North End, Creech St. Michael, Taunton

£275,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A charming character cottage retaining many period features, situated at the north end of this popular village. The property comprises of three bedrooms. EPC Band D.

SITUATION

North End House is situated at the north end of the village of Creech St. Michael, which offers a wide range of local amenities including shops, churches and an excellent Primary School all within walking distance from the property. There is access to wonderful walks within the local vicinity and the village is surrounded by miles of footpaths as well as the nearby canal. The County Town of Taunton is approximately five miles away and offers an excellent range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities including several golf courses, a race course and The Somerset County Cricket Club. Taunton has a main line railway link to the rest of the country and the M5 motorway is close by.

DESCRIPTION

North End House is a charming semi-detached cottage, which has been beautifully restored and maintained by the current owners. Being one half of an original Somerset long house and thought to date back to the late 17th century, the property is not listed yet still retains much of its original charm as well as providing well-proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors.

ACCOMMODATION

The accommodation includes a lobby with a stable door opening through to the kitchen/dining room with double aspect windows and flagstone floor. The kitchen is fitted with a range of solid pine wall and base units, and worktops with inset drainer for the large Belfast sink. The open chimney houses a modern gas fired Rayburn for cooking, which also provides hot water and heating and there is a separate gas and electric connection for an additional cooker if required. Doors from the kitchen provide access to the stairs for the first floor, a useful under stairs cupboard and opening through to the sitting room, which has a further flagstone and wood flooring. The sitting room benefits from a wood burning stove with skate hearth and a doorway providing access back into the lobby. A further door opens through to the rear lobby with a log store, utility and provides access out to the west-facing garden. On the first floor, the landing with Velux window provides access to the upper rooms as well as a large hatch opening to the fully boarded loft, which is also fitted with a Velux window. All three bedrooms benefit from fitted wardrobes and exposed wooden flooring. The bathroom is fitted with a period suite including a clawfoot, roll top bath, a WC with a high-level system and large walk in shower enclosure with mains supplied rain shower over.

OUTSIDE

The property has its own pathway with gate and railings leading to the front door, which also runs alongside a track providing access to the fields beyond the property. The west facing rear garden has a brick paved patio with a low retaining brick wall leading up to the main area of garden, which is laid to lawn with herbaceous borders to the side. The garden also offers two wooden storage sheds and a further paved patio area to the far corner with pedestrian access to the lane behind.

DIRECTIONS

From the Centre of Creech St. Michael head North out of the village, passing through the speed bumps. At the mini roundabout turn-left where the house can be seen immediately in front of you after a small distance.

SERVICES

Mains electricity, gas, water and drainage. Gas central heating.

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