On entering Bonnetts Farmhouse a covered portico and solid wooden door gives access to the spacious newly decorated hall. The hall has a tiled floor and leads to all the ground floor rooms. The property benefits from two staircases which allows for flexible living accommodation.
The attractive light drawing room has a large open fireplace with a fitted jet master, there are double doors opening to the garden. The Kitchen has a range of fitted wall and floor units and a range cooker with gas hob (calor gas). From the kitchen you can access the cosy snug and leading on from here is the dining room. Comprising the ground floor is a very useful laundry/utility room and cloakroom. Upstairs the house benefits from six double bedrooms all of which enjoy lovely countryside views and two good sized family bathrooms.
Grounds and Gardens
Bonnetts Farmhouse is accessed via an attractive sweeping gravelled driveway which leads to the side of the house.
The gardens and grounds total approximately two acres.
The gardens have been well-crafted with level lawns, mature well stocked borders and shrubs and a rose garden. There is a good variety of mature trees within the grounds.
A paved terrace area next to the house provides the perfect place to sit and enjoy the garden.
There is a range of outbuildings along with six wooden stables, a tack room, garage and workshop. To the north boundary of the property is a small fenced and gated paddock with mature trees.
Bonnetts Farmhouse offers great potential to create a small holding or simply just a family home as it sits in a beautiful rural site of approximately 2 acres.
Bonnetts Farmhouse is situated in a desirable area of Trudoxhill which is a small typically English Village between the towns of Frome and Bruton. The Village is home to a parish church, a village hall, a public house and an excellent equine and small animal veterinary practice. Neighbourhood town Frome, the original Somerset Market town, is full of specialist shops, arts and crafts, antiques & collectables alongside unique clothing shops. Frome hosts a well-established calendar of community events including the 10-day Frome festival, frequent Farmers' markets and The Frome Agricultural & Cheese Show.
The Georgian city of Bath and the regional centre of Bristol are also within good commuting distance, while Castle Cary with links to London Paddington and Exeter is a 12 mile drive. Bristol International Airport is 27 miles away.
There are excellent schools in the surrounding area including highly regarded primary school in the nearby village of Upton Noble as well as a choice of secondary schools. Other schools include Wells Cathedral School which specialises in music, Downside School, Kings Bruton, Sexeys, All Hallows Preparatory School and Millfield School in Street. The area is also well known for its variety of sporting and leisure facilities and for walking and cycling, while sailing and fishing can be pursued at Chew Valley Lake. Leisure centres can be found in Frome, Shepton Mallet and Wells, Mendip, Orchardleigh and Farrington Golf courses are conveniently located close by and Horse Racing enthusiasts are catered for at Bath and Wincanton Race Courses.
Mains water, electricity, private drainage, oil central heating and calor gas
Local Authority and Council Tax
Mendip District Council Telephone 0300 303 8588.
Council Tax Band G
Energy Performance Certificate
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.
From Frome take the A361 south west for around 3 miles taking the left turn just before the Nunney Catch roundabout and head south for the village of Trudoxhill. Follow the lane for approximately 1 mile through the village, go past the village pub (The White Hart) on your left, continue and Bonnetts Farmhouse entrance will be found on the left-hand side.