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6 bedroom farm house for sale

Gurney Slade, Nr Bath

Withdrawn from Market £950,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Georgian farmhouse / Period features
  • Annexed barn conversion
  • Stone outbuildings
  • Dual occupation
  • Pretty gardens
  • Six bedrooms in all
  • Edge of village location
  • Bath 20 miles
  • In all 3.16 acres
  • EPC exempt

Full description

Georgian Grade II Farmhouse with attached annexed barn, substantial stone and tile outbuildings (lapsed planning) pretty gardens, yard, manège and approximately 3.16 acres.

Highcroft Farm is located on the outskirts of the Mendip village of Gurney Slade which has a local store/post office and a large public house. The beautiful Cathedral City of Wells is approximately a 10-15 minute drive where all day to day amenities can be found. Wells is particularly well-known for its renowned range of educational establishments which include the Blue School and Wells Cathedral School. There are excellent road links via the A37 to both Bath (20 miles) and Bristol (21 miles). Rail links can be found within both cities as well as there being Castle Cary to the South, all stations have a direct service to London Paddington.

Highcroft Farm can be approached to the front over a gravelled drive with parking and turning area, alternatively there is a more used rear entrance into the extensive concrete yard providing parking and turning for numerous vehicles. The stone and tile outbuildings form an enclosure around the yard and comprise some 4,392 sq ft. To one side there is a DETACHED GARAGE and to the eastern boundary a partially converted STUDIO which attaches to the annexed barn conversion. There is a smaller yard area beyond. The land and manège (requires work) lie behind the outbuildings and amounts to approximately 3.16 acres. The formal gardens lie on the south side of the house and barn and comprise of level lawn behind stone walls. Herbaceous borders, kitchen garden, orchard area. There is a very attractive stone and tile well house.

There is a formal front entrance from the front gravelled driveway, alternatively and more used is a rear entrance from the concrete yard which leads from the parking area to the door into the rear hall, with flagged floor and doors into the kitchen, dining room, sitting room and opening into inner staircase hall. The staircase hall is a good space with plenty of study area and with stairs to one side leading to the first floor. Mellow brick fireplace inset with range and flagged floor. The sitting room on the south side of the property spans the width of the house with a fireplace at each end, one fitted with wood burning stove in dressed stone surround with a mix of timber and flagged flooring. The staircase rises to the first floor landing with sash window to the rear and inner landing leading to three double bedrooms and a bathroom. PLEASE OPEN THE BROCHURE LINK BELOW FOR FULL DETAILS OF THE PROPERTY.

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Added on Rightmove:
10 May 2016

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