Old Street, Croscombe, Wells, Somerset, BA5

£500,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A charming and characterful 5 bedroom detached cottage with off-road parking, large garden, versatile accommodation, countryside views and situated in the popular village of Croscombe close to the Cathedral City of Wells. EPC Rating F.

A unique opportunity to purchase this wonderful five

bedroom detached cottage, situated on a quiet road in the popular village of Croscombe with scope for further improvement and extremely versatile accommodation. In brief the property comprises an entrance hall, large dining room, kitchen, converted barn used as a sitting room with additional mezzanine floor, drawing room/5th bedroom, bathroom and further bedroom to the ground floor whilst to the 1st floor are 3 bedrooms including a master ensuite. The downstairs living space is spectacular with a particular highlight being the converted barn. Stone built with wood-burning stove, exposed wood beams and flooring and a stunning mezzanine it is a sight to behold. The large dining room oozes charm and character and is a delightful space to entertain friends and family. The ground floor bedroom and drawing room are of excellent proportions and are both served by the family bathroom, whilst the kitchen is well-fitted with views out to the garden patio. The three bedrooms are all of good sizes with the master bedroom benefitting from ensuite facilities. Such is the layout of the property there is plenty of versatility for redesign, with the luxury of so much floor space to work with. The property works equally well for large families, those wanting a quintessential village life and those who require single storey or multi-generational living. The current vendors have enjoyed this property for more than 30 years, testament to what a wonderful home it has been. We highly recommend viewings to appreciate the size of the house and plot in this ever popular village close to the Cathedral City of Wells.

Croscombe is to be found a short drive to the east of Wells and is one of the areas most favoured villages. Local facilities include a village stores, well renowned public house, village hall, primary school and church. There is a bus service to Wells and Shepton Mallet. The major cities of Bath and Bristol are considered to be commutable and the nearest main line train station is to be found to the south at Castle Cary. The Cathedral City of Wells is well renowned for its beautiful architecture as well as landmarks such as The Cathedral and Bishops Palace. There is excellent secondary schooling at The Blue School and also Wells Cathedral School.

The property is accessed by a driveway to the right leading to off-road parking. All the garden is to the rear of the property and is laid to patio, lawn, mature shrubs and an abundance of flora. The outside space has the potential to be absolutely stunning. Tiered and gently inclining, the garden takes in the beautiful views of the local countryside from an elevated position and is extremely private. A patio area is accessed directly from the kitchen and is a wonderfully sheltered area to enjoy alfresco dining. The plot itself is circa 1/4 acre providing the perfect setting for families and keen gardeners alike. Secluded with a sunny aspect and surrounded by local countryside it will undoubtedly be the envy of all visitors.

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