Spectacular concept home with far reaching views of the Mendip Hills.
An impressive and inspired family home extending to approximately 4,300 square feet and arranged over three floors. Constructed from rendered elevations and interspersed with cedar cladding, there are picture windows and epic views extending over the immediate grounds with a backdrop of the Somerset Levels and Mendips beyond. Sweeping lawns are fringed with woodland which provide privacy and principal rooms and bedrooms take full advantage of the panorama. Spindlewood offers a wonderful family environment with live/work elements and a garage complex with further scope.
Approached via the large and welcoming reception hall with bespoke front door, there is a rising staircase to the gallery above in addition to a staircase to the lower ground floor with picture windows offering a first glimpse of the grounds. The drawing room overlooks the grounds and includes a built in media system and a wood burning stove. Adjacent is the open plan kitchen/living/dining room all with distinct functions and enjoying full length sliding doors on to the raised balcony with the expansive view. The balcony provides an elevated position, lounging and occasional dining whilst the living area includes a wood burning stove and the kitchen is fully fitted with wall and base units, integrated appliances and granite work surfaces. The study is ideal for live/work, well-appointed and generous in scale. There is a large hobby room on the lower ground floor which can be used for a gym or cinema room/play room and there are two en suite bedrooms suitable for guests. The first floor includes four bedrooms, two of which are en suite and there is also a family bathroom. The galleried landing includes top lights with excellent solar gain for the circulation areas and there is also a walk in laundry. The principal bedroom is a sight to behold, expansive with full length sliding doors and a Juliette balcony overlooking the immediate grounds and there is a generous dressing area and a beautifully appointed and tasteful en suite bathroom with a comprehensive suite.
An electric sliding gate provides access to a large turning square with a contemporary sculpture as the centrepiece. There is plenty of parking in addition to an electric charging point and the garage and adjacent car port provide not only parking but also a large store room over; which subject to consents, could be adapted for an annexe. Gardens are extensive with sweeping lawns fringed by woodland and there are magnificent elevated views best captured from the raised balcony, lower sun deck or plateaued lawn.
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A wonderful setting and epic views.Richard Brooks