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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Swain Street, Watchet, Somerset, TA23

£299,950

Property Description

Key features

  • 2300 Square Feet Of Accommodation
  • Lots Of Character
  • Spacious 4 Bedroomed Accommodaiton
  • Useful Loft Room Suitable For A Number Of Purposes

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Although not listed, the property has a well-documented past being mentioned in the local museum as a sail menders workshop and latterly a bakery. It retains many of its original features. Notably most of the rooms have exposed wall and ceiling beams and walls showing local stone. The flexible and deceptively spacious accommodation is arranged over three floors with the loft room and adjacent loft space lending itself for further conversion if desired subject to the necessary planning consent. The cottage also offers the unique situation of having no outside space, yet is within 100yards of the town's popular Marina and the coastline, with access to the South West Coast Path. Within a stone's throw of the property is a council maintained car park where an annual permit for £210.00 per annum can be purchased for year round parking.

The accommodation comprise in brief: front door with bullseye glass into Dining Room, with tiled floor, Victorian solid fuel burner with beam over, exposed local stone walls, under stairs storage and part-glazed door into Kitchen/ Breakfast Room with tile-effect wooden flooring, bespoke 'Shaker' style kitchen incorporating a good range of cupboards and drawers with tiled work surfaces, glazed cupboards with leaded lights, Belfast sink with mixer tap over, oak draining boards, five ring Zanussi gas hob, Belling electric eye level double oven, integrated Ariston dishwater, space for tall fridge/freezer and aspect to rear, part-glazed door into Utility Room, with tile effect wooden floor and plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, worktop with glazed cupboards over and door to outside; Living Room which has a double aspect, exposed ceiling beams and wall frame timbers, large wood burning stove with local stone surrounds, exposed stone walls, aerial point, telephone point and door into; Downstairs W/C with a quarry tile floor, wc, wash basin inset into double cupboard, large opaque glazed window, recessed storage cupboard.

To the first Floor: stairs to First Floor Landing with under stairs storage and door into En-suite Master Bedroom with aspect to rear, original Victorian cast iron fireplace, stained glass leaded window onto landing with door into; En Suite Shower room with tile-effect flooring, wc, wash basin inset into single cupboard, corner shower cubicle with thermostatic shower over, extractor fan, light and shaver point; Bedroom 2 with an aspect to the front, aerial point and door into En suite Bathroom with panelled bath, tiled walls, Gainsborough electric shower over, wc, wash basin with tiled surround, light and shaver point; Bedroom 3 with an aspect to the front and aerial point; Bedroom 4 with an aspect to the front, stained glass leaded window to the landing, cast iron Victorian fireplace, built-in cupboard with folding doors with wood slat shelving; Family Bathroom comprising panelled bath with mixer shower attachment, tiled walls, wc, wash basin with tiled splashback, recessed shelf with exposed local stone over.

To the Second floor: stairs rising from 1st floor to Study/ Hobby Room with an aspect to the rear, conservation style Velux windows, cupboard housing Ideal Logic combi boiler for central heating and hot water, exposed A-frame beams, aerial point and power points and door into large Loft Storage Room with Velux window, power and lighting.

DIRECTIONS: From our office on foot turn left up swain street where the property will be found after approximately 20 yards on the right.

LOCATION: Situated in the ancient harbour town of Watchet, boasting a colourful maritime history dating back over two thousand years. Nestled between Exmoor National Park and the Quantock Hills it is hard to believe that the M5 is only half an hour away, with Bristol and its international airport easily commutable. 21st Century Watchet still holds all the charm from long ago while offering the amenities essential to modern living including; a post office, opticians, hairdressers, convenience stores and a host of quirky antique, gift and art shops as well as a popular deli, three cafes, a number of pubs, bed and breakfasts, two museums, junior school, and a doctor's surgery, the town certainly has a great deal to offer anyone wishing to make their home here. The coastline and Watchet Harbour Marina, are notable attractions of the area. For steam enthusiasts, The West Somerset Railway runs regularly throughout the year connecting Bishops Lydeard and Minehead with Watchet and all local stations en route.

ACCOMMODATION [All measurements are approximate]

Entrance

Cloakroom

Utility Room 9'2" x 5'3" max (2.79m x 1.60m max)

Dining Room 18'2" x 11'1" (5.54m x 3.38m)

Kitchen (irregular shape) 13'8" max x 12'8" (4.17m max x 3.86m)

Living Room (irregular shape) 24'6" max x 16'11" max (7.47m max x 5.16m max)

First Floor Landing

Bedroom One 16'3" x 13' max (4.95m x 3.96m max)

En-Suite Shower room

Bedroom Two 14' x 12'1" (4.27m x 3.68m)

En-suite Bathroom

Bedroom Three 11'2" x 10'10" (3.40m x 3.30m)

Bedroom Four 12'2" x 10'2" (3.71m x 3.10m)

Family Bathroom

Second Floor

Study/ Hobby Room (irregular shape) 21'2" x 18' (6.45m x 5.49m)

Loft Area (irregular shape) 30'7" x 14'3" (9.32m x 4.34m max)




Agents Notes: Some of the photographs used by Wilkie, May & Tuckwood have been taken with a wide angled lens to show the property off to its best advantage. Please note the floorplan is for guidance only and is not architecturally accurate.



THE PROPERTY MISDESCRIPTIONS ACT 1991
The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor or Surveyor.
References to the Tenure of the Property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The agent has not had sight of the title documents. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor.



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Added on Rightmove:
03 February 2018

Nearest station

  • Rhoose (14.2 mi)
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Wilkie May & Tuckwood, Watchet

35 Swain Street, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AE

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Nearest station

  • Rhoose (14.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Wilkie May & Tuckwood, Watchet

35 Swain Street, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AE

01984 575002 Local call rate

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