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4 bedroom detached house for sale

West Quantoxhead, Taunton, Somerset, TA4

Guide Price £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Utility Room
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • 4 Bedrooms (Master En-Suite)
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Bedroom Annexe
  • Stable Block
  • Cart Shed & Workshop
  • Yard Area

Full description

A substantial detached farmhouse, situated in an enviable position on The Quantocks, enjoying lovely views, together with a range of outbuildings. Stable Block
Cart Shed and Workshop, Yard Area, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility Room, 3 Reception Rooms, 4 Bedrooms (Master En-Suite), 2 Bathrooms, EPC Band F.

Situation - Blakes Farm enjoys a stunning position, situated at the foot of The Quantock Hills, with wonderful panoramic views. Weacombe is close to the desirable and picturesque village of Bicknoller, with easy access to The Quantock Hills, which provide miles of footpaths and bridleways, appealing to these with outdoor and equestrian interests. The village has a fine parish church, pub, village hall, community run shop and offers a thriving community with a number of clubs and organisations. The small town of Williton is just two miles distant and caters for more day to day needs, such as a convenience store, butchers, newsagents, vets, doctors and dentist. Taunton, the County Town of Somerset is 13 miles to the south east and offers a more extensive range of shops, together with highly recommended schools in both the state and independent sectors. There is also a theatre, The County Cricket Ground, Taunton Racecourse and a mainline railway station. Taunton also has good links and easy access to the M5 motorway.

Description - Blakes Farm is a substantial, traditional detached farmhouse, offering further potential to improve (subject to necessary consents). The house to its benefit, is not Listed, has an attractive facade, with twin bay windows to the front and a traditional thatched roof. The accommodation is arranged over two floors and has in the past been divided into two properties to provide an additional income.

Accommodation - The accommodation comprises an entrance porch, leading through to the entrance hallway, with a turning staircase to the first floor. The sitting room includes a bay window, a fireplace with opening to a former smoking chamber and a door to the under stairs storage cupboard. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of matching wall and base units, has a front aspect bay window and a door to the porchway, leading to the front of the property. From the hallway, a door opens into an inner lobby and through to the dining room, which again has a fireplace, two side aspect windows and a door through to the back kitchen/utility room, which has fitted units and a window to the rear. There is also a further rear hallway, providing access to the rear parking area. There is a further inner lobby/study and a ground floor bathroom.

On the first floor there is a landing with a cloakroom, four bedrooms, the master bedroom having an en-suite shower, and a main bathroom suite.

Outside - The property is approached along a shared drive, which leads to an open yard, providing parking for a number of vehicles. The yard is fenced and provides access to a four bay stable block, with an attached cart shed, workshop and wood storage shed. There is a brook running through the centre of the garden, with the main area of garden laid to lawn, surrounded by planted herbaceous borders and enclosed by stone walling. To the rear of the property there is a hard standing area, providing parking for a number of vehicles.

Services - Mains water and electricity, private drainage.

Directions - From Taunton, take the A358 towards Minehead. Proceed along this road, passing Bishops Lydeard and continue towards Williton. After passing the second Bicknoller turning by a grass triangle, turn right signposted to Weacombe and West Quantoxhead. Proceed up this road, taking the first driveway on the left hand side. Continue up the driveway and Blakes Farm can be identified on the left hand side after a short distance.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 September 2016


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