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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Fair Hill, Shipham, WINSCOMBE

Sold STC £350,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Unique Detached Property
Sought After Village Location
Spacious Accommodation
Sitting Room & Dining Room
Kitchen, Utility & Cloakroom
3 Double Bedrooms & Bathroom
Upvc D/Glaz & Gas Heating
Driveway & Single Garage
Pleasant Landscaped Gardens
No Forward Chain

This unique detached property was built in 1965 and has been within the same family ownership since 1969. The property is situated in a sought after location just a short walk from the village and is very well presented throughout with delightful landscaped gardens to the front and rear. Additional benefits include Upvc double glazed windows and gas fired central heating and there is the potential for extension if required subject to any necessary planning approval and regulation. The light and spacious accommodation briefly comprises: Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Utility Room, Cloakroom, First Floor Landing, three double Bedrooms and Bathroom. Outside, there is a gated driveway providing off street parking for 2-3 vehicles which in turn leads to the attached single garage. The front and rear gardens have been landscaped now providing a relaxing outside space in which to unwind and early viewing is advised in order to fully appreciate the property, gardens and village location.

Shipham is a highly sought after village nestled beautifully within the surrounding Somerset countryside, an area of outstanding natural beauty, ideally situated for those with a keen interest in outdoor pursuits. Just a short distance from the property, access is available onto the Mendip Hills providing excellent walking, horse riding and mountain biking opportunities with many other pursuits on offer in the local area. Nearby is the local Church of St Leonard's, which traces its foundations back to the mid 13th century although was re-built in 1842 and other village amenities including: General Store/Butcher, Public House/Hotel, Filling Station and the village Hall, the hub of varied activities. A more comprehensive range of facilities are on offer in the village Winscombe. With education very much in mind for some there are an excellent range of schools serving the local community with primary education available at Shipham Church of England First School, Fairlands Middle School, Cheddar and secondary education at The Kings of Wessex Academy in Cheddar. Private schooling is also available close by in Sidcot and within approximately a 30 minutes drive Wraxall, Wells and Bristol. For those commuting there are mainline railway connections at Weston-super-Mare, Yatton and Backwell providing direct access to Bristol City centre and other major towns and cities with access to the M5 motorway network available at junctions 20 (Clevedon), 21 (St Georges) and 22 (Edithmead). For those travelling further afield Bristol International Airport is within a 15 minute drive.

From Winscombe village centre with Farrons office on the left hand side proceed up through the village on Woodborough Road bearing left at the top onto Sidcot Lane. Proceed to the traffic lights and turn left onto the Bristol Road (A38). After approximately ½ mile turn right onto Broadway, signposted to Shipham. At the 'T' junction, turn right onto Turnpike Road and proceed into the village centre. Turn left onto Hollow Road and first left again into Fair Hill where the property can be found a short distance along on the right hand side and is identified by the Farrons for sale notice.

Entrance Porch:
With obscure glass Upvc double glazed windows and doors to the front and rear with further double glazed door and window leading to:

Entrance Hall:
Open tread staircase rising to the first floor, tongue and groove pine ceiling, radiator and telephone point.

Sitting Room:
5.74m (18ft 10in) x 3.48m (11ft 5in)
Feature stone fireplace with open grate and tiled hearth, pine tongue and groove ceiling, two radiators, wall lights, television point and large Upvc double glazed picture window and door to the front elevation.

Sitting Room.
Dining Room:
3.17m (10ft 5in) x 3m (9ft 10in)
Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator.

4.11m (13ft 6in) max x 2.34m (7ft 8in)
Range of fitted wood fronted wall, base and drawer units with complementing work surfaces over, tiled surrounds and under unit lighting. Inset 1 ½ bowl single drainer sink unit with chrome mixer tap. Built-in NEFF 4 ring electric hob with extractor hood over and Neff electric oven. Space and plumbing for washing machine, fridge with recess for a tall fridge/freezer. Built-in storage cupboard, Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation and door to:

Utility Room:
2.13m (7ft 0in) x 1.75m (5ft 9in)
Fitted with wall and base units with complementing work surface over, tiled flooring and Upvc double glazed doors leading to the front and rear gardens.

White suite comprising: Low level W.C, wall mounted wash hand basin and fully tiled walls.

First Floor Landing:
Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation, radiator and pine tongue and groove ceiling.

Bedroom 1:
5.71m (18ft 9in) x 3.3m (10ft 10in)
Upvc double glazed window to the front elevation with pleasant views, built-in vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, light and electric shaver socket over, radiator, pine tongue and groove ceiling and built-in cupboard housing Worcester gas fired boiler supplying central heating and hot water.

Bedroom 2:
3.15m (10ft 4in) x 2.97m (9ft 9in)
Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator and pine tongue and groove ceiling.

Bedroom 3:
3.05m (10ft 0in) x 2.64m (8ft 8in)
Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation, radiator and pine tongue and groove ceiling.

White suite comprising: Panelled ceramic bath with hot and cold taps, pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps, electric shaver socket, low level W.C, chrome heated towel rail, part tiled walls and obscure glass Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation.

The property is approached via a gated driveway providing parking for 2-3 vehicles which in turn leads to the attached single garage.

5.61m (18ft 5in) x 2.77m (9ft 1in)
With up and over door, lighting, power sockets and window to the rear.

Front Garden:
The front gardens have been landscaped with decorative stone chippings and paved beds planted with an attractive range of shrubs. Gated side access leads to a storage area and in turn to the rear garden.

Rear Garden:
The enclosed rear garden has also been tastefully landscaped to include: An area of lawn, paved sun terrace and pathways with slate chipping borders and two decked seating areas. The garden is enclosed with timber fencing and attractive raised flower/shrub borders.

Rear Garden.
Rear Garden..
Floor Plan

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 March 2016

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