Long Street, Croscombe, Wells, Somerset, BA5

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
Set just over 3 miles from the Cathedral City of Wells, this beautiful non listed detached character cottage offers part walled pretty cottage gardens, off-road parking and garage, in the heart of the popular village of Croscombe, which offers a thriving and welcoming community. EPC Rating E.

Dyers Cottage is situated in the popular village of Croscombe being within the conservation area and with the advantage of being non-listed. The cottage is believed to have origins dating back to circa 18th Century and much of this original character is still on offer and beautifully preserved giving the property huge charm and appeal, the vendors have also gone to great lengths in the past few years to add to this with conservation double glazing to all the windows and repointing the exterior as it once was, with lime mortar, which gives the property a stunning glow in the sun. In brief, the property comprises a large sitting room/dining room with a wonderful Inglenook fireplace with wood burner, a high specification modern kitchen with flagstone flooring and ample space for a table, a generous size study, plus a useful utility room and family room/ground floor bedroom and ensuite off, whilst to the first floor are three bedrooms and a family bathroom. The Cottage has character with its exposed wood beams, flagstone flooring and original fireplace, adding to its already obvious appeal. This spacious accommodation and is ideal for those wanting a thriving village life. Viewings are highly recommended to appreciate all that this property has to offer, in this ever-popular village close to the Cathedral City of Wells.

Croscombe is to be found a short drive to the east of Wells and is one of the area's most favoured villages. Local facilities include a well renowned public house which sells day to day groceries, village hall, primary school and church. There is a bus service to Wells and Shepton Mallet. The major cities of Bath and Bristol are commutable and the nearest mainline train station is to be found to the south at Castle Cary. The close-by Cathedral City of Wells is well renowned for its beautiful architecture as well as landmarks such as The Cathedral and Bishops Palace. There is excellent secondary schooling at The Blue School and also Wells Cathedral School.

To the left of the property, a gravelled area provides parking for several vehicles and access to the generously sized garage, a rarity in heart of village positions and providing extremely valuable storage space. The pretty garden is to the rear of the property and is laid mainly to lawn with an attractive walled framework which was one of the elements that the vendors really wanted, when looking for a home and have found a wonderful asset to enjoy. Mature shrubs and trees add further to the private and established feel to the garden, with an area of patio, accessed directly from the kitchen, which is ideal for alfresco dining. A further seating area has been recently added in the top corner, providing a relaxing space with an attractive outlook back down towards the cottage and to the surrounding countryside. The garden is of a good size and private with a sunny aspect.

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