Fulford Apiary, Kingston St. Mary, Taunton, Somerset


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A beautifully appointed four bedroom detached house standing in large gardens of 0.5 acre, attractively situated on the outskirts of this sought after Quantock Hills village.

This individual detached house offers beautifully appointed four bedroom accommodation with excellent living space, including three reception rooms, together with a study and a beautifully appointed kitchen/breakfast room by Harvey and Wade. It stands in well-manicured gardens, which enjoy a wonderful south westerly aspect and being enclosed by mature hedging, they enjoy a high level of privacy. Within the garden there is a purpose built summer house/party room, with open fireplace and adjacent terrace with pergola and space ideal for a hot tub. The property is offered in excellent order throughout, is double glazed and has gas fired central heating.

The current owners have carried out numerous improvements to the property, including the installation of Pergo flooring throughout the downstairs and renewing the kitchen. It offers spacious and beautifully appointed accommodation, with the reception hall giving access to all the main reception rooms. There is a good sized double aspect sitting room with double doors opening onto the rear area of decking, making an attractive sitting out area. The sitting room has an open fireplace with over mantle and tiled hearth. The dining room has an attractive beamed ceiling and it also has a door opening to the rear garden, as does the family/play room. Also on the ground floor there is a cloakroom and double aspect study. The kitchen/breakfast room is of good size and has been recently refitted by Harvey and Wade with oak units with granite work tops with inset twin bowl Belfast style sink with waste disposal unit, five ring Smeg gas hob, cooker hood, built in Neff double oven, space for American style fridge freezer. The utility room has base and wall units and Belfast sink and wall mounted Vaillant gas fired boiler, serving the domestic hot water and heating systems, door to side garden.

On the first floor can be found a good sized landing with recess suitable to provide a study area with adjacent built in shelved cupboard. The master bedroom is particularly light and airy, having a double aspect, with a range of built in wardrobes running almost the length of one wall. There is an en-suite bathroom with white suite. There are three further double bedrooms, two of which have built in wardrobes and they all have large Velux roof lights on the rear elevation with attractive views over the adjoining farmland and to the Quantock Hills. The family bathroom has a modern white suite, together with a separate tiled shower enclosure. The vast majority of the property is double glazed.

The property is approached from the lane through a five bar gate opening on to a gravelled driveway with parking and turning area and giving access to the detached double garage with up and over door, side pedestrian door and sink and gardener's WC. A staircase gives access to a very useful, floored loft space.

The gardens have been attractively landscaped, are lawned on two levels and stocked and interspersed with well stocked flower and shrub borders with pond, ornamental trees and being enclosed by mature hedging and walling, they enjoy a high level of privacy. A flight of steps gives access to the focal part of the garden, being a Summer house/Party room enjoying a lovely triple aspect, with beautiful views over the garden, open fireplace, French doors opening to the terrace and further doors opening to a side terrace with pergola and adjacent terrace with space suitable for hot tub. Timber garden shed.

To the side of the house is a gravelled area of garden with timber faced wood store and making an attractive sun trap, whilst to the rear of the property there is an area of decking bounded by low stone walling. The remainder of the garden is lawned with fruit trees and being enclosed by mature hedging, it enjoys a good deal of privacy.

Situated on the southern corner of the garden can be found a further strip of garden with aluminium framed greenhouse, fruit trees and soft fruits.

Arrange viewing 01823 710069

Humberts - Taunton

17 Hammet Street Taunton

See all properties from this agent

Send me homes like this by email