Well loved by the previous owner, though now in need of some updating, this detached bungalow offers plenty of potential and provides a great opportunity for the new owners to make their own mark.
Well situated between Wells, Frome and Shepton Mallet, in the village of Doulting, the property is within walking distance of the village pub and is within a quarter of a mile of the village primary school.
Within the bungalow, there is a 15ft x 12ft Sitting Room; light and bright, with a large window to the front. The Kitchen/Breakfast Room has a range of fitted units with space for appliances and room enough for a table and chairs. From here, a door opens to the Conservatory which has doors opening to the gardens. There are three bedrooms, all doubles and a family bathroom. The entrance hall is a good size, with the front door opening from the porch at the front of the bungalow.
Outside, the property is approached along a quiet cul de sac. There is driveway parking for a number of vehicles and the garage, with up and over door, is over 23ft in length.
To the front, the garden is bordered by a low wall, with a gate opening to a footpath that leads to the front door. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn, with two greenhouses, and a shed. The rear garden is enclosed by wooden fencing and hedgerow and beyond, there are views to neighbouring farmland.
There is space to extend, subject to obtaining planning permission and in fact, the neighbouring bungalow has extended into the loft space with a dormer window taking full advantage of the countryside views.
Trendsber is situated in the rural the village of Doulting. This pretty Mendip village is steeped in history and is home to a variety of interesting period properties, a recreation field, 12th Century church and an excellent primary school. The village has a good community with an active church and village hall and a busy public house. There are numerous walks and footpaths around the village that can be enjoyed. There are three local market towns within close proximity; Shepton Mallet and Frome, with the Catherdral City of Wells, also close by. They each offer essential shopping, as well as weekly farmers markets. Nearby you can find Kilver Court Designer Village and Sharpham Park Farm Shop.
The Georgian city of Bath and the regional centre of Bristol are also within commuting distance, while Castle Cary train station with links to London Paddington and Exeter is also nearby. Bristol International Airport is approximately 19 miles away.
The area is also well known for its variety of sporting and leisure facilities including walking and cycling. There are leisure centres at Shepton Mallet, Wells and Glastonbury and golf courses at Farrington Gurney, Mendip (outside Shepton Mallet) and Wells. Sailing at Chew Valley Lake and fishing at both Chew Valley and Blagdon Lakes. Horse Racing at Bath and Wincanton.
On leaving the centre of Shepton Mallet on the A361 towards Frome, enter the village of Doulting and take the second turn on the left, into Chelynch Road. Travel for just over a quarter of a mile along this road and then turn left, into a cul de sac, where the property will be found on the right hand side.
Mains water, mains drainage. oil central heating.
Mendip District Council Telephone 0300 303 8588.
Strictly by appointment with the Vendors agent Killens 01749 671172
Fixtures and fittings
All those items usually regarded as retained to the vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale.