Bayford Hill, Wincanton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4

Maple Lodge comprises an individually designed, 4 bedroom, split-level house occupying a truly enviable position with far distant views over the surrounding countryside. The property is constructed principally of brick exterior elevations and is contained beneath a tiled roof. The property is offered in excellent decorative order throughout with the benefit of gas-fired central heating and uPVC double glazed windows and doors. Its living accommodation is on the first floor, making the most of the wonderful views, with the bedrooms on the lower ground floor overlooking its private gardens. The property also has the benefit of a superb balcony, ideally suited for outdoor entertaining, together with ample parking and attach double garage/workshop.


Maple Lodge is situated towards the top end of Wincanton, set within a private cul-de-sac and accessed off Bayford Hill and located between Wincanton and the village of Bayford. Wincanton offers an excellent selection of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities including health centre Post Office, library, public houses, churches and two primary schools. There are also excellent sport facilities including an indoor sports centre with swimming pool together with National Hunt racing which takes place at Wincanton Racecourse on the edge of the town. There is easy access to the A303 and mainline railway stations at nearby Castle Cary to Paddington, which is within easy reach. Nearby towns include Bruton, which includes the Hauser & Wirth Art and Exhibition Gallery, together with its popular dining experience.


From the driveway, entrance door leads into a light and airy hallway with 4 large picture windows and substantial wide winding staircase down to the lower ground floor. There is a useful cloakroom with tiled floor and part tiled walls. At the heart of the home is a fabulous kitchen, which enjoys breathtaking views over the Blackmore Vale through large patio doors which lead directly onto a spacious balcony, ideally suited for outdoor entertaining. The kitchen is comprehensively fitted and comprises 1 bowl single drainer sink unit with adjoining worktop surrounds with an excellent range of floor and wall-mounted cupboards and drawers. Large breakfast island unit along with integrated Siemens appliances including double oven and grill, gas hob with stainless steel hood over, dishwasher fridge and freezer, along with tiled flooring throughout. There is a large dining and seating area and doorway leading to the adjoining utility room comprising single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps. Wall and base units and space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier. Wall-mounted Worcester gas boiler, tiled flooring and door to double garage/workshop.

Leading off the hallway, glazed French doors lead into the spacious sitting room with views from two aspects including glazed patio doors to Juliet balcony with far-reaching views. Vaulted ceiling, electric fireplace and wall lights. The adjoining dinning room enjoys a similar view along with trap access to roof void.

On the lower ground floor can be found a large airing cupboard housing the pressurized hot water cylinder and a useful under-stairs cupboard. The principal bedroom enjoys patio doors leading out into the garden, together with fitted wardrobes and door leading to en-suite shower room comprising large walk-in shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Tiled floor and part tiled walls. The guest bedroom also has a fitted wardrobe with views from two aspects and an en-suite shower room, again with tiled floor and part tiled walls. There are two further bedrooms, both with fitted wardrobes, views of the garden and one currently used as a home office. The family bathroom is spacious and comprises bath with shower attachment, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled floor and walls.


The property is approached over a graveled driveway providing ample parking and access to the attached double garage/workshop approached through large electric door and is connected with power, light and water together with eaves storage and door to utility room. To the side of the property there are attractive flower and shrub borders and to the rear of the garage a gateway with path leads around to the rear of the property with paved steps, cold water tap and access to the main garden. The garden is laid mainly to lawn, is well fenced, giving much privacy, and has well stocked flower and shrub borders. Metal steps lead up to the spacious balcony/sun terrace from which wonderful views can be enjoyed towards the Blackmore Vale.


All mains services are connected. Gas-fired central heating.


Strictly by appointment through the vendor s selling agents Stags, Yeovil Office.

Tel: 01935 475000


From the A303 follow the signs into Wincanton town centre and continue up through the main street and onto Bayford Hill. Continue up the hill passing fields to your righthand side and after a short distance turn right into Bayford Court. Maple Lodge will be seen on the left-hand side.

Arrange viewing 01935 321902

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