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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Oakhill, Nr Bath

Sold STC £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Well presented detached property
  • Four bedrooms
  • Two bathrooms
  • Sitting room with beams and electric 'woodburner' style fire
  • Country style kitchen with range cooker
  • Character features throughout
  • Peaceful setting
  • Set within attractive 1/2 acre plot
  • South facing gardens with countryside beyond
  • Triple garage, workshop and ample parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION A splendid four double bedroom detached family home set within 1/2 acre of south facing gardens with triple garage and workshop. The property has been within the family for almost 40 years and benefits from an abundance of character features and a quiet and peaceful setting.

Upon entering the property is a light, open and spacious entrance hall with storage cupboards for coats and shoes along with a downstairs w/c. The kitchen/breakfast room features a range of wall and base units with a tiled work top, range cooker, plumbing for a washing machine or dishwasher, ample space for a dining table with access out to the patio and gardens beyond. The adjoining dining room makes a fantastic area for entertaining with ample space for a large table with exposed beams and exposed stone walls. The sitting room is a well proportioned and light room, again with exposed beams along with a brick and stone built fireplace with electric fire in situ, wooden floors and french doors into the conservatory. Benefiting from the best view over the garden the conservatory is a fantastic additional sitting area which opens out to the patio.

Stairs rise to the first floor landing with ornate wooden shelves, stone walling and exposed wooden floorboards. The master bedroom features dual aspect windows and a range of built in wardrobes. Three further double bedrooms can be found from the landing which all have beautiful views over the gardens and the countryside beyond. The bathroom comprises a bath with shower above, wash hand basin, toilet, heated towel rail, bidet and storage. Also leading from the landing is a walk-in airing cupboard and separate shower room with large walk-in shower, toilet, basin, bidet and heated towel rail.  

OUTSIDE Approaching the property is a driveway which meanders to the front of the house and a tarmac parking area to accommodate six to eight cars comfortably. A triple garage provides additional parking/storage along with an adjoining workshop, all of which have light and power. The house is set in approximately a half acre plot with beautiful lawns, trees, borders of shrubs and rose bushes. In the garden are two ponds and a large patio area at the front of the house, perfect for outside furniture and entertaining.  

LOCATION Ashwick is a small hamlet close to the village of Oakhill. 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 

SERVICES Mains drainage, water, gas and electricity are connected. 

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

COUNCIL TAX Band 'G' 

EPC RATING Rating 'D' 

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with Cooper and Tanner. Tel:  

DIRECTIONS From Wells proceed to the village of Oakhill. Proceed through the village passing Oakhill garage on the left and continue for a further  


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Added on Rightmove:
27 February 2019

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  • Bruton (8.6 mi)
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19 Broad Street, Wells, BA5 2DJ

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19 Broad Street, Wells, BA5 2DJ

03339 873717 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Bruton (8.6 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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