Brake Cottage is a charming character property situated on a private drive in the popular village of Hallatrow.
The current owners have renovated the property to an extremely high standard and have even managed to uncover some hidden historic features.
On entry of this period home you are greeted by a newly fitted kitchen/breakfast room with a utility/boot room adjacent.
The cosy sitting room benefits from a stone inglenook fireplace with a log burner and exposed beams. Next to the sitting room you will find a large double bedroom also benefitting from exposed beams.
On the first floor there is a landing which provides access to the remaining two bedrooms along with a family shower room.
Outside the property is a approached via a gravelled drive leading to a parking area designated to this property. There is parking for four cars in total.
There is a small courtyard to the front with a patio area. To the side of the property there is a sunny walled garden with a Mediterranean feel. It’s the perfect place to have a barbecue in the evening sun!
There is also a large store with light and power.
The property is situated in the peaceful hamlet of Hallatrow, located at the foot of the Mendips between Bath, Bristol and Wells. There is a pub/restaurant, the largest second-hand bookshop in England and a thriving community.
The area has many footpaths along the river Cam and through the nearby ancient woods boasting stunning countryside walks. High Littleton (of which Hallatrow is a part) has a Post Office/newsagent, general stores, hairdresser, excellent primary school, church, excellent fish & chip shop and recreation ground.
The surrounding area has farm shops, golfing at Farrington Gurney, a weekly farmers market in Wells, Frome and Shepton Mallet. sailing at the Chew Valley Lake. There are leisure centres at Chew Magna, Farrington Gurney and Midsomer Norton and the largest tennis club in the Bristol & Avon League at Bishop Sutton.
High Littleton, Clutton & Farrington Gurney primary schools have excellent reputations and are close by. Secondary schools include Norton Hill, Writhlington and Chew Valley. In the private sector nearby are All Hallows Cranmore, Wells Cathedral School, Downside and Millfield besides all those in Bath and Bristol.
The Georgian city of Bath and the regional centre of Bristol are within close commuting distance, from where excellent train services run to London Paddington (approx. 1hr 30 mins). Bristol International Airport is 12 miles away (just under 30 mins drive).
Mains water electricity and gas central heating
Bath and North East Somerset Council- Tel: 01225 477000
Energy Performance Certificate
Strictly by appointment with the Vendor’s Agent, Killens, Tel: 01275 333993
Fixtures and Fittings
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.