Back Lane, Curry Rivel, Langport


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An individual detached contemporary modern house situated in a wonderful rural setting, close to the centre of the village. The property comprises four bedrooms, three reception rooms, a detached double garage and ample off road parking.


The property occupies a private setting within the scattered hamlet close to the village of Curry Rivel all which is famous for its monument Burton Pynsent. Curry Rivel village is within walking distance and has a good range of day to day amenities including a Primary school, church, shop, café, fuel station and pub. Langport a small ancient market town located to the east provides further local amenities. Taunton the County town of Somerset is found in the opposite direction. There are several independent schools namely Kings Collage, Queens Collage and Taunton School. A renowned sixth form college is also situated in Taunton, Richard Huish Collage. Other school in easy reach include Sherbourne, Millfield and Hazelgrove. Curry Rivel has good access to communications to the A303 at Podimore roundabout, providing fast easy access to London. The M5 motorway can be joined at Taunton junction 25. Taunton has a mainline railway station with fast trains to London Paddington in under two hours.


Willow View House is a newly built house of significant proportions. A high-quality finish is evident throughout and the vendor has carefully selected traditional materials and the house has been built to a modern day, high insulation standards. The property has an attractive façade with a mixture of blue lias stone with brick quoins and larch cladding under a pitched slate roof. The property was originally converted from the former water pumping station and created to take advantage of its enviable setting surrounded by a parkland countryside setting.


The accommodation includes an impressive reception hall with engineered oak flooring, which extends to the majority of the ground floor rooms with double built in storage cupboards, Velux windows and double doors opening to the side garden. There is an impressive oak and glass central staircase leading to the first floor. The sitting room is an impressive room with massive picture windows, allowing plenty of light to flood into the roof with part vaulted ceiling and chimney breast and hearth allowing for a wood burning stove. There is a huge open plan kitchen / family room, which has been fitted with a range of shaker style wall and base units and includes a range of integrated appliances with oak block work surfaces, inset sink, space for a range cooker with extractor hood over, central island unit with breakfast bar and built in units with wine fridge, tiled underfloor heating and triple aspect windows with bi-folding doors leading out to the front patio. There is a door to the rear and a door leading to the utility room; which is fitted with units matching the kitchen with plumbing and space for a washing machine, a tumble dryer and oil fired central heating boiler. There is a study / ground floor bedroom five with a window to the rear and a ground floor shower room, which could serve as an en-suite, if required.

On the first floor, there is a galleried landing with built-in storage cupboard and doors to the bedroom. The master bedroom suite includes a walk-in dressing room, en-suite shower and dual aspect windows. Bedrooms two and three both have en-suite shower rooms and built-in double wardrobes and bedroom four enjoys views over the surrounding countryside. There is a family bathroom with a free-standing double ended bath, WC with concealed system, wash hand basin with cupboards under and enclosed tiled shower cubicle.


The house is approached via a shared driveway, which provides access to an open turning and parking area and provides access to the detached double garage, which is cladded with a pitched tiled roof. This could be converted in the future to provide an annexe / studio / workshop on the first floor. The gardens to the front are mainly laid to lawn and the deep patio / seating area extends to the side and rear of the house. At the rear there are raised low brick walling with deep planted borders. This includes a number of specimen trees and shrubs.


The property benefits from mains electricity, water, private drainage and oil fired central heating.


Once in the village of Curry Rivel just before the petrol station proceed down Wiltown Road (B3168). Take the first left hand turning onto Back Lane and proceed for 300 yards. The entrance of Willow View House can be found on the left hand side, as identified by a Stags For Sale board.

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