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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Curdleigh Lane, Blagdon Hill, Taunton, Somerset

Guide Price £850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A handsome 1950's detached house
  • 3 receptions, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Large gardens of 1.25 acres
  • Situated in the Blackdown Hills with stunning views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Mondegreen is a beautifully presented versatile family home, with well appointed fixtures and fittings. The property offers a delightful blend and symmetry of accommodation, with the principal rooms enjoying wonderful views over the surrounding countryside and on the first floor there is a delightful master bedroom suite with en suite and dressing room, three further double bedrooms and family bathroom. On the second floor there is a useful loft area and the property has the benefit of oil fired heating and double glazing.

Mondegreen is situated in a stunning elevated location, in beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds, enjoying wonderful views and a high degree of privacy. Beyond the garden there is a paddock area and the whole extends to approximately 1¼ acres.

The accommodation comprises:

Entrance Porch with oak entrance door to

Reception Hall with stairs to first floor providing understairs cloakroom, two further built in cloaks/storage cupboards, oak floor

Sitting Room. This is a stunning room with a picture window with spectacular uninterrupted views across to the Quantock Hills, feature fireplace with tiled hearth, oak floor, arched French windows opening into the front gardens, double doors to

Study with picture window with stunning views to the Quantock Hills with further windows to the front elevation, oak floor, fitted shelving, glazed door to

Garden Room with patio doors to garden, two windows and oak floor

Dining Room with two arched French windows opening into the front gardens, contemporary woodburning stove, oak floor, recess with shelving, archway through to

Kitchen/Breakfast Room with bespoke fitted kitchen providing a range of units with granite work surfaces, sink and a half, built in oven, hob and hood, space and plumbing for dishwasher, breakfast bar, picture window enjoying stunning uninterrupted views to the Quantock Hills, oak floor and door to

Laundry Room with combination oil fired boiler, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, Belfast sink and drainer, oak floor, built in cupboard, window, door to

Boot Room with door to garden, built in shelving, part oak flooring

Games/Utility Room with oak floor, window

First Floor

Landing with window enjoying stunning views, stairs to loft room

Master Bedroom with dual aspect windows with views to the front towards the Blackdown Hills, built in cupboard, door to

Dressing Room with hanging space, 'his and hers' sink units with drawers under, window, door to

En Suite with double shower cubicle, low level w.c., heated towel rail and window

Bedroom with dual aspect windows with views to the front towards the Blackdown Hills and village green

Bedroom with dual aspect windows enjoying views

Bedroom with window with views towards the Blackdown Hills

Bathroom with suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, 'his and hers' sinks with cupboards under, low level w.c., dual aspect windows, heated towel rail

Second Floor

Loft Room with two Velux windows, eaves storage space


To the front of the property a driveway leads onto a parking and turning area giving access to the garage with up and over door, power and light. The front garden is delightfully landscaped with lawned areas with well stocked borders incorporating flowers and shrubs and immediately to the front of the property there are paved and gravelled areas providing an outside sitting space enjoying a lovely southerly orientation. To the rear the gardens enjoy wonderful open uninterrupted views and a high degree of privacy. There is a generous lawned area with well stocked borders incorporating shrubs and trees and the end of the garden has been arranged as a kitchen/wild garden with enclosed planters, wild flowers and gravelled areas and paths. There are three garden sheds and composting bins and beyond this is a mature hedge concealing an enclosed paddock with vehicular access to Adcombe Close.

Surrounding Areas

Mondegreen enjoys a stunning location with wonderful rural views in the highly favoured village of Blagdon Hill, which is situated in the Blackdown Hills designated an area of outstanding natural beauty and providing miles of footpaths and bridleways. The village provides good local amenities, including two public houses and garage. The villages of Trull and Staplehay are approximately three miles distant with a shop and post office. Taunton, the County Town, provides a comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities as well as a main line railway station and M5 Motorway interchange.


Leave Taunton in a southerly direction heading towards Trull and Blagdon Hill. Proceed through the villages of Trull and Staplehay and upon entering Blagdon Hill continue past the tennis courts on the right hand side and around a sharp left hand bend. Continue up through the village and turn left into Curdleigh Lane just before the Lamb & Flag pub. Continue along Curdleigh Lane and take the first turning on the left and bear immediately right into the driveway for Mondegreen.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 September 2016

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