A picturesque residential farm in the heart of Somerset
Hillcombe Farmhouse is a substantial, south facing 5 bedroom house which was built in 2014 and extends to over 4000 square ft. The property is constructed of hamstone under a slate roof and has been designed to take advantage of the rural views across the farm and beyond. There are 3 principal reception rooms on the ground floor including a dining hall, drawing room and sitting room which all interlink. Adjoining the sitting room is an open plan kitchen/breakfast room with a central island, ample storage and various built-in appliances. The eastern part of the house comprises a study, utility room and cloak room which has the potential to be converted into downstairs living accommodation. Below this is a cellar/laundry room with a Belfast sink, further storage, wine room and boiler room with Vent-Axia heat recovery and air filtration systems.
The first floor is made up of 3 double bedrooms that are all en suite. The principal bedroom benefits from triple aspect windows which provide 180 degree views over the farm and surrounding countryside, a large en suite with a bath and separate shower, and a dressing room. The second floor has a further two double bedrooms which share a bathroom.
Hillcombe Farm is a contemporary property which has been finished to an exceptional standard and specification. The house has been built to Modern Building Regulations Standard which necessitate outstanding build quality with a focus on energy efficiency and sustainability.
To the right of the farmhouse is a timber framed, 2 bay carport/log store with a one bedroom annexe above. There is an additional two double bedroom cottage with an independent garden, drive and terrace area which is currently used as a successful holiday let.
The land covers approximately 49 acres of permanent pasture of which has been subdivided into smaller fields by hedgerows providing adequate grazing for livestock usage. A hard core track over the farm allows easy access around the land into each field which are all entered via 5 bar gateways. The undulating topography offers an amenity atmosphere and provides rural views that are visible from the farmhouse. There are no footpaths or rights of ways across the land.
There is a further 6.9 acres available.
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