Water Street, Seavington, Ilminster

£695,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Amherst comprises an extended four bedroom detached village house constructed in 2005 and is built principally of Hamstone and contained beneath a mainly thatched and slate roof. In 2017 the property was extended to create a wonderful kitchen/breakfast room with vaulted ceiling and large windows allowing light to pour through the property.

DESCRIPTION

Amherst comprises an extended four bedroom detached village house constructed in 2005 and is built principally of Hamstone and contained beneath a mainly thatched and slate roof. In 2017 the property was extended to create a wonderful kitchen/breakfast room with vaulted ceiling and large windows allowing light to pour through the property. The house has been beautifully appointed throughout and has the benefit of hardwired smoke detectors, alarm system with motion detectors and extensive use of Oak throughout including stairs, internal doors and beams. The accommodation is light and spacious with all principal rooms enjoying wonderful views. There are three reception rooms, cloakroom and utility along with a double garage/workshop with planning permission to extend, along with four double bedrooms, two with en suite facilities together with a family bathroom. Outside are wonderful landscaped gardens backing onto playing fields.

LOCATION

Amherst forms part of this select private development and is situated just off Water Street and adjoins open countryside and playing fields. There is a parish church, community shop with Café, public house, village hall and playing fields. The town of Ilminster is within 3 miles where an excellent range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found. The A303 is readily accessible and the popular village of South Petherton is also with 3 miles.

ACCOMMODATION

Attractive slate porch protects the front door leading into a spacious hallway, with attractive stone flooring, bespoke Oak staircase with glass balustrade leading to the first floor with cupboard under. Adjoining cloakroom has a vanity unit with wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Sitting room enjoys views from three aspects with Hamstone fireplace with inset log burner, two Oak beams and Oak archway leading through to the dining room with glazed French doors to garden, door returning to the hallway and a further door to kitchen/breakfast room, which is a wonderful room with part vaulted ceiling with four Velux roof lights, views from two aspects and bi-folding doors to the garden. Two bowl ceramic sink with Granite worktops with an excellent selection of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers. Integral appliances including two Neff electric slide and hide self cleaning ovens together with microwave/combi oven with warming plate. Built in dishwasher and fridge and large Granite island unit with five pan induction hob with pop up extractor together with Hamstone flooring. Adjoining utility comprises single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, worktops, space for washing machine and tumble dryer and integrate fridge and two freezers. Boiler cupboard housing the Worcester Bosch gas combination boiler. Door to the study with views from two aspects including stable door to the garden and door leading into the double garage/workshop.

On the first floor is a spacious landing with trap access to the roof void and shelved linen cupboard. The principal suite enjoys views from two aspects with a built in cupboard and Oak beamed archway leading through to the dressing room with fitted wardrobes, cupboards and drawers together with window overlooking the garden. Adjoining en suite bathroom comprising bath with shower attachment, twin wash hand basins with illuminated mirrors over, built in cupboard and combination WC/bidet along with large shower cubicle. The family bathroom comprises bath with shower attachment, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, close coupled WC and shower cubicle. The guest bedroom enjoys views from two aspects again with fitted wardrobes, en suite shower room comprising vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, with illuminated mirror over, close coupled WC and shower cubicle. There are two further bedrooms both with part exposed beams, one with a fitted wardrobe and enjoying views over the garden.

OUTSIDE

The property is approached via a gravelled courtyard with turning circle. The property benefits from gravelled drive leading to the double garage/workshop, approached through electric wooden door and connected with power and light, together with window and door to rear garden. Adjoining this driveway is a further hardstanding area along with a semi-circular raised flower bed to front. The rear gardens have been beautifully landscaped by the present owner, they are well fenced and provide much privacy. There is a large shaped lawn with well stocked flower and shrub borders, together with a large central bed and various trees. There is a mass of colour and the garden should be viewed in order to appreciate the variety of planting. There is also a superb Robinsons greenhouse with brick plinth and connected with power, along with a compost area to side. Within this garden there is a large sun terrace with lighting and cold water tap and a further patio area. To the far side of the property accessed through a gateway with trellis fencing is a more formal garden with various paved pathways, four raised beds, outside lights, hot and cold water taps and a selection of sheds including log store and outside electric sockets.

SERVICES

All mains services are connected. Gas fired central heating.

VIEWINGS

Strictly by appointment through the vendors selling agent, Stags, Yeovil office. Telephone 01935 475000

DIRECTIONS

From Yeovil head towards the A303 and follow the signs towards Ilminster. At Hayes End roundabout at South Petherton take the 2nd exit signposted Ilminster. Continue through Watergore to Lopen Head and at the roundabout continue straight across towards Ilminster. On entering the village of Seavington St. Michael pass The Volunteer Inn on your right hand side and taking the next turning left into Water Street. Continue down the hill whereupon the entrance driveway will be seen on the right hand side. Amherst will be seen as you enter on the left hand side.

Arrange viewing 01935 321902

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