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5 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Brewery Lane, Oakhill

Sold STC £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Wonderful barn conversion with central lawned courtyard
  • Attached one bedroom annexe
  • Master with ensuite
  • Three further double bedrooms
  • Quiet village location
  • Spacious kitchen / dining room
  • Generous sitting room with 'Stovax' woodburner
  • Beautiful gardens
  • Vegetable patch and orchard
  • Triple garage and ample parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION A delightful four bedroom barn conversion with a one bedroom annexe, triple garage and stunning manicured gardens within the heart of Oakhill. Converted in 1988 the spacious property offers a wealth of living accommodation whilst still allowing scope to enhance and extend if desired. Situated away from busy roads the property is set down a quiet lane allowing privacy and yet still within walking distance to the facilities that Oakhill has to offer.

Approaching the property is a covered porch opening into a light and airy tiled entrance hall. The hall provides access to a utility room with storage units and a boot room leading through to a w/c with wash hand basin. The substantial kitchen/dining room comprises a range of wall and base units, kitchen island for additional counter top and storage, larder along with ample space for a generous sized dining table and sliding doors opening out to the central garden. The sitting room is a well proportioned room with beautiful views over part of the garden and features a 'Stovax' wood burner as the focal point.

The bedroom accommodation is set in a separate wing accessed from the sitting room. It features an additional hallway which has a built in cupboard and double wardrobe being used as an airing cupboard. All four of the bedrooms in the main house are double bedrooms with all four having the benefit of built-in double wardrobes, exposed beams and gorgeous garden views. The master bedroom benefits from a dual aspect, French doors opening to the garden and an ensuite bathroom comprising of a bath with shower attachment, toilet, wash hand basin, bidet and heated towel rail. The main family bathroom features a bath, separate shower, toilet and wash hand basin and can be accessed from the hall.

Annexe
The attached annexe offers a wealth of potential for either a family member or relative to stay, to use as a holiday let or as a private let, subject to obtaining the necessary consents. It comprises a fully fitted kitchen with a range of units, freestanding electric cooker and hob, breakfast bar and view to the garden. The sitting room looks over the gardens and has the benefit of a gas fire as the focal point and a door opening into the conservatory. The conservatory is a lovely light airy room which could make for a splendid dining area and has doors opening to onto a private patio and gardens beyond. Within the annexe is a bathroom which features a bath, separate shower, toilet and wash hand basin. Adjoining is the double bedroom with three sets of double wardrobes. Behind one of the wardrobes is a stud wall which could be opened up and connected to the main house if required. 

OUTSIDE A five bar wooden gate opens from the private lane into a spacious parking area which can comfortably accommodate seven or eight cars along with the triple garage. The garage is arranged as a double and single which are connected inside along with having light and power providing a marvellous space for cars or to use as a workshop. Subject to planning the garage offers further development potential to either create a home office, holiday let or additional accommodation. The property itself is arranged in a crescent shape with a central garden which is mainly lawn with box hedging and borders of shrubs. At the front of the property and accessed from the doors in the kitchen is a patio area which makes for a perfect area for alfresco dining. The gardens at the property have been transformed over the last 20 years by the current owners and provide a variety of different areas to enjoy. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with a vegetable patch, stepping stones to flower beds and a further gravelled sitting area, a wide variety of shrubs, trees and a greenhouse. An opening in the garden leads through to a private orchard with established fruit trees and enclosed by fencing.  

LOCATION The pretty village of Oakhill lies to the Eastern end of the Mendip Hills within easy commuting distance of Bristol and Bath, five miles from Wells and four miles from Shepton Mallet. The nearby main line rail links are situated at Castle Cary, Bath and Bristol. The village enjoys a varying range of different age and style of properties with many period and individual homes. Within the village there is a doctors surgery, village churches, village hall and recreation field and two public houses. Oakhill boasts an excellent primary school whilst secondary schools are within easy reach. In addition, The Cathedral School at Wells, Downside at Stratton-On-The-Fosse, All Hallows at Cranmore, Kings, Bruton School for Girls and Millfield at Street are also easily accessible.

Sporting facilities in the area include racing at Wincanton and Bath, golf at nearby Mendip Golf Club and Wells, sailing or fishing at Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes. In addition, there is a Leisure Centre in Wells offering a variety of recreational facilities.  

TENURE Freehold 

HEATING Gas central heating - new boiler in 2015 

SERVICES Mains drainage, gas and electricity 

LOCAL AUTHORITY Mendip District Council, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet. BA4 5BT. Tel: 0300 303 8588 

COUNCIL TAX Brewer Court (Main House) Band 'G'
Brewer Cottage (Attached Annex) Band 'A' 

EPC RATING Brewer Court (Main House) - Rating 'D'
Brewer Cottage (Attached Annex) - Rating 'D' 

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with Cooper and Tanner. Tel: 01749 676524  

DIRECTIONS From Wells proceed to Shepton Mallet and take the A37 signposted to Bristol. Then take the A367 signposted to Bath. Continue for approximately half a mile to the village of Oakhill. You will see 'The Oakhill Inn' on your right, turn left opposite the pub into the High Street. Continue for 400m and turn right into Brewery Lane ( this is between Coronation Court and Chapelfields ). The Property can be found a little further along on the left.  


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Nearest station

  • Bruton (8.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cooper & Tanner, Wells

19 Broad Street, Wells, BA5 2DJ

03339 873717 Local call rate

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