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Old Brewery Place

Guide price 398,000 Freehold Available


  • Stunning Duplex Penthouse Apartment
  • In converted former Brewery
  • Lift access
  • Three Double bedrooms (2 with ensuites)
  • Spacious open plan sitting /kitchen/dining room
  • Bespoke oak and glass staircase and galleried landing
  • Communal gardens, gym and swimming pool
  • 2 allocated parking spaces
  • Help to Buy Scheme available
Property Description
A stunning, three double bedroom, duplex penthouse apartment, with lift access, in a converted former brewery. Spacious open plan sitting/kitchen/dining room with double height ceilings, original beams and bespoke oak and glass staircase and galleried landing. Integrated appliances. Communal gardens, gym and swimming pool. 2 Allocated parking spaces. EPC:C
DESCRIPTION The historic Oakhill Brewery was founded in 1767, and the site remained in use as a brewery until it finally closed in 1997. This sensitive redevelopment of the existing buildings breathes new life into the site, providing 25 beautiful new homes located in the very heart of Oakhill village. Excellent communal facilities include a private gym, swimming pool and landscaped communal gardens for the residents' enjoyment. Most of the properties have been appropriately named after brewing terms.

The Penthouse - A luxury apartment occupying the top floor of a building (in this case the top two floors)

The Penthouse is a stunning duplex apartment cleverly converted with the perfect balance of period architectural features and modern luxury.

A lift services the apartment block and a short flight of stairs lead upto the main entrance. The main entrance door leads into an entrance hall with a cupboard housing the large hot water tank. A further cupboard offers a large amount of storage. From this entrance hall a door leads into the open plan kitchen/dining/sitting room which is bright and spacious with an array of stunning features including original beams, bespoke oak and glass staircase, painted brick feature wall and overhead galleried landing. Two windows directly overlook the communal gardens. The kitchen area has a range of walnut effect and white gloss cupboards, White gloss worksurface and integrated appliances including a fridge/freezer, dishwasher, gas hob, electric oven and extractor fan. A large peninsula unit provides a useful breakfast area. From the sitting room a door leads to a double bedroom with mirrored sliding wardrobes, a bathroom with white suite and overhead waterfall shower. Off the hallway is a laundry cupboard with plumbing for a washing machine. On the first floor are two double bedrooms. The master bedroom having an 'overhanging' en-suite bathroom with windows on 3 sides offering panoramic views over the village. An oak and glass galleried landing links the two bedrooms. There is a large landing area which could double as a study area and a family bathroom with WC, basin and bath with overhead 'waterfall' shower. The property benefits from a door entry system and oak doors throughout.

OUTSIDE The property has use of the communal gardens, swimming pool and gym and has two allocated parking spaces.

LOCATION The pretty village of Oakhill lies to the Eastern end of the Mendip Hills within easy commuting distance of Bristol and Bath, five miles from Wells and four miles from Shepton Mallet. The nearby main line rail links are situated at Castle Cary, Bath and Bristol. The village enjoys a varying range of different age and style of properties with many period and individual homes. Within the village there is a doctors surgery, village churches, village hall and recreation field and two public houses. Oakhill boasts an excellent primary school whilst secondary schools are within easy reach. In addition, The Cathedral School at Wells, Downside at Stratton-On-The-Fosse, All Hallows at Cranmore, Kings, Bruton School for Girls and Millfield at Street are also easily accessible.

Sporting facilities in the area include racing at Wincanton and Bath, golf at nearby Mendip Golf Club and Wells, sailing or fishing at Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes. In addition, there is a Leisure Centre in Wells offering a variety of recreational facilities.

TENURE One 25th of the Freehold.

SERVICE CHARGE £800 per annum. For maintenance of communal areas, swimming pool, gym, car parking and communal gardens.

HEATING Gas central heating.

SERVICES Mains drainage, water, gas and electricity are all connected.

VIEWING Strictly by appointment with Cooper and Tanner. Tel: 01749 676524 (Wells) or 01749 372200 (Shepton Mallet)

LOCAL AUTHORITY Mendip District Council, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet. BA4 5BT. Tel: 01749 648999



DIRECTIONS From Wells proceed to Shepton Mallet and take the A37 signposted to Bristol. Then take the A367 signposted to Bath. Continue for approximately half a mile to the village of Oakhill. You will see 'The Oakhill Inn' on your right, turn left opposite the pub into the High Street. Continue for 200m and The Old Brewery Development can be found on the left.

HELP TO BUY SCHEME This property can be purchased with help from the government 'help to buy' scheme. Please visit for more information.

Viewing Please contact our Wells Office on 01749 676524 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property or require further information.
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