DESCRIPTION An exquisite five bedroom country residence, beautifully designed and presented with the breath-taking views across the valley. The property has undergone a complete refurbishment and now offers a versatile home of grand proportions.
Upon entering the property is a large entrance hall with 'plank' style porcelain floor tiles. Doors lead from the entrance hall to a WC with toilet and basin with storage beneath, and to a ground floor bedroom with en-suite shower room, fitted mirrored wardrobes and a walk in cupboard. This room would be ideal for a dependant relative or as a study and has a door leading out onto the patio. The family room is newly carpeted with a window overlooking the garden and has an opening leading straight to the kitchen/dining room. The bright and spacious kitchen/dining room, with tiled flooring, is divided into two distinct areas. The dining area can comfortably accommodate a table for twelve and has bi-fold doors leading straight onto the patio the perfect spot to enjoy the splendid views across the valley. The kitchen is 'U' shaped in design with ivory Shaker style cupboards and moulded resin work surface with inset sink and drainer. A Belling seven burner oven and integrated Hotpoint dishwasher are included and there is a unit in place to house an American style fridge. A peninsula breakfast bar divides the kitchen from the dining area. Leading from the kitchen is a rear lobby leading to the boiler room with newly fitted Vaillant combi-boiler with additional pressurised water tank. The rear hall has two useful cupboards, a glazed door leading out to the rear of the property and a door leading through into the sitting room. The sitting room which can be accessed, via double doors, from the entrance hall and also from the rear hall is of generous proportions (12.5m x 4.5m) and has a large stone fireplace with inset multi fuel stove. The room is dual aspect with four windows, bathing the room in natural light. From the rear hall particularly wide stairs lead to the first floor.
On the first floor is a spacious galleried landing leading to five of the bedrooms and the family bathroom. The master bedroom has built in mirrored wardrobes, views over the garden and valley beyond and a stunning en-suite shower room with walk-in wet floor shower with glass screen, waterfall shower, WC and basin. There are three further double bedrooms, two of which have built in mirrored wardrobes, and a generous single bedroom. The family bathroom is well appointed with 'P' shaped bath with overhead waterfall shower, basin and WC.
The property comprises master bedroom with built in wardrobes and en-suite, four further bedrooms, a spacious sitting room with feature fireplace, wonderful family room with bi-fold doors out onto the sheltered patio area offering stunning views of open countryside.
OUTSIDE The property is accessed via double five bar gates. The drive sweeps round and offers parking for several vehicles.
There is a large area of lawn and an enclosed patio area - the perfect spot for outside entertaining and soaking up the fantastic views. Next to the front door is a low maintenance raised area with gravel and planting.
LOCATION Nettlebridge is a small hamlet just outside the village of Oakhill. 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, everyday needs are catered for in the Post Office/Village stores, 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 Wells and near Oakhill, sailing or fishing at Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes. In addition, there is a Leisure Centre in Wells offering a variety of recreational facilities.
HEATING Gas central heating
SERVICES Mains drainage, water, gas and electricity are all connected.
LOCAL AUTHORITY Mendip District Council, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet. BA4 5BT. Tel: 0300 303 8588
COUNCIL TAX Band to be advised
EPC RATING Rating 'D'
VIEWING Strictly by appointment with Cooper and Tanner. Tel: 01749 676524
DIRECTIONS From Wells proceed to the village of Oakhill. Proceed through the village passing Oakhill garage on the left and continue for a further 3/4 of a mile. The property can be found on the right.
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