About the Property
Spencer House is an elegant, detached mock Georgian style family house set in the heart of a desirable village.
The generous accommodation is superbly presented with split level living over four floors, creating light and space throughout. The house is complimented by tranquil, secluded pretty gardens with a studio cabin and a detached double garage.
The property is complimented by gas central heating, and wooden double glazed sash windows.
About the Inside
On entering the property, you are welcomed with an attractive entrance hall with a staircase leading to the first split level floor. Doors lead to the double aspect study, this room is light and well-proportioned. Perfect for working from home. The bespoke Kitchen has plenty of wall and base units with granite worktops and integrated appliances. From the kitchen you can enjoy wonderful views over a paved seating area and garden beyond. A door gives access to the garden from the kitchen. Completing this floor is a cloakroom.
The stairs then lead to the triple aspect sitting room, this lovely bright room with French doors leading to superb raised terrace with stone balustrade and the garden.
The second split level has three double bedrooms, all having views across the gardens and grounds.
The third level is home to a superb master bedroom that has fitted wardrobes and an en-suite bathroom with shower over. The master bedroom also enjoys a lovely westerly facing balcony overlooking the gardens and pond. The family bathroom is also found on this floor.
About the Outside
The property is approached across a driveway shared with just one neighbour. The drive leads to the detached double garage with twin electric doors and parking in front. From the drive, steps up lead to the front door with a stone portico over and a lawned garden with well stocked flowerbeds. At the side is a wrought iron gate leading to the rear garden.
The rear garden is a delight, with a raised terrace and additional lower terrace giving large paved seating areas and views across the garden. The mature garden is mainly laid to lawn and benefits from a good selection of mature trees and shrubs. A pleasant and shallow pond runs the length of the garden, fed from a small stream which runs from Oakhill Manor behind, this beautiful feature is well stocked with grass carp and enjoys frequent visits from herons and a kingfisher.
Within the garden is a very useful and good sized timber built cabin/workshop with power and lighting.
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 Drainage, Water, Gas and Electricity
Tenure - Freehold
Local Authority - Mendip District Council
Energy Performance Certificate Rating - C
Council Tax Band - G
Directions and postcode
From Shepton 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 Spencer House can be found on the righthand side.
Strictly by appointment with the Vendors agent Killens