Blagdon Hill, Taunton, TA3


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Charming Grade II Listed detached cottage in this sought after village at the foot of the Blackdown Hills. Significantly enhanced and upgraded by the current owners. Beautiful gardens, off road parking and detached garage. No onward chain.

Julia Cottage is a charming Grade II Listed detached cottage situated in the much sought after village of Blagdon Hill. The property believed to date from the 16th Century has been sympathetically enhanced and restored by the current owners, creating a wonderful character cottage full of delightful period features.

The accommodation is arranged over two floors and comprises; Entrance lobby with quarry tiled floor, unnearthed painted stone transcript and doors to both the living room and the dining room. The dual aspect living room benefits from a stunning original fireplace with inset 'Clearview' wood burning stove, exposed feature stone wall, store cupboard and door to the garden. The dining room is a generous size with two built in drinks cupboards, brick fireplace with inset wood burning stove and window to front, a door leads into the rear lobby and provides access to the kitchen, utility/boot room, large store cupboard and the sitting room/bedroom four. The sitting room/ bedroom four is currently used as a double guest bedroom as well as a work from home office. The utility/boot room with door to storm porch and the rear garden, belfast sink and space for numerous appliances. The kitchen has been sympathetically refitted with bespoke wooden painted units with granite work surfaces over, ceramic belfast sink, refurbished AGA, larder cupboard, exposed stone feature wall, door to rear garden and door to large pantry with traditional built in dresser unit and additional stainless steel sink. A downstairs WC completes the ground floor. On the first floor, an airy landing with skylights and ample storage cupboards provides access to the three bedrooms and the family bathroom. Bedroom one is a substantial dual aspect double room with bespoke fitted wardrobes, feature fireplace and exposed wooden floor. Bedroom two is also a generous double with exposed wooden floor, built in cupboards and borrowed light windows to the landing. Bedroom three benefits from a delightful exposed brick chimney breast with cast iron fireplace along with an exposed wooden floor. The family bathroom has been refitted and comprises a panelled bath with 'Mira Sport' shower over and a heritage style WC and wash basin.

Outside there are beautiful mature cottage gardens which have undergone relandscaping by the current owners, the rear gardens are predominantly laid to lawn with a number of mature shrubs, a vegetable patch along with a few fruit trees, namely Fig, Apple and Mulberry, a log store and separate store. To the front of the property is a driveway with off road parking for three cars, detached single garage, gate to the rear garden and a Rose bed with slate chippings.

Agents notes - Listed building permission has recently been granted for the replacement of the front elevation and bathroom windows.

-The property has been recently rewired and an electric car charging point has been installed at the front of the property.

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, 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.

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