Blagdon Hill, Taunton, Somerset, TA3


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A delightful period semi detached cottage occupying a highly sought after location, together with garage, off street parking and larger than average gardens enjoying fantastic views of open countryside. No onward chain.

This attractive period cottage is constructed of Blackdown flint elevations, rendered in parts with a more modern extension to the rear. There is a single storey section which provides additional accommodation and the potential exists to extend the property further if you so wished. The accommodation in brief comprises an entrance hall with downstairs shower room and utility to the rear. On the left is a dual aspect garden room with attractive fireplace containing a log burning stove and enjoying fabulous views of the gardens and open countryside. A second door off the hall leads to a dining room with large window and serving hatch to the kitchen where potential exists to knock through to the dining room to create an open plan area. Also on this floor is a living room with inglenook fireplace containing a log burning stove. On the first floor are three double bedrooms and a family bathroom. Outside is ample parking, garage, car port and beautiful mature rear gardens enjoying a great deal of privacy and seclusion. Without doubt one of the main

selling points of the property is the position and the far reaching views of uninterrupted countryside.

The property is situated in the highly sought after village of Blagdon Hill some 5 miles south of the County Town of Taunton and lying at the foot of the Blackdown Hills which are designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village offers a village pub, a recreation ground, nearby churches and primary school whilst Taunton which is readily accessible provides a wide range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities. The M5 may be joined at junction 25 & 26 locally and there are a number of local footpaths providing easy access to the surrounding countryside. There is also a direct line rail link to London Paddington and international airports can be found at both Bristol & Exeter. It should be noted in particular that the property enjoys a lovely outlook to the east over surrounding farmland and to Corfe woods beyond.

The property is approached off the main road over a tarmacadam driveway which is shared in part and leads to a private owned car parking and turning area which also gives access to the attached single garage and carport. The parking area is flanked by well established flower beds and are contained within attractive Blackdown flint dwarf walling. A south facing solar array has been installed onto the garage roof. A pedestrian gate through the car port gives access to the rear where the primary gardens lie, there is a crazy paved path with steps down to a patio area ideal for alfresco dining and summer entertaining. Adjoining is a well established flower bed which leads to a lawned garden and vegetable patch

together with a garden shed. A timber picket fence leads to a further section which is again predominantly lawned with a small wildlife pond and a number of mature trees. The boundaries here comprise of mature shrubs and trees and an attractive indigenous hedge abuts open farmland which enjoys fantastic far reaching views towards the Blackdown Hills and open countryside. The gardens are without doubt one of the main selling points to this property which can only be fully appreciated when viewed.

Entrance Hall with uPVC glazed front door with glazed panel to side.

Hallway with engineered Oak flooring, store cupboard and door through to utility.

Shower Room with corner shower unit set in tiled surround, low level WC, hand wash basin and window.

Garden Room a dual aspect room with attractive red brick fireplace with heavy beam over and log burning stove set on slate hearth and views of the rear gardens and open countryside in the distance.

Utility Room with range of fitted base units with roll top work surfaces, stainless steel sink with drainer, oil fired boiler and plumbing for washing machine. Door to outside.

Dining Room with serving hatch through to kitchen, large window with views of the rear garden and open countryside in the distance.

Kitchen with range of fitted base units with roll top work surfaces and matching wall cupboards over, inset 1 1/4 bowl ceramic sink with drainer. Plumbing for dishwasher, space for electric cooker and window.

Living Room with an attractive fireplace with brick surround and heavy beam over, log burning stove set on tiled hearth and window.

Hallway with stairs rising to the first floor.

Landing with access to loft space and airing cupboard.

Bedroom One a double room with two built in wardrobes and window.

Bedroom Two a dual aspect room with built in wardrobes and window enjoying views of open countryside.

Bedroom Three a double with window.

Family Bathroom with fitted panelled bath set in tiled surround, low level WC and separate shower cubicle.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Taunton

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