Oakmead is a delightful detached country house which was originally constructed, we understand, in the early 1900's and has subsequently been skilfully and sympathetically extended and refurbished, to create a substantial versatile family home. The property enjoys a wonderful open plan sitting/dining/garden room with bifold doors opening into the delightful gardens and provides a wonderful family living space and there is a master bedroom with doors opening into the garden and en suite On the first floor there are four bedrooms, two with en suite facilities and the property has the benefit of gas fired heating and double glazing.
Otter House is an adjoining one bedroom single storey annexe, which could be incorporated into the main accommodation if so required and is a wonderful opportunity for dependent relatives, extended family, holiday let.
The property is situated in a delightful plot extending to approximately 0.5 acre with a high degree of privacy and wonderful views to be enjoyed over the surrounding countryside.
The accommodation comprises:
Stable door to
Reception Hall with tiled floor, window, built in storage cupboards and glazed panelled door to
Open plan Sitting/Dining/Garden Room.
Sitting Area with an engineered oak floor, stairs to first floor, storage cupboard, doorway to Dining Area and walk through to
Garden Room which is a stunning living space with bifold doors opening into the gardens with views over the fields beyond, engineered oak floor, four Velux rooflights and archway to
Dining Area with door to Study/Family Room and archway to
Kitchen with a range of fitted units providing quartz work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, wall mounted cupboards, sink unit, built in dishwasher, space for range cooker with extractor hood over, space for fridge/freezer, window to front, tiled floor
Study/Family Room with window to rear, door to the Annexe and door to
Shower Room with shower enclosure, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., tiled walls and window
Cloakroom/Laundry Room with low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer, understairs cupboard, window
Bedroom with French doors opening into the gardens, engineered oak floor, two Velux rooflights
En Suite with freestanding roll top bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., window, half tiled walls
Half Landing with window and steps up to main landing
Bedroom with window to the front elevation, built in wardrobes, door to
En Suite with double width shower cubicle, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, window and tiled walls
Bedroom with window and
En Suite with double width shower cubicle, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, tiled walls
Bedroom with window
Bedroom with window
Bathroom with freestanding roll top slipper bath with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., tiled walls
Entrance door to
Reception Hall with storage cupboard
Utility with space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and space for tumble dryer
Bedroom with window to the rear elevation
Shower Room with double width shower cubicle, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, window, tiled floor
Open plan Kitchen/Sitting Room
Sitting Area with vaulted ceiling with exposed roof trusses, dual aspect windows to front and rear
Kitchen Area with a range of units providing work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, wall mounted cupboards, single drainer stainless steel sink unit, built in oven, hob and hood, microwave, built in dishwasher, built in fridge and freezer, dual aspect windows, French doors to
Garden Room with vaulted ceiling with exposed trusses, windows overlooking the garden on three sides, French doors to lean-to greenhouse
The property is approached over a long gravelled driveway leading to a parking/turning area. The property is set in a plot extending to approximately 0.5 acre with generous lawned areas with mature trees and shrubs and raised vegetable beds and a selection of fruit trees including plum, apple and pear. There is a terrace suitable for outside dining/seating and enjoying open views. A former stable has been adapted with double French doors to create a gym, which could potentially be used as a home office and the property also has the benefit of a timber shed and greenhouse.
Oakmead enjoys a lovely situation in open countryside in the small hamlet of Allerford, which enjoys a public house. The property is well placed for access to the local village of Bishops Hull and Norton Fitzwarren, both less than five minutes away, which offer day to day amenities and also to the local towns of Taunton and Wellington. 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 Taunton proceed towards Wellington and continue through the hamlet of Rumwell and after passing the farm shop on the right hand side, take the right hand turn signposted to Bradford On Tone. After a short distance turn right, signposted Hele and Allerford. After approximately two miles turn left signposted Allerford. When you reach the Allerford Inn public house, turn left into a track where the property will be found at the end.