Sampford Brett, Taunton, Somerset, TA4

£800,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A striking family house finished to an exceptional standard occupying an elevated position with breath taking views of the Quantock Hills and set within grounds of about half an acre. No onward chain.

This imposing period property is believed to date back to the 1930's and since then has been extended to provide a spacious family home. The current vendors have significantly updated the property by way of fitted bleached oak flooring on the ground floor and completely redecorated the whole house together with remodelling and replacing the kitchen to name but a few. In brief the accommodation comprises an entrance hall with original front door and attractive tile flooring, a door leads through to a dining hall which immediately draws your eyes to the window which enjoys a superb backdrop of the Quantock Hills. This room also benefits from a new log burning stove and original staircase which leads to the first floor with a cloakroom and WC beneath. The sitting room is a light and airy room enjoying a triple aspect with the main focal point being an attractive Clearview log burner set in a brick surround on a slate hearth. French doors from here lead out to a recently fitted Indian Stone patio covering approximately 100sq metres. The kitchen/breakfast room has been fitted with a bespoke kitchen with Quartz work surfaces and high spec appliances to include a range induction cooker with extractor over, instant hot water tap, integral dishwasher, Maytag American style fridge freezer and Smeg microwave oven. There is also a walk in pantry for additional storage and island unit with seating area. A large boot room, utility and wc completes the accommodation on the ground floor. On the first floor is a large landing, four bedrooms three of which are doubles and enjoy fitted wardrobes. The master has a modern en suite with Jacuzzi bath and power shower with steam option and the remaining bedrooms are serviced by two family bathrooms one of which could be made into a guest ensuite. A second flight of stairs leads to a loft space which could easily be converted to additional accommodation or hobbies room (STP) if so required. To fully appreciate the size and exceptional finish to this property together with its elevated position a viewing is highly recommended.

The property lies on the edge of the attractive and highly sort after village of Samford Brett which is an unspoilt traditional village which centres around a main street along which runs a small stream. There are many interesting period houses in the village together with a fine parish church and village hall and the village offers a thriving community with many active clubs, whilst the larger town of Williton offers a comprehensive range of day to day facilities approximately 1 miles distance. Sampford Brett is also well placed for ease of access to the surrounding countryside including the Brendon and Quantock Hills together with Exmoor National Park and the west Somerset coastline. Taunton lies approximately 15 miles to the south east being the County town and providing a comprehensive range of recreational shopping and leisure facilities along with three noted public schools. Taunton also hosts a main line rail link to London Paddington and access to the M5 motorway interchange at junction 25. International airports can be found at both Bristol and Exeter.

The property is approached off a quiet country lane via a set of timber gates with attractive Quantock stone pillars to either side. The driveway which is predominantly gravelled provides ample parking for several vehicles and is flanked by attractive raised flower beds. To the side of the house is a carport/storage area currently used as a gymnasium. The primary gardens lie to the rear of the property and enjoy stunning views of open countryside and the Quantock Hills in the distance. Within the gardens are a number of mature trees, shrubs and bushes together with two garden sheds and a fantastic tree house within one of the fruit trees. Immediately adjoining the house is a superb Indian Stone patio installed in 2018 ideal for Al Fresco dining and summer entertaining. In all the property approaches half an acre and can only be fully appreciated when viewed.

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