Manor Farm is a delightful small private farm situated on the edge of the Chew Valley. The property comprises of an impressive stone farmhouse, a range of modern and traditional outbuildings, beautiful gardens and land of approximately 28 acres.
The Farmhouse itself is east facing and boasts many traditional features throughout including original beams and wide farmhouse doors. The farmhouse kitchen has a central island and oil-fired AGA as well as a fabulous pantry. Off the kitchen is a boot room and utility room.
The reception rooms are well proportioned rooms and enjoy the traditional features. The cosy drawing room is a charming room with a large inglenook fireplace with a wood burning stove. The dining room is a lovely light room with double aspect and also features a woodburning stove. This then leads on to another large family sitting room, office, craft room and downstairs cloakroom along with plenty of storage.
The charm continues to the first floor where there are three well proportioned bedrooms, family bathroom and shower room. Two further double rooms can be found on the second floor, one of which has an en-suite shower room.
The driveway leads to the large original farm courtyard to the front of the house. The impressive grounds and land surround the farmhouse and farm buildings. One barn has been converted to create a home gym and workshop.
The other barns lend themselves to be converted if further accommodation was required. The gardens are immaculately presented with flower beds and interesting planting.
The large garden enjoys lovely views over the stream to the fields beyond. The paddocks and stables are fenced with post and rail fencing.
There are two separate detached barns in the fields. All fields have mains water connected and are currently used for cattle and sheep grazing. The land has been farmed organically for the last 20 years and has a variety of rich and varied wildlife with orchids in the end pastures.
Manor Farm is situated on the edge of Winford within the charming Chew Valley.
The village provides some local amenities including a shop and post office’ 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. There are also four public houses nearby, one of which (The Pony and Trap) has been awarded a Michelin star, also nearby is The Pig Bath restaurant and hotel which is highly rated.
The property’s location on the periphery of 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 19 miles to the east. The Cathedral City of Wells, which offers further facilities, is 17 miles to the south.
The Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes, notable for their fishing, birdlife, sailing and nature study amenities, are close by as are the Mendip Hills, well known for their limestone features, and which 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. Access to the motorway network is at Clevedon (junction 20).
There is an excellent range of private schools within the area. Primary education is available in Winford and Chew Stoke whilst secondary schooling is available at Chew Valley School. Most schools provide transport.
Freehold with vacant possession on completion.
As you leave Chew Magna on the Winford Road, past the Esso garage, about a mile onwards towards Winford turn right into Littleton Lane. Follow the lane up and bear left to the no through road. The property can be found on your left hand side.
Strictly by appointment with the Vendors Agents, Killens 01275 333993
Fixtures and Fittings
All those items usually regarded as retained to the Vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale although may be available by separate negotiation.
Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating