STREAM FARM, NORTH WOOTTON, SOMERSET, BA4 4AA
A delightful period property in a quiet rural village, well away from any busy road within a short drive of both Wells and Glastonbury.
Generous accommodation with lots of great living space including several reception rooms, cloakroom, a well fitted kitchen with an Aga, utility/boot room, 4+ bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
Outside is a double garage, plenty of parking space, mature gardens and a paddock.
Stream Farm has a great location in this very popular village a few miles south of Wells approached off a "no through" lane and bordered by beautiful countryside. The house has great charm with its pretty gardens and lovely views. Extended over the years it combines period features including flagstones, beams, an inglenook and oak elm and pine timberwork with wood burners an Aga, oil central heating and well appointed bathrooms and kitchen.
The accommodation is of a high standard and totals nearly 3,000 sq.ft with some flexibility. There are 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms together with 5 reception rooms on the ground floor and the present study can be used as a 5th bedroom if required.
At the front of the house a green oak porch with a tiled roof protects the front door which leads into a comfortable sitting room with flagstones and an inglenook with a wood burner. The adjacent study also has a fireplace and flagstones and can be used as a 5th bedroom.
In the centre of the house is the dining room with a door into the garden room which is a really good living or entertaining area being very light and airy with french doors, windows on 3 sides and a lantern room which floods it with light.
The kitchen has an oak floor, a double Butler's sink, a good range of fitted units (including a larder unit), granite and hardwood work surfaces and appliances including an electric Aga backed by tiling, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Next to the kitchen is a music room with an oak floor and a high pitched ceiling with beams.
The utility and boot room area has a sink, store cupboard and a cloakroom with a loo and basin.
On the first floor are three bedrooms a bathroom and shower room and on the second floor is a large bedroom and a further bathroom with a bath and shower cubicle.
The wisteria clad double timber garage stands back behind a gravel parking area with plenty of parking and turning space.
The mature gardens are neat, well landscaped and easily managed with mature hedges giving privacy, lawns, flower beds and paved paths. Beyond the garage are composting areas, a store shed, a fenced vegetable garden and a paddock.
About the area
Wells is the smallest city in England (population about 11,000) lying in beautiful countryside between the Somerset Levels and the Mendip Hills – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Wells medieval centre has local markets twice a week, good restaurants, a thriving high street and many important ancient buildings, including the Cathedral and moated Bishops Palace and gardens. There are four major supermarkets on the edge of the city. Wells Leisure Centre has the usual facilities of gym and swimming pool to add to Wells Rugby Club, Tennis club, Bowling club and Golf course. Throughout the year Wells hosts festivals for Music, Literature, Art and Food, and has twinned links with Burgundy, the Rhineland and Northern Italy. There are many societies and clubs for those who would like to join a diverse social community.
The major towns of the area, Bristol, Bath, Taunton and Yeovil are all within commuting distance. There are excellent state & independent schools in the area which include several good primary schools, Wells Blue School, Strode College, Wells Cathedral School, Downside, All Hallows and Millfield .
Wells is a transport hub for bus services, including daily services to London. Main line trains run from Castle Cary and Bristol International Airport is 35 minutes drive away.
North Wootton lies just south of Wells surrounded by some of the most beautiful countryside in Somerset. There are lush green meadows and wooded hills- all readily accessible with many footpaths and byways. The village is certainly one of the most popular in the area and has a Church, pub and a thriving community.
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. 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.