Corfe, Taunton, Somerset, TA3 £390,000

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Bedrooms: 4

An attractive village house with large garden and off road parking, situated in a delightful location, at the foot of the Blackdown Hills. Sitting Room, Glazed Atrium, Playroom, Open Plan Kitchen / Dining Room, Four Bedrooms (Two En-Suite), Bathroom, Enclosed Rear Garden, Off Road Driveway With Ample Parking.


Glade House enjoys a delightful setting in this favoured village to the south of Taunton, adjoining open fields, with views towards Pickeridge Wood and the Village Church. The property is set back from the road and is approached via a pillared entrance onto a generous driveway providing parking for a number of vehicles. Corfe offers a thriving community centred around a fine Parish Church with amenities to include a Village Inn and a well used Village Hall. Corfe stands at the foot of the Blackdown Hills, which have been designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and offer miles of footpaths and bridleway for those with walking or riding interests. The village of Corfe is well placed with ease of access to the Blackdown Hills and to the South Coast beyond. The town centre of Taunton is approximately 3.5 miles distant.

Taunton, the county town of Somerset, provides comprehensive facilities with a good range of shops, excellent schools both within the state and independent sectors, a theatre, county cricket ground, racecourse and a main line railway station. There is also access to the M5 motorway via Junction 25.


Glade House is an attractive period property with generous gardens, situated in the centre of this popular village. The well proportioned versatile accommodation centres around a vaulted glazed hallway with downstairs cloakroom and turning staircase leading to the first floor. The principal rooms all lead off of the reception hall. There is a good-sized sitting room with stone and brick built open fireplace and beamed ceiling. A substantial open plan kitchen / dining room with dual aspect windows, ideally suited for family living and is fitted with a range of solid oak floor fitted cupboards complemented by a newly fitted oven, hob and extractor. The dining room has double-glazed double doors leading out onto the patio and garden. On the first floor there is a galleried landing which gives access to the bedrooms, with the master bedroom having an en-suite shower and built in wardrobes. The second bedroom also has an en-suite and there are two further single bedrooms and a fitted bathroom suite. The property has the benefit of oil-fired central heating and most windows are double-glazed.


Double-glazed front door with side panel to

Sitting Room

Dual aspect double-glazed window. Stone built open fireplace. Flagstone hearth. Heavy beam ceiling. Ceiling downlights. Doorway to

Glazed Atrium

Which is a particular feature of the property. Stairs to first floor with vaulted ceiling incorporating galleried landing. Door to

Downstairs Cloakroom

Low-level WC. Washbasin.

Open Plan Kitchen/Dining Room

Front aspect double-glazed bay window. Door to side. Double-glazed double doors to rear garden. Window overlooking rear garden. Fitted with a range of oak wall and base units. Granite effect roll edge surfaces with inset ceramic hob. Stainless steel oven and extractor hood over. Single drainer sink unit with mixer tap. Plumbing and space for washing machine and space for dishwasher.

First Floor Galleried Landing

Master Bedroom

Dual aspect windows. Built in wardrobe with shelf and hanging space. Door to


Tiled shower cubicle. Low-level WC. Pedestal washbasin. Ceiling downlights.

Bedroom Two

Two front aspect double-glazed windows. Door to


Obscure double-glazed window. Enclosed tiled shower cubicle. Low-level WC. Pedestal washbasin.

Bedroom Three

Velux window to front.

Bedroom Four

Velux window to rear.


Fitted with a suite comprising; panelled bath with fitted shower attachment. Low-level WC. Pedestal washbasin. Chrome heated towel rail. Velux window.


A brick pillared entrance provides access onto a tarmacadam driveway providing parking for a number of vehicles. There is access along the side of the house to the rear garden which has a deep paved patio onto an area of extensive garden laid to lawn.

Directional Note

Leave Taunton in a southerly direction on the A3170 heading towards Honiton and Corfe. Proceed past Taunton racecourse. upon entering the village the property can be found on the left-hand side, just after the Parish Church and the row thatched cottages.

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