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2 bedroom house for sale

Holywell Lake, Wellington, Somerset, TA21

Sold STC £320,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Delightful Detached Cottage
  • Devon/Somerset Border
  • Spacious Living Accommodation
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Off Road Parking
  • Pretty Enclosed Gardens
  • Popular Village Location
  • Rural yet Accessible

Full description

A most delightful detached cottage situated close to the centre of this popular village and right on the Devon/Somerset border.

A most delightful detached cottage situated close to the centre of this popular village and right on the Devon/Somerset border. Built in the mid to late 19th century and subsequently sympathetically restored and enlarged whilst retaining a huge amount of character as well as befitting from superb far reaching rural views. The accommodation currently comprises front door into entrance hall with stairs rising to first floor, exposed ceiling beams and under stairs storage cupboard. Door into office fitted out with desk, shelving and wall cupboard. Cloakroom with enclosed cistern WC , wash basin set in vanity unit and storage cupboards. Kitchen extensively fitted with matching range of wall base and drawer units, continuous work surface, exposed ceiling beam, built in double oven and four ring Halogen hob with extractor hood over. Attractive brick arch opens into a further area of kitchen again extensively fitted with work surfaces incorporating 1 ½ bowl single drainer composite sink unit. Integrated dishwasher and opening into the extension which is a full height dining room with exposed ceiling timbers. A most attractive light room offering comfortable family dining with patio doors leading on to the garden. On the first floor landing with storage space and bedroom 1 a really good size double room with range of built in wardrobes, side aspect overlooking the gardens. Bedroom 2 a good size double bedroom with range of built in wardrobes with front aspect giving spectacular far reaching rural views.

Myrtle Cottage occupies a private but not remote situation lying between the hamlet of Thorne St Margaret and the larger village of Holywell Lake where a pub is present. The surrounding area is one of rolling traditional countryside dominated by stock farming and with many interspersing woods. The town of Wellington is about four miles away where a good range of day to day facilities will be found including several supermarkets, professional services and Wellington Sports Centre together with both primary and secondary schooling including Wellington Independent School. The A38 provides good access to the area and the M5 may be joined at Wellington (junction 26) about five miles away - junction 27 is also readily accessible. The county town of Taunton is about 11 miles to the east where representation by most national retailers will be found together with fast rail link to London Paddington.

Approached from the village lane a five bar gates gives access to a good size parking and turning area and covered storm porch with shed. The side gardens comprises attractive low retaining walls with steps leading up to a lawned area beyond which is a further larger decked area and summer house all benefitting from spectacular views over towards Wellington monument and bordered by an abundance of mature shrubs and trees. To the front of the property is a gravelled area with pretty stone wall and cottage gardens. Continuing around to the far side is a further fully enclosed area of garden comprising paved seating area with summer house and lawned area leading to the top of the garden with further gravelled area. Paved patio to the side of the dining room again offering rural views. To the rear of the property and accessed on both sides are a good range of garden sheds providing excellent storage, one brick built, a smaller timber log store and shed for housing the recycling.


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02 August 2016

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