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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Middlecombe, Minehead, Somerset, TA24

Sold STC £665,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

Substantially built in 1907 Middlecombe House stands proudly in beautiful landscaped gardens on the periphery of the town close to superb woodland and moorland walks and with delightful outlooks. It will become evident upon inspection that the current owners take a particular pride in the presentation of their home which has been greatly enhanced and sympathetically improved in recent years to provide a most comfortable home of great character with the wonderful charm and atmosphere.

The generously proportioned accommodation is equipped with gas fired central heating, double glazed leaded light windows in timber frames apart from The Orangery and Bedroom two which are uPVC and is being sold inclusive of fitted carpeting. The gardens and grounds which are an undoubted feature have been beautifully landscaped to compliment the house.

Brick Pillared Entrance Porch

Reception Hall Radiator and tiled floor.

Cloakroom Fitted with a two piece white and chrome suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, chrome radiator/towel rail and tiled floor.

Study Overlooking the front gardens with bay window and fitted seat, radiator, recessed spotlights and fitted carpet.

Stable door from the Reception Hall gives access to -

Inner Hall With cloaks recess, tiled floor, double opening part glazed doors leading to -

Drawing Room Overlooking the front gardens with bay window and French doors leading to Sun Loggia, gas fired stove on a slate hearth, radiator, ceiling spotlights and fitted carpet.

Dining Room Radiator, fitted carpet and double opening glazed doors to -

Orangery An impressive and recently added room with glazed apex roof, tiled floor with underfloor heating and connecting door to utility room.

Fitted Kitchen/Breakfast Room Overlooking the courtyard again with a bay window and beautifully finished with a modern range of base units with one and a half bowl white china single drainer sink unit set in a range of timber working surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, integrated dishwasher and fridge, matching island unit with granite surface and cupboards under, space for range style cooker with tiled splashback and timber mantle, built in tall storage cupboard, two radiators, recessed spotlights, tiled flooring and stable door to -

Utility Room Stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap set in a roll edged working surface with cupboards and plumbing for washing machine under, two radiators, tiled flooring, airing cupboard with factory insulated cylinder, door to courtyard and door to -

Shower Room Fitted with a three piece white and chrome suite comprising recessed tiled shower, low level WC, wall mounted wash hand basin and tiled floor.

Cellar 15'6 x 14'. Accessed via a concealed hatch in the drawing room via a timber staircase.

Carpeted staircase from the Drawing Room leads to

First Floor Landing Radiator, fitted carpet and access hatch to boarded roof with velux window and space suitable for conversion subject to the usual regulations.

Bedroom 1 Enjoying pleasant woodland views with radiator and fitted carpet.

Bedroom 2 Enjoying similar views with fitted wardrobes, radiator and fitted carpet.

Bedroom 3 A double aspect room with radiator and fitted carpet.

Bedroom 4 Again a double aspect room with pleasant views, radiator and fitted carpet.

Bathroom Fitted with a four piece white and chrome suite comprising corner bath set in a tiled surround, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, quadrant shower unit, part tiled walls, recessed spotlights, radiator and tiled floor.

The property is approached through a five bar gate onto a tarmac drive leading up to a large forecourt providing excellent parking and turning facilities in front of the garage and carport. Alongside the drive there is a slightly raised level lawned garden with raised stone wall, shrub beds, palm, fir trees and a sunken pond. To the other side of the drive is a large sweeping lawned garden which runs up the far side of the house with mature terraced flower and shrub beds and borders around the house, shrub beds and inset trees to include a Monkey Puzzle tree, birch and eucalyptus.

To the side the property between the house and garage is a lovely paved courtyard area which is part covered and ideal for alfresco dining. A paved and gravelled pathway leads around to the rear where there is a concrete and timber clad workshop/store 27'10 x 7'5 and a useful amenity area. Wide railway sleeper and woodchip steps lead up to a large terraced rear garden backing onto woodland with area of lawn, flower and shrub beds and borders, mature trees, meandering pathways and many areas to sit.

Garage 16'5 x 10'2. With light, power and personal door.

Carport 15'5 x 15'.

Mains water, electric and gas. Septic tank drainage.


*At the time of preparing these sales particulars the council tax Banding is correct. However, purchasers should be aware that
Improvement carried out by the vendor may affect the property's
Council tax banding following a sale.

From our office in Friday Street turn left into Park Street leading out through the top end of the town following the road around to the right into what is known as The Parks. Follow the road passing the Park on your left and proceed for approximately three quarters of a mile. On reaching the T-junction with the A39 turn left heading back towards Alcombe and the property will be found on the left hand side.

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26 February 2016


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