Crofton House has been lovingly cared for and updated by its current owners offering spacious living accommodation and beautiful gardens set in the sought after Chew Valley village, Chew Stoke.
Upon arrival at the property a wide driveway leads to the front of the house and allows for ample parking and access to the extensive triple garage.
The front door opens to the entrance porch, with an integral door to the garage, a cloaks cupboard and a door leading to the cloakroom with wash hand basin and WC finished in classic white. At the far end a pair of double doors open to the sitting room.
Upon entering the sitting room you cannot help but feel a sense of space and openness. This bright and airy dual aspect room is generous in size and features a Jet Master fireplace and sliding doors leading to the garden. Beyond the sitting room is the dining area, with sliding doors to the garden and opening into the kitchen.
The kitchen is fitted with a range of matching wall and floor cupboards as well as a number of built-in appliances including a double oven and hob, a microwave and a dishwasher. Next to the kitchen is a handy utility room.
The property also benefits from a separate family room, accessed via the sitting room the family room is also well-proportioned and features a wood burning stove at the far end.
A staircase from the ground floor rises to the galleried landing of the first floor, continuing the theme of space and openness.
On the first floor there are five bedrooms, the master bedroom fitted with a range of wardrobes, has a luxuriously well-appointed en-suite, fitted with a high quality Villeroy and Boch four piece suite, finished in classic white. The en-suite also has underfloor heating.
The guest bedroom located at the front of the house also has an en-suite shower room and a range of fitted wardrobes. Two of the remaining rooms will accommodate a double bed and the slightly small 5th bedroom could also be used as a study.
The family bathroom is also finished to a very high standard and features a four piece suite, finished in classic white, with underfloor heating.
Outside there is a generous garden, laid to lawn. Which is complimented by a range of established floral borders and mature shrubs and trees. Adjoining the sitting room there is a patio area, perfect for al-fresco dining. There is also a newly installed CCTV system for extra security.
Crofton House is situated in the heart of Chew Stoke, which is a popular Somerset village in the Chew Valley close to the foothills of the Mendips. Amenities within walking distance in the village include a medical practice, nursery, local shop, garage, public house and an Indian restaurant. The highly regarded village primary school is also within walking distance as is the renowned Chew Valley secondary school.
The neighbouring village of Chew Magna has a good range of local shops including a well-stocked supermarket, master butcher, coffee shop, travel agent, post office and a bank. There are also four public houses nearby, one of which (The Pony and Trap) has been awarded a Michelin star.
The village’s situation in the Chew Valley offers commuters excellent access to the regional centre of Bristol which is 8 miles to the north and the Heritage City of Bath which is 15 miles to the east. The Cathedral City of Wells, which offers further facilities, is 12 miles to the south.
The Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes are close by, notable for their fishing, birdlife, sailing and nature study amenities. The Mendip hills, well known for their limestone features, provide a wide range of informal leisure opportunities.
High speed rail services to London Paddington are available from Bristol Temple Meads and Bath Spa whilst Bristol International Airport is just a few miles away.
The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion.
Mains water, drainage, electricity. Oil fired central heating.
Energy Performance Certificate Rating: D
Bath and North East Somerset Council
Council Tax Band
Fixtures and Fittings
All those items usually regarded as retained to the Vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale, although some may be available to the purchaser if required at valuation.
Strictly by appointment with the Vendor’s Agent, Killens.
From Chew Magna proceed towards Chew Stoke on the B3114. Proceed along this road past Chew Valley School. At the roundabout take the first exit on to the B3114 then turn right in to Blind Lane. Crofton House can then be found on your left hand side.