Greenway, North Curry, Taunton

£775,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A delightful thatched country house, situated in the popular village of North Curry with gardens and grounds of approximately two acres. EPC Band D.

SITUATION

The property lies just a third of a mile from the village centre of North Curry, which provides an excellent range of local amenities including a primary school, village store / post office, Inn, coffee shop, hairdressers, health centre, churches, family playground and playing fields and pavilion for cricket and football. The property is approximately eight miles from the County Town of Taunton with a wide range of shopping, leisure and scholastic facilities. There is access to the M5 motorway via Junctions 25 and also easy access to the A303. The property is located in a desirable village with easy access to all main routes of communication.

DESCRIPTION

Greenway Thatch is an exceptionally charming thatched house, situated in an enviable location close to the village centre, backing onto open fields. The house has been beautifully maintained by the current owners and offers flexible and versatile living accommodation. The property is not listed and retains many original features throughout including beamed ceilings and open fireplaces. It is the position of the house which is so special, situated in 2 acres and surrounded by mature cottage style gardens, which include wonderful sitting out areas with various patios, separate vegetable garden with raised beds and orchard.

ACCOMMODATION

A gothic arch front door leads to an entrance porch with a further arch door leading to the drawing room, that includes a feature recess fireplace and painted surround with further carved wooden panelling and a beam over. There are vaulted ceilings with exposed roof timbers and doors leading through to the sitting room and dining room. Double glazed windows look to the front and rear. The sitting room has a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, modern wood burner and double-glazed windows looking to the front and rear. Doors lead to the rear veranda and garden, and to bedroom 2. Bedroom 2 has two double glazed windows, vaulted ceiling, exposed roof timbers and a painted fireplace surround, as well as an en-suite comprising a WC, wash basin, enclosed shower surrounds and a window to the rear.

The updated kitchen includes a vaulted beamed ceiling, a range of base units with granite worktops, dual aspect windows and connecting door to the walk-in fitted pantry. There is a utility room with a range of work surfaces, wall and base units, plumbing and space for an automatic washing machine and dryer. There is a floor mounted boiler and a double-glazed window. The utility room outside door leads to the side garden.

The dining room has dual aspect windows, exposed beams and double-fronted cupboard. From the dining room, the inner hallway leads to the large bedroom 1 with three double glazed windows overlooking the garden, built-in wardrobe and an en-suite bathroom with a panelled bath, mixed taps and shower, wash basin, low level WC and two double glazed windows. Bedroom 3 also has windows overlooking the garden and built-in wardrobes. There is a further family shower room with a low-level WC, wash basin, tiled shower and a double-glazed window.

OUTSIDE

A five-bar gate opens onto a gravelled area, where the garage measures 18.8 x 17.7m and there is a lockable internal store and personal door to the rear of the garage. Adjoining the garage is a sun lounge, which is timber framed with insulated roof and has windows overlooking the front garden measuring 12.6 x 11.3m. There is access via either side of the house and are laid out as beautiful cottage gardens with a paved path to the front door. The front gardens are predominately laid to lawn with surrounding flower and shrub beds and a low boundary hedge. Gardens wrap around on both sides of the property with a small orchard on the right-hand side and on the left, there is a paved garden with a central water feature and surrounding shrub beds, creating a wonderful entertaining space. The rear garden is a levelled lawn with deep planted herbaceous borders. The far side includes fruit and vegetable beds, a composting area, a garden shed and is enclosed by fencing and walling. Beyond the garden is an orchard of about 1.5 acres, where there are approximately 45 mainly cider apple trees with hedged and fenced boundaries.

DIRECTIONS

From Taunton at junction 25 of the M5 motorway, take the A358 in an easterly direction towards Ilminster. At the Thornfalcon traffic lights turn left on to the A378 towards Langport and then take the first left exit again. Continue for approximately one and a half miles before descending the hill into the village. At the bottom of the hill, turn right into Greenway. Continue past the health centre, primary school and village hall. The property will be on the left with a Stags sign at the front gate.

SERVICES

Mains electric, water, gas, solar panels and drainage.

AGENTS NOTE

The property will be sold with an uplift clause. Please contact the agent for further details.

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