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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Wanstrow, Somerset

£650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Characterful Period Home
  • Integral Modern Annex
  • Detached Two Bedroom Barn Conversion
  • Further Scope For Development
  • Income Opportunity
  • Options To Run Holiday Let or B&B
  • Spacious Living Accommodation
  • Large Rear Conservatory
  • Ample Parking Space
  • Sizeable and well manicured Rear Garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Riverside Cottage, a super period residence circa 1800's, is being presented to the market as an interesting and appealing family home. The flexible and easy living space of the much loved property, having been updated, retains the plethora of super original and character features associated with a property of this era such as: open fireplaces and woodburner, ceiling beams and display recesses - to name a few. The charm continues throughout the property with the reception rooms enjoying a feeling of cosy ambiance. The kitchen, the focal room of the house, enjoys an electric Aga and an 'open plan' feel which leads into the dining room. There are two further reception rooms, five bedrooms and two bathrooms. The annex is beautifully presented, having been well designed with much thought having gone into the layout, enjoys a separate entrance and parking. The conservatory opens out to the delightful grounds. The barn is a super detached natural stone two bedroom barn conversion. Tastefully presented and updated. Parking and gardens. The remainder of the formal garden is a delight with an abundance of varied and unusual plants, willowy trees and shrubs, lawn, seating areas, well stocked flower borders and beds.

Property ref: 121_1716_4474232


Entrance Porch 
Ceramic tiled flooring, smooth finished ceiling with inset spot lights, electric switch board, front aspect timber framed bay Georgian style bay window, plenty of space for storing shoes and hanging coats, timber framed front door, internal doors opening into the Living room and Kitchen;

Kitchen 
12' 2" x 8' 10" (3.71m x 2.69m) Ceramic tiled flooring, smooth finished ceiling, AGG oven, a range of base and eye level wooden units with contrasting work surfaces, tiled splash back walls between the units, space for full height fridge freezer, Grant oil fired boiler, large opening with exposed support beam into the Dining Room;

Dining Room 
14' 1" x 12' 5" (4.29m x 3.78m) Flagstone flooring, smooth finished ceiling with exposed beams and exposed stone walls, large recess open cradle fire place with exposed stone surround and breast, 2 x front aspect double glazed timber framed windows, plenty of space for table and chairs, doorway leading into the Rear Hall;

Rear Hall 
Parquet flooring, smooth finished ceiling with inset spotlights, rear aspect double glazed uPVC window and door leading out to the rear garden, under stairs recess area, radiator, electric switch board, door leading into integral annex kitchen (blocked off from other side) and doors into cloakroom, utility and Living Room;

Living Room 
22' 11" x 12' (6.98m x 3.66m) Carpeted, textured ceiling, 2 x front aspect double glazed uPVC window, recess wood burning stove with exposed stone surround, 2 x radiator, television aerial point, dado railing, door leading to Entrance Hall.

Utility Room 
12' 7" x 8' (3.84m x 2.44m) Ceramic tiled flooring, smooth finished ceiling, rear aspect double glazed uPVC window, a range of base and eye level units with contrasting granite worktops (this area used to be a kitchen) extractor hood, space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher if required.

Master Bedroom 
14' 10" x 12' 3" (4.52m x 3.73m) Carpeted, smooth finished ceiling with sloping sides and exposed beams, front aspect double glazed timber framed window, chimney breast with recess either side, alcove area with shelving, radiator.

Bedroom Two 
9' x 8' (2.74m x 2.44m) Carpeted, built in double wardrobe, loft access hatch, front aspect double timber framed window, radiator.

Family Bathroom 
Wood effect laminate flooring, smooth finished ceiling with inset spotlights, corner panel enclosed bath with Victorian style brass taps and connected shower hose, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with brass taps, 2 x rear aspect double glazed uPVC windows, corner shower cubicle with an electric Triton power shower over.

Jack & Jill Shower Room 
This room links the main house with the internal annex. Tile effect vinyl flooring, smooth finished ceiling with inset spotlights, corner shower cubicle with an electric Triton power shower over, side aspect double glazed uPVc window, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome taps.

Bedroom Three 
9' x 8' (2.74m x 2.44m) Carpeted, built in double wardrobe, smooth finished ceiling, front aspect double timber framed window, radiator, television aerial point.

Living Area 
18' 1" x 15' 1" (5.51m x 4.60m) Oak flooring, smooth finished ceiling, open under stairs recess area, 2 x radiator, uPVC double glazed front door and window, television aerial point, alcove area, solid oak stairs rising to mezzanine bedroom and first floor, wide opening into the Conservatory;

Conservatory 
13' 9" x 12' 9" (4.19m x 3.89m) Edwardian style conservatory which is of uPVC contrition with a polycarbonate roof and side aspect French doors leading out to the rear garden, plenty of space for table and chairs.

Jack & Jill Kitchen 
9' 3" x 6' 8" (2.82m x 2.03m) This room links back to the main house but is blocked off with a full height fridge freezer. Range of base and eye level shaker style units with contrasting rolled edge wood effect laminate work surfaces, space for an electric oven and grill, rear aspect double glazed uPVC window overlooking the rear garden, one and a half stainless steel sink and drainer with chrome mixer tap, radiator, ceramic tiled flooring.

Mezzanine Bedroom 
15' 11" x 10' 6" (4.85m x 3.20m MAX) carpeted, smooth finished sloping ceilings, rear aspect double glazed timber framed Velux window, eaves storage hatch point.

Integral Annex Master Bedroom 
13' 10" x 12' 2" (4.22m x 3.71m) Carpeted, smooth finished ceiling with inset spotlights, exposed beams with sloping sides, feature arched alcove area with lighting, dressing area with eaves storage on both sides, front and rear aspect double glazed windows the rear having views across the garden and courtside beyond.

Kitchen/Dining Room 
13' 6" x 11' 9" (4.11m x 3.58m) Tile effect vinyl flooring, smooth finished ceiling with inset spotlights, a range of base and eye level wooden units with contrasting rolled edge laminate work surfaces, tile splash back walls between the units, inset ceramic four ring hob with oven under and extractor hood over, space and plumbing for washing machine and full height fridge freezer, side aspect double gazed timber framed window, stainless steel sink and drainer with chrome mixer tap, oil fired boiler, space for table and chairs, full height side aspect glazed window, door opening into cloakroom;

Cloakroom 
Tile effect vinyl flooring, low level WC, smooth finished ceiling, wall mounted wash hand basin with chrome taps.

Sitting Room 
16' 5" x 11' 9" (5.00m x 3.58m) Carpeted, smooth finished ceiling with inset spotlights, triple aspect double glazed timber framed window to front and bath sides, radiator, television aerial point, under stairs storage cupboard, stairs rising to first floor landing;

First Floor Landing 
Side aspect double glaze timber framed window when coming up the stairs, carpeted, storage cupboard with recess shelving, smooth finished ceiling with inset spotlights, doors to both bedrooms and bathroom.

Cottage Master Bedroom 
11' 9" x 11' 9" (3.58m x 3.58m) Carpeted, smooth finished ceiling with sloping sides, radiator, rear and side aspect double glazed timber framed window.

Cottage Bedroom Two 
11' 9" x 7' 5" (3.58m x 2.26m) Carpeted, smooth finished ceiling with sloping sides, radiator, rear aspect double glazed timber framed window and two side aspect Velux windows, built in double wardrobe with recess shelving over.

Bathroom 
Wood effect vinyl flooring, smooth finished ceiling with sloping sides and inset spotlights, extractor fan, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome taps and tiled splash back wall, panel enclosed bath with full height tiling and glass shower screen, side aspect double glaze timber framed velux window.

OUTSIDE 
A gated driveway from Mead Lane provides off road parking for numerous vehicles and incorporates a turning circle with magnolia tree. There are areas of lawn at the front and side of the house, with access to the rear garden. Currently presented in three sections, the rear garden is fully enclosed and runs the full width of the property. Predominantly laid to lawn with large patio terrace, mature trees, shrubs and plants the garden offers considerable potential and adjoins open countryside.

LOCATION 
Wanstrow is a pretty village situated approximately four miles from Frome and just 19 miles from the Georgian city of Bath. Within Wanstrow there is a church, a village hall and a popular public house, named The Pub at Wanstrow. A couple of miles away at Nunney Catch, there is a petrol station with shop and a Fish & Chip restaurant. The village borders picturesque scenery and lovely walks for all the family. There is a wide range of excellent schools in the area both public and private sectors including Downside at Stratton on the Fosse, Millfield at Street, Wells Cathedral School, Sunny Hill (Bruton School for Girls) and Kings School at Bruton. The main line railway station at Castle Cary is located only 10 miles away (London/Paddington in 90 mins) and from Gillingham, which connects to Waterloo.

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Added on Rightmove:
01 September 2017

Nearest stations

  • Bruton (4.7 mi)
  • Frome (5.6 mi)
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35 High Street, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5AQ

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Nearest stations

  • Bruton (4.7 mi)
  • Frome (5.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Charles Barnard, Shepton Mallet

35 High Street, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5AQ

03339 873702 Local call rate

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