Crewkerne

£625,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Shutteroaks Cottage is surrounded by open countryside and enjoys wonderful southerly views over rolling countryside. Although rural, the property is by no means isolated as it lies between the villages of Hinton St George, Merriott and the popular town of Crewkerne. Here there are a fine selection of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities including gymnasium and swimming pool, together with various gastro pub.

Situation and Description

Shutteroaks Cottage is surrounded by open countryside and enjoys wonderful southerly views over rolling countryside towards the market town of Crewkerne, along with lovely easterly views of Ham Hill. The property has the benefit of no near neighbours and comprises a well-appointed 5 bedroom family home, benefiting from oil-fired central heating and uPVC double glazed windows throughout.

Although rural, the property is by no means isolated as it lies between the villages of Hinton St George, Merriott and the popular town of Crewkerne. Here there are a fine selection of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities including gymnasium and swimming pool, together with various gastro pubs, Waitrose supermarket and a mainline train station within the town, with a regular service to London Waterloo and Exeter. The A303 trunk road can be joined within 4 miles and access to the M5 at Taunton (Junction 25).

The Property

Shutteroaks Cottage is approached through an entrance porch with tiled floor, leading to the entrance hallway with useful laundry cupboard with plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier and glazed door with stairs rising to first floor. Cloakroom with low level WC and wash hand basin. The living room enjoys large patio doors opening onto the garden, together with recessed wood burner with Ham Stone mantel, door to study, which enjoys wonderful southerly views over the gardens, together with an adjoining dining room with views from two aspects and obscure glazed door into the kitchen/dining room. The kitchen is light and spacious with views from two aspects, including patio doors to side. There is a twin bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer taps over, together with adjoining worktop surrounds and an excellent range of floor and wall-mounted cupboards and drawers. Space for cooker and dishwasher and part panelled walls to dado.

First floor landing with door and staircase leading up to a most useful attic room, which is part boarded together with light and radiator. There are a total of 5 bedrooms, many of which enjoy wonderful views, one with a built-in airing cupboard, one used as a TV lounge with the master bedroom enjoying wonderful views from two aspects together with mirror fronted wardrobes. The family bathroom is spacious and comprises enameled bath, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC and large tiled shower cubicle.

Outside

Shutteroaks Cottage is approached over a gravelled driveway with front lawn with raised vegetable beds, a superb mature oak tree and fine views towards Ham Hill. The property enjoys ample parking and turning and access to a double garage approached through twin up and over doors. They comprise two single garages with power and light and one with a car inspection pit and ladder leading to a first floor office/studio connected with light and power, Velux roof-light and eaves storage and shelving. To the side of the garage is a log store and oil storage tank. On the far side of the property a pathway leads around to the rear garden with large sun terrace protected by a retaining wall with an above-ground pond and steps leading down to the lower lawn. The garden area is well hedged with a fine selection of shrubs, bushes and trees and adjoins open farmland over which there are wonderful country views.

Services

Mains electricity. Private water and drainage.

Directions

From the mini-roundabout within Merriott, by the pharmacy, turn opposite into Moorlands Road. Stay on this lane for approximately one mile and at the crossroads turn left, signposted Crewkerne. After a short distance Shutteroaks Cottage will be seen on the left-hand side, clearly identified by our for sale board.

Viewing

Strictly by appointment through the vendor s selling agents, Stags Yeovil Office. Tel: 01935 475000

Arrange viewing 01935 321902

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