1 THE BARTON, COMPTON MARTIN, CHEW VALLEY, BS40,6JN
A charming village cottage in the beautiful Chew Valley about 8 miles from Wells and 12 from Bristol.
No 1. is a semi detached cottage with great character and includes a large sitting room, kitchen with dining area, 3 bedrooms, a bathroom, en suite shower room and a large attic room. The cottage is light and airy with plenty of windows which flood it with sunshine.
Very pretty garden with south and west aspects and lots of privacy.
Located in the heart of the desirable village of Compton Martin. The Chew Valley is renowned for its rural lifestyle with plenty of activities to enjoy with spectacular country walks, fishing on Blagdon Lake and sailing at Chew Valley Lake.
Within the village there is a strong community spirit hosting a range of events throughout the year. The 'Ring O Bells' pub hosts a range of festivals, village events and family fun days, and very much adds to the community spirit. St Michael's church is a friendly village church which also hosts a number of social events. Just a short distance is the village hall, the venue for many events
No. 1 has pedestrian access from The Barton on the east side and there is also access on the west side from Tinkers Lane.
This is a period cottage which has been sympathetically improved over the years and is a well presented home with style and comfort ideal for easy and economic living with double glazing and mains gas central heating.
The large 19 ft. sitting room has a fireplace with a woodburning stove, the staircase, a store cupboard and a door through into the kitchen and dining area. Again, plenty of character, beams, floor tiles, fitted cupboards, shelving, timber worksurfaces, sink unit, and a Rangemaster range cooker with gas hobs and electric ovens. There’s space for other appliances, plenty of natural light and also room for a dining table and chairs.
A side hall has a tiled floor, garden door and a door into the bathroom. This has a tiled floor, hand basin, wc and a bath.
First & second floors
The staircase leads from the sitting room to a landing and 3 bedrooms. The main bedroom is on the west side and has a walk-in wardrobe and an en suite with a hand basin, wc and shower cubicle. An added feature are the great views.
There are 2 other bedrooms and form one of these a ladder stairs leads to the attic room which has flooring, a velux roof light and plenty of storage and scope for other uses.
French doors from the kitchen open to a decking terrace with lovely rural views and room for al fresco dining and relaxation. To the side of the house is a well landscaped walled garden screened by a high hedge. The garden has a lawn, pathways flower and shrub beds together with a greenhouse and shed. A side gate leads to the front of the house and steps from the terrace lead down to the lane and a storage area beneath the terrace.
Freehold. EPC 45 (E). Council Tax Band D. Mains services, Gas central heating. Double glazing. The property is not listed. Compton Martin is a conservation area.
The A368 runs along the north side of the Mendip Hills. Approaching from the east (Chewton Mendip and the Harptrees) enter the village, pass the village hall and No. 1 is a short distance along on the right.
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