5 Bedroom Detached House

5 Barrows Road, CHEDDAR, Somerset


This large five double bedroom family home is conveniently located in the heart of this popular village and within walking distance of the local schools and shops as well as Cheddar Gorge. Offering just under 3000 square feet of accommodation, this detached property has been extended and improved over the years by the current owners. The accommodation includes a large open area with a kitchen, dining area and family room with bi-folding doors opening out to the large family garden. There is a large sitting room and a larger than average utility room. Upstairs there are five double bedrooms, the master with an en suite shower room as well as a dressing room alongside. There is also another en suite shower room and a family bathroom. In addition to the detached garage at the side of the property, there is a large garage/workshop at the far end of the garden. This versatile building offers a number of uses, including the potential for further accommodation (STPP). In addition to the garage, there is off road oarking for at least six cars.

Large and versatile detached family home
Just under 3000 square feet of accommodation
Walking distance to the centre of Cheddar
Stunning views at the rear of the property
Five double bedrooms, dressing room and three bathrooms
Currently used as a seven bedroom home
Detached garage and ample off road parking
Large family garden at the rear
Workshop/garage with potential (STPP)

Entrance porch opens in to entrance hall with a staircase leading to the first floor with storage under and a window to the side.

Sitting Room
Large double glazed bay window to the front elevation. Measures 15' 1" x 12' 1" (4.60m x 3.68m) and features a wood burning stove on a slate hearth.

Kitchen, Dining and Family Room
Overall this wonderful 'L' area measures 29' 6" x 27' 5" (8.99m x 8.36m at its widest points) and features a kitchen, a dining area and a lounge area. The kitchen is fitted with a range of wooden shaker style wall and base units with work tops over which extend into a breakfast bar on the end. Stainless steel sink and drainer unit and space and plumbing under for a dishwasher. Space for a Rangemaster cooked with a fitted extractor hood over. Ample space for an American style fridge freezer. A door opens into a large and useful walk in pantry. Bi-folding doors open out to the rear patio and garden. Door to:

Utility Room
This large room measures 12' 5" x 9' 1" (3.78m x 2.77m) with wall and base units to match the kitchen. Stainless steel sink and drainer unit. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. Door to the downstairs WC and a door opens back into the hall. There is also a door out to the covered area at the side of the house.

Access to the loft space and a large deep airing cupboard. Double obscure window to the side.

Master Bedroom
Measures 15' 1" x 12' 1" (4.60m x 3.68m) with a large double glazed bay window to the front aspect. Door to:

Master Ensuite
Large walk in shower cubicle. Low level WC and a vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap over and storage under. Chrome ladder style radiator. Recessed down lighting and an obscure window to the front.

Dressing Room
This single bedroom measures 10' 3" x 6' (3.12m x 1.83m) and is located alongside the master bedroom and ensuite. It is currently used as a child's bedroom but could easily be the dressing room or could even be converted into an ensuite to bedroom five. Window to the side aspect.

Bedroom Two
Measures 14' 6" x 8' 10" (4.42m x 2.69m at its widest points) with a window overlooking the rear garden and taking in the stunning countryside views. Door to:

Ensuite Shower Room
Shower cubicle, low level WC and a vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap over and storage under. Chrome ladder style radiator, extractor fan and an obscure window to the front.

Bedroom Three
Measures 10' 5" x 8' 10" (3.18m x 2.69m) with a window to the rear with lovely countryside views.

Bedroom Four
Measures 14' 6" x 8' 11" (4.42m x 2.72m) with a window to the rear with views.

Bedroom Five
This large double bedroom previously measures around 12' 8" x 12' 2" (3.86m x 3.71m). More recently the current owners have erected a stud wall to create two smaller bedrooms to suit their family needs. They will happily remove this wall as part of the sale. The two rooms have a window each to the side aspect.

Family Bathroom
Panelled bath with hot and cold taps over. Separate fully tiled walk in shower cubicle. Low level WC and a vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap over and storage under. Chrome ladder style radiator. Extensive tiling to the water sensitive areas and an obscure window to the side aspect.

The front is laid with tarmac offering ample off road parking spaces. The tarmac drive extends on both sides, one is to a covered area with a door leading in to the utility room. The drive on the other side extends to a carport area with double doors which then open on to an extension of the drive which leads to the detached garage. The large family garden is mainly laid to lawn with two established trees at the far end, one a plum tree and the other an apple tree. There is a large patio area outside the kitchen.

Detached Garage and Parking
Fitted with an up and over door, power and light. Window to the side aspect. In addition to the garage, there is off road parking for at least six cars.

Detached Garage/Workshop with Potential STPP
This versatile detached building is located at the far end of the garden and is divided in to two units. One measures 29' 8" x 13' 7" with a garage door and two windows at the front, the other measures 13' 7" x 9' 2" with a door and window to the front. Both are fitted with power and light. There is a wooden storage unit fitted on the end and this entire space has potential for a home office or additional accommodation (STPP).

Services and Location
Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. The gas fired combination boiler is located with the hot eater cylinder in the airing cupboard. The council tax band through Sedgemoor District Council is: 'TBC'. The postcode is: 'BS27 3AY'. You will find our for-sale board outside.

About the Area
Cheddar is a large Village at the foot of the Mendip Hills and just 9 miles north-west of Wells. Within easy reach of the A38, Bristol is only 30 minutes away (18 miles) and the M5 motorway approximately 15/20 minutes. Bristol International Airport is 25 minutes away. Cheddar offers a good range of amenities with a wide range of shops including a bank, building society and a Post Office. There are also doctor and dentist surgeries. Local tourist attractions include Cheddar Gorge and Wookey Hole Caves. The property is located within the school catchment areas for the local First school, Fairlands Middle School and the Kings of Wessex Academy. The Kings Fitness and Leisure Centre adjoining the Kings of Wessex Academy offers an extensive range of activities for all the family.

Energy Efficiency Rating
(92-100) A
(81-91) B
(69-80) C
(55-68) D
(39-54) E
(21-38) F
(1-20) G

Floorplan for 5 Barrows Road

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