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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Churchinford, Taunton, Somerset, TA3

Offers in Excess of £240,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Wet Room
  • Garden Room/Bedroom 4
  • 3 Further Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Delightful Gardens

Full description

A Grade II Listed 3/4 bedroom detached thatched character cottage quietly tucked away close to the village centre. Sitting room, kitchen/dining room, wet room, garden room/bedroom 4, 3 further bedrooms and bathroom. Delightful gardens.

Situation - Majors Farm Cottage is quietly tucked away in the heart of the village of Churchinford which lies within the Blackdown Hills, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Within the village can be found a public house, doctors surgery, village hall and community shop/post office. The towns of Taunton, Wellington and Honiton are all within approximately 8.5 miles making this a most accessible location. The County Town of Taunton offers an extensive range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities together with a main line rail link to London Paddington. The A303 is also readily available providing excellent links to Exeter and east towards London.

Description - Majors Farm Cottage comprises a detached Grade II listed thatched cottage offering much character and having been extended to the rear with a wet room and a superb green oak garden room/bedroom 4. The property boasts many original features including inglenook fireplace with a recessed woodburning stove and exposed beams. On the ground floor there is an entrance hall with sitting room, kitchen/dining room with oil fired Rayburn Royal, side passageway, wet room and a green oak garden room/bedroom 4 to rear. On the first floor can be found three bedrooms and a bathroom. The property also benefits from oil fired central heating and attractive gardens to both front and rear.

Accommodation - Oak door to;

Entrance Hall - Leading directly into the;

Sitting Room - With inglenook fireplace with recessed woodburner on a tiled hearth with bread oven and beam over. Views to both front and rear and window seat to front. Attractive stained glass windows, exposed beams, radiator and door to;

Kitchen/Dining Room - With Belfast sink with wooden draining board and adjoining slate worktops with cupboards and drawers beneath. Oil fired Rayburn Royal. Inset Bosch gas hob with matching electric oven. Exposed beams, stairs to first floor and slate floor. Views to both front and rear, further doorway returning to sitting room and glazed door to;

Side Passage - With tiled floor and stable door to front. Range of shelving and access into;

Rear Hall - With glazed door to garden with matching side screens, slate floor and recessed bookshelves.

Wet Room - Being fully tiled with shower, wash hand basin and low level WC. Heated towel rail and extractor fan.

Garden Room/Bedroom 4 - A wonderful room with vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. Tiled floor, glazed French doors to garden and radiator.

First Floor -

Landing - With trap access to roof void. Linen cupboard.

Bedroom 1 - With sloping ceiling, exposed beams, window to side, radiator and two downlighters.

Bedroom 2 - With dormer window to rear. Trap access to roof void, radiator and two downlighters.

Bedroom 3 - With sloping ceiling, window to side and radiator.

Bathroom - With bath tub, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Eaves storage, radiator and one downlighter. Built in airing cupboard housing the factory lagged hot water cylinder.

Outside - Majors Farm Cottage is quietly tucked away just off the village road and is screen by a stone wall and laurel hedging. A laurel archway with pathway leads directly to the front door. The front garden is laid to lawn with attractive flower and shrub borders, apple tree and a useful leanto and adjoining garden shed. There is also an external oil fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating all on timer controls together with an oil storage tank and a small vegetable garden. To the rear of the cottage is a courtyard area with cold water, stone retaining walls and steps leading up to a vegetable garden with various shrubs, bushes and ground foliage. There is also an aluminium framed greenhouse and solar panels providing hot water.

Services - Mains water and electricity are connected. Mains drainage. Oil fired central heating.

Viewing - Strictly by appointment with the vendor's selling agents, Messrs Stags, Wellington Office.

Directions - From the centre of Wellington head south passing Wellington School and continue to the bypass. Continue straight across signposted Chard and Ford Street. Pass through Ford Street and at the crossroads at the top of the hill turn left and follow this road for approximately 3 miles to the crossroads at the top of Blagdon Hill. Turn right signposted Churchinford and after approximately 2.5 miles the village will be found. Majors Farm Cottage will be found tucked away just past the village pub on the right hand side hidden behind a stone wall and laurel hedge.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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12 January 2016


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