Attractive thatched character cottage
Grade II listed
Highly desirable location
Open plan sitting room/kitchen/breakfast room
Lovely Delabole Slate flooring
Gas fired Rayburn & central heting
Fantastic south facing gardens
Town centre and seafront half a mile
Edge of Exmoor National Park
A wonderful opportunity to acquire one of the few period cottages situated on the picturesque Church Steps on North Hill in one of the oldest and most photographed areas of the town close to superb walks nearby on the edge of the Exmoor National Park yet within half a mile of the town centre and seafront.
Built under a thatched roof the cottage nestles below St. Michael's Church and the accommodation in brief comprises; good sized open plan sitting room/kitchen/breakfast room with Delabole slate flooring and Rayburn with oak beam over. Stairs lead from the sitting room up to the first floor where there are three comfortable sized bedrooms, two of which are walk through rooms. There is a downstairs bathroom, attractive recess and beam over. The cottage benefits from its own beautiful private gardens with an attractive seating area and with stone summerhouse and then steps leading up to the main gardens which are enclosed mainly by hedging and stone wall and are mainly laid to lawn with a range of attractive flower beds, fruit trees and with magnificent sweeping views over part of the town and towards the surrounding hills.
The property is situated on the highly favoured slopes of lower North Hill within half a mile of the town centre and sea front, West Somerset Steam railway line and the beautiful Blenheim Gardens with traditional bandstand. Minehead offers an excellent range of shopping, banking recreation facilities to include bowls, tennis and golf. The County town of Taunton is approximately 24 miles to the east, has mainline rail connections and has access to the motorway network. For those enjoying walks in the countryside the property is ideally placed on the edge of the Exmoor National Park, Quantock, Brendon Hills and many other beauty spots all close at hand.
We understand there is a right of way giving access for the neighbouring property only.
From our office in Friday Street turn left into the Parade down through the town taking the second left into Blenheim Road and then first left into Martlett Road. Proceed up to the war memorial following the road around to the left and proceed into the continuation of St. Michaels Road. On passing St. Michaels Church on your right hand side Church Steps will be found on your left with a footpath leading down to the cottage.