Corfe, Taunton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A well-proportioned detached period house situated on the edge of the popular village of Corfe. Stunning village location, two reception rooms, living room / conservatory, fitted kitchen, five bedrooms, two en-suites, family bathroom, well stocked gardens and garden office / studio. EPC Band E.


Brookside enjoys a delightful situation in this favoured village to the south of Taunton, adjoining open fields with views up to the Blackdown Hills. Corfe offers a thriving community centred around a fine parish church with amenities to include the village inn and well used village hall. Corfe stands at the foot of the Blackdown Hills which have been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and offer miles of footpaths and bridleways for those with walking and riding interests.

The village of Corfe is also well placed for ease of access to these hills and to the south coast beyond. Taunton, the County Town, provides a comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities as well as a main line railway station and M5 Motorway interchange.


Brookside is a delightful village house, which offers well-proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors. The house has been extended over the years and has a handsome facade with colour washed elevations under a double pitched tiled roof.


The accommodation includes a reception hall with an open fireplace and inset wood burning stove with a tiled hearth and timber surround. A turning staircase leads to the first floor and there are doors off to the reception rooms. The dining room has double aspect windows with a fireplace and inset gas fire. The inner lobby with doors to; the yard, low level WC, walk in pantry and access to the further reception rooms. The kitchen is fitted with a range of high gloss wall and base units with integrated dishwasher, fridge, granite work tops with space for a range cooker, windows overlooking the patio and garden and an arch recess with an opening through to the conservatory / living room. The living room is a wonderful light room with views over the wooden hillside coombe and access to the paved patio area. The utility room has a range of built in cupboards, tiled floor and plumbing and space for a washing machine.

On the main landing there are doors off to the bedrooms. The master bedroom has dual aspect windows and arch through to an en-suite shower room with low level WC and a wash hand basin. There are three further bedrooms, which are all of a good size with stunning views. The family bathroom comprises a Jacuzzi bath, enclosed tiled shower cubicle, wash hand basin and a dual aspect double glazed window with views. There is a separate WC.


There is a driveway, which sweeps around to the side and then to the rear of the property. There is a tarmacadam parking and turning area and access to a former garage, which is now an office with electricity, light and power. There is also an outside log store.

To the side of the property is a deep paved patio area ideal for entertaining with a pergola. The main area of garden is laid to lawn with deep planted herbaceous borders and a pathway, which leads to a SUMMER HOUSE and beyond to a SELF CONTAINED GARDEN OFFICE which has a kitchen area and low level WC, power, light and broadband connection. A fabulous space for working from home. The garden is enclosed by post and rail fencing and enjoys wonderful views over fields and the Blackdown Hills.


Leave Taunton in a southerly direction on to the B3170 heading towards Corfe, passing Taunton Race course. Upon entering the village, proceed past the public House on your right hand side and Brookside is the last property on the left hand side, as you leave the village.

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