West Buckland, Wellington


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
An individual detached house with a further one bedroom attached annexe with gardens and superb views over the surrounding countryside. The property benefits from off road parking and a car port. EPC Band F.


The property is located in the heart of this popular village, which lies between the popular towns of Taunton and Wellington and on the lower fringes of the Blackdown Hills. The village benefits from a Primary school, Church and village hall. Junction 26 of the M5 motorway is also within easy access, being approximately 1 mile from the property. The County Town of Taunton is 4.5 miles with a great range of shopping, scholastic and recreational facilities, together with a main line rail link to London Paddington.


White Gables is an impressive detached house, which has been skilfully and sympathetically updated by the current owners and includes a one bedroom detached annexe / studio. The well-appointed accommodation is light and airy and arranged over two floors.


There is an entrance hallway with a double glazed door, which leads to the entrance hallway with two front aspect double glazed windows. There are stairs to the first floor and doors off to the reception rooms. The sitting room is a dual aspect room with a minster fireplace and wooden effect laminate flooring. There is a door opening out onto the rear garden. The dining room has exposed wooden flooring, double glazed window to the side, feature fireplace with inset wood burning stove with wooden mantle, tiled hearth and a large under stairs storage cupboard. The kitchen / breakfast room is fitted with a range of ivory base units with granite effect work surfaces. There is an inset one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap, an electric range cooker with stainless steel extractor over, plumbing and space for a washing machine, dishwasher and American style fridge / freezer. The kitchen benefits from tiled flooring with under floor heating and a door provides access to a covered car port and three double glazed windows.

On the first floor, the landing has doors to the bedrooms, a hatched roof space and a window to the front with views. Bedroom one has dual aspect double glazed windows and built-in wardrobes. Bedroom two has dual aspect double glazed window with countryside views. Bedroom three has double glazed windows to the front, views and a door to the en-suite shower room. There is a family bathroom, which includes a fitted matching white suite. There is a door to the airing cupboard, which houses the hot water cylinder.


The property is accessed through two wrought iron gates, which lead onto the driveway and a car port, which provides parking for a number of vehicles. There is a useful covered car port, which provides a natural link from the annexe to the house and has a door leading to the rear garden. The annexe is a flexible room, which could be used as an office, studio or bedroom. There is a window with views over the garden and a door leads to the annexe kitchen, which is fitted with a range of wall and base units with work surfaces over and tiled splashbacks. There is an inset single drainer sink unit and a door to the annexe shower room with a fitted matching suite. Attached to the annexe is a workshop with electricity, light and power, with a further door to a useful storage space. This could be converted further, subject to the necessary planning consents.

The side garden is mainly laid to lawn, with enclosed boundaries on all sides. The garden is well stocked with a range of mature trees, herbaceous shrubs and deep planted borders. There is a delightful patio area with a wall separating the main area of garden, which was once the wall of three cottages, which was believed to have been built in the 1800 s. The remains of a fireplace and bread oven are still visible. There are wonderful views over surrounding countryside and towards the Wellington Monument.


From Taunton take the A358 towards Wellington. Take the turning left to the Worlds End Pub towards West Buckland. Proceed for about 1 mile, where the property is the first on the right hand side, as identified by a Stags For Sale board.

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