THIS is a beautifully presented 5 bedroom contemporary home, created from an original barn, found in an enviable edge of village setting.

The original building, built of red stone and exhibiting attractive arches on the western elevation was cleverly converted perhaps in the 1970’s to create this highly appealing contemporary home.

In recent years it has undergone a refurbishment and redecoration programme.

Excellent reception space includes light and airy drawing room with a multi fuel stove and a balcony, also French doors in to the garden room with tiled floor and three sets of French doors leading out into the garden.

The kitchen is well-designed and fitted with a range of Robert Charles shaker style cupboards with granite work surfaces, franke deep stainless double sink, a Range cooker with five ring hob and electric oven and extractor fan over.

The Karndean tiled floor extends through to a generous size dining area and from the hallway to a study/bedroom.

The double staircase leads to the garden level with two good size double bedrooms both with well fitted cupboards and spacious bathroom.

The staircase also leads to the first floor where a particularly spacious principal bedroom has velux windows, a further window looking across the garden and a well fitted en suite bathroom.

A dressing room and further bedroom are also found on the first floor.

Brockhurst occupies a particularly appealing setting at the end of Winpenny Lane, being on the edge of this highly sought after village and enjoys lovely outlooks towards the church tower and from the gardens lovely views of the Brendon Hills.

Kingston St. Mary itself is considered to be one of the most sought after areas in the Vale of Taunton Deane having an ancient church, village hall, primary school and inn.

The village is set some three miles to the north of Taunton, the County Town of Somerset, offering an excellent range of day to day amenities, good schools in the independent and state sectors.

Excellent communications are at hand with the main line station in Taunton three miles away, providing fast trains to London Paddington in under two hours.

The M5 motorway, Junction 25, provides fast and easy access to Exeter, Bristol, The Midlands and London. Kingston St. Mary is found in the foothills of the Quantocks, providing endless walking and riding opportunities.

SUMMARY; Location; Winpenny Lane, Kingston St. Mary, Taunton; Price; £1,100,000; Agent; Jackson-Stops; Contact; 01823 773043.