5 Bedrooms House - Under Offer
Witham Friary, Frome, Somerset Asking Price £850,000
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Tynemead Byre is a characterful five bedroom barn conversion, once forming part of the original 17th century farmhouse. Set in a popular village location, the property has enclosed private gardens, adjoining open countryside.
About the Property
Tynemead Byre is situated in a rural position in the popular village of Witham Friary. Tynemead itself is home to three barn conversions and Tynemead Farmhouse. The barn once formed part of the 17th Century farmhouse.
About the Inside
The accommodation has been tastefully decorated throughout and is full of natural light. The kitchen is a good size and enjoys views across the garden. There is a range of wall and base units and room for a kitchen table. Next to the kitchen is useful storage and a utility room. When the barn was converted, careful consideration was taken to retain many of the original features including the wonderful natural stone, exposed beams, a working fireplace and hard floors. The impressive sitting room has an attractive woodburning stove which is set in the middle of the room. This room has a vaulted ceiling with exposed beans.
From this room there is a staircase to the fifth bedroom. Further bedrooms are situated at the far end of the property. The master room has a shower en-suite and a glass door leading to the garden. On this level is also the second bedroom which over looks the side garden and the family bathroom. Stairs lead to two further bedrooms.
The property benefits from scope to extend if further accommodation was required. (subject to any necessary planning permission) This is a pretty barn conversion has been well maintained over the years and also benefits from newly fitted windows throughout.
About the Outside
The property sits well within its grounds and the
accommodation enjoys the views of the garden and countryside views beyond. The property has a generous grounds which are fully
enclosed, the level lawn adjoins open countryside. There is a gated driveway with ample parking as well as a hard standing area. There are two outbuildings, one of which was a stable. A pretty path leads to the front door with lawn and further garden either side of the property.
About the Area
The attractive Somerset village of Witham Friary is surrounded by neighbouring countryside. The Seymour Arms public house is at the centre of this farming village and the local primary school is in the adjacent village of Upton Noble. The popular town of Bruton is just 6 miles to the south and has a range of local shops, a smart restaurant with rooms called ‘At the Chapel’ and more recently the addition of ‘Hauser and Wirth’; a world renowned art gallery including exhibitions, a beautiful garden designed by Piet Oudolf and a fantastic restaurant.
Another nearby destination is Babington House, the private members club. The market town of Frome is also approximately 6 miles but to the north and has extensive amenities including shops, boutiques as well as two theatres, a cinema, restaurants and cafes.
The Georgian city of Bath is just over 20 miles away and the regional centre of Bristol is approximately 25 miles away. Nearby Castle Cary boasts a train station with direct links to London Paddington.
Postcode – BA11 5HE
Local Authority – Mendip District Council
Council Tax - F
Energy Performance Certificate Rating - D
Tenure - Freehold
Viewings - Strictly by appointment with the Vendors agent Killens