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Staple Lane, West Quantoxhead, Taunton, Somerset, TA4


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A first class early Victorian village house offering well presented 4 bedroom living accommodation set within generous gardens and benefitting from long range views of Exmoor and the Bristol Channel.

This charming detached house offers very well presented accommodation and occupies an elevated village location with the benefit of superb long range views in a westerly direction towards Exmoor, the Bristol Channel and even South Wales and the Brecon Beacons in the distance – simply stunning. The house dates from early Victorian times and is of an attractive appearance being of rendered elevations under principally tiled roofs with gable window detailing on the front pitch. Benefitting from modern double glazing and oil fired central heating, the property is in excellent decorative order throughout with many character features including limestone flooring,bread oven, window seats and wood burning stoves. The property features a spacious main reception room with direct access leading through to the breakfast room beyond which in turn flows through to a well fitted kitchen. Four bedrooms and a well appointed bathroom are provided on the first floor. The property is set within good sized and well tended gardens which rise to an upper level where a cedar wood summer house and adjoining sitting out area is positioned to take full advantage of the

views. A garage and off road parking is provided by the house itself.

The property is within the village of West Quantoxhead and set within the slopes of the Quantock Hills – designated as the first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in England. The Quantocks offer an excellent range of walking, riding and mountain biking opportunities with easy access being available nearby. Local facilities are available in the rural centre of Williton which lies about 2 miles away including a supermarket, local shops and garage. The North Somerset Coast is close by at St. Audries Bay and also the quaint small port of Watchet which is about 4 miles distance. The County town of Taunton is about 14 miles to the south where a wide range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities are found together with excellent communication links with the rest of the UK with M5 interchange (junction 25) and fast rail service to London, Paddington. West Somerset offers some of the most striking and unspoilt scenery within the West Country and this property is beautifully positioned to take full advantage.

A parking area is provided immediately to one side of the house with double gates opening to an inner gravelled area to the front of the house where there is additional parking for several vehicles. Adjoining the front parking area is a detached stone outbuilding which provides a boiler room and general storage area to one side with steps leading up to a garage with up and over door at a slightly higher level. Gardens surround the house on the three sides from which some superb views are afforded. Laid mainly to lawn and set within established boundaries, the gardens rise to an upper level to the rear of the property with a flight of sleeper steps rising up to a cedar wood summer house with level sitting out area adjoining from which long range views are afforded towards Exmoor, North Hill at Minehead and the Bristol Channel.

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