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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Houndsmoor, Milverton, Taunton, Somerset, TA4

Sold STC £435,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached four bedroom cottage
  • Sitting room and dining room
  • Kitchen/dining room and study
  • Garden room and cloakroom
  • Two garages
  • Gas central heating
  • Detached two storey stone barn annexe
  • Many character features
  • First class decor
  • Overlooking open fields front and rear

Full description

We are delighted to offer for sale this detached character cottage in the hamlet of Houndsmoor on the edge of the popular village of Milverton. The property overlooks fields all around and Milverton church tower can be seen behind the property across the meadow.

Internally the accommodation comprises of an entrance hall, a spacious sitting room with fireplace and log burner, an independent dining room, a private study at the rear and a sociable kitchen/dining room with Aga. From here there is access to a garden room leading to the garden itself and the ground floor cloakroom.

The main bedroom at first floor level at the rear of the property has an en-suite shower room. There are two further double bedrooms, a generous single bedroom and a family bathroom, all with excellent views.

The property benefits from gas fired central heating and an excellent standard of internal decor.

At the rear of the property is a useful rear porch for coats and boots and access to the single garage at the rear with gravel driveway to the side with off-street parking for several vehicles.

Barn Annexe
A stone barn annexe has been converted and can provide living accommodation with a large open plan living/kitchen area on the ground floor and a large open plan bedroom area with separate shower room with wc at first floor level. It is currently used as hobbies rooms and there is an additional garage to the side of this property, currently being used partly as a log store with separate vehicular access.

The gardens are beautiful, mainly laid to lawn with flowerbed and shrub borders, productive vegetable garden and fruit garden, with various points of access and sunshine in different parts of the garden at different times of the day.

Houndsmoor is a small rural hamlet just outside the popular Conservation village of Milverton. Milverton has its own village shop, Post Office, hairdresser, Public House, Churches and an excellent Primary School. Wiveliscombe is approximately three miles away and has a wider range of facilities including a good range of shops, doctors' surgery, vets, pubs and restaurants, sports club, swimming pool and Kingsmead Community School for secondary education, which recently received an outstanding OFSTED report. Taunton offers a further range of facilities and amenities including private education, a wide range of shops and businesses, main line Railway and Motorway access.

Mains water, gas, electricity and drainage are connected.

Council Tax Band F
Taunton Deane Borough Council
From the centre of the village of Milverton (using the Globe Pub as a landmark) take the turn by the Globe Pub into Rosebank and down to the back of Milverton. At the T juntion at the end here, turn right towards Houndsmoor. On arrival in Houndsmoor you will see a phone box on your right hand side. Take the next right hand turn and Houndsmoor Cottage will be found just along here.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
04 August 2016


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