OFFERED WITH NO ONWARD CHAIN - 2 ACRES with a detached house located in a glorious spot on the edge of the village of East Harptree. The four bedroom house is approached down a long private drive with lovely views.
Eastwood Manor Stud is located about one mile from the centre of East Harptree on the east side of the village. It commands lovely country views extending to Chew Valley Lake and up the wooded slopes of the Mendip Hills. The long drive is initially shared with Eastwood Manor and The Mews and spurs off onto the gated private drive to the house. There is a large level area of parking to the front with the garden on the east side wrapping around to the southern side of the house. The land adjoins the drive.
East Harptree is on the northern edge of the Mendip Hills and close to the Chew Valley. Within the village there is a strong community with a range of local facilities including a church, village hall, public house, primary school, pre-school, shop, playing field and cricket club. Further local facilities are available in the near-by villages of Chewton Mendip and West Harptree. The property is ideally located for those commuting to Bristol, Bath and the local market towns.
The house was built about 25 years ago with a later 90's extension. It has stone elevations with dressed stone quoins around the windows and doors. At present the accommodation is reversed to take advantage of the position and views. This could be changed if required. The rooms are all a good size with plenty of hardwood double glazed windows and doors. A side entrance door leads into the lower ground floor hall, which in turns leads to the master bedrooms with en suite, three further bedrooms, a bathroom and utility room. At present bedroom four is used as a dressing room. There is also a front hall with double doors onto the south facing terrace, which could equally serve as a main front entrance.
The stairs rise from the hall to the upper ground floor sitting room which is a good size with triple aspect and double doors onto the decked balcony, there are lovely views from the upper ground floor. There is a stone fireplace inset with wood burning stove. The breakfast kitchen is spacious with plenty of room for table and with porch to one side leading at ground level onto the drive - an easy spot to drop off shopping and passengers! In addition, there is a second reception room or additional bedroom five and good size cloakroom.
The long drive leads from the lane with the paddock to one side which amounts to 1.2 acres passing another small paddock on the way to the house. The gated private drive leads on to the house. There is access from the drive into the kitchen and a level parking area to front with steps leading from the garden to the side and front entrances. In all 2.19 acres
VIEWING - Strictly by appointment with the Agents: DJ&P Newland Rennie Tel: ; LOCAL AUTHORITY - Bath & North East Somerset; REFERENCE - 25721/130120