Huntsmead, a most striking country home offering generous family accommodation, situated in the centre of this picturesque and sought after village.
Set back from the lane in a slightly elevated tranquil position with rural open views from all aspects, this property occupies a truly delightful setting. The downstairs accommodation flows from the spacious, inviting reception hall creating a warm and welcoming ambience. The stunning kitchen has been recently extended and now boasts a superb orangery with bi folding doors opening to the garden. The bespoke, hand painted kitchen features stylish marble inset worktops, a large marble island unit and integrated appliances. The dining room, accessed via the orangery, has flagstone floor, beams, natural stone walls, woodburner and doors to the garden, while the light and airy sitting room is an attractive dual aspect room with an open fireplace and glorious views There is also a garden room with flagstone floor, natural stone walls, beams and doors to the garden, and a study with window overlooking a courtyard. A useful utility room off the kitchen and a cloakroom complete the spacious downstairs accommodation.
The first floor comprises five double bedrooms: a master bedroom suite with private bathroom and dressing room, a guest suite also with en suite shower room and dressing room, and three further double bedrooms serviced by a large family bathroom which includes a large walk-in shower.
Grounds and Gardens
The property has a stone pillared entrance with level lawn either side of the driveway which allows parking for several cars. There is a double garage (currently converted into two stables}. The mature gardens which wrap around the property are a gardener's paradise with established mixed planting, a variety of trees, shrubbery beds, large lawn and paved areas ideal for entertaining. An enclosed courtyard with tall iron gates set within stone arches is accessed via the garden and the utility room. There is also a pretty stone-built Wendy House and large timber shed. The paddock adjoins the rear garden.
Huntsmead is situated at the heart of the extremely desirable village of Regil, in a beautiful setting with views over the Chew Valley countryside, only 3 miles north of Chew Magna. Regil is a thriving village with public house, church and village hall. Chew Magna is about three miles away and has a comprehensive range of shopping facilities including a village hall, church and a variety of shops including a supermarket and doctor’s surgery in Chew Stoke. A more extensive range of shops and amenities can be found in Bristol (9.5 miles). Highly regarded primary schools and secondary schools in Winford, Chew Stoke and Chew Magna, including Chew Valley Secondary School. Numerous private schools are in Bristol, Bath, Wells and Street. Walking and riding over the Mendip Hills.
Fishing and sailing on the Chew Valley Lake. Fishing on Blagdon Lake. Golf at Bristol and Clifton Golf Club at Failand, Burnham & Berrow Golf Club at Burnham on Sea and, The Mendip Spring Golf Club at Congresbury. Racing at Wincanton and Bath. Bristol Airport is 3 miles. The motorway network is accessed via M5 (J20) about 9 miles away. The railway network is accessed from Bristol Temple Meads (9 miles) and Bath Spa (17 miles), giving easy access to the south west, the Midlands and London Paddington.
Freehold with vacant possession on completion.
Mains electricity, water and private drainage. Oil fired central heating.
Local Authority and Council Tax
North Somerset Council Tel: 01934 888888
Council Tax - Band G
From Chew Magna High Street travelling towards Winford village, on the sharp right hand bend turn left onto Regil Lane. Continue along the lane past the Crown Public House and into Regil. When the village telephone kiosk on a small island of grass is in sight look for the entrance to Huntsmead on the right hand side. The property is set behind tall hedgerow with a grass verge and log edging.
Strictly by appointment with the Vendors Agents, Killens 01275 333993
Fixtures and Fittings
All those items usually regarded as retained to the Vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale although may be available by separate negotiation.