This impressive five bedroom detached home is built from Blue Lias stone with clay roof tiles.
The reception entrance hall gives access to all principal rooms with stairs leading to the galleried landing. The property consists of stylish well-designed open plan kitchen/breakfast room. This lovely light family room is the hub of the house, the perfect place for entertaining. There are bifold doors extending along one wall which open onto a large terrace area as well as double french doors to the garden from the other side of the kitchen. The contemporary kitchen is well equipped with all integrated high-quality appliances. The large boot room/utility room adjoins the kitchen and leads to the double garage.
The cosy sitting room is a formal well proportioned room with a fireplace. Comprising the ground floor is a generous size study.
The first floor accommodation is just as impressive, each room is accessed via the incredibly light gallery landing. The stunning master suite has its own dressing room, large en-suite bathroom and a south west facing balcony taking in views of Glastonbury Tor and open countryside. There are four further double bedrooms one with an en-suite shower room and a family bathroom.
There is underfloor heating throughout the ground floor and first floor bathrooms.
Access to an airing cupboard can be found off the gallery landing and loft access is in the fifth bedroom.
Starlings Rest is approached via a block paved driveway providing parking space for a number of cars. The driveway leads to double garage. Inside there is power and light.
There are gardens to the front and rear of the house. The private rear garden is fully enclosed and mainly laid to lawn with some recently new planting. There is a large terrace BBQ area directly outside the kitchen doors which is the perfect place for outside seating.
Meare is located just a few miles outside of the historical town of Glastonbury. The countryside is locally known as ‘The Somerset Levels’. Meare is in close to proximity to the fabulous city of Wells and only a few miles from the town of Street, known for its retail outlet ‘Clarks Village’ two swimming pools, one to be found at the Sports Centre and the hugely popular outdoor Lido on the High Street with grassy areas for picnics.
The Cathedral city of Wells is only eight miles away and offers all the usual amenities of a thriving market town; twice weekly markets, plenty of coffee shops and restaurants. Another popular village is Wedmore which is approx. 6 miles
The area is well positioned for schools with its own primary school in Meare itself as well as being with a short drive of Millfield prep and senior schools. Crispin Secondary School in Street as well as the well respected 6th form college, Strode College. Wells Cathedral School and the Blue School in Wells all within easy access.
Meare is approximately 11 miles from Castle Cary Railway Station, which has mainline rail service from Castle Cary to London (Paddington) in circa 2 hours. Bristol and Exeter Airports are both within about 1 hour’s drive offering connections around the UK, Europe and to other destinations.
Also within a 25 mile radius is Bath, Bristol, Weston Super Mare, Taunton, Yeovil and Bridgwater making for an easy commute and good access to both the M5 and M4.
On entering the village of Meare from Glastonbury (B3151) continue along the road and onto St Mary's Road. As you pass Meare Manor on your right there is a left hand turning signposted "The Levels". Take this turning, this property can be found in the development on the right hand side.
Mains water and drainage. Oil central heating, Solar panels for hot water. Underfloor heating on the ground floor and bathrooms on the first floor
Mendip District Council Telephone 0300 303 8588.
Strictly by appointment with the Vendors agent Killens 01749 671172
Fixture and Fittings
All those items usually regarded as retained to the vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale.