Redfield Farm is an attractive Grade II listed family home arranged over three floors. The property dates from the Queen Anne period and typifies properties from this golden age of architecture, well built and elegantly designed.
The house has been owned by our vendor clients for a number of years and during their tenure at the property they have made considerable improvements and alterations whilst being careful not to detract from any of the period features and to respect the property’s heritage.
Upon arrival at the property a gravelled driveway allows for ample parking, from here an attractive terrace leads to the front door with its decorative stone canopy above. The front door leads you through to the reception hall with flagstone floors and a staircase rising to the first floor.
Immediately off the reception hall is the study, again with flagstone flooring, a window with window seat and a dual sided fireplace (with wood burner), shared with the sitting room. The sitting room is an attractive, light and airy room with windows overlooking the garden and to the side of the property.
Heading back through to the reception hall a door opens to the dining room, again with flagstone flooring, an attractive window seat and a feature fireplace, beyond the dining room is the kitchen/breakfast room, the kitchen is fitted with a range of matching wall and floor cupboards and also includes the gas fired Stanley. From the kitchen the rear lobby leads to the family room, with double doors opening to the rear garden. Also on the ground floor is the utility/cloakroom.
On the first floor you will find the master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and two further bedrooms, a flight of stairs leads to the second floor where there are two further bedrooms, a shower room and a bathroom.
Grounds and Gardens
Outside the generous level rear garden is predominantly laid to lawn with a number of well-established trees and shrubs as well as attractive floral borders. A patio area adjoins the rear of the property and is ideal for al-fresco dining. Also within the garden is the garden store/workshop/games room. This detached building offers a multitude of usages to satisfy any intending purchaser.
Redfield Farm is located within the market town of Midsomer Norton. Midsomer Norton has a range of excellent facilities including a variety of different shops, local businesses, schools, church and public houses. Nearby, there is the village of Farrington Gurney which is home to the renowned Farrington Farm Shop as well as the Farrington Golf and Country Club. Situated on the edge of the Mendip Hills an AONB (area of outstanding natural beauty) and the Chew Valley, famed for its impressive lake.
A number of leisure pursuits can be enjoyed within the immediate locality, including leisure centres and swimming pools, Midsomer Norton also has its own cricket team. For those looking for leisure activities further afield The Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes are notable for their fishing, birdlife, sailing and nature study amenities. A visit to Salt and Malt at Chew Valley Lake is highly recommended. The Mendip hills, well known for their limestone features, provide a wide range of informal leisure opportunities.
The property is ideally located for those commuting to Bath, Bristol, Wells and the local market towns. The Heritage City of Bath and the Cathedral City of Wells are both 10 miles distant, whilst the regional centre of Bristol is a mere 16 miles away.
Mainline rail services to London Paddington are available from Bath (85 minutes). Bristol International Airport lies approximately 15 miles to the North West, giving convenient access to regular internal and international flights, although the property doesn’t suffer from any air traffic noise.
The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion.
Council Tax Band - F
Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas fired central heating.
Fixtures and Fittings
All those 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 at valuation.
Bath and North East Somerset Council Tel: 01225 477000
Strictly by appointment with the Vendor’s Agent, Killens, Telephone 01275 333993
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