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5 bedroom village house for sale

5 bed detached house, Crowcombe

Sold STC £625,000

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On the edge of the delightful village of Crowcombe in the Quantock Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty this imposing modern home has fine countryside views. The spacious layout offers 5 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms and large kitchen/diner set in attractive 1/2 acre gardens with garage/studio.

Built in 1997 and maintained to a high standard this is a light and airy property with thoughtfully laid out accommodation arranged over three floors.
The ground floor has a large kitchen/ breakfast room with walk in larder, utility room, separate dining room with French doors onto garden and woodburner, living room with a further woodburner and a good sized study. Situated on the first floor are 3 double bedrooms serviced by a family shower room and a master bedroom with impressive en-suite featuring a free standing roll top bath. On the second floor is the 5th bedroom, also a double, which also provides walk in access to loft space.

The property is set in half and acre of attractive landscaped gardens which are largely south facing. There is ample room for parking and a large double garage with games room/ studio / or additional accommodation above. 

Quietly located on the edge of the highly renowned village of Crowcombe which is often referred to as the "Jewel of the Quantocks".  The surrounding area provides excellent walking riding and countryside pursuits opportunities and is close to the West Somerset coast. The village itself has an unspoilt country inn, ancient church and medieval church house, a community run post office and modern village hall which hosts a variety of clubs and events and is home to the thriving village cricket and tennis clubs.  At the heart of the village is the magnificent Crowcombe Court which is home to the Garden Opera.   The village primary school is rated as "excellent" by Ofsted and the area is renowned for its independent secondary schools some of which provide coach transport direct to the village.

Williton (5 miles) is a small country town with a good range of facilities whilst Taunton (10 miles) the county town has a full range of facilities and provides access to the M5 and fast train services to London (from 1 hour 40 minutes). 

Entrance hall 
Feature circular window, alcove under stairs with shelving and coat-hanging space, radiator.

Kitchen/ Breakfast Room 
24' 9'' x 14' 7'' (7.54m x 4.44m)
Large, bright country style kitchen/ breakfast room with a good range of floor and wall mounted units including a stylish island with built in electric hob, oil fired range cooker plus separate electric oven, Belfast sink and a walk in larder with ample shelving. Double doors leading to dining room.

Utility Room 
14' 4'' x 7' 8'' (4.37m x 2.34m)
Good sized room with external stable doors at both ends. Sink with tile surround, space for all white goods and a separate downstairs WC.

Dining Room 
18' 4'' x 15' 0'' (5.58m x 4.57m)(max)
Accessed from the kitchen via double doors, good sized room with bay fronted extension providing excellent natural light. Wood burning stove, attractive shelving in alcove and French doors leading to garden.

Sitting Room 
17' 10'' x 15' 10'' (5.43m x 4.82m)
Substantial double aspect room with woodburner in a feature timber surround. Fitted carpet, radiators.

Master Bedroom 
14' 9'' x 14' 6'' (4.49m x 4.42m)
Master bedroom with large window with fine views to the Brendon Hills, fitted carpet, radiator. Access to - ...

11' 6'' x 10' 8'' (3.50m x 3.25m)
Impressive en suite with free standing roll top bath, separate corner shower, WC, basin and a large range of built in cupboards including airing cupboard, linen cupboard and double wardrobe. Water resistant wood look laminate flooring, heated towel rail, window to side.

Bedroom 2 
16' 5'' x 14' 6'' (5.00m x 4.42m) (Max)
Large double room with double aspect providing far reaching countryside views, fitted carpet, radiator.

Bedroom 3 
16' 0'' x 13' 6'' (4.87m x 4.11m)
Double room of a good size with access to large cupboard with hanging rail. Window to the front, fitted carpet, radiator.

Bedroom 4 
14' 11'' x 14' 6'' (4.54m x 4.42m)
Another good sized double bedroom with fine views to the rear, fitted carpet, radiator, alcove under stairs.

Family Shower Room 
With corner shower, water resistant laminate flooring, WC, washbasin, heated towel rail, window to the front, radiator.

Second Floor 

15' 10'' x 10' 0'' (4.82m x 3.05m)
Another good sized double aspect room currently used as a study. Fitted carpet, radiator.

First Floor 

First Floor Landing 
Walk in storage cupboard, window to the front, fitted carpet, radiator.

Bedroom 5 
19' 3'' x 11' 3'' (5.86m x 3.43m)
Situated on the second floor, a spacious 5th bedroom with 3 Velux windows, fitted carpet, radiator. Walk in access to loft space with light and power.

The house is approached by a private shared driveway leading to a 5 bar gate. There is ample parking space and access to the detached double garage / annexe. The well appointed gardens extend to half an acre to the side and front of the house, with the majority of them being south facing. Laid mainly to lawn with a variety of shrubs and bushes, a vegetable plot, garden shed, a range of specimen roses and patio area outside the French doors. There are spectacular views of the Quantock and Brendon hills from the gardens.

Double Garage 
Good sized detached double garage with light and power.

Games Room / Studio 
18' 6'' x 18' 6'' (5.63m x 5.63m)
Situated above the garage, large and versatile space with laminate flooring, windows to the side.

Ground Floor 

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