Belmont Drive, Taunton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Rare Opportunity. An individual detached property situated in one of Taunton's most popular locations. The property comprises three reception rooms, three bedrooms, a fitted kitchen with Aga, garage, off road parking and gardens to the front and rear. EPC Band D.


Belmont Drive is a particularly sought after address on the Southern side of town approached from Trull Road. This small cul-de-sac of interesting and individual homes were developed during the 1960's and they sit within the grounds of Belmont House. The property occupies an elevated position with far reaching views over the town and towards the Quantock Hills.The property benefits from a tucked away location with a rural outlook, but the town centre is within walking distance. The property is well placed for access to Musgrove Park Hospital and Queens College and is also within the Castle School Catchment area.

Taunton, the County town of Somerset provides an extensive range of shopping, educational and cultural facilities, along with access to the M5 motorway at Junction 25 and 26.


8 Belmont Drive is an individual detached house believed to have been built during the 1960's. The house is now in need of modernisation, but lends itself to be extended either above the garage or within the roof space, subject to planning, which would create a stunning house situated in one of Taunton's most popular locations. The house has an attractive faade with mellow brick elevations under a pitched tiled roof.


The accommodation includes an entrance hallway with original parquet floor and a turning staircase to the first floor. The sitting room is a dual aspect room with minster stone fireplace and inset oil effect gas fire. Double doors lead out onto the rear terrace and sliding doors to the separate dining room, with doors to rear garden and hallway. The kitchen is fitted with a range of Limed Oak wall and base unit, with work surfaces, electric hob with cooker under, a two oven Aga and doors leading out onto the rear garden and into the garage, where there is a downstairs WC.

On the first floor, landing with access to the loft and access to the three bedrooms. The master bedroom has fitted wardrobes with shelving and hanging space, dual aspect windows with superb views over the garden. There is a separate sink unit. Bedroom two is dual aspect with a built-in storage cupboard and fitted shelving. There are further double doors housing a wash hand basin. Bedroom three has a front aspect window and built-in wardrobe. The bathroom is fitted with a panelled bath with wash basin and obscure double glazed window. There is a separate WC and substantial attic space, which could easily be converted to create further bedroom space, subject to planning.


There is a double pillar entrance with gates leading onto a brick paved driveway, which provides parking for a number of vehicles. There is also access to a single garage with up and over door. The front garden is planted with various mature shrubs and plants. There is access via either side of the property to the rear garden. The rear garden has a covered veranda, which opens out onto a deep paved terrace with steps leading down to a tiered garden, which is laid to lawn and planted with a variety of shrubs, plants and specimen trees. The garden enjoys a good degree of privacy with hedging on all sides and there are wonderful views over Taunton, towards the Quantock Hills in the distance. Attached to the house is a potting shed with plumbing and space for a washing machine.


Proceed along Trull Road, taking your third turning on the right onto Belmont Drive where No. 8 can be identified by a Stags For Sale board.


The property is being offered For Sale by Informal Tender with a closing date of Thursday 14th November 2019 at 12 noon, unless sold prior.

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Stags - Wellington

7 High Street, Wellington, Devon, TA21 8QT

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