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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Meare - Between Glastonbury and Wedmore

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Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully presented detached house
  • Village setting between Glastonbury and Wedmore
  • Well proportioned accommodation
  • 2 reception rooms and a conservatory
  • Utility room and cloakroom
  • 4 bedrooms, master with en suite shower room
  • Garage and fully enclosed garden
  • NO ONWARD CHAIN

Full description

An appealing and well presented detached house in a village setting between Glastonbury and Wedmore. Generous and well proportioned accommodation including a sitting room, dining room, conservatory, kitchen, utility, cloakroom, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, garage and gardens.


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A doorway from the kitchen leads to the utility room that has been fitted with a very good amount of full height storage cupboards to one side and wall and base cupboards with a stainless steel sink on the other side. There is also plenty of space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. A door leads into the rear garden with another door from the utility leading to the integral garage. The present owners have divided the garage with a stud partition wall to the front giving an additional and useful room/office/storage space.

First Floor 
On the first floor are 4 bedrooms all with lots of natural light. The master bedroom has a large bay window, built-in triple sliding mirrored wardrobes and an en suite shower room that is fitted with a corner shower cubicle, wash hand basin and wc. The double guest bedroom also has built-in wardrobes with double sliding mirrored doors. The family bathroom is fully tiled and has a bath with an electric shower over and a glass shower screen, wash hand basin and wc, heated towel rail and shaver socket.

The property 
Built in 1987, Downs Orchard is a small and popular development of around 35 detached houses. Number 5 is tucked away in a cul de sac location of just 7 houses. It has double glazed windows and doors along with central heating radiators powered by an economy 7 electric boiler.

Accommodation 
The front door opens into a hallway with a door on the left into the cloakroom that has a wash hand basin and wc. To the right of the hallway is the sitting room with a large south facing bay window and a stylish contemporary electric fire. A doorway leads to the dining room that has a large sliding door that leads into the conservatory. The double glazed conservatory has full-length glazed windows that look out over the garden. The kitchen that has been well fitted with a good range of wall and base cupboards with work surfacing and matching splash backs. There is space for a dishwasher, electric cooker and 'American-style' fridge/freezer.

5 DOWNS ORCHARD, MEARE, GLASTONBURY, BA6 9SQ. 

About the Area 
Glastonbury's past and its present are linked with its dominant landmark and the town grew up alongside the Abbey and become a manufacturing and trading centre. Today it's a thriving market town and a major tourist venue, welcoming thousands of visitors each year. Medieval Glastonbury - designated a conservation area - clusters around the evocative ruins of the Abbey. Meare is a village and civil parish 3 miles northwest of Glastonbury and has been a settled site for even longer than Glastonbury. The parish Church of St Mary, formerly in the keeping of Glastonbury Abbey dates from 1323 and is a Grade I listed building. The village also has a primary school, a pre-school, a number of societies and clubs and a good community spirit. A farm shop selling essentials and local produce is located around half a mile away on the outskirts of the village between Meare and Westhay.

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Downs Orchard is located on the western side of the village of Meare and just a 10-minute walk to the primary and pre-school, both of which have been awarded outstanding by Ofsted.

Outside 
The open plan front garden is lawned with a tarmacadam driveway that leads to the garage and gives off road parking. The garage has an up and over door and has been divided inside by a stud wall. There is still a small space behind the up and over door, giving storage space for bicycles, tools etc. However, the stud wall could easily be removed to turn this space back into the original single garage. A pathway with a timber gate at the side of the house leads to the rear garden. The rear garden is fully enclosed with brick walls and fencing. It has a paved patio area, lawn with a mature flowering cherry tree and lovely decked area facing westerly. This would be a super place to enjoy summer evening's al fresco dining whilst sitting under the pergola planted with a mature grape vine.

Directions 
From Wedmore take the Mudgley hill road towards Glastonbury, pass through Westhay and continue and enter Meare. Take the 3rd turning on the right into Downs Orchard and then the first left. Number 5 is the first house facing you on the left hand side. From Glastonbury take the road towards Wedmore and enter Meare. Continue through the village taking the turning left into Downs Orchard and then the first left. Number 5 is the first house facing you on the left hand side.

Important Notice 
Roderick Thomas, their clients and any joint agents state that these details are for general guidance only and accuracy cannot be guaranteed. They do not constitute any part of any contract. All measurements are approximate and floor plans are to give a general indication only and are not measured accurate drawings. No guarantees are given with regard to planning permission or fitness for purpose. No apparatus, equipment, fixture or fitting has been tested. Items shown in photographs are not necessarily included. Purchasers must satisfy themselves on all matters by inspection or otherwise. VIEWINGS - interested parties are advised to check availability and current situation prior to travelling to see any property. Ref 4993.

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24 October 2017

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