• For Sale
  • GBP 449,999 
  • Build Size: 1,003 ft2
  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Bedroom: 2
Location

Doulting is a small and vibrant village approximately 20 miles south of Bath and approximately two miles east of Shepton Mallet. It has a primary school, village hall and church.
The nearest pub, the Poachers Pocket, is just over half a mile away in the nearby hamlet of Chelynch. There are number of independent schools including All Hallows, Millfield, Wells Cathedral School and Downside.

The local towns of Shepton Mallet, Frome and Wells all have a comprehensive range of shopping and leisure facilities.

Communication links are excellent with Bath and Bristol within commuting distance with the A303, A36 and M4 and M5 all within reach. Access by rail is found locally with stations at Frome, Bath, and Castle Cary approx. seven miles away (London Paddington from 100 minutes).

Description

A unique opportunity to buy the original village bake house in an active Somerset village.

It is a fine example of a period cottage built in attractive local Doulting stone with delightful views of the garden, church and surrounding countryside from every window. The property has in excess of 1,000 sq ft of accommodation arranged over two floors.

The ground floor comprises an entrance hall with cloakroom leading off, large pleasing open-plan living/dining area with open tread stairway to the first floor and a feature fireplace with inset wood burner. The kitchen offers a range of base, drawer and wall units complemented by stone work surfaces and a corner bench seat that would be ideal for a breakfast table.

To the first floor is a landing area, two double bedrooms both with fitted wardrobes and one with a shower and wash hand basin. There is also a bathroom with a shower over the bath.

Finally, over the garage and accessed from the garden is a studio. This light and airy studio/office space is versatile and works well as a home office or creative space.

There is also a storage heater to help with the overall comfort of the room as well as views of the gardens and countryside beyond.

Outside
The property enjoys a delightful private enclosed garden, which benefits from a patio area leading off the house, level lawn and established flower beds. There is a practical garden store/shed as well as a timber summer house, enjoying a view back up towards the house.

There is access from the garden into the garage and studio with stairs leading up to the studio and a door into the garage. The garage is accessed off Beech Close via a large up-and-over door.

Directions

Park near and around the church on Church Lane. The house is accessed off Beech Close, which is off Church Lane. Walk around to the right and the gate to the property is in the wall.
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