4 Bedrooms Detached House - Under Offer
Hinton Blewett, Bristol, Bath And North East Somerset Guide Price £975,000
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An attractive four bedroom substantial stone built house within easy reach of Bristol and Bath. This well-equipped equestrian property consists of an all-weather 20m x 60m menege, stables, outbuildings and paddocks totaling 4 acres. Westend Farm is situated in a peaceful location and wonderful...
A stone built farmhouse with outstanding equestrian facilities
Set in an extremelly peaceful location
Spacious accommodation with well proportioned bedrooms
Boasting period features including exposed stone walls and an inglenook fireplace
Land of approximitely four acres
Far reaching countryside views
Well regarded village pub and church just a walk away
Excellent network of bridleways and footpaths on the door step
About the Property
Westend Farm is an attractive country house approached from a gated driveway set within a rural but not isolated location. The internal accommodation is well-presented and enjoys an array of characterful features. Outside the property comprises a stable block, all weather manage and paddocks.
About the Inside
The property is on a manageable scale benefitting from many original features including exposed wooden beams, an inglenook fireplace as well as a lovely rural outlook. The light, spacious country kitchen is where the current owners spend most of their time. This great “live in“ kitchen has flagstone flooring, wall and floor base units and a belfast sink. French doors open out to the garden ideal for alfresco dining. The kitchen leads through to the dining room which is a well-proportioned space for a large dining table, the stairs lead to the first floor from here. The sitting room has lovely features including exposed oak beams, an inglenook fireplace which houses a wood burning stove. This room leads to a study/second reception room. Comprising the ground floor is utility/laundry room and a cloakroom. The charm continues to the first floor where you will find four good size bedrooms. The master bedroom has a dressing area and an ensuite shower room. There are three further bedrooms which are all doubles, to complete the first floor is the family bathroom with a roll top bath and airing cupboard.
About the Outside
The property is ideal for equestrian buyers and comes complete with a purpose-built block and render stable block which was re-roofed in 2022, with three large fully matted (floor and walls), bright and airy stables with automatic drinkers and trace heating for the water pipes. There is a washdown/tack up box with hot shower and solarium. As well as additional stone-built outbuilding for storage with a drying room to one side, great for drying wet rugs and tack. Directly outside the stables is an all-weather turnout area and yard. The paddocks are bounded by mature hedges and have separate road access. The four acres are split into 5 paddocks recently fitted with foal safe tornado horse fencing, arranged for easy access and field mats in gateways.
About the Area
The Somerset village of Hinton Blewett is on the northern slope of The Mendip Hills which is fantastic for lovers of walking or equestrian pursuits. It is situated 5 miles from the cathedral city of Wells, with its excellent shops and amenities and 15 miles from South Bristol. The village has a 13th century church, village green and archetypal village pub, the popular Ring O' Bells.
There are several excellent schools within the area, the designated primary being in the nearby village of Bishop Sutton. Secondary schooling is at Chew Valley School which is a thriving comprehensive serving the communities of the Chew Valley. With 1200 pupils including 200 in the Sixth Form, the school is both a vibrant place to be and highly successful.
Mains electricity, water and private drainage. Oil fired central heating with underfloor heating in the kitchen, the boiler was fitted new in 2016 as was the solar PV system.