North Curry, Taunton, Somerset, TA3

£340,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An individual detached period cottage with gardens, garage and off road parking situated on the outskirts of North Curry. Two reception rooms, kitchen breakfast room, utility room and WC, four bedrooms. EPC Band F.

Situation

Knapp is a pretty hamlet set along on a ridge above the Somerset Levels, taking full advantage of its elevated position enjoying truly spectacular views across a vast expanse of Somerset countryside. The area is a haven for nature lovers, walkers and cyclists well away from busy roads. Just a mile along the lane is the charming village of North Curry, one of the most popular villages in the area with a variety of amenities including a primary school and health centre. Taunton, the county town, is only 7 miles distant with excellent shops, schools and leisure facilities. Taunton is also well placed for travellers with an inner city railway line and the A303 is readily accessible, as well as the M5 motorway at junction 25.

Description

Old Knapp Stores is a charming detached cottage which retains many period features. Formerly the general stores to the area the cottage has been refurbished over the years and now provides a wonderful house with versatile living accommodation.

 

 

Accommodation

The house has well-proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors and includes a brick built storm porch with door to an inner lobby which opens into the living room which includes an open fireplace with inset wood burning stove and exposed blue lias stone chimney breast, beamed ceilings and a front aspect window. A door leads through to the dining room and includes a turning staircase to the first floor and a double aspect window to the front. The kitchen breakfast room is fitted with a range of shaker style wall and base units with electric cooker point and single drainer sink unit. A tiled floor extends through to the breakfast area with a door to boiler room and double glazed sliding doors, which opens on to the rear patio. Steps lead up to a utility room which includes a range of fitted units and has a door to the outside and includes a WC and wash basin. On the first floor the landing provides access to the four bedrooms and bathroom, two of which enjoy wonderful views over the Somerset levels.

Outside

Outside to one aspect of the cottage is a good sized parking area, providing ample parking for a number of vehicles and provides access to an attached single garage. A gateway leads up to the rear garden which is elevated and includes a number of paved terraces, area of lawn with deep planted herbaceous borders and a number of miniature fruit trees and a vegetable garden.

Services

Mains electricity and water, private drainage and oil fired central heating.

Directions

From Taunton and Junction 25 of the M5 motorway proceed in a southerly direction on the A358 Ilminster. Turn left after approx. 3 miles onto the B378 Langport road. After 400 yards bare left signposted North Curry and after a further 1.5 miles turn left at the cross roads and signposted to Knapp. Follow the road baring left up the hill and continue along this road where The Old Knapp Stores can be identified on the left hand side as indicated by a Stags for sale board.

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

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5 Hammet Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1RZ

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