Curload, Stoke St Gregory, Taunton, Somerset, TA3

£725,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A beautifully apportioned barn conversion offering spacious 5 bedroom living accommodation, swimming pool, tennis court and stunning gardens and grounds.

This well apportioned barn was constructed some 40 years ago and is of Blue Lias stone elevations, rendered in parts with sections of timber cladding. The accommodation is incredibly spacious and comprises an impressive entrance hall which could be knocked through to the kitchen to make a kitchen/dining room. The kitchen is well equipped with a number of integral appliances and to the right of the entrance hall is a dining room with open fire place and French doors through to a dual aspect living room enjoying views of the gardens. Also on this floor is a WC and utility. Upstairs are five double bedrooms with master ensuite and dressing room and two family bathrooms. At the top of the stairs a linen cupboard can be found with coat rail and ample shelving and four of the upstairs bedrooms have fitted wardrobes. The property benefits from oil fired central heating and double glazing throughout and is beautifully decorated. Outside is ample parking, a detached garage with studio, swimming pool, tennis court and beautifully manicured gardens. To fully appreciate the finish and charm of this superb family home a viewing is highly recommended.

The Old Barn is situated in the hamlet of Curload, at the top of Curload hill, which is on the edge of the Somerset Levels an area famous for it's Withy beds and basket making and is designated an environmentally sensitive area. Close by are the villages of Stoke St Gregory and North Curry which between them provide a range of local facilities including post offices, primary schools, general stores, health centre and churches. Locally are a variety of pubs serving excellent food with the renowned Firehouse at Curry Rivel. A more comprehensive range of amenities are available in the county town of Taunton about ten miles away including excellent state and independent schools, theatre, County Cricket Ground and railway station with frequent services to London Paddington. The M5 motorway is extremely accessible with Junction 25 only 7.5 miles from the property.

There are numerous, all-year round attractions with the nearby Willows and Wetland Centre and a number of National Trust properties. Excellent walking can be enjoyed along the droves near the River Tone.

The property is approached off the public highway via a driveway which is shared at first and then leads to a gravelled parking with an electric sliding gate. Here is a detached garage with studio/office to the side and a set of steps lead down to a sun terrace which adjoins the house. Adjacent is an outdoor swimming pool with pool house and large lawned gardens with well established borders. Steps lead down to a further lawned area with ornamental fish pond and tarmacadam tennis court which is now in need of some maintenance. Also within the grounds is a raised vegetable garden with glass house and garden shed. In all the garden extends to approximately 0.6 of an acre.

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