4 Bedrooms Detached House - Under Offer
Bowden Hill, Chilcompton, Radstock Offers In Excess £525,000
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A rare opportunity has arisen to purchase this charming, double fronted and much loved four bedroom detached family home, in an elevated and set back position and on the edge of the vibrant village of Chilcompton, enjoying far reaching countryside views.
A rare opportunity has arisen to purchase this attractive and spacious period double fronted four bedroom detached and much loved family home, in an elevated and set back position, retaining an abundance of character and charm in the popular village of Chilcompton. The home requires some updating, whilst retaining original features including working shutters to all windows, feature fireplaces and surrounds and externally benefiting from plenty of parking and an outbuilding suitable for conversion with the necessary planning permission.
About the inside.
The internal accommodation provides two generous reception rooms to the front, kitchen, dining room with range, four good size bedrooms, family bathroom with separate W.C. generous utility room and large entrance hallway.
The main reception room features a beautiful stone fire surround with the original servants call bells set either side, and a large woodburning stove. Two full length double glazed doors with original working shutters open onto the front lawn. The second reception room has an open fire and double glazed door to the front lawn. The dining room to the rear also has a beautiful stone fire surround with space for a range cooker; and the original call bells are still in place on the wall. A small step leads into the kitchen which has a range of base and wall mounted cabinets, Belfast sink, modern floor standing oil boiler and a shuttered window onto the rear courtyard. On the other side of the rear hallway is a large utility room with stairs down to the cellar and a fitted WC.
The staircase features a fantastic tall window presenting stunning views onto the rear garden and further to countryside views beyond. The large principal bedroom to the front has two double glazed windows and a feature fireplace. Two further double bedrooms and a large single complete the family accommodation. The large bathroom has a bath with shower over, pedestal sink, and separate W.C.
About the outside.
The property has a generous size stone outbuilding which formerly housed animals and could present itself for multiple different uses via conversion subject to necessary planning permissions.
Externally the landscaped rear gardens are laid out in several 'rooms'. There are two large lawned areas, a generous vegetable plot with a greenhouse, two ponds and a glass potting shed; and vast range of mature trees, shrubs and plants which fill the garden with colour all year round.
A large driveway from the side of the home sweeps behind, providing parking for multiple vehicles.
The front lawn is bordered by hedges and mature shrubs and offers views to the countryside.
About the area.
Situated in the village of Chilcompton The property is within reach of local amenities, including a Co-Op, Post Office, doctor's surgery and an excellent pub. There is a primary school in the village and there is a great select independent schools in the area to include Downside School, All Hallows Preparatory School, Millfield and Wells Cathedral School. High speed rail links to London Paddington are available from Bath Spa and Bristol Temple Meads with a journey time from 90 minutes. Wells 10 miles, Frome 11 miles, Bath 12 miles, Bristol 17 miles, Bristol International Airport 16 miles (All distances and times are approximate)
Postcode- BA3 4EN
Services - Mains Drainage, Mains Water, Oil Central Heating and Electricity
Tenure - Freehold
Local Authority - Mendip District Council
Energy Performance Certificate Rating - E
Council Tax Band - G