Meadoway, Hannay Road, CHEDDAR, Somerset
LARGE FAMILY HOME WITH A HUGE GARDEN AND CLOSE TO SCHOOLS AND SHOPS ..... A rare opportunity to purchase a very spacious family home in excellent order throughout and in the heart of Cheddar with a larger than average rear garden. Meadoway is a substantial six bedroom detached family home set in a plot of just under an acre and within a short walk of the centre of this popular village. The property dates back to the 1930's and has been sympathetically extended and improved by the current owners whilst retaining many of the original features. On the ground floor there is a sitting room, play room, large dining room, kitchen breakfast room and a study. On the first floor are six bedrooms and three bathrooms. The larger than average garden at the rear is wall enclosed and very private. There is a patio across the back of the house with the rest of the garden laid to lawn with a selection of mature hedging and established trees. There is a double garage and parking on the front for several vehicles including ample space for a motor home or caravan.

Entrance Hall

Entrance in to the light and spacious hallway with stairs leading up to the first floor. Original parquet flooring. Radiator. A glazed panel door in to the:

Sitting Room

18' 10" x 11' 11" (5.74m x 3.63m) A light and spacious triple aspect room. A window in each alcove overlooking the side elevation, a further window to the front and double glazed sliding doors opening out to the rear patio and garden. An open fire on a marble hearth with a wooden surround and marble insert. Continuation of the original parquet flooring, original coving to the ceiling and two radiators.

Family Room

12' 4" x 11' 3" (3.76m x 3.43m) Another light and spacious room with original features including parquet flooring, coving to the ceiling and a decorative ceiling rose and pendant. Large bay window to the front elevation and a radiator.

Kitchen Breakfast Room

24' 4" x 13' 4" (7.42m x 4.06m) A lovely family room looking out to the rear garden with a range of wooden wall and base units with work surfaces over. Sink and drainer unit with mixer tap overlooking the rear garden. Tiling to splash sensitive areas. An integrated four ring gas hob with single oven below and extractor fan above. Integrated fridge. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher. At the other end of the kitchen is a large four oven AGA and plenty of space for a dining table and chairs. Recessed ceiling lights and tiled flooring. Two windows to the rear elevation and double doors open to the rear garden.<br/><br/>Glazed panel doors then open in to the:

Dining Room

23' 8" x 12' 10" (7.21m x 3.91m) An impressive dual aspect room with a feature bay window to the front elevation and double doors opening out to the patio and rear garden. Plenty of space for a much larger than average dining room table and chairs. A gas fire with a decorative stone surround with matching mirror above. Original coving to the ceiling. Wall lights and a radiator.<br/><br/>Door to:


10' 10" x 7' 9" (3.30m x 2.36m) Window to the front elevation. Radiator.<br/><br/>Back to the entrance hall and a door in to the:

Downstairs Cloakroom

5' 5" x 4' 8" (1.65m x 1.42m) Obscure glass window to the rear elevation. Pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap over and tiled splash backs. Low level WC. Original parquet flooring and double doors open in to a storage area under the stairs. Wall mounted combination boiler.<br/><br/>From the entrance hall stairs lead up to the:

First Floor Landing

A full length feature arched window with wooden shutters with attractive views across the rear garden and the countryside beyond. Access to the loft area and an airing cupboard with slatted shelving. Door to:

Bedroom One

11' 7" x 9' 11" (3.53m x 3.02m) Double glazed window overlooking the rear garden with views of the countryside beyond. Radiator.<br/><br/>Door to:

En Suite

6' 7" x 5' 6" (2.01m x 1.68m) Large fully tiled corner shower. Pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap over. Low level WC. Full height tiling to three walls and an obscure glass window to the rear elevation. Recessed ceiling lights, extractor fan and a radiator.

Bedroom Two

13' 8" x 11' 7" (4.17m x 3.53m) A light and spacious double bedroom with a feature bay window to the front elevation. Radiator.

Bedroom Three

12' x 10' 6" (3.66m x 3.20m) Another double bedroom with a double glazed window to the front elevation. Radiator.

Bedroom Four

13' 5" x 11' 3" (4.09m x 3.43m) Double glazed window to the front elevation. Two built in storage cupboards with hanging rails. Radiator.

Bedroom Five

15' 3" x 10' 6" (4.65m x 3.20m) A dual aspect room with windows to the front and side elevations. Built in triple wardrobes along one wall with hanging rails and shelving. Range of built in storage cupboards to match along the opposite wall and surrounding the bed. Radiator.

Bedroom Six

11' 11" x 8' (3.63m x 2.44m) This dual aspect bedroom is currently set up as a gym. Windows to the rear and side elevations. Radiator.<br/><br/>In addition to the en suite there are two further bathrooms off of the landing area:

Family Bathroom One

10' 3" x 7' 3" (3.12m x 2.21m) Recently refitted to include a large fully tiled corner shower. Freestanding Jacuzzi bath. Vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap and mirror over and drawers below. Low level WC. Fully tiled walls and wood effect flooring. Obscure glass window to the rear elevation. Recessed ceiling lights, extractor fan and a chrome ladder style radiator.

Family Bathroom Two

6' 2" x 6' 6" (1.88m x 1.98m) Corner bath, pedestal wash hand basin and a low level WC. Extensive tiling to all water sensitive areas. Obscure glass window to the rear elevation. Recessed ceiling lights, extractor fan and a radiator.


From the road wrought iron gates open on to the large sweeping driveway stretching across the entire front of the property with parking for several vehicles as well as the double garage to the side. 'Meadoway' is privately enclosed at the front by mature hedging. There is a seating area and patio in one corner with large flower borders either side. The rear of the house can be accessed from both sides. There is a large patio area across the entire rear of the property which can also be accessed from the sitting room, kitchen and dining room. From the patio a path leads to a second seating area and on to a brick built outbuilding. The wall enclosed rear garden is very private and benefits from a selection of mature hedging and established trees. Mainly laid to lawn the garden is unusually large for family homes in the area. The whole plot is thought to measure just under an acre.

Double Garage and Parking

21' 10" x 19' 7" (6.65m x 5.97m) To the side of the house with an electric roller door, power and light. Room on the first floor with a window overlooking the rear garden. Double doors to the rear and a door on the side all lead out to the patio and rear garden. In addition to the garage there is off road parking on the front with parking for several vehicles and a motor home can easily be accommodated.

Services and Location

Mains gas, electric, water and drainage. At the time of preparing these details the council tax band through Sedgemoor District Council is: 'C'. The postcode for the property is: BS27 3BT.

About the Area

Cheddar is a village at the foot of the Mendip Hills and just 9 miles north-west of Wells. Within easy reach of the A38, Bristol is only 30 minutes away (18 miles) and the M5 motorway approximately 15/20 minutes. Bristol International Airport is 25 minutes away. Cheddar offers a good range of amenities with a wide range of shops including a bank, building society and a Post Office. There are also doctor and dentist surgeries. Local tourist attractions include Cheddar Gorge and Wookey Hole Caves. The property is located within the school catchment areas for the local First school, Fairlands Middle School and the Kings of Wessex Academy. The Kings Fitness and Leisure Centre adjoining the Kings of Wessex Academy offers an extensive range of activities for all the family.