Town/City: Shepton Mallet
Postcode: BA4 5QN
Sale Type: Under Offer
Property SummaryWillow House is a superbly maintained family house tucked away at the entrance to a small, leafy residential development on the outskirts of Shepton Mallet, within walking distance of local shops and with glorious countryside walks of the Fosse Way on the doorstep.
The interiors are light and comfortable with good sized rooms overlooking the sunny garden. The well designed layout of the generous outdoor spaces and a programme of practical improvements carried out by the present owners make this house stand out.
The hub of the home is a spacious kitchen/ family room which has a sociable layout and double doors to the garden which provide the perfect relationship with the entertaining space outside.
A large island unit links the ample dining area to a well-designed Oak fitted kitchen with granite work surfaces, built-in gas hob, electric oven and pantry cupboard. At the far end of the room is an ideal corner for a study/ sofa. Also on the ground floor, leading from the generous hallway, is a cosy sitting room with wooden floor, hearth for a wood burner and double doors to the garden. A large downstairs WC with floor to ceiling cupboards, a good utility room and a fantastic garage/ workshop all provide thoughtfully designed storage.
Upstairs there are four good sized bedroom with views over the garden and the benefit of built- in cupboards. The master bedroom has a fully tiled large en-suite shower room. The attractive family bathroom, with bath and overhead shower, is well designed and specified with colourful artisan tiles.
Outside - A private, gated driveway leads to a parking area in front of the property and is edged with stylish raised sleeper beds containing shrubs and flowering plants. A pretty gate provides access to the fully enclosed, lawned garden, with flagstones bordering the house and a gravelled area for outside drinks and barbecue. A beautiful mature Frisia tree provides leafy shade, whilst a high hedge and stone walls provide privacy.
Replacement UPVC windows, new guttering and wooden fascia boards enhance the stone clad exterior of the property. Practical details such as a smart garden shed, bin storage, screened composting area and oak water butt allow well organised gardening and upkeep.
This lovely home is tucked down a lane on the outskirts of the understated but constantly evolving and up and coming town of Shepton Mallet. Kilver Court is the prestigious designer outlet owned by the founder of Mulberry and only a ten minute walk away. https://www.kilvercourt.com/ Shepton Mallet town centre is within very easy reach and with new retail stores constantly emerging there is everything from Laura Ashley and Boots at the top of the town to the comprehensive retail park housing a large Tesco.
The ancient Cathedral city of Wells is only 6 miles away and offers all the usual amenities of a thriving market town; twice-weekly markets, plenty of coffee shops and restaurants, local supermarkets include Waitrose, Morrisons and Tesco. Wells has a thriving cultural scene with the concerts from the Cathedral School to regular art gallery events and the very well attended Wells Literature Festival and Food Festival.
The fashionable town of Bruton is a 15 minute drive and is home to the popular restaurant "At the Chapel" and the world famous Hauser & Wirth Art Gallery.
Bristol and Bath and Frome are all within approximately 45 mins drive and a mainline station with trains to London Paddington, is situated 8 miles miles away at Castle Cary, with further mainline stations at Yeovil, Bristol and Bath. Bristol International Airport, which offers long-haul flights, is 16 miles away.
Schools - Shepton Mallet is perfectly situated for both private and state schools: Whitstone, Wells Blue, Wells Cathedral, Downside, All Hallows Prep School and Bruton Schools are all within easy distance.
Services - Mains gas and drainage
Local Authority - Mendip
Council Tax - Band E
Tenure - Freehold
**Please note that some of the photographs were taken prior to the property being let**
Directions - BA4 5QN - Brewery Lane is off the A361 on the eastern side of town. Turn into this road, turn right into Tallowood and Willow House can be found on the right hand side.
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Wells & Bruton Somerset |Shaftesbury Dorset
- No onward chain
- Great location near to local amenities
- Easy to maintain home
- Well designed and spacious outdoor space
- Sociable family kitchen
- Four bedrooms and two bathrooms
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