Stoke Road, North Curry, Taunton, TA3

Guide price


A LANDMARK in the North Curry conservation area requiring completion of RESTORATION begun by the adjoining owners of The Warren, and EXUDING ALL THE CHARM you would expect from a quintessential grade II listed PERIOD PROPERTY within this highly sought after village.


This delightful period dwelling boasts a wealth of character features over three storeys, namely double hung sash windows, board partitions, flagstone flooring and numerous vestigial marks from its passage through farm storage, perhaps a brewery, a girls boarding school, the war time base for 'The Land Girls, a warehouse and periods as simply a part of The Warren. The house is of stone elevation and tiled roofs and provides two principal reception rooms, both with impressive features and flagstone floors. In addition a study/snug on the first floor, cloak room and kitchen with flagstone floor. Upstairs four large double bedrooms, master ensuite and two family bathrooms.

The History

Built probably around 1800 originally as farmhouse storage/staff accommodation it became a girls boarding school in 1918, with the telephone number 'North Curry no.3'. In 1937 it was the home of Cathleen Tacci-Morris & her RAF officer husband Anthony Stagg. During the War it was the 'Womens' Land Army' base and after Mrs Zelle's catering hire business. Cathleen's father was an inventor, adapting motorcycles with guns for the Army.


The Brewery is approached over a shared tarmacadam entrance drive which leads to two car parking spaces. The garden adjoins the property both side and rear. There is a raised sun terrace.

Agents Note

The property is structurally secure after decades of neglect and receipt of a closure order in 1965. There is mains drainage. Gas, water, electricity and superfast fibre are readily available. Listed building consent 24/23/0006; Planning approval 24/20/0044; Full Plans Building Regulation approval 5/FP/22/07730/a.


From Taunton at the M5 junction 25 proceed east towards Ilminster passing through the village of Henlade and onto the dual carriageway filtering left at the apex and turn left again sign posted to North Curry. Continue into and through the village and when almost having left the village the property will be found on the left hand side opposite the turning for White Street.

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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