- A rare find and perfect for those seeking a characterful property and a wonderful garden; full of trees and teaming with wildlife.
- Immaculately presented and tastefully modernised with exceptional attention to detail and high standards throughout.
- Affording generously proportioned accommodation perfect for families and professionals alike, full of charm and characterful features throughout.
- Stunning country kitchen with ample storage, electric Aga and granite work tops. Plus a utility room with space for a washing machine and tumble dryer.
- Spacious reception rooms with exposed beams, flagstone floors and inglenooks with multi-fuel stoves.
- Three beautifully presented double bedrooms with vaulted ceilings and exposed beams. Two stylishly appointed bathrooms with high quality fixtures and fittings.
- Fantastic outside space, occupying just over an acre to include ample parking for a number of vehicles, detached garage, garden and copse.
Tolly Cottage, a stunning 17th century property boasting characterful features throughout, beautifully presented and immaculately maintained with large garden/copse teaming with wildlife, ample driveway parking and a garage. This is a must view property!
A rare find and perfect for those seeking a characterful property and a wonderful garden; full of trees and teaming with wildlife. Once a row of three cottages, Tolly Cottage retains many original features including flagstone floors, chamfered beams, inglenooks and vaulted ceilings with exposed trusses on the first floor. Immaculately presented and tastefully modernised with exceptional attention to detail and high standards.
To the ground floor a spacious 'L' shaped room is a fantastic entertaining space featuring inglenooks with multi-fuel stoves at either end creating two reception areas. The dining room can easily accommodate a family size table and chairs and also features an inglenook with multi-fuel stove and adjacent to the bread oven. Continue into the kitchen, passing the utility room with space for a washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. The stunning country kitchen with breakfast room at one end opening onto the garden is fitted with a range of base, wall and drawer units with black granite worktops, belfast sink, an island with oak extension and a built in oak dresser. Keen cooks will be pleased to have a good size larder and electric Aga, with a fan oven, convection oven, grill and warming drawer. Appliances also include a dishwasher and tall fridge.
The first floor is accessed via two staircases leading to three beautiful double bedrooms all having vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and trusses and built in storage, a useful feature found throughout the home. The principal bedroom benefits from an attractively appointed ensuite shower room and walk-in wardrobe. The remaining bedrooms are serviced by a stylishly appointed bathroom with porcelain tiles, bath and shower over, wall mounted wash basin with drawers beneath and concealed cistern WC with built in units. Finally, there is a useful study and cloakroom.
At the front of the property there is ample driveway parking and room for a motor home if desired. A detached garage with double timber doors is supplied with power and light and pedestrian door to side. A side gate gives access to the garden which is also accessed from the kitchen/breakfast room. The plot in its entirety covers just over one acre and includes a patio terrace extending from the rear elevation, an area of lawn, a pond and delightful seating point where you take in far reaching views. Continue up the garden and into the copse filled with a wide variety of mature and well established trees, shrubs and bulbs interspersed pathways leading throughout and around the boundary. A large poly tunnel will please keen gardeners and provide additional storage.
Taunton Road is situated at the very edge of the village amidst rolling countryside. Ashcott is a popular village situated 4 miles to the west of Street on an area of high ground known as the Polden Hills. Ashcott has a primary school, two pubs in the village centre, village store, church and village hall. The picturesque surrounding landscape is popular with walkers and people interested in natural history. There are also a number of nature reserves within easy access. The busy town of Street offers an excellent shopping centre together with a Theatre, Crispin Secondary School and Strode College. Ashcott is 9 miles from Junction 23 of the M5. The centres of Exeter, Bristol and Bath are 53, 36 and 37 miles. Bristol International Airport is 31 miles and both Taunton and Castle Cary railway stations (London Paddington) 20 miles.
From Street take the A39 towards Bridgwater passing through the village of Walton and after the Pipers Inn turn second left towards Taunton. The property will be found on the left hand side 300 yards after the turning to Bradley Lane.