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6 bedroom house for sale

Suggs Lane, Broadway, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19

Sold STC £545,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached village property
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Lounge
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room/Study
  • Kitchen
  • Utility Room
  • Family Bathroom

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A substantial 6 bedroom detached family house enjoying a private position on the edge of the village with gardens and grounds extending to 2.508 acres. EPC Band F

River House is situated on the southern edge of the village enjoying a private position with extensive gardens and grounds and offering spacious family accommodation. The property is built principally of local natural stone solid and cavity wall construction under a tiled roof, formerly a cottage which has been extended by the present vendors. The property benefits from oil fired central heating with radiators. The accommodation is spacious and well planned with 3 reception rooms on the ground floor together with kitchen and 6 bedrooms and bathroom on the first floor. The property will easily convert into various combinations of accommodation (subject to local Authority consents) should this be required. The grounds lie principally to the south of the property and have a long frontage to the river Ding which creates a unique natural environment with gardens, orchard and grounds amounting to 2.508 acres.

Broadway is a favoured village adjoining open countryside at the foot of the Blackdown Hills some three miles west of Ilminster. Local amenities include Parish Church, Primary School, Public House with a post office stores in the nearby village of Horton. Ilminster 3 miles, Chard 5, Taunton 10, South Coast 20 miles. Taunton is easily accessible via the A358 and has extensive shopping, educational, sporting and cultural facilities along with access to the M5 motorway at Junction 25 and a mainline Intercity rail link from Taunton Railway Station.

Natural stone front boundary wall with access to paved parking and turning area leading to

DOUBLE GARAGE 20'3" x 17'11" twin up and over doors, electric light and power, Quarry tiled floor, rear personal door.

The gardens immediately surround the house and are attractively laid to lawn with borders and many established shrubs leading to the orchards with five bar gate to Suggs Lane. The orchards are a most attractive feature of the property having a long frontage to the river Ding with many established apple trees and an Ash woodland.

OUTBUILDING 29'11" x 14'0" with up and over door.

The gardens and grounds in total extend to 2.508 acres.

Agents Note - prospective purchasers should note that there is a Public footpath passing through the orchard.

Hardwood front door to 


low level WC, wash hand basin.

5.8m max x 4.17m - open fireplace with stone surround and hardwood mantle shelf over, radiator, patio windows to garden.

4.22m x 4.06m
large open fireplace with Minsterstone inset and mantleshelf over, 3 radiators, understairs cupboard, beamed ceiling, porch with oak front door. Staircase off. Double doors to

5.1m x 2.97m
2 radiators.

4.06m x 2.77m
fitted with a range of kitchen units comprising double drainer stainless steel sink unit with cupboards under, fitted work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, tall storage cupboard, wall cupboards, part tiled walls, radiator, views over orchard.

2.39m x 1.6m
plumbing for automatic washing machine, door to garden, external Firebird Enviromax Heatpack oil fired boiler for domestic hot water and central heating.


radiator, access to roof space, airing cupboard., storage cupboard. Part boarded roof space for storage.

5.16m x 3.68m
radiator, wash hand basin, tiled shower cubicle.

4.04m x 3.25m
radiator, open outlook.

3.18m x 3.1m
double airing cupboard, radiator, pedestal wash hand basin, access to roof space.

3.5m x 3.18m
radiator, pedestal wash hand basin.

5.54m x 4.32m
2 radiators, 2 double cupboards.

suite comprising bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, heated towel rail, tiled walls.

low level suite and wash hand basin.

3.28m x 2.7m
radiator, open outlook.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 March 2016

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