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- Set on a quiet lane on the edge of the town
- Extensive detached family home
- Currently arranged as two self contained apartments
- Potential to revert back to 6 bedroom family home
- Vast garage for up to 7 cars
- Large south-facing hillside plot
- Solar panels providing hot water and providing hot water. Super fast broadband
- Huge potential to add value. No onward chain
This exceptionally spacious and versatile detached property currently offers two unique apartments, of four and two bedrooms. Equally it could provide a substantial home with 6 bedrooms, three reception rooms, three bathrooms and kitchen/utility space. Beneath the property is extensive garaging for up to 7 cars measuring 62 feet, all located in a large hill side plot with views over Bowlish.
The upper floor flat is accessed from ground floor level at the front and comprises four bedrooms, two double and two single, a generous bathroom with sunken bath and lounge/dining room with sliding doors onto the roof terrace and door to the kitchen/breakfast room. The hallway gives access to an internal staircase leading to the lower level apartment.
The staircase arrives in a spacious open plan living room with natural stone chimney breast housing a large wood burning stove and sliding doors onto the patio. An archway opens into a dining area with a further archway into the fitted kitchen. The master bedroom with a four piece en suite shower room and inner hall giving access to a bathroom and single bedroom are off the living area.
Beneath the property is an extensive under croft. providing garaging for up to seven cars, or potential workshop space, whilst to the side is a recently fitted oil tank and an attached boiler room housing the oil fired boiler.
Solar panels were fitted in 2019 producing an income whilst further panels provide hot water.
To the front of the property is a gravelled parking area for several cars and five bar gates leading to the driveway that sweeps down to the side of the property and gives access to the double garage door. To the rear is an extensive roof terrace that serves the upper apartment and ground floor terrace for the lower apartment. From here, steps wend their way down through the terraced garden which is stocked with an abundance of flora and fauna and lead to a mostly level lawned area with fruit trees.
The property is situated on the west side of Shepton Mallet in close proximity to Bowlish infants school and within walking distance of the High Street and retail park. Shepton Mallet provides a choice of shopping facilities, pubs, restaurants and a leisure centre. The town also provides Whitstone Academy School, with a sixth form college at Street and a sixth form at Wells Blue school. The A37 provides a good road link to Bristol 21 miles and the A303 Podimore Junction 14 miles. There is also a frequent bus service to Bath which is located 20 miles away. Bristol International Airport is 22 miles and Castle Cary railway station 7 miles.
From Wells take the A371 towards Shepton Mallet. On entering Bowlish turn left just before the public house and first left again into Ham Lane. The property will be shortly found on the left hand side.