Postcode: BA4 6SU
Sale Type: Let
Offered for long-term rental is this well presented three bedroom cottage, historically belonging to the Portman Estate. Situated in a rural position in the village of Pylle the cottage has recently decorated and is available now unfurnished.
The ground floor consists of a sitting room with feature fireplace, kitchen/dining room with plumbing for a dishwasher and an electric built in oven and hob. The kitchen is double aspect and has plenty of space for a dining table and additional furniture.
The utility room with downstairs WC is off the back hallway leading to the garden, which has a door leading to the back garden and stairs that lead to three good sized double bedrooms, two of which come complete with Victorian feature fireplaces. The first floor windows at the front offer fabulous countryside views.
To the rear of the property, the enclosed garden is mainly laid to lawn with the exception of two raised vegetable patches ideally for growing your own produce. To the side of the property is a lawned area with a heavily laden apple tree. There is parking for two or three cars at the front of the property.
The cottage is set on a quiet no-through lane amongst a cluster of other houses. Pylle is a small hamlet which has a fabulous farm shop and cafe. The village is situated conveniently just off the A37 giving you a great location to access the nearby towns of Wells and Frome as well as the fashionable town of Bruton.
Pilton is just down the road and is a very sought after village, notable for its pretty stone cottages and rolling hills and of course the Glastonbury Festival. Residents receive complimentary Glastonbury Festival Tickets. The nearby village of Pilton is a very active village, it has numerous clubs, a playgroup, a bus to a local primary school, a village hall (which hosts the Post Office and a Coop store), a pub, a playground and playing fields with a clubhouse (see www.piltonvillage.co.uk).
Nearby is the ancient city of Wells (7 miles), which is the smallest Cathedral city in England, and offers all the usual amenities that you would expect in a small town including banks, doctors surgeries, dentists and a selection of primary schools and the excellent Blue School and Wells Cathedral school. The high street is vibrant with a small selection of the usual chain stores plus a variety of independent shops and restaurants and pubs as well as a twice weekly market and a choice of supermarkets including Waitrose, Tesco, Lidl and Morrisons. At the very heart of the city is the medieval Cathedral, Bishop’s Palace and Vicars’ Close (reputed to be the oldest surviving residential street in Europe).
Fifteen minutes away is the very fashionable small town of Bruton which has the very popular restaurant/coffee/bread shop called ‘At the Chapel’ and the world famous Hauser and Wirth Art Gallery.
Bristol and Bath are within approximately an hour's drive and a mainline station with trains to London Paddington, is situated less than 6 miles away at Castle Cary, Templecombe offers trains directly into Waterloo, with further mainline stations at Yeovil, Bristol and Bath.
There are excellent state and independent schools in the area including a well-respected primary school in the nearby village of West Pennard. There is also the extremely sought after Wells Blue secondary school as well as Crispin School in Street and St Dunstans in Glastonbury plus Millfield Senior and Prep Schools, Wells Cathedral School, Downside School, All Hallows Preparatory School and Kings Bruton all in close proximity. The highly regarded sixth form college Strode College is located nearby at Street.
Utilities: Mains water and drainage, electricity, gas
Viewings by appointment only
Available Now Unfurnished
Long term let available
Rent: £1,100 pcm
Council Tax band
EPC Rating: D
Security deposit £1,250 held with the DPS
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- Semi-detached cottage in rural location
- Lovely countryside views
- Good size Garden with raised beds and apple tree
- Away from main roads
- Three double bedrooms
- Eligible for locals Glastonbury Festival tickets
- Available Now
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