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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Pilton, Somerset, BA4

Under Offer £370,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming Period semi-detached Cottage
  • Well proportioned lovely light rooms
  • Home to a wonderful private garden alongside ample parking
  • Located in the popular village of Pilton
  • Stunning views overlooking the village church

Full description

·Entrance Hall

·Kitchen/Breakfast Room

·Dining Room

·Sitting Room



·First Floor Landing

·Three Bedrooms

·Family Bathroom

·Private Garden


·Ample Parking


Laurel Cottage is a charming Grade II listed period cottage situated in a peaceful lane within the village of Pilton. The property enjoys lovely views of the village church and village beyond. This attractive cottage retains many original character features throughout such as flagstone flooring and feature fire place, original doors and attractive mullion windows. The accommodation flows extremely well with well proportioned lovely light rooms. The property has great potential to extend subject to planning permission.

There are three bedrooms and a family bathroom on the first floor. This floor enjoys particularly good views of the church.

The generous gardens are mainly to the side and rear of the cottage with a true cottage style garden to the front which is enclosed by a mature laurel hedge. Also, outside there is a driveway, garage and workshop. The property offers an opportunity for development and renovation with potential to extend subject to planning.


Pilton is a pretty, sought after Somerset village in beautiful countryside between Wells, Glastonbury and Shepton Mallet. The village has a strong community that hosts several annual events and has a good selection of societies and clubs. It has a post office, public house, village hall, tennis courts, playground, football pitch and pavilion. The village is also home to the world famous Glastonbury Festival.

The major towns of the area being Bristol, Bath, Taunton and Yeovil are all within commuting distance with excellent road networks to London and the South. Castle Cary is the nearest train station with fast links to London. The nearby city of Wells is the smallest city in England and nestles close to the Mendip Hills, an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Wells has excellent local markets twice a week and many medieval buildings including the Cathedral and moated Bishops Palace. Also nearby is the town of Glastonbury which is well known for its Tor. Shepton Mallet is another historic town which is now rapidly growing. All three offer a wide range of facilities, societies and activities. There are excellent state and private schools within the area most of which provide transport.

The area is also well known for its variety of sporting and leisure facilities including walking and cycling. There are leisure centres at Shepton Mallet, Wells and Glastonbury and golf courses at Farrington Gurney and Wells. Sailing at Chew Valley Lake and fishing at both Chew Valley and Blagdon Lakes. Horse Racing at Bath and Wincanton.



The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion.


Council Tax Band - D


Mains water, mains drainage and electricity. Storage heating.


All those items usually regarded as retained to the Vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale, although some may be available to the purchaser if required at valuation.


Mendip District Council - 0300 303 8588




Strictly by appointment with the Vendor’s Agent, Killens

Telephone 01749 671172


Not applicable


From Shepton Mallet, head along the A361 into the village of Pilton. Turn left opposite the local public house ‘The Crown’ into Shop Lane and drop down the hill. Laurel Cottage can be found opposite the village church.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 November 2016


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