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The Mardy, Woodhill, Stoke St. Gregory, Taunton, Somerset


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A beautifully refurbished and extended Edwardian family house enjoying an attractive location in this sought after village in grounds extending to about 0.64 acres

Detached 4 bedroom village house

Large gardens of 0.64 acre

Attractive rural views


This handsome, double fronted Edwardian family house has been substantially and sympathetically extended and refurbished in recent years so that it now provides a delightful blend of contemporary and traditional accommodation. The improvements to the property have been carried out in a sympathetic manner and designed to make the property as environmentally friendly as possible. The property is double glazed and has an air source central heating system with most of the ground floor having under floor heating, with radiators to the first floor and supplemented by additional wood burning stoves, one with a back boiler heating the domestic hot water. The property also has thermal solar panels providing domestic hot water.

The accommodation is particularly light and airy including an impressive living room with sitting and dining areas which flow through to the kitchen/breakfast room with French doors opening to the west facing rear garden. Also on the ground floor can be found a further reception room with wood burning stove together with a cloakroom and utility/boot room. On the first floor there are four double bedrooms (one en suite) and a family bathroom. The gardens provide the house with a wonderful setting and include a number of useful outbuildings. There is a productive kitchen garden area and orchard.

In summary; the accommodation provides:

Canopy Front Entrance Porch opening in to the

Reception Hall with staircase to first floor. Original tiled floor.

Sitting Room. A very cosy room with glass fronted wood burning stove on a slate hearth. Exposed oak flooring.

Living Room. A great open plan space, being particularly light and airy with window on the front elevation and French doors opening to the rear garden. This room is divided into sitting and dining areas with the sitting area featuring a glass fronted wood burning stove on a slate hearth. Oak flooring throughout. This room opens through to the

Kitchen/Breakfast Room. Added by the current owners and with French doors opening on to the west facing garden and terrace. The kitchen is fitted with a range of custom built units with ash work tops with inset 1½ bowl single drainer stainless steel sink unit. Inset four ring NEFF induction hob with NEFF oven below and cooker hood over. Slate flooring. Plumbing for dish washer.

Utility Room/Boot Room. A very useful room, again with slate floor and fitted work surface with inset sink and plumbing for automatic washing machine below. Wall mounted Stiebel Eltron heat pump water heater.

Cloakroom with white suite comprising close coupled WC.

Part glazed door opening to the Side Porch with fitted seating.


A good size Landing with window on the front elevation affording attractive views over the adjoining farm land, West Sedgemoor Nature Reserve and towards the Burton Pynsent monument. Airing cupboard with hot water cylinder with immersion heater and shelving.

Bedroom 1. A particularly light and airy room with a vaulted ceiling and one wall almost entirely glazed with attractive outlook over the rear garden. Exposed floor boards. Opening to

En Suite Shower Room with shower enclosure and pedestal wash hand basin.

Bedroom 2. A light and airy double aspect room with original Edwardian fireplace.

Bedroom 3. Ornate Edwardian fireplace.

Bedroom 4. Attractive outlook over the rear garden.

Family Bathroom with modern white suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap and separate shower attachment over, shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin, chrome heated towel rail.

Separate Cloakroom with white close couple WC and wash hand basin.


The property stands in large gardens and grounds extending to about 0.64 acres, divided into garden and orchard. The property is approached through the lane, through a five bar gate opening on to a gravel driveway providing ample parking and giving access to a carport and adjoining barn/store. This building, subject to the usual consents, provides potential to be converted to an annexe/home office. The property is offered with an excellent range of outbuildings including a former timber framed chicken house now providing useful storage with a further log store and a brick and tile garden store.

To the front of the property can be found an area of lawn and a productive kitchen garden area with raised beds and polytunnel. The rear garden is laid predominantly to lawn and includes a west facing paved terrace with adjacent pergola and climbing grape vine which makes a most delightful sun trap and a sitting/dining out area being approached directly from the kitchen. The rear garden includes flower and shrub borders and two mature apple trees. A picket fence provides a division between the garden and orchard and this includes a sort fruit area and numerous fruit trees, including apple, pear and quince.


The property enjoys an attractive semi-rural location with views over surrounding farmland. The popular village of Stoke St Gregory offers a thriving village community with many local clubs, organisations and amenities to include village stores, two pubs, church and popular primary school. The property is well placed being readily accessible to Taunton and the M5 motorway which are about 9 miles away. There is also a regular bus service into Taunton

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