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£899,950 Guide Price

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About the property

Built for the current owners, approximately 20 years ago, this individual detached house offers beautifully appointed, family sized accommodation situated in private and mature park like grounds. The house offers well-proportioned accommodation with four good sized reception rooms and a large and particularly impressive galleried reception hall which is very much the heart of the house and this opens on to the conservatory overlooking the rear garden. The property has five bedrooms (four en suite) and has been adapted to provide a superb master suite with a large en suite dressing room and bathroom. The property is double glazed and has gas fired central heating.

In summary the accommodation comprises:

Entrance lobby with Cloakroom with w.c and pedestal wash hand basin Large galleried reception hall, very much the heart of the house with balustraded staircase rising to the first floor landing. Built in cloaks cupboard, glazed double doors with bevel edge glass open through to the

Drawing room a most impressive reception room with double glazed French doors opening to the rear garden, feature fireplace with brick surround and inset coal effect gas fire, built in shelving to either side, egg and dart coved ceiling, folding doors open through to the

Dining room providing the opportunity to sub divide this room or open it to provide a particularly spacious entertaining space

Family room a very comfortable reception room with bay window overlooking the front garden Conservatory with full height glazing affording a lovely outlook over the rear garden Kitchen/family room a wonderful family sized room with the kitchen area being comprehensively fitted with a range of maple units, with granite worktops with inset twin sink, built in twin electric ovens, built in dishwasher, five ring gas hob with cooker hood over, further circular inset sink, tiled floor throughout continuing through to the

Side hallway with door to Pantry with fitted shelving and further china store again with fitted shelving

Garden room a wonderful addition to the property, enjoying a triple aspect and a lovely outlook over the rear garden, tiled floor and double doors open to the garden, and door through to the

Utility room with fitted sink with cupboards below, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer

Side entrance hall with door to front garden and

Shower room with close coupled w.c, pedestal wash hand basin and shower enclosure

These suite of rooms provide the potential to create a selfcontained annexe or ideal for offices for those working from home

On the first floor there can be found a store cupboard and kitchenette with sink, fitted work surfaces and cupboards below

Bedroom/home office a very large multi-purpose room suitable for a variety of uses, ideal as a teenager s suite or for offices for those wishing to work from home.

First floor with galleried landing, airing cupboard with Megaflow hot water cylinder and fitted shelving, further shelved double cupboard

Master bedroom suite, from the landing double doors open through to the master suite originally two bedrooms, now providing a double aspect master bedroom with bay window on the rear elevation, three sets of double wardrobes with shelves and hanging rails

En suite bathroom with panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled w.c and bidet

Dressing room/bedroom 2 with built in wardrobes running the width of the room

En suite shower room with shower enclosure, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled w.c

Bedroom 3 another good sized double bedroom with three built in double wardrobes

En suite bathroom with white suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c

Bedroom 4 again another good sized double bedroom with bay window on the front elevation

En suite shower room with suite comprising shower enclosure, pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled w.c

Outside

The property stands in wonderful park like grounds stocked with numerous mature trees and accordingly enjoys a good deal of privacy. The property is approached from the head of the close through double wrought iron gates opening on to a large tarmacadam driveway, providing ample parking and turning space and giving access to the attached three car garage with remotely operated up and over door, built in store cupboards, wall mounted Vaillant gas fired boiler, serving the domestic hot water and central heating systems, recess suitable for workshop or third car. The driveway is bordered by areas of lawn with mature trees and shrubs. The front elevation of the house is enhanced by climbing wisteria. The lawn continues to the side of the property where there are further shrub beds including Hydrangea and pergola with climbing wisteria. Timber garden shed. The rear garden enjoys a wonderful southerly aspect, is lawned and enjoys complete privacy being enclosed by fencing and mature trees. Immediately to the rear of the property is a paved terrace, providing an attractive sitting/dining out area with retractable awning. Beyond the garden can be found an orchard/woodland planted by the current owners, stocked with numerous specimen trees and shrubs. In all the grounds extend to about 2 acres.

Situation

The property enjoys an attractive location at the head of the development with its tree lined approach and close to the Quantock Hills, which have been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty offering miles of footpaths and bridleways. The development is situated approximately 1.5 miles from the village of Bishops Lydeard and there is a path in the development that leads to towards the village. Within Bishops Lydeard there is a good range of amenities to include shops, fine parish church, doctor s surgery, library, inns, post office, primary school and garage. The property also enjoys good access to Cedar Falls Health Farm where there is a range of facilities, including a golf course. Taunton the county town provides a comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities, as well as a main line railway station and an M5 motorway interchange.

Directions

From Taunton proceed in a north westerly direction towards Williton on the A358. After bypassing Bishops Lydeard and Cedar Falls Health Farm, turn left on to the B3224 signed to Ralegh s Cross. The entrance to Lethbridge Park will be seen on the left hand side after approximately 0.25 mile. Continue up the tree lined parkland approach and follow the drive into the development. Continue through the development and the property will be found at the very end.


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  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 5 Receptions
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