Yallands Hill, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton, Somerset, TA2


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A charming period semi detached house offering generous, well appointed five bedroom living accommodation and views of open countryside. No onward chain

This delightful period property was once a detached farmhouse and dates back several centuries, but has since been divided and extended to provide a most spacious family home. The accommodation is conveniently arranged over two floors and briefly comprises an impressive entrance hall, 3 characterful reception rooms, each with open fireplaces, a dual aspect kitchen/breakfast room, WC and utility. On the first floor are five double bedrooms, two of which enjoy en-suites and a well equipped family bathroom and a shared balcony with views south towards the Quantocks. The room sizes are one of the real selling points of this property which can only be fully appreciated when viewed. Outside are mature front and rear gardens, an attractive stone built summer house,

ample parking.

The property is located within this highly favoured area of Taunton on the outskirts of Monkton Heathfield within a short walk of Heathfield Secondary School. Taunton is easily accessible providing its extensive range of shopping, educational, sporting and cultural facilities along with access to the M5 motorway and a main line intercity rail link. International airports can be found at both Bristol & Exeter.

The property is approached off the public highway over a cobbled drive which leads to a car parking and turning area for several vehicles. The front gardens are predominantly lawned and are well screened from the road with established leylandii hedge with mature herbaceous borders. A set of timber gates give access to the rear allowing vehicular access and where there is a predominantly lawned garden with well established flower beds and borders and a delightful summer house of traditional stone construction under a pitch tiled roof. Adjoining is a patio area enjoying fantastic views of the surrounding countryside and beneath the balcony is a further patio ideal for summer entertaining and alfresco dining.

Public Rights of Way

There is an agricultural right of access over the drive to the field adjoining the rear gardens.

As you approach the property both the adjoining property, Bramble Cottage and Woodlands have the right to turn over the first part of each others driveway.

Storm Porch with attractive pitch thatched roof and solid timber front door with glazed panels over.

Entrance Hall with doors off to all principle reception rooms.

Second Hallway with porch and access to side.

Living Room a characterful room with open fireplace (currently disused), timber window seat and stairs rising to the first floor.

Sitting Room a dual aspect room with storage in recess and minster stone open fireplace with minster store surround.

Utility Room with a range of fitted base units with roll top work surfaces and matching wall cupboards over, stainless steel sink with tiled splash back, storage cupboards, boiler room and airing cupboard.

WC with hanging space for coats, low level WC with hand wash basin.

Snug with under stairs cupboard, large inglenook fireplace containing log burning stove with brick surround and flagstone hearth. Storage in recess and French doors to the outside patio area.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room a large dual aspect room with range of fitted base units with roll top work surfaces and matching wall cupboards over, integral double oven, fridge and dishwasher. Integral four ring gas hob with extractor fan over and door to outside.

First Floor

Landing with seating area and access to loft space.

Bedroom One an impressive triple aspect room enjoying far reaching views of the surrounding countryside, walk in wardrobe and en-suite. Door out to balcony.

En-Suite with fitted panelled bath set in tiled surround with shower unit over, low level WC, hand wash basin and heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two a dual aspect room with fitted wardrobe and door out to balcony.

Second En-Suite with corner shower unit, low level WC, hand wash basin and heated towel rail.

Bedroom Three a dual aspect room with fitted wardrobes and access to the loft space.

Bedroom Four a double room with window.

Bedroom Five a dual aspect room with access to the loft space.

Family Bathroom with fitted panelled bath set in a tiled surround, large walk in corner shower, low level WC, hand wash basin and heated towel rail.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Taunton

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