Lower Street, Curry Mallet, Taunton, Somerset, TA3

£499,950

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A wonderful 17th century period cottage with mature gardens, situated on the edge of Curry Mallet. Sitting room with deep inglenook fireplace, fitted kitchen, dining room, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 en suite), car port, office and approx. 0.33 acres of mature gardens. EPC Band E.

Situation

Jasmine Cottage is situated on the edge of the historic village of Curry Mallet, which is well served by local amenities including a Post Office, general store, tea room, public house, primary school and village hall. The village is situated within some of the most beautiful countryside in Somerset including superb walks and riding opportunities. The County Town of Taunton is 9 miles and provides a great range of shopping and leisure facilities including a theatre, Somerset County Cricket Ground and wide range of high street stores. There are many excellent scholastic facilities in the area, in both the state and independent sectors. The village primary school is within walking distance of the property. Jasmine Cottage also provides excellent communication links with J25 of the M5 motorway approximately 8 miles away and mainline rail links from Taunton train station. There is also access to the nearby A358 and the A303 at Illminster.

Description

The property is beautifully presented well-proportioned detached period cottage of local Blue Lias stone elevations under a tiled roof. There are attractive rural views from many of the windows. The cottage has been improved by the current owners over the recent years and retains much of its original character including exposed beams, built in fireplaces plus plank and muntin panelling.

Accommodation

An entrance porch with a door to the storage/boot room. A heavy panelled door opens into the sitting room which has double aspect windows, deep inglenook fireplace with bread oven and heavy beamed ceilings. The kitchen has been fitted with hand painted units which include an integrated dishwasher, washing machine, granite work surfaces, double bowl butler sink, space for a Range cooker, wine fridge, fridge freezer and a Travertine tiled floor. Steps lead up to the dining room, which includes wood effect flooring, fireplace and a wood burning stove with a door and windows to the gardens.

On the first floor there is an impressive master suite with an exposed plank and muntin wall, built in wardrobes and door to the en suite. The en suite has exposed beamed ceilings, a Velux window, bath, shower and WC. Bedroom two includes a range of built in furniture and a separate shower room. The shower room includes a double tiled shower cubicle, WC and wash basin. From the landing there is access to bedroom three which is within the roof space and has beamed ceilings and a Velux window.

Outside

Externally the house sits within gardens which extend to approximately a third of an acre. There is a five bar gate opening out onto a gravel hardstanding that provides parking for a number of vehicles and there is access to a carport with stairs that lead up to the first floor office. There is a further utility room which includes plumbing and space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. The gardens are delightful and include a number of specimen trees and plants and a substantial area of lawn with a pathway running along the length of the garden. In a separate area of the garden there is a vegetable garden with raised beds, a timber workshop, store and polytunnel and enjoys views over neighbouring fields.

Directions

From J25 of the M5 motorway follow signs to Yeovil on the A358. After the Thornfalcon traffic lights take the next left off of the A358 sign posted to Hatch Beauchamp. Follow this road up to the village of Hatch Beauchamp turning left by The Hatch Inn public house. Proceed along this road into Curry Mallet and on entering the village turn right at the grass triangle into Lower Street. Follow this road to the end and bear right down the no through road towards the Church. Proceed along the road where the property can be identified on the left hand side.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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