Ash, Thornfalcon, Taunton, Somerset, TA3

£875,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
A beautiful Grade II listed thatched cottage sympathetically enlarged to provide spacious five bedroom living accommodation together with one bedroom annex and fabulous gardens. In all about 3.85 acres.

This historically rich property dates back to the 16th Century and boasts a wealth of character features from the era. Since then the previous owners obtained planning permission to substantially extend which now provides a tastefully synergy between the old and new and now offers spacious five bedroom living accommodation, with a one bedroom annexe perfect for multi generation living or an additional income.

The original part comprises a cross passage hall, a large sitting room with impressive Inglenook fireplace, a modern farmhouse style kitchen and utility together with a study and WC. The newer part provides an entrance hall, a generous kitchen/dining room with utility off, a conservatory enjoying views of the gardens and a triple aspect living room. A choice of three flights of stairs lead to the first floor where there are six bedrooms with master ensuite and dressing room, a second ensuite and family bathroom.

Outside is ample parking, a range of outbuildings and fabulous gardens. In all extending to approximately 3.85 acres.

Agents Note

It must be brought to the attentions of the prospective purchasers that the proposed expansion of the A358 will mean a new junction will be situated cross to the property. For further information please contact the selling agent.

The property is set within this hamlet on the south eastern edge of Taunton. The county town is easily accessible approximately four miles away and provides an extensive range of shopping, educational, sporting and cultural facilities along with access to the M5 motorway (2 miles) at Junction 25, Blackbrook. There is also a main line intercity rail link with direct route to London Paddington and the cities of Exeter and Bristol both lie within an hours drive hosting international airports. Taunton provides excellent schooling with three noted public schools namely Kings and Queens Colleges and Taunton School.

An entrance gate leads on to a gravelled drive with ample parking and turning leading to an open bay car port (12.61 x 4.72m) of stone construction with corrugated pitch roof and adjoining workshop/store (4.94 x 4.72m) complete with light, and power. The gardens and grounds are a superb feature to the property with the majority laid to formal lawns with numerous specimen trees, shrubs and bushes. The whole extending to approximately 3.85 acres. Adjoining the house to the rear is a paved terrace enjoying a southerly aspect complete with Koi-Carp pond and water feature.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Taunton

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