4 bedroom equestrian facility for sale

Cheddar Road, Cocklake, Wedmore, Somerset, BS28

£599,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Farmhouse
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • 4435 sq ft Of Outbuildings
  • 1.5 Acre Paddock & Orchard
  • Attractive Formal Gardens
  • Driveway
  • Countryside Views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Stonewalls is an impressive detached farmhouse with 4435 sqft of outbuildings and one and a half acre paddock and orchard. The extended farmhouse benefits from four bedrooms, three receptions and attractive gardens to the front, side and rear. An internal viewing is essential to appreciate all the potential this eminently desirable property has to offer!

Situated in a delightful rural hamlet, within a short drive of the desirable Somerset villages of Wedmore and Cheddar, we are delighted to offer for sale this impressive farm house with gorgeous views over the surrounding countryside and approximately one and half acres of paddock and orchard and several outbuildings. The farmhouse is believed to be over 150 years old and has been in the same family for over 50 years. Offering spacious accommodation including a 15'9 x 12'8 Sitting Room, 17'4 x 8'5 Dining Room, Family Room and 15'7 x 9'8 Kitchen/Breakfast Room on the ground floor. To the first floor there are four bedrooms, a family bathroom, master en-suite and a dressing/study area adjacent to the master bedroom. Externally, the property is accessed by a wooden gate leading to a well maintained front garden and driveway leading up the side of the house providing off parking for several vehicles and also leading to 4435 sq ft of outbuildings including a barn/open shed, tractor shed, deep litter house and a lock-up. In addition to the outbuildings there is approximately 1.46 acres of paddock and orchard situated adjacent to the farmhouse and outbuildings with a separate entrance from Cheddar Road. Properties of this calibre rarely become available so we would urge an early appointment to view internally.

Cocklake is a sought after hamlet between Cheddar and Wedmore. Wedmore is a thriving village set on a high ridge above the Somerset Levels with a rich history and architectural heritage. Established in Saxon times, the modern day Wedmore is an exciting social and commercial rural centre with a wide range of retail and leisure facilities including a selection of boutique shops. Day to day amenities include a newsagents/general stores, chemist, butcher, delicatessen, post office, fishmongers, grocers, a range of eateries, 3 public houses. A lively and friendly community, Wedmore hosts over 70 organisations with a diversity of cultural and sporting activities including opera, theatre, parkland golf course, floodlit all weather tennis courts, indoor and outdoor bowling greens and both cricket and football pitches. There is a community run bus service to the larger nearby towns and highly prized local state schooling including Wedmore First School, Hugh Sexeys Middle School in Blackford and Kings of Wessex Upper School at Cheddar. Access to the national motorway network is just c 9 miles distant via junction 22 of the M5 with Bristol International Airport c 15 miles via the A38. The Cathedral City of Wells is c 10 miles distant whilst the larger centres of Bristol and Bath are c 21 and 27 miles respectively.

Entrance 
Access to the property is at the rear of the house through a new front door into the porch with windows looking out to the private rear garden. From the porch another door leads into the Lobby area with further doors to the downstairs shower room and the dining room. There is a useful storage cupboard in the lobby area. There is also another door on the other side of the house with direct access into the entrance hallway through a timber door where there is a further storage cupboard. From that side of the house a part glazed door in to the:

Utility Room 
3.8m x 1.96m
White gas fired Rayburn cooker heats the hot water to the property and cooking. Storage cupboard, range of cupboards with work top over, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Stainless steel circular sink. Ceramic tiled flooring. As with the rest of the property there is a new fitted double glazed window overlooking the rear garden and paddock.

Snug 
3.89m x 3.63m
To the right of the hallway, a wonderful light room with far reaching countryside views. Stripped pine fire surround with tiled hearth, multi-fuel stove and exposed stone behind. Part exposed stone wall. Electric radiator.

Kitchen 
5.16m x 3.4m
A range of newly fitted base and wall cupboards with double stainless steel sinks and taps. Zanussi electric double oven with halogen hob. Built under fridge. Recessed shelving. Walk in Pantry with shelving and space for fridge or freezer. Plenty of room for a table and chairs. Window overlooking the rear elevation and views to the rear garden. Ceramic tiled floor. Enclosed staircase leads to the first floor accommodation. Understairs cupboard. From the kitchen a door takes you out to the rear lobby area and in to the:

Dining Room 
5.3m x 2.6m
A light room with a window at the front offering far reaching views across to the Mendip Hills. Electric radiator. Door to:

Sitting Room 
5.03m x 3.9m
A large light and airy room, again with lovely views to the front elevation and front garden. Multi fuel stove and a stone hearth with exposed stone fire surround and feature display shelving. Back to the rear lobby and a door to:

Ground Floor Shower Room 
Window to the side elevation. Low level WC and wash hand basin. Recently installed shower cubicle with electric Mira shower. Fully tiled walls and floor. Back to the kitchen and stairs leading to the:

Landing 
Access to three of the bedrooms, the family bathroom and also to the second landing area.

Master Bedroom 
5.46m x 2.6m
Accessed from the second landing area. New double glazed window at the front with far reaching views across to the Mendip Hills and beyond. Exposed stone along one wall. Loft hatch. Door to:

Master En Suite 
2.62m x 2.4m
Pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Plumbing for shower ready. Newly carpeted room. Window overlooking the rear elevation and paddock. Landing Area/Study Area 14' 10" x 6' 9" (4.52m x 2.06m) Connected to the master bedroom this area could be used as a study or a dressing room. It could also be used as an occasional bedroom. Attractive sloping ceiling and a window overlooking the rear of the property. Walk in cupboard with part shelving. Further cupboard over the staircase. Electric radiator and loft access. NB: This area could also offer space for a further staircase to the loft area.

Bedroom Two 
3.89m x 3.18m
Another double bedroom with wonderful open views of the countryside.

Bedroom Three 
3.86m x 2.82m
Again to the front elevation with far reaching views.

Bedroom Four 
2.77m x 2.41m
Another bedroom to the front elevation, once again with far reaching countryside views.

Family Bathroom 
2.87m x 3.45m
Fully tiled walk in shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and a low level WC. Cast iron bath with chrome taps. Window overlooking the views to the rear garden and paddock, large walk in airing cupboard, fitted with slatted shelving, hot water cylinder ands electric immersion. Tiled walls and carpeted flooring.

Outside 
The property is approached via a driveway from the road and enclosed by mature laurel hedging. Gates enclose the outbuildings from the front driveway to allow access for any machinery or farm vehicles. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with well stocked flower borders. There is an enclosed patio area with a useful Wooden Shed. To the rear of the property, steps lead up to a rear garden designed with easy maintenance in mind. From the adjoining land there is a second gate opening directly on to the road. A pedestrian gate from the rear formal garden as well as an access gate from the driveway lead to the outbuildings, orchard and paddocks. The paddock and orchard are thought to measure approx. 1.46 of an acre.

Garage and Parking 
4.52m x 3.28m
Concrete floor, window to the rear. In addition to the garage there is parking on the front for several vehicles.

Outbuilding 2 
15.9m x 15.4m
Former livestock building. Power, light and water connected.

Outbuilding 1 and adjoining Woodstore 
10.41m x 9.0m
Large, secure storage, currently sub divided into smaller units but could be made into one larger area if desired. Light, power and water are connected. There is an adjoining Woodstore.

Former Chicken House 
7.24m x 3.68m
Enclosed from the driveway, and formerly a chicken house.

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03 October 2016

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Providence House The Borough, Wedmore, BS28 4EG

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Nearest station

  • Highbridge & Burnham (7.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

CJ Hole, Wedmore

Providence House The Borough, Wedmore, BS28 4EG

01934 267028 Local call rate

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