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Firs Cottages, Puddlebridge, Horton, Ilminster, TA19

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Added on 30/04/2021
Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster

Key features

  • 2 double bedroomed cottage overlooking pony paddocks
  • Kitchen/dining room
  • Sitting room with stone fireplace and fitted stove
  • Bathroom
  • 60ft rear garden
  • Off road parking

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Over looking pony paddocks to the rear from a 60ft rear sunny garden, this fantastic character cottage offers 2 double bedrooms and character features throughout. The cottage is within walking distance to the well supported range of village amenities on offer, with easy access to local footpaths on the door step.

3 Firs Cottages is believed to date back to circa 1850 having been a run of estate workers cottages, set off the popular village of Horton just a short walk up the road.
The cottage was extended to the rear in the 1980s to now provide well laid out accommodation. The entrance porch has a latch porthole style window, There are two generous living spaces to the ground floor, there is a kitchen at the rear with ample space for dining. The sitting room at the front has a stone fireplace with fitted stove, stairs lead from the sitting room to the first floor, where you will find two double bedrooms both with fitted wardrobes and a bathroom.
The property has a rear garden extending to over 60ft in length complete with a covered lean to store. Off road parking is set to the front of the cottage.

Horton together with the village of Broadway form a very active community with facilities which include a Post Office/stores, primary school, doctors surgery, village halls, churches, two popular village inn/restaurants. To the south west lie the Blackdown Hills designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty providing excellent opportunities for those with country interests. The larger busy market town of Ilminster lies less than three miles to the east, providing a range of facilities fulfilling most day to day needs with a variety of shops including a Tesco store, a medical centre, various churches and schools. With the A303 and its connections to the M5 only one mile away Horton is well placed for the larger County town of Taunton 10 miles with its comprehensive facilities, including shops, schools within both the state and independent sectors, county cricket ground, race course and mainline station (London Paddington), Chard 5 miles, Axminster and Crewkerne with mainline stations (London Waterloo) 9 miles, Yeovil 15 miles and the South Coast 18 miles. Further information can be found at

To the front of the house is an off road parking area suitable for 2 small or 1 large car. There is space for bins and pots at the front.
The rear garden provides a large terraced area to the rear with steps up to the garden. Level lawn extends down the garden, with timber store shed and adjoining pony paddocks to the rear.
Set adjoining the rear of the cottage is a useful recessed
LEAN TO 2’10 x 13’9 providing additional garden storage, plus space and plumbing for both a washing machine and a tumble dryer.



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Firs Cottages, Puddlebridge, Horton, Ilminster, TA19


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Crewkerne Station8.8 miles
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Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster

15 East Street, Ilminster, TA19 0AJ

Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster


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