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Located in the ever-popular village of West Harptree this well present quaint cottage offers character in abundance. Positioned a short walk away from the village shop and pub and in a daily commutable distance of Bristol, Bath and Wells this period home is perfect for those looking for the dream country lifestyle.
Greenbank Cottage dates back to the 1890's & the property was actually the original village bank. The property is filled with period features throughout which combine to create a traditional home like feel. A large kitchen breakfast room leads directly to the sitting room which has the benefit of double doors to the private side garden. On the first floor there are two well sized bedrooms which are both serviced by a well presented bathroom. The addition of a 3rd floor & 3rd bedroom completes the accommodation and provides the perfect space for a child's bedroom or even guest room!
Outside the property there is a well sized walled garden which is predominantly laid to lawn with mature shrub border to the front. The garden offers the privacy to relax and the security that any family would need with high wooden gates to the front. Parking space for at least two vehicles can also be found here.
The Bath & North East Somerset village of West Harptree lies right in the heart of the Chew Valley with close proximity to the Mendip Hills with views across the Chew Valley and country walks on the doorstep. The Chew Valley and the Mendips are well known for their beauty, with a host of other activities nearby, including riding, caving, sailing and fishing. The surrounding area is one of outstanding natural beauty and the village itself has many excellent facilities including a post office and store with bakery, doctors, dentist, beautician, village hall and public house. Primary schooling is available in the nearby village of East Harptree (www.eastharptree.org) and secondary education is at the Chew Valley Comprehensive School (www.chewvalleyschool.co.uk) in Chew Magna. Bristol, Bath and Wells offer a wider range of shops, recreation facilities as well as private education, with Bristol & Bath having good rail and motorway links, and Bristol Airport is around 7 miles away. Private schooling is also available at Bristol, Wells, Sidcot and Wraxall.
Travelling north on the A38 towards Bristol, go past Bristol International Airport and turn right over the cattle grid towards Felton and Winford. At the T junction turn right and proceed through the village of Winford towards Chew Magna. Turn right into Watery Lane (by the Farm Shop sign), proceed up the lane past the farm shop on the right, under the water pipe. Greenbanks is on the right hand side with a Debbie Fortune Estate Agents' for Sale board.
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