Fivehead, Somerset, TA3


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A pretty detached stone cottage retaining many character features with a garage and mature enclosed gardens.


Hill Farm Cottage enjoys a prominent position within the favoured village of Fivehead, which is a small rural village situated approximately 3 miles from the neighbouring village of Curry Rivel and 5 miles from the nearby village of Langport. The village offers a range of facilities including a Public House, Shop, Restaurant, Parish Church, Chapel, Garage and Village Hall. A more comprehensive range of facilities can be found in Langport, which includes a selection of shops, a Tescos Supermarket, Churches, Doctors and Dentist Surgery's. Langport also benefits from a Library, Public Houses and Restaurants and there are a range schools for all ages including the well-known Huish Episcopi Academy and there are railway stations located at Taunton, Castle Cary and Yeovil.


Hill Farm Cottage is a very pretty period cottage, which is situated close to the centre of this popular village. The current owners have improved the cottage greatly and whilst carrying out their improvements, they have retained much of its original charm and character, whilst adding high quality leaded double glazed windows and doors.


The accommodation is arranged over two floors and comprises an entrance porch with a double glazed stable door with leaded glazed windows overlooking the front and a heavy panelled door to the entrance hall. A cross passage entrance hall with original plank and muntin screen, flagstone floor and doors to the Reception Rooms. The Sitting Room centres upon a deep inglenook fireplace with a bread oven, heavy beam over, front aspect window with seat, heavy beam ceilings, door to hallway and door to staircase which rises to the first floor. The Dining Room has a front aspect window, exposed wooden floor, period open fire place and a night storage heater. The Kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and base units with work tops with a sink and fitted cooker, two Velux windows, a door to the airing cupboard and access to the Utility Room. The Utility Room is fitted with a range and base units, a single drainer sink with a mixer tap, plumbing and space for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. A sliding door leads to a Shower Room with an enclosed double shower cubicle, fitted electric shower and window to the side. A downstairs Cloakroom with a wash hand basin, low level WC and half panelled walls. There is a side porch with a double glazed stable door providing access to the driveway and parking area.


On the first floor landing there is a night storage heater and doors off to three bedrooms. The Master Bedroom has a front aspect double glazed window, electric heater, exposed wooden floor, hatch to the roof space and door to the built in wardrobes, which run along the length of one wall. In addition, there is a door providing eaves storage and exposed beams. Bedroom Two and Three also have exposed beams and front aspect windows. There is a separate Bathroom with a suite comprising of panelled bath, wash hand basin and a Velux window. There is a separate cloakroom.


To the front of the property the garden is enclosed by low stone walling with a bridge providing access to the parking and turning area, which in turn leads to the detached single garage with up and over door, power and light. The front garden is laid to lawn and surrounded by planted herbaceous borders and has a pathway to the front door. The rear garden is accessed from the parking area and in enclosed by wooden fencing panels and includes a good size lawn with a number of mature specimen trees. The garden backs onto open farmland.


Mains Water, Drainage & Electricity are connected.


From Taunton proceed out on the A358 towards Ilminster. At the Thornfalcon traffic lights turn left signposted to Curry Rivel and Langport. Proceed on the main road passing through the village of Wrantage and go up the hill into Fivehead. Once in the village of Fivehead take the second turning on the right hand side into Butchers Hill and proceed down the hill. At the bottom of the hill turn left and continue for a short distance where the property ca be seen on the left hand side, just on the corner by the turning for Swell.

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

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