Wells: 01749 671172 | Chew Magna: 01275 333993 | Auction Rooms: 01749 840770

Wells & Professional: 01749 671172
Chew Magna: 01275 333993
Auction Rooms: 01749 840770

Green Ore, Wells Guide Price £835,000

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  • A beautiful five bedroom period home with stunning original features
  • Integral two bedroom annex
  • Set in approximately half an acre of gardens
  • Gated driveway with ample off street parking
  • Commutable to Bristol International Airport, Bristol & Bath
  • In close proximity to good local schooling

A stunning Grade II listed property in the spectacular Mendip Hills. The Old Inn has grounds of roughly ½ acre, together with the adjoining two-bedroom Annex. The house offers flexible, well-maintained accommodation complete with an array of character period features throughout alongside beautiful mature gardens, generous off-road parking and garaging.


Listed Grade II, The Old Inn is as expected in a house of this calibre, all the main rooms are well-proportioned and of excellent sizes with many of the original period features including original stone windows, open fireplaces and flagstone flooring in the reception/dining room. The downstairs accommodation also comprises of an impressive reception/dining room with flagstone flooring upon arrival. The drawing room which boosts an open fireplace, with the adjoining sitting room having a cosy wood burning stove. The kitchen has original tiled flooring as well as an extensive range of bespoke wall and base units with polished granite worktops and oil-fired Aga. The house provides excellent family accommodation with an en-suite master bedroom, two further double bedrooms and an impressive family bathroom and a well-appointed study.

The Annex

Attached to The Old Inn is the two-bedroom annex which can be accessed directly off the gravelled parking. The accommodation is light and spacious. It is ideal for use by dependent relatives or for staff occupation.

Grounds and Gardens

Outside the property is approached by a five-bar gate. There is plenty of parking on a gravelled drive with a path leading you to the front door. The gardens are mainly to the rear of the house and mainly laid to lawn. The grounds come in around 1/2 acre, perfect for family living. A double garage can also be found in the grounds.


Green Ore is in the heart of the beautiful and nationally protected Mendip Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is within easy reach of Bath, Bristol and Wells. The small hamlet of Green Ore is only 2 miles from the highly sought-after village of Chewton Mendip. The village has a variety of amenities, including a church, primary school, pre-school, highly regarded village shop, village hall and public house. The nearby Georgian city of Bath and the regional centre of Bristol are also within good commuting distance, while Castle Cary Station with links to London Paddington and Exeter is a fifteen-minute drive away. Bristol International Airport is 20-minute drive away. There are excellent schools in Wells and the surrounding area including highly regarded primary schools in Chewton Mendip and Wells, the extremely sought-after Wells Blue secondary school, Wells Cathedral School, Downside School, All Hallows Preparatory School and Millfield. 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 at Wells and Shepton Mallet. Wells, Mendip and Farrington Golf courses are conveniently located close by and Horse Racing enthusiasts are catered for at Bath and Wincanton Race Courses.


The Old Inn is situated in the heart of Green Ore. If you are driving towards Chewton Mendip on the A39 (Bristol Road), as you reach the crossroads in Green Ore turn left onto the B3135 and The Old Inn is the first access after The Ploughboy Inn on the right-hand side.




Mains water, private drainage. Oil central heating.

Local Authority

Mendip District Council Telephone 0300 303 8588.



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.

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Green Ore
Wells BA5 3ES
County: Somerset
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref #: W/16978
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