Galmington Road, Taunton, TA1


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3

A most UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY to acquire a truly excellent PERIOD COTTAGE in the heart of the GALMINGTON area. The property boasts enormous CHARACTER THROUGHOUT including impressive exposed beams, Inglenook Fireplaces and Cottage-Style Kitchen. Driveway PARKING to the rear. Viewing is essential!


Connells proudly present to the market this incredible period cottage set in the heart of Taunton's popular Galmington area, benefitting from excellent school catchments, public transport and access to Musgrove Park Hospital. The property boasts an enormous wealth of character throughout including exposed beams from a 14th century ship and stonework from The Caste in Taunton's Castle Green. In brief the property comprises entrance hall / Dining Area, impressive Living Room with Inglenook Fireplace, Cottage-style Kitchen and bespoke Sun Room / Utility. On the first floor is a beautiful feature fireplace, three double bedrooms and the Bathroom. Simply must be viewed to truly appreciate.

Front Door

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Entrance Porch

Internal door leading through to the...

Entrance Hall / Dining Area

A striking and inviting entrance into the property where you are met immediately with an abundance of charm and character. Features include an incredible exposed beam believed to have originated from a dismantled 14th century sailing ship and ornate wooden panelling with recessed storage cupboard. Solid wood flooring extending through to the Living Room. Internal single glazed windows with lead camed glasswork. Large medieval wooden archway leading to the Sun Room / Utility.

Living Room 19' 7" x 16' 8" ( 5.97m x 5.08m )

This stunning and generously sized room features an array of exposed beam work to the ceilings and walls. The main feature of the room is the large recessed Inglenook fireplace with stonework imported from the famous Castle Hotel in Taunton's Castle Green, fitted with a double door wood burning stone. Television point, telephone point and two wall-mounted radiators. Understairs cupboard and bespoke corner cupboard. Door to the Kitchen.

Kitchen 14' 5" x 7' 9" max plus door recess ( 4.39m x 2.36m max plus door recess )

An attractive cottage-style Kitchen with a range of fitted wall and base cupboards / drawers. Solid wood work surfaces incorporating a recessed belfast sink. Freestanding range-style gas oven and hob. Further recess and plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Wall-mounted gas combination boiler. Tiled splashbacks and flooring. Window to rear aspect overlooking the garden.

Sun Room / Utility

Timber frame construction with glass panelled roof and tiled flooring. Single door leading out to the private rear garden.

First Floor Landing

Continuing with extensive character the large, open landing has further beam work and a brick & cast iron feature fireplace. Built-in storage cupboard and wall-mounted radiator. Doors to all bedrooms and the bathroom.

Bedroom 1 11' 3" x 11' 2" ( 3.43m x 3.40m )

A generous double bedroom with fitted wardrobes, wall-mounted radiator and window to front aspect.

Bedroom 2 10' 10" x 8' 7" ( 3.30m x 2.62m )

Exposed beams, walk-in wardrobe and window to front aspect.

Bedroom 3 14' 5" x 7' 8" ( 4.39m x 2.34m )

Wall-mounted radiator and window to rear aspect


A neutral suite comprising bath with mixer taps and wall-mounted shower over, low level W.C. and wash hand basin. Wall-mounted heated towel rail. Window to rear aspect.

Front Garden

The property is set well back from the road and is screened by boundary walling, fence work and brushwood fenced surrounds.

Rear Garden

To the rear of the property is a low maintenance garden paid to herringbone block paving and stone chippings. Raised brick flower beds. Rear wooden gate leading to the driveway.


Private driveway parking to the rear for one car.


From Vivary Park front gates head West along Upper High Street and take the left hand turning signposted for Trull to join Trull Road. Turn right at the painted roundabout and continue down the hill on Galmington Road. The property will be located on the right hand side by a Connells For Sale sign.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.

2. These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.

3. The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.

4. Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.

5. Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.

6. Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

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