Croford, Wiveliscombe, Taunton, Somerset, TA4

£695,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A beautifully refurbished Grade II listed country house with triple garage and delightful gardens. Comprising two reception rooms, study and superb kitchen/dining room, four double bedrooms including master en suite and family bathroom, double garage with car port with room over, attractive gardens with large sun terraces. Quiet and rural yet accessible location.

Situation

Woodvale House lies in the small hamlet of Croford and north of the B3227 linking Milverton to Wiveliscombe. Wiveliscombe boasts an excellent range of day to day facilities including an excellent primary and secondary school and good sporting facilities including an outdoor swimming pool.

Description

This wonderful Grade II listed country house has recently been refurbished to a high specification with two generous reception rooms and in the heart of the house a superb kitchen/dining/family room along with a study, utility, cloakroom and boot room. On the first floor are four double bedrooms along with a spacious master en suite and family bathroom. Although refurbished it still benefits from considerable character and charm with inglenook fireplace, window seats, extensive use of limestone flooring and traditional column radiators throughout. This is a truly elegant property both internally and externally and viewing comes highly recommended.

Accommodation

An attractive canopy porch with glazed door leads into the entrance hallway with limestone flooring and wide staircase leading to the first floor. The main sitting room has a stone fireplace with inset woodburner and a recessed scalloped dresser to side along with two window seats. Opposite is the living room with marble fireplace with Adams style surround and inset woodburner enjoying views from three aspects including three window seats. In the heart of the house can be found the beautiful kitchen/dining/family room with limestone flooring throughout, bespoke kitchen with a 1.5 bowl ceramic sink, oak worktops and a range of floor and wall mounted units. Granite top island, space for range cooker, integrated fridge and dishwasher and French doors to courtyard. Boot room with stable door to front, natural slate flooring, Vaillant gas fired boiler and concealed pressurised hot water cylinder. Utility room with limestone flooring, stable door to courtyard, velux roof light, Belfast sink with adjoining oak worktops and space for appliances. Selection of cupboards including mini larder and adjoining cloakroom with velux roof light.

On the first floor is a split level landing with ornate plasterwork, window seat to front and a rear snug area and linen cupboard. The principle bedroom has large fitted wardrobes and a superb en suite bathroom with freestanding ball and claw roll top bath, large walk in shower, high level WC and twin basins together with uplighters and travertine flooring. Bedroom 2 also benefits from fitted wardrobes and two window seats. Bedroom 3 with wooden floorboards with fitted bed with drawers beneath and LED lighting together with a fitted wardrobe. The fourth bedroom adjoins the family bathroom with natural slate flooring, freestanding bath, walk in shower, low level WC and vanity unit together with heated towel rail.

Outside

The property is protected from a quiet lane with stone retaining wall with wrought iron gate with pathway to front door and attractive lawns either side with two sandstone paved sun terraces, one with a pergola together with attractive flower and shrub borders and outside WC. Adjoining is a double garage with adjoining car port approached through electric roller doors and connected with power and light and storage area together with a flight of external steps leading to a first floor storage room with three velux roof lights. There is also ample off road parking. Situated to the west of the house is a separate garden area protected by privet and conifer hedging along with post and rail fencing and a five bar wooden gate. It is laid mainly to lawn together with a selection of trees, additional outside entertaining area with pergola and outdoor kitchen connected with light, power and water.

Services

Mains water and electricity are connected. Private drainage. Gas fired central heating.

Viewing

Strictly by appointment with the vendor's selling agents, Stags, Wellington Office.

Directions

From Milverton take the B3227 towards Wiveliscombe. After a short distance turn right signposted Croford taking the next turning right. Continue down the hill whereupon Woodvale House will be seen on the left hand side.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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