- Stunning duplex apartment in a fabulous mansion
- Set in 25 acres of parkland and woodlands
- Incredible, uninterrupted views
- Close to Bruton
- Use of swimming pool, tennis courts and grounds
- One of Somerset's finest hidden gems
- Four double bedrooms
Redlynch House is a majestic, Grade II listed, country mansion of ancient origins situated within the Redlynch Estate. Set in 25 acres of beautiful grounds and breath-taking views this is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy a slice of grandeur within a unique and prestigious setting.
To reside in Redlynch Park is to purchase a country lifestyle surrounded with history and to enjoy all that a property of such exceptional calibre has to offer. The long sweeping driveway is flanked by parkland and woodlands and sets the scene, as one approaches, of the absolute splendour of Redlynch itself.
Number 5 is the largest of the apartments and this handsome property is entered through an impressive front door to reveal an oak panelled hallway with sweeping staircase rising to the first floor. Upon entering the apartment there is an immediate sense of space and light. Large high ceilinged rooms with windows framing the spectacular and panoramic scenery. The large dining/kitchen has a utility and a pantry. The drawing room is spectacular with its high ceilings and southerly and easterly views. This is a truly splendid space to relax, unwind or to entertain guests. Upstairs a generous landing leads to four double bedrooms and a dressing room.
The parkland wraps around the property and is beautifully sectioned with expert planting of box hedging, yew hedges and borders planted with an abundance of flora, shrubs and mature trees. A magical walled garden to the rear of the property has been laid to vegetable plots and cold-frames - perfect for either a green-fingered kitchen garden enthusiast or a complete novice to enjoy. There are enchanting woodland walks around the estate.
A communal outdoor heated pool is perfectly positioned to take maximum advantage of the views. There is an 18th c Grade II summer house, ideal for meetings/ parties and a tennis court.
The property has the bonus of three private garages.
Redlynch is one mile from the ancient small town of Bruton with its bustling high street home to a florist, a pharmacy, boutiques, the renowned restaurant “At the Chapel” and the world famous art gallery “Hauser and Wirth”. The pretty town of Castle Cary is a few miles to the west and also offers many independent shops, pubs, interiors retailers and a book-store. The newly opened country estate “The Newt in Somerset” is in a fabulous with wonderful gardens and woodland walks - https://thenewtinsomerset.com. Larger towns of Sherborne and Yeovil are conveniently situated with an approximate a 30 minute drive.
Easy access to the A303 links the north and south of the country. Rail links from Bruton to Waterloo and Castle Cary to London Paddington travelling time less than two hours.
Bruton and Castle Cary both have excellent primary schools and secondary state schools including Ansford and the state boarding school Sexeys. Private schools include Hazelgrove Prep, All Hallows Prep, Kings Bruton, Bruton for Girls. Sherborne Boys and Girls and Millfield are all within easy access.
From Bruton take the A3081 towards Wincanton and, after approximately 1 mile, Redlynch Park can be found on your right hand side and entered through two stone pillars.
Leasehold - Management fees apply.
Council Tax Band G
Oil central heating, electricity and water.
Viewing by appointment only
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