Stanton Gate is a substantial, five double bedroom detached family home located within the popular Chew Valley village of Stanton Drew. The property was built about 25 years ago for our clients and during their time they have created a much loved and welcoming family home. The property is arranged over two floors and offers extensive living accommodation throughout. The property is located on the outskirts of the village and as such benefits from far reaching countryside views.
Upon arrival at the property a five bar gate opens to a gravelled driveway and parking area leading to a double garage.
The front door of the property opens to the spacious entrance hall with an impressive galleried landing above. Off from the reception hall is the main lounge, one of three reception rooms in the house, dining room and study. Also on the ground floor is the kitchen/dining room with double doors opening to the patio area and rear garden beyond, this is a perfect place for al-fresco dining, the kitchen area is well equipped with a range of matching wall and floor cupboards and also includes a integrated dishwasher, double oven and hob, next to the kitchen is the utility room with a door allowing access to outside.
Double doors from the entrance open to the sitting room. This attractive room has double doors opening onto the garden and take full advantage of the views across the neighbouring countryside, there is also a feature fireplace with a wood burning stove.
On the first floor there are five double bedrooms, the master bedroom has a full bathroom en-suite with a separate shower cubicle, the guest bedroom has a shower room en-suite and every room is arranged to take full advantage of the views to the front and the rear of the property. Also on the first floor in the family bathroom with a three piece comprising a panelled bath, WC and a wash hand basin.
Outside there is a lawned garden with well stocked mature borders and beds, a patio area adjoins the rear of the property. There is also a detached double garage with twin up and over doors to the front and light and power connected.
Stanton Gate is situated in the picturesque village of Stanton Drew which a very sought after village situated within the Chew Valley. Within the village the local facilities include a primary school, public house (The Druids), a church and a village hall. The village is also famous for its stone circles, these ancient monuments date from 3000 – 2000 BC and display the second largest stone circle in Britain. The neighbouring village of Chew Magna has a good range of local shops including a well-stocked supermarket, master butcher, coffee shop, gift shops, travel agent, post office and a pharmacy. There are also four excellent public houses in the village and a new seafood restaurant. The village’s situation in the Chew Valley offers commuters excellent access to the regional centre of Bristol which is 8 miles to the north and the Heritage City of Bath which is 13 miles to the east. The Cathedral City of Wells, which offers further facilities, is 17 miles to the south. The Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes are close by, notable for their fishing, birdlife, sailing and nature study amenities. A visit to Salt and Malt restaurant at Chew Valley Lake is recommended, as this modern tearoom/fish restaurant is owned by the same family as The Pony and Trap which is a Michelin star restaurant. The Mendip hills, well known for their limestone features, provide a wide range of informal leisure opportunities.
The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion.
Mains water, electricity, private drainage and oil fired central heating. EPC Rating E.
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
From Chew Magna proceed along The Chalks, which becomes the B3130, and head out of the village towards Pensford. Upon reaching The Round House, turn right toward Stanton Drew. Cross the bridge and proceed through the village passing the pub on you left hand side. Approximately 0.8 miles after the pub the house can be found on your right hand side.