5 bed house to buy in the South West

£499,500 Guide Price

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About the property

The Firs is an individually designed detached family house, which we understand was constructed in the mid 1970s. The property offers versatile, well proportioned accommodation with on the ground floor a delightful open plan Sitting/Dining Room with stunning views towards the Quantock Hills and a modern, well equipped kitchen. On the first floor there is a Snug/Sun Lounge with delightful views towards the Blackdown Hills. The property has the benefit of oil fired heating.

The Firs is approached over a private driveway which gives access to a Double Garage and there are a number of mature specimen trees. The rear garden enjoys privacy and is laid predominantly to lawn.

Entrance Porch with tiled floor and door to

Reception Hall with turning staircase to the first floor providing understairs recess. Woodblock flooring, walk through to Inner Hall and doorway to Inner Lobby with door to cloaks cupboard. Door to garage and door to

Cloakroom with low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin and window

Open plan Sitting/Dining Room with stone fireplace with tiled hearth. Double glazed patio doors with views to the Quantocks. Woodblock floor

Dining Area with double glazed patio doors to the rear garden. Woodblock floor and stone pillars

Study with window

Kitchen/Breakfast Room with a range of fitted units comprising work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, wall mounted cupboards, stainless steel single drainer sink unit, space and plumbing for washing machine. Double glazed window. Breakfast bar.

Boiler Room double glazed window. Oil fired boiler and door to rear lobby with door to garden and built in storage cupboard

First Floor

Landing with two storage cupboards and two linen cupboards. Access to loft. Skylights. Large obscure window. Door to

Master Bedroom with dual aspect windows to the Quantocks and the Blackdowns with stunning views

Bathroom with panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c. and window

Bedroom 2 with views to the Quantocks, walk in storage cupboard, door to Jack and Jill

En-Suite Bathroom with panelled bath, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin and window

Bedroom 3 with window

Bedroom 4

Bedroom 5 with window

Snug/Sun Lounge with double glazed patio doors and views to the Blackdowns

Bathroom with suite comprising panelled bath, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin and window

Gardens and Grounds

The property is approached via entrance gates leading onto a driveway providing off road parking and giving access to a double garage with up and over door, power and light

To the front of the property there is a lawned area with mature trees and planted borders. Path extends to the side of the house and leads to the rear garden which is predominantly laid to lawn with mature shrub borders

Surrounding Areas

The Firs is situated in a highly favoured location, in the Quantock foothills, in the small hamlet of Goosenford. Situated close by is the village of Cheddon Fitzpaine with its beautiful parish church and the village of Monkton Heathfield which has a well respected secondary school, village stores and public house. Being located at the foot of the Quantock Hills, the area offers excellent opportunities for walking, riding and cycling with many miles of footpaths and bridleways close by.

Taunton, the County Town, provides a comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities as well as a main line railway station and M5 Motorway interchange.


From the centre of Taunton proceed on the A361 towards the village of Monkton Heathfield. From the centre of Monkton Heathfield turn left signposted to Meadway and Hestercombe. Continue up this road passing through Greenway and bear left at a sharp left hand bend. Carry on along this road passing the turning to Gotton on the right hand side and the property will be found on the left on the crest of the hill.

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Receptions
  • House
  • Garage
  • Private Parking
  • Modern
  • Freehold
  • Goosenford, Taunton, TA2
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Humberts Taunton Hammet Street
Goosenford, Taunton, TA2 Floorplan


  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Receptions
  • House
  • Garage
  • Private Parking
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We say...

"A modern detached house, enjoying a delightful and convenient location with stunning rural views."
Humberts Taunton Hammet Street


Taunton, Hammet Street

01823 218387