Southtown Lane, West Pennard, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6


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  • Bedrooms: 6
An opportunity to acquire the house of a lifetime! We are delighted to offer this 6 bedroom family home, with 2 bedroom annexe, in all totalling more than 4,500 sq feet of accommodation, set in grounds of circa 2 acres, with two driveways, off-road parking, garage and absolutely exceptional views. Situated in one of the county's most desirable villages and just a short drive from both Millfield Senior and Preparatory Schools. EPC Rating B.

We are very pleased to offer this most exciting and individual family home occupying circa two acres in one of the county's most sought-after villages. The property is currently laid out in two parts, the main being a six bedroom home with the addition of a two bedroom attached annexe. The accommodation comprises an entrance hall, utility room, WC, garage, kitchen/dining/family room, formal dining room, study and sitting room to the ground floor and six bedrooms (four with ensuite facilities) and a family bathroom to the first floor. The annexe comprises of a kitchen/family room and two bedrooms with ensuite facilities. This outstanding home has being lovingly built by the current owners, who have spared no expense in creating the most inviting and enviable of village residences. Occupying an elevated position and taking in beautiful views across the Somerset countryside and Glastonbury Tor beyond, one would be hard pushed to find such an idyllic setting to raise a family. The property also has the added luxury of being incredibly versatile and flexible in relation to its use. Such is the scale of the accommodation the rooms can be utilised in a number of different ways depending on one's needs. The double depth kitchen/dining/family room, with its dual aspect to front and rear is very much the heart of this home and a great space to entertain friends and family alike. All the other rooms are both spacious and well-proportioned, one of the benefits of a modern build. For those looking at income potential and/or multi-generational living the two bedroom annexe will prove incredibly popular, it even has its own private driveway and designated garden area. In all, Old Orchard House has over 4,500 sq. feet of accommodation and has been fitted with the latest mod-cons including a John Franklins kitchen, electric to the front gates, CAT 6, 3 phase electric, aluminium windows and a heat recovery system to name but a few. We highly recommend viewings to appreciate the size, setting and finish of this home and are sure it will be incredibly popular to families, those wanting an exclusive lifestyle and those looking for the perfect rural idyll. The proximity to both Millfield Schools will be of added interest to those with children, whilst both Wells, Street and Glastonbury are within an easy drive.

Southtown Lane is to be found on the fringe of this very popular village that lies between Glastonbury and Shepton Mallet. The village is well known for its highly regarded primary school and there are other local facilities including a village hall, church and public house. Nearby Glastonbury, Street, Shepton Mallet and Wells offer a fine range of amenities and shopping facilities as well as good secondary schools, both state and private. Millfield Prep and Senior Schools are within easy travelling distance, as is Wells Cathedral School and also The Blue School.

The property is approached via two separate driveways, one to the annexe and one to the main dwelling. Both have gated entrances and are laid to block-paving with level lawn front gardens. The remainder of the grounds lie to the right and rear of the property and amount to circa 1.9 acres in total. They are made up to a combination of lawn, paddock and patio area. What is unmistakably evident from every aspect at Old Orchard House is the breath-taking views that survey the beautiful Somerset countryside and uninterrupted vista to Glastonbury Tor. It really is spectacular and will be the envy of any guest. It is also an incredibly private and secluded space to enjoy entertaining friends and family, whilst providing an idyllic setting for children's play. The gardens have been specifically left as a blank canvas for any buyer to create their favoured landscape and designs and for anyone looking to keep outdoor animals this is the perfect property to acquire a taste of 'the good life'. A remarkable, outstanding and truly exclusive residence.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Wells

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