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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Oakridge Lane, Winscombe

Sold STC £399,950

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Stone Built Barn Conversion
Sought After Village Location
Outstanding Rural Views
Some Updating Required
Sitting Room & Dining Room
Kitchen, Utility & Conservatory
3 Double Bedrooms & Bathroom
Delightful Enclosed Rear Garden
Parking for 2-3 Vehicles
Additional Walled Garden
Early Viewing is Advised

An excellent opportunity to acquire a stone built barn conversion, situated within the much sought after and exclusive hamlet of Sidcot, just a short walk from the world renowned 'Sidcot School'. We understand that this delightful property was converted to a residential dwelling circa 1968 and as such retains many features associated with this period. The property is presented in good order throughout and provides very comfortable accommodation for immediate occupation although in our opinion will require some modernisation in due course with scope to extend if required (subject to any necessary planning permission and consent needed). One of the key features of the property is its location, the delightful rear gardens and outstanding views across the surrounding countryside. An internal viewing of the property would be highly recommended as we anticipate considerable interest from the outset. In brief, the accommodation includes: Entrance Hall with Cloakroom off, L'Shaped Living Room with open tread staircase, Conservatory, Dining Room, Kitchen and Utility Room. First Floor Landing, 3 Double Bedrooms and Bathroom. The property is approached via a shared driveway which leads to exclusive parking for 2-3 vehicles. Gated side access leads to the delightful enclosed rear garden which will clearly appeal to those with a keen gardening interest. Viewing is strictly by appointment only through Farrons Estate Agents: 01934 842000

The property is located in the very desirable hamlet of Sidcot on the outskirts of Winscombe Village which offers a full range of facilities and amenities including: Various Retail Outlets and Professional Practices, Library, Public House/Restaurant, Hairdressers, Beauty Salons, Optician, Churches, Pharmacy and Doctor, Dentist and Veterinary Surgery's. There is a village market on Thursdays located at the Community Centre and for those with hobbies and interests, there are many clubs and organisations running in the village including: Art Classes, Ramblers Club, Badminton, Football, Rugby, Cricket, Tennis and Bowling Clubs to name just a few. The village also has a Primary School, and Sports Club. Winscombe is surrounded by beautiful countryside, designated an area of outstanding natural beauty providing excellent riding and walking opportunities. There are several lakes located within the area which cater for the sailing and fishing enthusiasts and there is a Dry Ski Slope facility and Equestrian Centre in nearby Churchill. The popular Churchill Academy with Sixth Form Centre is within 3 miles which also benefits from a Sports Centre and Swimming Pool and there are a number of private schools available in the area including: Sidcot School which is just a short walk away. Winscombe is ideally situated for those travelling further afield and is well served by a local bus service with mainline railway connections at Weston-super-Mare, Yatton and Backwell providing access to Bristol Temple Meads, London Paddington and other major towns and cities. Access to the M5 Motorway network is available at junction 20 Clevedon, 21 St Georges and 22 Edithmead and Bristol International Airport is within a 20-minute drive.

From Bristol heading South West on the A38 enter the village of Churchill. At the traffic lights proceed straight ahead on New Road (A38) and follow the road up the hill and through a right-hand bend passing a petrol filling station on the left. Continue on this road, now called the Bristol Road (A38) for approximately ¼ mile passing through the Hamlet of Star. After a further ½ mile turn left at the top of the hill onto Oakridge Lane and proceed past Sidcot School on the right-hand side. Continue along passing first Newcombe Lane on the left and then Fountain Lane on the right and after a short distance, the property can be found on the right-hand side.

Storm Porch:
With stone slabbed floor, outside lantern and solid wood entrance door to:-

Entrance Hall:
Pine ceiling, radiator and bespoke glass door leading into the sitting room.

Coloured suite including: Low level W.C, wash hand basin, radiator, wall light, tiled walls and flooring, pine ceiling and obscure glass window to the front elevation.

L Shaped Sitting Room:
6.91m (22ft 8in) max x 6.1m (20ft 0in) max
Feature stone fireplace with recessed shelving and television plinth, tiled hearth and inset living flame gas fire, open tread staircase rising to the first floor accommodation, radiator, pine ceiling, secondary glazed window to the front elevation and sliding patio doors leading to the conservatory.

L Shaped Sitting Room.
2.87m (9ft 5in) x 2.36m (7ft 9in)
Upvc double glazed windows and French doors providing a pleasant rear aspect to the garden. Slate flooring and fitted wall lights.

Dining Room:
4.39m (14ft 5in) x 2.51m (8ft 3in)
Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation, exposed beams, radiator and wall lights.

2.69m (8ft 10in) x 2.26m (7ft 5in)
Fitted with a range of wall, base and drawer units with Formica work surfaces over and tiled surrounds. Inset 1 ½ bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit with chrome mixer tap, built in Miele 4 ring electric hob with extractor hood over and built in eye level Miele double oven, space and plumbing for washing machine, tiled flooring and pine ceiling, Upvc double glazed window with a pleasant rear aspect overlooking the garden and surrounding countryside beyond.

Utility Room:
2.49m (8ft 2in) max x 1.47m (4ft 10in)
Built-in cupboard housing Potterton gas fired boiler supplying central heating and hot water, space and plumbing for washing machine and fridge/freezer, tiled flooring and ½ glazed Upvc door leading to the rear garden.

First Floor Landing:
Pine ceiling, secondary glazed window to the front elevation and built-in airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.

Bedroom 1:
5.36m (17ft 7in) x 2.74m (9ft 0in)
Upvc double glazed windows to the side and rear elevations affording outstanding rural views, built-in 5 door mirrored wardrobe unit, radiator, pine ceiling and fitted wall lights.

Bedroom 1.
Bedroom 2:
3.66m (12ft 0in) x 3.53m (11ft 7in)
Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation affording outstanding rural views, built-in triple wardrobe unit, radiator, pine ceiling and fitted wall lights.

Bedroom 3:
3.51m (11ft 6in) x 3.25m (10ft 8in)
Upvc double glazed window to the rear elevation affording outstanding rural views, built-in double wardrobe unit, radiator, pine ceiling and fitted wall lights.

Shower Room:
Coloured suite including: Corner shower unit with sliding doors and mains fed shower, fitted vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, low level W.C, bidet, fully tiled walls, heated towel rail, pine ceiling and tiled flooring, obscure glass Upvc double glazed window to the front elevation.

The property is approached via a shared driveway which in turn leads to exclusive parking for 2-3 vehicles. Gated side access leads to:-

Rear Garden:
Enclosed rear garden with fence and hedge boundaries, predominantly laid to lawn with a range of mature trees, shrubs and flower borders. There is a paved sun terrace with sunken garden pond and steps leading down to the lawn. The garden enjoys an open aspect to an adjoining paddock at the rear with outstanding views across the surrounding countryside.

Rear Garden.
Walled Garden:
In addition, there is a walled garden located at the front of the property although not adjacent to it offering the potential for additional parking or the erection of a garage facility if required (subject to any planning permission and consent required). This area of garden is surrounded by natural stone wall boundaries and is laid to lawn with a timber garden shed and a range of mature trees and shrubs.

Floor Plan

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 August 2017

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