Bushmills, Queen Street, Keinton Mandeville, TA11 6DX
A substantial five bedroom detached house in the centre of this popular village, between Castle Cary, Somerton and Glastonbury.
The well presented accommodation includes an entrance hall, sitting room, study, kitchen & dining room, utility room, cloakroom, five bedrooms and three bathrooms.
Outside there is a private enclosed garden laid to lawn, a second courtyard garden, ample parking and a double garage.
About the area
Keinton Mandeville is an historic village, named in the Domesday Book and dating back to at least Roman times. It's a thriving and friendly village with a church, village stores, pubs, farm shop, primary school and various clubs and societies. For more information see www.keintonmandeville.com.
The nearby towns of Castle Cary, Glastonbury, Street & Somerton all provide a good range of facilities whilst Wells, Sherborne, Yeovil, Taunton, Bath and Bristol are all within easy reach. The A303 is a few miles south and Castle Cary Station has a regular mainline service to Paddington.
There are good state and independent schools in the area including Ansford, Strode College, Crispin, Millfield, Wells Cathedral, and the Sherborne and Bruton schools.
Bushmills is located just a few steps away from the village stores, playing field and bus stop making it very convenient for any buyer.
Bushmills has handsome Blue Lias stone and render elevations set back from the road behind a low stone wall.
As you enter an inner lobby with cloaks hanging space opens into a lovely, welcoming entrance hall. On the right hand side is the sitting room which, like the study across the hall, has oak floorboards as well as a dual aspects and limestone fireplace with slate hearth. French doors open out from the sitting room to a private patio courtyard.
Leading back through the inner hallway there is a cloakroom, an oak staircase rising to the first and second floors, and a door into the kitchen & dining room.
The kitchen is a fabulous room with an L-shape layout giving plenty of space to dine as well as cook. There is an excellent range of oak drawers and cupboards with built in appliances including a gas Rangmaster cooker with extractor above and a Hotpoint dishwasher. As well as the dining area there is a breakfast bar set into the granite worktops. Like the sitting room, french doors lead out to the patio courtyard. Adjacent is the utility which has plumbing for a washing machine, further storage and doors into the garage and outside.
Leading upstairs on the first floor, there are four double bedrooms, a w/c, family bathroom and airing cupboard. The master bedroom has a dressing area and an en-suite with bath, separate shower, heated towel rail and w/c.
On the second floor there is a fifth double bedroom which also has an en-suite bathroom and lovely southerly views from the Velux windows.
In addition to the patio courtyard outside the kitchen and sitting room there is a south facing lawned garden, also fully enclosed and very easily maintained.
A driveway, over which Bushmills has a right of access, leads round to the gravel parking area in front of the double garage. The garage has an electric up and over door and easily enough room for two vehicles.
Mains gas, water, drainage and electricity.
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