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4 bedroom bungalow for sale

Lydmarsh, Chard, Somerset, TA20

Sold STC £585,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Wet room
  • 3 reception rooms
  • Large kitchen
  • 1.553 acres
  • Studio / office
  • Double garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A very spacious individual detached four bedroom bungalow situated in a secluded position on the edge of this small hamlet with attractive country views, set in gardens and grounds of approximately 1.553 of an acre, with potential to convert the roof space and integral garage to create additional accommodation. EPC Band D

A very spacious individual detached four bedroom bungalow situated in a secluded position on the edge of this small hamlet with attractive country views, set in gardens and grounds of approximately 1.553 of an acre.
The bungalow is built of Bradstone reconstructed stone elevations under a tiled roof with double glazed windows and oil fired central heating from a recently replaced Grant oil fired condensing boiler with radiators. The property offers well planned accommodation with a spacious entrance hall, large kitchen/breakfast room with access to the garden, triple aspect sitting room with wood burning stove, together with a separate dining room and study both of which could provide extra bedrooms if required. The left of the bungalow provides three double bedrooms and modern family bathroom and separate wet room. There is internal access to the double garage which also has a useful workshop and the roof space is very large, extending to 71'1" x 11'7" with a maximum height to the apex of 12'8". The current owners have investigated the opportunity to create extra accommodation and subject to any local authority consents and would appear to work well within the property. Outside the property sits centrally in its plot extending to 1.553 of an acre, which is attractively laid out with formal garden areas and to the East a lightly wooded section with a range of specimen trees together with a small paddock. Also within the grounds is a timber chalet offering a studio / office if required
Interested parties are strongly encouraged to view this fine property, especially if an annexe is required and you want rural private location.

Lydmarsh is situated at the head of a
small valley just under Windwhistle Hill,
about half a mile from the A30. Local
towns are within easy reach and offer a
wide range of shopping facilities and
amenities. Chard 2 miles, Crewkerne 5
miles with a main line rail link to London
(Waterloo), Ilminster 5½ miles, the
County town of Taunton with its M5
Motorway connection and main line rail
link to London (Paddington) 15 miles,
South Coast 14 miles.

Ilminster is a Medieval market town, the centre of which is dominated by the ancient Minster. The town developed further during the Georgian period with many of the properties being constructed in the local mellow Hamstone. The surrounding land is lightly wooded and is designated a Special Landscape area. Ilminster offers a full range of shopping and other amenities, together with schooling at primary and intermediate levels with 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 a quiet country lane at the end of the hamlet with pillared entrance and double timber gates. The driveway sweeps towards the property providing ample parking DOUBLE GARAGE 18'0" x 17'5" with light and power, side window, two roller electric doors, door to bungalow. door into
WORKSHOP 9'5" x 4'9" with light and power, rear window.
The gardens lie principally to the South and provide a beautiful setting for this village bungalow with a borders well stocked with colourful shrubs and flowers. Extending to the East of the property is a lawned area which is gently wooded with a range of specimen trees garden shed and greenhouse. To the West of the property is a paddock with post and rail fencing, five bar gate and a useful TIMBER STABLE 12'2" x 11'6"
IMPLEMENT STORE 9'0" x 8'5"
METAL GARAGE 16'4" x 9'2"
The owner have recently completed the construction of a Chalet style TIMBER OUTBUILDING which is split to provide a potential studio and office space. SECTION ONE 15'9" x 12'4", SECTION TWO 15'8" x 9'8" with a canopy to the front and a terrace. Light, power and water.

The gardens and grounds in total extend to 1.553 of an acre.

STORM PORCH 
UPVC part glazed door with stained glass detailing to

ENTRANCE HALL 
double fitted store cupboard with additional storage over, radiator.

WET ROOM 
close coupled WC with concealed cistern, wall mounted wash hand basin with storage under, wet area with fitted glazed screen, extractor, spot lights, heated towel rail. fully tiled walls and floor, window.

DRAWING ROOM 
6.3m x 5.36m
bright triple aspect main reception room with French doors out, two radiators, feature fireplace with wood burning stove, TV aerial point, telephone point.

DINING ROOM/BEDROOM 
3.7m x 3.48m
radiator, rear window.

STUDY/BEDROOM 
3.12m x 2.41m
front aspect single door and additional glazed panels, storage cupboard, radiator.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 
5.36m x 4.7m
attractive double aspect kitchen area with ample space for a large table, range of fitted floor and wall units providing ample storage, Grant floor mounted oil fired boiler, space and plumbing for washing machine, fitted electric double oven, Range style fitted five ring gas hob, fitted work surface with double sink and drainer, space for freestanding fridge/freezer, radiator, door out to garden, door into

UTILITY 
fitted floor and wall store units, window, door.

INNER HALL 
telephone point, loft access.

BEDROOM 1 
3.7m x 3.48m
fitted double wardrobes, radiator, front aspect double glazed door with additional glazed side panels.

BEDROOM 2 
3.73m x 3.48m
fitted double wardrobe, fitted vanity unit, wash hand basin, rear aspect window, radiator.

BEDROOM 3 
3.89m x 2.84m
two rear windows, fitted vanity unit with wash hand basin and storage under, range of further fitted single and double cupboards, radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM 
3.48m x 2.7m
modern suite comprising close coupled WC with concealed cistern, unit mounted wash hand basin with a range of useful storage cupboards and fitted service, rear window, fully tiled walls and floors, heated towel rail, radiator, airing cupboard with radiator. Large curved shower bath with contemporary mixer tap and shower over, fitted glazed screen.

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06 May 2016

Nearest station

  • Crewkerne (6.0 mi)
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15 East Street, Ilminster, TA19 0AJ

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01460 355004 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Crewkerne (6.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster

15 East Street, Ilminster, TA19 0AJ

01460 355004 Local call rate

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