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Main Street Babcary, Somerton Guide Price £595,000

  • 5 bedroom detached family house
  • Double garage and ample parking
  • Energy efficient with solar panels
  • Central location in popular village
  • Private and secluded gardens
  • Walking distance to one of the best pubs in Somerset

Chapel Farm has been renovated and extended in recent years to create a lovely modern family house situated in one of the most popular villages in Somerset. The house is in immaculate condition and ready to move into immediately! Notably, it is energy efficient with solar panels generating an income of £2K per annum.

On the ground floor, an attractive oak floored hallway with stairs to the first floor leads to a modern, open plan kitchen / diner with fitted units and oak work tops, integrated appliances and an island doubling up as a breakfast bar. A stable door opens into the garden outside. Off the kitchen is a spacious utility room that in turn leads to an integral double garage. Between the dining area and the kitchen is a space for a cosy sofa ideal for relaxing and watching TV! The dining area opens into a really good sized sitting room with built in shelving and a Charnwood wood burner set into a recessed fireplace. French doors open onto the terrace and the gardens beyond. This is a really elegant room and full of light.

Upstairs is a master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and dressing room, four further bedrooms (three doubles and one single) and a family bathroom. All the rooms have fitted carpets and lovely views of the gardens below and at the rear to a field behind the house. Windows are double glazed with oak sills.

Outside

Chapel Farm is approached from the road via an attractive gravelled driveway with lawns to the side and plenty of parking. Two paths lead around the house, one to the log shed and one to the garden. The rear of the house and the integrated double garage are accessed via some double gates off a lane to the side of the property. This private and secluded garden is laid to lawn with a further shed, various fruit trees, a mature oak and some vegetable and flower beds and overlooks a neighbouring field


Services
Mains drainage, water , electricity and oil central heating

Situation

Babcary is known as one of the most charming villages in Somerset, is surrounded by beautiful countryside and borders Sparkford Vale. The excellent red lion pub and restaurant dates from the 17th century and is at the heart of a lively and active village community. Transport links are good with easy access to the A303 and Castle Cary railway station with direct services to London and the South West is a few minutes’ drive away. Good shopping can be found in Clarks Village in nearby Street and Yeovil is a fifteen-minute drive. Local independent schools include All Hallows, Millfield, Hazelgrove, Downside, and the Bruton schools. State schools include the Blue School in Wells, Ansford academy in Castle Cary and Strode College in Street.     

Directions

From the Lydford Cross roads take the A37 towards Yeovil. After approximately 2 miles take the left turning signposted to Babcary. Go through the village until you reach the church - the property is on your left hand side.


Main Street Babcary
Somerton TA11 7DZ
County: Somerset
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: LP000251
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