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5 bedroom house for sale

Higher Street, Merriott, Somerset, TA16

Sold STC £325,000

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An excellent re-development opportunity situated in the heart of the village of Merriott, South Somerset. (Not listed).

Crewkerne circa 2 miles Yeovil circa 8 miles

Blair Athol comprises a substantial L-shaped two storey village property constructed predominantly of stone and brick beneath a slate roof.

The property has been utilised in recent years as a single dwelling and studio and is not listed but requires complete renovation throughout with the ability to sub divide to further residential units subject to the necessary planning consents.

The accommodation in total extends to a net internal area of over 4661 sq ft (433 sq.m) and is currently divided into a two storey house with flat and workshop/studio area. Outside there is a garden area with further potential parking. The title to the property includes a driveway over which the neighbouring property enjoys a right of way as shown on the attached plan, thereby offering alternative access possibility in the event of sub division of the property (subject to the necessary consents).

The accommodation is set out on the attached floor plan and is currently arranged as follows:

Ground Floor
Front door, former kitchen, utility room, cloakroom, dining room, living room, conservatory.

First Floor
Five bedrooms, bathroom and cloakroom.

Studio room, store room, utility room , store room 1, store room 2, store room 3. Former flat accessed by stone steps from the outside leading to the porch with door to bedroom 1, living room, bedroom 2, galley kitchen and former bathroom.

There is an attractive former garden area to the front and side and to the rear of the house is a small enclosed area enclosed by conifers with pathway to the rear door of the main house. To the rear of the property is further garden and parking area accessed over a right of way over the former nursery as shown coloured brown on the attached plan. The boundary to the garden is demarcated by coloured posts. In total the site area extends to 0.25 acre (0.10 ha).

Blair Athol is situated at the entrance to the former renowned garden centre known as Merriott Garden Centre which adjoins the High Street in Merriott. Merriott is a large and growing village containing a number of amenities including a post office, two public houses, church, primary school, village stores and recreation ground. The larger centre of Crewkerne is located some 2 miles due south and Yeovil some 8 miles east, both of which provide a good range of shops and amenities including supermarkets and main line railway station London/Waterloo.

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15 June 2016

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