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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Zion Hill, Oakhill

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Property Description

Key features

  • Modern detached house (1980's)
  • Sitting room with large fireplace
  • Separate living room / additional bedroom
  • Kitchen with appliances
  • 32' Conservatory with wonderful outlook
  • Four first floor bedrooms
  • Master with en-suite & dressing room
  • Gated driveway & double garage
  • Gardens to front and rear
  • 4.5 acres (1.82ha) of adjoining paddock

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION The Elms is a finely proportioned stone-fronted detached residence, built in the 1980's, pleasantly situated in a peaceful position with the sought-after Mendip village of Oakhill. Offering spacious accommodation measuring approx. 2000 sq. ft. the property enjoys plenty of natural light and the most wonderful rural views to the rear. We are pleased to offer the property for sale together with approx. 4.5 acres (1.82ha) of adjoining paddock which benefits from a stable block (in need of repair), main road access and water.

On entering the property there is a hall with under stairs cupboard and ground floor WC. The sitting room incorporates a large stone fireplace with open fire, wooden floor and leads through to the superb 32 foot conservatory that runs across the back of the property. Across the hall, there is a separate reception room that could easily be used an additional bedroom, if required. The kitchen has been fitted with a range of matching floor and wall units with granite work surfaces, natural stone tiled floor and a range of integrated appliances including dishwasher, oven and hob. An opening to the conservatory has created an excellent family entertaining an dining space, making the most of the enviable outlook. The conservatory is double glazed to all sides with two sets of French doors out to the garden and offers a versatile living space.

On the first floor, the Master bedroom is a good size room with built in double wardrobes and benefits from a private dressing room and en-suite facilities. Fitted with a matching white suite, the en-suite bathroom includes a freestanding roll-top bath and separate shower cubicle. There are three further bedrooms on the first floor and a large family bathroom, also with separate shower.


OUTSIDE Electric double gates with intercom system give access into the property. At the front there is a good size walled garden, laid to lawn and access to either side of the house through to the rear. The driveway provides extensive off road parking and leads to a double garage (measurements on floor plan). The garage has an electric door, light. power and incorporates a utility area with plumbing for washing machine. The garage also houses the floor standing boiler for the oil central heating and has internal access to the Kitchen.

Adjoining the property and accessed directly from the rear garden is approx. 4.5 acres (1.82ha) of paddock, which benefits from a stable block, currently in need of repair, water and vehicular access directly from the A367 and we also understand from the neighbouring village hall.  

LOCATION Oakhill lies to the Eastern end of the Mendip Hills within easy commuting distance of Bristol and Bath, five miles from Wells and four miles from Shepton Mallet. The nearby main line rail links are situated at Castle Cary, Bath and Bristol. The village enjoys a varying range of different age and style of properties with many period and individual homes. Within the village there are two excellent pubs, both of which offer superb food - The Mendip Inn which is located on the A37 and the award winning Oakhill Inn on Fosse Road. The village also has a doctor's surgery, two churches, village hall and recreation field, plus an excellent primary school. There are several secondary schools within easy reach such as Whitstone School in Shepton Mallet, The Blue School in Wells and Norton Hill in Midsomer Norton. For private education, The Cathedral School at Wells, Downside at Stratton-on-the-Fosse, All Hallows at Cranmore, Kings, Bruton School for Girls and Millfield at Street are also easily accessible. Sporting and leisure facilities in the area include racing at Wincanton and Bath, golf at Wells and near Oakhill, sailing or fishing at Chew Valley and Blagdon Lakes. In addition, there is a Leisure Centre in Wells offering a variety of recreational facilities.  

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 October 2016



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