A CHARMING four-bedroom period home is on the market.

The property retains many original features but has undergone recent refurbishment.

The stunning countryside surrounding the property is owned by The Duchy of Cornwall giving complete protection in the area.

Double doors open into a sitting room, with window seats, exposed timbers and feature hamstone fireplace.

Downstairs, there is also a family room with a breakfast area. In the room, there is an original flagstone floor, exposed ceiling timbers, a window seat and a hamstone surround inglenook fireplace.

It is believed the impressive carved stone surround originally came from the first village church.

The kitchen which includes a comprehensive range of contemporary style wall and base units and island work station. An electric oven with ceramic hob and further space for appliances completes the arrangement. A useful pantry can be seen in the corner.

Outside, there is an old apple barn, which is a two-storey, detached stone building and features an exterior stone staircase.

The main gardens run around the house and are laid mainly to lawn incorporating a variety of trees.

SUMMARY: Location; Isle Brewers, Taunton; Price; £875,000; Agent; Humberts; Contact; 01823 773061.