Guide Price £600,000
- CHARACTER DETACHED HOUSE
- SET IN APPROX 2 ACRES OF LANDSCAPED GARDENS
- SOUTH FACING
- RANGE OF OUTBUILDINGS
- FARMHOUSE KITCHEN WITH AGA
- POPULAR EDGE OF VILLAGE LOCATION
SALE AGREED – SIMILAR PROPERTIES REQUIRED! Charming detached character house set in approx. 2 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and offering 3 double bedrooms, large farmhouse kitchen and 2 reception rooms. The house has been sympathetically upgraded whilst retaining many original features such an exposed beams and latch timber doors.
The accommodation comprises, in brief, entrance lobby, large farmhouse kitchen/breakfast room with oil fired AGA, double aspect dining room and living room with impressive inglenook fireplace. On the first floor there are 3 double bedrooms, one with separate WC and washbasin, study and a family bathroom.
Externally the property is accessed via a single track drive which leads to open fronted double garage. The gardens are south facing and extend to approx. 2 acres split into several areas. The main garden is laid to lawn with a range of attractive mature shrubs, trees and borders and has a greenhouse, old well, stone built former piggery and lovely south facing patio leading off the kitchen and living room. Adjoining the main garden there is a separate area laid to lawn with a vegetable plot, summer house and stone outbuilding. Beyond here is a paddock/orchard. In all the plot extends to approx. 2 acres.
The property is situated approx. 1 mile from the main A358 Taunton to Minehead road, in the hamlet of Kingswood, near Stogumber. Stogumber is a popular and attractive village nestled between the Quantock and Brendon Hills. The village has a highly Ofsted rated primary school, village pub, shop and Norman Church. It is an active community with a wide variety of clubs and societies. A network of public footpaths provides excellent walking and Exmoor National Park, the Quantock and Brendon Hills and the coast are all within easy distance. The West Somerset Heritage Steam Railway has a station located outside the village from which steam trains can be taken to the coastal resort of Minehead. Williton, 4 miles away provides a good range of local services, whilst the county town of Taunton (12 miles) provides access to the M5 and fast trains to London (from 1 hour 40 mins).