- Charming barn conversion boasting character
- Three double bedrooms including master with en-suite
- Delightful rear garden backing onto open countryside
- Spacious accommodation throughout
- Nestled within one of the towns most desirable areas
- Ample off road parking and double garage
- Most convenient for Millfield School
- Viewing is highly advised to avoid disappointment
A beautifully presented barn conversion with a charming outlook and occupying a desirable position at the heart of Overleigh, offering spacious characterful accommodation and generous gardens backing on to open fields. The property enjoys the benefit of ample off road parking and large detached double garage. Early viewing is highly advised to avoid disappointment.
Barleigh Barn combines a successful blend of charming characterful features with modern fixtures and fittings to include exposed beams and stonework, matching stripped pine ledge and brace doors throughout and stylish bathroom.
Accessed from the front elevation through a painted timber door into the porch with space for boots and coats. A full glazed door opens into a stunning and spacious kitchen/breakfast room having a dual aspect and comprising ample painted shaker base, wall and drawer units, ceramic sink unit and stunning black granite work tops. A large central island incorporates a breakfast bar and additional storage beneath. Built in appliances includes a built in double oven, four ring ceramic hob and cooker hood over. There is also space and plumbing for a dishwasher, washing machine and three under counter fridges and freezer. Leading on a good sized dining room has plenty of space to accommodation a generous table and chairs with attractive wood effect flooring that continues into the main living room. Doors open out to the side of the property, into a useful cloakroom and an under-stair storage cupboard. Stairs ascend to the first floor. The main living room is absolutely delightful having a wood burning stove and stunning trifold doors that open up the entire rear elevation onto the patio and overlooking the garden. A perfect space for both the winter and summer.
On the first floor landing matching doors open off into three double bedrooms and a beautifully appointed family bathroom: comprising freestanding roll top bath, separate shower enclosure, mirrored wall units and moulded wash basin with cupboards beneath and concealed cistern WC. The master bedroom has a dual aspect, built in wardrobe, separate cupboard and ensuite shower. Bedroom two is equally well suited as a master bedroom and the largest of the three, taking in a superb outlook over the garden, adjoining fields and Glastonbury Tor through floor to ceiling windows which are the full width of the room. Finally the third bedroom has the benefit of large built in wardrobes.
The sunny rear garden affords a private position with a fabulous outlook that is fully enclosed on all sides by timber panel fencing. A pedestrian gate at the side of the barn, provides an area ideal for refuse and leads into the garden, there is a small shed. A full width paved patio extends from the rear elevation, also entered from the stunning tri-fold doors off the living room, an expanse of lawn continues, edged with established flowering borders to the foot of the garden where a large timber summerhouse has been positioned to make the most of the fantastic outlook over neighbouring countryside across to Glastonbury Tor. From here a shingle pathway extends behind the neighbouring property to the detached double garage supplied with power and light and a further parking space in front. Garaging and parking is accessed over a shared gravel driveway to the right of the barn.
The property is situated within one of the towns most desirable pockets and is prominantly positioned for Millfield School whilst also being only half a mile from the main High Street with its comprehensive range of shops, banks and the Clarks Village complex of factory shops. Street also offers recreational and sporting facilities including Strode Theatre, both indoor and outdoor swimming pools, tennis, bowls, squash, football etc. The historic town of Glastonbury is 2 miles, the Cathedral City of Wells 8 miles and the nearest M5 motorway interchange, Junction 23, is 12 miles. Bristol, Bath, Taunton and Yeovil are each within commuting distance.
From the High Street turn into Leigh Road at the Library and proceed for approximately a quarter of a mile. At the 'T' junction turn right into Middle Leigh and after approximately 200 yards turn left into Ivythorn Road. At the top of Ivythorn Road continue into Overleigh where you take the first junction on your left. Barleigh Barn is found a short distance on your left.