Formerly owned by LONGLEAT ESTATES, and originally known as HILL HOUSE, this Georgian fronted former BEECHCROFT COUNTRY HOTEL is steeped in history and could now be yours! Call for more details.
- MAIN RESIDENCE
- Four Reception Rooms
- Kitchen/Breakfast Room
- Six Bedrooms
- Three Bath/Shower Rooms
- Potential Self Contained Annexe
- DETACHED BARN
- Open Plan Living Area
- Double Garage
- Single Garage
- Large Workshop
- Masses of Parking
- Large Plot
Occupying a large plot this handsome detached period house has beautiful lawned gardens, a detached self-contained annexe, garaging and a workshop. The property has extensive and well-presented accommodation briefly comprising: impressive entrance hall, three large reception rooms, study with mezzanine level, cloakroom, kitchen/ breakfast room with Aga, six bedrooms, three shower rooms and a family bathroom. A wonderful family home offering very flexible living accommodation with a wealth of possibilities.
5.7m x 3.7m (18'8" x 12'1") Large window to the front overlooking the garden. Open fireplace with painted surround and marble hearth. Radiator. Ceiling light. Door to large walk-in storage cupboard. Coving to ceiling. Door to
SITTING ROOM/GAMES ROOM
7.6m x 3.2m (24'10" x 10'7") A triple aspect room with French doors to the rear opening onto the enclosed gravelled seating area. Open fireplace with exposed stonework and fitted wood-burning stove with large copper fire canopy over. Large recessed area, currently used for storage with exposed stone walls. Large bay window to far end with tiled sill. Three wall lights. Radiator. Timber ceiling beams with spotlights. Recessed shelving unit. Door to
3.6m x 2.0m (11'10" x 6'6") Glazed doors and windows to the entire width opening onto the beautiful lawned garden. Recessed down lighters. Tiled floor. Pine panelled ceiling. Radiator.
Stairs to the first floor landing. Internal high level window to the kitchen/breakfast room. Recessed lighting. Door to PANTRY, with internal window to the kitchen, storage cupboard and flagstone flooring.
5.9m x 5.4m (19'5" x 17'9") A superb room, well proportioned and with high ceilings. Two large windows to the front overlooking the garden. Open fireplace with painted surround and marble hearth. Decorative coving to the ceiling with elaborate ceiling rose. Three radiators.
10.2m x 3.7m (33'6" x 12'2") Fitted with a range of cream wall, floor and drawer units with granite work surfaces over. Peninsula unit with inset white composite sink single bowl and drainer with mixer tap over. Red oil-fired Aga (used for cooking and providing domestic hot water). Second circular sink with mixer tap. Samsung ceramic hob with extractor hood over. Tiled flooring. Recessed downlighters. The breakfast area also has a useful large range of matching fitted cupboards including wine racks and glazed display units. Windows to rear and side. Door to
2.3m x 1.6m (7'6" x 5'4") With quarry tiled flooring. Window to one side and feature circular window to the other side. Timber external door opening onto the rear courtyard.
White suite comprising push button flush close coupled WC. Glass bowl on chrome stand with column style mixer tap. Part tiled walls part pine panelled walls. Wall light. UPVC obscure double glazed window to side. Tiled floor.
STUDY / ANNEXE
6.3m x 3.5m (20'7" x 11'6") Previously a self contained annexe/letting unit. To the ground floor there is a stripped pine floor. Door onto courtyard. Velux roof window. Side aspect UPVC double glazed window. Pine panelling to lower level walls. Fire place to one wall with tiled surround and hearth and decorative carved mantle. Radiator. Wall lights. From this area stairs lead to a mezzanine area which accommodated a bed. Wall light. From the a study a door opens to
FIRST FLOOR LANDING
With loft access and doors to all rooms. At the end of the landing there is small flight of stairs and door to
6.2m x 5.2m (20'3" x 16'11") A super room, with cathedral height ceiling with exposed ceiling beams. Windows to the front and rear. Built-in wardrobes to all four corners of the room. Eaves storage cupboards and drawers.
6.5m x 4.0m (21'2" x 13') With two large windows to the front overlooking the garden. Original cast iron fireplace with painted surround. Fitted wardrobes and dressing table with mirror. Wash hand basin with mixer tap and vanity cupboard.
3.9m x 3.7m (12'10" x 12'1") Window to front overlooking the garden. Original cast iron fireplace with painted surround. Loft access.
5.0m x 3.7m (16'6" x 12'2") Window to rear and 'velux' roof window. Partially sloping ceilings to either side.
3.8m x 3.5m (12'4" x 11'6") Window to rear and views of The Mendip Hills.
3.8m x 2.6m (12'5" x 8'5") Window to side.
3.8m x 2.1m (12'5" x 6'11") Fitted with a white suite comprising a corner bath with chrome telephone head taps with shower attachment over. Fitted light wood cabinets with concealed cistern WC. Wash hand basin with mixer tap. Range of cupboards below. Part tiled walls. Ceiling light. Cork tiled floor. Radiator. UPVC obscure glazed window.
2.5m x 1.9m (8'1" x 6'4") Fitted with a white suite comprising fully tiled shower cubicle with shower, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. UPVC obscure double glazed window.
7.5m x 2.5m (24'6" x 8'1") OPEN PLAN LIVING/ BEDROOM AREA
Window to front with beam above and window to rear. Fitted kitchen with a range of units and work-surfaces, plumbing for washing machine, sink and drainer, electric cooker and space for fridge. Quarry tiled floor. Exposed beams. Door to
Shower cubicle and tiled floor. Door to separate low level WC and wash hand basin, with window to rear.
Double wooden gates to the side of the property lead to the DRIVEWAY which runs along the rear of the boundary of the property and which leads to the parking/garage area.
a wonderfully secluded South facing garden predominantly laid to lawn with established borders of roses and flowering shrubs. There are mature specimen trees providing shaded seating areas. Wooden gate to the driveway.
WALLED REAR GARDEN
fully enclosed gravelled area with raised fishpond and sheltered seating areas. There is an established vegetable garden with raised beds and a greenhouse.
6.0m x 5.5m (19'9" x 18'1") with two up and over doors.
6.1m x 3.0m (19'11" x 9'11") with large up and over door.
6.0m x 5.3m (19'9" x 17'5") with power and light.
Attached to the side of the main house, with tiled roof and stable door.