Large farmhouse flagstoned kitchen
Stunning oak timbered and glass dining room with 3 sets of French windows opening onto outdoor dining area and lawns, and a retiring area with 2 matching Harris Tweed sofas
2 halls – the first leading from the oak front door, the second is a huge galleried and flagstoned hall, double aspect with commanding views over front and back lawns.
Large drawing room with stone pillared fireplace, huge velvet Conran Shop sofas and a Bechstein grand piano.
Boot room/laundry room leading
Attached self contained barn annexe with cinema/music room
Double bedroom with king size bed and en-suite with walk in rainfall shower
Galleried landing leading to:
Master suite with super king size bed and en-suite bathroom with double sinks and walk in rainfall shower
Twin bedroom with beautiful gable timbers (there are steps to this bedroom)
2 Double bedrooms with king size beds
Double bedroom with double size bed
Family bathroom with bath and rainfall shower
Beautiful English country garden
Sonos sound system
Wood burning stove and logs provided
Home cinema and DVD library
Indoor and outdoor Ping pong (use in galleried hall)
Nespresso Vertuo coffee machine
Cricket net (please bring your own bats and balls)
Sky HD TV (Sports and Cinema) + access to apps
Noble Isle luxury products in all bathrooms and loos
Board game cupboard
Antique mahogany sleigh dog bed
High capacity washing machine and dryer
Aga and separate Range master electric/gas cooker
American style fridge freezer
Fabulous walking from doorstep
The following can be arranged locally, payable extra:
Private chef, events stylist and florist by arrangement
A completely private retreat uniquely located on a hilltop above the village of Pitcombe in Somerset and only 5 minutes from Bruton.
Surrounded by rolling acres of open farmland and distant forests, the 360 degree panoramic views are sublime.
Bruton is 5 minutes by car or a 35 minute walk
Castle Cary 10 minutes by car
Frome 25 minutes by car
Sherborne 25 minutes by car
Bath 45 minutes by car
London is 2 hours away by car
Bristol Airport is 45 minutes by car
Heathrow Airport is just under 2 hours by car
Mainline station to London Paddington is 10 minutes away at Castle Cary
A car is recommended, preferably not low to the ground as the track is rough in places
Pitcombe Barn was originally a part of the Hadspen Estate now The Newt, Somerset and there is a beautiful 20 minute walk across fields and footpaths directly from the house. The Newt Farmshop is the closest shop by foot and it’s heavenly to walk over for morning coffee or lunch in one of the restaurants.
The nearest town of Bruton has fast become the coolest destination in the South West. Always a mecca for artists and creatives, gallerists Hauser and Wirth added the final polish when they opened a fabulous contemporary art gallery on the site of a disused 17th century farm.
Bruton high street is home to a plethora of fascinating independent shops and restaurants and a beautiful river walk takes you on a circuit of the historic town and outlying countryside.
Babington House is a short drive away.
For children there is the Mill on the Brue outdoor activity centre, archery, rafting, canoeing and abseiling are just are few of the activities on offer.
The Stourhead estate- filming location for ‘Pride and Predjudice’ is a short drive away – the famous lake and grounds are not to be missed in autumn when the landscape is ablaze with colour.
We were just completely blown away when we visited this house. The panoramic views are incredible!
An old converted barn with a magnificent hallway encircled with traditional English country gardens to the front and a French style courtyard looking over farmland to the rear. There’s a lovely out door dining area for grown ups to while away long summer lunches whilst the children run and roll on the soft green lawns.
Inside the house, each room has been creatively designed with homely and quirky touches yet is still luxurious and very comfortable.
Upstairs, the bedrooms are decorated in sumptuous Farrow and Ball colours, each room has its own individual feel and view. We loved the sweet, pink twin bedroom with gable roof timber looking over the garden.
Downstairs, the dining room is brilliant for family parties and we can put you in touch with a wonderful local caterer and party planner.
Being very close to the Scott Williams HQ we know this area and house very well and would be delighted to talk you through it.