Hay Barn offers a fantastic opportunity to create a beautiful five bedroom family home in the Mendip Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The barn is an outbuilding on Home Farm, a quiet and peaceful location surrounded by countryside. The proposed plans for Hay Barn include five bedrooms, generous living accommodation on two floors and a large, level garden. The building is currently being reviewed for planning permission to convert into a wonderful detached home with views across the adjoining countryside. The reference is 2019/2165/FUL.
Compton Martin is a small but thriving village with a village hall, post office, church, a very popular public house and a picturesque village pond. The neighbouring village of West Harptree has an excellent General Stores with delicatessen and post office, church and public house.
A comprehensive range of shops including a supermarket is available at Chew Magna about 4 miles away, and the small city of Wells with two markets a week is 9 miles away.
The village’s situation in the Chew Valley offers commuters excellent access to the regional centre of Bristol which is 10 miles to the north and the Heritage City of Bath which is 14 miles is to the east. The Cathedral City of Wells, which offers further facilities, is 9 miles to the south.
The nearest motorway access can be found at junction 21 of the M5 in Weston Super Mare. High speed rail services to London Paddington are available from Bristol Temple Meads (98 minutes) and Bath Spa (85 minutes) whilst Bristol International Airport is 7 miles away.
The Chew Valley and Blagdon lakes are close by, notable for their fishing, birdlife, sailing, and nature study amenities whilst the Mendip Hills, well known for their limestone features, provide a wide range of informal leisure opportunities
Primary Schooling is available at Ubley, West Harptree, Chew Stoke and Chew Magna. Private schooling at Wells Cathedral School in Wells, Millfield at Street, Sidcot Quaker School at Sidcot and a choice of excellent private schools in Bristol. Local secondary schooling is at Chew Valley Comprehensive School in Chew Stoke. Most schools provide transport within the village or nearby.
From Chew Stoke, proceed across the Chew Valley Lake and continue to a junct ion with the A368. Go st raight across signed for Cheddar and pass The Wellsway pub on the right hand side. Take the 1st right and continue on this lane. Home Farm will be on the right hand side soon aft er a left hand bend.