Golden Hill, Wiveliscombe, Taunton


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A beautiful and substantial Georgian home situated in the heart of Wiveliscombe set within 0.3 acres, 5 bedrooms, 4 reception rooms, kitchen, bathroom and shower room, landscaped gardens and parking.


This property is situated in the heart of Wiveliscombe which is known for its friendly active community. There is a weekly farmers market and Wiveliscombe is the centre of the annual 10 parish's festival. The town offers a good range of facilities including supermarket, public houses, vets, library, medical centre, post office, plus nursery, primary and secondary schools together with a community centre. There are also excellent sporting facilities including a recreational ground with its heated open air swimming pool, football, rugby and tennis clubs. For a wider selection, the County Town of Taunton is within 11 miles with its main line rail link to London Paddington. The town of Wellington is within 7 miles where excellent shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found together with access to the M5. The Catherdral city of Exeter is is within 30 miles, again with excellent amenities.


This superb Georgian property offers spacious and well proportioned accommodation over 4 floors consisting of 5 bedrooms and 4 reception rooms set within 0.3 acres. It has been beautifully improved by the current owners, including a new roof and the replacing of the feature arched windows throughout the property. The driveway brings you through the well cared for gardens to the main entrance. Internal inspection recommended.


This well proportioned house comprises of an entrance hall with stairs to the first and lower ground floor and access to the large sitting room and study. The sitting room is a beautiful room being light and spacious with two arched windows, a fireplace with a wood-burning stove and storage and display cupboards to either side. The study is situated at the front of the property again being light and having a pleasant aspect over the garden. A door leads through to the utility with dual aspect windows, boiler, sink and drainer unit, plumbing for washing machine, door to the boot room and door to side garden. Off the hallway is a cloakroom fitted with a modern low-level WC and wash hand basin. Stairs lead down to the lower ground floor boasting a generous sized dining room with quarry tiled floor and doorway to the fitted kitchen including a range of wall and base units with worktop over, 1 1/2 bowl sink with drainer and large range cooker. There is an arched window and door to the rear with access to a paved area and the lane. From the kitchen is the breakfast/family room with quarry tiled flooring and a fireplace with wood-burning stove.

From the ground floor, stairs rise to the first floor landing with access to two bedrooms, both a good size and overlooking the gardens, one with painted floorboards and the other with built in wardrobes. The family bathroom has a modern suite and comprises of a bath with shower over, vanity wash hand basin with blue glazed tiled splash back, low-level WC and painted floorboards. Complementing this floor is a shower room with a large shower enclosure, low-level WC and wash hand basin.

On the second floor is a spacious landing and three further bedrooms all again a good size, one overlooking the garden and two looking out towards Exmoor and the Quantocks.


The property is approached via a gravel driveway providing parking for a number of vehicles. A pathway gives access to the gardens which have been cleverly landscaped, mainly being laid to a lawn with a selection of borders. Steps lead to a pretty paved patio area which is partially covered by a slate roofed veranda incorporating the ground floor entrance and a garden/tool store. To the side of the property is a shed and a cobbled courtyard garden leading to the kitchen and its adjacent store room. There is also a vegetable garden with greenhouse and a small hidden vegetable/flower garden. In all the plot extends to 0.3 acres.


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


From Wellington head north to Milverton and take the B3227 to Wiveliscombe. At the traffic lights in the centre of the town turn right into High Street and continue up the hill and as the road starts to bear left turn right into Silver Street. Proceed along here into Golden Hill whereupon the entrance to number 27 will be found after a short distance on the left hand side.


All mains services are connected. Gas fired central heating.

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Stags - Wellington

7 High Street, Wellington, Devon, TA21 8QT

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