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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Western Lane, Minehead, Somerset, TA24

Sold STC £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive detached residence
  • Private setting with wonderful views
  • 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms & 3 reception rooms
  • Outline planning permission for separate dwelling
  • Gardens & grounds approximately 1 acre
  • County town Taunton 25 miles

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Pella was built in 1928 in a choice position on the favoured lower slopes of North Hill positioned to take full advantage of the southerly aspect and sweeping views yet is within a few minutes walk of the town centre and within half a mile of the seafront.

The property offers generously proportioned accommodation with many inherent period character features is equipped with gas fired central heating and is being sold inclusive of fitted carpeting. Part of the property has been adapted to provide a two storey self contained annexe/letting unit which is ideal for a dependant relative or to provide a useful income but can also easily be incorporated back into the main house. There is also the added attraction of outline planning permission for a detached dwelling within the grounds which some may wish to explore and again could be used in conjunction with the main house or sold off separately therefore sharing the access.

ACCOMMODATION
The beautifully presented accommodation is arranged over two floors and in brief comprises;

Enclosed Porch Oak front door and archway feature with further oak stable door leading to
Reception Hall Two radiators, picture rails, ceiling coving, understairs cupboard and fitted carpet.

Separate WC Fitted with a two piece white and chrome suite comprising low level WC, vanity wash hand basin, radiator, ceiling coving and quarry tiled floor.

Walk in Cloakroom/Store Fitted with a range of cloaks cupboards and shelved storage cupboards with bi-fold doors, radiator, ceiling coving, recessed spotlights and quarry tiled floor.

Drawing Room A beautiful room overlooking the gardens with views towards the surrounding hills. With two sets of French doors leading out onto the terrace, open fireplace with Adam style surround within open fronted glass/mirrored display cabinets either side, three radiators, picture rails, ceiling coving and fitted carpet.

Inner Hall Two radiators, picture rails, fitted carpet and connecting door to annexe.

Dining Room A double aspect room overlooking the rear garden. French door to outside, marble fireplace with living flame electric fire, three radiators, picture rails, coving and fitted carpet.

Fitted Kitchen/Breakfast Room
Overlooking the gardens at the side and fitted with a modern range of base and wall units with peninsular bar, roll edged timber effect working surfaces over, stainless steel double drainer sink unit, matching tall larder cupboard, integrated fridge/freezer, eye level double oven, five ring gas hob with extractor hood, matching glazed display cabinets, part tiled surrounds, two radiators, vinyl floor covering and part glazed stable door to -

Enclosed Rear Porch Double glazed with quarry tiled flooring and door to outside.

Utility Room Stainless steel single drainer sink unit set in a roll edged surface with cupboards, drawers, space and plumbing for washing machine under, wall cupboards and vinyl floor covering.

Boiler Room Wall mounted gas boiler heating the central heating and domestic hot water system, wall cupboard, cloak hooks, radiator and vinyl floor covering.

A carpeted staircase from the reception hall leads to -

First Floor Landing Built in linen cupboard, radiator, picture rails, fitted carpet and access hatch to roof space.

Bedroom 1 Enjoying superb views over the front garden towards the surrounding hills with the Quantock Hills and Dunster in the distance. Radiator, picture rails, ceiling coving and fitted carpet.

En-suite Bathroom Fitted with a four piece suite comprising; bath set in a part tiled surround, low level WC, bidet, pedestal wash hand basin, separate shower cubicle, radiator/towel rail, ceiling coving, recessed spotlight and vinyl floor covering.

Bedroom 2 Again to the front enjoying similar views. Radiator, picture rails and fitted carpet.

Bedroom 3 Double aspect room overlooking the rear gardens with views towards St. Michaels Church. Range of built in wardrobes, radiator, picture rails, coving and fitted carpet.

Bedroom 4 Radiator, picture rails, coving and fitted carpet.

Bathroom Part tiled and fitted with a three piece suite comprising bath with screen with shower over, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator/towel rail, ceiling coving, recessed spotlights and vinyl floor covering.

Self contained Annexe Accommodation

Ground Floor

Kitchen/Breakfast Room With views over the gardens towards the surrounding hills. Fitted with a range of base and wall units, working surfaces over, stainless steel single drainer sink units with part tiled surrounds, open fronted understairs storage, radiator, fitted carpet, door to outside and open plan staircase leading to -

First Floor Landing Radiator, picture rail and fitted carpet.

Sitting Room/Bedroom 5 Overlooking the rear garden with views towards St. Michaels Church. Range of wardrobes, radiator, picture rails and fitted carpet.

Bedroom 6 Fitted double wardrobe, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator, picture rails, fitted carpet and access hatch to roof space.

Bathroom Fitted with a three piece suite comprising bath set in part tiled surround with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator, recessed spotlights and fitted carpet.

Outside
The property stands proud in approximately one acre of mature surrounding gardens and is approached off Western Lane and over a sweeping tarmac drive leading up to a double garage measuring 18'x 15'2 with light and power together with parking and turning facilities. The formal gardens stretch out in front of the property with a paved sun terrace and steps leading down onto level lawns surrounded by mature shrubs and trees and with wonderful views towards the surrounding hills. At the side is a further lawned garden with raised patio enclosed by hedging, flower and shrub borders, a pedestrian access into Western Lane, outside WC and garden store. To the rear of the property is a further lawned garden with inset shrubs and mature tree and beyond which is an area with soft fruit bushes. Alongside and behind the garage is a further lawned garden with flower and shrub borders, fruit trees, vegetable gardens and this is the area where the outline planning is for the detached dwelling.

Planning Permission
Outline planning permission has been obtained under application number 3/21/11/150 to erect a detached dwelling within the grounds of the property. Further information can be obtained from the agents at the Minehead office.

TAX BAND
F & A

TENURE
Freehold

SERVICES
Mains water, drainage, electric and gas.
From our office in Friday Street turn left into Park Street leading up through the top end of the town following the road around to the right into The Parks. Take the first turning on the right into Western Lane across the crossroads then the entrance drive will be found shortly after on the right hand side.


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