This characterful, detached cottage occupies an elevated position on the periphery of the village of East Lyng, situated eight miles east of Taunton and just over two miles away from the popular village of North Curry.

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The three-storey dwelling, named Greystones, is superbly presented and exhibits a wealth of period features. Inside, the dual-aspect sitting room has exposed ceiling beams and an attractive open fireplace with a wood-burning stove, while the second reception room has a lovely feature fireplace. The kitchen/dining/family room is a highlight of the property with its vaulted ceiling, multiple skylights, timber A-frames, exposed brick wall, wood burning stove and bi-folding doors that open onto the rear terrace.

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On the first floor, there are three double bedrooms and a superbly appointed family bathroom. The principal bedroom can be found on the second floor.

Outside, the mature gardens are filled with an abundance of trees and shrubs, while the substantial paved terrace provides an ideal spot for outdoor entertaining. At the rear of the garden, there is a summerhouse and a timber outbuilding that offers excellent potential to develop into a home office or garden studio.

There is ample parking space on the driveway that leads to a detached double garage.

Greystones, East Lyng, Taunton

Guide Price: £475,000

Agent: Stags, Taunton

Agent's Tel: 01823 256625