3 bedroom terraced house for sale

Butts Castle, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19

£188,500

Property Description

Key features

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  • 3 bedroom stone cottage with views over the town and Pretwood Hill
  • Sitting room with fireplace
  • Kitchen/dining room with space for a table
  • Utility space and cloakroom
  • Family bathroom
  • South facing garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A spacious natural stone 3 bedroom cottage, situated in an elevated position within the favoured Butts Castle area with excellent south facing views over the town and countryside.

23 Butts Castle is situated in an elevated position towards the Northern fringe of the small market town of Ilminster. The property is set in an L shaped terrace of other cottages with delightful Southerly views, within the friendly community of Butts Castle. The property is built of stone and rendered colour washed elevations under a pitch tiled roof with upgraded gas fired central heating from a Worcester boiler located in the roof, which was fitted in 2012. There is double glazing fitted to the majority of the external openings. The accommodation is well laid out with an attractive south facing sitting room with fireplace, kitchen/dining room at the rear with ample space for a table, stairs to first floor, door into a useful covered yard which also provides utility space and cloakroom. Metal staircase leads to the rear pedestrian door and hinged hatchway. On the first floor there are 3 bedrooms which include 2 doubles. The front 2 bedrooms enjoy views over the front garden, town and Pretwood Hill. There is a family bathroom with shower over the bath. The south facing gardens lie to the front of the property, and are a good size with established shrubs and small trees. The property is set up away from Butts Road via a pedestrian path and can also be accessed at the rear through Blackdown View.

Ilminster is a Medieval former market town, situated about 12 miles south east of the County Town of Taunton and surrounded by undulating open countryside. The centre of the town is dominated by the ancient Minster. The town developed further during the Georgian period with many of the properties being constructed in the local mellow Hamstone. The major proportion of the town falls within a Conservation Area with many character buildings. The surrounding land is lightly wooded and is designated a Special Landscape area. There is a cycle path leading from Ilminster to Chard Reservoir. Ilminster offers a full range of shopping, other amenities and weekly market. The town also benefits from an Arts Centre and Ilminster Warehouse Theatre. There is schooling at primary and intermediate levels with churches of various denominations. Ilminster has convenient road access to both the M5, junction 25 lies 11 miles to the north-west and to the A303, now dual carriageway most of the way to the M3. There are mainline railway stations at Crewkerne 7 miles (London Waterloo) and Taunton 13 miles (London Paddington). Berrys coaches offer a service to London twice a day. Bath, Bristol and Exeter offer excellent cultural and shopping facilities within easy travelling distance. The World Heritage designated coastline lies 18 miles to the South. Further information can be found at http://www.visitilminster.co.uk

The property is approached from the front or rear via a path. The front garden is laid to lawn with a pathway, established shrubs, low level stone wall with concrete terrace area leading to the front door. Communal walkway leads to the rear of the property.

Agents Note—there is a right of way across the front of number 24, giving access to number 23.


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Added on Rightmove:
20 December 2018

Nearest station

  • Crewkerne (6.8 mi)
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Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster

15 East Street, Ilminster, TA19 0AJ

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster

15 East Street, Ilminster, TA19 0AJ

01460 355004 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Crewkerne (6.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster

15 East Street, Ilminster, TA19 0AJ

01460 355004 Local call rate

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

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