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4 bedroom house for sale

Fitzhead, Taunton, Somerset, TA4

Sold STC £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Hall
  • Kitchen
  • Dining Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Utility Room
  • Cloakroom
  • 2 x Bedrooms with En Suites
  • 2 x Further Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • Lean to Store

Full description

A beautifully presented detached barn conversion set within good sized gardens in this sought after village in the outstanding landscape of the Vale of Taunton.

This highly attractive detached property was converted from a former character barn some 15 years ago and is of stone and rendered elevations under clay tiled roofs. In the same ownership for several years, the property has been the subject of considerable further improvement with a high standard of specification throughout and benefits from double glazing and good quality kitchen and sanitary fittings together with oil fired central heating and AGA. An attractive tiled entrance hall leads to an impressive sitting room which includes a large open fireplace with log burner. A separate dining room is provided with well fitted kitchen close by which includes an oil fired AGA, a utility room also directly adjoins. Four bedrooms are present on the first floor, the main bedroom having an en suite shower room with a well fitted family bathroom also on this floor. Chicks Barn stands within good sized gardens that are arranged on two levels which include a number of fruit trees as well as greenhouse and raised vegetable section together with a number of semi mature trees. A good double garage adjoins the driveway (partly converted to provide a workshop or office) and there is plenty of off road parking adjoining in addition. This is an excellent example of a property of its type and given the highly attractive location it can be recommended to the most discerning of buyers.

The property is situated at the western end of Fitzhead, a short walk away from the parish church, the Tithe Barn and the children’s playground whilst the pub, the Fitzhead Inn, is in the centre of the village. Chicks Barn enjoys a quiet and attractive location with easy access to the surrounding attractive countryside via many local footpaths. The rural centre of Milverton is only about 2 miles away where a greater range of amenities includes primary schooling, health centre, village stores and pub/restaurant whilst the town of Wiveliscombe is some 4 miles away where similar facilities are also present together with a secondary school. The County Town of Taunton is some 7 miles away to the east where a wide of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities are available (there are four notable independent schools within the district) together with fast main line rail link to London Paddington and M4 interchange. The surrounding area is regarded as affording some of the most attractive countryside within the County.

Double opening timber gates give access to a large paviour hard standing and turning area with a pathway leading down to the front of the house where a good sized patio is present with adjoining open fronted log store. A double garage adjoins the drive which has been partly converted to provide a workshop or office. Gardens are present to the front of the house, primarily laid to lawn but with shrub borders adjoining and with a flight of stone steps leading to a larger raised garden area where a variety of fruit and ornamental trees are present together with greenhouse and raised vegetable section.


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Added on Rightmove:
19 January 2017

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