Wells House, Stapley, Taunton, Somerset


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  • Bedrooms: 5
An individual detached 5 bedroom house, enjoying a delightful situation in this small hamlet, within the Blackdown Hills, in a generous plot extending to approximately 0.5 acre

Individual Detached House

5 Bedrooms, 3 Receptions, 2 Bathrooms

Generous plot extending to approximately 0.5 acres

Situated within the Blackdown Hills

An individual detached 5 bedroom house in a generous plot extending to approximately 0.5 acre, Wells House enjoys a

delightful situation in this small hamlet within the

Blackdown Hills AONB. Here, access to Exeter and Taunton plus the connectivity of ultrafast broadband go hand in hand with a peaceful country lifestyle, where deer, pheasant and a myriad of other wildlife are frequent visitors and blackberries for jam come from your own garden.

Wells House is a modern detached house, which has been

within the same family ownership since 1985. The property

offers light and airy accommodation with a good degree of privacy. It has a good orientation with a versatile layout and well-proportioned rooms, such as the generously-sized, sunny sitting room with feature fireplace incorporating a wood-burning stove, and the kitchen and dining room linked to create a modern, sociable family living space. On the first floor the contemporary master suite has its own private facilities while generous double bedrooms 2 and 3 are almost equal in size – perfect for keeping the peace in family life! One further double, a single bedroom and large family bathroom complete the upstairs accommodation. The property has the benefit of an ultrafast broadband pod, electric night storage and panel heaters and double glazing throughout.

The property is approached through a

Reception Hall with stairs to first floor providing

understairs cupboard, built in coat cupboard

Sitting Room with feature "Minster" stone fireplace incorporating wood-burning stove, dual aspect windows with forest and garden views, French doors opening onto the sunny terrace and the garden

Study/Family Room with outlook over the rear garden

Dining Room with window to the front elevation and flowing

through to

Kitchen with a range of fitted units providing work surfaces

with cupboards and drawers under, wall mounted

cupboards, single drainer stainless steel sink unit, built in

oven, hob and hood, built in fridge, space and plumbing for

dishwasher, tiled floor, window

Utility with a range of units, single drainer sink and a half,

space for tumble drier and space and plumbing for

automatic washing machine, window to rear, door to carport

Cloakroom with white low level w.c., wash basin and


First Floor

Landing, with access to loft with ladder, boarding, power

and light. Airing cupboard with shelving

Bedroom 1 a large room with dual aspect over forest and garden views, a range of built in wardrobes, door to

En Suite with Aqua Lisa luxury double width shower, granite worktop with wash basin with oak cupboards under, w.c. with concealed cistern, window

Bedroom 2 good sized double with window

Bedroom 3 good sized double with window

Bedroom 4 double room with window

Bedroom 5 /Study with window to the front elevation

Family bathroom with suite comprising Jacuzzi bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., shower cubicle, fully tiled, window.


The property is approached over a gated driveway providing ample off-road parking and giving access to a large carport incorporating wood store. Adjoining the carport is a double garage with automated up and over door, power and light. The property is surrounded by its own land extending to approximately 0.5 acre, which is laid principally to lawn with trees and shrubs, a mature orchard and the south-west facing terrace, which is well suited to outside dining/seating.


Wells House enjoys a delightful situation within the Blackdown Hills, which have been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and provide miles of footpaths and bridleways, ideal for those with walking and equestrian interests. The local primary school is within walking distance, with further good local amenities and facilities in the village of Churchinford, including a public house, doctor's surgery and community shop. Taunton, the County Town, provides a comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities as well as a main line railway station and M5 Motorway interchange. Junction 26 of the M5 Motorway is also readily accessible being about 8 miles away, whilst the A303 is a similar distance to the South


From Taunton proceed in a southerly direction passing the villages of Trull and Blagdon Hill. Continue out of Blagdon Hill onto the Blackdown Hills. At the crossroads continue heading south, following the signs to Churchinford. On the right hand side you will pass by Culmhead Business Park and take the next turning right signposted to Smeatharpe. Follow the road along passing the farm on the right. Take the first turning right signposted to Stapley. Follow the road into the hamlet where Wells House will be found on the right hand side.

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