Lower Street, Curry Mallet, Taunton, Somerset, TA3


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A superbly positioned detached house situated on the edge of this popular village on a no through road adjoining open countryside. No onward chain.

This detached property was built in the grounds of the old rectory in approximately 1970 and is of an individual design constructed of reconstituted stone elevations under a pitched tiled roof. The accommodation is conveniently arranged over two floors and briefly comprises a dining hall with picture window enjoying views of the rear gardens and stairs rising to the first floor, a kitchen which could be incorporated into the dining hall, if you so wished, together with a utility. There is also a triple aspect living room with open fireplace and downstairs wc. The current owners have converted the study into a downstairs bedroom complete with en suite wet room which could lend itself to alternative uses if required. On the first floor are 4 bedrooms and family bathroom. The property has been well maintained and looked after over the years although would now benefit from a program of modernisation to bring it up to todays standards.

Monksfield House enjoys an enviable edge of village location down a no through road adjoining open countryside with far reaching views. The village of Curry Mallet offers an excellent range of local amenities including a primary school, local shop, a post office and public house. Curry Mallet is conveniently located with good rail links nearby and the market towns of Langport and Ilminster are some 7 miles distance. Taunton, the county town of Somerset, is approximately 9 miles to the north west and offers an extensive range of services, amenities and educational establishments. Access to the M5 motorway is available at Taunton (J25). An intercity train service is also available from Taunton with a direct line to London Paddington and both the cities of Bristol and Exeter are within an hours drive both hosting international airports.

The property is approached via a private driveway over a cattle grid contained within attractive Blue Lias stone walling and post and rail fencing. The drive is flanked one side by lawned gardens and leads to an attractive courtyard also contained within Blue Lias stone walling with herbaceous borders, providing parking for several vehicles. Here access can be gained to the integral double garage. The gardens are a particular feature to the property and enjoy far reaching views of open countryside and are predominantly lawned interspersed with a number of mature flower beds and fruit trees. Adjacent to the dining area is a patio ideal for Al Fresco dining and summer entertaining and to the side there is a sizeable vegetable patch together with garden shed, oil tank and composting area.

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