An attractive detached period cottage offers extremely spacious and versatile family accommodation set within this popular village location with pretty secluded gardens and superb countryside views.
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This extremely attractive period cottage situated in the much sought-after village of Isle Abbotts occupies an enviable position enjoying wonderful countryside views. The accommodation is extremely well presented throughout and with the benefit of an extension provides a superb versatile family living space. Green Hatch retains much of its original charm and character featuring beautiful exposed oak timbers, attractive stone detail and pretty cottage windows. This blends seamlessly with the newer additions which offer light bright rooms creating this impressive family home.
The reception hall with a separate cloakroom leads to a surprisingly spacious kitchen with an open plan breakfast/dining area. A comprehensive range of wall and base units provide excellent storage and incorporates a range of integrated appliances to include fridge/freezer, two ovens, halogen hob with stainless steel extractor over and dishwasher. A dual aspect offers views out to the front and side garden and allows ample light to flood in. This opens out to the breakfast/ dining area and a further picture window enjoys views across open countryside. There is access into the utility room with fitted units and washer/dryer space. The rear door leads out to the garden.
The main sitting room is a spacious light bright room with dual aspect and wonderful character detailing many original features such as exposed timbers and a feature fireplace with a wood burning stove and an oak Bressemer beam over. A dining /family room includes exposed ceiling timbers providing a further useful reception room. The study/home office enjoys views out to the garden and includes a storage cupboard and shelving.
Leading up to the first floor this area benefits from a Velux window making it light and airy. The principal bedroom includes a range of built in wardrobe storage and a large window with lovely views out. A further Velux window allows ample natural light in. En-suite shower room. Three further bedrooms; 2 doubles and a single are all well-presented with vaulted ceilings. A fully fitted family bathroom completes the upstairs accommodation.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
Green Hatch is a very pretty stone fronted cottage edged with a selection of attractive climbing and herbaceous plants giving colour and interest. Bordered by a painted picket fence that opens on to a large gravelled parking area with ample space for several cars. This offers a further opportunity for a garage or carport, (subject to the necessary consents).
York stone paving leads along the side of the property to the main entrance. This continues to a further picket fence and gate into an exceptionally attractive garden. To the side a Boules sand alley has been created. Beyond is a garden shed nd oil tank. Following a gravelled pathway into this very private and secluded garden with pretty borders filled with an array of interesting plants and a wide selection of ornamental trees and shrubs. The main sun terrace sits to the side of the house and is perfect for outside entertaining. Following the lawn along to further gravel pathways alongside an ornamental pond which provides a wonderful sanctuary for wildlife. Continuing to the far end of the garden to a large pergola providing a further seating area and entertaining space. Stunning countryside views can be enjoyed. Opposite sits an impressive Log Cabin/Lodge measuring 7m x 5m. This provides superb ancillary accommodation and offers a variety of uses including a business or home office facility, holiday rental or extended entertaining space to the main house. French doors open out to a balcony deck. Inside the interior has a bay window looking out to the garden and further windows looking out to open countryside. Beyond the main room is a kitchenette and a separate room. The building includes power, lighting and water.
Isle Abbotts is a highly regarded popular rural village with a thriving community to include a village hall and church. It is located within easy access to the town of Ilminster being 5 miles to the north and Langport being 7 miles. The picturesque County town of Somerset, Taunton offers an excellent range of shops, independent restaurants and cafes and highly regarded state and independent schools. From Taunton there is a fast rail service to London Paddington and both Bristol and Exeter international airports are within an hours drive. The A303 is approximately 4 miles away and access to the M5 approximately 8 miles.
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Oil fired central heating and water.
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