5.92m) Carpeted, smooth finished ceiling, 2 x radiator, television aerial point, recess under stairs alcove area, triple aspect double glazed timber framed windows, large multi-fuel burning stove with the original decorative bull's-eye fire surround behind on a tiled hearth.

Inner Hall 
Carpeted, stairs rising to the first floor landing, smoke detector, door opening into the Kitchen/Dining Room;

Kitchen/Dining Room 
21' 4'' x 11' 10'' (6.50m x 3.60m) Ceramic tiled flooring, smooth finished ceiling with inset spotlights and exposed beams, exposed brick wall to one side, a range of base and eye level wooden units with contrasting rolled edge laminate work surfaces over, integrated fridge, freezer and dishwasher, large cupboard with space and plumbing to house the washing machine, tumble dryer and oil fired boiler, double inset Belfast style sink with chrome mixer tap, side and front aspect double glazed timber framed windows, exposed stone chimney breast with brick arched opening into a large recess area with space for a large range style cooked with extractor hood above, plenty of space for table and chairs, feature decorative fireplace with wooden surround, contemporary upright radiator, side aspect double glazed French timber doors opening out to the rear garden.

First Floor Landing 
Carpeted, smooth finished ceiling, wall papered walls, eaves storage cupboard, radiator, front aspect double glazed timber framed window, under stairs storage cupboard, stairs rising to second floor.

Bedroom Two 
10' 10'' x 10' 8'' (3.30m x 3.24m) Carpeted, smooth finished ceiling, front and side aspect double glazed timber framed window, radiator.

Bedroom Three 
11' 11'' x 9' 3'' (3.63m x 2.81m) Carpeted, radiator, rear aspect double glazed timber framed window.

Kitchen/Living Room 
20' 3'' x 12' 3'' (6.18m x 3.74m) Wood effect laminate flooring, smooth finished vaulted ceiling with inset spotlights, double glazed Velux window, a range of base and eye level high gloss units with contrasting rolled edge wood effect laminate work surfaces, four ring integrated induction hob with extractor hood over, stainless steel sink and drainer with chrome mixer tap, integrated eye level oven and grill, coffee maker, fridge, freezer and dishwasher, oil fired combination boiler. Open planned into the living room area which is wood effect laminate flooring television aerial point, rear aspect full height glazed uPVC French doors with windows either side opening out to a private courtyard for the annexe alone.

Carpeted, smooth finished ceiling with inset spotlights, smoke detector, rear aspect double glazed Velux window, doors opening into the Bathroom and Bedroom;

13' 7'' x 11' 8'' (4.14m x 3.55m) Smooth finished ceiling with sloping sides, 2 x rear aspect double glazed timber framed windows, loft access hatch, built in triple wardrobe with recess shelving and hanging rails, television aerial point.

7' 5'' x 7' 4'' (2.25m x 2.24m) Ceramic tiled flooring, smooth finished ceiling with inset spot lights, extractor fan, side aspect double glazed timber framed window, panel enclosed Jacuzzi style bath with glass shower screen and electric shower over, cabinet vanity sink with chrome taps and tiled splash back wall, radiator with decorative cover, low level WC.

Shower Room 
Modern fitted contemporary bathroom with ceramic tiled flooring, smooth finished ceiling, chrome heated towel rail, cabinet vanity bowl sink with chrome mixer tap with tiled splash back wall and wall mounted mirror over, low level WC, central positioned single shower cubicle with full height tiling and mains rain water shower head over, recess area for storage unit, rear aspect double glazed frosted glass timber framed window.

Bedroom/Attic Room 
13' 6'' x 10' 8'' (4.11m x 3.26m to eaves) Wood effect laminate flooring, smooth finished ceiling with exposed beams. side aspect double glazed timber framed window, eves storage cupboards, television aerial point. Wide opening into a large dressing room area;

Dressing Room 
10' 8'' x 5' 7'' (3.26m x 1.69m) Wood effect laminate flooring, smooth finished ceiling with exposed beams, radiator and multiple shelving units.


Entrance Hall 
Ceramic tiled flooring, smooth finished ceiling, side aspect single glazed patterned glass window, double glazed Georgian style timber front door, plenty of space for hanging coats and storing shoes, electric switch board, opening leading into the Living Room;

To the front there is a small low maintenance garden and an off road parking area for one vehicle. The main garden is fully enclosed and beautifully landscaped with a large ornamental pond, patio areas for al-fresco dining, a green house and garden shed. There is a further enclosed courtyard garden with elevated terrace accessed from the annexe. The garden is south westerly facing so you get to enjoy a good degree of sun throughout the day. There is additional parking in a car park just at the bottom of the lane which is open parking for any of the residence and offers a lot of space to accommodate several vehicles.

Gurney Slade is a popular and typical Mendip village which has a range of facilities including a village store incorporating a post office and two public houses. It is located on the A37 which offers excellent transport links to Shepton Mallet, Bristol (21 miles) and Bath (20 miles). The village is linked to the neighbouring village of Binegar for administrative purposes. Shepton Mallet has many facilities including shops, a weekly farmers market, designer outlet village, sports centre plus benefiting from a new hospital. There are many schools both private and state run in the area catering for all ages. Further afield the Cities of Wells, Bath and Bristol are all within commuting distance and offer a wide range of facilities. Good transport links, and road links via the A37 leading to M4, M5 and A303 to all parts of the country. Commuting by train to London is easily possible, with Castle Cary, Bristol and Bath affording excellent services.

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10 November 2016


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