5 bedroom house for saleCheddar Road, Axbridge
Sold STC £599,950
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Rarely will you find a property that offers a position, and view like this one!
A four / five bedroom, five bathroom, four reception room detached family residence looking straight to Cheddar / Axbridge reservoir from the Kitchen, Living Room, Dining Room, Family Room & Sun Room, along with bedrooms one, two and three! Having been updated and improved by the current vendors, this fabulous property offers the most versatile, yet modern living accommodation throughout!
There is beautifully appointed rear garden, a large double garage and off street parking for approximately 5 cars.
An internal inspection is strongly advised, to avoid disappointment!
Entrance Hall - Accessed through a uPVC double glazed door, with a matching obscure uPVC double glazed window, a spacious entrance hall with an open plan staircase to first floor accommodation. There are doors leading to kitchen, living room and separate ground floor double bedroom with en-suite shower room. There are also wall & ceiling lights, two power points, radiator, carpeted flooring.
Living Room - 5.18m x 3.96m (17 x 13 ) - From the entrance hall there is a decorative obscured glazed and panelled door to the living room.
The living room comprises of an extensive large deep glazed window giving optimum South Facing uninterrupted views of the Cheddar Reservoir, Nyland Hill and Somerset countryside beyond. There is a stone fireplace with inset grate and large black slate tiled hearth, currently used as an open fireplace, but this can be converted to a log burning stove area.
A variety of wall and recessed ceiling lighting all low voltage and LED bulbs. Ample double power points, Main BT and Television point.
Living Room -
Kitchen / Breakfast Room - 5.66m x 4.32m (18'7 x 14'2) - The Kitchen comprises of a large expanse of solid Light Oak cabinets comprising of a variety of pull out storage, raked base unit and shelved base units, wall and base units, drawers all fitted with easy glide and soft close catches. There is also a tall double doored matching Oak Wall unit with interior top lights, inset glass doors and shelves. This kitchen offers extensive areas of black textured effect worktops for cooking, food preparation and a large Breakfast Bar seating area for 4 adults for eating and entertaining. TV and internet point , Under-lighting to all wall units and Breakfast Bar, The ceiling recessed and track fittings are all low voltage LEDs. additional recessed power points to sides of main food preparation plinth area and Breakfast Bar.
The main Kitchen cooking area has a Vaulted ceiling with large East facing Velux double glazed window. There is a large Bottle Green Rangemaster Gas Hob with 5 burners, hotplate, below are full sized Electric fan Oven and main electric ovens, drawer and Grill A Rangemaster black full sized hood with lighting and extractor directly to outside. A corner Stainless steel sink with vegetable/waste disposal unit and drainer incorporated. A newly fitted 3Ltr Hot water unit beneath feeds the hot tap directly guarantying piping hot water on demand. Above the sink is a large UPVC Window and Stable door leading to the Garden and full view of small part covered patio, seating area and raised pond with water feature. The flooring in this area is a Kardean hard wearing flooring in muted green Warm Grey and tan colouration, picking up the colours of the units and feature wall tiles.
A door within the kitchen opens to a Cold store Larder shelved and with tiled cool shelf, venting and small fully glazed UPVC Double glazed window to the front of the property North Facing.
A second door leads directly from the kitchen to a Utility Room and also Toilet and shower room. All these areas also have low voltage lighting, and Kardean Flooring as Kitchen.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room -
Kitchen / Breakfast Room -
Kitchen / Breakfast Room -
Utility Room - 3.15m x 2.44m (max) (10'4 x 8 (max) ) - The Utility Room comprises of a long worktop with deep large Stainless Steel Sink and drainer unit and a series of Solid Light Oak base and wall units. There are spaces for Washing machine, Tumble Dryer and a second area of worktop with space for a Tall Freezer. Numerous power points and an external half obscured glazed door and front window to the front drive. There is also a Glazed window above the sink unit facing East and a large recessed area for shoes and hanging coats.
There is a full height cupboard currently used for with low voltage heating tube and airer for drying clothes. Power and light within.
Door to the shower room.
Shower Room - The shower shower room has an enclosed, fully tiled shower unit, low level WC and a Victorian style ceramic sink with towel rail.
Side aspect uPVC double glazed window.
Open Plan Dining Room - 3.02m x 2.54m (9'11 x 8'4 ) - The open plan dining room & sun rooms are linked directly from the kitchen / breakfast room, with access to the living room, also.
An extensive dining area with side aspect uPVC double glazed window and bi-folding doors to the living room. Central 5 blade oak effect fan above dining area, with controllable speeds.
Sun Room - 3.38m x 2.31m (11'1 x 7'7 ) - The sun room has large, south facing uPVC double glazed windows providing extensive, stunning and un-spoilt views of the Cheddar / Axbridge Reservoir , Nyland Hill and the Somerset countryside.
The flooring to this area is all solid Tasmanian Light Oak, numerous power points, recessed ceiling, low voltage, dimmable, LED lighting.
The Sun room also has a full side aspect uPVC double glazed windows and stable door leading out on to the patio, decking areas and main garden.
Family Room / Bedroom 5 - 4.42m x 3.33m (14'6 x 10'11) - A door from the entrance hall leads to a lobby area containing a recessed cupboard with shelving, power point and radiator.
The mains fuse box is located in this lobby also. The Lobby also offers internal access to the Double Garage via a full sized fire door .
A door leads from this directly from the lobby to the large open plan Bedroom / study / family room.
This room has a large south facing uPVC double glazed French doors with matching side panels leading to a private raised and West screened deck area, with integrated steps down to other patio areas and garden.
There are uninterrupted views of the Cheddar & Axbridge Reservoir, Nyland Hill and with Somerset countryside beyond.
TV and internet point , ample double power sockets and light switch to outside wall light. Door to;
Family Room / Bedroom 5 -
Family Room / Bedroom 5 View -
Shower Room - Suite comprising fully tiled shower enclosure with hand rail, ceiling light (incorporating extractor vent) and defused glazed door, large white sink and pedestal with shelf to side and shaver point, low level WC. There is a oblong obscured glazed West facing window, with large white ladder style radiator below. Flooring in non slip light wood panel effect vinyl.
First Floor Landing - Open plan with carpeted treads, power socket, half glazed uPVC windows to the front North Aspect with uninterrupted views of the Mendip Hills. There is an inset half height Slatted door with a cupboard containing shelving for linen, also currently housing the Valiant Combi Boiler. There is a hinged ceiling hatch with integrated loft ladder leading to the fully insulated storage, boarded area, with switch and light. Door to all bedrooms.
Master Bedroom - 3.94m x 3.63m (12'11 x 11'11) - A south facing double bedroom with and en-suite shower room.
The bedroom has a large uPVC glazed window with elevated view of uninterrupted views of the Cheddar Reservoir, Nyland Hill and the Somerset countryside beyond. There are two recessed wardrobes, one double one single. Wall and recessed ceiling lights, TV and internet and telephone socket. Additional power sockets. Door leading to the en-suite.
Master Bedroom -
En-Suite Shower Room - A fully tiled shower room with feature recessed alcove shelf area, inset Low voltage LED light. Base units and speckled deep blue coloured roll worktop with recessed white sink, fully enclosed Shower Cubicle with extractor vents. The flooring is a mix of neutral beige and tan speckled tones. Recessed ceiling lights. Tall Chrome towel rail with thermostatic controls and an electric time clock located on the bedroom side wall.
Bedroom Two - 4.37m x 3.30m (14'4 x 10'10) - A lovely, light, south facing room with a uPVC double glazed window. The large UPVC glazed window with elevated view of Uninterrupted views of the Cheddar / Axbridge Reservoir, Nyland Hill and across to the Mendip Hills and countryside beyond. A feature, floor to ceiling, Stone Chimney breast, painted in soft cream. Adjacent is a light oak effect rolled desk worktop with space for a wall mounted TV above this. Underneath there are power sockets TV and Internet points. There are additional double power sockets and recessed ceiling lights with Low Voltage LEDs. and a single socket near entrance side wall.
Bedroom Two -
Bedroom Two -
Bedroom Three - 3.96m x 3.02m (13 x 9'11) - Another rear aspect room with a south facing uPVC double glazed window providing an elevated view of Uninterrupted views of the Cheddar / Axbridge Reservoir, Nyland Hill and Somerset countryside beyond. There is also a East facing window with view of Cheddar Gorge and Mendip Hills. Below this window there is a white sink and base unit. TV and internet point , ample double power sockets and central light fitting to bedroom, en-suite and shower cubicle. There is also a single recessed full height wardrobe with internal light. Bi-folding doors to;
Bedroom Three -
En-Suite Shower Room - A useful room with a shower, low level WC and with extractor vents. Flooring is non slip light wood panel effect vinyl.
Bedroom Four - 3.02m x 2.79m (9'11 x 9'2) - Door adjacent to front window comprises of a double bedroom with ample room for a wardrobe. This has two windows, a small window to the front with Mendip Hills view and a large window to the East side with view of the Cheddar Gorge and Mendips. Power points and central light, radiator.
Family Bathroom - The main bathroom comprises of a fully white rippled gloss tiled wall with a feature dove grey and silver band, above the double ended acrylic white bath, also with a wall mounted shower. There is a ceiling suspended shower curtain rail to side and shower wall. Overhead shower light with extractor vent incorporated. Grab handles to base of bath tiled plinth and on wall and a small fully tiled shelf area at the end of the bath. The west facing wall has a large obscured glazed UPVC window. Below this is a full size white ladder radiator with thermostat valve and an electric time clock option in adjacent base unit with fused switch. A second large window is to the front elevation, North Facing. Below there are a fully fitted full height cabinet with a series of matching base drawer and cabinet units in high white Gloss finish. The rolled Black speckled worktop has a recessed white basin. The walls are half feature tiled on this and West walls. There is a recessed shaver point on the wall adjacent to the main window. The floor comprises of black speckled effect vinyl covering. Recessed ceiling lighting to main bathroom area in Low voltage LEDs.
Outside - The Front Drive
Tegula block paving. With raised concrete lipped edge to Tarmacadam road, across the front of the drive.
Storm Drain to the left of the front door, leads to a soak away at the bottom left of the garden.
Steel drainage gullies take any driveway surface water to a soak away located under the blocked paving, in front of the double garage windows, located under the block pavers.
Parking provided for four cars on the drive with ease of access.
There is additional parking in the double garage and opposite the front drive, on grass verge for two more cars.
Roadway not adopted, all residents agreed a few years ago for a professional Main Highway contractor to re-surface of the road paying for their own frontage elements.
Road-curb edging stones opposite our main drive retain grassed aggregate parking area. there is also installed the railway sleeper bank to create the flower bed.
Pipework laid beneath the road between the telegraph pole near the railway sleeper bed to the base of the external Electrical utility cupboard to the west wall of the garage for additional lighting options.
A Power socket with circuit breaker is located by the adjacent to the front door. Both low feature stone wall lighting peirs have daylight censored low voltage bulbs. There is a motion censored wall light by main front door and front of garage main wall. The Utility door outside light is switched from inside the Utility room.
The Rear South Facing Garden has been professionally landscaped to our own design.
Granite main patio with ample space to accommodate a table and six chairs and a BBQ. Two further raised decking patios linked by a series of decking steps. The upper deck with screened diamond tressis panel to West aspect and unique designed galvanized inset rails and patio light .
All decks gain morning Easterly Sun thru to late afternoon West sun with a full and stunning view of the Cheddar Reservoir and Somerset countryside beyond.
An Irrigation system operates on four time zones from two computers to all main borders, fruit cage and greenhouse, rock gardens and additional individual feeds to serval container positions located in feature gravelled areas. Irrigation and computers included in sale of property.
Sweeping slate grey paths wind you around the feature lawns and various well stocked and established herbaceous & shrub borders and rock gardens. The current owner was a Garden designer for 20 years so many unusual plants with contrasting foliage for all year round colour.
There is a hexagonal pergoda styled roofed seating area with purpose built internal benches and rails from where to sit and view the Cheddar Gorge and reservoir. In the small adjacent pebble feature area there is a sunken pebble pond ready to have pump and electric connection.
There are two ponds a small wildlife pond with bog area near the sun room, there is also a raised, frame netted, rectangular deep fish pond with full external pumped filtration unit and optional deck covering part of it that currently houses a koi sprouting water feature (not included in sale). Adjacent to kitchen door and this pond is a small, clear roof covered, stone laid patio area for two people to sit and enjoy the view of the reservoir and garden.
The Storage shed has bench and shelving. Roof has recently been replaced with a new rubber covering providing an extended life.
Hexagonal feature Greenhouse includes several raised interlinking shelving units. There is an separate irrigation system installed and power from the Garage.
The fruit cage includes raised beds and various fruit bushes as well as computer controlled irrigation.
The side, fully paved passage, to the east side front of house gate includes two espalier fruit bushes, Two recently re-roofed log stores, side passage light and garage side half glazed door.
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