Postcode: BA4 6DY
Sale Type: Sold
Stoney Stratton is a poplar hamlet surrounded by open countryside and Stratton Farmhouse is a delightful property that nestles well in its position.
The Farmhouse boasts many attributes which include exposed wooden flooring, wood-burning stove, open fire, and sash windows. The main reception rooms are all light filled with a southerly aspect. The accommodation is very flexible with a main house that can be 5 bedrooms and two bed cottage or all one property.
The main house consists of Drawing Room, Dining Room, Sitting Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility Room, Shower Room, Office, 5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms.
Adjoining the main house is an annex/guest accommodation comprising Kitchen, sitting room, 2 Bedrooms and bathroom. This annex could easily be accessed from the main house to provide a 7 bedroom house.
In addition there is another building that is currently arranged as 3 ensuite bedrooms with a sitting room/office.
The gardens are to the side and front and mainly laid to lawn with flower beds, seating area and a walled vegetable garden. Extensive outbuildings, stables, paddock and storage lie beyond the garden. There is also a former orchard with a block built store.
Mains electricity and water are connected, oil fired central heating and private drainage.
The property is freehold.
The nearby village of Evercreech is a lively village with school, church, pub, doctors surgery, post office and local shops. For more information visit www.everecreech.org.uk.
Nearby Bruton is a fashionable and popular town in the heart of the Somerset countryside. The town has several well-known restaurants, pubs and bars including “At the Chapel” and “The Roth Bar” at the world-renowned Hauser & Wirth Gallery. The town also has a doctors surgery, pharmacy, vet, post office, several mini supermarkets, fuel station and numerous independent shops.
For further shopping and recreational activities, Bath, Bristol, Wells and Yeovil are all within an hour’s drive.
The A303 provides a direct route to London via the M3 and there is a mainline rail service from Bruton to London Paddington (approx. 2 hours) and also the new train to Waterloo. Airports in Bristol and Exeter offer connections within the UK, Europe and beyond.
This area has an excellent range of both state and independent schools. The nearby village of Evercreech has a primary school, Shepton Mallet has a secondary school, plus in Bruton there is a primary school and Sexeys state run boarding school (which takes day pupils too) and two very good independent schools namely Kings Bruton and Bruton School for girls. Two particularly good local prep schools are All Hallows and Hazlegrove. Other notable schools in the area are Wells Cathedral School, Downside, Millfield, Strode Sixth Form College, Sherborne Schools and the Bath schools are also within easy reach.
Directions If travelling from the north turn left towards Evercreech opposite the Bath and West Showground in the village turn left again signposted to Stoney Stratton. At the T junction turn right and continue into the village, and the property will be on the left.
If travelling from the south head out of Bruton towards Milton Clevedon and turn right signposted Stoney Stratton and continue into the village. The property will be on the right hand side.
- Been in the same family for over 100 years
- Delightful Farmhouse with character and charm
- Two additional cottages
- Numerous outbuildings
- Very flexible accomodation
- Ideal for holiday lets, B & B , granny annexe
- Near fashionable Bruton
- Walled garden, front garden and veg garden
- Stables and field of approx 1 acre
- Grade II Listed
- Extra land available by separate negotiation.
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