A 3 bedroom gem of a cottage set in a pretty sought after village

Townsend Montacute Somerset TA15 6XH

Under Offer

£300,000 OIEO

Key features

  • Lovely three bed hamstone cottage
  • Stunning hamstone fireplace with woodburning stove
  • Pretty enclosed garden
  • Gas fired Central Heating
  • Sought after village
  • Spacious accommodation
  • Double glazed throughout
  • No onward chain

Full description

Montacute has facilities for most everyday needs with a family run petrol station providing groceries.  There is a sadlery and gift shop set within the Post Office.  The village has two public houses both with accommodation, a museum and a tea shop.  the National Trust provide tea rooms and a gift shop.  schooling to the area are excellent with a seven class primary school to the village and Stanchester academy in Stoke sub Hamdon is also within walking distance.  It is rare to find a village with so much on its doorstep.  The surrounding countryside is great for exploring and has some excellent walks.

The cottage itself has not been offered to the market for nearly two decades and is very well presented.  The accommodation:

Ground Floor

Sitting Room -19'4" x 12'1"  Wooden floor, impressive hamstone fireplace housing woodburning stove.  Two window seats, 2 radiators and a very pretty stained glass window.

Kitchen -7'x13'8" Tiled floor with a range of fitted units housing a stainless steel sink unit and drainer to one side.  There is space for a fridge and a washing machine.  A fitted over is paired with a gas hob. Water and heating are controlled by a combi Brittany boiler.  Radiator

Bathroom - Panelled bath with shower and shower screen oven, low level WC and a wash hand basin.

Hall - Tiled floor, radiator, storage cupboard under the stairs and stairs rising to the first floor.

First floor

Bedroom 1 - 10'5" x 11'10" Exposed hamstone chimney breast, exposed beams and radiator

Bedroom 2 - 11'8" x 8'11" Exposed hamstone chimney breast, exposed beams and radiator

Bedroom 3 - 10'5" x 6'1" Exposed wooden floor and beams, radiator.


The property is approached through a pedestrian gate and a pathway leads to both front and back doors.  then the garden opens up to pretty well stocked cottage garden.  There is a large seating area under a pergola.  The garden is then mainly laid to lawn with a variety of shrubs and plants including roses, wisteria, nasturtiums and fucshia to name but a few.  There are two useful potting sheds, one with electricity connected.

Services - mains water, drainage electricity and gas are connected to the property.

This a freehold property


Council Tax Band C

Agents note - there is pedestrian access to the neighbouring property.


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