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3 bedroom terraced house for sale

Russells, Wiveliscombe, Taunton, Somerset, TA4

Sold STC £249,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Three bedroom character cottage
  • Two reception rooms
  • Modern kitchen and utility room
  • Modern bathroom with separate shower cubicle
  • Gas central heating
  • Courtyard gardens
  • Quiet position
  • 250 yards from Wiveliscombe town centre

Full description

We are delighted to offer for sale this double fronted cottage in the quiet back lane of Russells on the south side of Wiveliscombe.

The property has undergone a variety of renovation, refurbishment and improvement during the current owners' tenure, including new kitchen cupboards and built-in cupboards in all three bedrooms, improved lighting, new floor coverings, new gas fire in the sitting room, repairs and replacement to the roof, chimney and gutters where necessary, new fitments in the bathroom, extensive floored and insulated loft accessible via a ladder and trapdoor, and professional renovation of bay windows, leaded lights and glazing where necessary.

At the front of the property is an independent hallway ideal for coats and boots, with a further door leading through to the sitting room with window to the front elevation, fireplace with gas fire, stairs to first floor landing and door (currently not used) to utility room. There is a further door leading through to the dining room, again with window to the front elevation, wood block flooring, fireplace and beamed ceilings. From here there is an open plan access arrangement through to the kitchen which has replacement Apple Country Kitchens wall and base units and includes new sink, stove and dishwasher, and windows overlooking the rear courtyard. From here there is further access through to the ground floor utility room, currently used as a workshop, with access to the rear courtyard garden.

At first floor level there is independent access to all three bedrooms and the two double rooms overlook the church yard and allotments to the east of the property at the front elevation. The third bedroom is at the rear and all three bedrooms have a range of built-in cupboards. There is a well-equipped bathroom with independent shower cubicle, bath, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin and an airing cupboard.

The property benefits from secondary glazing and double glazing where appropriate and is presented in first class decorative order throughout.

At the rear of the property there is a courtyard garden on the west elevation with a covered veranda and a rebuilt lock up for recycling and storage.

Sitting Room 14' x 13'4" (4.27m x 4.06m)
Dining Room 14' x 13'4" (4.27m x 4.06m)
Kitchen 12'1" x 7'7" (3.68m x 2.31m)
Utility Room 11'5" x 8'1" (3.48m x 2.46m)
Bedroom One 13'4" x 11'7" (4.06m x 3.53m)
Bedroom Two 11'4" x 11'6" (3.45m x 3.5m)
Bedroom Three 12'6" x 8'3" (3.8m x 2.51m)
Bathroom 11'4" x 8'2" (3.45m x 2.5m)

The former market town of Wiveliscombe has many shops and amenities including bank, post office, doctors' surgery, vet, library, public houses, churches, community office and restaurants. There is a primary and secondary school with an excellent recent OFSTED report. The recreation ground has tennis, football, cricket and rugby clubs and an open air heated swimming pool. There is public transport to many surrounding areas including Taunton 11 miles distant which also has excellent road (M5) and main line railway links. The beautiful Brendon Hills, Quantocks and Exmoor National Park are within easy motoring distance.
From our office on the top of Silver Street in Wiveliscombe, proceed down the hill on the High Street and straight over the traffic lights into South Street. Russells is the turning on the left hand side and No.10 will be found facing the allotments. Alternatively one can approach from the top of Rotton Row where St. Andrew's Church main entrance is and proceed down that lane or alternatively from the bottom down by Kingsmead school main entrance.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 March 2016


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