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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Cuckoo Lane, Frome, Somerset, BA11

Guide Price £2,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Secondary accommodation
  • Private Parking
  • 3.43 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

For sale, Oldford Hill House occupies a wonderful private position, on the outskirts of Frome. This Arts and Crafts Edwardian house benefits from gardens, parking, paddocks and plentiful secondary accommodation. In all approximately 3.43 acres. EPC: E & F.

From the porch is the reception hall, double doors to the right lead into a great dining/play room, to the left it opens into the living room and in turn sitting room, with double doors into the conservatory/orangery. From the inner hall is the kitchen/breakfast room with AGA and an office/study. Also on this floor is the utility room, pantry and two cloakrooms. There is also a cellar on the lower ground floor. On the first floor is the light and airy master suite, with dressing room and modern en suite bathroom. There are two further double bedrooms and the family bathroom. On the second floor are two further bedrooms and a shower room.

There is approved planning permission for 'Demolition of conservatory and single storey extensions. Erection of single storey side extension and part- two storey extension to rear.' under 2016/1242/HSE.

There are two detached 1 bedroom cottages providing lateral accommodation, The Cottage and The Folly; and a detached 3 bedroom house The Stables.

The property is approached through large wooden electric gates onto a sweeping driveway to a turning circle where there is ample parking for a number of vehicles in addition to the large garage. The mature gardens are mainly laid to lawn, with a selection of trees, shrubs and established beds. Beyond the gardens are an orchard and paddocks.


The property is located in a rural position on the edge of the popular market town of Frome, which according to The Sunday Times, is the best place to live in the South West as well as one of the coolest places to live in the UK. There are a fantastic mix of independent shops, restaurants, cafes, pubs in the town, in addition to the renowned monthly artisan market The Frome Independent. The nearby city of Bath offers first class shopping, restaurants, bars and cultural attractions. Babington House, Hotel and Private Members Club is also close by.

Frome, Westbury, Warminster and Castle Cary stations provide rail services to London Waterloo and London Paddington.

There is an excellent selection of schools in the area to include The Steiner Academy Frome, All Hallows, Sexey's, Downside, Wells Cathedral and Millfield; in addition to those in Bath.

Frome Town Centre <1 mile, Beckington <2 miles, Babington House 6 miles, Bath 13 miles (All distances are approximate).


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 April 2019

Nearest stations

  • Frome (1.3 mi)
  • Dilton Marsh (4.5 mi)
  • Westbury (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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4 Wood Street Bath BA1 2JQ

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4 Wood Street Bath BA1 2JQ

01225 686078 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Frome (1.3 mi)
  • Dilton Marsh (4.5 mi)
  • Westbury (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Bath

4 Wood Street Bath BA1 2JQ

01225 686078 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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