DESCRIPTION The Grade II listed former cow byre is a stone-built barn with exposed beams, power and light and measures 5.44m x 17.45m. Consent has been granted for a four-bedroom single storey barn conversion with well-appointed living space with a garage, garden and parking.
LOCATION Haydon is a small village close to Kilmersdon famous for the nursery rhyme 'Jack & Jill' and was built in the nineteenth century to house miners from the local pit which closed in 1973. Kilmersdon has a village pub the Jolliffe Arms, a church and a primary school. Babington House is about 3 miles away and the World Heritage city of Bath, with its Roman heritage and Georgian architecture, is about 10 miles away. Bath has a variety of cultural, leisure, sports and shopping facilities.
There is a mainline rail link to London Paddington (journey time approx. 90 mins) and Bristol Temple Meads (journey time approx.15 mins). Junction 18 of the M4 is approximately 20 miles away. Schooling in the area is good with local primary schools and Writhlington senior school, and nearby independent schools include Downside, All Hallows Preparatory School, Wells Cathedral School and others in Bath.
COMPLETION Completion for each lot to be set for the 24th September 2020 or earlier by agreement.
DEPOSIT On conclusion of the auction, successful bidders will be required to pay to the solicitor acting for the vendor a deposit of 10% of the purchase price within 24 hours at the fall of the electronic gavel. Please contact the solicitor directly prior to the auction to discuss suitable method of payment if you are unsure.
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