- Superb character cottage of high specification with planning permission for a two-storey extension
- Stunning kitchen/dining room with granite tops and built-in appliances
- Generously proportioned reception room with large inglenook and wood burning stove. Ground floor study/playroom and cloakroom.
- Three superbly well-proportioned double bedrooms all overlooking the garden
- Lovely cottage style garden to the side and rear with established borders and stone terrace
- Driveway providing off road parking to the home
This delightful detached cottage is beautifully presented throughout and features a private sunny garden with wonderful garden office and planning permission for a two storey extension, all situated in the desirable village of Compton Dundon.
A charming and characterful cottage built of local Blue Lias stone under a clay tile roof with solid oak ledge and brace doors throughout, double glazed oak casement windows and doors with bronze furniture and a bespoke fitted kitchen. From the entrance hall, there is ample space for coats and boots and doors off to the kitchen/diner and a cloakroom/utility. The kitchen/dining room has plenty of space for a table and chairs and is fitted with an attractive range of shaker style units including pantry, ceramic sink and drainer unit complemented by stunning rolled edge slate worktops. Built in appliances include a microwave oven, dishwasher, tall fridge/freezer and a freestanding ceramic hob and double oven. A glazed door opens into the garden and a second door takes you through a hall where stairs ascend to the first floor and into a charming and spacious sitting room having a large inglenook with wood burner and there is also a useful under stair storage cupboard. Dual aspect windows overlook the garden with feature window seats and shutters. Glazed French doors provide entry into the garden and another door leads into a study.
On the first floor you have the benefit of three double bedrooms all of which have a pleasant outlook over the garden. The master bedroom has been fitted with wardrobes along one wall providing plenty of storage. Finally, a family bathroom comprises of a panelled bath with shower over, WC and wash basin.
A gravel driveway provides tandem parking for three cars and continues around the side of the property to a sunny courtyard with timber shed and attractive lean to with doors and clay tile roof housing the oil tank on one side and a wood store on the other. A gate opens into a delightful, private and well established rear garden, mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and generously stocked borders including lavender, holihocks, roses and spring bulbs. A stunning barrel topped home office is negotiable if desired. Flagstones extend from the side elevation and step up to a lovely terrace, an ideal spot for alfresco dining. Enclosed on all sides by mature hedging and a Blue Lias stone wall.
Compton Dundon is a favoured village situated to the south of Street in picturesque Somerset countryside. The village has a pub, the Castlebrook Inn, a village hall and Church. The thriving town of Street provides an excellent range of shopping facilities as well as Crispin secondary school, Strode Sixth Form College, Millfield School, indoor and open air swimming pools, a theatre and choice of pubs and restaurants. The country town of Somerton is nearby and the property is well placed to enjoy the many attractive features Somerset has to offer. The neighbouring county of Dorset is similarly attractive and offers a beautiful coastline, with Lyme Regis being with 35 miles. Street (Millfield School) 2 miles, Somerton 3.5 miles, Taunton (County Town) 21 miles, Bristol 35 miles, Bath 32 miles, Castle Cary Railway Station (London Paddington) 13 miles, A303 Podimore Junction 7 miles.
Proceeding from the town of Street follow the B3151 towards Somerton. After approximately 2.5 miles you will arrive at Compton Dundon. Pass a garage and at the War Memorial turn left into Compton Street. Turgles will be identified a on your left hand side by our for sale board. Note: The gable end faces the road.