Applebank is a well presented five bedroom detached family home set within generous 0.5 acre grounds benefitting from its peaceful location.
The property is accessed via a gated private driveway which leads to the front door and porch, once through you enter the entrance hall which provides access to the first floor and two reception rooms, the first of which is beautiful and bright with its French doors leading out onto the patio and gardens. The sitting room is yet another light and spacious room with its exposed beams, feature fireplace and dual aspect views. The open plan kitchen/dining room can be accessed via either of the two reception rooms and features a wide range of base and wall units, a rangemaster and exposed stone work and beams.
Upstairs there are four double bedrooms one or which benefits from an ensuite shower room and a further single bedroom. A family bathroom is also located on this floor.
Grounds and Gardens
Outside the immaculately kept enclosed gardens really enjoy its peaceful location and benefits from a spacious private driveway with ample parking, patio area and separate woodland/orchard, along with the added bonus of a double garage which has been partially converted into a studio/workshop.
Applebank is situated on the outskirts of the rural village of Stowey. The village has always proved popular due to its location and easy access to the regions three major cities. The neighbouring village of Bishop Sutton has a village shop and post office catering for everyday needs, a restaurant, a public house, farm shop and a lovely modern village hall as well as many clubs and societies including a thriving tennis club with 5 hard courts.
The village of Chew Magna, which is a mere 2.5 miles and has a good range of local shops including a well-stocked supermarket, master butcher, coffee shop, travel agent, post office and a bank. There are also four public houses within Chew Magna, one of which (The Pony and Trap) has been awarded a Michelin star.
The Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes are close by, notable for their fishing, birdlife, sailing, and nature study amenities and tearoom/restaurants. The nearby Mendip hills, well known for their limestone features, provide a wide range of informal leisure opportunities.
The regional centre of Bristol is 10 miles to the north whilst the Heritage City of Bath is 13 miles to the north east. The Cathedral City of Wells offers further facilities, including a popular twice weekly farmers market, and is 14 miles to the south. High speed rail services to London Paddington are available from Bristol and Bath whilst Bristol International Airport is 20 minutes (8 miles) away.
The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion.
Mains water, mains electricity and mains drainage. Oil 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
Energy Performance Certificate
Rated D - view at www.killens.org.uk
From Bristol, proceed southwards along the A37 for approximately 5 miles. After Pensford, turn right at the Chelwood roundabout onto the A368. Continue for approximately 2 miles then turn right onto Stowey Bottom. Applebank can be found on your right hand side.