Kingston St. Mary, Taunton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
An individual period house located in the centre of this highly popular village. The property comprises three bedrooms, four reception rooms, kitchen with Aga, South facing gardens and has off street parking and a garage. EPC Band D.


Manor View is situated in a wonderful position, close to the centre of the highly desirable village of Kingston St Mary. The village provides an active community with many local clubs and organisations, as well as a Primary school, garage, public house, parish Church, village hall and playing fields. The property is well located to Taunton town centre and positioned at the foot of the Quantock Hills, known as a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and are easily accessible for those with walking or riding interests. Taunton, the County town of Somerset is three miles to the South and provides a more extensive range of local amenities and is highly regarded for its schools, both in the state and private sectors. Taunton has a mainline railway station with frequent services to London Paddington and the rest of the country. The M5 Motorway can be accessed at Junction 25, providing access to other regional centres.


Manor View is a semi-detached house constructed of brick and colour wash elevations under a slate roof. The property has been extended over the years and was once the village post office. The house is now spacious, flexible and benefits from a large parking area and garage adjoining the house. Manor View has charming period features to include block brick and flagstone flooring, and many feature fireplaces.


From the parking area a door leads into the inner hall and further into the family room, a light and airy room with double doors opening out to the garden and a staircase leading to a mezzanine level. There is a study with views over the garden. From the entrance hall there is a downstairs bathroom, garage and a utility room with access to the garden. The main part of the house has a kitchen with an Aga and double openings to the breakfast room with a block brick flooring and panelling to dado rail. From the kitchen there is access to the dining room with an open fireplace with inset wood burning stove and brick arch over and further access to the sitting room.


From the dining room and sitting room, there is access to the entrance hall and the door to the front of the property.


On the first floor, the property has three bedrooms and a shower room.


To the rear of the house, there is a work shop with access to the garage. The gardens of the house lie predominately to the South and include two lovely patio areas and then the gardens are wonderfully landscaped with a range of flower and shrub borders, interspersed with gravel pathways, which lead to areas of lawn and to a vegetable garden. To the Eastern side of the property, there is a stream, which is a wonderful feature of the property to the front. There is a block brick driveway with parking for numerous vehicles.


Proceed out of Taunton and upon reaching the village of Kingston St Mary. The property can be found directly opposite Lodes Lane, as identified by a Stags For Sale board.

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5 Hammet Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1RZ

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