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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Lane, Badgworth, Axbridge


Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Detached Country House
Sought After Village Location
Well Presented Throughout
Versatile Accommodation
4 Receptions, 4 Bedrooms
Bathroom, W.C & En-Suite
Double Glazing & Calor Gas C/H
Driveway & Double Garage
Pleasant Mature Gardens
Early Viewing Advisable

A charming 1930's detached country house set in mature gardens, situated within the sought after Somerset village of Badgworth with pleasant views across the surrounding countryside. The property has been subject to extension and improvement in the past whilst still retaining many of the features associated with the period and provides scope for further enhancement if required. The property is well presented throughout with double glazed windows and cavity wall insulation, offering versatile accommodation including: Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall, Sitting Room and Snug. Spacious open plan Kitchen/Dining Room, Study and Utility Room. Split level First Floor Landing, 4 Bedrooms, Family Bathroom, Separate W.C and En-Suite. Outside, the property is approached via a five-bar gated entrance with driveway providing parking for several vehicles which in turn leads to the double garage. The well stocked gardens surround the property and form a particular feature that will clearly appeal to those with a keen gardening interest. This is in our opinion an excellent opportunity to purchase a delightful country property and early viewing is recommended.

The property is situated in a quiet position within the charming Somerset village of Badgworth where there are a number of fine period houses and cottages, a local village Church and Hall. Badgworth is a rural community situated a short drive away from the Medieval Town of Axbridge and the village of Wedmore both offering a range of amenities and shopping facilities. Being a rural area, there are a range of outdoor pursuits available including golf at the Isle of Wedmore Golf Club, walking, horse riding, mountain biking and fishing. For those with hobbies and interests, there are a number of clubs and societies in the area. The property lies within the school catchment area of Weare Academy First School, Hugh Sexey Middle School and The Kings of Wessex Academy in Cheddar with private schooling available at Millfield in Street, the Cathedral School in Wells and Sidcot School near Winscombe. For those travelling further afield, access to the M5 motorway network is available at junction 22 (Edithmead) with mainline railway connections at Highbridge, Weston-super-Mare, Yatton and Backwell. Bristol International Airport is approximately a 20 minute drive away.

From Bristol heading South West on the Bristol Road (A38) enter the village of Churchill. At the traffic lights proceed straight ahead. Follow the road for approximately 1 mile passing through the Hamlet of Star. After a further ½ mile proceed past Sidcot School on the left hand side and drop down the hill to a set of traffic lights. Continue straight ahead onto Bridgwater Road (A38) for approximately 1.5 mile passing the village of Cross at the bottom of the hill on the right hand side. Now on Turnpike Road, after a further mile proceed through the village of Lower Weare, passing Notting Hill Way on the left. Continue for another mile or so down the road and turn left onto Badgworth Lane. Take the first available turning on the left onto Church Lane and procced up the hill and through a series of bends where the property can be found on the right hand side.

Entrance Porch:
Upvc double glazed windows and door, tiled flooring, cottage style entrance door with leaded glass insert and side windows to:

Entrance Hall:
Staircase rising to the first floor, radiator.

Sitting Room:
5.51m (18ft 1in) excluding bay x 3.86m (12ft 8in)
A dual aspect room with a pleasant outlook. Upvc double glazed bay window and further bay with window seat. Feature fireplace surround with marble hearth and inset electric fire, period plate rack surround, television point and two radiators.

3.86m (12ft 8in) excluding bay x 3.35m (11ft 0in)
A cosy dual aspect room with Upvc double glazed bay window and French doors leading to the gardens. Hole in the wall fireplace with mantle over, picture rail, television point and two radiators.

Kitchen Area:
4.06m (13ft 4in) x 3.76m (12ft 4in)
Range of Cottage style cream fronted wall, base and drawer units with complementing wood block effect work surfaces over and original built-in dresser unit with cupboards, drawers and glass display units. Inset single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, built-in Calor gas fired Aga cooker with double oven and two hot plates with tiled surround, mantle over and suspended wooden drying rail. Space and plumbing for dishwasher and fridge, tiled flooring, ceiling spot lights and Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation. Open to:

Kitchen Area.
Dining Area:
4.83m (15ft 10in) x 3.1m (10ft 2in)
Upvc double glazed French doors leading to the sun terrace. Recessed spot lighting, tiled flooring and radiator.

Utility Room:
3.35m (11ft 0in) x 2.26m (7ft 5in)
Range of cream fronted wall, base and drawer units with wood block effect work surface over. Inset single drainer stainless steel sink unit with chrome mixer tap and tiled splashback. Space and plumbing for washing machine and fridge/freezer. Dual aspect Upvc double glazed window and Upvc half glazed door to the outside, integral door to the garage, access to roof space and tiled flooring.

Inner Hallway:
With storage recess and tiled flooring.

3.56m (11ft 8in) x 2.26m (7ft 5in)
Low level W.C, wash hand basin with tiled splashback, extractor fan and tiled flooring.

2.44m (8ft 0in) x 2.29m (7ft 6in)
Upvc double glazed door leading to the gardens. Radiator and wall mounted 'Worcester' boiler supplying central heating.

First Floor Landing:
Split level with access to roof space via loft ladder.

Bedroom 1:
5.51m (18ft 1in) x 4.39m (14ft 5in)
Fitted wardrobe unit, picture rail, two radiators, television point and recessed spot lighting. Dual aspect Upvc double glazed windows to the front and side elevations with delightful views across the surrounding countryside.

Bedroom 1.
Bedroom 1..
Bedroom 2:
3.89m (12ft 9in) x 3.38m (11ft 1in)
Fitted wardrobe unit, dual aspect Upvc double glazed windows to the front and side elevations, picture rail, recessed spot lighting, radiator and door to:

Bedroom 2.
En Suite Bathroom:
3.48m (11ft 5in) x 2.24m (7ft 4in)
White suite comprising: Panelled bath with hot and cold taps, 'Triton' electric shower unit and retractable shower screen. Pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps, low level W.C, radiator, picture rail and part tiled walls. Built-in airing cupboard with shelving housing hot water cylinder and further built-in storage cupboard. Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation.

Bedroom 3:
4.83m (15ft 10in) x 3.1m (10ft 2in)
Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation with delightful countryside views and two further high level Upvc double glazed windows to the opposite side. Recessed spot lighting and fitted wardrobe unit.

Bedroom 3.
Bedroom 4:
3.4m (11ft 2in) max x 2.26m (7ft 5in)
Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation with delightful countryside views. Radiator and picture rail.

Bedroom 4.
White suite with chrome fittings comprising: Cast iron panelled bath with hot and cold taps, 'Mira' shower unit and glass screen. Pedestal wash hand basin with hot and cold taps, part tiled walls, radiator and Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation.

Separate W.C:
White low level suite and extractor fan.

The property is bordered to the front with a natural stone wall boundary with a five-bar gated entrance leading to the driveway which affords parking for several vehicles and in turn leads to the double garage.

Double Garage:
5.87m (19ft 3in) x 5.28m (17ft 4in)
With electrically operated roller shutter door, light, power points, work benches and personal door to the utility room.

The well stocked gardens form a particular feature of the property and are bordered by natural stone wall and timber fence boundaries with mature Beech hedge. Paved pathways lead to the separate areas of lawn and paved seating areas and there is an abundance of mature trees including a stunning Copper Beech and a range of shrubs and flower beds. There is an attractive timber walkway with climbing Roses and Clematis, outside lighting and water supply.


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Added on Rightmove:
28 November 2016

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