Market Place, Wiveliscombe, Taunton


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A spacious and individual 3 bedroomed detached home peacefully located in the heart of this thriving small town, with flexible open plan living and views to the Quantock and Brendon Hills.


Location in the heart of the town, Wiveliscombe is known for its friendly active community. With a weekly farmers market, the town offers a good range of facilities including supermarket, public houses, vets, library, medical centre, post office and primary and secondary schools together with a community centre. There are excellent sporting facilities including a recreational ground with its heated open air swimming pool, football, rugby and tennis clubs. For a wider selection the County Town of Taunton is within 11 miles with its main line rail link to London Paddington and access to the M5 motorway. The smaller town of Wellington is within 7 miles where further shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found together with additional access to the motorway


15 Market Place is a spacious detached home in a peaceful cul-de-sac in the heart of Wiveliscombe. Originally built in the 1950s The current owners have extensively renovated and extended the property to a high quality with energy efficiency in mind. Comprising two large and flexible living spaces downstairs, three double bedrooms upstairs, a family bathroom, and a shower/wet room. Outside is a pretty enclosed garden with views over roof tops to hills beyond. Garage and parking for two cars. A rated gas central heating and hardwood double glazing and external doors throughout. Roof recently re tiled with traditional Bridgwater tiles, and a solar thermal panel providing free hot water.


A half-glazed hardwood door leads to a spacious entrance hall with a tiled floor and stairs to a galleried landing. The linked living room and sun lounge provide a large space which can be used in a variety of ways, and features engineered wood floor, a woodburner, hardwood windows to front and rear, a timbered rooflight and a stable door to the side. The open plan kitchen, dining, living space has handmade solid wood kitchen units with oak and black marble worktops and a painted glass splashback. Space for a range cooker, fridge and dishwasher The pantry has a space for a freezer as well as a washing machine, and plenty of storage space. Oak French doors lead to the garden. A part-tiled wet room with level access shower, pedestal wash basin, low level wc, towel rail and an extractor completes the ground floor.

Galleried landing with window to front, wooden floor, airing cupboard with thermal store collecting hot water from the solar thermal panel, the woodburner, and the gas central heating boiler. Bedroom 1 is a double with dual aspect windows. Bedroom 2 is a double with double glazed window to the rear. Bedroom 3 with double glazed window to the rear. All three bedrooms have views of the Quantock and Brendon Hills. Family bathroom consisting of a white suite, shower screen and mixer tap with shower attachment over panelled bath, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, towel rail, extractor fan, tiled splash back and frosted window to the front.


The pretty enclosed garden has a useful patio area, lawn with mature shrubs with views across the roof to to the hills beyond. There is access to the side with gravel to the front. Garage and parking for 2.


Strictly by appointment with the vendor's selling agents, Stags, Wellington Office.


From Wellington head north to Milverton and take the B3227 to Wiveliscombe. From The Square, proceed along North Street and turn right onto Northgate. Take the second right turn into Spring Gardens and proceed into Market Place where 15 Market Place will be found on the right hand side.

Alternatively if on foot from the town centre there are two paths which cut through to the property.


Mains gas, electricity water and drainage.

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Stags - Wellington

7 High Street, Wellington, Devon, TA21 8QT

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