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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Crate Farm, THEALE, Wedmore, Somerset

Sold STC £630,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Superbly well presented 17th century farmhouse
  • Spacious and light throughout
  • Three receptions and large kitchen/dining room
  • Five double bedrooms
  • Master bedroom with en suite shower room
  • Attractive rear gardens backing on to fields
  • Detached garage with workshop (services connected)
  • In total plot thought to be 0.33 of an acre

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Crate Farm is a superbly well presented period property located in a popular village just outside of Wedmore. This 17th century former farmhouse was extended in the past to cerate a spacious family home. Refurbished in recent years, whilst retaining many of the original features. This charming semi detached home is presented to a very high standard throughout including the kitchen and dining room which was only refurbished around three years ago. Both the family room and the sitting room are spacious reception room with lots of lovely features including wooden windows with original shutters, fireplaces and exposed ceiling beams and timbers. There is also a garden/playroom with doors opening out to the rear garden. There are five double bedrooms including the master bedroom with an suite shower room. The attractive dual aspect family bathroom is spacious and light and again, fitted and presented to a very high standard. The gardens are mainly to the rear with lots of mature trees and established plants in what is a private but open and sunny area. There are raised vegetable beds on one side and a detached garage and workshop with potential, subject to planning. In addition to the garage there are multiple parking spaces. In total the plot is thought to be around 0.33 of an acre.

Property ref: 121_2366_4399879


Ground Floor Accommodation 
Day to day access to the property is from the drive at the rear with a path leading to a wooden stable door and into the RECEPTION HALL. The attractive rear hall is spacious and light with a wooden staircase leading to the first floor accommodation with a storage area underneath. Exposed stone wall on one side and flag stone flooring. A heavy wooden door leads into the main hall at the front of the property. Further period features including exposed ceiling beams and wall timbers. Off of the rear reception hallway a door lead into the KITCHEN DINING ROOM which was refurbished around three years ago measures 22' 3 x 12' 3. A range of bespoke hand made wooden wall and base units with granite work tops over and splash backs to match. Double Belfast sink with a mixer tap over and a British Racing Green oil fired Aga with an electric companion and a fitted extractor hood over. Integrated dishwasher and a dresser to match the kitchen units. The dining area has ample spac...

First Floor Accommodation 
The 'T' shaped landing has doors to all five of the bedrooms and the family bathroom. At the rear of the property is the MASTER BEDROOM measuring 18' 8 x 12' 3 with two dormer windows overlooking the rear garden and taking in views of the countryside including the Mendips in the distance. Range of fitted wardrobes along one wall with storage above. A door leads into the MASTER EN SUITE with a fully tiled corner shower cubicle, vanity wash hand basin unit with storage under, a low level WC, chrome ladder style radiator and recessed own lighting. BEDROOM TWO in number order only measures 11' 10 x 11' 3 and faces the front elevation with views of the fields opposite. BEDROOM THREE measures 12' 10 x 9' 7 and is another double bedroom with a window to the front elevation. BEDROOM FOUR is a large and impressive dual aspect double bedroom. Measuring 17' 7 x 14' 11 with windows to the front and rear, both with countryside views and a cast iron fireplace with a wooden surro...

Outside 
Steps from the road and a path lead up to the traditional front door of the property. The front garden either side of the path is laid to lawn. The path continues to a gate at the side which leads around to the side and rear of the property. The gardens at the rear are large in size and mainly laid to lawn with a patio area with ample space for an outside table and chairs. Whilst the rear garden is open and sunny they are also private and fully enclosed. They back onto fields at the far end with views towards the Mendip Hills in the distance. There is a further area to the side of the house and a small raised area with vegetable beds. In total the plot is though to extend to 0.33 of an acre.

Garage and Parking 
The property is approached from the rear via a driveway leading to the detached double garage and workshop which has an up and over door at the front. Behind the garage there is a purpose built room which has been used as a workshop/office. There is power, light, electric heaters and a telephone line installed as well a water supply. There is also plenty of storage in the loft space. This building offers plenty of potential as a holiday let or an annexe, if required and subject to planning permission. The garage measures 18' x 14' 6 and the workshop/office area measures 14' 4 x 11' 11. In addition to the garage there is off road parking for at least four cars.

Services 
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage and an oil fired boiler servicing the heating and hot water. The floor mounted boiler is located in the Utility room. The Aga in the kitchen is dual fuel. It is fired by oil with an electric companion. At the time of preparing these details the council tax band through Sedgemoor District Council is: E.

Location 
For the purpose of planning your journey the postcode for this property is: BS28 4SR. From Wedmore drive into Theale turn left off the Wells Road into Yeo More Drove. The first drive on your right leads round the back of Crate Farm with parking in front and next to the detached garage directly in front of you.

About the Area 
Theale itself has a Church and Village Hall and enjoys lively community activities. Within a short drive is Wedmore which is a thriving Village with a range of shops including essentials such as the newsagent, butcher, chemist, individual shops and boutiques as well as pub restaurants and tea rooms. There are also a wide range of clubs and societies with most cultural and sporting activities catered for in the nearby area. There are excellent state and independent schools locally including Wedmore First School Academy, Hugh Sexey Middle School and the high performing Kings of Wessex Upper School. Local Independent schools include Wells Cathedral School, Sidcot, Millfield and the Taunton School's. The property is within easy distance of the M5 and Highbridge & Burnham railway station with regular trains to Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway. Bristol international airport is approximately 17 miles north.

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10 September 2017

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  • Highbridge & Burnham (8.8 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Highbridge & Burnham (8.8 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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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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