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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Stoke St Mary, Taunton

Sold STC £599,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Superb detached country house
  • Extensively upgraded
  • Sought after village location
  • Kitchen/dining room
  • Conservatory
  • 4 good size bedrooms
  • Seperate bathroom and shower room
  • Set in beautiful gardens of 1.05 acres
  • Double garage
  • Off road parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION: Originally constructed in the 1820's as a terrace of three cottages and beautifully incorporated over recent years to create a superb country house of just over 2000 square ft. The property has been extensively upgraded by the current vendors to create a well balanced and beautifully presented family home. The property itself occupies an enviable and elevated country setting just outside of the sought after village of Stoke St Mary. There are superb panoramic views over open countryside towards Taunton, Quantock Hills and Blackdown Hills. Internally as mentioned the accommodation has been considerably upgraded and now boasts a stunning kitchen/dining room with Rayburn oven, there are two further well balanced reception rooms, a ground floor shower room and large utility along with a spacious conservatory. To the first floor are four good size bedrooms, a superb refitted bathroom with claw foot bath and useful separate shower room. Externally the property sits in superb south facing gardens, in total 1.05 acres cleverly landscaped with two ornamental ponds as well as a separate duck pond. There is a large parking area, detached double garage with storage shed and greenhouse just behind. Internal inspection is essential to fully appreciate this beautiful country home.

LOCATION: Mount Pleasant is found at the end of a private drive surrounded by open countryside just on the edge of the sought village of Stoke St Mary an attractive and thriving village just a short drive from the county town of Taunton, which is approximately two miles in distance . The county town offers a range of shopping, leisure and scholastic amenities as well as access to the M5 motorway at junction 25 and a direct service to London Paddington from Taunton railway station.

DIRECTIONS: Proceed from the centre of Taunton along South Road and after passing Kings College on the left, turn left just beyond a pedestrian crossing on Stoke Road. Proceed to the end of Stoke Road and turn right continue a short distance looking out on the left for Stoke St Mary, proceed along this road for approximately 2 miles and just before approaching the village (opposite the Diary Farmhouse on the left) look out for a marked sign to the right, which leads to Mount Pleasant.

ACCOMMODATION [All measurements are approximate]


SITTING ROOM 20'8 x 13'11 (6.31m x 4.25m) ,

CONSERVATORY 14'0 x 11'10 (4.28m x 3.60m),

KITCHEN 14'2 x 20'5 (4.32m x 6.24m),

FAMILY ROOM 14' x 12'3 (4.29m x 3.74m),

UTILITY 10'10 x 7'9 (3.30m x 2.37m) ,




BEDROOM ONE 12'2 x 10'9 (3.73m x 3.29m),

BEDROOM TWO 13'11 x 12'3 (4.24m x 3.75m),

BEDROOM THREE 14'2 x 12'3 (4.33m x 3.75m,

BEDROOM FOUR 9'2 x 8.3 (2.8m x 2.53m) ,



DOUBLE GARAGE 17'9 x 16'11 (5.41m x 5.15m)

IMPORTANT NOTICE Wilkie May & Tuckwood for themselves and for the vendors of the property, whose agents they are, give notice that: 1. the particulars are intended to give a fair and substantially correct overall description for the guidance of intending purchaser and do not constitute part of an offer or contract. Prospective purchasers and lessees ought to seek their own professional advice. 2. All descriptions, dimensions, areas, reference to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation and other details are given in good faith, and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. 3. No person in the employment of Wilkie May & Tuckwood has any authority to make or give any representations or warranty whatever in relation to this property on behalf of Wilkie May & Tuckwood, nor enter into any contract on behalf of the vendor. 4. No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by intending purchasers in inspecting properties which have been sold, let or withdrawn.
THE PROPERTY MISDESCRIPTIONS ACT 1991 The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for their purpose. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor. References to the Tenure of the Property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The agent has not had sight of the title documents. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor.
8. Financial Evaluation 8a At the time that an offer has been made and is being considered by the seller, you must take reasonable steps to find out from the prospective buyer the source and availability of his funds for buying the property and pass this information to the seller. Such information will include whether the prospective buyer needs to sell a property, requires a mortgage, claims to be a cash buyer or any combination of these. Such relevant information that is available should be included in the Memorandum of Sale having regard to the provisions of the Data Protection Act. 8b These reasonable steps must continue after acceptance of the offer until exchange of contracts (in Scotland, conclusion of missives) and must include regular monitoring of the prospective buyer's progress in achieving the funds required, and reporting such progress to the seller.
MEASUREMENTS AND OTHER INFORMATION All measurements are approximate. While we endeavour to make our sales particular accurate and reliable, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the information with you.

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19 May 2015


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