- An attractive and generously proportioned detached property covering over 2,600 sq ft of accommodation
- Occupying a 2.2 acre plot forming large garden, kitchen garden, ample parking, stable and paddock
- Affording five bedrooms including a ground floor bedroom, three charming reception rooms and four bathrooms
- Large entrance hall/library, sun room, spacious laundry/boot room and cloakroom
- Perfect the multi-generational buyers, families, professionals working from home and those seeking additional income potential
- Superb position on the edge of this most desirable Polden Hill village in the heart of Somerset
Set in 2.2 acres of ground this attractive and generously proportioned five bedroom detached home is sure to be popular covering over 2,600 sq ft of flexible accommodation that is ideally suited to families, multi-generational buyers, smallholders and those seeking the potential for additional income together with lovely gardens, ample parking and a large paddock this residence has plenty to offer, occupying a private and peaceful position on the edge of this desirable village of Edington.
Welcomed in a particularly spacious entrance hall, also utilised as a library with seating area, there is an oak staircase rising to the first floor, wide opening into the sun room and doors off to a reception room, ground floor bedroom, kitchen and four storage/coats cupboards. The 'L' shaped kitchen is a good size and will please keen cooks having an oil fired Aga with two ovens, five burner Siemens professional cooker (LPG) and Siemens oven, fitted with ample base, wall and drawer units, solid wood worktops, a Belfast sink and recessed shelves and storage. An opening brings you back into the sun room where French doors open onto the terrace and doors lead off to the dining room, sitting room and laundry/boot room which comprises a sink unit, space for appliances and doors into the garden, a cloakroom and large pantry. A charming dining room provides an ideal setting for entertaining, featuring a vaulted ceiling, exposed beams, slate tiled floor, and door onto the garden. Relax in the generously proportioned sitting room, featuring a stylish wood burner, oak flooring and two large bay windows to the front. The ground floor double bedroom provides a wet room ensuite and is conveniently situated next to a lovely triple aspect reception room with access and outlook over the garden.
To the first floor there are four bedrooms and three bathrooms. The master bedroom suite enjoys countryside views to the rear, a walk-in wardrobe and stylishly appointed ensuite with large walk-in shower enclosure, travertine tiles, feature wash basin and WC. There are two spacious double bedrooms overlooking the front garden and a large single bedroom overlooking the rear garden and together are serviced by a shower room and separate family bathroom complete with roll top bath and mood lighting. There is also a good-sized airing cupboard accessed from the landing.
The Haven has much to offer. Advantageously set in 2.2 acres it will suit garden enthusiasts, buyers seeking a small holding and/or a desire to live the good life. You really can have it all. Approached from Chandlers Lane proceed over a long gravel drive that continues past the house to a parking area, garage and paddock. A natural stone boundary wall encloses the front garden which is laid mainly to lawn with established and well stocked flower and shrub borders, the garden wraps around the house and opens up into a stunning 'bee friendly' garden with beautifully planted borders, wild flowers, spring grass areas, lawn and a variety of mature fruit and specimen trees together providing a glorious back drop enjoyed from a large stone terrace that extends from the rear elevation, a private and perfect spot for alfresco dining and entertaining. At the foot of the garden there is a stone potting/wood shed and opening into the kitchen garden. Affording plenty of growing space, eight raised beds, greenhouse, poly tunnel and fruit cage. The stable and tack room are conveniently enclosed within a fenced area and a five bar entrance gate opens onto the drive and paddock beyond, which measures 1.7 acres approx.
The desirable village Edington is conveniently located for access to the nearby A39 and the M5 junction 23, within five miles. The village offers local amenities including, Village Hall, Doctors surgery and Post Office/CO-OP supermarket at Gwilliams Store. There is an excellent primary school in the neighbouring village Catcott along with two further pubs. The location lends itself to a range of primary and secondary educational facilities, with buses to the highly regarded independent schools in Taunton, Wellington and Street, (Millfield). The undeveloped countryside of the Polden Hills with many quiet lanes, footpaths and bridleways, including drove ways providing riding possibilities, as well as dog walking and cycling. More comprehensive facilities can be found in Bridgwater to the West and Street to the East. The thriving centre of Street is approximately 7 miles and offers facilities including Strode Theatre, Strode College, both indoor and open air swimming pools and a wide range of shops including Clarks Village shopping outlet.
The major centres of Bristol, Taunton, and Exeter are each within driving distance. The train stations of Taunton, Bridgwater and Highbridge enable daily travel to London Paddington in less than 2 hours, Bristol and the wider rail network. Bristol Airport, 21 miles away, offers an excellent range of domestic and international flights.
From Street proceed on the A39 towards Bridgwater passing through the villages of Walton and Ashcott. After approximately six miles turn right signposted to Catcott. Drop down the hill and upon reaching the crossroads (King William Pub opposite), turn left and continue into Edington. At the crossroads take a right turn into Holy Well Road and continue down the hill, take the third left hand turn into Chandlers Lane where the property will be found on the right hand side.