Rosses Orchard is an exquisite 19th Century detached cottage which has been extensively refurbished and extended to create a beautiful and modern family home, with an abundance of space and light as well as being rich in charming period detail. Arranged over two floors and measuring 2,927 sq ft, this characterful property offers the perfect balance of country house charm and contemporary modern living in an idyllic North Somerset location with far reaching vistas of the Mendip Hills.
The pretty stone porch front entrance leads into the front sitting room with stone flag floor and wood burning stove. There is a larger, second front sitting room with a bay window and a further burning stove.
Leading from the first sitting room into a small dining room with French windows on the patio, and then into the expansive open-plan kitchen / dining / family room, which has been beautifully designed by the current owners. Bi-folding doors lead out to the garden, there is also a snug, spacious utility room, boot room and downstairs cloakroom.
The spacious first floor landing provides access to the fabulous master bedroom with a charming bay window and en-suite shower room. A further three double bedrooms and one single bedroom are serviced by the luxurious family bathroom.
The house is located down a pretty country lane 1 mile from the large village of Congresbury in the heart of rural North Somerset, and only 14 miles to Bristol or 10 miles to Weston super Mare.
There is easy access to rail links at Yatton (3.3 miles away) with regular services to London Paddington, and only 6.3 miles to Bristol International Airport. Congresbury has an excellent selection of local shops and pubs, as well as St Andrews Primary School, there are also outstanding schools in Wrington, Sandford and Churchill, plus for independent schooling, Sidcot School is 4.3 miles away. The nearby Mendip Hills offer great opportunities for walking and riding, and the house is in close proximity to The Club at Cadbury House in Congresbury with its award winning health club, spa and hotel.
To the front of the property the pretty garden is bounded by stone walling and laid mainly to gravel and paving with raised beds. A pedestrian gate with pathway leads to the front entrance. A 5 bar gate provides access to the driveway providing ample parking and leading in turn to the newly built detached double garage block with loft storage. To the rear of the property is newly laid patio leading from the bi-folding doors of the kitchen, lawned gardens, a wonderful orchard to the south of the property and separate paddock to the north side of the house. In the paddock there is stabling for 2 horses including 2 stalls, a tack room and open hay barn. There are also several stone outbuildings that could be used for storage or a workshop. The land measures 3.92 acres in total.
Detached 5 bedroom family house
Exquisite & contemporary décor
Stunning open-plan kitchen
Detached double garage
Stabling for 2 horses
Approx. 3.92 acres