Church Street, Isle Abbotts, Taunton


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  • Bedrooms: 3
An attractive Grade II listed cottage with a self-contained annexe and mature gardens. The property has well proportioned accommodation, a garage and landscaped gardens.


Isle Abbotts is a very popular small village, located some 5 miles North of Ilminster and is set within the much-favoured area of Somerset, located within beautiful countryside, being within easy access of a number of local towns, which include Langport (7 miles), Ilminster (5 miles) and the County town of Taunton, which is 11 miles. There is easy access to the Road Networks including the A303 and M5 motorway at Junction 25. This area is surrounded by miles and miles of footpaths and bridleways.


Monks Cottage is a delightful Grade II listed property, with colour washed rendered elevations under a both a thatched and tiled roof. The cottage retains many period features including heavy beamed ceilings and period fireplaces. There is a self-contained one-bedroom annexe and the property is set within mature gardens.


The accommodation is arranged over two floors and includes an entrance porch, which opens through to an entrance lobby with stairs to the first floor and openings through to the dining and drawing room with a window to the front with window seat, heavy beamed ceilings and a fireplace with surround. There is a door leading to the breakfast room, sitting room and access to the dining room. The dining room has heavy beamed ceilings and windows to the front. The main sitting room has an open fireplace and exposed beamed ceiling. There is a bay window to the front and a small window to the side. A lockable door provides access to the self-contained annexe. The kitchen / breakfast room is located at the rear of the property, and includes a range of built in units with a sink, double drainer and a deep bay window overlooking the rear garden. There is access to a utility room and at the other end, there is a door leading through to the rear porch (the former post office) with a fully installed safe and access to the downstairs cloakroom with a door to the parking area.

On the first floor, there is a landing that stretches along the rear of the cottage. There are three bedrooms, all with front aspect windows and a fitted bathroom suite.


The annexe is self-contained with exposed beams and a range of units, a sink and plumbing and space for an automatic washing machine and dishwasher. There is access through to a walk way, where there is fitted bathroom suite, sitting room and a double bedroom.


There is a brick paved double drive to one side of the cottage. The front garden is gravelled and enclosed by wooden picket fencing and includes a red post box. The rear garden is predominately laid to lawn with patio and includes a number of specimen trees and shrubs with access to a double garage with an electrically operated up and over doors, windows and a pedestrian door leading to the garden. There is a Swiss wooden cabin, which is included within the sale.


From Taunton take the A358 towards Ilminster. Go past the village of Hatch Beauchamp and Ashill and turn left sign posted to Ilton. Follow the road to Ilton and continue through the village, past the airfield and continue where you will find Isle Abbotts sign posted. Continue into the village of Isle Abbotts towards the Church and Monks Cottage can be identified on your left hand side, by a Stags For Sale board.

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5 Hammet Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1RZ

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