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West Street, South Petherton, Somerset, TA13

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster

Key features

  • Handsome 5 bedroomed Victorian house with annexe
  • Beautiful main reception room with Hamstone fireplace
  • Family kitchen/dining room
  • Study with French doors to the garden
  • 2 en-suites and beautifully sized main bathroom
  • Double garage
  • Gardens extending to 0.191 of an acre

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

Set in a charming award winning traditional south Somerset village, this handsome Victorian house offers stylish and generously proportioned accommodation, centred around a wonderful kitchen/family room, complete with an annexe, workspace, gated parking and beautiful part walled gardens.

This fantastic late Victorian house once linked to the Bakers Court next door and with the annexe having the interesting history of having been the flour store now offers a unique opportunity for a family to call home with ample space for all including possible workspaces or alternatively for a multi generational home where an annexe is needed, this could also be evolved further for possible Air bnb or letting use.
The accommodation is typical of the period with a beautiful main reception room with Hamstone fireplace and inset wood burning stove, double aspect windows these as with most in the property come with made to measure fitted shutters. A welcoming central hall complete with flagstone floor and original staircase gives access through a beautifully ornate stain glass door to the garden at the rear and also leads through to the utility/ground floor shower room.
The feature hub of this wonderful Victorian home is the family kitchen area offering a fantastic bright space with feature kitchen fitted by Eternal Kitchens, 3 oven gas Aga fitted plus Quooker tap for boiling water. Heading off the rear of the kitchen is the study with part vaulted ceiling and french doors to the garden. This area could be utilised by the main house or alternatively converted into a kitchen for the annexe if required. The rear offers a separate hall for the annexe plus cloakroom and a snug/sitting room. Stairs lead up to an ensuite bedroom over this area.
The main landing offers a spacious feel with principle bedroom and beautifully sized main bathroom at the rear , the front offering three further double bedrooms with the guest room having an ensuite .
The property sits in well planted and part walled gardens extending to 0.191 of an acre.

South Petherton is a small residential country town with a village atmosphere, set in attractive surrounding countryside, and has been voted the second best village in the country to bring up a family. Offering a wide range of shopping facilities, a day centre, two schools, library, inn, post office, churches, doctor and veterinary surgeries, chemist, tennis and bowling clubs along with bus services to neighbouring towns and villages. Yeovil 10 miles, Crewkerne 6 miles (mainline station to Waterloo) Ilminster 6 miles and the county town of Taunton (M5 motorway and mainline station to Paddington) 18 miles. Further information can be found at

Set up from West street with wrought iron railings and stone chippings beds to the front , with a paved walkway leading around to a side garden to the north , with fantastic old hamstone walls and leading through to the rear garden.
The garden offers a central lawn with a path sweeping up to the large parking area complete with a double garage 20’7 x 19’7 with light and power available , a hardstanding area surrounds the garage suitable for sheds and currently with a tucked away greenhouse. The garden offers several secluded sunny seating areas perfect for entertaining walled to two sides .

The plot in all extends to 0.191 of an acre.


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West Street, South Petherton, Somerset, TA13


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Crewkerne Station5.3 miles
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