HARTS, STONE ALLERTON, NR WEDMORE BS26 2NW
Wedmore 3 miles, Axbridge 4 miles, Cheddar 6 miles, Winscombe 5 miles, Wells 11 miles and Bristol 20 miles.
A very impressive and pleasing property in this very popular village a few miles north of Wedmore and in easy reach of Axbridge, the other nearby villages and towns and of course Bristol.
The property includes a roomy 4 bedroom house, mature gardens, a paddock and a detached cottage.
The additional meadow of towards 3 acres is also available to the buyer at additional cost which is negotiable
The main house has lots of comfortable living space with a reception hall, cloakroom, sitting room, dining room, conservatory, kitchen and breakfast room, utility room, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
The cottage is close by and includes a sitting room with adjoining kitchen, bedroom and a shower room.
Outside are a garage, ample parking and a mature garden.
The adjacent land is a gently sloping meadow of towards acres.
Price Guide £865,000 excluding the meadow which is available as a whole or in part by separate negotiation.
Stone Allerton is a quiet village in beautiful countryside and is a very popular residential area. It has an excellent Gastro pub with its own specialist smokery, a very friendly and active community supporting the Allerton Cricket, the Church and children's clubs. A bus service links to the local schools in Cheddar and Mark.
Harts has an excellent quiet location and whilst being within the village enjoys great privacy. It stands alongside a quiet lane with virtually no through traffic.
Harts is a substantial, good-looking house with stone elevations under a tiled roof with the approach facing northwards into the village and the private living areas facing south into its gardens. Internally it's well arranged and has double glazing and LPG gas central heating. This is all of a good standard demonstrated by the high EPC level of band D. In addition the house has 12 PV panels generating electricity and income.
At the entrance to the house is a big porch with space for coats and boots and an internal door into the large reception hall with a cloakroom with basin & wc.
At the end of the hall is the 20ft sitting room which is light and airy having a triple aspect and a french door to the garden. There's also an impressive stone inglenook style fireplace with a wood burning stove.
The dining room is adjacent, again with a fireplace and with doors to the hall and into the breakfast room.
This is at the heart of the house being open plan with the kitchen and having doors to the dining room and hall plus wide french doors into a conservatory. Steps lead up from the breakfast room into the kitchen which is again very light and airy with a double aspect, garden door and vaulted ceiling. It has a good range of fitted units, including a central island together with appliances including a cooker, extractor, dishwasher, fridge and freezer.
Adjacent is a utility room with a sink, fitted unit, shelving, water softener and space for appliances.
As already mentioned doors lead from the breakfast room into a conservatory which is a wonderful all year round living area (being double glazed) facing south into the gardens.
A staircase rises from the hall to the first floor where there are four bedrooms and two bathrooms.
The master bedroom has far reaching views, fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower room with basin, wc and a large walk in shower.
The other three bedrooms all have fitted wardrobes and the family bathroom has a basin, wc, bath and a separate shower.
Originally an old forge it was converted to a high specification in 2004. It's also a very attractive stone building and internally has a large open plan living area and kitchen with a vaulted ceiling, a bedroom and shower room. It's equipped with LPG underfloor gas central heating with a condensing boiler.
At the entrance to Harts the drive provides plenty of parking and leads to the double garage. There's also parking space next to the cottage.
The house has very attractive, well planted gardens with herbaceous beds, mature trees and shrubs, paved terraces and pathways, a lily pond, vegetable and soft fruit areas, a greenhouse and wood store. All combing to create a private and tranquil setting for this appealing house.Alongsode rthe garden is a small paddock.
The land is adjacent and totals towards 3 acres. It is available to the buyer of the house by negotiation as a whole or in part if preferred.
About the area
Stone Allerton with its neighbouring village of Chapel Allerton, is affectionately referred to locally as "The Allertons" . The two provide a friendly active community and nearby are the villages and small towns of Wedmore, Axbridge, Cheddar and Winscombe.
The Saxon village of Wedmore is a delightful and extremely active centre and in many ways is an archetype of an English village.
There are historic buildings including the medieval church next to an old coaching inn, a general store/newsagent, post office, butchers, chemist, various other interesting shops, plus pubs, restaurants and tea rooms. There is a wide range of cultural and sporting clubs and societies. Swimming pools at both Cheddar & Wells; Sailing & Windsurfing Clubs at Cheddar Reservoir; the Badgworth Equestrian Centre: Wedmore 18 Hole Golf Course; Floodlit Astroturf Tennis Courts; Indoor and Outdoor Bowling Green;, Football and Cricket clubs.
The Cathedral City of Wells is approximately 7 miles away and also provides a good range of business, recreational and shopping facilities. City shopping centres are available at Taunton, Bath and Bristol (each approximately 25 miles away). Communications in the area are good with access to the M5 (J22 - 10 minutes) connecting to M4 (J16). A local train service from Highbridge (7 miles) links with the intercity train services at Taunton and Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington taking approximately 11/2 hours. Castle Cary, a mainline station is about 20 miles whilst Bristol International Airport is 15 miles away. There are excellent state and independent schools in the area including Wedmore First School, Hugh Sexeys Middle School, Kings of Wessex Upper School, Wells Cathedral School, Sidcot and Millfield.
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