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2 bedroom terraced house for sale

High Street, Dunster, Minehead, Somerset, TA24

Sold STC £250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming period cottage
  • Immense character and charm
  • Grade II listed
  • Historic village setting
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Fitted kitchen/breakfast room
  • Lobby with separate WC
  • 2 double bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Gas central heating

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A charming and well presented Grade II listed period terraced cottage delightfully situated in the main high street of this popular medieval village backing onto the Castle grounds and close to one of the entrance gates of the magnificent Dunster Castle.

The cottage offers deceptively well proportioned accommodation of great character and charm with inherent period features to include exposed beams and ceiling timbers, leaded light windows and window seats. Arranged over two floors the accommodation in brief comprises; heavy entrance door leading to a reception hall with exposed beam and celling timbers and window seat. The sitting room again has a wealth of exposed ceiling timbers and beams, leaded light bay window with window seat and fireplace with inset wood burner on a tiled hearth. There is a separate dining room again to the front of the property with open stone fireplace with slate hearth and leaded light window with window seat. The kitchen overlooks the gardens and is fitted with a modern range of cream coloured base and wall units with timber effect roll edged surfaces over, stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, part tiled surrounds, quarry tiled flooring, access hatch to loft space over and door to a rear lobby with door to outside and off which is a separate WC with low level suite.

A carpeted staircase from the hall leads to a spacious first floor landing with cupboard housing a gas boiler heating the central heating and domestic hot water system. There are two double bedrooms both overlooking the main high street with leaded light windows and one with a cast iron and tiled fireplace. The bathroom is fitted with a three piece white and chrome suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, bath set in a tiled surround with shower and screen over, chrome radiator/rail and fitted linen cupboard.

To the rear of the property is a good size level garden with timber decked terrace and patio immediately to the rear beyond which is a level lawned walled garden backing onto the castle grounds.

Dunster is served by a local post office, newsagents, delicatessen and various other shops, inns, tea rooms and restaurants to help cater for the many tourists that are attracted to this popular village. There is also a primary school, village church and a number of attractions to include magnificent Dunster Castle, Yarn Market, Dove Cote and Conygar Tower. West Somerset's premier resort of Minehead is approximately two and a half miles away and has a good range of everyday facilities, whilst the County town of Taunton which has mainline rail connections and access to the motorway network is approximately twenty two miles to the east. For those who enjoy exploring the countryside Dunster is situated within the Exmoor National Park. There are footpaths leading onto the surrounding hills of Grabbist and walks into Dunster's Deer Park at the foot of the castle

Mains water, drainage, electric and gas.


Council Tax
Band D
From Minehead proceed on the A39 towards Williton and after approximately 2.5 miles turn right at the traffic lights into Dunster village. As you enter the village you will see the Yarn Market on your right hand side proceed down through the village where the property will be found in approximately 100 yards on the left hand side before the traffic lights.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 October 2016


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