DESCRIPTION A rare and exciting opportunity to purchase a recently converted barn, a particularly attractive detached stone barn conversion pleasantly situated on the edge of Stoke St. Michael. The property has been thoughtfully designed to create a well-proportioned living space and will be finished in a contemporary style, whilst retaining many superb character features. The accommodation will comprise a fitted kitchen / dining room on the south side of the property, separate sitting room, three bedrooms and family bathroom. The Master bedroom will also benefit from an en-suite shower room. Fourth guest bedroom / home office located in the outbuilding. For sale with no onward chain.
OUTSIDE A shared access from Fosse Road, which initially serves the barn and the neighbouring residences at Phippens Farm, then leads to a private area of parking for numerous vehicles, horse boxes etc. The barn will have surrounding gardens, mainly laid to lawn and hard landscape. On the southern boundary of the property and accessed through the parking area, there are three adjoining outbuildings comprising a garage, stable and a superb insulated store with shower and WC, allowing multiple uses including as an office or guest room. In addition, the property benefits from adjoining land comprising two paddocks divided by a stream; the total plot measuring approx. 2 acres.
LOCATION Stoke St. Michael 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 pub (the Knatchbull Arms), memorial hall, a well-stocked village shop with off licence and Post Office, pre-school & primary school, historic church and recreation field. There are several secondary schools within easy reach such as Whitstone School in Shepton Mallet, The Blue School in Wells and Norton Hill in Midsomer Norton. For private education, 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 and leisure facilities in the area include racing at Wincanton and Bath, golf at Wells and near Oakhill, sailing or fishing at Chew Valley and Blagdon Lakes. In addition, there are Leisure Centres in Wells and Shepton Mallet offering a variety of recreational facilities.