Preston Bowyer, Milverton, Taunton, TA4

£550,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
SUMMARY

A superb detached Somerset Long House dating back to the 15th Century retaining fabulous original features, set within its enclosed surroundings with double garage and private orchard.

DESCRIPTION

Fox and Sons are proud to offer this Grade II listed 15th Century (and extended in the 16th Century) Somerset Long House. This fine accommodation incorporates many unique and traditional features one would normally associate with this type of property and also benefits from many key features in keeping with todays modern living, including mains gas central heating and mains drainage. Inglenook fireplaces, oak panelling, exposed beams, a feature turning stone staircase and parquet flooring are just some of the key features which provide much of this properties unique appeal and charm.

Outside, a gated entrance gives way to a parking and turning area suitable for many vehicles and a detached double garage. There are gardens to the front and rear predominately laid to lawn, however extending to the side of the property there is also a generous garden area planted with many fruit trees included apples, pears and vines protected by mature hedge borders.

The nearby village of Milverton is within easy access and provides an excellent range of day to day amenities along with a primary school. The nearby town of Wiveliscombe which is about 3 miles away also provides a good range of local amenities. Taunton is about 7 miles and is renowned for its extensive shopping, educational, sporting and cultural facilities and also provides access to the M5 motorway at J25 Blackbrook. Taunton also has a mainline railway line station London Paddington being about 2 hours.

Entrance Hall

Stairs rising to first floor, quarry tiled floor, exposed beams and stonework, doors to sitting room and dining room, radiator.

Sitting Room 21' 9" Max x 19' 11" Max ( 6.63m Max x 6.07m Max )

Two windows to front, two windows to side and window to rear, large Inglenook fireplace with bread oven, exposed beams, log store, TV and telephone point, two radiators,

Dining Room 17' 2" x 13' 1" ( 5.23m x 3.99m )

Window to front, french doors to garden, large Inglenook fireplace, Muntin wall and a Coffered ceiling, Parquet flooring, door and step up to study, radiator.

Study 17' 1" x 9' 1" ( 5.21m x 2.77m )

Window to rear, two windows to front, exposed beams, telephone point, stone window seat, door to inner hallway, radiator.

Hall

Door to cloakroom, open plan to kitchen and built in cupboard housing central heating boiler.

Cloakroom

Window to front, two piece suite comprising low level WC, wash hand basin set in vanity unit, built in cupboard, radiator.

Farmhouse Kitchen 13' 2" x 16' 6" ( 4.01m x 5.03m )

Window to front and rear, door to rear garden, single bowl double drainer sink unit with mixer tap over, eye level and base level units with work surfaces over, built in appliances to include electric double oven and ceramic hob, four oven gas Aga, further built in cupboards, quarry tiling to splash area, Parquet floor, built in washing machine and dishwasher, space for fridge and freezer, exposed beams.

Landing

Exposed beams, limited head room in places, cupboard, doors to all rooms, radiator.

Master Bedroom 16' 1" x 14' 4" Max into ( 4.90m x 4.37m Max into )

Window to front and side, built in double and single wardrobes, exposed beams, dressing area 9'7x5'6, airing cupboard, door to en-suite, radiator.

En-Suite 10' 6" Max x 10' 1" Max ( 3.20m Max x 3.07m Max )

Window to front, three piece suite comprising low flush WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with shower over, exposed beams, tiled splash area, access to loft space, radiator.

Bedroom Two 12' 10" x 12' 6" ( 3.91m x 3.81m )

Window to front, two built in cupboards.

Bedroom Three 8' 11" x 10' 11" ( 2.72m x 3.33m )

Window to front, radiator.

Bedroom Four 10' 3" x 11' 1" Max ( 3.12m x 3.38m Max )

Window to front, Inglenook fireplace with exposed beams and stone hearth.

Bathroom

Window to front, four piece suite comprising low level WC, wash hand basin set in vanity unit with cupboards to either side, panelled bath, shower cubicle, tiled splash area, radiator.

Front

Laid to lawn with mature flower and shrub beds, shed, off road parking up to four cars leading to a double garage with power and light, steps up to orchard.

Rear

A mature rear garden laid to lawn including an Acer tree, purple magnolia, a new mulberry tree and a herb garden.

Orchard

A sheltered orchard with high hedges with a selection of fruit bushes and trees to include grapes, raspberries, strawberries, blackberries, gooseberries, redcurrants, blackcurrants, rhubarb. The trees comprise of cherry trees, damsons, desert apples, cooking apples, green gage, plumbs, pears and quince.

DIRECTIONS

From our office on the High Street turn right at the traffic lights into North Street and continue on the B3187 for approximately four and a half miles until reaching the village of Milverton. Continue through the village, passing the timber mill on your right, take the second exit on the roundabout onto the B3227. After approximately one mile and entering the village of Preston Bowyer 'The Chantry' can be found on the left hand side with Fox and Sons board displayed.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.

2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.

3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.

4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.

5. THESE PARTICULARS ARE ISSUED IN GOOD FAITH BUT DO NOT CONSTITUTE REPRESENTATIONS OF FACT OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR CONTRACT. THE MATTERS REFERRED TO IN THESE PARTICULARS SHOULD BE INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY PROSPECTIVE BUYERS OR TENANTS. NEITHER SEQUENCE (UK) LIMITED NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS HAS ANY AUTHORITY TO MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATEVER IN RELATION TO THIS PROPERTY.

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