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A Converted Barn on the Mendips. Offers in Excess of £385,000

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  • Detached converted barn
  • Simple but charming and very appealing.
  • Fabulous views
  • Great character
  • Garden and land
  • Plenty of parking
  • Immediate access to miles of footpaths and bridleways.

A stunning property above Burrington Combe between the Chew Valley and Wells. Secluded and private. In easy reach of Bristol.


ELLICK BARN, BURRINGTON COOMBE, BLAGDON, BS40 7TZ

SOMERSET, BS40 7TZ Bristol 13 miles, Wells 10 miles, Chew Magna 9 miles, Cheddar 7 miles.

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An absolutely delightful converted barn in a wonderful location on the Mendip Hills, It stands in its own grounds of over an acre enjoying great views and great privacy.

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The Mendip Hills are justifiably an A.O.N.B.with magnificent scenery and great access with many miles of footpaths and byways. Ellick Barn has been sympathetically converted providing an open plan living room and kitchen together with 2 bedrooms and a bathroom.

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Outside are parking space, a garden and a paddock. In all about 1.2 acres.

Location

Burrington Coombe is a wooded gorge on the northern side of the Mendip Hills which runs down to the Chew Valley. This is an historic area and there have been caves occupied by humans for over 10,000 years and more recently was the site of an Iron Age fort. According to legend Augustus Montague Toplady was inspired to write the hymn Rock of Ages while sheltering under a rock in the Combe. Whether this is true or not there is no doubt that Burrington Coombe is a beautiful, inspiring and unspoilt area. Close to The Barn is access to miles and miles of footpaths and bridleways.

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Burrington and Blagdon villages, together with the other larger surrounding villages, provide a very wide range of amenities and facilities. Also there’s have easy access to the A38 to Bristol and motorway, and Wells is just 8 miles to the south.

Description

The property is located above the wooded gorge, high up on the open Hills and with extensive views. It stands in its own grounds and is a stone barn under a slated roof which was converted just over 20 years ago. The main entrance is via a stone staircase to the first floor and into the living area which takes full advantage of the position.This is an open plan living area with the whole room having a high vaulted ceiling and timber floorboards.There’s plenty of both living and dining space and the kitchen has cupboards with marble surfaces, a double Belfast sink and an island unit with an LPG hob and electric oven.

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French doors open from the room to a cast iron external staircase which leads down to the sheltered garden. An internal staircase leads down to a hall with 2 bedrooms. Each has attractive arched windows/doors with iron grills, timber floors and radiators. The bathroom is fitted with a traditional white suite with roll top bath on claw feet.

Outside

There is a parking area at the approach to the property with a field gate opening to a gravelled area providing further parking. The main garden is on the western side sheltered by the barn and a high stone wall and hedge .Beyond is the paddock and in all it totals 1.2 acres.

Services

Oil fired central heating. Mains water and electric. Private drainage.

EPC

31 Band F

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. Buyers must rely on information passed between the solicitors with regard to items included in the sale. 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. All viewings are by appointment with the Agents. Roderick Thomas, 1 Priory Road, Wells, BA5 1SR.


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Name Location Type Distance
Burrington Coombe Blagdon
Bristol BS40 7TZ
County: Bath And North East Somerset
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: 5581