Bicknoller, Taunton
£565,000

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
A charming former school house situated in a prominent position within the sought-after Quantock Hills village of Bicknoller. EPC D, Council Tax Band E, Freehold

Situation

The sought-after village of Bicknoller offers a thriving community which includes a number of clubs and associations together with a fine parish church, public house and community run shop. The town of Wilition is approximately within 3 miles distance and provides amenities for every day requirements. Taunton is some 13 miles away and provides an extensive range of facilities as well as access to the M5 motorway and mainline intercity connection. The area includes a range of scholastic facilities with a good local authority primary and secondary school available in Williton and noted public schools in Taunton and Wellington.

Description

The Old School House is a conversion of this historic building which is believed to have been constructed in 1863. It is built of mellow stone elevations under a pitch tiled roof and is nestled in the ever-popular village of Bicknoller. The property has been greatly improved by the current owners yet retails much of its original charm and character. Situated in private gardens there is also off-road gated parking and, in the garden, there is a small stone outbuilding useful for storage.

Accommodation

The accommodation is arranged over two floors and includes a front door to an entrance lobby/boot room with door to the kitchen/family room which has been upgraded by the current owners to include a range of shaker style wall and base units, an electric Aga with island and breakfast bar. There is a door to a utility/WC and door through to the dining room which is a generous sized room with steps rising to the 1st floor with under stairs cupboard, feature fire place with electric wood burning stove and wonderful views over the garden. Door leads through to the sitting room which is a well-proportioned triple aspect room with exposed stone fireplace with gas wood burning stove effect onto the timber-decked terrace.

On the 1st floor there is a landing with doors to the principle rooms and airing cupboard. The master bedroom is a sizable dual aspect bedroom with fitted wardrobes and views over the village. The two further bedrooms are good sized doubles and there is a family bathroom which comprises a traditional four-piece suite including a separate shower and jacuzzi style bath.

Outside

The property enjoys manageable private gardens and there is a substantial timber decking area with timber-built summer house and original stone outbuilding providing useful storage. To the front of the property there is an area of garden which is currently laid to lawn surrounded by mature hedgerows offering a good degree of privacy. There is a gravel driveway which is gated and provides off-road parking for a number of vehicles.

Services

Mains Water. Mains Electricity. Mains Drainage. Gas-Fired Central Heating

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