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3 bedroom house for sale

Sparrow Hill, Weare, Axbridge, Somerset, BS26

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Bedroom Detached Country Cottage
  • Stunning Open Views
  • Character Features
  • Occupies Large Plot of 1/3 of An Acre
  • Oil Fired Central Heating
  • Superb Cottage Gardens
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Country Lane Location
  • Small Copse/Orchard
  • Private Parking Bay for 4 Cars

Full description

This most characterful, detached 3 bedroom cottage occupies a most attractive third of an acre plot with stunning open views towards The Mendip Hills, a 4 car private parking bay and superb cottage gardens with copse/orchard & extensive veg plots.

This well maintained detached country cottage was believed to have been built in the 1800's (with later additions) is situated on a most attractive mature large plot (of one third of an acre) with accommodation comprising: entrance porch, entrance hall, sitting room, living room, dining room, ground floor cloakroom/W.C, kitchen/breakfast room (with 2 built in ovens) with 3 bedrooms and a family bathroom on the first floor. Further benefits include character features, oil fired central heating, double glazed windows (some upvc and some sealed unit), stunning views across open countryside towards Cheddar Reservoir, Cheddar Gorge & The Mendip Hills, and all fitted carpets are set to remain. Externally the property occupies a most appealing mature plot with stunning cottage gardens, large workshop/store (with power & light), vegetable gardens, small copse/orchard, and a 4 car private parking bay. We would strongly advise an early viewing of this highly desirable detached residence with its stunning open views.

The property is situated on the outskirts of the village of Weare which has a well-regarded first school and an historic 15th century church (St Gregorys). The property enjoys superb far reaching views towards the rolling slops of The Mendip Hills and Cheddar Reservoir. The nearby popular village of Wedmore boasts an excellent selection of shops, three public houses (including The Swan Restaurant & The George Inn). The property is situated within the catchment t area of Kings of Wessex community school and Hugh Sexeys Middle School, Nearby towns include Cheddar, Axbridge and Burnham on Sea offering everyday banking, shopping etc. Access to junction 22 (M5) is approximately 8 miles distant giving easy commuting to Bristol & Taunton. The cities of Bath & Wells are all commutable with Bristol Airport within easy reach approximately 13 miles distant).

The property occupies a total plot of approx a third of an acre with stunning cottage gardens to the front of the property with well stocked and well planted borders and beds housing a pleasing variety of shrubs, flowers etc. The front garden enjoys spectacular views across open countryside towards the Mendip Hills and Cheddar Reservoir. Ornamental pond, raised vegetable plots, aluminium greenhouse, large GARDEN STORE/WORKSHOP 18' x 15'5" (5.49m x 4.7m) with power and light, work bench, 2 windows. A gate from the formal areas of garden give access through into an orchard. A well stocked small orchard/copse with a variety of trees etc. The orchard/copse opens into a further vegetable garden which is a good size with a wide variety of soft fruits, vegetables etc. To the bottom of the vegetable garden is a gate giving access to the off road parking area.

PARKING
Accessed from the lane, a short distance from the property, is a private parking bay which provides off road parking for 3/4 vehicles, motorhome/caravan etc.

Entrance 
A substantial door gives access into:

Entrance Porch 
Picture window, tiled floor, built in storage cupboard, substantial inner door giving access into:

Small Hallway 
Staircase to the first floor, parquet flooring.

Living Room 
4.78m max x 4.27m - Upvc double glazed picture window to the front elevation giving a superb view across the formal gardens to the countryside beyond, feature fireplace housing a wood burning stove, shelving to alcove, radiator, power points, wall lights.

Dining Room 
4.32m x 3.63m
Upvc double glazed picture window to the front elevation again offering a superb open view across countryside, feature fireplace with wood burning stove, wall lights, radiator, power points, 2 archways give access through into:

Sitting Room 
4.0m x 3.96m
Upvc double glazed picture window to the front elevation, further sealed unit double glazed window to the side elevation both giving superb open views, feature fireplace, radiator, power points, wall lights, feature beams, feature display area to one alcove, further small window to the rear.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
4.24m x 3.89m
A range of matching modern kitchen units comprising wall mounted and base units with sliding drawer units, 2 built in electric ovens, stainless steel cooker hood/extractor, part tiled walls, graphite effect work surfaces, tiled flooring, bowl and a half drainer stainless steel sink unit, plumbing for automatic washing machine, inset spotlights, recess for refrigerators, double panelled radiator, power points, space for breakfast table & chairs, sealed unit double glazed window to the rear. A part glazed door gives access into a conservatory. A door gives access into:

Lobby Area 
Store cupboards and access to:

Ground Floor W.C 
A white suite comprising low level w.c, wash hand basin, part tiled walls, built in storage cupboard, tiled floor, frosted glazed window.

Conservatory 
3.2m x 3.02m
Timber constructed with sealed unit double glazed windows to both side elevations and to the front elevation, radiator, french door gives access to the garden.The conservatory enjoys superb open countryside views across towards Cheddar Reservoir and the Mendips.

FIRST FLOOR 

Landing 
Loft access, power point, builti in airing cupboard with a lagged tank, fitted immersion and slatted shelving, upvc double glazed window enjoys a super view across open countryside.

Bedroom One 
4.3m x 3.7m
A range of built in fitted wardrobes, radiator, power points, upvc double glazed picture window with open view.

Bedroom Two 
3.9m x 3.33m
Upvc double glazed picture window to the front elevation again with open view, radiator, power points, walk in wardrobe.

Bedroom Three 
4.01m x 2.4m
Dual aspect with upvc double glazed picture windows both enjoying views, radiator, power points, wall light.

Bathroom 
A recently installed contemporary white suite comprising low level w.c, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with twin grips and shower attachment, further shower unit over with fully tiled walls, low maintenance flooring, stainless steel towel rail style radiator, upvc double glazed window enjoying a view.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 June 2016

Nearest station

  • Highbridge & Burnham (6.5 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Highbridge & Burnham (6.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Burnham On Sea

75 - 77 High Street, Burnham-On-Sea, TA8 1PE

01278 801022 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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