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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Lydeard St. Lawrence, Taunton, Somerset

Guide Price £650,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Russells was constructed approximately three years ago to an individual design and specification and provides stunning, contemporary accommodation enjoying wonderful views across open countryside towards the Quantock Hills. The accommodation centres around a superb kitchen/dining room with a well appointed fitted kitchen and bi-fold doors leading out on to a timber deck sitting/entertaining area. The sitting room connects to the kitchen/dining room and is a generous size with wood burning stove and also has bi-fold doors leading out on to the outside timber decked area to create a lovely, open plan entertaining space. On the first floor all the bedrooms are double rooms with en suite facilities to the master and guest bedrooms and once again, there are lovely views over the surrounding countryside. The property has the benefit of an Air Source heat pump heating system with under floor heating on the ground floor and a wet system on the first floor and there is double glazing.

Russells is situated in a stunning location in generous gardens and grounds extending to approximately one acre. There are very useful outbuildings and the gardens enjoy a good degree of privacy.

The property is approached into

Reception Hall with vaulted ceiling, floor to ceiling glazing, oak floor and stairs to first floor, walk through to stunning 'L' shaped kitchen/dining room.

Kitchen Area. Providing well appointed, contemporary fitted kitchen with ample work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, wall mounted cupboards, single drainer sink and a half, fitted oven, hob and hood, built-in dishwasher, built-in microwave, space for American style fridge/freezer, breakfast bar, bi-fold doors opening on to the timber decked area and enjoying wonderful open views, oak floor.

Dining Area with bi-fold doors on to the timber decked area, oak floor and under stairs cupboard. Walk through to

Sitting Room. A stunning room which connects seamlessly to the Kitchen/Dining Room providing a lovely open plan entertaining space, oak floor, wood burning stove, bi-fold doors enjoying views to the Quantock and opening on to the timber decked area, dual aspect windows.

Family Room with oak floor, window to the front elevation.

Utility Room with a range of contemporary fitted units with work surfaces, floor and base units, single drainer sink unit, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, tiled floor, window.

Cloakroom with low level WC and wash basin with cupboard under, tiled floor, window.

Boot Room with tiled floor, door to front elevation and window.

First Floor

Landing with oak floor and airing cupboard.

Bedroom 1 with French windows with Juliette balcony enjoying views to the Quantock Hills, oak floor and sky light.

En Suite with double width shower cubicle, low level WC, twin wash basins with cupboards under, tiled floor and sky light.

Guest Bedroom with French windows with Juliette balcony enjoying stunning views and oak floor.

En Suite with shower cubicle, low level WC and wash basin, tiled floor and sky light.

Bedroom 3 with window and oak floor.

Bedroom 4 with window, sky light and oak floor.

Bathroom with panelled bath, corner shower cubicle, twin wash basins with cupboards under, low level WC, tiled floor and sky light.

Grounds and Garden

The property is approached over a shared driveway leading to double entrance gates on to a driveway providing parking and turning and giving access to garage, adjoining store and log store. The front garden is laid principally to lawn with a range of mature trees, including fruit trees and shrubs and there are delightful views to be enjoyed across the village. The rear garden enjoys stunning views to the Quantock Hills with a generous, timber decked outside dining/entertaining area, lawned area and well stocked flower and shrub beds. Mature trees in an enclosed kitchen garden. Beyond this is a well enclosed paddock area with a small copse at the far end.


Russells enjoys a superb West Somerset location in the favoured village of Lydeard St Lawrence. Within the village there is a primary school, parish church and village hall and the property falls within the Kingsmead Secondary School catchment of Wiveliscombe. The local village of Bishops Lydeard offers additional facilities and amenities including doctor's surgery, convenience store, garage and public house. Lydeard St Lawrence is well placed for ease of access to the Quantock Hills which are designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and offer miles of footpaths and bridleways and also to the Brendon Hills, Exmoor and the coast. Taunton, the county town, offers an comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities as well as a main line railway station and M5 motorway interchange.

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22 November 2016

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