4 Bedrooms | Detached House

Church Lane, Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Somerset, BA3 4QU

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REF: BRU680375


18th century rectory

Four bedrooms

Two bathrooms one ensuite and a cloakroom

Three reception rooms



Utility boot room

Separate two-bedroom coach house

Double garage

Large garden




This wonderful family home is set in the lovely village of Stratton-on-the-Fosse next to the church St Vigors There are four bedrooms and there is also a two bedroomed detached coach house with garaging underneath. Set on the edge of the Mendip Hills with the public-school Downside close by and Frome, Bruton and Castle Cary just a short drive, this village has a pub and is a close to Vobster.


This house is placed side on to the quiet lane that runs towards Watery Lane with a large amount of parking to the rear of the house with detached coach house with garaging underneath.


The classically handsome front elevation has a large half glazed door to the well-proportioned hall. Doors leads to a double aspect dining room with a panelled sash framed window large enough for an eight-seat dining table. Across the hall is a sitting room with fireplace and decorative arch, the window looks out to the well-established garden. Five steps from the hall leads to a half landing with a cloak room. The drawing room to the rear of the house has a marble fireplace, French doors to the garden, beautiful detailing and a large window also overlooking the garden.


The Kitchen has a classically country kitchen feel with wooden hand-built units, quartz surfaces, a large cupboard, an Aga, and a door to the pantry. The utility room has further built-in cupboards space for laundry and the boiler. Quarry tiles make this a practical room to enter the house from walks and gardening with a door leading to the parking and coach house.


Upstairs the large main bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and lovely views over countryside from double aspect windows, the second bedroom also double aspect looks over the garden to the rear. Bedroom four is entered from the galleried landing. A family bathroom has roll top bath, shower, hand basin and WC and a large window looking towards pretty fields and the little lane below.


The last bedroom, also a double room, has a good-sized cupboard and two windows – all aspects are a joy from this charming house.


The coach house has one bedroom with ensuite downstairs and a store to one side. There is a double garage underneath. Upstairs in the coach house there is a dining room, sitting room, kitchen with various units, a second bedroom and a bathroom. The previous owners ran a successful Air B and B from the coach house.


Established gardens with herbaceous borders, lawns and fruit trees complete this lovely house, it’s a fantastic opportunity to buy this special rectory, this is a must-see property.


  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: G
  • Local Authority: Somerset Council
  • Listed Building: Grade II
  • EPC: N/A
  • Utilities and Similar: Oil central heating, mains water, drains and electricity
  • No Onward Chain


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