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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Chiselborough, Stoke-sub-hamdon, TA14


Property Description

Key features

  • Detached 4 Bed Period House With 1 Bed Cottage
  • Character Features
  • Four Receptions
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Idyllic Location
  • Easy Access To A303
  • Approximately 1.5 Acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
4 Bedroom Detached House with 1 Bedroom Cottage.
This beautiful period (unlisted) home lies in an idyllic, peaceful location overlooking open countryside, yet just a few minutes from the A303. Entrance is by private driveway and set in just under 1.5 acres. This 4-bedroom hamstone farmhouse offers flexible accommodation with a wealth of character features, including 3 fireplaces, wood flooring, flagstone floors and exposed beams. There is a self-contained 1-bedroom annexe cottage and a further unconverted barn. It is currently in need of some attention and the price reflects this. This owner has obtained quotes for the work required which are available to potential purchasers.
In all the property is surrounded by its own land, including a large stable, greenhouse, paddocks, established apple and pear orchards, vegetable garden with raised beds and patio.
Accessed via a charming porch, the ground floor farmhouse accommodation includes a reception hall, 2 further large reception rooms, kitchen with breakfast room, separate stone larder and a cloakroom. To the first floor there are 4 double bedrooms and a family bathroom.
The cottage annexe has an open-plan living/kitchen area and upstairs bedroom with shower room.
Chiselborough is an attractive conservation village in the heart of the south Somerset countryside which has a good sense of community and a popular pub. Easy commuting distance within one hour of Yeovil, Bath, Bristol and Exeter with mainline rail links to London and the South East from nearby Crewkerne or Castle Cary.
Pibditch has not been on the market for over 30 years so provides a rare opportunity to purchase a self contained and easily managed property and grounds suitable as a rural retreat, smallholding or as an idyllic family home with commutable access.
Adjoining field approaching 1 acre, with it's own road access is available be separate negotiation.

Studded wooden door to delightful porch with stone seat, round window and window to front. Quarry tiled floor. Door to

Reception Hall
Parquet flooring. Sash window to front. Turning staircase with panelling and window over to first floor. Picture rail.

Sitting Room
Exposed wood flooring. Windows to front and rear, stone fireplace with pretty cream multi fuel stove and double cupboard built into recess which used to contain French doors to the courtyard garden wall light points. Picture rail.

Dining Room
Original wood flooring with wide boards. Sash windows to front and side. Large ornate multi fuel stove on a tiled hearth with wooden surround. Picture rail.

Kitchen / Breakfast
An open plan kitchen/dining room with scope for new owners to put their own stamp on it. The breakfast area has flagstone flooring and cupboards to the alcoves. An open fireplace has a wooden surround with tiled insets. Window to rear. The kitchen area has solid wood base units with granite work surfaces and built in dresser style shelving. Inset sink. Esse range. Space for dishwasher and freestanding cooker. 2 windows and door lead onto the pretty rear courtyard. Tiled flooring. Pantry with original cold shelf.

Rear Lobby
A wide wooden door leads onto the rear garden

Cloak Room
High level W.C. With antique wooden seat. Quarry tiled floor. Window to rear.

Attractive turning staircase lead to the landing. Window overstairs. Wood flooring. Loft access.

Bedroom One
A dual aspect room with views over the gardens. Wood flooring. Picture rail

Bedroom Two
Further large double with windows to side and front. Wood flooring.

Bedroom Three
Wi downs to rear and side. Wood flooring.

Bedroom Four
Wood flooring. Window to front. Built in wardrobe.

Airing cupboard housing electric hot water tank. Panel enclosed bath with electric shower over. W.C. Period style pedestal basin windows to side and rear. Wood flooring. Heated towel rail.

A self contained annexe providing ancillary accommodation. Comprising:

Annexe Living Room
Wooden door leads to the open plan living area. Triple aspect with windows to rear and side, full length windows and stable door to side. Kitchen has a range of ivory country style units with roll edge worksurface over. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Space for cooker, fridge freezer and dishwasher. Tiled flooring, bespoke oak staircase leads to first floor bedroom

Annexe Bedroom
Wooden floor. Window to rear with shutters. Eaves storage. Velux window. Some limited headroom.

Annexe Shower Room
Glazed walls and door allow light. Fully tiled shower cubicle with mains shower low level W.C. and pedestal basin.

The property is approached via a long driveway which leads to a large parking area with turning circle.

To the side of the property there is an orchard which leads to a stable block. There are 3 stables with more behind which are in need of a little attention. There is a small paddock adjacent to the stables and next to the annexe.

Another orchard area lies to the other side of the property and this links to a vegetable garden which has raised beds and soft fruits. A larger paddock of just under and acre is fully enclosed with mature trees and shrubs.

The front garden is laid mainly to lawn and surrounded by well stocked beds and mature trees.

There are several seating areas mainly to the rear of the property, providing a sunny place to sit and enjoy the peaceful surroundings.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 July 2016


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