A very attractive detached family home with beautifully appointed accommodation, enjoys a southerly aspect and superb countryside views, conveniently situated within this popular village.
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Barcroft Cottage is a very attractive four bedroomed detached village property situated in an exceptionally convenient location within the popular village of Wrantage and only a short distance to local villages as well as Taunton town centre.
The property has undergone a comprehensive upgrade and redesign by the current owners creating stylish interiors and well-appointed versatile accommodation. Enjoying a southerly aspect with superb countryside views surrounding the property, all the rooms afford an abundance of natural light.
The accommodation includes main entrance and porch. An impressive light and airy open plan sitting / dining room enjoys a southerly aspect with far reaching countryside views. A feature fireplace houses a large wood burning stove set on a stone hearth. This superb living area extends across to the dining area, all of which offers immense charm detailing the original picture rails and high ceilings.
A stunning brand new bespoke contemporary style kitchen/breakfast room offers a comprehensive range of wall and base units, all of which are beautifully designed to maximise storage space. This simple modern look creates clean lines with an attractive contrasting worksurface. A full range of integrated appliances includes a full height fridge/freezer, eye level double oven and grill, ceramic hob with stainless steel extractor hood over, dishwasher and washing machine. Space for a breakfast table is to the side. A large picture window looks out to the rear garden with fields beyond. An attractive Moduleo vinyl tiled flooring completes the design.
Leading off from the kitchen is a conservatory with access to the rear garden. This useful space is currently used as a cloak and boot room. Planning consent was attained by the owners (just lapsed) to create a further reception room on its footprint which could be re-instated subject to consent.
An inner hall gives access to the cloakroom and a study/games room with a double aspect. Additional access out to the side garden area is at the end.
On the first floor the principal bedroom is spacious and beautifully appointed with stunning views. A luxury beautifully designed en-suite includes a large walk in shower and integrated vanity units. Three further double bedrooms, two of which include built in storage, are all individually decorated and a family bathroom completes the accommodation. Access from the landing into a very useful loft area, which has been fully boarded, provides excellent storage.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
Barcroft Cottage is approached from the road through a double gated entrance opening into a gravelled parking and turning area with space for several cars. To one side is a detached garage with power and lighting providing parking for a car as well as additional overhead storage. Side access leads to the rear garden and house. The main garden extends out from the rear of the property. This is separated by attractive stone pathways with several lawned areas. A play area has been separated by established hedging and wrought iron fencing. Following a central path to a fabulous outside entertaining and BBQ area. This attractive corner of the garden enjoys a peaceful and secluded setting with small ornamental trees offering a degree of dappled shade across the terrace. A substantial timber built cabin is currently used as an extended seating lounge opening out to the outside dining area. A useful wood store and tool shed is at the other end. A gateway leads onto a footpath which takes you onto wonderful countryside walks.
Barcroft Cottage is situated within in the village of Wrantage, which offers a public house and enjoys good access to the larger villages of North Curry, Fivehead and Curry Mallet, which between them provide good local amenities including primary schools, shops, post office and pubs. Taunton the county town provides a comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities, as well as an M5 motorway interchange and a main line railway station.
Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.
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