About the property
Five Trees is an exceptional and well presented detached house set away from main roads and in the heart of this sought after village.
The accommodation is spacious and light throughout with a contemporary style and generous living space that includes a super kitchen and breakfast room along with a large L-shaped sitting and dining room. The property has four double bedrooms, including one with a dressing room, two with en suite shower rooms and a family bathroom. There is underfloor heating throughout the ground floor of the house.
Outside the property has a lovely landscaped garden and driveway parking at the front.
About the Inside
The front door opens into a reception area with a further door opening to a hall with travertine flooring which continues throughout most of the ground floor and has the benefit of underfloor heating. To the left is the superb kitchen and breakfast room that is fitted with a good range of 'shaker style' wall and floor units with quarts effect worktops and a square bay window that has clever units with seating built in and space for a dining table. Off the kitchen is the utility room with cupboards, granite worksurfacing, space for a washing machine and tumble dryer and a door that leads to the garden. to the left of the stairs is the cloakroom. At the end of the hall is the fabulous sitting and dining room. This large space (23' x 31') has a faux wood burner, fired by mains gas and giving a lovely focal point. Off the sitting room is the generous dining room that has exposed roof timbers and plenty of space for additional sofas and armchairs. Large sliding doors open onto the paved garden terrace.
On the first floor is a spacious landing. There are two double bedrooms, a family bathroom plus a suite with a double bedroom, dressing room and en suite shower room.
On the second floor is another generous bedroom with plenty of eaves storage and an en suite shower room.
About the Outside
Five Trees is tucked away at the end of a no through road and is approached through a wooden 5-bar gate onto the drive that has plenty of space for parking.
The west facing rear garden is fully enclosed with stone wall and fencing. At the rear of the house is a paved terrace that gives the perfect spot to enjoy seating and alfresco dining during the warmer months. There is a rendered store adjacent which is useful for storage of patio furniture etc. The rest of the garden is mainly laid to level lawn with mature planting that includes a pretty Acer tree and borders with shrubs.
About the Area
The pretty village of Oakhill lies to the eastern end of the Mendip Hills within easy commuting distance of Bristol and Bath, five miles from Wells and four miles from Shepton Mallet. The nearby main line rail links are situated at Castle Cary, Bath and Bristol. The village enjoys a varying range of different age and style of properties with many period and individual homes. Within the village there is a doctors’ surgery, village churches, village hall and recreation field and two public houses. Oakhill boasts an excellent primary school whilst secondary schools are within easy reach. In addition, The Wells Cathedral School, Downside, All Hallows, Bruton School for Girls and Millfield are easily accessible.
Services - Mains gas, electric and drainage
Tenure - Freehold
Local Authority - Mendip District Council
Energy Performance Certificate Rating - C
Council Tax Band - F
Directions and Postcode
FromShepton Mallet, proceed along the A367, pass the Oakhill Inn on the right hand side and then turn immediately left onto the High Street. Follow the High Street for a few hundred yards and turn left into The Old Maltings. Five Trees can be found at the end of the road.
Postcode BA3 5BX
Strictly by appointment with the Vendors agent Killens