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A unique detached single storey barn conversion in an extremely popular village of Winscombe, with off street parking and versatile gardens. This property is an amazing opportunity for first time buyers wanting to move out of the hustle and bustle and live a more solace life, whilst still being near links into Bristol. Not only does this property cater for first time buyers it lends itself to individuals/couples that are wanting to downsize or are looking for one level accommodation, with the bonus of having amenities nearby.
In a beautiful location on the corner of Barton Road nestled in the Mendip countryside this charming property has off street parking to the front with areas laid to chippings for ease of maintenance with planting areas and mature shrubs on the borders, making a picturesque cottage garden.
A patio area ideal for table and chairs for an al fresco summer leads to the front door into the property. To the other side of the property is a well sized walled garden with sandy coloured pebbles giving you the space/scope to either make into additional parking or seek planning permission to potentially extend over time.
As you enter the property the first thing you notice is the abundance of light, it floods through the many skylights and windows especially in the kitchen/diner/lounge, illuminating the slate tiles that run through the Kitchen and dining area. The kitchen is fashion in a gloss cream style with a range of wall and base units. With wood effect worktops, spaces for fridge freezer, washing machine and dish washer, white ceramic sink and a velux window overhead.
The Kitchen/diner/lounge is open plan making the space feel quite large. The lounge is fitted with a light cream plush carpeted and comes equipped with a cast iron log burner, lite by an overhead skylight, the lounge can accommodate the traditional suite furniture with ease while having space for book shelving units and a coffee table. The complete style of this property has been executed sympathetically in accordance with the barn conversion aesthetic, the colour pallet can blend with most peoples tastes and furnishings.
The bathroom is in a simplistic design with smart grey tiled flooring and coupled painted white walls, wall tiles and bath/shower backsplash. The bedroom is good size with space for a double bed and multiple other bedrooms furnishings, it is fitted with a lightly coloured carpet and is graced with a stunningly large picture window overlooking the private garden.
The North Somerset village of Winscombe was recently placed as the second best place in Britain to raise a family by family investment firm OneFamily (survey in 2015) and is nestled in the beautiful Mendip countryside within commuting distance of Bristol. Its atmosphere is one of bustling activity, with a variety of shops, professional offices and community facilities including church, doctor and primary school (www.winscombewoodborough.n-somerset.sch.uk). Winscombe is in the Churchill Academy and Sixth Form Centre (www.churchill-academy.org) catchment area for secondary education, which has recently been awarded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted and also benefits from a modern sports complex, and there is also a dry ski slope nearby. Private sector schooling is also close by at Sidcot and the Downs School at Wraxall is within easy reach. Country activities available within the area include horse-riding, walking on the Mendips and sailing on Axbridge Reservoir, and there are also several excellent golf courses in the area. The lovely cathedral city of Wells is a drive away, as is the famous beauty spot, Cheddar Gorge. As mentioned, Winscombe is within commuting distance of Bristol but also has good access to the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare and the M5 at junction 21 to travel north or junction 22 to travel south. There is an international airport at Lulsgate and access to a mainline railway station at Weston.
Travelling along the A38 from Bristol, turn right at the traffic lights onto to A371 signposted to Winscombe. Continue into the village passing the shops down the A371 and follow the road around turning sharply to the left opposite the Woodborough Inn. Proceed under the railway bridge and take a left turn in to Church Road. Follow Church Road up until you get to the right turn for Barton Road and the property can be found on your right hand side on the corner with a Debbie Fortune Estate Agents' For Sale board.
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