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The Chimes, Forton Road, Chard, Somerset, TA20

Property description

Paul Fenton Estate Agents are delighted to bring to the market this stunning modern detached executive style four double bedroom property situated within a small development of only 6 properties, completed in 2010.

This extremely well presented home provides over 1500 sq. ft of spacious accommodation set over two floors, that must be viewed internally to fully appreciate both the size and quality of the accommodation on offer.

Upon entering the property, you are met with a spacious entrance hall providing access to all principle rooms with stairs rising to the first floor, a 19ft dual aspect spacious living room boasts double doors opening out to the rear garden.

The Kitchen/diner is beautifully fitted with high quality 'Wren' kitchen units concealing a selection of integrated appliances, the dining area has been cleverly fitted with bespoke solid Oak benching with storage under accompanied by a solid Oak dining table. Double doors from the kitchen/diner lead out to the rear garden. Off of the kitchen is the Utility room again fitted with matching high quality 'Wren' wall and base units with a built-in space for a 'dog bed' with storage over.

From the entrance hall is a downstairs cloakroom along with an additional reception room that is currently used as a snug but could easily be used as an office/study room for those needing adequate space to work from home.

A beautiful galleried landing gives access to all rooms on the first floor. A 14ft x 12ft master bedroom enjoys a built-in double wardrobe and accompanying recently refurbished ensuite shower room. The ensuite has been updated and modernised with a selection of stylish modern fittings throughout.

Bedroom two is fitted with a double wardrobe, both bedrooms three and four are also double rooms.

The family bathroom has again been modernised by the current owners, fitted with modern fixtures and fittings throughout and further benefits an airing cupboard providing storage space.

Outside the property has gardens to the front and rear aspects. The front is mainly laid to lawn with a patio seating area. The rear garden has been fully paved and enjoys a high degree of privacy.

There is also a single garage with loft storage space along with a driveway and additional parking area.


Chard Town provides a wide range of supermarkets, retailers, banks, doctors, dentists, cottage hospital etc. A bus service provides connections to the large Towns of Taunton & Yeovil, as well as providing access to the Jurassic Coast at Lyme Regis & Seaton. The County Town of Taunton is some 14 miles to the North offering excellent retail, commercial and educational facilities, together with a rail service to London Paddington. The neighbouring Towns of Axminster & Crewkerne both provide a direct rail line into Waterloo and are both a short car journey away. Excellent road links are provided through the close proximity of the A303 and the M5 Junction 25 at Taunton. The World Heritage Jurassic Coast is approximately 13 miles to the South at Lyme Regis and the Bristol & Exeter airports are both within easy reach.

Entrance Hall

Main entrance door into entrance hall. Stairs rising to first floor, understairs storage cupboard, radiator, double glazed window to the front aspect and doors to all principle rooms.

Living Room

6.02m x 3.7m

Two radiators, television point, telephone point, spotlighting, two double glazed windows to the front aspect and double doors out to rear garden.


7.01m x 2.86m

'Wren' kitchen consisting of matching wall and base units set beneath worktops with inset one and half bowl sink and drainer. Integrated dishwasher, integrated electric hob with hood over, two elevated Neff ovens, inset wine cooler and space for American style fridge freezer. Wall mounted wine rack, under unit lighting with additional LED base lighting. Spotlights, radiator. Bespoke Solid Oak seating area consisting of benches with storage under and table. Double doors out to rear garden and window to rear aspect.

Utility Room

3.02m x 1.72m

A selection 'Wren' wall and base units with inset sink and drainer. Purpose built space for 'dog bed' with storage over, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Radiator, extensive tiling, concealed wall mounted Worcester combination boiler and double glazed window to the front aspect.

Reception Room

3.02m x 2.41m

Radiator, and double glazed window to the front aspect.


Fitted with a two piece suite consisting of low level W.C and corner wash hand basin with tiled splashback. Radiator and opaque double glazed window to the front aspect.

First Floor Landing

Galleried landing with doors to all principle rooms. Access to roof void, spotlighting and radiator.

Bedroom One

4.4m x 3.71m

Built in double wardrobe, two radiators, television point and two double glazed windows to the front aspect. Door into

Ensuite Shower Room

Recently updated, fitted with shower cubicle with main shower, low level W.C and wash hand basin. Extensive tiling, heated towel rail, spotlights, light and shaving point. Opaque double glazed window to the rear aspect.

Bedroom Two

3.72m x 3.05m

Built in double wardrobe, radiator and double glazed window to the rear aspect.

Bedroom Three

3.72m x 2.85m

Radiator and two double glazed windows to the front aspect.

Bedroom Four

3.19m x 2.7m

Radiator and double glazed window to the front aspect.


Recently refurbished, fitted with a three piece suite consisting of panelled bath mains shower and screen over with Rainfall shower head and additional shower attachment, low level W.C. Extensive tiling. modern heated towel rail. Fitted airing cupboard with shelving and heater. Spotlights, extractor and opaque double glazed window to the rear aspect.


The front garden is securely enclosed by a mixture of walling and fencing with gate and pathway giving access to the main entrance door. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with a patio seating area and a selection of raised flower borders. A side storage area leads through to a wooden gate giving access to the rear garden.


The rear garden enjoys a high degree of privacy, it is fully paved creating a good space for seating enclosed by wooden fencing. Outside light and tap with access to a wooden storage shed tucked down the side of the property. There are steps and a gate giving access out to the driveway along with an additional parking area to the side of the property. There is also a personal door into the rear of the garage.


5.06m x 3.4m

Up and over door, light, power, loft storage space and personal door out to rear garden.



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The Chimes, Forton Road, Chard, Somerset, TA20


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Paul Fenton Estate Agents, Chard

34 Fore Street, Chard, TA20 1PT

Paul Fenton Estate Agents offers a friendly, approachable and personable service ensuring our customers’ expectations and needs are our priority.

Agents Emma and Alex are local people born and raised within the Chard & Ilminster area ensuring excellent local knowledge is provided to buyers and sellers alike. With over 20 years combined estate agency experience they have successfully assisted 100’s of clients with their house move within the Chard, Ilminster and Crewkerne areas with retu

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