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4 bedroom character property for sale

Hillside, Tower Road, Stawell, Somerset, TA7

Under Offer £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful Rural Location
  • Stunning views across vast contryside
  • Fabulous gardens
  • Plot size of 1 acre
  • Detached Garage

Full description

A beautiful, architecturally stunning property with fabulous gardens set within a generous plot of circa 1 acre with over 1,700 sq. ft of accommodation.


About the Area 
Hillside Cottage enjoys a rural location, close to the village of Stawell, set on the south side of the Polden Hills, with stunning views over the Somerset levels towards the Quantocks. There is easy access to the nearby village which has a Church and Village Hall. The nearby towns of Street, Glastonbury and Bridgwater all offer a wide range of amenities, including the renowned Millfield School. It is a 10 minute drive to the Junction 23 M5 interchange.

Description 
Hillside Cottage is an exceptional property with flexible accommodation, set in a plot of about an acre with fabulous gardens and stunning views over open countryside. It originally dates from the 19th Century and has been extended over the years. The most recent extension is an architect designed stone walled tower, from the second floor of which there are particularly stunning views of the open countryside and beyond; this room is currently used as an office.

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The tower has a charming stone spiral staircase, leading to a ground floor room with French Windows opening onto a secluded, private part of the garden. This tower extension is connected to the main building, but also has its own front entrance, and therefore could be used as a separate annex or additional accommodation in a family home. The main house has two bedrooms which are serviced by the main bathroom; the tower extension has two bedrooms, a bathroom, and a small room which could be easily converted to an additional kitchen / bathroom.

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On entering the main property, there is a large porch which in turn leads to the sitting room boasting a number of original features, including 2 inglenook fireplaces and exposed ceiling beams. From the sitting room, there is access to the kitchen containing a range of wall and base units. There is a large w/c on the ground floor which is also currently used for utility room space. Situated adjacent to the kitchen is a conservatory / dining room which looks out over the main garden.

Outside 
Hillside Cottage boasts a total plot size of about an acre, all on a fabulous gentle south facing slope. This has been terraced to accommodate a ¾ sized Croquet lawn, which has been professionally maintained over the last two decades. There is a large kitchen garden which includes a mature asparagus bed, several other raised beds and a fruit cage. Much of the rest of the garden is at present a wild flower meadow and orchard. There are multiple small outbuildings with storage for garden equipment, as well as a large double garage, outside which there is abundant parking space.

Services 
Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central heating and hot water ( with additional solar panel ) Private drainage.

Directions  
Proceed out of Wedmore towards Shapwick on the B3151 for 3.8 miles. Turn right on to Shapwick Road for 3.1 milews. Turn right at Church Road and follow for 1 mile. Turn right on to the A 39 for 2.1 miles. Turn sharp left on to Tower Road for 0.2 miles. Hillside Cottage is on your left.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 November 2017

Nearest station

  • Bridgwater (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Roderick Thomas , Wedmore

2 King Alfred Mews, Church Street, Wedmore, BS28 4AB

01934 267012 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Roderick Thomas , Wedmore

2 King Alfred Mews, Church Street, Wedmore, BS28 4AB

01934 267012 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Bridgwater (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Roderick Thomas , Wedmore

2 King Alfred Mews, Church Street, Wedmore, BS28 4AB

01934 267012 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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