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5 bedroom character property for sale

Coxley Wick, Wells, BA5

£650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Five Bedrooms
  • Character Property
  • Two Bathrooms
  • One Ensuite
  • Four Receptions
  • Garage
  • Double Glazed
  • Garden
  • Central Heating

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
Quintessential period cottage with a coach house annex, idyllicly set with just over an acre of garden bordering the River Sheppey, in the convenient hamlet of Coxley Wick. The flexible and superbly presented accommodation of three/four reception rooms and five bedrooms with two staircases would be ideal for guest or dual occupation. Apart from a wealth of features including beams, latch doors and a fabulous inglenook fireplace housing a log burner there is a quality new kitchen with an aga, perfectly blending the old and new. A beautiful property that is a joy to market and bound to enthuse those who view.

Location
Coxley Wick is a small hamlet situated approximately one mile away from the smallest Cathedral City in England, Wells. Coxley itself offers an active community and church along with a popular village primary school and easy access to public transport. The City of Wells offers a good range of local amenities including banks, doctors surgeries, dentists and a selection of primary schools and the excellent Blue School and Wells Cathedral School. The high street is vibrant with a small selection of the usual chain stores plus a variety of independent shops and restaurants and pubs as well as a twice weekly market and a choice of supermarkets including Waitrose. Wells also enjoys it's own 'Little Theatre' and a wealth of cultural festivals. At the very heart of the city is the medieval Cathedral, Bishop’s Palace and Vicars’ Close (reputed to be the oldest surviving residential street in Europe).

Entrance Porch
12'11 x 11'11
The ample glazed entrance porch with terracotta tiled floor and stone wall elevations leads to the solid braced entrance door and provides plently of space for boots, coats, dogs and sofas.

Entrance Hall
11'8 x 9'1
The stunning entrance hall, with flagstone floor, features a beamed vaulted ceiling with velux window and access to eaves storage space via an old braced loft door. Further doors lead to the lounge, staircase two, WC, utility room a small fight of stairs to a raised hall.

Sitting Room
20'5 x 12'5 + 11'0 x 11'3
Featurning a wonderful inglenook fireplace with beam over and wood burner inset on a raised flagstone hearth, beside which, is a built in cupboard. The sitting room opens into the games room which also has a chimney suitable for an open fire. Overall there a three windows to the front with window seats, one to the rear and a door opening into the study.

Study
9'3 x 6'9
The study boasts two built in storage cupboards and has a flagstone floor, window to the rear and door leading to the utility room.

Utility Area
8'00 x 6'11
Apart from space for a washing machine with counter top for tumble drier, there is the added benefit of a double width built in fully tiled shower with glazed front and mains rain forest shower. The floor is flagstone and there is a small window to the rear and a door leading into the main entrance hall.

Downstairs Cloakroom
Fitted with a white suite of WC and wash hand basin with flagstone floor.

Hallway
From the main entrance hall, three stairs lead to a further hall which opens into the dining room and kitchen. Here are further stairs with half landing and feature arched window to the first floor.

Dining Room
15'4 x 11'8
A spacious double aspect room with a window and patio doors to the rear and a further window to the side with views over the garden.

Kitchen
15'3 x 12'4
Recently installed kitchen of quality featuring fitted shaker style wall and base units and central island/breakfast bar finished with granite work tops. There is an integrated dishwasher, space for an American fridge/freezer and two brick built chimney recesses offering space for a range cooker and oil fired rayburn providing central heating and hot water. Triple aspect windows make this a bright room taking in views over the garden.

Staircase
Staircase one has a half landing with arched window to the side overlooking the garden and rises to the first floor galleried landing.

Galleried Landing
Here are two built in cupboards, one of them being the airing cupboard and access to the loft. Doors lead to the master bedroom, bedroom four and the family bathroom. This area of the house could provide a self-contained suite.















Master Bedroom
15'3 x 11'4
A spacious room with a window to the side and velux roof light to the eaves. To one wall are built in floor cupboards and there is an eaves storage cupboard providing hanging space.

Bedroom Four
11'8 x 7'8
Another double bedroom with a window to the rear and velux roof light to the side.

Family Bathroom
Fitted with a modern suite of central panelled bath with shower tap, pedestal basin and WC. The walls are mainly tiled whilst the floor fully and other additions are a chrome towel rail and shaver point. A window to the rear and velux roof light provide natural light.

First Floor Landing
Staircase two is accessed from the main entrance hall via a brace and latch door and rises to a landing where there are doors to three bedrooms and a cloakroom. This area could also be self contained.

Guest Room
14'3 x 12'5
The guest suite comprises a large double bedroom with an original slit window to the side and a low level cottage window to the front with velux roof light over. The beamed apex ceiling provides plenty of character and a door leads to the en-suite shower room.

En-suite
The generous en-suite shower room is fitted with a corner shower unit housing a mains shower and a white suite of WC with high level cistern and a pedestal wash basin. There are wall tiles to splash prone areas, a natural wood boarded floor and low level window to the front.

Bedroom Two
11'2 x 10'4
Another good sized double bedroom with a low level window to the rear, velux window and a beamed apex ceiling.

Bedroom Five
11'6 x 6'4
A good single bedrooms with window to the rear and apex ceiling.

Cloak Room
Fitted with a white suite of low level WC and pedestal wash basin with a wood boarded floor.

Double Garage
18'5 x 17'2
The double garage has two sets of garage doors to the front and beside that a separate front door for the coach house flat. There is a window to the side, flagstone floor throughout, power and light.

Coach House
The Coach House Flat is above the garaging and is approached via it's own hall which also has an internal door to the garage. Stairs from here rise to the first floor where double doors open to the well presented and laid out accommodation as follows:

16'11 x 15'9
Generous open plan living space featuring a beamed and vaulted ceiling.

9'0 x 8'1
Comprehensively fitted country style kitchen with space for appliances.

And a recently fitted fully tiled wet room with shower, WC and counter top basin.

The main living area provides plenty of space for lounge furnishing and a double bed, with a further area for a breakfast table. There are several velux roof lights and a window to the side, making it light and spacious. This annex would be ideal for a dependent relative or could provide a good income.

Outside
The property is approached via a five bar gate from Burcott Lane. Once through the gate, a drive leads along the boundary and through the garden to the shingled parking area in front of the garage.

The majority of the garden lies to the front and side of the property with an expanse of well tended lawn which is bordered by the River Sheppey to the rear and enclosed by an assortment of hedge and fence boundaries. Immediately to the front of the house is a flag stone patio, with an ornamental tree and shrub border, ideal for alfesco dining.

The garden in total is just over an acre and abounds a further 1 acre paddock which the vendors currently rent for £360.00 per annum.

Services
Mains water, electricity and telephone are connected. Private drainage and oil fired central heating and hot water.


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25 January 2019

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  • Castle Cary (9.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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Suite 7, First Floor, Cranmore Drive, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4RZ

0121 396 0879 Local call rate

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