Broad Lane, North Curry, Taunton


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A charming detached country house set on the outskirts of the favoured village of North Curry, with established South facing mature gardens. The property comprises five bedrooms, three reception rooms, office / studio space, garage and ample parking. EPC Band E.


Situated just outside the highly sought-after village of North Curry, Meadow View occupies a quiet, rural position. North Curry is a thriving, family friendly community with a wide range of local amenities including a village shop, post office, Primary school, Doctors surgery, church and active village hall.

The County town of Taunton offers a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities in addition to several notable public and state schools. The town also plays host to Somerset County Cricket Club. Taunton provides mainline rail links to London Paddington and the property is well located for easy access to the M5 motorway and the A303.


Meadow View is an attractive detached country home, which has been skilfully and sympathetically remodelled by the current owners to create a beautiful, versatile family home. The property retains many of its original period features throughout, with a range of modern contemporary fixtures and fittings. The property is located in a wonderful plot extending to just under an acre and is set back from the lane, with a high degree of privacy. The property is southerly facing and there are a range of outbuildings, garaging and ample parking.


The entrance door opens onto the light and spacious reception hallway with blue lias flagstone flooring. There is access into the study, which in turn leads onto the utility room with plumbing and space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. There is a pedestrian door leading out onto the driveway / parking area. From the reception hall, there is access to the large walk-in cloakroom with ample storage and hanging space. A door leads from the hallway, into the day room. This is a wonderful light and spacious reception room with a window to the front overlooking the gardens and beyond. An opening leads through to the kitchen / dining room. There are French doors opening out to the front garden and patio area. The kitchen is a wonderful feature of the property and is light and spacious with period features including exposed stone walls, wonderful ceiling beams and a large bay window with a deep window seat. The kitchen is fitted with a hand painted shaker style range of matching units. There is a Belfast double sink with a window overlooking the rear garden, space for an American style fridge / freezer and space for a dishwasher. There is a deep inglenook with heavy beam over with an Aga and matching companion oven. A door leads to the rear hallway with access to the sitting room. Again, this is a wonderful room for entertaining with glazed doors opening out to the side garden. There is a deep inglenook fireplace with a log burning stove and feature baker oven. The sitting room enjoys an exposed stone wall along one aspect. The rear hallway provides access to the boot room with a door leading out to the garden. There is access to the garage, which houses the boiler and this in turn provides access to the office / studio space. This is a wonderful addition for people wishing to work from home with a separate pedestrian door leading out to the garden.

Stairs rise to the first floor from the rear hall onto a split level landing. The master bedroom is a dual aspect room with fitted wardrobes along one wall. The windows have fitted electric blinds and enjoy far reaching views over the fields and countryside beyond. The master en-suite is fitted with a corner shower cubicle, twin sinks with a storage underneath, a roll top claw foot bath, low level WC, exposed painted floorboards and two radiator towel rails. There are four further good-sized double bedrooms, all light and spacious with wonderful panoramic views, and two bathrooms both with fitted matching suites. The shower room has been newly renovated with a modern matching suite.


Meadow View enjoys a delightful position set back in the centre of its plot. The grounds are southerly facing and extend to approximately 0.5 of an acre. There are two entrances, both through five bar gates, leading to a gravelled parking and turning area. The garden has a variety of apple trees lining the entrance. There is a car port and garage at the rear of the property. The gardens are predominately laid to lawn with deep planted herbaceous borders. There is a generous sized patio area perfect for entertaining family and friends. To one side, is a pond, greenhouse, area laid to chipping for ease of maintenance, store sheds and a summerhouse.


Upon reaching the centre of the village of North Curry, proceed along Stoke Road, heading towards Stoke St Gregory. After a short distance take the right hand turning onto Broad Lane. Proceed for a short while where the property can be identified by a Stags For Sale board on your left hand side.

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