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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Yarde, Williton, Taunton, Somerset, TA4

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive individual residence
  • Beautifully presented throughout
  • Interesting history and charm
  • Front entrance portico
  • Beautiful country setting
  • Delightful gardens
  • Exmoor National Park
  • Taunton c17 miles

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Built in 1819 by well known land owner John Trevelyan as the local school the property was then used as a village hall during the war and converted into residential accommodation in 1972.

The property has been the subject of great improvement by the current owners and now provides beautifully presented and particularly spacious accommodation to include a fantastic 24' x 24' kitchen/ living room and a similar sized sitting/dining room.

Cleverly improved the property of course retains many inherent period features to including exposed beams and arched windows and the garden still has the original skittle alley which is currently being used as a useful outbuilding. On the first floor there is a wonderful triple aspect arched windowed studio/hobby room/bedroom.

The accommodation is arranged over two floors, is equipped with oil fired central heating and in brief comprises; a heavy timber cathedral style door opening up into the large kitchen/family room.

Double Aspect Kitchen/Diner With a superb range of solid beech work surfaces with white ceramic sink and integrated appliances including dishwasher, fridge, washing machine and Rangemaster oven with extractor hood over. There is an island unit with matching cupboards under and a good sized larder.

Cloakroom With white suite comprising low level WC and wash hand basin.

Sitting Room A wonderful sized room with front aspect, rear aspect window and patio doors leading to the rear gardens. Woodburning stove set on a slate hearth with an arched brick feature above.

Boot Room/Study With double aspect windows and stable door out into the side gardens.

A staircase leads up to the spacious landing with exposed beam and with large arched window allowing plenty of light.

Bedroom 1 Has a rear arched window and exposed timber beam and door opening to.

En-suite Shower Room Beautifully fitted and fully tiled with rear aspect window and modern three piece suite in white including a double shower, exposed beam and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 2 Arched window and exposed timber beam.

Bedroom 3 Arched rear aspect window and exposed beam.

From the main landing an arch leads through to
Inner Landing With door opening up to

Studio/Hobby Room/Bedroom 4 A fantastic light and spacious triple aspect room with pleasing arched windows, exposed timber beams and with the beautiful large arched window having a brick surround and with views over the gardens.

Family Bathroom Beautifully fitted with modern three piece suite and shower over, exposed beam, arched window and heated towel rail.

The property is approached via double wrought iron gates onto the driveway which gives access to good parking facilities and a double detached garage with power and lighting. The well looked after gardens are mainly laid to lawn with shrubs, flower borders, fruit trees and a vegetable patch. To the rear of the property are further enclosed gardens with a southerly aspect mainly laid to lawn with a small patio area and flower and shrub borders.

Attached to the property there is a useful garden store and a portico at the front of the property leads to the main entrance. To the side of the drive is the former skittle alley which has power and lighting and could be used in a variety of ways

Mains water and electric. Septic tank drainage and oil fired central heating.

Council Tax

From our offices in Minehead proceed on the A39 towards Williton passing through the villages of Carhampton, Bilbrook and Washford. On leaving Washford after approximately half a mile turn right at the Tropiquaria/crossroads at Washford Cross leading up the hill to the next crossroads and turning left signposted Monksilver. Follow the land down the hill and where the road starts of level off the entrance to The School House will be found via double gates on the right hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 July 2014


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