The Old Vicarage is a beautiful stone built property which is its current form, dates from the 1840s. Over the last few years, the property has been comprehensively refurbished and has all new windows, a new central heating system with some vintage radiators and the bedrooms and receptions have all been decorated to an excellent standard.
The entrance door to the side leads into a hallway with fine central staircase hall. The two principal reception rooms are to the front, the sitting room is double aspect with door to side and Bath stone fireplace with inset multi fuel stove. Ceiling rose and cornicing. The dining room is another fine room with fireplace and inset multi fuel stove, window shutters and oak flooring. There is also a beautiful snug to the side with granite fireplace with multi fuel stove. Shutters. The kitchen features a range of wall and base units and has doors leading into the utility room which in turn leads to a boot room with door to outside. There is also a back hall with back stairs, a laundry, stairs down to the cellar and a cloakroom.
On the first floor are three beautiful good sized bedrooms, the master having built in cupboards. There are two fine bathrooms, the principal suite with free standing bath, double shower, twin basins and WC and to the rear by the back staircases is a little room ideal as a study.
The property is situated in a private edge of village location in an elevation position with views over the village towards the church. A sweeping driveway flanked by stone walls leads to the property. There are shaped lawns, herbaceous beds and borders, numerous specimen trees and to the rear of the house a hard tennis court. Over to the side is a former coach house which has planning permission (15/05132/FUL) to be converted into a holiday let and there is also planning for a triple garage.
Long Sutton is one of the areas most sought after villages convenient for Yeovil, Sherborne and Taunton as well as the A303 road way and mainline rail connections at Yeovil and Castle Cary. The village itself is a thriving community centre with a renowned gastro pub/hotel, church, post office and a popular eighteen hole golf course. The area has a number of excellent private schools including Millfield, Hazelgrove and Bruton as well as numerous leisure and recreational pursuits.
From the A303 Podimore Roundabout take the A372 towards Langport. After approximately 4.5 miles turn second left into Long Sutton and turn left again by the village green and Devonshire Arms pub. Continue towards the village of Knole for about quarter of a mile where the property will be found on the left hand side.
Mains water, electricity, drainage, oil fired central heating with radiators.
South Somerset District Council
Council Tax Band G
To find out more about this property and its location please contact our Yeovil office
"A beautifully restored former Vicarage in a private edge of village location."
01935 315 786