5 bedroom detached house for sale

Chew Hill, Chew Magna

Sold STC £1,180,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Ground floor: Galleried reception hall, drawing room, sitting room, family room, dining room, kitchen with Rayburn, office, utility, cloak and shower room and bathroom
  • First Floor: Master bedroom one with dressing room and en suite bathroom, four further double bedrooms, second en suite, balcony and bathroom
  • Private drive entrance
  • Second yard entrance
  • Double Garage
  • Several detached outbuildings with potential (subject to planning permission)
  • Flagged south facing terrace, formal gardens, former lawn tennis court, pasture and paddocks
  • EPC rating: E

Full description

A LARGE DETACHED FAMILY HOUSE LOCATED ON THE EDGE OF THE VILLAGE OFFERING SOME 4400 SQ FT OF ACCOMMODATION
12 ACRES OF LAND AND GARDENS AND VIEWS SPANNING THE CHEW VALLEY.
Ground floor: Galleried reception hall, drawing room, sitting room, family room, dining room, kitchen with Rayburn, office, utility, cloak and shower room and bathroom.
Bristol 11 miles, Bath 15 miles, Wells 14 miles, Bristol Airport 6.5 miles, M4 (J18) 24 miles, M5 (J19) 14 miles, Bristol Temple Meads 9 miles, Bath Spa 15 miles. Distances approximate.
First Floor: Master bedroom one with dressing room and en suite bathroom, four further double bedrooms, second en suite, balcony and bathroom.

Private drive entrance, second yard entrance. double garage, several detached outbuildings with potential (subject to planning permission), flagged south facing terrace, formal gardens, former lawn tennis court, pasture and paddocks.

DESCRIPTION 
Chew Hill Holt is a substantial detached property. It has been in the same ownership for the last 18 years and prior to that occupied by the same family for many years. The present owners have updated the interior accommodation which offers some 4400 sq ft of accommodation over two floors. The gardens, yard and outbuildings would lend themselves to further development (subject to any necessary planning permission).

SITUATION 
Chew Hill Holt occupies a quite superb location, on the edge of Chew Magna, a short walk to all facilities and schools. It sits beautifully in 12 acres of land surrounding the house to the south, west and north, allowing a good deal of privacy and seclusion. Chew Magna is a thriving village and is seen as the centre of the Chew Valley. It is busy village with plenty of facilities, pubs, churches, primary and comprehensive schools. A variety of shops, bank and medical centre at nearby Chew Stoke, along with a leisure centre. It has easy access to Bristol. Temple Meads and Bristol International Airport. Chew Magna is in the green belt between Bristol and Bath, an area dominated by the Lakes and Mendip Hills. There are plenty of country pursuits including sailing, bird watching, walking and riding. Chew Hill Holt is located on Chew Hill which leads away from the village towards Bristol. It's slightly elevated position offers a quite magnificent view over the...

ACCOMMODATION 
The accommodation is laid over two floors with a formal front entrance into the porch leading into a galleried reception hall, from which there are doors to the principal reception rooms. All of which face south with views over the garden to the land and views beyond. In addition to the three main reception rooms there is a dining room, study, cloakroom/shower room, bathroom and kitchen breakfast room. Many of the floors are hardwood and the sitting and dining rooms have fireplaces and doors opening onto the south facing terrace. The staircase leads from the hall via a half landing with feature full height arched window to the first floor landing. All the bedrooms are double rooms and four of them face south with lovely views. The master bedroom is very large and has an en suite bathroom, sauna and dressing room. The guest bedroom also has an en suite bathroom and balcony; the three further bedrooms are served by a family bathroom.

OUTSIDE 
Chew Hill Holt is approached from Chew Hill via high timber electronically operated gates onto a brick cobbled driveway offering plenty of parking and turning for numerous vehicles. There is a second vehicular access just up the road from the main entrance which is currently used as large vehicle entrance, it would be perfect for horse box or commercial vehicles as it leads to the rear of the property where there is a large yard area. The Gardens lie predominantly to the south of the house with a flagged terrace running along the front elevation, there are doors from most of the reception rooms onto this terrace. Steps lead down from the terrace to the level lawned garden which wraps around the side of the house. On the east side is a former lawn tennis court with shrub borders and there are a number of mature trees. A wrought iron gate in the walled boundary leads into the front paddock. To the rear of the house is a former kitchen garden and pond.

OUTBUILDINGS 
DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE FORMER COACH HOUSE AGRICULTURAL BUILDING

LAND 
The land lies to the front side and rear of the house and offers superb views over the village, valley, lake and to the Mendip Hills to the south and towards Bath to the east. It slopes down at the front of the house and rises to the rear to join Nutgrove Lane. There is an old gateway ? disused in Nutgrove Lane, a five bar gate onto Chew Hill on the southern boundary and a vehicular entrance just up from the main entrance into the yard area. In all 12 acres.

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02 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Parson Street (4.4 mi)
  • Bedminster (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Parson Street (4.4 mi)
  • Bedminster (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

David James & Partners, Wrington, North Somerset

Barley Wood Stables, Long Lane, Wrington, North Somerset, BS40 5SA

01934 267011 Local call rate

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