Milverton, Taunton, Somerset, TA4


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A detached village house set in a WALLED GARDEN with ample off road parking, LARGE DETACHED BARN with three attached garages along with adjoining ORCHARD.

The property which comes to the market for the first time in over 60 years comprises an extended detached house having rendered and colour washed exterior elevations set under a pitched slate roof. The property would now benefit from a programme of general updating and improvements with the accommodation offering a large entrance conservatory, hall with stairs to the first floor, separate living room and dining room with wood block flooring, kitchen with rear lobby/utility and separate WC. On the first floor there are three bedrooms and a bathroom. To the rear of the property and set within the walled gardens is a large substantial stone built detached two storey barn (date stone 1861) with three attached garages, one being 49ft long and offers immense potential for various uses subject to planning permission. There is ample off road parking and beyond the walled garden is a large orchard—the whole extends to about 0.52 of an acre.

The property is located on the edge of this favoured village of Milverton on Houndsmoor Lane. The village is regarded as one of the areas favoured with a good community and offering a good range of local amenities which include a village hall, church, convenience store, public house along with a primary school. The nearby town of Wiveliscombe is also easily accessible providing its extensive range of facilities along with Kingsmead Comprehensive School. Wellington is within a short drive being just over 3 miles away with the County Town of Taunton being about 7 miles and renowned for its extensive range of shopping, educational, sporting and cultural facilities along with access to the M5 motorway at junction 25 Blackbrook. The town also provides a main line city rail link, London Paddington being about 2 hours. Milverton is also well placed for easy access to the Exmoor National Park, Quantock Hills and Northern Coastline.

The property is accessed via a pull in/layby with a separate gate leading into the walled garden with large concrete courtyard with ample parking and turning. Within the walled gardens are two greenhouses. The stone built two storey barn has double opening doors into the main part which is 21'8 x 21'6 with stairs leading up to the first floor level, adjoining the barn on either side are garages, 1 being 21'9 x 11'7 with an inspection bit, the other being 21'11 x 10'7. To the side

of the barn is a further garage/stone measuring 49' x 8'2. To the side of the main entrance gates is a further gate which leads around to the rear of the walled garden and to the southern side where the orchard will be found. The whole extends to about 0.52 of an acre.

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