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Set on a peaceful country lane is Brickhouse Farm. It is set in 20 acres of stunning grounds with its own freshwater spring and plenty of outbuilding with potential for conversion (STPP).
The main house is entered through an enclosed canopied porch way with a front door leading to a hallway with stairs to the first floor and under stairs cupboard. There are two spacious sitting rooms on either side of the hall featuring open fire places and picture rails. One lends itself to being used as a cosy snug room.
An open plan kitchen/dining room is situated at the rear of the property, with patio doors leading to the rear gardens and adjoining land. There are a number of fitted solid oak kitchen cupboard, integrated dishwasher, fridge and an electric range cooker.
At the far end of the kitchen a large utility boot room can be found comprising of a downstairs cloakroom and useful access to the front driveway and attached double garage.
A formal dining room flows from the kitchen which in turn leads in to an impressive sitting room with patio doors to the garden and a garden room with vaulted ceilings with views across the formal gardens and land beyond.
The first floor which is on two levels comprising of five bedrooms. The extensive light and airy master suite with a large en suite bathroom with shower has the benefit of being dual aspect. There are a further light and airy 3 double rooms all of which have original fireplaces and picture rails. A single room which could easily double up as an office/study has an en suite shower room attached. The house benefits from oil central heating throughout.
Hallatrow is a hamlet within the golden triangle of Bristol, Bath and Wells all of which are within an approximate radius of 10 miles. The village has a pub/restaurant and the largest second hand book store in England. The nearby village of High Littleton, (a walkable distance either by footpath, lane or across the fields), offers further facilities and has a very good general store, post office/newsagent, hairdresser, excellent primary school, churches and recreation ground. Nearby Paulton has a large Tesco store, DIY store, hospital and a good veterinary practice. The area is well known for its variety and diversity of sporting and leisure facilities. The property is by open countryside and there are a variety of walks from the door; there are many footpaths along the Cam River and through the nearby Greyfield Wood (90 acres). The Chew Valley and Mendip areas of Outstanding Natural beauty are only a few miles away.
There are leisure centres at Chew Magna, Farrington Gurney, Writhlington and Midsomer Norton. Golf courses at Farrington Gurney and Wells. Sailing at Chew Valley Lake and fishing at Chew Valley and Blagdon Lakes. The surrounding area offers several farm shops and excellent country pubs.
Communications are excellent with easy access to both the M4 & M5. In less than half an hour the train stations of Bath Spa, Bristol Temple Meads, Keynsham and Castle Cary can be reached by car, giving easy access to London Paddington via the main Railway services. Bristol International Airport lies approximately 14 miles to the west, giving convenient access to regular internal and international flights.
High Littleton, Clutton & Farrington Gurney primary schools are all close by and have excellent reputations. Secondary schools include Norton Hill Academy, Writhlington and Chew Valley. A number of schools in the private sector are nearby including All Hallows, Wells Cathedral School, Downside and Millfield as well as the ones in Bath and Bristol.
Travelling towards Wells along the A37 through Temple Cloud continue straight ahead and before the traffic lights take a right into a lane with two boulders either side. follow this lane to the end and the property can be found on the right-hand side.
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