Postcode: BA16 0SD
Sale Type: Sold
4 Housman Road is a light and bright versatile family home tucked away in this quiet location just a few minutes walk to Millfield School with a large garden to the front and rear that faces due south with a good size double garage.
As you enter the hallway through the generous sized porch you get a feeling of space and openness. The large well fitted kitchen/breakfast room has doors opening onto a good sized terrace and lovely quiet secluded garden. Just off the kitchen, is a study as well as the utility room and a further sitting room/childrens room (see note) which could make a separate dining room if required. The spacious bright sitting room has doors to the terrace and windows overlooking the front and rear gardens, there is also a downstairs cloakroom and further reception room/bedroom 5.
Upstairs is well laid out with four bedrooms, two with en suites and a family bathroom. The master bedroom has plenty of storage and the ensuite has both a bath and separate shower.
Arriving at 4 Housman Road you turn into a large driveway with a double garage at the end and lawn to the side, giving plenty of space for kicking a football. There is a side gate that leads to the private and secluded rear garden with its large terrace ideal for entertaining.
Note: Due to the very hot summer last year and the proximity of some overbearing trees there has been a degree of movement which is visible in the utility room and family room. The vendor has had the property inspected and has estimates for the work to rectify the issue, the price reflects this work and indeed offers an opportunity to purchase this substantial house in a sought after road at a favourable price.
Ideally located within a short walk from the town centre with a good range of high street shops and cafes/restaurants as well as the well known Clarks Village Outlet centre being close by. There is a modern health centre with a doctor’s surgery, a dentist and many other health facilities. It has good access to the M5 and is at the centre of a network of small towns and the city of Wells.
Street is well positioned for easy access to the many excellent local schools including Millfield Senior School (walking distance) and within a short drive of Crispin School as well as the highly regarded Strode Sixth Form College being within walking distance, as well as several good primary schools.
There are two swimming pools in Street, one to be found at the Sports Centre and the hugely popular outdoor Lido on the High Street with its lovely grassy areas for picnics. The Strode Theatre offers excellent live performances as well as films and exhibitions.
The nearby town of Glastonbury is steeped in history going back to the legends of King Arthur. There was a Celtic monastery here in 500AD, which during the next 1000 years evolved into one of England’s wealthiest and influential Abbeys. The magnificent Glastonbury Abbey ruins and the famous Glastonbury Tor attract tourists to the town and so although small, it is a thriving town and it is well served by markets and a huge range of festivities. It is one of the few towns that has managed to shun many of the main chain stores whilst still providing all the necessary shops, restaurants, cafes, doctors, pharmacies, dentists, a wealth of clubs and sporting facilities and supermarkets.
Nearby is Somerton, an old market town and one of the original capitals of Wessex and Wells the smallest City in England is only 10 miles away.
There are many Festivals throughout the area including many topics Literary, Music, Comedy and Food
Mains gas, electric, water and drainage. Gas central heating.
Take the A361 from Glastonbury towards Street, at the roundabout on the edge of Street take the first left into Glastonbury Road and then at the next mini roundabout keep left onto the B3151 Somerton Road. Follow the B3151 for about half a mile before turning into Portway and then take the first right into Housman Road, No.4 is on the right hand side.
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Please note that all areas, measurements and distances in these details are approximate and the text, photos and floor plans are for general guidance only. Prospective purchasers are advised to inspect the property themselves and Lodestone Property cannot guarantee any matters relating to planning permission. No fixtures, fittings or apparatus has been tested and any furniture and fixings not itemised in these particulars may be removed by the vendors.
Lodestone Property | Estate Agents | Sales & Lettings | Wells & Bruton Somerset
- Very well located and spacious house
- Plenty of entertaining space including a large kitchen
- Front and rear gardens
- Walking distance to Millfield school
- Double garage and ample off street parking
- Close to local amenities
- Five bedrooms three bathrooms (two ensuite)
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