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Pye Corner, Merriott, Somerset, TA16

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster

Key features

  • 3 bedroomed character cottage
  • Kitchen/family room with original stone walling
  • Sitting room and dining room
  • En-suite and family bathroom
  • Rear garden and parking
  • Timber workshop

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Set on the southern fringe with views over farmland, this highly characterful cottage offers well planned and extended accommodation, including a fantastic kitchen/family room and a pretty well planted colourful garden and timber workshop /office space.

2 Pye Corner is the right hand side of a pair of workers cottages, dating back to 1821 which was completely re-developed in 2008. Now providing an exceptional character property with a generous amount of living accommodation, complimented by great bedrooms and high quality bathrooms.
The cottage sits on the southern fringe of the popular village of Merriott, offering a generous range of day to day amenities and fantastic country walks. Merriott is only 5 minutes drive from the popular South Somerset town of Crewkerne which boasts a Waitrose, train station direct to London and a sports centre.
The cottage is well laid out for modern living, the central entrance hall leads through the cottage with two characterful rooms to the left and right, both with fitted multi fuel stoves set in feature fireplaces and window seats. The larger of the two is the main sitting room with limestone floor and stairs up to the first floor, where the three double bedrooms (one en-suite) and beautifully fitted bathroom are found.
Set at the rear of the cottage is an impressive open plan kitchen/family room with original stone walling exposed. French doors lead to the terraced seating area and Travertine tiled floor throughout, extending into the utility and cloakroom.
The garden Lies to the rear and is beautifully planted, enjoying views over pony paddocks, with stone walling to the boundaries and a large Yarcombe timber insulated work shop.

Merriott is a large village situated about two miles north of Crewkerne. Local amenities include a number of stores, post office, 2 inns, parish church, school, garden centre, garage, squash club, recreation ground and bus service. Yeovil is 9 miles, A303 trunk road 4 miles and the Dorset coast 17 miles. Further information can be found at

Approached onto a parking area set to the right of the property, gated part way providing ample parking.
The cottage has a pretty frontage with natural stone walling edged by lavender planting and colourful flower beds.
The rear garden has a circular central lawn with seasonal perennial planting and a range of planted specimen trees, a well laid terrace adjoins the rear and paving extends around to the rear with a recently added Yarcombe timber workshop 12’7 x 7’8 insulated with window, fitted work bench. Could also provide a great home office space if needed.


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Pye Corner, Merriott, Somerset, TA16


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Crewkerne Station2.2 miles
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