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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Windmill Hill, North Curry, Taunton, Somerset

Sold STC £499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • A handsome Victorian detached home
  • Three reception rooms, four bedrooms
  • Beautifully landscaped gardens
  • Situated in the conservation village of
  • North Curry

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Yew Tree Cottage is an attractive detached Victorian house which was originally constructed, we understand, in the 1830's and subsequently extended in the 1870's and the current owners have been in residence for a substantial period of time. Yew Tree Cottage exhibits many features of the period, with large windows and tall ceilings providing light and airy accommodation, with generous sized reception rooms on the ground floor and four bedrooms on the first floor. The property has the benefit of gas fired heating.

Yew Tree Cottage is situated in beautifully landscaped gardens, enjoying a high degree of privacy and a plot extending to approximately 1/3 acre. There is a large double garage/workshop and a driveway providing off road parking.


The property is approached into a generous

Reception Hall with window and archway to

Inner Hall with stairs to first floor providing understairs cupboard, window and door to garden

Sitting Room with bay window overlooking the rear gardens, stone fireplace with hearth and mantel

Dining/Family Room with dual aspect windows, built-in cupboards

Study/Snug with window, built-in cupboards and bookshelves

Kitchen/Breakfast Room with a range of units providing work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, wall mounted cupboards, window, tiled floor, built-in oven, hob and hood, space and plumbing for dishwasher, stainless steel double drainer sink unit, built-in storage cupboard

Utility with a range of fitted units, stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, gas fired boiler, stained glass window, door to outside, door to

Cloakroom with low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, window and tiled floor

First Floor

Landing with access to loft

Master Bedroom with bay window overlooking the rear garden, window to side, pedestal wash hand basin, built-in double wardrobe and door to store room providing a useful storage facility

Guest Bedroom 2 with corner shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, dual aspect windows, built-in double wardrobe

Bedroom 3 with window to the rear elevation, wash basin with cupboards under

Bedroom 4 with window to the front elevation, built-in wardrobe

Bathroom with panelled bath with shower over, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, window, airing cupboard,

W.C. with low level w.c., wash basin and window

Gardens and Grounds

Double entrance gates lead onto a driveway giving access to a substantial detached double garage with power, light, up and over door and adjoining useful lean-to storage area. To the front and side of the property is a delightful veranda, whilst the gardens are beautifully landscaped with lawned areas, with well stocked borders with lavender, rose bushes and hydrangeas. There is a high beech hedge to the front affording privacy. To the rear, the property also enjoys a high degree of privacy, with a good orientation, laid principally to lawn with well stocked borders and herbaceous beds. There is a generous terrace suitable for outside dining/seating. Storage shed (14'4 x 4'6) with power and light.

Surrounding Areas

Yew Tree Cottage is situated in the conservation village of North Curry, which is based around an attractive square with an interesting variety of period houses and cottages. Within the village there is a thriving community with facilities to include a primary school, parish church, post office/village shop, health centre and coffee shop. 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 the M5 at Junction 25 and immediately take the A358 towards Ilminster. At the Thornfalcon traffic lights at the top of the hill, turn left onto the A378 signposted to Langport. After a short distance turn left towards North Curry. Follow this road into the village and proceed down Windmill Hill and the property will be found on the right hand side before the turning to Town Close on the left hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 August 2016

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