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4 bedroom house for sale

Station Road, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19


Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Stone Pillared Portico
  • Cellar
  • Drawing Room
  • Garden Room
  • Family/Dining Room
  • Study
  • Breakfast Room
  • Kitchen
  • Utility Room

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Westerholme is a substantial Grade II listed period residence, which formed part of the former West End House.

Westerholme is a substantial Grade II listed period residence, which formed part of the former West End House. There are a wealth of unique character features, which include a large entrance hall with flagstone flooring and sweeping stairway leading to a galleried landing. The drawing room gives access to a garden room, which overlooks the rear garden and in turn leads to a veranda. The versatile accommodation includes a master bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom, together with a dressing room. There are 3 further bedrooms, one with an en-suite and another with a dressing room.
The house is conveniently located and is set in just over half an acre of walled gardens to the rear and comprises a formal lawn with a walled feature Victorian garden with greenhouse.
Interested purchasers are encouraged to view this fine property to appreciate the character and ease of management for this substantial period residence.

The property is situated in a prominent position conveniently located within close proximity to the town centre and also within a half a mile of the A303 and A358.
Westerholme enjoys a unique location with a southerly aspect to the rear, offering the unusual combination of rural views from an excellent character town house.
Ilminster is a former market town situated about 12 miles south east of the County Town of Taunton and surrounded by undulating open countryside. A major proportion of the town centre falls within the "Conservation Area" with many character buildings. The town centre offers a range of shopping facilities and amenities together with schooling at primary and intermediate levels, and churches of various denominations. Ilminster has convenient road access to both the M5, junction 25 lies 11 miles to the north-west and to the A303, now dual carriageway most of the way to the M3. There are mainline railway stations at Crewkerne 7 miles (London Waterloo) and the county town of Taunton 13 miles (London Paddington). Bath, Bristol and Exeter offer excellent cultural and shopping facilities within easy travelling distance. The World Heritage designated coastline lies 18 miles to the South.

The property is approached from Station Road with parking to the left hand side of the house giving access to LARGE DOUBLE GARAGE 19'10" x 17'10" with electric doors, electric light and power, side door. Westerholme enjoys large and varied walled gardens to the rear comprising a formal garden on two levels laid to lawn with shrubs and ornamental trees and flower borders, herb garden, archway giving access to path leading to a paved area with border, Magnolia tree and timber garden shed with power, access to Victorian style garden with paths and flower borders with centre circular area. Cold frame, greenhouse with further area laid to lawn with fruit trees. In total the gardens and grounds extend to just over ½ an acre.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 March 2016

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