Hillside is a charming period cottage full of character features situated in the heart of the popular village of Oakhill. This three-bedroom property has been finished to a high standard and offers deceptively spacious accommodation with beautiful gardens.
The modern kitchen at the rear of the property homes original flagstone flooring and leads into the wonderful garden. It is equipped with fitted units and built in appliances. The kitchen and dining room are open plan which makes a fantastic social area. The sitting room benefits from an open fireplace and is south facing so is naturally very light.
On the first floor there is the master bedroom and spacious family bathroom. The family bathroom is contemporary and benefits from a separate shower.
Rising to the second floor a further two bedrooms are found with views over the countryside from both sides of the house.
Hillside benefits from both front and rear gardens. The front garden is a patio style garden, fit for al fresco dining. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with border planting.
The pretty village of Oakhill lies in a picturesque valley to the east of the Mendip Hills. Everyday needs are well catered for, with a doctors' surgery, village hall, church and public house. Like many Mendip villages it has an active community. The village lies between the Georgian city of Bath, well known for its Roman Baths and architecture and the historic Cathedral city of Wells.
Twice weekly markets are held locally in Wells and Shepton Mallet. Bath is 16 miles away, and Bristol, with its mainline rail service to London Paddington and M4 access is 18 miles. Castle Cary station is also close by. Bristol International Airport is 19 miles away. There is a daily National Express coach service to and from Heathrow and London Victoria from the bus stop opposite the school.
There are excellent state and independent schools in the area including Wells Blue School, Wells Cathedral School, Millfield, Downside and All Hallows plus those in nearby Bruton and Bristol and Bath. The property is also within walking distance of Oakhill Primary School.
The area is popular for walking and cycling while sailing and fishing can be pursued at Chew Valley Lake. Leisure centres can be found at Wells Shepton Mallet and Bath. Wells, Mendip and Farrington Golf courses are conveniently located close by.
Mains water, Mains drainage. Oil fired central heating.
Upon entering Oakhill on the A367 from Shepton Mallet, take a right turn at The Oakhill Inn onto Fosse Road. Hillside will be found after a short distance, on the left hand side.
Fixtures and Fittings
All those items usually regarded as retained to the vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale.
Strictly by appointment with the Vendors agent Killens 01749 671172