THE OLD BARN, CHEDDAR, SOMERSET BS27 2LJ
About the area
Cheddar is a renowned holiday destination and a very popular residential area.
The village itself has a wide range of shops to cater for everyday needs, banks, a Post Office as well as doctor and dentist surgeries. There is a three-tier school system where children up to the age of nine attend the First School, then move on to Fairlands Middle School and finally on to The Kings of Wessex Academy and all these schools are within the village. The Kings Fitness and Leisure Centre adjoining the Kings of Wessex Academy offers an extensive range of activities for all the family and has an indoor heated swimming pool. There are also a number of village sports clubs and societies to cater for everyone.
The Old Barn is an attractive stone built property with great charm and character. The accommodation comprises of a large entrance hall/study area, good size reception room with attractive fire place and multi fuel burner. Fitted kitchen, 4 bedrooms, family bathroom.
A detached large double garage with studio above. Open plan sitting room/kitchen and bedroom area. Large shower room.
Entering the property through the front stable door, is the porch with a window looking to the back garden and straight ahead is the cloakroom which has slate tiles, a wc and wash hand basin.
The porch opens into the large hallway that has solid wood flooring, the stairwell and a useful under stairs cupboard.
To the left is the sitting room, which is full of character, with a large beam across the ceiling, solid wood flooring, an inglenook fireplace with a brick hearth and multi fuel burner and french doors that open into the garden.
The kitchen has been opened into the dining room which makes the space very sociable. There is stone flooring, dual aspect and plenty of space for a kitchen table. The kitchen has a mixture of wall and base units and a free standing island that offers additional storage and a breakfast bar area. The kitchen also includes a bowl and a half stainless steel sink, space for a dishwasher and washing machine and a gas range cooker that is available via separate negotiations.
Upstairs there are four bedrooms and a family bathroom.
The main bedroom is a large room which comfortably fits a kings size bed and has a good range of fitted wardrobes. There is a large slim feature window over the bed and another window looking into the rear garden with views of the Mendips beyond.
The second double bedroom has a fitted wardrobe and dressing table and again a large slim feature window over the bed and another window looking to the front of the house.
The third and fourth bedroom are of similar sizes and a both double bedrooms.
The Old Barn has 2 attics, both are insulated and partially boarded.
The outside space of the property is attractive and very well maintained. The garden is south facing and has mature borders, a garden shed and views towards the Mendips.
To the front is a shingle driveway with a feature stone wall. There is ample parking for three cars and a useful woodstore.
The detached outbuilding has been converted into a double garage and studio above. Which would make an ideal holiday let. The garages are separated into 2 spaces which could be opened into one double if need be. They have power, light, up and over doors and hot and cold water. At the far end is a workshop and the other has a utility area. The garage on the right has a side door.
The studio above the garage is accessed from the back garden with steps leading up to the wooden effect upvc door into an open plan sitting room, kitchen and bedroom area. The kitchen area has a breakfast bar with wall and base units, a fridge, oven and a stainless steel sink. There is also a large shower room with sink, wc and large shower cubicle. The space is light with duel aspect and a feature round window facing the front of the property.
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